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Exodus 27 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Bronze Altar

(Exo 38:1–7 )
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:1 -

“Now you shall make the altar of acacia wood, [fn]five cubits long and five cubits wide; the altar shall be square, and its height shall be [fn]three cubits.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:2 - “You shall make its horns on its four corners; its horns shall be of one piece with it, and you shall overlay it with [fn]bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:3 - “And you shall make its pails for removing its ashes, and its shovels, its basins, its forks, and its firepans; you shall make all its utensils of bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:4 - “You shall also make for it a grating, a netting of bronze, and on the netting you shall make four bronze rings [fn]at its four corners.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:5 - “And you shall put it under the ledge of the altar, so that the netting will reach halfway up the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:6 - “You shall also make carrying poles for the altar, poles of acacia wood and overlay them with bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:7 - “Its poles shall be inserted into the rings, so that the poles will be on the two sides of the altar when it is carried.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:8 - “You shall make it hollow with planks; as it was shown to you on the mountain, so they shall make it.

Courtyard of the Tabernacle

(Exo 38:9–20 )
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:9 -

“Now you shall make the courtyard of the [fn]tabernacle. [fn]On the south side there shall be hangings for the courtyard of fine twisted linen, a [fn]hundred cubits long for one side;

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:10 - and its pillars shall be twenty, with their twenty bases of bronze; the hooks of the pillars and their [fn]bands shall be of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:11 - “Likewise for the north side in length there shall be hangings a [fn]hundred cubits long, and its twenty pillars with their twenty bases of bronze; the hooks of the pillars and their bands shall be of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:12 - For the width of the courtyard on the west side shall be hangings of [fn]fifty cubits, with their ten pillars and their ten bases.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:13 - “The width of the courtyard on the [fn]east side shall be fifty cubits.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:14 - “The hangings for the one [fn]side of the gate shall be [fn]fifteen cubits, with their three pillars and their three bases.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:15 - “And for the [fn]other [fn]side there shall be hangings of fifteen cubits, with their three pillars and their three bases.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:16 - “And for the gate of the courtyard there shall be a curtain of [fn]twenty cubits, of [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material and fine twisted linen, the work of a [fn]weaver, with their four pillars and their four bases.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:17 - “All the pillars around the courtyard shall be joined together with silver, with their hooks of silver and their bases of bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:18 - “The length of the courtyard shall be a [fn]hundred cubits, and the width fifty throughout, and the height five cubits of fine twisted linen, and their bases of bronze.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:19 - “All the utensils of the tabernacle used in all its service, and all its pegs, and all the pegs of the courtyard, shall be of bronze.
(Lev 24:1–4 )
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:20 -

“And you shall command the sons of Israel that they bring you clear oil of beaten olives for the [fn]light, to make a lamp [fn]burn continually.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 27:21 - “In the tent of meeting, outside the veil which is before the testimony, Aaron and his sons shall keep it in order from evening to morning before the LORD; it shall be a permanent statute throughout their generations [fn]for the sons of Israel.
NASB20 Footnotes
About 7.5 ft. or 2.3 m
About 4.5 ft. or 1.4 m
Or copper, and so for bronze throughout the ch
Lit on
Or dwelling place
Lit For the side of the Negev to the south
About 150 ft. or 46 m
Or rings
About 150 ft. or 46 m
About 75 ft. or 23 m
Lit east side eastward
Lit shoulder
About 23 ft. or 6.8 m
Lit second
Lit shoulder
About 30 ft. or 9 m
Or bluish; LXX hyacinth in color
Lit variegator; i.e., a weaver in colors
About 150 ft. long, 75 ft. wide, and 7.5 ft. high or about 46 m, 23 m, and 2.3 m
Or luminary
Lit ascend
Lit from

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