Leviticus 1:16

“And he shall pluck away his crop with his feathers, and cast it beside the altar on the east part, by the place of the ashes:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he shall plucke away his crop with his feathers, and cast it beside the altar on the East part, by the place of the ashes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'He shall also take away its crop with its feathers and cast it beside the altar eastward, to the place of the ashes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and he shall take away its crop with the filth thereof, and cast it beside the altar on the east part, in the place of the ashes:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he is to take away its stomach, with its feathers, and put it down by the east side of the altar, where the burned waste is put:
- Basic English Bible

And he shall remove its crop with its feathers, and cast it beside the altar on the east, into the place of the ashes;
- Darby Bible

And he shall pluck away its crop with its feathers, and cast it beside the altar on the east part, by the place of the ashes:
- Webster's Bible

and he shall take away its crop with its filth, and cast it beside the altar on the east part, in the place of the ashes.
- World English Bible

and he hath turned aside its crop with its feathers, and hath cast it near the altar, eastward, unto the place of ashes;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he shall take away its crop with the feathers thereof, and cast it beside the altar on the east part, in the place of the ashes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 1:16


1:16 With its feathers - Or, with its dung or filth, contained in the crop and in the guts. On the east - Of the Tabernacle. Here the filth was cast, because this was the remotest place from the holy of holies, which was in the west - end; to teach us, that impure things and persons should not presume to approach to God, and that they should be banished from his presence. The place of the ashes - Where the ashes fell down and lay, whence they were afterwards removed without the camp.


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