Exodus 30:11-16 KJV

11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying ,
12 When thou takest the sum of the children of Israel after their number ,a then shall they give every man a ransom for his soul unto the LORD, when thou numberest them; that there be no plague among them, when thou numberest them.

References for Exodus 30:12

    • Á 30:12 - their number: Heb. them that are to be numbered
      13 This they shall give , every one that passeth among them that are numbered , half a shekel after the shekel of the sanctuary: (a shekel is twenty gerahs:) an half shekel shall be the offering of the LORD.
      14 Every one that passeth among them that are numbered , from twenty years old and above, shall give an offering unto the LORD.
      15 The rich shall not give more ,b and the poor shall not give less than half a shekel, when they give an offering unto the LORD, to make an atonement for your souls.

      References for Exodus 30:15

        • Â 30:15 - give more: Heb. multiply
          16 And thou shalt take the atonement money of the children of Israel, and shalt appoint it for the service of the tabernacle of the congregation; that it may be a memorial unto the children of Israel before the LORD, to make an atonement for your souls.