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9 And thou thale bring the Levites

before the
77 And for a facrifice of peace-offerings, two tabernacle of the congregation, and thou shald
oxen, five rams, five he-goats, five lambs of the gather the whole afsembly of the children of in

first year. This was the offering of Pagiel the fon rael together.
Ocran.

10 And thou shalt bring the Levites before the
78 T On the twelfth day, Ahira the fun of E- LORD, and the children of Israel shall put their
nan, prince of the children of Naphtalisoffered. hands upon the Levites.

79 His offering was one filver charger, the 11 And Aaron Thall t offer the Levites before + Heb. weight whereof was an hundred and thirty she- the LORD, for an t offering of the children

of If wave. kels, one filver bowl of seventy Laekels, after the rael, that f they may execute the fervice of the Hebe. Thekel of the fanctuary,both of them full of fine LORD. Hour mingled with oil, for a meat-offering :

12 And the Levites shall lay their hands upon t Heb. 80 One golden spoon of tensbekels, full of in- | the hears of the bullocks: and thou shalt offer they may cense :

the one for a fin-offering, and the other for a be to exer
81 One young bullock, one ram, one lamb of burnt-offering unto the LORD, to make an a-
the first year for a bumt-offering :

tonement for the Levites.
82 One kid of the goats for a fin-offering : 13 And thou shalt fet the Levites before Aas
83 And for a facrifice of peace-offerings, two ron, and before his sons, and offer them for an
oxen, five rams, five he-goats, five lambs of the offering unto the LORD.
first year. This was the offering of Ahira the fon 14 Thus shalt thou separate the Levites from
of Enan,

among the children of Israel: and the Levites
84. This was the dedication of the altar, (in shall be * mine.
the day when it was anointed) by the princes of 15 And after that shall the Levites go in, to do 3•&•

Ifrael twelve chargers of filver, twelve filver the service of the tabernacle of the congregati-
Gilles
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on: and thou shalt cleanse them, and offer them
85 Each charger of filver weighing an hundred for an offering.
and thirty Doekels, each bowls leventy: all

the 16 For they are wholly given unto me from
Gilver vetiels weigbed two thousand and four among the children of Irael : in stead of such as
hundredsbekelss after the shekel of the fanétu- open every womb, even in stead of the first-born
ary :

of all the children of Israel, have I taken them 86 The golden spoons pere twelve, full of in- unto

me.

* Exod. cense, weighing ten shekels apiece, after the she 17 * For all the first-born of the children of If: 13.2. kel of the fanctuary: all the gold of the spoons rael are mine, both nian and beaft: on the day Chap. was an hundred and twenty Shekels. that I fmute every first-born in the land of E

Luk 2.23. 87 All the oxen for the burnt-offering vere gypt, I danctified them for my felf. zwelve, bullocks, the rams twelve, the lambs of 18 And I have taken the Levites for all the the first year twelve, with their meat-offering : first-born of the children of Ifrael. and the kids of the goats for fin offering twelve. 19 And I have given the Levites as t a gift to * Hcb.

88 And all the oxen for the facrifice of the Aaron, and to his fons, from among the children given. peace-offerings, dere twenty

and four bullocks, of Israel, to do the service of the children of ITthe rams fixty, the he-goats fixty, the lambs of rael in the tabernacle of the congregation, and the first year fixty. This was the dedication of * to make an atonement for the children of 11

1.53. the altar, after that it was anointed.

rael: that there be no plague among the children That is 89. And when Mofes was gone into the taber- of Itrael, when the children of Israel come nigh God.

nacle of the congregation, to speak with || him, unto the sanctuary.
then he heard the voice of one speaking unto

20 And Moles and Aaron, and all the congres
him from off the mercy-leat, that was upon the gation of the children of Israel, did to the Lea
ark of testimony,from between the two cheru- vites according unto all that the LORD cum-
bims ; and he spake unto him,

manded Moles, concerning the Levitess fo did
CHAP. VIII.

the children of Ifrael unto them.
1 Hop the lamps are to be lighted. 5 The confe 21 And the Levites were purified, and they
cration oftbe Levites, 23 The age and time of washed their clothes : and Aaron ofered them
their service.

as an offering before the LORD and Aaron made
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2. Speak anto Aaron, and say unto him,

22 And after that went the Levites ir, to do
When thoa lightest the lamps, the seven lamps their lervice in the tabernacle of the congrega.
35.37. &
40.25.

shall give light over against the candlestick, on, before Aaron, and before his fons: as the

3 And Aaron did fo: he lighted the lamps LORD had commanded Mofes concerning the
thereof over against the candlestick as the LORD Levites, fo did they unto them.
commanded Mofes.

