Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And thou shalt take of the blood of the bullock, and put it upon the horns of the altar with thy finger, and pour all the blood beside the bottom of the altar.

General references

Bible References

The blood

Leviticus 8:15
Next Moses slaughtered it and took the blood and with his finger put some of it around on the horns of the altar, and purified the altar. Then he poured out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar and consecrated it, to make atonement for it.
Leviticus 9:9
Aaron’s sons presented the blood to him; and he dipped his finger in the blood and put some on the horns of the altar, and poured out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar.
Leviticus 16:14
Moreover, he shall take some of the blood of the bull and sprinkle it with his finger on the mercy seat on the east side; also in front of the mercy seat he shall sprinkle some of the blood with his finger seven times.
Hebrews 9:13
For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have been defiled sanctify for the cleansing of the flesh,
Hebrews 10:4
For it is impossible for the blood of bulls and goats to take away sins.

The horns

Exodus 27:2
You shall make its horns on its four corners; its horns shall be of one piece with it, and you shall overlay it with bronze.
Exodus 30:2
Its length shall be a cubit, and its width a cubit, it shall be square, and its height shall be two cubits; its horns shall be of one piece with it.
Exodus 38:2
He made its horns on its four corners, its horns being of one piece with it, and he overlaid it with bronze.

Pour all

Leviticus 4:7
The priest shall also put some of the blood on the horns of the altar of fragrant incense which is before the Lord in the tent of meeting; and all the blood of the bull he shall pour out at the base of the altar of burnt offering which is at the doorway of the tent of meeting.
Leviticus 5:9
He shall also sprinkle some of the blood of the sin offering on the side of the altar, while the rest of the blood shall be drained out at the base of the altar: it is a sin offering.
Leviticus 9:9
Aaron’s sons presented the blood to him; and he dipped his finger in the blood and put some on the horns of the altar, and poured out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar.

General references

Exodus 29:16
and you shall slaughter the ram and shall take its blood and sprinkle it around on the altar.
Hebrews 9:21
And in the same way he sprinkled both the tabernacle and all the vessels of the ministry with the blood.