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The boards of the tabernacle. CHAPTER XXVII. The court of the tabernacle. bits, and the breadth of one curtain four cubits: vail, and the candlestick over against the table and the eleven curtains shall be all of one meas. on the side of the tabernacle toward the south: ure,

and thou shalt put the table on the north side. 9 And thou shalt couple five curtains by them. 36 And thou shalt make an hanging for the selves, and six curtains by themselves, and shalt door of the tent, of blue, and purple, and scardouble the sixth curtain in the forefront of the let, and fine twined linen, wrought with needle. tabernacle.

10 And thou shalt make fifty loops on the edge 37 And thou shalt make for the hanging five of the one curtain that is outmost in the coup pillars of shittim-wood, and overlay them with ling, and fifty loops in the edge of the curtain gold, and their hooks shall be of gold : and thou which coupleth the second.

shalt cast five sockets of brass for them. 11 And thou shalt make fifty taches of brass,

CHAPTER XXVII. and put the taches into the loops, and couple the tent together, that it may be one.

1 The altar of burnt-offering, with the vessels 12 And the remnant that remaineth of the cur. thereof. 9 The court of the tabernacle intains of the tent, the half curtain that remaineth,

closed with hangings and pillars. 18 The shall hang over the back-side of the tabernacle. measure of the court. 20 The oil for the

13 And a cubit on the one side, and a cubit on lamp. the other side of that which remaineth in the ND thou shalt make an altar of shittim. length of the curtains of the tent, it shall hang A wood, five cubits long, and five cubits over the sides of the tabernacle on this side and broad; the altar shall be four-square: and the on that side, to cover it.

height thereof shall be three cubits. 14 And thou shalt make a covering for the tent 2 And thou shalt make the horns of it upon of rams' skins dyed red, and a covering above the four corners thereof: his horns shall be of of badgers' skins.

the same: and thou shalt overlay it with brass. 15 | And thou shalt make boards for the tab. 3 And thou shalt make his pans to receive his ernacle of shittim-wood standing up.

ashes, and his shovels, and his basins, and his 16 Ten cubits shall be the length of a board, flesh-hooks, and his fire-pans: all the vessels and a cubit and a half shall be the breadth of thereof thou shalt make of brass, one board.

4 And thou shalt make for it a grate of net. 17 Two tenons shall there be in one board, set work of brass ; and upon the net shalt thou make in order one against another : thus shalt thou four brazen rings in the four corners thereof. make for all the boards of the tabernacle.

5 And thou shalt put it under the compass of 18 And thou shalt make the boards for the tab. the altar beneath, that the net may be even to ernacle, twenty boards on the south side south the midst of the altar. ward.

6 And thou shalt make staves for the altar, 19 And thou shalt make forty sockets of silver staves of shittim-wood, and overlay them with under the twenty boards: two sockets under one brass. board for his two tenons, and two sockets under 7 And the staves shall be put into the rings, another board for his two tenons.

and the staves shall be upon the two sides of the 20 And for the second side of the tabernacle altar, to bear it. on the north side there shall be twenty boards. 8 Hollow with boards shalt thou make it: as

21 And their forty sockets of silver; two soek. it was shewed thee in the mount, so shall they ets under one board, and two sockets under make it. another board.

9 T And thou shalt make the court of the 22 And for the sides of the tabernacle west. tabernacle: for the south side southward there ward thou shalt make six boards.

shall be hangings for the court of fine twined 23 And two boards shalt thou make for the linen of an hundred cubits long for one side: corners of the tabernacle in the two sides.

10 And the twenty pillars thereof and their 24 And they shall be coupled together beneath, twenty sockets shall be of brass: the hooks of and they shall be coupled together above the the pillars and their fillets shall be of silver. head of it unto one ring: thus shall it be for 11 And likewise for the north side in length them both; they shall be for the two corners. there shall be hangings of an hundred cubits

25 And they shall be eight boards, and their long, and his twenty pillars and their twenty sockets of silver, sixteen sockets; two sockets sockets of brass : the hooks of the pillars and under one board, and two sockets under another their fillets of silver. board,

12 | And for the breadth of the court on the 26 T And thou shalt make bars of shittim. west side shall be hangings of fifty cubits: their wood ; five for the boards of the one side of the pillars ten, and their sockets ten. tabernacle,

