Numbers 28:1-8 NIV

Daily Offerings

1 The LORD said to Moses,

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      2 "Give this command to the Israelites and say to them: 'See that you present to me at the appointed time1 the food2 for my offerings made by fire, as an aroma pleasing to me.'3

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      3 Say to them: 'This is the offering made by fire that you are to present to the LORD: two lambs a year old without defect,4 as a regular burnt offering each day.5

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      4 Prepare one lamb in the morning and the other at twilight,6

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      5 together with a grain offering7 of a tenth of an ephaha of fine flour8 mixed with a quarter of a hinb of oil9 from pressed olives.

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        • a 28:5 - That is, probably about 2 quarts (about 2 liters); also in verses 13, 21 and 29
        • b 28:5 - That is, probably about 1 quart (about 1 liter); also in verses 7 and 14
          6 This is the regular burnt offering10 instituted at Mount Sinai11 as a pleasing aroma, an offering made to the LORD by fire.12

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          7 The accompanying drink offering13 is to be a quarter of a hin of fermented drink14 with each lamb. Pour out the drink offering to the LORD at the sanctuary.15

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          8 Prepare the second lamb at twilight,16 along with the same kind of grain offering and drink offering that you prepare in the morning.17 This is an offering made by fire, an aroma pleasing to the LORD.18

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