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The golden candlestick. CHAP. XXXVI. Hangings of the court. other branch, a knop and a flower: shittim-wood, and overlaid them so throughout the six branches go- with brass. ing out of the candlestick.

7 And he put the staves into the 20 And in the candlestick were rings on the sides of the altar, to four bowls made like almonds, his bear it withal; he made the altar knops and his flowers:

hollow with boards. 21 And a knop under two 8 1 And he made the laver of branches of the same, and a knop brass, and the foot of it of brass, of under two branches of the same, the looking-glasses of the women and a knop under two branches of assembling, which assembled at the same, according to the six the door of the tabernacle of the branches going out of it.

congregation. 22 Their

knops and their 9 T And he made the court: on branches were of the same : all of it the south side southward the hạng. was one beaten work of pure gold. ings of the court were of fine twined

23 And he made his seven lamps, linen, a hundred cubits: and his snuffers, and his snuff- 10 Their pillars were twenty, and dishes, of pure gold.

their brazen sockets twenty; the 24 of a talent of pure gold made hooks of the pillars, and their fillets, he it, and all the vessels thereof. were of silver.

25 | And he made the incense- 11 And for the north side, the altar of shittim-wood: the length hangings were a hundred cubits, of it was a cubit, and the breadth their pillars were twenty, and their of it a cubit; it was four-square; sockets of brass twenty: the hooks and two cubits was the height of of the pillars, and their fillets, of it; the horns thereof were of the silver. same.

12 And for the west side were 26 And he overlaid it with pure hangings of fifty cubits, their

pilgold, both the top of it, and the lars ten, and their sockets ten; the sides thereof round about, and the hooks of the pillars, and their fillets, horns of it: also he made unto it a of silver. crown of gold round about. 13 And for the east side eastward

27 And he made two rings of fifty cubits. gold for it under the crown thereof, 14 The hangings of the one side by the two corners of it, upon the of the gate, were fifteen cubits; two sides thereof, to be places for their pillars three, and their sockets the staves to bear it withal.

three. 28 And he made the staves of 15 And for the other side of the shittim-wood and overlaid them court-gate, on this hand and that with gold.

hand, were hangings of fifteen cu29 And he made the holy anoint- bits; their pillars three, and their ing oil, and the pure incense of sockets three. sweet spices, according to the work 16 All the hangings of the court of the apothecary.

round about were of fine twined CHAP. XXXVIII. linen. The Altar of Burnt-offering, &c. 17 And the sockets for the pillars

ND he made the altar of burnt- were of brass; the hooks of the pil; cubits was the length thereof, and the overlaying of their chapiters five cubits the breadth thereof; of silver; and all the pillars of it was four-square; and three cu-the court were filleted with silbits the height thereof.

2 And he made the horns thereof 18 And the hanging for the gate on the four corners of it; the horns of the court was needle-work,

of thereof were of the same: and he blue, and purple, and scarlet, and overlaid it with brass.

fine twined linen: and twenty cu3 And he made all the vessels of bits was the length, and the height the altar, the pots, and the shovels, in the breadth was five cubits, and the basons, and the flesh-hooks, answerable to the hangings of the and the fire-pans: all the vessels court. thereof made he of brass,

19 And their pillars were four, 4 And he made for the altar a and their sockets of brass four; brazen grate of net-work under the their hooks of silver, and the overcompass thereof beneath unto the laying of their

chapiters and their midst of it.

fillets of silver. 5 And he cast four rings for the 20 And all the pins of the taberfour ends of the grate of brass, to be nacle, and of the court round about places for the staves.

were of brass. 6 And he made the staves of 21 1 This is the sum of the taber




Sum of the offerings. EXODUS, The holy garments nacle, even of the tabernacle of tes- 2 And he made the ephod of timony, as it was counted, accord- gold, blue, and purple, and scarlet, ing to the commandment of Moses, and fine twined linen.' for the service of the Levites, by 3 And they did beat the gold the hand of Ithamar, son to Aaron into thin plates, and cut it into the priest.

wires, to work it in the blue, and 22 And Bezaleel the son of Uri, in the purple, and in the scarlet, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Ju- and in the fine linen, with cunning dah, made all that the LORD com- work. manded Moses.

4 They made shoulder-pieces for 23 And with him was Aholiab, it, to couple it together : by the two son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of edges was it coupled together. Dan, an engraver, and a cunning 5 And the curious girdle of his workman, and an embroiderer in ephod, that was upon it, was of blue, and in purple, and in scarlet, the same, according to the work and fine linen.

thereof; of gold, blue, and purple, 24 All the gold that was occupied and scarlet, and fine twined linen: for the work in all the work of the as the LORD commanded Moses. holy place, even the gold of the 6 And they wrought onyx stones offering, was twenty and nine enclosed in ouches of gold, graven talents, and seven hundred and as signets are graven, with the thirty shekels, after the shekel of names of the children of Israel. the sanctuary.

