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If his offering is a burnt offering from the cattle,[a] then he must present[b] an unblemished male; he must present it at the door of the tent of assembly for his acceptance before[c] Yahweh.

“‘He[d] must lay his hand on the head of the burnt offering and it will be accepted[e] for him in order to make atonement for him. He[f] must slaughter the young bull[g] before[h] Yahweh, then[i] Aaron’s sons, the priests, will present the blood and sprinkle the blood all around the altar that is at the door of the tent of assembly.

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  1. Leviticus 1:3 Or “herd”
  2. Leviticus 1:3 Hebrew “present it”
  3. Leviticus 1:3 Literally “to the face of”
  4. Leviticus 1:4 Or “And he”
  5. Leviticus 1:4 Same root word as “acceptance” in v. 3
  6. Leviticus 1:5 Or “And he”
  7. Leviticus 1:5 Literally “the son of the herd” or “the son of the cattle”
  8. Leviticus 1:5 Literally “to the face of”
  9. Leviticus 1:5 Or “and”