Exodus 25:14

14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it.

Exodus 25:14 in Other Translations

KJV
14 And thou shalt put the staves into the rings by the sides of the ark, that the ark may be borne with them.
ESV
14 And you shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry the ark by them.
NLT
14 Insert the poles into the rings at the sides of the Ark to carry it.
MSG
14 and insert them into the rings on the sides of the Chest for carrying the Chest.
CSB
14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark in order to carry the ark with them.

Exodus 25:14 Meaning and Commentary

Exodus 25:14

And thou shall put the staves into the rings by the sides of
the ark
This shows for what use the rings were; namely, to put the staves into them and the use of the staves thus put was,

that the ark might be borne with them;
which staves overlaid with gold, and put into golden rings, figured the ministers of Christ, enriched with the gifts and graces of his Spirit, and possessed of the truths of the Gospel, more precious than gold and silver; who bear the name of Christ, and carry his Gospel into the several parts of the world.

Exodus 25:14 In-Context

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 Then make poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.
14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it.
15 The poles are to remain in the rings of this ark; they are not to be removed.
16 Then put in the ark the tablets of the covenant law, which I will give you.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Exodus 27:7; Exodus 40:20; 1 Chronicles 15:15