1 'This is what you will do to them, to consecrate them to my priesthood. Take one young bull and two rams without blemish;
1Pet 1:19 2Chr 13:9 Exod 12:5 Exod 20:11 Exod 28:3 Exod 28:41 Exod 29:21
2 also unleavened bread, unleavened cakes mixed with oil, and unleavened wafers spread with oil, made from fine wheat flour,
Num 6:15 1Cor 5:7 Exod 12:8 Exod 29:23 Lev 2:4-5 Lev 2:15 Lev 6:19-23
3 and put these into a basket and present them in the basket, at the same time as the bull and the two rams.
Lev 8:2 Lev 8:26 Lev 8:31 Num 6:17
4 'You will bring Aaron and his sons to the entrance of the Tent of Meeting and bathe them.
Exod 40:12 Heb 10:22 1Pet 3:21 Deut 23:11 Eph 5:26 Exod 26:36 Exod 30:18-21
5 You will then take the vestments and dress Aaron in the tunic, the robe of the ephod, the ephod, and the breastplate, and tie the waistband of the ephod round his waist.
Exod 28:2-8 Lev 8:7-8
6 Then you will place the turban on his head, and on it put the symbol of holy consecration.
Lev 8:9 Exod 28:36-39
7 You will then take the anointing oil and pour it on his head and so anoint him.
Lev 21:10 Num 35:25 Exod 28:41 Lev 10:7 Ps 133:2 Exod 30:23-31 Isa 61:1
8 'Next, you will bring his sons and dress them in tunics,
Lev 8:13 Exod 28:40
9 and fasten waistbands round their waists and put the head-dresses on their heads. By perpetual decree the priesthood will be theirs. Then you will invest Aaron and his sons.
Num 18:7 Lev 8:22-28 Deut 18:5 Exod 28:1 Exod 28:40-41 Exod 32:29 Exod 40:15
10 'You will bring the bull in front of the Tent of Meeting, and Aaron and his sons will lay their hands on the bull's head.
Lev 1:4 Lev 8:14 Exod 29:15 Exod 29:19 2Cor 5:21 Isa 53:6 Lev 3:2
11 You will then slaughter the bull before Yahweh at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting.
Exod 29:4 Lev 1:3-5 Lev 8:15 Lev 9:8 Lev 9:12
12 You will then take some of the bull's blood and with your finger put it on the horns of the altar. Next, pour out the rest of the blood at the foot of the altar.
Exod 27:2 Lev 8:15 Lev 9:9 Exod 30:2 Exod 38:2 Heb 9:13-14 Heb 9:22
13 And then take all the fat covering the entrails, the fatty mass over the liver, the two kidneys with their covering fat, and burn them on the altar.
Lev 3:3-4 1Sam 2:16 Exod 29:18 Exod 29:22 Exod 29:25 Isa 1:11 Isa 34:6
14 But the young bull's flesh, its skin and its offal, you will burn outside the camp, for this is a sin offering.
Lev 4:11-12 Lev 4:21 Exod 30:10 2Chr 29:24 Ezra 8:35 Heb 13:11-13 Lev 4:3
15 'Next, you will take one of the rams, and Aaron and his sons will lay their hands on the ram's head.
Exod 29:19 Exod 29:3 Exod 29:10 Lev 1:4-9 Lev 8:18-21
16 You will then slaughter the ram, take its blood and pour it against the altar, all round.
17 Next, cut the ram into quarters, wash the entrails and legs and put them on the quarters and head.
Jer 4:14 Lev 1:9 Lev 1:13 Lev 8:21 Lev 9:14 Matt 23:26
18 Then burn the whole ram on the altar. This will be a burnt offering for Yahweh, a pleasing smell, a food offering burnt for Yahweh.
Gen 8:21 1Kgs 3:4 1Kgs 18:38 1Sam 7:9 Eph 5:2 Exod 29:25 Gen 22:2
19 'Next, you will take the other ram, and Aaron and his sons will lay their hands on the ram's head.
Exod 29:3 Lev 8:22-29
20 You will then slaughter the ram, take some of its blood and put it on the lobe of Aaron's right ear, on the lobes of his sons' right ears, the thumbs of their right hands, and the big toes of their right feet, and pour the rest of the blood against the altar, all round.
1Pet 1:2 Heb 9:19-23 Heb 10:22 Heb 12:24 Isa 50:5 Isa 52:15 Lev 8:24
21 You will then take some of the blood on the altar and some of the anointing oil, and sprinkle it on Aaron and his vestments and on his sons and on his sons' vestments: so that he and his vestments will be consecrated and his sons too, and his sons' vestments.
Heb 9:22 Exod 29:1 Exod 29:7 Lev 8:30 Exod 30:25-31 Heb 10:29 Isa 11:2-5
22 'You will then take the fatty parts of the ram: the tail, the fat covering the entrails, the fatty mass over the liver, the two kidneys with their covering fat and also the right thigh -- for this is a ram of investiture-
Exod 29:13 Lev 3:9 Lev 7:3 Lev 7:32-33 Lev 8:25-27 Lev 9:19 Lev 9:21
23 and a loaf of bread, a cake of bread made with oil, and a wafer, from the basket of unleavened bread before Yahweh,
Exod 29:2-3 Lev 8:26
24 and put it all on the palms of Aaron and his sons, and make the gesture of offering before Yahweh.
Lev 7:30 Lev 8:27 Exod 29:26-27 Lev 9:21 Lev 10:14
25 Then you will take them back and burn them on the altar, on top of the burnt offering, as a smell pleasing before Yahweh, a food offering burnt for Yahweh.
