Leviticus 3 NKJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 'When his offering is a sacrifice of a peace offering, if he offers it of the herd, whether male or female, he shall offer it without blemish before the Lord. 1 " 'If someone's offering is a fellowship offering, and he offers an animal from the herd, whether male or female, he is to present before the LORD an animal without defect.
2 And he shall lay his hand on the head of his offering, and kill it at the door of the tabernacle of meeting; and Aaron's sons, the priests, shall sprinkle the blood all around on the altar. 2 He is to lay his hand on the head of his offering and slaughter it at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting. Then Aaron's sons the priests shall sprinkle the blood against the altar on all sides.
3 Then he shall offer from the sacrifice of the peace offering an offering made by fire to the Lord. The fat that covers the entrails and all the fat that is on the entrails, 3 From the fellowship offering he is to bring a sacrifice made to the LORD by fire: all the fat that covers the inner parts or is connected to them,
4 the two kidneys and the fat that is on them by the flanks, and the fatty lobe attached to the liver above the kidneys, he shall remove; 4 both kidneys with the fat on them near the loins, and the covering of the liver, which he will remove with the kidneys.
5 and Aaron's sons shall burn it on the altar upon the burnt sacrifice, which is on the wood that is on the fire, as an offering made by fire, a sweet aroma to the Lord. 5 Then Aaron's sons are to burn it on the altar on top of the burnt offering that is on the burning wood, as an offering made by fire, an aroma pleasing to the LORD.
6 'If his offering as a sacrifice of a peace offering to the Lord is of the flock, whether male or female, he shall offer it without blemish. 6 " 'If he offers an animal from the flock as a fellowship offering to the LORD, he is to offer a male or female without defect.
7 If he offers a lamb as his offering, then he shall offer it before the Lord. 7 If he offers a lamb, he is to present it before the LORD.
8 And he shall lay his hand on the head of his offering, and kill it before the tabernacle of meeting; and Aaron's sons shall sprinkle its blood all around on the altar. 8 He is to lay his hand on the head of his offering and slaughter it in front of the Tent of Meeting. Then Aaron's sons shall sprinkle its blood against the altar on all sides.
9 Then he shall offer from the sacrifice of the peace offering, as an offering made by fire to the Lord, its fat and the whole fat tail which he shall remove close to the backbone. And the fat that covers the entrails and all the fat that is on the entrails, 9 From the fellowship offering he is to bring a sacrifice made to the LORD by fire: its fat, the entire fat tail cut off close to the backbone, all the fat that covers the inner parts or is connected to them,
10 the two kidneys and the fat that is on them by the flanks, and the fatty lobe attached to the liver above the kidneys, he shall remove; 10 both kidneys with the fat on them near the loins, and the covering of the liver, which he will remove with the kidneys.
11 and the priest shall burn them on the altar as food, an offering made by fire to the Lord. 11 The priest shall burn them on the altar as food, an offering made to the LORD by fire.
12 'And if his offering is a goat, then he shall offer it before the Lord. 12 " 'If his offering is a goat, he is to present it before the LORD.
13 He shall lay his hand on its head and kill it before the tabernacle of meeting; and the sons of Aaron shall sprinkle its blood all around on the altar. 13 He is to lay his hand on its head and slaughter it in front of the Tent of Meeting. Then Aaron's sons shall sprinkle its blood against the altar on all sides.
14 Then he shall offer from it his offering, as an offering made by fire to the Lord. The fat that covers the entrails and all the fat that is on the entrails, 14 From what he offers he is to make this offering to the LORD by fire: all the fat that covers the inner parts or is connected to them,
15 the two kidneys and the fat that is on them by the flanks, and the fatty lobe attached to the liver above the kidneys, he shall remove; 15 both kidneys with the fat on them near the loins, and the covering of the liver, which he will remove with the kidneys.
16 and the priest shall burn them on the altar as food, an offering made by fire for a sweet aroma; all the fat is the Lord's. 16 The priest shall burn them on the altar as food, an offering made by fire, a pleasing aroma. All the fat is the LORD's.
17 'This shall be a perpetual statute throughout your generations in all your dwellings: you shall eat neither fat nor blood.' " 17 " 'This is a lasting ordinance for the generations to come, wherever you live: You must not eat any fat or any blood.' "