13 And the breadth of the court on the east 27 And five bars for the boards of the other side eastward shall be fifty cubits. side of the tabernacle, and five bars for the boards 14 The hangings of one side of the gate shall of the side of the tabernacle, for the two sides be fifteen cubits: their pillars three, and their Westward.

sockets three. 28 And the middle bar in the midst of the 15 And on the other side shall be hangings, boards shall reach from end to end..

fifteen cubits: their pillars three, and their sock 29 And thou shalt overlay the boards with ets three. gold, and make their rings of gold for places for 16 | And for the gate of the court shall be the bars: and thou shalt overlay the bars with an hanging of twenty cubits, of blue, and pur.

ple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen, wrought 30 And thou shalt rear up the tabernacle ac. with needle-work: and their pillars shall be cording to the fashion thereof which was shewed four, and their sockets four. thee in the mount.

17. All the pillars round about the court shall 31 T And thou shalt make a vail of blue, and be filleted with silver: their hooks shall be of purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen of silver, and their sockets of brass. cunning work: with cherubims shall it be made. 18 The length of the court shall be an hun.

32 And thou shalt hang it upon four pillars of dred cubits, and the breadth fifty every where, shittim-wood overlaid with gold : their hooks and the height five cubits of fine twined linen, shall be of gold upon the four sockets of silver. and their sockets of brass.

33 11 And thou shalt hang up the vail under 19 All the vessels of the tabernacle in all the the taches, that thou mayest bring in thither service thereof, and all the pins thereof, and all within the vail the ark of the testimony: and the the pins of the court, shall be of brass. vail shall divide unto you between the holy 20 T And thou shalt command the children place and the most holy.

of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil-olive 34 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat upon the benten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn ark of the testimony in the most holy place.

always. 35 And thou shalt set the table without the 21 In the tabernacle of the congregation with.

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The ephod and breast-plate, EXOLUS. The Urim and Thummim. out the vail, which is before the testimony, 1 one with his name shall they be according to the Aaron and his sons shall order it from evening twelve tribes. to morning before the LORD: it shall be a stat. 22 11 And thou shalt make upon the breast. ute for ever unto their generations on the behalf plate chains at the ends of wreuthen work of of the children of Israel.

pure gold, CHAPTER XXVIII.

23 And thou shalt make upon the breast-plate

two rings of gold, and shalt put the two rings on 1 Aaron and his sons are set apart for the

the two ends of the breast-plate. priest's office. 2 Holy garments are appoint.

24 And thou shalt put the two wreathen chains ed. 6 The ephod. 15 The breast-plate with

of gold in the two rings which are on the ends twelve precious stones. 30 The Urim and

of the breast-plate. Thuinnim. 31 The robe of the ephod, with

25 And the other two ends of the two wreathen pomegranates and bells. 36 The plate of the

chains thou shalt fasten in the two ouches, and mitre. 39 The embroidered coat. 40 The

put them on the shoulder-pieces of the ephod be. garments for Aaron's sons.

fore it. AND take thou into thee Aaron thy brother, 26 T And thou shalt make two rings of gold, n and his sons with him, from among the chil. and thou shalt put them upon the two ends of dren of Israel, that he may ininister into me in the breast-plate in the border thereof, which is the priest's office, even Aaron, Nadab and in the side of the ephod inward. Abihu, Eleazar and Ithamar, Aaron's sons.

21 And two other rings of gold thou shalt 2 And thou shalt make holy garments for make, and shalt put them on the two sides of the Aaron thy brother, for glory and for beauty. ephod underneath, toward the fore-part thereof,

3 And thou shalt speak into all that are wise. over against the other coupling thereof, above hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit of the curious girdle of the ephod. wisdom, that they may make Aaron's garments 28 And they shall bind the breast-plate by the to consecrate him, that he may minister unto rings thereof unto the rings of the ephod with a me in the priest's office.

lace of blue, that it may be above the curious 4 And these are the garments which they shall girdle of the ephod, and that the breast-plate be make; a breast-plate, and an ephod, and a not loosed from the ephod. robe, and a broidered coat, a mitre, and a girdle: 29 And Aaron shall bear the names of the chil. and they shall make holy garments for Aaron dren of Israel in the breast-plate of judgment thy brother, and his sons, that he may minister upon his heart, when he goeth in unto the holy unto me in the priest's office

place, for a memorial before the LORD contin. 5 And they shall take gold, and blue, and ually purple, and scarlet, and fine linen.

