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78 The sacrifices and ceremonies EXODUS: of consecrating the priests. Take one young bullock, and two rams and Aaron and his sons shall put theit without blemish,
hands upon the head of the ram. 2 And unleavened bread, and cakes im- 20 Then shalt thou kill the ram, and leavened tempered with oil, and wafers take of his blood, and put it upon the tip nnleavened anointed with oil: of wheaten of the right ear of Aaron, and upon the flour shalt thou make them.
tip of the right ear of his sons, and upon 3 And thou shalt put them into one bas- the thumb of their right hand, and upon ket, and bring them in the basket, with the great toe of their right foot, and the bullock and the two rams.
sprinkle the blood upon the altar round 4 And Aaron and his sons thou shalt | about. bring unto the door of the tabernacle of 21 And thou shalt take of the blood the congregation, and shalt wash them that is upon the altar, and of the anoint. with water.
ing oil, and sprinkle it upon Aaron, and 5 And thou shalt take the garments, | upon his garments, and upon his sons, and and put upon Aaron the coat, and the upon the garments of his sons with him : robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the and he shall be hallowed, and his garbreast-plate, and gird him with the curi- ments, and his sons, and his sons garments ous girdle of the ephod:
with him. 6 And thou shalt put the mitre upon 22 Also thou shalt take of the ram the his head, and put the holy crown upon the fat and the rump, and the fat that covermitre.
eth the inwards, and the caul above the 7 Then shalt thou take the anointing liver, and the two kidneys, and the fat oil, and
upon his head, and anoint that is upon them, and the right shoulhim.
der; for it is a ram of consecration: 8 And thou shalt bring his sons, and 23 And one loaf of bread, and one cake put coats upon them.
of oiled bread, and one wafer out of the 9 And thou shalt gird them with gir-basket of the unleavened bread, that is dles (Aaron and his sons) and put the bon before the LORD. pets on them; and the priest's office shall 24 And thou shalt put all in the hands be theirs for a perpetual statute: and thou of Aaron, and in the hands of his sons ; shalt consecrate Aaron and his sons. and shalt wave them for a wave-offering
10 And thou shalt cause a bullock to be before the LORD. brought before the tabernacle of the con- 25 And thou shalt receive them of their gi'egation; and Aaron and his sons shall put hands, and burn them upon the altar for their hands upon the head of the bullock. a burnt-offering, for a sweet savour before
11 And thou shalt kill the bullock be- the LORD : it is an offering made by fire fore the LORD, by the door of the taber- unto the LORD. nacle of the congregation.
26 And thou shalt take the breast of the 12 And thou shalt take of the blood of ram of Aaron's consecration, and wave it the bullock, and put it upon the horns of for a wave-offering before the LORD: and the altar with thy finger, and pour all the it shall be thy part. blood beside the bottom of the altar. 27 And thou shalt sanctify the breast
13 And thou shalt take all the fat that of the wave-offering, and the shoulder of covereth the inwards, and the caul that is the heave-ofiering, which is waved, and above the liver, and the two kidneys, and which is heaved up of the ram of the conthe fat that is upon them, and burn them secration, even of That which is for Aaron, upon the altar.
and of that which is for his sons : 14 But the fiesh of the bullock, and 28 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons his skin, and his dung shalt thou bum by a statute for ever, from the children with fire without the camp: it is a sin- of Israel : for it is an heave-offering : and offering;
it shall be an heave-offering from the 15 Thou shalt also take one ram; and children of Israel of the sacrince of their Aaron and his sons shall put their hands peace-offerings, even their heave-offering upon the head of the ram.
unto the LORD. 16 And thou shalt slay the ram, and 29 And the holy garments of Aaron thou shalt take his blood, and sprinkle it shall be his sons after him, to be anointed round about upon the altar.
therein, and to be consecrated in them. 17 And thou shalt cut the ram in pieces, 30 And that son, that is priest in his and wash the inwards of him, and his stead, shall put them on seven days, when legs, and put them unto his pieces, and he cometh into the tabernacle of the coliunto his head.
gregation to minister in the holy place. 18 And thou shalt burn the whole ram 31 And thou shalt take the ram of the upon the altar: it is a burnt-offering unto consecration, and seethe his fiestr in the the Lord: it is a sweet savour, an offer-holy place. ing made by fire unto the LORD.
