NASB — Exodus 40 — KJV

The Tabernacle Erected

1 Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying, 2aOn the first day of the first month you shall set up the Itabernacle of the tent of meeting. 3 aYou shall place the ark of the testimony there, and you shall screen the ark with the veil. 4 You shall abring in the table and Ibarrange what belongs on it; and you shall cbring in the lampstand and IImount its lamps. 5 Moreover, you shall aset the gold altar of incense before the ark of the testimony, and set up the veil for the doorway to the tabernacle. 6 You shall set the altar of burnt offering in front of the doorway of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting. 7 You shall aset the laver between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water Iin it. 8 You shall set up the court all around and Ihang up the veil for the gateway of the court. 9 Then you shall take the anointing oil and aanoint the tabernacle and all that is in it, and shall consecrate it and all its Ifurnishings; and it shall be holy. 10 You shall anoint the altar of burnt offering and all its utensils, and consecrate the altar, and athe altar shall be most holy. 11 You shall anoint the laver and its stand, and consecrate it. 12 Then you shall abring Aaron and his sons to the doorway of the tent of meeting and wash them with water. 13 aYou shall put the holy garments on Aaron and anoint him and consecrate him, that he may minister as a priest to Me. 14 You shall bring his sons and put tunics on them; 15 and you shall anoint them even as you have anointed their father, that they may minister as priests to Me; and their anointing will Iqualify them for a aperpetual priesthood throughout their generations.” 16 Thus Moses did; according to all that the LORD had commanded him, so he did.

[2] ILit dwelling place aEx 19:1; 40:17; Nu 1:1
[3] aEx 26:33; 40:21; Nu 4:5
[4] ILit arrange its arrangement IIOr light aEx 26:35; 40:22 bEx 25:30; 40:23 cEx 40:24f
[5] aEx 40:26
[7] ILit there aEx 30:18; 40:30
[8] ILit put the screen
[9] IOr utensils aEx 30:26; Lv 8:10
[10] aEx 29:37
[12] aLv 8:1-6
[13] aEx 28:41; Lv 8:13
[15] ILit be for them aEx 29:9; Nu 25:13

17 ¶ Now ain the first month Iof the second year, on the first [day] of the month, the IItabernacle was erected. 18 Moses erected the tabernacle and Ilaid its IIsockets, and set up its boards, and Iinserted its bars and erected its pillars. 19 He spread the tent over the tabernacle and put the covering of the tent Ion top of it, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 20 Then he took athe testimony and put [it] into the ark, and Iattached the poles to the ark, and put the IImercy seat IIIon top of the ark. 21 He brought the ark into the tabernacle, and aset up a veil for the screen, and screened off the ark of the testimony, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 22 Then he aput the table in the tent of meeting on the north side of the tabernacle, outside the veil. 23 He set the arrangement of abread in order on it before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 24 Then he placed the lampstand in the tent of meeting, opposite the table, on the south side of the tabernacle. 25 He alighted the lamps before the LORD, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 26 Then he aplaced the gold altar in the tent of meeting in front of the veil; 27 and he aburned fragrant incense on it, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 28 Then he set up the Iveil for the doorway of the tabernacle. 29 He aset the altar of burnt offering [before] the doorway of the tabernacle of the tent of meeting, and boffered on it the burnt offering and the meal offering, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 30 He placed the laver between the tent of meeting and the altar and put water in it for washing. 31 aFrom it Moses and Aaron and his sons washed their hands and their feet. 32 When they entered the tent of meeting, and when they approached the altar, they washed, just as the LORD had commanded Moses. 33 He aerected the court all around the Itabernacle and the altar, and IIhung up the veil for the gateway of the court. Thus Moses finished the work.

[17] ILit in IILit dwelling place aEx 40:2
[18] ILit put IIOr bases
[19] ILit over it above
[20] ILit set IILit propitiatory IIILit over the ark above aEx 25:16; Dt 10:5; 1K 8:9; 2Ch 5:10; He 9:4
[21] aEx 26:33
[22] aEx 26:35
[23] aEx 25:30; Lv 24:5, 6
[25] aEx 25:37; 40:4
[26] aEx 30:6; 40:5
[27] aEx 30:7
[28] IOr screen
[29] aEx 40:6 bEx 29:38-42
[31] aEx 30:19, 20
[33] IOr dwelling place IILit put the screen aEx 27:9-18; 40:8

The Glory of the LORD

34aThen the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the bglory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. 35 Moses awas not able to enter the tent of meeting because the cloud had settled on it, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. 36 Throughout all their journeys awhenever the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle, the sons of Israel would set out; 37 but aif the cloud was not taken up, then they did not set out until the day when it was taken up. 38 For throughout all their journeys, athe cloud of the LORD was on the tabernacle by day, and there was fire in it by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel.

