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Exodus 25 LEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 And Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying, 1 The LORD said to Moses,
2 "Speak to the {Israelites}, and let them bring to me a contribution. You will receive my contribution from every man whose heart prompts him. 2 "Tell the Israelites to bring me an offering. You are to receive the offering for me from each man whose heart prompts him to give.
3 And this is the contribution that you will receive from them--gold and silver and bronze, 3 These are the offerings you are to receive from them: gold, silver and bronze;
4 blue, purple, and crimson [yarns], and fine linen and goat hair, 4 blue, purple and scarlet yarn and fine linen; goat hair;
5 and red-dyed ram skins, and fine leather, and acacia wood, 5 ram skins dyed red and hides of sea cows; acacia wood;
6 oil for the lamp, balsam oils for the anointing oil and for the fragrant incense, 6 olive oil for the light; spices for the anointing oil and for the fragrant incense;
7 onyx stones and stones for mountings on the ephod and the breast piece. 7 and onyx stones and other gems to be mounted on the ephod and breastpiece.
8 And make a sanctuary for me, and I will dwell in the midst of them, 8 "Then have them make a sanctuary for me, and I will dwell among them.
9 according to all that I show you--the pattern of the tabernacle and the pattern of all its equipment--and so you will do. 9 Make this tabernacle and all its furnishings exactly like the pattern I will show you.
10 "And they will make an ark of acacia wood, two and a half cubits its length and a cubit and a half its width and a cubit and a half its height. 10 "Have them make a chest of acacia wood--two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high.
11 And you will overlay it with pure gold, inside and outside you will overlay it, and you will make on it a gold molding all around. 11 Overlay it with pure gold, both inside and out, and make a gold molding around it.
12 And you will cast for it four gold rings, and you will put [them] on its four feet, with two rings on its one side and two rings on its second side. 12 Cast four gold rings for it and fasten them to its four feet, with two rings on one side and two rings on the other.
13 And you will make poles of acacia wood, and you will overlay them [with] gold. 13 Then make poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.
14 And you will put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark with them. 14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the chest to carry it.
15 In the rings of the ark will be the poles; they will not be removed from it. 15 The poles are to remain in the rings of this ark; they are not to be removed.
16 And you will put into the ark the testimony that I will give to you. 16 Then put in the ark the Testimony, which I will give you.
17 "And you will make an atonement cover of pure gold, two and a half cubits its length and a cubit and a half its width. 17 "Make an atonement cover of pure gold--two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide.
18 And you will make two cherubim of gold; you will make them of hammered work at the two ends of the atonement cover. 18 And make two cherubim out of hammered gold at the ends of the cover.
19 And make one cherub {at one end} and one cherub {at the other end} of the atonement cover; you will make the cherubim on its two ends. 19 Make one cherub on one end and the second cherub on the other; make the cherubim of one piece with the cover, at the two ends.
20 And the cherubim will be [with] outspread wings above, covering with their wings over the atonement cover {and facing each other}; the faces of the cherubim will be toward the atonement cover. 20 The cherubim are to have their wings spread upward, overshadowing the cover with them. The cherubim are to face each other, looking toward the cover.
21 And you will put the atonement cover above onto the ark, and into the ark you will put the testimony that I will give you. 21 Place the cover on top of the ark and put in the ark the Testimony, which I will give you.
22 And I will meet you there, and I will speak with you from over the atonement cover, from between the two cherubim that [are to be] on the ark of the testimony--all that I will command you to the {Israelites}. 22 There, above the cover between the two cherubim that are over the ark of the Testimony, I will meet with you and give you all my commands for the Israelites.
23 "And you will make a table of acacia wood, two cubits its length and a cubit its width and a cubit and a half its height. 23 "Make a table of acacia wood--two cubits long, a cubit wide and a cubit and a half high.
24 And you will overlay it [with] pure gold, and you will make for it a gold molding all around. 24 Overlay it with pure gold and make a gold molding around it.
25 And you will make for it a handbreadth rim all around, and you will make a gold molding for its rim all around. 25 Also make around it a rim a handbreadth wide and put a gold molding on the rim.
26 And you will make four gold rings for it, and you will put the rings on the four corners where its four {legs} [are]. 26 Make four gold rings for the table and fasten them to the four corners, where the four legs are.
27 The rings will be near the rim as {holders} for poles to carry the table. 27 The rings are to be close to the rim to hold the poles used in carrying the table.
28 And you will make the poles of acacia wood and overlay them [with] gold, and the table will be carried with them. 28 Make the poles of acacia wood, overlay them with gold and carry the table with them.
29 And you will make its plates and its ladles and its pitchers and its bowls with which [libations] will be poured; of pure gold you will make them. 29 And make its plates and dishes of pure gold, as well as its pitchers and bowls for the pouring out of offerings.
30 And you will put on the table [the] bread of presence [to be] before me continually. 30 Put the bread of the Presence on this table to be before me at all times.
31 "And you will make a lampstand of pure gold; the lampstand will be made of hammered work--its base and its branch, its cups, its buds, and its blossoms will be from it. 31 "Make a lampstand of pure gold and hammer it out, base and shaft; its flowerlike cups, buds and blossoms shall be of one piece with it.
32 And six branches [will be] going out from its sides, three branches of the lampstand from its one side and three branches of the lampstand from its second side. 32 Six branches are to extend from the sides of the lampstand--three on one side and three on the other.
33 Three almond-flower cups [will be] on the one branch [with] a bud and a blossom, and three almond-flower cups [will be] on the one branch [with] a bud and a blossom--likewise for the six branches going out from the lampstand. 33 Three cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms are to be on one branch, three on the next branch, and the same for all six branches extending from the lampstand.
34 And on the lampstand [will be] four almond-flower cups, [with] its buds and its blossoms. 34 And on the lampstand there are to be four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms.
35 And a bud [will be] under the two branches [that come] from it, and a bud under the two branches from it, and a bud under the two branches from it, [likewise] for the six branches coming out from the lampstand. 35 One bud shall be under the first pair of branches extending from the lampstand, a second bud under the second pair, and a third bud under the third pair--six branches in all.
36 Their buds and their branches will be from it, all of it one [piece] of pure gold hammered work. 36 The buds and branches shall all be of one piece with the lampstand, hammered out of pure gold.
37 And you will make its seven lamps, and its lamps will be set up, and it will give light {in the space in front of it}. 37 "Then make its seven lamps and set them up on it so that they light the space in front of it.
38 And its snuffers and its fire pans [will be] pure gold. 38 Its wick trimmers and trays are to be of pure gold.
39 It will be made [from] a talent of pure gold, with all these [pieces of] equipment. 39 A talent of pure gold is to be used for the lampstand and all these accessories.
40 And see and make [all] according to their pattern, which you were shown in the mountain. 40 See that you make them according to the pattern shown you on the mountain.