Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“You shall make
a veil of blue and purple and scarlet material and fine twisted linen; it shall be made with cherubim, the work of a skillful workman.
Then he took
the testimony and put it into the ark, and attached the poles to the ark, and put the mercy seat on top of the ark.
The Lord said to Moses:“Tell your brother Aaron that he shall not enter
at any time into the holy place inside the veil, before the mercy seat which is on the ark, or he will die; for I will appear in the cloud over the mercy seat.
2 Chronicles 3:8
Now he made
the room of the holy of holies: its length across the width of the house was twenty cubits, and its width was twenty cubits; and he overlaid it with fine gold, amounting to 600 talents.
And behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split.
because the sun was obscured; and the veil of the temple was torn in two.
Therefore, since we have a great
high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.
This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil,
the second veil there was a tabernacle which is called the Holy of Holies,
Therefore, brethren, since we
have confidence to enter the holy place by the blood of Jesus,