Once For All

Leviticus 1:3 “…he is to offer a male without defect…” (NIV)*

Leviticus 1:4 “…it will be accepted on his behalf to make atonement for him.” (NIV)*

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Sin’s price had to be paid

By a male without defect,

Perfect blood sprinkled

Man’s sacrifice, God’s to accept.

………………..

He took it on Himself

Paying the once for all price,

No more piecemeal offerings

No more man’s sacrifice.

………………..

Jesus became the offering

The male without defect,

Saving blood sprinkled

God’s sacrifice, man’s to accept.

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photo and poem by Patty Perkins

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Check out today’s reading, Leviticus 1:1-3:17, for a greater appreciation of the once for all sacrifice of Jesus.

*The One Year Bible, New International Version, copyright 1986, Tyndale House Publishers, Wheaton, Illinois.

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About Patty Perkins

I'm Patty, writer of the devotional blog, Beside Quiet Waters. I love writing, reading, and taking long walks with my camera. I've been married to my loving husband for 31 years and we have two college-age sons. I am thankful for a place to spill ink, in hopes of encouraging others to find daily hope and inspiration in God's Word. View all posts by Patty Perkins

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