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METALS AND MINERALS.

(For many allusions to Metals, I had knowledge of the sea; and precious Vessels of silver and of especially GOLD, SILVER, and they went with the servants

of gold. . BRASS, see under TABERNA- Solomon to Ophir, and took thence CLE-TEMPLE.) four bundred and noy talents of third part through the fre, and

Zech. xill, 9. And I will bring the
gold, and brought them to king will reflpe them as silver is refin-
GOLD.
Solomon.

ed, and will try them as gold 18 Gen. II, 11, 12. The name of the

Ezra vill, 26. I even weighed tried. .... Arst is Pison: that is it which unto their hand six hundred and

2 Tim. ii, 20. But in a great compasseth the whole land of Afty talents of silver, and silver house there are not only

vessels Havilah, where there is gold; And vessels an hundred talents, and of gold and of sllver, but also of the guld of that land is good. of gold an hundred talepls.

wood and of earth; and some to Josh. vil, 21. . . . I saw among Esther i, 7. And they gave them honour, and some to dishonour. the spoils a goodly Babylonish | drink in vessels of gold, (the ves

1 Pet. 1,7. That the trial of your garment, and two hundred she- sels being diverse one from an- faith, being much more precious kels of 'silver, and a wedge of other,) and royal wipe in abun- than' of gold that perishetis

, gold of Afty shekels weight, then dance, according to the state of though it be tried with fire, inight I coveted them, and took them. . the king.

be found unto pralse, and honour, 2 Sam. viii, 10. Then Toi sent Job xxiit

, 10. But be knoweth and glory, at the appearlug of Joram his son unto king David, the way that I take: when he Jesus Cbrist. to saluto him, and to bless him, hath tried me, I shall come forth

Rev. ill, 18. I cpansel theo to because he had fought against as gold.

buy of me gold tried in the fire, Hadadezer, and smitten him: (for Hadadezer had wars with Toi:)

Job xxviil, 6, 17, 19. The stones that thou mayest be rich. and Joram brought with him of it are the place of sappbireg;

The

SILVER. vessels of silver, and vessels of and it bath dust of gold. gold, and vessels of brass.

gold and the crystal cannot equal Gen. xxlli, 15. My lord, hearken

it; and the exchange of it shall not unto me: the laud is worth four 1 Kings x, 21. And all klug be for jewels of ine gold. The hundred shekels of silver; what is Solomon's drinking-vessels were topaz of Ethiopia shall not equal that betwixt me and thee? bury of gold, and all the vessels of the it, neither shall it be valued with therefore thy dead. house of the forest of Lebanon

pure gold. were of pure gold; none were of Ps. xix, 10. More to be desired brought every man his present,

1 Kings 1, 25, 27. And they silver: it was nothing accounted of in the days of Solomon.

are they than gold, yea, than much
fine gold. ...

vessels of silver, and vessels of 2 Kings xil, 13. Howbeit there

gold...

.... And the king mado were not made for the house of hand did stand the queen in gold stones. ....

Ps. xlv, 9. Upon thy right silver to be in Jerusalem as the LORD bowls of silver, snuffers, basons, trumpets, any vessels of of Ophir.

2 Chron. XVII, 11. Also some of gold, or vessels of silver, of the Ps. Ixxil, 15. And he shall live, the Philistiues brought Jehoshamoney that was brought into the and to bim shall be given of the phat presenta, and tribute silhouse of the LORD.

gold of Sheba. ... 2 Kings xvili, 16. At that time 18a. Ix, 17. For brass I will bring Ezra 1, 6. And all they that did Hezekiah cut off the gold from gold, and for iron I will bring sila were about them strengtbened the doors of the temple of the ver, and for wood brass and for their hands with vessels of silver, LORD, and from the pillars which stones iron. ...

with gold. .. Hezekiah king of Judah had

Lam. 10, 1, 2. How is the gold Job xxil, 25. Yca, the Almighty overlaid, and gave it to the king become dim! how is the most fine shall be thy defence, and thou of Assyria.

gold changed! the stones of the shall have plenty of sllver. 2 Kings xxlv, 13. And he car- sanctuary are poured out in the ried out thence all the treasures top of every street. The precious

Job xxvii, 16, 17. Though he of the bouse of the LORD, and the sons of Zion, comparable to fine beap np silver as the dust, and treasures of the king's house, and gold, bow are they esteemed as prepare raiment as the clay; Ho which Solomon king of Israel had hands of the potter! cut in pieces all the vessels of gold, earthen pitchers, the work of the may prepare it, but the just shall

put it on, and the innocent shall made in the temple of the LORD,

divide the silver.

