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morint, and the mount burned with fire ; and first, and come up unto me into the moum, the two tables of the covenant were in my and make the an ark of wood. two hands.

2 And I will write on the tables the words 16 And I looked, and, behold, ye bad sin- that were in the first lahles which thou bra. ned against the LORD your God, and had kest, and thou shalt put il:em in the ark. made you a molten calf: ye had turned aside 3 And I made an ark of shitlim-wood, and quickly out of the way which the LORD bad hewed two tables of stone like unto the first, commanded you.

and went up into the mount, having the 17 And I took the two tables, and cast two lables in mine hand. them out of my two bands, and brake them 4 And he wrote on the tables, according before your eyes.

to the first writing, the ten commandments, 18 And I fell down before the LORD, as wliich the LORD spake un: ya mite at the first, forty days and forty nights: I mount, out of the midst of the fire in the day did neither eat bread nor drink water, be- of the assembly: and the LORD gave ibero cause of all your sins which ye sinned, in do- unto me. ing wickedly in the sight of the LORD, to 5 And I turned inyself, and came down pruvoke himn to anger.

from the inount, and put the tables in the 19 (For I was afraid of the anger and hot ark which I had made ; and there they be, dispieasure where with the LORD was wroth as the LORD commanded me. against you to destroy you.) But the Lord 6 | And the children of Israel took their nearkened unto me at that time also. journey from Beeroth of the children of

20 And the LORD was very angry with Jaakan to Mosera: there Aaron died, and Aaron to have destroyed him: and I prayed there lie was buried ; and Eleazar his son fur Aæon also the same time.

ministered in the priest's office in his 21 Aud I took your sin, the calf which stead. ve had made, and burut it with fire, and 7 From thence they journeyed unto Gud stamped it, and ground it very small, even un- godah; and from Gudgvdah"10 Jothathi, a til it ivas as small as dust: and I cast the dust land of rivers of waters. Hiereof into the brook that descended out of 3 | At that time the LORD separated the the mount.

tribe of J.evi, lo bear the ark of the covenant 22 And at Taberal, and at Massah, and of the Lorý, to stand before the LORD 10 at Kibroth-lattaavah, ye provoked the LORD minister unto liim, and to bless in his name, to wrath.

unto this day. 23 Likewise when the Lord sent you from 9 Wherefore Levi hath no part nor iulier. Kadest-barnea, saying, Go up and possessitance with his brethren; the Lord is his the land which I have given you; then ye inlieritance, according as the LORD thy God rebelled against the commandment of the promised liim. LORD your God, and ye believed him not, 10 | And I stayed in the mount, accord. nor hearkened to his voice.

ing to the first time, forty days and forty 24 Ye have been rebellious against the nights; and the Lord hearkened unto ma Lord from the day that I knew you. at that time also, and the LORD would not

25 Thus I fell down before the Lord forty destroy thee. days and foriy nights, as I fell down at the 11 And the Lord said unto me, Arise, first; because the Lord had said he would take thy journey before the people, that they destroy you.

may go in and possess the land which 26 I prayed therefore unto the LORD, and sware unto their fathers to give unto them. said. O'LORD God, destroy not thy people,

12 11 And now, Israel, what doth the LORD And thine inheritance, which thou hast reiny God require of thee, but to fear the LORD deemed through thy greatness, which thou thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love hast brought forth out of Egypt with a migh- him, and to serve the Lord thy God with all ly baud.

thy heart, and willi all elny soul. 27 Remember thy servants, Abraham, 13 To keep the comino'ndments of the laaac, and Jacob: look not unto the sub-Lord, and his statutes, wiich I command pornness of this people, nor to their wicked- thee this day for thy good ? ness, nor to their sin ;

14 Behold, the heaven, and the heavenof 28 Lest the land whence thou broughtest heavens, is the Lord's thy God, the earth us out say, Because the LORD was not able also, with all that therein is. to bring thein into the land which he pro 15 Only the Lord had a delight in thy fa. mised thein, and because he hated them, he thers to love them, and he chose their seed hath brought them out to slay them in the after them, even you above all people, as it wilderness.

