The lamp 

Light inside the tabernacle was very important, and the Lord wanted all of Israel involved in making sure there was light in the Holy Place

“And you shall command the children of Israel that they bring you pure oil of pressed olives for the light, to cause the lamp to burn continually. In the tabernacle of meeting, outside the veil which is before the Testimony, Aaron and his sons shall tend it from evening until morning before the LORD. It shall be a statute forever to their generations on behalf of the children of Israel” (Exodus 27:20-21).
The children of Israel provided the oil for the lamp, which meant that when they entered the Land of Canaan, they had to grow the trees, and do all that is involved in doing such, and they had to work to harvest the olives, and work to create the oil.
Then the priests took this precious substance and used it for the lamp, providing light the Holy Place, but since it was before the veil, it provided light for the Holy of Holies when the priest opened the veil to enter that sacred chamber.

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