Numbers 5:7-17 ESV

7 1he shall confess his sin that he has committed.a2And he shall make full restitution for his wrong, adding a fifth to it and giving it to him to whom he did the wrong.

References for Numbers 5:7

    • g 5:7 - Hebrew they shall confess their sin that they have committed
      8 But if the man has no next of kin to whom restitution may be made for the wrong, the restitution for wrong shall go to the LORD for the priest, in addition to 3the ram of atonement with which atonement is made for him.

      References for Numbers 5:8

      9 And 4every contribution, all the holy donations of the people of Israel, which they bring to the priest, shall be his.
      10 Each one shall keep his holy donations: whatever anyone gives to the priest shall be his."

      A Test for Adultery

      11 And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,

      References for Numbers 5:11

          12 "Speak to the people of Israel, If any man's wife goes astray and breaks faith with him,
          13 if a man 5lies with her sexually, and it is hidden from the eyes of her husband, and she is undetected though she has defiled herself, and there is no witness against her, 6since she was not taken in the act,

          References for Numbers 5:13

          14 and if the spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife who has defiled herself, or if the spirit of jealousy comes over him and he is jealous of his wife, though she has not defiled herself,
          15 then the man shall bring his wife to the priest and bring the offering required of her, a tenth of an ephahb of barley flour. 7He shall pour no oil on it and put no frankincense on it, for it is a grain offering of jealousy, a grain offering of remembrance, 8bringing iniquity to remembrance.

          References for Numbers 5:15

            • h 5:15 - An ephah was about 3/5 bushel or 22 liters
              16 "And the priest shall bring her near and set her before the LORD.
              17 And the priest shall take holy water in an earthenware vessel and take some of the dust that is on the floor of the tabernacle and put it into the water.