Exodus 30:17-27 NIV

Basin for Washing

17 Then the LORD said to Moses,

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      18 “Make a bronze basin, with its bronze stand, for washing. Place it between the tent of meeting and the altar, and put water in it.

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      19 Aaron and his sons are to wash their hands and feet with water from it.

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      20 Whenever they enter the tent of meeting, they shall wash with water so that they will not die. Also, when they approach the altar to minister by presenting a food offering to the LORD,

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      21 they shall wash their hands and feet so that they will not die. This is to be a lasting ordinance for Aaron and his descendants for the generations to come.”

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      Anointing Oil

      22 Then the LORD said to Moses,

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          23 “Take the following fine spices: 500 shekelsa of liquid myrrh, half as much (that is, 250 shekels) of fragrant cinnamon, 250 shekelsb of fragrant calamus,

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            • » 30:23 - That is, about 12 1/2 pounds or about 5.8 kilograms; also in verse 24
            • ¼ 30:23 - That is, about 6 1/4 pounds or about 2.9 kilograms
              24 500 shekels of cassia—all according to the sanctuary shekel—and a hinc of olive oil.

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                • ½ 30:24 - That is, probably about 1 gallon or about 3.8 liters
                  25 Make these into a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer. It will be the sacred anointing oil.

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                  26 Then use it to anoint the tent of meeting, the ark of the covenant law,

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                  27 the table and all its articles, the lampstand and its accessories, the altar of incense,