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Blessings promised.

LEVITICUS.

Plagues threatened. 50 And he shall reckon with him beasts out of the land, neither shall that bought him from the year that he the sword go through your land. was sold to him unto the year of ju 7 And ye shall chase your enemies, bilee: and the price of his sale shall be and they shall fall before you by the according unto the number of years, sword. according to the time of an hired ser 8 And five of you shall chase an hunvant shall it be with him.

dred, and an hundred of you shall put 51 If there be yet many years behind, ten thousand to flight; and your eneaccording unto them he shall give mies shall fall before you by the sword. again the price of his redemption out 9 For I will have respect unto you, of the money that he was bought for. and make you fruitful, and multiply you,

52 And if there remain but few years and establish my covenant with you. unto the year of jubilee,then he shall 10 And ye shall eat old store, and count with him and according unto bring forth the old because of the new, his years shall he give him again the 11 And I will set my tabernacle price of his redemption.

among you : and my soul shall not 53 And as a yearly hired servant shall abhor you. he be with him: and the other shall not 12 And I will walk among you, rule with rigour over him in thy sight. and will be your God, and ye shall be

54 And if he be not redeemed in my people. these years, then he shall go out in 13 I am the LORD your God, which the year of jubilee, both he, and his brought you forth out of the land of children with him.

Egypt, that ye should not be their bond55 For unto me the children of Israel men, and I have broken the bands of are servants, they are my servants your yoke, and made you go upright. whom I brought forth out of the land 14 | But if ye will not hearken unof Egypt: I am the LORD your God. to me, and will not do all these com

mandments; CHAP. XXVI.

15 And if ye shall despise my sta? Of idolatry. 2 Religiousness. 3 A blessing to them that keep the commandments. 14 À tutes, or if your soul abhor my judgcurse. to those that break them. 40 God pro- ments, so that ye will not do all my miseth to remember them that repent.

commandments, but that ye break my Ye shall make you no idols nor gra- covenant: ven image, neither rear you up a stand 16 I also will do this unto you, I ing image, neither shall ye set up any will even appoint over you terror, conimage of stone in your land, to bow sumption, and the burning ague, that down untv it: for I am the LORD shall consume the eyes, and cause sor

row of heart: and ye shall sow your seed 2 Yeshall keep my sabbaths, and re- in vain; for your enemies shall eat it. verence my sanctuary: I am the Lord. 17 And I will set my face against

3 If ye walk in my statutes and you, and ye shall be slain before your keep my commandments, and do them; enemies : they that hate you shall : 4 Then I will give you rain in due reign over you, and ye shall fee when season, and the land shall yield her in- none pursueth you. crease, and the trees of the field shall

18 And if ye will not yet for all this yield their fruit.

hearken unto me, then I will punish 5 And your threshing shall reach you seven times more for your sins. unto the vintage, and the vintage shall 19 And I will break the pride ct your reach unto the sowing time: and ye power; and I will make your heaven shall eat your bread to the full, and as iron, and your earth as brass : dwell in your land safely.

20 And your strength shall be spent 6 And I will give peace in the land, in vain: for your land shall not yield and ye shall lie down, and none shall her increase, neither shall the trees of make you afraid : and I will rid evil the land yield their fruits.

your God.

Plagues threatened

CHAP. XXVI.

for disobedience. 21 And if ye walk contrary unto then shall the land rest, and enjoy her me, and will not hearken unto me; I sabbaths. will bring seven times more plagues 35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall 'pon you according to your sins. rest; because it did not rest in your

22 I will also send wild beasts among sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it. you, which shall rob you of your child 36 And upon them that are left ren, and destroy your cattle, and alive of you, I will send a faintness make you few in number; and your into their hearts in the lands of their high ways shall be desolate.

enemies; and the sound of a shaken 23 And if ye will not be reformed leaf shall chase them; and they shall by me by these things, but will walk flee, as fleeing from a sword; and they contrary unto me;

shall fall, when none pursueth. 24 Then will l’also walk contrary 37 And they shall fall one upon anounto you, and will punish you yet ther, as it were before a sword, when seven times for your sins.