30° And thou shalt put in the breast-plate of 6 And they shull make the ephod of gold, of judgment the Urim and the Thummim; and they blue, and of purple, of scarlet, and fine twined shall be upon Aaron's heart, when he goeth in linen, with cunning work.

before the Lord: and Aaron shall bear the judg. 7 It shall have the two shoulder-pieces thereof ment of the children of Isruel upon his heart be. joined at the two edges thereof; and so it shall fore the LORD continually. be joined together,

31 11 And thou shult make the robe of the eph. 8 And the curious girdle of the ephod, which od all of blue.. is upon it, shall be of the same, according to 32 And there shall be an hole in the top of it, the work thereof; even of gold, of blue, and in the midst thereof: it shall have a binding of purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen,

woven work round about the hole of it, as it 9 And thou shalt take two onyx.stones, and were the hole of an habergeon, that it be not grave on them the naines of the children of Is. rent, rael:

33 1 And beneath, upon the hem of it thou 10 Six of their names on one stone, and the shalt make pomegranates of blue, and of purple, other six names of the rest on the other stone,

and of scarlet, round about the hem thereof; according to their birth.

and bells of gold between them round about: 11 With the work of an engraver in stone, like 34 A golden bell and a pomegranate, a golden the engravings of a signet, shalt thou engrave bell and a pomegranate, upon the hem of the the two stones with the names of the children of robe round about. Israel : thou shalt make them to be set in ouches 35 And it shall be upon Aaron, to minister: of gold.

and his sound shall be heard when he goeth in 12 And thou shalt put the two stones upon the unto the holy place before the LORD, and when shoulders of the ephod for stones of memorial he cometh out, that he die not. unto the children of Israel: and Aaron shall 36 1 And thou shalt make a plate of pure gold, bear their names before the LORD upon his two and grave upon it like the engravings of a signet, shoulders for a memorial.

HOLINESS TO THE LORD. 13 | And thou shalt make ouches of gold ; 37 And thou shalt put it on a blue lace, that it

14 And two chains of pure gold at the ends; may be upon the mitre; upon the fore-front of of wren then work shalt thou make them, and the mitre it shall be. fasten the wreathen chains to the ouches,

38 And it shall be upon Aaron's forehead, that 15 | And thou shalt make the breast-plate of Aaron may bear the iniquity of the holy things, judgment with cunning work ; after the work of which the children of Israel shall hallow in all the ephod thou shalt make it ; of gold, of blue, their holy gifts ; and it shull be always upon his and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine twined forehead, that they may be accepted before the linen shalt thou make it.

LORD. 16 Four-square it shall be, being doubled ; a 39 1 And thou shalt embroider the coat of fine span shall be the length thereof, and a span shall linen, and thou shalt make the mitre of fine be the breadth thereof.

linen, and thou shalt make the girdle of needle. 17 And thou shalt set in it settings of stones, work. even four rows of stones: the first row shall be 40 | And for Aaron's sons thou shalt make a sardius, a topaz, and a carbuncle: this shall

coats, and thou shalt make for them girdles, and be the first row.

bonnets shalt thou make for them, for glory and 18 And the second row shall be an emerald, a for beauty, sapphire, and a diamond.

41 And thou shalt put them upon Aaron thy 19 And the third row a ligure, an agate, and brother, and his sons with him: and shalt anoint an ainethyst.

them, and consecrate them, and sanctify thein, 20 And the fourth row a beryl, and an onyx, that they may minister wito me in the priest's and a jasper : they shall be set in gold in their office. inclosings.

42 And thou shalt make them linen breeches 21 And the stones shall be with the names of to cover their nakedness: from the loins even the children of Israel, twelve, according to their 1 unto the thighs they shall reach: names, like the engravings of a siguet; every 43 And they shall be upon Aaron, and upon

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The sacrifice and ceremonies CHAPTER XXIX. of consecrating the priests. his sons, when they come in unto the tabernacle, his garments, and his sons, and his sons' gar. of the congregation, or when they come near unto the altar to minister in the holy place; that 1 22 Also thou shalt take of the ram the fat and they bear not iniquity and die. It shall be a the rump, and the fat that covereth the inwards, statute for ever unto bim, and his seed after and the caul above tbe liver, and the two kid. him.

neys, and the fat that is upon them, and the CHAPTER XXIX.

right shoulder: for it is a ram of consecration:

