Old Testament

Genesis 14:18

And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of the most high God.

Psalms 110:4

The Lord hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

Joseph Smith Translation – Old Testament


JST, Genesis 14:25

And Melchizedek lifted up his voice and blessed Abram.

JST, Genesis 14:26

Now Melchizedek was a man of faith, who wrought righteousness; and when a child he feared God, and stopped the mouths of lions, and quenched the violence of fire.

JST, Genesis 14:33

And now, Melchizedek was a priest of this order; therefore he obtained peace in Salem, and was called the Prince of peace.

JST, Genesis 14:36

And this Melchizedek, having thus established righteousness, was called the king of heaven by his people, or, in other words, the King of peace.

JST, Genesis 14:40

And it came to pass, that God blessed Abram, and gave unto him riches, and honor, and lands for an everlasting possession; according to the covenant which he had made, and according to the blessing wherewith Melchizedek had blessed him.

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