« PreviousContinue »
departed not out of the tabernacle. CHAP. XXXIV.
12 | And Moses said unto the d ND the LORD said unto MoLORD, See, thou sayest unto me, ses, Hew thee two tables of Bring up this people and thou hast stone like unto the first : and I will not let me know whom thou wilt wrile upon these tables the words send with me. Yet thou hast said, that were in the first tables which I know thee by name, and thou thou brakest. hast also found grace in my sight. 2 And be ready in the morning,
13 Now therefore, I pray thee, and come up in the morning unto if I have found grace in thy sight, mount Sinai, and present ihyself shew me now thy way, that I may there to me in the top of the mount, know thee, that I may find grace in p 3 And no man shall come up thy sight: and consider that this na- with thee, neither let any man be tion is thy people.
seen thoughout all the mount: nei14 And he said, My presence ther let the flocks nor herds feed shall go with thee, and I will give before that mount. thee rest.
c 4 And he hewed two tables of 15 And he said unto him, If thy stone, like unto the first; and Mopresence go not with me, carry us not ses rose up early in the morning, up hence.
and went up unto mount Sinai, as 16 For wherein shall it be known the Lord had commanded him, here that I and thy people have and took in his hand the two tables found grace in thy sighi ? Is it not of stone. in that thou goesi with us? So shall s 5 [ And the LORD descended in we be separated, I and thy people, the cloud, and stood with him there, from all the people that are upon the and proclaimed the name of the face of the earth.
LORD. b 17 And the LORD said unto Moses, * 6 And the LORD passed by beI will do this thing also that thou hast fore him, and proclaimed, The spoken: for thou hast found grace in Lord, The LORD God, merciful my sight, and I know thee by name. and gracious, long-suffering, and l'18 And he said, I beseech thee, abundant in goodness and truth, shew me thy glory.
7 Keeping mercy for thousands, b 19 And he said, I will make all forgiving iniquity and transgression my goodness pass before thee, and and sin, and ihal will by no means I will proclaim the name of the clear the guilty ; visiting the iniquiLORD before thee; and will be gra- ty of the fathers upon the children, cious to whom I will be gracious, and upon the children's children, and will shew mercy on whom I will unto the third and to the fourth geneshew mercy.
ration. t 20 And he said, Thou canst not see c 8 And Moses made haste, and my face : for there shall no man see bowed his head toward the earth, me, and live.
and worshipped. 21 And the LORD said, Behold, a 9 And he said, If now I have there is a place by me, and thou found grace in thy sight, O LORD, shalt stand upon a rock :
let my Lord, I pray thee, go among b 22 And it shall come to pass, while us (for it is a stiff-necked people my glory passeth by, thai I will put and pardon our iniquity and our sin, thee in a cleft of the rock; and will co- and iake us for thine inheritance. ver thee with my hand while I pass b 10 And he said. Behold I make by:
a covenant: before all thy people I 23 And will take away my will do marvels, such as have not hand, and thou shall see my back been done in all the earth, ner in parts : but my face shall not be seen. any nation : and all the people among which thou art shall see the feast of weeks, of the first-fruits of work of the LORD: for it is a terri- wheat-harvest, and the feast of inble thing that I will do with thee. gathering at the year's end. r II Observe thou that which I d 23 Thrice in the year shall all command thee this day: Behold, 1 your men-children appear before drive out before thee the Amorite, ihe Lord God, the God of Israel. and the Canaanite, and the Hittite, b 24 For I will cast out the nations and the Perizzite, and the Hivite, before thee, and enlarge thy borand the Jebusite.
ders: neither shall any man desire d 12 Take heed to thyself, lest thou thy land, when thou shalt go up to make a covenant with the inhabi- appear before the LORD thy God tants of the land whither thou goest, thrice in the year. lest it be for a snare in the midst of I 25 Thou shalt not offer the blood thee :
of my sacrifice with leaven, neither 13 But ye shall destroy their al- shall the sacrifice of the feast of the tars, break their images, and cut passover be left until the morning. down their groves :
a 26 The first of the first-fruits of thy p 14 For thou shalt worship no other land thou shalt bring unto the house god : for the LORD, whose name of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt is Jealous, is a jealous God: not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.
15 Lest thou make a covenant 27 And the LORD said unto Mowith the inhabitants of the land, and ses, Write thou these words: for afthey go a whoring after their gods, ter the tenor of these words I have and do sacrifice unto their gods, and made a covenant with thee, and one call thce, and thou eat of his with Israel. sacrifice;
| 28 | And he was there with the 16 And thou take of their daugh- Lord forty days and forty nights ; ters unto thy sons, and their daugh- he did neither eat bread nor drink ters go a whoring after their gods, water. And He wrote upon the and make thy sons go a whoring tables the words of the covenant, after their gods.
the ten commandments. p 17 Thou shalt make thee no molt- / 29 | And it came to pass when en gods.
