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Plagues threatened
CHAP. XXVI.

for disobedience. 21 And if ye walk contrary unto then shall the land rest, and enjoy her me,

and will not hearken unto me; I sabbaths. will bring seven times more plagues 35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall upon you according to your sins. rest; because it did not rest in your

09 I will also send wild beasts among sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it. you, which shall rob you of your chil 36 And upon them that are left dren, and destroy your cattle, and alive of you I will send a faintness make you few in number; and your into their hearts in the lands of their high ways shall be desolate.

enemies; and the sound of a shaken 23 And if ye will not be reformed leaf shall chase them; and they shall by me by these things, but will walk fee, as fleeing from a sword; and they contrary unto me;

shall fall when none pursueth. 94 Then will I also walk contrary 37 And they shall fall one upon anounto you, and will punish you yet ther, as it were before a sword, when seven times for your sins.

none pursueth: and ye shall have no 25 And I will bring a sword upon power to stand before your enemies. you, that shall avenge the quarrel of my 38 And ye shall perish among the corenant: and when ye are gathered heathen, and the land of your enemies together within your cities, I will send shall eat you up. the pestilence among you; and ye shall 39 And they that are left of you be delivered into the hand of the enemy. shall pine away in their iniquity iv

26 And when I have broken the staff your enemies' lands; and also in the of your bread, ten women shall bake iniquities of their fathers shall they your bread in one oven, and they shall pine away with them. deliver you your bread again by weight: 40 If they shall confess their iniand ye shall eat, and not be satisfied. quity, and the iniquity of their fathers,

27. And if ye will not for all this with their trespass which they treshearken unto me, but walk contrary passed against me, and that also they unto me;

have walked contrary unto me; 28 Then I will walk contrary unto 41 And that I also have walked you also in fury; and I, even I, will contrary unto them, and have brought chastise you seven times for your sins. them into the land of their enemies;

29 And ye shall eat the flesh of if then their uncircumcised hearts be your sons, and the flesh of your daugh- humbled, and they then accept of the ters shall ye eat.

punishment of their iniquity : 30 And I will destroy your high 42 Then will I remember my coveplaces, and cut down your images, and nant with Jacob, and also my covecast your carcases upon the carcases nant with Isaac, and also my coveof your idols, and my soul shall ab- nant with Abraham will I remember;

and I will remember the land.

43 waste, and bring your sanctuaries un- and shall enjoy her sabbaths, while to desolation, and I will not smell the she lieth desolate without them: and savour of your sweet odours. they shall accept of the punishment of

32 And I will bring the land into their iniquity: because, even because desolation : and your enemies which they despised my judgments, and bedwell therein shall be astonished at it. cause their soul abhorred my statutes.

33 And I will scatter you among 44 And yet for all that, when they the heathen, and will draw out a sword be in the land of their enemies, I will after you: and your land shall be de- not cast them away, neither will I absolate, and your cities waste.

hor them, to destroy them utterly, and 34 Then shall the land enjoy her to break my covenant with them: for sabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, I am the Lord their God. and ye be in your enemies' land, even 45 But I will for their sakes remem

hor you.

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Laws respecting vows.

LEVITICUS, ,

Of things dedicated. ber the covenant of their ancestors, the exchange thereof shall be holy. whom I brought forth out of the land 11 And if it be any unclean beast, of Egypt in the sight of the heathen, of which they do not offer a sacrifice that I might be their God: I am unto the LORD, then he shall present the LORD.

the beast before the priest: 46 These are the statutes and judg 12 And the priest shall value it, whements and laws, which the Lord made ther it be good or bad: as thou valuest between him and the children of Israel it, who art the priest, so shall it be. in mount Sinai by the hand of Moses. 13 But if he will at all redeem it, CHAP. XXVII.

then he shall add a fifth part thereof 1 He that maketh a singular row must be the unto thy estimation.