23 And one loaf of bread, and one cake of 1 The sacrifice and ceremonies of consecrating

| oiled bread, and one wafer out of the basket of the priests. 38 The continual burnt-offering.

the unleavened bread, that is before the LORD. 45 God's promise to dwell among the children 24 And thou shalt put all in the hands of Aa. of Israel.

ron, and in the hands of his sons; and shalt wave AND this is the thing that thou shalt do unto them for a wave-offering before the LORD.

them to hallow them, to minister unto me in 25 And thou shalt receive them of their hands, the priest's office: Take one young bullock, and and burn them upon the altar for a burnt-offertwo rams without blemish,

ing, for a sweet savour before the LORD: it is 2 And unleavened bread, and cakes unleaven an offering made by fire unto the LORD. ed tempered with oil, and wafers unleavened 26 And thou shalt take the breast of the ram of anointed with oil: of wheaten flour shalt thou Aaron's consecration, and wave it for a wave. make them.

offering before the LORD: and it shall be thy 3 And thou shalt put them into one basket, part. and bring them in the basket, with the bullock 27 And thou shalt sanctify the breast of the and the two rams.

wave-offering, and the shoulder of the heave. 4 And Aaron and his sons thou shalt bring offering, which is waved and which is hea ved unto the door of the tabernacle of the congrega. up, of the ram of the consecration, even of that tion, and shalt wash them with water.

which is for Aaron, and of that which is for his 5 And thou shalt take the garments, and put sons: upon Aaron the coat, and the robe of the ephod, 28 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons' by a and the ephod, and the breast-plate, and gird statute for ever, from the children of Israel: for him with the curious girdle of the ephod:

it is an heave-offering: and it shall be an heave6 And thou shalt put the mitre upon his head, offering from the children of Israel of the sacri. and put the holy crown upon the mitre.

fice of their peace-offerings, even their heave7 Then shalt thou take the anointing oil, and offering unto the LORD. pour it upon his head, and anoint him.

29 And the holy garments of Aaron shall be 8 And thou shalt bring his sons, and put coats his sons' after him, to be anointed therein, and to upon them.

be consecrated in them, 9 And thou shalt gird them with girdles (Aa. 30 And that son that is priest in his stead shall ron and his sons) and put the bonnets on them : put them on seven days, when he cometh into the and the priest's office shall be theirs for a per. tabernacle of the congregation to minister in the petual statute: and thou shalt consecrate Aaron holy place. and his sons.

31 And thon shalt take the ram of the conse. 10 And thou shalt cause a bullock to be brought cration, and seethe his flesh in the holy place. before the tabernacle of the congregation; and 32 And Aaron and his sons shall eat the flesh Aaron and his sons shall put their hands upon of the ram, and the bread that is in the basket, the head of the bullock.

by the door of the tabernacle of the congrega. 11 And thou shalt kill the bullock before the tion. LORD, by the door of the tabernacle of the con. 33 And they shall eat those things wherewith

the atonement was made, to consecrate and to 12 And thou shalt take of the blood of the sanctify them: but a stranger shall not eat there. bullock, and put it upon the horns of the altar of, because they are holy. with thy finger, and pour all the blood beside the 34 And if aught of the flesh of the consecrabottom of the altar.

tions, or of the bread, remain unto the morning, 13 And thou shalt take all the fat that covereth then thou shalt burn the remainder with fire: it the inwards, and the caul that is above the liver, shall not be eaten, because it is holy. and the two kidneys, and the fat that is upon 35 And thus shalt thou do unto Aaron, and to them, and burn them upon the altar.

his sons, according to all things which I have 14 But the flesh of the bullock, and his skin, commanded thee: seven days shalt thou conseand his dung shalt thou burn with fire without crate them. the camp: it is a sin-offering.

36 And thou shalt offer every day a bullock 15 I Thou shalt also take one ram; and Aa. for a sin-offering for atonement; and thou shalt ron and his sons shall put their hands upon the cleanse the altar, when thou hast made an atone. head of the ram.

ment for it, and thou shalt anoint it, to sanctify 16 And thou shalt slay the ram, and thou shalt it. take his blood, and sprinkle it round about upon 37 Seven days thou shalt make an atonement the altar.

for the altar, and sanctify it; and it shall be an 17 And thou shalt cut the ram in pieces, and altar most holy: whatsoever toucheth the altar wash the inwards of him, and his legs, and put shall be holy. them unto his pieces, and unto his head.

