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Exodus 35 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Sabbath Emphasized

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:1 -

Then Moses assembled all the congregation of the sons of Israel, and said to them, “These are the things that the LORD has commanded you to [fn]do:

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“For six days work may be done, but on the seventh day you shall have a holy day, a Sabbath of complete rest to the LORD; whoever does any work on it shall be put to death.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:3 - “You shall not kindle a fire in any of your dwellings on the Sabbath day.”
(Exo 25:1–9; 39:32–43 )
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Moses spoke to all the congregation of the sons of Israel, saying, “This is the thing which the LORD has commanded, saying,

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:5 - ‘Take from among you a [fn]contribution to the LORD; whoever is of a willing heart is to bring it as the LORD’S [fn]contribution: gold, silver, and [fn]bronze,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:6 - and [fn]violet, purple, and scarlet material, fine linen, goats’ hair,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:7 - and rams’ skins [fn]dyed red, and [fn]fine leather, and acacia wood,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:8 - and oil for lighting, and spices for the anointing oil, and for the fragrant incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:9 - and onyx stones and setting stones for the ephod and for the [fn]breastpiece.

Tabernacle Artisans

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‘Have every skillful person among you come and make all that the LORD has commanded:

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:11 - the [fn]tabernacle, its tent and its covering, its hooks and its boards, its bars, its pillars, and its bases;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:12 - the ark and its poles, the [fn]atoning cover, and the covering curtain;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:13 - the table and its poles, and all its [fn]utensils, and the bread of the [fn]Presence;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:14 - the lampstand also for the light and its utensils and its lamps, and the oil for the light;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:15 - and the altar of incense and its poles, and the anointing oil and the fragrant incense, and the curtain for the doorway at the [fn]entrance of the tabernacle;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:16 - the altar of burnt offering with its [fn]bronze grating, its poles, and all its [fn]utensils, the basin and its stand;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:17 - the hangings of the courtyard, its pillars and its bases, and the curtain for the gate of the courtyard;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:18 - the pegs of the tabernacle and the pegs of the courtyard and their ropes;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:19 - the [fn]woven garments for ministering in the Holy Place, the holy garments for Aaron the priest and the garments of his sons, to serve as priests.’”

Gifts Received

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Then all the congregation of the sons of Israel departed from Moses’ presence.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:21 - And everyone whose heart [fn]stirred him and everyone whose spirit [fn]moved him came and brought the LORD’S [fn]contribution for the work of the tent of meeting and for all its service, and for the holy garments.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:22 - Then all [fn]whose hearts moved them, both men and women, came and brought brooches and [fn]earrings and signet rings and bracelets, all articles of gold; so did everyone who [fn]presented an offering of gold to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:23 - Everyone [fn]who was in possession of violet, purple, or scarlet material or fine linen or goats’ hair, or rams’ skins [fn]dyed red or fine leather, brought them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:24 - Everyone who could make a [fn]contribution of silver and [fn]bronze brought the LORD’S [fn]contribution; and everyone [fn]who was in possession of acacia wood for any work of the service brought it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:25 - And all the [fn]skilled women spun with their hands, and brought what they had spun, in violet, purple, and scarlet material, and in fine linen.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:26 - And all the women whose heart [fn]stirred with a skill spun the goats’ hair.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:27 - The rulers, moreover, brought the onyx stones and the stones for setting for the ephod and for the [fn]breastpiece;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:28 - and the spice and the oil for the light and for the anointing oil, and for the fragrant incense.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:29 - The [fn]Israelites, all the men and women, whose heart [fn]moved them to bring material for all the work, which the LORD had commanded through Moses to be done, brought a [fn]voluntary offering to the LORD.
(Exo 31:1–11 )
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Then Moses said to the sons of Israel, “See, the LORD has called by name Bezalel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:31 - “And He has filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all [fn]craftsmanship;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:32 - to create [fn]designs for working in gold, in silver, and in [fn]bronze,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:33 - and in the cutting of stones for settings and in the carving of wood, so as to perform in every inventive work.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:34 - “He also has put in his heart to teach, both he and Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:35 - “He has filled them with [fn]skill to perform every work of an engraver, of a designer, and of an embroiderer, in violet, purple, and in scarlet material, and in fine linen, and of a weaver, as performers of every work and makers of designs.
NASB20 Footnotes
Lit do them
Or uplifted offering
Or uplifted offering
Or copper
Or bluish; LXX hyacinth in color, and so throughout the ch
Or tanned
Meaning of the Heb uncertain, and so throughout the ch
Or pouch
Lit dwelling place
Also called mercy seat; i.e., where blood was sprinkled on the Day of Atonement
Or vessels
Lit Face
Or doorway
Or copper
Or vessels
Or service garments
Lit lifted him up
Or made him willing
Or uplifted offering
Or who were willing-hearted
Or nose rings
Lit waved a wave offering
Lit with whom was found
Or tanned
Or uplifted offering
Or copper
Or uplifted offering
Lit with whom was found
Lit women wise of heart
Lit lifted them up in wisdom
Or pouch
Lit sons of Israel
Lit made them willing
Or freewill offering
Or work
Lit devices
Or copper
Lit wisdom of heart

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