23. And the LORD Ipake unto Moses, saying, > Exod. 4 * And this work of the candlestick das of 24. This is it that belongeth unto the Levites :

beaten gold, unto the shaft thereof, unto the from * twenty, and five years old and upward, * 1 Chio. Exod

Aowers thereof toas * beaten work : according they fall go in * to wait upon the service of 33.24
into the patern which the LORD had thewed the tabernacle of the congregation,
Moses, so he made the candlestick.

25 And from the age of fitty years they shall to war abe 5 And the LORD spake unto Moseso saying, It cease waiting upon the service thereof, and warfare

of, doc. 6 Take the Levites from among the children hall terve no more: of Israel, and cleanse them.

26 But shall minister with their brethren in + Htb. 7 And thus shalt thou do unto

them, to cleanfe the tabernacle of the congregation to keep the from the Heb. them: sprinkle water t of purifying upon them, charge, and shall do no fervice: thusalt thou wa'farei of fin Cha. 19.9. and + let them shave all their Aeth, and let them do unto the Levites, touching their charge.

respise wash their clothes, and so make themselves clean

CHAP. IX.
8 Then let them take a young bullock with his 1 The passover is commanded again. 6 A Second

meat-uffering, even fine Aour mingled with oil, pallover allowed for them that were unclean or paíso

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size camp Ten A Metalo Lo sienas, in the porte month of the Layes upon the waternacle, according to the end

een of loca Tecond year, after they were come out of the commandment of the LORD they abode in their

16 And one land of Egyp, laying, tents, and according to the commandment of

dren of Zen 2 Let the children of Israel also keep * the the LORD they journeyed. patlover at iis appointed sealon.

21 And so it was when the cloud † abode from Hebo 3 lu the fourteenth day of this moneth + ac even unto the morning, and that the cloud was 25.

forward, Cars

. evel, ye ihallkeep it in its appointed seafon : ac- taken up in the morning, then they journeyed :

11.35 cording to all the rites of it, and accorcing 10 whether it was by day or by night that the cloud all the ceremonies thereof shall ye keupit. was taken up, they journeyedi.

4 And Movies fpake unto the children of Isra 22 Or whether it were two dayes,or a moneth, el that they should keep the pallover.

or a year, that the cloud tarried upon the, tabere 5 And they kept the pallover on the four-nacle, remaining thereon, the children of Ifrael teenth day of the first noneth at even, in the * abode in their tents, and journeyed not: but * Exod. wilderness of Sinai: according to all that the when it was taken up, they journeyed. 40.36,37LORD commanded Moles, lo did the children of 2.3 At the commandment of the LORD they Ifrael.

rested in the tents, and at the commandment of 6 TAnd there were certain men who were the LORD they journeyed: they kept the charge defiled by + the dead body of a man, that they of the LORD, at the commandnient of the LORD could not keep the patlover on that day: and by the hand of Muses. they came before Moles, and before Aaron un

CHAPX. that day.

i The use of the silver trumpets. u Tbe Ifraelites 7 And those men said unto him, We are defiled remove from Sinai to Paran. 14 T be order of tbein by the dead body of a man: wherefore are we march. 29 Hobib is entreated by Mofes not to kept back, that we may not offer an offering of leave them. 33 The blessing of Moses at tbe reg the LORD in its appointel leaton, among the moving and resting of the ark. children of Ifrael? 8 And loses faid unto them, Stand fill, and Angelo RD pake unto Moles, saying,

2. Make thee two trumpets of filver: of I will hear what the LORD will command con an whole piece faalt thou make them, that thou cerning yoll.

nayeft ute them for the calling of the assembly 94 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, and for the journeying of the camps.

