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The peonie promise obedience. CHAP. xxv. Moses goeth up into mount Sinai. 73 Red sea even unto the sea of the Philis- || ter Joshua : and Moses went up into the tines, and from the desert unto the river: mount of God. for I will deliver the inhabitants of the 14 9 And he said unto the elders, Tarry land into your hand; and thou shalt drive ye here for us, until we come again unto them out before thee.

you: and behold, Aaron and Hur are witb 32 Thou shalt make no covenant with you: if any man have any matters to do, them, nor with their gods.

let him come unto them. 33 They shall not dwell in thy land, 15 | And Moses went up into the mount, lest they make thee sin against me: for and a cloud covered the mount. if thou serve their gods, it will surely be 16 And the glory of the LORD abode a szare unto thee.

upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered CHAP. XXIV.

it six days: and the seventh day he called 1 Moses is called up into the mountain. 3 unto Moses out of the midst of the cloud.

The people promise obedience. 6 Moses 17 And the sight of the glory of the sprinklein the blood of the covenant. LORD was like devouring fire on the top

i5 He goeth up into the mount. of the mount in the eyes of the children And he said untoh Moses. Comeup An- of Israel

18 And Moses went into the midst of dab, and Abihu, and seventy of the elders the cloud, and gat him up into the mount: of Israel; and worship ye afar off. and Moses was in the mount forty days

2 And Moses alone shall come near the and forty nights. LORD: but they shall not come nigh;

CHAP. XXV. neither shall the people go up with him. 1 The offering for the tabernacle. 10 The

3 And Moses came and told the peo form of the ark. 17 The mercy-seat. 23 ple all the words of the LORD, and all the The table. 31 The candlestick. with one voice, and said, "All the Were AND the iord spake unto Moses, which the LORD hath said will we do. 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that

4 And Moses wrote all the words of they bring me an offering : of every man the LORD, and rose up early in the morn- that giveth it willingly with his heart ye ing, and builded an altar under the hill

, shall take my offering. and twelve pillars according to the twelve 3 And this is the offering which ye shall tribes of Israel

take of them; gold, and silver, and brass, 5 And he sent young men of the chil- 4 And blue, and purple, and scarlet, dren of Israel, which offered burnt-offer- and fine linen, and goats hair, ings, and sacrificed peace-offerings of oxen 5 And rams skins dyed red, and badgunto the LORD.

ers skins, and shittim wood, 6 And Moses took half of the blood, 6 Oil for the light, spices for anointing and put it in basons; and half of the blood oil, and for sweet incense, he sprinkled on the altar.

7 Onyx stones, and stones to be set in 7 And he took the book of the cove- the ephod, and in the breast-plate. nant, and read in the audience of the peo 8 And let them make me a sanctuary ; ple: and they said, All that the LORD that I may dwell among them. hath said will we do, and be obedient. 9. According to all that I shew thee af

8 And Moses took the blood, and sprinter the pattern of the tabernacle, and the kled it on the people, and said, Behold pattern of all the instruments thereof, the blood of the covenant, which the LORD even so shall ye make it. hath made with you concerning all these 10 And they shall make an ark of words.

shittim wood : two cubits and a half shall 9 9 Then went up Moses, and Aaron, be the length thereof, and a cubit and a Nadab, and Abihu, and seventy of the half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and elders of Israel :

a half the height thereof. 10 And they saw the God of Israel : 11 And thou shalt overlay it with pure and there was under his feet as it were a gold, within and without shalt thou overpared work of a sapphire-stone, and as it lay it, and shalt make upon it a crown of were the body of heaven in his clearness. gold round about.

11 And upon the nobles of the children 12 And thou shalt cast four rings of of Israel he laid not his hand : also they gold for it, and put them in the four cor$19 God, and did eat and drink.

ners thereof; and two rings shall be in the 12 And the LORD said unto Moses, one side of it, and two rings in the other Come up to me into the mount, and be side of it. there : and I will give thee tables of 13 And thou shalt make staves of shitemne, and a law, and commandments tim wool, and overlay them with gold. which I have written ; that thou mayest 14 And thou shalt put the staves into teach them.

the rings by the sides of the ark, that the 13 Ind Moses rose up, and his minis- ' ark may be borne with them.

