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Redemption of land LEVI them, 6hall be counted as the fields of the country: Uie#y may be redeemed and they shall go out in the jubilee.
32 Notwithstanding the cities of the Levites, and the houses of the cities of their possession, may the Levites redeem at any nine.
33 And if a man purchase of theLevites.lhen the house that was sold.and the city of his possession, shall go out in fAe yea)- of jubilee; for the houses of the cities of theLevitesaretheir possession among the children of Israel.
3-1 But the lield of the suburbs of their cities may not be sold; for it -is their perpetual possession.
35 IT And if thy brother be waxen poor, and fallen in decay with thee, then thou shalt relieve him; yea though he be a stranger, or a sojourner; that he may live with lliee.
36 Take thou no usury of him, or increase: but fear thy God; that thy brother may live with thee.
, 37 Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend him thy luals for increase. . 38 I am the Lord your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, to give you the land of Canaan, und to be your God.
39 IT And if thy brother that dwelleih Dy thee be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond-servant:
■to But m a hired servant, a sojourner, he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubi )ee:
41 And then shall he depart from thee, doth lie and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his lathers shall he return.
•1-2 For'they are my servants, wliich 1 brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be soldasbond
43 Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour, but shalt fear thy God.
44 Both thy bond-men,and thy bondmaids, which tliou shalt have, shall be\ of the heathen that are round about you ; of them shall ye buy bond-men j
•15 Moreover, of the children of the stranger;; that do sojourn among you, of thoin shall ye buy, and of "their families that are with you, wliich they
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begat in your land; and they shall be your possession.
46 And ye shall take them as-an inheritance for your children after you, to inherit *Aem-_/br a possession; they shall be your bond-men forever; but over your brethren the children of Israel, ye shall not rule one over another with rigour.
47 TT And if a sojourner or stranger wax rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelltih by him wax poor, and sell himself unto the stranger or sojourner by thee, or to the stock of the strart
48 After that he is sold he may be redeemed again; one of his brethren may redeem" him:
49 Either his uncle, or his uncle's sou, may redeem him, or any that U 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 sold to him unto lite year of jubilee: and the price of his sale shall be according unto the numberofyears, according to the time of a hired servant sbalJ it be with him.
51 If there be yet many years behind, according unto them he shall give again the price of his redemption out of the money that he was bought for
52 And if there remain but few years unto the year of jubilee, then he shall count with him, and according unto Ins years shall he give him again the price of his redemption.
53 And as a yearly hired servant shall he be with him: and the oUier shall not rule with rigour over him in thy sight.
54 And if he be not redeemed in these yean, then he shall go out in the yeah of jubilee, both he, and his children with him.
55 For unto me the children of Israel arc servants; they are my servants whom 1 brought forth out of the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your Gou.
YE shall make you no idols nor graven image, neither rear you up a standing image, neither shall ye set. up any image of stone in your land, to bow down unto it: for 1 am he LoKt> your God. 2 IT Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and
Blessings promised CHAP, reverence my sanctuary: 1 am the Lord.
3 Tf If ye walk in my statutes, and keep my commandmeut8,and do tliem;
4 Then I will give you rain indue season, and the land shall yield ber] increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
6 And your threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the sowing-time: and ye Bhall eat your bread to the full, and dwell in your land safely.
6 And J will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall] make you afraid: and I will rid evi beasts out of the land, neither shall) the sword go through your land.
7 And ye shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.
8 And five of you shall chase a hundred, and a hundred of you shall put | ten thousand to flight: and your enemies shall fall before you by the sword.
9 For 1 will have respect unto you, and make you fruitful, and multiply you, and establish my covenant will) you.
10 And yc shall eat old store, and bring forth the old because of the new.
IL And L will set my tabernaclej among you and my soul shall not abhor you.
12 Audi will walk among 3'ou, and will be your God, and ye shall be my people.
13 I am the Loud your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their bond-men; and 1 have broken the bands of your yoke, and made you go upright.
14 IT But if ye will not hearken unto me, and will not do all these commandments;
15 And if ye shall despise my statutes, or if your soul abhor my judgments, so that ye will not do all my commandments, but that ye break my covenant:
16 I also will do this unto you: I will even appoint over you terror, consumption, and the burning ague, that shall consume the eyes, and cause sorrow of heart; and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for your enemies shall pat it
17 Ana 1 will set my face againstyou,
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and ye shall be 6lain be-fore your enemies: they that hate you shall reign over you; and ye shall flee whc» none pursuetn you.
18 And if ye will not yet for all tn.a hearken unto me, then 1 will punisu you seven times more for your sins.
19 And 1 will break the pride of your power; and I will make your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass:
20 And your strength shall be spent in vain: for your land shall not yield her increase, neither shall the trees of the land yield their fruits.
21 TT And if ye walk contrary unto me, and will not hearken unto me; 1 will bring seven times more plagues upon j'ou according to your sins.