[34] aNu 9:15-23 b1K 8:11; Ezk 43:4f; Rv 15:8
[35] a1K 8:11; 2Ch 5:13, 14
[36] aNu 9:17; Ne 9:19
[37] aNu 9:19-22
[38] aEx 13:21; Nu 9:12, 15; Ps 78:14; Is 4:5


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The Tabernacle is commanded to be reared,

1 ¶ And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 2 On the first day of the first month shalt thou set up the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation. 3 And thou shalt put therein the ark of the testimony, and cover the ark with the vail. 4 And thou shalt bring in the table, and set in order the things that are to be set in order upon it; and thou shalt bring in the candlestick, and light the lamps thereof. 5 And thou shalt set the altar of gold for the incense before the ark of the testimony, and put the hanging of the door to the tabernacle. 6 And thou shalt set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation. 7 And thou shalt set the laver between the tent of the congregation and the altar, and shalt put water therein. 8 And thou shalt set up the court round about, and hang up the hanging at the court gate.

[2] Ex 12:1; 13:4; 26:1, 7, 30; 27:21; 30:36; 35:11; 36:18; 40:6, 17, 18; Nu 7:1.
[3] Ex 25:10, 22; 26:31, 33; 35:12; 36:35; 37:1; 40:20; Lv 16:14; Nu 4:5; Rv 11:19.
[4] Ex 25:23, 31; 26:35; 37:10; 40:22, 24, 25; Lv 24:5, 8.
[5] Ex 26:36; 30:1; 35:25; 37:25; 40:26, 28; Jn 14:6; He 9:24; 10:19; 1Jn 2:1.
[6] Ex 27:1; 38:1; 40:29; Ep 1:6; He 13:10; 1Jn 2:2; 4:9.
[7] Ex 30:18; 38:8; 40:30; Ps 26:6; Zc 13:1; Tit 3:5; He 10:22; 1Jn 1:7; Rv 1:5.
[8] Ex 27:9; 38:9; 40:33; Mt 16:18; 1Co 12:28; Ep 4:11.

and anointed.

9 And thou shalt take the anointing oil, and anoint the tabernacle, and all that [is] therein, and shalt hallow it, and all the vessels thereof: and it shall be holy. 10 And thou shalt anoint the altar of the burnt offering, and all his vessels, and sanctify the altar: and it shall be an altar most holy. 11 And thou shalt anoint the laver and his foot, and sanctify it. 12 And thou shalt bring Aaron and his sons unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation, and wash them with water.

[9] Ex 30:23; 37:29; 39:39; Lv 8:10; Nu 7:1; Ps 45:7; Is 11:2; 61:1; Mt 3:16; Jn 3:34; 2Co 1:4, 22; 1Jn 2:20.
[10] Ex 29:36; Lv 8:11; Is 11:2; 61:1; Lk 1:35; Jn 3:34; 17:19; 1Co 1:30; 2Co 5:21; He 7:26.
[12] Ex 29:1; Lv 8:1; 9:1; Is 11:1; 61:1; Mt 3:16; Lk 1:35; Jn 3:34; Ro 8:3; Ga 4:4.

Aaron and his sons to be sanctified.

13 And thou shalt put upon Aaron the holy garments, and anoint him, and sanctify him; that he may minister unto me in the priest's office. 14 And thou shalt bring his sons, and clothe them with coats: 15 And thou shalt anoint them, as thou didst anoint their father, that they may minister unto me in the priest's office: for their anointing shall surely be an everlasting priesthood throughout their generations.

[13] Ex 28:41; Is 61:1; Jn 3:34; 17:19; He 10:10, 29; 1Jn 2:20, 27.
[14] Is 44:3; 61:10; Jn 1:16; Ro 8:30; 13:14; 1Co 1:9, 30.
[15] Ex 12:14; 30:31, 33; Nu 25:13; Ps 110:4; He 5:1; 7:3, 7, 17; 8:1.

Moses performeth all things accordingly.

16 Thus did Moses: according to all that the LORD commanded him, so did he.

[16] Ex 23:21; 39:42; 40:17; Dt 4:1; 12:32; Is 8:20; Mt 28:20; 1Co 4:2.

17 ¶ And it came to pass in the first month in the second year, on the first [day] of the month, [that] the tabernacle was reared up. 18 And Moses reared up the tabernacle, and fastened his sockets, and set up the boards thereof, and put in the bars thereof, and reared up his pillars. 19 And he spread abroad the tent over the tabernacle, and put the covering of the tent above upon it; as the LORD commanded Moses.

