Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he made ten candlesticks of gold according to their form, and set them in the temple, five on the right hand, and five on the left.
1 Kings 7:49
and the lampstands, five on the right side and five on the left, in front of the inner sanctuary, of pure gold; and
the flowers and the lamps and the tongs, of gold;
1 Chronicles 28:15
and the weight of gold for the
golden lampstands and their golden lamps, with the weight of each lampstand and its lamps; and the weight of silver for the silver lampstands, with the weight of each lampstand and its lamps according to the use of each lampstand;
He said to me, “
What do you see?” And I said, “I see, and behold, a lampstand all of gold with its bowl on the top of it, and its seven lamps on it with seven spouts belonging to each of the lamps which are on the top of it;
“You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden;
Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying,
“ I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life.”
As for the mystery of the seven stars which you saw in My right hand, and the seven golden lampstands: the seven stars are the angels of the seven churches, and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.
Then you shall make a lampstand of pure gold. The lampstand and its base and its shaft are to be made of hammered work; its cups, its bulbs and its flowers shall be of one piece with it.
1 Chronicles 28:12
and the plan of all that he had in
mind, for the courts of the house of the Lord, and for all the surrounding rooms, for the storehouses of the house of God and for the storehouses of the dedicated things;
a copy and shadow of the heavenly things, just as Moses was warned by God when he was about to erect the tabernacle; for, “ See,” He says, “that you make all things according to the pattern which was shown you on the mountain.”