Each of the pillars was about twenty-seven feet 1 high. The bronze top of one pillar was about four and a half feet 2 high and had bronze latticework and pomegranate shaped ornaments all around it. The second pillar with its latticework was like it.
“Due to your great compassion you did not abandon them in the desert. The pillar of cloud did not stop guiding them in the path by day, 1 nor did the pillar of fire stop illuminating for them by night the path on which they should travel.
The angel of God, who was going before the camp of Israel, moved and went behind them, and the pillar 1 of cloud moved from before them and stood behind them.
In the morning watch 1 the Lord looked down 2 on the Egyptian army 3 through the pillar of fire and cloud, and he threw the Egyptian army 4 into a panic. 5
You are to hang it 1 with gold hooks 2 on four posts of acacia wood overlaid with gold, set in 3 four silver bases.
You are to make for the hanging five posts of acacia wood and overlay them with gold, and their hooks will be 1 gold, and you are to cast five bronze bases for them. 2
For the gate of the courtyard there is to be a curtain of thirty feet, of blue, purple, and scarlet yarn and fine twined linen, the work of an embroiderer, with four posts and their four bases.
And 1 whenever Moses entered the tent, the pillar of cloud would descend and stand at the entrance of the tent, and the Lord 2 would speak with Moses. 3
When all the people would see the pillar of cloud standing at the entrance of the tent, all the people, each one at the entrance of his own tent, would rise and worship. 1
the tabernacle with 1 its tent, its covering, its clasps, its frames, its crossbars, its posts, and its bases;
He made for it four posts of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold, with gold hooks, 1 and he cast for them four silver bases.
and for the second side of the gate of the courtyard, just like the other, 1 the hangings were twenty-two and a half feet long, with their three posts and their three bases.
From the remaining 1,775 shekels 1 he made hooks for the posts, overlaid their tops, and made bands for them.
They brought the tabernacle to Moses, the tent and all its furnishings, clasps, frames, bars, posts, and bases;
When Moses set up the tabernacle and put its bases in place, he set up its frames, attached its bars, and set up its posts.
The appointed responsibilities of the Merarites included the frames of the tabernacle, its crossbars, its posts, its sockets, its utensils, plus all the service connected with these things, 1
and the posts of the surrounding courtyard with their sockets, tent pegs, and ropes, along with all their furnishings and everything for their service. You are to assign by names the items that each man is responsible to carry. 1
Samson said to the young man who held his hand, “Position me so I can touch the pillars that support the temple. 1 Then I can lean on them.”
Samson took hold of the two middle pillars that supported the temple 1 and he leaned against them, with his right hand on one and his left hand on the other.
But when the signal, a pillar of smoke, began to rise up from the city, the Benjaminites turned around and saw the whole city going up in a cloud of smoke that rose high into the sky. 1