22 1 will also send wild beasts among you, which shall rob you of your chililren, 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;
2-t Then will I also walk contrary unto you, and will punish you yet seven times for your sins.
25 And I will bring a sword upon ou, that shall avenge the quarrel of
my covenant: and when ye are gathered together within your cities, I
vill send the pestilence among you;
nd ye shall be delivered into the hand of the enemy.
26 And when lhave broken the staff of your bread, ten women shall bake your oread in one oven, and they ihall deliver you your bread again by
veight: and ye shall eat, and not be satislied.
27 And if ye will not for all this hearken unto me, but walk contrary
Then I will walk contrary unto you also in fury; and I, even I, Avui chastise you seven times for your sine.
29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat.
30 And 1 will destroy your high places, and cut down your images, and castyourcarcases upon thecarcascsof your idols,and my soul shall abhor you.
31 And I will make your cities waste, and bring your sanctuaries into deso lation, and 1 will not smell the savour of your sweet odours.
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33 And I will bring the land into desolation: aud your enemies which dwell therein shall be astonished at it.
33 And I will scatter you among the heathen, and will draw out a sword alter you: and your land shall be desolate, .and your cities waste.
34 Then shall the land enjoy her f-abbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your enemies' land ; eveyi then shall the land rest, and enjoy her sabbaths.
35 As long as it licth desolate it shall' rest: because it did not rest in your sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it.
36 And upon them that are left alive of yon I will send a faintness into their hearts in the lands of their enemies; and the sound of a shaken leaf shall chase them; and they shall flee, as lleeing from a sword; and they shall fall when none pursueth.
37 And they shall fall one upon another, as it were before a sword, when none pursueth: and ye shall have nol power to stand before your enemies.
38 And ye shall perrah among the heathen, and the land of your enemies) shall eat you up.
39 And "they that are left of you shall pine away in their iniquity in you enemies'lands; and also in the iniqui ties of their fathers shall they pine away with them.
40 If they shall confess their iniquity, and the iniquity of their fathers, with their trespass which they trespassed against me, and that also they have walked contrary unto me;
41 And that I also have walked contrary unto them, and have brought them into the land of their enemies; if then their uncireumcised hearts be humbled, and they then accept of the punishment of their iniquity;
42 Then will 1 remember my cov nant with Jacob, and also my covenant with Isaac, and also my covenant with I Abraham will I remember; and I will! remember the land.
43 The land also shall be left of them, and shall enjoy her sabbaths, while she lieth desolate without them: and t hey shall accept of the pun ishmrn t of their iniquity: because, evfn because they despised my judgments, and because their soul abhorred my statutes.
44 And yet for all that, when they be in die laud of their enemies, I will not I
Nature of vows. cast them away, neither will I abhor them, to destroy them utterly, and to break my covenant with them: for I am the Lord their God. 45 But I will for their sakea remember tnc covenant of their ancestors, I brought forth out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the heathen, that 1 might be their- God: 1 am the Lord.
45 These are the statutes and judgnents and laws, which theLoRD made between him and the children of Israel in mount Sinai by the hand of Moses. CHAP. XXVII.
AND the Lord spake unto Moses, saying,
2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When a man shall ake a singular vow, the person shall be for the Lord, by thy estimation.
S And thy estimation shall be of the male from twenty years old even unto sixty yeare old. even thy estimation shall be fitly shekels of sUver, after the shekel of the sanctuary.
4 And if it 6e a female, then thy esti malion shall be thirty shekels.
5 And if it be from live years old even unto twenty yearsold, then thy estimation shall be of the male twenty shekels, and for the female ten shekels.
6 And if s't be from a month old even unto live yearsold, then thyestimation dhall be of the male five shekels of silver, and for the female thy estimation shall be three shekels of silver.
7 And if it be from sixty years old and above; if it be a male, then thy estimation shall be fifteen shekels, and I'm the female ten shekels.
8 But if he be poorer than thy estimation, then he shall present himself before the priest, and the priest shall value him; according to his ability that vowed shall the priest value him.
9 And if it be a beast, whereof men bring an offering unto the Lord, all that any man givetli of such unto1 the Lord shall be holy.
10 He shall not alter it, norchange it, a good for a bad, or a bad for a good: and if he shall at all change beast for beast, then it and the exchange thereof shall be holy.
11 And if it be any unclean beast, of which they do not offer a sacrifice unto the LoiiD.then he shall present the beast before the priest:
12 And the priest shall whether it be good or bad: as thou valuest it,ro/io art Hie priest, so shall it be.
13 But if he will at all redeem it,, VUeu shall he add a fifth part thereof | unto thy estimation.
14 TT And when a man shall sanctify /lis house to be holy unto the Lord, then the priest shall estimate it, whether it be good or bad: as the priest shall estimate it, 60 shall it stand. i
16 And if he that sanctified it will) redeem his house, then he 6hall add tl;f fifth part of the money of thy estima lion unto it, and it shall be his.
