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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Precious Stones

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  • Dug out of the earth
    Job 28:5,6

  • Brought from Ophir
    1 Kings 10:11; 2 Chronicles 9:10

  • Brought from Sheba
    1 Kings 10:1,2; Ezekiel 27:22

  • CALLED
    • Stones of fire
      Ezekiel 28:14,16
    • Stones to be set
      1 Chronicles 29:2
    • Jewels
      Isaiah 61:10; Ezekiel 16:12
    • Precious jewels
      2 Chronicles 20:25; Proverbs 20:15

  • Of great variety
    1 Chronicles 29:2

  • Of many colours
    1 Chronicles 29:2

  • Brilliant and glittering
    1 Chronicles 29:2; Revelation 21:11

  • MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE
    • Agate
      Exodus 28:19; Isaiah 54:12
    • Amethyst
      Exodus 28:19; Revelation 21:20
    • Beryl
      Daniel 10:6; Revelation 21:20
    • Carbuncle
      Exodus 28:17; Isaiah 54:12
    • Coral
      Job 28:18
    • Chalcedony
      Revelation 21:19
    • Chrysolite
      Revelation 21:20
    • Chrysoprasus
      Revelation 21:20
    • Diamond
      Exodus 28:18; Jeremiah 17:1; Ezekiel 28:13
    • Emerald
      Ezekiel 27:16; Revelation 4:3
    • Jacinth
      Revelation 9:17; 21:20
    • Jasper
      Revelation 4:3; 21:11,19
    • Onyx
      Exodus 28:20; Job 28:16
    • Pearl
      Job 28:18; Matthew 13:45,46; Revelation 21:21
    • Ruby
      Job 28:18; Lamentations 4:7
    • Sapphire
      Exodus 24:10; Ezekiel 1:26
    • Sardine or Sardius
      Exodus 28:17; Revelation 4:3
    • Sardonyx
      Revelation 21:20
    • Topaz
      Job 28:19; Revelation 21:20

  • Highly prized by the ancients
    Proverbs 17:8

  • Extensive commerce in
    Ezekiel 27:22; Revelation 18:12

  • Often given as presents
    1 Kings 10:2,10

  • Art of engraving upon, early known to the Jews
    Exodus 28:9,11,21

  • Art of setting, known to the Jews
    Exodus 28:20

  • USED FOR
    • Adorning the high priest's ephod
      Exodus 28:12
    • Adorning the breastplate of judgment
      Exodus 28:17-20; 39:10-14
    • Decorating the person
      Ezekiel 28:13
    • Ornamenting royal crowns
      2 Samuel 12:30
    • Setting in seals and rings
      Song of Solomon 5:12
    • Adorning the temple
      2 Chronicles 3:6
    • Honouring idols
      Daniel 11:38

  • A part of the treasure of kings
    2 Chronicles 32:27

  • Given by the Jews for the tabernacle
    Exodus 25:7

  • Prepared by David for the temple
    1 Chronicles 29:2

  • Given by chief men for the temple
    1 Chronicles 29:8

  • ILLUSTRATIVE OF
    • Preciousness of Christ
      Isaiah 28:16; 1 Peter 2:6
    • Beauty and stability of the church
      Isaiah 54:11,12
    • Saints
      Malachi 3:17; 1 Corinthians 3:12
    • Seductive splendour and false glory of the apostasy
      Revelation 17:4; 18:16
    • Worldly glory of nations
      Ezekiel 28:13-16
    • Glory of heavenly Jerusalem
      Revelation 21:11
    • Stability of heavenly Jerusalem
      Revelation 21:19

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Precious Stones'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/p/precious-stones.html. 1897.

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