Leviticus 23 LEB

Yahweh’s Feasts

1 Thena Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

References for Leviticus 23:1

    • չ 23:1 - Or "And"
      2 "Speak to the {Israelites},b and say to them, 'The festivals of Yahweh that you shall proclaim [are] holy assemblies; these [are] my appointed times.

      References for Leviticus 23:2

        • պ 23:2 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"

          Yahweh’s Sabbath

          3 " '[For] six days work is to be done, and on the seventh day [shall be] {a Sabbath of complete rest},c a holy assembly; you shall not do any work; it [shall be] a Sabbath for Yahweh in all your dwellings.

          References for Leviticus 23:3

            • ջ 23:3 - 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

              The Passover

              4 " 'These [are] Yahweh's appointed times, holy assemblies, which you shall proclaim atd their appointed time

              References for Leviticus 23:4

                  5 In the first month, on the fourteenth of the month at the evening [is] Yahweh's Passover.
                  6 And on the fifteenth day of this month [is] Yahweh's Feast of Unleavened Bread; [for] seven days you shall eat unleavened bread.
                  7 On the first day [there] shall be a holy assembly for you; you shall not do {any regular work}.e

                  References for Leviticus 23:7

                    • ս 23:7 - Literally "all work of labor"
                      8 And you shall present an offering for Yahweh made by fire [for] seven days; on the seventh day [there shall be] a holy assembly; you shall not do {any regular work}.'"f

                      References for Leviticus 23:8

                        • վ 23:8 - Literally "all work of labor"

                          The Feast of Firstfruits

                          9 Theng Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

                          References for Leviticus 23:9

                            • տ 23:9 - Or "And"
                              10 "Speak to the {Israelites},h and say to them, 'When you come to the land that I [am about] to give to you and you reap its harvest, theni you shall bring a sheaf of the firstfruit of your harvest to the priest.

                              References for Leviticus 23:10

                                • ր 23:10 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                • ց 23:10 - Or "and"
                                  11 And he shall wave the sheaf {before}j Yahweh for your acceptance; the priest shall wave it {on the day after}k the Sabbath.

                                  References for Leviticus 23:11

                                    • ւ 23:11 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                    • փ 23:11 - Literally "from the next day of"
                                      12 And on the day of your waving the sheaf you shall {offer}l a {yearling}m male lamb without defect as a burnt offering to Yahweh.

                                      References for Leviticus 23:12

                                        • ք 23:12 - Or "sacrifice"; literally "do" or "make"
                                        • օ 23:12 - Literally "a son of its year"
                                          13 And its grain offering [shall be] two-tenths [of an ephah]n of finely milled flour mixed with oil, an offering made by fire for Yahweh, an appeasing fragrance; and its libation [shall be] a fourth of a hino of wine.

                                          References for Leviticus 23:13

                                            • ֆ 23:13 - Supplied by context
                                            • և 23:13 - Hebrew "the hin"
                                              14 And you shall not eat bread orp roasted grain orq ripe grain until {this very same day},r until you present your God's offering. [This must be] {a lasting statute}s for your generations in all your dwellings.

                                              References for Leviticus 23:14

                                                • ֈ 23:14 - Or "and"
                                                • ։ 23:14 - Or "and"
                                                • ֊ 23:14 - Literally "the exactly of this day"
                                                • ֋ 23:14 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"

                                                  The Feast of Weeks

                                                  15 " 'And you shall count for yourselves {from the day after}t the Sabbath, from the day of your bringing the wave offering's sheaf--[there] shall be seven full weeks.

                                                  References for Leviticus 23:15

                                                    • ֌ 23:15 - Literally "from the next day of"
                                                      16 Until {the day after}u the seventh Sabbath you shall count fifty days; thenv you shall present a new grain offering for Yahweh.

                                                      References for Leviticus 23:16

                                                        • ֍ 23:16 - Literally "from the next day of"
                                                        • ֎ 23:16 - Or "and"
                                                          17 You shall bring from your dwellings for a wave offering two [loaves of] bread {made with}w two-tenths [of an ephah]x of finely milled flour; they must be baked with leaven--[the] firstfruits {belonging to}y Yahweh.

