27:1 And thou shalt make an a altar [of] shittim wood, five cubits long, and five cubits broad; the altar shall be foursquare: and the height thereof [shall be] three cubits.
(a) For the burnt offering.
27:2 And thou shalt make the horns of it upon the
four corners thereof: his horns shall be of b
the same: and thou shalt overlay it with brass.
(b) Of the same wood and matter not fastened to
And thou shalt make the c court of the
tabernacle: for the south side southward [there shall be] hangings for the court
[of] fine twined linen of an hundred cubits long for one side:
(c) This was the first entry into the tabernacle,
where the people abode.
27:10 And the twenty pillars thereof and their
twenty sockets [shall be of] brass; the hooks of the pillars and their d
fillets [shall be of] silver.
(d) They were certain hoops or circles to
beautify the pillar.
And the breadth of the court on the east side eastward [shall be] e
(e) Meaning curtains of fifty cubits.
27:14 The hangings of one f
side [of the gate shall be] fifteen cubits: their pillars three, and their
(f) Of the door of the court.
All the vessels of the tabernacle in all the service thereof, and all the g
pins thereof, and all the pins of the court, [shall be of] brass.
(g) Or stakes, with which the curtains were
fastened to the ground.
27:20 And thou shalt command the children of
Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive h
beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn always.
(h) Such as comes from the olive, when it is
first pressed or beaten.