See also Sacrifice
A structure used for sacrifices, offerings, and worship.
Noah built an altar unto the Lord and offered burnt offerings, Gen. 8:20.
Abram built an altar unto the Lord, Gen. 12:7–8.
Abraham bound Isaac his son on the altar, Gen. 22:9 (Gen. 22:1–13).
Jacob built there an altar and called the place El-beth-el, Gen. 35:6–7.
Elijah built an altar and challenged the priests of Baal, 1 Kgs. 18:17–40.
If thou bring thy gift to the altar, first be reconciled to thy brother, Matt. 5:23–24.
I saw under the altar the souls of them that were slain for the word of God, Rev. 6:9 (D&C 135:7).
Lehi built an altar of stones and gave thanks unto the Lord, 1 Ne. 2:7.
Abraham was saved from death on an altar of Elkenah, Abr. 1:8–20.