none pursueth: and ye shall have no 25 And I will bring a sword upon power to stand before your enemies, you, that shall avenge the quarrel of my 38 And ye shall perish among the covenant: and when ye are gathered heathen, and the land of your enemies together within your cities, I will send shall eat you up. the pestilence among you: and ye shall 39 And they that are left of you be delivered into the hand of the enemy. shall pine away in their iniquity in

26 And when I have broken the staff your enemies' lands; and also in the of your bread, ten women shall bake iniquities of their fathers shall they your bread in one oven, and they shall pine away with them. deliver you your bread again by weight: 40 If they shall confess their iniand ye shall eat and not be satisfied. quity, and the iniquity of their fathers,

27 And if ye will not for all this with their trespass which they treshearken unto me, but walk contrary passed against me, and that also they

, unto me;

have walked contrary unto me; 23 Then I will walk contrary unto 41 And that I also have walked you also in fury; and I, even I, will contrary unto them, and have brought chastise you seven times for your sins. them into the land of their enemies;

29 And ye shall eat the flesh of if then their uncircumcised hearts be your sons, and the flesh of your daugh- humbled, and they then accept of the ters shall ye eat.

punishment of their iniquity : 30 And' I will destroy your high 42 Then will I remember my coveplaces, and cut down your images, and nant with Jacob, and also my covecast your carcasses upon the carcasses nant with Isaac, and also my coveof your idols, and my soul shall ab- nant with Abraham will I remember;

and I will remember the land. 31 And I will make your cities - 43 The land also shall be left of them, waste, and bring your sanctuaries un- and shall enjoy her sabbaths, while to desolation, and I will not smell the she lieth desolate without them: and savour of your sweet odours.

they shall accept of the punishment of 32 And I will bring the land into their iniquity; because, even because desolation: and your enemies which they despised my judgments, and bedwell therein shall be astonished at it. cause their soul abhorred my statutes.

33 And I will scatter you among 44 And yet for all that, when they the heathen, and will draw out a sword be in the land of their enemies, I will after you: and your land shall be de- not cast them away, neither will I absolate, and your cities waste.

hor them, to destroy them utterly, and *. 34 Then shall the land enjoy her to break my covenant with them : for

sabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, I am the Lord their God. and ye be in your enemies' land; even 45 But I will for their sakes remem.

hor you.

Laws respecting vows.

LEVITICUS.

Of things dedicateda ber the covenant of their ancestors, the exchange thereof shall be holy. whom I brought forth out of the land 11 And if it be any unclean beast, of Egypt in the sight of the heathen, of which they do not offer a sacrifice that I might be their God: I am unto the LORD, then he shall present the LORD.

the beast before the priest : 46 These are the statutes, and judg 12 And the priest shall value it, whements,and laws, which the LORD made ther it be good or bad: as thou valuest between and the children of Israel it who art the priest, so shall it be. in mount Sinai by the land of Moses. 13 But if he will at all redeem it, CHAP. XXVII.

then he shall add a fifth part thereof | He that maketh a singular vow must be the unto thy estimation.

Lord's. 3 The estimation of the person. 9 14 And when a man shall sanctify Of a beast given by, vow. of a field, and the redemption thereof. 28 No his house to be holy unto the LORD, devoted thing may be redeemed. 32 The tithe then the priest shall estimate it, whemay not be changed.

ther it be good or bad: as the priest And the LORD spake unto Moses, shall estimate it, so shall it stand. saying,

15 And if he that sanctified it will re2 Speak unto the children of Israel, deem his house, then he shall add the and

say unto them, When a man shall fifth part of the money of thy estima. make a singular vow, the persons shall tion unto it, and it shall be his. be for the LORD, by thy estimation. 16 And if a man shall sanctify unto

