Exodus 37
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Constructing the Ark

(Exodus 25:10-16)

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1Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood--two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high.1Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood. Two cubits and a half was its length, a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height.1Now Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood; its length was two and a half cubits, and its width one and a half cubits, and its height one and a half cubits;1And Bezaleel made the ark of shittim wood: two cubits and a half was the length of it, and a cubit and a half the breadth of it, and a cubit and a half the height of it:1Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high.
2He overlaid it with pure gold, both inside and out, and made a gold molding around it.2And he overlaid it with pure gold inside and outside, and made a molding of gold around it.2and he overlaid it with pure gold inside and out, and made a gold molding for it all around.2And he overlaid it with pure gold within and without, and made a crown of gold to it round about.2He overlaid it with pure gold inside and out and made a gold molding all around it.
3He cast four gold rings for it and fastened them to its four feet, with two rings on one side and two rings on the other.3And he cast for it four rings of gold for its four feet, two rings on its one side and two rings on its other side.3He cast four rings of gold for it on its four feet; even two rings on one side of it, and two rings on the other side of it.3And he cast for it four rings of gold, to be set by the four corners of it; even two rings upon the one side of it, and two rings upon the other side of it.3He cast four gold rings for it, for its four feet, two rings on one side and two rings on the other side.
4Then he made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.4And he made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold4He made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.4And he made staves of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold.4He made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.
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5And he inserted the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it.5and put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark.5He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark, to carry it.5And he put the staves into the rings by the sides of the ark, to bear the ark.5He inserted the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark for carrying the ark.
6He made the atonement cover of pure gold--two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide.6And he made a mercy seat of pure gold. Two cubits and a half was its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth.6He made a mercy seat of pure gold, two and a half cubits long and one and a half cubits wide.6And he made the mercy seat of pure gold: two cubits and a half was the length thereof, and one cubit and a half the breadth thereof.6He made a mercy seat of pure gold, 45 inches long and 27 inches wide.
7Then he made two cherubim out of hammered gold at the ends of the cover.7And he made two cherubim of gold. He made them of hammered work on the two ends of the mercy seat,7He made two cherubim of gold; he made them of hammered work at the two ends of the mercy seat;7And he made two cherubims of gold, beaten out of one piece made he them, on the two ends of the mercy seat;7He made two cherubim of gold; he made them of hammered work at the two ends of the mercy seat,
8He made one cherub on one end and the second cherub on the other; at the two ends he made them of one piece with the cover.8one cherub on the one end, and one cherub on the other end. Of one piece with the mercy seat he made the cherubim on its two ends.8one cherub at the one end and one cherub at the other end; he made the cherubim of one piece with the mercy seat at the two ends.8One cherub on the end on this side, and another cherub on the other end on that side: out of the mercy seat made he the cherubims on the two ends thereof.8one cherub at one end and one cherub at the other end. At each end, he made a cherub of one piece with the mercy seat.
9The cherubim had their wings spread upward, overshadowing the cover with them. The cherubim faced each other, looking toward the cover.9The cherubim spread out their wings above, overshadowing the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces one to another; toward the mercy seat were the faces of the cherubim.9The cherubim had their wings spread upward, covering the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces toward each other; the faces of the cherubim were toward the mercy seat.9And the cherubims spread out their wings on high, and covered with their wings over the mercy seat, with their faces one to another; even to the mercy seatward were the faces of the cherubims.9They had wings spread out. They faced each other and covered the mercy seat with their wings. The faces of the cherubim were looking toward the mercy seat.

The Table of Showbread

(Exodus 25:23-30; Leviticus 24:5-9)

