Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou delightest not in burnt offering.

Bible References

Desirest

Psalm 51:6
Behold, thou dost desire truth in the inward parts, and in the secret things thou hast made me to know wisdom.
Exodus 21:14
But if a man comes presumptuously upon his neighbour to slay him with prudence, thou shalt take him from my altar that he may die.
Numbers 15:27
And if any person sins through ignorance, then he shall bring a she goat of the first year as the sin.
Numbers 35:31
Moreover ye shall take no ransom for the life of a murderer who is guilty of death, but he shall be surely put to death.
Deuteronomy 22:22
If a man is found lying with a woman married to a husband, then they shall both of them die, both the man that lay with the woman and the woman; so shalt thou put away evil from Israel.
Hosea 6:6
For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.

Delightest

Psalm 40:6
Sacrifice and offering thou didst not desire; mine ears hast thou opened; burnt offering and sin offering thou hast not required.
Psalm 50:8
I will not reprove thee regarding thy sacrifices; thy burnt offerings are continually before me.
Proverbs 15:8
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Proverbs 21:27
The sacrifice of the wicked is abomination; how much more, when he brings it with lewdness?
Isaiah 1:11
To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? shall the LORD say. I am full of the burnt offerings of rams and the fat of fed beasts; and I do not delight in the blood of bullocks or of lambs or of he goats.
Jeremiah 7:22
For I did not speak unto your fathers, nor command them in the day that I brought them out of the land of Egypt concerning burnt offerings or sacrifices:
Amos 5:21
I hate, I despise your solemnities, and I will not savour your assemblies.
Hebrews 10:5
Therefore when he came into the world, he said, Sacrifice and offering thou dost not desire, but a body hast thou prepared me;

General references

Numbers 7:27
one young bullock, one ram, one lamb of the first year, for a burnt offering;
Numbers 29:17
And on the second day ye shall offer twelve young bullocks, two rams, fourteen lambs of the first year without spot;
Psalm 50:8
I will not reprove thee regarding thy sacrifices; thy burnt offerings are continually before me.