Leviticus 23:10-20 NIV

10 "Speak to the Israelites and say to them: 'When you enter the land I am going to give you1 and you reap its harvest,2 bring to the priest a sheaf3 of the first grain you harvest.4

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11 He is to wave the sheaf before the LORD 5 so it will be accepted6 on your behalf; the priest is to wave it on the day after the Sabbath.

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12 On the day you wave the sheaf, you must sacrifice as a burnt offering to the LORD a lamb a year old7 without defect,8

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13 together with its grain offering9 of two-tenths of an ephaha10 of fine flour mixed with oil--an offering made to the LORD by fire, a pleasing aroma--and its drink offering11 of a quarter of a hinb of wine.12

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    • a 23:13 - That is, probably about 4 quarts (about 4.5 liters); also in verse 17
    • b 23:13 - That is, probably about 1 quart (about 1 liter)
      14 You must not eat any bread, or roasted or new grain,13 until the very day you bring this offering to your God.14 This is to be a lasting ordinance for the generations to come,15 wherever you live.

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      Feast of Weeks

      23:15-22pp -- Nu 28:26-31; Dt 16:9-12

      15 " 'From the day after the Sabbath, the day you brought the sheaf of the wave offering, count off seven full weeks.

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          16 Count off fifty days up to the day after the seventh Sabbath,16 and then present an offering of new grain to the LORD.

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          17 From wherever you live, bring two loaves made of two-tenths of an ephah17 of fine flour, baked with yeast, as a wave offering of firstfruits18 to the LORD.

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              18 Present with this bread seven male lambs, each a year old and without defect, one young bull and two rams. They will be a burnt offering to the LORD, together with their grain offerings and drink offerings19--an offering made by fire, an aroma pleasing to the LORD.

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              19 Then sacrifice one male goat for a sin offering and two lambs, each a year old, for a fellowship offering.#fn

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                • c 23:19 - Traditionally "peace offering"
                  20 The priest is to wave the two lambs before the LORD as a wave offering,20 together with the bread of the firstfruits. They are a sacred offering to the LORD for the priest.

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