32 And Aaron and his sons eball eat the 19 And thou shalt take the other ram; Il flesh of the ram, and the bread that is in
The continual burnt-offering.
CHAP. XXX The ransom of souls. 79 the basket, by the door of the tabernacle 2 A cubit shall be the length thereof, of the congregation.
and a cubit the breadth thereof; four33 And they shall eat those things square shall it be ; and two cubits shall be wherewith the atonement was made, to the height thereof : the horns thereaf consecrate and to sanctify them : but a shall be of the same. stranger shall not eat thereof, because 3 And thou shalt overlay it with pure they are holy.
gold, the top thereof, and the sides there34 And if aught of the flesh of the con- of round about, and the horns thereof; secration, or of the bread, remain unto and thou shalt make vinto it a crown of the morning, then thou shalt burn the re- || gold round about. mainder with fire : it shall not be eaten, 4 And two golden rings shalt thou make because it is holy:
to it under the crown of it, by the two * And thus shalt thou do unto Aaron, corners thereof, upon the two sides of it and to his sons, according to all things shalt thou make it; and they shall be for which I have commanded thee: seven places for the staves to bear it withal. days shalt thou consecrate them.
5 And thou shalt make the staves of shit36 And thou shalt offer every day a bul- tim wood, and overlay them with gold. lock for a sin-offering for atonement; and 6 And thou shalt put it before the veil thou shalt cleanse the altar, when thou that is by the ark of the testimony, before hast made an atonement for it, and thou the mercy-seat that is over the testimo shalt anoint it, to sanctify it.
ny, where I will meet with thee. 37 Seven days thou shalt make an a- 7 And Aaron shall burn thercon sweet tonement for the altar, and sanctify it ; incense every morning: when he dresseth and it shall be an altar most holy : what- | the lamps, he shall burn incense upon it. soever toucheth the altar shall be holy. 8 And when Aaron lighteth the lamps
38 $ Now this is that which thou shalt at even, he shall burn incense upon it; offer upon the altar; two lambs of the a perpetual incense before the LORD, first year day by day continually. throughout your generations.
39 The one lamb thou shalt offer in the 9 Ye shåll offer no strange incense morning; and the other lamb thou shalt | thereon, lior buint-sacrifice, nor meat-ofoffer at even :
fering ; neither shall ye pour drink-offer40 And with the one lamb a tenth-deal | ing thereon. of flour mingled with the fourth part of an 10 And Aaron shall make an atonement bin of beaten oil; and the fourth part of upon the horns of it once in a year, with an hin of wine for a drink-offering the blood of the sin-offering of atone
41 And the other lamb thou shalt offer \ments: once in the year shall he make at eren, and shalt do thereto according to atonement upon it throughout your geredie meat-ofering of the morning, and ac- rations: it is most holy unto the Lord. Cording to the drink-offering thereof, for a 11 And the 'ORD spake unto Moses, sweet savour, an offering made by fire saying, unto the LORD.
12 When thou takest the sum of the 42 This shall be a continual burnt-of- || children of Israel after their number, then fering throughout your generations at the shall they give every man a ransom for his door of the tabernacle of the congregation soul unto the LORD, when thou numberbefore the LORD: where I will meet you est them: that there be no plague among to speak there unto thee.
them, when thou numberest them. 45 And there I will meet with the chil- 13 This they shall give, every one that dren of Israel, and the tabernacle shall be passeth among them that are numbered, Sanctified by my glory.
half a shekel, after the shekel of the sanc44 And I will sanctify the tabernacle of tuary: (a shekel is twenty gerahs :) an the congregation, and the altar: I will half shekelshall be the offering of the Lord. sanctify also both Aaron and his sons, to 14 Every one that passeth among them minister to me in the priest's office, that are numbered from twenty years old
45 ° And I will dwell among the chil- and above, shall give an offering unto the drun of Israel, and will be their God. LORD.
46 And they shall know that I am the 15 The rich shall not give more, and the LORD their God, that brought them forth poor shall not give less than half a shekel, Git of the land of Egypt, that I may dwell when they give an offering unto the LORD among them: I am the LORD their God. to make an atonement for your souls. CHAP. XXX.
