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9 Shen shall he bring with a bullock a stranger that sojourneth among them; see meat-offering of three tenth-deals of four, ing

all the people were in ignorance. mingled with half an hin of oil.

37 f And'ifany soul sin thorough ignorance, 18 And thou shalt bring for a drink-offer- then he shall bring a she-goal of the first ing half an hin of wine, for an offering year for a sin-offering. made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the 23. And the priest shall make an atonement Lord.

for the soul that sinnet ignorantly, when he 11 Thus shall it be done for one bullock, sinneth by ignorance before the Lord, to or for one ram, or for a lamb, or a kid. make an atonement for him ; and i! shall be

12 According to the number that ye shall forgiven him. prepare, so shall ye du to every ore, accurd. 29 Ye shall have one law for him that ing to their nuinber.

sinneth through ignorance. both for him that 13 All that are born of the country shall is born among the children of Israel, and do these things after this manner in offering for the stranger that sojourneth among them. an offering made by fire, of a sweet savour 30 . But the soul that dueth oughi preunto the LORD.

sumptuously, (whether he be born in ive land, 14 11 And il a stranger sojourn with you, or for a stranger,) the same repracheth the whosoever te among you in your generations, LORD : and liat soul shall be cut off fruin and will cffer an offering made by fire, o! a among his people. sweet savour unto the Lord; as ye du, so be 31 Because he hath despised the word of slali do.

the LORD, and hat broken liis command. 15 One ordinance shall be both for you of ment, thai soul shall utterly be cut oli: his the congregation, and also for the stranger iniquity shall be upon hiin. that sojourneth wiih you, an ordinance for 32 And while the ciuildren of Israel were ever in your generations : as ye are, so shall in the wilderness, they found a man that ga. the stranger he before the LORD.

bered sticks upon the sabbath day. 16 One law, and one manner, shall be for 33 And they that found liim gatliering you, and for the stranger that sojourneth with sticks brought him unto Moses and Aaron, you.

and unto all the congregation. 17 1 And the Lord spake unto Moses, 34 And they put him in ward, because it saying,

was not declared what should be done to him. 18 Speak into the children of Israel, and 35 And the LORD said unto Moses, l be say unto them, When ye come into the land inan shall be surely put to death; all the con. whither I bring you;

grega:ion shall sione liim with slones without 19 Thirn it shall be, that when ye eat of the camp: the brrad of the land, ye snall ofler up an 36 And all the congregation brouglie him beave offering into the Lord.

without he camp, and stoned him with stones, 20 Ve shell offer up a cake of the first chand he died; as the Lord commanded Moses your dougli for an henve offering: as ye do 37 | Asid the Lord spake unto Moses, the leave-offering of the thraslıing-ilour, so saying, sliall Je heave it.

38 Speak into the children of Israel, and 21 of the first of your dough ye shall give bid thein U.at they make them fringes in unto the Lord an brave-ottini.ng in your the borders of their garments inroughout generations.

their generations, and ill they put upon the 22 And if ye have erred, and not oh-fringe of the borders a riband of blue ; terved all these cominandments which the 39 And it shall be unto you for a fringe, Lord hath spoken into Moses,

that ye may lock upon it, and reinember au 23 Even all that the Lord liail command-thie commandments of the Lord, and do ed you by the hand or Moses, from the day them, and that ye seck not asier your own thai the Lord commanded Moses, and hence- heart, and your own eyes, after which ye use forward among your generations ;

to go a whoring : 24 Then it shall be, if oughi be committed 10 That ye may remember, and do all my by ignorance, without the knowledge of the commandments, and he holy unto your God. congregation, that all the congregation shall 41 I am the LURD your God, which brought offer one young bullock for a burnt-offering you out of the land of Egypt, to be your for a sweet savour unto the LORD, with his God: I am the Lord your God. meat-offering, and liis drivk-offering, Accor

CHAP. XVI. ding to the manner, and one kid of the goals for a sin-offering.

