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Of cleansing the leper. CHAPTER XV. The uncleanness of men. Tight ear of him that is to be cleansed, and upon 39 And the priest shall come again the seventh the thumb of his right hand, and upon the great day, and shall look; and behold, if the plague toe of his right foot, upon the blood of the tres be spread in the walls of the house ; pass-offering.

40 Then the priest shall command that they 18 And the remnant of the oil that is in the take away the stones in which the plague is, priest's hand he shall pour upon the head of and they shall cast them into an unclean place him that is to be cleansed: and the priest without the city: sball make an atonement for him before the * 41 And he shall cause the house to be scraped LORD.

within round about, and they shall pour out the 19 And the priest shall offer the sin-offering, dust that they scrape off' without the city into and make an atonement for him that is to be an unclean place: cleansed from his uncleanness; and afterward 42 And they shall take other stones, and put he shall kill the burnt-offering.

them in the place of those stones, and he shall 20 And the priest shall offer the burnt-offering, take other mortar, and shall plaster the house. and the meat-offering upon the altar: and the 43 And if the plague come again, and break priest shall make an atonement for him, and he out in the house, after that he hath taken away

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the stones, and after he hath scraped the house, 21 And if he be poor, and cannot get so much; and after it is plastered;. then he shall take one lamb for a trespass-offer 44 Then the priest shall come and look ; and ing to be waved, to make an atonement for him, behold, if the plague be spread in the house, it and one tenth-deal of fine flour mingled with oil is a fretting leprosy in the house: it is unfor a meat-offering, and a log of oil;

clean. 22 And two turtle doves, or two young pi. 45 And he shall break down the house, the geons, such as he is able to get; and the one stones of it, and the timber thereof, and all the shall be a sin-offering, and the other a burnt-of mortar of the house: and he shall carry them fering.

forth out of the city into an unclean pluce. 23 And he shall bring them on the eighth day 46 Moreover, he that goeth into the house all for his cleansing unto the priest, unto the door the while that it is shut up, shall be unclean un. of the tabernacle of the congregation, before the til the even. LORD.

47 And he that lieth in the house shall wash 24 And the priest shall take the lamb of the his clothes : and he that eateth in the house shall trespass-offering, and the log of oil, and the wash his clothes. priest shall wave them for a wave-offering be. 48 And if the priest shall come in, and look fore the LORD.

upon it, and behold, the plague hath not spread 25 And he shall kill the lamb of the trespass. in the house, after the house was plastered: then offering, and the priest shall take some of the the priest shall pronounce the house clean, be. blood of the trespass-offering, and put it upon cause the plague is healed. the tip of the right ear of him that is to be 49 And he shall take to cleanse the house two cleansed, and upon the thumb of his right hand, birds, and cedar-wood, and scarlet, and hys. and upon the great toe of his right foot..

sop : 26 And the priest shall pour of the oil into the 50 And he shall kill the one of the birds in an palm of his own left hand.

earthen vessel, over running water: 27 And the priest shall sprinkle with his right 51 And he shall take the cedar-wood, and the finger some of the oil that is in his left hand hyssop, and the scarlet, and the living bird, and seven times before the LORD:

dip them in the blood of the slain bird, and in 28 And the priest shall put of the oil that is in the running water, and sprinkle the house seven his hand, upon the tip of the right ear of him times : that is to be cleansed, and upon the thumb of 52 And he shall cleanse the house with the his right hand, and upon the great toe of his blood of the bird, and with the running water, right foot, upon the place of the blood of the and with the living bird, and with the cedartrespass-offering.

wood, and with the hyssop, and with the scar. 29 And the rest of the oil that is in the priest's let: hand, he shall put upon the head of him that is 53 But he shall let go the living bird out of the to be cleansed, to make an atonement for him city into the open fields, and make an atone. before the LORD.

ment for the house: and it shall be clean. 30 And he shall offer the one of the turtle. 54 This is the law for all manner of plague doves, or of the young pigeons, such as he can of leprosy, and scall, get;

55 And for the leprosy of a garment, and of 31 Even such as he is able to get, the one for an house, a sin-offering, and the other for a burnt-offering, 56 And for a rising, and for a scab, and for a with the meat-offering. And the priest shall bright spot: make an atonement for him that is to be 57 To teach when it is unclean, and when it cleansed, before the LORD.

is clean: this is the law of leprosy. 32 This is the law of him in whom is the

CHAPTER XV. plague of leprosy, whose hand is not able to get that which pertaineth to his cleansing.

