Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Eleazar married one of the daughters of Putiel, and she bore him Phinehas. These are the heads of the fathers’ households of the Levites according to their families.
When Phinehas the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, saw it, he arose from the midst of the congregation and took a spear in his hand,
Moses sent them, a thousand from each tribe, to the war, and Phinehas the son of Eleazar the priest, to the war with them,
and the holy vessels and the trumpets for the alarm in his hand.
Then the sons of Israel sent to the sons of Reuben and to the sons of Gad and to the half-tribe of Manasseh, into the land of Gilead,
Phinehas the son of Eleazar the priest,
and Phinehas the son of Eleazar, Aaron’s son, stood before it to minister in those days), saying, “Shall I yet again go out to battle against the sons of my brother Benjamin, or shall I cease?” And the Lord said, “Go up,
for tomorrow I will deliver them into your hand.”
1 Chronicles 6:4
became the father of Phinehas, and Phinehas became the father of Abishua,
Then Phinehas stood up and interposed,
And so the
plague was stayed.
And so the
2 Chronicles 19:11
Behold, Amariah the chief priest will be over you in
all that pertains to the Lord, and Zebadiah the son of Ishmael, the ruler of the house of Judah, in all that pertains to the king. Also the Levites shall be officers before you. Act resolutely, and the Lord be with the upright.”
2 Chronicles 26:20
Azariah the chief priest and all the priests looked at him, and behold, he was leprous on his forehead; and they hurried him out of there, and he himself also hastened to get out because the Lord had smitten him.
no one takes the honor to himself, but receives it when he is called by God, even as Aaron was.