offering, guilt

A private sacrifice of a ram to atone for an act of desecration (Lev. 5:15). It is not clear how this differed from the ‘sin offering’.

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  • Guilt offering — A guilt offering (Hebrew: asham sin, or ashamot plural sins ‎), also referred to as a trespass offering (KJV, 1611), is a type of Biblical sacrifice, specifically a sacrifice made as a compensation payment. It is distinct from the sin offering.… …   Wikipedia

  • guilt offering — noun Etymology: so called from allusion to Num 5 : an animal sacrifice made in ancient Israel in atonement for trespass against the property of God or man following full restitution of property plus one fifth called also trespass offering …   Useful english dictionary

  • guilt offering — sacrifice of a ram brought to the altar when some holy thing has been desecrated (Lev. 5:14–6:7) and regarded as payment for damage inflicted. The offerer made confession of sin, but it was done privately. The priest retained the meat …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • guilt offering —  Искупительное жертвоприношение …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Sin offering — Part of a series of articles on Jews and Judaism …   Wikipedia

  • Dough offering — Part of Judaic series of articles on Priesthood in Judaism   …   Wikipedia

  • Gift offering — Part of Judaic series of articles on Priesthood in Judaism   …   Wikipedia

  • Sin-offering —    (Heb. hattath), the law of, is given in detail in Lev. 4 6:13; 9:7 11, 22 24; 12:6 8; 15:2, 14, 25 30; 14:19, 31; Num. 6:10 14. On the day of Atonement it was made with special solemnity (Lev. 16:5, 11, 15). The blood was then carried into the …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • trespass offering — noun : guilt offering …   Useful english dictionary

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

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