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19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid of lie ^oatSi for a sin-oftci ing, and two ambs of the first year, for a sacrifice of peace-offerings.

ao And the priest (shall wave them with the bread of the first fruits, for a' wave-offering before the Lord, widi the two lambs : they shall be holy to the Lord for the priest.

11 And ye shall proclaim on the selfsame day, that it may be an holy convocation unto you : ye shall do no servile work therein : it Jhall be a statute for ever in all your dwellings throughout your generations.

ii 1 And when ye reap the harvest it u a solemn assembly, and ye shall do of your land, thou shalt not make clean no servile work therein. (riddance of the corners of thy field 37 These are die feasts of the Lord, when thou rea.pest, neither shalt thou jwhichyefliallprodaimfskbolyconvogather any gleaning of thy harvest: I cations, to otleran offering made by fire thou shalt leave them unto the poor, and I unto the Lord, a burnt-offering and

Levitfeltf. solemn feasts.

[ninth day of the month at even: from even unto even stiall ye celebrate your sabbath.

ii % And die Lord spake unto Moses, laying, ,

34 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, The fifteenth day of this sevenrb month Jhall be the feast of tabernacles j/o** seven days unto the Lord. , 35 On the first day shall beta holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

36 Seven days ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord: on; the eighth Jay shall be an holy convocation unto you, and ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord:

to the stranger: I am the Lord your

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24 Speak unto the children of Israel,
saying. In the seventh month, in the first
day ot the month shall ye have a sabbath,
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holy convocation.

25 Ye shall do no servile work therein ; but ye shall offer in offering made by fire unto the Lord.

16 % And the Lord (spake unto Moses, saying,

27 Also on the tenth day of this seventh month, there shall be a day of atonement, it shall be an holy convocation unto you, and ye (shall afflict your souls, and offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord.

28 And ye shall do no work in that fame day: for it a a day of atonement, to make an atonement for you before the Lord your God.

2j» For whatsoever soul it be that (shall not be afflicted in that fame day, he shall be cut oft' from among his people.

30 And whatsoever soul it be that doth any work in that same day, the 1 same loul will I destroy from among [his people.

3> Ye shall do no manner of work: ji shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwcl

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a meat-offering, a sacrifice, and drink offerings, every thing upon his day:

38 Beside the sabbaths of the Lord, and beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, and beside all your freewill-offerings, which ye give unto the Lord.

i9 Also in the fifteenth day of the seventh month, when ye have gathered In the fruit of the land, ye shall keep a feast unto the Lord seven days: on the first day shall be a sabbath, and on die eighth day Jhall be a sabbath.

40 And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm-trees, and the boughs of (hick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the Lord your God seven days.

41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the Lord seven days in the year: ItJhaU be a statute for ever in your generations, ye shall celebrate it in the seventh month.

42 Ye shall dwell in booths seven days *, all that are Israelites born, shall dwell in booths:

43 That your generations may know that I made the children of Israel to dwell in booths, when I brought them out of the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your God.

44 And Moses declared unto the children of Israel the feasts of the Lord.

CHAP. XXIV. 10 Sheltmiths sen bUJbhemeth. 13 The laiv 0)btajhhemy. 17 of murder, ties image. l^Thc blasphemer sorted. : And

ANd the Lord spake unto Moses, faying,

a Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pureoyl-olive, beaten, for the liuht, to cause the lamps to bum continually.

a, Without the vail of the testimony, in the tabernacle of the congregation, shall Aaron order it from the evening unto the morning, before the Lord continually : It Jball be a statute for ever in your generations.

4 He shall order the lamps upon the pure candlestick before the Lo R D continually.

5 ^ And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake twelve cakes thereof: two tenth-deals shall be in one cake.

<S And thou (halt set them in two rows, six on a row, upon the pure table, before the Lord. 7 And thou shalt put pure frankincense upon each row, tint it may be on the bread for a memorial, even an offering made by fire unto die Lord.

8 Every sabbath he (hall set it in order before the Lord continually, being taken from the childten of Israel by an

I everlasting covenant.

9 And it shall be Aarons and his sens, 1 and they (hall eat it in the holy place:

for it is most holy unto him, of the offerings of the Lord made by fire, by a perpetual statute.

