Babylon hammered the whole world to pieces. But see how that ‘hammer’ has been broken and shattered!
He decorates it with overlays of silver and gold. He uses hammer and nails to fasten it
You are to make two cherubim
Their buds and their branches were of one piece;
Their buds and their branches will be one piece,
As the temple was being built, only stones shaped at the quarry
So Eleazar the priest took the bronze censers presented by those who had been burned up, and they were hammered out as a covering for the altar.
My message is like a fire that purges dross!
This is how the lampstand was made:
King Solomon made two hundred large shields of hammered gold; 600 measures
He made two cherubim of gold; he made them of hammered metal on the two ends of the atonement lid,
He made the lampstand of pure gold. He made the lampstand of hammered metal; its base and its shaft, its cups, its buds, and its blossoms were from the same piece.
As for the censers of these men who sinned at the cost of their lives,
A blacksmith works with his tool
They hammered the gold into thin sheets and cut it into narrow strips to weave
The craftsman encourages the metalsmith, the one who wields the hammer encourages