The Altar of Incense

1 “Make an altar of acacia wood for burning incense.

References for Exodus 30:1

2 It is to be square, a cubit long and a cubit wide, and two cubits higha —its horns of one piece with it.

References for Exodus 30:2

    • ¸ 30:2 - That is, about 1 1/2 feet long and wide and 3 feet high or about 45 centimeters long and wide and 90 centimeters high
      3 Overlay the top and all the sides and the horns with pure gold, and make a gold molding around it.

      References for Exodus 30:3

      4 Make two gold rings for the altar below the molding—two on each of the opposite sides—to hold the poles used to carry it.

      References for Exodus 30:4

      5 Make the poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.

      References for Exodus 30:5

      6 Put the altar in front of the curtain that shields the ark of the covenant law—before the atonement cover that is over the tablets of the covenant law—where I will meet with you.

      References for Exodus 30:6