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Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures
Exodus 26



Verses 1-37

Exodus 26:1-37 — The Building to House the Articles of the Tabernacle - Exodus 26:1-37 gives a description of the construction of the building which is to house the articles of the Tabernacle.

Exodus 26:17Word Study on "tenon" - Hebrew ( יָר) (H 3027). Webster says a tenon is "a projecting part cut on the end of a piece of wood for insertion into a corresponding hole." The NIV reads, "a projection." The RSV reads, "a tenon."

Exodus 26:19Word Study on "sockets" - Strong says the Hebrew word "sockets" ( אֶדֶן) (H 134) means, "a base of a building or column etc, foundation, socket." Holladay says it means, "socket pedestal (bottom support a column)."

Exodus 26:24Word Study on "coupled together beneath" - Strong says the Hebrew word "coupled together beneath" ( תָּאַם) (H 8382) means, "duplicate or jointed."

Exodus 26:24Word Study on "coupled together above" - Strong says the Hebrew word "coupled together above" ( תָּם) (H 8535) means, "coupled together."

Exodus 26:26Word Study on "bars" - Strong says the Hebrew word "bars" ( בְּרִיח) (H 1280) means, "a bolt, Baruch , fugitive." Holladay says it means, "a cross piece joining wooden frames."

Exodus 26:32Word Study on "hooks" - Strong says the Hebrew word "hooks" ( וָו) (H 2053) means, "a hook." Holladay says it means, "a nail from which the curtains hang in the tent of meeting."

Exodus 26:33Word Study on "taches" - Holladay says the Hebrew word "taches" ( קֶרֶס) (H 7165) means, "hook." The NIV and RSV read, "clasps."

Exodus 26:33Comments- Juanita Bynum said that the Lord told her the reason the vail was hung to cover the holy of holies is that if it had been made visible to them the children of Israel would have begun to worship the beauty of the mercy seat and the ark rather than the Lord Himself. 91]

91] Juanita Bynum, Weapons of Power, on Trinity Broadcasting Network (Santa Ana, California), television program.


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Everett, Gary H. "Commentary on Exodus 26:4". Gary H. Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures. 2013.

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