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ven unto the other; and there thou shall and as he nath sworn unto thy fathers, to erve other gods, which neither thou nor thy Abralam, to Isaac, and to Jacob. fathers have known, even wood and stone. 14 Neither with you only do I make this

65 And among these nalions shalt thou find covenant and this oath); no ease, neitiier shall the sole of thy foot 15 But with him that standeth here with have rest : but the LORD shallgive thee there us this day before the Lord our God,and also a trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and with him ihat is not here with us this day : sorrow of mind :

16 (For ve know low we liave dwelt in 66 And thy life shall hang in doubt before the land of Egypt, and how we came througla thee; and thou siialı fear day and night, and the nations which ye passed by ; shall have none assurance of thy life': 17. And ye have seen their abominations,

67 In the morning thou shall say, Would and their idols, wood and stone, silver and God it were even! and at even thou shalt say, gold, which were among them :) Would God it were morning! for the sear of 18 Lest there should be among ye man, tnine heart wherewilli thou shalt fear, and for or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see. turneth away this day from the Lond our

68 And the Lord shall bring thee into God, 10 go und serve the gods of these naEgypt again with shops, by the way whereoflions ; lest there should be among you a root I spake unto thee, Thou shalt see it 110 more that beareth gall and worinwood" ; again: and there ye shall be sold unto your 19 And it come lo pass, when he heareth Enemies for bond-men and bond-women, and the words of this curse, that he bless himself 30 man shall buy you.

in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, CHAP. XXIX.

though I walk in the imagination of mine are wbich the Lord commanded Moses to 20 The LORD will not spare lim : but then make with the children of Israel in the land the anger of the Lord and his jealousy shall of Moah, besides the covenant which he smoke against that man, and all the curses aade with them in Horeb.

that are written in this book shall lie upon 21 And Moses called unto all Israel, and him, and the Lord shall blot out liis name aid unto ther, Ye have seen all that the from under heaven. BOKD did before your eyes in the land of 21 And the LORD shall separate him unto Egypt, unto Pharanlı, and unto all his ser- evil out of all die tribes of Israel, according .ants, and unto all his land;

to all the curses of the covenant that are 3 The great temptations which thine eyes written in this book of the law: jave seen, the signs and those great miracles; 22 So that the generation to come of your

4 Yet the Lord hath not given you an children that shall rise up after you, and the jeart lo perceive, and eyes to see, and ears stranger that shall come from a far land; to bear, unto this day.

siial say, when they see the plagues of that 5 And I bave led you forty years in the land, and the sickness which the Lord Lack wilderness: your clothes are not waxen old laid upon it; upon you, and thy shoe is not waxen old 23 And that the whole land thereof is brim.

stone, and salt, und burning, that it is not 6 Ye have not eaten bread, neither have ye sown, nor beareth, nor any grass growth drunk wine or strong driok'; that ye miglu nerein, like the overthrow of Sodom and Goknow that I am the LORD your God. morrah, Admah and Zeboim, which the

1 And when ye came unto this place, Si. LORD orerthrewin his anger and in luis wratlı, bon the king of Hestibon, and Og the kiug 24 Even all nations shall say, Wherefore of Bashan, caine out against us unto battle, hath the Lord done tius unto this land? and we smote thein :

what meaneth the lieat of this great anger ? * Aad we took their land, and gave it for 25 Then men shall say, Because they have an inheritance unto the Reubeniles, and:o the forsaken the covenant of the LORD God of 'salites, and to the half-tribe of Manasseh. Wcir fathers, which he made with them,

9 Keep therefore the words of this cove when he brought then forth out of the land pant, and do them, that ye may prosper in for Egypt al that ye do.