To Speak unto the children of Ilrael, laying, 3. And when they shall blow with them, all the
If any.nan of you, or of your posterity shall be afrimbly hall allemble themelves to thee at the
unclean by reaton of a dead body, or be in a jour door of the tabernacle of the congregation.
ney afar off, yet he shall keep the passover unro 4. And if they blow but with one trumpet, then
the LORD.

the princes ubicb are heads of the thousands of
u The fourteenth clay of the second moneth Israel, shall gather then selves unto :hee.
at even they shall keep it, and eat it with unlea 5 When ye blow an alarm, then the camps
vened bread and bitter berbs.

that lie on the ear-parts, shall go forward. 12 They shall leave none ofit unto the morn 6 When ye blow an alarmihe second time ing, * nor break any bone of it: according to then the camp; that lie on the south-fide, shall ali the ordinances of the passover, they ihall take their journey: they shall blow an alarm for keep it.

their journeys. 13 But the man that is clean, and is not in a 7 But when the congregation is to be gather journey, and forbeareth to keep the pallovered together,ye shall blow : but ye shall not found even the same foul shall be cut oil from his p20- an alarm. ple, because he brought not ihe offering of the 8 And the fons of Aaron, the priests, shall LORD in its appointed seafon : that nian fhall blow with the trumpets: and they shall be to you bear his fin.

for an ordinance for ever throughout your ge14 And if a stranger shall sojourn among you, nerations. and will keep the passover unto the LORD, ac 9 And if ye go to war in your land against the cording to the ordinance of the pallover, and enemy that oppresleth you, then ye shall blow an according to the manner thereof, lo shall he do : alarm with the trumpets, and ye shall be remem ye shall

have one ordinance,both for the stran- bred before the LORD your God, and ye shall be ger, and for him that was born in the land. faved from your enemies.

15 | And * on the day that the tabernacle was 10 Also in the day of your gladness, and in reared up, the cloud covered the tabernacle, your folemn dayes, and in the beginnings of namely, the tent of the testimony: and at even your moneths, ye shall blow with the trumpets there was upon the tabernacle, as it were the ap- over your burnt-offerings and over the facrifices pearance of fire, until the morning.

of your p-ace-offerings, that they may be to you 16 So it was alway: the cloud covered it by for a memorial before your God: I am the LORD day, and the appearance of fire by night.

17 And when the cloud was taken up from u And it came to pass on the twentieth the tabernacle, then after that the children of day of the second moneth, in the second years Ifrael journeyed : and in the place where the that the cloud was taken up from off the tabercloud abode, there the children of Israel pitched nacle of the testimony. their tents.

12 And the children of Israel took their jour 18 At the commandment of the LORD the child | neys out of the wilderness of Sinaizand the cloud dren of Israel journeyed, and at the command-Irelted in the wilderness of Paran : ment of the LORD they pitched, * as long as the 13 And they first cook their journey, accordcloud abode upon the tabernacle, they relted in ing to the commandment of the LORD by the the tents.

hand of Molas, 19 And when the cloud + tarried long upon 141 * In the first place went the standard of* Chap. the tabernacle many dayes, then the children of the camp of the children of Judah, according to

Ifrael kep: the cluarge of the LORD, and jour- their arinies : and over his hoft was * Nahihon * Chap. cyed 20..

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Moles his prayer 15 And over the host of the tribe of the chil. LORD burnt * among them, and consumed them * Pral. dren of Illachar, pois Nethaneel the son of Zuar. that were in the uitermost parts of the camp.

16 And over the host of the tribe of the chil 2 And the people cryed unto Mofès : and dren of Zebulun, was Eliab the fon of Helon. when Mofes prayed unto the LORD, the fire Ti as is 17. And the tabernacle was taken down, and was quenched.

a burning the fons of Gershon, and the fons of Merari fet 3 And he called the name of the place y Ta- *. Exo. forward, bearing the tabernacle. berah : because the fire of the LORD burnt a

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+ Heb. 189 And the standard of the camp of Reuben mong them. set forward according to their armies : and over 4 | And the * mixt multitude that was among luft. his host was Elizur the son of Shedeur. them, t fell a lulting, and the children of 11- 1 Heb.

19 And over the host of the tribe of the chil- rael alto + wept again, and said, * Who fhall give mede. dren of Simeon, pas Shelumiel the son of Zuri- jus flesh to eat ? shaddai.

5 We remember the fish which we did eat in 106. 20 And over the host of the tribe of the chil- Egypt freely: the cụcumbers, and the melons, dren of Gad, vas Elialaph the fon of Deuel. and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick.