1 The uncleanness of men in their issues. 13 33 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses and un

The cleansing of them. 19 The uncleanness to Aaron, saying,

of women in their issues. 28 Their cleans. 34 When ye be come into the land of Canaan, ing. which I give to you for a possession, and I put AND the LORD spake unto Moses and to Aathe plague of leprosy in a house of the land of n ron, saying, your possession ;

2 Speak into the children of Israel, and say 35 And he that owneth the house shall come unto them, When any man hath a running issue and tell the priest, saying, It seemeth to me out of his flesh, because of his issue he is unthere is as it were a plague in the house :

clean. 36 Then the priest shall command that they 3 And this shall be his uncleanness in his is. empty the house, before the priest go into it to sue: whether his flesh run with his issue, or see the plague, that all that is in the house be his flesh be stopped from his issue, it is his un. not made unclean; and afterward the priest cleanness. shall go in to see the house:

4 Every bed whereon he lieth that hath the 37 And he shall look on the plague, and be. issue, is unclean: and every thing whereon he hold, if the plague be in the walls of the house, sitteth, shall be unclean. with hollow streaks, greenish, or reddish, which 5 And whosoever toucheth his bed, shall wash in sight are lower than the wall;

his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be 38. Then the priest shall go out of the house unclean until the even. to the door of the house, and shut up the house 6 And he that sitteth on any thing whereon seven days:

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her two turtles, or two young pigeons, and bring 7 And he that toucheth the flesh of him that them unto the priest, to the door of the tuber. hath the issue, shall wash his clothes, and bathe nacle of the congregation. himself in water, and be unclean until the 30 And the priest shall offer the one for a sin. even.

offering, and the other for a burnt-offering; and 8 And if he that hath the issue spit upon him the priest shall make an atonement for her before that is clean: then he shall wash his clothes, | the Lokd for the issue of her uncleanness. and bathe himself in water, and be unclean un. 31 Thus shall ye separate the children of Israel til the even.

from their uncleanness: that they die not in their 9 And what saddle soever he rideth upon that uncleanness, when they defile my tabernacle that hath the issue, shall be unclean.

is among them. 10 And whosoever toucheth any thing that 32 This is the law of him that hath an issue. was under him, shall be unclean until the even: and of him whose seed goeth from him, and is and he that beareth any of those things, shall defiled therewith; wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, 33 And of her that is sick of her flowers, and and be unclean until the even.

of him that hath an issue, of the man, and of 11 And whomsoever he toucheth that hath the the woman, and of him that lieth with her that issue (and hath not rinsed his hands in water) he is unclean. shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in wa.

CHAPTER XVI. ter, and be unclean until the even.

12 And the vessel of earth that he toucheth 1 How the high priest must enter into the holu which hath the issue, shall be broken: and ev.

place. 11 The sin-offering for himself. 15 ery vessel of wood shall be rinsed in water.

The sin-offering for the people. 20 The 13 And when he that bath an issue is cleansed scape-goat. 29 The yearly feast of the er. of his issue : then he shall number to himself

piations. seven days for his cleansing, and wash his AND the LORD spake unto Moses after the clothes, and bathe his flesh in running water, A death of the two sons of Aaron, when they and shall be clean,

offered before the LORD, and died: 14 And on the eighth day he shall take to him 2 And the LORD said unto Moses, Speak unto two turtle doves, or two young pigeons, and Aaron thy brother, that he come not at all times come before the LORD, unto the door of the into the holy place within the vail, before the tabernacle of the congregation, and give them mercy-seat, which is upon the ark; that he die unto the priest :

not: for I will appear in the cloud upon the 15 And the priest shall offer them, the one for mercy-seat. & sin-offering, and the other for a burnt-otter.

