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a solenn passouch. 30 And the king went up into the 7 And Josial gave to the people, of house of the LOLD, and all the men of the Nock, lambs, and kids, all lor ile Judah, and the inhabitants of Jerusi- passover-offerings, for all that were lem, and the priests, and the Levites, present, to the number of thirty trou and all the people, great and sinali: gand, and three thousand bullocks and he read in their ears all the words tiese werd of the king's substance. of the book or the covenant that was 8 And his princes guve willingly un found in the house of the Lord, Lo the people, to the priests, and to the

31 And the king stood in his place, Levites : Hilkiah and Zechariah and and inade a covenant before theLOILD, Jehiel, rulers of the house of God, to walk after the Lord, and lo keep gave unto the priests for the passoverbis commandments, and his testimo- offerings two thousand and six hurnies, and his statutes, with all his heart, dred small caille, and three hundred. and' with all his soul, to perform the oxen. words of the covenant wbicli are writ. 9 Conaiich also, and Sheinaiali, and ten in this book.

Newaneel, his brothrco, and l-Iaslabi. 32 And he caused all that were pres. all, and Jebiel, and Jozobad, chier or ent in Jernsalem and Benjamin to the Levites, gare unto the Levites,lür stand to it. And the inhabitants of passover.otlerings tive thousand smalı Jerusalemn did according to the core cattle, and five hundred oxen. nant of God, the God of their fathers. 10 So the service was prepared, and 33 And Josialı took away all the the priests stood in ibeir place, and the aloininations out of all the countries Levites in their courses, according to that pertained to the cuildren of Israel, the king's comandment and made all that were present in 19- 11 Aud they killed the pasaover,and rael to serve, even to serve the LORD the priests sprinkied the blood from lheir God. And all his days tliey de- their hands, and the Levites flayed parted not from following the LORD, then. . ühe God of their fathers

12 And they removed the burnt-ofler. CHAP. XXXV.

ings,that they might give according to MORE

OREOVER Josialı kept a pass. the divisions of the families of the peo

over unto the LORD jū Jerusa- pie, to ofler unto the Lord, as it is Tent: sad they killed the passover on wrillen in the book of Moses. And 80 the fourteenth day of the first month. did they with the oxen.

2 Anille set the priests in their char- 13 and they roasted the passover will ges, and encouraged them to the ser- fire according to the orduance: buil vice of the liouse of the LORD, the other holy offerings sod they in

3 And said unto the Levites that pots, and in caldions, and in pans, and taught all Israel, which were holy divided them speodily aipong all the into the LORD, Put the holy ark in the people. diouse which Solomon the son of Daviil 14 And alterward liey made ready king of Israel did build; it shall not for themselves, and for the priests ; be a burden upon your shoulders: because the priests the 9018 ol' saron serve now the LORD your God and his sucre busied in offering of burnt-offer. people Israel,

iugs ud the fat until night; therefore 4And prepare yourselves by the hous. the Levites prepared for themselves, cs of your fathers, after your courses, and for the priests the sons of Aaron. according to the writing of David king 16 And the singers the song of Asaplı of Israel, and according to the writing were in their place, according to the of Solomon liis son.

commandment of David, and Asapli, á And stand in the holy place accord- and Heman, and Jeduthun the king's ing to the divisioos of the families of secr; and the porters waited at every the fathers of your brethren llre nem gute; they might not depart from their ple, and a ficr the division of the fami- service; for their brethren the Levitra lies of the Levites.

prepared for them. 6 So kill the passover, and sanctifs | 16 So all the service of the Lorn jourselves, and prepare your brethren, was prepared the same day, 10 kerp thattheymay do according to the word lle passover, and to offer burnt-ollur. of the LORR by die hand of Moges. lings upon the allar ol' tlie LORD), üc

Josiah is slain,

Jenormurs reign. cording to the commandment of king

CHAP. XXXVI. Josialı.

THEN the people of the land took

sosialand the children of Israel that Thesalia e non olie beidende

were present kept the passoverat that made him king in liis father's sicad in time, and the least ot unleaveneil Jerusalem. bread seven days.

