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of cleanliness in the camp. CHAP.

ther's wife, nor discover his father's deliver thee, and to

skirt Chap. xxiii. Sundry. Laws and Ordinances, E that is wounded in the stones, or hath his privy member cutoff, shall not enter into the co of the Lord. 27A bastard.shall not enter into the congregation of the LoRD; §won to his enth generation jail he not enter into the congregation of the Lord. - An Ammonite, or Moabite shall not enter into the congregation, of the Lord i, even, to their tenth generation shall...they not enter into the congregation of the Lord for ever: 4 Because they met you not with bread and with water in the way, when ye came forth out of Egypt; and ause they hired against thee Balaam the son of Beor of Pethor of Mesopotamia, to curse

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so up thine enemiesbefore thee; thereforeshall thy camp be holy: that he see no unclean thing in thee, and turn away from thee, .15 || Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped from his master unto

thee: 16 He shall dwell with thee, even among you in that place which he shall choose, in one of thy gates where it liketh him best: thoushalt

not Popo him. 17 is There shall be no whore of the daughters of Israel, nor a sodomite of the sons of Israel.., , . 18 Thou shalt not bring the hire of a whore, or the price of a dog into the house of the Lord o God for any vow: for even bo these are abomination unto the LoRD o God. 19 T Thou shalt not lend upon usury to brother; usury of money, usury of victuals, , usury of any thing that is lent upon

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of pledges, man-stealing, DEUTERONOMY, justice, and charity.

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him his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it, for he is poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry, against thee unto the LoRD, and it be sin unto thee. 16The fathers shall not be putte death for the children, neither shall the children be put to death for the fathers; every man shall be put to death for his own sin. 17 of Thou, shalt not pervert the judgment of the stranger, nor of the fatherless, nor, take the widow's raiment to pledge: 8 But thou shalt remember that thou wast a bond-man in Egypt and the Lord thy God redeem thee thence: therefore I command thee to do this thing. 191. When thoucuttestdownthy harvestin thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go again to fetch it: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow: that the LoRd o God may bless thee in all the wor of thy hands. 20 When thou beatest thine olive-tree, thou shalt not go over the boughs again it half be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow. 21 When thou gatherest the grapes of thy vineyard, thou shalt not glean it afterward: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow. 22 And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bond-man in the land of Egypt: therefore I com mand thee to do this thing. CHAP. XXV. Sundry Laws and Ordinances F there be a controversy between men, unto judgment, that the judges may judge them; then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the wicked. - 2 And it shall be, if the wicked man be worthy to be beaten, that the judge shall cause him to lie down, and to be beaten before his face, according to his fault, by a certain number. 3 Forty stripes he may give him and not exceed: Test if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem vile unto thee. 4 "I Thou shalt not muzzle the ox when he treadeth out the

Divers ordinances. wife, and perform the duty of a husband's brother unto her. 6 And it shall be, that the firstborn which she beareth, shall sucin the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not put out of Israei. 7 And if the man like not to take his brother's wife, then let his brother's wife go up to the gate unto the elders, and say, My husband's brother, refuseth to raise up unto his brother aname in Israel, he will not § the duty of my husband's brother. - 8. Then the elders of his city shall call him, and speak unto him; and if he stand to it, and say, I like not to take her, - 9. Then shall his brother's wife come unto him in the presence of the elders, and loose his shoe from off his foot, and spit in his face and shall answer and say, So shall it be done unto that man that will not build up his brother's house. 19 And his name shall be called in Israel, The house of him that hath his shoe loosed. . . 11 TIWhen, men strive together one with another, and the wife of the one draweth near for to deliver her husband out of the hand of him that smiteth him, and putteth forth her hand, and taketh him by the

secrets: 12.Then thou shalt cut off her

hand, thine eye shall not pity her. 13 || Thou shalt not have in thy

bag divers weights, a great and a

onnai : 14 Thou shalt not have in thy house divers measures, a great and a small: 15 But thou shalt have a perfect and just weight, a perfect and just measure shalt thou have ; that thy days may be lengthened in the land which the Lord thy God giveth


* For all that do, such things, and all that do unrighteously, are an abomination unto the LoRD thy

001. .17 || Remember what Amalek did unto thee *... way; when ye were come forth out of pt; 18 How he met thee by and smote the hindmost of thee zon all that were feeble behind thee, when thou wast faint, and weary; and he feared not God. 19. Therefore it shall be, when the Lord thy God hath given thee rest from all, thine enemies round about, in the land which the LossD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance to possess it, that thou shalt blot out the remembrance of Ama

CHAP. XXVI. Prayer on offering tithes.

lek from under heaven; thou shalt not forget it. CHAP. XXVI. %# the First-fruits. A it shall be, when thou art come in unto the land which

the Loan, thy God giveth thee for an inheritance, and possessest it, and dwellest therein;

2.That, thou shalt take of the first of all the fruit of the earth which thou shalt bring of thy land that the Lord thy § #. and shall put it in a basket, and shalt go unto the §o which the LoRD, thy God shall choose to place his name there.

3 And thou shalt go unto the priest that shall be in those days, and say unto , I profess this day unto the Lord thy God, that I am come unto the country which the Lord sware unto our fathers for to give us. .

