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CHAP. A.

and unclean. 99 16 9 And Moses diligently sought the || 13 | And these are they which ye shall goat of the sin-offering, and behold, it was have in abomination among the fowls ; hunt: and he was angry with Eleazar | they shall not be eaten, they are an abomand Ithamar, the sons of Aaron which ination: the eagle, and the ossifrage, and Oxre left alive, saying,

the ospray, 17 Wherefore have ye not eaten the sin- 14 And the vulture, and the kite after offering in the holy place, secing it is most || his kind ; holy, and God hath given it you to bear U 15 Every raven after his kind; the iniquity of the congregation, to make 16 And the owl, and the night-hawk, and atmement for them before the LORD? | the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind,

18 Behold, the blood of it was not 17 And the little owl, and the cormobrought in within the holy place : ye rant, and the great owl, should indeed have eaten it in the holy 18 And the swan, and the pelican, and place, as I commanded.

the gier-eagle, 19 And Aaron said unto Moses, Be- 19 And the stork, and the heron after hold, this day have they offered their sin- || her kind, and the lapwing, and the bat. offering, and their burnt-offering before Il 20 All fowls that creep, going upon all the LORD: and such things have befallen || four, shall be an abomination unto you.

21 Yet these may ye eat, of every flying to-day, Should it have been accepted in creeping thing that goeth upon all four, the sight of the LORD ?

which have legs above their feet, to leap 20 And when Moses heard that, he withal upon the earth; was content.

22 Even these of them ye may eat; the CHAP. XI.

locust after his kind, and the bald locust 1, 4 Of meat: clean, 13 and unclean, after his kind, and the beetle after his AND the LORD spake unto Moses and kind, and the grasshopper after his kind. A to Aaron, saying unto them,

23 But all other flying creeping things, Speak unto the children of Israel, say- which have four feet, shall be an abomiing, These are the beasts which yeshall eat nation unto you. among all the beasts that are on the earth. 24 And for these ye shall be unclean :

3 Whatsoever parteth the hoof, and is whosoever toucheth the carcass of them cloren-footed, and cheweth the cud among shall be unclean until the even. the beasts, that shall ye eat.

25 And whosoever beareth aught of the 49 Nevertheless, these shall ye not eat, carcass of them shall wash his clothes, of them that chew the cud, or of them and be unclean until the even. that divide the hoof: as the camel, be- 26 The carcasses of every beast which cause he cheweth the cud, but divideth | divideth the hoof, and is not cloven-footed, not the hoof; he is unclean unto you. || nor cheweth the cud, are unclean unto

5 And the coney, because he cheweth | you : every one that toucheth them shall the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is | be unclean. unclean unto you.

27 And whatsoever goeth upon his 6 And the hare, because he cheweth paws, among all manner of beasts that go the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is on all four, those are unclean unto you: unclean unto you.

whoso toucheth their carcass shall be un7 And the swine, though he divide the clean until the even. hoof, and be cloven-footed, yet he chew- || 28 And he that beareth the carcass of eth not the cud; he is unclean to you. ll them shall wash his clothes, andbeunclean

8 Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and until the even : they are unclean unto you. their carcass shall ye not touch; they are | 29 | These also shall be unclean unto unclean to you.

you among the creeping things that creep 9 These shall ye eat, of all that are in upon the earth ; the weasel, and the the waters: whatsoever hath fins and mouse, and the tortoise, after his kind, scales in the waters, in the seas, and in 30 And the ferret, and the chameleon, the rivers, them shall ye eat.

and the lizard, and the snail, and the mole. 10 And all that have not fins nor scales | 31 These are unclean to you among all in the seas, and in the rivers, of all that that creep : whosoever doth touch them, move in the waters, and of any living when they be dead, shall be unclean until thing which is in the waters, they shall be | the even. an abomination unto you:

32 And upon whatsoever any of them, 11 They shall be even an abomination when they are dead, doth fall, it shall be unto you; ye shall not eat of their flesh, l unclean ; whether it be any vessel of but ye shall have their carcasses in abom wood, or raiment, or skin, or sack, whatination.

soever vessel it be, wherein any work is 12 Whatsoever hath no fins nor scales || done, it must be put into water, and it; in the waters, that shall be an abomination shall be unclean until the even ; so it shall urto you.

ll be cleansed.

