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Sin Offering

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We are forbidden to eat the meat of a sin-or guilt-offering outside the Sanctuary
Deuteronomy 12:17 "You may not eat within your gates...the first-born of your herds or flocks" Sometimes, portions of the sacrifices are eaten by the priests and others, by the person who brings them. The sin-offerings and guilt-offerings must be eaten in...
The Priest is forbidden to eat from those sacrifices which are brought on the inner altar
Leviticus 6:23 "And any sin offering whose blood is brought into the Tent of Meeting, to make atonement in the holy place, shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire" The Torah describes the service of each of the sacrifices, in detail. Different typ...
Why, if a person sinned and wished to make atonement, or he was just in a generous mood and wished to offer something to G‑d, does he sacrifice an innocent animal? Why doesn’t he sacrifice himself, for example?
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