Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Also the children of those that had been carried away, which were come out of the captivity, offered burnt offerings unto the God of Israel, twelve bullocks for all Israel, ninety and six rams, seventy and seven lambs, twelve he goats for a sin offering: all this was a burnt offering unto the LORD.

Twelve bullocks

Bible References

Offered burnt

2 Chronicles 29:31
And Hezekiah answered and said, Now ye have consecrated yourselves to Jehovah, come near and bring sacrifices and thank-offerings into the house of the Lord. And the congregation brought in sacrifices and thank-offerings; and as many as were of a willing heart, burnt-offerings.
Psalm 66:10
For thou, O God, hast proved us: thou hast tried us, as silver is tried.
Psalm 116:12
What shall I render unto Jehovah, for all his benefits toward me?
Luke 1:74
to give us, that, saved out of the hand of our enemies, we should serve him without fear

Twelve bullocks

Ezra 6:17
and they presented at the dedication of this house of God a hundred bullocks, two hundred rams, four hundred lambs, and for a sin-offering for all Israel, twelve he-goats, according to the number of the tribes of Israel.
Numbers 7:27
one young bullock, one ram, one yearling lamb, for a burnt-offering;