16 And if a man shall sanctify unto] the Lord some part of a field of his possession, then thy estimation shall be according to the seed thereof: a homer of barley-seed shall be valued^ at filly shekels of silver.
17 If he sanctify his field from the year of jubilee, according to thy estimation it shall stand.
18 But if he sanctify his field afterthe jubilee, then the priest shall reckon unto him the money according to the] years that remain, even unto the year of the jubilee, and it shall be abated from thy estimation.
19 And if he that sanctified the field, will in any wise redeem it, then he ehall add the fifth part of the money of thy estimation unto it, and it shail ue assured to him.
20 And if he will not redeem the field, or if he have sold the field to another man,it shall not be redeemed anymore.
'21 But the field, when it gocth out in the jubilee, shall be holy unto the Loud, as a field devoted; thepossession thereof shall be the priest's.
-22 And if « man sanctify unto the Lord a field which he liath bought, which if not of the fields of his possession;
23 Then the priest shall reckon unto| him the worth of thy estimation.
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'alue it,| unto the year of the jubilee: and ha
shall give thy estimation in that day as a holy thing unto the Loud.
24 lu the year of the jubilee the field shall return unto him of whom it was bought, even to him to whom the possession of the land did belong.
25 And all thy estimations shall be according to the shekel of the sanctuary: twenty gerahs shall be the shekel.
26 IT Only the firstling of the beasts, which should be the Lord's firstling, no man shall sanctify it; whether it be ox, or sheep: it w the Lord's.
27 And if it be of an unclean beast, then he 6hall redeem it according to thy estimation, and shall add a fifth
\part of it thereto: or if it be not re-
25 Js'olwithstaiiding.no devoted thing,
31 And if a man will at all redeem aught of his tithes, he shall add thereto the fifth part thereof.
32 And concerning the tithe of the herd, or of the flock, even of whatsoever passeth under the rod, the tenth shall be holy unto the Lord.
33 He shall not search whether it be good or bad, neither shall he change it: and if he change it all, then both it and the change thereof shall be holy; it shall not be redeemed.
34 These arc the commandments, which the Lord commanded Moses, for the children of Israel inmountSinai.
1T The Fourth Book of Moses, called NUMBERS.
^ ND the Lord spake unto Moses m . the wilderness of Sinai, in the tab
ernacle of the congregalion.on the first day of the second month,in the second
2Tabeyelhe8um of all the congregation of the children of Israel, alter their Aimilies, by the houses of their fathers, with the number of their ues, every male by their polls;
year after they were come out of the I 3 From twentvyears old and upward, land of Egypt, saying, . . . )all that are able to go forth to war m
TJie men of NUM] Israel: thou and Aaron shall number them by their armies.
4 And with you there shall be a man ofevery tribe; every one head of the house of his fathers.
6 11 And these are the names of the men that shall stand with you: of Uic\ tribe of Reuben; Elizur the son of Shedeur.
6 Of Simeon; Shelumiel the son of I Zurishaddai.
; 7 Of Judah; Nahshon the son of Amminadab.
8 Oflssachar; Nethancel the son of Zuar.
9 OfZebulun; Eliab the son ofHelon.
10 Of the children of Joseph: of Ephrairn; Elishama the son of Ainmihud: of Manasseh; Gamaliel the eon of Pedahzur.
H Of Benjamin; Abidan Uie son of] Gideoni.
12 Of Dan; Ahiezer the son of Ammishadda-i.
13 Of Asher; Pagiel the son ofOcran.
14 Of Gad; Eliasaph theson ofDcuel.
15 Of Naphtali; Ahira the son of Enan.
16 These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in IsraeL
17 IT AndMoses and Aaron took these men which are expressed by their names:
18 And they assembled all the congregation together on the first day ofl the second month, and they declared their pedigrees after their families, by the honseof thei." fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty 3rears old and upward, by their polls.
19 As the Lord commanded Moses, so he numbered them in the wilderness of Sinai.
20 And the children of Reuben, Israel's eldest son, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names,by their poll.?, every male from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
21 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.
22 TT Or the children of Simeon, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, those
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that were numbered of them, according to the number of the names, by their polls, every male from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
23 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Simeon, were fifty and nine thousand,and three hundred.
24 TT Of the children of Gad, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were aide to go forth to war;
25 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Gad, were forlv and live thousand six hundred and fiftv.
26 TT Of the children of Judah, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go (brtli to war;'
27 Those that were numbered of them, eu«i of the tribe of Judah, were threescore and fourteen thousand six hundred.
23 TT Of the children of lssachar, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
29 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Issacher, were fifty and four thousand and four hundred.
30 TT Of the children of Zebulun, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
31 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Zebulun, were fifty and seven thousand, and four hundred.
32 TT Of the children of Joseplymwe/;/, of the children of Ephraim, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the nnrnberof the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
33 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Ephraim, were forty thousand and five hundred.