"Moreover, you shall make1an altar as a place for burningincense; you shall make it of acaciawood.
"Its length shall be a acubit, and its width a cubit, it shall be square, and its height shall be two cubits; its horns shall be bof one piece with it.
"You shall overlay it with puregold, its top and its csidesallaround, and its horns; and you shall make a goldmoldingallaround for it.
"You shall maketwogoldrings for it under its molding; you shall make them on its twosidewalls -on doppositesides -and ethey shall be holders for poles with which to carry it.
"You shall make the poles of acaciawood and overlay them with gold.
"You shall putfthis altar in front of the veil that is gnear the ark of the testimony, in front of the h2mercyseat that is over the ark of the testimony, where I will meet with you.
7"Aaron shall burnfragrantincense on it; he shall burn it every morning when he trims the lamps.
"When Aaronitrims the lamps at jtwilight, he shall burnincense. There shall be perpetualincensebefore the LORD throughout your generations.
"You shall not offer any strangeincense on kthis altar, or burntoffering or mealoffering; and you shall not pour out a drinkoffering on it.
10"Aaron shall 3makeatonement on its hornsonce a year; he shall makeatonement on it with the blood of the sinoffering of atonementonce a year throughout your generations. It is mostholy to the LORD."