OIV Korah, the son of Izhar, the son of NON

Kohath, the son of Levi; and Dallas 25 And the priest shall make an atonement and Abiram, the sons of Eliab; and On the for all the congregation of the children of son of Peleth, sons of Reuben, look men; Israel, and it shall be forgiven thein ; for it 2 And they rose up before Aless, with is ignorance: and they shall bring their offer- certain of the children of Israel, two hundred ing, a sacrifice made by fire unto the Lord, and fifty princes of the assembly, limous in and their sin-offering before the Lord, for the congregation, men of renown: their ignorance :

3. And they gathered the mre!ves logether 20 And it shall be forgiven all the con- against Moses, and against Aaon, and said gregation of the children of Israel, and the unto them, I'e take too much tdi 1011, seeing

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all the congregation are holy, every one of 21 Separate yourselves from among this them, and the LORD is among them : congregation, that I may consume them in wherefore then lift ye up yourselves above a moment. the congregation of the Lord ?

22. And they fell upon their faces, and 4 And when Moses heard it, he fell upon said, O God, the God of the spirits of all bis face :

Aeshi, shall one man sin, and will thou le 5 And lie spake unto Korah, and unin all wrotli with all the congregation ? his company, saying, Even to-morrow the 23 ! And the Lord spake unto Moser, Lord will shew who are his, and who is saying, inly, and will cause him to come near unto 21 Speak unto the congregation, saying, hin: even him whom he hath chosen will Get you up from abont the labernacle of le calise to come near unto hiin.

Kora!, Daihan, and Abiram. 6 This do: Take you censers, Korals, and 25 And Moses rose up, and went unto Da. all his company :

than and Abiram; and the elders of Israei 7 And put fire therein, and put incense in followed liim. then before the LORD lo-morrow : and it 26 And he spake unto the congregation, shall be, that the man whom the LORD doth saying, Depart,l pray you, from the tents of chiocee, be shall be holy: ye take too much these wicked men, and touch nothing of pon you, ye sons of Levi."

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be consumed in all their sins. 8 And Moses said unto Koralı, Hear, I 27 So they gat up from the labernacle of pray you, ye sons of Levi ,

Korah, Dathan, and Abiram, on every side, 9 Ścemeih it bril a small thing unto you, and Dathan and Abirain came out, and stood liat the God of Israel liath separated you in the door of their tents, and their wives, from the congregation of Israel, to bring you and their sons, and their little children. near to himsell, lo do the service of the ta- 29 And Moses said, Hereby ye shall know bernacle of the LORD, and to stand before that the LORD hath sent me to do all these the congregation to minister unto them? works; (for I have not done them of mine

10 And lie hath brought thee near to him, own mind ;) and all thy brethren the sons of Levi with 29 If these men die the common death of a!! thee : and seek ye the priesthood also ? men, or if they be visited after the visitation

11 For which cause, both thou and all thy of all men, then the Lord hath not sentine ompany are gathered together against the 30 But if the Lord make a new thing, and Lord: and what is Aaron, that ye murmurthe earth open ber moutlı, and swallow them against himn ?

up, with all that apurtain unto them, and '12 1 And Moses sent to call Dathan and they go down quick into the pil, then ye shall Abiram the sons of Eliab; which said, We understand that these men have provoked will not come up :

the LORD. 13 Is it a sınallihing that thou hast brought us 31 1 And it came to pass, as he had niade up out of a land thai Roweth with nilk and an end of speaking all ihese words, thai thu honey, to kill us in the wilderness, excep! ground c!ave asunder that wus under them: Thou make thyself altogether a prince over us? 32 And the earth opened her mouth, and

14 Moreover, thou hast not brought us in- swallowed them up, and their houses, and to a land that floweth with milk and lioney, all the men that appertained unto Korahor given us inheritance of fields and vine- and all their goods. yards : wilt thou put out the eyes of these 33 They, and ail that uppertvined to them, men? we will not come up.