4.And the priest shall take the basket out of thy hand, and set it down before the altar of the Ironi,

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ed us, and cted us, and laid upon us hard bondage:

7 And when we cried unto the LoRD God, of our fathers, the LoRD heard our voice, and looked on our affliction, and our labour, and our oppression:

8 And #. LoRD. brought us forth out of Egypt with a mighty and, and with an out-stretched arm, and with great terribleness, and with signs, and with

wonders; 9 Andhehath brought usinto this place, and hath given us this land, even a land that floweth with milk and honey. 10 And now, ... behold, I have to: the first-fruits of the land, which thou, O Lord, hast, given me: and thou shalt set it before the LoRD, thy God, and worship before the Loßp thy God: 11, And thou shalt rejoice in every ood, thing which the Lord, thy od hath given unto thee, and unto thy house, thou and the Levite, and the stränger that is among you. 12 TT. When thou hast made an

end of tithing all the tithes of thine increase the third year, which is the year of tithing, ano" given

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it unto the Levite, the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow, that § eat within thy gates, and B filled: 13. Then thou shalt say before the LoRD thy God, I have brought away the hallowed things out of my house, and also have given them unto the Leyite, and unto the stranger, to the fathérless, and to the widow, o; to all thy commandments which thou hast commanded me: I have not transgressed thy commandments, neither have I forgotten them: i4 I have not eaten thereof in my mourning, neither have I taken away aught thereof for any un, clean use, nor given aught thereof for the dead; but I have hearkened to the voice, of the LoRD my God, and have dome according to all that thou hast commanded me. 5 Look down from thy o'. bitation, from heaven, and bless o people Israel, and the land which thou hast given us, as thou swarest unto our fathers, a land that floweth with milk and honey. 16 T This day the Lord thy God hath commanded thee to do these statutes and judgments: thou shalt therefore, keep and do them with all hy heart, and with all Soul. 17 Thou hastavouched the LoRp this day to be thy God, and to walk in his ways, and to keep his sta: tutes, and his commandments, and hiso and to hearken unto his voice: ni the Lorp hath ayouched o: à. day to be his peculiar peo: pie, as he hath F.". thee, and that show shouldest keep as commandments ; ið And to make thee high above all nations which he hath made, in praise, and in name, and in honour; and that thou mayest be a holy people unto the Lord thy God, as he hath spoken. CHAP. % Wii. The Law to be written on Stones: ND Moses with the eldors of Israel commanded the people, saying, Keep all the commandments which I command you this


# And it shall be on the day when ye shall pass over Jordan unto the land which the LoRD th God giveth thee, that thou shaft set thee up greatstones, and plaster them with plaster:

3 And thou shalt write upon them all the words of this law, when *ś art passed over, that

DEUTERONOMY, Obedience recommended

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day. of T And Moses charged the Pop!, the same day, saying, : These shall stand upon mount Gerizim to bless the people, when #. come §§ §: on; i.evi. and Judah, and Issachar, and 'oh, and Benjamin: 13 And, these shall stand upon mount Ebal to curse; Reuben, ad, and Ashers, and Zebulum. Dan, and Naphtali. 14 is And the Levites shall speak, and say unto all the men offsrael with a loud voice, 15 Cursed be the man that maketh, any graven or molten image, an abomination unto the LoRD, the work of the hands of the crafts. man, and putteth it in a secret place; and all the people shalianswer and say, Amen. 16. Oursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother; and ali *Pool: shall say, Amen.

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his father's wife; covereth his father's skirt: and all the people shall say, Amen. . 21 Cursed be he that lieth with any manner of beast: and all the pog': shall say, Amen. .. 22 Cursed be he that lieth, with his sister, the daughter of his father, or the daughter of his

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Amen. 26 Cursed be he that confirmeth not all the words of this law to do them: and all the people shall say, Amen. CHAP. XXVIII. .. Blessings promised on Obedience; ND it shall come to #. l thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the Lori, thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day: that the LQRD th God will set thee on high above nations of the earth: , " . 2 And all these blessings shall come on thee, and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken, unto the voice of the Lorp thy God. . .3 Blessed shalt thou be in the city, and blessed shalt thou be in the field. 4, Blessed shall be the fruit of th body, and the fruit of thy ground, ănăthe fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the floc

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* store. Blessed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and blessed shalt thou be when thou floo 7 The Lord shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven

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XXVIII. jor disobedience.

as he bath sworn unto thee, if thou shalt keep the commandments of LoRD thy God, and walk in

ways: 10 And all people of the earth shall see that thou art called by the name of the LoRD ; and they shall be afraid of thee. 11 And the LoRD - shall make thee plenteous in goods, in the fruit of thy body, and in the fruit of thy cattle, and in the fruit of y ground, in the land which the LoRD sware unto thy fathers to give thee. 12 The LoRD shall open unto thee his good treasure, the heaven to give the rain unto, thy land in his season, and to bless all the work of thy hand; and thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow. 13 And the Lord shall make thee the head, and not the tail; and thou shalt be above only, and thou shalt not be beneath; at thou hearken unto, the commandments of the Lord thy God, which Icom: mand thee this day, to observe and to do them : 14 And thou shalt not go aside from any of the words which, I command thee this day, to ; hand or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them. 15 T But it shall come to pass, if thou wilt not hearken, unto the voice of the LQRD thy God, to obserye to do all his commandments and his statutes, which I command ee day: that all these curses shall come upon thee, and overtake thee: 16 Cursed shalt, thou, be in the city, and cursed shalt thou be in the field. 17 Cursed shall be thy basket

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thy body, and the fruit of thy land, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks § eep. 19 Cursed shalt thou be, when thou comest in, and cursed shalt thou be when thou goest out. 20 The LoRD shall send, upon thee cursing, vexation, and rebuke in all that thou settest thy hand unto for to do, until thou be destroyed, and until ... thou perish quickly: because of the wickedness of thy doings whereby thou hast forsaken me. 21. The LoRD shall make the pool cleave unto thee, until e have consumed thee from off the land, whither thou goest to

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