Exodus 35 Commentary

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Exodus 35:1-3

The preparation for the construction of the tabernacle began with a reminder that, while building the tabernacle, the Sabbath rest must be observed.

Exodus 35:4-9

Moses called upon the Israelites to voluntarily contribute the raw materials for the construction of the tabernacle and its furnishings.

Exodus 35:10-19

The LORD calls for craftsmen, artisans, and other skilled workers to come forward for the building of the tabernacle.

Exodus 35:20-29

After Moses’ call for the people to give materials for building the tabernacle and for skilled craftsmen to build it, the people departed from his presence.

Exodus 35:30-35

The LORD appointed Bezalel and Oholiab to work as master craftsmen on the tabernacle. He filled them with the Holy Spirit in order to accomplish this task.