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Torrey's Topical Textbook
Instituted by God
Grounds of its institution
Ge 2:2,3; Ex 20:11.
The seventh day observed as
Made for man
A sign of the covenant
A type of the heavenly rest
Servants and cattle should be allowed to rest upon
Ex 20:10; De 5:14.
No manner of work to be done on
Ex 20:10; Le 23:3.
No purchases to be made on
Ne 10:31; 13:15-17.
No burdens to be carried on
Ne 13:19; Jer 17:21.
Divine worship to be celebrated on
Eze 46:3; Ac 16:13.
The Scriptures to be read on
Ac 13:27; 15:21.
The word of God to be preached on
Ac 13:14,15,44; 17:2; 18:4.
Works connected with religious service lawful on
Nu 28:9; Mt 12:5; Joh 7:23.
Works of mercy lawful on
Mt 12:12; 13:16; Joh 9:14.
Necessary wants may be supplied
Mt 12:1; Lu 13:15; 14:1.
First day of the week kept as, by the church
Joh 20:26; Ac 20:7; 1Co 16:2.
Observance of, to be perpetual
Ex 31:16,17; Mt 5:17,18.
Blessedness of honouring
Blessedness of keeping
Denunciations against those who profane
Neh 13:18; Jer 17:27.
Punishment of those who profane
Ex 31:14,15; Nu 15:32-36.
Divine institution of
Ge 3:21; 1:29; 9:3; 4:4,5; Heb 11:4.
To be offered to God alone
Ex 22:20; Jdj 13:16; 2Ki 17:36.
When offered to God, an acknowledgement of his being the supreme God
2Ki 5:17; Jon 1:16.
Always offered upon altars
The offering of, an acknowledgment of sin
Required to be perfect and without blemish
Le 22:19; De 15:21; 17:1; Mal 1:8,14.
Generally the best of their kind
Ge 4:4; 1Sa 15:22; Ps 66:15; Isa 1:11.
Different kinds of
To be brought to the place appointed by God
De 12:6; 2Ch 7:12.
Were bound to the horns of the altar
Were salted with salt
Le 2:13; Mr 9:49.
Often consumed by fire from heaven
Le 9:24; 1Ki 18:38; 2Ch 7:1.
When bloody, accompanied with meat and drink offering
No leaven offered with, except for
Ex 23:18; Le 7:13.
Fat of, not to remain until morning
Were typical of Christ's sacrifice
1Co 5:7; Eph 5:2; Heb 10:1,11,12.
Were accepted when offered in sincerity and faith
Ge 4:4; Heb 11:4; Ge 8:21.
Imparted a legal purification
Could not take away sin
Ps 40:6; Heb 9:9; 10:1-11.
Without obedience, worthless
1Sa 15:22; Pr 21:3; Mr 12:33.
The covenants of God confirmed by
Ge 15:9-17; Ex 24:5-8; Heb 9:19,20; Ps 50:5.
Offered to false gods, are offered to devils
Le 17:7; De 32:17; Ps 106:37; 1Co 10:20.
On great occasions, very numerous
2Ch 5:6; 7:5.
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