Ezek. XXVII, 22. The merchants as the LORD had said. of Sheba and Raamah, they were

Job xxvIII, 1. Surely there 18 & 2 Chron.

til, 6. And he garnished thy merchants: they occupied in vein for the silver, and a place for the house with precious stones for thy fairs with chter of all spices, gold where they due it. beauty; and the gold was gold of and with all precious stones, and P3. xli, 6. The words of tho Parvaimn. gold.

LORD are pure words: as silver 2 Chron. viii, 18. And Huram Dan. xl, 8. And shall also carry tried in a furnace of earth, purified sent him, by the hands of his ser- captives into Egypt their gods, soven times. vants, ships, and servants that with their prices, and with their ! Pse liyi, 10. For tbou, O God,

ver.....

bast proved us: thou hast tried us, which we found in our sacks' of silver and all neither is there as silver is tried.

mouths we brought again unto any end of their treizures. ... Prov. x, 20. The tongue of the thee out of the land of Canaan,

Hag. il, 8. The silver is mine, just is as choice silver: the heart how then should wo steal out of and the gold is mine, saith the

thy lord's house silver or gold? LORD of hosts. of the wicked is little worth.

Erod. iii, 22. But every woman Prov. XXV, 4. Take away the

Matth. X. 9. Provide neither dross from the silver, and there shall borrow of her neighbour, gold, nor silver, vor brass, in your shall come forth a vessel for the and of her that sojournetli in her

purses. house, Jewels of silver, and jewels finer.

Acts iil, 6. Then Peter said, of gold. . Isa. I, 22. Thy silver is become

Silver and gold have I none; but

Num. xxii, 18. And Balaam such as I have give I thee. .... dross, thy wine mixed with war answered and said unto the ser, ter. vants of Balak, If Balak would man's silver, or gold, or apparel.

Acts xx, 33. I have coveted no 180. xlvill, 10. Behold, I have give me his house full of silver refined thee, but not with silver, and gold, I cannot go beyond the

James v, 3. Your gold and silver I lave chosen thee in the furnace word of the LORD my God, to do

is cankered.. of affliction. less or more.

1 Peter i, 18. Forasmuch as ye Jer. vi, 30. Reprobate silver

Num. xxxi, 22. Only the gold, know that ye were not redeemed shall men call them, because the and the silver, the brass, the iron with corruptible things, as silver LORD hath rejected them. the tin, and the lead.

and gold, from your vain conver

sation received by tradition from Jer. x, 9. Silver spread into Deut. xvii, 17. .... Neither

your fathers. plates is brought from Tarshish, shall he greatly multiply to himand gold from Uphaz, the work self silver and gold.

BRASS of the workman, and of the hands

Josh. vi, 19. But all the silver, of the founder. and gold, and vessels of brass and

Num. xxi, 9. And Moses made Ezek. xxii. 18. Son of man, the iron, are consecrated unto the a serpent of brass, and put it upon house of Israel is to me become LORD: they shall come into the a pole. dross: all they are brass, and tin, treasury of the LORD.

Deut. viii, 9.

