The Spiritual Connection: Onycha Essential Oil
Onycha in the Bible:
And the LORD said unto Moses, Take unto thee sweet spices, stacte, and onycha, and galbanum; these sweet spices with pure frankincense: of each shall there be a like weight: And thou shalt make it a perfume, a confection after the art of the apothecary, tempered together, pure and holy: And thou shalt beat some of it very small, and put of it before the testimony in the tabernacle of the congregation, where I will meet with thee: it shall be unto you most holy. Exodus 30:34-36, KJV
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The holy incense described in Exodus was kept burning in the temple 24/7. It represents our prayers ascending uninhibited to the Most High, who never sleeps.