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And Moses said unto Aaron, Take a censer, and put fire therein from off the altar, and put on incense, and go quickly unto the congregation, and make an atonement for them: for there is wrath gone out from the LORD; the plague is begun.
There is wrath
And there came a fire out from before the LORD and consumed upon the altar the burnt offering and the fat, which when all the people saw, they praised and fell on their faces.
And Nadab and Abihu, the sons of Aaron, took each of them his censer and put fire therein and put incense thereon and offered strange fire before the LORD, which he had never commanded them.
After that he shall take the censer full of burning coals of fire from off the altar before the LORD and his hands full of aromatic incense beaten small and bring it inside the veil.
Then one of the seraphim flew unto me, having a live coal in his hand which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar:
Then much more now justified in his blood, we shall be saved from wrath by him.
Therefore he is able also to save to the uttermost those that come unto God by him, seeing he ever lives to make intercession for them.
nor yet that he should offer himself many times (as the high priest enters into the sanctuary each year with blood that is not his own);
And another angel came and stood at the altar, having a golden censer; and there was given unto him much incense of the prayers of all the saints, that he should offer upon the golden altar which was before the throne.
Let my prayer be set forth before thee as incense, the gift of my hands as the evening sacrifice.
For from the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same, my name is great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense is offered unto my name, and a clean offering; for my name is great among the Gentiles, said the LORD of the hosts.
And Aaron shall burn sweet incense thereon every morning; when he dresses the lamps, he shall burn it.
And Aaron shall cause the bullock of his own sin to be brought and shall make the reconciliation for himself and for his house and shall kill the bullock of his own sin.
1 John 2:1
My little children, I write these things unto you, that ye sin not; and if anyone has sinned, we have an Advocate before the Father, Jesus, the righteous Christ;
There is wrath
But the Levites shall pitch round about the tabernacle of the testimony that there be no wrath upon the congregation of the sons of Israel; and the Levites shall keep the charge of the tabernacle of the testimony.
And I have given the Levites as a gift to Aaron and to his sons from among the sons of Israel, that they may serve the ministry of the sons of Israel in the tabernacle of the testimony and reconcile the sons of Israel, that there be no plague in the sons of Israel when the sons of Israel come near unto the sanctuary.
And while the flesh was yet between their teeth, before it was chewed, the wrath of the LORD was kindled against the people, and the LORD smote the people with a very great plague.
And ye shall have the charge of the sanctuary and the charge of the altar, that there be no more wrath upon the sons of Israel.
Then Moses said unto Aaron and unto Eleazar and unto Ithamar, his sons, Do not uncover your heads, neither rend your clothes lest ye die and lest wrath come upon the whole congregation; but your brethren, the whole house of Israel, shall lament the burning which the LORD has done.
1 Chronicles 27:24
Joab, the son of Zeruiah, had begun to number, but he did not finish; and because of this, wrath fell upon Israel; and thus the number was not put in the account of the chronicles of King David.
Thus they provoked him to anger with their inventions; and the plague broke in upon them.
Then Moses cried unto the LORD, saying, Heal her now, O God, I beseech thee.
Do this: Take censers, Korah, and all his company,
The LORD shall make the pestilence cleave unto thee until he has consumed thee from off the land into which thou dost enter to inherit it.
And a fire was kindled in their company; the flame burned up the wicked.
And no one takes this honour unto himself, but he that is called of God, as was Aaron.