Numbers 6:18-27 NIV

18 " 'Then at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting, the Nazirite must shave off the hair that he dedicated.1 He is to take the hair and put it in the fire that is under the sacrifice of the fellowship offering.

References for Numbers 6:18

19 " 'After the Nazirite has shaved off the hair of his dedication, the priest is to place in his hands a boiled shoulder of the ram, and a cake and a wafer from the basket, both made without yeast.2

References for Numbers 6:19

20 The priest shall then wave them before the LORD as a wave offering;3 they are holy4 and belong to the priest, together with the breast that was waved and the thigh that was presented.5 After that, the Nazirite may drink wine.6

References for Numbers 6:20

21 " 'This is the law of the Nazirite7 who vows his offering to the LORD in accordance with his separation, in addition to whatever else he can afford. He must fulfill the vow8 he has made, according to the law of the Nazirite.' "

References for Numbers 6:21

      The Priestly Blessing

      22 The LORD said to Moses,

      References for Numbers 6:22

          23 "Tell Aaron and his sons, 'This is how you are to bless9 the Israelites. Say to them:

          References for Numbers 6:23

          24 " ' "The LORD bless you10 and keep you;11

          References for Numbers 6:24

          25 the LORD make his face shine upon you12 and be gracious to you;13

          References for Numbers 6:25

          26 the LORD turn his face14 toward you and give you peace.15" '

          References for Numbers 6:26

          27 "So they will put my name16 on the Israelites, and I will bless them."

          References for Numbers 6:27