For most Christians, the book of Leviticus is as untraveled as the wilderness in which Moses wrote it.
It’s not hard to understand why. I mean, who cares about sacrifices no longer needed or diet codes no longer in effect? Can they teach us anything today?
In a word: plenty.
“All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable.” —2 Timothy 3:16
Here’s a brief summary of the five offerings in Leviticus—what they were and why they mattered. I’ve also included a free chart you can download and a short list of resources to help you make sense of Leviticus.