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A Ning the Lord spoke to Moses

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Before with you: if any man hath any matters


19 And make one cherub on the one to do, let him come to them.

1491. end, and the other cherub on the other 15' And Moses went up, upon the

end: even 4 of the mercy-seat shall ye mount, and a cloud covered the mount.

make the cherubim on its two ends. 16 And the glory of the LORD abode

20 And the cherubim shall stretch forth upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered

their wings on high, covering the mercyit six days: and the seventh day he call- d c. 34. 28. seat with their wings, and their faces ed to Moses from the midst of the cloud. Deut. 9. 9. shall look one to another; towards the 17 And the sight of the glory of the

mercy-seat shall the faces of the cherLORD was like devouring fire on the top

ubim be. of the mount, in the eyes of the children 1 Heb. take 21 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat of Israel.

for me.

above upon the ark; and in the ark thou 18 And Moses went into the midst of

shalt put the testimony that I shall give the cloud, and ascended the mount: and

thee. 4 Moses was on the mount forty days and 2 or, heade


22 And there I will meet with thee, forty nights.

and I will commune with thee from above CHAP. XXV.

the mercy-seat, from between the two 1 What the fsraelites must offer for the making of the tabernacle. 10 The form of the ark. c. 35. 5.

cherubim which are upon the ark of the 17 The mercy-seat with the cherubim. 23 The

testimony, of all things which I will give table with its furniture. 31 The candlestick

thee in commandment to the children of with its instruments.

Israel. silk.

23 , Thou shalt also make a table ing

of shittim wood: its length shall be two 2 Speak to the children of Israel, that

cubits, and its breadth a cubit, and its they i bring me an 2 offering: < of every

b c. 28. 4.

hight a cubit and a half. man that giveth it willingly with his

24 And thou shalt overlay it with pure heart ye shall take my offering.

cc. 28. 15. gold, and make to it a crown of gold 3 And this is the offering which ye

around it. shall take of them; gold, and silver and

25 And thou shalt make to it a border brass,

d c. 37. 2. of an hand-breadth around it, and thou 4 And blue, and purple, and scarlet,

shalt make a golden crown to its border and 3 fine linen, and goats' hair.

around it. 5 And rams' skins dyed red, and bad

26 And thou shalt make for it four gers' skins, and shittim wood.

rings of gold, and put the rings in the 6 Oil for the light, spices for anointing

four corners that are on its four feet. oil, and for sweet incense,

27 Over against the border shall the * Onyx stones, and stones to be set in

rings be for places of the staffs to bear the 6 ephod, and in the c breast-plate.

the table. 8 And let them make me a sanctuary;

28 And thou shalt make the staffs of that I may dwell among them.

shittim wood, and overlay ther with 9 According to all that I show thee after the pattern of the tabernacle, and matter of them.

4 or, of the gold, that the table may be borue with the pattern of all its instruments, even the mercy. 29 And thou shalt make its dishes, and so shall ye make it.

its spoons, and its covers, and its bowls, 10 9 á And they shall make an ark of

5 to cover it with: of pure gold shalt shittim wood: two cubits and a half

thou make them. shall be its length, and a cubit and a half its

30 And thou shalt set upon the table breadth, and a cubit and a half its hight.

show-bread before me alway: 11 And thou shalt overlay it with pure

31 T & And thou shalt make a candlegold, within and without shalt thou over

stick of pure gold: of beaten work shall lay it, and shalt make upon it a crown of 7. 89.

the candlestick be made: its shaft, and gold around it.

its branches, its bowls, its knobs, and its 12 And thou shalt cast four rings of

flowers, shall be of the same. gold for it, and put them in its four cor

32 And six branches shall extend from ners; and two rings shall be in the one

the sides of it; three branches of the side of it, and two rings in the other

candlestick from the one side, and three side of it.

branches of the candlestick from the 13 And thou shalt make staffs of shit- c. 37. 10. other side: tim wood, and overlay them with gold.

