New International Version
Then they fastened a blue cord to it to attach it to the turban, as the LORD commanded Moses.
King James Bible
And they tied unto it a lace of blue, to fasten it on high upon the mitre; as the LORD commanded Moses.
Darby Bible Translation
And they fastened to it a lace of blue, to fasten [it] on the turban above; as Jehovah had commanded Moses.
World English Bible
They tied to it a lace of blue, to fasten it on the turban above, as Yahweh commanded Moses.
Young's Literal Translation
and they put on it a ribbon of blue, to put it on the mitre above, as Jehovah hath commanded Moses.
Exodus 39:31 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The holy crown of pure gold - On Asiatic monuments, particularly those that appear in the ruins of Persepolis and on many Egyptian monuments, the priests are represented as wearing crowns or tiaras, and sometimes their heads are crowned with laurel. Cuper observes, that the priests and priestesses, among the ancient Greeks, were styled στεφανοφοροι, or crown-bearers, because they officiated having sometimes crowns of gold, at others, crowns of laurel, upon their heads.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The book of Exodus--so named in the Greek version from the march of Israel out of Egypt--opens upon a scene of oppression very different from the prosperity and triumph in which Genesis had closed. Israel is being cruelly crushed by the new dynasty which has arisen in Egypt (i.) and the story of the book is the story of her redemption. Ultimately it is Israel's God that is her redeemer, but He operates largely by human means; and the first step is the preparation of a deliverer, Moses, whose parentage, …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
These are the garments they are to make: a breastpiece, an ephod, a robe, a woven tunic, a turban and a sash. They are to make these sacred garments for your brother Aaron and his sons, so they may serve me as priests.
"Make a plate of pure gold and engrave on it as on a seal: holy to the Lord.
They made the plate, the sacred emblem, out of pure gold and engraved on it, like an inscription on a seal: holy to the Lord.
So all the work on the tabernacle, the tent of meeting, was completed. The Israelites did everything just as the LORD commanded Moses.
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