21 And the Kohathites set forward, bearing 6 But now our soul is dried away, there is no

the * lantuary, and is the other did fet up the ta- thing at all befides this manna,before our eyes. 1 Tbar is bernacle against they came.

7 And * the manna was as coriander feed, and

* Exod. 16 Ibe Ger 22 ( And the standard of the canıp of the chil- the t colour thereof as the colour of bdellium : fonit es, dren of Ephraim set forward accoraing to their 8 And the people went about, and gai hereil | Hib. Merarites

armies : and over his host was Elishania the fun it, and ground is in mills, or beat it in a moriar, eye o: it 56. 17. of Ammihud.

and baked it in pans, and made cakes of it: and as the eye
23 And over the host of the tribe of the chil- | the tafte of it was as the taste of fresh oil.
dren of Manasleh, was Gamaliel the fon of Pe. 9 And when the dew tell npon the camp in the
dahzur.

night, the manna fell upon it,
24. And over the host of the tribe of the chil 10 | Then Moles heard the people weep
dren of Benjamin, was Abidan the fon of Gi-throughout their families,every man in the ciour
deoni.

of his tent, and the anger of the LORD was
25 | And the standard of the camp of the chil- kindled greatly, Moses also was displeated.
dren of Dan let forward, which was the rereward 11 And Moles laid unto the LORD, Where-
of all the camps throughout their hosts:and over fore haft thou aiflicted thy servant? and

where
his holt was Ahiezer the son of Ammi haddai. fore have I not found favour in thy fight, that

26 And over the host of the tribe of the chil- | thou layeft the burden of all this people upon
dren of Asher was Pagiel the son of Ocran.

me ?
27 And over the holt of the tribe of the chil 12 Have I conceived all this people? have I
dren of Naphtali poas Ahira the fun of Enan, libegotten them, that thou shouliest iay unto me,

!! Or, Heb. 28+

Thus boere the journeyings of the children Carry them in thy botone ( as a nurting, father them, so There

of Israel, according to their armies, when they beareth the fucking-childejunto the land which G1.
fet forward.

thou swarest unto iheir fathers ?
29 | And Mofes said unto Hobab, the son of ,13 Whence should I have flesh to give unro all
Raguel the Midianite, Moles father in law, We this people? for they weep unto me, saying, Give
are journeying, unto the place of which the us flesh that we may eat.
LORD said, I will give it you: come thou with 14 I am not able to bear all this people alone,
us, and we will do thee good: for the LORD because it is too heavy for me.
hath spoken good concerning Ifrael.

15 And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I
30 And he said unto him, I will not go, but I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in
will depart to mine own land, & tu my kindred. || thy fight, and let me not fee my wretchedness.

31 And he said, Leave us not, I pray thee, for 16 11 And the LORD said unto Motes, Gather
almuch as thou knoweft how we are to encamp unto me leventy men of the elders of Irael,
in the wilderness, and thou mayest be to us in whom thou knowelt to be the elders of the peo-
stead of eyes.

ple, and officers over them: and bring them un-
32. And it shall be if thou go with us, yea, itiothe tabernacle of the congregation, that they
Thall be, that what goodness the LORD shall do may itand there with thee.
unto us, the same will we do unto thee.

17 And I will come down, and talk with thee
33.1 And they departed from the mount of there, and I will take of the spirit which is upon
the LORD three dayes journey: and the ark of the thee, and will put it upon them, and they ihall
covenant of the LORD went before them in the bear the burden of the people with thee, that
three dayes journey: to search out a resting place thou bear it not thy self alone.
for them.

18 And say thou unto the people, Sanétifie
34 And the cloud of the LORD was upon them your felves against to morrow, and ye Mall cat
by day, when they went out of the camp. Hleh : ( for ye have wept in the ears of the

35. And it came to pass when the ark set for- | LORD, laying, Who Thall give us flesh to eat ? Pfa.68. ward, that Moles faid, * Rise up, LORD, and let for it was well with us in Egypt ) therefore the

thine enemies be scattered, and let them that LORD will give you flesh, and ye shallgat. Ret thag. hate thee See before thee.

