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of the priests. cake of oiled bread, and one wafer consecrations, or of the bread, reout of the basket of the unleavened main unto the morning, then thou bread that is before the LORD: shalt burn the remainder with fire:

24 And thou shalt put all in the it shall not be eaten, because it is
bands of Aaron, and in the hands of holy.
his sons ; and shalt wave them for 35 And thus shalt thou do untu
a wave offering before the LORD. Aaron, and to his sons, according to
25 And thou shalt receive them of all things which I have commanded
their hands, and burn them upon the thee: seven days shalt thou conse-
altar for a burnt offering, for a sweet crate them.
savour before the Lord: it is an of 36 And thou shalt offer every day
fering made by fire unto the Lord. a bullock for a sin offering for atone-
26 And thou shalt take the breast ment: and thou shalt cleanse the al-
of the ram of Aaron's consecration, tar, when thou hast made an atone-
and wave it for a wave offering be- ment for it, and thou shalt anoint it,
fore the LORD: and it shall be thy to sanctify it.

37 Seven days thou shalt make an
27 And thou shalt sanctify the atonement for the altar, and sanc-
breast of the wave offering, and the tify it; and it shall be an altar most
shoulder of the heave offering, which holy: whatsoever toucheth the altar
is waved, and which is heaved up, shall be holy.
of the ram of the consecration, even

en 38 Now this is that which thou of that which is for Aaron, and of shalt offer upon the altar; two lambs that which is for his sons :

of the first year day by day continu28 And it shall be Aaron's and his ally. sons' by a statute for ever from the 39 The one lamb thou shalt offer children of Israel; for it is a heave) in the morning; and the other lamb offering: and it shall be a heave of thou shalt offer at even: fering from the children of Israel of 40 And with the one lamb a tenth the sacrifice of their peace offer- deal of flour mingled with the fourth ings, even their heave offering unto part of a hin of beaten oil; and the the LORD.

fourth part of a hin of wine for a 29 And the holy garments of drink offering. Aaron shall be his sons' after him, 41 And the other lamb thou shalt to be anointed therein, and to be offer at even, and shalt do thereto consecrated in them.

according to the meat offering of the 30 And that son that is priest in morning, and according to the drink his stead shall put them on seven offering thereof, for a sweet savour, days, when he cometh into the tab- an offering made by fire unto the ernacle of the congregation to min- | LORD. ister in the holy place.

42 This shall be a continual burnt 31 And thou shalt take the ram offering throughout your generaof the consecration, and seethe his tions at the door of the tabernacle flesh in the holy place.

of the congregation before the LORD, 32 And Aaron and his sons shall where I will meet you, to speak eat the flesh of the ram, and the there unto thee. bread that is in the basket, by the

43 And there I will meet with the door of the tabernacle of the con- children of Israel, and the tabernacle gregation.

shall be sanctified by my glory. 33 And they shall eat those things 44 And I will sanctify the tabernawherewith the atonement was made, cle of the congregation, and the alto consecrate and to sanctify them: tar: I will sanctify also both Aaron but a stranger shall not eat thereof, and his sons, to minister to me in the because they are holy,

priest's office. 34 And if'aught of the flesh of the l' 45 And I will dwell among the

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The holy anointing oil. EXODUS. Men fitted for the work. even to him and to his seed through the apothecary, tempered together, out their generations.

pure and holy: 22 Moreover the LORD spake 36 And thou shalt beat some of it anto Moses, saying,

very small, and put of it before the 23 Take thou also unto thee prin- testimony in the tabernacle of the cipal spices, of pure myrrh five hun- congregation, where I will meet dred shekels, and of sweet cinnamon with thee: it shall be unto you half so much, even two hundred and most holy. fifty shekels, and of sweet calamus 37 And as for the perfume which two hundred and fifty shekels, thou shalt make, ye shall not make

24 And of cassia five hundred shek- to yourselves according to the comels, after the shekel of the sanctu- position thereof: it shall be unto ary, and of oil olive a hin:

thee holy for the LORD. 25 And thou shalt make it an oil 38 Whosoever shall make like unof holy ointment, an ointment com- to that, to smell thereto, shall even pound after the art of the apothe- be cut off from his people. cary: it shall be a holy anointing oil.

