Leviticus 4 LEB

Laws for Sin Offerings

1 Thena Yahweh spoke to Moses, saying,

References for Leviticus 4:1

    • ± 4:1 - Or "And"
      2 "Speak to the {Israelites},b saying, 'If a personc sins by an unintentional wrong from any of Yahweh's commands that should not be {violated},d and he {violates}e {any of them}f--

      References for Leviticus 4:2

        • ² 4:2 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
        • ³ 4:2 - Or "a soul"
        • ´ 4:2 - Literally "done"
        • µ 4:2 - Literally "does"
        • 4:2 - Literally "from one from them"; see NET
          3 if the anointed priest sins, {bringing guilt on the people},g then,h concerning the sin that he has {committed},i he shall bring {a young bull}j without defect for Yahweh as a sin offering.

          References for Leviticus 4:3

            • · 4:3 - Literally "to the guilt of the people"
            • ¸ 4:3 - Or "and"
            • ¹ 4:3 - Literally "sinned"
            • º 4:3 - Literally "a bull, a son of cattle"
              4 He shall bringk the bull to [the] tent of assembly's entrance before Yahweh, placel his hand on the bull's head, and slaughter the bull before Yahweh.

              References for Leviticus 4:4

                • » 4:4 - Or "And he shall bring"
                • ¼ 4:4 - Or "And place"
                  5 The anointed priestm shall take {some of}n the bull's blood and shall bring it to [the] tent of assembly,

                  References for Leviticus 4:5

                    • ½ 4:5 - Or "And the anointed priest"
                    • ¾ 4:5 - Literally "from"
                      6 and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood and shall spatter {some of}o the blood seven times before Yahweh in front of the sanctuary's curtain.

                      References for Leviticus 4:6

                        • ¿ 4:6 - Literally "from"
                          7 The priestp shall put {some of}q the blood on the horns of the altar of fragrant incense before Yahweh, which [is] in [the] tent of assembly, and all [the rest]r of the bull's blood he must pour out on the base of the altar of the burnt offering, which [is at the] entrance of [the] tent of assembly.

                          References for Leviticus 4:7

                            • À 4:7 - Or "And the priest"
                            • Á 4:7 - Literally "from"
                            • Â 4:7 - Implied by the context
                              8 " 'He must removes all the fat from the bull of the sin offering: the fat that covers the inner partst and all of the fat that [is] on the inner parts,u

                              References for Leviticus 4:8

                                • Ã 4:8 - Or "And he must remove"
                                • Ä 4:8 - Or "entrails"
                                • Å 4:8 - Or "entrails"
                                  9 the twov kidneys and the fat that [is] on them, and the liver's lobe [that] he must remove in addition to the kidneys--

                                  References for Leviticus 4:9

                                    • Æ 4:9 - Or "and the two"
                                      10 just as it is removed from the ox of the fellowship offerings' sacrifice--and the priest shall turn them into smoke on the altar of the burnt offering.
                                      11 Butw the bull's skin and its meat, in addition to its head, {its lower leg bones},x itsy inner parts,z and its offal--

                                      References for Leviticus 4:11

                                        • Ç 4:11 - Or "And"
                                        • È 4:11 - Literally "and in addition to its lower leg bones"
                                        • É 4:11 - Or "and its"
                                        • Ê 4:11 - Or "entrails"
                                          12 he shall carry{ all of the bull {outside the camp}| to a ceremonially clean place, to the fatty ashes' dump, and he shall burn it on wood in the fire; it must be burned up on the fatty ashes' dump.

                                          References for Leviticus 4:12

                                            • Ë 4:12 - Or "and he shall carry out"
                                            • Ì 4:12 - Literally "to from an outside place of the camp"
                                              13 " 'If} Israel's whole assembly did wrong unintentionally and the matter~ was concealed from the assembly's eyes, and they acted [against] {any of}€ Yahweh's commands that should not be {violated}, so that‚ they incur guilt,

                                              References for Leviticus 4:13

                                                • Í 4:13 - Or "And if"
                                                • Î 4:13 - Or "thing"
                                                • Ï 4:13 - Or "did"
                                                • Ð 4:13 - Literally "one from all of"
                                                • Ñ 4:13 - Literally "done"
                                                • Ò 4:13 - Or "and"
                                                  14 whenƒ the sin that they have {committed}„ against [that command]… becomes known, the assembly† shall present {a young bull}‡ as a sin offering, and they shall bring it before [the] tent of assembly.

