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Repetition of sundry laws. CHAP. XVIII.

the land done, which were before you, and the Of unlawful marriages, die

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28 That the land spue not you out also, when 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and ye defile it, as it spued out the nations that were say unto them, I am the LORD your God.

before you. 3 After the doings of the land of Egypt wherein 29 For whosoever shall commit any of these ye dwelt, shall ye not do: and after the doings of abominations, even the souls that commit them the land of Canaan whither I bring you, shall ye shall be cut off from among their people. not do: neither shall ye walk in their ordinances. 30 Therefore shall ye keep mine ordinance, that

4 Yeshall do my judgments, and keep mine ordi- ye commit not any one of these abominable cusnances, to walk therein: I am the LORD your God. toms, which were committed before you, and

5 Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my that ye defile not yourselves therein: I am the judgments: which if a man do, he shall live in LORD your God. them: I am the LORD.

CHAP. XIX. 61 None of you shall approach to any that is

A repetition of sundry laws. near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness : ND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, I am the LORD.

2 Speak unto all the congregation of tho 7 The nakedness of thy father, or the naked-children of Israel, and say unto them, Ye shall ness of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover: she is be holy; for I the LORD your God am hoy thy mother, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness. 31 Ye shall fear every man his mother ana

8 The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness. LORD your God.

9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of 4Turn ye not unto idols, nor make to yourselves thy father, or daughter of thy mother, whether molten gods: I am the LORD your God. she be born at home, or born abroad, even their 5 11 And if ye offer a sacrifice of peace-offerings nakedness Diou shalt not uncover.

unto the LORD, ye shall offer it at your own will. 10 The nakedness of thy son's daughter, or of 6 It shall be eaten the same day ye offer it, thy daughter's daughter, even their nakedness and on the morrow: and if aught remain untii thou shalt not uncover: for theirs is thine own the third day, it shall be burnt in the fire. nakedness.

7 And if it be eaten at all on the third day, it 11 The nakedness of thy father's wife's daugh- is abominable; it shall not be accepted. ter, begotten of thy father, (she is thy sister). Therefore every one that eateth it shall bear thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.

his iniquity, because he hath profaned the hal12 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of lowed thing of the LORD; and that soul shall be thy father's sister : she is thy father's near kins- cut off from among his people. woman.

9 1 And when ye reap the harvest of your land, 13 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thou shalt not wholly reap the corners of thy thy mother's sister: for she is thy mother's near field, neither shalt thou gather the gleanings of kinswoman.

thy harvest. 14 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of 10 And thou shalt not glean thy vineyard, nei. thy father's brother, thou shalt not approach to ther shalt thou gather every grape of thy vinehis wife: she is thine aunt.

yard; thou shalt leave them for the poor and 15 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of stranger: I am the LORD your God. thy daughter-in-law: she is thy son's wife, thou 11 Ye shall not steal, neither deal falsely, neither shalt not uncover her nakedness.

lie one to another. 16 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy 12 And ye shall not swear by my name falsely, brother's wife: it is thy brother's nakedness. neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God:

17 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of a I am the LORD. woman and her daughter, neither shalt thou take 13 Thou shalt not defraud thy neighbour, neiher son's daughter, or her daughter's daughter, to ther rob him : the wages of him that is hired shall uncover her nakedness; for they are her near not abide with thee all night until the morning. kinswomen: it is wickedness.

14 Thou shalt not curse the deaf, nor put a 18 Neither shalt thou take a wife to her sister, stumbling-block before the blind, but shali fear to vex her, to uncover her nakedness, besides the thy God! I am the LORD. other in her life-time.

15 Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment; 1991 Also thou shalt not approach unto a woman thou shalt not respect the person of the poor, nor to uncover her nakedness, as long as she is put honour the person of the mighty: but in righteousapart for her uncleanness.

ness shalt thou judge thy neighbour. 20 Moreover, thou shalt not lie carnally with thy 16 Thou shalt not go up and down as a taleneighbour's wife, to defile thyself with her. bearer among thy people; neither shalt thou stand

21 And thou shalt not let any of thy seed pass against the blood of thy neighbour; I am the LORD through the fire to Molech, neither shalt thou 17 Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thy heart: profane the name of thy God: I am the LORD. thou shalt in any wise rebuke thy neighbour, and

22 Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with not suffer sin upon him. womankind : it is abomination.

