Numbers 28 – 30: God Reminds the Israelites About Offerings, and Makes Rules About Vows

Altar of Burnt Offering, illustration for Cassell's Illustrated Family Bible Superior Edition published by Cassell, Petter and Galpin, circa 1880. As Chapter 28 begins, God has decided to have Moses remind the Israelites regarding the guidelines for the different types of offerings they should make to Him. It makes sense, because these are the Israelites…

Leviticus 1 – 3: The Jewish Priesthood’s Rules and Rituals Manual

Aaron and His Sons Laying Hands on the Head of a Bullock, from The Art Bible: Comprising the Old and New Testaments With Numerous Illustrations, published in 1896, currently at the Princeton Theological Seminary Library Leviticus gets its name from the Septuagint, the earliest Greek translation of the Hebrew scriptures still in existence. It means…