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1‘you may also place offerings in the charity box’
contribution, donation, benefaction, gift, present, handout, widow's mite, subscription
2‘during this time, many offerings were made to the goddess of the dead’
sacrifice, oblation, burnt offering, peace offering, thank-offering, immolation, libation, first fruits, tribute, dedication
Omer, sin offering
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