is this day. 29 Yet they are thy people, and thine in 16 Circumcise therefore the foreskin of heritance, which thou brouglitest out by thy your heart, and be no mrre stifl-necked. mighty power, and hy uhy stretched-out 17 For the Lord your God is God al

gods, and LORD) of lords, a greal God, CHAP. X.

miglity and a terrible, which regardeh how AT persones en Luakeste crew and; Thee wo tables of stone like wtu thel 18 He duth execute the judgment of the


fatherless and vluwe und loveth the stran 14 That I will give you the rain of your ger, in giving him fova and raiment. land in his due season, the first rain, and the

19 Love ye therefore the stranger: for ye latter rain, that thou mayest gather in thy were strangers in the land of Egypt. corn, and thy wine, and thine oil.

0 Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God; 15 And I will send grass in thy fields for him sisalt thou serve, and to him shalt thou thy catile, that thou mayest eat, and be cleave, and swear by his name.

full. 21 He is thy praise, and he is thy God, 16 Take heed to yourselves, that your heart that hath done for thee these great and ter- be not deceived, and ye turn aside, and serre rible things which thine eyes have seen. other gods, and worship them;

22 Thy fathers went down into Egypt with 17 And then the LURB's wrath be kindled threescore and ten persons; and now the against you, and he shut up the heaven, that LORD thy God hath made ihee as the stars there be no rain, and that the land yield not of heaven for multitud

her fruit, and lest ye perish quickly from oft CHAP, XI.

the good land which the LORD giveth you. THEREFORE thou shalt love the Lor! 18 11 Therefore shall yo lay up these my

thy God, and keep his charge, and his words in your heart, and in your soul, and Hatutes, and his judgments, and lis com- bind them for a sign upon your hand, that mandments, always.

they may be as frontlets between your eyes. 2 And know ye this day: for I speak not 19 And ye shall teach them your children, with your childrea which have not known, speaking of them whien thou sittest in thiné and waich have not seen the clastisement of house, and when thou walkest by the way, the LORD your God, his greatness, bis migh- when thou liest down, and when thou risestup: ly hand, and vis stretched-out arm, 20 And thou sha'i write them upon the door

3 And his miracles, and liis acts, which he posts of thine house, and upon ihy gates : did in the midst of Egypt, unto Pharaoh the 21 That your days may be inultiplied, and hing of Egypt, and unto all his land; the days of your children, in the land which

4 And what he did unto the army of the Lord sware unto your fathers to give Egypi, unto their horses, and to their cha-them, as the days of heaven upon the earth. riols: how he made the water of the Red 22 ! For if ye shall diligently keep all these sea ió overflow them as they pursued after commandments which I coinmand you, to you, and how the Lord hak destroyed them do them, to love the LORD your God, io walk incoll.is day.

in all his ways, and to cleave unto him ; 5 And what he did unto you in the wil 3 Then will the LORD drive out all these derness, until ye caine into this place; nations from before you, and ye shall possess

6 And what he did unto Dathan and Abi- greater nations and mightier than yourselves. ram, the sons of Eliab), the son of Reuben : 2+ Every place whereon the soles of your how the eartii opened her mouth, and swal- feet shall treau shall be yours: from the wij. lowed them up, and their households, and derness, and Lebanon, from the river, the their lens, and all the substance that was river Euphrates, even unto the ultermost sea, in their possession, in the midst of all Israel. shall your coast be.

