Bible: Lev 4:3-12

For the Priest

4:3‘If the high priest 1  sins so that the people are guilty, 2  on account of the sin he has committed he must present a flawless young bull to the Lord 3  for a sin offering. 4  4:4 He must bring the bull to the entrance of the Meeting Tent before the Lord, lay his hand on the head of the bull, and slaughter the bull before the Lord. 4:5 Then that high priest must take some of the blood 5  of the bull and bring it to the Meeting Tent. 4:6 The priest must dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle 6  some of it 7  seven times before the Lord toward 8  the front of the veil-canopy 9  of the sanctuary. 4:7 The priest must put some of the blood on the horns of the altar of fragrant incense that is before the Lord in the Meeting Tent, and all the rest of the bull’s blood he must pour out at the base of the altar of burnt offering that is at the entrance of the Meeting Tent.

4:8‘Then he must take up all the fat from the sin offering bull: 10  the fat covering the entrails 11  and all the fat surrounding the entrails, 12  4:9 the two kidneys with the fat on their sinews, and the protruding lobe on the liver (which he is to remove along with the kidneys) 13  4:10 – just as it is taken from the ox of the peace offering sacrifice 14  – and the priest must offer them up in smoke on the altar of burnt offering. 4:11 But the hide of the bull, all its flesh along with its head and its legs, its entrails, and its dung 4:12 all the rest of the bull 15 he must bring outside the camp 16  to a ceremonially clean place, 17  to the fatty ash pile, 18  and he must burn 19  it on a wood fire; it must be burned on the fatty ash pile.

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