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Form of the ark.

EXODUS, The golden candlestick, &e 5 And rams' skins dyed red, and the ark thou shalt put the testimony badgers' skins, and shittim-wood, that I shall give thee.

6 Oil for the light, spices for 22 And there I will meet with anointing oil, and for sweet in- thee, and I will commune with cense,

thee from above the mercy-seat, 7 Onyx-stones, and stones to be from between the two cherubims set in the ephod, and in the breast- which are upon

the ark of the tes plate.

timony, of all things which I will 8 And let them make me a sanc- give thee in commandment unto the tuary; that I may dwell among children of Israel. them.

231 Thou shalt also make a table 9 According to all that I shew of shittim-wood : two cubits shall thee, after the pattern of the taber- be the length thereof, and a cubit nacle, and the pattern of all the the breadth thereof, and a cubit instruments thereof, even so shall and a half the height thereof. ye make it.

24 And thou shalt overlay it with 10 1 And they shall make an ark pure gold, and make thereto a of shittim-wood: two cubits and a crown of gold round about. half shall be the length thereof, 25 And thou shalt make unto it and a cubit and a half the breadth a border of a hand-breadth round thereof, and a cubit and a half the about, and thou shalt make a goldheight thereof.

en crown to the border thereof 11 And thou shalt overlay it with round about. pure gold, within and without 26 And thou shalt make for it shalt thou overlay it, and shalt four rings of gold, and put the rings make upon it a crown of gold in the four corners that are on the round about.

four feet thereof. 12 And thou shalt cast four rings 27 Over against the border sha}} of gold for it, and put them in the the rings be for places of the staves four corners thereof; and two to bear the table. rings shall be in the one side of it, 28 And thou shalt make the staves and two rings in the other side of shittim-wood, and overlay them of it.

with gold, that the table may be 13 And thou shalt make staves borne with them. of shittim-wood, and overlay them 29 And thou sha't make the with gold.

dishes thereof, and spoons thereof, 14 And thou shalt put the staves and covers thereof, and bowls into the rings by, the sides of the thereof, to cover withal: of pure ark, that the ark may be borne gold shalt thou make them. with them.

30 And thou shalt set upon the 15 The staves shall be in the table shew-bread before me always. rings of the ark: they shall not be 31 1 And thou shalt make a cantaken from it.

dlestick of pure gold: of beaten 16 And thou shalt put into the work shall the candlestick be made: ark the testimony which I shall his shaft, and his branches, his give thee.

bowls, his knops, and his flowers, 17 T And thou shalt make a mer- shall be of the same. cy-seat of pure gold: two cubits 32 And six branches shall come and a half shall be the length out of the sides of it; three branches thereof, and a cubit and a half the of the candlestick out of the one breadth thereof.

side, and three branches of the can18 And thou shalt make two dlestick out of the other side: cherubims of gold, of beaten work 33 Three bowls made like unto shalt thou make them, in the two almonds, with a knop and a flower ends of the mercy-seat.

in one branch; and three bowls 19 And make one cherub on the made like almonds in the other one end, and the other cherub on branch, with a knop and a flower: the other end: even of the mercy-so in the six branches that come seat shall ye make the cherubims out of the candlestick. on the two ends thereof.

34 And in the candlestick shall be 20 And the cherubims shall four bowls made like unto almonds, stretch forth their wings on high, with their knops and their flowers. covering the mercy-seat with their 35 And there shall be a knop wings, and their faces shall look under two branches of the same, one to another; toward the mercy- and a knop under two branches of seat shall the faces of the cherubims the same, and a knop under two

branches of the same, according to 21 And thou shalt put the mercy- the six branches that proceed out seat above upon the ark; and in of the candlestick.


The curtains and boards CHAP. XXVI. of the tabernacle

36 Their knops and their branches taches of brass, and put the taches shall be of the same: all of it shall into the loops, and couple the tent be one beaten work of pure gold. together, that it may be one.

37 And thou shalt make the 12 And the remnant that reseven lamps thereof: and they shall maineth of the curtains of the tent, light the lamps thereof, that they the half curtain that remaineth, may give light over against it. shall hang over the back-side of the

38 And the tongs thereof, and tabernacle. the snuff-dishes thereof, shall be of 13 And a cubit on the one side, pure gold.

and a cubit on the other side of 39 Of a talent of pure gold shall that which remaineth in the length he make it, with all these vessels. of the curtains of the

tent, it shall 40 And look that thou make them hang over the sides of the tabernaafter their pattern, which was cle on this side and on that side, to shewed thee in the mount.

cover it. CHAP. XXVI.

