Book of Leviticus

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the third book of the Old Testament

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High-resolution scanning of the document, which revealed the scroll was a copy of the Book of Leviticus - one of the first five holy books of the Bible, collectively called the Pentateuch.
The first essay begins with a discussion of the opening verse of the Book of Leviticus (Sefer Vayikra) and Rashi's comments thereon.
On the other hand, Pacquiao cited lines from the Book of Leviticus to support his viewpoint.
My young friend had cleverly quoted the book of Leviticus to argue that the greatest sin was to be homosexual.
Things did not go as I had planned, so I tore up the book of Leviticus in the classroom, in front of the students who were using old biblical verses to discriminate against me.
The Most Rev Justin Welby called on Christians, quoting from the Book of Leviticus to "break down barriers, to welcome the stranger and love them as ourselves (Leviticus 19:34).
It is understood the book of Leviticus was written by Moses.
Bush's reelection, My birds trades Happiness's verdant landscape for a barren wasteland dominated by an enormous dead tree populated by the so-called baleful fowl described in the book of Leviticus. Despite a sound track, cast of characters, and accumulation of cultural references that ground the piece firmly in the time of its production, My birds--like its most obvious reference points, Beckett's Waiting for Godot and Goya's Disasters of War--manages to comment on but also transcend its immediate historical context.
The Book of Leviticus says that "Every grain offering you bring to the Lord must be made without yeast, for you are not to burn any yeast or honey in a food offering presented to the Lord" (2:11).
Joseph outreach coordinator Sister Paula Cormier read from the book of Leviticus during the service.
In this stimulating book, a secular Jew makes a powerful case for the contemporary relevance of the Book of Leviticus. (Pantheon)
He quoted a well-known extract from the book of Leviticus in the Bible at her.
I didn't know that quote from Leviticus because I haven't read the Book of Leviticus yet."
According to media in the US, Pacquiao also refuted reports that he quoted a verse in the Book of Leviticus, which talked of putting homosexuals to death.
The theme of the talk by Kevin Waterhouse was Sacrifice, which was based on the instructions given to Moses in the book of Leviticus.The annual fraternal gathering was held on Saturday, when people from other meetings attended to hear the talks given by David Smith from Wardley .