22 Then the Lord said to Moses,23 “Take the following fine spices: 500 shekels[a] of liquid myrrh, half as much (that is, 250 shekels) of fragrant cinnamon, 250 shekels[b] of fragrant calamus,24 500 shekels of cassia—all according to the sanctuary shekel—and a hin[c] of olive oil.25 Make these into a sacred anointing oil, a fragrant blend, the work of a perfumer. It will be the sacred anointing oil.
Exodus 30:23That is, about 12 1/2 pounds or about 5.8 kilograms; also in verse 24
Exodus 30:23That is, about 6 1/4 pounds or about 2.9 kilograms
Exodus 30:24That is, probably about 1 gallon or about 3.8 liters
31 Say to the Israelites, ‘This is to be my sacred anointing oil for the generations to come.32 Do not pour it on anyone else’s body and do not make any other oil using the same formula. It is sacred, and you are to consider it sacred.33 Whoever makes perfume like it and puts it on anyone other than a priest must be cut off from their people.’”
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