                                                  References for Leviticus 4:14

                                                    • Ó 4:14 - Or "and"
                                                    • Ô 4:14 - Literally "sinned"
                                                    • Õ 4:14 - The 3fs pronominal suffix may refer to "one of Yahweh's commands"--"one" is also fs
                                                    • Ö 4:14 - Or "and the assembly"
                                                    • × 4:14 - Literally "a bull, a son of cattle"
                                                      15 And the elders of the community shall place their hands on the bull's head before Yahweh, and heˆ shall slaughter the bull before Yahweh.

                                                      References for Leviticus 4:15

                                                        • Ø 4:15 - Or "someone"; see NET--the 3ms refers to either one of the elders or the priest
                                                          16 Then the anointed priest shall bring {some of}‰ the bull's blood to [the] tent of assembly,

                                                          References for Leviticus 4:16

                                                            • Ù 4:16 - Literally "from"
                                                              17 and the priest shall dip his finger inŠ the blood and shall spatter it seven times before Yahweh in front of the curtain.

                                                              References for Leviticus 4:17

                                                                • Ú 4:17 - Or "from"
                                                                  18 He must put‹ {some of}Œ the blood on the altar's horns before Yahweh {in the tent of assembly}, and all [the rest]Ž of the blood he must pour out on the base of the altar of the burnt offering, which [is at the] tent of assembly's entrance.

                                                                  References for Leviticus 4:18

                                                                    • Û 4:18 - Or "And he must put"
                                                                    • Ü 4:18 - Literally "from"
                                                                    • Ý 4:18 - Literally "which [is] in [the] tent of assembly"--the reference is to the altar
                                                                    • Þ 4:18 - Indicated by the context
                                                                      19 He must remove all its fat from it, and he shall turn [it] into smoke on the altar.

                                                                      References for Leviticus 4:19

                                                                        • ß 4:19 - Or "And he must remove"
                                                                          20 He shall do to the bull {just as}‘ he did to the sin offering's bull, so he must do to it. The priest’ shall make atonement for them, and {they will be forgiven}.“

                                                                          References for Leviticus 4:20

                                                                            • à 4:20 - Or "And he shall do"
                                                                            • á 4:20 - Literally "as that"
                                                                            • â 4:20 - Or "And the priest"
                                                                            • ã 4:20 - Literally "it shall be forgiven to them"
                                                                              21 He shall bring” [the rest of]• the bull {outside the camp},– and he shall burn it {just as}— he burned the first bull; it [is] the sin offering for the assembly.

                                                                              References for Leviticus 4:21

                                                                                • ä 4:21 - Or "And he shall bring out"
                                                                                • å 4:21 - Indicated by the context
                                                                                • æ 4:21 - Literally "to from an outside place of the camp"
                                                                                • ç 4:21 - Literally "as that"
                                                                                  22 " 'When a leader sins and commits˜ an unintentional wrong [against] {any of}™ the commands of Yahweh his God that should not be {violated},š so that› he incurs guilt,

                                                                                  References for Leviticus 4:22

                                                                                    • è 4:22 - Or "does"
                                                                                    • é 4:22 - Literally "one from all of"
                                                                                    • ê 4:22 - Literally "done"
                                                                                    • ë 4:22 - Or "and"
                                                                                      23 or his sin he has {committed}œ is made known to him, he shall bring {a male goat}ž without defect [as] his offering.

                                                                                      References for Leviticus 4:23

                                                                                        • ì 4:23 - Literally "sinned"
                                                                                        • í 4:23 - Or "and he shall bring" or "then he shall bring"
                                                                                        • î 4:23 - Literally "a he-goat of goats a male"
                                                                                          24 He shall placeŸ his hand on the he-goat's head and slaughter it in the place where he slaughtered the burnt offering before Yahweh; it [is] a sin offering.

                                                                                          References for Leviticus 4:24

                                                                                            • ï 4:24 - Or "And he shall place"
                                                                                              25 The priest  shall take {some of}¡ the sin offering's blood with his finger, and he shall put [it] on the horns of the altar of the burnt offering, and he must pour out [the rest of]¢ its blood on the base of the altar of the burnt offering.