33 Three bowls made like to almonds, 14 And thou shali put the staffs into

with a knob and a flower in one branch; the rings by the sides of the ark, that the

and three bowls made like almonds in ark may be borne with them.

the other branch, with a knob and a flow15 The staffs shall be in the rings of

er: so in the six branches that project the ark: they shall not be taken from it.

from the candlestick.

5 or, to pour 16 And thou shalt put into the ark the

out withal.

34 And in the candlesticks shall be testimony which I shall give thee.

four bowls made like to almonds, with 17 1 Ånd thou shalt make a mercy

their knobs and their flowers. seat of pure gold: two cubits and a half

35 And there shall be a knob under two shall be its length, and a cubit and a half

branches of the same, and a knob under its breadth.

two branches of the same, and a knob 18 And thou shalt make two cherubim

under two branches of the same, accordof gold, of beaten work shalt thou make & c. 37. 17. ing to the six branches that project from them, in the two ends of the mercy-seat. the candlestick



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cubit on the other side 3 of that which reshall be of the same: all of it shall be one 1491. maineth in the length of the curtains of beaten work of pure gold.

the tent, shall hang over the sides of the 37 And thou shalt make its seven

tabernacle on this side and on that side, lamps: and they shall 6 light its lamps,

to cover it. that they may give light over against 7 it.

14 . And thou shalt make a covering 38 And its longs, and its snuff-dishes, or, cause for the tent, of rams' skins dyed red, and

to gecend. shall be of pure gold.

a covering above of badgers' skins. 39 of a talent of pure gold shall he

15 | And thou shalt make boards for make it, with all these vessels.

the tabernacle of shittim wood standing 40 And A look that thou make them

7 Heb, the

up: after their pattern, 8 which was shown face of il.

16 Ten cubits shall be the length of a thee on the mount.

board, and a cubit and a half shall be the CHAP. XXVI.

breadth of one board.

A Acte, 7, 44. 1 The ten curtains of the tabernacle. 7 The

Heb. 8.3.

17 Two 4 tenons shall there be in one eleten curtains of goats' hair. 14 The cover.

board, set in order one against another : ing of rama' skins. 15 The boards of the la.

thus shalt thou make for all the boards bernacle with their sockels and bars. 31 The tail for the ark. 36 The hanging for the 8 Heb. which

of the tabernacle. door.

thou roast

18 And thou shalt make the boards M REM e horen starta is be fine caused to southe ide southbea mwenty boards on the twined lined, and blue, and purple, and

19 And thou shalt make forty sockets scarlet: with cherubim i of curious work

of silver under the twenty boards; two shalt thou make them.

1 Heb. the sockets under one board for its two ten2 The length of one curtain shall be work of an ons, and two sockets under another board eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth artist, or for its two tenons. of one curtain four cubits: and every erer.

20 And for the second side of the taone of the curtains shall have one meas

bernacle on the north side there shall be ure.

twenty boards: 3 The five curtains shall be coupled

21 And their forty sockets of silver; together one to another; and other five covering. two sockets under one board, and two curtains shall be coupled one to another.

sockets under another board. 4 And thou shalt' make loops of blue

22 And for the sides of the tabernacle upon the edge of the one curtain from the

westward thou shalt make six boards. selvedge in the coupling; and likewise

23 And two boards shalt thou make shalt thou make in the uttermost edge of

for the corners of the tabernacle in the another curtain, in the coupling of the

two sides. second.

24 And they shall be 5 coupled togeth5 Fifty loops shalt thou make in the

er beneath, and they shall be coupled toone curtain, and fifty loops shalt thou . Heb. in the gether above the head of it to one ring: make in the edge of the curtain that is remainder, thus shall it be for them both; they shall in the coupling of the second; that the or, sur. be for the two corners. loops may take hold one of another. plusage. 25 And they shall be eight boards, and 6 And thou shalt make fifty buttons

their sockets of silver, sixteen sockets; of gold, and couple the curtains together

two sockets under one board, and two with the buttons: and it shall be one ta

sockets under another board. bernacle.