... A land whose and iron, and lead, in the midst 2 Sam, viii, 11. Which also king hills thou mayest dig brass.

stones are iron, and out of whose of the furnace; they are even the David did dedicate unto the Lord, dross of silver. with the silver and gold that he

Josh. vi, 24. And they burnt the Exek. xxvii, 12. Tarshish was had dedicated of all nations which city with fire, and all that was thy merchant by reason of the he subdued.

therein; only the silver, and the multitude of all kind of riches; 2 Sam. xxi, 4. And the Gibeon- gold, and the vessels of brass and with silver. ..... ftes said unto him, We will have of the house of the LORD.

of iron, they put into the treasury Dan. V, 2. Belshazzar, whlles he no silver nor gold of Saul, nor of

Judges xvi, 21. But the Philistasted the wine, commanded to his house. ...

tines took him, and put out his bring the golden and silver ves- 1 Kings xv, 18, 19. Then Asa eyes, and brought him down to sels which bis father Nebuchad- took all the silver and the gold Gaza, and bound him with fetters nezzar had taken out of the temple that were left in the treasures of

of brass..... which was in Jerusalem. ... the house of the LORD, and the

2 Sam. viii, 8. And from Betah, Dan. x1, 8. And shall also carry delivered them into the hand of and from Berothai

, cities of Hadadcaptives into Egypt their gods, with their princes, and with their his servants; and king Asa sent ezer, king David took exceeding precious vessels of silver and of them to Ben-hadad, the son of much brass.

Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, gold. ....

2 Kings xxv, 13, 14. And the king of Syria, that dwelt at Da- pillars uf brass that were in the Amos il, 6. They sold the

mascus, saying. There is a league house of the LORD, and the bases, righteous for silver, and the poor between me and thee, and between and the brasen sea that was in the for a pair of shoes.

my father and thy father: behold, house of the LORD, did the ChalZech. ix, 3. And Tyrus did I have sent unto thee a present of dees break in pieces, and carried build herself a strong hold, and silver and gold; come and break the brass of them to Babylon. beaped up silver as the dust, and thy league with Baashia king of And the pots, and the shovels, and fine gold as the mire of the Israel, that he may depart from the snuffers, and the spoons, and streets.

all the vessels of brass where with Zech. xiii, 9. And I will bring 1 Kings xx, 3. Thy silver and they ministered, took they away. the third part through the fire, thy gold is mine.

1 Chron. xxil, 3. And David preand will refine thein as silver is

2. Chron. 1, 15. And the king pared iron in abundance for the refined, and try them as gold is made silver and gold at Jerusa- nails for the doors of the gates, tried.

lem as plenteous as stones, and and for the joinings; and brass in Mal, fil, 3. And he shall sit as a cedar-trees made he as the syca- abundance without weight. refiner and purifier of silver, and more-trees that are in the vale for

2 Chron. vi, 13. For Solomon he shall purify the sons of Levi, abundance.

had made a brasen scaffold of five and purge them as gold and sil

Ps. cv, 37. He brought them cubits long, and five cubits broad; ver...

forth also with silver and gold. . and three cubits high, and had set GOLD AND SILVER OFTEN

Ps. cxix, 72. The law of thy it in the midst of the court. ...

mouth, is better unto me than CONNECTED TOGETHER AS A

Ezek. xxvii, 13. Javan, Tubal, thousands of gold and silver.

and Meshech, they were thy merGENERAL EXPRESSION FOR MONEY.

Eccles. Il, 8. I gathered me also chants: they traded the persons Gen. xiil, 2. And Abram was silver and gold, and the peculiar of men and vessels of brass in thy very rich in cattle, in silver, and treasure of kings and of the pro- market. in gold. vinces. ....

Zech. vi, 1. And I turned, and Gen. xliv, 8. Behold, the money Isa. ii, 7. Their land also is full lifted up mine eyes, and looked

me.

and, behold, there came four of the earth, and brass is molten 2 Chron. 11, 7. Send me now charlots out from between two out of the stone.

therefore a man cynning to work mountains; and the mountains

Ps. il, 9. Thou shalt break them in gold, and in silver, and in brass, were mountains of brass. with a rod of iron. ....

and in iron. ... Prov. xxvil, 17. Iron sharpeneth Ezek. xxii, 20. As they gather THE EMBLEM OF STRENGTH.

iron; 80 a man sharpeneth the silver, and brass, and iron, and Job vi, 12. Is my strength the countenance of his friend.

