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Leviticus 16

NLT 1 The spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron’s two sons, who died after they entered the ’s presence and burned the wrong kind of fire before him. NIV 1 The LORD spoke to Moses after the death of the two sons of Aaron who died when they approached the LORD. NLT 2 The said to Moses, “Warn your brother, Aaron, not to enter the Most Holy Place behind the inner curtain whenever he chooses; if he does, he will die. For the Ark’s cover—the place of atonement—is there, and I myself am present in the cloud above the atonement cover. NIV 2 The LORD said to Moses: "Tell your brother Aaron not to come whenever he chooses into the Most Holy Place behind the curtain in front of the atonement cover on the ark, or else he will die, because I appear in the cloud over the atonement cover. NLT 3 “When Aaron enters the sanctuary area, he must follow these instructions fully. He must bring a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering. NIV 3 "This is how Aaron is to enter the sanctuary area: with a young bull for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering. NLT 4 He must put on his linen tunic and the linen undergarments worn next to his body. He must tie the linen sash around his waist and put the linen turban on his head. These are sacred garments, so he must bathe himself in water before he puts them on. NIV 4 He is to put on the sacred linen tunic, with linen undergarments next to his body; he is to tie the linen sash around him and put on the linen turban. These are sacred garments; so he must bathe himself with water before he puts them on. NLT 5 Aaron must take from the community of Israel two male goats for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering. NIV 5 From the Israelite community he is to take two male goats for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering. NLT 6 “Aaron will present his own bull as a sin offering to purify himself and his family, making them right with the . NIV 6 "Aaron is to offer the bull for his own sin offering to make atonement for himself and his household. NLT 7 Then he must take the two male goats and present them to the at the entrance of the Tabernacle. NIV 7 Then he is to take the two goats and present them before the LORD at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting. NLT 8 He is to cast sacred lots to determine which goat will be reserved as an offering to the and which will carry the sins of the people to the wilderness of Azazel. NIV 8 He is to cast lots for the two goats--one lot for the LORD and the other for the scapegoat. NLT 9 Aaron will then present as a sin offering the goat chosen by lot for the . NIV 9 Aaron shall bring the goat whose lot falls to the LORD and sacrifice it for a sin offering. NLT 10 The other goat, the scapegoat chosen by lot to be sent away, will be kept alive, standing before the . When it is sent away to Azazel in the wilderness, the people will be purified and made right with the . NIV 10 But the goat chosen by lot as the scapegoat shall be presented alive before the LORD to be used for making atonement by sending it into the desert as a scapegoat. NLT 11 “Aaron will present his own bull as a sin offering to purify himself and his family, making them right with the . After he has slaughtered the bull as a sin offering, NIV 11 "Aaron shall bring the bull for his own sin offering to make atonement for himself and his household, and he is to slaughter the bull for his own sin offering. NLT 12 he will fill an incense burner with burning coals from the altar that stands before the . Then he will take two handfuls of fragrant powdered incense and will carry the burner and the incense behind the inner curtain. NIV 12 He is to take a censer full of burning coals from the altar before the LORD and two handfuls of finely ground fragrant incense and take them behind the curtain. NLT 13 There in the ’s presence he will put the incense on the burning coals so that a cloud of incense will rise over the Ark’s cover—the place of atonement—that rests on the Ark of the Covenant. If he follows these instructions, he will not die. NIV 13 He is to put the incense on the fire before the LORD, and the smoke of the incense will conceal the atonement cover above the Testimony, so that he will not die. NLT 14 Then he must take some of the blood of the bull, dip his finger in it, and sprinkle it on the east side of the atonement cover. He must sprinkle blood seven times with his finger in front of the atonement cover. NIV 14 He is to take some of the bull's blood and with his finger sprinkle it on the front of the atonement cover; then he shall sprinkle some of it with his finger seven times before the atonement cover. NLT 15 “Then Aaron must slaughter the first goat as a sin offering for the people and carry its blood behind the inner curtain. There he will sprinkle the goat’s blood over the atonement cover and in front of it, just as he did with the bull’s blood. NIV 15 "He shall then slaughter the goat for the sin offering for the people and take its blood behind the curtain and do with it as he did with the bull's blood: He shall sprinkle it on the atonement cover and in front of it. NLT 16 Through this process, he will purify the Most Holy Place, and he will do the same for the entire Tabernacle, because of the defiling sin and rebellion of the Israelites. NIV 16 In this way he will make atonement for the Most Holy Place because of the uncleanness and rebellion of the Israelites, whatever their sins have been. He is to do the same for the Tent of Meeting, which is among them in the midst of their uncleanness. NLT 17 No one else is allowed inside the Tabernacle when Aaron enters it for the purification ceremony in the Most Holy Place. No one may enter until he comes out again after purifying himself, his