2 Jelioabaz was lsventy and three 13 And there was no passover like years old when die began to reign and In that kept in Israel from the days of be reigned three months in Jerusalem Samuel the prophet; neither did all 3 And the king of Egypt pat bir the kings of Israel keep such a pass- down at Jerusalem, and condeinned over as Josialı kept, and the priests, the land in a hundred talents of silver and the Levites, and all Jucial and ls. and a talent of gold. racl lbat were present, and the inhab-. 4 And the king of Egypt made Elin itants of Jerusalem.

kun bis brother king over Judali and 19 In the eighteenth year of the reign Jerusalem,and turned his name to Je. of Josiah was this passover kent.

hoiakiin, And Necho took Jeloalias 20 | After all this, when Josiah had his brother, and carried him to Egypt. prepared the temple, Necho king of 6 1. Jehoiakiin rvas twenty and five Egypt caine up to fight against Car years old when he began to reign, and chemisia by Euphrates: and Josiahlie reigned eleven years in Jerusalem; went out against him.

and lie did that which runas evil in 21 But lie sent ambassadors to him, le sight of the LOILO lis God. Faying, What have I to do with thee, 6 Against bim came up Nebuchadthou king of Judah ? I come not agninst nezzar king of Babylon, and bound thee this day, but against the house him a letters, to carry him 10 Baby. vlierewith I have war: for God com-lon. inanded ine to make laste; forlear 7 Nebuchadnezzar alao carried of the theclioni meddling with God, who is vessels of the house of the Lord to with ine, that lie destroy thee not Babylon, and put them in his temple

2:2 Nevertheless Josiah would not at Birbylon. turn his face froin linn, but disguised 8 Now the rest of the acts of Jehoia himsell, that he might light witū bim, kim, and his abominations which he and liearkened not unto the words offlid, and that which was found in hini, Necho from the mouth of Goul, and bebold, they are written in the book came to fight in the valley of Megirdo. of the kings of Israel aud Judah: ano

23 And the archers shot at king jv. Jehoiachin his son reigned in his steal Bialı ; and the kingsáid to liis servants, 91 Jehoiachin was eight years old Have me away; for l am sore wounded when he began to reign, and be reign

24 His servants therefore took binned three months andien days in Jeru out of that chariot, and put him in the salein: and .le did that thich ious second chariot that lie bad; and they evil in the sight of the Lord. brought hiin to Jerusalem, and he died, 10 And when the year was expirerl, and was buried in one of the sepul- king Nebuchadnezzor sent, and brought cores of his fathers. And all Judal, bim to Babylon, with the goodly veg. and Jerusalem mourned for Josiab. sels of the house of the LON), anal

25 || And Jeremialı lamented for Jo. made Zedekiah his brother king over sialı; and all the singing men and the Judah and Jerusalem. ainging women spuke o Josial in their 11 Zedekiah atas one and twenty lanentations to this day, and made years old when he began to reign, and inein an ordinance in Israel: and, be- reigned eleven years in Jerusalem. nold, they are written in the Lamen: 12 And he did that which was evil tations,

in the sight of the Lord bis God, and 26 T Now tlie rest of the acts of Jo-humbled not bimsell before Jereinialı sial, and his goodness, according to the prophet speaking from the mouth That which was written in the law oil of tlie Lond. the Lord,

13 And he also rebelled against king 27 And his deeds, first and last, be- Nebuchadnezzar, who had inade lum biold, they are written in the book of lowear by God: but he stillened bis the Kings of Israel and Judah. Ineck, and hardcned his heart from



prociamatron. lurging unto the LORD God or lsrael. and brake down the wail of Jerusa:

14 Ti Moreover, all the chief of the lem, and burnt all the palaces thereof priests and the people transgressed willi fire, and destroyed illl lue goodly very much, aller all the abominations vessely thereor. of the lieathen; and polluted the house 20 ud them that had escaped from of the LORD, which be bad hallowed the sword carried he away to Bubylon, in Jerusalem.

where they were servants to him and 15 And the LORD God of their fathers his sous until the reign of the kingdom sent to thein by his messengers, rising of Persia : up betimes, and send uig; because he 21 To fulfil the word of the Lord by liad compassion on lily people, and on the moull of Jeremiah, until the land bis dwelling place :

lád enjoyed her subbatis : for as long 6 But they mocked the messengers as she lay desolate she kept sabbatb, u of God, und despised his words, and Cullil threescore and ten years. muisused liis prophets, vill the wrath 22 1 Now in the first year of Cyrus of the Lord arose against his people, king of Persia, (thai the word of the till there was no 14-1nelly.

LOND, spoken by the mouth of Jeremi 17 Therefore le brought upon them at, might be accomplished,) the LORL the king of the Chaklees, who slew stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of their young men willi the sword in Persia, what he made a proclamation. the house of their sanctuary, and lead throughout all his kingdom, and put it no compassion upon young man or also in writing, saying, maiden, okl man, or him that stooped 2: Thus saiib Cyrus king of Persia for age; he gave them all into his haud. All tlie kingdons of the earib bath the

18. Anil all the vessels of the liouse of Lord God of heaven given me ; and Goll, great and small and the treasures le hall charged me to build him a of the house of the Lonwand Ule treas. louse in Jerusalem, which is in Judali. ures of the king, and of his princes ; Wlio is there among you of all lis peoall these he brought to Babylon. ple? the LORD big God be with hiin, 19 And they burnt the house of God, and let him go up.


