Bezaleel and Aholiab are called and made meet for the work of the Tabernacle.
Exodus 31:1 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Exodus 31:2 Beholde, I haue called by name Besaleel the sonne of Uri, the sonne of Hur, of the tribe of Iuda, Exodus 31:3 And I haue fylled hym with the spirite of God, in wisedome and vnderstandyng, in knowledge, and in all maner worke, Exodus 31:4 To fynde out wittie deuises, and to worke in golde, siluer, and in brasse, Exodus 31:5 And in the craft to set stones, and to carue in tymber, and to worke in all maner workmanship. Exodus 31:6 And beholde, I haue geuen hym to be his companion Ooliab the sonne of Achisamec, of the tribe of Dan: and in the heartes of all that are wise hearted I haue put wisedome, to make all that I haue commaunded thee: Exodus 31:7 The tabernacle of the congregation, the arke of the testimonie, & the mercie seate that is thervpon, and all the furniture of the tabernacle: Exodus 31:8 And the table and his furniture, and the pure candlesticke with all his furniture, and the aulter of incense, Exodus 31:9 And the aulter of burnt offeryng and all his furniture, and the lauer with his foote, Exodus 31:10 The vestmentes to minister in, and the holy garmentes for Aaron the priest, and the garmentes of his sonnes to minister in: Exodus 31:11 And the annoyntyng oyle, and sweete incense for the sanctuarie: accordyng to all that I haue commaunded thee, shal they do.
The observation of the Sabbath is again commanded.
Exodus 31:12 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Exodus 31:13 Speake vnto the children of Israel, and say, In any wyse see that ye kepe [my] Sabbothes: for it is a signe betweene me & you in your generations, for to knowe that I the Lorde am he that doth sanctifie you. Exodus 31:14 Kepe my Sabboth therefore, for it is holy vnto you. He that defileth it shalbe put to death: for whosoeuer worketh therin, the same soule shalbe rooted out from amongst his people. Exodus 31:15 Six dayes shall men worke, and in the seuenth day is the Sabboth of the holy rest of the Lorde: whosoeuer doth any worke in the Sabboth day shall dye the death. Exodus 31:16 Wherefore let the children of Israel kepe the Sabboth, that they obserue the Sabboth throughout their generations: it is a perpetuall couenaunt. Exodus 31:17 For it is a signe betweene me and the children of Israel for euer: for in six dayes the Lorde made heauen and earth, and in the seuenth day he rested and was refreshed.
Moses receiveth the two tables.
Exodus 31:18 And when the Lorde had made an end of commnuyng with Moyses vpon the mount Sinai, he gaue hym two tables of witnesse, euen tables of stone, writen with the finger of God.