The offerings are delivered to the workmen.
Exodus 36:1 And Besaleel wrought and Ooliab, and all wyse hearted men, to whom the Lord gaue wysdome and vnderstandyng, to knowe howe to worke all maner of worke for the seruice of the sanctuarie, and all that the Lorde had commaunded. Exodus 36:2 And Moyses called Besaleel, Ooliab, and all the wyse hearted men, and such as the Lord had geuen wysdome vnto, and as many as their heartes couraged to come vnto the worke, to worke it. Exodus 36:3 And they receaued of Moyses all the heaue offering whiche the chyldren of Israel had brought for the worke of the seruice of ye sanctuarie, to make it withall: And beside yt, they brought free offeringes vnto it euery day in ye morning. Exodus 36:4 And all the wyse men that wrought all the holy worke, came euery man from his worke whiche they made:
The liberality of the people is restrained.
Exodus 36:5 And they spake vnto Moyses, saying: The people bryng to muche, and more then enough for the seruice and worke whiche the Lorde hath commaunded to be made: Exodus 36:6 And then Moyses gaue commaundement, and they caused it to be proclaymed throughout the hoast, saying: See that neither man nor woman prepare any more worke for the heaue offering of the sanctuarie: & so the people were forbydden to bryng. Exodus 36:7 For the stuffe they had, was sufficient for all the worke to make it, & to much.
The curtains of cherubims.
Exodus 36:8 All the wyse hearted men therefore, and they that wrought for the tabernacle, made ten curtaynes of whyte twyned silke, blewe silke, purple, and scarlet, with Cherubims of brodered worke made he them. Exodus 36:9 The length of one curtaine was twentie & eyght cubites, & the breadth foure: and the curtaynes were all of one sise. Exodus 36:10 And he coupled fiue curtaines by them selues, and other fiue by them selues. Exodus 36:11 And he made loopes of blewe silke along by the edge of one curtayne, euen in the seluedge of the coupling curtaine: and lykewyse he made on the syde of the coupling curtayne on the other side. Exodus 36:12 Fiftie loopes made he in the one curtayne, and fiftie in the edge of the couplyng curtayne on the other side: & the loopes helde one curtayne to another. Exodus 36:13 And he made fiftie taches of golde, and coupled the curtaynes one to another with the taches: [& so] was it made one tabernacle.
The curtains of goats' hair.
Exodus 36:14 And he made eleuen curtaynes of goates heere, to be a tent ouer the tabernacle. Exodus 36:15 The length of one curtayne had thirtie cubites, & was foure cubites brode, and they all eleuen of one sise. Exodus 36:16 And he coupled fiue curtaynes by the selues, and sixe by them selues. Exodus 36:17 And he made fiftie loopes along by the border of the vttermost couplyng curtayne, and fiftie in the edge of the other couplyng curtayne. Exodus 36:18 And he made fiftie taches of brasse, to couple the tent together, that it myght be one.
The covering of skins.
Exodus 36:19 And he made a coueryng vpon the tent of Rammes skynnes red, and yet another of Taxus skynnes aboue that.
The boards with their sockets.
Exodus 36:20 And he made standyng boordes for the tabernacle, of Sittim wood. Exodus 36:21 The length of a boorde was ten cubites, the breadth one cubite & a halfe. Exodus 36:22 One boorde had two tenons, wherby they were ioyned one to another: and thus made he for all the boordes of the tabernacle. Exodus 36:23 And he made twentie boordes for the south side of the tabernacle. Exodus 36:24 And fourtie sockettes of siluer vnder the twentie boordes: two sockettes vnder one boorde for his two tenons, and two sockettes vnder another boorde for his two tenons. Exodus 36:25 And for the other side of the tabernacle, whiche is towarde the north, he made twentie boordes, Exodus 36:26 And their fourtie sockettes of siluer: two sockettes vnder one boorde, and two sockettes vnder the other boorde. Exodus 36:27 And towarde the west ende of the tabernacle he made sixe bordes. Exodus 36:28 And two other boordes made he in the corners of the tabernacle, for either side. Exodus 36:29 And they were ioyned close beneath and aboue with a ring: and thus they dyd to both the corners. Exodus 36:30 And there were eyght boordes, and sixteene sockettes of siluer: vnder euery boorde two sockettes.
Exodus 36:31 And he made barres of Sittim wood: fiue for the boordes of the tabernacle in the one side, Exodus 36:32 And fiue for the boordes of the tabernacle in the other side, and fiue barres for the boordes of the tabernacle in the west ende. Exodus 36:33 And he made the myddest barre to shut through the boordes, euen from the one ende to the other. Exodus 36:34 And ouerlayde the boordes with gold, and made rynges of golde to thrust the barres through, and couered the barres with golde.
Exodus 36:35 And he made a vayle of blewe silke, purple, scarlet, and whyte twined silke: euen with Cherubims made he it of brodered worke. Exodus 36:36 And he made thervnto foure pillers of Sittim wood, and ouerlayde them with golde: their knoppes were also of golde, and he cast for them foure sockettes of siluer.
The hanging of the door.
Exodus 36:37 And he made an hangyng for the tabernacle doore, of blewe silke, purple, scarlet, and whyte twined silke of needle worke, Exodus 36:38 And the fiue pyllers of it, with theyr knoppes: and ouerlayde the knoppes of them, and the hoopes with golde: theyr fiue sockettes also were of brasse.