; CHAP. I.

for the bouse of God turn is in JeruenNetherlinse charme cooperation

king of Persia, (that the word of 5 | Then rose up the chief of the faThe Lond by the inouth of Jeremiali ters of Judahan Arnjanin, and the night be full,) the LORD stirred up priests, and the Levies, with all them the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, that whose spirit God had raised, io go up he made a proclamation throughout to build the house of the Lord whici ill his kingdom, and put it also in is in Jerusalem. writing, saying

6 And all they that icere about them 2 Tlus saith Cyrus king of Persia, screngthened their lands with vessels The LORD God of heaven batlı given of silver, with gold, with goods, and me all the kingdoms of the earth; and will beasts, and with precious things, le liath charged me 10 build bir a besides all that was willingly ofereil. linusrat Jerusalem, which is in Judah. 7 Also Cyrus the king brought

3 Who is there among you os all his forih the vessels of tie bouse of the people? bis God be with liim, and let LORD, which Nebuchadnezzar had hili go up to Jerusalein, which is in brought forth out of Jerusalem, and Juclali,and build the house of the Lord had put them in the house of his God of Israel (he is the God) which is gods; m Jerusalem.

S Even those did Cyrus king of Persia 4 And whosoever remaineth in any bring forth by the land of Mithredatlı place where lie sojournelli, let the men the treasurer, and oumbered them untu dit his place help him with silver, and Sheshbazzar the prince of Judab. with gold, and with goods, and with and this is the number of them : beasts, besides the free-will-offering thily cbarges of gold, a thicusand


Those who returneil


from Babylon. sharger's of silver, nine and twenty, 19 The children of Hashum, liyo Inives,

lundred twenty and three. 10 Thirty basons of gold, silver basons 20 The children of Gibbar, mely of a second sort four hundred and ten, and five. ind other vessels a thousand.

21 The children of Bethlehem, a : 11 All the vessels or gold and or silver hundred twenty aud three. were live thousand and four hundred. 22The menor Netophah, filty and six. All these diu Sheslibazzar bring up 23 The men of Anathotlı, a hundredi with them of the captivity that were twenty and eight. Brought up from Babylon unto Jerusa- 24 The children of Azmaveil, forty lem

and two.

25. The children of Kirjath-ariin, CHAP, IL.

Chepbirath, and Beerotli, seven hun OW tlicse are the children of the dred and forty and three.

province that went up oul of the 26 The children of Ramal and Gaba, taptivity, of those which had been six hundred twenty and one. carried away, whom Nebuchadnezzar 27 The men of Dichmas, a hundred the king of Babylon bad carried away twenty and two. into Babylon,and came unto Je. 28 The men of Beth-el and Ai, tuyo rusalein and Judah, every one unto his lundred twenty and three. city;

29 The children of Nebo, fifty and 2 Vbich came will Zerubbabel : Je two. aliua, Nehemial, Serainl, Reelaiah, 30 Tlie children of Magbisli, a lum lordecai, Bilslian, Mizpar, Bigvai, ured fifty illud six. Relium, Baanalı. The number of the 31 The children of the other Elam, a men of the people of Israel:

thousand two hundred filty and four 3 The children of Paroslı, two thou. 32 The children of Harim, three hiurisand a hundred sevenly w two.

Idred and twenly. 4 The children of Shepbatial, three 33 The children or Lod, Hadid, arnt hundred seventy and lio.

Ono, seven hundred twenty and live. 5 The children of Aralı, seven bun- 34 The children of Jericho, three dred seventy and live.

lundred forly and Ave. 6 The children of Pahath-moab, of 35 The children of Senaal, three the children of Jeshua and Jonli, iwo thousand and six bundred and thirty. thousand eiglit hundred and twelve. 39 | The priests: the children olje

7 Tlie chillren of Elam, a thousand dairl, of the house or Jeshua, nine two hundred and lily and four. hundred seventy and three. 8 The children or Zatlı, nine lun- 37 The children of Immer, a thousand drell lorty and fire.

alty and two. 9 The children of Zaccai, seren liun- 38 The children or Pashur, i thoudred and threescore.

gand two liundred forty and severi. 10 The children of Bani, six bundred 30 The children of Harim, a thou Corty and two.

sand and sevenleen. Il The children or Bebai, six hun. 40 T The Levites: We children of dred twenty and three.

