Frankincense Essential Oil in the Bible

Frankincense resin used to make Frankincense essential oilFrankincense essential oil is perhaps one of the best known essential oils of the Bible.  It is mentioned in 21 verses in the Old and New Testaments.

Frankincense is one of the elements listed in Exodus 30:34 where God instructs Moses in how to make incense.  The incense of the Bible was a perfume composed of different spices and Frankincense that was burned on the altar. Continue reading “Frankincense Essential Oil in the Bible”