went down alive into the pit, and the earth 15 And Moses was very wroth, and said closed upon them: and thy perished from unto the LORD, Respect vot thou their of- Jamong ihe congregation: fering: 1 bare not taken one ass from them, 3+ And all Israel that were round about neither have I hurt one of them.

ihem fled at the cry of them: for they said, 16 1 Aud Moses said unto Korah; Be thou Lest the earth swallow us up also. and all thy company before the Lord, tlou, 35 And there came out a fire from the And tliey, and Aaron, to-morrow : Lord, and consumed the two hundred and

17 And take every man lis censer, and bifiy inen that offered incense. pun incense in thein, and bring ye before 36 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, ihe LORD every man lis censer, two liun-saying, dred and fifty censers; thou also, and Aaron, 37 Speak unto Eleazar the son of Aaron each of you liis censer.

the priest, that he take up the censers out of 13 And they took every man his censer, the burning, and scatter throu the tire yonand put fire in them, and laid incense diere- der; for they are liallowed. on, and stood in the door of the tabernacle 38 The censers of these sinners against of the congregation with Moses and Aaron. their own souis, let themn make them broad

19 And Koralı gathered all the congrega- plates for a covering of the aitar; for they tion against thein unto the door of the taber-offered them before the Lord, therefore they nucle of the congregation: and the glory of are hallowed: and they shall be a sign unto the Lord appeared unto all the congregation. the children of Israel.

20 | And the LORD spake unto Moses 39 And Eleazar the priest took the brasen aud uuto Aaron, taying,

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had offered ; and they were made broad 7 And Moses laid up the rods before the lates for a covering of the altar ;

Lord in 'he tabernacle of witness, 40 To be a memorial unto the children of 8 And it came to pass, that on the morrow srael, that no stranger, which is not of the Moses went into the tabernacle of witness ; seed of Aaron, come near to offer incense and, behold, the rod of Aaron, for the liouse before the Lord, that he be not as Korah, ot Levi, was budded, and brought forth buds, and as his company; as the LORD said to and bloomed blossoms, and yielded almonds. him by the hand of Moses.

9 And Moses brought out all the rods from 41 ( But on the morrow all the congre before the LORD unto all the children of 1 gation of the children of Israel murmured Israel: and they looked, and took every man against Moses, and against Aaron, saying, his rod. Ye have killed the people of the LORD. 10 I And the Lord said unto Moses, Bring

42 And it came to pass, when t!ic congre: Aaron's rod again before the testiniony, to be gation was gathered against Moses, and kept for a token against the rebels ; and thou e gainst Aaron, that they looked toward the salt quite take away their inurmurings tabernacle of the congregation : and, behold, from nie that they die not. the cloud covered it, and the glory of the 11 And Moses did so: as the LORD com LORD appeared

manded him, so did he. 43 And Moses and Aaron came before the 12 And the children of Israel spake unto tabernacle of the congregation.

Moses, saying, Behold, we die, we perish, 44 11 And the Lord spake unto Moses, we all perish. saying,

13 Whosoever cometh any thing near to 45 Get you up from among this congrega- the tabernacle of the Lord shall die: shall tion, that I may consume them as in a mo- we be consumed with dying? And they fell upon their faces.

CHAP. XVIII.

AND censer, ar: put fire therein from off the altar, thy sons, and thy father's bouse with and put on incense, and go quickly unto the thee, shall bear the iniquity of the sanctuary; congregation, and make an atonement for and then and ihy sons with thee shall bear tiem: for there is wrath gone out from the the iniquity of your priesthood. Lord; the plague is begun.

2 ana thy brethren also of the tribe of 47 And Aarnn took as Moses commanded, Levi, the tribe of thy father, bring thou with and ran into the inidst of the congregation; thee, that they may be joined unto thee, and, behold, the plague was begun among and minister unto ilee: but thou and thy the people : and he put on incense, and sons with thee shall minister before the la made an atonement for the people. bernacle of williess.

