Parallel Bible results for Exodus 37

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Exodus 37

NLT 1 Next Bezalel made the Ark of acacia wood—a sacred chest 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high. NIV 1 Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood--two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high. NLT 2 He overlaid it inside and outside with pure gold, and he ran a molding of gold all around it. NIV 2 He overlaid it with pure gold, both inside and out, and made a gold molding around it. NLT 3 He cast four gold rings and attached them to its four feet, two rings on each side. NIV 3 He cast four gold rings for it and fastened them to its four feet, with two rings on one side and two rings on the other. NLT 4 Then he made poles from acacia wood and overlaid them with gold. NIV 4 Then he made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold. NLT 5 He inserted the poles into the rings at the sides of the Ark to carry it. NIV 5 And he inserted the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it. NLT 6 Then he made the Ark’s cover—the place of atonement—from pure gold. It was 45 inches long and 27 inches wide. NIV 6 He made the atonement cover of pure gold--two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide. NLT 7 He made two cherubim from hammered gold and placed them on the two ends of the atonement cover. NIV 7 Then he made two cherubim out of hammered gold at the ends of the cover. NLT 8 He molded the cherubim on each end of the atonement cover, making it all of one piece of gold. NIV 8 He made one cherub on one end and the second cherub on the other; at the two ends he made them of one piece with the cover. NLT 9 The cherubim faced each other and looked down on the atonement cover. With their wings spread above it, they protected it. NIV 9 The cherubim had their wings spread upward, overshadowing the cover with them. The cherubim faced each other, looking toward the cover. NLT 10 Then Bezalel made the table of acacia wood, 36 inches long, 18 inches wide, and 27 inches high. NIV 10 They made the table of acacia wood--two cubits long, a cubit wide, and a cubit and a half high. NLT 11 He overlaid it with pure gold and ran a gold molding around the edge. NIV 11 Then they overlaid it with pure gold and made a gold molding around it. NLT 12 He decorated it with a 3-inch border all around, and he ran a gold molding along the border. NIV 12 They also made around it a rim a handbreadth wide and put a gold molding on the rim. NLT 13 Then he cast four gold rings for the table and attached them at the four corners next to the four legs. NIV 13 They cast four gold rings for the table and fastened them to the four corners, where the four legs were. NLT 14 The rings were attached near the border to hold the poles that were used to carry the table. NIV 14 The rings were put close to the rim to hold the poles used in carrying the table. NLT 15 He made these poles from acacia wood and overlaid them with gold. NIV 15 The poles for carrying the table were made of acacia wood and were overlaid with gold. NLT 16 Then he made special containers of pure gold for the table—bowls, ladles, jars, and pitchers—to be used in pouring out liquid offerings. NIV 16 And they made from pure gold the articles for the table--its plates and dishes and bowls and its pitchers for the pouring out of drink offerings. NLT 17 Then Bezalel made the lampstand of pure, hammered gold. He made the entire lampstand and its decorations of one piece—the base, center stem, lamp cups, buds, and petals. NIV 17 They made the lampstand of pure gold and hammered it out, base and shaft; its flowerlike cups, buds and blossoms were of one piece with it. NLT 18 The lampstand had six branches going out from the center stem, three on each side. NIV 18 Six branches extended from the sides of the lampstand--three on one side and three on the other. NLT 19 Each of the six branches had three lamp cups shaped like almond blossoms, complete with buds and petals. NIV 19 Three cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms were on one branch, three on the next branch and the same for all six branches extending from the lampstand. NLT 20 The center stem of the lampstand was crafted with four lamp cups shaped like almond blossoms, complete with buds and petals. NIV 20 And on the lampstand were four cups shaped like almond flowers with buds and blossoms. NLT 21 There was an almond bud beneath each pair of branches where the six branches extended from the center stem, all made of one piece. NIV 21 One bud was 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. NLT 22 The almond buds and branches were all of one piece with the center stem, and they were hammered from pure gold. NIV 22 The buds and the branches were all of one piece with the lampstand, hammered out of pure gold. NLT 23 He also made seven lamps for the lampstand, lamp snuffers, and trays, all of pure gold. NIV 23 They made its seven lamps, as well as its wick trimmers and trays, of pure gold. NLT 24 The entire lampstand, along with its accessories, was made from 75 pounds of pure gold. NIV 24 They made the lampstand and all its accessories from one talent of pure gold. NLT 25 Then Bezalel made the incense altar of acacia wood. It was 18 inches square and 36 inches high, with horns at the corners carved from the same piece of wood as the altar itself. NIV 25 They made the altar of incense out of acacia wood. It was square, a cubit long and a cubit wide, and two cubits high--its horns of one piece with it. NLT 26 He overlaid the top, sides, and horns of the altar with pure gold, and he ran a gold molding around the entire altar. NIV 26 They overlaid the top and all the sides and the horns with pure gold, and made a gold molding around it. NLT 27 He made two gold rings and attached them on opposite sides of the altar below the gold molding to hold the carrying poles. NIV 27 They made two gold rings below the molding--two on opposite sides--to hold the poles used to carry it. NLT 28 He made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold. NIV 28 They made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold. NLT 29 Then he made the sacred anointing oil and the fragrant incense, using the techniques of a skilled incense maker. NIV 29 They also made the sacred anointing oil and the pure, fragrant incense--the work of a perfumer.