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The priests in their uncleanness LEVITICUS. must abstain from the holy things him, which hath had no husband : for her may, 3 Say unto them, Whosoever he be of all your he be defiled.

seed among your generations, that goeth unto 4 But he shall not defile himself, being a the holy things, which the children of Israel hal. chief man among his people, to profane him. low unto the LORD, having his uncleanness self.

upon him, that soul shall be cut off from my 5 They shall not make baldness upon their presence: I am the LORD. head, neither shall they shave off the corner : 4 What man soever of the seed of Aaron is & of their beard, nor make any cuttings in their | leper, or hath a running issue ; he shall not eat flesh.

of the holy things, until he be clean. And who. 6 They shall be holy unto their God, and not so toucheth any thing that is unclean by the profane the name of their God: for the offer. dead, or a man whose seed goeth from him ; ings of the LORD made by fire, and the bread 5 Or whosoever toucheth any creeping thing, of their God they do offer: therefore they shall whereby he may be made unclean, or a man of be holy.

whom he may take uncleanness, whatsoever 7 They shall not take a wife that is a whore, uncleanness he hath : or profane; neither shall they take a woman put 6 The soul which hath touched any such shall away from her husband: for he is holy unto his be unclean until even, and shall not ent of the God.

holy things, unless he wash his flesh with wa. 8 Thou shalt sanctify him therefore, for he ter offereth the bread of thy God: he shall be holy 7 And when the sun is down, he shall be clean, unto thee: for I the LORD, which sanctify you, and shall afterward eat of the holy things, beam holy.

cause it is his food. 911 And the daughter of any priest, if she 8 That which dieth of itself, or is torn with profane herselt by playing the whore, she pro. beasts, he shall not eat to defile himself there. taneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire. with: I am the LORD.

10 And he that is the high priest among his 9 They shall therefore keep mine ordinance, brethren, upon whose head the anointing oil lest they bear sin for it, and die therefore, if they was poured, and that is consecrated to put on profane it: I the LORD do sanctify them. the garments, shall not uncove: his bead, nor 10 There shall no stranger eat of the holy rend his clothes ;

thing: a sojourner of the priest, or an hired ser. 11 Neither shull he go in to any dead body, vant, shall not eat of the holy Shing. nor defile himself for his father, or for his mo 11 But if the priest buy any soul with his ther;

money, he shall eat of it, and he that is born in 12 Neither shall he go out of the sanctuary, | his house: they shall eat of his meat. nor profane the sanctuary of his God; for the 12 If the priest's daughter also be married un. crown of the anointing oil of his God is upon to a stranger, she may not eat of an offering of him: I am the LORD.

the holy things. 13 And he shall take a wife in her virginity. 13 But if the priest's daughter be a widow, or

14 A widow, or a divorced woman, or pro divorced, and have no child, and is returned un. fane, or an harlot, these shall be not take: but to her father's house, as in her youth, she shall he shall take a virgin of his own people to eat of her father's meat; but there shall no wife.

stranger eat thereof. 15 Neither shall be profane his seed among his 14 1 And if a man eat of the holy thing un. people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

wittingly, then he shall put the fifth part there. 16 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say. of unto it, and shall give it unto the priest, with ing,

the holy thing. 11 Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever he 15 And they shall not profane the holy things be of thy seed in their generations that hath any

of the children of Israel which they offer unto blemish, let him not approach to offer the bread the LORD: of bis God:

16 Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of tres. 18 For whatsoever man he be that hath a pass, when they eat their holy things: for I the blemish, he shall not approach: a blind man, or LORD do sanctify them. a lame, or he that hath a flat nose, or any thing

17 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say. superfluous,

ing, 19 Or a man that is broken-footed, or broken 18 Speak unto Aaron, and to his sons, and handed,

unto all the children of Israel, and say unto 20 Or crook-backed, or a dwarf, or that hath a them, Whatsoever he be of the house of Israel, blemish in his eye, or be scurvy, or scabbed, or

or of the strangers in Israel, tbut will offer his hath his stones broken ;

oblation for all his vows, and for all his free. 21 No man that hath a blemish of the seed will-offerings, which they will offer unto the of Aaron the priest shall come nigh to offer the Lord for a burnt-offering : offerings of the LORD made by fire ; he hath a 19 Ye shall offer at your own will a male blemish, he shall not come nigh to offer the

without blemish of the beeves, of the sheep, or bread of his God.

