Covering The Ark

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Exodus 25:20

And the cherubim shall spread out their wings above, covering the mercy seat with their wings, facing each other and looking down toward the mercy seat.

Exodus 37:9

And the cherubim spread out their wings on high, covering the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces to each other, looking down to the mercy seat.

Hebrews 9:5

Above [the ark] and overshadowing the mercy seat were the representations of the cherubim [winged creatures which were the symbols] of glory. We cannot now go into detail about these things.

1 Kings 8:6-7

And the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the Lord to its place in the Holy of Holies of the house, under the wings of the cherubim. For the cherubim spread forth their two wings over the place of the ark, and the cherubim covered the ark and its poles.

Leviticus 16:13

And put the incense on the fire [in the censer] before the Lord, that the cloud of the incense may cover the mercy seat that is upon [the ark of] the Testimony, lest he die.

Numbers 7:89

And when Moses went into the Tent of Meeting to speak with the Lord, he heard the voice speaking to him from above the mercy seat that was upon the ark of the Testimony from between the two cherubim; and He spoke to [Moses].

Exodus 25:17

And you shall make a mercy seat (a covering) of pure gold, two cubits and a half long and a cubit and a half wide.

Exodus 31:7

The Tent of Meeting, the ark of the Testimony, the mercy seat that is on it, all the furnishings of the tent -- "

Exodus 37:6

[Bezalel] made the mercy seat of pure gold, two cubits and a half its length and one cubit and a half its breadth.

Exodus 26:34

And you shall put the mercy seat on the ark of the Testimony in the Most Holy Place.

Exodus 40:20

He took the Testimony [the Ten Commandments] and put it into the ark, and set the poles [in the rings] on the ark, and put the mercy seat on top of the ark.

Leviticus 16:14

He shall take of the bull's blood and sprinkle it with his finger on the front [the east side] of the mercy seat, and before the mercy seat he shall sprinkle of the blood with his finger seven times.

Leviticus 16:15

Then shall he kill the goat of the sin offering that is for [the sins of] the people and bring its blood within the veil [into the Holy of Holies] and do with that blood as he did with the blood of the bull, and sprinkle it on the mercy seat and before the mercy seat.

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