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And to the office of Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest pertaineth the oil for the light, and the sweet incense, and the daily meat offering, and the anointing oil, and the oversight of all the tabernacle, and of all that therein is, in the sanctuary, and in the vessels thereof.

New Defender's Study Bible Notes

4:16 office of Eleazar. Eleazar, “chief over the chief of the Levites” (Numbers 3:32) is mentioned along with the duties of the Kohathites, since he was of that family. However, as son of Aaron, he was a priest, and so had special duties distinct from those of the other Kohathites.

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