18 Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge 23 Neither shalt thou lie with any beast to defile against the children of thy people, but thou shalt thyself therewith: neither shall any woman stand love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the LORD. before a beast to lie down thereto: it is confusion. 19 Ye shall keep my statutes. Thou shalt not 24 Defile not ye yourselves in any of these things: let thy cattle gender with a diverse kind : Thou for in all these the nations are defiled which I shalt not sow thy field with mingled seed: neicast out before you:

ther shall a garment mingled of linen and wool25 And the land is defiled: therefore I do visit len come upon thee. the iniquity thereof upon it, and the land itself 20 And whosoever lieth carnally with a woman vomiteth out her inhabitants.

that is a bond-maid betrothed to a husband, and 26 Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my not at all redeemed, nor freedom given her; she judgments, and shall not commit any of these shall be scourged: they shall not be put to death, abominations; neither any of your own nation, because she was not free. nor any stranger that sojourneth among you: 21 And he shall bring his trespass-offering unto 87 (For all these abominations have the men of the LORD, unto the door of the tabernacle of the Divers laws.


Adultery and incer congregation, even a ram for a trespass-offering. 10 11 And the man that committeih adultery

22 And the priest shall make an atonement for with another man's wife, even he that committeth him with the ram of the trespass-offering before adultery with his neighbour's wife, the adulterer the LORD for his sin which he hath done; and and the adulteress shall surely be put to death. the sin which he hath done shall be forgiven him. 11 11 And the man that lieth vith his father's

23 || And when ye shall come into the land, and wife hath uncovered his father's nakedness : shall have planted all manner of trees for food; both of them shall surely be put to death : their then ye shall count the fruit thereof as uncircum- blood shall be upon them. cised: three years shall it be as uncircumcised 12 And if a man lie with his daughter-in-law, unto you: it shall not be eaten of.

both of them shall surely be put to death: they 24 But in the fourth year all the fruit thereof have wrought confusion; their blood shall be shall be holy to praise the LORD withal.

upon them. 25 And in the fifth year shall ye eat of the fruit 13 11 If a man also lie with mankind, as he lietla thereof, that it may yield unto you the increase with a woman, both of them have committed an thereof: I am the LORD your God.

abomination: they shall surely be put to death; 26 11 Ye shall not eat any thing with the blood : their blood shall be upon them. neither shall ye use enchantment, nor observe 14 11 And if a man take a wife and her mother, times.

it is wickedness: they shall be burnt with fire, 27 Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, both he and they: that there be no wickedness neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. among you.

28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh 15 T And if a man lie with a beast, he shall for the dead, nor print any marks upon you : I surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the beast. am the LORD.

16 And if a woman approach unto any beast, 29 91 Do not prostitute thy daughter to cause and lie down thereto, thou shalt kill the woman her to be a whore: lest the land fall to whore- and the beast; they shall surely be put to death; dom, and the land become full of wickedness. their blood shall be upon them.

30 1 Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence 17 And if a inan shall take his sister, his father's my sanctuary: I am the LORD.

daughter, or his mother's daughter, and see her 31 1 Regard not them that have familiar spirits, nakedness, and she see his nakedness: it is a neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them: wicked thing; and they shall be cut off in the I am the LORD your God.

sight of their people : he hath uncovered his 32 11 Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, sister's nakedness; he shall bear bis iniquity. and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy 18 1 And if a man shall lie with a woman hav God: I am the LORD.

ing her sickness and shall uncover her nakedness; 33 11 And if a stranger sojourn with thee in he hath discovered her fountain, and she hath your land, ye shall not vex him.