26 And thou shalt make bars of shit74 And thou shalt make curtains of

tim wood; five for the boards of the one goats' hair to be a covering upon the ta

side of the tabernacle, bernacle: eleven curtains shalt thou

27 And five bars for the boards of the make.

other side of the tabernacle, and five bars 8 The length of one cnrtain shall be Heb. for the boards of the side of the tabernathirty cubits, and the breadth of one cur


cle, for the two sides westward. tain four cubits: and the eleven curtains

28 And the middle bar in the midst of shall be all of one measure.

the boards shall reach from end to end. 9 And thou shalt couple five curtains

29 And thou shalt overlay the boards by themselves, and six curtains by them

with gold, and make their rings of gold selves, and shalt double the sixth curtain

for places for the bars; and thou shalt in the front of the tabernacle.

overlay the bars with gold. 10 And thou shalt make fifty loops on

30 And thou shalt rear up the taber

5 Heb. the edge of the one curtain that is out


nacle a according to the fashion thereof most in the coupling, and fifty loops in

which was shown thee on the mount. the edge of the curtain which coup

31 | And thou shalt make a vail of leth the second.

blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine 11 And thou shalt make fifty buttons

twined linen of curious work: with cherof brass, and put the buttons into the

ubim shall it be made. loops, and couple the 2 tent together, that

32 And thou shalt hang it upon four it may be one.

pillars of shittim wood overlaid with 12 And the remnant that remaineth

gold: their hooks shall be of gold, upon of the curtains of the tent, the half cur- od 25. 9. 40. the four sockets of silver. tain that remaineth, shall hang over the Acts. 7. 44. 33 And thou shalt hang the vail under backside of the tabernacle.

Heb. 8. 5. the buttons, that thou mayst bring in 13 And a cubit on the one side, and a!

thither within the vail the ark of the tes


Before timony: and the vail shall divide to you CHRIST,

13 And the breadth of the court on the between the holy place and the most holy. 1491.

east side eastward shall be fifty cubits. 34 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat

14 The hangings of one side of the upon the ark of the testimony, in the

gate shall be fifteen cubits : their pillars most holy place.

three, and their sockets three. 35 And thou shalt set the table with

15 And on the other side shall be hangout the vail, and the candlestick over

ings, fifteen cubits: their pillars three, against the table on the side of the taber

and their sockets three. nacle towards the south : and thou shalt

16 And for the gate of the court shall put the table on the north side.

be a hanging of twenty cubits, of blue, 36 And thou shalt make a hanging

and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined for the door of the tent, of blue, and pur

linen, wrought with needle-work: and ple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen,

their pillars shall be four, and their sockWrought with needle work.

ets four. 37 And thou shalt make for the hang

17 All the pillars around the court ing five pillars of shittim wood, and over

shall be filleted with silver : their hooks lay them with gold, and their hooks shall

shall be of silver, and their sockets of be of gold: and thou shalt cast five sock


i Heb. he ets of brass for them.

showed it.

18 1 The length of the court shall be a CHAP. XXVII.

hundred cubits, and the breadth 2 fifty 1 The altar of burnt-offering, with the vessels.

every where, and the hight five cubits of 9 The court of the tabernacle inclosed with

fine twined linen, and their sockets of hangings and pillars. 18 The measure of

brass. the court. 20 The oil for the lamp.

19 All the vessels of the tabernacle in ND thou shalt make an altar of shit

all the service thereof, and all the pins

thereof, and all the pins of the court, shall cubits broad; the altar shall be four

be of brass. square: and its hight shall be three cu

20 1 And thou shalt command the chilbits.

dren of Israel, that they bring the pure 2 And thou shalt make the horns of it

olive-oil beaten for the light, to cause the upon the four corners thereof: its horns

lamp : to burn always. shall be of the same, and thou shalt over

21 In the tabernacle of the congregalay it with brass.

tion without the vail, which is before the 3 And thou shalt make its pans to re

testimony, Aaron and his sons shall orceive its ashes, and its shovels, and its

der it from evening to morning before basins, and its flesh-hooks, and its fire

the LORD: It shall be a statute for ever pans: all its vessels thou shalt make of

to their generations on the behalf of the brass.

