Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


These are the names of the sons of Aaron, the priests which were anointed, whom he consecrated to minister in the priest's office.

Whom he consecrated

Bible References

The priests

Exodus 28:41
And thou shall put them upon Aaron thy brother, and upon his sons with him, and shall anoint them, and consecrate them, and sanctify them, that they may minister to me in the priest's office.
Exodus 40:13
And thou shall put upon Aaron the holy garments, and thou shall anoint him, and sanctify him, that he may minister to me in the priest's office.
Leviticus 8:2
Take Aaron and his sons with him, and the garments, and the anointing oil, and the bullock of the sin-offering, and the two rams, and the basket of unleavened bread,

Whom he consecrated

Exodus 29:1
And this is the thing that thou shall do to them to hallow them, to minister to me in the priest's office: Take one young bullock and two rams without blemish,
Hebrews 7:28
For the law appoints men high priests who have weakness, but the word of the oath after the law, a Son who has been fully perfected into the age.

General references

Numbers 17:3
And thou shall write Aaron's name upon the rod of Levi, for there shall be one rod for each head of their fathers' houses.
Joshua 21:10
and they were for the sons of Aaron, of the families of the Kohathites, who were of the sons of Levi, for theirs was the first lot.
Hebrews 5:4
And not any man takes the honor to himself, but being called by God, just as also Aaron.