Leviticus 16:2 NIV

2 The LORD said to Moses: “Tell your brother Aaron that he is not to come whenever he chooses into the Most Holy Place behind the curtain in front of the atonement cover on the ark, or else he will die. For I will appear in the cloud over the atonement cover.

References for Leviticus 16:2

Study tools for Leviticus 16:2

  • a 16:3 - Or "purification offering" ; here and throughout this chapter
  • b 16:8 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain; also in verses 10 and 26.
  • c 16:29 - Or "must fast" ; also in verse 31