children of Israel. 4 And thou shalt make for it a grate

CHAP. XXVIII. of net-work of brass; and upon the net

1 Aaron and his sons are set apart for the shalt thou make four brazen rings in its

priest's office. 2 Holy garments are appointfour corners.

ed. 6 The ephod. 15 The breast-plate with 5 And thou shalt put it under the com

telve precious stones. 30 The Urim and

Thummim. 31 The robe of the ephod, with pass of the altar beneath, that the net may 2 Heb. Nifty

pomegranates and bells. 36. The plate of the be even to the midst of the altar.

by Arly. miter 39 The embroidered coai. 40 The 6 And thou shalt make staffs for the

garments for Aaron's sons. altar, staffs of shittim wood, and overlay

A N , them with brass.

brother, and his sons with him, 7 And the staffs shall be put into the

from among the children of Israel, that rings, and the staffs shall be upon the

he may minister to me in the priest's oftwo sides of the altar, to bear it.

fice, even Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Ele8 Hollow with boards shalt thou make

azar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons. it: 1 as it was shown thee on the mount,

21 And thou shalt make holy garso shall they make it.

ments for Aaron thy brother, for glory 91 And ihou shalt make the court of

and for beauty. the tabernacle: for the south side south

3 And thou shalt speak to all that are ward there shall be hangings for the court

wise in heart, whom I have filled with of fine twined linen of a hundred eubits

the spirit of wisdom, that they may make long for one side:

Aaron's garments to consecrate him, that lò And its twenty pillars and their ascend up. he may minister to me in the priest's oftwenty sockets shall be of brass: the

fice. hooks of the pillars and their fillets shall

4 And these are the garments which be of silver.

they shall make; a breast-plate, and an 11 And likewise for the north side in

ephod, and a robe, and a broidered coat, length there shall be hangings of a hun

a miter, and a girdle ; and they shall dred cubits long, and its twenty pillars

make holy garments for Aaron thy brothand their twenty sockets of brass: the

er, and his sons, that he may minister to hooks of the pillars and their fillets of

me in the priest's office. silver.

5. And they shall take gold, and blue, 12 And for the breadth of the court on

and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen. the west side shall be hangings of fifty

6 4 And they shall make the ephod of cubits: their pillars ten, and their sockets

gold, of blue, and of purple, of scarlei, land fine twined linen, with curious work.

3 Heb. to



7 It shall have the two shoulder-pieces/ CHRIST, gold, and thou shalt put them upon the thereof joined at the two edges thereof;

two ends of the breast-plate in its border, and so it shall be joined together.

which is in the side of the ephod in8 And the curious girdle of the

ward. ephod, which is upon it, shall be of the

27 And two other rings of gold thou same, according to its work; even of gold,

shalt make, and shalt put them on the of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine 4 or, em two sides of the ephod underneath, totwined linen

broidered. wards the fore-part of it, over against the 9 And thou shalt take two onyx stones,

other coupling thereof, above the curious and engrave on them the names of the

girdle of the ephod. children of Israel:

28 And they shall bind the breast-plate 10 Six of their names on one stone,

by its rings to the rings of the ephod with and the six names of the rest on the other

a lace of blue, that it may be above the stone, according to their birth.

5 or, sockets,

curious girdle of the ephod, and that or,

bezils. 11 'With the work of an engraver in

the breast-plate be not loosed from the stone, like the engravings of a signet,

ephod. shalt thou engrave the two stones with

29 And Aaron shall bear the names of the names of the children of Israel: thou

the children of Israel in the breast-plate shalt make them to be set in souches of Heb ill. in of judgment upon his heart, when he engold.

of stone. tereth into the holy place, for a memori12 And thou shalt put the two stones

al before the LORD continually, upon the shoulders of the ephod for

30 1 And thou shalt put in the breaststones of memorial to the children of Is

plate of judgment the Urim and the rael: and Aaron shall bear their names

Thummim; and they shall be upon Aabefore the LORD upon his two shoulders

ron's heart, when he goeth in before the for a memorial.

