Numbers 15:1

Supplementary Offerings

1 The LORD said to Moses,

Numbers 15:1 in Other Translations

1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,
1 The LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
1 Then the LORD told Moses,
1 God spoke to Moses:
1 The Lord instructed Moses:

Numbers 15:1 Meaning and Commentary

Numbers 15:1

The Lord spake unto Moses
After the murmurings of the Israelites by reason of the spies, ( Numbers 14:2 ) ; and their being threatened with a consumption of them in the wilderness on that account, ( Numbers 14:12 ) ; and their defeat at Hormah, ( Numbers 14:45 ) : and lest their posterity should be discouraged, and despair of ever enjoying the good land:

as follows.

Numbers 15:1 In-Context

1 The LORD said to Moses,
2 “Speak to the Israelites and say to them: ‘After you enter the land I am giving you as a home
3 and you present to the LORD food offerings from the herd or the flock, as an aroma pleasing to the LORD—whether burnt offerings or sacrifices, for special vows or freewill offerings or festival offerings—
4 then the person who brings an offering shall present to the LORD a grain offering of a tenth of an ephah of the finest flour mixed with a quarter of a hin of olive oil.
5 With each lamb for the burnt offering or the sacrifice, prepare a quarter of a hin of wine as a drink offering.
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