7 But your eyes have seen all the great 25 There shall no man be able to stand acts of the LORD which he did.

before you: for the LORD your God shall 3 Therefore shali ye keep all the com- lay the fear of you, and the dread of you, mandments which I command you this day, upon all the land that ye shall trend upon, that ye may be strong, and go in and pos- as he had said unto you. sess ilie land whither ye go to possess it ; 26 $ Behold, I set before you this day

9 And Uzat ye may prolong your days in a blessing and a curse : the land which the LORD sware unto your 27 A blessing if ye obey the commandfatbers to give unto them, and to their seed, ments of the LORD your God, which I coma land that flowell with milk and honey. mand you this day :

10 1 For the land whither thou goest in 28 Ånd a curse, if ye will not obey the to possess it, is not as the land of Egypt, commandments of the LORD your Gol, but from whence ye came out, where thou sow-turn aside out of the way which I command edst thy seed, and wateredst it will thy foot, you this day, to go aster other gods, which as a garden of herbs;

ye have noi known. 11°But the land, whither ye go to possess 29 And it shall come to pass, when the it, is a land of bills and valleys, and driuk- LORD thy God bath brought thee in unto eth water of the rain of heaven;

the land whither thou goest to possess it, that 12 A land which the Lord thy God careth dhou shalt put the blessing upon mount Ge. for: the eyes of the Lord thy God are al-rizim, and the curse upon mount Ebal. ways upon it, from the beginning of the 30 Are they not on ile other side Jordan, year, ever unto the end of the year. by the way where the sun goeth down, in

13' 1 And it shall come to pass, if ye shall the land of the Canaanites, which dweli in pearken dirigently unto my commandments, the champaign over against Gilgal, beside which I command you this day, to love the the plains of Moreh? LORD your God, and to serve him withi 31 For ye shall pass over Jordan, to go in all your heart, and with all your soul, Ito possess the land which the LORD your

God giveth you, and ye shall possess it, and lusteth after, according to the blessing of the dwell therein.

LORD thy God which he hath given thee : 32 And ye shall observe to do all the sta- the unclean and the clean may eat thereof, lutes and judgments which I set before you as of the roe-back, and as of the barı. this day.

16 Only ye shall not eat the blood; ye shall CHAP. XU.

pour it upon the earth as water. THESE are the statutes and judgments 17 1i Thou mayest not eat within thy gates

which ye shall observe to do in the the title of thy corn, or of thy wine, or of land which the Low God of thy fathers thy oil, or the firstlings of thy berds, or of giveth thee to possess it, all the days that this Rock, nor any of the vows which thiou ye live upon thie earthi.

vowest, nor thy free-will-offerings, or leave 2 Ye shall utterly destroy all the places offering of thine hand; wherein the nations which ye shall possess 18 But thou must eat them before the served their gods, upon the liigli mountains, LORD thy God in the place which the LORn andu; on the hills, and under every green tree.Hy God shall choose, thou, ard thy son, and

3 And ye shall overtlırow their allars, and thy daugliter, and thy man-servant, and thy hreak their pillars, and burn their groves naid-servant, and the Levice that is withii with, fire; and ye shall new down the graven lliy gates: and thou shalt rejoice before uie images of their gods, and destroy the names LORD lliy God in all ihal tliou pullest thin of them out of that place.

liands unto. 4 1 Ye shall not do so unto the LORD your 191 Take lieed to thiyself that thou for God.

sahe not the Levite as long as thou livest up 5 But unto the place which the LORD your on the earlli, God shall choose out of all your tribes to pu: 209 Worn the LORD!!1y God shall en iis name there, eren unio his habitation large thy boucler, as lie lat promised thre siia il ve seek, and thither thou shall come: and thou shalt say, I will eat lleli. (because

ti And thither ye shall bring your burnt- thy soul longeth io eat flesh.) thou mayes offerings, and your sacrifices and your rithes, eat flesti, whatsoever thy soul lusteth arier. and heave-otierings of your band, and your If the place which the Lori) thy Gor vows, and your free-will-offerings, and the hath chosen to peiliis name there be ioo la firstlings of your herds and of your flocks : from lee, then thion shalt kill of thy herg

And there ve shall eat before the LORD and of thy flock, which the Lord liath gi your God; and ye sliall rejoice in all that ye ven thee, as I have cominandnd thee, ane pirt your liand unlo, ye and your households thou sliail eat in thy gates whatsoever is wherein the Lord thy God liath blessed the soul lusteth after.

