Yahweh commands Moses to arrange the clans of the Levites around the tent of meeting and assigns them responsibilities.
Yahweh gives instructions for the Israelite encampments around the Tent of Meeting according to tribes and families.
Yahweh commands Moses and Aaron to divide the Israelites according to tribe and count the fighting aged men. The total is 603,550. The Levites are counted separately as keepers of the tabernacle.
Yahweh commands Aaron to make a sacrificial offering for his family to atone for their sins and instructions how Aaron can approach the Holy of Holies.
Discharges Causing Uncleanness 15 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, 2 “Speak to the Israelites and say to them: ‘When any man has an unusual bodily discharge, such a discharge is unclean. 3 Whether it continues flowing from his body or is blocked, it will make him…
Yahweh gives Israelites instructions on clean and unclean animals for eating and handling meat and carcasses.
Aaron’s sons Nadab and Abihu break the rituals commanded by Yahweh and are struck down. Moses scolds Aaron and his sons on following their duties as priests.
After 7 days of consecration, Moses commands Aaron and his sons to make offerings at the alter. Fire appears and consumes the offerings.
Yahweh commands Moses to assemble Aaron and his son’s for their ordination as priests. Moses completes the ordination as Yahweh commands.
Yahweh instructs the Israelites to prepare the fellowship offering. A portion of the fellowship offering is for the priests.