The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search NET
 [?]

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search NET

Let's Connect
x
Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Exodus 40 :: New English Translation (NET)

toggle collapse
Choose a new font size and typeface
Listen to the Bible

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:1 - Then the LORD spoke to Moses:

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:2 - "On the first day of the first month you are to set up the tabernacle, the tent of meeting.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:3 - You are to place the ark of the testimony in it and shield the ark with the special curtain.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:4 - You are to bring in the table and set out the things that belong on it; then you are to bring in the lampstand and set up its lamps.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:5 - You are to put the gold altar for incense in front of the ark of the testimony and put the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:6 - You are to put the altar for the burnt offering in front of the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:7 - You are to put the large basin between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water in it.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:8 - You are to set up the courtyard around it and put the curtain at the gate of the courtyard.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:9 - And take the anointing oil, and anoint the tabernacle and all that is in it, and sanctify it and all its furnishings, and it will be holy.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:10 - Then you are to anoint the altar for the burnt offering with all its utensils; you are to sanctify the altar, and it will be the most holy altar.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:11 - You must also anoint the large basin and its pedestal, and you are to sanctify it.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:12 - "You are to bring Aaron and his sons to the entrance of the tent of meeting and wash them with water.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:13 - Then you are to clothe Aaron with the holy garments and anoint him and sanctify him so that he may minister as my priest.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:14 - You are to bring his sons and clothe them with tunics

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:15 - and anoint them just as you anointed their father, so that they may minister as my priests; their anointing will make them a priesthood that will continue throughout their generations."

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:16 - This is what Moses did, according to all the LORD had commanded him - so he did.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:17 - So the tabernacle was set up on the first day of the first month, in the second year.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:18 - When Moses set up the tabernacle and put its bases in place, he set up its frames, attached its bars, and set up its posts.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:19 - Then he spread the tent over the tabernacle and put the covering of the tent over it, as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:20 - He took the testimony and put it in the ark, attached the poles to the ark, and then put the atonement lid on the ark.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:21 - And he brought the ark into the tabernacle, hung the protecting curtain, and shielded the ark of the testimony from view, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:22 - And he put the table in the tent of meeting, on the north side of the tabernacle, outside the curtain.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:23 - And he set the bread in order on it before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:24 - And he put the lampstand in the tent of meeting opposite the table, on the south side of the tabernacle.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:25 - Then he set up the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:26 - And he put the gold altar in the tent of meeting in front of the curtain,

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:27 - and he burned fragrant incense on it, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:28 - Then he put the curtain at the entrance to the tabernacle.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:29 - He also put the altar for the burnt offering by the entrance to the tabernacle, the tent of meeting, and offered on it the burnt offering and the meal offering, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:30 - Then he put the large basin between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water in it for washing.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:31 - Moses and Aaron and his sons would wash their hands and their feet from it.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:32 - Whenever they entered the tent of meeting, and whenever they approached the altar, they would wash, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:33 - And he set up the courtyard around the tabernacle and the altar, and put the curtain at the gate of the courtyard. So Moses finished the work.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:34 - Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:35 - Moses was not able to enter the tent of meeting because the cloud settled on it and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:36 - But when the cloud was lifted up from the tabernacle, the Israelites would set out on all their journeys;

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:37 - but if the cloud was not lifted up, then they would not journey further until the day it was lifted up.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:38 - For the cloud of the LORD was on the tabernacle by day, but fire would be on it at night, in plain view of all the house of Israel, throughout all their journeys.
NET

The NET Bible®, New English Translation Copyright © 1996 By Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NET Bible® is a registered trademark The NET Bible® Logo, Service Mark Copyright © 1997 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. All rights reserved.

Full copyright information is provided here. Visit the NET Bible website.

 
 
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search NET
Your Bible Version is the NET
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Hotjar - Unlimited insights from your web and mobile sites

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization