Hebrews 9:1-6 CSB

Old Covenant Ministry

1 Now the first [covenant] also had regulations for ministry and an earthly sanctuary.

References for Hebrews 9:1

      2 For a tabernacle was set up; and in the first room, which is called "the holy place," were the lampstand, the table, and the presentation loaves.a

      References for Hebrews 9:2

        • a 9:2 - Ex 25-28
          3 Behind the second curtain, the tabernacle was called "the holy of holies."
          4 It contained the gold altar of incense and the ark of the covenant, covered with gold on all sides, in which there was a gold jar containing the manna, Aaron's rod that budded, and the tablets of the covenant.
          5 The cherubim of glory were above it overshadowing the mercy seat. It is not possible to speak about these things in detail right now.
          6 These things having been set up this way, the priests enter the first room repeatedly, performing their ministry.