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the invaders if the land smitten. Chip, FE XT. The meat and drini-cffjrir&j your whoredoms, until your carcases be sued in me wilderness.

34 After the number of the days in vhich ye searched the land, even forty Jays (each day for a year) dial I ye bear (our iniquities, even forty years, and (C (hall know my breach of promise.

35 I the Lord have said, I will surely do it unto all this evil congregation, hat are gathered together against me: n this wilderness they (hall be consulted, and there they (hall die. . \6 And the men which Moses sent to search the land, who returned, and made ill the congregation to murmur against iim, by bringing up a slander upon the land;

37 Even those men that did bring up he evil report upon the land, died by

he plague before the Lord.

jl But Joshua the son of Nan, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were js the men that went to search the land, ived still.

39 And Moses told these sayings unto ill the children of Israel: and the people mourned greatly.

40 f And they rose up early in the noming, and gat them up into the top if the mountain, saying, Lo, we be here, and will go up unto the place which he Lord hath promised: for we have inned.

41 And Moses said, Wherefore now do you transgress the commandment of he Lord? but it (hall not prosper.

It Go not up, for the Lord * not among you; that ye be not smitten before your enemies.

43 For the Amalckites, and the CaCanaanites are there before you, and ye Ml fall by the sword: because ye are tamed away from the Lord; therefore the Lord will not be with you.

44 But they presumed to go up unto the hill-top: nevertheless, the ark of tke covenant of the Lord, and Moses departed not out of the camp.

45 Then the Amalekites came down, and the Canaanites which dwelt in that hill, and smote them, and discomfited them, even unto Hormah.

C H A P. XV. 1 The law if sundry offerings. 31 Vie Jahbith-breaker stoned. A Nd the Lord spake unto Moses, l\ faying,

J Speak unto the children of Israel, 'nd lay unto "them, When ye be come 'we theland of your habitations, which I Wt unto you,'

3 And will make an offering by fite unto the Lord, a burnt-oflering or a sacrifice, in performing a vow, or in a free-will-offering, or in your solemn feasts, to make a (Tveet favour unto the Lord, of d'e herd, or of the flock:

f Then (hall he that offered his offering unto the LORD, bring a meat. ostennR of a tenth-deal of flour mingled with the fourth part of an hin of oyl.

5 And the fourth part of an hin of wine for a drink-offering (halt thou prepare,widi the burnt-offering or sacrifice, for one lamb.

6 Or for a ram, thou (halt prepare fir a meat-offering two tenth deals of flour mingled with the third fart of ah hin of oy).

7 And for a drink-offering, thou ftiak offer the third part of an horn of wine, fir a sweet savor unto the Lo R D.

8 And when thou prepatest a bullock fir a burnt-offering, or fir a sacrifice in performing a vow, or peace-offerings unto the Lord:

9 Then (shall he bring with a bullock a meat-offering of three tenthdeals of flour mingled with half ah hin of oyl.

10 And thou (shalt bring for a drinkoffering, half an hin of wine, swan offering made by fire of a sweet savour unto die Lord.

11 Thus shall it be done for one bullock, or for one ram, or lor a lamb, or a kid.

ii According to the number that ye shall prepare, so (shall ye do to every one, according to their number.

13 All that are born of the country, shall do there things after this manner, in offering an offering made by fire of a sweet savour unto the Lo Rtfi ■ 14 And if a stranger (bjuirn with you, or whosoever be among you in your^enerations, and will offer an offering made byfire of a sweet iivout unto the Lord: as ye do, so he shall do.

15 One ordinance JhiU be both for you of the congregation, and also for the stranger that sojournerh with >•«, an ordinance for ever in your generations: as year?, so shall the stranger be before the Lord. 1

\6 One law, and one manner shall be for you,and for the stranger that sojournerh with you.

17 ^ And the Lord spake unto Mares; faying,

18 Speak unto the children of Israel,

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id fay unto diem, When ye come into ic land whither I bring you,

19 Then it fliall be, that when ye eat f che bread of the land, je shall otter up n heave-offering unto the Lord.

ao Ye (hall offer up a cake of the first f your dough, for an heave-offering: sje do the heavt-offeringof the threfnsg-floon, so fliall ye heave it.

a 1 Os the first os jour dough ye fliall ive unto the Lord, an heave-offering n your generations.

21 % And if yc have erred, and not >bserved all thesecommandments which he Lord hath spoken unto Moses,

25 Even all that the Lord hath comnanded you by die hand of Moses, from lie day that the Lord commanded Moos, and henceforward among your geleracions:

14. Then ft shall be, if ought be committed by ighotance without the knowledge of die congregation ; that all the :ongregation Bull offer one young bullock for a burnt-offering, for a sweet savour unto the Lord, with his meatoffering, and his drink-offering, according to the manner, and one kid of the goats for a sin-offering.

