Nzvimbo tsvene dzeTemberi

Zvino wakandiisa kutemberi, akayera mbiru, zvikaita mamita matanhatu paupamhi kurutivi rumwe, namamita matanhatu paupamhi kuno rumwe rutivi, ndihwo upamhi hwetabhenakeri. Upamhi hwomukova hwakaita mamita ane gumi; mativi omukova akaita mamita mashanu kurutivi rumwe, namamita mashanu kuno rumwe rutivi; akayera kureba kwazvo, zvikaita mamita makumi mana, noupamhi mamita makumi maviri.

Zvino akapinda mukati, akayera mbiru imwe neimwe yomukova, zvikaita mamita maviri, nomukova mamita matanhatu, noupamhi hwomukova mamita manomwe. Akayera kureba kwawo zvikaita mamita makumi maviri, nohupamhi, mamita makumi maviri pamberi petemberi; akati kwandiri, "Iyi ndiyo nzvimbo tsvene-tsvene."

Ipapo akayera madziro eimba, zvikaita mamita matanhatu, uye hupamhi hwekamuri rimwe nerimwe rokumativi, zvikaita mamita mana, zvichipoteredza imba kumativi ose. Makamuri okumativi akanga akaturikidzwa akaita matatu, rimwe riri pamusoro perimwe, zvikaitwa runamakumi matatu; akanga akavakirwa mukati mamadziro eimba aiva kurutivi rwamakamuri okumativi, kuti atsigirwe nawo; haana kutsigirwa namadziro eimba. Makamuri okumativi akawedzera upamhi pakupoteredza kwawo imba, achikwirira nokukwirira; nokuti kupoteredza kweimba kwakaramba kuchikwirira kumativi ose eimba; naizvozvo imba yakawedzera upamhi pakukwirira kwayo; naizvozvo munhu aikwira achibva pakamuri rezasi kusvikira kune rokumusoro, achipfuura napakamuri rapakati. Ndakaonawo kuti paimba pakanga panapamwe pakakwirira kumativi ose; nheyo dzemakamuri okumativi dzakasvika rutsanga rwose, mamita matanhatu kusvikira pakusangana kwamadziro.

Ukobvu hwechidziro chamakamuri okumativi nechokunze, hwakaita mamita mashanu; saizvozvowo nzvimbo, yakasiyiwa, yaiva yamakamuri okumativi eimba. 10 Pakati pamakamuri paiva nenzvimbo yakaita mamita ana makumi maviri yaipoteredza imba kumativi ose. 11 Mikova yamakamuri okumativi yakanga ichitarira kurutivi rwenzvimbo yaiva yoga, mumwe mukova kurutivi rwokumsuro, mumwe mukova kurutivi rwezasi, upamhi hwenzvimbo yaiva yoga hwakaita mamita mashanu kumativi ose.

12 Imba yakanga iri pamberi penzvimbo, yaiva yoga kurutivi rwamavirazuva, yakaita mamita makumi manomwe paupamhi hwayo; chidziro cheimba kumativi ose chakaita mamita mashanu paukobvu, namamita makumi mapfumbamwe pakureba.

13 Saizvozvo akayera imba, ikaita mamita ane zana pakureba; uye nzvimbo yaiva yoga, neimba namadziro ayo, zvikaita mamita ane zana pakureba; 14 uye hupamhi hweimba nechemberi kwayo, nokwenzvimbo yaiva yoga kurutivi rwamabvazuva, zvikaita mamita ane zana.

15 Zvino akayera kureba kweimba pamberi penzvimbo yaiva yoga, yakanga iri shure kwayo, namabiravira ayo kuno rutivi rumwe nokuno rumwe rutivi, zvikaita mamita ane zana; uye temberi yomukati, namabiravira oruvanze; 16 nezvikumbaridzo, namahhwindo akanga akapfigwa, namabiravira akapoteredza makamuri matatu akaturikidzwa, akatarisana nechikumbaridzo, akanga akaroverwa matanda kumativi ose, kubva pasi kusvikira kumahhwindo, asi mahhwindo akanga akafukidzwa, 17 kusvikira kumusoro kwomukova, kusvikira kuimba yomukati nokunze, nokuchidziro chose kumativi ose mukati nokunze, nezviyero zvazvo. 18 Zvakanga zvakaitwa zvina makerubhi nemichindwe; kwakanga kuno muchindwe pakati pekerubhi rimwe nerimwe, uye kerubhi rimwe nerimwe rakanga rine zviso zviviri; 19 naizvozvo kwakanga kune chiso chomunhu chakatarira kumuchindwe kurutivi rumwe, nechiso cheshumba duku chakatarira kumuchindwe kuno rumwe rutivi; ndizvo zvazvakanga zvakaitwa paimba yose kumativi ose; 20 kubva pasi kusvikira kumusoro kwomukova kwakanga kuna makerubhi nemichindwe; saizvozvowo pachidziro chetemberi. 21 Kana iri temberi, mbiru dzemikova dzakanga dzina mativi mana akaenzana; kana iri nzvimbo tsvene pamberi payo yakanga yakafanana netemberi. 22 Aritari yakanga yakavezwa namatanda, yakasvika mamita matatu pakukwirira kwayo, nokureba kwayo mamita maviri; makona ayo, nokureba kwayo, namadziro ayo, zvakanga zvakavezwa namatanda; akati kwandiri, "Iri ndiro tafura riri pamberi paJehovha."

23 Temberi nenzvimbo tsvene zvakanga zvine mikova miviri. 24 Mukova mumwe nomumwe wakanga una masasa maviri, masasa maviri aitendereka; masasa maviri pamukova mumwe, uye masasa maviri pane mumwe. 25 Paari, ipo pamasasa etemberi, pakanga pakavezwa makerubhi nemichindwe, zvakafanana nezvakaitwa pamadziro; pakanga pane chikumbaridzo chamatanda nechapamberi pebiravira nechokunze. 26 Kwakanga kuna mahhwindo akapfigwa nemichindwe kurutivi rumwe nokuno rumwe rutivi, kumativi ebiravira; ndizvo zvakanga zvakaita makamuri okumativi eimba nezvikumbaridzo.