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and servans. them, shall be counted as the fields of begat in your land ; and tiey shall be the country: they may be redeemed; your possession. and they shall go out in the jubilee. 16 And ye shall take them as an in

32 Notwithstanding the cities of the heritance for your children after you, Levites, and the houses of the cities to inherit them for a possession; they of their possession, ipay the Leriles shall be your bond-men for ever: bus redeem at any tiine.

over your bretbren the children of 1933 And it ainan purchase of the Le-rael, ye shalloot rule one over another vites, lhen the house that was sold,and with rigour. the city of bis possession, shall go out 47 | And if a sojourner or stranger in the your of jubilee; for the houses wax rich by thee, and tby brother that ofile cilies of theLevitesaretheir pos- dwellelh by bim wax poor, and sell session aumong the children of Israel. hinscil untu the stranger or sojourner

3. But we lield of thic suburbs of by thee, or to the stock of the strant their cities may not be sold; for it is ger's family: their perpetual possession.

18 Alier that be is sold he may be 35 T1 And if iby brother be waxen redeemed again; one of his breluren pour, and fillen in decay with thee, may redeem hini: Then' thou shalt relieve him; you, 49 Either bis uncle, or his uncle's though he be a stranger, or a sojourn- son, may redeem bim, or any that is er; that he may live with llice. migl of kin unto him of his family

36 Take thou no usury of him, or in- may rcileem lim; or if he be able, le Crease; but lear thy God; that thiy inay redeein himself. brother may live with tliee.

50 And he shall reckon with lum 37 'Thou shalt not give hun thy mo- that bought bio, from the year that ney upon usury, nor lend liun tby vic- he was sold to him unto llie year of Luals for increase.

jubilee: and the price of his sale shall 38 I am thie LORD your God, which be according unto the nunber of years, brought you forth out of the land or according to the time of a lired serEgypt, to give you the land of Canaan, vuit sal it be with him. fraid to be your God,

51 If there be yet many years behind, 39 1 And if thy brother that dwelleth according unto them be shall give Dy tliee be waxen poor, and be sold again the price of his redemption out uoto thee; thou shall not compel him of the money that he was bought for to serve as a bond-servant:

52 And if there remain but few years [0 But as a hired servant, and as a unto the year of jubilce, then he shall sojourner, lie shall be with thee, and count with bim, und according unto sball serve thee unto the year ol jubi-his years shall he give biin again the

price of his redemption. 41 And then shall he depart from 53 ind as a yearly hired servant thee, both he and liis children will, shall lie be with him: and the other him, and shall return into his owu shall not rule witli rigour over hiin in farily, and unto the possession of his thy siglat. filliers sliall he return.

51 And if he be not redeemed in these -12 Forthey are my servants, which years, then lie shall go out in the year I brought forth out of the land of of jubilee, both he, and his children Egypt: they shall not be sold as bond- wit bin.

55 For untu me the cluildren of Israet 43 Thou shalt not rule over liim witli arc servants; they are my servants rigour, but shalt fear thy God.

whom I brought lorth out of the land 14 Both thy bond-men,and tby bond- of Egypt: I am the LORD your God. maids, which thou shalt lave, shall be


I them ye buy bond-inen graven imageneither rear you and bond-naids,

up a sliuding image, neither shall e 15 Moreover, of the children of the set up any image of stone in your Atrangersibat do sojourn itong you, land, to bow dowo unto it: for I ain ul them shall yo buy, and of Vieir the LORD your God. families that are with you, wluch they) 2 11 Ye shul keep my sabbaths, and

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or obedience. reverence my sanctuary: I am the and ye shall be slain before your enc. Load.

mies: Whey that bate you shall reigni 3 ir ye walk in my statutes, and over you; and ye sball flee wher nolio keep my commandments and do them; pursueth you.

4 Then I will give you rain in due 18 And if ye will not yet for all Lud season, and the land shall yield ber hearken unto ne, then I will punisu increase, and the trees of the field you seven times more for your sins. shall yield their fruit.

