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The laros of blasphemy, &e. CHAP. XXV.

The year of jubilee 12 And they put him in ward, that the mind of years unto thee, seven times seven years of the LORD might be shewed them. and the space of the seven sabbaths of year:

13 | And the LORD spake unto Moses, shall be unto thee forty and nine years. saying,

9 Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the 14 Bring forth him that hath cursed without jubilee to sound, on the tenth day of the sethe camp; and let all that heard him lay their venth month, in the day of atonement shall hands upon his head, and let all the congre- ye make the trumpet sound throughout all gation stone him.

your land. 15 And thou shalt speak unto the children | 10 And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and of Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth his God proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto shall bear his sin.

all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a ju16 And he that blasphemeth the name of bilee unto you; and ye shall return every the LORD, he shall surely be put to death, man unto his possession, and ye shall return and all the congregation shall certainly stone every man unto his family. him: as well the stranger, as he that is born 11 A jubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto in the land, when he blasphemeth the name you: ye shall not sow, neither reap that of the LORD, shall be put to death. which groweth of itself in it, nor gather the 17 | And he that killeth any man shall grapes in it of thy vine undressed. surely be put to death.

12 For it is the jubilee; it shall be holy 18 | And he that killeth a beast shall make unto you: ye shall eat the increase thereof it good; beast for beast.

out of the field. 19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neigh- 13 In the year of this jubilee ye shall return bour; as he hath done, so shall it be done every man unto his possession. unto him :

14 And if thou sell aught unto thy neigh20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth for bour, or buyest aught of thy neighbour's tooth : as he hath caused a blemish in a man, hand, ye shall not oppress one another: 80 shall it be done to him again.

15 According to the number of years after 21 And he that killeth a beast, he shall re- the jubilee, thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, store it: and he that killeth a man, he shall and according unto the number of years of be put to death.

the fruits he shall sell unto thee: 22 Ye shall have one manner of law, as well 16 According to the multitude of years thou for the stranger, as for one of your own shalt increase the price thereof, and accordcountry: for I am the LORD your God. ing to the fewness of years thou shalt dimi23 [ And Moses spake unto the children of nish the price of it: for according to the Israel, that they should bring forth him that number of the years of the fruits doth he had cursed out of the camp, and stone him sell unto thee. with stones : and the children of Israel did 17 Ye shall not tħerefore oppress one anoas the LORD commanded Moses.

ther; but thou shalt fear thy God: for I am CHAP. XXV.

the LORD your God. I The sabbath of the seventh year. 8 Thejubilee 18 Wherefore ye shall do my statutes, and

in the fiftieth year. 14 of oppression. 18 A keep my judgınents, and do them; and ye blessing of obedience. 23 The redemption of shall dwell in the land in safety. land. · 29 of houses. 35 Compassion of the 19 And the land' shall yield her fruit, and poor. 39 The usage of bond-men. 47 The reye shall eat your fill, and dwell therein in demption of servants.

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the seventh year? behold, we shall not sow 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and nor gather in our increase : say unto them, When ye come into the land 21 Then I will command my blessing upon which I give you, then shall the land keep a you in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth sabbath unto the LORD.

fruit for three years. 3 Six years thou shalt sow thy field, and six 22 And ye shall sow the eighth year, and years thou shalt prune thy vineyard, and ga- eat yet of old fruit until the ninth year; ther in the fruit thereof;

untiľ her fruits come in ye shall eat of the 4 But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath old store. of rest unto the land, a sabbath for the LORD: 23 | The land shall not be sold for ever, thou shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune for the land is mine, for ye are strangers and thy vineyard.

sojourners with me. 5 That which groweth of its own accord of 24 And in all the land of your possession thy harvest, thou shalt not reap, neither ga- ye shall grant a redemption for the land. ther the grapes of thy vine undressed: for 25 9 If thy brother be waxen poor, and it is a year of rest unto the land.

hath sold away some of his possession, and 6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat if any of his kin come to redeem it, then for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and shall he redeem that which his brother sold. for thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and 26 And if the man have none to redeem it, for thy stranger that sojourneth with thee, and bimself be able to redeem it; 7 And for thy cattle and for the hengt that

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The redemption of houses, LEVITICUS.

and servants. 28 But if he be not able to restore it to him, | for your children after you, to inherit them then that which is sold shall reinain in the for a possession, they shall be your bond-men hand of him that hath bought it until the "for ever: but over your brethren the children year of jubilee: and in the jubilee it shall go of Israel, ye shall not rule one over another out, and he shall return unto his possession. with rigour.

