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Exodus 40:1-33 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The Lord spoke to Moses: 1 Then the LORD said to Moses:
2 "You are to set up the tabernacle, the tent of meeting, on the first day of the first month. 2 "Set up the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, on the first day of the first month.
3 Put the ark of the testimony there, and screen off the ark with the veil. 3 Place the ark of the Testimony in it and shield the ark with the curtain.
4 Then bring in the table and lay out its arrangement; also bring in the lampstand and set up its lamps. 4 Bring in the table and set out what belongs on it. Then bring in the lampstand and set up its lamps.
5 Place the gold altar for incense in front of the ark of the testimony. Put up the screen for the entrance to the tabernacle. 5 Place the gold altar of incense in front of the ark of the Testimony and put the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle.
6 Position the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting. 6 "Place the altar of burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting;
7 Place the basin between the tent of meeting and the altar, and put water in it. 7 place the basin between the Tent of Meeting and the altar and put water in it.
8 Assemble the surrounding courtyard and hang the screen for the gate of the courtyard. 8 Set up the courtyard around it and put the curtain at the entrance to the courtyard.
9 "Take the anointing oil, and anoint the tabernacle and everything in it; consecrate it along with all its furnishings so that it will be holy. 9 "Take the anointing oil and anoint the tabernacle and everything in it; consecrate it and all its furnishings, and it will be holy.
10 Anoint the altar of burnt offering and all its utensils; consecrate the altar so that it will be especially holy. 10 Then anoint the altar of burnt offering and all its utensils; consecrate the altar, and it will be most holy.
11 Anoint the basin and its stand, and consecrate it. 11 Anoint the basin and its stand and consecrate them.
12 "Then bring Aaron and his sons to the entrance to the tent of meeting and wash them with water. 12 "Bring Aaron and his sons to the entrance to the Tent of Meeting and wash them with water.
13 Clothe Aaron with the holy garments, anoint him, and consecrate him, so that he can serve Me as a priest. 13 Then dress Aaron in the sacred garments, anoint him and consecrate him so he may serve me as priest.
14 Have his sons come forward and clothe them in tunics. 14 Bring his sons and dress them in tunics.
15 Anoint them just as you anointed their father, so that they may also serve Me as priests. Their anointing will serve to inaugurate a permanent priesthood for them throughout their generations." 15 Anoint them just as you anointed their father, so they may serve me as priests. Their anointing will be to a priesthood that will continue for all generations to come."
16 Moses did everything just as the Lord had commanded him. 16 Moses did everything just as the LORD commanded him.
17 The tabernacle was set up in the first month of the second year, on the first [day] of the month. 17 So the tabernacle was set up on the first day of the first month in the second year.
18 Moses set up the tabernacle: he laid its bases, positioned its planks, inserted its crossbars, and set up its posts. 18 When Moses set up the tabernacle, he put the bases in place, erected the frames, inserted the crossbars and set up the posts.
19 Then he spread the tent over the tabernacle and put the covering of the tent on top of it, just as the Lord had commanded Moses. 19 Then he spread the tent over the tabernacle and put the covering over the tent, as the LORD commanded him.
20 Moses took the testimony and placed [it] in the ark, and attached the poles to the ark. He set the mercy seat on top of the ark. 20 He took the Testimony and placed it in the ark, attached the poles to the ark and put the atonement cover over it.
21 He brought the ark into the tabernacle, put up the veil for the screen, and screened off the ark of the testimony, just as the Lord had commanded him. 21 Then he brought the ark into the tabernacle and hung the shielding curtain and shielded the ark of the Testimony, as the LORD commanded him.
22 Moses placed the table in the tent of meeting on the north side of the tabernacle, outside the veil. 22 Moses placed the table in the Tent of Meeting on the north side of the tabernacle outside the curtain
23 He arranged the bread on it before the Lord, just as the Lord had commanded him. 23 and set out the bread on it before the LORD, as the LORD commanded him.
24 He also put the lampstand in the tent of meeting opposite the table on the south side of the tabernacle 24 He placed the lampstand in the Tent of Meeting opposite the table on the south side of the tabernacle
25 and set up the lamps before the Lord, just as the Lord had commanded him. 25 and set up the lamps before the LORD, as the LORD commanded him.
26 Moses also installed the gold altar in the tent of meeting, in front of the veil, 26 Moses placed the gold altar in the Tent of Meeting in front of the curtain
27 and burned fragrant incense on it, just as the Lord had commanded him. 27 and burned fragrant incense on it, as the LORD commanded him.
28 He put up the screen at the entrance to the tabernacle. 28 Then he put up the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle.
29 Then he placed the altar of burnt offering at the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting, and offered the burnt offering and the grain offering on it, just as the Lord had commanded him. 29 He set the altar of burnt offering near the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, and offered on it burnt offerings and grain offerings, as the LORD commanded him.
30 He set the basin between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water in it for washing. 30 He placed the basin between the Tent of Meeting and the altar and put water in it for washing,
31 Moses, Aaron, and his sons washed their hands and feet from it. 31 and Moses and Aaron and his sons used it to wash their hands and feet.
32 They washed whenever they came to the tent of meeting and approached the altar, just as the Lord had commanded Moses. 32 They washed whenever they entered the Tent of Meeting or approached the altar, as the LORD commanded Moses.
33 Next Moses set up the surrounding courtyard for the tabernacle and the altar and hung a screen for the gate of the courtyard. So Moses finished the work. 33 Then Moses set up the courtyard around the tabernacle and altar and put up the curtain at the entrance to the courtyard. And so Moses finished the work.