19 And I will break the pride of your 5 And your threshing shall reach power; and I will make your heaven into the vintage, and the vintage shall us iron, and your earth as brass : reach unto the sowing-time: and yel. 20 And your strengu shall be spent shall eat your bread to the full, and in vain: for your land shall not yield dwell in your land salely.

her increase, neither shall the trees of 6 Aud I will give peace in the land, the land yield their fruits. and ye shall lie dowis, and none sball 21 | And if ye walk contrary unto make you alraid: and I will rid evil nie, and will not liearken unto me; I beasts out of llie land, neither shall will bring seven tinies more plagues the sword go throuylı your lixod.

upon you according to your sins. 7 And ye shall chase your enemics, 22 I will also send wild beasts ainong and they shall fall before you by tie you, which shall rob you or your chilsword.

dren, and destroy your cattle, and 8. And fire or you shall chase a huu-make you sew in number; and your dred, and a hundred of you shall put high-ways shall be desolate. ten thousand to Night: and your ene- 2:3 And if ye will not be reformed by mies shall fall before you by the sword me by these things, but will walk cou

9 For I will have respect unto you, trary unto me; and make you fruitsul, and inultiply 24 Then will I also walk contrary you, and establish iny covenant with unto you, and will punish you yet you.

seven times for your sins. 10 And ye shall eat old store, and 25 And I will bring a sword upon bring forth the old because of the new. you, that shall avenge the quarrel of

11 And I will set my tabernacle my covenant: and when ye are gathamong you

and my soul shall not ered together witbin your cities, I aolior you.

will send the pestilence among you; 12 And I will walk anong you, and and ye shall be delivered into the land will be your God, and ye shall be ny for the enemy. people.

26 sind when I bave broken the staff 13 I am the LORD your God, which for your bread, ten women shall bake brought you forth out of the land of your oread in one oren, and they Egypt, that ye should not be their shall deliver you your bread again by bond-men; and I bare broken the weight: and ye sball eat, and not be bands of your yoke, and made you yo satisfied. upright.

27 And if ye will not for all this 14 i But if ye will not hearken unto hearken unto me, but walk contrary ine, and will not do all these con-unto me; mandments;

28 Ther. I will walk contrary unto 15 And if ye shal despise my statutes, you also in fury; and I, even I, will or if your soul abbor my judynients, chastise you seven times for your sins. so that ye will not do all my coin- 29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your inandments, but that ye break my sons, and the fish of your daughters

sball ye eat. 16 I also will do this unto you: I will 30 And I will destroy your high even appoint over you terror, con places, and cut down your images, und sumption, and the buruing ague, that cast your carcases upon thecarcases of sliall consume uie eyes, and cause sor- your idols, and mysoul shall abhor you. row of heart; and ye shall sow your 31 And I will inake your cities wasle, eved in vain, for your enemies shall and bring your sanctuaries into deso pat ito

lation, and I will not smell the savour 17 And I will set my face against you, or your sweet odours.


Obedience required.


Nuture of yours. 32 And I will bring the land into deso-cast them away, neither will I ablior lation : and your enemies which dwell them, to destroy them utterly, and to therein sliall be astonished at it. break my covenant with them: for I

33 And I will scatter you among the am the LORD their God,
beathen, and will draw out a sword 45 Bul I will for their sakcs remem-
after you: and your land shall be des- ber the covenant of their ancestors,
olate, and your cities waste.

whom I brought forth out of the land
34 Thca sball the land enjoy her of Egypt in the sight of the heather,
fabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, that I might be their God: I am thé
and ye be in your enemies' land; ever LORD.
then shall the land rest, and enjoy her 45 These are the statutes and judg-

ments and laws, which the Lord made 35 As long as it licth desolate it shall between him and the children of Israel rest: because it did not rest in your in nount Sinai by the land of Moses. sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it.

CHAP. XXVII. of of you I will send a faintness inte alle AND the Lord spake unto Noses,

, hearts in the lands of their enemies;| 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and the sound of a shaken leaf shali and say unto them, When a man bliadh chase them; and they shall fee, als make a singular vow, the

person shall fleeing from a sword; and they shall be for the LORD, by ty estimation. fall wlien none pursueth.

3 And thy estimation sball be of the 37 And they shall fall one upon an- male from twenty years old even unto other, as it were before a sword, wben sixty years old. even thy estimation none pursuetb: and ye shall bave no shall be filly shekels of silver, after the power to stand before your enemies.

shekel of the fanctuary'. 38 And ye shall perish among the 4 And if is be a female, then thy esti heathen, and the land of your coemies mation shall be thirty sliekels. Bliall eat you up.