uncovered the fountain of her blood: and both of 34 But the stranger that dwelleth with you shah them shall be cut off from among their people. we unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt 19 11 And thou shalt not uncover the nakedness love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the of thy mother's sister, nor of thy father's sis(and of Egypt: I am the LORD your God. ter: for he uncovereth his near kin: they shall

35 | Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judg- bear their iniquity. ment, in mete-yard, in weight, or in measure. 20 And if a man shall lie with his uncle's wife, 36 Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and he hath uncovered his uncle's nakedness : they a just hin shall ye have: I am the LORD your shall bear their sin; they shall die childless. God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt. 21 And if a man shall take his brother's wife,

37 Therefore shall ye observe all my statutes, and it is an unclean thing: he hath uncovered his all my judgments, and do them: I am the LORD. brother's nakedness; they shall be childless. CHAP. XX.

22 11 Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and A repetition of sundry laws.

all my judgments, and do them: that the land ND the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, whither I bring you to dwell therein, spue you Israel, Whosoever he be of the children of Israel, 23 And ye shall not walk in the manners of the or of the strangers that sojourn in Israel, that nations which I cast out before you : for they giveth any of his seed unto Molech, he shall committed all these things, and therefore I ab surely be put to death: the people of the land horred them. shall stone him with stones.

24 But I have said unto you, Ye shall inherit 3 And I will set my face against that man, and their land, and I will give it unto you to possess will cut him off from among his people; because it, a land that floweth with milk and boney: ! he hath given of his seed unto Molech, to defile am the LORD your God, which have separated my sanctuary, and to profane my holy name. you from other people.

4 11 And if the people of the land do any ways 25 Ye shall therefore put difference between hide their eyes from the man, when he giveth clean beasts and unclean, and between unclean of his seed unto Molech, and kill him not; fowls and clean : and ye shall not make your

5 Then I will set my face against that man, and souls abominable by beast or by fowl, or by any aga ast his family, and will cut him off, and all manner of living thing that crecpeth on the ground, that go a whoring after him, to commit whore- which I have separated from you as unclean. dom with Molech, from among their people. 26 And ye shall be holy unto me: for I the LORD

611 And the soul that turneth after such as have am holy, and have severed you from other peofamiliar spirits, and after wizards, to go a whoring ple, that ye should be mine. after them, I will even set my face against that| 27 | A man also or a woman that hath a familiar soul, and will cut him off from among his people. spirit, or that is a wizard, shall surely be put to

7 & Sanctify yourselves therefore and be ye death: they shall stone them with stones : their holy: for I am the LORD your God.

blood shall be upon them. 8 And ye shall keep my statutes, and do them:

CHAP. XXI. I am the LORD which sanctify you.

Ordinances for the priests. 91 For every one that curseth his father or his A the priests the sons of Aaron, and say unto

the LORD said , mother, shall be surely put to death : he hath cursed his father or his mother: his blood shall them, There shall none be defiled for the dead be upon him.

among his people.

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of the priests' mourning.


Who may eat holy things. 2 But for his kin, that is near unto him, that is, that soul shall be cut off from my presence: I am for his mother, and for his father, and for his the LORD. son, and for his daughter, and for his brother, 4 What man soever of the seed of Aaron is a

3 And for his sister a virgin, that is nigh unto leper, or hath a running issue ; he shall not eat him, which hath had no husband: for her may he of the holy things, until he be clean. And whoso be defited.

toucheth any thing that is unclean by the dead, 4 But he shall not defile himself, being a chief or a man whose seed goeth from him; man among his people, to profane himself. 5 Or whosoever toucheth any creeping thing,

5 They shall not make baldness upon their head, whereby he may be made unclean, or a man of neither shall they shave off the corner of their whom he may take uncleanness, whatsoeve: beard, nor make any cuttings in their flesh. uncleanness he hath:

6 1 They shall be holy unto their God, and not 6 11 The soul which hath touched any such shau profane the name of their God: for the offerings be unclean until even, and shall not eat of the holy of the LORD made by fire, and the bread of their things, unless he wash his flesh with water. Gou they do offer: therefore they shall be holy. 7 And when the sun is down, he shall be clean,

