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Exodus 27

MSG 1 "Make an Altar of acacia wood. Make it seven and a half feet square and four and a half feet high. NIV 1 "Build an altar of acacia wood, three cubits high; it is to be square, five cubits long and five cubits wide. MSG 2 Make horns at each of the four corners. The horns are to be of one piece with the Altar and covered with a veneer of bronze. NIV 2 Make a horn at each of the four corners, so that the horns and the altar are of one piece, and overlay the altar with bronze. MSG 3 Make buckets for removing the ashes, along with shovels, basins, forks, and fire pans. Make all these utensils from bronze. NIV 3 Make all its utensils of bronze--its pots to remove the ashes, and its shovels, sprinkling bowls, meat forks and firepans. MSG 4 Make a grate of bronze mesh and attach bronze rings at each of the four corners. NIV 4 Make a grating for it, a bronze network, and make a bronze ring at each of the four corners of the network. MSG 5 Put the grate under the ledge of the Altar at the halfway point of the Altar. NIV 5 Put it under the ledge of the altar so that it is halfway up the altar. MSG 6 Make acacia wood poles for the Altar and cover them with a veneer of bronze. NIV 6 Make poles of acacia wood for the altar and overlay them with bronze. MSG 7 Insert the poles through the rings on the two sides of the Altar for carrying. NIV 7 The poles are to be inserted into the rings so they will be on two sides of the altar when it is carried. MSG 8 Use boards to make the Altar, keeping the interior hollow. The Courtyard NIV 8 Make the altar hollow, out of boards. It is to be made just as you were shown on the mountain. MSG 9 "Make a Courtyard for The Dwelling. The south side is to be 150 feet long. The hangings for the Courtyard are to be woven from fine twisted linen, NIV 9 "Make a courtyard for the tabernacle. The south side shall be a hundred cubits long and is to have curtains of finely twisted linen, MSG 10 with their twenty posts, twenty bronze bases, and fastening hooks and bands of silver. NIV 10 with twenty posts and twenty bronze bases and with silver hooks and bands on the posts. MSG 11 The north side is to be exactly the same. NIV 11 The north side shall also be a hundred cubits long and is to have curtains, with twenty posts and twenty bronze bases and with silver hooks and bands on the posts. MSG 12 "For the west end of the Courtyard you will need seventy-five feet of hangings with their ten posts and bases. NIV 12 "The west end of the courtyard shall be fifty cubits wide and have curtains, with ten posts and ten bases. MSG 13 Across the seventy-five feet at the front, or east end, NIV 13 On the east end, toward the sunrise, the courtyard shall also be fifty cubits wide. MSG 14 you will need twenty-two and a half feet of hangings, with their three posts and bases on one side NIV 14 Curtains fifteen cubits long are to be on one side of the entrance, with three posts and three bases, MSG 15 and the same for the other side. NIV 15 and curtains fifteen cubits long are to be on the other side, with three posts and three bases. MSG 16 At the door of the Courtyard make a screen thirty feet long woven from blue, purple, and scarlet stuff, with fine twisted linen, embroidered by a craftsman, and hung on its four posts and bases. NIV 16 "For the entrance to the courtyard, provide a curtain twenty cubits long, of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen--the work of an embroiderer--with four posts and four bases. MSG 17 All the posts around the Courtyard are to be banded with silver, with hooks of silver and bases of bronze. NIV 17 All the posts around the courtyard are to have silver bands and hooks, and bronze bases. MSG 18 The Courtyard is to be 150 feet long and seventy-five feet wide. The hangings of fine twisted linen set on their bronze bases are to be seven and a half feet high. NIV 18 The courtyard shall be a hundred cubits long and fifty cubits wide, with curtains of finely twisted linen five cubits high, and with bronze bases. MSG 19 All the tools used for setting up The Holy Dwelling, including all the pegs in it and the Courtyard, are to be made of bronze. NIV 19 All the other articles used in the service of the tabernacle, whatever their function, including all the tent pegs for it and those for the courtyard, are to be of bronze. MSG 20 "Now, order the Israelites to bring you pure, clear olive oil for light so that the lamps can be kept burning. NIV 20 "Command the Israelites to bring you clear oil of pressed olives for the light so that the lamps may be kept burning. MSG 21 In the Tent of Meeting, the area outside the curtain that veils The Testimony, Aaron and his sons will keep this light burning from evening until morning before God. This is to be a permanent practice down through the generations for Israelites. NIV 21 In the Tent of Meeting, outside the curtain that is in front of the Testimony, Aaron and his sons are to keep the lamps burning before the LORD from evening till morning. This is to be a lasting ordinance among the Israelites for the generations to come.