8 Ye shall not do aster all the things that 22 Even as the roe-buck and the hart i we do here this day, every man whatsoever eaten, so thou shall eat thein ; the unclear is right in his own eyes.

and the clean shall eat of them alike. 9 For ye are not as yet come to the rest 23 Only be sure that thou eat not the and to the inheritance which the LORD your blood : for the blood is the life; and tl106 God giveth you.

imayest not eat the life with the flesh 10 But when ve go over Jordan. and dwell 4 Thou shall not eat it ; thou shalt pour in the land which the Lord your God givethit upon the earth as water. you to inherit, and when he giveth you rest 25 Thou slialı not cat it ; that it may ge from all your enemies round aboui, so that weli with thee, and with thiy children aree ye dwell in salety ;

thee, when thou shall do that which is riga 11 Then there shall be a place which the in the sight of the Lord. LORD your God shall choose to cause his 26 SÖn'y thy holy things which thou hast name to dwell there: thither shalı ye bring and Uy wous, thou shalt take, and go unic al! that I command you; your burnt-offer-lihe place which the Lord shall choose, ings, aui vour sacrifices, vour titles, and the And tvou shalt offer thy burnt-utterings, reave-offering of your liand, and all your ille flesh and the blood, upon the aliar of the choice vows which ye vow unto the Lor:. Lord thy God: and the blood of thy sacri.

1. And ye siiall rejoice before the Lord fices shall be poured out upon the altar of the your God, ve, and your cous and your daugh- Lord thy Goul, and thou shalt eat the flesh iers, and your men-servants, and your maid 28 Observe and hear all these words which servaots, and the Levite that is within your I command thee, that it may go well with gales ; forasmuch as lie ha:h iw pat nor in- thee, and with ihy children aller thee for heritance with you.

ever, when thou doext thut which is good 13 Take Weed to lliyself, that thou offer and right in the sight of the LORD thy God. not thy burn-offerings in every place that 29. When the LORD thy God shall cut off tou seest:

the nations from before diee, whiler hon 1+ Bu: ir the place which the Lorn shall goes to pocsess them, and thou succeedest choose in one othy cribes, there thou shalt them, and dwellest in their land; cffer thy burnt-ofle, ings, and there thou shall 30 Take leed 10 tyeels, that thou be no do all that I command thee.

snared loy botwing them, alirr that they he 159 Notwithstanding thou mayest kill and destroyed from belore thee; and that ihon eat thesla in all thy gates, wlaisvever thy soul enuuire not alies their gods, saying, 11on

lid these nations serve their gods? even so Let us go and serve other gods, which se vill I do likewise.

have not known; 31 Thou shalt not do so unto the LORD thy 14 Then shalt thou enquire, and make God: for every abomination to the Lord search, and ask diligently; and, behold, if it which he hateil have they done unto their be truth, and the thing certain, that such gods; for even their sons and their daugh- abomination is wrought among you: ers they have burnt in the fire to their 15 Thou shall surely smite the inhabilants pods.

of that city with the edge of the sword, de32 What thing soever I command you, stroying ít utterly, and all that is therein, observe to do it: thou shalt not add diere- and the cattle thereof, with the edge of the o, nor diminish from it.

sword. CHAP. XIII.

16 And thou shalt gather all the spoil of it 1.

there arise among you a prophet, or a into the midst of the street thereof, and shalt dreamer of dreams, and giveth ihee a sign burn with fire the city, and all the spoil there. or a wonder,

of every whit, for the Lord thy Ciod; and it 2 And the sign or the wonder come to shall be an heap for ever; ii sha!l not be pass, whereof be spake unto thee, saying, built again. Let us go after other gods, which thou hasi 17 And there shall cleave nought of the Dot known, and let us serve thein ;

cursed thing to thine hand : that the LORD 3 Thou shalt not hearken unto the words may turn from the fierceness of his anger, of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams : and shew thee mercy, and have compassion for the LORD your God provethi you, to upon thee, and multiply thee, as lie hath know whether ye love the LORD your God sworn unto thy fathers; with all your licart, and with all your soul. 19 When thou shall learken to the voice

4 Ye shall walk alier the Lord your God, of the Lord thy God, to keep all liis com and fear him, and keep lois commandments, inandments which I command thee this day, and obey bis voice, and ye shall serve him, to do that which is riglit in the eyes of the and cleave anto him.

