The Talmud Zevachim 88b posits that each of the special garments worn by the Cohen Gadol, the High Priest served to achieve atonement for various sins just like the various sacrifices. VaYikrah 7:37-38 speaks of the sacrifices and 8:1 follows immediately mentions the priests’ special garments, hence the sages’ comparison.
Among the High Priest’s vestments is the M’iel robe comes to atone for Lashon Harah, evil speech. Conversation this is true albeit derogatory about another. Such… Continue