Exodus 38 The Altar of Burnt Offering

Bible Reading
Exodus 38
The Altar of Burnt Offering
The altar was made of acacia wood. The horn and altar are one piece.
The utensils were made of bronze.
The rings and poles were bade of bronze to hold the altar when carrying it.
The altar was hollow, out of boards.
**The Basin for Washing
The basin and stand were made of bronze from the mirrors of the women who served at the entrance of the tent of meeting.
**The Courtyard
All the Courtyard curtains were made of twisted linen,
There was 20 posts and bronze bases with silver hooks and silver bands on the posts.
The curtain for the entrance to the courtyard was made of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen—the work of an embroiderer.
The tent pegs surrounding the courtyard were made of bronze.
**The Materials
These are the amounts of the materials used for the tabernacle, the tabernacle of the covenant law, which were recorded at Moses’ command by the Levites under the direction of Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest.
The total amount of the gold from the wave offering used for all the work on the sanctuary was 29 talents and 730 shekels,[i] according to the sanctuary shekel.
The silver obtained from those of the community who were counted in the census was 100 talents and 1,775 shekels, according to the sanctuary shekel.
The bronze from the wave offering was 70 talents and 2,400 shekels.
They used it to make the bases for the entrance to the tent of meeting, the bronze altar with its bronze grating and all its utensils, 31 the bases for the surrounding courtyard and those for its entrance and all the tent pegs for the tabernacle and those for the surrounding courtyard. http://www.biblegateway.com


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