God spoke to Moses, telling him to
Vayedaber Adonay el-Moshe lemor.
||give the Israelites instructions and tell them: Be careful to offer My fire-offering food sacrifice to Me in its proper time as My appeasing fragrance.
Tsav et-beney Yisra'el ve'amarta alehem et-korbani lachmi le'ishay re'ach nichochi tishmeru lehakriv li bemo'ado.
||Tell them that the fire offering that they must offer to God shall consist of two yearling sheep without blemish each day as a regular daily burnt offering.
Ve'amarta lahem zeh ha'isheh asher takrivu l'Adonay kvasim bney-shanah tmimim shnayim layom olah tamid.
||Prepare one sheep in the morning, and the second sheep in the afternoon.
Et-hakeves echad ta'aseh vaboker ve'et hakeves hasheni ta'aseh beyn ha'arba'im.