3 Thus shall Aaron come into the holy place : ing: and the priest shall make an atonement for with a young bullock for a sin-offering, and a him before the Lord for his issue.

ram for a burnt-offering. 16 And if any man's seed of copulation go 4 He shall put on the holy linen coat, and he out from him, then he shall wash all his flesh in shall have the linen breeches upon his flesh, and water, and be unclean until the even.

shall be girded with a linen girdle, and with the 17 And every garment, and every skin where. linen mitre shall he be attired : these are holy on is the seed of copulation, shall be washed garments; therefore shall he wash his flesh in with water, and be unclean until the even. water, and so put them on.

18 The woman also with whom man shall lie 5 And he shall take of the congregation of with seed of copulation, they shall both bathe the children of Israel two kids of the goats for themselves in water, and be unclean until the a sin-offering, and one rum for a burnt-offereven.

ing. 19 1 And if a woman have an issue, and her 6 And Aaron shall offer his bullock of the sin. issue in her flesh be blood, she shall be put apart | offering, which is for himself, and make an seven days: and whosoever toucheth her shall atonement for himself, and for his house, be unclean antil the even.

7 And he shall take the two goats, and pre. 20 And every thing that she lieth upon in her sent them before the LORD at the door of the separation shall be unclean: every thing also tabernacle of the congregation. that she sitteth upon shall be unclean.

8 And Aaron shall cast lots upon the two 21 And whosoever toucheth her bed shall wash goats; one lot for the LORD, and the other lot his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be for the scape-goat. unclean until the even.

9 And Aaron shall bring the goat upon which 22 And whosoever toucheth any thing that the LORD's lot fell, and offer him for a sin-of. she sat upon shall wash his clothes, and bathe

fering. himself in water, and be unclean until the 10 But the goat on which the lot fell to be the even.

scape-goat, shall be presented alive before the 23 And if it be on her bed, or on any thing LORD, to make an atonement with him, and to whereon she sitteth, when he toucheth it he let him go for a scape-goat into the wildershall be unclean until the even.

ness. 24 And if any man lie with her at all, and her 11 And Aaron shall bring the bullock of the flowers be upon him, he shall be unclean seven sin-offering, which is for himself, and shall days: and all the bed whereou he lieth shall be make an atonement for himself, and for his unclean.

house, and shall kill the bullock of the sin-offer. 25 And if a woman have an issue of her blood ing which is for himself: many days out of the time of her separation, or 12 And he shall take a censer full of burning if it run beyond the time of her separation; all coals of fire from off the altar before the LORD, the days of the issue of her uncleanness shall be and his hands full of sweet incense beaten small, as the days of her separation ; she shall be un. and bring it within the vail: clean.

13 And he shall put the incense upon the fire 26 Every bed whereon she lieth all the days of before the LORD, that the cloud of the incense her issue shall be unto her as the bed of her may cover the mercy-seat that is upon the testi. separation : and whatsoever she sitteth upon mony, that he die not. shall be unclean, as the uncleanness of her sepa. 14 And he shall take of the blood of the bul. ration.

lock, and sprinkle it with his finger upon the 27 And whosoever toucheth those things shall mercy-seat enstward : and before the mercy-seat be unclean, and shall wash his clothes, and shall' he sprinkle of the blood with his finger bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the seven times. even.

15 11 Then shall he kill the goat of the sin. 28 But if she be cleansed of her issue, then she offering that is for the people, and bring his shall number to herself seven days, and after blood within the vail, and do with that blood as that she shall be clean,

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Yearly feast of the expiations. CHAPTER XVII. Al eating of blood is forbidden. it upon the mercy-seat, and before the mercy.

CHAPTER XVII. seat: 16 And he shall make an atonement for the

1 The blood of all slain beasts must be offered holy place, because of the uncleanness of the

to the Lord at the door of the tabernacle. 7 children of Israel, and because of their trans.

They must not offer to devils. 10 All eating gressions in all their sins: and so shall he do for

of blood is forbidden, 15 and all that dieth the tabernacle of the congregation that remain. alone, or is torn. eth among them in the midst of their unclean. AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, ness..