16 And thou shalt take the atonement1 The altar of incense. 11 The ransom of money of the children of Israel, and shalt
Fouls. 18The laver. 22The holyanointing appoint it for the service of the taberna-
ND thou shalt make an altar to burn | memorial unto the children of Israel be
incense upon : of shittim wood shalt | fore the LORD, to make an atonement de make it.
for your souş.
90 The holy anointing oil. EXODUS.
Of the sabbath. 17 [ And the LORD spake unto Moses, 36 And thou shalt beat some of it very saying,
small, and put of it before the testimony 18 l'hou shalt also make a laver of brass, in the tabernacle of the congregations and his foot also of brass, to wash withal : where I will meet with thee: it shall be and thou shalt put it between the taber- unto you most holy : nacle of the congregation and the altar, 37 And as for the perfume which thau and thou shalt put water therein.
shalt make, ye shall not make to yourselves 19 For Aaron and his sons shall wash according to the composition thereof: it their hands and their feet thereat: shall be unto thee holy for the LORD,
20 When they go into the tabernacle of 38 Whosoever shall make like unto the congregation, they shall wash with wa- | that, to smell thereto, shall even be cut ter, that they die not: or when they come off from his people. near to the altar to minister, to burn offer
CHAP. XXXI. ing made by fire unto the LORD:
2 Bezaleel and Aholiab are called for the 21 So they shall wash their hands and work of the tabernacle. 12 of the sabtheir feet, that they die not: and it shall buih. 18 Moses receiveth the two tablez. be a statute for ever to them, been tobim AND the Lord spake unto Moses,
29 See, I have called by name Beza22 | Moreover the Lord spake unto leel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the Moses, saying,
tribe of Judah : 23 Take thou also unto thee principal 3 And I have filled him with the spirit spices, of pure myrrh five hundred shekels, of Gol, in wisdom, and in understanding, and of sweet cinnamon half so much, even and in knowledge, and in all manner of two hundred and fifty shekels, and of sweet workmanship, calamus two hundred and fifty shekels, 4 To devise cunning works, to work in
24 And of cassia five hundred shekels, gold, and in silver, and in brass, after the shekel of the sanctuary, and of 5 And in cutting of stones to set them, oil-olive an hin:
and in carving of timber, to work in all 25 And thou shalt make it an oil of ho manner of workmanship. ly ointment, an ointment compound after 6 And I, behold, I have given with the art of the apothecary : it shall be an him Aholiab the son of Ahisamach, of holy anointing oil.
the tribe of Dan; and in the hearts of all 26 And thou shalt anoint the tabernacle that are wise-hearted I have put wisdom; of the congregation therewith, and the that they may make all that I have comark of the testimony,
manded thee: 27 And the table and all his vessels, 7 The tabernacle of the congregation, and the candlestick and his vessels, and and the ark of the testimony, and the the altar of incense,
mercy-seat that is thereupon, and all the 28 And the altar of burnt-offering with || furniture of the tabernacle, all his ressels, and the laver and his foot. 8 And the table and his furniture, and
29 And thou shalt sanctify them, that the pure candlestick with all bis furniture, they may be most holy : whatsoever and the altar of incense, toucheth them shall be holy,
9 And the altar of burnt-offering with 30 And thou shalt anoint Aaron and his all his furniture, and the laver and his foot, sons, and consecrate them, that they may 10 And the clothes of service, and the minister unto me in the priest's office. holy garments for Aaron the priest, and
31 And thou shalt speak unto the chil- || the garments of his sons, to minister in the dren of Israel, saying, This shall be an priest's office, holy anointing vil unto me, throughout 11 And the anointing oil, and sweet inyour generations.
cense for the holy place : according to all 32 Upon man's flesh shall it not be that I have commanded thee, shall they do poured, neither shall ye inake any other 12 And the Lord spake unto Moses, like it,' after the composition of it: it is saying, holy, and it shall be holy unto you.
