Leviticus 2 LEB

Laws for Grain Offerings

1 " 'When a persona brings a grain offering to Yahweh, his offering must be finely milled flour, and he must pour out oil on it and place frankincense on it.

References for Leviticus 2:1

    • … 2:1 - Or "a soul"
      2 And he shall bring it to the sons of Aaron, the priests, and heb shall take {his handful from its finely milled flour}c and from its oil in addition to all its frankincense. The priestd shall turn its token portion into smoke on the altar [as] an offering made [by] fire, [as] an appeasing fragrance for Yahweh.

      References for Leviticus 2:2

        • † 2:2 - That is, the priest--see v. 9
        • ‡ 2:2 - Literally "from there his handful from its finely milled flour"
        • ˆ 2:2 - Or "And the priest"
          3 The remaindere of the grain [offering] {belongs to}f Aaron and to his sons--{it is a most holy thing}g from the offerings made by fire forh Yahweh.

          References for Leviticus 2:3

            • ‰ 2:3 - Or "And the remainder"
            • Š 2:3 - Literally "for"
            • ‹ 2:3 - Literally "a holiness of holinesses"
            • Œ 2:3 - Hebrew "of"
              4 " 'But if you bring a grain offering of something oven-baked, [it must be of] finely milled flour [as] ring-shaped unleavened bread [mixed] with oil or wafers of unleavened bread smeared with oil.
              5 If your offering [is] a [grain] offering [baked] on ai flat baking pan, it must be finely milled flour, unleavened bread mixed with oil;

              References for Leviticus 2:5

                •  2:5 - Hebrew "the"
                  6 break it into pieces and pour out oil on it; it [is] a grain [offering].
                  7 " 'Ifj your offering [is] a grain [offering] [prepared in] a cooking pan, it must be [with] finely milled flour in oil.

                  References for Leviticus 2:7

                    • Ž 2:7 - Or "And if"
                      8 And you shall bring the grain [offering] that is made from these things to Yahweh, and [the offerer]k shall bring it to the priest, and he shall bring it to the altar.

                      References for Leviticus 2:8

                        •  2:8 - Changing from 2ms in the first verb to 3ms in the second verb apparently moves from general to specific; NET takes the second verb as an imperative ("Present it"), and NJPS translates it as an indefinite 3ms, making it passive ("it shall be brought")
                          9 And the priest shall take away from the grain [offering] its token portion, and he shall turn [it] into smoke on the altar [as] an offering made [by] fire, [as] an appeasing fragrance for Yahweh.
                          10 And the remainder of the grain [offering] {belongs to}l Aaron and to his sons--{it is a most holy thing}m from the offerings made by fire forn Yahweh.

                          References for Leviticus 2:10

                            •  2:10 - Literally "for"
                            • ‘ 2:10 - Literally "a holiness of holinesses"
                            • ’ 2:10 - Hebrew "of"
                              11 " 'Every grain [offering] youo bring to Yahweh must not be made of yeasted food, because you must not turn into smoke any yeast or any honey fromp an offering made by fire for Yahweh.

                              References for Leviticus 2:11

                                • “ 2:11 - The first time a plural 2m verb has been employed since 1:2
                                • ” 2:11 - Hebrew "from it"
                                  12 [As] an offering of [the] choicest portion, youq may bring them to Yahweh, but they must not be offered on the altar [as] an appeasing fragrance.

                                  References for Leviticus 2:12

                                    • • 2:12 - Another occurrence of the 2mp
                                      13 Also allr of your grain offerings you must season with salt; yous must not omit the salt of your God's covenant from your offering.

                                      References for Leviticus 2:13

                                        • – 2:13 - Or "And all"
                                        • — 2:13 - Or "and you"
                                          14 " 'And if you bring to Yahweh a grain [offering] of firstfruits, you must bring an ear of new grain roasted by fire, coarsely crushed ripe grain, [as] the grain [offering] of your firstfruits.
                                          15 And you shall put oil on it and place frankincense on it; it [is] a grain [offering].
                                          16 Thet priest shall turn into smoke its token portion from its coarsely crushed grain together with all of its frankincense--[it is] an offering made by fire for Yahweh.'"

                                          References for Leviticus 2:16

                                            • ˜ 2:16 - Or "And the"