They must confess their sin and make full restitution for what they have done, adding an additional 20 percent and returning it to the person who was wronged.
But if the person who was wronged is dead, and there are no near relatives to whom restitution can be made, the payment belongs to the and must be given to the priest. Those who are guilty must also bring a ram as a sacrifice, and they will be purified and made right with the .
References for Numbers 5:8
All the sacred offerings that the Israelites bring to a priest will belong to him.
Each priest may keep all the sacred donations that he receives.”
And the said to Moses,
“Give the following instructions to the people of Israel. “Suppose a man’s wife goes astray, and she is unfaithful to her husband
and has sex with another man, but neither her husband nor anyone else knows about it. She has defiled herself, even though there was no witness and she was not caught in the act.
If her husband becomes jealous and is suspicious of his wife and needs to know whether or not she has defiled herself,
the husband must bring his wife to the priest. He must also bring an offering of two quarts of barley flour to be presented on her behalf. Do not mix it with olive oil or frankincense, for it is a jealousy offering—an offering to prove whether or not she is guilty.
References for Numbers 5:15
“The priest will then present her to stand trial before the .
He must take some holy water in a clay jar and pour into it dust he has taken from the Tabernacle floor.