Lord: and Aaron shall bear the judg13 And thou shalt make ouches of or, ruby. ment of the children of Israel upon his gold;

heart before the Lord continually. 14 And two chains of pure gold at the

31 And thou shalt make the robe of ends; of wreathed work shalt thou make

the ephod all of blue. them, and fasten the wreathed chains to

32 And there shall be a hole in the the ouches.

top of it, in the midst of it: it shall have 15 1 And thou shalt make the breast

8 Heb. fill.

a binding of woven work round about plate of judgment with curious work; ings. the hole of it, as the hole of an habergeon, after the work of the ephod thou shalt

that it be not rent. make it; of gold, of blue, and of purple,

33 And beneath, upon the o hem of it and of scarlet, and of fine twined linen

thou shalt make pomegranates of blue, shalt thou make it.

and of purple, and of scarlet, round about 16 Four-square it shall be, being doub

its hem; and bells of gold between them led; a span shall be its length, and a span

around it. shall be its breadth.

34 A golden bell and a pomegranate, a 17 And thou shalt 6 set in it settings of

golden bell and a pomegranate, upon the stones, even four rows of stones: the first

hem of the robe around it. row shall be a 7 sardius, a topaz, and a

35 And it shall be upon Aaron, to mincarbuncle: this shall be the first row.

ister: and his sound shall be heard when 18 And the second row shall be an

he goeth in to the holy place before the emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond.

LORD, and when he cometh out; that he 19 And the third row a ligure, an agate,

may not die. and an amethyst.

36 1 And thou shalt make a plate of 20 And the fourth row a beryl, and an

pure gold, and engrave upon it, like the onyx, and a jasper : they shall be set in

engravings of a signet, HOLINESS gold in their s inclosings.

9 or, skirta. TỎ THE LORD. 21 And the stones shall be with the

37 And thou shalt put it on a blue lace, names of the children of Israel, twelve,

that it may be upon the miter; upon the according to their names, like the engra

front of the miter it shall be. vings of a signet; every one with his

38 And it shall be upon Aaron's forename shall they be according to the

head, that Aaron may bear the iniquity twelve tribes.

of the holy things, which the children of 22 And thou shalt make upon the

Israel shall hallow in all their holy gifts; breast-plate chains at the ends of wreath

and it shall be always upon his forehead, ed work of pure gold.

that they may be accepted before the 23 And thou shalt make upon the

LORD. breast-plate two rings of gold, and shalt

39 T And thou shalt embroider the coat put the two rings on the two ends of the

of fine linen, and thou shalt make the breast-plate.

miter of fine linen, and thou shalt make 24 And thou shalt put the two wreath

the girdle of needle-work. ed chains of gold in the two rings which

40 I And for Aaron's sons thou shalt

10 Heb.fill are on the ends of the breast-plate. 25. And the other two ends of the two their hand. make coats, and thou shalt make for

them girdles, and bonnets shalt thou wreathed chains thou shalt fasten in the

make for them, for glory and for beauty. two ouches, and put them on the shoulder

41 And thou shalt put them upon Aapieces of the ephod before it.

ron thy brother, and on his sons with 26 And thou shalt make two rings of

him: and shalt anoint them, and 10 con

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fire without the camp: it is a sin-offerthey may minister to me in the priest's 1491. ing. office.

15 Thou shalt also take one ram; and 42 And thou shalt make them linen

Aaron and his sons shall put their hands breeches to cover u their nakedness :

upon the head of the ram. from the loins even to the thighs they

16 And thou shalt slay the ram, and shall 12 reach:

11 Heb. flesh thou shalt take his blood, and sprinkle it 43 And they shall be upon Aaron, and of their na. around upon the altar. upon his sons, when they enter in to the

17 And thou shalt cut the ram in tabernacle of the congregation, or when 12 pieces, and wash the inwards of him, they come near to the altar to minister

and his legs, and put them to his pieces, in the holy place; that they bear not in

& Ley. 8. 2

and 5 to his head. iquity, and die. It shall be a statute for

18 And thou shalt burn the whole ram ever to him, and to his seed after him.

1 or, thin upon the altar : it is a burnt-offering to CHAP. XXIX.

cakes, the LORD: it is a sweet savor, an offer1 The sacrifice and ceremonies of consecra.

ing made by fire to the Lord. ting the priests. 38 The continual burnt

b c. 30. 25. 19 And thou shalt take the other ram; offering: 45 God's promise to dwell among

and Aaron and his sons shall put their the children of Israel.

