Bible Oil Verses











Mary took a liter of costly perfumed oil made from genuine pure nard(spikenard) and anointed the feet of Jesus and dried them with her hair; the house was filled with the fragrance of the oil.

                                                             John 12:3




Nicodemus, the one who had first come to him at night, also came bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes(sandalwoods) weighing about one hundred pounds.

                                                                    John 19:39



With myrrh, aloes(sandalwoods), and cassia your robes are fragrant.

                                                            Psalms 46:9


Cleanse me with Hyssop, that I may be pure, wash me, make me whiter than snow.

                                                            Psalms 45:9



I have sprinkled my bed with myrrh, with aloes, and with cinnamon.

                                                              Proverbs 8:17


The Lord said to Moses, "Take these finest spices: five hundred shekels of free flowing myrrh, half that amount, that is, two hundred and fifty shekels, of fragrant cinnamon, two hundred and fifty shekels of fragrant cane(calamus), five hundred shekels of cassia--all according to the standard of the sanctuary shekel, together with a hin of olive oil, and blend them into sacred anointing oil; whatever touches them shall be sacred."

                                                             Exodus 30:22-25;29



The Lord told Moses, "Take these aromatic substances: Storax(same genus as onycha) and onycha and galbanum, these and pure frankincense in equal parts."

                                                            Exodus 30:34




God makes the earth yield healing herbs which the prudent man should not neglect.

                                                            Sirach 38:4 




Like cinnamon, or fragrant balm, or precious myrrh, I give forth perfume; Like galbanum and onycha (Benzoin) and sweet spices, like the odor of incense in the holy place, I spread out my branches like a terebinth, my branches so bright and so graceful. I bud forth delights like the vine, my blossoms become fruit fair and rich. Come to me, all you that yearn for me, and be filled with my fruits.         

                                                            Sirach 25: 15-18




And behold, the star that they had seen at its rising preceded them, until it came and stopped over the place where the child was. They were overjoyed at seeing the star, and on entering the house they saw the child with Mary his mother.  They prostrated themselves and did Him homage. Then they opened their treasres and offered him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

                                                            Matthew 2:9-11

Essential Oils, Bible Verses
Essential Oils, Bible Verses


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