38 | Now this is that which thou shalt offer 18 And thou shalt burn the whole ram upon | upon the altar; two lambs of the first year day the altar : it is a burnt-offering unto the LORD: by day continually. it is a sweet savour, an offering made by fire un 39 I'he one lamb thou shalt offer in the mornto the LORD.

ing; and the other lamb thou shalt offer at 19 1 And thou shalt take the other ram : and

even: Aaron and his sons shall put their hands upon - 40 And with the one lamb a tenth-denl of flour the head of the ram.

mingled with the fourth part of an hin of beaten 20 Then shalt thou kill the ram, and take of

oil: and the fourth part of an hin of wine for a his blood, and put it upon the tip of the right drink-offering. ear of Aaron, and upon the tip of the right ear 41 And the other lamb thou shalt offer at even, of his sons, and upon the thumb of their right and shalt do thereto according to the meat-offer hand, and upon the great toe of their right foot, ing of the morning, and according to the drink. and sprinkle the blood upon the altar round offering thereof, for a sweet savour, an offering about.

made by fire unto the LORD. 21 And thou shalt take of the blood that is 42 This shall be a continual burnt-offering upon the altar, and of the anointing oil, and throughout your generations at the door of the sprinkle it upon Aaron, and upon his garments, tabernacle of the congregation before the LORD: and upon his sons, and upon the garments of his where I will meet you to speak there unto thee. sons with him: and he shall be hallowed, and 43 And there I will meet with the children of


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hands and their feet thereat: 44 And I will sanctify the tabernacle of the 20 When they go into the tabernacle of the congregation, and the altar: I will sanctity also congregation, they shall wush with water, that both Auron and his sons, to minister to me in the they die not: or when they come near to the al. priest's ottice.

tar to minister, to burn offering made by fire 45 1 And I will dwell among the children of unto the LORD: Israel, and will be their God.

21 So they shall wash their hands and their 46 And they should know that I am the LORD | feet, that they die not: and it shall be a statute their God, that brought them forth out of the land for ever to them, even to him and to his seed of Egypt, that I may dwell among them: I am tbroughout their generations. the LORD their God.

22 | Moreover, the LORD spake unto Moses, CHAPTER XXX.

saying, 1 The altar of incense, 11 The ransom of

23 Take thou also unto thee principal spices,

of pure myrrh five hundred shekels, und of sweet souls. 17 The brazen laver. 22 The holy

cinnamon hall so much, even two hundred and anointing oil. 34 The composition of the

fifty shekels, and of sweet calamus two hundred perfume.

and fifty shekels, AND thou shalt make an altar to burn incense | 24 And of cassia five hundred shekels, after n upon : of shittim-wood shalt thou make it. the shekel of the sanctuary, and of oil-olive an

2 A cubit shall be the length thereof, and a hin: cubit the breadth thereof; four-square shall it 25 And thou shalt make it an oil of holy oint. be; and two cubits shall be the height thereof: ment, an ointment compound after the art of the the horns thereof shall be of the same.

apothecary: it shull be an holy anointing oil. 3 And thou shult overlay it with pure gold, 26 And thou shalt anoint the tabernacle of the the top thereof, and the sides thereof round congregution therewith, and the ark of the tesabout, and the horns thereof; and thou shalt timony, make unto it a crown of gold round about.

27 And the table and all his vessels, and the 4 And two golden rings shult thou make to it candlestick und his vessels, and the altar of in. under the crown of it, by the two corners thereof, cense, upon the two sides of it shult thou make it; and 28 And the altar of burnt-offering with all his they shall be for places for the staves to bear it vessels, and the la ver and his foot. withal.

29 And thou shalt sanctify them, that they 5 And thou shalt make the staves of shittim. may be most holy: whutsoever toucheth them wood, and overlay them with gold...

shall be holy. 6 And thou shalt put it before the vail that is 30 And thou shalt anoint Aaron and his sons. by the ark of the testimony, before the mercy. and consecrate them, that they may minister un. sent that is over the testimony, where I will meet to me in the priest's ottice. with thee.

31 And thou shalt speak unto the children of 7 And Aaron shall burn thereon sweet incense | Israel, saying, This shall be an holy anointing every morning: when he dresseth the lamps, he oil unto me throughout your generations. shall burn incense upon it.

