Hebrews 9:1-6 NLT

1 That first covenant between God and Israel had regulations for worship and a place of worship here on earth.
2 There were two rooms in that Tabernacle.a In the first room were a lampstand, a table, and sacred loaves of bread on the table. This room was called the Holy Place.

References for Hebrews 9:2

    • 9:2 - Or tent; also in 9:11, 21 .
      3 Then there was a curtain, and behind the curtain was the second roomb called the Most Holy Place.

      References for Hebrews 9:3

        • 9:3 - Greek second tent.
          4 In that room were a gold incense altar and a wooden chest called the Ark of the Covenant, which was covered with gold on all sides. Inside the Ark were a gold jar containing manna, Aaron’s staff that sprouted leaves, and the stone tablets of the covenant.
          5 Above the Ark were the cherubim of divine glory, whose wings stretched out over the Ark’s cover, the place of atonement. But we cannot explain these things in detail now.
          6 When these things were all in place, the priests regularly entered the first roomc as they performed their religious duties.

          References for Hebrews 9:6

            • 9:6 - Greek first tent.