3 And thy estimation shall be of the the LORD some part of a field of his male from twenty years old even unto possession, then thy estimation shall sixty years old, even thy estimation be according to the seed thereof : an shall be fifty shekels of silver, after homer of barley seed shall be valued the shekel of the sanctuary,

at fifty shekels of silver. 4 And if it be a female, then thy es 17 If he sanctify his field from the timation shall be thirty shekels. year of jubilee, according to thy esti

5 And if it be from five years old mation it shall stand. even unto twenty years old, then thy 18 But if he sanctify his field after estimation shall be of the male twenty the jubilee, then the priest shall reckon shekels, and for the female ten shekels. unto him the money according to the

6 And if it be from a month old even years that remain, even unto the year unto five years old, then thy estimation of the jubilee, and it shall be abated shall be of the male five shekels of sil- from thy estimation. ver, and for the female thy estimation 19 And if he that sanctified the field shall be three shekels of silver. will in any wise redeem it, then he

7 And if it be from sixty years old shall add the fifth part of the money and above; if it be a male, then thy of thy estimation unto it, and it shall estimation shall be fifteen shekels, and be assured to him. for the female ten shekels.

20 And if he will not redeem the field, 8 But if he be poorer than thy esti- or if he have sold the field to another mation, then he shall present himself man, it shall not be redeemed any more. before the priest, and the priest shall 21 But the field, when it goeth out value him: according to his ability in the jubilee, shall be holy unto the that vowed shall the priest value him. Lord, as a field devoted: the possess

9 And if it be a beast, whereof men ion thereof shall be the priest's. bring an offering unto the Lord, all 22 And if a man sanctify unto the that any man giveth of such unto the LORD a field which he hath bought, LORD shall be holy.

which is not of the fields of his pos10 He shall not alter it, nor change session ; it, a good for a bad, or a bad 23 Then the priest shall reckon unfor a good : and if he shall at all to him the worth of thy estimation, change beast for beast, then it and I even unto the year of the jubilee: and

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God commandeth Moses NUMBERS, I.

to number the people. he shall give thine estimation in that every devoted thing is most holy unto day, as a holy thing unto the LORD. the Lord.

24 In the year of the jubilee the field 29 None devoted, which shall be shall return unto him of whom it was devoted of men, shall he redeemed: bought, even to him to whom the pos- but shall surely be put to death. session of the land did belong.

30 And all the tithe of the land, 25 And all thy estimations shall be ac- whether of the seed of the land, or of cording to the shekel of the sanctuary: the fruit of the tree, is the Lord's: it twenty gerahs shall be the shekel. is holy unto the LORD.

26 Only the firstling of the beasts, 31 And if a man will at all redeem which should be the LORD's firstling, aught of his tithes, he shall add thereto no man shall sanctify it; whether it be the fifth part thereof. ox, or sheep: it is the Lord's. 32 And concerning the tithe of the

27 And if it be of an unclean beast, herd, or of the flock, even of whatso. then he shall redeem it according to ever passeth under the rod, the tenth thine estimation, and shall add a fifth shall be holy unto the Lord. part of it thereto: or if it be not re 33 He shall not search whether it be deemed, then it shall be sold accord- good or bad, neither shall he change ing to thy estimation.

it: and if he change it at all, then 28 Notwithstanding, no devoted both it and the change thereof shall thing that a man shall devote unto the be holy; it shall not be redeemed. LORD of all that he hath, both of man 34 These are the commandments and beast, and of the field of his pos- which the LORD commanded Moses session, shall be sold or redeemed : for the children of Israel in mount Sinai.

The Fourth Book of MOSES, called NUMBERS.

CHAP. I. i God commandeth Moses to number the people. Zurishaddai.

6 Of Simeon; Shelumiel the son of 5 The princes of the tribes. 17 The number of every tribe. 47 The Levites are erempted 7 Of Judah; Nahshon the son of for the service of the Lord.

