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Leviticus 16:22 NLT

22 As the goat goes into the wilderness, it will carry all the people’s sins upon itself into a desolate land.

Study tools for Leviticus 16:22

  • a 16:6 - Or to make atonement for himself and his family; similarly in 16:11, 17b, 24, 34 .
  • b 16:7 - Hebrew Tent of Meeting; also in 16:16, 17, 20, 23, 33 .
  • c 16:10 - Or wilderness, it will make atonement for the people.
  • d 16:13 - Hebrew that is above the Testimony. The Hebrew word for “testimony” refers to the terms of the ’s covenant with Israel as written on stone tablets, which were kept in the Ark, and also to the covenant itself.
  • e 16:16 - Or make atonement for; similarly in 16:17a, 18, 20, 27, 33 .
  • f 16:29 - Hebrew On the tenth day of the seventh month. This day in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar occurred in September or October.
  • g 16:29 - Or must fast; also in 16:31 .
  • h 16:30 - Or atonement will be made for you, to purify you.
  • i 16:32 - Or atonement.