Jesliua, and Kidmiel, of the children 12 The children of Azgad, a thousand of Hodariah, seventy and four. two ludied twenty and two.

41 1 The singers: the children of 13 The children of Adonikam, sıx Asaph, a hundred twenly and eight. hundred sixty and six.

421 The children of the porters : lie 14 The children of Bigvai, two thou- children of Shalluin, the children of Haod silly and six.

Aler, the coildren of Talion, the chil 15 The children of Adin, four lun- dren of Akkub, the children of Hatilib, dred filly and four.

the children of Suobai, in all a liun16 Tlie children of Ater of Hezekialı, drol thirty and nine. ninety and eight

42 T The Netkeninos: the children of 17 The children or Bezai, three huo- Zihil, the children of Hasuplia, the dred (werty and three.

children or Tabbaulli, 18 The children of Jorab, a hundred 41 The children of Keros, the chil and twelve.

dren of Siaha, the children or Piduri

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CHAP. III. 45 the children o Lebaran, the 63 And the Tirsbatha said unto thera children of Hagabalı, the children of that tliey sliould not eat of the most Akkul),

loly things, till there stood up a priest 46 The children of Hagab, the chil with Uriin and with Thummim. dren of Shalmai, the children of Ha-61 | The whole congregation together

was forty cuid two viousand three liun 17 The children of Giddel, the childred and threescore, dren of Gahar, the children of Reaialı, 65 Besides their servants and their 48 The chuldren of Rezin, the child maids of whom there were seven tbou dren of Nekoda, tbc children of Gaz- sana three hundred thirty and seven Zain,

and there were among then two hun. 19 The children of Uzza, the childreu singmg-mcu and singing women dren or Pasealı, the children of Besai, 66 Their liorses w07e seren hundred 50 The children of Asnal), the chil.thirty and six; their mules, two hun. dren of Mchuuim, the children of Nedred forly and five; pusim,

67 Their camels, four hundred thirty 51 The children of Bakbuk, the child and live; their asses, six thousand ecvdren of Hikupha, the children of Har en liundred and twenty. Iner,

68 i And some of the chief of the ra52 The childrea of Razlutlı, the cluil-thers, when they came to the bouse dren of Melida, the children of Har of the LORD, wbich is at Jerusalein, sha,

offered freely for the house of God, lu 6:3 Tlie children of Barkos, the child set it up in his place : dren of Sisera, the children of Tha- 69 They gave after Uleir ability unto mah,

the treasure of the work threescore 61 The children of Neziah, the chil. and one thousand drams of gold, and dren of Hatipba.

five thousand pounds of silver, and 55 | Tlie children of Solomon's ser- one hundred priesls' garments. anls: the children of Solai, the chil 70 So the priests, and the Levites aren of Sophereth, the children of Pe-land some of the people, and the sing luda,

ers, and the porters, and the Nethin 96 The children of Jaalalı, the chilims, dwelt in their cities, and all 13 dren of Darkon, the children of Giddel, rael in their cities. 57 The children of Sheplatial, the

CHAP. III. children or Hatlil, the children of Po ND when the srventi montlı wag whereth or Zebaim, the children of Ami.

wuere in the cities, the people girlhered 53 All tio Vethinime, and the child themselves togetlier is one man to Jedren of Solomon's servants,rverc three ruşalım. rundrell ninety and two.

2 Then stood up Jesliua the son or 69 And liese were they which went Jozadak, and his brethren the priesis, up from Tel melalı, Tel-barsa, Cherub, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, Addan, and Immer, but they could and his brethren, and builled the al. plot show their father's house and their lar of the God of Israel, to ollier burne. seed, whether they were or Israc! : offerings thereon, 19 il is written ic 60 'The children of Delainly, the child the law of Moses the man of God. dren of Tobinh, the children of Ne 3 And they set the altar upon his ba. koda, six hundred listy and two. ses; for fear was upon them because

6L T And of the children of the of the people of those countries ; au) priests : the children of Haba ial), the they offered burnt-oilerings theren children of koz, the chilren of Bar- unto the LORD, even burnt-olierings zillai : which took a wise of the daugb- morning and evenins: ters of Barzıllai the Gileadite, and 4 They kept also the seast of taber. was called after their name: nacles, as it is written and nfered the

62 These sought their register anong daily burnt-offerings by number, ac: those that were reckoned by genealo-cording to the custom, as the duty ul

bul they were not found: there- every day required ; fore were they, as polluted, pul from 5 And alterward offered the continua. the priesthood.

burnt-offering, both of the new moons,

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