Leviticus 23:9

Offering the Firstfruits

9 The LORD said to Moses,

Leviticus 23:9 in Other Translations

9 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,
9 And the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
9 Then the LORD said to Moses,
9 God spoke to Moses:
9 The Lord spoke to Moses:

Leviticus 23:9 Meaning and Commentary

Leviticus 23:9

And the Lord spake unto Moses
At the same time, for what follow are the other feasts and holy convocations before spoken of: saying;
as follows.

Leviticus 23:9 In-Context

7 On the first day hold a sacred assembly and do no regular work.
8 For seven days present a food offering to the LORD. And on the seventh day hold a sacred assembly and do no regular work.’ ”
9 The LORD said to Moses,
10 “Speak to the Israelites and say to them: ‘When you enter the land I am going to give you and you reap its harvest, bring to the priest a sheaf of the first grain you harvest.
11 He is to wave the sheaf before the LORD so it will be accepted on your behalf; the priest is to wave it on the day after the Sabbath.
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