10 “Once a year Aaron is to perform the purification rite[a] on the horns of the altar. Throughout your generations he is to perform the purification rite[b] for[c] it once a year, with the blood of the sin offering for atonement.(A) The altar is especially holy to the Lord.”

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Footnotes

  1. Exodus 30:10 Or to make atonement
  2. Exodus 30:10 Or to make atonement
  3. Exodus 30:10 Or on

29 “This is to be a permanent statute(A) for you: In the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month you are to practice self-denial[a](B) and do no work,(C) both the native and the foreigner(D) who resides among you. 30 Atonement will be made for you on this day to cleanse you,(E) and you will be clean from all your sins before the Lord.

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Footnotes

  1. Leviticus 16:29 Traditionally, fasting, abstinence from sex, and refraining from personal grooming

Then you are to sound a trumpet loudly in the seventh month, on the tenth day of the month; you will sound it throughout your land on the Day of Atonement.(A)

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Offerings for the Day of Atonement

“You are to hold a sacred assembly on the tenth day of this seventh month and practice self-denial;[a](A) you must not do any work. Present a burnt offering to the Lord, a pleasing aroma: one young bull, one ram, and seven male lambs a year old. All your animals are to be unblemished. Their grain offering is to be of fine flour mixed with oil, six quarts[b] with the bull, four quarts[c] with the ram, 10 and two quarts[d] with each of the seven lambs. 11 Offer one male goat for a sin offering. The regular burnt offering with its grain offering and drink offerings are in addition to the sin offering of atonement.

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Footnotes

  1. Numbers 29:7 Traditionally, fasting, abstinence from sex, and refraining from personal grooming
  2. Numbers 29:9 Lit three-tenths (of an ephah)
  3. Numbers 29:9 Lit two-tenths (of an ephah)
  4. Numbers 29:10 Lit one-tenth (of an ephah)

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