Exodus 40:25
New International Version
and set up the lamps before the LORD, as the LORD commanded him.

New Living Translation
Then he lit the lamps in the LORD’s presence, just as the LORD had commanded him.

English Standard Version
and set up the lamps before the LORD, as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Berean Study Bible
and set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded him.

King James Bible
And he lighted the lamps before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

New King James Version
and he lit the lamps before the LORD, as the LORD had commanded Moses.

New American Standard Bible
And he lighted the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

NASB 1995
He lighted the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

NASB 1977
And he lighted the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Amplified Bible
Moses mounted and lighted the lamps [on the lampstand] before the LORD, just as the LORD commanded him.

Christian Standard Bible
and set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded him.

American Standard Version
And he lighted the lamps before Jehovah; as Jehovah commanded Moses.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he lit its lamps before LORD JEHOVAH as LORD JEHOVAH commanded Moshe.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he put on it its lamps before the Lord, as the Lord had commanded Moses.

Contemporary English Version
then the lamps were attached to it there in the presence of the LORD.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Placing the lamps in order, according to the precept of the Lord.

English Revised Version
And he lighted the lamps before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

Good News Translation
and there in the LORD's presence he lit the lamps, just as the LORD had commanded.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He set up the lamps in the LORD's presence, following the LORD's instructions.

International Standard Version
and set up the lamps in the LORD's presence, just as the LORD had commanded him.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he lighted the lamps before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

Literal Standard Version
and causes the lamps to go up before YHWH, as YHWH has commanded Moses.

NET Bible
Then he set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

New Heart English Bible
He lit the lamps before the LORD, as the LORD commanded Moses.

World English Bible
He lit the lamps before Yahweh, as Yahweh commanded Moses.

Young's Literal Translation
and causeth the lamps to go up before Jehovah, as Jehovah hath commanded Moses.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Setting Up the Tabernacle
24He also placed the lampstand in the Tent of Meeting opposite the table on the south side of the tabernacle 25and set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded him. 26Moses placed the gold altar in the Tent of Meeting, in front of the veil,…

Cross References
Exodus 25:37
Make seven lamps and set them up on the lampstand so that they illuminate the area in front of it.

Exodus 40:4
Then bring in the table and set out its arrangement; bring in the lampstand as well, and set up its lamps.

Exodus 40:24
He also placed the lampstand in the Tent of Meeting opposite the table on the south side of the tabernacle


Treasury of Scripture

And he lighted the lamps before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

Exodus 40:4
And thou shalt bring in the table, and set in order the things that are to be set in order upon it; and thou shalt bring in the candlestick, and light the lamps thereof.

Exodus 25:37
And thou shalt make the seven lamps thereof: and they shall light the lamps thereof, that they may give light over against it.

Revelation 4:5
And out of the throne proceeded lightnings and thunderings and voices: and there were seven lamps of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God.









(25) He lighted the lamps.--When the proper time came, i.e., at even. (Comp. Exodus 30:8; Leviticus 24:3.)

Verse 25. - When evening came, he lighted the lamps. (See the comment on ver. 4) Whatever the priests ordinarily had to do was on this occasion done by Moses.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and set up
וַיַּ֥עַל (way·ya·‘al)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5927: To ascend, in, actively

the lamps
הַנֵּרֹ֖ת (han·nê·rōṯ)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 5216: A lamp, light

before
לִפְנֵ֣י (lip̄·nê)
Preposition-l | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

the LORD,
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

just as
כַּאֲשֶׁ֛ר (ka·’ă·šer)
Preposition-k | Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

the LORD
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

had commanded
צִוָּ֥ה (ṣiw·wāh)
Verb - Piel - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6680: To lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order

him.
מֹשֶֽׁה׃ (mō·šeh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4872: Moses -- a great Israelite leader, prophet and lawgiver


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