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Exodus 27

Chapter 27

27:1 And thou shalt make an a altar [of] shittim wood, five cubits long, and five cubits broad; the altar shall be foursquare: and the height thereof [shall be] three cubits.

(a) For the burnt offering.
27:2 And thou shalt make the horns of it upon the four corners thereof: his horns shall be of b the same: and thou shalt overlay it with brass.
(b) Of the same wood and matter not fastened to it.
27:9 And thou shalt make the c court of the tabernacle: for the south side southward [there shall be] hangings for the court [of] fine twined linen of an hundred cubits long for one side:
(c) This was the first entry into the tabernacle, where the people abode.
27:10 And the twenty pillars thereof and their twenty sockets [shall be of] brass; the hooks of the pillars and their d fillets [shall be of] silver.
(d) They were certain hoops or circles to beautify the pillar.
27:13 And the breadth of the court on the east side eastward [shall be] e fifty cubits.
(e) Meaning curtains of fifty cubits.
27:14 The hangings of one f side [of the gate shall be] fifteen cubits: their pillars three, and their sockets three.
(f) Of the door of the court.
27:19 All the vessels of the tabernacle in all the service thereof, and all the g pins thereof, and all the pins of the court, [shall be of] brass.
(g) Or stakes, with which the curtains were fastened to the ground.
27:20 And thou shalt command the children of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive h beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn always.
(h) Such as comes from the olive, when it is first pressed or beaten.

 

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