Leviticus 16 LEB

The Day of Atonement

1 Thena Yahweh spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron's two sons, when they had come near {before}b Yahweh and they died.

References for Leviticus 16:1

    • Ϯ 16:1 - Or "And"
    • ϯ 16:1 - Literally "before faces of"
      2 And Yahweh said to Moses, "Tellc your brother Aaron [that] he should not enter at any time into the sanctuary {behind}d the curtain {in front of}e the atonement cover that [is] on the ark, so that he might not die, because I appear in the cloud over the atonement cover.

      References for Leviticus 16:2

        • ϰ 16:2 - Or "Speak to"
        • ϱ 16:2 - Literally "from the interior/inside to"
        • ϲ 16:2 - Literally "to the faces of"
          3 "Aaron must enter the sanctuary with this: {a young bull}f as a sin offering and a ram as a burnt offering.

          References for Leviticus 16:3

            • ϳ 16:3 - Literally "a bull a son of cattle"
              4 He must put on {a holy linen tunic},g and linen undergarments must be on his body, and he must fasten [himself]h with a linen sash, and he must wrap a linen turban around [his head]i--they [are] holy garments, and he shall wash his body with water, thenj he shall put them on.

              References for Leviticus 16:4

                • ϴ 16:4 - Literally "a tunic of linen of holiness"
                • ϵ 16:4 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                • ϶ 16:4 - Supplied from context in the English translation
                • Ϸ 16:4 - Or "and"
                  5 And he must take from the {Israelites}'k community two he-goats as a sin offering and one ram as a burnt offering.

                  References for Leviticus 16:5

                    • ϸ 16:5 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                      6 "And Aaron shall present the sin offering's bull, which [is] for himself, and so he shall make atonement for himself and for his family.
                      7 And he shall take the two goats, and he shall present them {before}l Yahweh [at the] tent of assembly's entrance.

                      References for Leviticus 16:7

                        • Ϲ 16:7 - Literally "to the faces of"
                          8 Thenm Aaron shall cast lots for the two goats: one lot for Yahweh and one for Azazel.

                          References for Leviticus 16:8

                            • Ϻ 16:8 - Or "And"
                              9 And Aaron shall present the goat on which the lot for Yahweh fell, and he shall {sacrifice}n it [as] a sin offering.

                              References for Leviticus 16:9

                                • ϻ 16:9 - Literally "do" or "make"
                                  10 Buto he must present alive {before}p Yahweh the goat on which the lot for Azazel fell to make atonement for himself, to send it away into the desert to Azazel.

                                  References for Leviticus 16:10

                                    • ϼ 16:10 - Or "And"
                                    • Ͻ 16:10 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                      11 "And Aaron shall present the sin offering's bull, which [is] for himself, and so he shall make atonement for himself and for his family; thenq he shall slaughter the sin offering's bull, which [is] for himself.

                                      References for Leviticus 16:11

                                          12 And he shall take ar censer full of {burning charcoal}s from upon the altar from {before}t Yahweh and {two handfuls}u of incense of powdered fragrant perfumes, and he shall bring [it] {from behind}v the curtain,

                                          References for Leviticus 16:12

                                            • Ͽ 16:12 - Hebrew "the"
                                            • Ѐ 16:12 - Literally "burning charcoal of fire"
                                            • Ё 16:12 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                            • Ђ 16:12 - Literally "the fullness of the hollow of his hands"
                                            • Ѓ 16:12 - Literally "from the interior/inside of"
                                              13 and he shall put the incense on the fire {before}w Yahweh so that the cloud of incense might cover the atonement cover, which [is] on the {covenant text},x so that he might not die.

                                              References for Leviticus 16:13

                                                • Є 16:13 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                • Ѕ 16:13 - Literally "testimony"
                                                  14 And he shall take {some of}y the bull's blood, and he shall spatter [it]z with his finger on the atonement cover's surface on the eastern [side], and {before}{ the atonement cover he shall spatter {some of}| the blood with his finger seven times.

                                                  References for Leviticus 16:14

                                                    • І 16:14 - Literally "from"
                                                    • Ї 16:14 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                    • Ј 16:14 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                    • Љ 16:14 - Literally "from"
                                                      15 "And he shall slaughter the sin offering's goat, which [is] for the people, and he shall bring its blood {from behind}} the curtain, and he shall do with its blood as that which he did with~ the bull's blood, and he shall spatter it on the atonement cover and {before} the atonement cover.

                                                      References for Leviticus 16:15

                                                        • Њ 16:15 - Literally "from the interior/inside of"
                                                        • Ћ 16:15 - Hebrew "to"
                                                        • Ќ 16:15 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                          16 Thus€ he shall make atonement for the sanctuary from the {Israelites}' impurities and from their transgressions for all their sins; and so he must do for [the] tent of assembly, which dwells with them in the midst of their impurities.

                                                          References for Leviticus 16:16

                                                            • Ѝ 16:16 - Or "And"
                                                            • Ў 16:16 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                              17 And {no person}‚ shall be in [the] tent of assembly when he enters to make atonement in the sanctuary until he comes out, and so he shall make atonement for himself and for his family and for all of Israel's assembly.

