New International Version
when anyone becomes aware that they are guilty in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned.
King James Bible
And it shall be, when he shall be guilty in one of these things, that he shall confess that he hath sinned in that thing:
Darby Bible Translation
And it shall be, when he shall be guilty in one of these, that he shall confess wherein he hath sinned;
World English Bible
It shall be, when he is guilty of one of these, he shall confess that in which he has sinned:
Young's Literal Translation
'And it hath been when he is guilty of one of these, that he hath confessed concerning that which he hath sinned,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He shall confess that he hath sinned - Even restitution was not sufficient without this confession, because a man might make restitution without being much humbled; but the confession of sin has a direct tendency to humble the soul, and hence it is so frequently required in the Holy Scriptures, as without humiliation there can be no salvation.
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EVERYWHERE under the old figurative dispensation, blood was sure to greet your eyes. It was the one most prominent thing under the Jewish economy, scarcely a ceremony was observed without it. You could not enter into any part of the tabernacle, but you saw traces of the blood-sprinkling. Sometimes there were bowls of blood cast at the foot of the altar. The place looked so like a shambles, that to visit it must have been far from attractive to the natural taste, and to delight in it, a man had need …
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In this way the priest will make atonement for them for any of these sins they have committed, and they will be forgiven. The rest of the offering will belong to the priest, as in the case of the grain offering.'"
He is to lay both hands on the head of the live goat and confess over it all the wickedness and rebellion of the Israelites--all their sins--and put them on the goat's head. He shall send the goat away into the wilderness in the care of someone appointed for the task.
"'But if they will confess their sins and the sins of their ancestors--their unfaithfulness and their hostility toward me,
and must confess the sin they have committed. They must make full restitution for the wrong they have done, add a fifth of the value to it and give it all to the person they have wronged.
Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper, but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.
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