Exodus 25 Commentary

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Exodus 25:1-9

The LORD told Moses to collect a “contribution” from the people of Israel. These contributions were to include precious metals and other materials that were to be used in the construction of the tabernacle.

Exodus 25:10-22

Here are the LORD’s instructions concerning the construction of the ark of the covenant along with its mercy seat.

Exodus 25:23-30

The next piece of tabernacle furniture described was a table. This table was to be where the “bread of the Presence” was placed.

Exodus 25:31-40

The next item described for the tabernacle was the golden lampstand. It was to be placed on the opposite side from the Table of Showbread and its purpose was to provide light in the tabernacle.