They slaughtered the passover lamb on the fourteenth day of the second month. The priests and the Levites were ashamed, and they sanctified themselves and brought burnt offerings into the house of the Lord.
They took their accustomed posts according to the law of Moses the man of God; the priests dashed the blood that they received a from the hands of the Levites.
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