Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom.

Bible References

General references

Matthew 27:51
Just then the Temple curtain was torn in two from top to bottom, the ground shook, and rocks were split open.
Luke 23:45
the sun's light failed to shine. Then the Temple curtain became torn down the middle.
Hebrews 4:14
Since then we [Christians] have [such] a great Head Priest, who has passed through the skies [i.e., ascended to heaven. See Acts 1:9], Jesus, the Son of God, we should remain true to our profession [of faith in Him].
Hebrews 6:19
We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, [a hope] that is safe and secure, and one that enters the curtain [i.e., figuratively, of the heavenly sanctuary],
Hebrews 9:3
And behind the second curtain [of] the Tabernacle was [a room] called the "Holy of Holies."
Hebrews 10:19
Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the Holy of Holies [i.e., heaven] by means of the blood of Jesus,