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 now Christ has come as the high priest of the good things to come. He passed through the greater and more perfect tent not made with hands, that is, not of this creation,
Mark 14:58
"We heard him say, 'I will destroy this temple made with hands and in three days build another not made with hands.'"
John 2:19
Jesus replied, "Destroy this temple and in three days I will raise it up again."

The figures

Hebrews 9:9
This was a symbol for the time then present, when gifts and sacrifices were offered that could not perfect the conscience of the worshiper.
Hebrews 8:2
a minister in the sanctuary and the true tabernacle that the Lord, not man, set up.

But

Hebrews 1:3
The Son is the radiance of his glory and the representation of his essence, and he sustains all things by his powerful word, and so when he had accomplished cleansing for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high.
Hebrews 6:20
where Jesus our forerunner entered on our behalf, since he became a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek.
Hebrews 7:26
For it is indeed fitting for us to have such a high priest: holy, innocent, undefiled, separate from sinners, and exalted above the heavens.
Hebrews 8:2
a minister in the sanctuary and the true tabernacle that the Lord, not man, set up.
Hebrews 12:2
keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set out for him he endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
Psalm 68:18
You ascend on high, you have taken many captives. You receive tribute from men, including even sinful rebels. Indeed the Lord God lives there!
Mark 16:19
After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God.
Luke 24:51
Now during the blessing he departed and was taken up into heaven.
John 6:62
Then what if you see the Son of Man ascending where he was before?
John 16:28
I came from the Father and entered into the world, but in turn, I am leaving the world and going back to the Father."
Acts 1:9
After he had said this, while they were watching, he was lifted up and a cloud hid him from their sight.
Acts 3:21
This one heaven must receive until the time all things are restored, which God declared from times long ago through his holy prophets.
Ephesians 1:20
This power he exercised in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly realms
Ephesians 4:8
Therefore it says, "When he ascended on high he captured captives; he gave gifts to men."
Colossians 3:2
Keep thinking about things above, not things on the earth,
1 Peter 3:22
who went into heaven and is at the right hand of God with angels and authorities and powers subject to him.

Appear

Hebrews 7:25
So he is able to save completely those who come to God through him, because he always lives to intercede for them.
Exodus 28:12
You are to put the two stones on the shoulders of the ephod, stones of memorial for the sons of Israel, and Aaron will bear their names before the Lord on his two shoulders for a memorial.
Zechariah 3:1
Next I saw Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the Lord, with Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him.
Romans 8:33
Who will bring any charge against God's elect? It is God who justifies.
1 John 2:1
(My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin.) But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous One,
Revelation 8:3
Another angel holding a golden censer came and was stationed at the altar. A large amount of incense was given to him to offer up, with the prayers of all the saints, on the golden altar that is before the throne.

General references

Exodus 24:2
Moses alone may come near the Lord, but the others must not come near, nor may the people go up with him."
Deuteronomy 5:5
(I was standing between the Lord and you at that time to reveal to you the message of the Lord, because you were afraid of the fire and would not go up the mountain.) He said:
Mark 14:58
"We heard him say, 'I will destroy this temple made with hands and in three days build another not made with hands.'"
Luke 1:10
Now the whole crowd of people were praying outside at the hour of the incense offering.

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