1 2 Speak unto Aaron, and unto his sons, 17 And there shall be no man in the tabernacle and unto all the children of Israel, and say unto of the congregation when he goeth in to make them, This is the thing which the LORD hath an atonement in the holy place, until he come commanded, saying, out, and have made an atonement for himself, 3 What man soever there be of the house of Is. and for his household, and for all the congrega. rael, that killeth an ox, or lamb, or goat in the tion of Israel.

camp, or that killeth it out of the camp, 18 And he shall go out unto the altar that is 4 And bringeth it not onto the door ot the tab. before the LORD, and make an atonement for ernacle of the congregation, to offer an offering it; and shall take of the blood of the bullock, unto the LORD before the tabernacle of the and of the blood of the goat, and put it upon the LORD: blood shall be imputed unto that man, horns of the altar round about

he hath shed blood ; and that man shall be cut 19 And he shall sprinkle of the blood upon it off from among his people: with his finger seven times, and cleanse it, and 5 To the end that the children of Israel may hallow it from the uncleanness of the children bring their sacrifices which they offer in the open of Israel.

field, even that they may bring them unto the 20 | And when he hath made an end of re.

LORD, unto the door of the tabernacle of the conciling the holy place, and the tabernacle of congregation, unto the priest, and offer them for the congregation, and the altar, he shall bring peace-offerings unto the LORD. the live goat:

6 And the priest shall sprinkle the blood upon 21 And Aaron shall lay both his hands upon the altar of the Lord at the door of the tabernathe head of the live goat, and confess over him cle of the congregation, and burn the fat for a all the iniquities of the children of Israel, and sweet savour unto the Lord. all their transgressions in all their sins, putting 7 And they shall no more offer their sacrifices them upon the head of the goat, and shall send unto devils, after whom they have gone a whor. him away by the hand of a tit man into the wil. ing: This shall be a statute for ever unto them derness:

throughout their generations, 22 And the goat shall bear upon him all their 81 and thou shalt say unto them, Whatsoiniquities unto a land not inhabited: and he shall | ever man there be of the house of Israel, or of let go the goat in the wilderness.

the strangers which sojourn among you, that of. 23 And Aaron shall come into the tabernacle fereth a burnt-offering or sacrifice, of the congregation, and shall put off the linen. 9 And bringeth it not unto the door of the tabgarments which he put on when he went into ernacle of the congregation, to offer it unto the the holy place, and shall leave them there:

LORD ; even that man shall be cut off from 24 And he shall wash his flesh with water in among his people. the holy place, and put on his garments, and 10 And whatsoever man there bc of the house come forth, and offer his burnt-offer ng, and the of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn among burnt-offer.ng of the people, and make an atone. you, that eateth any manner of blood; I will ment for himself, and for the people.

even set my face against that soul that eateth 25 And the fut of the sin-offering shall he burn 1. blood, and will cut him off from among his peoupon the altar.

ple. 26 And he that let go the goat for the scape. 11 For the life of the flesh is in the blood : and goat shall wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh I have given it to you upon the altar, to make an in water, and afterward come into the camp. atonement for your souls: for it is the blood that

27 And the bullock for the sin-offering, and maketh an atonement for the soul. the goat for the sin-offering, whose blood was 12 Therefore I said unto the children of Israel, brought in to make atonement in the holy place, No soul of you shall eat blood, neither shall any shall one carry forth without the camp ; and stranger that sojourneth among you eat blood. they shall burn in the fire their skins, and their 13 And whatsoever man there be of the children flesh, and their dung.

of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn among 28 And he that burneth them shall wash his

you, which hunteth and catcheth any beast or clothes, and bathe his flesh in water, and after. fows that may be eaten; he shall even pour out ward he shall come into the camp.

the blood thereof, and cover it with dust. 29 | And this shall be a statute for ever unto 14 For it is the life of all flesh, the blood of it you: that in the seventh month, on the tenth is for the life thereof: therefore I said unto the day of the month, ye shall afflict your souls, and children of Israel, Ye shall eat the blood of no do no work at all, whether it be one of your own manner of flesh; for the life of all flesh is the country, or a stranger that sojourneth among blood thereof: whosoever eateth it shall be cut you:

off. 30 For on that day shall the priest make an | 15 And every soul that eateth that which died atonement for you, to cleanse you, that ye may of itself, or that which was torn with beasts, be clean from all your sins before the LORD. (whether it be one of your own country, or a