Lord's, 3 The estimution of the person. 9 14 And when a man shall sanctify Of a benst giren hy row. 14 Of u house. of a field, and the redemption thereof. 28 No his house to be holy unto the LORD, deruted thing may be redeemed. 32 The tithe then the priest shall estimate it, whemay not be chunged.

ther it be good or bad: as the priest And the Lord spake unto Moses, shall estimate it, so shall it stand. saying,

15 And if he that sanctified it will re2 Speak unto the children of Israel, deem his house, then he shall add the and say unto them, When a man shall fifth part of the money of thy estimamake a singular vow, the persons shall tion unto it, and it shall be his. be for the LORD by thy estimation. 16 And if a man shall sanctify unto

3 And thy estimation shall be of the the Lord some part of a field of his male from twenty years old even unto possession, then thy estimation shall sixty years old, even thy estimation be according to the seed thereof: an shall be fifty shekels of silver, after homer of barley seed shall be valued the shekel of the sanctuary.

at fifty shekels of silver. 4 And if it be a female, then thy es 17 If he sanctify his field from the timation shall be thirty shekels. year of jubile, according to thy esti

5 And if it be from five years old mation it shall stand. even unto twenty years old, then thy 18 But if he sanctify his field after estimation shall be of the male twenty the jubile, then the priest shall reckon shekels, and for the female ten shekels. unto him the money according to the

6 And if it be from a month old even years that remain, even unto the year unto five years old, then thy estimation of the jubile, and it shall be abated shall be of the male five shekels of sil- from thy estimation. ver, and for the female thy estimation 19 And if he that sanctified the field shall be three shekels of silver. will in any wise redeem it, then he

7. And if it be from sixty years old shall add the fifth part of the money and above ; if it be a male, then thy of thy estimation unto it, and it shall estimation shall be fifteen shekels, and be assured to him. for the female ten shekels.

20 And if he will not redeem the field, 8 But if he be poorer than thy esti- or if he have sold the field to another mation, then he shall present himself man, it shall not be redeemed any more. before the priest, and the priest shall 21 But the field, when it goeth out value him; according to his ability in the jubile, shall be holy unto the that vowed shall the priest value him. LORD, as a field devoted; the possess

9 And if it be a beast, whereof men ion thereof shall be the priests. bring an offering unto the LORD, all 22 And if a man sanctify unto the that any man giveth of such unto the LORD a field which he hath bought, LORD shall be holy.

which is not of the fields of his pos10 He shall not alter it, nor change session; it, a good for a bad, or a bad 23 Then the priest shall reckon unfor a good: and if he shall at all to him the worth of thy estimation, change beast for beast, then it and even unto the year of the jubile: and

God commandeth Moses

NUMBERS, I.

to number the people. he shall give thine estimation in that every devoted thing is inost holy unto day, as a holy thing unto the Lord. the LORD.

94 In the year of the jubile the field 29 None devoted, which shall be shall return unto him of whom it was devoted of men, shall be redeemed; bought, even to him to whom the pos- but shall surely be put to death. session of the land did belong.

30 And all the tithe of the land, 25 And all thy estimations shall be ac- whether of the seed of the land, or of cording to the shekel of the sanctuary: the fruit of the tree, is the LORD's: it twenty gerahs shall be the shekel. is holy unto the LORD.

26 Only the firstling of the beasts, 31 And if a man will at all redeem which should be the Lord's firstling, ought of his tithes, he shall add thereto no man shall sanctify it, whether it be the fifth part thereof. ox, or sheep: it is the Lord's.

32 And concerning the tithe of the 27 And if it be of an unclean beast, herd, or of the flock, even of whatsothen he shall redeem it according to ever passeth under the rod, the tenth thine estimation, and shall add a fifth shall be holy unto the LORD. part of it thereto: or if it be not re 33 He shall not search whether it be deemed, then it shall be sold accord- good or bad, neither shall he change ing to thy estimation.

it: and if he change it at all, then 28 Notwithstanding no devoted both it and the change thereof shall thing that a man shall devote unto the be holy; it shall not be redeemed. LORD of all that he hath, both of man 34 These are the commandments, and beast, and of the field of his pos- which the LORD commanded Moses session, shall be sold or redeemed : for the children of Israelin mount Sinai.