74 The form of the mercy-seat; EXODUS. of the tabernacle and candlestick.

15 The staves shall be in the rings of candlestick out of the one side, and three the ark: they shall not be taken from it. | branches of the candlestick out of the

16 And thou shalt put into the ark the other side : testimony which I shall give thee.

33 Three bowls made like unto al17 | And thou shalt make a mercy-monds, with a knop and a flower in one seat of pure gold: two cubits and a half branch; and three bowls made like alshall be the length thereof, and a cubit monds in the other branch, with a knop and a half the breadth thereof.

and a flower: 'so in the six branches that 18 And thou shalt make two cherubims come out of the candlestick. of gold, of beaten work shalt thou make 34 And in the candlestick shall be four shem, in the two ends of the mercy-seat bowls' made like unto almonds, with their

19 And make one cherub on the one kuops and their flowers. end, and the other cherub on the other 35 And there shall be a knop under two end: even of the mercy-seat shall ye make branches of the same, and a knop under the cherubims on the two ends thereof. two branches of the same, and a knop un

20 And the cherubims shall stretch der two branches of the same, according forth their wings on high, covering the to the six branches that proceed out of mercy-seat with their wings, and their | the candlestick. faces shall look one to another; toward 36 Their knops and their branches shall the mercy-seat shall the faces of the be of the same: all of it shall be one beatcherubims be.

en work of pure gold. 21 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat 37 And thou shalt make the seven lamps above upon the ark; and in the ark thou thereof: and they shall light the lamps shalt put the testimony that I shall give thereof, that they may give light over thee.

against it. 22 And there I will meet with thee, 38 And the tongs thereof, and the snuffand I will commune with thee from a- dishes thereof, shall be of pure gold. bove the mercy-seat, from between the 39 Of a talent of pure gold shall he two cherubims which are upon the ark make it, with all these vessels. of the testimony, of all things which I will 40 And look that thou make them after give thee in commandment unto the chil- their pattern, which was shewed thee in dren of Israel.

the mount. 23 | Thou shalt also make a table of

CHAP. XXVI. shittim wood : two cubits shall be the | 1 The ten curtains of the tabernacle. 31 length thereof, and a cubit the breadth

The veil for the ark. thereof

, and a cubit and a half the height MOREOVER, thou shalt make the 24 And thou shalt overlay it with pure twined linen, and blue, and purple, and gold, and make thereto a crown of gold scarlet: with cherubims of cumning work round about.

shalt thou make them. 25 And thou shalt make unto it a bor- 2 The length of one curtain shall be der of an hand-breadth round about, and eight and twenty cubits, and the breadth thou shalt make a golden crown to the of one curtain four cubits: and every one border thereof round about.

of the curtains shall have one measure. 26 And thou shalt make for it four rings 3 The five curtains shall be coupled of gold, and put the rings in the four cor- | together one to another; and other five ners that are on the four feet thereof. curtains shall be coupled one to another.

27 Over against the borders shall the 4 And thou shalt make loops of blue rings be for places of the staves to bear | upon the edge of the one curtain from the the table.

selvedge in the coupling; and likewise 28 And thou shalt make the staves of shalt thou make in the uttermost edge shittim wood, and overlay them with gold, of another curtain, in the coupling of the that the table may be borne with them. second.

29 And thou shalt make the dishes 5 Fifty loops shalt thou make in the one thereof, and spoons thereof, and covers curtain, and fifty loops shalt thou make thereof, and bowls thereof, to cover with- || in the edge of the curtain that is in the al: of pure gold shalt thou make them. coupling of the second ; that the loops

30 And thou shalt set upon the table may take hold one of another. shew-bread before me alway,

6 And thou shalt make fifty taches of 31 q And thou shalt make a candlestick gold, and couple the curtains together of pure gold : of beaten work shall the with the taches : and it shall be one tabcandlestick be made : his shaft, and his ernacle. branches, his bowls, his knops, and his 7 And thou shalt inake curtains of flowers, shall be of the same.

goats hair to be a covering upon the tab32 And six branches shall come out of ernacle: eleven curtains shalt thou make. the sides of it ; three branches of the 8 The length of one curtain shall be

The curtains of the tabernacle. CĦAP. XXVII. The altar of burnt offering. 75 thirty cubits, and the breadth of one cur- || wood ; five for the boards of the one side tain four cubits : and the eleven curtains of the tabernacle, shał be all of one measure.

