1611 King James Version (KJV)

Leviticus 8:3

“And gather thou all the Congregation together vnto the doore of the Tabernacle of the Congregation.”

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Other Translations

And gather thou all the congregation together unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
- King James Version

and assemble all the congregation at the doorway of the tent of meeting."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and assemble thou all the congregation at the door of the tent of meeting.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And let all the people come together at the door of the Tent of meeting.
- Basic English Bible

and gather all the assembly together at the entrance of the tent of meeting.
- Darby Bible

And assemble thou all the congregation to the door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
- Webster's Bible

and assemble all the congregation at the door of the Tent of Meeting."
- World English Bible

and all the company assemble thou unto the opening of the tent of meeting.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

and assemble thou all the congregation at the door of the tent of meeting.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 8:3

8:3 All the congregation - The elders who represented all, and as many of the people as would, and could get thither, that all might be witnesses both of Aaron's commission from God, and of his work and business.

Discussion for Leviticus 8

  • Sunday Oladimeji
    It is the anointing that makes the difference. O Lord anoint me for holiness sanctification in Jesus' name because without holiness, no one will see the Lord.
  • Desmond
    To me,Aaron took over from Moses because of Moses lack of willingness,where as Aaron though in the future failed,just like any other person,but he is always willing in heart to carry out tasks assigned him. So Aaron's character would be duplicated in his descendants after him.
  • Just Anne
    I'm just wondering how come God didn't choose Moses to be a high priest, why Aaron and not Moses...
  • Irene123
    Lev.8:7 - "And he put upon him the coat,.....and clothed him with the robe, and put the ephod upon him ....."; The garments that the high priest wore reflected his role as the symbol of Jesus our savior. The coat represented the MAN Jesus; the robe represented the DIVINE Jesus, and the ephod represented his giving of Himself as a sinless sacrifice. The ephod had the names of ALL God's people.
  • Robert
    I want to bring the attention of your readers to Leviticus Chapter 8:22-23. Moses under the anointing and unction of the holy spirit consecrated Aaron and his son with the blood. He symbolically anointing our High priest Jesus Christ hwwen christ was on the cross, the blood that came down from his head after the thorns were placed on his head, down to the tip of his ears. When he was sword went into his side, the blood came down from his sides and landed on his toes as we saw Moses did to Aaron and his son. Amazing how God demonstrated the action on the cross as far as then. compare the anointing of Aaron and his son with the the events on the cross. Leviticus 8:23 "And he slew it and Moses took of the blood of it, and put it upon the tip of Aaron 's right ear, and upon the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great toe of his right foot "
  • Beverley Johnson
    What I have learnt from Leviticus Chapter 8 is that during Moses reign blood was used as a sin offering to get forgiveness. After Jesus shed His Blood , animals ' blood was no longer necessary. Jesus paid the price for all sins with His Blood.

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