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Moses prays for the people. EXODUS. The Lord talks wrth Moses. that he may bestow upon you a blessing tered into the tabernacle, the cloudy pillar this day.

descended, and stood at the door of the 30 | And it came to pass on the mor- tabernacle, and the LORD talked with row, that Moses said unto the people, Ye Moses. have sinned a great sin: and now I will go 10 And all the people saw the cloudy up unto the LORD; Peradventure I shall pillar stand at the tabernacle-door: and make an atonement for your sin. all the people rose up, and worshipped,

31 And Moses returned unto the LORD, every man in his tent-door. and said, Oh, this people have sinned a great 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses face sin, and have made them gods of gold. to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend.

32 Yet now, if thou wilt, forgive their And he turned again into the camp ; but sin: and if not, blot me, I pray thee, out his servant Joshua the son of Nun, a young of thy book which thou hast written. man, departed not out of the tabernacle.

33 And the LORD said unto Moses, 12 9 And Moses said unto the LORD, Whosoever hath sinned against me, him See, thou sayest unto me, Bring up this will I blot out of my book.

people: and thou hast not let me know 34 Therefore now go, lead the people whom thou wilt send with me. Yet thou unto the place of which I have spoken unto hast said, I know thee by name, and thou thee: Behold, mine Angel shall go before hast also found grace in my sight. thee: nevertheless, in the day when I 13 Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have visit, I will visit their sin upon them. found grace in thy sight, shew me now thy

35 And the LORD plagued the people, way, that I may know thee, that I may because they made the call which Aaron find grace in thy sight: and consider that made.

this nation is ihy people. CHAP. XXXIII.

14 And he said, My presence shall go part and go up hence, thou and the 15 And he said unto him, If thy presence people which thou hast brought up out of go not with me, carry us not up bence. the land of Egypt, unto the land which ! 16 For wherein shall it be known here sware unto Abraham, to Isaac, and to Ja- that I and thy people have found grace in cob, saying, Unto thy seed will I give it: thy sight? Is it not in that thou goest with

2 And I will send an angel before thee; us? So shall we be separated, I and thy and I will drive out the Canaanite, the people, from all the people that are upon Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Periz- the face of the earth. zite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite :

17 And the LORD said unto Moses, I 3 Unto a land flowing with milk and will do this thing also that thou hast spohoney: for I will not go up in the midst ken: for thou hast found grace in my sight, of thee; for thou art a stiff-necked people: and I know thee by name. lest I consume thee in the way.

18 And he said, I beseech thee, shew 4 | And when the people heard these me thy glory. evil tidings, they mourned: and no man 19 And he said, I will make all my did put on him his ornaments.

goodness pass before thee, and I will pro5 For the LORD had said unto Moses, claim the name of the LORD before thee; Say unto the children of Israel, Ye are a and will be gracious to whom I will be stiff-necked people: I will come up into gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I the midst of thee in a moment, and con- will shew mercy. sume thee: therefore now put off thy or 20 And he said, Thou canst not see my naments from thee, that I may know what face: forthere shalíno mansee me, andlive. to do unto thee.

21 And the LORD said, Bebold, there is a 6 And the children of Israel stripped place by me, and thou shalt stand upon a themselves of their ornaments by the rock: mount Horeb.

22 And it shall come to pass, while my 7.1 And Muses took the tabernacle, and glory passeth by, that I will put thee in a pitched it without the camp afar off froin cleft of the rock; and will cover thee with the camp, and called it the Tabernacle of my hand while I pass by : the Congregation. And it came to pass, 23 And I will take away my hand, that every one which sought the LORD, and thou shalt see my back parts : but my went out unto the tabernacle of the con- face shall not be seen. gregation, which was without the camp.

