Leviticus 22:4-6 NIV

4 " 'If a descendant of Aaron has an infectious skin diseasea or a bodily discharge,1 he may not eat the sacred offerings until he is cleansed. He will also be unclean if he touches something defiled by a corpse2 or by anyone who has an emission of semen,

References for Leviticus 22:4

    • a 22:4 - Traditionally "leprosy"; the Hebrew word was used for various diseases affecting the skin--not necessarily leprosy.
      5 or if he touches any crawling thing3 that makes him unclean, or any person4 who makes him unclean, whatever the uncleanness may be.

      References for Leviticus 22:5

      6 The one who touches any such thing will be unclean5 till evening.6 He must not eat any of the sacred offerings unless he has bathed himself with water.7

      References for Leviticus 22:6