20 For they went and served orher gods, 10 1 Ye stand this day all of yon before and worshipino them, gods whom they knew the Lord your God; your captains of your not, and whom lie liad not given unto them : tribes, your elders, and your ofiicers, with all 27 And the anger of the Lord was kin. the men of Israel,

dled against this land, to bring upon it all the 11 Your little ones, your wives, and thy curses that are written in this book : stranger thal is in thy camp, from the lewer 28 And the LORD rooted then out of their of thy' wood undo the drawer of thy water; land in anger, and in wrathi, and in great

12 That thou shouldest enter into covenant indignation, and cast them into another land, with the LORD tiy God, and into hisoatlıwhich as it is this day. the LORD thy God maketh with thee this day; 29 The secret things belong unto the LORD

13 That lie may establish thee to-day for our God; but those things which ort reveala people uuto himsell, and thut he may be led belong untu us, and to our children for «y. unto thee a God, as he hath said unto thee, les, that we may do all the words of this law.

spon thy foot.


God shall bless tliee in the land whither thou

sont les persone things are come upon thee, the blessing 17 But if thine heart turn away, so that and the curse, which I have set before thee, thou will not liear, but shalt he drawn away, and thou shalt call them to mind among all and worship olier gods, and serve them; Ine nations whither the Lord thy God laih 18 I denounce unto you this day, that ye driven thee,

shall surely perish, und tot ye sali 10 pro2 And shalt return unto the LORD thy Goul, long your days npon the land whither thou and shalt obey his voice, according to a!that passest over Jordan to go to possess it. I command ihee this day, thou, and thy 19 I call leaven and earth to record this children, with all thine hieait, and with all day against you, that I lave set before you thy soul;

llife and deathi, blessing and cursing : there3 That then the Lord thy God will turn Tore choose lilé, uiat bolli thou and thy seed lliy captivity, and have compassion upon may live; thee, and wiil return, and gather thee from 20 That thou mayest love the Lord thy all the nations whither die LORD thy God God, and that thou mayest obey his voice, bath scattered thee.

and that thou mayest cleave unto hiin; (for 4 If any of thine be driven out unto the he is thy life, and the length of thy days ;) yutmost parts of heaven, from thence will the that thou mayest dwell in the land which the Lord thy God gather thee, and from thence Lord sware unto thy fathers, to Atralian, will he fetch thee.

10 Isaac, and to Jacoh, to give them. 5 And the Lord thy God will bring thee

CHAP. XXXI. trou shalt possess it; and we will add AND. Moses went and spake tiese words

all good, and multiply thee above thy fathers. 2 And he said unto them, I am an hundred

6 And the LORD thy God will circumcise and twenty years old this day; I can no more thine heart, and the heart of thy seed, to love go out and come in: also the Lord liath said ine Lord thy God with all thine heart, and unto me, Thou shall not go over iliis Jordan. with all thy soul, that thou mayest live. 3 The Lord thy God, he will go over be.

7 And the LORD thy God will put all these fore thee, and he will destroy these nations curses upon thine enemies, and on them that from before thee, and thou shalt possess paie thee, which persecuted thee.

thern: and Joshua, he shall go over before & And thou shalt return, and obey the thee, as the Lord liath said. voice of the Lord, and do all his command 4 And die LORD shalldounto tiem as he did ments, which I command thee this day. to Sihon and to Og, kings of the Amorius,

9 And the LORD thy God will make theel and unlothe land of them. whom he destroved. pienteous in every work of thine hand, in 5 And the LORD shall give them up before the fruit of thy borly, and in the fruit of thy your iace, that ye may do uno them accordcattle, and in the fruit of thy land, for gooi: ing unto all the commandments wbich I lave for the Lord will again rejoice over tiiee for commanded you. çood, as he rejoiced over dy fathers; 6 Be strong, and of a good courage, sear

10 lithou shalt hearken unto ihe voice of not, nor be afraid of thein : for the LORD the Lord thy God, to keep his command-thy Gou, he il is that dot go with thee; he ments and 'is statutes, which are wriiten in will not fail thee, nor forsake viec. Ibis book of the law, and if thou turn unto 7 | And Moses called unto Joshua, and said the LORD thy God will all thine heari, and unto him in the sight of all Israel. Be strong, with all thy scul.

