ark of the covenant

The Ark of the Covenant is introduced in the OId Testament when the prophet Moses ascends Mount Sinai to pray and meditate and there encounters God. On the mountain Moses is instructed to build an ark of wood that will be gilded with gold.

The instructions are precise regarding the length, breadth, height , the type of wood to be used and that the wood should be gilded with gold.

Moses is given two tablets of stone on which are inscribed the ten commandments.

When Moses asks who shall he tell his followers has instructed him?

He is told to say “I Am”