CHAP. XXXIV. 8 And it came to pass when Moses went put unto the tabernacle, that all the people. A bethe Lord, said unto Moses

, Hew rose up, and stood every man at his tent- first: and I will write upon these tables door, and looked after Moses, until he was the words that were in the first tables which gone into the tabernacle.

thou brakest. 9 | And it came to pass, as Moses en 2 And be ready in the morning, and


The Lord proclaims his name. CHAP. XXXIV. God makes a covencint. come up in the morning unto mount Sinai, Seavened bread, as I commanded thee in and present thyself there to me in the top the time of the month Abib: for in the of the mount.

month Abib thou camest out from Egypt. 3 And no man shall come up with thee, 19 All that openeth the matrix is mine: neither let any man be seen throughout all and every firstling among thy cattle, whethe mount: neither let the docks nor herds sher ox or sheep, that is male. feed before that mount.

20 But the firstling of an ass thou shalt 4 And he hewed two tables of stone, like redeem with a lamb: and if thou redeem unto the first; and Moses rose up early in him not, then shalt thou break his neck. the morning, and went up unto mount Si- All the first-bom of thy gons 'hou shalt renai, as the LORD had commanded bim, deem. And none shall appear before me and took in bis band the two tables of stone. empty.

51 And the LORD descended in the 21 Six days thou shalt work, but on the cloud, and stood witb him there, and pro- seventh day thou shalt rest: in earingclaimed the name of the LORD.

time and in harvest thou shalt rest. 6 And the Lord passed by before him, 22 And thou shalt observe the feast of and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD weeks, of the first-fruits of wheat-harvest, God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and the feastofingathering at theyear'send. and abundant in goodness and truth, 23 Thrice in the year shall all your men7 Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiv-children appear before the Lord God, the ing iniquity and transgression and sin, and God of Israel. that will by no means clear the guilty ; 24 For I will cast out the nations before visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the thee, and enlarge thy, horders: neither children, and upon the children's children, shall any man desire thy land, when thou unto the third and to the fourth generation shalt go up to appear before the LORD thy

89 And Moses made baste, and bowed God thrice in the year. his head toward the earth, and worshipped. 25 Thou shalt not offer the blood of my

9 And he said, If now I have found grace sacrifice with leaven, neither shall the sain thy sight, O Lord, let my Lord, I'pray crifice of the feast of the passover be left thee, go among us (for it is a stiff-necked until the morning. people) and pardon our iniquity and our 26 The first of the first-fruits of thy land sin, and take us for thine inberitance. thou shalt bring unto the house of the LORD

10 1 And he said, Behold I make a co- thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in renant: before all thy people I will do his mother's milk. marvels, such as have not been done in all 27 And the LORD said unto Moses, the earth, nor in any nation : and all the Write thou these words : for after the tenor people among which thou art shall see the of these words I have made a covenant with Fork of the LORD: for it is a terrible thing thee, and with Israel. that I will do with thee.

28 | And he was there with the LORD 11 Observe thou that which I command forty days and forty nights; he did nei. thee this day: Behold, I drive out before ther eat bread nor drink water. And He thee the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and wrote upon the tables the words of the cothe Hittite, and the Perizzite, and the Hi- venant, the ten commandments. vite, and the Jebusite.

29 And it came to pass when Moses 12 Take heed to thyself, lest thou make came down from mount Sinai (with the a covenant with the inhabitants of the land two tables of testimony in Moses' hand, whither thou goest, lest it be for a snare in when he came down from the niount) that the midst of thee:

Moses wist not that the skin of his face 13 But ye sball destroy theiraltars, break shone, while He talked with him. their images, and cut down their groves; 30 And when Aaron and all the children

14 For thou shalt worship no other god : of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a his face shone, and they were afraid to jealous God:

come nigh hin. 15 Lest thou make a covenant with the 31 And Moses called unto them; and inhabitants of the land, and they go a Aaron and all the rulers of the congrega. whoring after their gods, and do sacrifice tion returned unto him: and Moses talked unto their gods, and one call thee, and thou with them. eat of his sacrifice;

32 And afterward all the children of 16 And thou take of their daughters unto Israel came nigh: and he gave them in thy sons, and their daughtersgo a whoring commandment all that the LORD bad spoafter their gods, and make thy sons go å ken with him in mount Sinai. whoring after their gods.

