Treasury of Scripture
For they are wholly given to me from among the children of Israel; instead of such as open every womb, even instead of the firstborn of all the children of Israel, have I taken them to me.
wholly given. The word being repeated, 'because,' says Bp. Patrick, 'the children of Israel had devoted them to him, by laying their hands upon them, and Aaron had waved them as a wave-offering to the Lord.' instead of such. Houbigant, on the authority of the Samaritan, reads, 'instead of every first-born of the children of Israel, who openeth the womb.'
Numbers 3:12,45 And I, behold...
Strong's ConcordanceFor they [are] wholly given unto me from among the children of Israel; instead of such as open every womb, [even instead of] the firstborn of all the children of Israel, have I taken them unto me.
Topical BibleBirth Breaketh Certainly Firstborn First-born Instead Israelite Issue Male Midst Mother's Myself Offspring Open Openeth Sons Wholly Womb
Numbers Chapter 8 Verse 16
Alphabetical: all among are as be every first firstborn for from given have I in instead Israel Israelite Israelites issue male me my Myself of offspring own place sons taken the them They to who wholly woman womb
OT Law: Numbers 8:16 For they are wholly given to me (Nu Num.)