Also bring with you your brethren of the (A)tribe of Levi, the tribe of your father, that they may be (B)joined with you and serve you while you and your sons are with you before the tabernacle of [a]witness. They shall attend to your [b]needs and (C)all the needs of the tabernacle; (D)but they shall not come near the articles of the sanctuary and the altar, (E)lest they die—they and you also. They shall be joined with you and attend to the needs of the tabernacle of meeting, for all the work of the tabernacle; (F)but an outsider shall not come near you. And you shall attend to (G)the duties of the sanctuary and the duties of the altar, (H)that there may be no more wrath on the children of Israel. Behold, I Myself have (I)taken your brethren the Levites from among the children of Israel; (J)they are a gift to you, given by the Lord, to do the work of the tabernacle of meeting.

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  1. Numbers 18:2 testimony
  2. Numbers 18:3 service

“And you shall say to them, (A)‘This is the offering made by fire which you shall offer to the Lord: two male lambs in their first year without blemish, day by day, as a regular burnt offering.

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