Then Moses turned and went down from the mountain with the two tablets of the testimony in his hand, tablets which were written on both sides; they were written on one side and the other.
“ So I turned and came down from the mountain while the mountain was burning with fire, and the two tablets of the covenant were in my two hands.
As the Lord commanded Moses, so Aaron placed it before the Testimony, to be kept.
Moses entered the midst of the cloud as he went up to the mountain; and Moses was on the mountain forty days and forty nights.
When He had finished speaking with him upon Mount Sinai, He gave Moses the two tablets of the testimony, tablets of stone, written by the finger of God.
Then he took the testimony and put it into the ark, and attached the poles to the ark, and put the mercy seat on top of the ark.
“These words the Lord spoke to all your assembly at the mountain from the midst of the fire, of the cloud and of the thick gloom, with a great voice, and He added no more. He wrote them on two tablets of stone and gave them to me.
The law of the Lord is perfect, restoring the soul; The testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple.
I saw in the right hand of Him who sat on the throne a book written inside and on the back, sealed up with seven seals.