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Exodus 24:5

    Exodus 24:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he sent young men of the children of Israel, which offered burnt offerings, and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen unto the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he sent young men of the children of Israel, which offered burnt offerings, and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen to the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he sent young men of the children of Israel, who offered burnt-offerings, and sacrificed peace-offerings of oxen unto Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he sent some of the young men of the children of Israel to make burned offerings and peace-offerings of oxen to the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    And he sent young men of the children of Israel, who offered burnt-offerings, and sacrificed peace-offerings of oxen unto Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    He sent young men of the children of Israel, who offered burnt offerings and sacrificed peace offerings of cattle to Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he sent young men of the children of Israel, which offered burnt offerings, and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen unto the LORD.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 24:5

    He sent young men - Stout, able, reputable young men, chosen out of the different tribes, for the purpose of killing, flaying, and offering the oxen mentioned here.

    Burnt-offerings - They generally consisted of sheep and goats, Leviticus 1:10. These were wholly consumed by fire.

    Peace-offerings - Bullocks or goats; see Hebrews 9:19. The blood of these was poured out before the Lord, and then the priests and people might feast on the flesh.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 24:5

    Young men of the children of Israel - See Exodus 19:22; Exodus 28:1; Leviticus 1:5.

    Burnt offerings ... peace offerings - The burnt offerings Leviticus 1 figured the dedication of the nation to Yahweh, and the peace offerings Leviticus 3 their communion with Yahweh and with each other.