lead, and tin, into the midst of the strength of stones? or is my flesh Eccles. x, 10. If the iron be furnace, to blow the fire upon it, of brass.

bluut, and he do not whet the to melt it; so will I gather you in P3. cvil, 16. For he hath broken edge, then must he put to more

mine anger and in my fury, and I the gates of brass, and cut the strength: but wisdom is profitable will leave you there, and melt you. bars of iron in sunder.

to direct. Isa. xlv, 2. .... I will break Jer. xv, 12. Shall iron break the the pride of your power, and I

Lev. XXVI, 19. And I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and northern iron and the steel?

will make your heaven as iron, cut in sunder the bars of iron. Jer. xvil, 1. The sin of Judah and your earth as brass. Jer. 1, 18. For, behold, I have is written with a pen of iron, and

Deut. xxxiil, 25. Thy shoes shall made thee this' day a 'defenced with the point of a diamond....

be iron and brass; and as thy days, city, and an iron pillar, and brasen Ezek. iv, 3. Moreover, take thou 80 shall thy strength be. walls against the whole land.. unto thee an iron pan, and set it for a wall of iron between theo that thou art obstinate, and thy

Isa. xlviii, 4. Because I knew Jer. "XV, 20. And I will make and the city; and set thy face neck is an iron sinow,' and thy thee unto this people a fenced against it, and'it shall be besieged, brow brass. brasen wall: and they shall fight and thou shalt lay siege against against thee, but they shall not it. This shall be a sign to the prevail against thee. ... house of Israel.

COPPER. Micah iv, 13. Arise and thresh, Ezek. xxvii, 19. Dan also and of gold of a thousand drams, and

Ezra vill, 27. Also twenty bagong o daughter of Zion: for I wil Javan, going to and fro, occupied two vessels of fine copper, precious make thine born iron, and I will in thy fairs; bright iron, cassia, as gold. make thy boofs brass..... and calamus, were in thy inarket.

LEAD.
IRON.

THE EMBLEM OF ILARDNESS. Num. XXX1, 22. Only the gold, Deut. 1il, 11. For only Og king

Deut. iv, 20. But the LORD hath and the silver, the brass, the Irun, of Bashan remained of the rem

taken you, and brought you forth the tin, and the lead. nant of giants; behold, his bed out of the iron furnace, even out Job xix, 24. That they wero stead was a bedstead of iron: is it of Egypt, to be unto him a people graven with an iron pen, and lead not in Rabbath of the children of of inheritance, as ye are this day. in the rock for ever. Ammon? nine cubits was

2 Sam. xxiii, 7. But the man Jer. vi, 29. The bellows are length thereof, and four cubits the that shall touch them must be burnt, the lead is consumed of the breadth of it, after the cubit of a fenced with iron and the staff of a fire, the founder melteth in vain; man, spear.

for the wicked are not plucked Deut. vill, 9. , . . A land whose

Jer. 1, 18. For, behold, I have away. stones are iron, and out of whose made thee this day a defenced Ezek, xxii, 18. Son of man, the hills thou mayest dig brass.

city, and an iron pillar, and brasen house of Israel is to me become Josh. vill, 31. As Moses, the ser-walls against the whole land. dross: all they are brass, and tin, vant of the LORD, commanded the Amos 1, 8. Thus saith the LORD; and iron, and lead, in the midst of children of Israel, as it is written For three transgressions of Da- the furnace; they are even the in the book of the law of Moses, mascus, and for four, I will not dross of silver. an altar of whole stones, over turn away the punishment thereot;

TIN. which no man hath lift up any because they have threshed Gilead fron.... with threshing instruments of

Isa. I, 25. And I will turn my

hand upon thee, and purely purge 2 Sam. xll, 31. And he brought iron. forth the people that were therein,

away thy dross, and take away all

BRASS AND IRON OFTEN and put them under saws, and

thy tin, under harrows of iron, and under

CONNECTED.

