7368 grain offering
An offering that was usually offered as an accompaniment to animal sacrifices, but in special circumstances was presented alone. It could be cooked in various ways or presented uncooked. The offering could be made for a variety of purposes, depending on the sacrifice it accompanied.
The Hebrew word for “grain offering” can also mean simply “gift”See also Ge 4:4; Ge 32:13; 1Sa 2:17; 1Ki 4:21; Mk 7:11
The ingredients of the grain offering
Flour, oil and incense Lev 2:1-2
Salt See also Lev 2:13 Salt, which prevented corruption, was offered with all the offerings.
No yeast or honey Lev 2:11
Roasted ears of corn Lev 2:14-16
The preparation of the grain offering
The presentation of the grain offering
Accompanying vow fulfilment or freewill offerings Nu 15:1-10
With the two daily offerings Ex 29:38-41
The character of the grain offering
It is most holy Lev 6:17
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