27 And five bars for the boards of the 9 And thou shalt couple five curtains by other side of the tabernacle, and five bars themselves, and six curtains by them- || for the boards of the side of the tabernaseires, and shalt double the sixth curtain cle, for the two sides westward. in the fore-front of the tabernacle.

28 And the middle bar in the midst of 10 And thou shalt make fifty loops on the board shall reach from end to end. the edge of the one curtain that is outmost 29 And thou shalt overlay the boards in the coupling, and fifty loops in the edge with gold, and make their rings of gold of the curtain which coupleth the second. for places for the bars: and thou shalt

11 And thou shalt make fifty taches of overlay the bars with gold. brass, and put the taches into the loops, 30 And thou shalt rear up the tabernaand couple the tent together, that it may cle according to the fashion thereof which be one.

was shewed thee in the mount. 12 And the remnant that remaineth of 31 | And thou shalt make a veil of blue, the curtains of the tent, the half curtain and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined that remaineth, shall hang over the back linen of cunning work: with cherubims side of the tabernacle.

shall it be made. 13 And a cubit on the one side, and a 52 And thou shalt hang it upon four cubit on the other side of that which re- pillars of shittim wood overlaid with gold: maineth in the length of the curtains of their hooks shall be of gold, upon the four the tent, it shall hang over the sides of sockets of silver. the tabernacle on this side and on that 33 And thou shalt hang up the veil under side, to cover it.

the taches, that thou mayest bring in thith14 ? And thou shalt make a covering er within the veil the ark of the testimofor the tent, of rams skins dyed red, and ny : and the veil shall divide unto you bea covering above of badgers skins. tween the holy place and the most holy.

15 [ And thou shalt make boards for the 34 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat tabernacle of shittim wood standing up. upon the ark of the testimony, in the most

16 Ten cubits shall be the length of a holy place. board, and a cubit and a half shall be the 35' And thou shalt set the table without breadth of one board.

the veil, and the candlestick over against 17 Two tenons shull there be one | the table on the side of the tabernacle toboard, set in order one against another : | ward the south : and thou shalt put tho thus shalt thou make for all the boards of | table on the north side. the tabernacle.

36 And thou shalt make an hanging 18 And thou shalt make the boards for for the door of the tent, of blue, and purthe tabernacle, twenty boards on the ple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen, south side southward.

wrought with needle-work. 19 And thou shalt make forty sockets 57 And thou shalt make for the hangof silver under the twenty boards; two ing five pillars of shittim rood, and oversockets under one board for his two te- || lay them with gold, and their hooks shall nons, and two sockets under another be of gold : and thou shalt cast five sockboard for his two tenons.

ets of brass for them. 20 And for the second side of the tab

CHAP. XXVII. cinacle on the north side there shall be 1 The altar of burnt-offering, with the twenty boards :

vessels. 9 The court of the tabernacle, 21 And their forty sockets of silver ; 20 The oil for the lamp. two sockets under one board, and two

A sockets under another board.

tim wood, five cubits long, and five 22 And for the sides of the tabernacle cubitsbroad; the altarshallbe four-square: Westward thou shalt make six boards. and the height thereof shall be three cubits,

23 And two boards shalt thou make for 2 And thou shalt make the horns of it the corners of the tabernacle in the two | upon the four corners thereof : his horns

shall be of the same: and thou shalt over24 And they shall be coupled together lay it with brass. beneath, and they shall be couple:ltogeth- 3 And thou shalt make his pans to reer above the head of it unto one ring:ceive his ashes, and his shovels, and his thus shall it be for them both; they shall basons, and his flesh-hooks, and his firebe for the two corners.

pans; all the vessels thereof thou shalt 25 And they shall be eight boards, and make of irass. their sockets of silver, sixteen sockets; two 4 And thou shalt make for it a grate of societs under one board, and two sockets net-work of brass; and upon the net shalt muer another board.

thou make four brazen rings in the four 25 And thou stralt make bars of shittim corners thereof.

er,

76 The court of the tabernacle. EXODUS.

Aaron's garments. 5 And thou shalt put it under the com- their generations on the behalf of the pass of the altar beneath, that the net may children of Israel. be even to the midst of the altar.

