The Tabernacle of Moses

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The central theme of the Mosaic tabernacle is the dwelling of God in the midst of Israel. The actualization of God's dwelling is expressed in every aspect of the tabernacle, including its structure, materials, courts, sanctuaries, and furnishings including the altars, the lampstand, and the ark of the covenant.

Terminology and ReferencesA number of words and phrases are used in connection with the tabernacle. (1) "The tent" occurs nineteen times; similar phrases include "tent of the Lord" (1...


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