19"Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal;20but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys and where thieves do not break in and steal.21For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.22"The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.23But if your eye is bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in you is darkness, how great is that darkness!24"No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or else he will be loyal to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.25"Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing?26Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?27Which of you by worrying can add one cubit to his stature?28So why do you worry about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin;29and yet I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.30Now if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will He not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?31Therefore do not worry, saying, 'What shall we eat?' or 'What shall we drink?' or 'What shall we wear?'32For after all these things the Gentiles seek. For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.33But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.34Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
1Then Moses gathered all the congregation of the children of Israel together, and said to them, "These are the words which the Lord has commanded you to do:2Work shall be done for six days, but the seventh day shall be a holy day for you, a Sabbath of rest to the Lord. Whoever does any work on it shall be put to death.3You shall kindle no fire throughout your dwellings on the Sabbath day."4And Moses spoke to all the congregation of the children of Israel, saying, "This is the thing which the Lord commanded, saying:5'Take from among you an offering to the Lord. Whoever is of a willing heart, let him bring it as an offering to the Lord: gold, silver, and bronze;6blue, purple, and scarlet thread, fine linen, and goats' hair;7ram skins dyed red, badger skins, and acacia wood;8oil for the light, and spices for the anointing oil and for the sweet incense;9onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod and in the breastplate.10'All who are gifted artisans among you shall come and make all that the Lord has commanded:11the tabernacle, its tent, its covering, its clasps, its boards, its bars, its pillars, and its sockets;12the ark and its poles, with the mercy seat, and the veil of the covering;13the table and its poles, all its utensils, and the showbread;14also the lampstand for the light, its utensils, its lamps, and the oil for the light;15the incense altar, its poles, the anointing oil, the sweet incense, and the screen for the door at the entrance of the tabernacle;16the altar of burnt offering with its bronze grating, its poles, all its utensils, and the laver and its base;17the hangings of the court, its pillars, their sockets, and the screen for the gate of the court;18the pegs of the tabernacle, the pegs of the court, and their cords;19the garments of ministry, for ministering in the holy place--the holy garments for Aaron the priest and the garments of his sons, to minister as priests.' "20And all the congregation of the children of Israel departed from the presence of Moses.21Then everyone came whose heart was stirred, and everyone whose spirit was willing, and they brought the Lord's offering for the work of the tabernacle of meeting, for all its service, and for the holy garments.22They came, both men and women, as many as had a willing heart, and brought earrings and nose rings, rings and necklaces, all jewelry of gold, that is, every man who made an offering of gold to the Lord.23And every man, with whom was found blue, purple, and scarlet thread, fine linen, and goats' hair, red skins of rams, and badger skins, brought them.24Everyone who offered an offering of silver or bronze brought the Lord's offering. And everyone with whom was found acacia wood for any work of the service, brought it.25All the women who were gifted artisans spun yarn with their hands, and brought what they had spun, of blue, purple, and scarlet, and fine linen.26And all the women whose heart stirred with wisdom spun yarn of goats' hair.27The rulers brought onyx stones, and the stones to be set in the ephod and in the breastplate,28and spices and oil for the light, for the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense.29The children of Israel brought a freewill offering to the Lord, all the men and women whose hearts were willing to bring material for all kinds of work which the Lord, by the hand of Moses, had commanded to be done.30And Moses said to the children of Israel, "See, the Lord has called by name Bezalel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah;31and He has filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom and understanding, in knowledge and all manner of workmanship,32to design artistic works, to work in gold and silver and bronze,33in cutting jewels for setting, in carving wood, and to work in all manner of artistic workmanship.34And He has put in his heart the ability to teach, in him and Aholiab the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan.35He has filled them with skill to do all manner of work of the engraver and the designer and the tapestry maker, in blue, purple, and scarlet thread, and fine linen, and of the weaver--those who do every work and those who design artistic works.