48 And be stood beiwcen the dead and 3 And tiiey shall keep thy charge, and the the living; and the plague was stayed. cliarge of all the tabernacle: only they sball

49 Now they that died in the plague were not come nigli the vessels of the sanctuary and fourteen thousand and seven hundred, besides the altar, that neither they nor ye also die. them that died about the matter of Korah. 4 And they shall be joined unto thee, and

50 And Aaron returned unto Moses, unto keep the charge of the tabernacle of the conthe door of the tabernacle of the congrega- gregation, for all the service of the tabernacle tion: and the plague was stayed.

and a stranger shall not come nigli untc you. 'CHAP. XVII.

5 And ye shall keep the charge of the ND the Lord spake untu Moses, saying, sanctuary, and the charge of the alar; tai take of every one of them a rod, according dren of Israel. 10 the house of their fathers, of all their 6 And I, behold, I have taken your breprinces, according to the house of their fa-thren the Levites from among the children thers, twelve rods: write thou every man's of Israel; to you they are given as a gift for rame upon his rod.

the LORD, to do the service of the tabernacle 3 And thou shall write Aaron's naine upon of the congregation. the rod of Levi: for one rod shall be fo: the 7 Therefore thou and thy sons with thee head of the house of their fathers.

shall keep your priest's ofhce for every thing 4 And thou shalt lay them up in the ta- of the altar, and within the vail; and vë bernacle of the congregation, before the tes- shall serve: I have given your priest's office timony, where I will meet with you. into you as a service of gili; and the stranger

5 And it shall coine to pass, that the man's that cometh righ shall be put to death. rod whom I shall choose shall blossom; and 8 11 And the LORD spake unto Aaron, Be. I will make to cease from me the murmur-hold, I also have given tsee the charge of ings of the children of Israel, whereby they mine neave-offerings of all the hallowed murmur against you.

things of the cliildren of Israel; unlo thee 61 And Moses spake unto the children of have I given them, by reason of the anoint Israel, and every one of their princes gave him ing, and to thy sons, by an ordinance forever. a rod apiece, for each prince one, according ý This shall be thine of tbe most holy to their father's houses, eren twelve rods : things, reserved from the fire: every obla. and the rod of Aaron uus ainong their rends. tion of theirs, every meut-uffering of their

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and every sin-offering or t'ieirs, and every among the children of Israel they have no trespass-offering of theirs, which they shall inheritance. render unto me, shall be most boly for thee, 24 But the tithes of the children of Israel, and for thy sons.

which they offer as an beave-offering nnto 10 In the most holy place shalt thou eat the LORD, I have given to the Levites to it; every male shall eat it; it shall be holy inheri!: therefore I have said unto them, anto thee.

Among the children of Israel they shall have 11 And this is thine; the heave-offering no inheritance. of their gift, with all the wave offerings of 25 ( Anc. ibe LORD spake unto Moses, t'ie einldren of Israel: I have given them saying, uplo thee, and to thy sous, and to thy 26 Thus speak unto the Levites, and say, danghters with thes, by a statute for ever; unto thein, When ye take of the children of every one that is clean in thy house shall Israel the lithes, which I have given you eat of it.

from them for your inheritance, then ye shall 12 All the best of the oil, and all the best offer up an heave-offering of it for the Los), of the wine, and of the wheat, the first-fruits even a tenth part of the title. of them which they shall offer unto the Lord, 27 And this your heave-offering shall be them have I given thee.

reckoned unto you, as though it were the corn 13.Ind whatsoever is first ripe in the land, of the thrashing-loor, and as the fulness o which they shall bring unto the LORD, sliall the wine-press. te thine ; every one that is clean in thine 28 Thus ye also shall offer an heave-ofer. house shall eal of it.

ing unto tlic Lord of all your tithes which 11 Every thing devoted in Israel shall ye receive of the children of Israel; and ye be thue.

shall give thereof the Lord's leave-offering 15 Every thing that openeth the matrixto Aaron the priest. in all flesli, which they bring unto the LORD, 29 Out of all your gifts ye shall offer every keluther it be of men or beasts, sha!l be tbine ; beave-offering of the Lord, of all the best nevertheless the first-born of man shalt thou thereof, even the hallowed part thereof, out surely redeem, and the firstling of unclean of it. beacts shalt thou redeem.