The Fourth Book of MOSES, called NUMBERS.
CHAP. I.

6 Of Simeon; Shelumiel the son of 1 God coramandeth Moses to number the people.

Zurishaddai. 5 The princes of the tribes. 17 The number of every tribe.

47 The Lerites are exempted 7 Of Judah; Nahshon the son of for the service of the Lord.

Amminadab. And the Lord spake unto Moses 8 Of Issachar; Nethaneel the son in the wilderness of Sinai, in the ta- of Zuar. bernacle of the congregation, on the 9 Of Zebulun; Eliab the son of first day of the second month, in the Helon. second year after they were come out 10 Of the children of Joseph: of of the land of Egypt, saying, Ephraim; Elishama the son of Am

2 Take ye the sum of all the congre- mihud: of Manasseh; Gamaliel the gation of the children of Israel, after son of Pedahzur. their families, by the house of their fa 11 Of Benjamin; Abidan the son thers, with the number of their names, of Gideoni. every male by their polls;

12 Of Dan; Ahiezer the son of 3 From twenty years old and up- Ammishaddai. ward, all that are able to go forth to 13 Of Asher; Pagiel the son of war in Israel: thou and Aaron shall Ocran. number them by their armies.

14 Of Gad; Eliasaph the son of 4 And with you there shall be a man Deuel. of every tribe; every one head of the 15 Of Naphtali; Ahira the son of house of his fathers.

Enan. 5 And these are the names of the 16 These were the renowned of the men that shall stand with you: of the congregation, princes of the tribes of tribe of Reuben; Elizur the son of their fathers, heads of thousands in Shedeur.

Israel.

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The men fit for war
NUMBERS,

are numbered
17 And Moses and Aaron took threescore and fourteen thousand and
these men which are expressed by six hundred.
their names :

28 Of the children of Issachar, by 18 And they assembled all the con- their generations, after their families, gregation together on the first day of by the house of their fathers, accord the second month, and they declared ing to the number of the names, from their pedigrees after their families, by twenty years old and upward, all that the house of their fathers, according to were able to go forth to war; the number of the names, from twenty 29 Those that were numbered of years old and upward, by their polls. them, even of the tribe of Issachar,

19 As the Lord commanded Mo- were fifty and four thousand and four ses, so he numbered them in the wil- hundred. derness of Sinai.

So Of the children of Zebulun, by 20 And the children of Reuben, Is- their generations, after their families, rael's eldest son, by their generations, by the house of their fathers, accordafter their families, by the house of ing to the number of the names, from their fathers, according to the number twenty years old and upward, all that of thenames, by their polls, every inale were able to go forth to war; from twenty years old and upward, all 31 Those that were numbered of that were able to go forth to war; them, even of the tribe of Zebulun,

21 Those that were numbered of were tisty and seven thousand and fous them, even of the tribe of Reuben, hundred. re'ere forty and six thousand and five 32 Of the children of Joseph, hundred.

namely, of the children of Ephraim, by 22 [ Of the children of Simeon, by their generations, after their families, their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, accord by the house of their fathers, those ing to the number of the names, from that were numbered of them, accord twenty years old and upward, all that ing to the number of the names, by were able to go forth to war; their polls, every male from twenty 33 Those that were numbered of years old and upward, all that were them, even of the tribe of Ephraim, able to go forth to war;

were forty thousand and tive hundred. 23 Those that were numbered of 34 Of the children of Manasseh, them, even of the tribe of Simeon, by their generations, after their famiwere fifty and nine thousand and three lies, by the house of their fathers, achundred.

