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 16:21
 16:22
16:21 Aaron shall press both his hands on the live goat's head, and he shall confess on it all the Israelites' sins, rebellious acts and inadvertent misdeeds. When he has thus placed them on the goat's head, he shall send it to the desert with a specially prepared man.
Vesamach Aharon et-shtey yadav al-rosh hasa'ir hachay vehitvadah alav et-kol-avonot beney Yisra'el ve'et-kol-pish'eyhem lechol-chatotam venatan otam al-rosh hasa'ir veshilach beyad-ish iti hamidbarah.
16:22 The goat will thus carry all the sins away to a desolate area when it is sent to the desert.
Venasa hasa'ir alav et-kol-avonotam el-erets gezerah veshilach et-hasa'ir bamidbar.



Commentary:

sins, rebellious acts...
  (Yoma 36b).

When he has...
  (cf. Saadia).

specially prepared man
  (Yoma 66a; Rashi). Iti in Hebrew.





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