26 The priest is then to take a handful of the grain offering as a memoriala offering and burn it on the altar; after that, he is to have the woman drink the water.

References for Numbers 5:26

    • k 5:26 - Or "representative"
      27 If she has made herself impure and been unfaithful to her husband, this will be the result: When she is made to drink the water that brings a curse and causes bitter suffering, it will enter her, her abdomen will swell and her womb will miscarry, and she will become a curse.
      28 If, however, the woman has not made herself impure, but is clean, she will be cleared of guilt and will be able to have children.
      29 “ ‘This, then, is the law of jealousy when a woman goes astray and makes herself impure while married to her husband,

      References for Numbers 5:29

        • 35 5:29 - S ver 19
          30 or when feelings of jealousy come over a man because he suspects his wife. The priest is to have her stand before the LORD and is to apply this entire law to her.

          References for Numbers 5:30

            • 36 5:30 - S ver 14
              31 The husband will be innocent of any wrongdoing, but the woman will bear the consequences of her sin.’ ”

              References for Numbers 5:31