Exodus 36:13
New International Version
Then they made fifty gold clasps and used them to fasten the two sets of curtains together so that the tabernacle was a unit.

New Living Translation
Then he made fifty gold clasps and fastened the long curtains together with the clasps. In this way, the Tabernacle was made of one continuous piece.

English Standard Version
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to the other with clasps. So the tabernacle was a single whole.

Berean Study Bible
He also made fifty gold clasps to join the curtains together, so that the tabernacle was a unit.

King James Bible
And he made fifty taches of gold, and coupled the curtains one unto another with the taches: so it became one tabernacle.

New King James Version
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains to one another with the clasps, that it might be one tabernacle.

New American Standard Bible
He also made fifty clasps of gold, and joined the curtains to one another with the clasps, so that the tabernacle was a unit.

NASB 1995
He made fifty clasps of gold and joined the curtains to one another with the clasps, so the tabernacle was a unit.

NASB 1977
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and joined the curtains to one another with the clasps, so the tabernacle was a unit.

Amplified Bible
He made fifty gold hooks and joined the curtains together with the hooks, so that the tabernacle became a unit.

Christian Standard Bible
He also made fifty gold clasps and joined the curtains to each other, so that the tabernacle became a single unit.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He also made 50 gold clasps and joined the curtains to each other, so that the tabernacle became a single unit.

American Standard Version
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps: so the tabernacle was one.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they made fifty clasps of gold and they joined a curtain, one on one, with a clasp, and it was one Tabernacle.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Whereupon also he cast fifty rings of gold, that might catch the loops of the curtains, and they might be made one tabernacle.

English Revised Version
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps: so the tabernacle was one.

Good News Translation
They made fifty gold hooks, with which to join the two sets into one piece.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They also made 50 gold fasteners. They used them to link the [two sets of] sheets together so that the inner tent was a single unit.

International Standard Version
Then he made 50 gold clasps, and joined the curtains to each other with the clasps so the tent was one piece.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps; so the tabernacle was one.

Literal Standard Version
And he makes fifty hooks of gold, and joins the curtains to one another by the hooks, and the Dwelling Place is one.

NET Bible
He made fifty gold clasps and joined the curtains together to one another with the clasps, so that the tabernacle was a unit.

New Heart English Bible
He made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps: so the tabernacle was a unit.

World English Bible
He made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps: so the tabernacle was a unit.

Young's Literal Translation
And he maketh fifty hooks of gold, and joineth the curtains one unto another by the hooks, and the tabernacle is one.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Curtains for the Tabernacle
12He made fifty loops on one curtain and fifty loops on the end curtain of the second set, so that the loops lined up opposite one another. 13He also made fifty gold clasps to join the curtains together, so that the tabernacle was a unit. 14He then made curtains of goat hair for the tent over the tabernacle—eleven curtains in all.…

Cross References
Exodus 26:1
"You are to construct the tabernacle itself with ten curtains of finely spun linen, each with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and cherubim skillfully worked into them.

Exodus 26:6
Make fifty gold clasps as well, and join the curtains together with the clasps, so that the tabernacle will be a unit.


Treasury of Scripture

And he made fifty clasps of gold, and coupled the curtains one to another with the clasps: so it became one tabernacle.

so it became

1 Corinthians 12:20
But now are they many members, yet but one body.

Ephesians 2:20-22
And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone; …

1 Peter 2:4,5
To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of God, and precious, …











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
He also made
וַיַּ֕עַשׂ (way·ya·‘aś)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

fifty
חֲמִשִּׁ֖ים (ḥă·miš·šîm)
Number - common plural
Strong's 2572: Fifty

gold
זָהָ֑ב (zā·hāḇ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2091: Gold, something gold-colored, as oil, a clear sky

clasps
קַרְסֵ֣י (qar·sê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 7165: A knob, belaying-pin

to join
וַיְחַבֵּ֨ר (way·ḥab·bêr)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2266: To unite, be joined, to tie a magic knot or spell, to charm

the curtains
הַיְרִעֹ֜ת (hay·ri·‘ōṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 3407: A hanging

to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

each
אַחַ֤ת (’a·ḥaṯ)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 259: United, one, first

other,
אַחַת֙ (’a·ḥaṯ)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 259: United, one, first

so that the tabernacle
הַמִּשְׁכָּ֖ן (ham·miš·kān)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4908: A residence, the Tabernacle

was
וַֽיְהִ֥י (way·hî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

a single unit.
אֶחָֽד׃ (’e·ḥāḏ)
Number - masculine singular
Strong's 259: United, one, first


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