Give it to Eleazar(A) the priest; it is to be taken outside the camp(B) and slaughtered in his presence. Then Eleazar the priest is to take some of its blood on his finger and sprinkle(C) it seven times toward the front of the tent of meeting. While he watches, the heifer is to be burned—its hide, flesh, blood and intestines.(D) The priest is to take some cedar wood, hyssop(E) and scarlet wool(F) and throw them onto the burning heifer. After that, the priest must wash his clothes and bathe himself with water.(G) He may then come into the camp, but he will be ceremonially unclean till evening.

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