Moses came down from mount Sinai I 18 The feast of unleavened bread (with the two tables of testimony in shalt thou keep. Seven days shalt Moses' hand, when he came down thou eat unleavened bread, as 1 from the mount) that Moses wist commanded thee in the time of the not that the skin of his face shone, month Abib : for in the month Abib while He talked with him. thou camest out from Egypt.
30 And when Aaron and all the 1 19 All that openeth the matrix is children of Israel saw Moses, behold, mine: and every firstling among the skin of his face shone, and they thy cattle, whether ox or sheep, that were afraid to come nigh him. is male.
31 And Moses called unto them; 20 But the firstling of an ass thou and Aaron and all the rulers of the shalt redeem with a lamb: and if congregation returned unto him: thou redeem him not, then shalt thou and Moscs talked with them. break jis neck. All the first-born c 32 And afterward all the children of thy sons thou shalt redeem. And of Israel came nigh: and he gave none shall appear before me empty. them in commandment all that the I 21 Six days thou shalt work, but Lord had spoken with him in mount on the seventh day thou shalt rest : Sinai. in earing-time and in harvest thou 33 And till Moses had done speakshalt rest.
ing with them, he put a vail on his 122 And thou shalt observe the face.
c 34 But when Moses went in be- boards, his bars, his pillars, and his fore the LORD to speak with him, sockets ; he took the vail off, until he came 12 The ark, and the staves thereout. And he come out and spake of, with the mercy-seat, and the unto the children of Israel that which vail of the covering : he was commanded.
13 The table, and his staves, and f 35 And the children of Israel saw all his vessels, and the shew-bread; the face of Moses, that the skin of 14 The candlestick also for the Moses' face shone : and Moses put light, and his furniture, and his the vail upon bis face again, unul lamps, with the oil for the light; he went in to speak with Him. 15 And the incense-altar, and his
CHAP XXXV. staves, and the anointing oil, and f
congregation of the children for the door at the entering in of the of Israel together, and said unto tabernacle ; them, These are the words which 16 The altar of burnt-offering, with the LORD hath commanded, that ye his brazen grate, bis staves, and all should do them.
his vessels, the laver and his foot ; I 2 ( Six days shall work be done, 17 The hangings of the court, his but on the seventh day there shall pillars, and their sockets, and the be to you a holy day, a sabbath hanging for the door of the court ; of rest to the LORD ; whosoever 18 The pins of the tabernacle, and doeth work therein shall be put to the pins of the court, and their cords ; death.
19 The clothes of service, to do p 3 Ye shall kindle no fire through- service in the holy place, the holy out your habitations upon the sab- garments for Aaron the priest, and bath-day:
the garments of his sons, to minister f 4 | And Moses spake unto all in the priest's office. the congregation of the children of 1 20 And all the congregation Israel, saying, This is the thing of the children of Israel departed which the LORD commanded, say- from the presence of Moses. ing,
€ 21. And they came, every one L 5. Take ye from among you an whose heart stirred him up, and eveoffering unto the LORD : whosoever ry one whom his spirit made willis of a willing heart, let him bring ing, and they brought the LORD's it, an offering of the LORD; gold, offering to the work of the tabernaand silver, and brass,
cle of the congregation, and for all his And blue, and purple, and service, and for the holy garments. scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' 22 And they came, both men hair,
and women, as many as were will7 And rams' skins dyed red, and ing-hearted, and brought bracelets, badgers' skins, and shiitim-wood, and ear-rings, and rings, and tablets,
8 And oil for the light, and spices all jewels of gold : and every man for anointing oil, and for the sweet that offered, offered an offering of incense,
gold unto the LORD. 9 And onyx-stones, and stones to 23 And every man with whom be set for the ephod, and for the was found blue, and purple, and breast-plate.
scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' L 10° And every wise-hearted hair, and red skins of rams, and badamong you shall come, and make gers' skins, brought them. all that the LORD hath command 24 Every one that did offer an offered;
ing of silver and brass brought the 11 The tabernacle, his tent, and Lord's offering and every man his covering, his taches, and his with whom was found shittim-wood
for any work of the service, brought hearted man, in whom the LORD it.
put wisdom and understanding to C 25 And all the women that were know how to work all manner of wise-hearted did spin with their work for the service of the sanctuary, hands, and brought ihat which they according to all that the Lord bad had spun, both of blue, and of pur- commanded. ple, and of scarlet, and of fine linen. 2 And Moses called Bezaleel and
26 And all the women whose Aholiab, and every wise-hearted heart stirred them up in wisdom man, in whose heart the Lord had spun goats' hair.
put wisdom, even every one whose 27 And the rulers brought onyx-heart stirred him up io come unto stones, and stones to be set, for the the work to do it: ephod, and for the breast-plale ; 3 And they received of Moses all
28 And spice, and oil for the the offering which the children of light, and for the anointing oil, and Israel had brought for the work of for the sweet incense.