CHAP. XXVIII. 6 And thou shalt make staves for the | 1 Aaron and his sons are separated for the altar, staves of shittim wood, and overlay priest's office. 6 The ephod, breast-flate, them with brass.

and other holy garments appointed. 7 And the staves shall be put into the

A rings, and the staves shall be upon the two brother, and his sons with him, from sides of the altar, to bear it.

among the children of Israel, that he may 8 Hollow with boards shalt thou make minister unto me in the priest's office, even it: as it was shewed thee in the mount, Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and so shall they make it.

Ithamar, Aaron's sons. 9 And thou shalt make the court of 2 And thou shalt make holy garinents the tabernacle : for the south side south- for Aaron thy brother, for glory and for ward there shall be hangings for the court beauty. of fine twined linen of an hundred cubits 3 And thou shalt speak unto all that are long for one side:

wise-hearted, whom I have filled with 10 And the twenty pillars thereof and the spirit of wisdom, that they may make their twenty sockets shall be of brass: the Aaron's garments to consecrate him, that hooks of the pillars and their fillets shall he may minister unto me in the priest's be of silver.

office. 11 And likewise for the north side in 4 And these are the garments which length there shall be hangings of an hun- | they shall make; a breast-plate, and an dred cubits long, and his twenty pillars ephod, and a robe, and a broidered coat, and their twenty sockets of brass : the a mitre, and a girdle : and they shall hooks of the pillars and their fillets of make holy garments for Aaron thy brothsilver.

and his sons, that he may minister 12 And for the breadth of the court unto me in the priest's office, on the west side shall be hangings of fifty 5 And they shall take gold, and blue, cubits: their pillars ten, and their sock- and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen. ets ten.

6. And they shall make the ephod of 13 And the breadth of the court on the gold, of blue, and of purple, of scarlet, and east side eastward shall be fifty cubits. fine twined linen, with cunning work.

14 The hangings of one side of the gate 7 It shall have the two shoulder-pieces shall be fifteen cubits : their pillars three, thereof joined at the two edges thereof; and their sockets three.

and so it shall be joined together. 15 And on the other side shall be hang- 8 And the curious girdle of the ephod, ingy, fifteen cubits: their pillars three, and which is upon it, shall be of the same, their sockets three.

according to the work thereof; even of 16 And for the gate of the court shall gold, of blue, and purple, and scarlet, and be an hanging of twenty cubits, of blue, line twined linen. and purple, and scarlet, and fine twined 9 And thou shalt take two onyx stones, linen, wrought with needle-work: and and grave on them the names of the chiltheir pillars shall be four, and their sock-dren of Israel : ets four.

10 Six of their names on one stone,

and 17 All the pillars round about the court the other six names of the rest on the other shall be filleted with silver : their hooks stone, according to their birth. shall be of silver, and their sockets of brass. 11 With the work of an engraver in

18 The length of the court shall be an stone, like the engravings of a signet, shalt hundred cubits, and the breadth fifty ev- thou engrave the two stones with the ery where, and the height five cubits of names of the children of Israel : thou fine twined linen, and their sockets of || shalt make them to be set in ouches of brass.

gold. 19 All the vessels of the tabernacle in 12 And thou shalt put the two stones all the service thereof, and all the pins upon the shoulders of the ephod for stones thereof, and all the pins of the court, shall of memorial unto the children of Israel: be of brass.

and Aaron shall bear their names before 20 | And thou shalt command the chil- | the Lord upon his two shoulders for a dren of Israel, that they bring the pure || memorial. oil-olive beater for the light, to cause the 15 And thou shalt make ouches of gold; lamp to burn always.

14 And two chains of pure gold at the 21 In the tabernacle of the congrega- | ends; of wreathen work shalt thou make tion without the veil, which is before the them, and fasten the wreathen chains to testimony, Aaron and his sons shall order the ouches. it from evening, to morning before the 15 | And thou shalt make the breastLORD: It shall be a statute for ever unto "plate of judgment with cunning work; The breast-plate, and other

CHAP. XXIX.

holy garments described. 77 after the work of the ephod thou shalt 31 | And thou shalt make the robe of make it ; of gold, of blue, and of purple, the ephod all of blue. and of scarlet, and of tine twined linen 32 And there shall be an hole in the top shalt thou make it.

of it, in the midst thereof: it shall have a 16 Four-square it shall be, being doub-binding of woren work round about the led ; a span shall be the length thereof, || hole of it, as it were the hole of an haand a span shall be the breadth thereof. bergeon, that it be not rent.

