2 Chronicles 35:11
New International Version
The Passover lambs were slaughtered, and the priests splashed against the altar the blood handed to them, while the Levites skinned the animals.

New Living Translation
The Levites then slaughtered the Passover lambs and presented the blood to the priests, who sprinkled the blood on the altar while the Levites prepared the animals.

English Standard Version
And they slaughtered the Passover lamb, and the priests threw the blood that they received from them while the Levites flayed the sacrifices.

Berean Study Bible
And they slaughtered the Passover lambs, while the priests sprinkled the blood handed to them and the Levites skinned the animals.

King James Bible
And they killed the passover, and the priests sprinkled the blood from their hands, and the Levites flayed them.

New King James Version
And they slaughtered the Passover offerings; and the priests sprinkled the blood with their hands, while the Levites skinned the animals.

New American Standard Bible
They slaughtered the Passover animals, and while the priests sprinkled the blood received from their hand, the Levites skinned the animals.

NASB 1995
They slaughtered the Passover animals, and while the priests sprinkled the blood received from their hand, the Levites skinned them.

NASB 1977
And they slaughtered the Passover animals, and while the priests sprinkled the blood received from their hand, the Levites skinned them.

Amplified Bible
They slaughtered the Passover lambs, and while the priests sprinkled the blood received from their hand, the Levites skinned the animals.

Christian Standard Bible
Then they slaughtered the Passover lambs, and while the Levites were skinning the animals, the priests splattered the blood they had been given.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then they slaughtered the Passover lambs, and while the Levites were skinning the animals, the priests sprinkled the blood they had been given.

American Standard Version
And they killed the passover, and the priests sprinkled the blood which they received of their hand, and the Levites flayed them.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they slaughtered the Passover according to the commandment of the King and the Priests sprinkled some of the blood.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And they slew the passover, and the priests sprinkled the blood from their hand, and the Levites flayed the victims.

Contemporary English Version
Then the Levites killed and skinned the Passover lambs, and they handed some of the blood to the priests, who splattered it on the altar.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the phase was immolated: and the priests sprinkled the blood with their hand, and the Levites flayed the holocausts:

English Revised Version
And they killed the passover, and the priests sprinkled the blood, which they received of their hand, and the Levites flayed them:

Good News Translation
After the lambs and goats had been killed, the Levites skinned them, and the priests sprinkled the blood on the altar.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They slaughtered the Passover lambs. The priests sprinkled the blood with their hands while the Levites skinned the lambs.

International Standard Version
They slaughtered the Passover lamb, and the priests poured out the blood that they had received from the lambs while the descendants of Levi flayed the sacrifices.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they killed the passover lamb, and the priests dashed [the blood, which they received] of their hand, and the Levites flayed them.

Literal Standard Version
and they slaughter the Passover-offering, and the priests sprinkle out of their hand, and the Levites are stripping [them];

NET Bible
They slaughtered the Passover lambs and the priests splashed the blood, while the Levites skinned the animals.

New Heart English Bible
They killed the Passover lamb, and the priests sprinkled the blood from their hand, and the Levites flayed them.

World English Bible
They killed the Passover, and the priests sprinkled [the blood which they received] of their hand, and the Levites flayed them.

Young's Literal Translation
and they slaughter the passover-offering, and the priests sprinkle out of their hand, and the Levites are striping;

Additional Translations ...
Context
Josiah Restores the Passover
10So the service was prepared; the priests stood in their places and the Levites in their divisions according to the king’s command. 11And they slaughtered the Passover lambs, while the priests sprinkled the blood handed to them and the Levites skinned the animals. 12They set aside the burnt offerings to be given to the divisions of the families of the people to offer to the LORD, as is written in the Book of Moses; and they did the same with the bulls.…

Cross References
2 Chronicles 29:22
So they slaughtered the bulls, and the priests took the blood and sprinkled it on the altar. They slaughtered the rams and sprinkled the blood on the altar. And they slaughtered the lambs and sprinkled the blood on the altar.

2 Chronicles 29:34
However, since there were not enough priests to skin all the burnt offerings, their Levite brothers helped them until the work was finished and until the priests had been consecrated. For the Levites had been more diligent in consecrating themselves than the priests had been.

2 Chronicles 35:1
Then Josiah celebrated the Passover to the LORD in Jerusalem, and the Passover lamb was slaughtered on the fourteenth day of the first month.

2 Chronicles 35:6
Slaughter the Passover lambs, consecrate yourselves, and make preparations for your fellow countrymen to carry out the word of the LORD given by Moses."

2 Chronicles 35:12
They set aside the burnt offerings to be given to the divisions of the families of the people to offer to the LORD, as is written in the Book of Moses; and they did the same with the bulls.

Ezra 6:20
All the priests and Levites had purified themselves and were ceremonially clean. And the Levites slaughtered the Passover lamb for all the exiles, for their priestly brothers, and for themselves.


Treasury of Scripture

And they killed the passover, and the priests sprinkled the blood from their hands, and the Levites flayed them.

the priests

2 Chronicles 29:22-24
So they killed the bullocks, and the priests received the blood, and sprinkled it on the altar: likewise, when they had killed the rams, they sprinkled the blood upon the altar: they killed also the lambs, and they sprinkled the blood upon the altar…

2 Chronicles 30:16
And they stood in their place after their manner, according to the law of Moses the man of God: the priests sprinkled the blood, which they received of the hand of the Levites.

2 Chronicles 30:16
And they stood in their place after their manner, according to the law of Moses the man of God: the priests sprinkled the blood, which they received of the hand of the Levites.

flayed them

2 Chronicles 29:34
But the priests were too few, so that they could not flay all the burnt offerings: wherefore their brethren the Levites did help them, till the work was ended, and until the other priests had sanctified themselves: for the Levites were more upright in heart to sanctify themselves than the priests.









(11) The passover.--The paschal victims.

From their hands.--Heb., hand. The hand of the Levites, who caught the blood when they slaughtered the victims, and gave it to the priests.

Flayed.--Were flaying.--The exception of 2Chronicles 30:17 has become the rule here.

Verse 11. - Comp. 2 Chronicles 29:34; 2 Chronicles 30:16; Leviticus 1, 3, 4, passim.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And they slaughtered
וַֽיִּשְׁחֲט֖וּ (way·yiš·ḥă·ṭū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 7819: To slaughter, beat

the Passover lambs,
הַפָּ֑סַח (hap·pā·saḥ)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6453: A pretermission, exemption, Passover

while the priests
הַכֹּהֲנִים֙ (hak·kō·hă·nîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3548: Priest

sprinkled the blood handed to them
וַיִּזְרְק֤וּ (way·yiz·rə·qū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 2236: Be here and there, scatter, sprinkle, strew

and the Levites
וְהַלְוִיִּ֖ם (wə·hal·wî·yim)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - proper - masculine plural
Strong's 3881: Levites -- descendant of Levi

skinned [the animals].
מַפְשִׁיטִֽים׃ (map̄·šî·ṭîm)
Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 6584: To strip off, make a dash, raid


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