altar in Scripture


Many altars are mentioned in Scripture, e.g., those of Noe and Abraham, altars erected for the worship of idols, altars of holocaust and of incense, of the Tabernacle and of the Temple, and the altar described in the Apocalypse.

MLA Citation

  • “altar in Scripture”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 September 2012. Web. 23 January 2019. <>