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*as of beaten gold, onto the shaft there-i of, unto die rrowers thereof, M beaten! work'. according unto the pattern which the Loud had shewed Moses, so he made (be candlestick.

\ % And the Lord spake unto Moses, laying,

6 Take the Levites from among the children of Israel, and cleanse them.

7 And thus shale thou do unto diem, to

a gift to Aaron, and to his sons, from among the children of Israel; to do the service of the children of Israel in the tabernacle of the congregation, and to make an atonement for the children of Israel-: that there be nol plague among the children of Israel, when the children of Israel come nigh unto che sanctuary. 20 And Moses and Aaron, and all die

cleanse them : Sprinkle water of puri-j congregation of the children os Israel tying upon them, and let them shave all did to the Levites according unto all

their flesh, and let them wash their clothes, and so make themselves clean.

t Then let them take a young bullock with his meat-offering, own fine flour mingled with oyl, and another young bullock shalt thou take for a (in-on'ering

9 And thou shalt bring the Levites before thetaberaaclc of the congregation; and thpu shalt gather the whole assembly of the children of Israel together:

to And thou shalt bring the Levites before the Lord, and the children of Israel (hall put their hands upon the Lcvkes:

Ii And Aaron shall oner the Levites before the Lord, for an offering of the children of Israel; that they may execute the service of the Lohd.

it And the Levites shall lay their hands upon the heads of the bullocks: and thou (halt offer Me one for a fin- offering, and the other for a burnt-offeting unto the Lohd, to make an atonement sot the Levites

i J And thou shalt set the Levites besore Aaron, and before his sons, and offer them for ut offering unto the Lord

that the Lord commanded Moses concerning the Levites, so did the children of Israel unto them.

ii And the Levites were purified, and they washed their cloches: and Aaron offered them as an ottering before the Lord ; and Aaron made an atonement for them to cleanse them.

ii And after that, went the Levites in, to do their service in the taber.iacle «f the congregation before Aaron and before his Tons: as the Lord had commanded Moses concerning the Levites, so did they unto them.

i J % And the Lord spake unto Moses, faying,

14 This is it that beltngeth unto the Levites: from twenty and five years ol<3, and upward, they shall go in to wait upon the service of the tabernacle of the congregation:

it And from the age of fifty yeat* they shallccase waiting upon the service thereof, and shall serve no more:

16 But shall minister with their brethren in the tabernacle ol the congregation, to keep thecharge, and shall do no

14 Thus shalt thou separate the Le- service. Thus shale thou do unto

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vites from among the children of Israel: and the Levites (hall be mine. | i J. And after that, shall the Levites gohv, todotheserviceof the tabernacle of the congregation : and thou (halt cleanse them, and offer them for an offering.

itf For they are wholly given unto me from among the chrldten of Israel; in stead of such as open every womb, even iu stead of che first-born of all the children of Israel, have I taken them unto me.

17 For all the first-born of the chil

Levites touching their charge CHAP. IX. 1 The pafjover enjoined. 15 A cloud gui' deth the Ifraelitet.

ANd the Lord spake unto Moftj in the wilderness of Sinai, in the fust month of thesicond year, after they were come out of the land of Egypt* faying,

1 Let me children of Israel also keep the passover at his appointed season.

3 In the fourteenth day of this month ar even, ye shall keep it in hisappointed fealon : according to all the rites of in |

dren of Israel are mine, both man andj and according to all the ceremonies beast :on the day that I sinote every! theteof shall yekeepit. first-born in the land of Egypt, I sancti- 4 And Moses (pake unto thechildren rud them for my self. of Israel, that they should keep the paS

18 And I have taken the Levites for over. ' ,

all chefirft-bornofthechildrenof Israel.' 5 And they kept the padover on the ■? And I have given the Levites <wj| fourteenth day of the first month at even>

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hfri tfic wilderness of Sinai: aceorSingto
all that the Lord commanded Moses,
so did the children of Israel.

6 q An 1 there were certain men who were defiled by the dead body of a man, that they could not keep the passover on that day: and they came before Moses, and before Aaron on that day.

7 And there men said unto him, We Are defiled by the dead body of a man: wherefore are we kept back, that we may not offer an offering of the Lord in his appointed season among the children of Israel?

8 And Moses said unto them, Stand still, and I will hear what the Lord, will command concerning you.

9 f And the Lord spake untoMoses, saying,

10 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, If any man of you or of your posterity (hall be unclean by reason of a dead body, or be in a journey afar off, yet he (shall keep the passover unto the Lord.

