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New International Version
"This is what you are to offer on the altar regularly each day: two lambs a year old.
New Living Translation
“These are the sacrifices you are to offer regularly on the altar. Each day, offer two lambs that are a year old,
English Standard Version
“Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two lambs a year old day by day regularly.
Berean Study Bible
This is what you are to offer regularly on the altar, each day: two lambs that are a year old.
King James Bible
Now this is that which thou shalt offer upon the altar; two lambs of the first year day by day continually.
New King James Version
“Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two lambs of the first year, day by day continually.
New American Standard Bible
“Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two one-year-old lambs each day, continuously.
"Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two one year old lambs each day, continuously.
“Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two one year old lambs each day, continuously.
“Now this is what you shall offer on the altar: two one year old lambs shall be offered each day, continuously.
Christian Standard Bible
“This is what you are to offer regularly on the altar every day: two year-old lambs.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is what you are to offer regularly on the altar every day: two year-old lambs.
American Standard Version
Now this is that which thou shalt offer upon the altar: two lambs a year old day by day continually.
Brenton Septuagint Translation
And these are the offerings which thou shalt offer upon the altar; two unblemished lambs of a year old daily on the altar continually, a constant offering.
Contemporary English Version
Each day you must sacrifice two lambs a year old,
This is what thou shalt sacrifice upon the altar: Two lambs of a year old every day continually.
English Revised Version
Now this is that which thou shalt offer upon the altar; two lambs of the first year day by day continually.
Good News Translation
"Every day for all time to come, sacrifice on the altar two one-year-old lambs.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
"This is what you are to offer on the altar regularly every day: two one-year-old lambs.
International Standard Version
"This is what you are to offer on the altar continually: two one year old lambs each day.
JPS Tanakh 1917
Now this is that which thou shalt offer upon the altar: two lambs of the first year day by day continually.
Literal Standard Version
And this [is] that which you prepare on the altar: two lambs, sons of a year, daily continually;
"Now this is what you are to prepare on the altar every day continually: two lambs a year old.
New Heart English Bible
"Now this is that which you shall offer on the altar: two lambs a year old day by day continually, a continual burnt offering.
World English Bible
"Now this is that which you shall offer on the altar: two lambs a year old day by day continually.
Young's Literal Translation
And this is that which thou dost prepare on the altar; two lambs, sons of a year, daily continually;
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Study BibleThe Daily Offerings
38This is what you are to offer regularly on the altar, each day: two lambs that are a year old. 39Offer one lamb in the morning and the other at twilight.…
Then Isaac said to his father Abraham, "My father!" "Here I am, my son," he replied. "The fire and the wood are here," said Isaac, "but where is the lamb for the burnt offering?"
He placed the altar of burnt offering near the entrance to the tabernacle, the Tent of Meeting, and offered on it the burnt offering and the grain offering, just as the LORD had commanded him.
Then Aaron's sons are to burn it on the altar atop the burnt offering that is on the burning wood, as an offering made by fire, a pleasing aroma to the LORD.
"Command Aaron and his sons that this is the law of the burnt offering: The burnt offering is to remain on the hearth of the altar all night, until morning, and the fire must be kept burning on the altar.
And tell them that this is the offering made by fire you are to present to the LORD as a regular burnt offering each day: two unblemished year-old male lambs.
These are in addition to the monthly and daily burnt offerings with their prescribed grain offerings and drink offerings. They are a pleasing aroma, an offering made by fire to the LORD.
1 Chronicles 16:40
to regularly present burnt offerings to the LORD on the altar of burnt offerings, morning and evening, according to all that was written in the Law of the LORD, which He had commanded Israel to keep.
2 Chronicles 2:4
Behold, I am about to build a house for the Name of the LORD my God to dedicate to Him for burning fragrant incense before Him, for displaying the showbread continuously, and for making burnt offerings every morning and evening as well as on the Sabbaths, New Moons, and appointed feasts of the LORD our God. This is ordained for Israel forever.
2 Chronicles 8:13
He observed the daily requirement for offerings according to the commandment of Moses for Sabbaths, New Moons, and the three annual appointed feasts--the Feast of Unleavened Bread, the Feast of Weeks, and the Feast of Tabernacles.
2 Chronicles 13:11
Every morning and every evening they present burnt offerings and fragrant incense to the LORD. They set out the rows of showbread on the ceremonially clean table, and every evening they light the lamps of the gold lampstand. We are carrying out the requirements of the LORD our God, while you have forsaken Him.
After that, they presented the regular burnt offerings and those for New Moons and for all the appointed sacred feasts of the LORD, as well as all the freewill offerings brought to the LORD.
Treasury of Scripture
Now this is that which you shall offer on the altar; two lambs of the first year day by day continually.
