The Bronze Altar

1 "And you shall make 1the altar of acacia wood, five cubits long and five cubits wide; the altar shall be square, and its height shall be three cubits.
References for Exodus 27:1
    • a 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 bronze.
      References for Exodus 27:2
        • b 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 at its four corners.
          References for Exodus 27:4
              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