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Tabernacle

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  • Moses was commanded to make after a divine pattern
    Exodus 25:9; 26:30; Hebrews 8:5

  • Made of the free-will offerings of the people
    Exodus 25:1-8; 35:4,5,21-29

  • Divine wisdom given to Bezaleel to make
    Exodus 31:2-7; 35:30-35; 36:1

  • CALLED THE
    • Tabernacle of the Lord
      Joshua 22:19; 1 Kings 2:28; 1 Chronicles 16:39
    • Tabernacle of testimony or witness
      Exodus 38:21; Numbers 1:50; 17:7,8; 2 Chronicles 24:6; Acts 7:44
    • Tabernacle of the congregation
      Exodus 27:21; 33:7; 40:26
    • Tabernacle of Shiloh
      Psalm 78:60
    • Tabernacle of Joseph
      Psalm 78:67
    • Temple of the Lord
      1 Samuel 1:9; 3:3
    • House of the Lord
      Joshua 6:24; 1 Samuel 1:7,24

  • Was a moveable tent suited to the unsettled condition of Israel
    2 Samuel 7:6,7

  • Designed for manifestation of God's presence and for his Worship
    Exodus 25:8; 29:42,43

  • THE BOARDS OF
    • Made of shittim wood
      Exodus 26:15; 36:20
    • Ten cubits high by one and a half broad
      Exodus 26:16; 36:21
    • Had each two tenons fitted into sockets of silver
      Exodus 26:17,19; 36:22-24
    • Twenty on south side
      Exodus 26:18; 36:23
    • Twenty on north side
      Exodus 26:20; 36:25
    • Six, and two corner boards for west side
      Exodus 26:22-25; 36:27-30
    • Supported by bars of shittim wood resting in rings of gold
      Exodus 26:26-29; 36:31-33
    • With the bars, covered with gold
      Exodus 26:26-29; 36:34

  • The door of, a curtain of blue and purple suspended by gold Rings from five pillars of shittim wood
    Exodus 26:36,37; 36:37,38

  • COVERINGS OF
    • The first or inner, ten curtains of blue, purple, &c joined With loops and golden taches
      Exodus 26:1-6; 36:8-13
    • The second, eleven curtains of goats' hair
      Exodus 26:7-13; 36:14-18
    • The third of rams' skins dyed red
      Exodus 26:14; 36:19
    • The fourth or outward of badgers' skins
      Exodus 26:14; 36:19

  • Divided by a vail of blue, purple, suspended from four Pillars of shittim
    Exodus 26:31-33; 36:35,36; 40:21

  • DIVIDED INTO
    • The holy place
      Exodus 26:33; Hebrews 9:2-6
    • The most holy place
      Exodus 26:34; Hebrews 9:3,7

  • Had a court round about
    Exodus 40:8

  • The table of show-bread, the golden candlestick, and the Altar of incense were place in the holy place
    Exodus 26:35; 40:22,24,26; Hebrews 9:2

  • The ark and mercy-seat put in the most holy place
    Exodus 26:33,34; 40:20,21; Hebrews 9:4

  • COURT OF
    • One hundred cubits long and fifty cubits wide
      Exodus 27:18
    • Surrounded by curtains of fine line suspended from pillars In sockets of brass
      Exodus 27:9-15; 38:9-16
    • The gate of, a hanging of blue, purple, &c twenty cubits Wide, suspended from four pillars, &c
      Exodus 27:16; 38:18
    • Contained the brazen altar and laver of brass
      Exodus 40:29,30
    • All the pillars of, filleted with silver, &c
      Exodus 27:17; 38:17
    • All the vessels of, made of brass
      Exodus 27:19

  • First reared, on the first day of the second year after the Exodus
    Exodus 40:2,17

  • WAS SET UP
    • By Moses at Mount Sinai
      Exodus 40:18,19; Numbers 10:11,12
    • At Gilgal
      Joshua 5:10,11
    • In Shiloh
      Joshua 18:1; 19:51
    • In Nob
      1 Samuel 21:1-6
    • Finally at Gibeon
      1 Chronicles 16:39; 21:29

  • Anointed and consecrated with oil
    Exodus 40:9; Leviticus 8:10; Numbers 7:1

  • Sprinkled and purified with blood
    Hebrews 9:21

  • Sanctified by the glory of the Lord
    Exodus 29:43; 40:34; Numbers 9:15

  • The Lord appeared in, over the mercy-seat
    Exodus 25:22; Leviticus 16:2; Numbers 7:89

  • The cloud of glory rested on, by night and day during its Abode in the wilderness
    Exodus 40:38; Numbers 9:15,16

  • The journeys of Israel regulated by the cloud on
    Exodus 40:36,37

  • THE PRIESTS
    • Alone could enter
      Numbers 18:3,5
    • Performed all services in
      Numbers 3:10; 18:1,2; Hebrews 9:6
    • Were the ministers of
      Hebrews 8:2

  • THE LEVITES
    • Appointed over, and had charge of
      Numbers 1:50; 8:24; 18:2-4
    • Did the inferior service of
      Numbers 3:6-8
    • Took down, and put up
      Numbers 1:51
    • Carried
      Numbers 4:15,25,31
    • Pitched their tents around
      Numbers 1:53; 3:23,29,35

  • Free-will offerings made at the first rearing of
    Numbers 7:1-9

  • Free-will offerings made at the dedication of the altar of
    Numbers 7:10-87

  • All offerings to be made at
    Leviticus 17:4; Deuteronomy 12:5,6,11,13,14

  • Punishment for defiling
    Leviticus 15:31; Numbers 19:13

  • A permanent house substituted for, when the kingdom was Established
    2 Samuel 7:5-13

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of Christ
      Isaiah 4:6; John 1:14; Hebrews 9:8,9,11
    • Of the Church
      Psalm 15:1; Isaiah 16:5; 54:2; Hebrews 8:2; Revelation 21:2,3
    • Of the body
      2 Corinthians 5:1; 2 Peter 1:13
    • (The holy of holies,) of heaven
      Hebrews 6:19,20; 9:12,24; 10:19
    • (The vail,) of Christ's body
      Hebrews 10:20
    • (The vail,) of the obscurity of the Mosaic age
      Hebrews 9:8,10; Romans 16:25,26; Revelation 11:19

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Tabernacle'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/t/tabernacle.html. 1897.

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