5 And if it befroin live years old evrii 39 And they that are left or you sliall unto twenty years old, tben thyestinapine away in their iniquity in your tion shall be of the male twenty shekenemies' lands; and also in the iniqui- cis, and for the female len blekels. ties of their fathers shall they pinc 6 And il it be from a month old eren away with thein.

unto five years old, then thyestimation 40 If they shall confess their iniqui- shall be of the male five sliekels of ty, and tlie iniquity of their fathers, siiver, and for the female thy estima: with their trespass which they tres- tion sholl be three shekels of silver. passed against me, and that also they 7 And if it be from sixty years old and have walked contrary unto me; above; is it be a inale, thieu thy esti.

11 And that I also have walked con- mation shall be filleen shekels, and loi
trary unto them, and have brought the female ten shekels.
thein into the land or their enemies : 8 But if he be poorer than tlıy estima.
ir then t!icir uncircuncised hearts be tion, then he shall present himself be-
humbled, and they then accept of the fore the priest, and the priest sball
plurishinent of their iniquity; value bin; according to his ability

42 Then will I remember my cove-that rowed shall the priest value bim.
nant with Jacob, and also my covenant 9 And if it be a beast, whiereor men
with Isaac, and also my covenant with bring an offering unto the LORD, all
Abraham will I remenber; and I will that any man giveth of such unto'
remember the land.

the LORD shall be holy. 43 The land also shall be left of them, 10 He shall not alter it, nor change it, and shall enjoy her sabbaila, wbile a good for a bad, or a bad for a good: sie lieth desolate without tbem: and and is he eball at all change beast for they sball accept or the punishmentor beast, then it and the exchange there. their iniquity : bccause, even because of shall be holy, they despised my judgments, and be- 11 And if it be any unclean beast, or cause their soul abhorreding statutes. wbich they do not offer a sacrifice in: 44 And yet for all that, wlien they be to the Lord, then he shall present the in die land of their eneniics, I will not beast before the priest:

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of voioa. 12 And the priest shall value it, unto the year of the jubilee: and he whether it be good or bad: as thou val shall give thy estination in that day ucel it,who url the priest, so shall it be. as a lioly thing unto the LOILD.

13 But is be will at all redeem it, 24 Su the year of the jubilee the field Den shall he add a fill part thereof shall return unto him of whom it was wito thy estimation.

bought, even to him to wliom the pos14 | And when a man shall sanctify session of the land uid belong. his house to be holy unto the LORD, 25 And all lliy estimations shall be then the priest shall estimate it, according to the sbekelor the sanctuawhether it be good or bad: as the priest ry: twenty gerals shall be the sbekel. shall estimate it, so sball it stand. 26 T Only the firsting of the beasts,

16 And if he that sanctified it will which should be the LORD's firstling, redeem his house, then be shall add tie no man shall sanctify it; whether it fifth part of the money of thy estima- be ox, or sheep: it is the LORD's. tion unto it, and it shall be lis.

27 And if it be or an unclean beast, 16 And if a man shall sanctify unto then he shall redeem it according to the LORD some part of a field of his thy estimation, and shall add a lifeha possession, then thy estimation shall part of it thereto: or if it be not rebe according to the seed thereof: aueemed, then it shall be sold according homer of barley-seed shall be valued to thy estimationi. at filly shekels or silver.

23 Notwithstanding,no devoted thing, 17 Ir lie sanctify his field from the that a man sliall devote unto the LORD year or jubilee, according to thy esti-l or all that he hath, both of man and mation it shall stand.

Ibeast and of the field of his possession, 18 But if he sanctify his field after tlie shall be sold or redeemed: every dejubilee, then the priest u reckon voted thing ismost boly unto the Lord. unto him the money according to the 29 None devoted, which sball be deyears that remain, even unto the year roted of men, shall be redeemed; but of the jubilee, and it shall be abated shall surely be put to death. from thy estimation.

30 And all the tithe of the land, 19 And if he that sanctised the field, whether of the seed of the land, or of will in any wise redeem it, then be the fruit of the tree, is the Lord's: it shall add tiie fifth part of the money is holy unto the LORD. of thy estimation unto it, and it shall 31 And if a man will at all redeem be assured to bim,

aughi of his tithes, he shall add there20 And if he will not redeem the field, to the fifth part thereof. or if he have sold the field to another 32 And concerning the tithe of the man,it shall not be redeemed anymore. herd, or of the flock, eren of whatso

21 But the held, when it gocth out ever passeth under the rod, the lenth in the jubilee, shall be holy unto the shall be holy unto the Lord. Lond), as a field devoted; the posses-1 33 He shall not search wbether it be bion tliercof shall be the priest's. good or bad, neither shall be change 22 And if a man sanctily unto the lit : and if he change it all, then both LORD a field which he hath bought, it and the change thereof shall be holy; which is not of the fields of his pos-it sball not be redeemed. session;

34 These are the commandments, 23 Then the priest shall reckon unto which the Lord commanded Mosca, him the worth of thy estimation, even for the children of Israel inmount Sinai.

