16:2 Thou shalt therefore b sacrifice the passover unto the
LORD thy God, of the flock and the herd, in the place which
the LORD shall choose to place his name there.
(b) You shall eat the Easter lamb.
16:3 Thou shalt eat no leavened bread with it; seven days shalt
thou eat unleavened bread therewith, [even] the bread of
c affliction; for thou camest forth out of the land of
Egypt in haste: that thou mayest remember the day when thou
camest forth out of the land of Egypt all the days of thy
(c) Which signified the affliction which you had in Egypt.
16:5 Thou mayest d not sacrifice the passover within any of
thy gates, which the LORD thy God giveth thee:
(d) This was chiefly accomplished, when the temple was
16:6 But at the place which the LORD thy God shall choose to
place his name in, there thou shalt sacrifice the e
passover at even, at the going down of the sun, at the
season that thou camest forth out of Egypt.
(e) Which was instituted to remind them of their
deliverance our of Egypt and to encourage them in the
hope of Jesus Christ, of whom this lamb was a figure.
16:9 Seven weeks shalt thou f number unto thee: begin to
number the seven weeks from [such time as] thou beginnest
[to put] the sickle to the corn.