Ezek. xxvii, 12. Tarshish was axes of iron, and made.them pass Num. xxxi, 22. Only the gold, thy merchant by reason of the through the brick-kiln. ... and the silver, the brass, the iron, multitude of all kind of riches;

with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they 1 Kings vi, 7. And the house, the tin, and the lead.

traded in thy fairs. when it was in building, was built Joshua xxil, 8. And he spake of stone made ready before it was unto them, saying, Return with

MINERALS. brought thither; so that there was much riches unto your tents, and Deither hammer, nor axe,

nor any with very much cattle, with silver, Deut. xxxili, 15. And for the tool of iron heard in the house and with gold, and with brass, and chief things of the ancient mounwhile it was in building.

with iron, and with very much tains, and for the precious things 1 Chron. xxix, 2. Now, I have enemies with your brethren. raiment: divide the spoil of your of the lasting hills.

Judges iii, 26. And Ehud og prepared with all my might for The house of my God, the gold for in my trouble

I have prepared for passed beyond the quarrios, and

1 Chron. xxii, 14. Now, behold, caped while they tarried, and silver for things of silver, and the the house of the Lord an hundred escaped unto Seirath. brass for things of brass, 'the iron thousand talents of gold, and a Job xxvii1,5,6. As for the earth for things of iron, and wood for silver, and of brass and iron with it is turned up as it were

fire. The thousand talents of out of it cometh bread: and under things of wood. ...

out weight; (for it is in abun-stones of it are the place of sap. Job sxvill, 2. Iron is taken out | dance.)

phires: and it bath dust of geld.

the

Isa. xxxIII, 12. And the people / garnished with all manner of pre- Ezek. xxvIII, 13. Thou hast been shall be as the burnings of lline; cious stones. The first foundation in Eden the garden of God; every as thorns cut up shall they be was Jasper, the second, sapphire; precious stone was thy covering, burned in the fire.

the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, the sardius, topaz, and the diaan emerald.

mond, the beryl, the onyx, and SALT.

the jasper, the sapphire, the Judges 1x, 45. And Abimelech PRECIOUS STONES MENTIONED emerald, and the carbuncle, and fought against the city all that IN CONNECTION WITH AARON'S

gold. day; and he took the city, and BREASTPLATE, AND THE GATES

EMERALD AND SARDINE. slew the people that was therein, and beat down the city, and sowed

OF THE NEW JERUSALEM.

Ezek. xxvii, 16. Syria was thy It with salt.

merchant by reason of the multiMark ix, 49, 50. For every one

Exod. xxviii, 17-20. And thou tude of the wares of thy making: shall be salted with fire, and every shalt set in it settings of stones, they occupied in thy fairs with sacrifice shall be salted with salt. even four rows of stones: the first emeralds, purple, and broidered Salt is good: but if the salt bave row shall be a sardius, a topaz, work, and fine linen, and coral, lost his saltness, wherewith will ye and a carbuncle: this shall be thé and agate.

And the second row Beason ft? Have salt in yourselves, first row.

Rev. iv, 3. And he that sat was and have peace one with another. shall be an emerald, a sapphire, to look upon like a jasper and a

and a diamond. And the third row sardine stone. Luke xiv, 84, 35. Salt is good: a ligure, an agate, and an amebut if the salt have lost his savour; thyst. And the fourth row a

JACINTH. wherewith shall it be seasoned? beryl, and an onyx, and a Jasper, It is neither fit for the land, nor they shall be set in gold in their horses in the vision, and them

Rev. ix, 17. And thus I saw the yet for the dunghill; but men cast

inclosings. it out. He that hath ears to hear,

that sat on them, having breastlet him hear.

Rev. xxl, 19–21. And the foun- plates of fire, and of jacinth. ....

dations of the wall of the city JEWELS.

JASPER. were garnished with all manner of

precious stones. The first founda- Rev. xxl, 11. Having the glory See under DRESS, Page 160, 161. tion was jasper, the second, of God: and her light was like

sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; unto a stone most precious, even PRECIOUS STONES.

the fourth, an emerald; The fifth, Uke a jasper stone, clear as crystal. 1 Kings X, 2, 11. And she came to sardonyx; the sixth, sardius; the

ONYX. Jerusalem with a very great train, seventh, chrysolite; the eighth, with camels that bare spices, and beryl; the ninth, a topaz; the tenth; valued with the gold of Ophir,

Job xxvIII, 16. It cannot be very much gold, and precious a chrysoprasus; the eleventh, a stones. ...