of the goats. 22 He shall eat the bread of his God, both of 20 But whatsoever hath a blemish, that shall the most holy, and of the holy.

ye not offer : for it shall not be acceptable for 23 Only he shall not go in unto the vail, nor you. come nigh unto the altar, because he hath a 21 And whosoever offereth a sacrifice of peaceblemish ; that he profane not my sanctuaries : offerings unto the LORD to accomplish his vow, for I the LORD do sanctify them.

or a free-will-offering in beeves, or sheep, it shall 24 And Moses told it unto Aaron, and to his be perfect to be accepted : there shall be no sons, and unto all the children of Israel.

blemish therein. CHAPTER XXII.

22 Blind, or broken, or maimed, or having a

wen, or scurvy, or scabbed, ye shall not offer 1 The priests in their uncleanness must abstain

these unto the LORD, nor make an offering by from the holy things. 6 How they shall be fire of them upon the altar unto the LORD. cleansed. 10° who of the priest's house may 23 Either a bullock, or a lamb that hath any eat of the holy things. 17 The saerifices thing superfluous or lacking in his parts, that must be without blemish. 26 The age of the

mayest thou offer for a free-will-offering ; but for sacrifice. 29 The law of eating the sacrifice

I a vow it shall not be accepted. of thanksgiving.

24 Ye shall not offer unto the LORD that which AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying," is bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut; nei. h 2 Speak unto Aaron and to his sons, that ther shall ye make any offering thereof in your they separate themselves from the holy things of the children of Israel, and that they profane 25 Neither from a stranger's hand shall ye pot my holy name in those things which they offer the bread of your God of any of these ; hallow unto me: I am the LORD.

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The feasts of the Lord. CHAPTER XXIII. The day of atonement. ishes be in them : they shall not be accepted for fine flour, they shall be baken with leaven, they

are the first-fruits unto the LORD. 26 T And the LORD spake unto Moses, say.'| 18 And ye shall offer with the bread seven

lambs without blemish of the first year, and one 27 When a bullock, or a sheep, or a goat is young bullock, and two rams: they shall be for brought forth, then it shall be seven days under a burnt-offering unto the LORD, with their mentthe dam; and from the eighth day and thence. offering, and their drink-offerings, even an offerforth it shall be accepted for an offering made by ing made by fire of sweet savour unto the fire unto the LORD.

LORD. 28 And whether it be cow, or ewe, ye shall not 19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid of the goats kill it and her young both in one day.

for a sin-offering, and two lambs of the first year 29 And when ye will offer a sacrifice of thanks for a sacrifice of peace-offerings. giving unto the LORD, offer it at your own 20 And the priest shall wave them with the will.

bread of the first-fruits for a wave-offering before 30 On the same day it shall be eaten up, ye the LORD, with the two lambs: they shall be shall leave none of it until the morrow: I am the holy to the Lord for the priest. LORD.

21 And ye shall proclaim on the self-same day, 31 Therefore shall ye keep my commandments, that it may be an holy convocation unto you: and do them: I am the LORD.

ye shall do no servile work therein : it shall be a 32 Neither shall ye profane my holy name; but statute for ever in all your dwellings throughout I will be hallowed among the children of Israel :

allowed among the children of Israel: your generations. I am the LORD which hallow you,

22 | And when ye reap the harvest of your 33 That brought you out of the land of Egypt, land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the to be your God: I am the LORD.

corners of thy field when thou rea pest, neither CHAPTER XXIII.

shalt thou gather any gleaning of thy harvest :

thou shalt leave them unto the poor, and to the 1 The feasts of the Lord. 3. The sabbath. 4 stranger: I am the LORD your God.