31 It shall be a sabbath of rest unto you, and stranger) he shall both wash his clothes, and ye shall afflict your souls by a statute for ever. bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the

32 And the priest whom he shall anoint, and even : then shall he be clean. whom he shall consecrate to minister in the 16 But if he wash them not, nor bathe his priest's office in his father's stead, shall make the flesh; then he shall bear his iniquity. atonement, and shall put on the linen clothes,

CHAPTER XVIII. even the holy garments: 33 And he shall make an atonement for the

1 Unlawful marriages. 19 Unlawful lusts. holy sanctuary, and he shall make an atonement AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, for the tabernacle of the congregation, and for 1 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say the altar: and he shall make an atonement for unto thein, I am the LORD your God. the priests, and for all the people of the congre 3 After the doings of the land of Egypt where gation,

in ye dwelt, shall ye not do: and after the doings 34 And this shall be an everlasting statute un. of the land of Canaan whither I bring you, shall to you, to make an atonement for the children ye not do: neither shall ye walk in their ordi. of Israel for all their sins once a year. And he nances. did as the LORD commanded Moses.

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CHAPTER XIX. your God. 6 Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my

A repetition of sundry laws. judgments : which if a man do, he shall live in AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, them: I am the LORD.

1 2 Speak unto all the congregation of the 6 None of you shall approach to any that is children of Israel, and say unto them, Ye shall near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness : be holy : for I the LORD your God am holy. I am the LORD.

3 1 Ye shall fear every man his mother and 7 The nakedness of thy father, or the naked. his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD ness of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover : she your God. is thy mother, thou shalt not uncover her naked. 41 Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to your

selves molten gods: I am the LORD your God. 8 The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou 5 1 And if ye offer a sacrifice of peace-offer. not uncover : it is thy father's nakedness.

ings unto the LORD, ye shall offer it at your own 9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of

will, thy father, or daughter of thy mother, whether 6 It shall be eaten the same day ye offer it, and she be born at home, or born abroad, even their on the morrow: and if aught remain until the nakedness thou shalt not uncover

third day, it shall be burnt in the fire. 10 The nakedness of thy son's daughter, or of 7 And if it be eaten at all on the third day, it thy daughter's daughter, even their nakedness is abominable ; it shall not be accepted. thou shalt not uncover: for theirs is thine own 8 Therefore every one that eateth it shall bear nakedness.

his iniquity, because he hath profaned the hal11 The nakedness of thy father's wife's daugh. lowed thing of the LORD; and that soul shall be ter, begotten of thy father, (she is thy sister) thou cut off from among his people. shalt not uncover her nakedness,

91. And when ye reap the harvest of your 12 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of land, thou shalt not wholly reap the corners of thy father's sister : she is thy father's near kins, thy field, neither shalt thou gather the gleanings woman.

of thy harvest. 13 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy 10 And thou shalt not glean thy vineyard, mother's sister : for she is thy mother's near kins. neither shalt thou gather every grape of thy woman.

vineyard : thou shalt leave them for the poor and 14 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of stranger: I am the LORD your God. thy father's brother, thou shalt not approach to 11 | Ye shall not steal, neither deal falsely, his wife : she is thine aunt.

neither lie one to another. 15 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of 12 1 And ye shall not swear by my name false. thy daughter-in-law: she is thy son's wife, thou ly, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy shalt not uncover her nakedness.

God: I am the LORD. 16 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of 13 I Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, thy brother's wife : it is thy brother's naked neither rob him : the wages of him that is hired ness.

shall not abide with thee all night until the · 17 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of morning. a woman and her daughter, neither shalt thou 14 1 Thou shalt not curse the deaf, nor put a take her son's daughter, or her daughter's daugh. stumbling-block before the blind, but shalt fear ter, to uncover her nakedness ; for they are her thy God: I am the LORD. near kinswomen: it is wickedness.