[17] Ex 40:1; Nu 7:1; 9:1.
[18] Ex 26:15; 36:20; 40:2; Lv 26:11; Is 33:24; Ezk 37:27; Mt 16:18; Jn 1:14; Ga 4:4; 1Ti 3:15; 1P 1:5; Rv 21:3.
[19] Ex 26:1; 36:8.

20 ¶ And he took and put the testimony into the ark, and set the staves on the ark, and put the mercy seat above upon the ark: 21 And he brought the ark into the tabernacle, and set up the vail of the covering, and covered the ark of the testimony; as the LORD commanded Moses.

[20] Ex 16:34; 25:16; 31:18; 37:6; 40:3; Ps 40:8; Mt 3:15; Ro 3:25; 10:4; He 4:16; 10:19; 1Jn 2:2.
[21] Ex 26:33; 35:12; 40:3; He 10:19.

22 ¶ And he put the table in the tent of the congregation, upon the side of the tabernacle northward, without the vail. 23 And he set the bread in order upon it before the LORD; as the LORD had commanded Moses.

[22] Ex 26:35; 40:24; Jn 6:53; Ep 3:8.
[23] Ex 25:30; 40:4; Mt 12:4; He 9:2.

24 ¶ And he put the candlestick in the tent of the congregation, over against the table, on the side of the tabernacle southward. 25 And he lighted the lamps before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

[24] Ex 25:31; 37:17; Ps 119:105; Jn 1:1, 5, 9; 8:12; Rv 1:20; 2:5.
[25] Ex 25:37; 40:4; Rv 4:5.

26 ¶ And he put the golden altar in the tent of the congregation before the vail: 27 And he burnt sweet incense thereon; as the LORD commanded Moses.

[26] Ex 30:1; 40:5; Mt 23:19; Jn 11:42; 17:1; He 7:25; 10:1; 1Jn 2:1.
[27] Ex 30:7.

28 ¶ And he set up the hanging [at] the door of the tabernacle. 29 And he put the altar of burnt offering [by] the door of the tabernacle of the tent of the congregation, and offered upon it the burnt offering and the meat offering; as the LORD commanded Moses.

[28] Ex 26:36; 38:9; 40:5; Jn 10:9; 14:6; Ep 2:18; He 10:19.
[29] Ex 27:1; 29:38; 38:1; 40:6; Mt 23:19; Ro 3:24; He 9:12; 13:5, 10.

30 ¶ And he set the laver between the tent of the congregation and the altar, and put water there, to wash [withal]. 31 And Moses and Aaron and his sons washed their hands and their feet thereat: 32 When they went into the tent of the congregation, and when they came near unto the altar, they washed; as the LORD commanded Moses. 33 And he reared up the court round about the tabernacle and the altar, and set up the hanging of the court gate. So Moses finished the work.

[30] Ex 30:18; 38:8; 40:7; Ezk 36:25; He 10:22.
[31] Ps 26:6; 51:6; Jn 13:10; 1Jn 1:7, 9.
[32] Ex 30:19; 40:19; Ps 73:19.
[33] Ex 27:9; 39:32; 40:8; Nu 1:50; 1K 6:9; Zc 4:9; Mt 16:8; Jn 4:34; 10:9; 14:6; 17:4; 1Co 12:12, 28; Ep 2:18; 4:11; 2Ti 4:7; He 3:2; 4:14; 9:6.

A cloud covereth the Tabernacle.

34 ¶ Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. 35 And Moses was not able to enter into the tent of the congregation, because the cloud abode thereon, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. 36 And when the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle, the children of Israel went onward in all their journeys: 37 But if the cloud were not taken up, then they journeyed not till the day that it was taken up. 38 For the cloud of the LORD [was] upon the tabernacle by day, and fire was on it by night, in the sight of all the house of Israel, throughout all their journeys.

[34] Ex 13:21; 14:19, 24; 25:8, 21; 29:43; 33:9; Lv 16:2; Nu 9:15; 1K 8:10; 2Ch 5:13; 7:2; Ps 18:10; Is 4:5; 6:4; Ezk 43:4; Hg 2:7, 9; Rv 15:8; 21:3, 23.
[35] Lv 16:2; 1K 8:11; 2Ch 5:14; 7:2; Is 6:4; Rv 15:8.
[36] Ex 13:21; Nu 10:11, 33; 19:17; Ne 9:19; Ps 78:14; 105:39; 1Co 10:1; 2Co 5:19.
[37] Nu 9:19; Ps 31:15.
[38] Ex 13:21; Nu 9:15; Ps 78:14; 105:39; Is 4:5.


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