Lev 8:28 Exod 29:41 1Sam 2:28 Lev 1:9 Lev 1:13 Lev 2:2 Lev 2:9
26 'You will then take the forequarters of the ram of Aaron's investiture and with it make the gesture of offering before Yahweh; this will be your portion.
Lev 8:29 Lev 7:31 Lev 7:34 Ps 99:6
27 You will consecrate the forequarters that have been thus offered, as also the thigh that is set aside -- what has been offered and what has been set aside from the ram of investiture of Aaron and his sons.
Lev 10:15 Num 18:11 Deut 18:3 Heb 7:28 Lev 7:31-34 Lev 7:37 Lev 8:28-31
28 This, by perpetual decree, will be the portion that Aaron and his sons will receive from the Israelites, since it is the portion set aside, the portion set aside for Yahweh by the Israelites from their communion sacrifices: a portion set aside for Yahweh.
Deut 18:3 Exod 29:27 Lev 3:1 Lev 7:11-38 Lev 10:14-15 Num 15:19-20 Num 18:24
29 'Aaron's sacred vestments must pass to his sons after him, and they will wear them for their anointing and investiture.
Num 18:8 Exod 28:3-4 Exod 29:5-7 Exod 30:30 Exod 40:15 Lev 8:7-12 Num 20:26-28
30 Whichever of the sons of Aaron succeeds him in the priesthood and enters the Tent of Meeting to serve in the sanctuary, will wear them for seven days.
Num 20:28 Acts 20:6-7 Exod 12:15 Exod 29:35 Ezek 43:26 Gen 8:10 Gen 8:12
31 'You will take the ram of investiture and cook its meat in a holy place.
Lev 8:31 1Sam 2:13 1Sam 2:15 Ezek 46:20-24
32 Aaron and his sons will eat the meat of the ram and the bread which is in the basket, at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting.
Matt 12:4 Exod 24:9-11 Exod 29:2-3 Exod 29:23 Lev 10:12-14
33 They will eat what was used in making expiation for them at their investiture and consecration. No unauthorised person may eat these; they are holy things.
Num 18:4 1Cor 11:24 1Cor 11:26 John 6:53-55 Lev 10:13-18 Lev 22:10-13 Num 1:51
34 If any of the meat from the investiture sacrifice, or the bread, should be left till morning, you will burn what is left. It may not be eaten; it is a holy thing.
Exod 12:10 Lev 8:32 Exod 16:19 Exod 29:22 Exod 29:26 Exod 29:28 Lev 7:18-19
35 This is what you will do for Aaron and his sons, implementing all the orders I have given you. You will take seven days over their investiture.
Exod 29:30 Exod 29:37 Exod 39:42-43 Exod 40:12-16 John 16:14 Lev 8:4-36 Lev 14:8-11
36 'On each of the days you will also offer a young bull as a sacrifice for sin, in expiation. You will offer a sin sacrifice for the altar when you make expiation for it; then you will consecrate it by anointing it.
Heb 10:11 Exod 30:26 Exod 30:28-29 Ezek 48:18-20 Exod 29:10-14 Exod 40:9-11 Ezek 43:25
37 For seven days you will make expiation for the altar, then you will consecrate it; it will then be especially holy, and whatever touches the altar will become holy.
Exod 40:10 Matt 23:19 Dan 9:24 Exod 30:28-29 Matt 23:17
38 'This is what you must offer on the altar: two yearling male lambs each day in perpetuity.
1Chr 16:40 Num 28:3-8 2Chr 2:4 2Chr 13:11 2Chr 31:3 Dan 12:11 Ezra 3:3
39 The first lamb you will offer at dawn, and the second at twilight,
Ezek 46:13-15 2Kgs 16:15 2Chr 13:11 Acts 26:7 Luke 1:10 Ps 5:3 Ps 55:16-17
40 and with the first lamb, one-tenth of a measure of fine flour mixed with one-quarter of a hin of pounded olive oil and, for a libation, one-quarter of a hin of wine.
Lev 23:13 Ezek 45:17 Ezek 46:14 Isa 57:6 Joel 2:14 Phil 2:17 Deut 32:38
41 The second lamb you will offer at twilight, and do it with a similar cereal offering and libation as at dawn, as a pleasing smell, as an offering burnt for Yahweh,
1Kgs 18:29 1Kgs 18:36 2Kgs 16:15 Dan 9:21 Ezek 46:13-15 Ezra 9:4-5 Ps 141:2
42 a perpetual burnt offering for all your generations to come, at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting before Yahweh, where I shall meet you and speak to you.
43 'There I shall meet the Israelites in the place consecrated by my glory.
1Kgs 8:11 2Chr 5:14 2Chr 7:1-3 Exod 40:34 Ezek 43:5 Mal 3:1 1John 3:2
44 I shall consecrate the Tent of Meeting and the altar; I shall also consecrate Aaron and his sons, to be priests in my service.
Lev 21:15 John 10:36 Lev 22:9 Lev 22:16 Rev 1:5-6
45 And I shall live with the Israelites and be their God,
Rev 21:3 2Cor 6:16 Exod 25:8 Lev 26:12 Zech 2:10 John 14:17 Eph 2:22
46 and they will know that I am Yahweh their God, who brought them out of Egypt to live among them: I, Yahweh their God.'
Exod 20:2 Ezek 20:5 Jer 31:33 Lev 11:44 Lev 18:30 Lev 19:2