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The Book Of Exodus Chapter 26-27 (20 of 26)
Read vs 1
The curtains of the tabernacle were to be made from
the best materials and the best skilled workers
involved in the work. It was to be embroidered with
Read vss 2-6
Five curtains were to be joined together with its
measurements being 30' x 42', with the next five
curtains joined together with 50 gold clasps on the
edge of each curtain the measurements were 60' x 42'.
Then the curtain was used to cover the entire
Read vss 7-13
Covering the colorful curtains was to be a curtain of
goats hair. A thick, weather resistant material that
would cover the inner curtains.
14 And thou shalt make a covering for the tent [of]
rams' skins dyed red, and a covering above [of]
Five of the goats hair curtains were to be joined
together and the other six curtains were to be joined
together the same way. Joining the two sets together
with bronze clasps the total length was 66 ft. It
covered the entire length of the tabernacle and the
back as well. Over this curtain was placed two other
curtains or rams skins dyed red and the curtain of
15 And thou shalt make boards for the tabernacle [of]
shittim wood standing up.
16 Ten cubits [shall be] the length of a board, and a
cubit and a half [shall be] the breadth of one board.
Next came the walls or frame of the tabernacle. Each
board was 15' high a 2'3" wide. However, the wall was
not a solid construction.
17 Two tenons [shall there be] in one board, set in
order one against another: thus shalt thou make for
all the boards of the tabernacle.
A tenon is a projection on the end of the board for
inserting a socket to form a joint.
18 And thou shalt make the boards for the tabernacle,
twenty boards on the south side southward.
19 And thou shalt make forty sockets of silver under
the twenty boards; two sockets under on ...
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