15 And the priest (hall makean atonement for all the congregation of -che children of Israel, and it shall be sor

Slven them, for it • ignorance: and they lall bring their offering, a sacrifice made by fire unto the Lord, and tlieic sin-offering before <he Lord, for dieir ignorance

16 And it shall be forgiven all die congregation os die children os Israeli and the stranger that fbjourncrh among diem; feeing all die people vere in ignorance.

17 % And if any foul sin through ignorance, then he dial 1 being a fhe-goac of die first year for a sin-offering.

18 And the priest shall make an a tonement for che soul chat fume th ignorantly, when he sinnedi by ignorance before die Lord,to make an atonement for him; and it shall be forgiven him.

1? You shall have one law for him chat finneen through ignorance, both for him chat is born amongst die children of Israel, and for the stranger chat sojourned] among them.

5 0 ^ But the soul that doth ought presumptuously ( whether he be born in the ~. 1 nil, or a stranger ) the same reproached; die Lord; and that soul (hall be cut eft'from among his people, i 31 Because he hart despised the word

of the Lord , and hath broken his commandmenr j that soul fliall utterly be cut off: his iniquity shall bt upon him.

31 f And whilechechildrenoflsracl were in the wilderness, they found a man that gadiercd sticks upon the labbachday.

1! And they that found him fathering sticks, brought him unto Moses and Aaron, and unto all die congregation.

34. And they put him in ward, because it w as not declared what should be done to him.

35 And the Lord said unto MofVs, The man (hall be sutely put to dea h i all the congregation fliall stone him with stones without the camp.

3<S And all die congregation brought him without che camp, and stoned him with stones, and he died ; as die Lokd comrranded Moses.

37 1 And rt.e Lord spake unto Moses, saying,

38 Speak unto die children of Israel, and bidrhc.richat they make them fringes in die borders of their garments, throughout their generations, and chat they put upon the Iringc of the borders a ribband of blue.

39 And i t fliall be unto you for a fringe, that ye may lnok upon ir,and rememt-er all the commandments of the LoR D, and do them: and d at ye seek not after your own hearr, and your own eyes, af ter which ye ulc to go a whoring:

40 That ye may remember, and do all my commandments, and be ho!y unto your God.

41 I am the Lord your Cod, which brought you out of die land of Eiypr, to be your God: I am the Lord your God.

CHAP, XVI. I The rebellion of ]\orah: \t His pt'jiijbment.

NOw Korab, the son os Izhar, the son of Kohath, rhe son of Levi; and Dacban and Abiram the sons of Eliab, and On the son of Peleth, sons of Reuben, took nun.

» And they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly, famous in the congregation, men of renown.

} And they gathered themselves together against Moses and against Aaron, and (aid unto them, Ye take too muck upon you, seeing all the congregation \«rt holy every one of them! and rht

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j Iokd is among them: wherefore then Mt you up your selves above the congregation of the Lord >

4 And when Moses beard it, he fell upon his face:

5 And he spake unto Korah, and unto all his company, saying, Even to morrow the Loed will shew who are his, and holy; and will cause him to come near unto him: even him whom he hath chosen, will he cause to come not unto him.

6 This do; Take you censers, Korah, and all his company;

7 And put fire therein, and put intense in them before the Lord, to morrow: and it shall be that the man whom j the Loan doth choose, he Jib all be holy: u' i>h too much upon you, ye sons of Un.

8 And Moses said unto Korah, Hear, jlprajyou, ye sons of Levi:

'9 Seemethit but a small thing unto you, that the God of Israel hath separated you from the congregation of Is rael, to bring you near to himself, to doiheservice of the tabernacle of the Ems, and to stand before the congreSationto minister unto them?

io And he hath brought thee near to and asi thy brethren the sons of led with thee : and seek ye the priesthood also >

u For which cause both thou, and tell thy company are gathered together against tie Lord, and what is Aaron, *at ye murmur against him? i >i t And Moses sent to call Dad an iatid Abiram the sons of Eliab: which laid, We will not come up. L 1} b it a small thing that thou haft brought us up out of a land that flowc* with milk and honey, to kill us in he wilderness, except thou make thy self altogether a prince over us t

H Moreover, thou hast not brought "s into a land that floweth with milk <and hony, or given us inheritance of fields and vineyards: wilt thou put out the eyes of these men? we will not come up.

I S And Moses was very wroth, and said unto the LoRp,. Respect not thou their offering: I have not taken one a s from them, neither have I hurt one of them.

, )<s And Moses said unto Korah, Be <"ou and all thy company before the Lord, thou, and they, and Aaron to pm" :

17 And take every man his censer,

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and put incense in them, and bring ye before the Lord every man his censer, two hundred and fifty censers j thou also and Aaron each of you his censer.

