Exodus 26:1-6 CSB

The Tabernacle

1 "You are to construct the tabernacle itself with 10 curtains. You must make them of finely spun linen, and blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, with a design of cherubim worked into them.

References for Exodus 26:1

      2 The length of each curtain should be 42 feet,a and the width of each curtain six feet;b all the curtains are to have the same measurements.

      References for Exodus 26:2

        • a 26:2 - Lit 28 cubits
        • b 26:2 - Lit four cubits
          3 Five of the curtains should be joined together, and the [other] five curtains joined together.
          4 Make loops of blue yarn on the edge of the last curtainc in the [first] set, and do the same on the edge of the outermost curtain in the second set.

          References for Exodus 26:4

            • c 26:4 - Lit the one curtain on the end
              5 Make 50 loops on the one curtain and make 50 loops on the edge of the curtain in the second set, so that the loops line up together.
              6 Also make 50 gold clasps and join the curtains together with the clasps, so that the tabernacle may be a single unit.