"Three times1 a year you are to celebrate a festival to me
"Celebrate the Feast of Unleavened Bread;2 for seven days eat bread made without yeast, as I commanded you. Do this at the appointed time in the month of Abib,3 for in that month you came out of Egypt. "No one is to appear before me empty-handed.416
"Celebrate the Feast of Harvest5 with the firstfruits6 of the crops you sow in your field. "Celebrate the Feast of Ingathering7 at the end of the year, when you gather in your crops from the field.817
"Three times9 a year all the men are to appear before the Sovereign LORD.
"Do not offer the blood of a sacrifice to me along with anything containing yeast.10 "The fat of my festival offerings must not be kept until morning.1119
"Bring the best of the firstfruits12 of your soil to the house of the LORD your God. "Do not cook a young goat in its mother's milk.