Numbers 28 Bible Commentary

The Geneva Study Bible

(Read all of Numbers 28)
28:2 Command the children of Israel, and say unto them, My offering, [and] a my bread for my sacrifices made by fire, [for] a sweet savour unto me, shall ye observe to offer unto me in their due season.

(a) By bread he means all manner of sacrifice.

28:8 And the other lamb shalt thou offer at even: as the meat offering of the morning, and as the drink offering thereof, thou shalt offer [it], b a sacrifice made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD.

(b) The meat offering and drink offering of the evening sacrifice.

28:9 And on the sabbath day two lambs of the first year without spot, and two c tenth deals of flour [for] a meat offering, mingled with oil, and the drink offering thereof:

(c) Of the measure ephah.

28:10 [This is] the burnt offering of every sabbath, beside the d continual burnt offering, and his drink offering.

(d) Which was offered every day at morning and evening.

28:14 And their e drink offerings shall be half an hin of wine unto a bullock, and the third [part] of an hin unto a ram, and a fourth [part] of an hin unto a lamb: this [is] the burnt offering of every month throughout the months of the year.

(e) That is, the wine that will be poured on the sacrifice.

28:18 In the first day [shall be] an holy f convocation; ye shall do no manner of servile work [therein]:

(f) Or, solemn assembly.

28:26 Also in the day of the firstfruits, when ye bring a new meat offering unto the LORD, after your g weeks [be out], ye shall have an holy convocation; ye shall do no servile work:

(g) In counting seven weeks from the Passover to Whit Sunday, as in (Leviticus 23:15).