100 Creeping things are unclean. LEVITICUS. Women's purification, &c.

33 And every earthen vessel, whereinto | ing, If a woman have conceived seed, and any of them falleth, whatsoever is in it llorn a man-child : then she shall be unshall be unclean; and ye shall break it. ll clean seven days ; according to the days

34 Ofall meat which may be eaten, thalf the separation for her infirmity shall on which such water cometh shall be an- || she be unclean. clean: and all drink that may be drunk 3 And in the eighth day the flesh of his in every such vessel, shall be unclean. foreskin shall be circumcised.

35 Andevery thing whereupon any part 4 And she shall then continue in the of their carcass falleth, shall be unclean ; 1) blood of her purifying three and thirty whether it be oven, or ranges for pots, days: she shall touch no hallowed thing, they shall be broken down: for they are nor come into the sanctuary, until the unclean, and shall be unclean unto you. days of her purifying be fulfilled.'

36 Nevertheless, a fountain or pit, 5 But if she bear a maid-child, then wherein there is plenty of water, shall she shall be unclean two weeks, as in her be clean: but that which toucheth their separation : and she shall continue in the carcass shall be unclean.

blood of her purifying threescore and six 37 And if any part of their carcass fall days. upon any sowing-seed which is to be sown,

Ő And when the days of her purifying it shall be clean.

are fulfilled, for a son, or for a daughter, 3o But if any water be put upon the she shall bring a lamb of the first year for seed, and any part of their carcass fall a burnt-offering, and a young pigeon, or thereon, it shall be unclean unto you. a turtlc-dove, for a sin-offering, unto the

39 And if any beast, of which ye may door of the tabernacle of the congregaeat, die ; he that toucheth the carcass tion, unto the priest : .. thereof shall be unclean until the even. 7 Who shall offer it before the LORD,

40 And he that eateth of the carcass of and make an atonement for her; and she it shall wash his clothes, and be unclean || shall be cleansed from the issue of her until the even; he also that beareth the blood. This is the law for her that hath carcass of it shall wash his clothes and be born a male or a female. unclean until the even.

8 And if she be not able to bring a lamb, 41 And every creeping thing that creep then she shall bring two turtles, or two eth upon the earth shall be an abomina- || young pigeons; the one for the burnt-oftion; it shall not be eaten.

fering, and the other for a sin-offering: 42 Whatsoever goeth upon the belly, and the priest shall make an atonement and whatsoever goeth upon all four, or || for her, and she shall be clean. whatsoever hath more feet among all

CHAP. XIII. creeping things that creep upon the earth,

Tokens to discern the leprosy. them ye shall not eat ; for they are an AND the LORD spake unto Moses and abomination,

A Aaron, saying, 43 Ye shall not make yourselves abom 2 When a man shall have in the skin of inable with any creeping thing that creep- his flesh a rising, a scab, or bright spot, eth, neither shall ye make yourselves un- and it be in the skin of his flesh like the clean with them, that ye should be defiled | plague of leprosy; then he shall be brought thereby.

unto Aaron the priest, or unto one of his 44 Forlam the LORD your God: yeshallsons the priests : therefore sanctify yourselves, and ye shall 3 And the priest shall look on the plague be holy; for I am holy: neither shall ye || in the skin of the flesh; and when the defileyourselves with any mannerofcreep-' || hair in the plague is turned white, and ing thing that creepeth upon the earth. the plague in sight be deeper than the skin

45 For I am the LORD that bringeth of his flesh, it is a plague of leprosy: and you up out of the land of Egypt, to be the priest'shall look on him, and pronounce your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for || him unclean. I am holy,

4 If the bright spot be white in the skin 46 This is the law of the beasts, and of of his flesh, and in sight be not deeper than the fowl, and of every living creature that || the skin, and the hair thereof be not turnmoveth in the waters, and of every crea- ed white; then the priest shall shut up ture that creepeth upon the earth"; him that hath the plague seven days:

47 To make a difference between the 5 And the priest shall look on him the unclean and the clean, and between the seventh day : and behold, if the plague beast that may be eaten and the beast || in his sight be at a stay, and the plague that may not be eaten.

spread not in the skin; then the priest shall CHAP. XII.

shut him up seven days more : 1 Women's purification, 6 and offerings. ll 6 And the priest shall look on him again AND the LORD spake unto Moses, ll the seventh day: and behold, if the plague 1 saying,

be somewhat dark, and the plague spread 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, say." not in the skin, the priest shall pronounce

Tokens to discern the leprosy. CHAP. XIII. Laws and ordinanccs. 101 him clean: it is but a scab : and he shall | 24 Or if there be any flesh, in the skin wash his clothes, and be clean.

