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The Hebrew text of Lev. 18:5 states, ה וּשְׁמַרְתֶּם אֶת חֻקֹּתַי וְאֶת מִשְׁפָּטַי אֲשֶׁר יַעֲשֶׂה אֹתָם הָאָדָם וָחַי בָּהֶם אֲנִי יַהְוֶה The phrase in question is וָחַי בָּהֶם. This consists of the conjunction ו prefixed to the verb חַי, followed by the preposition ב suffixed with a plural, 3rd person pronominal suffix ("them"). According to ...


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Physical Purity, of the Flesh On the Day of Atonement, the priest would make an atonement for the people of Israel to cleanse them, so that they would be clean from all their sins before Yahveh.1 30 For on this day, the priest shall make an atonement for you, to cleanse you, so that you may be clean from all your sins before Yahveh. ל כִּי בַיּוֹם ...


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For it is impossible for the blood of bulls and goats to take away sins. Hebrews 10:4, ESV Hebrews 10:4 means something more than atonement by the phrase 'take away sins'. This verse is in the central section of Hebrews concerning the superiority of the priesthood of Jesus (chapters 8-10). Jeremiah 31 is quoted at length twice in this section which is ...


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I received this response from a rabbi at chabad.org: The Talmud in Menachos gives us its measurements. Since there is doubt as to what is exactly an Issaron in mondern measurements, you'll notice various opinions. The Stei Halachem was two loaves of bread made from two Esronim of fine wheat flour (approximately 4.32, 4.98 or 8.64 liters) which ...



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