32 Upon man's flesh shall it not be poured, 8 And when Aaron lighteth the lamps at even, neither shall ye muke any other like it, after the he shall burn incense upon it; a perpetual in. composition of it: it is holy, and it shall be holy cense before the LORD, throughout your gener. unto you, ations.

33 Whosoever compoundeth any like it, or 9 Ye shall offer no strange incense thereon, whosoever putteth any of it upon a stranger, nor burnt-sacrifice, nor meat-offering ; neither shall even be cut off from his people. shall ye pour drink-offering thereon.

34 1. And the LORD said unto Moses, Take 10 And Aaron shall make an atonement upon unto thee sweet spices, stacte, and onycha, and the horns of it once in a year, with the blood of galbanum; these sweet sp.ces with pure frankin. the sin-offering of atonements : once in the year cense: of each shull there be a like weight: shall he make atonement upon it throughout 35 And thou shalt make it a perfume, a con. your generations : it is most holy unto the LORD. fection after the art of the apothecary, tempered

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36 And thou shalt beat some of it very small, 12 When thou takest the sum of the children | and put of it before the testimony in the taber. of Israel after their number, then shall they give nacle of the congregation, where I will meet every man a ransom for his soul unto the LORD, with thee; it shall be unto you most holy. when thou numberest them: that there be no 37 And as for the pertume which thou shalt plague among then when thou numberest make, ye shall not make to yourselves according them.

to the composition thereof: it shall be unto thee 13 This they shall give, every one that passeth holy for the LORD. among them that are numbered, half a shekel, 38 Whosoever shall make like unto that, to after the shekel of the sanctuary : (a shekel is smell thereto, shall even be cut off from his twenty gernhs :) an hult shekel shall be the offer people. ing of the LORD..

CHAPTER XXXI. 14 Every one that passeth among them that are numbered, from twenty years old and above,

1 Bezaleel and Aholiab are called and made shall give an offering unto the LORD..

meet for the work of the tabernacle. 12 The 15 The rich shall not give more, and the poor

observation of the Sabbath is again com. shall not give less than half a shekel, when they

manded. 18 Moses receiveth the two tables. give an ottering unto the LORD to make an AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, atonement for your souls.

2 See, I have called by name Bezaleel the 16 And thou shalt take the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Juof the children of Israel, and shalt appoint it for dah: the service of the tabernacle of the congregation: 3 And I have filled him with the spirit of God. that it may be a memorial unto the children of in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowl Isruel before the LORD, to make an atonement edge, and in all manner of workmanship, for your souls.

To devise cunning works, to work in gold, 17 11 And the Lord spake unto Moses, say. and in silver, and in brass,

5 And in cutting of stones to set them, and in 18 Thou shalt also muke a laver of brass, and carving of tinber, to work in all manner of his foot also of brass, to wash withal : and thou workmanship. shalt put it between the tabernacle of the con 6 And I, behold, I have given with him Aho. gregation and the altar, und thou shalt put wa liab the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan : ter therein.

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gods, O Israel, which have brought thee up out 7 The tabernacle of the congregation, and the of the land of Egypt. ark of tne testimony, and the mercy-seat that is 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, I have seen thereupon, and all the furniture of the taber. this people, and behold, it is a stitt-necked peonacle,

ple: 8 And the table and his furniture, and the 10 Now therefore let me alone, that my wrath pure candlestick with all his furniture, and the may wax hot against them, and that I may con. altar of incense,

sume them: and I will make of thee a great na. 9 And the altar of burnt-offering with all his tion. furniture, and the laver and his foot,

11 And Moses besought the LORD bis Gol, 10 And the clothes of service, and the holy and said, LORD, why doth thy wrath wax ho garments for Aaron the priest, and the garments against thy people, which thou hast brought of his sons, to minister in the priest's office, forth out of the land of Egypt, with great power,

11 And the anointing oil, and sweet incense and with a mighty hand? for the holy place : according to all that I have 12 Wherefore should the Egyptians speak and commanded thee shall they do.

say, For mischief did he bring them out, to slay 12 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say them in the mountains, and to consume them ing

