New International Version
Place the ark of the covenant law in it and shield the ark with the curtain.
King James Bible
And thou shalt put therein the ark of the testimony, and cover the ark with the vail.
Darby Bible Translation
And thou shalt put in it the ark of the testimony, and shalt cover the ark with the veil.
World English Bible
You shall put the ark of the testimony in it, and you shall screen the ark with the veil.
Young's Literal Translation
and hast set there the ark of the testimony, and hast covered over the ark with the vail,
Exodus 40:3 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The first day of the first month - It Is generally supposed that the Israelites began the work of the tabernacle about the sixth month after they had left Egypt; and as the work was finished about the end of the first year of their exodus, (for it was set up the first day of the second year), that therefore they had spent about six months in making it: so that the tabernacle was erected one year all but fifteen days after they had left Egypt. Such a building, with such a profusion of curious and costly workmanship, was never got up in so short a time. But it was the work of the Lord, and the people did service as unto the Lord; for the people had a mind to work.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryJuly 7. "And the Glory of the Lord Filled the Tabernacle" (Ex. Xl. 35).
"And the glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle" (Ex. xl. 35). In the last chapter of Exodus we read all the Lord commanded Moses to do, and that as he fulfilled these commands the glory of the Lord descended and filled the tabernacle till there was no room for Moses, and from that time the pillar of cloud overshadowed them, their guide, their protection. And so we have been building as the Lord Himself commanded, and now the temple is to be handed over to Him to be possessed and filled. He will …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
Behind the second curtain was a room called the Most Holy Place,
Hang the curtain from the clasps and place the ark of the covenant law behind the curtain. The curtain will separate the Holy Place from the Most Holy Place.
Then he brought the ark into the tabernacle and hung the shielding curtain and shielded the ark of the covenant law, as the LORD commanded him.
When the camp is to move, Aaron and his sons are to go in and take down the shielding curtain and put it over the ark of the covenant law.
1 Chronicles 17:5
I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought Israel up out of Egypt to this day. I have moved from one tent site to another, from one dwelling place to another.
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