L E V I T I C U S
In this chapter we have divers laws concerning the
priests and sacrifices all for the preserving of the honour of the
sanctuary. I. That the priests should not eat the holy things in
their uncleanness, ver.
1-9. II. That no stranger who did not belong to some
family of the priests should eat of the holy things (ver. 10-13), and, if he did it
unwittingly, he must make restitution,, ver. 14-16. III. That the sacrifices which
were offered must be without blemish, ver. 17-25. IV. That they must be more
than eight days old (ver.
26-28), and that the sacrifices of thanksgiving must be
eaten the same day they were offered, ver. 29, &c.