and of a good courage: for thou must go withi 11! For this commandment, which I com- this people unto the land which the LORD mand thee this day, it is not hidden from bath sworn unto their fathers to give them : thee, neither is it far off:

and thou shall cause thein to inlerit it. 12 It is not in beaven, that thou slıouldest 8 And the lon), he il is that doth go be say, Who shall go up for us to leaven, and tore thee; he will be with thee, lie will not bring it unto us, that we may liear it, and tail thee, neither forsake thee: fear not, neido il ?

thier be disnaved, 13 Neither is it beyond the sea, that thou 9 9 And Moses wrote this law, and deli. shouldest say, Who shali go over the sea for vered it unto the priests the sons of Leri, us, and bring it unto us, that we may bear which bare tie ark of the covenant of die it, and do it?

'LOR), and unto all to elders of Israel. 1+ But the word is very nigh into thee,, 10 And Moses commanded their, saying, in thy mouth, and in thy heart, that thou At the end of erery seven years, in the somayest do it.

lemnity of the year of release, in the feast of 15 1 Ser, I have set before thee this day tabernacles, life and good, and death and evil;

Il When all Israc) is come to appear be16 In that I command thee this day to fore the LORD thy Goul, in the place wlich ove the LORD thy God, to walk in bis ways, he shall choose, thou shalt read this law be. and to keep his cominandments, and his tore at: Israel in their bearing. stalutes, and his judgmend, that thou may 12 Gatier tie; cople together, men, and est live and qualupy

to within thy gates, that they may hear, audl. 26 Take this book of the law, and put it hat they may learn, and fear the LORD in the side of the ark of the covenant of tho your God, and observe to do all the words Lord your God, that it may be there for a of this law;

witness against thee. 13 And that their children, which have 27 For I know thy rebellion, and thy stift not known any thing, may bear and learn to neck : behold, while I am yet alive with you fear the LORD your God, as long as ye live this day, ye have been rebellious against the in the land whither ye go over Jordan io pos- Lord; and how much more after my death? ress it.

28 Gather unto me all the elders of your 14 I And the LORD said unto Moses, Be- ribes, and your officers, that I may speak hold, thy days approach that thou must die : these words in their ears, and call lieaven and call Joshua, and present yourselves in the earth to record against them. jabernacle of the congregation, tha: I may 29 For I know that after my death ye will give him a charge. And Moses and Joshua utterly corrupt yourselves, and turn aside went, and presented themselves in the taber- from the way which I have cominanded you Dacle of the congregazion.

and evil will befall you in the latter days ; 15 And the Lord appeared in the taberna- because ye will do evil in the sight of the cle in a pillar of a cloud: and the pillar of the LOR!), to provoke him to anger through the cloud stood over the door of the tabernacle. work of your hands.

16 | And the LORD said unto Moses, Be 30 And Moses spake in the ears of all the Yold, thou shalt sleep with thy fathers; and congregation of Israel the words of this song, this people will rise up, and go a whoring al- until they were ended. ler the gods of the strangers of the land whi

CHAP. XXXII. ther they go to be among them, and wili G and hear, 'o earth, the words of my

VIVE ear, 0 ye heavens, and I will speak; sake me, and break my covenant which I have made with them.

mouth. 17 Then my anger shall be kinelled against 2 My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my them in that day, and I will forsake them, speech shali distil as the dew; as the smail and I will hide my face from them, and they rain upon the tender herb, and as the showshall be devoured, and many evils and trou- ers upon the grass : bles shall befall them ; so that they will say 3 Because I will publis' the name of the in that day, Are not these evils come upon Loxn: ascribe ye greatness unto our God. us because our God is not among us?

