1 Yahweh spoke to Moses and said,
2 'Tell the Israelites to set aside a contribution for me; you will accept a contribution from everyone whose heart prompts him to give it.
Ezra 2:68 2Cor 9:7 Ezra 1:6 Ezra 7:16 Neh 11:2 1Chr 29:1-30 Ezra 3:5
3 And this is what you will accept from them: gold, silver and bronze;
Deut 8:9 Job 28:2
4 materials dyed violet-purple, red-purple and crimson, fine linen, goats' hair;
Ezek 16:10 Gen 41:42 Rev 19:8
5 rams' skins dyed red, fine leather, acacia wood;
Exod 26:14-15 Exod 26:26 Exod 26:37-1 Exod 36:20
6 oil for the light, spices for the anointing oil and fragrant incense;
Exod 27:20 Exod 25:37 Exod 30:23-38 Exod 40:24-25
7 cornelian and other stones to be set in the ephod and breastplate.
Exod 28:4 Exod 28:6-30
8 Make me a sanctuary so that I can reside among them.
2Cor 6:16 1Kgs 6:13 Exod 29:45 Rev 21:3 Heb 9:1-2 Heb 3:6 Isa 12:6
9 You will make it all according to the design for the Dwelling and the design for its furnishings which I shall now show you.
Exod 25:40 Heb 8:5 1Chr 28:11-19 Acts 7:44 Heb 9:9
10 'You must make me an ark of acacia wood, two and a half cubits long, one and a half cubits wide and one and a half cubits high.
Heb 9:4 Exod 37:1-3 Deut 10:1-3 2Chr 8:11 Rev 11:19
11 You will overlay it, inside and out, with pure gold and make a gold moulding all round it.
Exod 25:24 Exod 30:3 1Kgs 6:20 2Chr 3:4
12 You will cast four gold rings for it and fix them to its four supports: two rings on one side and two rings on the other.
Exod 25:15 Exod 25:26 Exod 26:29 Exod 27:7 Exod 37:5 Exod 38:7
13 You will also make shafts of acacia wood and overlay them with gold
1Chr 15:15 Exod 25:28 Exod 27:6 Exod 30:5 Exod 37:4 Exod 40:20 Num 4:6
14 and pass the shafts through the rings on the sides of the ark, by which to carry it.
15 The shafts will stay in the rings of the ark and not be withdrawn.
1Kgs 8:8 2Chr 5:9
16 Inside the ark you will put the Testimony which I am about to give you.
Deut 31:26 1Kgs 8:9 Heb 9:4 Exod 16:34 2Chr 34:14-15 2Kgs 11:12 Acts 7:44
17 'You will also make a mercy-seat of pure gold, two and a half cubits long and one and a half cubits wide,
Exod 37:6 Heb 9:5 Exod 40:20 Heb 4:16 Lev 16:12-15 Rom 3:25 1Chr 28:11
18 and you will model two great winged creatures of beaten gold, you will make them at the two ends of the mercy-seat.
1Chr 28:18 1Kgs 8:6-7 Ezek 10:2 Ezek 10:20 Heb 9:5 1Kgs 6:23-28 1Sam 4:4
19 Model one of the winged creatures at one end and the other winged creature at the other end; you will model the winged creatures of a piece with the mercy-seat at either end.
20 The winged creatures must have their wings spread upwards, protecting the mercy-seat with their wings and facing each other, their faces being towards the mercy-seat.
1Chr 28:18 1Kgs 8:7 Heb 9:5 1Cor 4:9 1Cor 11:10 1Pet 1:12 1Pet 3:22
21 You will put the mercy-seat on the top of the ark, and inside the ark you will put the Testimony which I am about to give you.
Exod 26:34 Rom 10:4 Exod 25:16-17
22 There I shall come to meet you; from above the mercy-seat, from between the two winged creatures which are on the ark of the Testimony, I shall give you all my orders for the Israelites.
Exod 29:42-43 Isa 37:16 Num 7:89 2Kgs 19:15 Ps 80:1 1Sam 4:4 2Sam 6:2
23 'You must also make a table of acacia wood, two cubits long, one cubit wide and one and a half cubits high.
Exod 37:10-16 Heb 9:2 1Kgs 7:48 2Chr 4:8 1Chr 28:16 2Chr 4:19 Exod 40:22-23
24 You will overlay it with pure gold, and make a gold moulding all round it.
Exod 25:11 1Kgs 6:20-22
25 You will fit it with struts of a hand's breadth and make a gold moulding round the struts.
Exod 30:3 Exod 37:2
26 You will make four gold rings for it and fix the four rings at the four corners where the four legs are.
27 The rings must lie close to the struts to hold the shafts for carrying the table.
Exod 25:14 Exod 25:28
28 You must make the shafts of acacia wood and overlay them with gold. The table must be carried by these.
Acts 9:15 Exod 25:14 Exod 25:27 Num 10:17
29 You must make dishes, cups, jars and libation bowls for it; you must make these of pure gold,
Num 4:7 Exod 37:16 1Kgs 7:50 2Chr 4:22 Ezra 1:9-11 Jer 52:18-19 Lev 24:5-9
30 and on the table, in my presence, you will always put the loaves of permanent offering.
Exod 39:36 1Chr 9:32 1Chr 23:29 1Sam 21:6 2Chr 13:11 Exod 35:13 Lev 24:5-9
31 'You will also make a lamp-stand of pure gold; the lamp-stand must be of beaten gold, base and stem. Its cups, calyxes and petals, must be of a piece with it.
1Kgs 7:49 Exod 37:17-24 Zech 4:2 Heb 9:2 Rev 1:12 1Kgs 6:18 1Kgs 7:24
32 Six branches must spring from its sides: three of the lamp-stand's branches from one side, three of the lamp-stand's branches from the other.
33 The first branch must carry three cups shaped like almond blossoms, each with its calyx and petals; the second branch, too, must carry three cups shaped like almond blossoms, each with its calyx and bud, and similarly for all six branches springing from the lampstand.
Exod 37:19-20 Jer 1:11-12 Num 17:4-8 Zech 4:3
34 The lamp-stand itself must carry four cups shaped like almond blossoms, each with its calyx and bud:
35 one calyx under the first two branches springing from the lamp-stand, one calyx under the next pair of branches and one calyx under the last pair of branches -- thus for all six branches springing from the lamp-stand.
36 The calyxes and the branches will be of a piece with the lamp-stand, and the whole made from a single piece of pure gold, beaten out.
1Kgs 10:16-17 2Chr 9:15 Exod 25:18 Num 8:4
37 You will also make seven lamps for it and mount the lamps in such a way that they light up the space in front of it.
Num 8:2 2Chr 13:11 Exod 27:21 Lev 24:2-4 Rev 1:20-1 Acts 26:18 Exod 30:8
38 The snuffers and trays must be of pure gold.
1Kgs 7:50 2Chr 4:21 2Kgs 12:13 2Kgs 25:14 Exod 37:23 Isa 6:6 Jer 52:18
39 You will use a talent of pure gold for the lamp-stand and all its accessories;
40 and see that you work to the design which was shown you on the mountain.'
Acts 7:44 Heb 8:5 Exod 26:30 Num 8:4 1Chr 28:11 1Chr 28:19 Exod 25:9