whereof there is a hot burning, and the 7 But if the scab spread much abroad | quick flesh that burneth have a white in the skin, after that he hath been seen bright spot, somewhat reddish, or white ; of the priest for his cleansing, he shall be 25 Then the priest shall look upon it: seen of the priest again :

and behold, if the hair in the bright spot 8 Andif the priest see, that behold, the be turned white, and it be in sight deeper scab spreadeth in the skin, then the priest than the skin : it is a leprosy broken out shall pronounce him unclean: it is a lep ll of the burning: wherefore the priest shall rosy.

pronounce him unclean : it is the plague 9 When the plague of leprosy is in a | of leprosy. man, then he shall be brought unto the 26 But if the priest look on it, and bepriest :

hold, there be no white hair on the bright 10 And the priest shall see him : and spot, and it be no lower than the other behold, if the rising be white in the skin, skin, but be somewhat dark; then the and it have turned the hair white, and priest shall shut him up seven days : there be quick raw flesh in the rising ; 27 And the priest shall look upon him

11 It is an old leprosy in the skin of his the seventh day: and if it be spread much flesh, and the priest shall pronounce him abroad in the skin, then the priest shall ụnclean, and shall not shut him up : for pronounce him unclean : it is the plague he is unclean.

of leprosy. 12 And if a leprosy break out abroad 28 And if the bright spot stay in his in the skin, and the leprosy cover all the place, and spread not in the skin, but it skin of him that hath the plague from his be somewhat dark; it is a rising of the head eren to his foot, wheresoerer the burning, and the priest shall pronounce priest looketh ;

him clean : for it is an inflammation of the 13 Then the priest shall consider: and burning. behold, if the leprosy have covered all | 29 If a man or woman have a plague his flesh, he shall pronounce him clean | upon the head or the beard ; that hath the plague : it is all turned 30 Then the priest shall see the plagrie: white; he is clean.

and behold, if it be in sight deeper than 14 Est when raw flesh appeareth in the skin, and there be in it a yellow thin him, he shall be unclean.

hair ; then the priest shall pronounce him 15 And the priestshall see the raw flesh, ll unclean : it is a dry scall, even a leprosy and pronounce him to be unclean : for upon the head or beard. the raw flesh is unclean : it is a leprosy. 31 And if the priest look on the plague

16 Or if the raw flesh turn again, and of the scall, and behold, it be not in sight be changed into white, he shall come deeper than the skin, and that there is no unto the priest ;

black hair in it; then the priest shall shut 17 And the priest shall see him : and up him that hath the plague of the scall behold, if the plague be turned into white; seven days : then the priest shall pronounce him clean S2 And in the seventh day the priest thar hath the plague: he is clean.

shall look on the plague: and behold, if 18 The flesh also, in which, even in the || the scall spread not, and there be in it no skin thereof, was a boil, and is healed, yellow hair, and the scall be not in sight

19 And in the place of the boil there deeper than the skin ; be a white rising, or a bright spot, white, 33 He shall be shaven, but the scall shall and somewhat reddish, and it be shewed he not shave; and the priest shall shut up to the priest;

him that hath the scall seven days more: 20 And if, when the priest seeth it, be 34 And in the seventh day the priest hold, it be in sight lower than the skin, shall look on the scall: and behold, if the and the hair thereof be turned white ; scall be not spread in the skin, nor be in the priest shall pronounce him unclean: sight deeper than the skin; then the priest it is a plague of leprosy broken out of shall pronounce him clean : and he shall the boil.

wash his clothes, and be clean. 21 But if the priest look on it, and be 35 But if the scall spread much in the hold, there be no white hairs therein, and skin after his cleansing; if it be not lower than the skin, but be | 36 Then the priest shall look on him : somewhat dark ; then the priest shall | and behold, if the scall be spread in the shut him up seven days :

skin, the priest shall not seek for yellow 22 And if it spread much abroad in the hair ; he is unclean. skin, then the priest shall pronounce him 37 But if the scall be in his sight at a unclean: it is a plague.

stay, and that there is black hair grown up 23 But if the bright spot stay in his therein ; the scall is healed, he is clean: place, and spread not, it is a burning boil ; || and the priest shall pronounce him clean, and the priest shall pronounce him clean. I 38 If a man also or a woman have in

102 Laws for leprosy.

LEVITICUS.