He is the Rock, liis work is perfect; for 18 And I will surely hide my face in that all bis ways are judgment: a God of truth, day, for all the evils ubich they shall have and without iniquity; just and riglie is lie. wrought, in that they are turned unto other They have corrupted themselves; their gods.

spot is not the spot of his children : they are 19 | Now therefore write yo this song for a perverse and crooked generation. you, and teach it the children of Israel: puu 0 Do ye thus require the Lori, o foolish it in their mouths, thai this song may lie a people and unwise ! is not lie thy father than witness for ine against the children of Israel. Thatli borglii thee? halli ine not made thee,

20 For when I shall lave brought them and established thee? nto the land which I sware into their fathers, 7 | Remember ile days of old, consider hat floweth with milk and boney, and they the years of many generations : ask thy fa. dall have eaten, and filled themselves, and ther, and he wili shew thee; thy elders, and waven fat; then will they turn unto other they will tell thee? gods, and serve them, and provoke me, ana Ś When the most Higli divided to tie nabreak my covenant.

tions their inleritance, when he separated thic 21 And it shall come to pass. when many sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people evils and troubles are betallen them, that this according to the number of the children of song shall testify against them as a witness ; Israel: for it sliall not be forgotten out of the mouths

Store Lord's portion is liis people, of their seed: for I know their imagination Jacob is we lot of his inheritance. which they go about, even now, before I have 10 He found him in a desert land, and in brought them into the land which I sware. the waste howling wilderness ; le led liin

22 Moses therefore wrote this song the same about, lie instructed hinr, he kept luim as ike. day, and taught it the children of Israel. apple of his eye.

23 1 And he gave Joshua the son of Nun 11 As an eagle stirreth up her nest, Alutien 2 charge, and said, Be strong, and of a good eth over lier young, spreadeth abroad her courage : for thou shalt bring the children of wings, taketh them, beareth them on her Israel into the land which I sware unto them: wings ; and I will be with thee.

12 So the Lord alone did lead liin, and 24 1 And it came to pass, when Moses had there was no strange god with him. made an end of writing the words of this law 13 He made him ride on the higli places of in a book, until they were finished, the earth, that he might eat the increase of

25 That Moses commanded the Levites, (the fields"; and he made hun to suck honey which bare the ark of the covenant or the out of the rock, and oil out of the finty rock: LORD, saying,

14 Butter of kine, and milk of sheep, with

fat of lambs, ant rains of the breed of Bashan, are grapes of gall, their clusters are histor

33 Theis wine and goats, with the lat of kidneys ol' wheat;

the poison of draw UHH, and hou diilit drink the pure blood of the and tig cruel venom of asys. grape.

31 Is not this laid up in store with me, and 15 But Jeshurun waxed fat, and kicked: sealed ap among my ireasures? inou art waxen lat, thou art growu Urick, 35 To me inlunyeth vengeance and recoin. thou art covered with fatness ; then he tor- pence; their foot shail slide in iiue time : for sook God which made him, and lightly es- the day of their calamity is al land, and the teemned the Rock of his salvation.

things that shall come upon them make haste 16 They provokell him to jealousy with 30 For the Lord shiul judge liis people, 'trange gous, with abominations provoked and repent himself for his servants, when he hev him to anger.

seeth that their power is gone, and there is 17 They sacrificed unto devils, not to God; none shut up, or leti. to 9,«!s whom they knew not, to new gods 37 And he shall say, Where are their gods, twt came newly up, wlion your fathers their rock in whom they trusled; feared noil.

33 11 lichi did cat the lat of iheir sacrifices, 18 Of the Rock i!lai begat thee thou art and drank the wine of their drink-otieringu? unmindful, and liast forgotten God that form- let them rise up and help you, und be your ed thee.

protection. 19 1 And when the Lord saw it, he ab 39 See now that I, erm I, am be, and there horred them, because of the provoking of liis is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; sons and of lois daughters.

