God spoke to Moses:
"See what I've done; I've personally chosen Bezalel son of Uri, son of Hur of the tribe of Judah.
I've filled him with the Spirit of God, giving him skill and know-how and expertise in every kind of craft
to create designs and work in gold, silver, and bronze;
to cut and set gemstones; to carve wood - he's an all-around craftsman.
"Not only that, but I've given him Oholiab, son of Ahisamach of the tribe of Dan, to work with him. And to all who have an aptitude for crafts I've given the skills to make all the things I've commanded you:
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