Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And thou shalt take the Levites for me (I am the LORD) instead of all the firstborn among the children of Israel; and the cattle of the Levites instead of all the firstlings among the cattle of the children of Israel.
“Now, behold, I
have taken the Levites from among the sons of Israel instead of every firstborn, the first issue of the womb among the sons of Israel. So the Levites shall be Mine.
for they are
wholly given to Me from among the sons of Israel. I have taken them for Myself instead of every first issue of the womb, the firstborn of all the sons of Israel.
Every first issue of the womb of all flesh, whether man or animal, which they offer to the Lord, shall be yours; nevertheless the firstborn of man you shall surely redeem, and the firstborn of unclean animals you shall redeem.
He sent young men of the sons of Israel,
and they offered burnt offerings and sacrificed young bulls as peace offerings to the Lord.
then Moses stood in the gate of the camp, and said, “Whoever is for the Lord, come to me!” And all the sons of Levi gathered together to him.
just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many.”
1 Timothy 2:6
gave Himself as a ransom for all, the testimony given at the proper time.