14 11 And thou shalt make a The Curtains of the Tabernacle. covering for the tent of rams' skins

a covering above of the tabernacle with ten cur-badgers' skins. tains of fine twined linen, and blue, 15 11 And thou shalt make boards and purple, and scarlet: with che for the tabernacle of shittim-wood rubims of cunning work shalt thou standing up. make them.

16 Ten cubits shall be the length 2 The length of one curtain shall of a board, and a cubit and a half be eight and twenty cubits, and the shall be the breadth of one board. breadth of one curtain four cubits: 17 Two tenons shall there be in and every one of the curtains shall one board, set in order one against have one measure.

another: thus shalt thou make for 3 The five curtains shall be all the boards of the tabernacle. coupled together one to another; 18 And thou shalt make the and other five curtains shall be boards for the tabernacle, twenty coupled one to another.

boards on the south side south4 And thou shalt make loops of ward. blue upon the edge of the one cur 19 And thou shalt make forty tain from the selvedge in the sockets of silver under the twenty coupling; and likewise shalt thou boards: two sockets under one make in the uttermost edge of board for his two tenons, and two another curtain, in the coupling of sockets under another board for the second.

his two tenons. 5 Fifty loops shalt thou make in 20 And for the second side of the one curtain, and fifty loops the tabernacle on the north side shalt thou make in the edge of the there shall be twenty boards. curtain that is in the coupling of 21 And their forty sockets of the second ; that the loops may silver; two sockets under one take hold one of another.

board, and two sockets under an6. And thou shalt make fifty other board. taches of gold, and couple the cur 22 And for the sides of the tabertains together with the taches: and nacle westward thou shalt make it shall be one tabernacle.

six boards. 71 And thou shalt make curtains 23 And two boards shalt thou of goats' hair to be a covering upon maķe for the corners of the taberthe tabernacle: eleven curtains nacle in the two sides. shalt thou make.

24 And they shall be coupled 8 The length of one curtain shall together beneath, and they shall be be thirty cubits, and the breadth of coupled together above the head of one curtain four cubits: and the it unto one ring: thus shall it be eleven curtains shall be all of one for them both; they shall be for measure.

the two corners. 9 And thou shalt couple five 25 And they shall be eight curtains by themselves, and six boards, and their sockets of silver, curtains by themselves, and shalt sixteen sockets; two sockets under double the sixth cartain in the one board, and two sockets under fore-front of the tabernacle. another board.

10 And thou shalt make fifty 26 And thou shalt make bars of loops on the edge of the one cur- shittim-wood; five for the boards tain that is outmost in the coupling, of the one side of the tabernacle, and fifty loops in the edge of the 27 And five bars for the boards curtain which coupleth the second of the other side of the tabernacle.

11 And thou shalt make fifty land five bars for the boards of the


The vail, &c.

EXODUS, Court of the tabernacle side of the tabernacle, for the two grate of net-work of brass; and sides westward.

upon the net shalt thou make four 28 And the middle bar in the brazen rings in the four corners midst of the boards shall reach thereof. from end to end.

5 And thou shalt put it under the 29 And thou shalt overlay the compass of the altar beneath, that boards with gold, and make their the net may be even to the midst of rings of gold for places for the the altar. bars : and thou shalt overlay the 6 And thou shalt make staves for bars with gold.

the altar, staves of shittim-wood, 30 And thou shalt rear up the ta- and overlay them with brass. bernacle according to the fashion 7 And the staves shall be put thereof which was shewed thee in into the rings, and the staves shall the mount.

be upon the two sides of the altar, 31 1 And thou shalt make a vail to bear it. of blue, and purple, and scarlet, 8 Hollow with boards shalt thou and fine twined linen of cunning make it: as it was shewed thee in work: with cherubims shall it be the mount, so shall they make it. made.

9 | And thou shalt make the 32 And thou shalt hang it upon court of the tabernacle: for the four pillars of shittim-wood over- south side southward there shall laid with gold : their hooks shall be be hangings for the court of fine of gold upon the four sockets of twined linen of a hundred cubits silver.

long for one side: 33 And thou shalt hang up the 10 And the twenty pillars thereof vail under the taches, that thou and their twenty sockets shall be mayest bring in thither within the of brass : the hooks of the pillars vail the ark of the testimony: and and their fillets shall be of silver. the vail shall divide unto you be- 11 And likewise for the north tween the holy place and the most side in length there shall be hang: holy.

ings of a hundred cubits long, and 34 And thou shalt put the

mercy- his twenty pillars and their twenty seat upon the ark of the testimony sockets of brass: the hooks of the in the most holy place.

