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Definitions of Aaronic

  1. Alt. of Aaronical
  2. Pertaining to Aaron or his priesthood.
  3. Of or pert. to Aaron or his priesthood.
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Usage examples for Aaronic

  1. It concludes with a splendid paraphrase of the Aaronic benediction. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  2. In the Aaronic priesthood this has been specially noted. – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  3. Second, it is still more evident that the Aaronic priesthood has been set aside if we recall another feature in the allegory of Melchizedek. – The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews by Thomas Charles Edwards
  4. The Hebrew Christians may still maintain that the Messiah perfected the Aaronic priesthood and added to it the glory of kingship. – The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews by Thomas Charles Edwards
  5. I would suggest that St. Clement is considering the whole order of the Aaronic priesthood and worship as a divine appointment. – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  6. For, since the dominion had been for ever transferred to the house of David, these rulers can be considered only as being engrafted into it, as representatives and vice- regents,- much in the same way as the blessing, which was bestowed upon the people by the priestly office of the non- priest Samuel, must be considered as being included in the promise in reference to the Aaronic priesthood. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  7. It is important to observe that the only book of the New Testament in which the priesthood is discussed dwells quite as largely upon the difference as upon the likeness between the Aaronic and the Messianic priest. – The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus by G. A. Chadwick