the service of the sanctuary, to f 29 The children of Israel brought make it withal. And they brought a willing offering unto the LORD, yet unto him free-offerings every every man and woman, whose heart morning. made them willing to bring, for all 4 And all the wise men, that manner of work which the LORD wrought all the work of the sanctuhad commanded to be made by the ary, came every man from his work hand of Moses.
which they made ; 30 And Moses said unto the f 5 | And they spake unto Moses, children of Israel, See, the LORD saying, The people bring much hath called by name Bezaleel, the more than enough for the service of son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the the work which the LORD comtribe of Judah;
manded to make. t 31 And he hath filled him with
6 And Moses gave commandthe spirit of God, in wisdom, in un- ment, and they caused it to be proderstanding, anu in knowledge, and claimed throughout the camp, say. in all manner of workmanship i ing, Let neither man nor woman
32 And to devise curious works, make any more work for the offerto work in gold, and in silver, and ing of the sanctuary. So the peoin brass,
ple were restrained from bringing. 33 And in the cutting of stones, to 7 For the stuff they had was sufset them, and in carving of wood, to ficient for all the work to make it, make any manner of cunning work. and too much. 1 34 And he hath put in his heart L 8 1 And every wise-hearted man that he may teach, both he, and among them that wrought the work Aholiah, the son of Ahisamach, of the of the tabernacle made in curtains tribe of Dan.
of fine twined linen, and blue, and 35 Them hath he filled with wis- purple, and scarlet : with cherubims dom of heart, to work all manner of of cunning work made he them. work, of the engraver, and of the 9 The length of one curtain was cunning workman, and of the em- twenty and eight cubils, and the broiderer, in blue, and in purple, in breadth of one curtain four cubits : scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the the curtains were all of one size. weaver, even of them that do any 10 And he coupled the five curwork, and of those that devise cun- tains one unto another : and the other ning work.
five curtains he coupled one unto CHAP. XXXVI.
another. f THEN wrought Bezalecl and 11 And he made loops on selvedge in the coupling : likewise L 25 And for the other side of the he made in the uttermost side of tabernacle which is toward the north another curtain, in the coupling of corner, he made twenty boards, the second.
26 And their forty sockets of 12 Fifiy loops made he in one silver ; two sockets under one board, curtain, and fitty loops made he in and two sockels under another the edge of the curtain which was board. in the coupling of the second : the 27 And for the sides of the taberloops held one curtain to another. nacle westward he made six boards.
13 And he made fifty taches of 28 And two boards made he for gold, and coupled the curtains one the corners of the tabernacle in the unto another with the taches. So two sides, it became one tabernacle.
29 And they were coupled beL 14 1 And he made curtains of neath, and coupled together at the goats' hair for the tent over the head thereof, to one ring : thus he iabernacle : eleven curtains he did to both of them in both the corners. made them.
30 And there were eight boards ; 15 The length of one curtain was and their sockets were sixteen sockthirty cubits, and four cubits was els of silver, under every board the breadth of one curtain : the ele- two sockets. ven curtains were of one size. L31 || And he made bars of shittim
16 And he coupled five curtains wood; five for the boards of the one by themselves, and six curtains by side of the tabernacle, themselves.
32 And five bars for the boards 17 And he made fifty loops upon of the other side of the tabernacle, the uttermost edge of the curtain in and five bars for the boards of the the coupling, and fifty loops made tabernacle for the sides westward. he upon the edge of the curtain 33 And he made the middle bar which coupleth the second; to shoot through the boards from
18 And he made fifty taches of the one end to the other. brass to couple the tent together,
34 And he overlaid the boards that it might be one.
with gold, and made their rings of L 19 And he made a covering gold to be places for the bars, and for the tent of rams' skins dyed red, overlaid the bars with gold. and a covering of badgers' skins L 35 || And he made a vail of blue, above that.
and purple, and scarlet, and fine L 20 | And he made boards for twined linen : with cherubims made the tabernacle of shittim-wood, he it of cunning work. standing up
36 And be made thereunto four 21 The length of a board was ten pillars of shittim-wood, and overlaid cubits, and the breadth of a board ihem with gold : their hooks were of one cubit and a half.
gold; and he cast for them four sock22 One board had two tenons, ets of silver. equally distant one from another : 37 And be made a hanging for thus did he make for all the boards the tabernacle-door of blue, and of the tabernacle.
purple, and scarlet, and fine twined 23 And he made boards for the linen, of needle-work ; tabernacle; twenty boards for the 38' And the five pillars of it, with south side southward :
their hooks: and he overlaid their 24 And forty sockets of silver he chapiters and their fillets with gold : made under the twenty boards ; two but their
five sockets were of brass. sockets under one board for bis two CHAP. XXXVII. tenons, and two sockets under ano- ND Bezaleel made the ark of ther board for his two tenons.
shittim-wood : two cubits and