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10They made the table of acacia wood--two cubits long, a cubit wide and a cubit and a half high.10He also made the table of acacia wood. Two cubits was its length, a cubit its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height.10Then he made the table of acacia wood, two cubits long and a cubit wide and one and a half cubits high.10And he made the table of shittim wood: two cubits was the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof:10He constructed the table of acacia wood, 36 inches long, 18 inches wide, and 27 inches high.
11Then they overlaid it with pure gold and made a gold molding around it.11And he overlaid it with pure gold, and made a molding of gold around it.11He overlaid it with pure gold, and made a gold molding for it all around.11And he overlaid it with pure gold, and made thereunto a crown of gold round about.11He overlaid it with pure gold and made a gold molding all around it.
12They also made around it a rim a handbreadth wide and put a gold molding on the rim.12And he made a rim around it a handbreadth wide, and made a molding of gold around the rim.12He made a rim for it of a handbreadth all around, and made a gold molding for its rim all around.12Also he made thereunto a border of an handbreadth round about; and made a crown of gold for the border thereof round about.12He made a three-inch frame all around it and made a gold molding all around its frame.
13They cast four gold rings for the table and fastened them to the four corners, where the four legs were.13He cast for it four rings of gold and fastened the rings to the four corners at its four legs.13He cast four gold rings for it and put the rings on the four corners that were on its four feet.13And he cast for it four rings of gold, and put the rings upon the four corners that were in the four feet thereof.13He cast four gold rings for it and attached the rings to the four corners at its four legs.
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14The rings were put close to the rim to hold the poles used in carrying the table.14Close to the frame were the rings, as holders for the poles to carry the table.14Close by the rim were the rings, the holders for the poles to carry the table.14Over against the border were the rings, the places for the staves to bear the table.14The rings were next to the frame as holders for the poles to carry the table.
15The poles for carrying the table were made of acacia wood and were overlaid with gold.15He made the poles of acacia wood to carry the table, and overlaid them with gold.15He made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold, to carry the table.15And he made the staves of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold, to bear the table.15He made the poles for carrying the table from acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.
16And they made from pure gold the articles for the table--its plates and dishes and bowls and its pitchers for the pouring out of drink offerings.16And he made the vessels of pure gold that were to be on the table, its plates and dishes for incense, and its bowls and flagons with which to pour drink offerings.16He made the utensils which were on the table, its dishes and its pans and its bowls and its jars, with which to pour out drink offerings, of pure gold.16And he made the vessels which were upon the table, his dishes, and his spoons, and his bowls, and his covers to cover withal, of pure gold.16He also made the utensils that would be on the table out of pure gold: its plates and cups, as well as its bowls and pitchers for pouring drink offerings.

The Lampstand

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17They made the lampstand of pure gold. They hammered out its base and shaft, and made its flowerlike cups, buds and blossoms of one piece with them.17He also made the lampstand of pure gold. He made the lampstand of hammered work. Its base, its stem, its cups, its calyxes, and its flowers were of one piece with it.17Then he made the lampstand of pure gold. He made the lampstand of hammered work, its base and its shaft; its cups, its bulbs and its flowers were of one piece with it.17And he made the candlestick of pure gold: of beaten work made he the candlestick; his shaft, and his branch, his bowls, his knops, and his flowers, were of the same:17Then he made the lampstand out of pure hammered gold. He made it all of one piece: its base and shaft, its ornamental cups, and its calyxes and petals.
18Six branches extended from the sides of the lampstand--three on one side and three on the other.18And there were six branches going out of its sides, three branches of the lampstand out of one side of it and three branches of the lampstand out of the other side of it;18There were six branches going out of its sides; three branches of the lampstand from the one side of it and three branches of the lampstand from the other side of it;18And six branches going out of the sides thereof; three branches of the candlestick out of the one side thereof, and three branches of the candlestick out of the other side thereof:18Six branches extended from its sides, three branches of the lampstand from one side and three branches of the lampstand from the other side.
19Three cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms were on one branch, three on the next branch and the same for all six branches extending from the lampstand.19three cups made like almond blossoms, each with calyx and flower, on one branch, and three cups made like almond blossoms, each with calyx and flower, on the other branch—so for the six branches going out of the lampstand.19three cups shaped like almond blossoms, a bulb and a flower in one branch, and three cups shaped like almond blossoms, a bulb and a flower in the other branch-- so for the six branches going out of the lampstand.19Three bowls made after the fashion of almonds in one branch, a knop and a flower; and three bowls made like almonds in another branch, a knop and a flower: so throughout the six branches going out of the candlestick.19There were three cups shaped like almond blossoms, each with a calyx and petals, on the first branch, and three cups shaped like almond blossoms, each with a calyx and petals, on the next branch. It was this way for the six branches that extended from the lampstand.
20And on the lampstand were four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms.20And on the lampstand itself were four cups made like almond blossoms, with their calyxes and flowers,20In the lampstand there were four cups shaped like almond blossoms, its bulbs and its flowers;20And in the candlestick were four bowls made like almonds, his knops, and his flowers:20On the lampstand shaft there were four cups shaped like almond blossoms with its calyxes and petals.
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21One bud was under the first pair of branches extending from the lampstand, a second bud under the second pair, and a third bud under the third pair--six branches in all.21and a calyx of one piece with it under each pair of the six branches going out of it.21and a bulb was under the first pair of branches coming out of it, and a bulb under the second pair of branches coming out of it, and a bulb under the third pair of branches coming out of it, for the six branches coming out of the lampstand.21And a knop under two branches of the same, and a knop under two branches of the same, and a knop under two branches of the same, according to the six branches going out of it.21For the six branches that extended from it, a calyx was under the first pair of branches from it, a calyx under the second pair of branches from it, and a calyx under the third pair of branches from it.
22The buds and the branches were all of one piece with the lampstand, hammered out of pure gold.22Their calyxes and their branches were of one piece with it. The whole of it was a single piece of hammered work of pure gold.22Their bulbs and their branches were of one piece with it; the whole of it was a single hammered work of pure gold.22Their knops and their branches were of the same: all of it was one beaten work of pure gold.22Their calyxes and branches were of one piece. All of it was a single hammered piece of pure gold.
23They made its seven lamps, as well as its wick trimmers and trays, of pure gold.23And he made its seven lamps and its tongs and its trays of pure gold.23He made its seven lamps with its snuffers and its trays of pure gold.23And he made his seven lamps, and his snuffers, and his snuffdishes, of pure gold.23He also made its seven lamps, snuffers, and firepans of pure gold.
24They made the lampstand and all its accessories from one talent of pure gold.24He made it and all its utensils out of a talent of pure gold.24He made it and all its utensils from a talent of pure gold.24Of a talent of pure gold made he it, and all the vessels thereof.24He made it and all its utensils of 75 pounds of pure gold.

