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25. That Moses commanded, the Levites which bare the ark of the covenant of the IOR p, saying, Take this book of the law, and put it in the side of the ark of the covenant of the LoRD your God, that it may be there for a witness against thee. For Iknow thy, rebellion, and thy stiff neck; behold, while I am }. alive with you this day, ye ave been rebellious against the LoRD; and how much more after my death? Gather unto me all the elders of your tribes, and, your officers, that I may speak these words in their ears, and call heaven and earth to record against them. For I.,know, that after my death ye will o corrupt yourselves, and turn aside from the way which I have gommanded, you; and evil will befall you'in the lat: ter days; begause ye will do evil in the sight of the LoRD, to provoke him to anger through the work of your hands., . 30 Åis Moses spake in the ears of all the o of Israel the words of this song until they were ended. CHAP. XXXII. The Song of JMoses. Go; ear, O ye heavens, and I will speak; and hear, O earth, the words of my mouth. 2 My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as #. small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers
upon the grass: . -
on God's mercy, &c. 9 For the Loko's portion is his eople; Jacob is the lot of his ineritance. 19 Hefound him in a desertland, and in the waste howling wilder: ness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept him as the apple of is eye. 11 As an eagle stirreth up her nest, fluttereth over her young, spreadeth abroad her wings, ta: keth them, beareth them on her
nger. 17. They sacrificed unto devils, not to God; to gods whom they knew not, to new gods that came newly up, whom your fathers feared not. 18 Of the Rock that begat thee thou art unmindful, and hast forgotten God that formed thee. And when the LoRD saw it, he abhorred them, because of the provoking of his sons, and of his daughters. - --- - 20 And he said, I will hide my ll see what
ace from them, I will their end shall be: for they are a yery froward generation, children in whom is no faith. 1 They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God; o have provoked me to anger with their vanities: and, I will move them to jealousy with, those which are not a people; I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation. - - - 22 For a fire is kindled in mine anger, and shall burn unto the lowest hell, and shall consume the earth with her increase, and fle on fire the foundations of the
ls. 28 For they are a nation void of counsel, neither is 6 any understanding in them. O that they were wise, that they, understood this,... that they would consider their latter end . How should one chase athousand, and two put ten thousand to flight, except their Rock had sold them, aqd the LoRD had shut
up 3 31, For their rock is not as our Rock, eyen, our enemies themselyes being judges:. 32 For their vine is of the vine of Sodom, and of the fields of Go: morrah: their grapes are grapes of gall, their clusters are bitter: Their wine is the poison of dragons, and the cruel venom of
§ Is not this laid up in store with me, and sealed up among my treasures?
35 To me belongeth, vengeance and recompence; their foot shaji slide in due time; for the day of their calamity is at hand, and the things that shall come upon them make haste. -
36 For the LoRD shall judge his people, and, repent himself for his servants; when he seeth that their power is gone, and there is none
shut up, or left.
37 %; he shall say, Where are their g ir rock in whom they trusted, , ,
38 yhich did eat the fat of their sacrifices, and drank, the wine of their drink-offerings? let them rise up and help you, and be your protection.
30 See now that I, even I am
he, and there is no god with me: I
46 And he said unto them, Set your, hearts, unto all the words which Itestify among you this day, which ye shall command your chil dren to observe to do, all the words of this law. 47 For it is not a vain thing for you: because it is your life; and through this thing ye shall prolong wour days in the land whither ye go over Jordan to possess it. And the LoRD spake unto Moses that self-same day, saying, 49 Get thee up into this mountain Abarim, unto, mount Nebo, which is in the land of Moab, that is over against Jericho; and behold the land of Canaan which I give unto the children of Israel for a possession : And die in the mount whither thou f; up, and be gathered unto thy people; as Aaron thy brother died in mount Hor, and was gathered unto his people: 51 Because yetrespassed against me among the children of Israel at the waters of Meribah-Kadesh, in the wilderness of Zin; because yo sanctified me not in the midst of the children of Israel. Yet thou shalt see the land efore thee, but thou shalt not go thither, unto the land which I give e children of Israel. CHAP. xxxiii. Josases blesseth the Tribes. NI) this is the blessing wherewith Moses the man of God
em. 3 Yea, he loved the people; his saints are in thy hand they sat down at thy feet; every one shall receive of thy words. 4 Moses commanded us, a law; even the inheritance of the congregation of Jacob. . 5 And he was joi in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel were gathered together. T. Let Reuben live, and not die; and let not his men be few. 7.T. And this is the blessing of Judah: and he said, Hear, LöRD, the voice of Judah, and bring him unto his people: let his hands sufficient for him, and be thou a help to him from his enemies. 8 1s And of Levi he said, Let # Thummim and thy Urim be wit thy holy, one, whom thou didst prove at Massah, and, with whom ###" strive at the waters of erubah; §'Who said unto his father and to his mother, I have not seen him, neither did he acknowledge his brethren, nor knew his own children: for they have observed thy word, and kept thy covenant. iO They shall teach Jacob thy judgments, and Israel thy law; they shall put incense before thee, o whole burnt sacrifice upon thine altar. 11 Bless, LoRD, his substance, and accept the work of his hands: smite through the loins of them that rise against him, and of them that hate him, that they rise not
16. And for the precious things of the earth and fulness thereof, and for the good will of him that dwelt in the bush; let the blessing come upon the head of Joseph, and upon the top of the head of im that was separated from his
brethren. - - - -
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mo"And for the chief things of the ancient mountains, and for the precious things of the lasting hills,
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saved by the LoRD, the shield of thy help, and who is the sword of tolency; and thing enemies
be found liars unto thee; and thou shalt tread upon their high
places. CHAP.XXXIV. JMoses vieweth the Promised Land. D. Moses went up from the A plains of Moab, unto the mountain of Nebo, to the top of Pisgah that is over against Jericho: an the Lorp shewed him all the land of Gilead, unto Dan. 2 And all Naphtali, and the land of Ephraim, and Manasseh, and all the land of Judah, unto the utmost sea, 3 And the south, and the plain of the valley of Jericho, the "city of palm-trees, unto Zoar. 3 And the flood said unto him, This is the land which I sware unto Abraham,. unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, saying, I will give it unto thy seed; I have caused thee to see it with thine eyes, but thou shalt not § over thither. 5 is So Moses the servant of the LoRD died there in the land of }. according to the word of the R.D.