pillars and their fillets of silver. 35 And thou shalt set the table 12 And for the breadth of the without the vail, and the candle-court on the west side shall be stick over against the table on the hangings of fifty cubits: their pilside of the tabernacle toward the lars ten, and their sockets ten. south: and thou shalt put the table 13 And

breadth of the court on the north side.

on the east side eastward shall be 36 1 And thou shalt make a fifty cubits. hanging for the door of the tent, of 14 The hangings of one side of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and the gate shall be fifteen cubits: fine twined linen, wrought with their pillars three, and their sockets needle-work.

three. 37 And thou shalt make for the 15 And on the other side shall be hanging five pillarsof

shittim-wood., hangings, fifteen cubits: their piland overlay them with gold, and lars three, and their sockets three. their hooks shall be of gold: and 16 And for the gate of the court thou shalt cast five sockets of brass shall be a hanging of twenty cubits, for them.

of blue, and purple, and scarlet, CHAP. XXVII.

and fine twined linen, wrought The Altar of Burnt-offering: with needle-work: and their pilANP thou shalt maa kovancabins Lars shall be four, and their sockets long, and five cubits broad; the 17 All the pillars round about altar shall be four-square: and the the court shall be filleted with silheight thereof shall be three ver: their hooks shall be of silver, cubits.

and their sockets of brass. 2 And thou shalt make the horns 18 11 The length of the court shall of it upon the four corners thereof: be a hundred cubits, and the his horns shall be of the same: and breadth fifty every where, and the thou shalt overlay it with brass. height five cubits of fine twined

3 And thou shalt make his pans linen, and their sockets of brass. to receive his ashes, and his shovels, 19 All the vessels of the tabernaand his basons, and his flesh-hooks, cle in all the service thereof, and nd his fire-pans : all the vessels all the pins thereof, and all the pins ereof thou shalt make of brass. of the court, shall be of brass. And thou shalt make for it a 2011 And thou shalt command the


The holy garments CHAP. XXVIII.

for the priests children of Israel, that they bring them to be set in ouches of thee pure oil-olive beaten for the gold. light, to cause the lamp to burn 12 And thou shalt put the two always.

stones upon the shoulders of the 21 In the tabernacle of the con- ephod for stones of memorial unto gregation without the vail, which the children of Israel: and Aaron is before the testimony, Aaron and shall bear their names before the his sons shall order it from evening LORD upon his two shoulders for a to morning before the LORD: It memorial. shall be a statute for ever unto 13 And thou shalt make ouches their generations on the behalf of of gold; the children of Israel.

14 And two chains of pure gold CHAP. XXVIII.

at the ends; of wreathen work Aaron and his Sons separated. shalt thou make them, and fasten

thy brother, and his sons 15 | And thou shalt make the him, from among the children of breast-plate of judgment with cunIsrael, that he may minister unto ning work; after the work of the me in the priest's office, even ephod thou shalt make it;, of gold, Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Elea- of blue, and of purple, and of scarzar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons. let, and of fine twined linen sbalt 2 T And thou shalt make holy thou make it. garments for Aaron thy brother, 16 Four-square it shall be, being for glory and for beauty.

doubled; a span shall be the length 3 And thou shalt speak ụnto all thereof, and a span shall be the that are wise-hearted, whom I breadth thereof. have filled with the spirit of wis 17 And thou shalt set in it setdom, that they may make Aaron's tings of stones, even four rows of garments to consecrate him, that he stones; the first row shall be a sarmay minister unto me in the priest's dius, à topaz, and a carbuncle office.

this shall be the first row. 4 And these are the garments 18 And the second row shall be which they shall make; a breast- an emerald, a sapphire, and a diaplate, and an ephod, and a robe, mond. and a broidered coat, a mitre, and 19 And the third row a ligure, a girdle : and they shall make an agate, and an amethyst. holy garments for Aaron thy bro 20° And the fourth row a beryl, ther, and his sons, that he may and an onyx, and a jasper: they minister unto me in the priest's shall be set in gold in their enclosoffice.

ings. 5 And they shall take gold, and 21 And the stones shall be with blue, and purple, and scarlet, and the names of the children of Israel, fine linen.

twelve, according to their names, 6 | And they shall make the like the engravings of a signet; ephod of gold, of blue, and of pur- every one with his name shall ple, of scarlet, and fire twined they be according to the twelve

7 It shall have the two shoulder 22 And thou shalt make upon the pieces thereof joined at the two breast-plate chains at the ends of edges thereof; and so it shall be wreathen work of pure gold. joined together.