The passover. 9 The sheaf of first.fruits. | 23 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say15 The feast of Pentecost.22 Gleanings to be left for the poor, 23 The feast of trum 24 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, pets. 26 The day of atonement. 33 The feast In the seventh month, in the first day of the of tabernacles,

month, shall ye have à sabbath, a memorial of AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, | blowing of trumpets, an holy convocation. n 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say 25 Ye shall do no servile work therein : bnt unto them, Concerning the feasts of the LORD, ye shall offer an offering made by tire unto the which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, LORD. even these are my feasts.

26 17 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say. 3 Six days shall work be done ; but the seventh day is the sabbath of rest, an holy convocation : 21 Also on the tenth day of this seventh month ye shall do no work therein : it is the sabbath of I there shall be a day of atonement; it shall be an the LORD in all your dwellings,

holy convocation unto you, and ye shall afflict 4 1 These are the feasts of the LORD, even ho your souls, and offer an offering made by fire un. ly convocations, which ye shall proclaim in their to the LORD. seasons.

28 And ye shall do no work in that same day; 5 In the fourteenth day of the first month at for it is a day of atonement, to make an atone. even is the LORD's passover.

ment for you before the LORD your God.. 6 And on the fifteenth day of the same month 29 For whatsoever soul it be that shall not be is the feast of unleavened bread unto the LORD: afflicted in that same day, he shall be cut off from seven days ye must eat unleavened bread.

among his people. 7 In the first day ye shall have an holy convo. 30 And whatsoever soul it be that doeth any cation : ye shall do no servile work therein. work in that same day, the same soul will I de.

8 But ye shall offer an offering made by fire stroy from among his people. unto the LORD seven days : in the seventh day 31 Ye shall do no manner of work : it shall be is an holy convocation, ye shall do no servile | a statute for ever throughout your generations in work therein.

all your dwellings. 91 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say. 32 It shall be unto you a sabbath of rest, and

ye shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the 16 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say month at even, from even unto even, shall ye unto them, When ye be come into the land celebrate your sabbath. which I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest 33 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, say. thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the first ing, fruits of your harvest unto the priest:

34 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, 11 And he shall wave the sheaf before the The fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be LORD, to be accepted for you: on the morrow the feast of tabernacles for seven days unto the after the sabbath the priest shall wave it.

LORD. 12 And ye shall offer that day when ye wave 35 On the first day shall be an holy convoca. the sheaf, an he-lamb without blemish of the first tion: ye shall do no servile work therein. year for a burnt-offering unto the Lord.

36 Seven days ye shall offer an oftering made 13 And the meat-offering thereof shall be two by fire unto the LORD; on the eighth day shall tenth-deals of fine flour mingled with oil, an of. be an holy convocation unto you, and ye shall fering made by fire unto the LORD for a sweet offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD : it savour: and the drink-offering thereof shall be is a solemn assembly; and ye shall do no servile of wine, the fourth part of an bin.

work therein. 14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched 37 These are the feasts of the LORD, which corn, nor green ears, until the self-same day that ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, to ye haye brought an offering unto your God: it offer an offering made by fire into the Lord, a. shall be a statute for ever throughout your gener burnt-offering, and a meat offering, a sacrifice, ations in all your dwellings.

and drink-offerings, every thing upon his day: 15 | And ye shall count unto you from the 38 Besides the sabbaths of the LORD, and be. morrow after the sabbath, from the day that ye sides your gifts, and besides all your vows, and brought the sheaf of the wave-offering ; seven besides all your free-will-offerings, which ye sabbaths shall be complete:

give unto the LORD. 16 Even unto the morrow after the seventh 39 Also in the fifteenth day of the seventh sabbath sball ye number fifty days; and ye month, when ye have gathered in the fruit of shall offer a new meat offering unto the Lord. the land, ye shall keep a feast unto the LORD

17 Ye shall bring out of your habitations two seven days : on the first day shall be a sabbath, wave-loaves of two tenth-deals: they shall be of land on the eighth day shall be a sabbath.

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Shelomith's son blasphemeth. LEVITICUS. The sabbath of the seventh year.

