The Altar of Burnt Offering

1 Theya built the altar of burnt offering of acacia wood, three cubitsb high; it was square, five cubits long and five cubits wide.c

References for Exodus 38:1

    • Í 38:1 - Or "He" ; also in verses 2-9
    • Î 38:1 - That is, about 4 1/2 feet or about 1.4 meters
    • Ï 38:1 - That is, about 7 1/2 feet or about 2.3 meters long and wide
      2 They made a horn at each of the four corners, so that the horns and the altar were of one piece, and they overlaid the altar with bronze.

      References for Exodus 38:2

      3 They made all its utensils of bronze—its pots, shovels, sprinkling bowls, meat forks and firepans.

      References for Exodus 38:3

      4 They made a grating for the altar, a bronze network, to be under its ledge, halfway up the altar.
      5 They cast bronze rings to hold the poles for the four corners of the bronze grating.
      6 They made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with bronze.
      7 They inserted the poles into the rings so they would be on the sides of the altar for carrying it. They made it hollow, out of boards.