I wound, and I heal: neither is there any 20 And he said, I will hide my face from that can deliver out of my band. them, I will see what their oud shall be : for 40 For I lift up my hand to heaven, ani they are a very froward generation, children say, I live for ever. in whom is no faith,

41 Ifl ulpt mygluterinig sword, and mine 21 They have moved me to jealousy will hand take hold on judgment, I will render that which is not God; they have provokeri vengeance to mine cnemies, and will reway, me to anger with their vanities : and I will be that late ine. move them to jealousy with those which are. 12 I will make inine arrows drunk witi not a people; 'I will provoke them to anger blood, and my sword sbal} devour flesh; an with a foolish nation.

thar with the blood of the slain, and of time 22 F'or a fire is kindled in mine anger, and captives, froin the beginning of revenges up shall burn into the lowest bell, and shall con- the enemy. sume the earth with her increase, and set on 43 Rejoice, Oye nations, rrith his people fire the foundations of the mountains. for be will avenge the blood of liis servants,

23 I will heap mischiefs upon them; I will and will reader vengeance to liis adversaries spend mine arrows upon them.

and will be merciful unto his land, and to liin 2+ They shull be burnt with hunger, and people. devoured ivith burning heal, and with litter 41 | And loses came and spake all the destruction : I will also send the teeth of words of this song in the cars of the people beasts upon them, with the poison of serpents he and Iloslıca the son of Nun, of the dist.

4.) Anil Moses made an end of speaking 25 Tlie sword without, anzi terror within, all these words to all Israe! . shall destroy both the young man and the 46 And he said into them, Set your hearts virgin, the suckiing also, with the man of unio all the words which I testify among you

this day, which ye shall command your chil26 I said I would scatter them into corners, dren to observe to do, all the words of this law. I would make the reniembrance of thein 10 47 For it is not a vain thing for you ; be. cease from among men;

cause it is your life : and through this thing 2. Were it not that I feared the wrath or ye shall prolong your days in the lanıl whis the enemy, lest their adversaries should be ther ye go over Jordan 1o possess il. have theinselves strangely, and test they 48 | And the LORD spake unto Moses should say, Our land is high, and the Lord that seli-same day, saying, hath not done all this.

:19 Get thee up into this mountain Abarim, 23 For they are a nation void of counsel, 2-uto mount Nebo, which is in the land on Aeillier is there any understanding in them. Aleah, that is over against Jericho, and be.

29 Oh that they were wise, tlut they un- bold the land of Canaan, whic!: I give uncu flerstood this, thai they would consider their the children oi Israel for a possessioit; latter end!

50 And die in the mount whither thou 30 How should one cliase a thousand, and goest up, and be gathered into thy people Iwo put tea thousand to fight, except their as Aaron thy brother died in mount I'lor, Rock had sold them, and live Lord had shut and was gathered unto inis people: them up?

51 Because ye trespassed against me among 31 For their rock is not as our Rock, even the children of Israel at the waters of Meri. our enemies themselves being judges. bah-kadesh, in the wilderness of Zin ; be

9. For their vine is of the vineer Sodom, cause ye sanctified me not in the midst of line and of the fields of Gomorrah : their grapes children of Israel.

gray hairs.

52 Yet thou shalt see the land before thee; are the ten thousands of Ephraim, and they but thou shalt not go thither unto the land are the thousands of Manasseh. which I give the children of Israel.

18 | And of Zebulun lie said, Rejoice, CHAP. XXXIII.

Zebulun, in thy going out; and, Issachar, is in my tents. the man of God blessed the children of 19 They shall call the people unto the Israel before liis death.

mountain; there they shall offer sacrifices of "? And he said, the Lord came from Si- righteousness: for they shall suck of the nai, and rose up from Seir unto them; he abundance of the seas, and of treasures bid shined forth liom mount Paran, and he came in the sand. with ten thousands of saints : from his right 20 | And of Gad he said, Blessed be he that bard went a fiery law for them.

enlargeth Gad: he dwelietli as a lion, and 3 Yea, he loved the people; all his saints/teareih the arm with the crown of the head. wr2 in thy hand ; and ihey sat down at thy 21 And lie provided the first part for him. leer; erery ine shall receive of thy words. self, because there, in a portion of the law.

