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Exodus 25 WEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying, 1 The LORD said to Moses,
2 "Speak to the children of Israel, that they take an offering for me. From everyone whose heart makes him willing you shall take my offering. 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 This is the offering which you shall take from them: gold, silver, brass, 3 These are the offerings you are to receive from them: gold, silver and bronze;
4 blue, purple, scarlet, fine linen, goats' hair, 4 blue, purple and scarlet yarn and fine linen; goat hair;
5 rams' skins dyed red, sea cow hides, acacia wood, 5 ram skins dyed red and hides of sea cows; acacia wood;
6 oil for the light, spices for the anointing oil and for the sweet incense, 6 olive oil for the light; spices for the anointing oil and for the fragrant incense;
7 onyx stones, and stones to be set for the ephod and for the breastplate. 7 and onyx stones and other gems to be mounted on the ephod and breastpiece.
8 Let them make me a sanctuary, that I may dwell among 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 tent, and the pattern of all of its furniture, even so you shall make it. 9 Make this tabernacle and all its furnishings exactly like the pattern I will show you.
10 "They shall make an ark of acacia wood. Its length shall be two and a half cubits, its breadth a cubit and a half, 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 You shall overlay it with pure gold. Inside and outside shall you overlay it, and shall make a gold molding around it. 11 Overlay it with pure gold, both inside and out, and make a gold molding around it.
12 You shall cast four rings of gold for it, and put them in its four feet. Two rings shall be on the one side of it, and two rings on the other side of it. 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 You shall make poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold. 13 Then make poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.
14 You shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark. 14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the chest to carry it.
15 The poles shall be in the rings of the ark. They shall not be taken from it. 15 The poles are to remain in the rings of this ark; they are not to be removed.
16 You shall put the testimony which I shall give you into the ark. 16 Then put in the ark the Testimony, which I will give you.
17 You shall make a mercy seat of pure gold. Two and a half cubits shall be its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth. 17 "Make an atonement cover of pure gold--two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide.
18 You shall make two cherubim of hammered gold. You shall make them at the two ends of the mercy seat. 18 And make two cherubim out of hammered gold at the ends of the cover.
19 Make one cherub at the one end, and one cherub at the other end. You shall make the cherubim on its two ends of one piece with the mercy seat. 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 The cherubim shall spread out their wings upward, covering the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces toward one another. The faces of the cherubim shall be toward the mercy seat. 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 You shall put the mercy seat on top of the ark, and in the ark you shall 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 There I will meet with you, and I will tell you from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubim which are on the ark of the testimony, all that I command you for the children of Israel. 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 "You shall make a table of acacia wood. Two cubits shall be its length, and a cubit its breadth, and one and a half cubits its height. 23 "Make a table of acacia wood--two cubits long, a cubit wide and a cubit and a half high.
24 You shall overlay it with pure gold, and make a gold molding around it. 24 Overlay it with pure gold and make a gold molding around it.
25 You shall make a rim of a handbreadth around it. You shall make a golden molding on its rim around it. 25 Also make around it a rim a handbreadth wide and put a gold molding on the rim.
26 You shall make four rings of gold for it, and put the rings in the four corners that are on its four feet. 26 Make four gold rings for the table and fasten them to the four corners, where the four legs are.
27 the rings shall be close to the rim, for places for the 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 You shall make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them. 28 Make the poles of acacia wood, overlay them with gold and carry the table with them.
29 You shall make its dishes, its spoons, its ladles, and its bowls to pour out offerings with. Of pure gold shall you 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 You shall set bread of the presence on the table before me always. 30 Put the bread of the Presence on this table to be before me at all times.
31 "You shall make a lampstand of pure gold. Of hammered work shall the lampstand be made, even its base, its shaft, its cups, its buds, and its flowers, shall be of one piece with 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 There shall be six branches going out of its sides: three branches of the lampstand out of its one side, and three branches of the lampstand out of its other side; 32 Six branches are to extend from the sides of the lampstand--three on one side and three on the other.
33 three cups made like almond blossoms in one branch, a bud and a flower; and three cups made like almond blossoms in the other branch, a bud and a flower, so for the six branches going out of 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 in the lampstand four cups made like almond blossoms, its buds and its flowers; 34 And on the lampstand there are to be four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms.
35 and a bud under two branches of one piece with it, and a bud under two branches of one piece with it, and a bud under two branches of one piece with it, for the six branches going out of 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 shall be of one piece with it, the whole of it one beaten work of pure gold. 36 The buds and branches shall all be of one piece with the lampstand, hammered out of pure gold.
37 You shall make its lamps seven, and they shall light its lamps to give light to 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 Its snuffers and its snuff dishes shall be of pure gold. 38 Its wick trimmers and trays are to be of pure gold.
39 It shall be made of a talent of pure gold, with all these accessories. 39 A talent of pure gold is to be used for the lampstand and all these accessories.
40 See that you make them after their pattern, which has been shown to you on the mountain. 40 See that you make them according to the pattern shown you on the mountain.