Priest - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'priest':

priest ~ (A) ~ a man who gave gifts and burned animals as a sacrifice to God for the Jews ; a man whom God chose to do things for him.

priest ~ (A) ~ a man whom God chose to do a special work for him. The priests worked in the temple .

priest ~ (A) ~ a special servant of God in his temple . Other priests served false gods.

priest ~ (A) ~ A man from the family of Aaron, Moses' brother. Aaron belonged to the tribe of Levi. God chose the men in this family to make sacrifices and offerings to God for the Israelites .

priest ~ (B) ~ a man who gave gifts and burned animals as a sacrifice to God for the Jews ; a man whom God chose to serve him and do special work for him.

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