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Anointing, Sacred


1. Antiquity of. Ge 28:18; 35:14.

2. Consecrates to God’s service. Ex 30:29.

3. Persons who received

a. Prophets. 1Ki 19:16; Isa 61:1.

b. Priests. Ex 40:13-15.

c. Kings. Jdj 9:8; 1Sa 9:16; 1Ki 1:34.

4. Things which received

a. Tabernacle, &c. Ex 30:26,27; 40:9.

b. Brazen altar. Ex 29:36; 40:10.

c. Brazen laver. Ex 40:11.

5. Those who partook of

a. Protected by God. 1Ch 16:22; Ps 105:15.

b. Not to be injured or insulted. 1Sa 24:6; 26:9; 2Sa 1:14,15; 19:21.

6. Oil or ointment for

a. Divinely prescribed. Ex 30:23-25.

b. Compounded by the priests. 1Ch 9:30.

c. An holy anointing oil for ever. Ex 30:25,31.

d. Not to be imitated. Ex 30:32.

e. To be put on no stranger. Ex 30:33.

f. Jews condemned for imitating. Eze 23:41.

7. Illustrative of the anointing

a. Of Christ with the Holy Spirit. Ps 45:7; Isa 61:1; Lu 4:18.

b. Of saints with the Holy Spirit. 1Jo 2:27.