71 They shalt not take a wife that is a whore, or and shall afterward eat of the holy thinge beprofane; neithershall theytake a woman putaway cause it is his food. from her husband: for he is noly unto his God. 8 That which dieth of itself, or is torn with 81 Thou shalt sanctify him therefore, for he beasts, he shall not eat to defle himself thereoffercth the bread of thy God: he shall be holy with : I am the LORD. unto thee: for I the Lord, which sanctify you, 9 They shall therefore keep mine ordinance, am holy.

lest they bear sin for it, and die therefore, if they 9 And the daughter of any priest, if she pro- profane it: I the LORD do sanctify them. fane herself by playing the whore, she profaneth 10 11 There shall no stranger eat of the holy her father: she shall be burnt with fire. thing: a sojourner of the priest, or a hired ser

10 And he that is the high priest among his vant, shall not eat of the holy thing. brethren, upon whose head the anointing oil was 11 But if the priest buy any soul with his mopoured, and that is consecrated to put on the ney, he shall eat of it, and he that is born in his garments, shall not uncover bis head, nor rend house: they shall eat of his meat. his clothes;

12 If the priest's daughter also be married unto 11 Neither shall he go in to any dead body, nor a stranger, she may not eat of an offering of the defile himself for his father, or for his mother; holy things.

12 Neither shall he go out of the sanctuary, 13' But if the priest's daughter be a widow, or aor profane the sanctuary of his God; for the divorced, and have no child, and is returned crown of the anointing oil of his God is upon unto her father's house, as in her youth, she him: I am the LORD.

shall eat of her father's meat ; but there shall 13 1 And he shall take a wife in her virginity. no stranger eat thereof.

14 A widow, or a divorced woman, or profane, 14 And if a man eat of the holy thing unwitor a harlot, these shall be not take: but he shall tingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof Lake a virgin of his own people to wife. unto it, and shall give it unto the priest, with

15 Neither shall he profane his seed among his the holy thing. people: for I the LORD do sanctify him. 15 And they shall not profane the holy things of 16 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, the children of Israel which they offer unto the 17 Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whosoever ke be LORD: of thy seed in their generations that hath any 16 Or suffer them to bear the iniquity of tresblemish, let him not approach to offer the bread pass, when they eat their holy things : for I the of his God :

LORD do sanctify them. 18 For whatsoever man he be that hath a blemish, 17 1 And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, he shall not approach: a blind man, or a lame, or 18 Speak unto Aaron, and to his sons, and unto al'. he that hath a fat nose, or any thing superfluous, the children of Israel, and say unto them, What

19 Or a man that is broken-footed, or broken- soever he be of the house of Israel, or of the stranhanded,

gers in Israel, that will offer his oblation for all his 20 Or crook-backed, or a dwarf, or that hath a vows, and for all his free-will-offerings, which blemish in his eye, or be scurvy, or scabbed, or they will offer unto the Lord for a burnt-offering: bath his stones broken;

19 Ye shall offer at your own will a male without 21 No man that bath a blemish of the seed of blemish of the

beeves, of the sheep, or of the goats. Aaron the priest shall come nigh to offer the offer- 20 But whatsoever hath a blemish, that shall ye ings of the LORD made by fire; he hath a blemish, not offer : for it shall not be acceptable for you. he shall noteome nigh to offer the bread of his God. 21 and whosoever offereth a sacrifice of peace

22 He shall eat the bread of his God, both of the offerings unto the LORD to accomplish his vow, most holy, and of the holy.

or a free-will-offering in beeves, or sheep, it 23 Only he shall not go in unto the vail, nor shall be perfect to be accepted : there shall be come nigh unto the altar, because he hath a no blemish therein. blemish; that he profane not my sanctuaries: 22 Blind, or broken, or maimed, or having a for I the LORD do sanctify them.

wen, or scurvy, or scabbed, ye shall not offer 2A And Moses told it unto Aaron, and to his these unto the Lord, nor make an offering by fire sons, and unto all the children of Israel. of them upon the altar unto the LORD. CHAP. XXII.