2 Heb. bind. hands upon the head of the ram. ND this is the thing that thou shalt

20 Then shalt thou kill the ram, and

take of his blood, and put it upon the tip ister to me in the priest's office: • Take the hand of. of the right ear of Aaron, and upon the one young bullock, and two rams with

tip of the right ear of his sons, and upon out blemish,

Cc. 28. 41.

the thumb of their right hand, and upon 2 And unleavened bread, and cakes

the great toe of their right foot, and

d Lev. 1. 4. unleavened tempered with oil, and i wa

sprinkle the blood upon the altar round fers unleavened anointed with oil; of

about. wheat flour shalt thou make them.

e Ley. 3. 3.

21 And thou shalt take of the blood 3 And thou shalt put them into one

that is upon the altar, and of the anoint

4 It seemeth basket, and bring them in the basket, by Anato ing oil, and sprinkle it upon Aaron, and with the bullock and the two rams. my, and the upon his garments, and upon his sons,

4 And Aaron and his sons thou shalt Hebrew and upon the garments of his sons with bring to the door of the tabernacle of the doctors, to him: and he shall be hallowed, and his congregation, and shalt wash them with

rif. garments, and his sons, and his sons garwater.

inents with him. 5 And thou shalt take the garments,

22 Also thou shalt take of the ram the and put upon Aaron, the coat, and the

fat and the rump, and the fat that coverrobe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the

eth the inwards, and the caul above the breast-plate, and gird him with the curi

liver, and the two kidneys, and the fat ous girdle of the ephod:

that is upon them, and the right shoulder; 6 And thou shalt put the miter upon

for it is a ram of consecration: his head, and put the holy crown upon

23 And one loaf of bread, and one the miter.

cake of oiled bread, and one wafer out of 7 Then shalt thou take the anointing

the basket of the unleavened bread, that boil, and pour il upon his head, and

is before the LORD. anoint him.

24 And thou shalt put all in the hands 8 And thou shalt bring his sons, and

of Aaron, and in the hands of his sons; put coats upon them.

and shalt 6 wave them for a wave-offer9 And thou shalt gird them with gir

ing before the LORD. dles (Aaron and his sons) and 2 put the

25 And thou shalt receive them from bonnets on them; and the priest's office

their hands, and burn them upon the alshall be theirs for a perpetual statute : 5 or, upon. tar for a burnt-offering, for a sweet savor and thou shalt 3 c consecrate Aaron and

before the LORD: it is an offering made his sons.

by fire to the LORD. 10 And thou shalt cause a bullock to

26 And thou shalt take the breast of be brought before the tabernacle of the

the ram of Aaron's consecration, and congregation; and & Aaron and his sons

wave it for a wave-offering before the shall put their hands upon the head of

LORD: and it shall be thy part. the bullock.

27 And thou shalt sanctify the breast 11 And thou shalt kill the bullock be

of the wave-offering, and the shoulder of fore the Lord, by the door of the taber

the heave-offering, which is waved, and nacle of the congregation.

which is heaved up of the ram of the con12 And thou shalt take of the blood of

secration, even of that which is for Aathe bullock, and put it upon the horns of

ron, and of that which is for his sons: the altar with thy finger, and pour all the

28 And it shall be Aaron's and his blood beside the bottom of the altar.

sons' by a statute for ever, from the chil13 And thou shalt take all the fat

dren of Israel: for it is a heave-offering: that covereth the inwards, and 4 the caul

and it shall be a heave-offering from the that is above the liver, and the two kid

children of Israel of the sacrifice of their neys, and the fat that is upon them, and or, shake peace-offerings, even their heave-offering burn them upon the altar.

to and fro. Ito the LORD. 14 But the flesh of the bullock, and his

29 And the holy garments of Aaron skin, and his dung shalt thou burn with

shall be his sons' after him, to be anoint

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