33 And till Moses had done speaking 17 Thou shalt make thee no molten gods. with them, he put a vail on his face.

18 The feast of unleavened bread shalt 34 But when Moses went in before the thou keep. Seven days shalt thou eat un- Lord to speak with

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EXODUS. The people's readiness to offer off, until he came out.. And he came out),20 T And all the congregation of the and spake unto the children of Israel that children of Israel departed from the prewhich he was commanded.

sence of Moses. 35 And the children of Israel saw the 21 And they came, every one whose face of Moses, that the skin of Moses' face heart stirred him up, and every one whom shone: and Moses put the vail upon his face bis spirit made willing, and they brought again, until he went in to speak with Him. the Lord's offering to the work of the taCHAP. XXXV.

bernacle of the congregation, and for ail tion of the children of Israel together, 22 And they came, both men and woand said unto them, These are the words meni, as many as were willing-hearted, which the Lord hath commanded, that ye and brought bracelets, and ear-rings, and should do them.

rings, and tablets, all jewels of gold: and 2 T Six days shall work be done, but on every man that offered, offered an offering the seventh day there shall be to you a of gold unto the LORD. boly day, a sabbath of rest to the LORD:

23 And every man

with whom was whosoever doeth work therein shall be found blue, and purple, and scarlet, and put to death.

fine linen, and goats' hair, and red skins of 3 Ye shall kindle no fire throughout rams, and badgers' skins, brought them. your habitations upon the sabbath day. 24 Every one that did offer an offering

4 1 And Moses spake unto all the con- of silver and brass brought the Lord's of gregation of the children of Israel, saying, fering and every man with whom was This is the thing which the Lord com- found shittiin-wood for any work of the manded, saying,

service, brought it. 5 Take ye from among you an offering 25 And all the women that were wise. unto the LORD: whosoever is of a willing hearted did spin with their hands, and heart, let him bring it, an offering of the brought that which they had spun, both of LORD; gold, and silver, and brass, blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of

6 And blue, and purple, and scarlet, fine linen. and fine linen, and goats' hair,

26 And all the women whose heart stir7 And rams' skins dyed red, and badgers' red them up in wisdom spun goats' hair. skins, and shittim-wood,

27 And the rulers brought onyx stones, 8 And oil for the light, and spices for and stones to be set, for the ephod, and anointing oil, and for the sweet incense,

for the breast-plate; 9 And onyx-stones, and stones to be set 28 And spice, and oil for the light, and for for the ephód, and for the breast-plate. the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense.

10 And every wise-hearted among you 29 The children of Israel brought a willshall come, and make all that the LORD ing offering unto the LORD, every man hath commanded ;

and woman, whose heart made them will. 11 The tabernacle, bis tent, and bis co- ing to bring for all manner of work which vering, his taches, and his boards, his bars, the LORD had commanded to be made by bis pillars, and his sockets;

the band of Moses. 12 The ark, and the staves thereof, with 30 | And Moses said unto the children the mercy-seat, and the vailof the covering; of Israel, See, the LORD hath called by

13 The table, and bis staves, and ali name Bezaleel, the son of Uri, the son of his vessels, and the shew-bread; Hur, of the tribe of Judah;

14 The candlestick also for the light, 31 And he hath filled him with the spi and his furniture, and his lamps, with the rit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, oil for the light;

and in knowledge, and in all manner of 15 And the incense-altar, and his staves, workmanship; and the anointing oil, and the sweet in 32 And to devise curious works, to work cense, and the hanging for the door at the in gold, and in silver, and in brass, entering in of the tabernacle;

33 And in the cutting of stones, to set 16 The altar of burnt-offering, with his them, and in carving of wood, to make any brazen grate, his staves, and all his ves- manner of cunning work. sels, the laver and his foot;

34 And he hath put in his heart that he 17 The hangings of the court, bis pil- may teach, both be, and Aholiab, the son lars, and their sockets, and the hanging of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan. for the door of the court;

35 Them bath he filled with wisdom of 18 The pins of the tabernacle, and the heart, to work all manner of work, of the pins of the court, and their cords; engraver, and of the cunning workman,

19 The clothes of service, to do service and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in in the holy place, the holy garments for purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of Aaron the priest, and the garinents of his the weaver, even of them that do any work, sons, to minister in the pries!'s office, and of those that devise cunning fork.

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