And the LORDspake unto Moses and Aaron in the land of Egypt,saying ,
This month shall be unto you the beginning of months: it shall be the firstmonth of the year to you.
3Speak ye unto all the congregation of Israel,saying , In the tenth day of this month they shall take to them every man a lamb,a according to the house of their fathers, a lamb for an house:4
And if the householdbe too little for the lamb, let him and his neighbournext unto his housetake it according to the number of the souls; every manaccording to his eating shall make your count for the lamb.5
Your lamb shall be without blemish, a male of the firstyear: ye shall take it out from the sheep, or from the goats:6
And ye shall keep it up until the fourteenthday of the same month: and the wholeassembly of the congregation of Israel shall kill it inb the evening.