Bible study 168 – Deuteronomy 16

Repetition of and some modifications to the Israelite festivals. For example, the passover lamb is no longer to be roasted outside each Israelite house, but to be boiled in the temple in Jerusalem.

The chapter ends with a few completely unrelated rules.

Deuteronomy 16:21
You shall not plant any tree as a sacred pole beside the altar that you make for the Lord your God;

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