                                                              References for Leviticus 16:17

                                                                • Џ 16:17 - Literally "any man not"
                                                                  18 "Thenƒ he shall go out to the altar that [is] {before}„ Yahweh, and he shall make atonement for it; and he shall take {some of}… the bull's blood and {some of}† the goat's blood, and he shall put [it]‡ all around on the altar's horns.

                                                                  References for Leviticus 16:18

                                                                    • А 16:18 - Or "And"
                                                                    • Б 16:18 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                    • В 16:18 - Literally "from"
                                                                    • Г 16:18 - Literally "from"
                                                                    • Д 16:18 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                                      19 And he shall spatter {some of}ˆ the blood on it seven times with his finger, and he shall cleanse it and consecrate‰ it from the {Israelites}'Š impurities.

                                                                      References for Leviticus 16:19

                                                                        • Е 16:19 - Literally "from"
                                                                        • Ж 16:19 - Literally "he shall consecrate"
                                                                        • З 16:19 - Literally "of the sons/children of Israel"
                                                                          20 "And he shall finish making atonement [for] the sanctuary and [the] tent of assembly and the altar; then‹ he shall present the living goat.

                                                                          References for Leviticus 16:20

                                                                              21 And Aaron shall place his two hands on the living goat's head, and he shall confess over it all the {Israelites}'Œ iniquities and all their transgressions for all their sins, and he shall put them on the goat's head, and he shall send [it] away into the desert {with}Ž a man [standing] ready.

                                                                              References for Leviticus 16:21

                                                                                • Й 16:21 - Literally "of the sons/of the children of Israel"
                                                                                • К 16:21 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                                                • Л 16:21 - Literally "by [the] hand of"
                                                                                • М 16:21 - Or "at hand"
                                                                                  22 Thus the goat shall bear on it to {a barren region}‘ all their guilt, and he shall send the goat away into the desert.

                                                                                  References for Leviticus 16:22

                                                                                    • Н 16:22 - Or "And"
                                                                                    • О 16:22 - Literally "a land of separation" or "a land of infertility"
                                                                                      23 "And Aaron shall enter [the] tent of assembly, and he shall take off the linen garments that he put on at his coming to the sanctuary, and he shall leave them there.
                                                                                      24 And he shall wash his body with water in a holy place, and he shall put on his garments and go out and {sacrifice}’ his burnt offering and the people's burnt offering, and so he shall make atonement for himself and for people.

                                                                                      References for Leviticus 16:24

                                                                                        • П 16:24 - Literally "he shall do" or "he shall make"
                                                                                          25 And he must turn into smoke the sin offering's fat on the altar.
                                                                                          26 "And the person who sends out the goat for Azazel shall wash his garments, and he shall wash his body with water, and {afterward}“ he shall come to the camp.

                                                                                          References for Leviticus 16:26

                                                                                            • Р 16:26 - Literally "after thus"
                                                                                              27 And the sin offering's bull and the sin offering's goat, whose blood was brought to make atonement in the sanctuary, shall be brought {outside the camp},” and they shall burn their hide and their flesh and their offal in the fire.

                                                                                              References for Leviticus 16:27

                                                                                                • С 16:27 - Literally "to from an outside place of the camp"
                                                                                                  28 And the person who burns them shall wash his garments, and he shall wash his body with water, and {afterward}• he must come to the camp.

                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 16:28

                                                                                                    • Т 16:28 - Literally "after thus"
                                                                                                      29 "And this shall be {a lasting statute}– for you: in the seventh month, on the tenth of the month, you must deny yourselves and you must not do any work, [whether] the native or— the alien who is dwelling in your midst,

                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 16:29

                                                                                                        • У 16:29 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                                                        • Ф 16:29 - Or "and"
                                                                                                          30 because on this day he shall make atonement for you to cleanse you; you must be clean from all your sins {before}˜ Yahweh.

                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 16:30

                                                                                                            • Х 16:30 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                                                              31 It [is] {a Sabbath of complete rest}™ for you, and you shall deny yourselves--[it is] {a lasting statute}.š

                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 16:31

                                                                                                                • Ц 16:31 - Literally "a Sabbath of 'Sabbathation.'" "Sabbathation" is not a real word, but it is devised as an attempt to convey the sounds of the related nouns in the Hebrew phrase
                                                                                                                • Ч 16:31 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                                                                  32 And the priest who is anointed and who is {ordained}› to serve as a priest in place of his father shall make atonement; thusœ he shall put on the linen garments, the holy garments,

                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 16:32

                                                                                                                    • Ш 16:32 - Literally "filled his hand"
                                                                                                                    • Щ 16:32 - Or "and"
                                                                                                                      33 and he shall make atonement for the sanctuary's holy place, and he shall make atonement for [the] tent of assembly and the altar, and he shall make atonement for the priests and for all of the assembly's people.
                                                                                                                      34 And this shall be {a lasting statute} for you to make atonement for the {Israelites}ž one time in a year from all their sins."

                                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 16:34

                                                                                                                        • Ъ 16:34 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                                                                        • Ы 16:34 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"