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PRIEST

-BEFORE MOSES
    Melchizedek
        Ge 14:18; Heb 5:6,10,11; 6:20; 7:1-21
    Jethro
        Ex 2:16
    Priests in Israel before the giving of the law
        Ex 19:22,24
    Called "angel,"
        Ec 5:6

-THE TIME OF MOSES
        Ex 28:1-4; 29:9,44; Nu 3:10; 18:7; 1Ch 23:13
    Hereditary, descent of office
        Ex 27:21; 28:43; 29:9
    Consecration of
        Ex 29:1-9,19-35; 40:12-16; Le 6:20-23; 8:6-35; Heb 7:21
    Is holy
        Le 21:6,7; 22:9,16
    Ablutions of
        Ex 40:30-32; Le 16:24
    See CONSECRATION OF, above
    Must be without blemish
        Le 21:17-23
    Vestments of
        Ex 28:2-43; 39:1-29; Le 6:10,11; 8:13; Eze 44:17-19
    Don vestments in the temple area
        Eze 42:14; 44:19
    Atonement for
        Le 16:6,24; Eze 44:27
    Defilement and purification of
        Eze 44:25,26
    Marriage of
        Le 21:7-15; Eze 44:22
    Chambers for, in the temple area
        Eze 40:45,46
    Exempt from tax
        Ezr 7:24
    Armed and organized for war at the time of the disaffection
        toward Saul
        1Ch 12:27,28
    Beard and hair of
        Eze 44:20
    Twenty-four divisions (shifts) of
        1Ch 24:1-19; 28:13,21; 2Ch 8:14; 31:2; 35:4,5; Ezr
        2:36-39; Ne 13:30
    Chosen by lot
        Lu 1:8,9,23
    Usurpations of office of
        Nu 3:10; 16; 18:7; 2Ch 26:18
    Priests who were not from the sons of Levi were appointed by
        Jeroboam
        1Ki 12:31; 13:33
    See LEVITES
    See MINISTERS

-DUTIES OF
    To offer sacrifices
        Le 1:4-17; 2:2,16; 3:5,11,13,16; 4:5-12,17,25,26,30-35;
        1Ch 16:40; 2Ch 13:11; 29:34; 35:11-14; Ezr 6:20; Heb
        10:11
    See OFFERINGS
    To offer the firstfruits
        Le 23:10,11; De 26:3,4
    Pronounce benedictions
        Nu 6:22-27; De 21:5; 2Ch 30:27
    Teach the law
        Le 10:11; De 24:8; 27:14; 31:9-13; 33:10; Jer 2:8; Mal
        2:7
    Light the lamps in the tabernacle
        Ex 27:20,21; 2Ch 13:11; Le 24:3,4
    Keep the sacred fire always burning
        Le 6:12,13
    To furnish a quota of wood for the sanctuary
        Ne 10:34
    Responsible for the sanctuary
        Nu 4:5-15; 18:1,5,7
    To act as scribes
        Ezr 7:1-6; Ne 8:9
    Be present at and supervise the tithing
        Ne 10:38
    Sound the trumpet in summoning assemblies and in battle
        Nu 10:2-10; 31:6; Jos 6; 2Ch 13:12
    Examine lepers
    See LEPROSY
    Purify the unclean
        Le 15:31
    See DEFILEMENT
    Valuate things devoted
        Le 27:8,12
    Officiate in the Holy Place
        Heb 9:6
    Chiefs of Levites
        Nu 3:9,32; 4:19,28,33; 1Ch 9:20
    To act as magistrates
        Nu 5:14-31; De 17:8-13; 19:17; 21:5; 2Ch 19:8; Eze
        44:23,24
    To encourage the army on the eve of battle
        De 20:2-4
    Carry the ark of the covenant
    Through the Jordan River
        Jos 3; 4:15-18
    In battle
        1Sa 4:3-5

-BENEFITS OF
    No part of the land of Canaan allowed to
        Nu 18:20; De 10:9; 14:27; 18:1,2; Jos 13:14,33; 14:3;
        18:7; Eze 44:28
    Provided with cities and suburbs
        Le 25:32-34; Nu 35:2-8; Jos 21:1-4,13-19,41,42; 1Ch
        6:57-60; Ne 11:11,20; Eze 45:1-6; 48:8-20
    Own lands sanctified to the Lord
        Le 27:21
    Tithes of the tithes
        Nu 18:8-18,26-32; Ne 10:38
    Part of the plunder of war, including captives
        Nu 31:25-29
    Firstfruits
        Le 23:20; 24:9; Nu 18:12,13,17,18; De 18:3-5; Ne 10:36
    Redemption money
        Le 27:23
    Of the firstborn
        Nu 3:46-51; 18:15,16
    Things devoted
        Le 27:21; Nu 5:9,10; 18:14
    Fines
        Le 5:16; 22:14; Nu 5:8
    Trespass money and other trepass offerings
        Le 5:15,18; Nu 18:9; 2Ki 12:16
    The shewbread
        Ex 25:30; Le 24:5-9; 2Ch 2:4; 13:11; Ne 10:33; Mt 12:4;
        Heb 9:2
    Portions of sacrifices and offerings
        Ex 29:27-34; Le 2:2,3,9,10; 5:12,13,16; 6:15-18,26;
        7:6-10,31-34; 10:12-14; 14:12,13; Nu 6:19,20; 18:8-19; De
        18:3-5; 1Sa 2:13,14; Eze 44:28-31; 45:1-4; 1Co 9:13
    Regulations by Hezekiah concerning benefits to the priests
        2Ch 31:4-19
    Portion of land allotted to, in redistribution in Ezekiel's
        vision
        Eze 48:8-14
    For the sustenance of their families
        Le 22:11-13; Nu 18:11,19