17 And thou shalt set in it settings of 33 And beneath, upon the hem of it thou stones, even four rows of stones; the first shalt make pomegranates of blue, and of row shall be a sardius, a topaz, and a car- || purple, and of scarlet, round about the burcle: this shall be the first row. hem thereof; and bells of gold between

18 And the second row shall be an them round about: emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond. 34 A golden bell and a pomegranate, a

19 And the third row a ligure, an agate, golden bell and a pomegranate, upon the and an amethyst.

hem of the robe round about. 20 And the fourth row a beryl, and an 35 And it shall be upon Aaron, to mincyx, and a jasper : they shall be set in ister: and his sound shall be heard when gold in their enclosings.

he goeth in unto the holy place before the 2 And the stones shall be with the LORD, and when he cometh out; that he names of the children of Israel, twelve, ac- die not. cording to their names, like the engravings 36 9 And thou shalt make a plate of of a sigivet ; every one with his name shall | pure gold, and grave upon it, like the enthey be according to the twelve tribes. gravings of a signet, HOLINESS TO

22 And thou shalt make upon the THE LORD. breast-plate chains at the ends of wreath- 37 And thou shalt put it on a blue lace, en work of pure gold.

that it may be upon the mitre; upon the 23 And thou shalt make upon the breast-fore-front of the mitre it shall bé. plate two rings of gold, and shalt put the 38 And it shall be upon Aaron's foretwo rings on the two ends of the breast- head, that Aaron may bear the iniquity plate.

of the holy things, which the children of 24 And thou shalt put the two wreathen Israel shall hallow in all their holy gifts ; chains of gold in the two rings which are and it shall be always upon his forehead, on the ends of the breast-plate.

that they may be accepted before the 25 And the other two ends of the two || LORD. wreathen chains thou shalt fasten in the 39 | And thou shalt embroider the coat two cuches, and put them on the shoulder- of fine linen, and thou shalt make the mipieces of the ephod before it.

tre of fine linen, and thou shalt make the 26 And thou shalt make two rings of girdle of needle-work. gold, and thou shalt put them upon the 40 s And for Aaron's sons thou shalt two ends of the breast-plate in the border | make coats, and thou shalt make for them thereof, which is in the side of the ephod | girdles, and bonnets shalt thou make for inwand.

them, for glory and for beauty. 27 And two other rings of gold thou 41 And thou shalt put them upon Aashalt make, and shalt put them on the two ron thy brother, and his sons with him:: sides of the ephod underneath, toward the and shalt anoint them, and consecrate fore part thereof, over against the other them, and sanctify them, that they may coupling thereof, above the curious girdle minister unto me in the priest's office. of the ephod.

42 And thou shalt make the linen 28 And they shall bind the breast-plate breeches to cover their nakedness: from lry the rings thereof unto the rings of the the loins even unto the thighs they shall ephod with a lace of blue, that it may be reach: alxove the curious girdle of the ephod, and 43 And they shall be upon Aaron, and that the breast-plate be not loosed from upon his sons, when they come in unto

the tabernacle of the congregation, or 2 And Aaron shall bear the names of when they come ncar unto the altar to the children of Israel in the breast-plate of minister in the holy place ; that they bear judgment upon his heart, when he goeth || not iniquity, und dic. li shall be a statute in into the holy place, for a memorial be- || for ever unto hin, and liis sced after fore the Lord continually.

him. 30 And thou shalt put in the breast

CHAP. XXIX. plate of judgment the Urim and the 1 The sacrifice and ceremonies of conseThummim ; and they shall be upon Aa- crating the prieste. 38 The coniinual ron's heart, when he goeth in before the burnt-offering: LORD: and Aaron shall bear the judgment of the children of Israel upon his

AND this is the thing

that thou shalt heart before the LORD continually, minister unto me in the priest's office :

the ephod.

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