New Living Translation
When the field is released in the Year of Jubilee, it will be holy, a field specially set apart for the LORD. It will become the property of the priests.
King James Bible
But the field, when it goeth out in the jubile, shall be holy unto the LORD, as a field devoted; the possession thereof shall be the priest's.
Darby Bible Translation
and the field, when it goeth out in the jubilee, shall be holy to Jehovah, as a field devoted; the possession thereof shall be the priest's.
World English Bible
but the field, when it goes out in the Jubilee, shall be holy to Yahweh, as a field devoted; it shall be owned by the priests.
Young's Literal Translation
and the field hath been, in its going out in the jubilee, holy to Jehovah as a field which is devoted; to the priest is its possession.
Leviticus 27:21 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
27:21 When it goeth out - That is, out of the possession of the other man to whom the priest sold it. The possession shall be the priests - For their maintenance. Nor is this repugnant to that law, that the priests should have no inheritance in the land, Num 18:20, for that is only spoken of, the tribe of Levi in general, in reference to the first division of the land, wherein the Levites were not to have a distinct part of land, as other tribes had; but this doth not hinder, but some particular lands might be vowed and given to the priests, either for their own benefit, or for the service of the sanctuary.
But if he does not want to buy it back, and it is sold to someone else, the field can no longer be bought back.
"If someone dedicates to the LORD a field he has purchased but which is not part of his family property,
"Everything in Israel that is specially set apart for the LORD also belongs to you.
Their food will come from the gifts and sacrifices brought to the Temple by the people--the grain offerings, the sin offerings, and the guilt offerings. Whatever anyone sets apart for the LORD will belong to the priests.
Jump to PreviousApart Devoted Free Goes Holy Jubilee Oath Owned Possession Priest Priests Priest's Property Released Reverts Thereof
Jump to NextApart Devoted Free Goes Holy Jubilee Oath Owned Possession Priest Priests Priest's Property Released Reverts Thereof
LinksLeviticus 27:21 NIV
Leviticus 27:21 NLT
Leviticus 27:21 ESV
Leviticus 27:21 NASB
Leviticus 27:21 KJV
Leviticus 27:21 Bible Apps
Leviticus 27:21 Biblia Paralela
Leviticus 27:21 Chinese Bible
Leviticus 27:21 French Bible
Leviticus 27:21 German Bible
Leviticus 27:21 Commentaries