19 Ye shall not eat one day, nor two dayes,nor 36 And when it rested, he said, Return, O five dayes, neither ten dayes nor twenty dayes :

Heb. LORD, unto the f many thousands of Israel. 20 But even a t whole moneth, until it come monech o THAT.

out at your nostrils,and it be loathlome unto you2 dayei. 1 T be burning at Taberab quenched by Moses pray-becaule that ye have despited the LORD which A 01, er.4 The people luft for flesh, and loath manna. is among you, and have wept before him, saying,

10 Mofes complaineth of his charge. 16 God divi- Why came we forth out of Egypt?

deth bis burden unto seventy elders. 31 Quails are 21 And Moles faid, The people amongst whom plajneri 1 Heb. given in por atb at Kibroth-hattaavah.

I am, are fix hundred thouland foor men,and thou le che ci Apteert het moment, and the LORD'heard it Nd doben the people il complained, Fit di- haft laid, I will give them Hesh that they may eat

a whole moneth. &c.

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fea be gathered together for them to suffice came torth.
them?

6 And he said, Hear now my words : If there * Isaiah 2 And the LORD said unto Moses,*Is the LORDS be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make 50,?. hand waxed Turt? thou shalt tee now whether my felf known unto him in a vision, and will 303 59.1.

my word shall come to pais unto thee, or not. fpeak unto him in a dream :

24 9 And Moles went out and told the people 7. My servant Mofes is not fo, . who is faith- * šieb. 3. mare
the words of the LORD, and gathered the seven- full in all mine houle.
ty men of the elders of the people, and let them 8 With him will I speak * mouth to mouth, + Exod.
round about the tabernacle.

even apparently, and not in dark speeches, and 33.11.
25 And the LORD came down in a cloud, and the fimilitude of the LORD shall he behold:
spake unto him, and took of the spirit that was wherefore then were ye not afraid to speak a-
upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders, gainst my servant Moles ?
and it came to pass that when the spirit rested 9. And the anger of the LORD was kindled

upon them, they prophefierl, and 7 did not cease. against them, and he departed.
added, at
proceeded

26 But there remained two of the men in the 10 And the cloud departed from off the tabers bo fur. camp, the name of tlie one was Eldad, and the nacle, and behold, Mirianı became leprous, wbite bes.

name of the other, Medad : and the spirit rested as snow: and Aaron looked upon Miriam, and
upon them (and they were of them that were behold she was leprous.
written, but went not out unto the tabernacle ) It And Aaron laid unto Moses, Alas, my lord, I
and they prophefied in the camp.

beleech thee, lay not the fin upon us wherein we
27 And there ran a young man, and told Mo- have done foolishly,and wherein we have finned.
ses, and said, Eldad and Medad do prophefie in 12 Let her not be as one dead of whom the flesh
the camp:

is half consumed when he cometh out of his mo-
28 And Joshua the son of Nun the servant of thers womb.
Mofes, one of his young men, answeredand laid, 13 And Moses cried unto the LORD, saying,
My lord Mofes, forbid them.

Heal her now, O God, I beteech thee.
29. And Mules laid unto him, Enviest thou for 14 | And the LORD said unto Mofes, If her
my lake ? would God that all the LORDS people father had bu: spit in her face, should the not be
were prophets, and that the LORD would put his alhamei seven dayes ? let her be * shut out from * Lerita
fpirit upon them.

the camp seven dayes, and after that let her be 13:46.
30 And Mofes gat him into the camp, he and receive in again.
the elders of Ifrael.

15 And Miriam was shut out from the camp
* Exod. 31 ( And there went forth a * wind from the seven dayes : and the people journeyed not, till
16.13. LORD, and brought quails from the sea, and Miriam was brought in again,
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let them fall by the camp, t as it were a dayes 16 And afterward the people removed from do it were journey on this tide, and as it were a dayes jour: Hazeroth, & pitched in the wildernels of Paran. the way of ney on the other fiue round about the camp, and

CHA P. XIT, sy. as it were two cubits bigb upon the face of the i The names of the men who were sent to search the earth.

land, 17 their instructions, 21 tbeir alts26 their
32 And the people stood up all that day, and all relacion.

