Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.

Bible References


Mark 4:21
And he also said unto them, Is the lamp brought to be put under the bushel or under the bed? and not to be set in the lampstand?
Luke 8:16
No one when they have lighted a lamp cover it with a vessel or put it under a bed, but set it on a lampstand, that those who enter in may see the light.
Luke 11:33
No one, when he has lighted a lamp, puts it in a secret place, neither under a bushel, but on a lampstand that those who come in may see the light.

It giveth

Exodus 25:37
And thou shalt make its seven lamps; and they shall light its lamps, that they may give light over against it.
Numbers 8:2
Speak unto Aaron and say unto him, When thou lightest the lamps, the seven lamps shall give light over against the face of the lampstand.