“Say to Aaron: ‘For the generations to come none of your descendants who has a defect may come near to offer the food of his God.
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No man who has any defect may come near: no man who is blind or lame, disfigured or deformed;
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no man with a crippled foot or hand,
or who is a hunchback or a dwarf, or who has any eye defect, or who has festering or running sores or damaged testicles.
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No descendant of Aaron the priest who has any defect is to come near to present the food offerings to the LORD. He has a defect; he must not come near to offer the food of his God.
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He may eat the most holy food of his God, as well as the holy food;
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yet because of his defect, he must not go near the curtain or approach the altar, and so desecrate my sanctuary. I am the LORD, who makes them holy.’ ”
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