10 s And the son of an Israelitilh woman, whose father wtu an Egyptian, went out among the children ot* Israel; and this son of the Israelitilh woman,

'and a man of Israel strove together in the camp}

11 And the Israelitilh womans son blasphemed the name »/the LORD, and cursed: and brought him unto Moses ( and his mothers name t>tu Shelo.nith, the daughter of Dibrt, of the tribe of Dan)

"ia And they put him in ward, that the mind of the Lord might be shewed them.

i i J And the Lord (pake unto Moses, saying,

14 Bring forth him that hath cursed, without the camp, and let all that heard him, lay their hands upon his head, and let all die congregation stone him. '15 And thou (halt speak unto die children of Israel, saying, Whosoever curiscdi his God, (hall bear his (in.

16 And he dim blasphemed) the Name of the Lord, he (hall surely be put to and all the. congregation (ball Ctc


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tainly stone him: as well the stranger, as he that is born in the land, when he blasphemeth die Name ef thr LORD, (hall be put to death.

17 T And he that killerh any man, fliall surely be put to death.

18 And he that killerh a beast, (hall make it good ; beast for beast.

19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neighbour; as he hath done, so fliall it be done unto him 1

Jo Breach for breach,eye for eye,tooth for tooth: as he hath caused a blemish in a man, sosoallitbcdonetohimitfai".

11 And he that killeth a beast, ne (hall restore it: and he rhat kilhedi a man, he (hall be put to death.

ai Ye shall have one manner of law, as well for the stranger, as for one of your own country: sot 1 am the Lo R Dr your God.

13s And Moses spake unto the children of Israel, that they should bring forth him diat had cursed, out of the camp, and stone him with stones: and the children of Israel did as die Lord commanded Moses.

CHAP. XXV. I The jubile. 14 Of eppreffim, 3$ and

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ANd the Lo R D spake untoMbses in mount Sinai, saying, 4 z Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unro them, When ye come into the land which I give you,rlien shall die land keep a sabbath unto the Lord.

3 Six years thou (halt sow thy field, and six years thou shalt prune my vineyard, and gather in the fruit thereof.

4 But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath of rest unto the land, a sabbath for die Lord: rhou shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune thy vineyard.

.Jf That which groweth o( its own acI cord of thy harvest, thou shalt not reap, neither gathet the grapes of thy vine undressed: for it is a year of rest unto the land.

6 And the sabbath of the land (hall be meat (or you; for thee, and for thy servanr, and for tby maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy stranger that sojourneth with dice,

■ 7 And for riiy cattle, and forthebeast9 that are in thy land, (hall all the increase thereof be meat.

8 f And thou flialt number seven sabbaths of years unto thee, seven times se

•ven years, and the space of the seven fabbaths of years (hall be unto thee forty

■ and nine years,

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9 Then Quit'thou cause the trumpet' session, yc'shall grant a redemption for

the land. ,

15 ^ If thy brother be waxen poor, and hath sold away feme of his postillion, «nd if any ofhiskincorr* to redeem it, then shall he redeem that which Iris brother fold.

aS ^nd if the man hare none to redeem it, and himself be able to redeem It:

17 Then let him count the years osrhe sale thereof, and restore the overplus unto the man to whom he fold it; that he may return unto his-posseflion.

18 But if he be not able to restore it to him, then that which is fold, (hall remain in the hand of him that hath bought it, until the year-of jubile : and in the jubile it (hall go out, and he (hall return unto his possession.

39 And if a man fell a dwelling-house in a walled city, then he may redeem it within a whole year after it is fold: Within a full year may he redeem ir.

jo And if it be not redeemed within the (pace of a full year; then the bouse that is in-the walled city, (hall be establislied for ever to him that bought it, throughout his generations: it (hall not go out in the jubile.

51 But the houses of the villages which have no walls round about them, (lull be counted as the fields of the country: they may be redeemed, and they (hall go out in theiubile.

32 Notwithstanding, the cities of the Levites, and the houses of the cities of their possession, may the Levites redeem at any time.

3; And if a man purchase of the Levites, then the house that was fold, and the city of his possession (hall go out in the year ns jubile: for the houses of the cities of the Levites are their possession among the children of Israel.

34 Butthc field of rhesuburbsof theit cities may not be fold, for it is their perpetual possession.

35 1 And if thy brother be waxen poor, and fallen in decay with thee; then thou (halt relieve him.: yea. theuth he be a stranger, ot a sojourner i that Be may live with tbee.

36 Take thou no usury of him, or increase: but fear t hy God; that thy brother may live with thee.

37 Thou (halt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend trim thy victuals for increase.

38 I am the LettD your God, which bwHfibtjOH forth, out «f -the land of


of the jubile to sound, on the tenth day, of die seventh month 5 in the day of atonement, shall ye make the trumpet sound throughout all your land.

