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Leviticus 22:16 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— and [so] cause them to bear the iniquity that bringeth guilt, when they eat their holy things: for I am Jehovah who sanctifieth them.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of trespass, when they eat their holy things: for I the LORD do sanctify them.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— and [so] cause them to bear punishment for guilt by eating their holy [gifts]; for I am the LORD who sanctifies them.’”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of trespass, when they eat their holy things: for I the LORD do sanctify them.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— and cause them to bear the iniquity of trespass when they eat their holy things; for I am Jehovah who do hallow them.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— nor cause them to bear guilty iniquity, when they eat their hallowed things,—For, I—Yahweh, am hallowing them.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— nor have caused them to bear the iniquity of the guilt-offering in their eating their holy things; for I [am] Jehovah, sanctifying them.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Lest perhaps they bear the iniquity of their trespass, when they shall have eaten the sanctified things. I am the Lord who sanctify them.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Or suffer them to beare the iniquitie of trespasse, when they eate their holy things: for I the LORD do sanctifie them.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— So should they bring upon themselves the iniquity of trespass in their eating their holy things: for I [am] the Lord that sanctifies them.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of trespass, when they eat their holy things: for I Yahweh Meqaddishkhem.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Or suffer them to bear 5375
{5375} Prime
נָשָׂא
nasa'
{naw-saw'}
A primitive root; to lift, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively, absolutely and relatively.
z8689
<8689> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2675
the iniquity 5771
{5771} Prime
עָוֹן
`avon
{aw-vone'}
From H5753; perversity, that is, (moral) evil.
of trespass, 819
{0819} Prime
אַשְׁמָה
'ashmah
{ash-maw'}
Feminine of H0817; guiltiness, a fault, the presentation of a sin offering.
when they eat 398
{0398} Prime
אָכַל
'akal
{aw-kal'}
A primitive root; to eat (literally or figuratively).
z8800
<8800> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Infinitive (See H8812)
Count - 4888
x853
(0853) Complement
אֵת
'eth
{ayth}
Apparently contracted from H0226 in the demonstrative sense of entity; properly self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely).
their holy things: 6944
{6944} Prime
קֹדֶשׁ
qodesh
{ko'-desh}
From H6942; a sacred place or thing; rarely abstractly sanctity.
for x3588
(3588) Complement
כִּי
kiy
{kee}
A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
I x589
(0589) Complement
אֲנִי
'aniy
{an-ee'}
Contracted from H0595; I.
Yhw יָהוֶה 3068
{3068} Prime
יְהֹוָה
Y@hovah
{yeh-ho-vaw'}
From H1961; (the) self Existent or eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God.
Mkaddiem מְקַדִּשׁכֶם. 6942
{6942} Prime
קָדַשׁ
qadash
{kaw-dash'}
A primitive root; to be (causatively make, pronounce or observe as) clean (ceremonially or morally).
z8764
<8764> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Participle (See H8813)
Count - 685
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Leviticus 22:15-16.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Leviticus 22:10-16.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Leviticus 22:16

They — That is, the priests, shall not (the negative particle being understood out of the foregoing clause) suffer them — That is, the people, to bear the iniquity of trespass — That is, the punishment of their sin, which they might expect from God, and for the prevention whereof the priest was to see restitution made.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Leviticus 22:16

Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of (h) trespass, when they eat their holy things: for I the LORD do sanctify them.

(h) For if they did not offer sacrifice for their error, the people by their example might commit the same offence.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
suffer them to bear the iniquity of the trespass, or, lade themselves with the iniquity of trespass in their eating, bear.
Leviticus 7:18 And if [any] of the flesh of the sacrifice of his peace offerings be eaten at all on the third day, it shall not be accepted, neither shall it be imputed unto him that offereth it: it shall be an abomination, and the soul that eateth of it shall bear his iniquity.
Psalms 38:4 For mine iniquities are gone over mine head: as an heavy burden they are too heavy for me.
Isaiah 53:11-12 He shall see of the travail of his soul, [and] shall be satisfied: by his knowledge shall my righteous servant justify many; for he shall bear their iniquities. ... Therefore will I divide him [a portion] with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he hath poured out his soul unto death: and he was numbered with the transgressors; and he bare the sin of many, and made intercession for the transgressors.
1 Peter 2:24 Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.

for I:

Leviticus 22:9 They shall therefore keep mine ordinance, lest they bear sin for it, and die therefore, if they profane it: I the LORD do sanctify them.
Leviticus 20:8 And ye shall keep my statutes, and do them: I [am] the LORD which sanctify you.
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Lv 7:18; 20:8; 22:9. Ps 38:4. Is 53:11. 1P 2:24.

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