Exodus 27:1-8 NAS

The Bronze Altar

1 "And you shall make 1the altar of acacia wood, five acubits long and five cubits wide; the altar shall be square, and its height shall be three cubits.

References for Exodus 27:1

    • ˋ 27:1 - I.e. One cubit equals approx 18 in.
      2 "You shall make 2its horns on its four corners; its horns shall be of one piece with it, and you shall overlay it with bbronze.

      References for Exodus 27:2

        • ˌ 27:2 - Or "copper," and so for "bronze" throughout the ch
          3 "You shall make its pails for removing its ashes, and its shovels and its basins and its forks and its firepans; you shall make all its utensils of bronze.
          4 "You shall make for it a grating of network of bronze, and on the net you shall make four bronze rings cat its four corners.

          References for Exodus 27:4

            • ˍ 27:4 - Lit "on"
              5 "You shall put it beneath, under the ledge of the altar, so that the net will reach halfway up the altar.
              6 "You shall make poles for the altar, poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with bronze.
              7 "Its poles shall be inserted into the rings, so that the poles shall be on the two sides of the altar 3when it is carried.

              References for Exodus 27:7

              8 "You shall make it hollow with planks; 4as it was shown to you in the mountain, so they shall make it.

              References for Exodus 27:8