Na the LORD spake unto Moles, Taying,
ed the quails : he that gathered least, gathered 2. Send thou men, that they may search
ten honiers : and they spread them all abroad for the land of Canaan, which I give unto the chil-
themselves round about the camp.,

dren of Irael: of every tribe of their fathers * Pfal. 33 And while the * Aesh was yet between their shall ye fend a man, every one a ruler among 78.30 teeth, ere it was chewed the wrath of the LORD them.

was kindled against the people, and the LORD 3 And Moses, by the commandment of the

smote the people with a very great plague. LORD, fent them from the wilderness of Pa11 7 bet is

34. And he called the name of that place il Ki- ran : all those men dere heads of the children of che eranca broih-hattaavah, because there they buried the Israel. of luct. + Heb. people that luited.

4. And these were their names : Of the tribe of
35 And the people journeyed from Kibroth- Reuben, Shammua the fun of Zaccur.
to &c. hartaavah unto Hazeroth: and t abode at Ha 5 Or the tribe of Simeon, Shaphat the son of
zeroth

Hori.
CHAP. XII.

6 Of the tribe of Judah, Caleb the son of Jes
God rebu peth the Jedition of Miriam and A- phunneh.
ron. 10 Miriams leprofie is bealed at tbe prayer 70f the tribe of Islachar, Igal the son of Joseph.
of Moses. 14 God commandetb ber to be fout out 8of the tribe of Ephraim,Othca the lon of Nun.
of the bot.

9 Of the tribe of Benjamin, Palti the fun o
A Raphus

becaule of the ! Ethiopian woman, whom io Of the tribe of Zebulun, Gaddiel the son
1 Heb. he had married, for he had + niarried an Ethio- of Sodi.
Ben.
pian woman.

11 Of the tribe of Jofeph, namely, of the tribe
2 And they said, Hath the Lord indeed spor of Manafleh, Gaddi the fon of Sufi.
ken only by Moses ? hath he not spoken also by 12 Of the tribe of Dan, Ammiel the son of
us? And the LORD heard it.

Gemalli.
3 ( Now the man Moses was very meek, a 13. Of the tribe of Asher, Shether the son of
bove all the men which opere upon the face of Michael.
she earth.).

14. Of the tribe of Naphtali, Nahbi the fon of
4 And the LORD spake suddenly unto Moses, Vophfi..
and unto Aaron, and unto Miriam, come out ye 15 Of the tribe of Gad, Geuel the son of Machi.
three unto the tabernacle of the congregation, 16 There are the names of the men which
and they three came out.

Moses sent to spie out the land : and Moses cal-
5 And the LORD came down in the pillar of led Othea the lon of Nun, Jehoshua.
the cloud, and stood in the door of the taberna 19 | And Moles sent them to fpie out the land

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The people threatnet. of Canaan, and laid unto them, Get ye up this 2 And all the children of Israel murmured Day fouthward, and go up into the mountain : against Mofes, and against Aaron: and the whole

18 And see the land what itis, and the people congregation said unto them, Would God that
that dwelleth therein, whether they be strong or we had died in the land of Egypt, or would God
weak, few or many :

we had died in this wilderneis.
19 And what the land is that they dwell in, 3 And wherefore hath the LORD brought us
whether it be good or bad and what cities they be unto this land, to fall by the word, that our
that they dwellin, whether in tents or in strong wives, and our children Mould be a prey? were
holds :

it not better for us to return into Egypt?
20 And what the land is, whether it be fat or 4 And they said one to another, Let us make
lean, whether there be wood therein, or not.And a captain,

and let us return into Egypt,
be ye of good courage, and bring of the fruit of 5 Then Mofes and Aaron fell on their faces

the land, (now the time was the time of the first before all the assembly of the congregation
ripe grapes.)

of the children of Ifrael.
21 [ So they went up, and searched the land, 6 | And Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the
from the wilderness of Zin, unto Rehob, as men fon of Jephunneh, wbich were of them that
come to Hamath.

searched the land,rent their clothes.
22 And they ascended by the south, and came 7 And they spake unto all the company of the
unto Hebron : where Ahiman, Shelhai,and Tal- children of Ifrael, saying, The land which we pal-
mai, the children of Anak were : (now Hebron fed through tosearch it, is an exceeding good
was built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.). land.