40 And ye shall take you on the first day the L 21 And he that killeth a beast, he shall restore boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm-trees, it: and he that killeth a man, he shall be put to and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of death. the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LORD 22 Ye shall have one manner of law, as well your God seven days.

for the stranger, as for one of your own coun. 41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the LORD try: for I am the LORD your God. seven days in the year: it shall be a statute for 23 1 And Moses spake to the children of Is. ever in your generations ; ye shall celebrate it in rael, that they should bring forth him that had the seventh month.

cursed out of the camp, and stone him with 42 Ye shall dwell in booths seven days; all stones: and the children of Israel did as the that are Israelites born shall dwell in booths: LORD cominanded Moses. 43 That your generations may know that I

CHAPTER XXV. made the children of Israel to dwell in booths, when I brought them out of the land of Egypt: 1 The sabbath of the seventh year. 8 The jubiI am the LORD your God.

lee in the fiftieth year. 14 Of oppression. 41 And Moses declared unto the children of 18 A blessing of obedience. 23 The redempIsrael the feasts of the LORD.

tion of land." 29 Of houses. 35 Compassion

of the poor. 39 The usage of bondmen. 47 CHAPTER XXIV.

The redemption of servants. 1 The oil for the lamps. 5 The shew-bread. 10

ND the LORD spake unto Moses in mount Shelomith's son blasphemeth. 13 The law of 1 Sinai, saying, blasphemy. 17 Of murder. 18 Of damage. 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say 23 The blasphemer is stoned.

unto them, When ye come into the land which AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, . I give you, then shall the land keep a sabbath n 2 Command the children of Israel, that unto the LORD. they bring unto thee pure oil-olive beaten for | 3 Six years thou shalt sow thy field, and six the light, to cause the lamps to burn contin | years thou shalt prune thy vineyard, and gather ually.

in the fruit thereof; 3 Without the vail of the testimony, in the 4 But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath tabernacle of the congregation, shall Aaron or. of rest unto the land, a sabbath for the LORD: der it from the evening unto the morning before thou shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune thy the LORD continually: it shall be a statute for vineyard. ever in your generations.

5 That which groweth of its own accord of 4 He shall order the lamps upon the pure can thy harvest, thou shalt not reap, neither gather dlestick before the LORD continually.

the grapes of thy vire undressed: for it is a 5 | And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake year of rest unto the land. twelve cakes thereof; two tenth-deals shall be 6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat in one cake,

for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for 6 And thou shalt set them in two rows, six on thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy a row, upon the pure table before the LORD. stranger that sojourneth with thee,

7 And thou shalt put pure frankincense upon 7 And for thy cattle, and for the beast that each row, that it may be on the bread for a me. are in thy land, shall all the increase thereof be. morial, even an offering made by fire unto the meat. LORD.

8.1 And thou shalt number seven sabbaths of 8 Every sabbath he shall set it in order before years unto thee, seven times seven years; and the LORD continually, being taken from the the space of the seven sabbaths of years shall be children of Israel by an everlasting covenant. unto thee forty and nine years.

9 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons'; and 9 Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the they shall eat it in the holy place: for it is most jubilee to sound, on the tenth day of the seventh holy unto him of the offerings of the LORD month, in the day of atonement shall ye make made by fire by a perpetual statute.

the trumpet sound throughout all your land. 10 | And the son of an Israelitish woman, 10 And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and whose father was an Egyptian, went out among proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto the children of Israel; and this son of the Is. all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee raelitish woman and a man of Israel strove to. unto you; and ye shall return every man unto gether in the camp;

his possession, and ye shall return every man 11 And the Israelitish woman's son blas. unto his family. phemed the name of the LORD, and cursed ; 11 A jubilee shall that fittieth year be unto and they brought him unto Moses : (and his you: ye shall not sow, neither reap that which mother's name was Shelomith, the daughter of groweth of itself in it, nor gather the grapes in Dibri, of the tribe of Dan:)

it of thy vine undressed. 12 And they put him in ward, that the mind 12 For it is the jubilee; it shall be holy unto of the LORD might be shewed them.

you: ye shall eat the increase thereof out of the 13 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

field. 14 Bring forth him that hath cursed without 13 In the year of this jubilee ye shall return the camp ; and let all that heard him lay their every man unto his possession, hands upon his head, and let all the congrega. 14 And if thou sell aught unto thy neighbour, tion stone him.