1rom the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce 13 Speak thou also unto the children of Israel, wrath, and repent of this evil against thy peo. saying, Verily my sabbaths ye shall keep : for it ple. is a sign between me and you throughout your 13 Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, thy generations; that ye may know that I am the servants, to whom thou swarest by thine own LORD that doth sanctity you,

sell, and saidst unto them, I will multiply your 14 Ye shall keep the sabbath therefore: for it seed as the stars of heaven, and all this land that is holy unto you. Every one that defileth it I have spoken of will I give unto your seed, and shall surely be put to death: for whosoever doeth they shall inherit it for ever. any work there.n, that soul shall be cut off from 14 And the LORD repented of the evil which among his people.

he thought to do unto his people. 15 Six days may work be done, but in the 15 11 And Moses turned, and went down from seventh is the sabbath of rest, holy to the LORD: the mount, and the two tables of the testimony whosoever doeth any work in the sabbath-day were in h.s hand: the tables were written on both he shall surely be put to death.

their sides ; on the one side and on the other 16 Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep were they written. the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout 16 And the tables were the work of God, and their generations, for a perpetual covenant. the writing was the writing of God, graven upon

17 It is a sign between me and the children of the tables. Israel for ever: for in six days the LORD made 17 And when Joshua heard the noise of the heaven and earth, and on the seventh day he people as they shouted, he said unto Moses, rested and was refreshed.

There is a noise of war in the camp 18 | And he gave unto Moses, when he had 18 And he said, It is not the voice of them that made an end of communing with him upon shout for mastery, neither is it the voice of them mount Sinai, two tables of testimony, tables of that cry for being overcome: but the noise of stone, written with the finger of God.

them that sing do I hear. CHAPTER XXXII.

19 1 And it came to pass as soon as he came

nigh unto the camp, that he saw the calf, and 1 The people, in the absence of Moses, cause

the dancing: and Moses' anger waxed hot, and Aaron to make a calf. 7 God is angered

he cast the tables out of his hands, and brake thereby. 11 Al the entreaty of Moses he is

them beneath the mount. appeased. 15 Moses comcth down with the 20 And he took the calf which they had made, tables. 19 He breaketh them. 20 He destroy

and burnt it in the fire, and ground it to powder, eth the calf. 22 Aaron's ercuse for himself.

and strewed it upon the water, and made the 25 Moses causeth the idolaters to be slain. 30

children of Israel drink of it. He prayeth for the people.

21 And Moses said unto Aaron, What did this AND when the people saw that Moses delayed people unto thee, that thou hast brought so great

to come down out of the mount, the people a sin upon them? gathered themselves together unto Auron, and 22 And Aaron said, Let not the anger of my said unto him, Up, make us gods which shall go lord wax hot: thou knowest the people, that before us : for as for this Moses, the man that they are set on mischief. brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot 23 For they said unto me, Make us gods not what is become of him.

which shall go before us: for as for this Moses, 2 And Aaron said unto them, Break off the the man that brought us up out of the land of golden ear-rings which are in the ears of your Egypt, we wot not what is become of him. wives, of your sons, and of your daughters, and 24 And I said unto them, Whosoever hath bring them unto me.

any gold, let them break it ott. So they gave it 3 And all the people brake off the golden ear. me : then I cast it into the fire, and there came rings which were in their ears, and brought them out this calf, unto Aaron.

25 1 And when Moses saw that the people 4 And he received them at their hand, and were naked, (for Aaron had made them naked fashioned it with a gruving tool, after he had unto their shame among their enemies,) made it a molten call: and they said, These be 26 Then Moses stood in the gate of the camp, thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out and said, Who is on the Lord's side? let him of the land of Egypt.

come unto me. And all the sons of Levi gath5 And when Aaron saw it, he built an altar ered themselves together unto him. before it; and Aaron made proclamation, and 27 And he said unto them, Thus saith the said, To-morrow is a feast to the LORD.

LORD God of Israel, Put every man his sword 6 And they rose up early on the morrow, and by his side, and go in and out from gate to gate offered burut-offerings, and brought peace-offer. throughout the camp, and slay every man his ings: and the people sat down to eat and to brother, and every man his companion, and drink, and rose up to play.

every man his neighbour. 7 11 And the LORD said unto Moses, Go, get 28° And the children of Levi did according to thee down: for thy people, which thou brought. the word of Moses: and there fell of the people est out of the land of Egypt, have corrupted that day about three thousand men. themselves :

29 For Moses had said, Consecrate yourselves 8 They have turned aside quickly out of the to-day to the LORD, even every man upon his way which I commanded them : they have made son, and upon his brother : that he may bestow them molten calf, and have worshipped it, and upon you a blessing this day.

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