Cross-references

Explore similar Bible verses on Numbers 8:16 in English Standard Version

"For they are wholly given to me from among the people of Israel. Instead of all who open the womb, the firstborn of all the people of Israel, I have taken them for myself."

  • Nu 3:9 And you shall give the Levites to Aaron and his sons; they are wholly given to him from among the people of Israel.
  • Nu 3:12 “Behold, I have taken the Levites from among the people of Israel instead of every firstborn who opens the womb among the people of Israel. The Levites shall be mine,
  • Nu 3:45 “Take the Levites instead of all the firstborn among the people of Israel, and the cattle of the Levites instead of their cattle. The Levites shall be mine: I am the Lord.