The Courtyard

9 “Make a courtyard for the tabernacle. The south side shall be a hundred cubitsa long and is to have curtains of finely twisted linen,

References for Exodus 27:9

    • « 27:9 - That is, about 150 feet or about 45 meters; also in verse 11
      10 with twenty posts and twenty bronze bases and with silver hooks and bands on the posts.
      11 The north side shall also be a hundred cubits long and is to have curtains, with twenty posts and twenty bronze bases and with silver hooks and bands on the posts.
      12 “The west end of the courtyard shall be fifty cubitsb wide and have curtains, with ten posts and ten bases.

      References for Exodus 27:12

        • ¬ 27:12 - That is, about 75 feet or about 23 meters; also in verse 13
          13 On the east end, toward the sunrise, the courtyard shall also be fifty cubits wide.
          14 Curtains fifteen cubitsc long are to be on one side of the entrance, with three posts and three bases,

          References for Exodus 27:14

            • ­ 27:14 - That is, about 23 feet or about 6.8 meters; also in verse 15
              15 and curtains fifteen cubits long are to be on the other side, with three posts and three bases.
              16 “For the entrance to the courtyard, provide a curtain twenty cubitsd long, of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen—the work of an embroiderer—with four posts and four bases.

              References for Exodus 27:16

                • ® 27:16 - That is, about 30 feet or about 9 meters
                  17 All the posts around the courtyard are to have silver bands and hooks, and bronze bases.
                  18 The courtyard shall be a hundred cubits long and fifty cubits wide,e with curtains of finely twisted linen five cubitsf high, and with bronze bases.

                  References for Exodus 27:18

                    • ¯ 27:18 - That is, about 150 feet long and 75 feet wide or about 45 meters long and 23 meters wide
                    • ° 27:18 - That is, about 7 1/2 feet or about 2.3 meters
                      19 All the other articles used in the service of the tabernacle, whatever their function, including all the tent pegs for it and those for the courtyard, are to be of bronze.

                      Oil for the Lampstand

                      20 “Command the Israelites to bring you clear oil of pressed olives for the light so that the lamps may be kept burning.

                      References for Exodus 27:20

                      21 In the tent of meeting, outside the curtain that shields the ark of the covenant law, Aaron and his sons are to keep the lamps burning before the LORD from evening till morning. This is to be a lasting ordinance among the Israelites for the generations to come.