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Summary

And they shall be upon Aaron, and upon his sons, when they come in unto the tabernacle of the congregation, or when they come near unto the altar to minister in the holy place; that they bear not iniquity, and die: it shall be a statute for ever unto him and his seed after him.

Unto the altar

Bible References

Unto the altar

Exodus 20:26
And you must not go up by steps to my altar, so that your nakedness is not exposed.'

Bear not iniquity

Leviticus 5:1
"'When a person sins in that he hears a public curse against one who fails to testify and he is a witness (he either saw or knew what had happened) and he does not make it known, then he will bear his punishment for iniquity.
Leviticus 20:19
You must not expose the nakedness of your mother's sister and your father's sister, for such a person has laid bare his own close relative. They must bear their punishment for iniquity.
Leviticus 22:9
They must keep my charge so that they do not incur sin on account of it and therefore die because they profane it. I am the Lord who sanctifies them.
Numbers 9:13
But the man who is ceremonially clean, and was not on a journey, and fails to keep the Passover, that person must be cut off from his people. Because he did not bring the Lord's offering at its appointed time, that man must bear his sin.
Numbers 18:22
No longer may the Israelites approach the tent of meeting, or else they will bear their sin and die.
Matthew 22:12
And he said to him, 'Friend, how did you get in here without wedding clothes?' But he had nothing to say.

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