Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


We have an altar, whereof they have no right to eat which serve the tabernacle.

Bible References

An altar

1 Corinthians 5:7
Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new lump, as ye are unleavened. For even Christ, our passover, is sacrificed for us;
1 Corinthians 9:13
Do ye not know that those who work with sacred things live of the things of the sanctuary? and those who serve at the altar partake of the altar?
1 Corinthians 10:17
For one loaf of bread means that many are one body, for we are all partakers of that one loaf.


Numbers 3:7
And they shall keep his commandment and the commandment of the whole congregation before the tabernacle of the testimony, to minister in the service of the tabernacle.
Numbers 7:5
Take it from them, and it shall be for the service of the tabernacle of the testimony; and thou shalt give them unto the Levites, to each one according to his ministry.

General references

Exodus 37:25
He also made the altar of incense of cedar wood: the length of it was a cubit and the breadth of it a cubit; it was square; and two cubits was the height of it; its horns were of the same piece.
Exodus 40:6
Then thou shalt set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle, of the tabernacle of the testimony.
Isaiah 19:19
In that day shall there be an altar to the LORD in the midst of the land of Egypt and a pyramid titled -- œTo the LORD -- at the border thereof.
Luke 5:38
But new wine must be put into new wineskins, and both are preserved.