Numbers 7

1Now it happened in the day when Moses completed the tabernacle, and he set it up, and he anointed and sanctified it with all of its vessels, and similarly the altar and all of its vessels, 2that the leaders of Israel and the heads of the families, who were in each tribe and who were in charge of those who had been numbered, offered 3their gifts in the sight of the Lord: six covered wagons with twelve oxen. Two leaders offered one wagon, and each offered one ox, and they offered these in the sight of the tabernacle. 4Then the Lord said to Moses: 5“Receive these things from them, in order to serve in the ministry of the tabernacle, and you shall deliver them to the Levites, according to the order of their ministry.” 6And so Moses, having received the wagons and the oxen, delivered them to the Levites. 7Two wagons and four oxen he gave to the sons of Gershon, according to what they needed. 8The other four wagons and eight oxen he gave to the sons of Merari, according to their offices and service, under the hand of Ithamar, the son of Aaron the priest. 9But to the sons of Kohath he gave no wagons or oxen, because they serve in the Sanctuary and they carry their burdens on their shoulders. 10Therefore, the leaders offered, at the dedication of the altar on the day when it was anointed, their oblation before the altar. 11And the Lord said to Moses: “Let each of the leaders, on each of the days, offer their gifts for the dedication of the altar.” 12On the first day, Nahshon, the son of Amminadab of the tribe of Judah, offered his oblation. 13And in it were these: a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, according to the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 14a little mortar made from ten shekels of gold, filled with incense, 15an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 16and a he-goat for sin; 17and for the sacrifice of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Nahshon, the son of Amminadab. 18On the second day, Nathanael, the son of Zuar, the leader of the tribe of Issachar, offered: 19a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, according to the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 20a little mortar of gold having ten shekels, filled with incense, 21an ox from the herd, and a ram, and one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 22and a he-goat for sin; 23and for the sacrifice of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Nathanael, the son of Zuar. 24On the third day, the leader of the sons of Zebulon, Eliab the son of Helon, 25offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 26a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 27an ox from the herd, and a ram, and one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 28and a he-goat for sin; 29and for the sacrifice of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This is the oblation of Eliab the son of Helon. 30On the fourth day, the leader of the sons of Ruben, Elizur the son of Shedeur, 31offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 32a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 33an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 34and a he-goat for sin; 35and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Elizur, the son of Shedeur. 36On the fifth day, the leader of the sons of Simeon, Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai, 37offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 38a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 39an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 40and a he-goat for sin; 41and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Shelumiel, the son of Zurishaddai. 42On the sixth day, the leader of the sons of Gad, Eliasaph the son of Reuel, 43offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 44a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 45an ox from the herd, and a ram, and one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 46and a he-goat for sin; 47and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Eliasaph, the son of Reuel. 48On the seventh day, the leader of the sons of Ephraim, Elishama the son of Ammihud, 49offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 50a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 51an ox from the herd, and a ram, and one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 52and a he-goat for sin; 53and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Elishama, the son of Ammihud. 54On the eighth day, the leader of the sons of Manasseh, Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur, 55offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 56a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 57an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 58and a he-goat for sin; 59and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Gamaliel, the son of Pedahzur. 60On the ninth day, the leader of the sons of Benjamin, Abidan the son of Gideoni, 61offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 62a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 63an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 64and a he-goat for sin; 65and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Abidan, the son of Gideoni. 66On the tenth day, the leaders of the sons of Dan, Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai, 67offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 68a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 69an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 70and a he-goat for sin; 71and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Ahiezer, the son of Ammishaddai. 72On the eleventh day, the leader of the sons of Asher, Pagiel the son of Ochran, 73offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 74a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 75an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 76and a he-goat for sin; 77and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Pagiel, the son of Ochran. 78On the twelfth day, the leader of the sons of Naphtali, Ahira the son of Enan, 79offered a silver dish weighing one hundred thirty shekels, a silver bowl having seventy shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, and both were filled with fine wheat flour sprinkled with oil as a sacrifice, 80a little mortar of gold weighing ten shekels, filled with incense, 81an ox from the herd, and a ram, and a one-year-old lamb as a holocaust, 82and a he-goat for sin; 83and for victims of peace offerings: two oxen, five rams, five he-goats, and five one-year-old lambs. This was the oblation of Ahira, the son of Enan. 84These were the oblations from the leaders of Israel for the dedication of the altar on the day when it was consecrated: twelve dishes of silver, twelve bowls of silver, twelve little mortars of gold, 85such that each dish had one hundred thirty shekels of silver, and each bowl had seventy shekels, that is, putting all of the vessels from silver together, two thousand four hundred shekels, by the weight of the Sanctuary, 86and twelve little mortars of gold, filled with incense, weighing ten shekels by the weight of the Sanctuary, that is, all together one hundred twenty shekels of gold, 87and twelve oxen from the herd as a holocaust, twelve rams, twelve one-year-old lambs, with their libations, and twelve he-goats for sin; 88and for victims of peace offerings: twenty-four oxen, sixty rams, sixty he-goats, and sixty one-year-old lambs. These were the oblations for the dedication of the altar, when it was anointed. 89And when Moses entered into the tabernacle of the covenant, to consult the oracle, he heard the voice of One speaking to him from the propitiatory, which is over the ark of the testimony between the two cherubims, and there he also spoke to him.
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