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salvation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my father's God, and I will exalt him.


Exod. xv.23, 27.-And when they came to Marah, they could
not drink of the waters of Marah; for they were bitter,
therefore the name of it was called Marah. And the peo-
ple murmured against Moses, saying, What shall we drink?
And he cried unto the Lord; and the Lord showed him a
tree, which, when he had cast into the waters, the waters
were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and
an ordinance, and there he proved them, and said, If thou
wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the Lord thy God,
and wilt do that which is right in his sight, and wilt give
ear to his commandments, and keep all his statutes; I will
put none of these diseases upon thee which I have brought
epon the Egyptians: for I am the Lord that healeth thee.
And they came to Elim, where were twelve wells of wa-
ter, and three score and ten palm-trees; and they encamp-
ed there by the waters.

LECTURE XIII. HISTORY OF MOSES. 169 Exod. xvi. 11, 15.-And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, I have heard the murmurings of the children of Israel; speak unto them, saying. At even you shall eat flesh, and in the morning ye shall be filled with bread: and ye shall know that I am the Lord your God. And it came to pass, that at even the quails came up and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the host. And when the dew that lay was gone up, behold, upon the face of the wilderness, there lay a small round thing, as small as the hoar-frost on the ground. And when the children of Israel saw it, they said one to another, It is manna; for they wist not what it was. And Moses said unto them, This is the bread which the Lord hath given you to eat.

LECTURE XIV. HISTORY OF MOSES. 182 Exod. xvii. 1, 2, 5, 6–And all the congregation of the children of Israel journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journies, according to the commandment of the Lord, and pitched in Rephidim; and there was no water for the people to drink. Wherefore the people did chide with Moses, and said, give us water, that we may drink. And Moses said unto them, Why chide you with me? Wherefore do ye tempt the Lord? And the Lord said unto Moses, Go on before the people, and take with thee of the elders of Israel;

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2 Tim. i. 8, 10.-Be not therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, not of me his prisoner, but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the Gospel, according to the power of God; who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus, before the world began; but is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought life and immortality to light through the gospel. o


Pxod. xxiv. 15, 18.—And Moses went up into the mount, and a cloud covered the mount. And the glory of the Lord abode upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it six days: and the seventh day he called tinto Moscs out of the midst of the cloud. And the sight of the glory of the Lord was like devouring fire on the top of the mount, in the eyes of the children of Israel. And Moses went into the midst of the cloud, and gat him up into the mount: and Moses was in the mount forty days and forty nights.

LECTURE III. HISTORY OF MOSES. 283 Exod. xxxii. 1, 4.—And when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down out of the mount, the people gathered themselves together unto Aaron, and said unto him, Up, make us gods which shall go before us; for as for this

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Moses, the man that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him. And Aaron said unto them, Break off the golden ear-rings, which are in the ears of your wives, of your sons, and of your daughters, and bring them unto me. And all the people brake off the golden ear-rings which were in their ears, and brought them unto Aaron. And he received them at their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool after he had made it a molten calf; and they said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.


Exod. xxxiii. 3, 11.-And it came to pass, when Moses went
out unto the tabernacle, that all the people rose up, and
stood every man at his tent-door, and looked after Moses,
until he was gone into the tabernacle. And it come to pass,
as Moses entered into the tabernacle, the cloudy pillar de-
scended, and stood at the door of the tabernacle, and the

• Lord talked with Moses. And all the people saw the cloudy pillar stand at the tabernacle-door; and all the people rose up and worshipped, every man in his tent-door. And the Lord spake unto Moses face to face, as a man speaketh unto his freind.

LECTURE V. HISTORY OF MOSES. 3.13 Exod. xxxiii. 18.-And he said, I beseech thee, show me thy glory. LECTURE VI. Histo RY OF Moses. 325 Exod. xxxiv. 29, 30.-Aid t- came to pass when Moses came down from mount Side" (with the two tables of testimony in Moses’ hand, when he came down from the mount) that Moses wist not that the skin of his face shone, while he talked with him. And when Aaron and all the children of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid to come nigh him.

LECTURE WII. HISTORY OF MOSES. Exod. xxxix. 42, 43.−According to all that the Lord commanded Moses, so the children of Israel made all the work. And Moses did look upon all the work, and behold, they had dole it as the Lord had commanded, even so had they done it; and Moses blessed them.

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