Leviticus 9:3

“And unto the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats for a sin offering; and a calf and a lamb, both of the first year, without blemish, for a burnt offering;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And vnto the children of Israel thou shalt speake, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats, for a sinne offering, and a calfe, and a lambe, both of the first yeere without blemish, for a burnt offering.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then to the sons of Israel you shall speak, saying, 'Take a male goat for a sin offering, and a calf and a lamb, both one year old, without defect, for a burnt offering,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And unto the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying, Take ye a he-goat for a sin-offering; and a calf and a lamb, both a year old, without blemish, for a burnt-offering;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And say to the children of Israel: Take a he-goat for a sin-offering, and a young ox and a lamb, in their first year, without any mark on them, for a burned offering;
- Basic English Bible

and to the children of Israel shalt thou speak, saying, Take a buck of the goats for a sin-offering, and a calf and a lamb, yearlings, without blemish, for a burnt-offering;
- Darby Bible

And to the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats for a sin-offering; and a calf and a lamb, both of the first year, without blemish, for a burnt-offering;
- Webster's Bible

You shall speak to the children of Israel, saying, 'Take a male goat for a sin offering; and a calf and a lamb, both a year old, without blemish, for a burnt offering;
- World English Bible

`And unto the sons of Israel thou dost speak, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats for a sin-offering, and a calf, and a lamb, sons of a year, perfect ones, for a burnt-offering,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And unto the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying: Take ye a he-goat for a sin-offering; and a calf and a lamb, both of the first year, without blemish, for a burnt-offering;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 9:3


9:3 A sin - offering - For the people, for whose sin a young bullock was required, #Lev 4:15|, but that was for some particular sin; this was more general for all their sins. Besides, there being an eye here to the priest's consecration and entrance into his office, it is no wonder if there be some difference in these Sacrifices from those before prescribed.


Discussion for Leviticus 9

  • Deaco
    The oil also represent the gospel which were upon the head of the priest notice in lev 8:9 Aaron had two crowns - a kings crown and a priests crown which made him to be a royal.priesthood Aaron also represents Christ who is king and priest as so are we kings and priest Jesus is the kings of kings and lord of lords. .his anointed message which was upon his head was and is the gospel of the k
  • Sonja Hall
    It's amazing how much they had to do back then compared to now and all because of Jesus. Thank you God! We'd sure have to have a lot of animals now days
  • Dewey J
    Ed, yes we are saved by grace. But the law to come first which is perfect but make no remedy for error or sin. Therefore, like the apostle Paul said in Gat. 3:24. "Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us to Christ, that we might be justified by faith. Also, Eph. 2:8,9 says, "For by grace are ye saved, through faith and that not of yourselves it is the gift of God: v9 not of work, lest any man should boast ". God bless us all and in the understanding of his Word. Glory be to Jehovah in the highest through Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen!
  • Owoeye olushola
    doing the will of God according to how God instruct Moses .
  • Anonymous
    It make me truly appreciate the death burial and resurrection of our lord jesus christ
  • Ed
    Are we not saved by grace. The mercies of the Lord

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