Exodus 35:1 And Moses assembled all the congregation of the children of Israel, and said unto them, These are the words which the LORD hath commanded, that ye should do them. Exodus 35:2 Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day there shall be to you an holy day, a sabbath of solemn rest to the LORD: whosoever doeth any work therein shall be put to death. Exodus 35:3 Ye shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations upon the sabbath day.
The free gifts for the Tabernacle.
Exodus 35:4 And Moses spake unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, saying, This is the thing which the LORD commanded, saying, Exodus 35:5 Take ye from among you an offering unto the LORD: whosoever is of a willing heart, let him bring it, the LORD'S offering; gold, and silver, and brass; Exodus 35:6 and blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' [hair]; Exodus 35:7 and rams' skins dyed red, and sealskins, and acacia wood; Exodus 35:8 and oil for the light, and spices for the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense; Exodus 35:9 and onyx stones, and stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate. Exodus 35:10 And let every wise hearted man among you come, and make all that the LORD hath commanded; Exodus 35:11 the tabernacle, its tent, and its covering, its clasps, and its boards, its bars, its pillars, and its sockets; Exodus 35:12 the ark, and the staves thereof, the mercy-seat, and the veil of the screen; Exodus 35:13 the table, and its staves, and all its vessels, and the shewbread; Exodus 35:14 the candlestick also for the light, and its vessels, and its lamps, and the oil for the light; Exodus 35:15 and the altar of incense, and its staves, and the anointing oil, and the sweet incense, and the screen for the door, at the door of the tabernacle; Exodus 35:16 the altar of burnt offering, with its grating of brass, its staves, and all its vessels, the laver and its base; Exodus 35:17 the hangings of the court, the pillars thereof, and their sockets, and the screen for the gate of the court; Exodus 35:18 the pins of the tabernacle, and the pins of the court, and their cords; Exodus 35:19 the finely wrought garments, for ministering in the holy place, the holy garments for Aaron the priest, and the garments of his sons, to minister in the priest's office.
The readiness of the people to offer.
Exodus 35:20 And all the congregation of the children of Israel departed from the presence of Moses. Exodus 35:21 And they came, every one whose heart stirred him up, and every one whom his spirit made willing, [and] brought the LORD'S offering, for the work of the tent of meeting, and for all the service thereof, and for the holy garments. Exodus 35:22 And they came, both men and women, as many as were willing hearted, [and] brought brooches, and earrings, and signet-rings, and armlets, all jewels of gold; even every man that offered an offering of gold unto the LORD. Exodus 35:23 And every man, with whom was found blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' [hair], and rams' skins dyed red, and sealskins, brought them. Exodus 35:24 Every one that did offer an offering of silver and brass brought the LORD'S offering: and every man, with whom was found acacia wood for any work of the service, brought it. Exodus 35:25 And all the women that were wise hearted did spin with their hands, and brought that which they had spun, the blue, and the purple, the scarlet, and the fine linen. Exodus 35:26 And all the women whose heart stirred them up in wisdom spun the goats' [hair]. Exodus 35:27 And the rulers brought the onyx stones, and the stones to be set, for the ephod, and for the breastplate; Exodus 35:28 and the spice, and the oil; for the light, and for the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense. Exodus 35:29 The children of Israel brought a freewill offering unto the LORD; every man and woman, whose heart made them willing to bring for all the work, which the LORD had commanded to be made by the hand of Moses.
Bezaleel and Aholiab are called to the work.
Exodus 35:30 And Moses said unto the children of Israel, See, the LORD hath called by name Bezalel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah; Exodus 35:31 and he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship; Exodus 35:32 and to devise cunning works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, Exodus 35:33 and in cutting of stones for setting, and in carving of wood, to work in all manner of cunning workmanship. Exodus 35:34 And he hath put in his heart that he may teach, both he, and Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan. Exodus 35:35 Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of workmanship, of the engraver, and of the cunning workman, and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the weaver, even of them that do any workmanship, and of those that devise cunning works.