Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are the figures of the true; but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us:

The figures

Bible References

The holy

Hebrews 9:11
But Christ having come a high priest of the good things to come, through the greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this creation,
Mark 14:58
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.
John 2:19
Jesus answered and said unto them, Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up.

The figures

Hebrews 9:9
which is a figure for the time present; according to which are offered both gifts and sacrifices that cannot, as touching the conscience, make the worshipper perfect,
Hebrews 8:2
a minister of the sanctuary, and of the true tabernacle, which the Lord pitched, not man.

But

Hebrews 1:3
who being the effulgence of his glory, and the very image of his substance, and upholding all things by the word of his power, when he had made purification of sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;
Hebrews 6:20
whither as a forerunner Jesus entered for us, having become a high priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.
Hebrews 7:26
For such a high priest became us, holy, guileless, undefiled, separated from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;
Hebrews 8:2
a minister of the sanctuary, and of the true tabernacle, which the Lord pitched, not man.
Hebrews 12:2
looking unto Jesus the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising shame, and hath sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Psalm 68:18
Thou hast ascended on high, thou hast led away captives; Thou hast received gifts among men, Yea, among the rebellious also, that Jehovah God might dwell with them .
Mark 16:19
So then the Lord Jesus, after he had spoken unto them, was received up into heaven, and sat down at the right hand of God.
Luke 24:51
And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he parted from them, and was carried up into heaven.
John 6:62
What then if ye should behold the Son of man ascending where he was before?
John 16:28
I came out from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go unto the Father.
Acts 1:9
And when he had said these things, as they were looking, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.
Acts 3:21
whom the heaven must receive until the times of restoration of all things, whereof God spake by the mouth of His holy prophets that have been from of old.
Ephesians 1:20
which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and made him to sit at his right hand in the heavenly places ,
Ephesians 4:8
Wherefore he saith, When he ascended on high, he led captivity captive, And gave gifts unto men.
Colossians 3:2
Set your mind on the things that are above, not on the things that are upon the earth.
1 Peter 3:22
who is one the right hand of God, having gone into heaven; angels and authorities and powers being made subject unto him.

Appear

Hebrews 7:25
Wherefore also he is able to save to the uttermost them that draw near unto God through him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.
Exodus 28:12
And thou shalt put the two stones upon the shoulder-pieces of the ephod, to be stones of memorial for the children of Israel: and Aaron shall bear their names before Jehovah upon his two shoulders for a memorial.
Zechariah 3:1
And he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of Jehovah, and Satan standing at his right hand to be his adversary.
Romans 8:33
Who shall lay anything to the charge of God's elect? It is God that justifieth;
1 John 2:1
My little children, these things write I unto you that ye may not sin. And if any man sin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:
Revelation 8:3
And another angel came and stood over the altar, having a golden censer; and there was given unto him much incense, that he should add it unto the prayers of all the saints upon the golden altar which was before the throne.

General references

Exodus 24:2
and Moses alone shall come near unto Jehovah; but they shall not come near; neither shall the people go up with him.
Deuteronomy 5:5
(I stood between Jehovah and you at that time, to show you the word of Jehovah: for ye were afraid because of the fire, and went not up into the mount;) saying,
Mark 14:58
We heard him say, I will destroy this temple that is made with hands, and in three days I will build another made without hands.
Luke 1:10
And the whole multitude of the people were praying without at the hour of incense.

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