And the navy also jacinth; the twelfth, an amethyst. with the precious onys, or the of Hiram, that brought gold from And the twelve gates

were twelve sapphire. Ophir, brought in from Ophir pearls; every several gate was of

PEARL. great plenty of almug trees, and one pearl: and the street of the

Matth. xiii, 45, 46. Again, the precious stones.

city was pure gold, as it were kingdom of heaven is like unto a 1 Chron. Axlx, 2, 8. Now I have trausparent glass.

merchant-man, seeking goodly prepared with all my might for OTHER PRECIOUS STONES MEN

pearls: Who, when he had found the house of my God, ... onyx

TIONED IN SCRIPTURE.

one pearl of great price, went and stones, and stones to be set, glis- AGATE AND CARBUNCLE.

sold all that he had, and bought it. tering stones, and of divers Isa. liv, 12. And I will make colours, and all manner of pre-thy windows of agates, and thy

RUBY. cious stones, and marble stones in gates of carbuncles, and all thy

Lam. iv, 7. Her Nazarites were abundance. And they with whom borders of pleasant stones.

purer

than precious stones were found gave

BERYL

snow, they were

whiter than milk, they were more them to the treasure of the house

Dan. X, 6. His body also was ruddy in body than rubies, their of the LORD, by the hand of Jehlel like the beryl, and his face as the polishing was of sapphire. the Gershonite.

appearance of lightning, and his 2 Chron. 111, 6. And he garnished eyes as lamps of tire, and his arms

SAPPHIRE. the house with precious stones for and his feet like in colour to beauty... polished brass, and the voice of the God of Israel: and there was

Exod. xxiv, 10. And they saw : 2 Chron.xxxl1

, 27. And Hezekiah bis words like the voice of a under his feet as it were a paved had exceeding mach riches and multitude.

work of a sapphire stone, and as honour: and he made himself

CORAL

it were the body of heaven in his treasuries for silver, and for gold, and for precious stones, and for

Job xxvill, 18. No mention shall clearness. spices, and for shields, and for all the price of wisdom is above firmament that was over their

be made of coral, or of pearls: for Ezek. 1, 26. And above the manner of pleasant jewels. rubies.

heads was the likeness of a throne, Rev. xvill, 12. The merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious

DIAMOND.

as the appearance of a sapphire

stone: and upon the likeness of the stones, and of pearls. ...

Jer. xvii, 1. The sin of Judah is throne was the likeness as the Rev. xxi, 19. And the founda- written with a pen of iron, and appearance of a man above upon tions of the wall of the city were ) with the point of a diamond.

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MINISTERS OF RELIGION,

1. UNDER THE OLD And Moses brought Aaron and his thee, Uzzlah, to burn incense unto

sons, and washed them with water. the LORD, but to the priests the DISPENSATION, And ye shall not go out of the door sons of Aaron, that are conse1.-PRIESTS.

of the tabernacle of the congrega- crated to burn incense: go out of

tion in seven days, until the days the sanctuary; for thou hast tresA PATRIARCHAL PRIEST.

of your consecration be at an passed; neither shall it be for thino Gen. xlv, 18, 19. And Melchizend: for seven days shall be con- honour from the LORD God. edek king of Salem' brought secrate you. As he hath done 2 Chron. XXXV, 10. So the serforth bread and wine: and he was this day, so the LORD hath com-vice was prepared, and the priests the priest of the most high God. manded to du, to make an atone- stood in their place, and the LeAnd he blessed him, and said, ment for you. Therefore shall ye vites in their courses, according Blessed de Abram of the most abide at the door of the taber to the king's commandment. bigh God, possessor of heavennacle of the congregation day and and earth. night seven days, and keep the take of them for priests, and for

Isa. Ixvi, 21. And I will also Heb. vii, 1-3. For this Melchischarge of the LORD, that ye die edec, king of Salem, priest of not: for so I am commanded. So Levites, saith the LORD. the most high God, who met Aaron and his sons did all things

