So all the people left Moses and went to their tents to prepare their gifts.
If their hearts were stirred and they desired to do so, they brought to the LORD their offerings of materials for the Tabernacle a and its furnishings and for the holy garments.
Both men and women came, all whose hearts were willing. Some brought to the LORD their offerings of gold -- medallions, earrings, rings from their fingers, and necklaces. They presented gold objects of every kind to the LORD.
Others brought blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, fine linen, or goat hair for cloth. Some gave tanned ram skins or fine goatskin leather.
Others brought silver and bronze objects as their offering to the LORD. And those who had acacia wood brought it.
All the women who were skilled in sewing and spinning prepared blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and fine linen cloth, and they brought them in.
All the women who were willing used their skills to spin and weave the goat hair into cloth.
The leaders brought onyx stones and the other gemstones to be used for the ephod and the chestpiece.
They also brought spices and olive oil for the light, the anointing oil, and the fragrant incense.
So the people of Israel -- every man and woman who wanted to help in the work the LORD had given them through Moses -- brought their offerings to the LORD.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)