23 Either a bullock, or a lamb that hath any thing Pricsts' abstaining from holy things. superfluous or lacking in his parts, that mayest ND the LORD spake unto Moses,

thou offer for a free-will-offering; but for a vow they separate themselves from the holy things of 24 Ye shall not offer unto the LORD that which the children of Israel, and that they profane notis bruised, or crushed, or broken, or cut; neither my holy name in those things which they hallow shall ye make any offering thereof in your land. unto me: I am the LORD.

25 Neither from a stranger's hand shall ye offer 3 Say unto them, Whosoever he be of all your the bread of your God of any of these; because seed among your generations, that goeth unto the their corruption is in them, and blemishes be in boly things, which the children of Israel hallow them: they shall not be accepted for you. anto the Lord, having his uncleanness upon him, 26 T And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying

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The feast of the passover.


Th: day of atoromeRI. 27 When a bul'ock, or a shecp, or a goat is and their drink-offerings, even an offering made brought forth, then it shall be seven days under by fire of sweet savour unto the LORD. the dam; and from the eighth day and thence- 19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid of the goats forth it shall be accepted for an offering made for a sin-offering, and two lambs of the first year by fire unto the LORD.

for a sacrifice of peace-offerings. 28 And whether it be cow, or ewe, ye shall not 20 And the priest shall wave them with the kill it and her young both in one day.

bread of the first-fruits for a wave-offering be. 29 T And when ye will offer a sacrifice of thanks-fore the LORD, with the two lambs: they shall giving unto the LORD, offer it at your own will. be holy to the Lord for the priest. 30 On the same day it shall be eaten up, ye shall 21 And ye shall proclaim on the self-same day, leave none of it until the morrow: Tam the Lord. that it may be a holy convocation unto you: je

31 Therefore shall ye keep my commandments, shall do no servile work therein. It shall be a and do them: I am the LORD.

statute for ever in all your dwellings throughout 32 Neither shall ye profane my holy wame; but your generations. I will be hallowed among the children of Israel: 22 1 And when ye reap the harvest of your I am the LORD which hallow you,

land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the 33 That brought you out of the land of Egypt, corners of thy field when thou reapest, neither to be your God: I am the LORD.

shalt thou gather any gleaning of thy harvest : CHAP. XXIII.

thou shalt leave them unto the poor, and to the The solemn yearly feasts.

stranger: I am the LORD your God. AND speak anto ene kehilaren Meses sin pinas

23 11 And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say 24 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, unto them, Concerning the feasts of the Lord, In the seventh month, in the first day of the which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, month, shall ye have a sabbath, a memorial of even these are my feasts.

blowing of trumpets, a holy convocation. 3 T Six days shall work be done: but the seventh 25 Ye shall do no servile work therein; but ye day is the sabbath of rest, a holy convocation : shall

offer an offering made by fire unto the Lord. ye shall do no work therein : it is the sabbath 26 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, of the Lord in all your dwellings.

27 Also on the tenth day of this seventh month 41 These are the feasts of the Lord, even holy there shall be a day of atonement; it shall be a convocations, which ye shall proclaim in their holy convocation unto you, and ye shall afflict

your souls, and offer an offering made by fire 5 In the fourteenth day of the first month at even unto the LORD. is the LORD's passover.

28 And ye shall do no work in that same day;
6 And on the fifteenth day of the same month is for it is a day of atonement, to make an atone-
the feast of unleavened bread unto the LORD: ment for you before the LORD your God.
seven days ye must eat unleavened bread. 29 For whatsoever soul it be that shall not be

7 In the first day ye shall have a holy convoca- afflicted in that same day, he shall be cut off
tion: ye shall do no servile work therein. from among his people.
8 But ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto 30 And whatsoever soul it be that doeth any
the LORD seven days: in the seventh day is a holy work in that same day, the same soul will I de
convocation, ye shall do no servile work therein. stroy from among his people.
911 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 31 Ye shall do no manner of work. It shall be
10 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say a statute for ever throughout your generations
unto them, When ye be come into the land which in all your dwellings.
I give unto you, and shall reap the harvest thereof, 32 It shall be unto you a sabbath of rest, and ye
then ye shall bring a sheaf of the first-fruits of shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the
your harvest unto the priest :

month at even, from even unto even, shall ye
11 And he shall wave the sheaf before the LORD, celebrate your sabbath.
to be accepted for you: on the morrow after the 33 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,
sabbath the priest shall wave it.