7 And he put them on the shoul 25 And the silver of them that ders of the ephod, that they should were numbered of the congregation be stones for a memorial to the was a hundred talents, and a thou- children of Israel; as the LORD kand seven hundred and threescore commanded Moses. and fifteen shekels, after the shekel 8 11 And he made the breast-plate of the sanctuary :

of cunning work, like the work

of 26 A bekah for every man, that the ephod; of gold, blue, and pur. is, half a shekel, after the shekel ple, and scarlet, and fine twined of the sanctuary, for every one linen. that went to be numbered, from 9 It was four-square; they made twenty years old and upward, for the breast-plate double : a span was six hundred thousand and three the length thereof, and a span the thousand and five hundred and fifty breadth thereof, being doubled,

10 And they set in it four rows of 27 And of the hundred talents of stones: the first row was a sardius, silver were cast the sockets of the a topaz, and a carbuncle: this was sanctuary, an the sockets of the the first row. vail a hundred sockets of the 11 And the second row, an emehundred talents, a talent for a rald, a sapphire, and a diamond. socket.

12 And the third row, a ligure, an 28 And of the thousand seven agate, and an amethyst. hundred seventy and five shekels 13 And the fourth row, a beryl, he made hooks for the pillars, and an onyx, and a jasper: they were overlaid their chapiters, and filleted enclosed in ouches of gold in their them.

enclosings. 29 And the brass of the offering 14 And the stones were accordwas seventy talents, and two thou-ing to the names of the children or sand and four hundred shekels. Israel, twelve, according to their

30 And therewith he made the names, like the engravings of a Bockets to the door of the taberna- signet, every one with his name, cle of the congregation, and the according to the twelve tribes. brazen altar, and the brazen grate 15 And they made upon the for it, and all the vessels of the altar, breast-plate chains at the ends, of 31 And the

sockets of the court wreathen work of pure gold. round about, and the sockets of the 16 And they made two ouches of court gate, and all the pins of the gold, and two gold rings, and put Labernacle, and all the pins of the the two rings in the two ends of the court round about.

breast-plate. CHAP. XXXIX.

17 And they put the two wreathen The Garments for the Priests. chains of gold in the two rings on ND of the blue, and purple, the ends of the breast-plate.

18 And the two ends of the two of service, to do service in the holy wreathen chains they fastened in place, and made the holy garments the two ouches, and put them on for Aaron; as the LORD command- the shoulder-pieces of the ephod, od Moses.

before it.


A and scarlet

, they made clothes

for the priests.

CHAP. XL. Tabernacle completed 19 And they made two rings of his bars, and his pillars, and his gold, and put them on the two ends sockets; of the breast-plate, upon the border 34 And the covering of rams of it, which was on the side of the skins dyed red, and the covering of ephod inward.

badgers' skins, and the vail of the 20 And they made two other covering; golden rings, and put them on the 35 The ark of the testimony,and the two sides of the ephod underneath, staves thereof, and the mercy-seat; toward the forepart of it, over 36 The table, and all the vessels against the other coupling thereof, thereof, and the shew-bread; above the curious girdle of the 37 The pure candlestick, with the ephod:

lamps thereof, even with the lamps 21 And they did bind the breast- to be set in order, and all the vesplate by his rings unto the rings of sels thereof, and the oil for light; the ephod with a lace of blue, that 38 And the golden altar, and the it might be above the curious gir- anointing oil, and the sweet indle of the ephod, and that the cense, and the hanging for the tabreast-plate might not be loosed bernacle-door; from the ephod;

as the LORD com- 39 The brazen altar, and his grate manded Mos

of brass, his staves, and all his ves22 1 And he made the robe of the sels, the laver and his foot; ephod of woven work, all of blue. 40 The hangings of the court, his

23 And there was a hole in the pillars, and his sockets, and the midst of the robe, as the hole of hanging for the court-gate, his a habergeon, with a band round cords, and his pins, and all the about the hole, that it should not vessels of the service of the taberrend.

nacle, for the tent of the congre24 And they made upon the hemsgation; of the robe pomegranates of blue, 41 The clothes of service to do and purple, and scarlet, and twined service in the holy place, and the linen.

holy garments for Aaron the priest, 25 And they made bells of pure and his sons' garments, to minister gold, and put the bells between the in the priest's office. pomegranates upon the hem of the 42 According to all that the LORD robe, round about between the commanded Moses, so the children pomegranates;

of Israel made all the work. 26 A bell and a pomegranate, 43 And Moses did look upon all a bell and a pomegranate, round the work, and behold, they had about the hem of the robe to minis- done it as the LORD had commandter in; as the LORD commanded ed, even so had they done it: and Moses.