11 The fourteenth day of the second month at even they shaft keep it, and eat it with unleavened bread and bitter herbs.

ia They shall leave none of it unto the morning, nor break any bone of it: according to all the ordinances of the I passover, they (hall keep it.

i 3 But the man that it clean, and is not in a journey, and forbeareth to keep the passover; even the fame soul (hall i be cut off from his people, because he brought not the offering of the Lotto in his appointed season: that man shall '. bear his sin.

I H And if a stranger (hall sojourn afongvou, and willkeep the passover Unto the Lord, according to the ordinance of the passover, and according to the manner thereof, so (hall he do : ye shall have one ordinance, both for the stranger, and for him that was born in l*» rand.

II ^ nn rhe day that the tabernacle was reared up, On. •ir,„(l covered the tabernacle, namely, the tent of ti e testimony : and at even there was upon the tabernacle as it were the appearance of fire, until the morning.

U So it was alway: the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by night.

, 17 And when the cloud was taken up from the tabernacle; then after that, Joe children of Israel journeyed : and in the place where the cloud abode,

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there SecEfidren of Israel pitched their tents.

18 At the commandment of the LoRr> the children of Israel journeyed, and at the commandment of the Lord they pitched : as long as the cloud abode upon the tabernacle, they rested in the tents.

i? And when the cloud tarried long upon the tabernacle many days, then the children of Israel kept the charge of the Lord, and journeyed not.

20 And /»it wa3 when the cloud was a few daysupon the tabernacle; according to the commandment of the Loir> they abode in their tents, and according to the commandment of the Lord they journeyed.

ii And fit was when the cloud a-1 bode from even unto the morning, and that the cloud was taken up in the mom j ing, then they journeyed: whether it tttt by day or by night that the cloud was taken up, they journeyed.

a a Or whether it were two days, or a month, or a year that the cloud tarried upon the tabernacle, remaining thereon, the children of Israel abode in their tents, and journeyed not! but when it was taken up, they journeyed.

ij At the commandment of the Lord they rested in the tents, and at the commandment of the Lord they joutney* ed : they kept tflf charge of the Lord, at the commandment of the Lord by the hand of Moses.

CHAR T,
I Theuje »/the trumpets. 3$ Moses hit
Meffing.

And the Lord spake unto Moses,
u faying, pet
a Make thee two trumpets of silver;
of an whole piece shalt thou make them:
that thou mayst use them for the calling
of the assembly, and for the journey ing
{of the camps.

3 And when they shall blow.wida them, all the assembly (shall assemble themselves to thee, at the door of the

; tabernacle of the congregation.

4 And if they blow but with one trumpet, then the princes,»<»>* are heads of the thousands of Israel, shall gather themselves unto thee.

J When ye blow an alarm, then the camps that lie on the east-parts (hall go forward.

6 When you blow an alarm the second | time, then the camps that lie on die

south-side flull take their journey: they (hall blow an alarm for their joume>

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i Radiered together; you shall blow, but n % And the standard os the camp yon (ball not sound an alarm. :of die children-os Ephraim set forward

8 And the sons of Aaron die priests according to their armies: aiuhovet hi? shall blew with the trumpets; and they host Hi slum* The son of Aaindshill be to youforanorJirianccfotever bud. ■'"''!

, throughout._your generations.. I 23 And over the host of the ew-eof

9 And is ye go to war in your land \ the children of Manalschyiv4> Gamaliel ai;ainst the enemy that oppressed] you,! the son ofPedahzur.

then ye (liall blow an alarm with the j 14 And over the host<js rhe.iibc of trumpets; and ye ilia 11 be remembred ! the children of Benjamin, w..« Abidan before the Lord your God, and ye (ball ] the son os Gideoni. be saved from your enemies. j if <T. And the standard of the camp

10 Also in the day of your guUtWs, | of the children of Dan set forward, and in your solemn days, and in the be' which Wm die rerewird of all the camp's ginning] of your months, ye (hail blow'. throughout their hosts: a.'.' ver his

with the tmmpetsovcr your burnt-offer inf,5, and over the sacrifices of your peace- offerings; that they may be 10 : you for a memorial before your God: '1 am the Loud your God.

