Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth; to you it shall be for meat. Collect choice spices--12-1/2 pounds of pure myrrh, 6-1/4 pounds of fragrant cinnamon, 6-1/4 pounds of fragrant cannabis, and 12-1/2 pounds of cassia--as measured by the weight of the sanctuary shekel. Also get one gallon of olive oil. And thou shalt make it an oil of holy ointment, an ointment compound after the art of the apothecary: it shall be an holy anointing oil. And you shall say to the people of Israel, 'This shall be my holy anointing oil throughout your generations. And they cast out many devils, and anointed with oil many that were sick, and healed them. Thou lovest righteousness, and hatest wickedness: therefore God, thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.
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