Amminadab. And the LORD spake unto Moses 8 Of Issachar; Nethaneel the son in the wilderness of Sinai, in the ta- of Zuar. bernacle of the congregation, on the 9 Of Zebulun; Eliab the son of first day of the second month, in the Helon. second year after they were come out 10 Of the children of Joseph ; of of the land of Egypt, saying, Ephraim; Elishama the son of Am

2 Take ye the sum of all the congre- mihud: of Manasseh ; Gamaliel the gation of the children of Israel, after son of Pedahzur. their families, by the house of their fa 11 Of Benjamin; Abidan the son thers, with the number of their names, of Gideoni. every male by their polls :

12 Of Dan; Ahiezer the son of 3 From twenty years old and up- Ammishaddai. ward, all that are able to go forth to 13 Of Asher; Pagiel the son of war in Israel; thou and Aaron shall Ocran. number them by their armies.

14 Of Gad; Eliasaph the son of 4 And with you there shall be a man Deuel. of every tribe; every one head of the 15 Of Naphtali; Ahira the son of house of his fathers.

Enan. 5 ( And these are the names of the 16 These were the renowned of the men that shall stand with you: of the congregation, princes of the tribes of tribe of Reuben; Elizur the son of their fathers, heads of thousands in Shedeur.

Israel.

The men fit for war
NUMBERS.

are numbered. 17 | And Moses and Aaron took | threescore and fourteen thousand and these men which are expressed by six hundred. their names :

28 Of the children of Issachar, by 18 And they assembled all the con their generations, after their families, gregation together on the first day of by the house of their fathers, accord the second month, and they declared ing to the number of the names, from their pedigrees after their families, by twenty years old and upward, all that the house of their fathers, according to were able to go forth to war ; the number of the names, from twenty 29 Those that were numbered of years old and upward, by their polls them, even of the tribe of Issachar,

19 As the Lord commanded Mo were fifty and four thousand and four ses, so he numbered them in the wil- hundred. derness of Sinai.

30 f Of the children of Zebulun, by 20 And the children of Reuben, Is- their generations, after their families, rael's eldest son, by their generations, by the house of their fathers, accordafter their families, by the house of ing to the number of the names, froin their fathers, according to the number twenty years old and upward, all that of the names, by their polls, every male were able to go forth to war; from twenty years old and upward, all 31 Those that were numbered of that were able to go forth to war; them, even of the tribe of Zebulun,

21 Those that were numbered of were fifty and seven thousand and four them, even of the tribe of Reuben, hundred. were forty and six thousand and five 32 [ Of the children of Joseph, hundred.

namely, of the children of Ephraim, by 22 of the children of Simeon, by their generations, after their families, their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, accordby the house of their fathers, those ing to the number of the names, from that were numbered of them, accord- twenty years old and upward, all that ing to the number of the names, by were able to go forth to war; their polls, every male from twenty 33 Those that were numbered of years old and upward, all that were them, even of the tribe of Ephraim, able to go forth to war;

were forty thousand and five hundred. 23 Those that were numbered of 34 q óf the children of Manasseh, them, even of the tribe of Simeon, by their generations, after their famiwere fifty and nine thousand and three lies, by the house of their fathers, achundred.

cording to the number of the names, 24 Of the children of Gad, by their from twenty years old and upward, all generations, after their families, by that were able to go forth to war; the house of their fathers, according 35 to the number of the names, from them, even of the tribe of Manasseh, twenty years old and upward, all that were thirty and two thousand and two were able to go forth to war;

hundred. 25 Those that were numbered of 36 | Of the children of Benjamin, them, even of the tribe of Gad, were by their generations, after their fami. forty and five thousand six hundred lies, by the house of their fathers, ac. and fifty.

cording to the number of the names, 26 T'Of the children of Judah, by from twenty years old and upward, all their generations, after their families, that were able to go forth to war; by the house of their fathers, accord 37 Those that were numbered of ing to the number of the names, from them, even of the tribe of Benjamin, twenty years old and upward, all that were thirty and five thousand and four were able to go forth to war;

hundred. 27 Those that were numbered of 38 of the children of Dan, by them, even of the tribe of Judah, were l their generations, after their families,

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