6.T.And he buried, him in a valley in the land of Moab, over against Beth-pepr; but no man knoweth of his o unto this day, 7 is And Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated: 8 Ts And the children of Israel wept for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days: so the days of weeping and mourning for Moses were ended. 9 T.And Joshua the son of Nun was full of the #. of wisdom; or Moses had laid his hands upon him; and the children of Israel hearkened unto him, and did as Lord commanded Moses. 10 T. here arose not a pro§. since in Israel like unto oses, whom the Lord knew face to_face,
all the signs and the wonders which the LoRD sent, him to do in the land of Egypt, to Pharao and servants, and to
his land;, . 12 Ano in all that mighty hand, and in all the great terror which M. shewed in the sight of all rael.
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Josh o; #4 oshtta sttecedae oses. No. after the death of Moses, the servant of the LoRD, it came to pass, that the LoRD spake unto Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' minister, saying, 2 Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arises go over this Jordan, thou and all this do. into the ină which i to give to lom, even to the children of rael. 3. Every place that the sole of §. foot shall tread upon, that ave I given unto you, as I said unto Moses. - 4. From the wilderness and this lebanon even unto the great river the river Euphrates, all the land o the Hittites, and unto #: sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast. 5 There shall not any man be able to stand, before thee all the days of thy life.:, as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake ee. 6 Be strong and of a good courage:...for unto this people shalt
land which I sware unto their fa thers to give them. Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do. according to all the law which Moses my servant commanded thee: turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thgu goest. 8 This book of the law shall not depart, out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do, according to all that H. Yok hon, or then thou alt make, thy way prosperous and then thou o: ave good success. 9 Have not I commanded thee ? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed : for - thy God is with thee whithersoever thou
goest. 10 IThen, Joshua commanded the officers of the Follo, Saying, 11 Pass through, the host and command the people, saying, Prepare you victuals; for within three days ye shall pass over this Jordan,
thou dio; for an inheritance the
to go in to possess the land which
14 Your wives, your little ones, and your cattle shall remain in the land which Moses gave you on this side Jordan; but ye shall pass before #. brethren armed, all the mighty men of valour, and help
em: iš Until the Lord have given your brethrenrest, as he hath given you, - an : also, have possessed, the land which the, LoRD your God giveth them: then ye shall return unto the land of your ossession, and enjoy it, which oses the LORD's servant gave you on this side Jordan toward the sun-risling. 16 T And they answered Joshua saying, All that thqu commandest us, we will do, and whithersoever thou sendest us, we will go. 17 According as we hearkened unto Moses in all things, so will we hearken unto thee; only the LoRD thy God be with thee, as he was with Moses. 18 Whosoever he be that doth rebel against thy commandment, and , will not hearken unto thy ywords in all that thou commandest him, , he shall put to death : only be strong and of a good courage. CHAP. II. Rahab receiveth the Spies. ND. Joshua, the son of Nun sent out of Shittim two men to spy secretly, saying, Go, view the land, even jerićh. And they went, and came into a harlot's house, named Rahab, and lodged
2. And it was told the king of Jericho, saying, Behold, there came men in hither to-night of the children of Israel, to search out the
3 And, the king of Jericho sent unto Rahab, saying, Bring forth the men that are come to thee, which are entered into thy house: for they be come to search out all
4 And the woman took the two men, and hid them, and said thus There came men, unto me, but i wist not whence they were:
Bier covenant with them
5 And it came to pass about the time of shutting of the gate, when it was dark, that the men went out: whither %. #. "...# * not: pursue after them quickly; for ye shall overtake #. y; y
6. But she had brought them up to the roof of the house, and hid them, with the stalks of flax, which she had laid in order upon the
oof. 7 And the men pursued after them the way to Jordan unto the fords: and as soon as they which pursued after them were gone out, they shut the gate. 8Ts And before they were lain down, she came up unto them upon
9 And she said unto the men, I know that the LoRD hath given you the land, and that your terror is fallen upon us, and that all the inhabitants of the land faint because of you.
10 For we have heard how the LoRD dried up the water of the Red sea for you, when ye came out of
Egypt; and what ye did unto the two kings o e .Amorites that were on the other side Jordan,
Sihon and Og, whom ye utterly
these things, our hearts did melt,
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