Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he made the altar of burnt offering of shittim wood: five cubits was the length thereof, and five cubits the breadth thereof; it was foursquare; and three cubits the height thereof.
2 Chronicles 4:1
he made a bronze altar, twenty cubits in length and twenty cubits in width and ten cubits in height.
“And these are the measurements of the
altar by cubits (the cubit being a cubit and a handbreadth): the base shall be a cubit and the width a cubit, and its border on its edge round about one span; and this shall be the height of the base of the altar.
what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,
I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession;
how much more will
the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?
We have an altar
from which those who serve the tabernacle have no right to eat.
1 Peter 2:5
you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
Foursquare; and three cubits the height thereof
altar hearth shall be twelve cubits long by twelve wide, square in its four sides.
All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
The city is laid out as a square, and its length is as great as the width; and he measured the city with the
rod, fifteen hundred miles; its length and width and height are equal.