My Study Bible

Leviticus Chapter 24

Search just this page

The oil and showbread

24:1 And the LORD spake to Moses, saying,
24:2 Command the children of Israel, that they bring to ya’ll pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually.
24:3 Wiyout the vail of the testimony, in the tabernacle of the congregation, shall Aaron order it from the evening to the morning before the LORD continually [it shall be] a statute for ever in your generations.
24:4 He shall order the lamps upon the pure candlestick before the LORD continually.
24:5 And you shall take fine flour, and bake twelve cakes thereof two tenth deals shall be in one cake.
24:6 And you shall set them in two rows, six on a row, upon the pure table before the LORD.
24:7 And you shall put pure frankincense upon [each] row, that it may be on the bread for a memorial, [even] an offering made by fire to the LORD.
24:8 Every sabbath he shall set it in order before the LORD continually, [being taken] from the children of Israel by an everlasting covenant.
24:9 And it shall be Aaron’s and his sons’; and they shall eat it in the holy place for it [is] most holy to him of the offerings of the LORD made by fire by a perpetual statute.
24:10 And the son of an Israelitish woman, whose father [was] an Egyptian, went out among the children of Israel and this son of the Israelitish [woman] and a man of Israel strove together in the camp ;
24:11 And the Israelitish woman’s son blasphemed the name [of the LORD], and cursed. And they brought him to Moses(and his mother’s name [was] Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan)
24:12 And they put him in ward, that the mind of the LORD might be shown them.
24:13 And the LORD spake to Moses, saying,
24:14 Bring forth him that has cursed without the camp ; and let all that heard [him] lay their hands upon his head, and let all the congregation stone him.
24:15 And you shall speak to the children of Israel, saying, Who ever curses his God shall bear his sin.
24:16 And he that blasphems the name of the LORD, he shall surely be put to death, [and] all the congregation shall certainly stone him as well the stranger, as he that is born in the land, when he blasphemeth the name [of the LORD ], shall be put to death.

Life for a life


24:17 And he that kills any man shall surely be put to death.
24:18 And he that kills a beast shall make it good ; beast for beast.
24:19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neighbour ; as he has done, so shall it be done to him;

Eye for an eye


24:20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth for tooth as he has caused a blemish in a man, so shall it be done to him [again].
24:21 And he that kills a beast, he shall restore it and he that kills a man, he shall be put to death.
24:22 ya’ll shall have one manner of law, as well for the stranger, as for one of your own country for I [am] the LORD your God.

Punishment for blasphemy


24:23 And Moses spake to the children of Israel, that they should bring forth him that had cursed out of the camp, and stone him with stones. And the children of Israel did as the LORD commanded Moses.

