And theyshall put upon it all the vesselsthereof, wherewiththeyministerabout it, even the censers, the fleshhooks, and the shovels, and the basons, all the vessels of the altar; and theyshallspreadupon it a covering of badgers’skins, and put to the staves of it.
And whenAaron and his sonshavemade an end of covering the sanctuary, and all the vessels of the sanctuary, as the camp is to set forward; afterthat, the sons of Kohathshallcome to bear it: but theyshall not touch any holything, lestthey die. Thesethings are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the tabernacle of the congregation.
And to the office of Eleazar the son of Aaron the priestpertaineth the oil for the light, and the sweetincense, and the dailymeatoffering, and the anointing oil, and the oversight of all the tabernacle, and of all thattherein is, in the sanctuary, and in the vesselsthereof.
And theyshallbear the curtains of the tabernacle, and the tabernacle of the congregation, his covering, and the covering of the badgers’skinsthat is aboveupon it, and the hanging for the door of the tabernacle of the congregation,
And the hangings of the court, and the hanging for the door of the gate of the court, which is by the tabernacle and by the altarroundabout, and theircords, and all the instruments of theirservice, and all that is made for them: so shalltheyserve.
And this is the charge of theirburden, according to all theirservice in the tabernacle of the congregation; the boards of the tabernacle, and the barsthereof, and the pillarsthereof, and socketsthereof,
And the pillars of the courtroundabout, and theirsockets, and theirpins, and theircords, with all theirinstruments, and with all theirservice: and by name ye shallreckon the instruments of the charge of theirburden.
Theseweretheythatwerenumbered of the families of the Kohathites, all thatmight do service in the tabernacle of the congregation, whichMoses and Aaron did numberaccording to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
These are theythatwerenumbered of the families of the sons of Gershon, of all thatmight do service in the tabernacle of the congregation, whomMoses and Aaron did numberaccording to the commandment of the LORD.