2 Tell your brother Aaron that he cannot come whenever he wants into the holy area inside the inner curtain, to the front of the cover that is on the chest, or else he will die, because I am present in the cloud above the cover.

References for Leviticus 16:2

    • a 16:2 - Or <i>mercy seat </i>or perhaps <i>reconciliation cover </i>(Heb <i>kapporet</i>)
    • b 16:2 - Or <i>I am seen </i>or <i>I appear</i>