13 Speak thou also wto the children of 33 Whosoever compoundeth any like it, Israel, saying, Verily my sabbaths ye or whoscererpytteth any of it upon a stran- shall keep: for it is a sign between me ger, shall even be cut off from his people. and you throughout your generations; that
34 4 And the LORD said unto Moses, | yc may know that I am the LORD that Take unto thee sweet spices, stacte, and doth sanctify you, onycha, and galbanum; these sweet spices 14 Ye shall keep the sabbath therefore : with pure frankmcense : of each shall for it is holy unto you. Every one that dethere be a like weight :
fileth it shail surely be put to death : for 35 And thou shalt make it a perfume, whosoever doeth any work therein, that a confection after the art of the apotheca- soul shall be cut off from among his people. ry, tempered together, pure and holy : 15 Six days may work be done, but in
iaron maketh a molten calf. CHAP. XXXII. Moses breaketh the trvo tables. 81 the seventh is the sabbath of rest, holy 10 Now therefore let me alone, that to the LORD: whosoever doeth any work my, wrath may wax hot against them, in the sabbath-day he shall surely be put and that I may consume them: and I to death.
will make of thee a great nation. 16 Wherefore the children of Israel shall 11 | And Moses besought the LORD keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath his God, and said, Lord, why doth thy throughout their generations, for a per-wrath wax hot against thy people, which petual covenant
thou hast brought forth out of the land of 17 It is a sign between me and the Egypt, with great power, and with a children of Israel for ever: for in six days mighty hand ? the LORD made heaven and earth, and 12 Wherefore should the Egyptians an the seventh day he rested and was re- speak and say, For mischief did he bring freshed.
them out, to slay them in the mountains, 18 1 And he gave unto Moses, when and to consume them from the face of he had made an end of communing with the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath, him upon mount Sinai, two tables of tes- and repent of this evil against thy people. timany, tables of stone, written with the 13 Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Isfinger of God.
rael thy servants, to whom thou swarest CHAP. XXXII.
by thine own self, and saidst unto them, 1 The people cause Aaron to make a calf. I will multiply your seed as the stars
19 Mtoses breaketh the tables. 25 The of heaven, and all this land that I have idolaters slain. 30 Moses prayeth for spoken of will I give unto your seed, and the people.
they shall inherit it for ever. the people saw that Moses And repented of the evil mount, the people gathered themselves 15 | And Moses turned, and went together unto Aaron, and said unto him, down from the mount, and the two tables Up, make us gods which shall go before of the testimony were in his hand : the us: for as for this Moses, the man that tables were written on both their sides ; brought us up out of the land of Egypt, on the one side and on the other were we wot not what is become of him. they written,
2 And Aaron said unto them, Break off 16 And the tables were the work of the golden ear-rings, which are in the ears God, and the writing was the writing of of your wives, of your sons, and of your God, graven upon the tables. daughters, and bring them unto me.
17 And when Joshua heard the noise 3 And all the people break off the gol- of the people as they shouted, he said den ear-rings which were in their ears, unto Moses, There is a noise of war in and brought them unto Aaron.
4 And he received them at their hand, 18 And he said, It is not the voice of and fashioned it with a graving tool, af- them that shout for mastery, neither is it ter he had made it a molten calf: and they the voice of them that cry for being oversaid, These be thy gods, O Israel, which come ; but the noise of them that sing do brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. I hear.
5 And when Aaron saw it, he built an 19 | And it came to pass as soon as he altar before it; and Aaron made proc- came nigh unto the camp, that he saw lamation, and said, To-morrow is a feast the calf, and the dancing: and Moses' to the LORD.
anger waxed hot, and he cast the tables 6 And they rose up early on the mor- out of his hands, and brake them beneath row, and offered burnt-offerings, and the mount. brought peace-offerings : and the people 20 s And he took the calf which they sat down to eat and to drink, and rose up || had made, and burnt it in the fire, and to play.
ground it to powder, and strewed it upon * TAnd the LORD said unto Moses, Go, the water, and made the children of Isget thee down : for thy people, which rael drink of it. thou broughtest out of the land of Egypt, 21 And Moses said unto Aaron, What hare corrupted themselves :
did this people unto thee, that thou hast 8 They have turned aside quickly out | brought so great a sin upon
them? of the way which I commanded them : 22 And Aaron said, Let not the anger they have made them a molten calf, and of my lord wax hot : thou knowest the have worshipped it, and have sacrificed people that they are set on mischief. thereunto, and said, These be thy gods, 23 For they said unto me, Make us O Israel, which have brought thee up out | gods which shall go before us: for as of the land of Egypt.
