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Leviticus 10 – Priesthood

I think today we learned some stuff that got us thinking. I hope some of it stuck, especially for our young Aaronic priesthood holders. On the board I wrote “Why is it important that priesthood ordinances be performed by those who are clean inside and outside?” and “What happens if a priesthood ordinance is done incorrectly?” First we read Leviticus 10:1–2. I explained what was happening. Mentioned what the word “strange” meant. In addition to not of us, it could mean pagan, as in don’t go after strange gods. Whichever, Nadab and Abihu performed the ordinance incorrectly. I mentioned about how God commanded Aaron not to do traditional mourning rituals for his sons. We discussed why. Then we read Leviticus…

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