1 The Fourth Book of Dioses, called NUDIBERS. CHAP. I.

2 Take ye the sum of all the congreA

the wilderness o Sinai, in the tab-ibeir families, by the bouses of their ernacle of the congregation on the first fathers, with the number of their day of the second month, in the second names, crery male by their polls; year after they were come out of thel 3 From twentyycus old and upward, land of Egypt, saying,

al lliat are able to go forth to war in The menos


war numbered. Israel: thou and Aaron sliall number that were numbered of them, accord. them by their armies.

ing to the number of the names, by 4 And with you there shall be a man their polls, erery male from twenty of every tribe; every one head of the years old and upward, all that were house of his fathers.

able to go lorth to war; 6 1 And these are the names of tlie 23 Those that were numbered of men that shall stand with you; of the them, even of the tribe of Simeon, tribe of Reuben; Elizur the son of were fiity and nine thousand, and three Sliedeur.

hundred, 6 OC Simeon; Suclumiel tlie son or 24 11 of the children of Gad, by their Zurishaddai.

generations, aller their families, by 7 or Judalı; Nahshon the son of the house of their fathers, according to Anminadab,

the number of the names, from twenty 8 Of Issachar; Netliancel the son or years old and upward, all that were Zuar.

able to go forth to war; gorZebulun; Eliab the son of Helon. 25 Tbose that were numbered or 10 or the children or Joseplı: of llicm, even of the tribe of Gad, wuerc Ipliraim; Elishama the son of An- forty and fire thousand six lundred milud: of Manasseli; Gamaliel the and fifty. son of Pedalızar.

26 I Or the children of Judah, by 11 or Benjainin; Abidan the son of their generations, after their families, Gideoni.

by the house of their fathers, accord. 12 Of Dan; Aliezer tlie son of An- ing to the number of the names, from mishacldai.

twenty years old and upward, all that 13 Or Asher; Pagiel the son or Ocran. were able to go forth to war; 14 Or Gad; Eliasaph the son of Deuel. 27 Those that were numbered or 15 Or Naphtali; Abira the son of them, even of the tribe of Judalı, wucre Cnan.

threescore and fourteen thousand six 16 These were the renowned of the hundred. congregation, princes of the tribes or 28 11 of the children of Issacliar, by their fathers, heads of thousands in their generations, after their families, Israel

by the house of their fathers, accord17 || AndMoses and Aaron took these ing to the number of the names, from men which are expressed by their wenty years old and upward, all that

were able to go forth to war; 18 And they assembled all the con- 29 Those that were numbered of gregation together on the first day of them, eren of the tribe of Issacher, the second month, and they declared were listy and four thousand and four their pedigrees after their families, by hundred. the house of their fathers, according to 30 1 Of the children of Zebulun, by tbe number of the names, from twenty their generations, alter their families, years old and upward, by their polls. by the house of their fathers, accori

19 As the LORD commanded Moses, ing to the number of the names, from so lie numbered them in the wilder-twenty years old and upwarl, all that ness or Sinai.

were able to go forth to war; 20 And the children of Reuben, Is. 31 Those that were nunhered of rael's eldest son, by their generations, them, cven of the tribe of Zebulun, after their families, by the liouse of were fifty and seven thousand, and their fathers, according to the number four hundred. of the names by their polls, every male 321 of the children of Joseph, namefrom twenty years old and upward, ly, of the children of Ephraim, by all that were able to go forth to war; their generations, after their families,

21 Thosc that were numbered or by the house of their fathers, accord. them, even of the tribe of Reuben, ing to the numberof the names, from were lorty and six thousand and five twenty years old and upward, all that hundred.

were able to go forth to war; 22 or the children or Simeon, by 33 Those that were numbered of their generations, after their families, them, even of the tribe of Ephraiin, by the liouse of their fathers, thoselwere forty thousand and five lundred.


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