Rites and sacrifices, the skin of their flesh bright spots, even || colour, and the plague be not spread ; it white bright spots;

ll is unclean ; thou shalt burn it in the fire; 9 Then the priest shall look : and be- it is fret inward, whether it be bare within hold, if the bright spots in the skin of their or without. flesh be darkish white; it is a freckled spot 56 And if the priest look, and behold, that groweth in the skin ; he is c!can. the plague be somewhat dark after the

40° And the man whose hair is fallen off washing of it ; then he shall rend it out his head, he is bald ; yet is he clan. of the garment, or out of the skin, or out

41 And he that hath his hair fallen off of the warp, or out of the woof: from the part of his head toward his face, l 57 And if it appear still in the garment, he is forehead-bald ; yet is he clean. either in the warp, or in the woof, or in

42 And if there be in the bald head, or any thing of skin; it is a spreading plague : bald forehead, a white reddish sore ; it is thou shalt burn that wherein the plague a leprosy sprung up in his bald head, or li is with fire. his bald forehead.

58 And the garment, either warp, or 43 Then the priest shall look upon it : | woof, or whatsoever thing of skin it be, and behold, if the rising of the sore be which thou shalt wash, if the plague be white reddish in his bald head, or in his departed from them, then it shall be washbald forehead, as the leprosy appeareth ed the second time, and shall be clean. in the skin of the fesil;

59 This is the law of the plague of lep44 He is a leprous man, he is unclean: || rosy in a garment of woollen or linen, thic priest shall prononce him utterly either in the warp or woof, or any thing unclean; his plague is in his head. of skins, to pronounce it clean, or to pro

45 And the leper in whom the plague | nounce it unclean. is, his clothes shall be rent, and his head

CHAP. XIV. bare, and he shall put a covering upon his | 1 The rites and sacrifices in cleansing of apper lip, and shall cry, Unclean, unclean. | the leper. 37 The signs of leprosy in an

* 46 All the days wherein the plague | house. 48 The cleansing of that house. shall be in him he shall be defiled; he is 1 AND the LORD spake unto Moses, unclean: he shall dwell alone, without saying, the camp shall his habitation be.

2 This shall be the law of the leper in 47 The garment also that the plague of the day of his cleansing : He shall be leprosy is in, whether it be a woollen gar- brought unto the priest : ment, or a linen garment;

3 And the priest shall go forth out of 48 Whether it be in the warp, or woof, || the camp: and the priest shall look, and of linen, or of woollen: whether in a skia, behold, if the plague of leprosy be healed or in any thing made of skin: :

in the leper; 49 And if the plague be greenish or red 4 Then shall the priest command to dish in the garment, or in the skin, either take for him that is to be cleansed two in the warp, or in the woof, or in any || birds alive, and clean, and cedar wood, thing of skin ; it is a plague of leprosy, ll and scarlet, and hyssop. ard shall be shewed unto the priest : 5 And the priest shall command that

50 And the priest shall look upon the l one of the birds be killed in an earthen plague, and shut up it that hath the plague vessel, over running water. seven days :

6 As for the living bird, he shall take 51 And he shall look on the plague on | it, and the cedar wood, and the scarlet, the seventh day: if the plague be spread and the hyssop, and shall dip them, and in the garment, either in the warp, or in the living bird, in the blood of the bird the woof, or in a skin, or in any work that was killed over the running water. that is made of skin; the plague is a fret 7 And he shall sprinkle upon him that ting leprosy; it is unclean.

is to be cleansed from the leprosy seven 52 He shall therefore burn that gar times, and shall pronounce him clean, ment, whether warp or woof, in woollen | and shall let the living bird loose into the or in linen, or any thing of skin, wherein open field. the plague is : for it is a fretting leprosy ; 8 And he that is to be cleansed shall it shall be burnt in the fire.

wash his clothes, and shave off all his hair, 53 And is the priest shall look, and be and wash himself in water, that he may hold, the plague be not spread in the gar- | be clean: and after that he shall come ment, either in the warp or in the woof, || into the camp, and shall tarıy abroad out or in any thing of skin ;

of his tent seven days. 54 Then the prest shall command that 9 But it shall be on the seventh day, they wash the ihing wherein the plagueis, that he shall shave all his hair offhis head, and he shall shut it up seven days more : 1 and his beard, and his eye-brows, even all

55. And the priest shall look on the his hair he shall shave off; and he shall plague after that it is washed : and be- | wash his clothes, also he shall wash his hold, if the plague hare not changed his flesh in water, and he shall be clean.

in cleansing the leper.

