The altar of incense.
Exodus 30:1 And thou shalt make an alter to burne cense therein, of sethym woode: Exodus 30:2 a cubite long, and a cubyte brode, euen fouresquare shal it be: and two cubytes hie, wyth hornes procedinge oute of it, Exodus 30:3 and thou shalt ouerlay it wt fine gold, both þe roffe and the walles round about, and his hornes also, & shalt make vnto it a crowne of gold round about Exodus 30:4 & .ii. golden ringes on ether side: euen vnder þe croune, to put staues therin for to beare it wt al. Exodus 30:5 And þu shalt make þe staues of sethym woode & couer them wt gold. Exodus 30:6 And þu shalt put it before the vaile þt hangeth before the arcke of wytnesse, and before the mercyseate that is before the witnesse, wher I will mete the. Exodus 30:7 And Aaron shall burne theron swete cense euery mornyng when he dresseth the lampes Exodus 30:8 and lykewyse at euen when he setteth vp the lampes he shall burne cense perpetually before the Lorde thorow oute youre generacyons. Exodus 30:9 Ye shall put no straunge cense theron, nether burntsacrifyce nor meateoffrynge, nether power any drinkeoffryng theron. Exodus 30:10 And Aaron shall reconcyle vpon the hornes of it once in a yere, wyth the bloude of the synne offerynge of reconcylynge: euen once in the yere shall he reconcyle it thorow youre generacyons. And so is it most holye vnto the Lord.
The ransom of souls.
Exodus 30:11 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses saiyng Exodus 30:12 when thou takest the summe of the children of Israel and tellest them, they shal geue euery man a reconcylynge of his soule vnto the Lorde that there be no plage amonge them when thou tellest them. Exodus 30:13 And thus much shall euery man geue that goth in the number: halfe a sycle, after the sicle of the sanctuarye: a sicle is .xx. gears: and an halfe sicle shalbe the heueoffrynge vnto the Lord. Exodus 30:14 And all that are numbred of them that are .xx. yere olde and aboue shall geue an heueofferynge vnto the Lorde. Exodus 30:15 The ryche shall not passe, and the poore shall not go vnder halfe a syckle, when they geue an heue offeringe vnto the Lorde for the attonemente of their soules. Exodus 30:16 And thou shalt take the reconcilynge mony of the children of Israell and shalt put it vnto the vse of the tabernacle of witnesse, and it shall be a memorial of the chyldren of Israell before the Lord, to make an attonement for their soules.
The brasen laver.
Exodus 30:17 And the Lord spake vnto Moses saiynge: Exodus 30:18 thou shalt make a lauer of brasse & hys fote also of brasse to wash with all, and shalt put it betwene the tabernacle of witnesse, and the alter and put water therin: Exodus 30:19 that Aaron and hys sonnes maye wash both their handes & their fete thereoute, Exodus 30:20 when they goo into the tabernacle of wytnesse, or when they go vnto the altare to minister and to burne the Lordesoffrynge, lest they dye. Exodus 30:21 And it shalbe an ordinaunce for euer vnto him and his sede amonge youre chyldren after you.
The holy anointing oil.
Exodus 30:22 And the Lord spake vnto Moses saiynge: Exodus 30:23 take principall spices: of pure myrre fyue hundred sycles, of swete cynamon halfe so much two hundred and fiftye sycles: Exodus 30:24 of swete Calamite, two hundred and .l. of Cassia, two hundred and .l. after the holye sycle, and of oyle oliue an hin. Exodus 30:25 And make of them holy anointynge oyle euen an oyle compounde after the crafte of the apoticarye. Exodus 30:26 And noynte the tabernacle of wytnesse therewith, and the arke of wytnesse, Exodus 30:27 and the table wyth all hys apparell, and the candelsticke wyth al hys ordynaunce, and the alter of incense, Exodus 30:28 and the alter of burntsacrifyce and all his vessels, and the lauer and his fote. Exodus 30:29 And sacrifice them þt they maye be moste holye: so that no man touche them but they that be halowed. Exodus 30:30 And anoynte Aaron and his sonnes and consecrate them to minister vnto me. Exodus 30:31 And thou shalt speake vnto the children of Israell saiynge: thys shalbe an holye oyntynge oyle vnto me, thorowe out youre generations, Exodus 30:32 No mans flesh shalbe anointed therwith: nether shall ye make any other after þe makynge of it for it is holye, se therfore that ye take it for holye: Exodus 30:33 whosoeuer maketh lyke that, or whosoeuer putteth anye of it vpon a straunger, shall peryshe from amonge hys people.
The composition of the perfume.
Exodus 30:34 And the Lorde sayd vnto Moses: take vnto the swete spices: stacte, onycha, swete galbanum and pure frankencens, of etche lyke much: Exodus 30:35 and make cens of them compound after the crafte of the apoticarye, mingled together, that it may be made pure and holy. Exodus 30:36 And beate it to powder and put it before the wytnesse in the tabernacle of wytnesse, where I wyll mete the, Exodus 30:37 but let it be vnto you holye. And se that ye make none after the makyng of that, but let it be vnto you holye for the Lorde. Exodus 30:38 And whosoeuer shal make lyke vnto that, to smel therto shall perysh from amonge his people.