1"And Bezalel and Aholiab, and every gifted artisan in whom the Lord has put wisdom and understanding, to know how to do all manner of work for the service of the sanctuary, shall do according to all that the Lord has commanded."2Then Moses called Bezalel and Aholiab, and every gifted artisan in whose heart the Lord had put wisdom, everyone whose heart was stirred, to come and do the work.3And they received from Moses all the offering which the children of Israel had brought for the work of the service of making the sanctuary. So they continued bringing to him freewill offerings every morning.4Then all the craftsmen who were doing all the work of the sanctuary came, each from the work he was doing,5and they spoke to Moses, saying, "The people bring much more than enough for the service of the work which the Lord commanded us to do."6So Moses gave a commandment, and they caused it to be proclaimed throughout the camp, saying, "Let neither man nor woman do any more work for the offering of the sanctuary." And the people were restrained from bringing,7for the material they had was sufficient for all the work to be done--indeed too much.8Then all the gifted artisans among them who worked on the tabernacle made ten curtains woven of fine linen, and of blue, purple, and scarlet thread; with artistic designs of cherubim they made them.9The length of each curtain was twenty-eight cubits, and the width of each curtain four cubits; the curtains were all the same size.10And he coupled five curtains to one another, and the other five curtains he coupled to one another.11He made loops of blue yarn on the edge of the curtain on the selvedge of one set; likewise he did on the outer edge of the other curtain of the second set.12Fifty loops he made on one curtain, and fifty loops he made on the edge of the curtain on the end of the second set; the loops held one curtain to another.13And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains to one another with the clasps, that it might be one tabernacle.14He made curtains of goats' hair for the tent over the tabernacle; he made eleven curtains.15The length of each curtain was thirty cubits, and the width of each curtain four cubits; the eleven curtains were the same size.16He coupled five curtains by themselves and six curtains by themselves.17And he made fifty loops on the edge of the curtain that is outermost in one set, and fifty loops he made on the edge of the curtain of the second set.18He also made fifty bronze clasps to couple the tent together, that it might be one.19Then he made a covering for the tent of ram skins dyed red, and a covering of badger skins above that.20For the tabernacle he made boards of acacia wood, standing upright.21The length of each board was ten cubits, and the width of each board a cubit and a half.22Each board had two tenons for binding one to another. Thus he made for all the boards of the tabernacle.23And he made boards for the tabernacle, twenty boards for the south side.24Forty sockets of silver he made to go under the twenty boards: two sockets under each of the boards for its two tenons.25And for the other side of the tabernacle, the north side, he made twenty boards26and their forty sockets of silver: two sockets under each of the boards.27For the west side of the tabernacle he made six boards.28He also made two boards for the two back corners of the tabernacle.29And they were coupled at the bottom and coupled together at the top by one ring. Thus he made both of them for the two corners.30So there were eight boards and their sockets--sixteen sockets of silver--two sockets under each of the boards.31And he made bars of acacia wood: five for the boards on one side of the tabernacle,32five bars for the boards on the other side of the tabernacle, and five bars for the boards of the tabernacle on the far side westward.33And he made the middle bar to pass through the boards from one end to the other.34He overlaid the boards with gold, made their rings of gold to be holders for the bars, and overlaid the bars with gold.35And he made a veil of blue, purple, and scarlet thread, and fine woven linen; it was worked with an artistic design of cherubim.36He made for it four pillars of acacia wood, and overlaid them with gold, with their hooks of gold; and he cast four sockets of silver for them.37He also made a screen for the tabernacle door, of blue, purple, and scarlet thread, and fine woven linen, made by a weaver,38and its five pillars with their hooks. And he overlaid their capitals and their rings with gold, but their five sockets were bronze.
1The preparations of the heart belong to man, But the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.2All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the spirits.3Commit your works to the Lord, And your thoughts will be established.4The Lord has made all for Himself, Yes, even the wicked for the day of doom.5Everyone proud in heart is an abomination to the Lord; Though they join forces, none will go unpunished.6In mercy and truth Atonement is provided for iniquity; And by the fear of the Lord one departs from evil.7When a man's ways please the Lord, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.8Better is a little with righteousness, Than vast revenues without justice.9A man's heart plans his way, But the Lord directs his steps.10Divination is on the lips of the king; His mouth must not transgress in judgment.11Honest weights and scales are the Lord's; All the weights in the bag are His work.12It is an abomination for kings to commit wickedness, For a throne is established by righteousness.13Righteous lips are the delight of kings, And they love him who speaks what is right.14As messengers of death is the king's wrath, But a wise man will appease it.15In the light of the king's face is life, And his favor is like a cloud of the latter rain.16How much better to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver.17The highway of the upright is to depart from evil; He who keeps his way preserves his soul.18Pride goes before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.19Better to be of a humble spirit with the lowly, Than to divide the spoil with the proud.20He who heeds the word wisely will find good, And whoever trusts in the Lord, happy is he.21The wise in heart will be called prudent, And sweetness of the lips increases learning.22Understanding is a wellspring of life to him who has it. But the correction of fools is folly.23The heart of the wise teaches his mouth, And adds learning to his lips.24Pleasant words are like a honeycomb, Sweetness to the soul and health to the bones.25There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death.26The person who labors, labors for himself, For his hungry mouth drives him on.27An ungodly man digs up evil, And it is on his lips like a burning fire.28A perverse man sows strife, And a whisperer separates the best of friends.29A violent man entices his neighbor, And leads him in a way that is not good.30He winks his eye to devise perverse things; He purses his lips and brings about evil.31The silver-haired head is a crown of glory, If it is found in the way of righteousness.32He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, And he who rules his spirit than he who takes a city.33The lot is cast into the lap, But its every decision is from the Lord.