Ceremony

The Ceremony for Ordinating Priests - Leviticus 8:18 – 8:36 (commentary)

Moses led out the ram for the sacrifice to please the Lord (v. 18). After Aaron and his sons laid their hands on its head, Moses killed the ram and splattered its blood against the four sides of the altar (v. 19). Moses had the animal cut up, and he washed its insides and h …

The Ceremony for People Healed of Leprosy - Leviticus 14:1 – 14:32 (commentary)

After you think you are healed of leprosy you must ask for a priest to come outside the camp and examine you (vv. 1-3). And if you are well, he will have someone bring out two live birds that are acceptable for sacrifice, together with a stick of cedar wood, a piece of red yarn, …