And ita mau sell a dwelling-houre in 479 And if a sojourner or a stranger wax a walled city, then he may redeem it within rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by a whole year after it is sold: within a full hin wax poor, and sell himself unto the stranyear may he redeem it.

ger or sojourner by thee, or to the stock of * 30 And if it be not releemed within the the stranger's family: space of a full year, then the house that is in 18 After that he is sold he may be redeem the walled city shall bı: established for ever ed again; one of his brethren may redeem to him that bought it, throughout his genera- lim: tions: it shall not go out in the jubilee. 49 Either his uncle, or his uncle's son may

31 But the houses of the villages which redeem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto lave no walls round about them, shall be him of his family may redeem him; or if he counted as the fields of the country: they be able, he may redeem himself. may be redeeinesl, and they shall go out in 50 And he shall reckon with him that bonght the jubilec.

him, from the year that he was sold to him, 32 Notwithstanding the cities of the Levites, unto the year of jubilee: and the price of and the houses of the cities of their poses- his sale shall be according unto the number sion, may the levites redeem at any time. of years, according to the time of a hired

:33 And it a man purchase of the crites, seriant shall it be with bim. then the house that was sold, and the city of 51 If there be yet many years behind, achis possession shall go out in the year of ju-cording unto them he shall give again the bilee; for the houses of the cities of the Le-price of his redemption out of the money vites are their possession among the children that he was bought for. of Israel.

52 And if there remain but few years unto 34 But the field of the suburbs of their ci- the year of jubilee, then he shall count with ties may not be sold, for it is their perpetual him, and according unto his years shall he possession.

give him again the price of his redemption. 35 And if thy brother be waxen poor, and 53 And as a yearly hired servant shall he be fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt with him: and the other shall not rule with relieve him: yea, though he be a stranger, rigour over him in thy sight. or a sojourner; that he may live with thee. 51 And if he be not redeeined in these

36 Take thou no usury of him, or increasc; years, then he shall go ont in the year of jubut fear thy God; that thy brother may livé Lilee, both he, and his children with him. with thee.

55 For unto me the children of Israel are 37 Thou shalt not give him thy money servants, they are my servants whom upon usury, nor lend him thy victuals for in- brought forth out of the land of Egypt: I crease.

ain the LORD your God. 38 I am the LORD your God, which brought

CHAP. XXVI. you forth out of the land of Egypt, to give 1 Of idolatry. 2 Religiousness. 3.A blessing to you the land of Canaan, and to be your God. them that keep the commandments. 14 A curse 39 | And if thy brother that duelleth by to those that break them. 40 God promiseth to thee be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee;

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imageneither rear you up a standing, 40 But as a hired servant, and as a sojourn image, neither shall ye set up any image of er he shall be with thee, and shall serve the stone in your land, to bow down unto it: for unto the year of jubilee:

I am the LORD your God. 41 And then shall he depart from thee, both 2 Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and revehe and his children with him, and shall re- rence my sanctuary: I am the LORD. turn unto his own family, and unto the pos- 3 If ye walk in my statutes and keep my session of his fathers shall he return. commandments, and do them; 42 For they are iny servants which I brought 4 Then I will give you rain. in due season, forth out of the land of Egypt; they shall not and the land shall yield her increase, and the be sold as bond-men.

trees of the fie shall yield their fruit: 43 Thou shalt not rule over liim with rigour, 5 And your threshing shall reach unto the but shalt fear thy God.

vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the 44 Both thy bond-men, and thy bond-maids, sowing-time; and ye shall eat your bread to which thou shalt have, shall be of the hea- the full

, and dwell in your land safely. then that are round about you; of them shall 6 And I will give peace in the land, and ye ye buy bond-men and bond-maids.

shall lie down, and none shall make you 45 Moreover, of the children of the stran- afraid: and I will rid evil beasts out of the gers that do sojourn among you, of them land, neither shall the sword go through your shall ye buy, and of their families that are land. with you, which they begat in your land: And ye shall chase your enemies, and and tliey shall be your possession.

they shall fall before you by the sword. 46 And ye shall take them as an inheritance 8 Ånd five of you shall chase a hundred,

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for disobedience. . and a hundred of you shall put ten thousand in fury; and I, eren I, will chastise you seven to flight: and your enemies shall fall before times for your sins. you by the sword.

