Leviticus 6:23
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"So every grain offering of the priest shall be burned entirely. It shall not be eaten."

King James Bible
For every meat offering for the priest shall be wholly burnt: it shall not be eaten.

Darby Bible Translation
And every oblation of the priest shall be wholly burned; it shall not be eaten.

World English Bible
Every meal offering of a priest shall be wholly burned. It shall not be eaten."

Young's Literal Translation
and every present of a priest is a whole burnt-offering; it is not eaten.'

Leviticus 6:23 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Not be eaten - Compare Leviticus 6:30; Leviticus 4:12 note.

Leviticus 6:23 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Influences that Gave Rise to the Priestly Laws and Histories
[Sidenote: Influences in the exile that produced written ceremonial laws] The Babylonian exile gave a great opportunity and incentive to the further development of written law. While the temple stood, the ceremonial rites and customs received constant illustration, and were transmitted directly from father to son in the priestly families. Hence, there was little need of writing them down. But when most of the priests were carried captive to Babylonia, as in 597 B.C., and ten years later the temple
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament

Obedience
Take heed, and hearken, O Israel; this day thou art become the people of the Lord thy God. Thou shalt therefore obey the voice of the Lord thy God, and do his commandments.' Deut 27: 9, 10. What is the duty which God requireth of man? Obedience to his revealed will. It is not enough to hear God's voice, but we must obey. Obedience is a part of the honour we owe to God. If then I be a Father, where is my honour?' Mal 1: 6. Obedience carries in it the life-blood of religion. Obey the voice of the Lord
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

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