Exodus 30:25
New International Version
Make these into a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer. It will be the sacred anointing oil.

New Living Translation
Like a skilled incense maker, blend these ingredients to make a holy anointing oil.

English Standard Version
And you shall make of these a sacred anointing oil blended as by the perfumer; it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Berean Study Bible
Prepare from these a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer; it will be a sacred anointing oil.

King James Bible
And thou shalt make it an oil of holy ointment, an ointment compound after the art of the apothecary: it shall be an holy anointing oil.

New King James Version
And you shall make from these a holy anointing oil, an ointment compounded according to the art of the perfumer. It shall be a holy anointing oil.

New American Standard Bible
You shall make from these a holy anointing oil, a fragrant mixture of ointments, the work of a perfumer; it shall be a holy anointing oil.

NASB 1995
“You shall make of these a holy anointing oil, a perfume mixture, the work of a perfumer; it shall be a holy anointing oil.

NASB 1977
“And you shall make of these a holy anointing oil, a perfume mixture, the work of a perfumer; it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Amplified Bible
You shall make of these a holy anointing oil, a perfume mixture, the work of a perfumer; it shall be a sacred anointing oil.

Christian Standard Bible
Prepare from these a holy anointing oil, a scented blend, the work of a perfumer; it will be holy anointing oil.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Prepare from these a holy anointing oil, a scented blend, the work of a perfumer; it will be holy anointing oil.”

American Standard Version
And thou shalt make it a holy anointing oil, a perfume compounded after the art of the perfumer: it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And cassia, five hundred holy shekels and oil of olives, a hin:

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And thou shalt make it a holy anointing oil, a perfumed ointment tempered by the art of the perfumer: it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And thou shalt make the holy oil of unction, an ointment compounded after the art of the perfumer,

English Revised Version
and thou shalt make it an holy anointing oil, a perfume compounded after the art of the perfumer: it shall be an holy anointing oil.

Good News Translation
and make a sacred anointing oil, mixed like perfume.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Have a perfumer make these into a holy oil, a fragrant mixture, used only for anointing. This will be the holy oil used for anointing.

International Standard Version
You are to make them into a holy anointing oil, a perfume mixture made by a perfumer. It is to be a holy anointing oil.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And thou shalt make it a holy anointing oil, a perfume compounded after the art of the perfumer; it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Literal Standard Version
and you have made it a holy anointing oil, a compound mixture, work of a compounder; it is a holy anointing oil.

NET Bible
You are to make this into a sacred anointing oil, a perfumed compound, the work of a perfumer. It will be sacred anointing oil.

New Heart English Bible
You shall make it a holy anointing oil, a perfume compounded after the art of the perfumer: it shall be a holy anointing oil.

World English Bible
You shall make it a holy anointing oil, a perfume compounded after the art of the perfumer: it shall be a holy anointing oil.

Young's Literal Translation
and thou hast made it a holy anointing oil, a compound mixture, work of a compounder; it is a holy anointing oil.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Anointing Oil
24500 shekels of cassia—all according to the sanctuary shekel—and a hin of olive oil. 25Prepare from these a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer; it will be a sacred anointing oil. 26Use this oil to anoint the Tent of Meeting, the ark of the Testimony,…

Cross References
Exodus 29:7
Then take the anointing oil and anoint him by pouring it on his head.

Exodus 29:21
And take some of the blood on the altar and some of the anointing oil and sprinkle it on Aaron and his garments, as well as on his sons and their garments. Then he and his garments will be consecrated, as well as his sons and their garments.

Exodus 30:24
500 shekels of cassia--all according to the sanctuary shekel--and a hin of olive oil.

Exodus 30:32
It must not be used to anoint an ordinary man, and you must not make anything like it with the same formula. It is holy, and it must be holy to you.

Exodus 30:35
and make a fragrant blend of incense, the work of a perfumer, seasoned with salt, pure and holy.

Exodus 35:15
the altar of incense with its poles; the anointing oil and fragrant incense; the curtain for the doorway at the entrance to the tabernacle;

Exodus 37:29
He also made the sacred anointing oil and the pure, fragrant incense, the work of a perfumer.


Treasury of Scripture

And you shall make it an oil of holy ointment, an ointment compound after the are of the apothecary: it shall be an holy anointing oil.

apothecary or perfumer

1 Chronicles 9:30
And some of the sons of the priests made the ointment of the spices.

an holy

Exodus 37:29
And he made the holy anointing oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, according to the work of the apothecary.

Numbers 35:25
And the congregation shall deliver the slayer out of the hand of the revenger of blood, and the congregation shall restore him to the city of his refuge, whither he was fled: and he shall abide in it unto the death of the high priest, which was anointed with the holy oil.

Psalm 89:20
I have found David my servant; with my holy oil have I anointed him:









(25) After the art of the apothecary.--Skill was to be called in. The spices were not to be pounded and mixed with the oil in a rude and unscientific way, but the best art of the time was to be employed in effecting the composition. Jewish tradition says that its essence was first extracted from each of the spices, and then the oil mingled with the essences.

Verse 25- An oil of holy ointment. Literally, "an oil of holy anointing," or "a holy anointing oil," as our translators render in ver. 31, and also in the last clause of the present verse.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Prepare
וְעָשִׂ֣יתָ (wə·‘ā·śî·ṯā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

from these a holy
קֹ֔דֶשׁ (qō·ḏeš)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6944: A sacred place, thing, sanctity

anointing
מִשְׁחַת־ (miš·ḥaṯ-)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 4888: Unction, a consecratory gift

oil,
שֶׁ֚מֶן (men)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8081: Grease, liquid, richness

a fragrant blend,
רֹ֥קַח (rō·qaḥ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 7545: Spice mixture, perfume

the work
מַעֲשֵׂ֣ה (ma·‘ă·śêh)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4639: An action, a transaction, activity, a product, property

of a perfumer;
רֹקֵ֑חַ (rō·qê·aḥ)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 7543: To mix or compound oil or ointment

it will be
יִהְיֶֽה׃ (yih·yeh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

a holy
קֹ֖דֶשׁ (qō·ḏeš)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6944: A sacred place, thing, sanctity

anointing
מִשְׁחַת־ (miš·ḥaṯ-)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 4888: Unction, a consecratory gift

oil.
שֶׁ֥מֶן (še·men)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8081: Grease, liquid, richness


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