or buyest aught of thy neighbour's hand, yé 15 And thou shalt speak unto the children of shall not oppress one another: Įsrael, saying, Whosoever curseth his God shall 15. According to the number of years after the bear his sin.

jubilee, thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, and 16 And he that blasphemeth the name of the according unto the number of years of the fruits LORD, he shall surely be put to death, and all he shall sell unto thee: the congregation shall certainly stone him: as 16 According to the multitude of years thou well the stranger, as he that is born in the land, shalt increase the price thereof, and according when he blasphemeth the name of the LORD, to the fewness of years thou shalt diminish the shall be put to death.

price of it: for according to the number of the 17 1 And he that killeth any man shall surely vears of the fruits doth he sell unto thee. be put to death.

17 Ye shall not therefore oppress one another; 18 And he that killeth a beast shall make it but thou shalt fear thy God : for I am the LORD good ; beast for beast.

your God. 19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neigh 18 Wherefore ye shall do my statutes, and bour; as he hath done, so shall it be done unto keep my judgments, and do them; and ye shall him:

dwell in the land in safety. 20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth for 19 And the land sha! yield her fruit, and ye tooth: as he hath caused a blemish in a man, so I shall eat your fill, und dwell therein in safety. shall it be done to him again.

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The redemption of land, 8C. CHAPTER XXVI. The redemption of servants. seventh year? behold, we shall not sow nor which they begat in your land : and they shall gather in our incrense:

be your possession. 21 Then I will command my blessing upon 46 And ye shall take them as an inheritance you in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth for your children after you, to inherit them for fruit for three years.

a possession, they shall be your bond-men for 22 And ye shall sow the eighth year, and eat ever : but over your brethren the children of Is. vet of old fruit until the ninth year ; until her rael, ye shall not rule one over another with fruits come in ye shall eat of the old store.

rigour. 23 | The land shall not be sold for ever; for 47 1 And if a sojourner or a stranger wax rich the land is mine, for ye are strangers and so. | by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by him journers with me.

wax poor, and sell himself unto the stranger or 24 And in all the land of your possession ye sojourner by thee, or to the stock of the stranger's shall grant a redemption for the land.

family : 25 | If thy brother be waxen poor, and hath 48 After that he is sold he may be redeemed sold away some of his possession, and if any of again ; one of his brethren may redeem him: his kin come to redeem it, then shall he redeem 1 49 Either his uncle, or his uncle's son may rethat which his brother sold.

deem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him 26 And if the man have none to redeem it, of his family may redeem him; or if he be able, and himself be able to redeem it ;

he may redeem himself. 27 Then let him count the years of the sale 50 And be shall reckon with him that bought thereof, and restore the overplus unto the man him, from the year that he was sold to him, unto to whom he sold it ; that he may return unto his the year of jubilee: and the price of his sale possession.

shall be according unto the number of years, ac. 28 But if he be not able to restore it to him, cording to the time of an hired servant shall it then that which is sold shall remain in the hand be with him. of him that hath bought it until the year of 51 If there be yet many years behind, accord. jubilee ; and in the jubilee it shall go out, and ing unto them he shall give again the price of he shall return unto his possession.

his redemption out of the money that he was 29 And if a man sell a in a bought for. walled city, then he may redeem it within a 52 And if there remain but few years unto the whole year after it is sold: within a full year year of jubilee, then he shall count with him, may he redeem it.

and according unto his years shall he give him 30 And if it be not redeemed within the space again the price of his redemption. of a full year, then the house that is in the 53 And as a yearly hired servant shall he be walled city shall be established for ever to him

with him: and the other shall not rule with that bought it, throughout his generations : it rigour over him in thy sight. shall not go out in the jubilee.

54 And if he be not redeemed in these years, 31 But the houses of the villages which have then he shall go out in the year of jubilee, both no walls round about them, shall be counted as he, and his children with him. the fields of the country : they may be redeemed, 55 For unto me the children of Israel are ser. and they shall go out in the jubilee.

vants, they are my servants whom I brought 32 Notwithstanding the cities of the Levites, forth out of the land of Egypt: I am the LORD and the houses of the cities of their possession, your God. may the Levites redeem at any time.