LORD thy God. 5 And that prophct, or that dreamer of

CHAP. XIV. treams, shall be put to death; because he YE are the ciildren of the LORD your God. hath spoken to turn you away from the Ye shall not cut yourselves, nor make any LORD your God, whicli brought you out of baldness between your eyes for the dead : ihe land of Egypt, and redeemed you out of 2 For thou art an holy people unto the the house of bendage, lo thrust thee out Lord thy God,andu.e Lorubatıchosen thee of the way which the Lord thy God coin-to be a peculiar people unto himself, above manded thee to walk in : so shalt thou put all the nations that are upon the eartlı. the evil away from the midst of thee.

3 1 Thou shall not eat any abominable 6 1 If thy brother, the son of thy mother, thing. or thy son, or thy daughter, or the wife of 4 These are the beasts which ye shall eat thy bosom, or tly friend, which is as thine The ox, the sheep, and the goal, own soul, entice thee secretly, saying, Let 5 The lart, and the roe-buck, and the falals go and serve other gods, which thou last low-deer, and the wild goal, and the pygarg, not know, thou, nor thy fathers;

and the wild-ox, and the chamois. 7 Numely, of the gods of the people which 6 And every beast that parteth the hoof, are round about you, niglı into thee, or far and cleaveth de cleft into two claws, and off from thee, from the one end of the earth cheweth the cud among the beasts, that ye even unto the other end of the eartı ;

shall eat. 8 Thou shalt not consent unto him, nor 7 Nevertheless these ye shall not eat of nearken unto him ; neither shall thine eve then that chew the cud, or of thein that di pity him, neither shalt tliou spare, neittier vide the cloven hool; as the camel, and the shalt thou conceal lim;

hare, and the coney, for they chew the cud, 9 But thou shall surely kill him : thine hand but divide not the loot'; therefore they aré sha!! be first upon him to put him to death, unclean unto you. and alierwards the hand of all the people. 8 And the swine, because it divideth the

10 And ihou shalt stone liim with stones, llioor, yet cheweth not the cud, it is unclean that he die; because he bath sought to thrust unto you: ye shall not eat of their flesh, por thee away from the Lord thy God, which touch their dead carcase. brought thee out of the land of Egypt, fiom 9! These ye shall eat of all that are in the house of bondage.

the waters : All that have fins and scales 11 And all Israel shall bear, and fear, and shall ye eat. shall do no more any such wickeduess as this 10 And whatsoever hatlı rot Sins and scales is among you.

ye may not eat; it is unclean ante you. 12 4 If thou shalt hear say in one of thy 11 1 Of all clean birds ye shall eat. cities, which the LORD tliy God hath given 12 Bui these are they of which ye shall not toee to dwell there, saying,

eat : The eagle, and the ossitrage, and the 13 Certain inen, the children of Belial. are osprey, gone out from among you, and have with '13 And the glede, and tie kite, and the drawn the iuliabitants of their city, saying, vulture, after hiis kind,

14 And erery raven after his kind, again : but that which is thine . ith thy bro.

15 And the owl, and the night hawk, and thier thine band shall release ; the cuckvo. and the hawk, after his kind, 4 Save w'ben there shall be no poor among

16 I he little owl, and the great owl, and you; for the LORD shall greatly bless thiee the swan,

in the land which the Lord thy God giveth 17 And the pelican, and the gier-eagle, thee for an inheritance to possess it : and the corinorant,

5 Only if thou carefully learken into the 18 And the stork, and the heron after her voice of the Lord thy God. to observe to do kind, and the lapwing, and the bat. all these commandinents which I cominand

19 And every creeping thing that Nieth is thee this day. anciean unto sou: they shall not be eaten. 6 For the LORD thy God blesseth thee, as 20 Bit of all clean fowls ye may eat. he promised thee: and thou shalt lend unio

