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Leviticus 17 LEB

The Place of Sacrifice

1 Then Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

References for Leviticus 17:1

      2 "Speak to Aaron and to his sons and to all the {Israelites}, and you shall say to them, 'This is the word that Yahweh has commanded, saying,

      References for Leviticus 17:2

        • b 17:2 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
          3 "{Any man} from the house of Israel who slaughters an ox or a sheep or a goat in the camp or who slaughters [it] {outside the camp}

          References for Leviticus 17:3

            • c 17:3 - Literally "A man a man"
            • d 17:3 - Literally "from an outside place of the camp"
              4 and he does not bring it to the tent of assembly's entrance to present an offering to Yahweh {before} Yahweh's tabernacle, then that man shall be accounted bloodguilty--he has poured out blood, and that man shall be cut off from the midst of his people.

              References for Leviticus 17:4

                • e 17:4 - Literally "to the faces of"
                • f 17:4 - Or "and"
                  5 [This is] so that the {Israelites} may bring their sacrifices that they are sacrificing {in the open field} and bring them for Yahweh to [the] tent of assembly's entrance to the priest, and they shall sacrifice fellowship offerings for Yahweh with them.

                  References for Leviticus 17:5

                    • g 17:5 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                    • h 17:5 - Literally "on the faces of the field"
                    • i 17:5 - Or "they shall bring"
                      6 And the priest shall sprinkle the blood on Yahweh's altar [at the] tent of assembly's entrance, and he shall {burn} the fat as an appeasing fragrance for Yahweh.

                      References for Leviticus 17:6

                        • j 17:6 - Literally "turn into smoke"
                          7 And {they may no longer sacrifice} their sacrifices to the goat-idols after which they were prostituting. This is {a lasting statute} for them {throughout} their generations." '

                          References for Leviticus 17:7

                            • k 17:7 - Literally "not they may sacrifice again"
                            • l 17:7 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                            • m 17:7 - Literally "to"

                              Instructions Against Eating Blood

                              8 "And you shall say to them, '[if there is] {anyone} from the house of Israel or from the alien who dwells in their midst who offers a burnt offering or a sacrifice

                              References for Leviticus 17:8

                                • n 17:8 - Literally "A man a man"
                                • o 17:8 - Or "and"
                                  9 and he does not bring it to [the] tent of assembly's entrance to {sacrifice} it for Yahweh, then that man shall be cut off from his people.

                                  References for Leviticus 17:9

                                    • p 17:9 - Literally "do" or "make"
                                    • q 17:9 - Or "and"
                                      10 And [if there is] {anyone} from the house of Israel or from the alien who is dwelling in their midst who eats any blood, then I will set my face against the person who eats the blood, and I will cut him off from among his people.

                                      References for Leviticus 17:10

                                          11 Indeed the flesh's life [is] in the blood, and I have given it to you on the altar to make atonement for your lives, because it [is] the blood with the life that makes atonement.

                                          References for Leviticus 17:11

                                              12 {Therefore} I said to the {Israelites}, '{None of you} may eat blood, nor may the alien who is dwelling in your midst eat blood.'

                                              References for Leviticus 17:12

                                                • v 17:12 - Literally "Unto thus"
                                                • w 17:12 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                • x 17:12 - Literally "all of individual self from you not"
                                                • y 17:12 - Or "and not"
                                                  13 "And [if there is] {anyone} from the {Israelites} or from the alien who is dwelling in their midst who hunts a wild game animal or a bird that may be eaten, then he shall pour out its blood, and he shall cover it with the soil.

                                                  References for Leviticus 17:13

                                                    • z 17:13 - Literally "a man a man"
                                                    • { 17:13 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                    • | 17:13 - Or "and"
                                                    • } 17:13 - Or "and"
                                                      14 Indeed, [the] life of all flesh, its blood, [is] in its life, so I said to the {Israelites}, 'You may not eat [the] blood of any flesh, because [the] life of all flesh [is] its blood; anyone who eats it must be cut off.'

                                                      References for Leviticus 17:14

                                                        • ~ 17:14 - Or "Because"
                                                        •  17:14 - Or "and"
                                                        • € 17:14 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                          15 "And [if there is] any person who eats a dead body or a mangled carcass, [whether] among the native or among the alien, then he shall wash his garments, and he shall wash [himself] with water, and he shall be unclean until the evening, and he shall be clean.

                                                          References for Leviticus 17:15

                                                            •  17:15 - Or "and"
                                                            • ‚ 17:15 - Or "and"
                                                            • ƒ 17:15 - Or "and"
                                                            • „ 17:15 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                              16 But if he does not wash [his garments] and he does not wash his body, then he shall bear his guilt."

                                                              References for Leviticus 17:16

                                                                • … 17:16 - Or "And"
                                                                • † 17:16 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                                • ‡ 17:16 - Or "and"

                                                                  Study tools for Leviticus 17

                                                                  • a 17:1 - Or "And"
                                                                  • b 17:2 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                  • c 17:3 - Literally "A man a man"
                                                                  • d 17:3 - Literally "from an outside place of the camp"
                                                                  • e 17:4 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                  • f 17:4 - Or "and"
                                                                  • g 17:5 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                  • h 17:5 - Literally "on the faces of the field"
                                                                  • i 17:5 - Or "they shall bring"
                                                                  • j 17:6 - Literally "turn into smoke"
                                                                  • k 17:7 - Literally "not they may sacrifice again"
                                                                  • l 17:7 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                  • m 17:7 - Literally "to"
                                                                  • n 17:8 - Literally "A man a man"
                                                                  • o 17:8 - Or "and"
                                                                  • p 17:9 - Literally "do" or "make"
                                                                  • q 17:9 - Or "and"
                                                                  • r 17:10 - Literally "a man a man"
                                                                  • s 17:10 - Or "and"
                                                                  • t 17:10 - Or "and"
                                                                  • u 17:11 - Or "Because"
                                                                  • v 17:12 - Literally "Unto thus"
                                                                  • w 17:12 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                  • x 17:12 - Literally "all of individual self from you not"
                                                                  • y 17:12 - Or "and not"
                                                                  • z 17:13 - Literally "a man a man"
                                                                  • { 17:13 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                  • | 17:13 - Or "and"
                                                                  • } 17:13 - Or "and"
                                                                  • ~ 17:14 - Or "Because"
                                                                  •  17:14 - Or "and"
                                                                  • € 17:14 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                  •  17:15 - Or "and"
                                                                  • ‚ 17:15 - Or "and"
                                                                  • ƒ 17:15 - Or "and"
                                                                  • „ 17:15 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                                  • … 17:16 - Or "And"
                                                                  • † 17:16 - The direct object is supplied from context in the English translation
                                                                  • ‡ 17:16 - Or "and"