Chapter 1 || Chapter 2 || Chapter 3 || Chapter 4 || Chapter 5

Chapter 6 || Chapter 7 || Chapter 8 || Chapter 9 || Chapter 10

Chapter 11 || Chapter 12 || Chapter 13 || Chapter 14 || Chapter 15

Chapter 16 || Chapter 17 || Chapter 18 || Chapter 19 || Chapter 20

Chapter 21 || Chapter 22 || Chapter 23 || Chapter 24 || Chapter 25

Chapter 26 || Chapter 27

2 Responses

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    • Passover, also known as Pesach, is a Jewish spring holiday. It commemorates the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt and their journey to freedom. The holiday reminds us of the ongoing struggle for freedom and justice. Jews around the world celebrate Pesach with customs and a Sederסדר‎plural: סדרים‎ sedarim a Hebrew word meaning “order” or “sequence” For […]
    • Wrest |rest| verb [ trans. ] forcibly pull (something) from a person’s grasp : Leila tried to wrest her arm from his hold. • take (something, esp. power or control) from someone or something else after considerable effort or difficulty : they wanted to allow people to wrest control of their lives from impersonal bureaucracies. […]
    • Hebrew: רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה, Rōʾš hašŠānā The Ancient Semitic peoples thought of the year as the beginning in the autumn. At the time of the late harvest, cf. the expressions be-zet ha-shanah (” at the end of the year”), and tekufat ha-shanah (” at the turn of the year”) by which the Feast of Ingathering, or […]
    • Mount Sinai is a well-known biblical site that carries various names, including Mount Horeb, Mount Paran, and the Mountain of God, among others. However, locating the precise location of this sacred place has been a challenge due to the scarcity of details presented in the text. The loss of information about the site of Mount […]
    • Calamities that come by sin Oppression of rulers Punishment of women for pride
    • Coming kingdom prophesied Exhortation to fear
    • Isaiah complains about Judah because of its rebellion Grace promised
    • “Menstrous Woman” According to Jewish law, a woman is forbidden to maintain sexual relations with her husband during and for sometimes both before and after her menses.
    • Shittah tree (Hebrew: שטה) or the plural “shittim“ was used in the Tanakh to refer to trees belonging to the genera Vachellia and Faidherbia (both formerly classed in Acacia). Faidherbia albida, Vachellia seyal, Vachellia tortilis, and Vachellia gerrardii can be found growing wild in the Sinai Desert and the Jordan River Valley. < p style=”text-align: […]
    • From the Encyclopaedia Judaica 12:1187 The seven Laws considered by rabbinic tradition as the minimal moral duties by the Bible on all men (Sanh. 50-60; Yad, Melakhim, 8:10, 10:12). Jews are obligated to observe the whole Torah, while every non-Jew is “a son of the covenant of Noah” and he accepts it’s obligations is a […]
    • noun an ancient measure of length, approximately equal to the length of a forearm. It was typically about 18 inches or 44 cm, though there was a long cubit of about 21 inches or 52 cm. ORIGIN Middle English : from Latin cubitum ‘elbow, forearm, cubit.’
    • Jewish Alternative in Love, Dating and Marriage by Pinchas StolperPage 77-78 98% of the first book of Genesis, is devoted to narratives describing the creation of the world, the beginnings of mankind, and mankind, and Abrahamאַבְרָהָם/ˈeɪbrəhæm, -həm/; ‎‎, Modern: ʾAvraham, As recounted in the Torah, his name was originally Avram which means “High Father” – […]
    • A collection of water A pool or bath of clear water, immersion in which renders ritually clean a person who become ritually unclean through contact with the dead (Num. 19) or any other defiling object or through an unclean flux from the body (Lev. 15) and especially a menstruant. It is similarly used for vessels […]
    • The Talmud is a work wherein is deposited the bulk of the literacy labors of numerous Jewish scholars over a period of some 700 years, roughly speaking between 200 B.C.E. and 500 C.E The Talmud is extant in two recessions, Palestinian and Babylonian. The word “Talmud” means primarily “study” or “Learning” and is employed in […]
    • The Study of halakhah in the rabbinic period and beyond it became the supreme religious duty. Because of it’s difficult subject matter and it’s importance for practical Judaism this study took precedence over that of any other aspect of Jewish teaching. Typical is the rabbinic saying that after the destruction of the temple, God has […]
    • From When A Jew Celebrates Pages 20 -22 On the eighth day after birth, Jewish boys are circumcised. According to the Torah, this ceremony began with Abraham. Jews made circumcision a special mitzvah, a commandment. Just as Jews took ancient harvest festivals and gave them special religious meaning, so they changed the ancient custom of […]
    • Paska 22 The phrase “taking God’s Name in vain” or it’s equivalent “false swearing” is interpreted successively as follows: Study Torahתּוֹרָה‎Tōrā,/ˈtɔːrə, ˈtoʊrə/; “Instruction”, “Teaching” or “Law”) The first five books of the Bible or also called “the books of Moses” comes from an archery term meaning to shoot. and not imparting it’s teachings to others; […]
    • From When A Jew Celebrates The Talmud teaches: Many coins are stamped from the same mold, and every coin is exactly the same. But God has stamped many people from the same mold ( the mold of Eve And Adam), yet not one person is like another. Therefore, one must say, “for my sake was […]
    • A descendant of the ancient priestly families
    • Water mixed with the ashes of the red hefer See also Purity in Second Temple Times, and Ablution
  • Discover more from My Study Bible

    Subscribe now to keep reading and get access to the full archive.

    Continue reading