CHAPTER XXVI. 33 And if a man purchase of the Levites, then the house that was sold, and the city of his pos.

of idolatry. 2 Religiousness. 3 A blessing session shall go out in the year of jubilee ; for

to them that keep the commandments. 14 A the houses of the cities of the Levites are their curse to those that break them. 40 God prompossession among the children of Israel.

iseth to remember them that repent. 34 But the field of the suburbs of their cities VE shall make you no idols nor graven image, may not be sold, for it is their perpetual posses. neither rear you up a standing image, nei. sion,

ther shall ye set up any image of stone in your 35 | And if thy brother be waxen poor, and land, to bow down unto it: for I am the LORD fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt relieve your God. him: vea, though he be a stranger, or a sojourn. 2 1 Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence er ; that he may live with thee.

my sanctuary : I am the LORD. 36 Take thou no usury of him, or increase ; 3 If ye walk in my statutes and keep my but fear thy God; that thy brother may live commandments, and do them; with thee.

4 Then I will give you rain in due season, and 37 Thou shalt not give him thy money upon the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of usury, nor lend him thy victuals for increase. the field shall yield their fruit:

38 I am the LORD your God, which brought 5 And your threshing shall reach unto the vinyou forth out of the land of Egypt, to give you tage, and the vintage shall reach unto the sow. the land of Canaan, and to be your God.

ing-time: and ye shall eat your bread to the 39 1 And if thy brother that dwelleth by thee full, and dwell in your land safely. be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou 6 And I will give peace in the land, and ye shalt not compel him to serve as a bond-ser. shall lie down, and none shall make you afraid : vant:

and I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither 40 But as an hired servant, and as a sojourner shall the sword go through your land he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto 7 And ye shall chase your enemies, and they the year of jubilee:

shall fall before you by the sword. 41 And then shall he depart from thee, both he 8 And five of you shall chase an hundred, and and his children with him, and shall return into an hundred of you shall put ten thousand to his own family, and unto the possession of his flight: and your enemies shall fall before you fathers shall he return.

by the sword. 42 For they are niy servants which I brought 9 For I will have respect unto you, and make forth out of the land of Egypt; they shall not you fruitful, and multiply you, and establish my be sold as bond-men

covenant with you. 43 Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour, 10 And ye shall ent old store, and bring forth but shalt fear thy God.

the old because of the new, 44 Buth thy bond-men, and thy bond-maids, 11 And I will set my tabernacle among you : which thou shalt have, shall be of the heathen and my soul shall not abhor you. that are round about you ; of them shall ye buy 12 And I will walk among you, and will be bond-men and bond maids.

your God, and ye shall be my people.. 45 Moreover, of the children of the strangers 13 I am the LORD your God, which brought that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye buy, and of their families that are with you should not be their bond-men, and I have broken

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mies. 14 T But if ye will not hearken unto me, and 38 And ye shall perish among the heathen. will not do all these commandments; .

and the land of your enemies shall eat you 15 And if ye shall despise my statutes, or if up. your soul abhor my judgments, so that ye will 39 And they that are left of you shall pine not do all my commandments, but that ye break away in their iniquity in your enemies' lands; my covenant:.

and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall 16 I also will do this unto you, I will even ap. they pine away with them. point over you terror, consumption, and the 40 If they shall confess their iniquity, and burning ague, that shall consume the eyes, and the iniquity of their fathers, with their trespass cause sorrow of heart: and ye shall sow your which they trespassed against me, and that also seed in vain ; for your enemies shall eat it.

they have walked contrary unto me; 17 And I will set my face against you, and ye 41 And that I also have walked contrary unto shall be slain before your enemies: they that them, and have brought them into the land of hate you shall reign over you, and ye shall flee their enemies; if then their uncircumcised hearts when none pursueth you.

be humbled, and they then accept of the punish. 18 And if ye will not yet for all this hearken ment of their iniquity : unto me, then I will punish you seven times 42 Then will I remember my covenant with more for your sins..