29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, 9 For. I will have respect unto you, and and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat. make you fruitful, and multiply you, and es 30 And I will destroy your high places, and tablish my covenant with you.

cut down your images, and cast your car10 And ye shall eat old store, and bring casses upon the carcasses of your idols, and forth the old because of the new.

my soul shall abhor you. 11 And I will set my tabernacle among you: 31 And I will make your cities waste, and and my soul shall not abhor you.

bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, and 12 And I will walk among you, and will be I will not smell the savour of your sweet your God, and ye shall be my people. odours.

13 I am the LORD your God, which brought 32 And I will bring the land into desola. you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye tion: and your enemies which dwell therein should not be their bond-men, and I have shall be astonished at it. broken the bands of your yoke, and made 33 And I will scatter you among the heayou go upright.

then, and will draw out a sword after you: 14 | But if ye will not hearken unto me, and your land shall be desolate, and your and will not do all these commandments; cities waste.

15 And if ye shall despise my statutes, or if 31 Then shall the land enjoy her sabbaths, your soul abhor my judgments, so that ye as long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your will not do all my commandments, but that enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, ye break my covenant:

and enjoy her sabbaths. 16 I also will do this unto you, I will even 35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall rest; appoint over you terror, consumption, and because it did not rest in your sabbaths, when the burning ague, that shall consume the ye dwelt upon it. eyes, and cause sorrow of heart: and ye 36 And upon them that are left alive of shall sow your secd in vain ; for your enemies you, I will send a faintness into their hearts shall eat it.

in the lands of their enemies; and the sound 17 And I will set my face against you, and of a shaken leaf shall chase them; and they ye shall be slain before your enemies: they shall flee, as fleeing from a sword; and they that hate you shall reign over you, and ye shall fall, when none pursueth. shall flee when none pursueth you.

37 And they shall fall one upon another, as 18 And if ye will not yet for all this hearken it were before a sword, when none pursueth: unto me, then I will punish you seven times and ye shall have no power to stand before more for your sins.

your enemies. 19 And I will break the pride of your power; 38 And ye shall perish among the heathen, and I will make your heaven as iron, and your and the laud of your enemies shall eat you up. earth as brass :

39 And they that are left of you shall pine 20 And your strength shall be spent in vain : away in their iniquity in your enemies' lands; for your land shall not yield her increase, and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall neither shall the trees of the land yield their they pine away with them. fruits.

40 | If they shall confess their iniquity, 21 And if ye walk contrary unto me, and and the iniquity of their fathers, with their will not hearken unto me, I will bring seren trespass which they trespassed against me, times more plagues upon you according to and that also they have walked contrary your sins.

unto me; 22 I will also send wild beasts among you,

41 And that I also have walked contrary which shall rob you of your children, and unto them, and have brought them into the destroy your cattle, and make you few in land of their enemies; if then their uncir. number, and your high-ways shall be desolate. cumcised hearts be humbled, and they theu 23 And if ye will not be reformed by me by accept of the punishment of their iniquity: these things, but will walk contrary unto me; 42 T'hen will I remember my covenant with

24 Then will I also walk contrary unto you, Jacob, and also my covenant with Isaac, and and will punish you yet seven times for your also my covenant with Abraham will í resins,

member; and I will remember the land. 25 And I will bring a sword upon you, that 43 The land also shall be left of them, and shall avenge the quarrel of my covenant: shall enjoy her sabbaths, while she lieth desoand when ye are gathered together within late without them: and they shall accept of your cities, I will send the pestilence among the punishment of their iniquity; because, sou: and ye shall be delivered into the hand even because they despised my judgments,

and because their soul abhorred my statutes. 26 And when I have broken the staff of 44 And yet for all that, when they be in your bread, ten women shall bake your bread the land of their enemies, I will not cast in one oven, and they shall deliver you your them away, neither will I abhor them, to de. bread again by weight: and ye shall eat and stroy them utterly, and to break my covenant not be satisfied.

with them: for I am the LORD their God. 27 And if ye will not for all this hearken 45 But I will for their sakes remember the

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and their redemption the heathen, that I might be their God: I seed thereof: a homer of barley seed shall am the Lord.

be valued at fifty shekels of silver. 46 These are the statutes, and judgments, 17 If he sanctify his field from the year of juand laws, which the LORD made between bilee,according to thyestimation it shall stand. him and the children of Israel in mount Si- 18 But if he sanctify his field after the jubipai by the hand of Moses.