family, and all the congregation of Israel, making them right with the . NIV 17 No one is to be in the Tent of Meeting from the time Aaron goes in to make atonement in the Most Holy Place until he comes out, having made atonement for himself, his household and the whole community of Israel. NLT 18 “Then Aaron will come out to purify the altar that stands before the . He will do this by taking some of the blood from the bull and the goat and putting it on each of the horns of the altar. NIV 18 "Then he shall come out to the altar that is before the LORD and make atonement for it. He shall take some of the bull's blood and some of the goat's blood and put it on all the horns of the altar. NLT 19 Then he must sprinkle the blood with his finger seven times over the altar. In this way, he will cleanse it from Israel’s defilement and make it holy. NIV 19 He shall sprinkle some of the blood on it with his finger seven times to cleanse it and to consecrate it from the uncleanness of the Israelites. NLT 20 “When Aaron has finished purifying the Most Holy Place and the Tabernacle and the altar, he must present the live goat. NIV 20 "When Aaron has finished making atonement for the Most Holy Place, the Tent of Meeting and the altar, he shall bring forward the live goat. NLT 21 He will lay both of his hands on the goat’s head and confess over it all the wickedness, rebellion, and sins of the people of Israel. In this way, he will transfer the people’s sins to the head of the goat. Then a man specially chosen for the task will drive the goat into the wilderness. NIV 21 He is to lay both hands on the head of the live goat and confess over it all the wickedness and rebellion of the Israelites--all their sins--and put them on the goat's head. He shall send the goat away into the desert in the care of a man appointed for the task. NLT 22 As the goat goes into the wilderness, it will carry all the people’s sins upon itself into a desolate land. NIV 22 The goat will carry on itself all their sins to a solitary place; and the man shall release it in the desert. NLT 23 “When Aaron goes back into the Tabernacle, he must take off the linen garments he was wearing when he entered the Most Holy Place, and he must leave the garments there. NIV 23 "Then Aaron is to go into the Tent of Meeting and take off the linen garments he put on before he entered the Most Holy Place, and he is to leave them there. NLT 24 Then he must bathe himself with water in a sacred place, put on his regular garments, and go out to sacrifice a burnt offering for himself and a burnt offering for the people. Through this process, he will purify himself and the people, making them right with the . NIV 24 He shall bathe himself with water in a holy place and put on his regular garments. Then he shall come out and sacrifice the burnt offering for himself and the burnt offering for the people, to make atonement for himself and for the people. NLT 25 He must then burn all the fat of the sin offering on the altar. NIV 25 He shall also burn the fat of the sin offering on the altar. NLT 26 “The man chosen to drive the scapegoat into the wilderness of Azazel must wash his clothes and bathe himself in water. Then he may return to the camp. NIV 26 "The man who releases the goat as a scapegoat must wash his clothes and bathe himself with water; afterward he may come into the camp. NLT 27 “The bull and the goat presented as sin offerings, whose blood Aaron takes into the Most Holy Place for the purification ceremony, will be carried outside the camp. The animals’ hides, internal organs, and dung are all to be burned. NIV 27 The bull and the goat for the sin offerings, whose blood was brought into the Most Holy Place to make atonement, must be taken outside the camp; their hides, flesh and offal are to be burned up. NLT 28 The man who burns them must wash his clothes and bathe himself in water before returning to the camp. NIV 28 The man who burns them must wash his clothes and bathe himself with water; afterward he may come into the camp. NLT 29 “On the tenth day of the appointed month in early autumn, you must deny yourselves. Neither native-born Israelites nor foreigners living among you may do any kind of work. This is a permanent law for you. NIV 29 "This is to be a lasting ordinance for you: On the tenth day of the seventh month you must deny yourselves and not do any work--whether native-born or an alien living among you-- NLT 30 On that day offerings of purification will be made for you, and you will be purified in the ’s presence from all your sins. NIV 30 because on this day atonement will be made for you, to cleanse you. Then, before the LORD, you will be clean from all your sins. NLT 31 It will be a Sabbath day of complete rest for you, and you must deny yourselves. This is a permanent law for you. NIV 31 It is a sabbath of rest, and you must deny yourselves; it is a lasting ordinance. NLT 32 In future generations, the purification ceremony will be performed by the priest who has been anointed and ordained to serve as high priest in place of his ancestor Aaron. He will put on the holy linen garments NIV 32 The priest who is anointed and ordained to succeed his father as high priest is to make atonement. He is to put on the sacred linen garments NLT 33 and purify the Most Holy Place, the Tabernacle, the altar, the priests, and the entire congregation. NIV 33 and make atonement for the Most Holy Place, for the Tent of Meeting and the altar, and for the priests and all the people of the community. NLT 34 This is a permanent law for you, to purify the people of Israel from their sins, making them right with the once each year.” Moses followed all these instructions exactly as the had commanded him. NIV 34 "This is to be a lasting ordinance for you: Atonement is to be made once a year for all the sins of the Israelites." And it was done, as the LORD commanded Moses.