Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent;

Bible References

The veil

Exodus 26:31
And thou shalt make a veil of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and twined byssus; of artistic work shall it be made, with cherubim.
Exodus 40:21
And he brought the ark into the tabernacle, and hung up the veil of separation, and covered the ark of the testimony; as Jehovah had commanded Moses.
Leviticus 16:2
and Jehovah said to Moses, Speak unto Aaron thy brother, that he come not at all times into the sanctuary inside the veil before the mercy-seat which is upon the ark, that he die not; for I will appear in the cloud upon the mercy-seat.
Leviticus 21:23
only he shall not come in unto the veil, nor shall he draw near unto the altar; for he hath a defect: that he profane not my sanctuaries; for I am Jehovah who do hallow them.
2 Chronicles 3:14
And he made the veil of blue, and purple, and crimson, and byssus, and made cherubim upon it.
Isaiah 25:7
And he will destroy in this mountain the face of the veil which veileth all the peoples, and the covering that is spread over all the nations.
Mark 15:38
And the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom.
Luke 23:45
And the sun was darkened, and the veil of the temple rent in the midst.
Ephesians 2:13
but now in Christ Jesus ye who once were afar off are become nigh by the blood of the Christ.
Hebrews 6:19
which we have as anchor of the soul, both secure and firm, and entering into that within the veil,
Hebrews 10:19
Having therefore, brethren, boldness for entering into the holy of holies by the blood of Jesus,

General references

Jeremiah 2:12
Be astonished, ye heavens, at this, and shudder; be amazed very much, saith Jehovah.
Mark 15:38
And the veil of the temple was rent in two from the top to the bottom.
Luke 19:40
And he answering said to them, I say unto you, If these shall be silent, the stones will cry out.
Revelation 15:5
And after these things I saw, and the temple of the tabernacle of witness in the heaven was opened;