Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he made the holy anointing oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, according to the work of the apothecary.
Thou must take unto thee of the principal spices: of excellent myrrh five hundred shekels and of aromatic cinnamon half so much, even two hundred and fifty shekels, and of aromatic calamus two hundred and fifty shekels,
Thou shalt prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; thou hast anointed my head with oil; my cup is running over.
But my horn shalt thou exalt like the horn of a unicorn; I shall be anointed with fresh oil.
And the Spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD,
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to preach good tidings unto those who are cast down; to bind up the wounds of the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those that are bound;
For he whom God has sent speaks the words of God; for God does not give the Spirit by measure unto him.
2 Corinthians 1:21
Now he who confirms us with you unto Christ and has anointed us is God;
1 John 2:20
But ye have the anointing of the Holy One, and ye know all things.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Take unto thee aromas, stacte and onycha and aromatic galbanum and pure frankincense, of each in equal weight.
The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is no one that does good.
Let my prayer be set forth before thee as incense, the gift of my hands as the evening sacrifice.
Who in the days of his flesh, when he had offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, was heard because of his reverent fear;
Therefore he is able also to save to the uttermost those that come unto God by him, seeing he ever lives to make intercession for them.
And another angel came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer; and there was given unto him much incense of the prayers of all the saints, that he should offer upon the golden altar which was before the throne.
Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour: likewise a small act of folly unto him that is esteemed for wisdom and honour.