1 v T And it came to pass on the twentieth day of the second month, in the second year, that dis cloud was taken up from off the tab<j(o.cle of die testimony.

ii And the children of IsKei took their journey? «ut os the wilderness of Sinai; and the cloud tested in the wilderness of Paran. . .

13 Aud they fitst took their Journey, according-to the.commandme.it of die Lord by the hand of Moses.

host vat Ahiczcr the son *.mmi(haddai. -.

16 And over the host ot the- tribe of the children os Asher, *u Pagiel the son osOcran.

27 And over the host os the rribeof the children osNaphtaJi, Wm . jura die son of Enan.

28 Thus vert the journeying"- of the children-of Israel, accoid'rce *o di-.ir armies, when they set forward..^

19 1 And Moses saj 1 unto Hobab, the son of Raguel die Midianftc, Moses father In law, We are journeying unt* the place of which the Low) kid, I will give it you: come thou with us, and we will do thee good : for the Lord liatb

14 s In the sir* place went the spoken good concerning Israel, standard of the camp of the children os ?o And he said unwi him, I will not ijodah according to theit armies: and go; but I will depart to mine own ] over his host Dm Nahlhon the son of J land, and to my kindred.

Amminadab. . 1 31 And he (aiii«Leave as not, I pray

15 And over die host of the tribe of thee; forasmuch &, thou knowest how the children of Islachar, w<u Nctbaneel i we are to encamp in -he wilderness, and

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tfi And over the host of the tribe of the chi Id ren. of Zebulun, -km Eliab die son rssHelon.

17 A.id the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gcrflion and the sons or M,c.-ari setforward, bearing die

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3; % And they departed from the mount of theToRD ditee days journey! and the ark of the covenant of the LoR» went before them in the three days,

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A Net when the people complained, It! be the elders of the people, and offices s n displeased the Lord: and the j over them j and bring them unto the Loud heard if, and bis anger was kind- T tabernacle of the congregation, rhac

lea; and the fire of the Lord burnt * mong them, and consumed them that

they may stand there with thee.
17 And I will come down and talk

i« in the uttermost parts of the camp. | with thee there : and I will take of the 1 And the people cried unto Moses; spirit which u upon thee, and will put and when Moses prayed unto the Lord, i it upon them; and they shall bear the

the fire was quenched.

burden of the people with thee, that

i And he called the name of the place ; thou bear it not thy self alone. Taberah: because the fire of the Lord f 18 And far thou unto the people, burnt among them. r Sanctific your selves against tomorrow,

4 f And the mixt multitude thatw,« and ye shall eat Beth ( for you have among them fell a lusting: and thechil- wept in the ears of the Lord", saying, then of Israel also wept again, and (aid, 1 Who shall give us flesh to eat? for it Wholhall give us flesh to eat? <w<u well with us in Egypt ) therefore

5 We remember the fish which we the Lord will give you flesh, and ye did eat in Egypt freely j the cucumbers, I shall eat.

ami die melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick:

6 But now our soul it dried away; there is nothing at all, beside this manna, before our eyes.

7 And the manna w« as corianderseed, and the colour thereof as the colour of bdellium.

8 And the people went about, and Efbetcd it, and ground it in mills, or D«t it in a mortar, and baked it in pans, 'iid made cakes of it: and the taste of it was as the taste of fresh oil.

9 And when the dew fell upon the a whole month

i<) Ye shall not eat one day, nor two days, nor five days, neither ten days, nor twenty days;

20 But even a whole month, until it come out at your nostrils.and it be loath some unto you: because that ye have despised the Lord which «among you, and have wept before him, saying, Why came we forth out of Egypt?

tt And Moses said, The people a mongst whom I am, are six hundred thousand footmen ; and thou hast said, I will give them flesh, that they may cat

tamp in thenight,the manna fell upon it, 10 f Then Moses heard the people weep throughout their families, every man in the door of his tent: and the anCer of me Lord was kindled greatly J Moses also was displeased.

Ji Shall the flocks and the herds be slain for them, to suffice them? or shall ill the fish of the sea be gathered together for them, to suffice them?

2} And the Lord said unto Moses, Is the Lord's hand waxed short? rho«

11 And Moses said unto theLoRD, ;fh,it see now whether my word shall

Wherefore hast thou afflicted thy servant > Jn<i wherefore have I not found

comCto pass unto thee, or not.

