precious stones in the Bible


The precious stones mentioned in the Bible are the

They are chiefly of interest in connection with the breast-plate of the high priest (Exodus 28), the treasure of the king of Tyre (Ezechiel 28), and the foundation of the New Jerusalem (Apocalypse 21).

MLA Citation

  • “precious stones in the Bible”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 October 2012. Web. 27 November 2015. <>