Leviticus 22:10

“There shall no stranger eat of the holy thing: a sojourner of the priest, or an hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

There shall no stranger eat of the holy thing; a soiourner of the Priests, or an hired seruant shall not eate of the holy thing.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'No layman, however, is to eat the holy {gift;} a sojourner with the priest or a hired man shall not eat of the holy {gift.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There shall no stranger eat of the holy thing: a sojourner of the priest's, or a hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.
- American Standard Version (1901)

No outside person may take of the holy food, or one living as a guest in the priest's house, or a servant working for payment.
- Basic English Bible

And no stranger shall eat the holy thing; the sojourner with the priest, and the hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.
- Darby Bible

There shall no stranger eat of the holy thing: a sojourner of the priest, or a hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.
- Webster's Bible

'No stranger shall eat of the holy thing: a foreigner living with the priests, or a hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.
- World English Bible

`And no stranger doth eat of the holy thing; a settler of a priest and an hireling doth not eat of the holy thing;
- Youngs Literal Bible

There shall no common man eat of the holy thing; a tenant of a priest, or a hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 22:10


22:10 No stranger - Of a strange family, who is not a priest; but there is an exception to this rule, #Lev 22:11|. A sojourner - One that comes to his house and abides there for a season, and eats at his table.


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