                                                          References for Leviticus 23:17

                                                            • ֏ 23:17 - Literally "they shall be"
                                                            • ֐ 23:17 - Supplied by context
                                                            • ֑ 23:17 - Literally "to"
                                                              18 And, in addition to the bread, you shall present seven {yearling}z male lambs without defects and one {young bull}{ and two rams--they shall be a burnt offering for Yahweh with| their grain offering and their libations, an offering made by fire, an appeasing fragrance for Yahweh.

                                                              References for Leviticus 23:18

                                                                • ֒ 23:18 - Literally "a son of its year"
                                                                • ֓ 23:18 - Literally "a bull a son of cattle"
                                                                • ֔ 23:18 - Or "and"
                                                                  19 And you shall {offer}} one he-goat as a sin offering and two {yearling}~ male lambs as a sacrifice of fellowship offerings

                                                                  References for Leviticus 23:19

                                                                    • ֕ 23:19 - Or "sacrifice"; literally "do" or "make"
                                                                    • ֖ 23:19 - Literally "a son of its year"
                                                                      20 And the priest shall wave them with the bread of the firstfruits [as] a wave offering {before} Yahweh; in addition to [the] two male lambs, they shall be holy for Yahweh for the priest.

                                                                      References for Leviticus 23:20

                                                                        • ֗ 23:20 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                          21 And {you shall make a proclamation}€ on {this very same day}; it shall be a holy assembly for you; you shall not do {any regular work};‚ [this is] a {lasting statute}ƒ in all your dwellings throughout„ your generations

                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:21

                                                                            • ֘ 23:21 - Literally "you shall proclaim"
                                                                            • ֙ 23:21 - Literally "the exactly of this day"
                                                                            • ֚ 23:21 - Literally "all work of labor"
                                                                            • ֛ 23:21 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                            • ֜ 23:21 - Or "for"
                                                                              22 And when you… reap the harvest of your† land, you‡ must not finish the edge of yourˆ field at your reaping, and you‰ must not glean the remnants of yourŠ harvest--you‹ shall leave them behind for the needy and for the alien; I [am] Yahweh yourŒ God.'"

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                                                                                  The Feast of Trumpets

                                                                                  23 Then Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

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                                                                                      24 "Speak to the {Israelites},Ž saying, 'In the seventh month, on [the] first [day] of the month, {you must have} a rest period, a remembrance of [the trumpet] blast, a holy assembly.

                                                                                      References for Leviticus 23:24

                                                                                        • ֦ 23:24 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                                        • ֧ 23:24 - Literally "it must be for yourselves"
                                                                                          25 You must not do {any regular work}, and you shall present an offering made by fire to Yahweh.'"

                                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:25

                                                                                            • ֨ 23:25 - Literally "all work of labor"

                                                                                              The Day of Atonement

                                                                                              26 Then‘ Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

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                                                                                                  27 "Surely the Day of Atonement [is] on the tenth [day] of the seventh month; it shall be a holy assembly for you, and you shall deny yourselves, and you shall present an offering made by fire to Yahweh.
                                                                                                  28 And you must not do {any regular work}’ on {this very same day},“ because it [is] the Day of Atonement to make atonement for you {before}” Yahweh your God.

                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 23:28

                                                                                                    • ֪ 23:28 - Literally "all work of labor"
                                                                                                    • ֫ 23:28 - Literally "the exactly of this day"
                                                                                                    • ֬ 23:28 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                                                      29 If [there is] any person who does not deny [himself] on {this very same day},• then– he shall be cut off from his people.

                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 23:29

                                                                                                        • ֭ 23:29 - Literally "the exactly of this day"
                                                                                                        • ֮ 23:29 - Or "and"
                                                                                                          30 As for— any person who does any work on {this very same day},˜ I will exterminate that person from the midst of his people.

