16 k‘On the fourteenth day of the first month is the Passover of the Lord. 17 lAnd on the fifteenth day of this month is the feast; unleavened bread shall be eaten for seven days. 18 On the mfirst day you shall have a holy 2convocation. You shall do no 3customary work. 19 And you shall present an offering made by fire as a burnt offering to the Lord: two young bulls, one ram, and seven lambs in their first year. nBe sure they are without blemish. 20 Their grain offering shall be of fine flour mixed with oil: three-tenths of an ephah you shall offer for a bull, and two-tenths for a ram; 21 you shall offer one-tenth of an ephah for each of the seven lambs; 22 also oone goat as a sin offering, to make 4atonement for you. 23 You shall offer these besides the burnt offering of the morning, which is for a regular burnt offering. 24 In this manner you shall offer the food of the offering made by fire daily for seven days, as a sweet aroma to the Lord; it shall be offered besides the regular burnt offering and its drink offering. 25 And pon the seventh day you shall have a holy convocation. You shall do no customary work.
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