15 1 Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judg. 18 Neither shalt thou take a wife to her sister, | ment; thou shalt not respect the person of the to vex her, to uncover her nakedness, besides the poor, nor honour the person of the mighty : but other in her life-time.

in righteousness shalt thou judge thy neigh. 19 Also thou shalt not approach unto a woman bour. to uncover her nakedness, as long as she is put | 16 | Thou shalt not go up and down as a apart for her uncleanness.

tale-bearer among thy people; neither shalt thou 20 Moreover, thou shalt not lie carnally with stand against the blood of thy neighbour; I am thy neighbor's wife, to defile thyself with her. the LORD.

21 And thou shalt not let any of thy seed pass 17 | Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thine through the fire to Molech, neither shalt thou heart : thou shalt in any wise rebuke thy neigh. profane the name of thy God : I am the bour, and not suffer sin upon him. " LORD.

18 11 Thou shalt not a venge, nor bear any 22 Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with grudge against the children of thy people, but womankind : it is abomination.

thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am 23 Neither shalt thou lie with any beast to de the LORD. file thyself therewith : neither shall any woman 19 Ye shall keep my statutes. Thou shalt stand before a beast to lie down thereto: it is not let thy cattle gender with a diverse kind: confusion.

thou shalt not sow thy field with mingled seed: 24 Detile not ye yourselves in any of these neither shall a garment mingled of linen and things : for in all these the nations are defiled woollen come upon thee. which I cast out before you:

20 1 And whosoever lieth carnally with a 25 And the land is defiled: therefore I do visit woman that is a bond-maid betrothed to an hus. the iniquity thereof upon it, and the land itself band; and not at all redeemed, nor freedom given vomiteth out her inhabitants.

her; she shall be scourged: they shall not be put 26 Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my to death, because she was not free. judgments, and shall not commit any of these 21 And he shall bring his trespass-offering unto abominations ; neither any of your own nation, the LORD, unto the door of the tabernacle of nor any stranger that sojourneth among you: the congregation, even a ram for a trespass,

27 (For all these abominations have the men offering. of the land done, which were before you, and the 22 And the priest shall make an atonement for land is defiled :)

him with the ram of the trespass-offering before 28 That the land spue not you out also, when the LORD for his sin which he hath done ; and ye defile it, as it spued out the nations that were the sin which he hath done shall be forgiven before you.

him. 29 For whosoever shall commit any of these 23 1 And when ye shall come into the land, abominations, even the souls that commit them and shall have planted all manner of trees for shall be cut off from among their people.

food; then ye shall count the fruit thereof as un. 30 Therefore shall ye keep mine ordinance, circumcised: three years shall it be as uncircumthat ye commit not any one of these abominable cised unto you: it shall not be eaten of. customs, which were committed before you, and 24 But in the fourth year all the fruit thereof that ye defile not yourselves therein: I am the shall be holy to praise the LORD withal, LORD your God,

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both of them shall surely be put to death: their 26 | Ye shall not eat any thing with the blood shall be upon them. blood: neither shall ye use enchantment, nor 12 And if a man lie with his daughter-in-law, observe times,

both of them shall surely be put to death: they 27 Ye shall not round the corners of your have wrought confusion; their blood shall be heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy upon them. beard.

13 If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth 28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh with a woman, both of them have committed an for the dead, nor print any marks upon you: I abomination : they shall surely be put to death; am the LORD.

their blood shall be upon them. 29 1 Do not prostitute thy daughter to cause 14 And if a man take a wife and her mother, her to be a whore : lest the land tall to whore. it is wickedness: they shall be burnt with fire, dom, and the land become full of wickedness. both he and they : that there be no wickedness

30 Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence among you. my sanctuary: I am the LORD.

15 And if a man lie with a beast, he shall 31 1 Regard not them that have familiar spir. surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the its, neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by beast. them: I am the LORD your God.

16 And if a woman approach unto any beast, 32 1 Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and lie down thereto, thou shalt kill the wornan and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy and the beast; they shall surely be put to death; God: I am the LORD.

their blood shall be upon them. 33 | And if a stranger sojourn with thee in 17 And if a man shall take his sister, his fa. your land, ye shall not vex him, .

ther's daughter, or his mother's daughter, and 34 But the stranger that dwelleth with you see her nakedness, and she see his nakedness : it shall be unto you as one born among you, and

is a wicked thing; and they shall be cut off in thou shalt love him as thyself ; for ye were the sight of their people: he hath uncovered strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD his sister's nakedness; he shall bear his ini. your God.

quity. 35 1 Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judg. 18 And if a man shall lie with a woman hav. ment, in mete-yard, in weight, or in measure. ing her sickness, and shall uncover her naked.

