besides 1 the Sabbaths of the Lord and all your gifts, votive offerings, and freewill offerings which you must give to the Lord.
Only the holy things and votive offerings that belong to you, you must pick up and take to the place the Lord will choose. 1
And there you must take your burnt offerings, your sacrifices, your tithes, the personal offerings you have prepared, 1 your votive offerings, your freewill offerings, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks.
He brought the holy items that he and his father had made into the Lord’s temple, including the silver, gold, and other articles. 1
He brought the holy items that his father and he had made into God’s temple, including the silver, gold, and other articles. 1
Then you must come to the place the Lord your God chooses for his name to reside, bringing 1 everything I am commanding you – your burnt offerings, sacrifices, tithes, the personal offerings you have prepared, 2 and all your choice votive offerings which you devote to him. 3
You will not be allowed to eat in your villages your tithe of grain, new wine, olive oil, the firstborn of your herd and flock, any votive offerings you have vowed, or your freewill and personal offerings.
“Speak to Aaron, his sons, and all the Israelites and tell them, ‘When any man 1 from the house of Israel or from the foreigners in Israel 2 presents his offering for any of the votive or freewill offerings which they present to the Lord as a burnt offering,
“‘These things you must present to the Lord at your appointed times, in addition to your vows and your freewill offerings, as your burnt offerings, your grain offerings, your drink offerings, and your peace offerings.’”
If a man presents a peace offering sacrifice to the Lord for a special votive offering 1 or for a freewill offering from the herd or the flock, it must be flawless to be acceptable; 2 it must have no flaw. 3
You must never bring the pay of a female prostitute 1 or the wage of a male prostitute 2 into the temple of the Lord your God in fulfillment of any vow, for both of these are abhorrent to the Lord your God.
King Jehoash of Judah collected all the sacred items that his ancestors Jehoshaphat, Jehoram, and Ahaziah, kings of Judah, had consecrated, as well as his own sacred items and all the gold that could be found in the treasuries of the Lord’s temple and the royal palace. He sent it all 1 to King Hazael of Syria, who then withdrew 2 from Jerusalem.