Leviticus is a book of God’s holiness. This book explains the offerings, the tabernacle and the priests, which are pictures of God’s plan of redemption. This book helps us to understand God’s holiness and man’s sinfulness. It also shows us how God provided atonement and a way to Himself for sinful people.
4 general divisions of the book
Chapters 1-7 – offering
8-10 – consecration of the priests
11-15 – laws of cleanliness
16-27 – statues on moral law, feasts and the land
Words to make in the book: redeem, redemption, holy, clean, unclean, soothing aroma (sweet-smelling savor)
It is good to mark the LORD in this book. When you read about the offerings, note why they were made and what was done for each offering.