Old Testament Leviticus

01 Animals without blemish are sacrificed as an atonement for sins-Burnt offerings are a sweet savor unto the Lord. 02 How offerings of flour with oil and incense are made. 03 Peace offerings are made with animals without blemish, whose blood is sprinkled on the altar-Israel is forbidden to eat fat or blood. 04 Sinners are forgiven through sin offerings of animals without blemish-Priests thereby make an atonement for the sins of the people. 05 The people are to confess and make amends for their sins-Forgiveness comes through a trespass offering-Priests thereby make an atonement for sin. 06 The people must first make restitution for sin, then offer a trespass offering, and thereby gain forgiveness through atonement made by the priests. 07 Laws governing various sacrifices are listed-The children of Israel are forbidden to eat fat or blood-They worship by sacrifice-Through 08 Aaron and his sons are washed, anointed, clothed in their priesthood robes, and consecrated before all Israel-Moses and Aaron offer sacrifices 09 Aaron makes an atonement by sacrifice for himself and all Israel-He and his sons offer sacrifices-The glory of the Lord appears to all-Fire 10 Nadab and Abihu perform unauthorized sacrifices and are slain by a fire from the Lord-Aaron and his other sons are forbidden to 11 The Lord reveals which living things may and may not be eaten, and which things are clean and unclean-He commands Israel: Be holy, for I am holy. 12 The Lord reveals the law of purification of women after childbirth, including a sin offering. 13 Laws and tokens are revealed for discerning and controlling leprosy-Leprous garments are to be burnt. 14 Laws, rites, and sacrifices are revealed for cleansing lepers, their garments, and leprous houses. 15 Laws, rites, and sacrifices are revealed for cleansing those who have a discharge and other types of uncleanness. 16 How and when Aaron must enter the holy place is explained-Sacrifices are offered to reconcile Israel to God-The scapegoat carries away the 17 Sacrifices are to be offered only to the Lord at the tabernacle of the congregation-Israel is forbidden to sacrifice to devils-All eating of blood 18 Israel shall not live as the Egyptians and the Canaanites-Marriages to many close relatives and others are forbidden-Homosexual behavior and 19 Israel is commanded: Be holy, live righteously, love your neighbor, and keep the commandments-The Lord reveals and reaffirms sundry laws and 20 The death penalty is prescribed for sacrificing children to Molech, cursing father and mother, adultery, homosexual behavior, bestiality 21 The priests are to be holy-The high priest is not to marry a widow, a divorced person, or a harlot-Descendants of Aaron with physical 22 Those of the priests and their families who may eat of the holy things are described-Sacrificial animals are to be perfect and without blemish. 23 Israel is to hold a holy convocation on each weekly Sabbath-Israel is to keep the Feasts of the Passover, of Unleavened Bread, of Pentecost or 24 A perpetual fire is to burn outside the veil in the tabernacle-A blasphemer is put to death by stoning-Israel's law is one of an eye for an eye and a tooth 25 Each seventh year is to be kept as a sabbath year-Each fiftieth year is to be one of jubilee, in which liberty is proclaimed throughout the land 26 Temporal and spiritual blessings will abound in Israel if the people keep the commandments-Cursing, scourging, and desolation will be theirs if 27 How properties are consecrated unto the Lord is explained-Israel is commanded to pay tithes of their crops, flocks, and herds.