Oils of Ancient Scripture – Aloes/Sandalwood

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Oils of the Ancient Scripture - Sandalwood

Essential oils, though trendy now, are certainly nothing new! In fact, there are over 200 references to them in the Bible, and there is evidence of them being used as far back as 3500 B.C.   Essential oils are the concentrated essences of plants…stems, grasses, resins, flowers, etc.  They act as the plants natural defense mechanisms and act very similarly … Read More

Sacred Frankincense

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils1 Comment

Sacred frankincense essential oil is distilled from Boswellia sacra trees at the Young Living distillery in Oman. This new variety of frankincense is a complement to Boswellia carteri— Young Living’s traditional frankincense—and is ideal for special use when a deeper spiritual connection is desired. Omani frankincense is regarded as the world’s rarest, most sought-after aromatic in existence. After careful negotiations … Read More

The Many Uses of Frankincense Oil

Kelly ListonAll Articles, Essential Oils

When I think of Frankincense I always picture the Three Kings with their gifts at Christmas time.  Even though I didn’t ever really know what it was, I did know that it was valuable.  As it turns out, Frankincense (Boswellia Carteri) was more valuable than gold in ancient times and it is still used today to treat illness. Frankincense oil … Read More