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Genesis 15:17

And it cometh to pass -- the sun hath gone in, and thick darkness hath been -- and lo, a furnace of smoke, and a lamp of fire, which hath passed over between those pieces.

Exodus 25:37

and thou hast made its seven lamps, and one hath caused its lights to go up, and it hath given light over-against its front.

Judges 7:16

And he divideth the three hundred men into three detachments, and putteth trumpets into the hand of all of them, and empty pitchers, and lamps within the pitchers.

1 Samuel 3:3

And the lamp of God is not yet extinguished, and Samuel is lying down in the temple of Jehovah, where the ark of God is,

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Exodus 40:25

and causeth the lamps to go up before Jehovah, as Jehovah hath commanded Moses.

Oil For Lamps

Exodus 25:6

oil for the light, spices for the anointing oil, and for the perfume of the spices,

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1 Kings 7:49

and the candlesticks, five on the right, and five on the left, before the oracle, of refined gold, and the flowers, and the lamps, and the tongs, of gold,

Exodus 37:23

And he maketh its seven lamps, and its snuffers, and its snuff-dishes, of pure gold;

1 Chronicles 28:15

and by weight for the candlesticks of gold, and their lamps of gold, by weight for candlestick and candlestick, and its lamps; and for the candlesticks of silver, by weight for a candlestick and its lamps, according to the service of candlestick and candlestick;

Matthew 25:1

'Then shall the reign of the heavens be likened to ten virgins, who, having taken their lamps, went forth to meet the bridegroom;

Zephaniah 1:12

And it hath come to pass, at that time, I search Jerusalem with lights, And I have laid a charge on the men Who are hardened on their preserved things, Who are saying in their heart: Jehovah doth no good, nor doth He evil.

Job 29:3

In His causing His lamp to shine on my head, By His light I walk through darkness.

Proverbs 31:18

She hath perceived when her merchandise is good, Her lamp is not extinguished in the night.

Job 18:6

The light hath been dark in his tent, And his lamp over him is extinguished.

Revelation 1:20

the secret of the seven stars that thou hast seen upon my right hand, and the seven golden lamp-stands: the seven stars are messengers of the seven assemblies, and the seven lamp-stands that thou hast seen are seven assemblies.

Job 21:17

How oft is the lamp of the wicked extinguished, And come on them doth their calamity? Pangs He apportioneth in His anger.

Psalm 18:28

For Thou -- Thou lightest my lamp, Jehovah my God enlighteneth my darkness.

Acts 20:8

and there were many lamps in the upper chamber where they were gathered together,

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Candlestick » Used for holding » Lamps

Exodus 25:37

and thou hast made its seven lamps, and one hath caused its lights to go up, and it hath given light over-against its front.

Exodus 25:31

'And thou hast made a candlestick of pure gold, of beaten work is the candlestick made; its base, and its branch, its calyxes, its knops, and its flowers are of the same;

Lamps » Illustrative » (put out,) of destruction of the wicked

Job 21:17

How oft is the lamp of the wicked extinguished, And come on them doth their calamity? Pangs He apportioneth in His anger.

Job 18:5

Also, the light of the wicked is extinguished. And there doth not shine a spark of his fire.

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous rejoiceth, And the lamp of the wicked is extinguished.

Lamps » Illustrative » Of omniscience of Christ

Daniel 10:6

and his body as a beryl, and his face as the appearance of lightning, and his eyes as lamps of fire, and his arms and his feet as the aspect of bright brass, and the voice of his words as the voice of a multitude.

Lamps » Illustrative » Of the word of God

Lamps » Illustrative » Of a succession of heirs

1 Kings 15:4

but for David's sake hath Jehovah his God given to him a lamp in Jerusalem, to raise up his son after him, and to establish Jerusalem,

1 Kings 11:36

and to his son I give one tribe, for there being a lamp to David My servant all the days before Me in Jerusalem, the city that I have chosen to Myself to put My name there.

Lamps » Illustrative » Of God's guidance

Psalm 18:28

For Thou -- Thou lightest my lamp, Jehovah my God enlighteneth my darkness.

Lamps » Illustrative » Of salvation of God

Isaiah 62:1

For Zion's sake I am not silent, And for Jerusalem's sake I do not rest, Till her righteousness go out as brightness, And her salvation, as a torch that burneth.