CHAP. xiv. Signs of leprosy in a house. 103 10 And on the eighth day he shall take the door of the tabernacle of the congretwo be-lambs without blemish, and one l gation, before the Lord. ewe-lamb of the first year without blem- || 24 And the priest shall take the lamb ish, and three tenth-deals of fine flour for all of the trespass-offering, and the log of oil, meat-offering, mingled with oil, and one || and the priest shall wave them for a ware log of oil.

offering before the LORD. 11 An the priest that maketh him | 25 And he shall kill the lamb of the clean, shall present the man that is to be trespass-offering, and the priest shall take made ciean, and those things, before the some of the blood of the trespass-offering, LORD, at the door of the tabernacle of and put it upon the tip of the right ear of the congregation.

him that is to be cleansed, and upon the 12 And the priest shall take one he thumb of his right hand, and upon the lamb, and offer him for a trespass-offer great toe of his riglt foot. ing, and the log of oil, and wave them for 26 And the priest shall pour of the oil a ware-offering before the LORD.

| into the palm of his own left hand. 13 And he shall slay the lamb in the 27 And the priest shall sprinkle with his place where he shall kill the sin-offering | right finger some of the oil that is in his and the burnt-offering, in the holy place : I left hand seven times before the LORD: for as the sin-offering is the priest's, so is 28 And the priest shall put of the oil the trespass-offering : it is most holy : that is in his hand upon the tip of the

14 And the priest shall take some of the right ear of him that is to be cleansed, and blood of the trespass-offering, and the upon the thumb of his right hand, and priest shall put it upon the tip of the right upon the great toe of his right foot, upon ear of him that is to be cleansed, and up- the place of the blood of the trespass-ofon the thumb of his right hand, and upon || fering. the great toe of his right foot.

29 And the rest of the oil that is in the 15 And the priest shall take some of the || priest's hand he shall put upon the head log of oil, and pour it into the palm of his l of him that is to be cleansed, to make an own left hand;

atonement for him before the LORD. 16 And the priest shall dip his right || 30 And he shall offer the one of the finger in the oil that is in his left hand, | turtle-doves, or of the young pigeons, such and shall sprinkle of the oil with his fin- | as he can get; ger seven times before the LORD.

31 Even such as he is able to get, the 17 And of the rest of the oil that is in one for a sin-offering, and the other for his hand, shall the priest put upon the tip a burnt-offering, with the meat-offering. of the right ear of him that is to be cleans- | And the priest shall make an atonement ed, and upon the thumb of his right for him that is to be cleansed, before the hand, and upon the great toe of his right || LORD. foot, upon the blood of the trespass-offer ll! 32 This is the law of him in whom is

| the plague of leprosy, whose hand is not 18 And the remnant of the oil that is in | able to get that which periaineth to his the priest's hand he shall pour upon the cleansing. head of him that is to be cleanseil : and S3 [ And the Lord spake unto Moses the priest shall make an atonement for him and unto Aaron, saying, before the LORD.

34 When ye be come into the land of 19 And the priest shall offer the sin-of- || Canaan, which I give to you for a possesfering, and make an atonement for him sion, and I put the plague of leprosy in a that is to be cleansed from his unclean | house of the land of your possession ; ness; and afterward he shall kill the burnt- || 35 And he that owneth the house shall dering.

come and tell the priest, saying, It seem20 And the priest shall oífer the burnt-eth to me there is as it were a plague in oficring, and the meat-offering upon the i the house : altar: and the priest shall make an atone- 56 Then the priest shall command that Ment for him, and he shall be clean. | they empty the house, before the priest go

21 And if he be poor, and cannot get into it to see the plaguie, that all that is in so much ; then he shall take one lamb for il the house be not made unclean; and aftera treenass-offering to be waved, to makeward the priest shall go in to see the house: an ataement for him, and one tenth-deal 37 And he shall look on the plague, and o fine flour mingled with oil for a meat- | belold, if the plague be in the walls of the offering, and a log of oil ;

mouse, with hollow strenks, greenishor red2 And two turtle-doves, or two young dish, which in sightare lower than the wall; Pigeons, such as he is able to get ; and the 38 Then the priest shall go out of the che shall be a sin-offering, and the other house to the door of the house, and shut a burnt-offering.

| up the house seven days: , And he shall bring them on the eighth | *39 And the priest shall come again the way for his cleansing unto the priest, unto Il seventh day, and shall look ; and behold,

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