What the Israelites must offer for the making of the Tabernacle.
Exodus 25:1 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Exodus 25:2 Speake vnto the childre of Israel, that thei bring me an offering: ye shall take it of euery man that geueth it willingly with his heart. Exodus 25:3 This is the offering whiche ye shall take of them, golde, and siluer, & brasse, Exodus 25:4 And blewe silke, and purple, and scarlet, and white silke, and goates [heere.] Exodus 25:5 And Rammes skynnes that are red, & the skynnes of Tarus, & Sittim wood. Exodus 25:6 Oyle for lyght, spyces for annoyntyng oyle and for sweete sence: Exodus 25:7 Onix stones, and stones to be set in the Ephod, and in the brest plate. Exodus 25:8 And let them make me a sanctuarie, that I may dwell amongst them. Exodus 25:9 And accordyng to all that I shewe thee, both after the fashion of the tabernacle, and after the fashion of the ornamentes therof, euen so shall ye make it.
The form of the Ark.
Exodus 25:10 And they shall make an arke of Sittim wood, two cubites and a halfe long, a cubite and a halfe brode, and a cubite and a halfe high. Exodus 25:11 And thou shalt ouerlay it with pure golde, within and without shalt thou ouerlay it, and shalt make an hye vpon it a crowne of golde rounde about. Exodus 25:12 And thou shalt caste foure ringes of golde for it, and put them in the foure corners therof: two ringes shalbe in the one corner, and two in the other. Exodus 25:13 And thou shalt make barres of Sittim wood, and couer them with golde, Exodus 25:14 And put the barres in the ringes along by the sydes of the arke, that the arke may be borne with them. Exodus 25:15 And the barres shalbe in the ringes of the arke, and shall not be taken from it. Exodus 25:16 And thou shalt put in the arke, the testimonie whiche I shall geue thee.
The Mercy Seat, with the cherubims.
Exodus 25:17 And thou shalt make a mercy seate of pure golde: two cubites and a halfe long, and a cubite and a halfe brode. Exodus 25:18 And thou shalt make two Cherubims of golde: euen of a whole worke shalt thou make them, in the two endes of the mercy seate. Exodus 25:19 And the one Cherubim shalt thou make on the one ende, and the other on the other ende: euen of the same mercy seate shall ye make Cherubims in the two endes thereof. Exodus 25:20 And the Cherubins shal stretch foorth theyr winges abrode ouer an hye, couering the mercy seate with their winges, and their faces shall loke one to another: euen to the mercy seateward shall the faces of the Cherubins be. Exodus 25:21 And thou shalt put the mercy seate aboue vpon the arke, and in the arke thou shalt put the witnesse that I shall geue thee. Exodus 25:22 And from thence I wyll testifie vnto thee, and I wyll common with thee from vpon the mercy seate, from betweene the two Cherubins whiche are vpon the arke of witnesse, of all thinges whiche I wyll geue thee in commaundement vnto the chyldren of Israel.
The table, with the furniture thereof.
Exodus 25:23 Thou shalt also make a table of Sittim wood, of two cubites long, and one cubite brode, and a cubite & an halfe hye. Exodus 25:24 And thou shalt couer it with pure golde, and make thereto a crowne of golde rounde about. Exodus 25:25 And make vnto that an hoope of foure fingers brode rounde about, and make a golden crowne also to the hoope rounde about. Exodus 25:26 And make for it foure ringes of golde, and put the rynges in the corners that are on the foure feete thereof. Exodus 25:27 Euen ouer against the hoope shall the ringes be, to put in barres to beare the table withall. Exodus 25:28 And thou shalt make ye barres of Sittim wood, & ouerlay them with golde, that the table may be borne with them. Exodus 25:29 And thou shalt make his dishes, and spones, coueringes, & bowles to powre out with all: euen of fine golde shalt thou make them. Exodus 25:30 And thou shalt set vpon the table shewe bread before me alway.
The candlestick, with the instruments thereof.
Exodus 25:31 And thou shalt make a candelsticke of pure golde, euen of a whole worke shall the candelsticke be made, with his shaft, his braunches, his bolles, his knoppes, and his flowres proceeding therout. Exodus 25:32 Sixe braunches also shall proceede out of the sides of it: three braunches of the candelsticke out of the one side, and three out of the other. Exodus 25:33 Three bolles like vnto almondes, with a knop and a flowre in one braunche: And three bolles like almondes in the other braunche, with a knop & a flowre, according to the sixe braunches that proceede out of the candelsticke. Exodus 25:34 And in the candelsticke it selfe [there shalbe] foure bolles like vnto almondes, with their knoppes and flowres. Exodus 25:35 And there shalbe a knop vnder two braunches of the same in three places, according to the sixe braunches that proceede out of the candelsticke. Exodus 25:36 Their knoppes and their braunches shalbe of it: and it shalbe one whole worke, euen of pure golde. Exodus 25:37 And thou shalt make the seuen lampes of it, and the seuen lampes therof shalt thou put on hye theron, to geue light vnto the other syde that is ouer agaynst it. Exodus 25:38 The snuffers and the vessels of the snuffe, shalbe of pure golde. Exodus 25:39 Of a talent of fine gold shall he make it, with all these vessels. Exodus 25:40 Loke therefore that thou make them after the fashion that was shewed thee in the mount.