Genesis 15:17

And it cometh to pass -- the sun hath gone in, and thick darkness hath been -- and lo, a furnace of smoke, and a lamp of fire, which hath passed over between those pieces.

Lamps » Lighted with oil

Matthew 25:3

they who were foolish having taken their lamps, did not take with themselves oil;

Matthew 25:8

and the foolish said to the prudent, Give us of your oil, because our lamps are going out;

Lamps » Illustrative » Of severe judgments

Revelation 8:10

And the third messenger did sound, and there fell out of the heaven a great star, burning as a lamp, and it did fall upon the third of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters,

Lamps » Illustrative » (totally quenched,) of complete destruction of those who curse parents

Lamps » Illustrative » Of graces of the holy ghost

Revelation 4:5

and out of the throne proceed do lightnings, and thunders, and voices; and seven lamps of fire are burning before the throne, which are the Seven Spirits of God,

Lamps » Illustrative » Of spirit of man

Lamps » Illustrative » Of wise rulers

2 Samuel 21:17

and Abishai son of Zeruiah giveth help to him, and smiteth the Philistine, and putteth him to death; then swear the men of David to him, saying, 'Thou dost not go out again with us to battle, nor quench the lamp of Israel.'

Lamps » Often kept lighting all night

Proverbs 31:18

She hath perceived when her merchandise is good, Her lamp is not extinguished in the night.

Lamps » Described as » Burning

Genesis 15:17

And it cometh to pass -- the sun hath gone in, and thick darkness hath been -- and lo, a furnace of smoke, and a lamp of fire, which hath passed over between those pieces.

Lamps » Sometimes supplied with oil from a bowl through pipes

Zechariah 4:2

and he saith unto me, 'What art thou seeing?' And I say, 'I have looked, and lo, a candlestick of gold -- all of it, and its bowl is on its top, and its seven lamps are upon it, and twice seven pipes are to the lights that are on its top,

Lamps » Used for lighting » Marriage processions

Matthew 25:1

'Then shall the reign of the heavens be likened to ten virgins, who, having taken their lamps, went forth to meet the bridegroom;

Lamps » Used for lighting » The tabernacle

Exodus 25:37

and thou hast made its seven lamps, and one hath caused its lights to go up, and it hath given light over-against its front.

Lamps » Illustrative » Of glory of the cherubim

Ezekiel 1:13

As to the likeness of the living creatures, their appearances are as coals of fire -- burning as the appearance of lamps; it is going up and down between the living creatures, and brightness is to the fire, and out of the fire is going forth lightning.

Lamps » Placed on a stand to give light to all in the house

Matthew 5:15

nor do they light a lamp, and put it under the measure, but on the lamp-stand, and it shineth to all those in the house;

Lamps » Required to be constantly trimmed

Matthew 25:7

'Then rose all those virgins, and trimmed their lamps,

Lamps » Oil for, carried in vessels

Matthew 25:4

and the prudent took oil in their vessels, with their lamps.

Lamps » Design of

Lamps » Used for lighting » Chariots of war by night

Nahum 2:3-4

The shield of his mighty ones is become red, Men of might are in scarlet, With fiery torches is the chariot in a day of his preparation, And the firs have been caused to tremble. In out-places shine do the chariots, They go to and fro in broad places, Their appearances are like torches, As lightnings they run.

Lamps » Probable origin of dark lantern

Judges 7:16

And he divideth the three hundred men into three detachments, and putteth trumpets into the hand of all of them, and empty pitchers, and lamps within the pitchers.

Lamps » Illumination of the tents of arab chiefs by, alluded to

Job 29:3-4

In His causing His lamp to shine on my head, By His light I walk through darkness. As I have been in days of my maturity, And the counsel of God upon my tent.

Lamps » Used for lighting » Persons going out at night

John 18:3

Judas, therefore, having taken the band and officers out of the chief priests and Pharisees, doth come thither with torches and lamps, and weapons;

Lamps » Used for lighting » Private apartments

Acts 20:8

and there were many lamps in the upper chamber where they were gathered together,

Lamps » Illustrative » Of ministers

John 5:35

he was the burning and shining lamp, and ye did will to be glad, for an hour, in his light.

Lamps » Described as » Shining

John 5:35

he was the burning and shining lamp, and ye did will to be glad, for an hour, in his light.