Ezekiel 45:13-25 NIV

Offerings and Holy Days

13 " 'This is the special gift you are to offer: a sixth of an ephah from each homer of wheat and a sixth of an ephah from each homer of barley.

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      14 The prescribed portion of oil, measured by the bath, is a tenth of a bath from each cor (which consists of ten baths or one homer, for ten baths are equivalent to a homer).
      15 Also one sheep is to be taken from every flock of two hundred from the well-watered pastures of Israel. These will be used for the grain offerings, burnt offerings1 and fellowship offeringsa to make atonement2 for the people, declares the Sovereign LORD.

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        • j 45:15 - Traditionally "peace offerings"; also in verse 17
          16 All the people of the land will participate in this special gift for the use of the prince in Israel.
          17 It will be the duty of the prince to provide the burnt offerings, grain offerings and drink offerings at the festivals, the New Moons3 and the Sabbaths4--at all the appointed feasts of the house of Israel. He will provide the sin offerings, grain offerings, burnt offerings and fellowship offerings to make atonement for the house of Israel.5

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          18 " 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: In the first month6 on the first day you are to take a young bull without defect7 and purify the sanctuary.8

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          19 The priest is to take some of the blood of the sin offering and put it on the doorposts of the temple, on the four corners of the upper ledge9 of the altar10 and on the gateposts of the inner court.

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          20 You are to do the same on the seventh day of the month for anyone who sins unintentionally11 or through ignorance; so you are to make atonement for the temple.

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          21 " 'In the first month on the fourteenth day you are to observe the Passover,12 a feast lasting seven days, during which you shall eat bread made without yeast.

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          22 On that day the prince is to provide a bull as a sin offering for himself and for all the people of the land.13

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          23 Every day during the seven days of the Feast he is to provide seven bulls and seven rams14 without defect as a burnt offering to the LORD, and a male goat for a sin offering.15

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          24 He is to provide as a grain offering16 an ephah for each bull and an ephah for each ram, along with a hinb of oil for each ephah.17

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            • k 45:24 - That is, probably about 4 quarts (about 4 liters)
              25 " 'During the seven days of the Feast,18 which begins in the seventh month on the fifteenth day, he is to make the same provision for sin offerings, burnt offerings, grain offerings and oil.19

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