Exodus 25
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  • Verse 4

    And blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' hair,

    Techaileth, generally supposed to mean an azure or sky-colour; rendered by the LXX, [uakinthon] uakinthon, and Vulgate, hyacinthum.
    fine linen
    or, silk.
    Genesis 41:42; Ezekiel 16:10; Revelation 19:8

  • Verse 5

    And rams' skins dyed red, and badgers' skins, and shittim wood,

    shittim wood
    26:15,26,37; 27:1; 36:20

  • Verse 6

    Oil for the light, spices for anointing oil, and for sweet incense,

    Oil for
    37; 27:20; 40:24,25

  • Verse 7

    Onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod, and in the breastplate.

    Onyx stones

  • Verse 8

    And let them make me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among them.

    a sanctuary
    15:2; 36:1-4; Leviticus 4:6; 10:4; 21:12; Hebrews 9:1,2
    I may dwell
    29:45; 1 Kings 6:13; Isaiah 12:6; Zechariah 2:10; 8:3; 2 Corinthians 6:16; Hebrews 3:6; Revelation 21:3

  • Verse 9

    According to all that I shew thee, after the pattern of the tabernacle, and the pattern of all the instruments thereof, even so shall ye make it.

    the pattern of the tabernacle
    40; 1 Chronicles 28:11-19; Hebrews 8:5; 9:9

  • Verse 10

    And they shall make an ark of shittim wood: two cubits and a half shall be the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.

    an ark
    Aron denotes a chest, or coffer, in general; but is applied particularly to the chest or ark in which the testimony or two tables of the covenant were laid up; on the top of which was the propitiatory or mercy seat; and at the end of which were the cherubim of gold; between whom the visible sign of the presence of God appeared as seated upon his throne.
    37:1-3; Deuteronomy 10:1-3; 2 Chronicles 8:11; Hebrews 9:4; Revelation 11:19