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Summary

And Nadab and Abihu, the sons of Aaron, took either of them his censer, and put fire therein, and put incense thereon, and offered strange fire before the LORD, which he commanded them not.

Bible References

Censer

Leviticus 16:12
And he shall take a censer full of coals of fire from off the altar before LORD, and his hands full of sweet incense beaten small, and bring it within the veil.
Exodus 27:3
And thou shall make its pots to take away its ashes, and its shovels, and its basins, and its flesh-hooks, and its firepans; all the vessels of it thou shall make of brass.
Exodus 38:3
And he made all the vessels of the altar: the pots, and the shovels, and the basins, the flesh-hooks, and the firepans. All the vessels of it he made of brass.
Numbers 16:6
This do: Take you censers, Korah, and all his company,
Hebrews 9:4
having a golden censer, and the ark of the covenant overlaid entirely in gold, in which was a golden pot holding the manna, and Aaron's rod that budded, and the tablets of the covenant.

Put incense

Exodus 30:1
And thou shall make an altar to burn incense upon. Thou shall make it of acacia wood.
Exodus 31:11
and the anointing oil, and the incense of sweet spices for the holy place. According to all that I have commanded thee they shall do.
Exodus 37:29
And he made the holy anointing oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, after the art of the perfumer.
Exodus 40:27
and he burnt incense of sweet spices on it, as LORD commanded Moses.
1 Kings 13:1
And, behold, there came a man of God out of Judah by the word of LORD to Bethel. And Jeroboam was standing by the altar to burn incense.
2 Chronicles 26:16
But when he was strong, his heart was lifted up, so that he did corruptly, and he trespassed against LORD his God. For he went into the temple of LORD to burn incense upon the altar of incense.
Psalm 141:2
Let my prayer be set forth as incense before thee, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice.
Jeremiah 44:8
in that ye provoke me to anger with the works of your hands, burning incense to other gods in the land of Egypt, where ye have gone to sojourn, that ye may be cut off, and that ye may be a curse and a reproach among all the nations
Luke 1:9
that, according to the custom of the priesthood, he was chosen by lot to burn incense after entering into the temple of the Lord.
Revelation 8:3
And another agent came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer. And much incense was given to him, so that he would give with the prayers of all the sanctified upon the golden altar before the throne.

Strange

Leviticus 9:24
And there came forth fire from before LORD, and consumed the burnt-offering and the fat upon the altar. And when all the people saw it, they shouted, and fell on their faces.
Leviticus 16:12
And he shall take a censer full of coals of fire from off the altar before LORD, and his hands full of sweet incense beaten small, and bring it within the veil.
Numbers 16:18
And they took every man his censer, and put fire in them, and laid incense on it, and stood at the door of the tent of meeting with Moses and Aaron.

General references

Exodus 30:9
Ye shall offer no strange incense on it, nor burnt-offering, nor meal-offering. And ye shall pour no drink-offering on it.
Leviticus 16:1
And LORD spoke to Moses, after the death of the two sons of Aaron, when they drew near before LORD, and died,
Numbers 16:6
This do: Take you censers, Korah, and all his company,
Numbers 26:61
And Nadab and Abihu died, when they offered strange fire before LORD.
Acts 5:1
But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold property,