The Bible in Its Traditions

Sirach 45:23–26

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23  The Lord God saw this, and it did not please him, and so they were consumed by the force of his anger.

Sir45:19  This the Lord saw, and it displeased him, and in his wrathful indignation were they consumed: he did wonders upon them, to consume them with the fiery flame.

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24  He wrought great portents among them, and he consumed them with a flame of fire.

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25  And he added glory to Aaron, and he gave him an inheritance, and he allotted to him the first-fruits of the earth.

Sir45:20  But he made Aaron more honourable, and gave him an heritage, and divided unto him the firstfruits of the increase; especially he prepared bread in abundance

26  He prepared for them the finest bread unto fullness. And they shall also eat from the sacrifices of the Lord, which he gave to him and to his offspring.

Sir45:21  For they eat of the sacrifices of the Lord, which he gave unto him and his seed.