Then the descendants of Kohath, carrying the sanctuary, set out, since the tent was to be set up before they arrive.
Instead, appoint the descendants of Levi over the Tent of Meeting, all the vessels, and everything in it. They are to carry the tent and all the vessels in it. They are to attend to it and camp around it.
At that time the LORD set apart the tribe of Levi to carry the Ark of the Covenant of the LORD, to stand in the LORD's presence, to serve, and to bless his name until this day.
Then Moses wrote down this Law and gave it to the Levitical priests who carry the Ark of the Covenant of the LORD and to all of Israel's leaders.
he gave this charge to the descendants of Levi who carried the Ark of the Covenant of the LORD:
1 Chronicles 15:13
Because you didn't carry it from the very first, the LORD our God attacked us, since we didn't care for it appropriately."
"When Aaron and his sons have finished covering the sanctuary and all the utensils of the sanctuary, and the camp is about to travel, then the descendants of Kohath are to come and carry them, but they are not to touch the most sacred objects, so they won't die. These are the duties of the descendants of Kohath at the Tent of Meeting."
But he gave none of them to the descendants of Kohath, because their responsibility was to carry the holy things on their shoulders.
The tent was taken down, and the descendants of Gershon and Merari carried the tent.
1 Chronicles 15:2
Then David ordered that the Ark of God was to be carried by no one except the descendants of Levi, because the LORD had chosen them to carry the ark of the LORD and to serve him forever.
1 Chronicles 15:15
The descendants of Levi carried the Ark of God the way Moses had commanded and in accordance with the command from the LORD that is, with poles on their shoulders.
1 Chronicles 23:26
Therefore the descendants of Levi are no longer to carry the Tent or its service implements."
"Depart! Depart! Go out from there; touch no unclean thing; go out from the midst of her; purify yourselves, you who carry the vessels of the LORD.
You are to put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark with which to carry it.
He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it.
The rings are to be close to the rim as holders for the poles to carry the table.
You are to make the poles of acacia wood, and overlay them with gold so the table can be carried with them.
He made the poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold to carry the table.
The poles for it are to be put through the rings, so the poles are on the two sides of the altar when it's carried.
And he put the poles through rings on the sides of the altar to carry it. He made it hollow, out of boards.
"You are to make two gold rings for it under its molding. You are to make them on its two opposite sides, and they are to be holders for poles by which to carry it.
He made two gold rings for it under its molding, on its two opposite sides, as holders for poles by which to carry it.