lee, then the priest shall reckon unto him CHAP. XXVII.

the money according to the years that re1 He that maketh a singular vor must be the main, even unto the year of the jubilee, and Lord's. 3 The estimation of the person. 9 of it shall be abated from thy estimation. a beast given by row. 14 0f a house. 16 of a 19 And if he that sanctified the field will in field, and the redemption thereof. 2No de- any wise redeem it, then he shall add the coted thing may be redeemed. 32 The tithe may fifth part of the money of thy estimation not be changed.

unto it, and it shall be assured to him. 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and he have sold the field to another man, it say unto them, When a man shall make a shall not be redeemed any more. singular vow, the persons be for the 21 But the field, when it goeth out in the LORD, by thy estimation.

jubilee, shall be holy unto the LORD, as a 3 And thy estimation shall be, of the male field devoted: the possession thereof shall from twenty years old even unto sixty years be the priest's. old, even thy estimation shall be fifty shekels 22 And if a man sanctify unto the LORD a of silver, after the shekel of the sanctuary field which he hath bought, which is not of

4 And if it be a female, then thy estimation the fields of his possession; shall be thirty shekels.

23 Then the priest shall reckon unto him 5 And if it be from five years old even unto the worth of thy estimation, coen unto the twenty years old, then thy

estimation shall year of the jubilee: and he shall give thine be of the male twenty shekels, and for the estimation in that day, as a holy thing unto female ten shekels.

the LORD. 6 And if it be from a month old even unto 24 In the year of the jubilee the field shall five years old, then thy estimation shall be return unto him of whom it was bought, even of the male five shekels of silver, and for the to him to whom the possession of the land female thy estimation shall be three shekels did belong. of silver.

25 And all thy estimations shall be accord7 And if it be from sixty years old and ing to the shekel of the sanctuary: twenty, above; if it be a male, then ihy estiination gerahs sliall be the shekel. shall be fifteen shekels, and for the female 26 Only the firstling of the beasts, which ten shekels.

should be the LORD's firstling, no man shall 8 But if he be poorer than thy estimation, sanctify it; whether it be ox, or sheep: it is then he shall present himself before the the Lord's. priest, and the priest shall value him: ac 27 And if it be of an unclean beast, then cording to his ability that vowed shall the he shall redeem it according to thine estipriest value him.

nation, and shall add a fifth part of it there. 99 And if it be a beast whereof men bring to: or if it be not redeemed, then it shall be an offering unto the LORI), all that any man sold according to thy estimation. giveth of such unto the LORD shall be holy. 28 | Notwithstanding, no devoted thing '10 He shall not alter it, nor change it, a that a man shall devote unto the LORD of all good for a bad, or a bad for a good: and if that he hath, both of man and beast, and of lie shall at all change beast for beast, then it the field of his possession, shall be sold or and the exchange thereof shall be holy. redeemed : every devoted thing is most holy

11 And if it be any unclean beast, of which unto the LORD. they do not offer a sacrifice unto the LORD, 29 None devoted, which shall be devoted then he shall present the beast before the of men, shall be redeemed: but shall surely priest:

be put to death. 12 And the priest shall value it, whether it 30 And all the tithe of the land, whether of be good or bad: as thou valuest it who art the seed of the land, or of the fruit of the tree, the priest, so shall it be.

is the Lord's: it is holy unto the LORD. 13 But if he will at all redeem it, then he shall 31 And if a man will at all redeem aught of add a fifth part thereof unto thy estination. his tithes, he shall add thereto the fifth part 14 | And when a man shall sanctify his thereof. house to be holy unto the LORD, then the 32 And concerning the tithe of the herd, or priest shall estimate it, whether it be good of the flock, even of whatsoever passeth under or bad: as the priest shall estimate it, so therod, the tenth shall be holy unto the LORD. shall it stand.

33 He shall not search whether it he good 15 And if he that sanctified it will redeem or bad, neither shall he change it: and if he his house, then he shall add the fifth part of change it at all, then both it and the change the money of thy estimation unto it, and it thereof shall be holy; it shall not be reshall be his.

deemed. 16 And if a man shall sanctify unto the 34 These are the commandments which LORD some part of a field of his possession, the LORD commanded Moses for the chil. then thy estimation shall be according to the dren of Israel in mount Sinai.