Moses blessed them. 27 | And they made coats of fine

CHAP. XL. linen, of woven work, for Aaron The Tabernacle to be reared. and for his sons, 28 And a mitre of fine linen, and

A Postbe a link spake unto goodly bonnets of fine linen, and 2 On the first day of the first linen breeches of fine twined linen, month shalt thou set up the taber

29 And a girdle of fine twined nacle of the tent of the congregalinen, and blue,, and purple, and tion. scarlet, of needle-work; as the 3 And thou shalt put therein the LORD commanded Moses.

ark of the testimony, and cover the 30 And they made the plate of ark with the vail. the holy crown of pure gold, and 4 And thou shalt bring in the wrote upon it a writing, like to the table, and set in order the things engravings of a signet, HOLI- that are to be set in order upon it; NESS TO THE LORD. and thou shalt bring

in the candle31 And they tied unto it a lace of stick, and light the lamps thereof. blue, to fasten it on high upon the 5 And thou shalt set the altar of mitre; as the LORD commanded gold for the incense before the ark Moses.

of the testimony, and put the hang32 TT Thus was all the work of the ing of the door to the tabernacle, tabernacle of the tent of the con- 6 And thou shalt set the altar of gregation finished: and the children the burnt-offering before the door of Israel did according to all that of the tabernacle of the tent

of the the Lord commanded Moses, so congregation. did they.

7 And thou shalt set the laver be33 And they brought the taber-tween the tent of the congregation nacle unto Moses, the tent, and all and the altar, and shalt put water his furniture, his taches, bis boards, I therein.


The tabernacle reared LEVITICUS,

and anointec 8 And thou shalt set up the upon it before the Lord; as the court round about, and hang up LORD had commanded Moses. the hanging at the court-gate. 24 And he put the candlestick in

9 1 And thou shalt take the the tent of the congregation, over anointing oil, and anoint the taber against the table, on the side of nacle, and all that is therein, and the tabernacle southward. shalt hallow it, and all the vessels 25 And he lighted the lamps be thereof: and it shall be holy. fore the LORD, as the LORD com

10 And thou shalt anoint the altar manded Moses. of the burnt-offering, and all hiş 26 And he put the golden altar vessels, and sanctify the altar: and in the tent of the congregation, beit shall be an altar most holy.

fore the vail : 11 And thou shalt anoint the 27 And he burnt sweet incense laver and his foot, and sanctify it. thereon; as the LORD commanded

12 And thou shalt bring Aaron Moses. and his sons unto the door of the 28 And he set up the hanging at tabernacle of the congregation, and the door of the tabernacle. wash them with water.

29 And he put the altar of burnt13 11 And thou shalt put upon offering by the door of the taber Aaron the holy garments, and nacle of the tent of the congre anoint him, and sanctify him; that gation, and offered upon it the ho may minister unto me in the burnt-offering, and the meat-offerpriest's office.

ing; as the LORD commanded 14 And thou shalt bring his sons, Moses. and clothe them with coats:

30 And he set the laver between 15 And thou shalt anoint them, as the tent of the congregation and the thou didst anoint their father, that altar, and put water there, to wash they may minister unto me in the withal. priest's office: for their anointing 31 And Moses, and Aaron, and shall surely be an everlasting priest- his sons, washed their hands and hood throughout their generations. their feet thereat:

16 11 Thus did Moses; according 32 When they went into the tent to all that the LORD commanded of the congregation, and when they him, so did he.

came near unto the altar, they 17 And it came to pass in the first washed; as the LORD commanded inonth, in the second year, on the Moses. first day of the month, that the ta- 33 And he reared up the court bernacle was reared up.

round about the tabernacle and the 18 And Moses reared up the ta- altar, and set up the hanging of the bernacle, and fastened his sockets, court-gate: so Moses finished the and set up the boards thereof, and work. put in the bars thereof, and reared 34 | Then a cloud covered the tent up his pillars.

of the congregation, and the glory 19 And he spread abroad the tent of the LORD filled the tabernacle. over the tabernacle, and put the 35 And Moses was not able to covering of the tent above upon it; enter into the tent of the congregaas the LORD commanded Moses. tion, because the cloud abode

20 And he took and put the testi- thereon, and the gļory of the LORD mony into the ark, and set the filled the tabernacle. staves on the ark, and put the 36 And when the cloud was mercy-seat above upon the ark: taken up from over the tabernacle, 21 And he brought the ark into the children of Israel went onward the tabernacle, and set up the vail in all their journeys: of the covering, and covered the 37 But if the cloud were not ark of the testimony; as the LORD taken up, then they journeyed not commanded Moses.

till the day that it was taken up. 22 And he put the table in the 38 For the cloud of the LORD tent of the congregation, upon the was upon the tabernacle by day, side of the tabernacle northward, nd fire was on it by night, in the without the vail.

sight of all the house of Israel, 23 And he set the bread in order throughout all their journeys.