'10 Arid ye (hall hallow the fiftieth jyear, and proclaim liberty throughout nil the land, unto all the inhabitant* thereof: it (lull be a jubile unto yau, and ye shall return every man unto hisl possession, and ye sliall return every man unto his family.

11 A jubile -shall that fiftieth year be unto you: ye (hall not sow, neitherrrap •that which groweth of it (elf in it, nor . gather the grepes in it of thy vine un. dressed.

i .11 For it a the jubile, it (halite holy funto you: ye (hall eat the increase thereof out of the field.

13 In the year os this jubile ye sliall return every man unto his possession.

14 ^nd if thou fell ought unto thy neighbour, or buyest mtght of thy neighbours hand 3 ye shall net oppress one another.

15 According to the number of years after die jubile, thou (halt buy of thy neighbour, and according unto the num

wber of years of the fruits he sliall sell ^nto thee:

16 According to the multitude ofyears tthou (halt increase the price thereof, and

according to the fewness of Years thou nhalt diminish the price of it: for according to the number as the years of the [vfruitsdodi he sell unto thee.

17 Ye fiiall not therefore oppress one another; but.thou (haltfear thy God: [*or I cm the Lo R£> your God.

18 «f Wherefore ye (hall de my statutes, .and keep my judgments, and do

jithem; and ye sliall dwell in the land in safety.

19 And the land (hall yield her fruit, land ye (hall eat youc sill, aud dwell peberein in safety.

ac And if ye sliall say, What (hall we tear, the seventh year? behold, we shall toot sow, nor gather in our increase: I II, Then I will command my blessing pnpon you intlie sixth year, and it (hall lining forth fruit for three yeaic j ia And ye (hall sow the eighth year, ; and eat y«os old fruit, until the ninth (year; unril her fruits^eme in, ye sliall K*f «/ the old Jiorc.

1% f The land sliall notibc sold for (ever: for the land u mine, for ye ate strangers and (ojourners with me.

,24 And in all the land of jour $e[

ami to be your God.

39 ^ And if thy brother that dneUuh by thee be waxen poor, and be fold unto thee i thou (hale not compel him to serve as a bond-servant:

40 B«rasanhired servant, d»£tasafojourner he (ball be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubile.

41 And then shall he depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his fathers (lull fee return.

42 For they are my servants, which I brought forth out ot the land of Egypt: they (hall not be fold as bond-men.

43 Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour, but shalt fear thy Cod.

44 Both thy bond-men, and thy bondmaids, which thou (halt have, stiall be of the heathen that arc round about you; of them (hall ye buy bond-men and bond-maids.

4; Moreover, of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land : and they (hall be your posscÆon.

46" And ye (hall .take them as an inheritance lor your children after you, to inherit them for a possession, they dial] be your bond-men for ever: but over your brethren the children oflsrael, ye shall not rule one over another with rigour.

47 s And if a sojourner or stranger J wax rich by thee, and thy brother that dsvelieth by him wax poor,and sell himself unto the stranger or sojourner by thee, or to the stuck of the strangers family:

48 After that he is fold, hemaybe redeemed again > one of his brethren may redeem him:

49 Either his uncle, or his uncles son may redeem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him, of his family, may redeem him; or if he be able, he may redeem himself.

50 And he shall reckon with him that bought him, from the year that he was fold to him, unto the year of jubile: and the price of his sale (hall be according unto the number of years, according to the time of an hired servant (hall it be with him.

51 If there he yet many years behind; according unto them he (hall give aB»in the (rice of bis redemption out

J % And if^there remain but sew years unto the year of jubile, then he shall count with himi and according unto his years (hall he give him again the price of his redemption.

53 And as a yearly hired servant (half he be with him: and the ether (hall not rule with rigour over him in thy sight.

54 And if he be not redeemed in these years, then he shall go out in the year of jubile, loth he and his,childrcr» with him.

5 j For unto me the children of Israel are servants, they are my servants whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your God.

Chap. xxvr.

I Of idolatry. 3 A blejjiig premised.

14 A curse threatned. ^l^e dial I make you no idols, nor gra

1 ven image, neither rear you up x standing imagej neither (hall ye set up any imageof stone in your land, to bow down unto it: for I am die Lord youc God.

2 Ye dial) keep my sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: I am die Lord.

3 ^ If ye walk in my statutes, and keep} my commandments, and do them;

4 Then I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield theic fruit.

J And your threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage (hall reach unto the sowing-time: and ye shall eat your bread to the full, and dwell in youc land safely.

6 And I will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none stiall make you afraid: and I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither (hall die sword go through your land.

