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Leviticus 16:21 ESV

21 And Aaron shall lay both his hands on the head of the live goat, and confess over it all the iniquities of the people of Israel, and all their transgressions, all their sins. And he shall 1put them on the head of the goat and send it away into the wilderness by the hand of a man who is in readiness.

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  • a 16:8 - The meaning of Azazel is uncertain; possibly the name of a place or a demon, traditionally a scapegoat; also verses 10, 26
  • b 16:29 - Or shall fast; also verse 31