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1 The Third Book of MOSES, called LEVITICUS. CHAP. I.

out of the tabernacle of the conof the Burnt-Offerings. gregation, saying, A Moses, e ancorda kealledo hito

2 Speak unto the children of Moses, and spake unto him, I Israel, and say unto them, If any


of the burnt-offerings, CHAP. II.

and meat offerings man of you bring an offering unto 16 And he shall pluek away his the LORD, ye shall bring your crop with his feathers, and cast it offering of the cattle, even of the beside the altar on the east part, by herd, and of the flock.

the place of the ashes: 3. If his offering be a burnt-sa- 17 And he shall cleave it with crifice of the herd, let him offer a the wings thereof, but shall not diinale without blemish: he shall vide it asunder: and the priest shall offer it of his own voluntary will at burn it upon the altar, upon the the door of the tabernacle of the wood that is upon the fire: it is a congregation before the LORD. burnt-sacrifice, an offering made

4 And he shall put his hand upon by fire, of a sweet savour unto the the head of the burnt-offering; and LORD. it shall be accepted for him to

CHAP. II. make atonement for him.

Of the Meat-offerings. 5. And he shall kind the bullock A N Perhen any willoffer a meals Aaron's sons, shall bring the blood, offering shall be of fine flour and and sprinkle the blood round about he shall pour oil upon it, and put upon the altar that is by the door frankincense thereon: of the tabernacle of the congrega- 2 And he shall bring it to Aaron's tion.

sons the priests: and he shall take 6 And he shall flay the burnt- thereout his handful of the flour offering, and cut it into his pieces. thereof, and of the oil thereof, with

7 And the sons of Aaron the all the frankincense thereof, and priest shall put fire upon the altar, the priest shall burn the memorial and lay the wood in order upon the of it upon the altar, to be an offerfire.

ing made by fire, of a sweet savour 8 And the priests, Aaron's song, unto the LORD: shall lay the parts, the head, and 3 And the remnant of the meatthe fat, in order upon the wood offering, shall be Aaron's and his that is on the fire which is upon sons': it is a thing most holy of the altar.

the offerings of the LORD made by 9 But his inwards and his legs fire. shall he wash in water and the 4 11 And if thou bring an oblation priest shall burn all on the

altar, of a meat-offering baken in the to be a burnt-sacrifice, an offering oven, it shall be unleavened cakes made by fire, of a sweet savour of fine flour mingled with oil, or unto the LORD.

unleavened wafers anointed with 10 | And if his offering be of the oil. hocks, namely, of the sheep, or of

5 And if thy oblation be a meatthe goats, for a burnt-sacrifice; he offering baken in a pan, it shall be shall bring it a male without of fine flour unleavened, mingled blemish.


oil. 11 And he shall kill it on the 6 Thou shalt part it in pieces, side of the altar northward before and pour oil thereon: it is a meatthe LORD: and the priests, Aaron's offering. sons, shall sprinkle his blood round 7 1 And if thy oblation be a about upon the altar:

meat-offering baken in the frying12 And he shall cut it into his pan, it shall be made of fine flour pieces, with his head and his fat: with oil. and the priest shall lay them in 8 And thou shalt bring the meatorder on the

wood that is on the offering that is made of these things fire which is upon the altar: unto the LORD: and when it is pre

13 But he shall wash the inwards sented unto the priest, he shall and the legs with water: and the bring it unto the altar. priest shall bring it all, and burn it 9 And the priest shall take from upon the altar: it is a burnt-sacri- the meat-offering a memorial fice, an offering made by fire, of a thereof, and shall burn it upon the sweet savour unto the LORD. altar: it is an offering made by

14 And if the burnt-sacrifice for fire, of a sweet savour unto the his offering to the LORD be of LORD. fowls, then he shall bring his of- 10 And that which is left of the fering of turtle doves, or of young meat-offering shall be Aaron's and pigeons.

his sons': it is a thing most holy, 15 And the priest shall bring it of the offerings of the LORD made unto the altar, and wring off his by fire. head, and burn it on the altar : and 11 No meat-offering which ye the blood thereof shall be wrung shall bring unto the LORD

shall be out at the side of the altar: made with leaven: for ye shall E 5


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