Leviticus 4:15

“And the elders of the congregation shall lay their hands upon the head of the bullock before the LORD: and the bullock shall be killed before the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the Elders of the Congregation shall lay their hands vpon the head of the bullocke, before the Lord: and the bullocke shall be killed before the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Then the elders of the congregation shall lay their hands on the head of the bull before the LORD, and the bull shall be slain before the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the elders of the congregation shall lay their hands upon the head of the bullock before Jehovah; and the bullock shall be killed before Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And let the chiefs of the people put their hands on its head before the Lord, and put the ox to death before the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

and the elders of the assembly shall lay their hands on the head of the bullock before Jehovah; and one shall slaughter the bullock before Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

And the elders of the congregation shall lay their hands upon the head of the bullock before the LORD: and the bullock shall be killed before the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

The elders of the congregation shall lay their hands on the head of the bull before Yahweh; and the bull shall be killed before Yahweh.
- World English Bible

and the elders of the company have laid their hands on the head of the bullock, before Jehovah, and [one] hath slaughtered the bullock before Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the elders of the congregation shall lay their hands upon the head of the bullock before the LORD; and the bullock shall be killed before the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 4:15


4:15 The elders - Who here acted in the name of all the people, who could not possibly perform this act in their own persons.


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