18 And they took every man his censer, and put fire in them,an d laid incense thereon, and stood in the door of the tabernacle of the congregation with Moses and Aaron.

19 And Korah gathered all the congregation against them, unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation: and the glory of the Lord appeared unto all the congregation.

20 And the Lord spake unto Moses, and unto Aa>ron; sa>ing,

21 Separate your selves from among this congregation, that I may consume them in a moment.

n And they fell upon their faces, and said, OGod, the God of the spirits orall flesh, shall one man sin, and wilt thou be wroth with all the congregation}

i j ^ And the Lord spake unto Moses, laying.

14 Speak unto the congregation, saying, Get you up from about the tabernaclecle of Korah, Dathan, and Abiram.

15 And Moscsroleup, and wentuntn Dathan and Abiram; and the elders of Israel followed him.

15 And he spake unto the congreraltion,saying,Depart,l pray you, from ti e ! tents or these wicked men, and touch I nothing of theirs, lest ye be consumed {in all their sins.

17 So they gat up from the tabernacle of Korah, Dadian and Abiram on every fide: and Dathan and Abiram came out, and stood in the door of the! tents, and their wives, and their sons, and their little children.

18 And Moses said, Hereby ye (hall know that the Lord hath sent me to da all diese works: for .fiat* not done them of mine own mind.

19 If these men die the common death of all men, or if they be visited after the visitation of all men; then the Lotus hath not sent me.

;o But if the Lord make a new thing, and the earth open her mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go down quick into the pit; then ye shall understand that these men have provoked the Lord.

31 ^ And it came to pass as he had made an end ot speaking all these words that the ground clave asunder, that v* under them:

ittfiFnallutiup. NufficrsT 31 And the earth opened her mouth (ana swallowed them up, and their houses, and all the men that appertained •unto Korah, and all their goods.

53 They, and all that appertained to them, went down alive into the pit, and the earth closed upon them: and thejr perished from among the congregation,

34 "And all Israel that were round a[bout them, fled at the cry of them: for they laid, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

35 And there came outa fire from the Iokd, and consumed the two hundred [and fifty men that offered incense.

3* ^ And the Lord spake unto Moses, flaying,

•37 "Spealc unto Eleazar the son os Aaron the priest, that he take up thecensers out of the burning, and scatter thou the fire yonder j for they are hallowed

38 The censers of these sinners against their own fouls, let them make them i>road plates/«- a covering osthe altar: <or they offered them before the Lord, therefore rhey are hallowed: and they shall be a sign unto the children of Isktael.

39 And Eleazar the priest took the Jbrascn censers, wherewith they that were burnt had offered ; and they were made broad plates for a covering of the Ufltstr:

40 To be -a memorial unto the children of Israel, that no stranger, which it not of the seed of Aaron, come near to offer incense before the Lord 3 that he be not as Korah, and as his company: ut the Lord laid to him by the hand of Moses.

41 ^ But on the morrow 111 the congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron, faying, ie have killed the people of the


41 And rt came to, pass when the-conJjregation was fathered against Moses andagamst Aaron, mat they looked toward the tabernacle of the congregation: and behold, die cloud covered it, and the glory of the Lord appeared.

43 And Moses and Aaron came before *he tabernacle of the congregation.

44 ^ And the Loud spake unto Moses, saying,

45 Get you up from among this corn's regation, that I-may consume them as [an a moment: and they tell upon then: iaces.

4* % And Moses said unto Aaron,

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off the altar, and put on incense, an go quickly unto the congregation, an make an atonement sot them: for thea is wrath gone out from the Lord 3 ri plague is begun.

47 And Aaron took as Moses com manded, and ran into the midst of congregation; and behold, che plagui was begun among die people: and h< put on incense, and made an atonemen for .the people.

48 And he stood between the dead anc the living, and the plague was stayed.

49 Now they that died in the plague were fourteen thousand and seven him dred, beside them chat died about the matter of Korah.

50 And Aaron returned unto Moses, unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation: and the plague was stayed.

CHAP. XVII. 1 Aarons rod budding, 10 is left far 4 monument.

ANd the Lord spake unto Moses, saying,

a Speak unto the children of Israel, and take of every one os them a rod according to the house of their fathers, of all their princes, according to che house of their fathers, twelve rods: write thou evety mans name upon his rod.

3 And thou (halt- wrire Aarons name upon the rod of Levi: for one rod be for die head of the house of their fathers.

4 And thou shalt lay diem up in the tabernacle of the congregation, before the testimony, where I will meet with you.

J And it "shall come to pats, that tit mans rod whom I shall choose, fh; II blossom: and I will make to cease fre n me the murmurings of die children rf Israel, whereby they murmur agaii It you.