7 And ye stiall chase your enemies,anct they (hall fall before you by die sword.

8 And fiveof you shallchaseanhundred, and an hundred of you dial 1 put ten thousand to flight: and your enemies (hall fall before you by the sword.

9 For I will have respect unto you*, and make you fruitful, and multiply you, and cstablisli my covenant with you.

10 And ye shall ear old store, and bring forth the old because of the new.

11 And 1 will set mytabernaele amongst you: and my soul shall not abhor you.

11 And I will walk among you, and will be your God) and ye (hall be my people.

1J I tm die Lo R r> your. God, which £ 1 Diougbe

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itfnt, that yc should not be their bondmen, and I have broken the bands ofj your yoke, and made you go uprighr.

14 ^ But if ye will not hearken untoj me, and will not doall these commandments; ]

15 And ifyeflialldefrisemyctatutes* or if your soul abhor my judgments, (b) that yc will not do all my command-? meats, fas that ye break my covenant: J

16 I also will do tWs unto you, I will even appoint over you terror, consumption, andthe burning-ague; that (ball

youalsoin fury; and I, even I, willcbaRise you seven times for your sins.

19 And-ye shall eat the flesh of yout sons, and the -flesh of yout daughter! shall yc carjo And I will destroy your1 bfth places, and cut downyourimages, and call your carcases upon the carcases of yout idols, and my ibur'fliall abhor you.

31 And I will make your cities-waste, and bring your-ftnctuaries unto desolation, and 1 will not smell the savour oi your sweet odours. 3 1 And I will bring the land into de

consume the eyes, and cause sorrow of solation: and your enemies which dwell heart: and yelhall sow your seed in vain j therein, fliall be astonished at it

for your enemies fliall eat it.

17 And I will set my face against you

33 And I will scatter yon among d» heathen, and will draw out a sword as

andye-stiaUbeslainbcloreyourenemies:'! ter you: and your land fliall be deso

they that hate you fliall reign over you, and-yc shall flee when none pursueth you.

18 And if yc will not yet for all this bearkcn.unto me, thenlwill punish you seven-times more for your sins.

19 And I will break the pride of your power; and I will make your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass:

10 And your strength fliall be spent In vain: for your land fliall not yield her increase, neither fliall the trees of the land-yield their fruits.

late, and your cities waste.

34 Then fliall the land enjoy her sabbaths, as long at itlieth desolate, and ye be in your enemies land; eticn then fliall the land rest, and enjoy her sabbaths.

3; As long as it lieth desolate, it fliall reft: because it did not rest in your sabbaths when ye dwelt upon it.

;< And upon them that arc left ahu of you, I will send a faintness into their hearts in the lands of theit enemies; and rhe sound of a shaken leaf fliall chafe

ai-*T And if ye walk contrary unto them ; and they (hall flee, as fleeing

me,and will not hearken unto me; I will bring seven times mo plagues upon you, according to your sins.

^l I will also send wild beasts among you, which fliall rob you of your children) and destroy your cattle, and make you few in number) and your high- ways shall be desolate.

23 And if ye will not be reformed by me by these things, but will walk contrary unto me:

14 Then will I also walk contrary unto you, and will punish you yet seven times for your sins. »$ And I will bring a sword upon you,

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nant: and when ye are gathered together their trespass which they trefpaflM >■ witbiu your cities, I will send the pesti- gainst me, and that also they have walk

from a sword -. and they shall fall when none pursueth.

37 And they fliall fall one upon another, as it were before a sword, when none pursueth: and ye shall have nc power to stand before your enemies.

38 And ye (hall perish among the lie* then, and the land of your enemies shai cat you up.

39 And they that are leftof you, flul pine away in their iniquity in your enemies land; and also in the iniquities ol theit fathers (hall they pine away wi* them.

40 If they (hall confess their iniquity and the iniquity of their fathers,,with

lence among you \ and ye (hall be delivered into the hand of the enemy.

t6 Ani when I have broken the staff' of your bread, ten women fliall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall deliver Jtu your bread again by weight: and ye fliall cat, and not be satisfied.

17 And if Yc will not for all this hearken unto me, but walk contrary unco me:

»8 Then I will walk contrary upw

ed contrary unto me;

41 And thai I also have walked contrary unto them, and have brought thew into the land of their enemies; iftntr their uncircumcised hearts be humble': and they then accept of the puniflimcn of their iniquity: 4» Then will I remember my cove . nant with Jacob, and also my covenan ! with Iliac, and also my covenant wirt Abraham, will I remember j and I wit icmcmbcrmcUndj 43

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