-FIGURATIVE
        Ex 19:6; Isa 61:6; 1Pe 2:9; Re 1:6; 5:10; 20:6

-HIGH PRIEST

-(Moses did not denominate Aaron chief or high priest)

-(The function he served was superior to that of other priests)
    The title appears after the institution of the office
        Le 21:10-15; Nu 3:32
    For qualifications, consecration, etc
    See under the general topic above, PRIEST, MOSAIC
        INSTITUTION OF
    Vestments of
        Ex 28:2-43; 39:1-31; Le 8:7-9
    Respect due to
        Ac 23:5
    DUTIES OF
    Had charge of the sanctuary and altar
        Nu 18:2,5,7
    To offer sacrifices
        Heb 5:1; 8:3
    To designate subordinate priests for duty
        Nu 4:19; 1Sa 2:36
    To officiate in consecrations of Levites
        Nu 8:11-21
    To have charge of the treasury
        2Ki 12:10; 22:4; 2Ch 24:6-14; 34:9
    To light the lamps of the tabernacle
        Ex 27:20,21; 30:8; Le 24:3,4; Nu 8:3
    To burn incense
        Ex 30:7,8; 1Sa 2:28; 1Ch 23:13
    To place shewbread on the table every Sabbath
        Le 24:8
    To offer for his own sins of ignorance
        Le 4:3-12
    On the Day of Atonement
        Ex 30:10; Le 16; Heb 5:3; 9:7,22,23
    Judicial
        Nu 5:15; De 17:8-13; 1Sa 4:18; Ho 4:4; Mt 26:3,50,57,62;
        Ac 5:21-28; 23:1-5
    To count the people
        Nu 1:3
    Officiate at the choice of a ruler
        Nu 27:18,19,21
    Distribute the plunder of war
        Nu 31:26-29
    Benefits of
    See PRIEST, BENEFITS OF, above
    A second priest, under the high priest
        Nu 3:32; 4:16; 31:6; 1Ch 9:20; 2Sa 15:24; 2Ki 25:18; Lu
        3:2

-MISCELLANEOUS FACTS CONCERNING
    Loyal to Rehoboam at the time of the revolt of the ten
        tribes
        2Ch 11:13
    Zeal of, in purging the temple
        2Ch 29:4-17
    Wickedness of
        2Ch 36:14
    Taken with the captivity to Babylon
        Jer 29:1
    Return from the captivity
        Ezr 1:5; 2:36-39,61,70; 3:8; 7:7; 8:24-30; Ne
        7:39-42,63-73; 10:1-8; 12:1-7
    Polluted by marrying idolatrous wives
        Ezr 9:1,2; 10:5,18,19; Ne 10:28
    Restore the altar, and offer sacrifices
        Ezr 3:1-7
    Supervise the building of the new temple
        Ezr 3:8-13
    Inquire of John the Baptist to see if he might be the
        Messiah
        Joh 1:19
    Conspire to destroy Jesus
        Mt 26:3-5,14,15,47,51; Mr 14:10,11,43-47,53-66; 15:1; Lu
        22:2-6,50,54,66-71; 23:1,2; Joh 11:47; 19:15,16,18
    Put on trial and condemn Jesus
        Mt 26:57-68; 27:1,2; Mr 14:53-65; Lu 22:54-71; 23:13-24;
        Joh 18:15-32
    Incite the people to ask that Barabbas be released and Jesus
        be destroyed
        Mt 27:20; Mr 15:11; Lu 23:18
    Persecute the disciples
        Ac 22:5
    Reprove and threaten Peter and John
        Ac 4:6-21; 5:17-41
    Put on trial, condemn, and stone Stephen
        Ac 6:12-15; 7
    Paul brought before
        Ac 22:30; 23:1-5
    Corrupt
        Jer 23:11,12; Eze 22:26; Lu 10:31
    Instances of
    Eli's sons
        1Sa 2:12-17,22
    Of the captivity
        Ezr 9:1,2; 10:18-22; Ne 13:4-9,13,28,29
    Zealous
        1Ch 9:10-13
    Priestly office performed by prophets
        1Sa 16:5
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