Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the law having a shadow of good things to come, and not the very image of the things, can never with those sacrifices which they offered year by year continually make the comers thereunto perfect.


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Bible References


Hebrews 8:5
who serve a sketch and shadow of the heavenly [things], just as Moses was warned [when he] was about to complete the tabernacle, for he says, "See to it that you make everything according to the pattern which was shown to you on the mountain."
Hebrews 9:9
which [was] a symbol for the present time, in which both the gifts and sacrifices which were offered were not able to perfect the worshiper with respect to the conscience,
Colossians 2:17
which are a shadow of what is to come, but the reality [is] Christ.


Hebrews 10:3
But in them [there is] a reminder of sins {year by year}.
Hebrews 7:18
For on the one hand a preceding commandment is set aside because of its weakness and uselessness
Hebrews 9:8
The Holy Spirit [was] making this clear, [that] the way [into] the holy place [was] not yet revealed, [while] the first tent was still in existence,


Hebrews 10:14
For by one offering he has perfected for all time those who are made holy.

General references

Exodus 40:26
And he placed the gold altar in the tent of assembly before the curtain.
Leviticus 16:30
because on this day he shall make atonement for you to cleanse you; you must be clean from all your sins {before} Yahweh.