'Therefore tirou shalt say unto them, 16 And those that are too redeemed, When ye bave heaved the best thereof from from a inonth old shalt thou vedeem, ac- it, then it shall be counted unto the Levites, cording to line estimation, for the money as the increase of the thrashing-floor, and as of five shekels, after the shekel of the sanc- the increase of the wine-press. tuary, which is twenty gerahs.

31 And ye shall eat it in every place, yo 17 But the firstling of a cow, or the first- and your households: for it is your reward ling of a sheep, or the firstling of a goal, thou for your service in the tabernacle of the salt not redeem; they are holy: thou shalt congregation. sprinkle their blood upon the altar, and shall 32 And ye shall hear no sin by reason of burn their fat for an offering inade by fire, it, when ye have heaved from it the best of for a sweet savour unto the Lord. it': neither shall ye pollute the holy things

13 And the flesh of them shall be tliine, as for the children of Israel, lest ye die. the wave-breast and as liie riglie shoulder

CHAP. XIX. are thine.

ND the Lord spake unto Moses and things, which the children of Israel offer 2 This is the ordinance of the law which wulo we Lori), have I given ther, and thy he LORD hath commanded, saying, Speak mous and thy daugliters with thee, buy a un!n the children of Israel, thai they bring slaluie for ever: it is a covenant of salt for thee a red heifer without spot, wherein is no prer before the Lord unto thee, and to thy blemish, and upon which never came yoke. bed with thee.

3 And ye shall give ber unto Eleazer the 20 And the LORD spake unto Aaron, Thou priest, that lie may bring her furth without thalt have no inheritance in their land, nei-lihe camp, and one shall slay her before his ther shalt thou have any part among them: face. Tum thy part and thine inheritance among 4 And Eleazer the priest shall take of lier the children of Israel.

blood with his finger, and sprinkle of her 21 4 And, behold, I have given the cliildren blood directly before the tabernacle of the of Levi all ile tenth in Israel, for an inhe- congregation seven times. ritance, for their service which they serve, 5 And one shall burn the heifer in his een the service of the tabernacle of the sig'it; her skin, and her flesh, and her bloodlcongregation.

with her dung, shall be burn. až Neither must the children of Israel 6 And the priest shall take cedar-wood, henceforth come nigli the taberpacie of the and hyssop, and scarlet and cast il into the congregation, lest they bear sin, and die. midst of the burning of the heifer.

23 But the Levites shall do the service of 7 Theu the priest shall wash his clothes, Pie tabernacle of the congregation, and they and he shall bathe his flesh in water, and wall hear their iniquity. It shall be a statute'anerward le shall come into the camp,

and text ever throughout your generations, that the priest shall be unclean until the even.

este in die leave offerings of the holyAND aron sayings

& And he that hurueth her shall wash his of Zin in the first month; and the people clothes in water, and baile bis flesh in wa- abode in Kadesh: and Miriam died 'there, ter, and shall be unclean until the even. and was buried there.

9 And a man that is clean shall gather up 2 And there was no water for the congrethe aslies of the heifer, and lay them up witli- gation : and they gathered themselves togeout the camp, in a clean place; and it shallther against Moses and against Aaron. be kept for the congregation of the children 3 And the people cliode with Moses, and of Israel for a waier of separation : it is a spake, saying, Would God tha! we had died purification for sin.

when our brethren died before the LORD! 10 and lie that gathere:h the ashes of the 4 And why liave ye brouglit np the conheifer shall wash his clothes, and be unclean gregation of the Lorn into this wilderness, until the even: and it shall be unto the chil- that we and our caule should die there? dren of Israel, and unto the stranger that so- 5 And wherefore have ye made us to journeth among them, for a statute for ever. come up out of Egyp!, 10 bring us in uno