23 * And they came unto the il brook of Éth 8 If the LORD delight in us, then he will
Deut.
1.24.

col,and cut down from thence a branch with one bring us into this land, and give it us, a land

cluster of grapes, and they bare it between two which Howeth with milk and honey. valley upon a staff ; and they brought of the pomegra 9 Onely rebell not ye against the LORD, neither W 01, nates, and of the figs.

fear ye the people of the land, for they are bread + Heb. valley. u That isa

24 The place was called the i brook Elcol, for us : their † defence is departed from them, hadow. datter because of the cluster of grapes which the chil- and the LORD is with us : fear them not. of grapes. dren of Israel cut down froni thence.

10 But all the congregation bade stone them
25 And they returned from searching of the with stones : and the glory of the LORD appear-
land after forty dayes.

ed in the tabernacle of the congregation, before
26 ( And they went and came to Moses, and all the children of Ifrael
to Aaron, and to all the congregation of the u And the LORD said unto Mofes, How
children of Israel, unto the wilderness of Paran, long will this people provoke me? and how long
to Kadesh, and brought back word unto them, will it be ere they believe me, for all the ligns
and unto all the congregation, and shewed them which I have shewed among them?
the fruit of the land.

!2, I will smite them with the peftilence, and
27 And they told him, and said, We came unto difinherit them, and will make of thee a greater

the land whither thou fentest us, and furely it nation and mightier then they. * Exod. floweth with * milk and honey, and this is the 13 | And * Moses said unto the LORD, Then * Exod. 33.3: fruit of it.

the Egyptians shall hear it, (for thou broughtest 32. 32. 28 Nevertheless, the people be strong that up this people in thy might from among them ). dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, and 14 And they will tell it to the inhabitants of very great: and moreover, we saw the children this land:for they have heard that thou, LORD,art of Anak there.

among this people, that thou,LORD art feen face 29 The Amalekite dwelleth in the land of the to face, and ebat * thy cloud landeth over them, * Exod. fouth: and the Hittite, and the Jebufite, and and that thou goeft before them, by day time in a 13.02. the Amorite dwellethin

the mountains : and the pillar of a cloud, and in a pillar of fire by night. Canaanite dwelleth by the sea, and by the coast of 15 Now if thou shalt kill all this people, as Jordan.

one man, then the nations which have heard the 30 And Caleb filled the people before Moses, fame of thee, will speak, saying, and said, Let us go up at once, and possess it, for 16 Because the LORD was not * able to bring + Deut. we are well able to overcome it.

this people into the land which he fware unto 9.28. 31 But the men that went up with him, said, them, therefore he hath sain them in the wilWe be not able to go up against the people, for derness. they are stronger then we.

17 And now I beseech thee, let the power of 32 And they brought up an evil report iof the niy Lord be great, according as thou hast spu

land, which they had searched, unto the children ken, saying, * Lep

of Ifrael, laying, The land through which we 18 The LORD is * long-luftering, and of great * Exod 26.38.

have gone to search it, is a land * that eateth up mercy, forgiving iniquity and transgresion,and 34:6,

the inhabitants thereof: and all the people that by no means clearing the guilty, vifiting the 2.2.10 4 Hebr. we saw in it, are t men of a great stature. iniquity of the fathers upon the children, unto * Exod

33 And there we saw the giants, the song of the third and fourth generation. Natures

Anak, pobich come of the giants : and we were 19 Pardon, I beseech thee, the iniquity of this 34. 7.
in our own fight as grashoppers, and so we were people,according unto the greatness of thy mer-
in their fight.

cy, and as thou hast forgiven this people from.E-
CHAP. XIV.
gypt, even || until now.

1 Or,
I The people murmuring at the news, 6 Foshua and 20 And the LORD said, I have pardoned, ac. bithert
Caleb Labour to still tbem. It God threatnet b tbem. cording to thy word.
13 Mofes perswadeth God, and obtainerb pardon. 21 But truly as I live, * all the earth shall be pral.
26 The murmurers are deprived of entring into filled with the glory of the LORD.

72.19 the land. 36 Tbe men wbo raised the evil report, 22 Because all those men which have seen my die by a plague. 40 The people that would invade glory and my miracles which I did in Egypt,and the land against the will of God, are

smitten. in the wilderness, and have tempted me now Anocenciomercatone lifted up their thợle ten times, and have not hearkened to my

Hvoice, and criedand the people that night.

23 7 Surely

men of

20. 5.1

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