Exodus 28:1-9 NAS

Garments of the Priests

1 "Then 1bring near to yourself Aaron your brother, and his sons with him, from among the sons of Israel, to minister as priest to Me-Aaron, 2Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.

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2 "You shall make 3holy garments for Aaron your brother, for glory and for beauty.

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3 "You shall speak to all the a4skillful * persons * 5whom I have endowed with bthe spirit of wisdom, that they make Aaron's garments to consecrate him, that he may minister as priest to Me.

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    • ˢ 28:3 - Lit "wise of heart"
    • ˣ 28:3 - I.e. artistic skill
      4 "These are the garments which they shall make: a c6breastpiece and an ephod and a robe and a tunic of checkered work, a turban and a sash, and they shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother and his sons, that he may minister as priest to Me.

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      5 "They shall take 7the gold and the dblue and the purple and the scarlet material and the fine linen.

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        • ˥ 28:5 - Or "violet"
          6 "They shall also make 8the ephod of gold, of eblue and purple and scarlet material and fine twisted linen, the work of the skillful workman.

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          7 "It shall have two shoulder pieces joined to its two ends, that it may be joined.
          8 "The skillfully woven band, which is on it, shall be like its workmanship, fof the same material: of gold, of gblue and purple and scarlet material and fine twisted linen.

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            • ˧ 28:8 - Lit "from it"
            • ˨ 28:8 - Or "violet"
              9 "You shall take two onyx stones and engrave on them the names of the sons of Israel,