Exodus 40:34
New International Version
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

New Living Translation
Then the cloud covered the Tabernacle, and the glory of the LORD filled the Tabernacle.

English Standard Version
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Berean Study Bible
Then the cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

New American Standard Bible
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

King James Bible
Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Christian Standard Bible
The cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Contemporary English Version
Suddenly the sacred tent was covered by a thick cloud and filled with the glory of the LORD.

Good News Translation
Then the cloud covered the Tent and the dazzling light of the LORD's presence filled it.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

International Standard Version
The cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tent.

NET Bible
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

New Heart English Bible
Then the cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the [column of] smoke covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tent.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

New American Standard 1977
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then a cloud covered the tabernacle of the testimony, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

King James 2000 Bible
Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

American King James Version
Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

American Standard Version
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of Jehovah filled the tabernacle.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The cloud covered the tabernacle of the testimony, and the glory of the Lord filled it.

Darby Bible Translation
And the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of Jehovah filled the tabernacle.

English Revised Version
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

World English Bible
Then the cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of Yahweh filled the tabernacle.

Young's Literal Translation
And the cloud covereth the tent of meeting, and the honour of Jehovah hath filled the tabernacle;
Study Bible
The Glory of the LORD
34Then the cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. 35Moses was unable to enter the Tent of Meeting because the cloud had settled on it, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.…
Cross References
Romans 9:4
the people of Israel. Theirs is the adoption as sons; theirs the divine glory and the covenants; theirs the giving of the Law, the temple worship, and the promises.

Revelation 15:8
And the temple was filled with smoke from the glory of God and from His power; and no one could enter the temple until the seven plagues of the seven angels were completed.

Leviticus 16:2
And the LORD said to Moses: "Tell your brother Aaron not to enter freely into the Most Holy Place behind the veil in front of the mercy seat on the ark, or else he will die, because I appear in the cloud above the mercy seat.

Numbers 7:89
When Moses entered the Tent of Meeting to speak with the LORD, he heard the voice speaking to him from between the two cherubim above the mercy seat on the Ark of the Testimony. Thus the LORD spoke to him.

Numbers 9:15
On the day that the tabernacle, the Tent of the Testimony, was set up, the cloud covered it and appeared like fire above the tabernacle from evening until morning.

Numbers 9:16
It remained that way continually; the cloud would cover the tabernacle by day, and at night it would appear like fire.

2 Samuel 7:6
For I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought the Israelites out of Egypt until this day, but I have moved about with a tent as My dwelling.

1 Kings 8:10
And when the priests came out of the Holy Place, the cloud filled the house of the LORD

1 Kings 8:11
so that the priests could not stand there to minister because of the cloud; for the glory of the LORD filled the house of the LORD.

Ezekiel 10:4
Then the glory of the LORD rose from above the cherubim and stood over the threshold of the temple. The temple was filled with the cloud, and the court was filled with the brightness of the glory of the LORD.

Ezekiel 43:4
and the glory of the LORD entered the temple through the gate facing east.

Treasury of Scripture

Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

a cloud

Exodus 13:21,22 And the LORD went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead …

Exodus 14:19,20,24 And the angel of God, which went before the camp of Israel, removed …

Exodus 25:8,21,22 And let them make me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among them…

Exodus 29:43 And there I will meet with the children of Israel, and the tabernacle …

Exodus 33:9 And it came to pass, as Moses entered into the tabernacle, the cloudy …

Leviticus 16:2 And the LORD said to Moses, Speak to Aaron your brother…

Numbers 9:15-23 And on the day that the tabernacle was reared up the cloud covered …

1 Kings 8:10,11 And it came to pass, when the priests were come out of the holy place, …

2 Chronicles 5:13 It came even to pass, as the trumpeters and singers were as one, …

2 Chronicles 7:2 And the priests could not enter into the house of the LORD, because …

Psalm 18:10-12 And he rode on a cherub, and did fly: yes, he did fly on the wings …

Isaiah 4:5,6 And the LORD will create on every dwelling place of mount Zion, and …

Isaiah 6:4 And the posts of the door moved at the voice of him that cried, and …

Ezekiel 43:4-7 And the glory of the LORD came into the house by the way of the gate …

Haggai 2:7,9 And I will shake all nations, and the desire of all nations shall …

Revelation 15:8 And the temple was filled with smoke from the glory of God, and from …