4 Moses commanded us a law, even the giver, was he seated; and he came with the whertance of the congregation of Jacob. heads of the people, he executed the justice

5 And he was king in Jeshurun, when the of the Lord, ond bis judgments, with beads of the people and the tribes of Israel Israel. were gathered together.

22 1 And of Dan he said, Dan is a lion's 6 Let Reuben live, and not die; and let whelp: he shal! leap from Bashan. not his men be few.

23'And of Naphtali he said, O Naphtai ! And this is the blessing of Judalı: and li, satisfied with favour, and full with the he said, Hear LORD, the voice of Judah, blessing of the LORD; possess thou the west and bring bim unto his people : let his hands and the south. he sufficient for him; and be thoni an help to 24 || And of Asher he said, Let Asher be him from his enemies.

blessed with children; let him be acceptable to 8 11 And of Levi lie said, Let thy Thummim bis brethren, and let liim dip his foot in oil. and thy Uriin be with thy boly one, whora 25 Thy slices shall be iron and brass; and thou didst prove at Massab, und with whom as thy days, so shull this strength be. thou didst strive at the waters of Meribalı; 261 There is none like unto the God of

9 Who said unto liis father and to his Jesliurun, rcho rideth mpon the liraven in thy mother, I have not seen him ; neither did he belp, and in his excellency on the sky. acknowledge his brethren, nor kuew liis own 27 The eterual God is thy refuge, and un. chiluren: for they have observed thy word, derneatio are tie everlasting arnis : and he and kept thy covenant.

shall thrust out the enemy from before thee, 10 They shall teach Jacob thy judgments, and shall say, Destroy them. and Israel thy law: they shall put incense 28 Israel then shall dwell in safety alone: before thee, and whole burnt-sacrifice upon the fountain of Jacob shall be upon i land of thine altar.

corn and wine; also bis heavens shall drop 11 Bless, Lorn, bis suhstance, and accept down dew. the work of liis hands : smite through the 29 Happy art thou, O Israel : wlio is like loins oi'them that rise against bion, and of unto three, O people saved by the Lord, the thrm that hate liim, that they rise not again. shield of thy help, and who is the sword of

12 ! And of Benjamin he saini, The belov.thy excellency! and thine enemics sliall be ed of the Lord sholdwell in safety by him ; foind liars unio thice, and thou shall tread and the LORD shall cover hiin all the day upon their higli places. long, and he shalldwell between his shoulders.

CHAP. XXXIV. Loup le his land, for the precious things of Moab unto the mountain of Nebo, to Leaven, for the dew, and for the deep that the top of Pisgalı, that is over against Jeri. coucheth beneath,

cho: and the LORD shewed him all the land It And for the precious fruits brought of Gilead, unto Dan, forth by the sun, and for the precious things 2 And all Naplitali, and the land of pui forth by the roon,

Ephraim, and Manassebi, and all the land of 15 And for the chief things of the ancient Judalı, unto the yłmust sea, mountains, and for the precious things of the 3 And the soutli, and the plain of the valley lasting bills,

of Jericho, the city of palin-urees, unto Zoar. 16 And for the precious things of the 4. And the Lord said uni him, I his is eartlı, aud fuiness thercof; and for the good the land which I sware unto Abraham, unto will of him that dwell in the bush: lei the Isaac, and unto Jacob, saying, I will give it blessing come upon the head of Joseph, and unto thy seed : I have caused thee to see il upon the top of the head of him that was sep- with thine eyes, but thou shall not go over arated from his brethren.

thitler. 17 His glory is like tbe firstling of his bul 5 So Moses, the servant of the LORD, Sock, and luis biorns are like the borns of uni-died there in the land of Moab, according to curns: with then he shall push the people the word of the LORD. together lo ihre ends of the earth : and they S And he buriod him in a ralley in the lana

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