Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the temple of God was opened in heaven, and there was seen in his temple the ark of his testament: and there were lightnings, and voices, and thunderings, and an earthquake, and great hail.

Bible References

The temple

Revelation 14:15
And another angel went forth out of the temple, crying with a great voice to him sitting upon the cloud, Send thy sickle, and reap: for the hour has come to thee to reap; for the earth's harvest was dried up.
Revelation 15:5
And after these things I saw, and behold, the temple of the tent of testimony was opened in heaven:
Revelation 19:11
And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he sitting upon him called Faithful and True, and in justice he judges and makes war.
Isaiah 6:1
In the year king Uzziah died, and I shall see Jehovah sitting upon his throne, high and lifted up, and his train filling the temple.

The ark

Exodus 25:21
And give the cover upon the ark from on high; and to the ark thou shalt give the testimony which I shall give to thee.
Numbers 4:5
And Aaron came, and his sons, in the removing of the camp, and they took down the vail of the covering, and they covered with it the ark of the testimony.
Numbers 10:33
And they will remove from the mountain of God, a way of three days: and the ark of the covenant of Jehovah removed before them, a way of three days, to search out for them a rest
2 Corinthians 3:14
But their minds were hardened: for until this day the same veil upon the reading of the old covenant. remains not uncovered;for in Christ it is left unemployed.
Hebrews 9:4
Having the golden censer, and ark of the covenant surrounded on all sides with gold, in which was the golden urn having the manna, and Aaron's rod having budded, and the tables of the covenant;

And there were

Revelation 11:13
And in that hour was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell, and there were slain in the shaking seven thousand names of men: and the rest were terrified, and they gave glory to the God of heaven.
Revelation 4:5
And from the throne go forth lightnings, and thunders, and voices: and seven torches of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God.
Revelation 8:5
And the angel took the censer, and filled it from the fire of the altar, and cast into the earth: and there were voices, and thunders, and lightnings, and an earthquake.
Revelation 16:18
And there were voices, and thunders, and lightnings; and there was a great shaking, such as was not since the time men were upon earth, such a great shaking.

General references

Exodus 40:3
And put there the ark of the testimony, and cover over the ark with the vail.
Joshua 4:16
Command the priests lifting up the ark of the testimony, and they shall come up out of Jordan.
Isaiah 29:6
From Jehovah of armies shalt thou be reviewed, with thunder and with shaking, and a great voice, whirlwind and storm, and the flames of consuming fire.
Revelation 15:5
And after these things I saw, and behold, the temple of the tent of testimony was opened in heaven: