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e shall leave none of it until the morrow: am the LoRD.

31 Therefore shall ye keep my com

mandments, and do them : "I am the

Rd. 32 Neither shall ye profane my holy name; but I will be hallowed among the •hildren of Israel: I am the LoRD which hallow you, 33 o .." o: *". land of t, to our God: I am the Lok D. Egyp §ox#. A*. the Lond spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say'unto them, Concerning the feasts of the LoRD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even these are my feasts. 3's Six days shall work be done: but the seventh day is the sabbath of rest, a holy convocation: ye shall do no work therein: it is the sabbath of the Lord in all your dwellings. 4. "I These are the feasts of the Lond, even holy convocations, which ye shall proclaim in their seasons. 5 In the fourteenth day of the first month at even is the Lord’s passover. 6 And on the fifteenth day of the same month is the feast of unleavened bread unto the Lond; seven days ye must eat unleavened bread. 7 In the first day ye shall have a hol convocation: ye shall do no servile o therein. 8 But ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord seven days: in the seventh day is a holy convocation, ye shall do no servile work therein. 9" And the Load spake unto Moses, saying 10 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye become into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the first-fruits of your harvest unto the priest: 11 And he shall wave the sheaf before the Lord, to be accepted for you: on the morrow after the sabbath the priest shall Wave it. 12 And 3. shall offer that day when ye wave the sheaf, a he-lamb without łł. mish of the first year for a burnt-offering unto the Lohd. 13 And the meat-offering thereof shall be two tenth-deals of fine flour mingled with oil, an offering made by fire unto the Load for a sweet savour: and the drinkoffering thereof shall be of wine, the fourth purt of a hin. 14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor Parched corn, nor green ears, until the self-same day that ye have brought an

XXIII. The day of atonement.

for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings. 15 T And ye shall count unto you from the morrow after the sabbath, from the da that ye brought the sheaf of the wave-offering; seven sabbaths shall be complete: 16 Even unto the morrow after the seventh sabbath shall ye number fifty days; and ye shall offer a new meat-offering unto the Lord. 17 Ye shall bring out of your habitations two wave-loaves of two tenth-deals; they shall be of fine flour, they shall be baken with leaven, they are the first-fruits unto the Lord. 18 And ye shall offer with the bread seven lambs without blemish of the first year, and one * bullock, and two rams: they shall be for a burnt-offering unto the LoRn, with their meat-offering, and their drink-offerings, even an offering made by fire of sweet savour unto the LoRd. 19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid of the goats for a sin-offering, and two lambs of the first year for a sacrifice of peace-offerings. 20 And the priest shall wave them with the bread of the first-fruits for a waveoffering before the Lord, with the two lambs: they shall be holy to the Lord for the priest. 21 And ye shall proclaim on the selfsame day, that it may be a holy convocation unto you: ye shall do no servile work therein. It shall be a statute for ever in all your dwellings throughout your generations. 22 T And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shaft not make clean riddance of the corners of thy field when thou reapest, neither shalt thougather any leaning of thy harvest: thou shalt leave É. unto the poor, and to the stranger: I am the Lond your God. 23 T And the LoRD spake unto Moses, saying, 24 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, In the seventh month, in the first day of the month, shall ye have a sabbath, a memorial of blowing of trumpets, a holy convocation. 25 Ye shall do no servile work therein; but ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord. 26 || 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 ... 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 same day; for it is a day of atonement, to make

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Sundry feasts and offerings:

29 For whatsoever soul it be that shall not be afflicted in that same day, he shall be cut off from among his o, 30 And whatsoever soul it be that doeth any work in that same day, the same soul will I destroy from among his people. 31 Ye shall do no manner of work. It shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings. 32 It shall be unto you a sabbath of rest, and ye shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the month at even, from even unto even, io celebrate your sabbath. 33 || And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 34 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, The fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be the feast of tabernacles for seven days unto the Lord. 35 On the first day shall be a holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein. 36 Seven days ye shall offer an offerin made by fire unto the Lond : on the o; day shall be a holy convocation unto you, and ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the LQRp: it is a solemn assembly; and ye shall do no servile work therein, 37 These are the feasts of the Lord, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, to offer an offering made by fire unto the Lond, a burnt-offering, and a meat-offering, a jo * drink-offerings, every thing upon his day: o ja. #. sabbaths § the Lord, and besides your gifts, and besides all your vows, and besides all your free-willofferings, which ye give unto the Lord. 39 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 LoRp seven days: on the first day shall be a sabbath, and on the eighth day shall 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 thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LQRp your God seven days. 41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the Lord seven days in the year. It shall be a statute for ever in your generations; ye shall celebrate it in the seventh month. 4? 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 #'s. : I am the Lord your God. 44 And Moses declared unto the children of Israel the feasts of the Load. CHAP. XXIV. A”. the LoRD spake unto Moses, sayling,

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2 Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pure oil-olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually. 3 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 shall be a statute for ever in your generations. 4 He shall order the lamps upon the o: candlestick before the Lord continuall W. ; TI And thou shalt take fine flour, a bake twelve cakes thereof: two tenthdeals shall be in one cake. 6 And thou shalt 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, that it may be on the bread for a memorial, even an offering made by fire unto the Load. 8 Every sabbath he shall set it in order before the Lord continually, being taken from the children of Israel by an everlasting covenant. 9 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons; and they shall 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 || And the son of an Israelitish woman, whose father was an Egyptian, went out among the children of Israel; and this son of the Israelitish woman and a man of Israel strove together in the camp; 11 And the Israelitish woman's son blasphemed the name of the LORD, and cursed: and they brought him unto Moses: and his mother's name was Shelomith, the aughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan :)

12 And they put him in ward, that the

mind of the Lond might be shewed them.

13 T And the Lord spake unto Moses, *Bing forth him that hath cursed

sayin 14 without the camp; and let all that heard him lay their hands upon his head, and let all the congregation stone him.

15 And thou shalt speak unto the chilosoever curseth

dren of Israel, saying, his God shall bear his sin. 16 And he that blasphemeth the name of the Lord, he shall surely be death, and all the congregation shall certainly stone him: as well the stranger; as he that is born in the land, when he bias.

phemeth the name of the LORD, shall be

put to death. 17 T And he that killeth any man shall

surely be put to death. 18. T And he that killeth a beast shall

make it good; beast for beast.

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The Jubilee.

neighbour; as he hath done, so shall it be done unto him : 20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth for tooth : as he hath caused a blemish in a man, so shall it be done to him again. 21 And he that killeth a beast, he shall restore it: and he that killeth a man, he shall be put to death. 22 Ye shall have one manner of law, as well for the stranger, as for one of your own country: for I am the Lord your God. 237 And Moses spake unto the children of Israel, that they should bring forth him that had cursed out of the camp, and stone him with stones: and the children of Israel did as the Lond commanded Moses. CHAP. XXV A” the Lond spake unto Moses in IM mount Sinai, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land which o: you, then shall the land keep a sabbath unto the Lord. 3 Six years thou shalt sow thy field, and six years thou shalt prune thy 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 the Lord : thou shalt neither sow thy field, nor #. thy vineyard. 5 That which groweth of its own accord of thy harvest, thou shalt not reap, neither go; the grapes of thy vine undressed. it is a year of rest unto the land. 6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy stranger that sojourneth with thee, 7 And for thy cattle, and for the beast that are in thy land, shall all the increase thereof be meat. 8 *, And thou shalt number seven sabbaths of years unto thee, seven times seven years; and the space of the seven sabbaths of years shall be unto thee forty and nine

years. 9 Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the jubilee to sound, on the tenth day of the seventh month, in the day of atonement shall ye make the trumpet sound throughout all your land. 10 And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof; it shall be a jubilee unto you; and ye shall return every man unto his possession, and yeshall return every man unto his family. 11 Ajubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto you: ye shall not sow, neither reap that which groweth of itself in it, nor gather the grapes in it of thy vine undressed. 12 For it is |...}. ; it shall be holy onto you: ye shall eat the increase theredf cut of the field.

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13 In the year of this jubilee ye shall return every man unto his possession. 14 T And if thou sell aught unto thy neighbour, or buyest aught of thy neighbour's hand, ye shall not oppress one another: 15 According to the number of years after the jubilee, thoushaltbuy of thy neighbour, and according unto the number of years of the fruits he shall sell unto thee: 16 According to the multitude of years thou shalt increase the price thereof, and according to the sewness of years thou shalt diminish the price of it: for according to the number of the years of the fruits doth he sell unto thee. 17 Ye shall not therefore oppress one another; but thou shalt fear thy God: for I am the Lord your God. 18 "I Wherefore ye shall do my statutes, and keep my judgments, and do them; and ye j dwell in the land in safety. 13 And the land shall yield her fruit, andye shall eat your fill, and dwell therein in safety. 20 And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow nor gather in our increase : 21 Then I will command my blessin upon you, in the sixth year, and it sha bring forth fruit for three years. 23 And ye shall sow the eighth year, and eat yet of old fruit until the ninth year; until her fruits come in ye shall eat of the old store. 23 T The land shall not be sold for ever; for the land is mine, for ye are strangers and sojourners with me. 24 And in all the land of your possession ye shall grant a redemption for the land; 25 T if thy brother be waxen poor, and hath sold away some of his possession, and if any of his kin come to redeem, it, then shall he redeem that which his brother sold. 26 And if the man have none to redeem it, and himself be able to redeem it; 27. Then let him count the years of the sale thereof, and restore the overplus unto the man to whom he sold it; that he may return unto his possession. 28 But if he É. not able to restore it to him, then that which is sold shall remain in the hand of him that hath bought it until the year of jubilee: and in the jubilee it ...is go out, and he shall return unto his possession. 29's And if a man sell a dwelling-house in a walled city, then he may redeem it withina whole year after it is sold: within a full year may he redeem it. . . . 30 Ånd if it be not redeemed within the space of a full year, then the house that is in the walled city shall be established for evertohim that boughtit, throughout his ge: nerations: it shall }}go out in the jubilee.

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31 But the houses of the villages which have no walls round about them, shall be counted as the fields of the country: they 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 time. 33 And if a man purchase of the Levites, then the house that was sold, and the city of his possession shall go out in the tfear of jubilee; for the houses of the cities of the Levites are their possession among the children of Israel. 34 But the field of the suburbs of their cities may not be sold, for it is their perpetual possession. 35 of 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

ee. 36 Take thou no usury of him, or increase; but fear thy God; that thy brother may live with thee. 37 Thou shalt not upon usury, nor lend increase. 38 I am the Lond your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, to give you the land of Canaan, and §. your God. 39 || And if thy brother that dwelleth by thee be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond-servant: 40 But as a hired servant, and as a sojourner he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubilee: 41 And then joi. depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his fathers shall he return. 42 For they are my servants which I brought forth out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bond-men. 43 Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour, but shalt fear thy God. 44 Both thy bond-men, and thy bondmaids, whichthou shalt have, shall be of the heathen that are round about you; of them shall ye buy bond-men and bond-maids. 45 Moreover,of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with o which they 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 them for a possession, they shall be our bond-men for ever: but over your rethren the children of Israel, ye shall not rule one over another with rigour. , 47 || And if a sojourner or a stranger

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wax, rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by him wax poor, and sell himself unto the stranger or sojourner by thee, or to the stock of the stranger's family: 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 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 sold to him, unto the year of jubilee: and the price of his sale shall be according unto the number of years, according to the tigme of a hired servant shall 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 his 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 other shall 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 jubilee, both he, and his children with him, 55 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 i. LoRD your God. ëo. XXVI. Y; 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 I am the Lord your God. 2"| Yeshall keep my sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: I am the Lord. 3 T If ye walk in my statutes and keep my commandments, and do them; 4 Then I willgiveyourain in due season; and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit: 5 And your threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the sowing-time; and ye shall eat our bread to the full, and dwell in your and safely. 6 And foil give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make you; afraid : and I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land. 7 And ye shall chase your enemies, and they jīāī 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.

Plagues threatened

9 For I will have respect unto you, and make you fruitful, and multiply you, and establish my covenant with you. 10 Andye shall eat old store, and bring forth the old because of the new. 11 And I will set o tabernacle among you: and my soul shall not abhor you. 12 And I will walk among you, and will be your God, and ye shall be my people. f3 I am the LöRd your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt that ye should not be their bond-men, an I have broken the bands of your yoke, and made you go upright. 14 "I But if ye will not hearken unto me, and will not do all these commandments : iš Ānd 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 o 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 eat it. 17 And I will set my face against you, and ye shall be slain before your enemies: they that hate you shall reign over you, and ye shall flee when none pursueth you. 18 And if ye will not yet for all this hearken unto me, then I will punish you seven times more for your sins. 19 And I will break the pride of your er; and I will make your heaven as , 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 And if ye walk contrary unto me, and will not hearken unto me, I will bring seven times more plagues upon you actording to your sins. 22 s will also send wild beasts among you, which shall rob you of your children, and ... cattle, and make you few in number, and your high-ways shall be desolate. 23 And if ye will not be reformed by ine by these things, but will walk contrary unto me; 24 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 you, that shall avenge the quarrel of my covenant; and when ye are solo together within your cities, I will send the pestilence among you; and ye shall be deliwered into the hand of the enemy. 26 And when I have broken the staff of

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you your bread again by weight: and ye shals eat and not be satisfied. 27 And if ye will not for all this hearken unto me, but walk contrary unto me; 28. Then l will walk contrary unto you also in fury; and I, even I, will chastise you seven times for your sins. 29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat. 30 And I will destroy your high places, and cut down your images, and cast your carcasses upon the carcasses of your idols, and my soul shall abhor you. 31 And I will make your cities waste, and bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, and I will not smell the savour of your sweet odours. 32 And I will bring the land into desolation: and your enemies which dwell therein shall 3. astonished at it. 33 And I will scatter you among the heathen, and will draw out a sword after you: and your land shall be desolate, and your cities waste. 34 Then shall the land enjoy her sabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your enemies’ land; even then shall the land rest, and enjoy her sabbaths. 35 As long as it sieth 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 ou, I will send a faintness into their earts in the lands of their enemies; and the sound of a shaken leaf shall chase them; and they shall flee, as fleeing 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 no power to stand before your enemies. 38 And ye shall perish among the hea: then, 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 your ene: mies’ lands; and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall they pineaway with them. 40 || If they shall confess their iniqui §: and the iniquity of their fathers, with their trespass which they trespassed against me, and that also they have walked contrary unto me; 4í And that I also have walked contrary unto them, and have brought them into the land of their enemies; if then their uncircumcised hearts be humbled, and they then accept of the punishment of their iniquity; 42. Then will I remember my covenant with Jacob, and also my covenant, with isaac, and also my covenant with Abraham will I remember; and I will remem."

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