24 s And Moses went out, and told

favour in thy fight, that thou layest the the people the words of the Lord, and burden of all this people upon me r gathered the seventy men of the elders 1 i Have I conceived all this people? 0ffae people, and set them round about have I begotten them, that thou should-1 tne tabernacle, est fay unto me, Carry them in thy bo-i 15 And the Lord came down in a lorn1 (u a nursing-father beareth the | cioud, and spake unto him, and took of '•eking child ) unto the land which I spirit that upon him, and gave

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unto the seventy elders: and it came to piCstbat when the spirit rested upon them, rley prophesied, and did notcease. 26 But there remained two of the men

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>5 And if thou deal thus with me, Kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, U I have found savour in thy sight; and get me not see my wretchedness

Eldad, and the name of the other Me-
dad: and the spirit rested upon them
( and ehcy.wtre of them that were writ-
ten, but went not out unto the taberna-
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17 And there tan a young man. and and Miriam: and they bom came son)), told Moses, and said, Eldad and Medad

•do prophesie in die camp.

18 And Joshua thesunofNun, die servant of Moses, one of his young men, answered and said, My lord Moses, forbid them,

7$ And Moses said unto him, Envicst J thou for my (ike? would God that all the LoRDs people were prophets, and chat the Lord would put his spirit upon them.

30 And Mosesgat him into the camp, he and the ciders of Israel.

31 ^ And there went forth a wind from tlic Lord, and brought quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it were a days journey on this side, and as it were a days journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it were two cubits high, upon the face of the earth.

'fa And the people flood up all that [day, and all that night, and all the next day, and they gathered the quails : he that gathered least, gathered ten homers : and they spread them all abroad For themselves round about the camp.

3 3 And while die flesli «u yet between their teeth, ere it was chewed; the wrath of the Lord was kindled agamst the people, and the Lord smote the people with a very great plague.

34 And he called die name of that place,Ktbroth-hattaavah: because there they buried the people that lusted.

35 And the people journeyed from Kibroth-hattaavah, unto Hazeroch: and abode at Hazeroth.

CHAP. XII. i Miriam and Aarint sedition. 10 Mirums Uprofie healed,

ANd Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses, because of the Ethiopian woman, whom he had married: for he had married an Ethiopian woman.

I And they said, Hath die Lord indeed spoken only by Moses? hath he not spoken also by us i And the Lord heard it.

i ( Now the man Moles not very metk, above all die men which y/ere upon rhe face of the earth )

4 And the Lord spake iuddenly unto Noses, and unto Aaton, and unto Miriam, Come out ye diree unto the tabernacle of the congregation. And they three came out.

J And rhe Lord came down in the pillar of the cloud, and stood in die door of the tabernacle, and called Aaron Zaccur. _ J[

6 And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a ptophet among you, I the Lord will make my self known unto him in a vision, and will (peak unto him in a dream.

7 My servant Moses « not Co, who « faithful in all mine house.

With him will I speak mouth to mouth, even apparently, and not in dark speeches; and the similitude of the Lord shall he behold: wherefore rhen were ye not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?

9 And the anger of the Lord was kindled against them, and he departed.

10 And the cloud drparted trom off" the tabernacle, and behold, Miriam became leprous, white as snow: and Aaron looked upon Miriam, and behold, Jbe Km leprous.

11 And Aaron said unto Moses, Alas, my lord, I beseech thee, lay not the sin upon us, wherein we have done foolishly, and wherein we have finned.

ii Let her not be as one dead; of whom die flesh is halt"consumed, when he cometh out of his mothers womb.

13 And Moses cried unto the Lord, saying, Heal her now, O God, I beseech thee.

14 T And rhe Lord said unto Moses, If her father had but spit in her face, should she not be aAamcd seven daysr let her be shut out from the camp seven days, and after that let her be received in again.

15 And Miriam was shut our from the camp seven days: ani the people journeyed not, till Mitiam was brought in again.

itS And afterward rhe people removed from Hazeroth, and pitched in the wilderness of Paran.

CHAP. XIII. I The names, 17 inJlntStieus, tiandaElt as the $ies.

ANd rhe Lord spake unto Moses, saying,

2 Send thou men that they may search the land of Canaan, which I give unto the children of Israel: of every rribe of their fathers shall ye send a man, every one a ruler among them. ! 3 And Moses by the commandment iof the Lord, sent them from the wilderness of Paran: all those men y/ere heads pf the children of Israel.

4 And these vert their names: Of die Jribe of Reuben, ShammiM the son of

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