Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Exodus 40:2 in English Standard Version "“On the first day of the first month you shall erect the tabernacle of the tent of meeting." Ex 12:2 “This month shall be for you the beginning of months. It shall be the first month of the year for you. Ex 13:4 Today, in the month of Abib, you are going out. Ex 26:30 Then you shall erect the tabernacle according to the plan for it that you were shown on the mountain. Ex 40:17 In the first month in the second year, on the first day of the month, the tabernacle was erected.