for this Moses, the man that brought us 9 And the LORD said unto Moses, I up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not have seen this people, and behold it is a what is become of him. stifi-necked people;
24 And I said unto them, Whosoever
82 The idolaters sluin,
EXODUS. God talketh with Moses. hath any gold, let them break it off: So 3 Unto a land flowing with milk and they gave it me: then I cast it into the honeyfor I will not go up in the midst fire, and there came out this calf. of thee; for thou art a stiff-necked people:
25 | And when Moses saw that the lest I consume thee in the way. people were naked (for Aaron had made 4 | And when the people hcard these them naked unto their shame, among evil tidings, they mourned: and no man their enemies :)
did put on him his ornaments. 26 Thren Moses stood in the gate of the 5 For the Lord had said unto Moses, camp, and said, Who is on the LORD's Say unto the children of Israel, Ye are a side ' let him come unto me. And all stiff-necked people : I will come up into the sons of Levi gathered themselves to the midst of thee in a moment, and congether unto him.
sume thee: therefore now put off thy or27 And he said unto them, Thus saith naments from thee, that I may know the LORD God of Israel, Put every man what to do unto thee. his sword by his side, and go in and out 6 And the children of Israel stripped from gate to gate throughout the camp, themselves of their ornaments, by the and slay every man his brother, and every mount Horeh. man his companion, and every man his 7 | And Moses took the tabernacle, and neighbour.
pitched it without the camp afar off from 28 And the children of Levi did ac- the camp, and called it the tabernacle of cording to the word of Moses: and there the congregation. And it came to pass, fell of the people that day about three that every one which sought the LORD, thousand men.
went out unto the tabernacle of the con29 For Moses had said, Consecrate gregation, which was without the camp. yourselves to-day to the LORD, even eve- 8 And it came to pass when Moses ry man upon his son, and upon his broth- went out unto the tabernacle, that all the er ; that he may bestow upon you a people rose up, and stood every man at blessing this day.
his tent-door, and looked after Moses, 30 | And it came to pass on the mor- until he was gone into the tabernacle. row, that Moses said unto the people, Ye 9 | And it came to pass, as Moses enhave sinned a great sin: and now I will tered into the tabernacle, the cloudy pilgo up unto the LORD; peradventure I lar descended, and stood at the door of shall make an atonement for your sin. the tabernacle, and the LORD talked
31 And Moses returned unto the LORD, with Moses. and said, Oh, this people have sinned a 10 And all the people saw the cloudy great sin, and have made them gods of pillar stand at the tabernacle door : and
all the people rose up and worshipped, 32 Yet now, if thou wilt, forgive their every man in his tent-door. sin: and if not, blot me, I pray thee, out 11 And the Lord spake unto Moses of thy book which thou hast written. face to face, as a man speaketh unto his
33 And the LORD said unto Moses, || friend. And he turned again into the Whosoever hath sinned against me, him camp ; but his servant Joshua the son of will I blot out of my book.
Nun, a young man, departed not out of 34 Therefore now go, lead the people the tabernacle. unto the place of which I have spoken un- 12 | And Moses said unto the LORD, to thee : behold, mine angel shall go be- See, thou sayest uito me, Bring up this fore thee: Nevertheless, in the day when people : and thou hast not let me know I visit, I will visit their sin upon them. whom thou wilt send with me. Yet thou
35 And the LORD plagued the people, hast said, I know thee by name, and thou because they made the calf which Aaron hast also found grace in my sight. made.
13 Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have CHAP. XXXIII.
found grace in thy sight, shew me now thy 1 The Lord refuseth to go with the peo- | way, that I may know thee, that I may
ple. 9 The Lord talketh with Moses. 12 find grace in thy sight : and consider that Moses desirein to sce the glory of God. this nation is thy people. A partrende og opstience a motosesid pole
14 And he said, My presence shall go part and go up hence, thou and the with thee, and I will give thee rest. people which thou hast brought up out of 15 And he said unto him, If thy presthe land of Egypt, unto the land which I ence go not with me, carry us not up sware unto Abraliam, to Isaac, and to hence. Jacob, saying, Unto thy seed will I give 16 For wherein shall it be known here it:
that I and thy people have found grace 2 And I will send an angel before thee; | in thy sight? Is it not in that thou goest and I will drive out the Canaanite, the with us? So shall we be separated, I and Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Periz- thy people, from all the people that are zite, the Hivite, and the Jebu site : upon the face of the earth.