34 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, The 12 And ye shall offer that day when ye wave fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be the the sheaf, a he-lamb without blemish of the first feast of tabernacles for seven days unto the LORD year for a burnt-offering unto the LORD. 35 On the first day shall be a holy convocation:

13 And the meat-offering thereof shall be two ye shall do no servile work therein.
tenth-deals of fine flour mingled with oil, an 36 Seven days ye shall offer an offering made by
offering made by fire unto the LORD for a sweet fire unto the LORD: on the eighth day shall be a
savour: and the drink-offering thereof shall be holy convocation unto you, and ye shall offer an
of wine, the fourth part of a hin.ereol shall

offering made by fire unto the LORD: it is a solemn 14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched assembly; and yeshall do no servile work therein. corn, nor green ears, until the self-same day 37 These are the feasts of the LORD, which ye that ye have brought an offering unto your God: shall proclaim to be holy convocations, to offer It shall be a statute for ever throughout your an offering made by fire unto the LORD, a burntgenerations in all your dwellings.

offering, and a meat-offering, a sacrifice, and 15 11 And ye shall count unto you from the mor- drink-offerings, every thing upon his day : row after the sabbath, from the day that ye 38 Besides the sabbaths of the LORD, and besides urought the sheaf of the wave-offering ; seven your gifts, and besides all your vows, and besides sabbaths shall be complete : OS:

all your free-will-offerings, which ye give unto 16 Even unto the morrow after the seventh sab- the LORD. bath shall ye number fifty days; and ye shall 39 Also in the fifteenth

day of the seventh month, offer a new meat-offering unto the LORD. when ye have gathered in the fruit of the land,

17 Ye shall bring out of your habitations two ye shall keep a feast unto the LORD seven days:
wave-loaves of two tenth-deals: they shall be on the first day shail be a sabbath, and on the
of fine flour, they shall be baken with leaven, eighth day shall be a sabbath.
they are the first-fruits unto the LORD.

40 And ye shall take you on the first day the 18 And ye shall offer with the bread seven lambs boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm-trees, without blemish of the first year, and one young and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the bullock, and two rams: they shall be for a burnt- brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LORD you offering unto the LORD, with their meat-offering, God seven days.


The feast of tabernacles.

CHAP. XXIV, XXV. Sabbath of the seventh year. 41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the LORD 23 11 And Moses spake unto the children of is seven days in the year. It shall be a statute for rael, that they should bring forth him that had ever in your generations ; ye shall celebrate it cursed out of the camp, and stone him with in the seventh month.

stones: and the children of Israel did as the 42 Ye shall dwell in booths seven days; all that LORD commanded Moses. are Israelites born shall dwell in booths :

CHAP. XXV. 43 That your generations may know that I made

The year of jubilee. the children of Israele tond well in booths, when Anthe LORD spake unto Moses In mount

the land of : the LORD your God.

2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and se y unto 44 And Moses declared unto the children of them, When ye come into the land which I give Israel the feasts of the LORD.

you, then shall the land keep a sabbath urao the CHAP. XXIV.

Shelomith's son blasphemetk.

3 Sis years thou shalt sow thy field, and six AND che han pa direto Meses sayin he

years thou shalt prune thy vineyard, and gather 2 Command the children of Israel, that they in the fruit thereof; bring unto

thee pure oil-olive beaten for the light, 4 But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath of to cause the lamps to burn continually. rest unto the land, a sabbath for the LORD: thou

3 Without the vail of the testimony, in the taber- shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune thy vinenacle of the congregation, shall Aaron order it yard. from the evening unto the morning before the 5 That which groweth of its own accord of thy LORD continually: it shall be a statute for ever harvest, thou shalt not reap, neither gather the in your generations.

grapes of thy vine undressed: for it is a year of 4 He shall order the lamps upon the pure can rest unto the land. dlestick before the LORD continually.