I! Ye shall not eal of any thing that di- many nations, but thou shall not borrow; eth of ieself: thou shalt give it unto the stran- and ihoa shalı reign over many vations, but ger that is in thy gates, that lie may eat it: they shall not reign over thee. or thou mavest sell it into an alien : for 911f there be among you a poor man of uhou url an boly people unto the Lord thy one of thy brethren within any of thy gates, God. Thou shalt not seetle a kid in his in liv land which the Lord thy God giveth inoiher's milk.

thep, thou shall not harden thine heart, nor 22 Thou shalt truly ithe all the increase shut thine hand from the poor brother; of thy seed, that the field bringeth forth yea: 8 But thou shalt open thine liand wide by vear.

unto liim, and shall surely lend him sufficient 3 And thou shalt eat before the LORD thy for his need, in that which he wantelhi. God, in the place which he shall choose to 9 Beware that there be not a thought in place his name there, the title of thy corn, thy wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, of thy wine, and of thine oil, and the first the year of release,' is at hand; and ihine lings of thy hierds and of thy Rocks; that eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou mayesi learn to fear the Lord thy God thou givest hini nouglit, and he cry unto the always.

Lord against thee, and it he sin unto thee. *** And if the wav be 100 long for thee, so 10 Thou shalt surely give him, and thine that thou art not able to carry it; or if the heart shall not be grieved when thou givest place be too far from thee, which the Lord anto him: hecause that for this thing the iny God shall choose to sei his name there, Lord thy God shall bless thee in all thy when the Lord thy God hath: blessed thee: works, and in all that lliou puttest thine hand

0,5 Then shalt thou turn it into money, unto. and bind up the money in thine hand, and 11 For the poor shall never cease out of the shalt go unto the place which the LORD thy land: therefore I commanditee, saying, Thou God shall choose:

shalt open thine hand wide unio lliy brother, 20 And thou shalt bestow that ironey for 10 thy poor, and to thy needy, in dlly laud. whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, 121 And if thy brother, an Hebrew man. or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or an llebrew woman, be sold unto thee, or for what never thy soul desireth: and thou and serve thee six years, then in the seventh sbalt eat there before the LORD thy God, and wear thou shalt let him go free from thee. thou shalt rejoice, tou, and thine house 13 And when thou sendest him our free hoid,

from thee, thou shall not let Lim go away 97 And the Levite that is within thy gates ; emple: thou shali pot forsahe liim : for be laih nó 14 Thou shalt furnish bin liberally out of purt nor inheritance will thee.

thy flock, and out of thy floor, and out of thy 8 Al the end of three years thou shall wine-piece: of that wherewith the Loritiy bring forth all the tithe of thine increase the God liath: blessed thee thou shalt give untohim. same year, and shalı lay it up within thy 15 And ihou shalt remember that thou fates:

wast a bond-man in the land of Egypt, and 9 And the Levite, (because he batli no the LORD thy God redeemed thee: wiere. part nor inheritance with thee,) and the fore I command thee this thing to-day: tranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, 16 And it shall be, if he say unto thee, I stich are within thy gates, sliall come, and will not go away from thee; (because ka shall eat and be satisfied ; that the LORD thy loveth thee and thine house, because he is God may bless thee in all the work of thine well viitli thee;) hand which thou doest.

17 Then thiou slialt lake an awl and thrust CHAP. XV.

it through his ear unto the door, and be shall A The make a released T the end of every seven years thou ise thy servant for ever: and also unto thy

maid-servant thou shall do likewise. 2 And this is the inanner of the release : 18 It shall not seein hard unto thee wten

very creditor that lendleth cught unto his thou sendest liim away free from thee; for le Qeighbour shall release it; he shall not es- hath been worth a double lired servant to act'it of his neiglıbour, or of his brother ; thce, in serving tliee six years, and i!le TRD because it is called the Lord's release. thy God shall bless thee in ail that thou dvest.

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