Exodus 37:23

“And he made his seuen lampes, and his snuffers, and his snuffe-dishes of pure gold.”

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And he made his seven lamps, and his snuffers, and his snuffdishes, [of] pure gold.
- King James Version

He made its seven lamps with its snuffers and its trays of pure gold.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he made the lamps thereof, seven, and the snuffers thereof, and the snuffdishes thereof, of pure gold.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he made the seven vessels for the lights, and all the necessary instruments for it, of gold.
- Basic English Bible

And he made the seven lamps thereof, and the snuffers thereof, and the snuff-trays thereof, of pure gold.
- Darby Bible

And he made its seven lamps, and its snuffers, and its snuff-dishes, of pure gold.
- Webster's Bible

He made its seven lamps, and its snuffers, and its snuff dishes, of pure gold.
- World English Bible

And he maketh its seven lamps, and its snuffers, and its snuff-dishes, of pure gold;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he made the lamps thereof, seven, and the tongs thereof, and the snuffdishes thereof, of pure gold.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Exodus 37

  • Bruce
    IBM: They were tools to put out candles and lamps and then dishes to put them in. We still have them Today.
  • Darrell IBMs
    The reference to Snuffers and Snuffdishes in Verse: 23. Does this imply that there was tobacco usage as we know it today. Not a smoker but curious about the usage of these items.
  • Sandy
    Brenda, Keep reading you will find out!
  • Brenda
    ...so where is the Ark now? If it was covered with pure gold, shouldn't it still be around?
  • Rodion Ponomariev
    Chapter 37:16 And he made the vessels which were upon the table, his dishes, and his spoons, and his bowls, and his covers to cover withal, of pure gold.
  • Rodion Ponomariev
    Chapter 37:24 Of a talent of pure gold made he it, and all the vessels thereof.

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