Leviticus 21:6; Leviticus 21:8; Leviticus 21:17; Leviticus 21:21–22; Leviticus 22:7; Leviticus 22:25; Numbers 28:2; Ezekiel 44:7; Malachi 1:7

They shall be holy to their God and cnot profane the name of their God. For they offer the Lord's food offerings, dthe bread of their God; therefore they shall be holy.


You shall sanctify him, for he offers the bread of your God. He shall be holy to you, for gI, the Lord, who sanctify you, ham holy.


17 Speak to Aaron, saying, None of your offspring throughout their generations who has a blemish may qapproach to offer the bread of his God.


21 No man of the offspring of Aaron the priest who has a blemish shall come near to uoffer the Lord's food offerings; since he has a blemish, he shall not come near to offer the bread of his God. 22 He may eat the bread of his God, both of vthe most holy and of the wholy things,


When the sun goes down he shall be clean, and afterward he may eat of the holy things, because kthey are his food.


25 neither shall you offer as ethe bread of your God any such animals gotten from a foreigner. Since there is a fblemish in them, because of their mutilation, they will not be accepted for you.


Command the people of Israel and say to them, My offering, vmy food for my food offerings, my wpleasing aroma, you shall be careful to offer to me at its appointed time.


in ladmitting foreigners, muncircumcised in heart and flesh, to be in my sanctuary, nprofaning my temple, when you offer to me my food, the fat and the blood. You1 have broken my covenant, in addition to all your abominations.


jBy offering polluted food upon my altar. bBut you say, How have we polluted you? By saying that kthe Lord's table may be despised.