CHAPTER XXXI. 26 And thou shalt anoint the tab- Bezaleel and Aholiab are called and qualified for

the work of the tabernacle. 12 The obserrance of ernacle of the congregation there the sabbaik is again commanded, 18 Moses rewith, and the ark of the testimony,

ceivelh the two tables. sels, and the candlestick and Whis AND the Lord spake unto Moses,

vessels, and the altar of incense, 2 See, I have called by name Bez-

28 And the altar of burnt offering aleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur,
with all his vessels, and the laver of the tribe of Judah:
and his foot

3 And I have filled him with the 29 And thou shalt sanctify them, spirit of God, in wisdom, and in unthat they may be most holy: what- derstanding, and in knowledge, and soever toucheth them shall be holy. in all manner of workmanship,

30 And thou shalt anoint Aaron 4 To devise cunning works, to work and his sons, and consecrate them, in gold, and in silver, and in brass, that they may minister unto me in 5 And in cutting of stones, to set the priest's office.

them, and in carving of timber, to
31. And thou shalt speak unto the work in all manner of workman-
children of Israel, saying, This shall ship.
be a holy anointing oil unto me 6 And I, behold, I have given with
throughout your generations. him Aholiab, the son of Ahisa-

32 L'pon man's flesh shall it not be mach, of the tribe of Dan: and in
poured, neither shall ye make any the hearts of all that are wise heart-
other like it, after the composition ed I have put wisdom, that they may
of it: it is holy
, and it shall be holy make all that I have commanded

33 Whosoever compoundeth any 7 The tabernacle of the congrega-
like it, or whosoever putteth any of tion, and the ark of the testimony,
it upon a stranger, shall even be and the mercyseat that is there-
cut off from his people.

upon, and all the furniture of the 349 And the Lord said unto Mo- tabernacle, ses

, Take unto thce sweet spices, 8 And the table and his furniture, stacte, and onycha, and galbanum; and the pure candlestick with all his these sweet spices with pure frank- furniture, and the altar of incense, incense: of each shall there be a 9 And the altar of burnt offering

with all his furniture, and the laver 35 And thou shalt make it a per- and his foot, fome, a confection after the art of 10 And the clothes of service, and

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The sabbath to be kept. EXODUS. The idolatry of Israck the holy garments for Aaron the us up out of the land of Egypt, wp priest, and the garments of his sons, wot not what is become of him. to minister in the priest's office, 2 And Aaron said unto them, Break

11 And the anointing oil, and sweet off the golden earrings, which are in incense for the holy place: accord- the ears of your wives, of your sons, ing to all that I have commanded and of your daughters, and bring thee shall they do.

them unto me. 12 [ And the LORD spake unto 3 And all the people brake off the Moses, saying,

golden earrings which were in their 13 Speak thou also unto the chil- ears, and brought them unto Aaron. dren of Israel, saying, Verily my sab 4 And he received them at their baths ye shall keep: for it is a sign hand, and fashioned it with a gravbetween me and you throughouting tool, after he had made it a molt your generations; that ye may know en calf: and they said, These be thy that I am the Lord that doth sanc- gods, O Israel, which brought thee tify you.

up out of the land of Egypt. 14 Ye shall keep the sabbath there 5 And when Aaron saw it, he built fore; for it is holy unto you. Every an altar before it; and Aaron made one that defileth it shall surely be proclamation, and said, To morrow put to death: for whosoever doeth is a feast to the Lord. any work therein, that soul shall be 6 And they rose up early on the cut off from among his people. morrow, and offered burnt offerings,

15 Six days may work be done; and brought peace offerings; and but in the seventh is the sabbath of the people sat down to eat and to rest, holy to the LORD: whosoever drink, and rose up to play. doeth any work in the sabbath day, 7 And the LORD said unto Moses, he shall surely be put to death. Go, get thee down; for thy people,

16 Wherefore the children of Israel which thou broughtest out of the shall keep the sabbath, to observe land of Egypt, have corrupted them the sabbath throughout their gene- selves : rations, for a perpetual covenant. 8 They have turned aside quickly

17 It is a sign between me and the out of the way which I commanded children of Israel for ever: for in six them: they have made them a moltdays the LORD made heaven and en calf, and have worshipped it, earth, and on the seventh day he and have sacrificed thereunto, and rested, and was refreshed.