7 The Fourth Book of Moses, called NUMBERS. CHAP. I.

old and upward, all that were able to go forth I God cormandeth Moses to number the people. to war:

5 The princes of the tribes. 17 The number of 23 Those that were numbered of them, cuery tribe. 47 The Levites are exempted for even of the tribe of Simeon, were fifty aud the service of the Lord.

nine thousand and three hundred. A

wilderness of Sinai, in the tabernacle tions, after their families, by the house of of the congregation, on the first day of the their fathers, according to the number of the second month, in the second year after they names, from twenty years old and upward, were come out of the land of Egypt, say- all that were able to go forth to war; ing,

25 Those that were numbered of them, 2 Take ye the sum of all the congregation even of the tribe of Gad, were forty and five of the children of Israel, after their families, thousand six hundred and fifty. by the house of their fathers, with the num 26 Of the children of Judah, by their geneber of their names, every male by their polls: rations, after their families, by the house of 3 From twenty years old and upward, all their fathers, according to the number of the that are able to go forth to war in Israel; names, from twenty years old and upward, thou and Aaron shall number them by their all that were able to go forth to war; armies.

27 Those that were numbered of them, 4 And with you there shall be a man of even of the tribe of Judah, were threescore every tribe; every one head of the house of and fourteen thousand and six hundred. his fathers.

28 of the children of Issachar, by their ge59 And these are the names of the men nerations, after their families, by the house that shall stand with you: Of the tribe of of their fathers, according to the number of Reuben; Elizur the son of Shedeur. the names, from twenty years old and up6 of Simeón; Shelumiel the son of Zuri- ward, all that were able to go forth to war; shaddai.

29 Those that were numbered of then, 7 Of Judah; Nahshon the son of Ammina- eoen of the tribe of Issachar, were fifty and dab.

four thousand and four hundred. 8 Of Issachar; Nethaneel the son of Zuar. 30 Of the children of Zebulun, by their ge9 Of Zebulun; Eliab the son of Helon. nerations, after their families, by the house 10 Of the children of Joseph : of Ephraim; of their fathers, according to the number of Elishama the son of Ammihud: of Manasseh; the names, from twenty years old and upGamaliel the son of Pedahzur.

ward, all that were able to go forth to war; 11 Of Benjamin; Abidan the son of Gi- 31 Those that were numbered of then, deoni.

coen of the tribe of Zebulun, were fifty and 12 Of Dan; Ahiezer the son of Ammishad- seven thousand and four hundred. dai.

32 Of the children of Joseph, namely, of the 13 Of Asher; Pagiel the son of Ocran. children of Ephraim, by their generations, 14 Of Gad'; Eliasaph the son of Deuel. after their families, by the house of their fa. 15 Of Naphtali; Ahira the son of Enan. thers, according to the number of the names, 16 These were the renowned of the congre- from twenty years old and upward, all that gation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, were able to go forth to war; heads of thousands in Israel.

33 Those that were numbered of them, 17 And Moses and Aaron took these men even of the tribe of Ephraim, were forty thouwhich are expressed by their names: sand and five hundred.

18 And they assembled all the congrega- 34 Of the children of Manasseh, by their gewww.tion together on the first day of the second nerations, after their families, by the house

month, and they declared their pedigrees af- of their fathers, according to the number of ter their families, by the house of their fa- the names, from twenty years old and upward, thers, according to the number of the names, all that were able to go forth to war; from twenty years old and upward, by their 35 Those that were numbered of them, polls.

coen of the tribe of Manasseh, were thirty 19 As the LORD commanded Moses, so he and two thousand and two hundred. numbered them in the wilderness of Sinai. 36 Of the children of Benjamin, by their 20 And the children of Reuben, Israel's generations, after their families, by the house eldest son, by their generations, after their of their fathers, according to the number of families, by the house of their fathers, ac- the names, from twenty years old and upcording to the number of the names, by ward, all that were able to go forth to war; their polls, every male from twenty years old 37 Those that were numbered of them, and upward, all that were able to go forth to even of the tribe of Benjamin, were thirty

and five thousand and four hundred. 21 Those that were numbered of them, 38 Of the children of Dan, by their generaepen of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and tions, after their families, by the house of six thousand and five hundred.

their fathers, according to the number of the · 22 Of the children of Simeon, by their ge- names, from twenty years old and upward, nerations, after their families, by the house of all that were able to go forth to war;

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their fathers those that were numbered of

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