Numbers 28:3-8 And thou shalt say unto them, This is the offering made by fire which ye shall offer unto the LORD; two lambs of the first year without spot day by day, for a continual burnt offering…
1 Chronicles 16:40 To offer burnt offerings unto the LORD upon the altar of the burnt offering continually morning and evening, and to do according to all that is written in the law of the LORD, which he commanded Israel;
2 Chronicles 2:4 Behold, I build an house to the name of the LORD my God, to dedicate it to him, and to burn before him sweet incense, and for the continual shewbread, and for the burnt offerings morning and evening, on the sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts of the LORD our God. This is an ordinance for ever to Israel.
(38-42) The consecration of the altar, which took place during the consecration of the priests, was to be followed immediately by the establishment of the daily sacrifice. Two lambs were to be offered every day, one in the morning, the other "between the evenings" (Exodus 29:39); partly in expiation of the daily sins of the nation, but mainly as a sign that the nation daily renewed its self-dedication to Jehovah, and offered itself afresh to be "a reasonable, holy, and lively sacrifice" to Him. Meat and drink offerings were to accompany the burnt sacrifice--signs of the gratitude due to God for His perpetual mercies, and acknowledgments of His protecting care and lovingkindness. At the same time incense was to be burnt upon the golden altar before the vail, as a figure of the perpetual prayer that it behoved the nation to send up to the Throne of Grace for a continuance of the Divine favour. (See Exodus 30:7-8.)
(38) Two lambs of the first year.--See Note on Exodus 12:5. The LXX. insert ???????, "without blemish;" but this general requirement (Leviticus 22:22; Leviticus 22:24-25), relaxed only in the case of free-will offerings (Leviticus 22:23), does not need to be perpetually repeated.
(39) At even.--Heb., between the two evenings. (On the meaning of the phrase, see Note 2 on Exodus 12:6.)
(40) A tenth deal.--Heb., a tenth. A tenth of what measure is not said, but we may presume an ephah to be intended. The tenth part of an ephah was an omer (Exodus 16:36). The omer is reckoned at rather less than half a gallon.
An hin.--The hin was, like the omer and the ephah, an Egyptian measure. It is estimated at about three-quarters of a gallon.
Beaten oil.--See Note 1 on Exodus 27:20.
(41) The meat offering . . . the drink offering.--A "handful" of each meat offering was thrown upon the altar and burnt (Leviticus 2:2); the remainder belonged to the priests (Leviticus 2:3). Scripture says nothing of the disposal of the drink offering. According to Josephus (Ant. Jud. iii. 9, ? 4), it was poured out in libation upon the altar. According to others, a portion only was thus disposed of, while the rest was the priests'. The latter view seems the more probable.
(42) The tabernacle of the congregation.--Rather, the tent of meeting.
Where I will meet you.--This passage determines the meaning of the expression, "tent of meeting." It was not the place where the congregation met together, for the congregation were forbidden to enter it, but the place where God met His people through their mediator and representative, the high priest, who could there commune with God and obtain replies from Him on all practical matters that were of national importance. (See Exodus 25:22 and Note ad loc.) The fact that all communication was to be through the high priest is indicated by the change of person: "Where I will meet you, to speak there unto thee."Verses 38-42. - THE DAILY SACRIFICE. The consecration of the altar, which is made a part of the consecration of the priests, is to be followed immediately by the establishment of the daily sacrifice. Two lambs are to be offered day by day to the Lord, one in the morning and the other in the evening, as "a continual burnt-offering" (ver. 42), in acknowledgment that the life of the people belonged to Jehovah (Cook), aria that they were bound to offer perpetually "themselves, their souls and bodies, to be a reasonable holy, and lively sacrifice" to him. The burnt-offerings were to be accompanied by appropriate "meat and drink-offerings" - i.e., by a certain quantity of flour mingled with olive oil for the one, and a certain quantity of wine for the other - indications of the debt of gratitude which the nation owed to God for his continual benefits Verse 38. - Lambs of the first year. Compare Exodus 12:5. The LXX. add "without blemish." But this is unnecessary, as all victims were to be without blemish (Leviticus 22:20: Deuteronomy 15:21, etc.)
Parallel Commentaries ...
Conjunctive waw | Pronoun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2088: This, that
Pronoun - relative
Strong's Hebrew 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that
you are to offer
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make
Strong's Hebrew 8548: Continuance, constant, ellipt, the regular, sacrifice
Strong's Hebrew 5921: Above, over, upon, against
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4196: An altar
Preposition-l, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3117: A day
Number - md
Strong's Hebrew 8147: Two (a cardinal number)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3532: A lamb
[that are] a year old.
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son
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