29Then Moses told the Levites, “Today you have ordained yourselves#  As in Greek and Latin versions; Hebrew reads Today ordain yourselves. for the service of the lord, for you obeyed him even though it meant killing your own sons and brothers. Today you have earned a blessing.”

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