said, These be thy gods, O Israel, 18 And he gave unto Moses, when which have brought thee up out of he had made an end of communing the land of Egypt. with him upon mount Sinai, two 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, tables of testimony, tables of stone, I have seen this people, and, behold, written with the finger of God, it is a stiffnecked people:

10 Now therefore let me alone, CHAPTER XXXII.

that my wrath may wax hot against The people, in the absence of Moses, cause Aaron to them, and that I may consume them: the entrealy of Moses he is appeased. 15 Mores and I will make of thee a great nacometh down with the tables. 19 He breaketh tion. them. 20 He destroyeth the calf. 22 Aaron's excuse for himself. 25 Moses causeth the idola 11 And Moses besought the LORD ters to be slain. 30 He prayelh for the people, his God, and said, LORD, why doth

Moses delayed to come down ple, which thou hast brought forth out of the mount, the people gather- out of the land of Egypt with great ed themselves together unto Aaron, power, and with a mighty hand! and said unto him, Up, make us gods, 12 Wherefore should the Egypwhich shall go before us; for as for tians speak, and say, For mischief this Moses, the man that brought did he bring them out, to slay them


he Thus

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The idolaters slann. in the mountains, and to consume for this Moses, the man that brought them from the face of the earth? | us up out of the land of Egypt, we Turn from thy fierce wrath, and re- wot not what is become of him. pent of this evil against thy people. 24 And I said unto them, Whoso13 Remember Abraham, Isaac, ever hath any gold, let them break and Israel, thy servants, to whom it off. So they gave it me: then I thou swarest by thine own self, and cast it into the fire, and there came saidst unto them, I will multiply out this calf. your seed as the stars of heaven, 25 And when Moses saw that and all this land that I have spo- the people were naked, (for Aaron ken of will I give unto your seed, had made them naked unto their and they shall inherit it for ever. shame among their enemies)

14 And the Lord repented of the 26 Then Moses stood in the gate of evil which he thought to do unto the camp, and said, Who is on the his people.

Lord's side? let him come unto me. 15 And Moses turned, and went And all the sons of Levi gathered down from the mount, and the two themselves together unto him.

his hand: the tables were written on saith the LORD God of Israel, Put both their sides; on the one side every man his sword by his side, and on the other were they written and go in and out from gate to gate

16 And the tables were the work throughout the camp, and slay evof God, and the writing was the ery man his brother, and every man writing of God, graven upon the his companion, and every man his tables.

neighbour. 17 And when Joshua heard the 28 And the children of Levi did noise of the people as they shouted, according to the word of Moses: he said unto Moses, There is a noise and there fell of the people that day

about three thousand men. 18 And he said, It is not the voice 29 For Moses had said, Consecrate of them that shout for mastery, nei- yourselves to day to the Lord, even ther is it the voice of them that cry every man upon his son, and upon for being overcome; but the noise his brother; that he may bestow of them that sing do I hear. upon

you a blessing this day. 19 And it came to pass, as soon as

30 I And it came to pass on the he came nigh unto the camp, that morrow, that Moses said unto the he saw the calf, and the dancing: people, Ye have sinned a great sin: and Moses'

anger waxed hot, and and now I will go up unto the he cast the tables out of his hands, LORD; peradventure I shall make and brake them beneath the mount. an atonement for your sin. 20 And he took the calf which they 31 And Moses returned unto the had made, and burnt it in the fire, LORD, and said, Oh, this people have and ground it to powder, and strew- sinned a great sin, and have made ed it upon the water, and made the them gods of gold. children of Israel drink of it.

32 Yet now, if thou wilt forgive 21 And Moses said unto Aaron, their sin—; and if not, blot me, I What did this people unto thee, that pray thee, out of thy book which thou hast brought so great a sin thou hast written. upon them?

33 And the Lord said unto Moses, 22 And Aaron said, Let not the an- Whosoever hath sinned against me, ger of my lord wax hot: thou know- him will I blot out of my

book. est the people, that they are set on 84 Therefore now go, lead the peomischief.

ple unto the place of which I have 23 For they said unto me, Make us spoken unto thee: behold, mine Angods, which shall go before us: for as gel shall go before thee: neverthe

of war in the camp.

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