Measure of the altar
30:1 And you will make an altar to burn incense upon [of] shittim wood will you make it.
30:2 A cubit [shall be] the length thereof, and a cubit the
width thereof; foursquare shall it be and two cubits [shall be]
the height thereof the horns thereof [shall be] of the same.
30:3 And you will overlay it with pure gold, the top
thereof, and the sides thereof round about, and the horns
thereof; and you will make to it a crown of gold round about.
30:4 And two golden rings will you make to it under the
crown of it, by the two corners thereof, upon the two sides of it
will you make [it]; and they shall be for places for the staves
to bear it withal.
30:5 And you will make the staves [of] shittim wood, and
overlay them with gold.
30:6 And you will put it before the veil that [is] by the
ark of the testimony, before the mercy seat that [is] over the
testimony, where I will meet with ya'll .
30:7 And Aaron shall burn thereon sweet incense every morning
when he dresses the lamps, he shall burn incense upon it.
30:8 And when Aaron lights the lamps at even, he shall burn
incense upon it, a perpetual incense before Yehovah throughout
30:9 You shall offer no strange incense thereon, nor burnt
sacrifice, nor meat offering ; neither shall you pour drink
30:10 And Aaron shall make an atonement upon the horns of it
once in a year with the blood of the sin offering of atonements
once in the year shall he make atonement upon it throughout your
generations it [is] most holy to Yehovah.
30:11 And Yehovah spake to Moses, saying,
30:12 When you take the sum of the children of Israel after
their number, then shall they give every man a ransom for his
soul to Yehovah, when you count them; that there be no plague
among them, when [you] count them.
30:13 This they shall give, every one that passes among them
that are numbered, half a shekel after the shekel of the
sanctuary(a shekel [is] twenty gerahs) an half shekel [shall be]
the offering of Yehovah.
30:14 Every one that passes among them that are numbered, from
twenty years old and above, shall give an offering to Yehovah.
30:15 The rich shall not give more, and the poor shall not
give less than half a shekel, when [they] give an offering to Yehovah, to make an atonement for your souls.
30:16 And you will take the atonement money of the children
of Israel, and will appoint it for the service of the tabernacle
of the congregation ; that it may be a memorial to the children
of Israel before Yehovah, to make an atonement for your souls.
30:17 And Yehovah spake to Moses, saying,
30:18 You will also make a layer [of] brass, and his foot
[also of] brass, to wash [withal] and you will put it between
the tabernacle of the congregation and the altar, and you will
put water therein.
30:19 For Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their
30:20 When they go into the tabernacle of the congregation,
they shall wash with water, that they die not; or when they come
near to the altar to minister, to burn offering made by fire to Yehovah
30:21 So they shall wash their hands and their feet, that
they die not and it shall be a statute for ever to them, [even]
to him and to his seed throughout their generations.
30:22 Moreover Yehovah spake to Moses, saying,
30:23 Take you also to ya'll principal spices, of pure
myrrh five hundred [shekels], and of sweet cinnamon half so much,
[even] two hundred and fifty [shekels], and of sweet calamus two
hundred and fifty [shekels],
30:24 And of cassia five hundred [shekels], after the shekel
of the sanctuary, and of oil olive an hin
30:25 And you will make it an oil of holy ointment, an
ointment compound after the are of the apothecary it shall be an
holy anointing oil.
30:26 And you will anoint the tabernacle of the
congregation therewith, and the ark of the testimony,
30:27 And the table and all his vessels, and the candlestick
and his vessels, and the altar of incense,
30:28 And the altar of burnt offering with all his vessels,
and the layer and his foot.
30:29 And you will sanctify them, that they may be most
holy what ever touches them shall be holy.
30:30 And you will anoint Aaron and his sons, and
consecrate them, that [they] may minister to me in the priest's
30:31 And you will speak to the children of Israel,
saying, This shall be an holy anointing oil to me throughout
30:32 Upon man's flesh shall it not be poured, neither shall
you make [any other] like it, after the composition of it it [is]
holy, [and] it shall be holy to you.
30:33 Whosoever compounds [any] like it, or whom ever puts
[any] of it upon a stranger, shall even be cut off from his
30:34 And Yehovah said to Moses, Take to ya'll sweet
spices, stacte, and onycha, and galbanum ; [these] sweet spices
with pure frankincense of each shall there be a like [weight]
30:35 And you will make it a perfume, a confection after
the are of the apothecary, tempered together, pure [and] holy
30:36 And you will beat [some] of it very small, and put of
it before the testimony in the tabernacle of the congregation,
where I will meet with ya'll it shall be to you most holy.
30:37 And [as for] the perfume which you will make, you
shall not make to yourselves according to the composition thereof
it shall be to ya'll holy for Yehovah.
30:38 Whosoever shall make like to that, to smell thereto,
shall even be cut off from his people.
Exodus Index || Main Index
1 || Chapter 2 || Chapter 3 || Chapter
4 || Chapter 5 || Chapter
6 || Chapter 7 || Chapter 8 || Chapter
9 || Chapter 10
11 || |Chapter 12 || Chapter 13 || Chapter
14 || Chapter 15 || Chapter
16 || Chapter 17 || Chapter 18 || Chapter
19 || Chapter 20
21 || Chapter 22 || Chapter 23 || Chapter
24 || Chapter 25 || Chapter
26 || Chapter 27 || Chapter 28 || Chapter
29 || Chapter 30
31 || Chapter 32 || Chapter 33 || Chapter
34 || Chapter 35 || Chapter
36 || Chapter 37 || Chapter 38 || Chapter
39 || Chapter 40