Hebrews 9:4-6 The Passion Translation (TPT)
4 It contained the golden altar of incense and the ark of covenant mercy, which was a wooden box covered entirely with gold. And placed inside the ark of covenant mercy was the golden jar with mystery-manna inside,[a] Aaron’s resurrection rod, which had sprouted, and the stone tablets engraved with the covenant laws. 5 On top of the lid of the ark were two cherubim, angels of splendor, with outstretched wings overshadowing the throne of mercy.[b] But now is not the time to discuss further the significant details of these things.
6 So with this prescribed pattern of worship the priests would routinely go in and out of the first chamber to perform their religious duties.