Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the Levites that are gone away far from me, when Israel went astray, which went astray away from me after their idols; they shall even bear their iniquity.
And the priests the Levites, sons of Zadok, who watched the watches of my holy place in the going astray of the sons of Israel from me, they shall draw near to me to serve me, and they stood before me to bring near to me the fat and the blood, says the Lord Jehovah:
Her priests did violence to my law, and they will profane my holy place: between the holy to the profane they separated not, and they did not make known between the unclean to the clean, and from my Sabbath they hid their eyes, and I shall be profaned in the midst of them.
To the priests being consecrated: of the sons of Zadok, who watched my watches, who went not astray in the going astray of the sons of Israel, as the Levites went astray.
2 Kings 23:8
And he will bring all the priests out of the cities of Judah and defile the heights where the priests burnt incense there from the hill even to the Well of the Oath, and he brake down the heights of the gates which were at the door of the gate of Joshua chief of the city which were at the left of a man in the gate of the city.
2 Chronicles 29:4
And he will bring in the priests and the Levites, and he will gather them together to the street of the sunrising,
And our kings, our chiefs, our priests and our fathers, they did not thy law, and they attended not to thy commands and thy testimonies which thou didst testify against them.
For also the prophets, also the priests were polluted; also in my house I found their evil, says Jehovah.
Her prophets vain-glorious men of treacheries: her priests defiled the holy place, they violated the law.
1 Timothy 5:22
Put hands swiftly upon none, nor participate in others' sins: keep thyself pure.
And Cain will say to Jehovah, My sin is great, above bearing.
And he eating it shall bear his iniquity, for he profaned the holy thing of Jehovah; and that soul was cut off from its people.
And the man was clean from iniquity, and this woman shall bear her iniquity.
No soundness in my flesh from thy wrath; no peace in my bones from the face of my sins.
And be shall see of the labor of his soul, he shall be satisfied: by his knowledge my just servant shall justify for many; and he shall bear their iniquities..
And to the priests, the Levites, I will not cut off a man from my face bringing up burnt-offerings, and burning the gift, and doing sacrifice all the days.