Levítico 3

1 »‘If your sacrifice is a fellowship offering of cattle in Jehovah’s presence, it must be a male or female animal that has no defects.

2 »‘Put your hand on the head of the animal and kill it at the entrance of the Tent of Jehovah’s presence. Then Aaron’s sons the priests must throw the blood against all four sides of the altar.

3 »‘Offer all of the fat on the animal's insides as a sacrifice of the peace offering made by fire to Jehovah.

4 »‘Also use the lower part of the liver and the two kidneys with their fat.

5 »‘Some of the priests will lay these pieces on the altar and send them up in smoke with a smell that pleases me, together with the sacrifice that is offered to Jehovah.

6 »‘If your sacrifice is a fellowship offering of sheep to Jehovah, you must bring a male or female animal that has no defects.

7 »‘If your offering is a lamb, you must bring it to Jehovah.

8 »‘Place your hand on the animal's head. Slaughter it in front of the Tent of Meeting. Aaron's sons will throw the blood against the altar on all sides.

9 »‘Take the fat from the fellowship offering and offer it by fire to Jehovah. Remove all the fat from the tail and the fat that covers the internal organs.

10 »‘Remove the two kidneys with the fat on them along with the lobe of the liver.

11 »‘The priest must burn the offering on the altar. It is food, an offering by fire to Jehovah.

12 »‘When you offer a goat, offer it before Jehovah.

13 »‘Put your hand on its head and slaughter it in front of the Tent. The priests will throw its blood against all four sides of the altar.

14 »‘Offer all of the fat on the animal's insides.

15 »‘Also the two kidneys with the fat that is on them, which is on the loins, and the lobe of the liver, which he will remove with the kidneys.

16 »‘The priest will burn them on the altar. It is food, an offering by fire to Jehovah. It is a soothing aroma. All the fat belongs to Jehovah.

17 »‘This is a long lasting law for generations to come wherever you live. Never eat any fat or blood.’«