Treasury of Scripture
And king David said to Ornan, No; but I will truly buy it for the full price: for I will not take that which is your for the LORD, nor offer burnt offerings without cost.
Genesis 14:23 That I will not take from a thread even to a shoelatchet, and that I will not take any thing that is yours, lest you should say...
Genesis 23:13 And he spoke to Ephron in the audience of the people of the land, saying, But if you will give it, I pray you, hear me...
Deuteronomy 16:16,17 Three times in a year shall all your males appear before the LORD your God in the place which he shall choose...
Malachi 1:12-14 But you have profaned it, in that you say, The table of the LORD is polluted; and the fruit thereof, even his meat, is contemptible...
Romans 12:17 Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men.
for I will not It is a maxim form heaven `Honour the Lord with thy substance.' He who has a religion that costs him nothing, had a religion that is worth nothing; nor will any man esteem the ordinances of God, if those ordinances cost him nothing. Had Araunah;s noble offer been accepted, it would have been Araunah's sacrifice, not David's; nor would it have answered the end of turning away the displeasure of the Most High. It was David that sinned, not Araunah; therefore David must offer sacrifice.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd king David said to Ornan, Nay; but I will verily buy it for the full price: for I will not take [that] which [is] thine for the LORD, nor offer burnt offerings without cost.
Topical BibleAraunah Burned Burnt Burnt-offering Burnt-offerings Buy Case Certainly Cost Costs David Full Insist Lift Money Nay Nothing Offer Offering Offerings Ornan Paying Payment Price Replied Sacrifice Silver Surely Verily Yours
1 Chronicles Chapter 21 Verse 24
Alphabetical: a Araunah burnt But buy costs David for full I insist is it King LORD me No not nothing offer offering on or Ornan paying price replied sacrifice said surely take that the to what which will yours
OT History: 1 Chronicles 21:24 King David said to Ornan No (1 Chron. 1Ch iCh i Ch 1 chr 1chr)