                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:30

                                                                                                            • ֯ 23:30 - Or "And"
                                                                                                            • ְ 23:30 - Literally "the exactly of this day"
                                                                                                              31 You must not do any work; [it is] a {lasting statute}™ throughout your generations in all your dwellings.

                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 23:31

                                                                                                                • ֱ 23:31 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                                                                  32 It [is] {a Sabbath of complete rest}š for you, and you shall deny yourselves on the ninth [day] of the month in the evening--from evening to evening you must observe your [extraordinary]› Sabbath."

                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 23:32

                                                                                                                    • ֲ 23:32 - 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
                                                                                                                    • ֳ 23:32 - Supplied from the immediate context within this verse

                                                                                                                      The Feast of Booths

                                                                                                                      33 Thenœ Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

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                                                                                                                          34 "Speak to the {Israelites}, saying, 'On the fifteenth day of the seventh month, this [shall be] the Feast of Booths [for] seven days for Yahweh.

                                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:34

                                                                                                                            • ֵ 23:34 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                                                                              35 On the first day [there shall be] a holy assembly; you must not do any {regular work}.ž

                                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 23:35

                                                                                                                                • ֶ 23:35 - Literally "work of labor"
                                                                                                                                  36 [For] seven days you must present an offering made by fire to Yahweh. On the eighth day it shall be a holy assembly for you, and you shall present an offering made by fire to Yahweh; it [is] a celebration; you must not do {any regular work}.Ÿ

                                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 23:36

                                                                                                                                    • ַ 23:36 - Literally "all work of labor"

                                                                                                                                      Summary

                                                                                                                                      37 " 'These [are] Yahweh's festivals, which you must proclaim, holy assemblies to present an offering made by fire to Yahweh--burnt offering and grain offering, sacrifice and libations, {each on its proper day} --

                                                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 23:37

                                                                                                                                        • ָ 23:37 - Literally "a thing of a day on its day"
                                                                                                                                          38 {besides}¡ Yahweh's Sabbaths and {besides}¢ your gifts and {besides}£ your vows and {besides}¤ all your freewill offerings that you give to Yahweh.

                                                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:38

                                                                                                                                            • ֹ 23:38 - Literally "from to alone"
                                                                                                                                            • ֺ 23:38 - Literally "from to alone"
                                                                                                                                            • ֻ 23:38 - Literally "from to alone"
                                                                                                                                            • ּ 23:38 - Literally "from to alone"
                                                                                                                                              39 " 'Surely on the fifteenth day of the seventh month, at your gathering the land's produce, you shall hold Yahweh's festival for seven days; on the first day [there shall be] a rest period and on the eighth day a rest period.
                                                                                                                                              40 And on the first day you shall take for yourselves the first fruit of majestic trees, branches of palm trees and branches¥ of a leafy tree and of a brook's poplar trees, and you shall rejoice {before}¦ Yahweh your God [for] seven days.

                                                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 23:40

                                                                                                                                                • ֽ 23:40 - Collective singular
                                                                                                                                                • ־ 23:40 - Literally "to the faces of"
                                                                                                                                                  41 And you must hold it [as] a festival for Yahweh [for] seven days in the year; [it shall be] a {lasting statute}§ throughout your generations; in the seventh month you must hold it.

                                                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 23:41

                                                                                                                                                    • ֿ 23:41 - Literally "a statute of eternity" or "a statute of long duration"
                                                                                                                                                      42 You must live in the booths [for] seven days; all the natives in Israel must live in the booths,
                                                                                                                                                      43 so that your generations shall know that I made the {Israelites}¨ live in booths when I brought them from the land of Egypt; I [am] Yahweh your God.'"

                                                                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 23:43

                                                                                                                                                        • ׀ 23:43 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                                                                                                                                          44 Thus© Moses announced to the {Israelites}ª Yahweh's appointed times.

                                                                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 23:44

                                                                                                                                                            • ׁ 23:44 - Or "And"
                                                                                                                                                            • ׂ 23:44 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"