Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For in that she hath poured this ointment on my body, she did it for my burial.

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2 Chronicles 16:14
and they buried him in his own stately sepulchre, which he had hewn for himself in the city of David, and laid him on a couch which was full of sweet spices - yea of various kinds, made by the perfumer's art, - and they burned for him with an exceeding great burning.
Mark 14:8
What she had, she used, - She took it beforehand to anoint my body for the burial;
Mark 16:1
And, the Sabbath having passed, Mary the Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, that, coming, they might anoint him.
Luke 23:56
And, returning, they made ready spices and perfumes. And, on the Sabbath, indeed, they were quiet, according to the commandment;
Luke 24:1
but, on the first day of the week, at early dawn, unto the tomb, came they, bringing the spices which they had prepared.
John 12:7
Jesus, therefore, said - Let her alone, that, for the day of my burial, she may observe it;
John 19:39
There came, moreover, Nicodemus also, - he that came unto him by night at the first, - bearing a roll of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pounds' weight.