" 'Or if a person touches anything ceremonially unclean--whether the carcasses of unclean wild animals or of unclean livestock or of unclean creatures that move along the ground3--even though he is unaware of it, he has become unclean4 and is guilty.
" 'Or if a person thoughtlessly takes an oath7 to do anything, whether good or evil8--in any matter one might carelessly swear about--even though he is unaware of it, in any case when he learns of it he will be guilty.
" 'If, however, he cannot afford24 two doves or two young pigeons,25 he is to bring as an offering for his sin a tenth of an ephaha26 of fine flour27 for a sin offering. He must not put oil or incense on it, because it is a sin offering.
In this way the priest will make atonement30 for him for any of these sins he has committed, and he will be forgiven. The rest of the offering will belong to the priest,31 as in the case of the grain offering.32' "
"When a person commits a violation and sins unintentionally33 in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, he is to bring to the LORD as a penalty34 a ram35 from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel.b36 It is a guilt offering.37
That is, about 2/5 ounce (about 11.5 grams)
He must make restitution38 for what he has failed to do in regard to the holy things, add a fifth of the value39 to that and give it all to the priest, who will make atonement for him with the ram as a guilt offering, and he will be forgiven.
He is to bring to the priest as a guilt offering42 a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value. In this way the priest will make atonement for him for the wrong he has committed unintentionally, and he will be forgiven.43