Exodus 35:27
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New American Standard Bible
The rulers brought the onyx stones and the stones for setting for the ephod and for the breastpiece;

King James Bible
And the rulers brought onyx stones, and stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate;

Darby Bible Translation
And the principal men brought the onyx stones, and the stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate;

World English Bible
The rulers brought the onyx stones, and the stones to be set, for the ephod and for the breastplate;

Young's Literal Translation
And the princes have brought in the shoham stones, and the stones for settings, for the ephod, and for the breastplate,

Exodus 35:27 Parallel
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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The precious stones Exodus 28:9 and spices were contributed by the rulers, who were more wealthy than the other Israelites.

Exodus 35:27 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Gifts and Talents.
"And the Spirit of the Lord came upon him."--Judges iii. 10. We now consider the Holy Spirit's work in bestowing gifts, talents, and abilities upon artisans and professional men. Scripture declares that the special animation and qualification of persons for work assigned to them by God proceed from the Holy Spirit. The construction of the tabernacle required capable workmen, skilful carpenters, goldsmiths, and silversmiths, and masters in the arts of weaving and embroidering. Who will furnish Moses
Abraham Kuyper—The Work of the Holy Spirit

Exodus
The book of Exodus--so named in the Greek version from the march of Israel out of Egypt--opens upon a scene of oppression very different from the prosperity and triumph in which Genesis had closed. Israel is being cruelly crushed by the new dynasty which has arisen in Egypt (i.) and the story of the book is the story of her redemption. Ultimately it is Israel's God that is her redeemer, but He operates largely by human means; and the first step is the preparation of a deliverer, Moses, whose parentage,
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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