                                                                                              References for Leviticus 4:25

                                                                                                • ð 4:25 - Or "And the priest"
                                                                                                • ñ 4:25 - Literally "from"
                                                                                                • ò 4:25 - Indicated by context
                                                                                                  26 He£ must turn all of its fat into smoke on the altar like the fat of the fellowship offerings' sacrifice, and the priest shall make atonement for him {because of}¤ his sin, and {he will be forgiven}.¥

                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 4:26

                                                                                                    • ó 4:26 - Or "And he"; the antecedent is the priest (cp. vv. 10, 31)
                                                                                                    • ô 4:26 - Literally "from"
                                                                                                    • õ 4:26 - Literally "it shall be forgiven to him"
                                                                                                      27 " 'If¦ {anyone}§ of the people of the land sins by an unintentional wrong by {violating}¨ one of Yahweh's commands that should not be {violated},© so thatª he incurs guilt,

                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 4:27

                                                                                                        • ö 4:27 - Or "And if"
                                                                                                        • ÷ 4:27 - Literally "a soul one"
                                                                                                        • ø 4:27 - Literally "doing"
                                                                                                        • ù 4:27 - Literally "done"
                                                                                                        • ú 4:27 - Or "and"
                                                                                                          28 or his sin he has {committed}« is made known to him, he shall bring¬ [as] his offering {a female goat without defect}­ [as] his offering for his sin that he {committed}.®

                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 4:28

                                                                                                            • û 4:28 - Literally "sinned"
                                                                                                            • ü 4:28 - Or "and he shall bring" or "then he shall bring"
                                                                                                            • ý 4:28 - Literally "a she-goat of goats without defect a female"
                                                                                                            • þ 4:28 - Literally "sinned"
                                                                                                              29 He shall place¯ his hand on the sin offering's head and slaughter the sin offering in the place of the burnt offering.

                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 4:29

                                                                                                                • ÿ 4:29 - Or "And he shall place"
                                                                                                                  30 The priest° shall take {some of}± its blood with his finger, and he shall put [it] on the horns of the altar of the burnt offering, and he must pour out all [the rest of]² its blood on the altar's base.

                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 4:30

                                                                                                                    • Ā 4:30 - Or "And the priest"
                                                                                                                    • ā 4:30 - Literally "from"
                                                                                                                    • Ă 4:30 - Indicated by context
                                                                                                                      31 He³ must remove all of its fat {just as}´ [the] fat was removed fromµ the fellowship offerings' sacrifice, and the priest shall turn [it] into smoke on the altar as an appeasing fragrance for Yahweh. The priest shall make atonement for him, and {he will be forgiven}.·

                                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 4:31

                                                                                                                        • ă 4:31 - Or "And he"
                                                                                                                        • Ą 4:31 - Literally "as that"
                                                                                                                        • ą 4:31 - Or "from on" or "from upon"
                                                                                                                        • Ć 4:31 - Or "And the priest"
                                                                                                                        • ć 4:31 - Literally "it shall be forgiven to him"
                                                                                                                          32 " 'But¸ if he brings a lamb [as] his offering for a sin offering, he must bring a female without defect.

                                                                                                                          References for Leviticus 4:32

                                                                                                                            • Ĉ 4:32 - Or "And"
                                                                                                                              33 He shall place¹ his hand on the sin offering's head, and he shall slaughter it as a sin offering in the place where he slaughtered the burnt offering.

                                                                                                                              References for Leviticus 4:33

                                                                                                                                • ĉ 4:33 - Or "And he shall place"
                                                                                                                                  34 The priestº shall take {some of}» the sin offering's blood with his finger, and he shall put [it] on the horns of the altar of the burnt offering, and he must pour out all [the rest]¼ of its blood on the altar's base.

                                                                                                                                  References for Leviticus 4:34

                                                                                                                                    • Ċ 4:34 - Or "And the priest"
                                                                                                                                    • ċ 4:34 - Literally "from"
                                                                                                                                    • Č 4:34 - Indicated by context
                                                                                                                                      35 He must remove½ all of its fat {just as}¾ the lamb's fat from the fellowship offerings' sacrifice was removed, and the priest shall turn them into smoke on the altar upon Yahweh's offerings made by fire; and the priest shall make atonement for him because of¿ his sin that he {committed},À and {he will be forgiven}.'"Á

                                                                                                                                      References for Leviticus 4:35

                                                                                                                                        • č 4:35 - Or "And he must remove"
                                                                                                                                        • Ď 4:35 - Literally "as that"
                                                                                                                                        • ď 4:35 - Or "for"
                                                                                                                                        • Đ 4:35 - Literally "sinned"
                                                                                                                                        • đ 4:35 - Literally "it will be forgiven to him"