cording to the number of the names, 24 Of the children of Gad, by their from twenty years old and upward, ali generations, after their families, by that were able to go forth to war; the house of their fathers, according 35 Those that were numbered of to the number of the names, from them, even of the tribe of Manasseh, twenty years old and upward, all that were thirty and two thousand and two were able to go forth to war;

hundred. 25 Those that were numbered of 36 I Of the children of Benjamin, them, even of the tribe of Gad, were by their generations, after their famiforty and five thousand six hundred lies, by the house of their fathers, acand fifty.

cording to the number of the names, 26 [Of the children of Judah, by from twenty years old and upward, al] their generations, after their families, that were able to go forth to war; by the house of their fathers, accord 37 Those that were numbered of ing to the number of the names, from them, even of the tribe of Benjamin, twenty years old and upward, all that were thirty and five thousand and four were able to go

hundred. 27 Those that were numbered of 38 Of the children of Dan, by them, even of the tribe of Judah, were their generations, after their families,

forth to war;

The men of war numbered. CHAP. II.

The order of the tribes. by the house of their fathers, accord- vessels thereof; and they shall minising to the number of the names, from ter unto it, and shall encamp round twenty years old and upward, all that about the tabernacle. were able to go forth to war;

51 And when the tabernacle setS9 Those that were numbered of teth forward, the Levites shall take it them, eten of the tribe of Dan, were down: and when the tabernacle is to threescore and two thousand and seven be pitched, the Levites shall set it

up: humdred.

and the stranger that cometh nigh 40 ( Of the children of Asher, by shall be put to death. their generations, after their families, 52 And the children of Israel shall by the house of their fathers, accord- pitch their tents, every man by his own ing to the number of the names, from camp, and every man by his own standtwenty years old and upward, all that ard, throughout their hosts. were able to go forth to war;

53 But the Levites shall pitch round 41 Those that were numbered of about the tabernacle of testimony, them, even of the tribe of Asher, were that there be no wrath upon

the conforty and one thousand and five gregation of the children of Israel: hundred.

and the Levites shall keep the charge 42 [ Of the children of Naphtali, of the tabernacle of testimony. throughout their generations,after their 54 And the children of Israel did families, by the house of their fathers, according to all that the LORD comaccording to the number of the names, manded Moses, so did they. from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;

CHAP. II. 43 Those that were numbered of The order of the tribes in their tents. • } them, even of the tribe of Naphtali

, And the LORD spake unto Moses were fifty and three thousand and four and unto Aaron, saying, hundred.

2 Every man of the children of Is44 These are those that were num rael shall pitch by his own standard, bered, which Moses and Aaron num with the ensign of their father's house: bered, and the princes of Israel, being far off about the tabernacle of the contwelve men: each one was for the gregation shall they pitch. house of his fathers.

3 And on the east side toward the 45 So were all those that were num-rising of the sun shall they of the bered of the children of Israel, by the standard of the camp of Judah pitch house of their fathers, from twenty throughout their armies : and Nahshon years old and upward, all that were the son of Amminadab shall be capable to go forth to war in Israel; tain of the children of Judah.

46 Even all they that were numbered 4 And his host, and those that were were six hundred thousand and three numbered of them were threescore and thousand and five hundred and fifty. fourteen thousand and six hundred.

47 | But the Levites after the tribe 5 And those that do pitch next unto of their fathers were not numbered him shall be the tribe of Issachar: and

Nethaneel the son of Zuar shall be 48 For the LORD bad spoken unto captain of the children of Issachar. Moses, saying,

6 And his host, and those that were 49 Only thou shalt not number the numbered thereof, were fifty and four tribe of Levi, neither take the sum of thousand and four hundred. them among the children of Israel : 7 Then the tribe of Zebulun: and

50 But thou shalt appoint the Le- Eliab the son of Helon shall be capvites over the tabernacle of testimony, tain of the children of Zebulun. and over all the vessels thereof, and 8 And his host, and those that were over all things that belong to it: they numbered thereof, were fifty and seven shall bear the tabernacle, and all the thousand and four hundred:

among them.

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