Revelation 21:3,23,24 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle …







Lexicon
Then the cloud
הֶעָנָ֖ן (he·‘ā·nān)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6051: A cloud, the nimbus, thunder-cloud

covered
וַיְכַ֥ס (way·ḵas)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3680: To plump, fill up hollows, to cover

the Tent
אֹ֣הֶל (’ō·hel)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 168: A tent

of Meeting,
מוֹעֵ֑ד (mō·w·‘êḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4150: Appointed time, place, or meeting

and the glory
וּכְב֣וֹד (ū·ḵə·ḇō·wḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3519: Weight, splendor, copiousness

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

filled
מָלֵ֖א (mā·lê)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4390: To fill, be full of

the tabernacle.
הַמִּשְׁכָּֽן׃ (ham·miš·kān)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4908: A residence, the Tabernacle
THE DESCENT OF THE GLOEY OF GOD UPON THE TABERNACLE.

(34) Then a cloud.--Heb., the cloud, i.e., the same cloud that had accompanied the host and directed their journeys from Succoth (Exodus 13:20-22).

Covered the tent.--The cloud rested on the tent outside; the "glory of God,"--some ineffably brilliant appearance--entered inside, and "filled" the entire dwelling. It pleased God thus to manifest His intention of making good His promise to go with the people in person (Exodus 33:17).

Verses 34-38. - THE DESCENT OF THE GLORY OF GOD ON THE COMPLETED WORK. The work was finished the fist incense burnt (ver. 27) - the first sacrifice offered (ver. 29). Those who had watched the proceedings, and those who had been engaged in them, were probably about to retire to rest. Even Moses had withdrawn, and left the tabernacle to itself - when suddenly, there was a manifestation of Divine Power. The cloud, which had gone before the Israelites from Succoth onward (Exodus 13:20-22), and which had recently settled upon the extemporised "Tent of Meeting" (Exodus 33:9), left its place, and "covered" the newly-erected structure externally (ver. 34), while an intensely brilliant light - here called "the glory of God" - filled the whole interior of the tabernacle (ib,). Moses, it appears, would fain have re-entered the tabernacle - to see the great sight" (Exodus 3:3); but he could not - the "glory" was too dazzling (ver. 35). Thus a distinct approval was given to all that had been done. God accepted his house, and entered it. The people saw that he had foregone his wrath, and would be content henceforth to dwell among them and journey with them. Henceforth, throughout the wanderings, the cloud and tabernacle were inseparable. If the cloud was lifted a little off it and moved in front, the tabernacle had to follow (ver. 36) - if it settled down on the roof, the people stopped and remained until it moved again (ver. 37). The appearance was as of a cloud by day, and as of fire by night, so that all could always see where the tabernacle was, and whether it was stationary or in motion (ver. 38). After the first descent, it would seem that "the glory" withdrew into the Holy of Holies, so that both Moses and the priests could enter the holy place, and minister there (Leviticus 8:10; Leviticus 10:13, etc.). Verse 34. - Then a cloud. In the original "the cloud," i.e. the cloud so often spoken of (Exodus 13:21, 22; Exodus 14:19, 20, 24; Exodus 19:9; Exodus 24:15-18; Exodus 33:9, 10). Covered the tent. Descended on the outer covering and rested there. Filled the tabernacle. Entered inside, and filled both holy place and Holy of Holies. 40:34-38 The cloud covered the tabernacle even in the clearest day; it was not a cloud which the sun scatters. This cloud was a token of God's presence to be seen day and night, by all Israel, that they might never again question, Is the Lord among us, or is he not? It guided the camp of Israel through the wilderness. While the cloud rested on the tabernacle, they rested; when it removed, they followed it. The glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle. In light and fire the Shechinah made itself visible: God is Light; our God is a consuming Fire. Yet so dazzling was the light, and so dreadful the fire, that Moses was not able to enter into the tent of the congregation, till the splendour was abated. But what Moses could not do, our Lord Jesus has done, whom God caused to draw near; and who has invited us to come boldly, even to the mercy-seat. Being taught by the Holy Spirit to follow the example of Christ, as well as to depend upon him, to attend his ordinances, and obey his precepts, we shall be kept from losing our way, and be led in the midst of the paths of judgment, till we come to heaven, the habitation of his holiness. BLESSED BE GOD FOR JESUS CHRIST!
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