Jacob, and also my covenant with Isaac, and 19 And I will break the pride of your power; also my covenant with Abraham will I rememand I will make your heaven as iron, and your ber; and I will remember the land. earth as brass :

43 The land also shall be left of them, and 20 And your strength shall be spent in vain: shall enjoy her sabbaths, while she lieth desolate for your land shall not yield her increase, without them; and they shall accept of the punneither shall the trees of the land yield their ishment of their iniquity ; because, even because fruits.

they despised my judgments, and because their 21 1 And if ye walk contrary unto me, and soul abhorred my statutes. will not hearken unto me, I will bring seven 44 And yet for all that, when they be in the times more plagues upon you according to your land of their enemies, I will not cast them away, sins.

neither will I abhor them, to destroy them utter22 I will also send wild beasts among you, ly, and to break my covenant with them: for 1 which shall rob you of your children, and destroy am the LORD their God. your cattle, and make you few in number, and 45 But I will for their sakes remember the your high-ways shall be desolate.

covenant of their ancestors, whom I brought 23 And if ye will not be reformed by me forth out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the by these things, but will walk contrary unto heathen, that I might be their God: I am the me :

LORD. 24 Then will I also walk contrary unto you, 46 These are the statutes, and judgments, and and will punish you yet seven times for your laws, which the Lord made between him and sins,

the children of Israel in mount Sinai by the hand 25 And I will bring a sword upon you, that of Moses. shall avenge the quarrel of my covenant: and

CHAPTER XXVII. when ye are gathered together within your cities, I will send the pestilence among you:

1 He that maketh a singular vow must be the and ye shall be delivered into the hand of the

Lord's. 3 The estimation of the person. 9 enemy.

Of a beast given by vow. 14 Of a house. 16 26 And when I have broken the staff of your Of a field, and the redemption thereof. 28 No bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one

devoted thing may be redeemed. 32 The tithe oven, and they shall deliver you your bread may not be changed. again by weight: and ye shall eat and not be AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, satisfied.

2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say 27 And if ye will not for all this hearken unto unto them, When a man shall make a singular me, but walk contrary unto me;

vow, the persons shall be for the LORD, by thy 28 Then I will walk contrary unto you also in estimation. fury; and I, even I, will chastise you seven 3 And thy estimation shall be, of the male times for your sins.

from twenty years old even unto sixty years old ; 29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, even thy estimation shall be fifty shekels of sil. and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat. ver, after the shekel of the sanctuary.

30 And I will destroy your high places, and 4 And if it be a female, then thy estimation cut down your images, and cast your carcasses shall be thirty shekels. upon the carcasses of your idols, and my soul 5 And if it be from five years old even unto shall abhor you.

twenty years old, then thy estimation shall be of 31 And I will make your cities waste, and the male twenty shekels, and for the female ten bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, and I | shekels. will not smell the savour of your sweet odours. 6 And if it be from a month old even unto

32 And I will bring the land into desolation : five years old, then thy estimation shall be of and your enemies which dwell therein shall be the male five shekels of silver, and for the fe. astonished at it.

male thy estimation shall be three shekels of 33 And I will scatter you among the heathen, silver. and will draw out a sword after you: and your 7 And if it be from sixty years old and above ; land shall be desolate, and your cities waste. if it be a male, then thy estimation shall

34 Then shall the land enjoy her sabbaths, as be fifteen shekels, and for the female ten shek. long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your ene.

els. mies' land; even then shall the land rest, and 8 But if he be poorer than thy estimation, enjoy her sabbaths.

then he shall present himself before the priest, 35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall rest; be. and the priest shall value him; according to cause it did not rest in your sabbaths, when ye his ability that vowed shall the priest value dwelt upon it.

him. 36 And upon them that are left alive of you, 9 And if it be a beast whereof men bring an I will send a faintness into their hearts in the offering unto the LORD, all that any man giveth lands of their enemies; and the sound of a of such unto the LORD shall be holy. shaken leaf shall chase them; and they shall 10 He shall not alter it, nor change it, a good flee, as fleeing from a sword; and they shall fall, for a bad, or a bad for a good: and if he shall at when none pursueth,

all change beast for beast, then it and the ex. 37 And they shall fall one upon another, as it change thereof shall be holy. were before a sword, when none pursueth: and 11 And if it be any unclean beast, of which

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