New International Version
But some of the priests took care of mixing the spices.
King James Bible
And some of the sons of the priests made the ointment of the spices.
Darby Bible Translation
And it was [some one] of the sons of the priests who compounded the ointment of the spices.
World English Bible
Some of the sons of the priests prepared the confection of the spices.
Young's Literal Translation
And some of the sons of the priests are mixing the mixture for spices.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The sons of the priests made the ointment - Only the priests were permitted to make this ointment; all others were forbidden to do it on pain of death; see Exodus 30:34-38 (note), and the notes there.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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We have now to turn and see the sudden change of fortune which lifted the exile to a throne. The heavy cloud which had brooded so long over the doomed king broke in lightning crash on the disastrous field of Gilboa. Where is there a sadder and more solemn story of the fate of a soul which makes shipwreck "of faith and of a good conscience," than that awful page which tells how, godless, wretched, mad with despair and measureless pride, he flung himself on his bloody sword, and died a suicide's death, …
Alexander Maclaren—The Life of David
"Take the following fine spices: 500 shekels of liquid myrrh, half as much (that is, 250 shekels) of fragrant cinnamon, 250 shekels of fragrant calamus,
Make these into a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer. It will be the sacred anointing oil.
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