11 I Ile that touchesh the dead body of this evil place? i: is no place of seed, or of any man shall be unclean seven days. figs, or of vines, or of pomegranales; neither

12 He shall purify hinsell with it on the is there any water to drink. third day, and on the seventh day he swall be 6 And Moses and Aaron went from the clean: but if he purify not linself the third presence of the assembly unto the clour o. day.then the seventh lay lie shall not be clean. the tabernacle of the congregation, and they

13 Whosoever touctieth the deal body of tell upon their faces; and the gl ry of in any man that is dead, and purifieth not liim-Lori appeared unto them. seil, defileth the tabernacle of the Lord; 7.1 And the LORD spake unto Moces and that soul shall be cut off from Israel: be-saying, cause the water of separation was not sprin- 8 Take the rod, and gather tlou tlic as kled upon him, lie shall be unclean; his uu- sembly together, thou and Aaron thy bro cleanness is yet upon him

ther, and speak ye unto the rock before their 14 This is the law when a man dieth in eyes; and it shall give forth his weter; and a tent: All that come into the tent, and all thou shalt bring forth to them walcr out of that is in the tent,shall be unclean seven days. the rock : so thou shalt give the congrega

15 And every open vessel, which hath notion and their beasts drink. covering bound upon it, is unclean.

9 And Moses took tic rod from before 16 And whosoever toucheth one that is the LORD, as he commanded him. slain with a sword in the open fields, or 10 And Moses and Aaron gathered the a dead body, or a bene of a man, or a grave, congregation together before the rock, and shall be unclean seven days.

he said unto thein, Hear now, ye rebels; 17 And for an unclean person they shall must we fetch you water out of illis rock? take of the ashes of the burnt heiser of pu- 11 And Moses lified up lois band, and with rification for sin, and running water shall his rod he smote the rock ewice; and the be put thereto in a vessel ;

water came out abundanuy, and the cougre. 18 And a clean person shall take hyssop, gation drank, and their beasts also. and dip it in the water, and sprinkle it upon 129 And the Lord spake unto Moses and tlie tent, and upon all the vessels, and upon Aaron, Because ye believed me noi, 10 satic the persons that were ihere, and upon him tity me in the eyes of the children of Israel, that touched a bone, or one slain, or one therefore ye shall not bring this congregadeal, or a grave:

llion into the land which I have given them, 19 Anu the clean person shall sprinkle upon 13 This is the waler of Meribah; because the unclean on the inird day, and on the se- the clikdien of Israel strose with the LORD, venth day; and on the seventh day he shall pu- and be was sanctified in them. rify liiinself, and wash his clothes, and baibe 14 And Moses sent messengers from hinose!f in water, and shall be clean al even. Kadesh unto the king of Ellom, Thus saithe

20 But the man that shall be unclean, and thy brollier !sruel, llou knowest all the tra. shall not purify: hiinself, thai soul shall be cut vel that hath befallen us; off from among the congregation, because he 15 How our fathers went down into Egypt bath defiled the sailctuary of the LURD), the and we have dwelt in Egype a long time, water of separation ballı not been sprinkled and the Egyptians vexed us and our le liens upon bim; he is unclean.

16 And when we crie.i unto the Lor), lie 2.1 And it shall be a perpetual statute urlo heard our voice, and sent an angel, and liath them, that he thai sprinkleth the water of brought us forth out of Egypt; and, behold, separation shall wash his clothes, and lte that we are in Kadesh, a city in the uttermust of toucheth the water of separation shall be un- thy border. clean untii even.

17 Let us pass, I pray thee, through this 2 And wha'soever the unclean persor: country: we will not pass through the fields, toucheth shall be unclean; and the soul that or throug!: the vineyards, neither will we touchetli il shall be unclean until even, drink of the water of the wells; we will go CHAP. XX.

by the king's high-way, we will not lernt came the children of Israel, cren the right hand nor to the left, until we have the whole congregation, into the desert passed thy borders.

THEN

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