The temple of the tabernacle of the testimony (o nao th skhnh tou marturiou). Charles calls this "strange" language. Probably the tabernacle or tent of witness ( Numbers 9:15 ; Numbers 17:7 ) is in mind and the tent of meeting ( Exodus 27:21 rather than the temple in Jerusalem. Was opened (hnoigh). Second aorist passive indicative of anoigw as in Exodus 11:19 . For nao see Exodus 3:12 ; Exodus 7:15 ; Exodus 14:15 Exodus 14:17 ; Exodus 16:1 Exodus 16:17 .