The Altar of Incense

(Exodus 30:1-10)

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25They made the altar of incense out of acacia wood. It was square, a cubit long and a cubit wide and two cubits high --its horns of one piece with it.25He made the altar of incense of acacia wood. Its length was a cubit, and its breadth was a cubit. It was square, and two cubits was its height. Its horns were of one piece with it.25Then he made the altar of incense of acacia wood: a cubit long and a cubit wide, square, and two cubits high; its horns were of one piece with it.25And he made the incense altar of shittim wood: the length of it was a cubit, and the breadth of it a cubit; it was foursquare; and two cubits was the height of it; the horns thereof were of the same.25He made the altar of incense out of acacia wood. It was square, 18 inches long and 18 inches wide; it was 36 inches high. Its horns were of one piece.
26They overlaid the top and all the sides and the horns with pure gold, and made a gold molding around it.26He overlaid it with pure gold, its top and around its sides and its horns. And he made a molding of gold around it,26He overlaid it with pure gold, its top and its sides all around, and its horns; and he made a gold molding for it all around.26And he overlaid it with pure gold, both the top of it, and the sides thereof round about, and the horns of it: also he made unto it a crown of gold round about.26He overlaid it, its top, all around its sides, and its horns with pure gold. Then he made a gold molding all around it.
27They made two gold rings below the molding--two on each of the opposite sides--to hold the poles used to carry it.27and made two rings of gold on it under its molding, on two opposite sides of it, as holders for the poles with which to carry it.27He made two golden rings for it under its molding, on its two sides-- on opposite sides-- as holders for poles with which to carry it.27And he made two rings of gold for it under the crown thereof, by the two corners of it, upon the two sides thereof, to be places for the staves to bear it withal.27He made two gold rings for it under the molding on two of its sides; he put these on opposite sides of it to be holders for the poles to carry it with.
28They made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.28And he made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.28He made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.28And he made the staves of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold.28He made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.
29They also made the sacred anointing oil and the pure, fragrant incense--the work of a perfumer.29He made the holy anointing oil also, and the pure fragrant incense, blended as by the perfumer.29And he made the holy anointing oil and the pure, fragrant incense of spices, the work of a perfumer.29And he made the holy anointing oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, according to the work of the apothecary.29He also made the holy anointing oil and the pure, fragrant, and expertly blended incense.



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