Numbers 5:5-10 TNIV

Restitution for Wrongs

5 The LORD said to Moses,

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      6 "Say to the Israelites: 'Any man or woman who wrongs another in any waya and so is unfaithful1 to the LORD is guilty2

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        • b 5:6 - Or "woman who commits any wrong common to humankind"
          7 and must confess3 the sin they have committed. They must make full restitution4 for the wrong they have done, add a fifth of the value to it and give it all to the person they have wronged.

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          8 But if that person has no close relative to whom restitution can be made for the wrong, the restitution belongs to the LORD and must be given to the priest, along with the ram5 with which atonement is made for the wrongdoer.6

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          9 All the sacred contributions the Israelites bring to a priest will belong to him.7

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          10 All sacred gifts belong to the donors, but what they give to the priest will belong to the priest.8' "

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