23 And thou shalt make upon 8 And the curious girdle of the the breast-plate two rings of gold, ephod which is upon it, shall be of and shalt put the two rings on the the same, according to the work two ends of the breast-plate. thereof; even of gold, of blue, and 24 And thou shalt put the two purple, and scarlet, and fine twined wreathen chains of gold in the two linen.

rings which are on the ends of the 9 And thou shalt take two onyx-breast-plate. stones, and grave on them the 25 And the other two ends of the names of the children of Israel :

two wreathen chains thou shalt 10 Six of their names on one fasten in the two ouches, and put stone, and the other six names of them on the shoulder-pieces of the the rest on the other stone, accord- ephod before it. ing to their birth.

26 And thou shalt make two il With the work of an engraver rings of gold, and thou shalt put in stone, like the engravings of a them upon the two ends of the signet, shalt thou engrave the two breast-plate in the border thereof; stones with the names of the chil- which is in the side of the ephod dren of Israel: thou shalt make inward.


The Urim and Thummim. EXODUS, The sacrifice and rites

27 And two other rings of gold coat of fine linen, and thou shalt thou shalt make, and shalt

put make the mitre of fine linen, and them on the two sides of the ephod thou shalt make the girdle of neeunderneath, toward the fore-part dle-work. thereof, over against the other 40 1 And for Aaron's sons thou coupling thereof, above the curious shalt make coats, and thou shalt girdle of the ephod.

make for them girdles, and bonnets 28 And they shall bind the breast- shalt thou make for them, for glory plate by the rings thereof unto the and for beauty. rings of the ephod with a lace of 41 And thou shalt put them blue, that it may be above the curi- upon Aaron thy brother, and his ous girdle of the ephod, and that sons with him and shalt anoint the breast-plate be not loosed from them, and consecrate them, and the ephod.

sanctify them, that they may mi29 And Aaron shall bear the nister unto me in the priest's names of the children of Israel in office. the breast-plate of judgment upon 42 And thou shalt make them his heart, when he goeth in unto linen breeches to cover their nathe holy place, for a memorial be- kedness: from the loins even untu fore the LORD continually.

the thighs they shall reach : 30 1 And thou shalt put in the 43 And they shall be upon Aaron, breast-plate of judgment the Urim and upon his sons, when they come and the Thummim; and they shall in unto the tabernacle of the conbe upon Aaron's heart, when he gregation, or when they come near goeth in before the LORDand unto the altar to minister in the Aaron shall bear the judgment of holy place; that they bear not inithe children of Israel upon his quity and die. It shall be a statute heart before the LORD continually. for ever unto him, and his seed

31 1 And thou shalt make the after him. robe of the ephod all of blue.

CHAP. XXIX. 32 And there shall be a hole in The Consecrating of the Priests. ihes tan faitin the midst thereof: A balthis isnto hains that thou work round about the hole of it, as them, to minister unto me in the it were the hole of a habergeon, priest's office : Take one young that it be not rent.

bullock, and two rams without 33 And beneath, upon the hem of blemish, it thou shalt make pomegranates

2 And unleavened bread, and of blue, and of purple, and of scar-cakes unleavened tempered with lat, round about the hem thereof; oil, and wafers unleavened anointand bells of gold between them ed with oil: of wheaten flour shalt round about:

thou make them. 34 A golden bell and a pomegra 3 And thou shalt put them into nate, a golden bell and a pomegra-one basket, and bring them in the nate,, upon the hem of the robe basket, with the bullock and the round about.

two rams. 35 And it shall be upon Aaron, 4 And Aaron and his sons thou to minister: and his sound shall be shalt bring unto the door of the heard when he goeth in unto the tabernacle of the congregaholy place before the LORD, and tion, and shalt wash them with when he cometh out, that he die water. not.

5 And thou shalt take the gar36 1 And thou shalt make a plate ments, and pụt upon Aaron the of pure gold, and grave upon it coat, and the robe of the ephod, and like the engravings of a signet, the ephod, and the breast-plate, HOLINESS TO THE LORD. and gird him with the curious gir37 And thou

shalt put it on a blue dle of the ephod: lace, that it may be upon the mitre; 6 And thou shalt put the mitre upon the fore-front of the mitre it upon his head, and put the holy shall be.

crown upon the mitre. 38 And it shall be upon Aaron's 7 Then shalt thou take the anointforehead, that Aaron may bear the ing oil, and pour it upon his head, iniquity of the holy things, which and anoint him. the children of Israel shall hallow 8 And thou shalt bring his sons, in all their holy gifts; and it shall and put coats upon them. be always upon his forehead, that 9 And thou shalt gird them with They may be accepted before the girdles (Aaron and his sons) and LORD,

put the bonnets on them; and the 39 And thou shalt embroider the priest's office shall be theirs for a

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