6 % And Moses spake unto the eh 1 dren of Israel, and every one of rhi I princes gave him a rod apiece, forea I prince one, according to their fachi houses, even twelve rods: and the rod Aaron among their rods.

7 And Moses laid up the rods best the Lord, in the tabernacle of wicncl «8 And it came to pass that on 1 morrow Moses went into the taberna of witness; and behold, the rod of / ron for the house of l evi was budd and brought torch buds, and bloon blossoms and yielded almonds. _

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,-cn of Israel: and they looked, and took every man his rod.

10 % And the Lord said unto Moses, Bring Aaronsrod again, before the testimony, robe kept for a token against the rebels; and rhou (bait quite take away their murmurings from me, that they die not.

11 And Moses did so: as the Lord commanded him, so did he.

t z And the children of Israel spake untoMoses, saying, Behold, we die, we perish, we all perish.

13 Whosoever Cometh any thing near unto the tabernacle of the Lord, shall I sering of their gist, with all the wave

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untothee have I given them, Dyreatoir of the anointing, and to thy sons by air ordinance for ever.

9 This (hall be thine of the most; holy things, reserved from the fire: every oblation of theirs, every meat-offering of theirs, and every sin- offering of theirs, and every trespass-offering of theirs which they shall render unto mt,fhallbt most holy for thee and for thy sons,

10 In the most holy place stialt thou I eat it; every male shall eat it: it shall] be holy unto thee.

11 And this is thine ; the heave-of

die: Shall we be consumed with dying i CHAP. XVIII. The charge of the priests and Levites. 9 The priests, 21 and the Levites portion, Nd the Lsrd said unto Aaron, _ Thou and thy sons, and thy fathers . *ufe with thee shall bear the iniquity of the sanctuary: and thou and thy sons with thee shall bear the iniquity of your priesthood.

2 And thy brethren also of the tribe of Levi, the tribe of thy father, bring thou with thee, that they may be joined unto thee, and minister unto thee: but thou and thy sons with thee, shall minister before the tabernacle of witness.

3 And they sha 1I keep thy charge, and the charge of all the tabernacle: only they (hall not come nigh the vessels of the sanctuary and the altar, that neither they, nor you also die.

4 And they shall be joyned unto thee, and keep the charge of the tabernacle of the congregation, for all the service of the tabernacle : and a stranger shall not come nigh unto you.

5 And ye (shall keep the charge of the sanctuary, and the charge of the altar; that there be no wrath any more upon the children of Israel.

6 And I, behold, I have taken your brethren the Levites from among the children of Israel: to you they are given M a gift for the Lord, to do the service of the tabernacle of the congregation.

7 Therefore thou and thy sons with thee, shall keep your priest's office, for every thing of the altar, and within the vail, and ye shall serve: I have given your priest's office unto sou, M a service of gift: and the stranger that cometh nigh, (hail be put to death.

i ^ And die Lord seakeunto Aaron, Behold, I alsohavegivcn diee diecharge of mine heaverofterings, of all the hallowed things of the children of Israel i

offerings of the children of Israel: II have given them unto thee, and to thy] sons, and to thy daughters with thee) by a statute for ever: every enethat is clean in thy house, (shall eat of it.

11 All the best of the oyl, and all the best of the wine, and of the wheat, the first-fruits of them which they shall offer! unto the Lord, them have I given thee.!

Jj And whatsoever is first ripe in the land, which they shall bring unto their Lord, than be thine; every one that is-J clean in thine house, shall eat o/it.

14 Every thing devoted in Israel, shall be thine.

15 Every thing that openeth the mar trix in all flesh, which they bring unto the Lord, whether it be of men or beasts, shall be thine: nevertheless the first born of man shalt thou surely redeem.and the firstling of unclean beasts (halt thou redeem.

I* Andthosethataretoberedeemed, from a month old shalt thou redeem according to thine estimation, for the money of five shekels,after the shekel of the 1 sanctuary, which is twenty gerahs.

17 But the firstling of a cow, or the firstling of a sheep, or the firstling of a goat, thou shalt not redeem, they are holy: thou shalt sprinkle their blood upon the altar, and shalt burn their sac for an offering made by- fire, for a sweet savour unto the Lord.

18 And the flesh of them (hall be I thine, as the wave-breast and as the( right shoulder are thine.

19 All the heav;-offerings of the holy things, which the children of Israel offer unto the Lord, have I given thee, and thy sons, and thy daughters with thee, by a statute for ever: it it a covenant ot (alt for ever, before the Lord, unto thee and to thy seed with thee. i

ao And the Lord (pake unto A - - Gjj ton,

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