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Breastplate


1. A part of defensive armour. 1Ki 22:34.

2. A part of the high priest’s dress. Ex 28:4.

3. For soldiers

a. Made of iron. Re 9:9.

b. Bright and shining. Re 9:17.

4. For the high priest

a. Materials of. Ex 28:15; 39:8.

b. Form and dimensions of. Ex 28:16; 39:9.

c. Made from the offering of the people. Ex 35:9.

5. Had names of the tribes engraved on precious stones. Ex 28:17-21; 39:10,14.

6. Inseparably united to the ephod. Ex 28:22-28; 39:15-21.

7. The Urim and Thummim placed in. Ex 28:30; Le 8:8.

8. Worn as a memorial. Ex 28:29; Isa 49:16.

9. Illustrative of the

a. Righteous judgment of Christ. Isa 59:17.

b. Defence of righteousness. Eph 6:14.

c. Defence of faith and love. 1Th 5:8.