36 Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, ness; he hath discovered her fountain, and she and a just hin shall ye have: I am the LORD hath uncovered the fountain of her blood : and your God, which brought you out of the land of both of them shall be cut off from among their Egypt.

people. 31 Therefore shall ye observe all my statutes, 19 And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness and all my judgments, and do them: I air the of thy mother's sister, nor of thy father's sister: LORD.

for he uncovereth his near kin: they shall bear CHAPTER XX.

their iniquity.

20 And if a man shall lie with his uncle's wife, 1 Of him that giveth of his seed to Molech. 4

he hath uncovered his uncle's nakedness: they of him that favoureth such an one. 6 Of

shall bear their sin; they shall die childless. going to wizards. 7 Of sanctification. 9 of

21 And if a man shall take his brother's wife, him that curseth his parents. 10 Of adultery.

it is an unclean thing: he hath uncovered his 11, 14, 17, 19 Of incest. 13 Of sodomy. 15

brother's nakedness; they shall be childless. of beastiality. 18 Of uncleanness. 22 Obe.

22 1 Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, dience is required with holiness. 27 Wizards

and all my judgments, and do them: that the must be put to death.

land whither I bring you to dwell therein, spue AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, you not out. n 2 Again thou shalt say to the children of 23 And ye shall not walk in the manners of Israel, Whosoever he be of the children of Is. the nations which I cast out before you : for they rael, or of the strangers that sojourn in Israel, committed all these things, and therefore I abthat giveth any of his seed unto Molech, he horred them. shall surely be put to death: the people of the 24 But I have said unto you, Ye she! inherit land shall stone him with stones.

their land, and I will give it unto you to possess 3 And I will set my face against that man, it, a land that floweth with milk and honey : 1 and will cut him off from among his people; am the LORD your God, which have separated because he hath given of his seed unto Molech, you from other people. to defile my sanctuary, and to profane my holy 25 Ye shall therefore put difference between name.

clean beasts and unclean, and between unclean 4 And if the people of the land do any ways fowls and clean: and ye shall not make your hide their eyes from the man, when he giveth of souls abominable by beast or by fowl, or by his seed unto Molech, and kill him not;

any manner of living thing that creepeth on 5 Then I will set my face against that man, the ground, which I have separated from you as and against his family, and will cut him off, unclean. and all that go a whoring after him, to commit 26 And ye shall be holy unto me: for I the whoredom with Molech, from among their peo. Lord am holy, and have severed you from other ple.

people, that ye should be mine. 6. And the soul that turneth after such as 27 T' A man also or a woman that hath a fahave familiar spirits, and after wizards, to go a miliar spirit, or that is a wizard, shall surely be whoring after them, I will even set my face put to death: they shall stone them with stones : against that soul, and will cut him off from their blood shall be upon them. among his people.

CHAPTER XXI. 7 Sanctify yourselves therefore and be ye holy; for I am the LORD your God.

1. Of the priests' mourning. 6 of their holi. 8 And ye shall keep my statutes, and do them: ness. 8 Of their estimation. 7, 13 of their I am the LORD which sanctify you.

marriages. 17 The priests that have blem. 91 For every one that curseth his father or his

ishes must not minister in the sanctuary. mother, shall be surely put to death: he hath AND the LORD said unto Moses, Speak unto cursed his father or his mother: his blood shall A the priests the sons of Aaron, and say unto be upon him.

them, There shall none be defiled for the dead 10' And the man that committeth adultery among his people: with another man's wife, even he that commit. 2 But for his kin, that is near unto him, that teth adultery with his neighbour's wife, the adul. is, for his mother, and for bis father, and for terer and the adulteress shall surely be put to his son, and for his daughter, and for his bro. death.

ther, 11 And the man that lieth with his father's | 3 And for his sister a virgin, that is nigh unto

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