Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he shall put the incense upon the fire before the LORD, that the cloud of the incense may cover the mercy seat that is upon the testimony, that he die not:
And thou shalt make an altar for the burning of incense: of acacia-wood shalt thou make it;
and put fire therein, and lay incense thereon before Jehovah to-morrow; and it shall be that the man whom Jehovah doth choose, he shall be holy. It is enough, ye sons of Levi!
And another angel came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer; and much incense was given to him, that he might give efficacy to the prayers of all saints at the golden altar which was before the throne.
And thou shalt put the mercy-seat above on the ark, and shalt put in the ark the testimony that I shall give thee.
Having therefore a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast the confession.
Whence also he is able to save completely those who approach by him to God, always living to intercede for them.
For the Christ is not entered into holy places made with hand, figures of the true, but into heaven itself, now to appear before the face of God for us:
1 John 2:1
My children, these things I write to you in order that ye may not sin; and if any one sin, we have a patron with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;