THEIR VARIOUS DUTIES. Abraham returning from the which the LORD commanded by

Lev. x, 11. And that ye may slaughter of the kings, and blessed the hand of Moses.

teach the children of Israel all the him; To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being, onto their God, and not profane

Lev. xxi, 6. They shall be holy statutes which the LORD hath by interpretation, King of right- the name of their God: for the Moses.

spoken unto them by the hand of eousness, and after that also King offerings of the LORD made by fire, of Salem, which is, King of peace; and the bread of their God, they the generations of Aaron and

Num. Ill, 1-4, 32. These also are Without' father, without mother, do offer, therefore they shall be Moses, in the day that the LORD without descent, having ceither

holy. beginning of days, nor end of life;

spake with Moses in mount Sinai. but, made like unto the Son of Num. III, 10, 38. And thou shalt And these are the names of the God, abideth a priest continually. appoint Aaron and his sons, and sons of Aaron: Nadab the first

they shall wait on their priest's born, and Abihu, Eleazar, and JEWISH PRIESTS.

office: and the stranger that Ithamar. These are the names of Exod. xix, 22. And let the cometh nigh shall be put to death the song of Aaron, the priests priests also, which come near to

But those that encamp before the which were anointed, whom he the LORD, sanctify themselves, before the tabernacle of the con- priest's office. And Nadab and

tabernacle toward the east, even consecrated to minister in the lest the LORD break forth upon

gregation eastward, shall them.

be Abibu died before the LORD, when

Moses, and Aaron and his sons, they offered strange fire before E.cod. xxviii, 1. And take thon keeping the charge of the sanc- the LORD, in the wilderness of unto thee Aaron thy brother, and tuary, for the charge of the chil- Sinal, and they had no children: his sons with bim, from among dren of Israel; and the stranger and Eleazar and Ithamar ministhe children of Israel, that he may that cometh nigh shall be put to tered in the priest's office in the minister unto me in the priest's death.

sight of Aaron their father. And office, even Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar,

Num. xvil, 7. Therefore thon Eleazar, the son of Aaron the Aaron's solas.

and thy sons with thee shall keep prlest, shall be chief over the chief Exod. xxix, 35. And thus shalt your priest's office for every thing of the Levites, and have the overthou do unto Aaron, and to bis of the altar, and within the vail; sight of them that keep the charge and ye shall serve : I have given

of the sanctuary. Bons, according to all things which I have commanded thee: seven

your prieat's office unto you as a Num. iv, 5-16. And when the days shalt thou consecrate them.

service of gift; and the stranger camp setteth forward, Aaron shall

that cometh nigh shall be put to come, and his sons, and they shall Lev. viii, 2-6, 33-36. Take Aaron death.

take down the covering vail, and and his song with him, and the

cover the ark of testimony with garments, and the anointing oil,

it; And shall put thereon the covand a bullock for the sin-offering, 2 Chron. XXVI, 16-18. But when ering of badgers' skins, and shall and two rams, and a basket of he (Uzziah] was strong, his heart spread over it a cloth wholly of unleavened bread; And gather was lifted up to his destruction: blue, and shall put in the staves thou all the congregation together for he transgressed against the thereof. And upon the table of unto the door of the tabernacle of LORD his God, and went into the shew-bread they shall spread a the congregation. And Moses temple of the LORD to burn in-cloth of blue, and put thereon the did as the LORD commanded, bim; cenge upon the altar of incense. dishes, and the spoons, and the and the assembly was gathered And Azarlah the priest went iu bowls, and covers to cover withal: together unto the door of the after him, and with him fourscore and the continual bread shall be tabernacle of the congregation. priests of the LORD, that were val. thereon, And they shall spread And Moses said unto the congre-iant men; And they withstood upon them a cloth of scarlet, and gation, This is the thing which Uzziah the king, and said unto cover the same with a covering the LORD cominanded to be done. I him, It appertaineth not unto I of badgers' skins, and shall put lo

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