Leviticus 3:11
New International Version
The priest shall burn them on the altar as a food offering presented to the LORD.

New Living Translation
and the priest will burn them on the altar. It is a special gift of food presented to the LORD.

English Standard Version
And the priest shall burn it on the altar as a food offering to the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
Then the priest is to burn them on the altar as food, an offering made by fire to the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
Then the priest shall offer it up in smoke on the altar as food, an offering by fire to the LORD.

King James Bible
And the priest shall burn it upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire unto the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
Then the priest will burn the food on the altar, as a fire offering to the LORD.

Contemporary English Version
One of the priests will lay these pieces on the altar and send them up in smoke as a food offering for me.

Good News Translation
The officiating priest shall burn all this on the altar as a food offering to the LORD.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then the priest will burn the food on the altar, as a fire offering to the LORD."

International Standard Version
Then the priest is to burn them on the altar as a food offering made by fire to the LORD.

NET Bible
Then the priest must offer it up in smoke on the altar as a food gift to the LORD.

New Heart English Bible
And the priest shall offer it up in smoke on the altar; it is food, an offering made by fire to the LORD.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the priest will burn the fellowship offering on the altar. It is food, an offering by fire to the LORD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the priest shall make it smoke upon the altar; it is the food of the offering made by fire unto the LORD.

New American Standard 1977
‘Then the priest shall offer it up in smoke on the altar, as food, an offering by fire to the LORD.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the priest shall incense it upon the altar, and this shall be the food of the offering on fire unto the LORD.

King James 2000 Bible
And the priest shall burn it upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire unto the LORD.

American King James Version
And the priest shall burn it on the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire to the LORD.

American Standard Version
And the priest shall burn it upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire unto Jehovah.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
the priest shall offer these on the altar: it is a sacrifice of sweet savour, a burnt-offering to the Lord.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the priest shall burn them upon the altar, for the food of the fire, and of the oblation of the Lord.

Darby Bible Translation
and the priest shall burn it on the altar: [it is] the food of the offering by fire to Jehovah.

English Revised Version
And the priest shall burn it upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire unto the LORD.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the priest shall burn it upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire to the LORD.

World English Bible
The priest shall burn it on the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire to Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
and the priest hath made it a perfume on the altar -- bread of a fire-offering to Jehovah.
Study Bible
Laws for Peace Offerings
10both kidneys with the fat on them near the loins, and the lobe of the liver, which he shall remove with the kidneys. 11Then the priest is to burn them on the altar as food, an offering made by fire to the LORD. 12If one’s offering is a goat, he is to present it before the LORD.…
Cross References
Leviticus 3:5
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.

Leviticus 3:16
Then the priest will burn the food on the altar as an offering made by fire, a pleasing aroma. All the fat is the LORD's.

Leviticus 21:6
They must be holy to their God and not profane the name of their God. For they present the offerings made by fire to the LORD, the food of their God. So they must be holy.

Leviticus 21:8
You are to regard him as holy, since he presents the food of your God. He shall be holy to you, because I the LORD am holy--I who set you apart.

Numbers 28:2
"Command the Israelites and say to them: See that you present to Me at its appointed time the food for My offerings by fire, as a pleasing aroma to Me.

Numbers 28:24
Offer the same food each day for seven days as an offering made by fire, a pleasing aroma to the LORD. It is to be offered with its drink offering and the regular burnt offering.

Malachi 1:7
"By presenting defiled food on My altar." You ask, "How have we defiled You?" "By saying that the table of the LORD is contemptible."

Treasury of Scripture

And the priest shall burn it on the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire to the LORD.

burn

Leviticus 3:5
And Aaron's sons shall burn it on the altar upon the burnt sacrifice, which is upon the wood that is on the fire: it is an offering made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD.

Psalm 22:14
I am poured out like water, and all my bones are out of joint: my heart is like wax; it is melted in the midst of my bowels.

Isaiah 53:4-10
Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted…

the food

Leviticus 3:16
And the priest shall burn them upon the altar: it is the food of the offering made by fire for a sweet savour: all the fat is the LORD'S.

Leviticus 21:6,8,17,21,22
They shall be holy unto their God, and not profane the name of their God: for the offerings of the LORD made by fire, and the bread of their God, they do offer: therefore they shall be holy…

Leviticus 22:25
Neither from a stranger's hand shall ye offer the bread of your God of any of these; because their corruption is in them, and blemishes be in them: they shall not be accepted for you.







Lexicon
Then the priest
הַכֹּהֵ֖ן (hak·kō·hên)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3548: Priest

is to burn them
וְהִקְטִיר֥וֹ (wə·hiq·ṭî·rōw)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6999: To smoke, turn into fragrance by fire

on the altar
הַמִּזְבֵּ֑חָה (ham·miz·bê·ḥāh)
Article | Noun - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4196: An altar

as food,
לֶ֥חֶם (le·ḥem)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3899: Food, bread, grain

an offering made by fire
אִשֶּׁ֖ה (’iš·šeh)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 801: A burnt-offering, a sacrifice

to the LORD.
לַיהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel
(11) The food, or bread, that is, which the fire upon the altar was to consume for God, or the sacrifice. Hence that which was burnt unto God was called His bread (Numbers 28:2; Ezekiel 44:7), and the priests who burnt it are described as offering " the bread of their God" (Leviticus 21:6; Leviticus 21:8; Leviticus 21:17).

Verse 11. - It is the food of the offering made by fire unto the Lord; literally, It is the bread of the offering by fire to the Lord. The idea of the peace offering being that of a meal at God's board, the part of the animal presented to God upon the altar is regarded as his share of the feast, and is called his food or bread. Cf. Revelation 3:20, "I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me." 3:6-17 Here is a law that they should eat neither fat nor blood. As for the fat, it means the fat of the inwards, the suet. The blood was forbidden for the same reason; because it was God's part of every sacrifice. God would not permit the blood that made atonement to be used as a common thing, Heb 10:29; nor will he allow us, though we have the comfort of the atonement made, to claim for ourselves any share in the honour of making it. This taught the Jews to observe distinction between common and sacred things; it kept them separate from idolaters. It would impress them more deeply with the belief of some important mystery in the shedding of the blood and the burning the fat of their solemn sacrifices. Christ, as the Prince of peace, made peace with the blood of his cross. Through him the believer is reconciled to God; and having the peace of God in his heart, he is disposed to follow peace with all men. May the Lord multiply grace, mercy, and peace, to all who desire to bear the Christian character.
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