“Speak to the Israelites, and tell them, ‘When either a man or a woman 1 takes a special vow, 2 to take a vow 3 as a Nazirite, 4 to separate 5 himself to the Lord,
And when you prepare a young bull as a burnt offering or a sacrifice for discharging a vow or as a peace offering to the Lord,
It will be their portion from the allotment of the land, a most holy place, next to the border of the Levites.
You are observing religious 1 days and months and seasons and years.
“Speak to the Israelites and tell them, ‘When a man makes a special votive offering 1 based on the conversion value of persons to the Lord, 2
“They will belong to me,” says the Lord who rules over all, “in the day when I prepare my own special property. 1 I will spare them as a man spares his son who serves him.
And now, if you will diligently listen to me 1 and keep 2 my covenant, then you will be my 3 special possession 4 out of all the nations, for all the earth is mine,
Indeed, 1 the Lord has chosen Jacob for himself, Israel to be his special possession. 2
All the people of the land will contribute 1 to this offering for the prince of Israel.
God was performing extraordinary 1 miracles by Paul’s hands,
From Paul, 1 an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother,
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
And today the Lord has declared you to be his special people (as he already promised you) so you may keep all his commandments.
For you are a people holy 1 to the Lord your God. He 2 has chosen you to be his people, prized 3 above all others on the face of the earth.
This young woman pleased him, 1 and she found favor with him. He quickly provided her with her cosmetics and her rations; he also provided her with the seven specially chosen 2 young women who were from the palace. He then transferred her and her young women to the best quarters in the harem. 3
You must make holy garments 1 for your brother Aaron, for glory and for beauty. 2
For the Lord’s allotment is his people, Jacob is his special possession. 1
With regard to spiritual gifts, 1 brothers and sisters, 2 I do not want you to be uninformed. 3
From Paul, 1 an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, to further the promise 2 of life in Christ Jesus,
For there are many 1 rebellious people, idle talkers, and deceivers, especially those with Jewish connections, 2