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 16:17
 16:18
16:17 No one else shall be in the Communion Tent from the time that [Aaron] enters the sanctuary to make atonement until he leaves. In this manner he shall make atonement for himself, for his family, and for the entire Israelite community.
Vechol-adam lo-yihyeh be'Ohel Mo'ed bevo'o lechaper bakodesh ad-tseto vechiper ba'ado uve'ad beyto uve'ad kol-kehal Yisra'el.
16:18 Second Reading
He shall then go out to the altar that is before God, and make atonement on it. He shall [do this by] taking some of the bull's and goat's blood, and placing [the mixture] on the altar's horns all around.
Veyatsa el-hamizbe'ach asher lifney-Adonay vechiper alav velakach midam hapar umidam hasa'ir venatan al-karnot hamizbe'ach saviv.



Commentary:

altar that is before God
  The incense altar (Yoma 58b; Rashi).

mixture
  (Yoma 53b; Yad, Avodath Yom HaKippurim 3:5).

all around
  North-east, north-west, south-west and then south-east (Sifra).





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