6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat for 5 11 And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for thy twelve cakes thereof: two tenth-deals shall be maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy in one cake.

stranger that sojourneth with thee, 6 And thou shalt set them in two rows, six on 7 And for thy cattle, and for the beast that are a row, upon the pure table before the LORD. in thy land, shall all the increase thereof be meat.

7 And thou shalt put pure frankincense upon 8 T And thou shalt number seven sabbaths of each row, that it may be on the bread for a memo- years unto thee, seven times seven years; and rial, even an offering made by fire unto the LORD. the space of the seven sabbaths of years shall

8 Every sabbath he shall set it in order before be unto thee forty and nine years. the LORD continually, being taken from the chil- 9 Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the judren of Israel by an everlasting covenant. bilee to sound, on the tenth day of the seventh 9 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons”; and month, in the day of atonement shall ye make they shall eat it in the holy place: for it is most the trumpet sound throughout all your land. holy unto him of the offerings of the LORD made 10 And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and by fire by a perpetual statute.

proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto 10 11 And the son of an Israclitish woman, whose all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee father was an Egyptian, went out among the chil- unto you; and ye shall retum every man unto dren of Israel; and this son of the Israelitish woman his possession, and ye shall return every man and a man of Israel strove together in the camp; unto his fanıily.

11 And the Israelitish woman's son blasphemed 11 A jubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto you: the name of the LORD, and cursed: and they ye shall not sow, neither reap that which grow. brought him unto Moses: (and his mother's eth of itself in it, nor gather the grapes in it of name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of thy vine undressed. the tribe of Dan:).

12 For it is the jubilee; it shall be holy unto you: 12 And they put him in ward, that the mind of ye shall eat the increase thereof out of the field. the LORD might be shewed them.

13 In the year of this jubilee ye shall return 13 Anıl the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, every man unto his possession. 14 Bring forth him that hath cursed without 14 i And if thou sell aught unto thy neighbour, the camp; and Jet all that heard him lay their or buyest aught of thy neighbour's hand, ye bands upon his head, and let all the congregation shall not oppress one another: stone him.

15 According to the number of years after the 15 And thou shalt speak unto the children of jubilee, thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, and acIsrael, saying, Whosoever curseth his God shall cording unto the number of years of the fruits he bear his sin.

shall sell unto thee: 16 And he that blasphemeth the name of the 16 According to the multitude of years thou LORD, he shall surely be put to death, and all the shalt increase the price thereof, and according congregation shall certainly stone him: as well to the fewness of years thou shalt diminish the the stranger, as he that is born in the land, when price of it: for according to the number of the be blasphemeth the name of the LORD, shall years of the fruits doth he sell unto thee. be put to death.

17 Ye shall not therefore oppress one anot:er: 17 | And he that killeth any man shall surely but thou shalt fear thy God : for I am the LORD be put to death. 18 1 And he that killeth a beast shall inake it 18 T Wherefore ye shall do my statutes, and good; beast for beast.

keep my judgments, and do them; and ye shall 19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neigh-dwell in the land in safety: bour; as he hath done, so shall it be done unto him: 19 And the land shall yield her fruit, and ye

20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth for shall eat your fill, and dwell therein in safety cooth: as he hath caused a blemish in a man, 20 And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the so shall it be done to him again.

seventh year? behold, we shall not sow nor 21 And he that killeth a beast, he shall restore it: gather in our increase : and he that killeth aman, he shall be put to death. 21 Then I will command my blessing upon you

22 Ye shall have one manner of law, as well in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth fruit for the stranger, as for one of your own coun- for three years. uy: for I am the LORD your God.

22 And ye shall sow the eighth year, and lege

your God.

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