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Of giving seed to Molech : CHAP. X7. Of cursing parents, c. 109 thereof shall be holy to praise the LORD | 5 Then I will set my face against that

man, and against his family, and will cut 35 And in the fifth year shall ye eat of him off, and all that go a whoring after the fruit thereof, that it may yieid unto him, to commit whoredom with Molech rou the increase thereof: I am the LORD from among their people. your God.

6. And the soul that turneth after 26 le shall not eat any thing with the such as hare familiar spirits, and after blood: neither shall ye use enchantment, wizards, to go a whoring after them, I nor obxrre times.

will even set my face againsi that soul, and 27 le shall not round the corners of | will cut him ori' from among his people. your heads, neither shalt thou mar the 7 Sanctify yourselves therefore and

be ye holy : for I am the LORD your God. 28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in | 8 And ye shall keep my statutes, and do cair flesh for the dead, nor print any them : Iam the LORD which sanctify you, inarks upon you : I am the LORD.

9 9 For every one that curseth his fa29 Do not prostitute thy daughter to ther or his mother, shall be surely put to cause her to be a whore : lest the land death: he hath cursed his father or his fall to whoredom, and the land become mother; his blood shall be upon him. full of wickedness.

109 And the man that committeth adul30 f Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and tery with another man's wife, even he that reverence my sanctuary : I am the LORD. committeth-adultery with his neighbour's

31 F Regard not them that have famil- | wife, the adulterer and the adulteress shall jar spirits, neither seek after wizards, to surely be put to death. be dcfiled by them: I am the LORD your 11 | And the man that lieth with his faGod.

ther's wife hath uncovered his father's 32 Thou shalt rise up before the houry nakedness : both of them shall surely be head, and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy God: I am the LORD. them.

33 [ And if a stranger sojourn with thee 12 And if a man lie with his daughterin your land, ye shall not vex him.

in-law, both of them shall surely be put 34 But the stranger that dwelleth with to death : they have wrought confusion ; you shall be unto you as one born among their blood shali be upon them. you, and thou shalt love him as thyself ; 13 | If a man also lie with mankind, as for ye were strangers in the land of E || he lieth with a woman, both of them have gypt: I am the LORD your God.

committed an abomination : they, shall 35 f Ve shall do no unrighteousness in surely be put to death; their blood shall judgment, in mete-yard, in weight, or in be upon them. measure.

14 | And if a man take a wife and her



ephah, and a just hin shall ye have: I am burnt with fire, both he and they : that the LORD your God, which brought you ll there be no wickedness among you. out of the land of Egypt.

15 | And if a man lie with a beast, he 37 Therefore shall ye observe all my shall surely be put to death : and ye shall statutes, and all my judgments, and do slay the beast. them: I am the Lord.

16 And if a woman approach unto any CHAP. XX.

beast, and lie down thereto, thou shalt 1 Of giving seed to Molech. 6 Of wiz- | kill the woman and the beast; they shall

ards. 9 Of cursing parents, öc. surely be put to death; their blood shall AND the LORD spake unto Moses, be upon them.

17 And if a man shall take his sister, his 2 Again thou shalt say to the children father's daughter, or his mother's daugh, of Israel, Whosoever he be of the children ter, and see her nakedness, and she see his of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn nakedness; it is a wicked thing; and they m Israel, that giveth any of his seed unto || shall be cut offin the sight of their people : Molech, he shall surely be put to death: || he hath uncovered his sister's nakedness; the people of the land shall stone him || he shall bear his iniquity. stones,

18 [ And if a may shall lie with a wom3 And I will set my face against that an having her sickness, and shall uncovman, and will cut him off from among er her nakedness; he hath discovered her his people ; because he hath given of his | fountain, and she hath uncovered the founseed unto Molech, to defile my sanctuary, tain of her blood; and both of them shall be and to profane my holy name.

cut off from among their people. 4 ? And if the people of the land do any 19 And thou shalt not uncover the ways hide their eyes from the man, when | nakedness of thy mother's sister, nor of he giveth of his seed uute Motech, and | thy father's sister : tor he uncovereth his

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110 Ordinances touching priest's LEVITICUS. mourning, and marriages

20 And if a man shall lie with his un- || take a woman put away from her huscle's wife, he hath imcovered his uncle's || band : for he is holy unto his God. nakedness: they sliall bear their sin; they | 89 Thou shalt sanctify him therefore, shall die chilliess.

for he cilvreth the bread of thy God: he 21 And if a man shall take his broth-|| shall be holy unto thee: for I the LORD, er's wifc, it is an unclean thing: he hath which sanctify you, am holy. uncovered his brother's nakedness; they 9 And the daughter of any priest, if she shall be childless.

profane herself by playing the whore, she 229 Ye shalltlicrefore kcep all my stati profaneth her father : she shall be burnt utes, and all it julgments, and do them: with fire. that the land whither I bring you to || 10 And he that is the high priest among dwell therein, spue you not oit.

|| his brethren, upon whose icad the anoint23 Anci ye shall not walk in the man- | ing oil was poured, and that is consecrated ners of the nations which I cast out be- to put on the garinents, shall not uncover fore you : for they committed all these his head, nor rend his clothes; things, and therefore I abhorred them. 11 Neither shall he go in to any dead

24 But I have said unto you, Ye shall body, nor defile himself for his father, or inherit their land, and I will give it unto || for his mother; you to possess it, a land that floweth with || 12 Neither shall he go out of the sancmilk and honey : I am the LORD your || tuary, nor profane the sanctuary of his God, which have separated you from || God; for the crown of the anointing oil other people.

of his God is upon him: I am the LORD. 25 Ye shall thicrefore put difference be 13 And he shall take a wife in her tween clcan beasts and unclean, and be- || virginity, tween unclean fowls and clean: and ye || 14 A widow, or a divorced woman, or sijall not make your souls abominable by profane, or an harlot, these shall he not beast or by fowl, or by any manner of living i take: but he shall take a virgin of his thing that creepeth on the ground, which own people to wife. I have separated from you as unclean. 15 Neither shall he profane his seed

26 And ye shall be holy unto me: for I among his people : for I the LORD do the LORD am holy, and have severed you sanctify him. from other people, that ye should be mine. || 16 And the LORD spake unto Moses,

27 | Aman also or a woman that hath a saying, familiar spirit, or that is a wizard, shall 17 Speak unto Aaron, saying, Whososurely be put to death : they shall stone ever he be of thy sced in their generations them with stones : their blood shall be that hath any blemish, let him not apupon them.

proach to offer the bread of his God: CHAP. XXI.

18 For whatsoever man he be that hath 1 Of the priest's mourning, 7 marriages, a blemish, he shall not approach: a blind 16 and blemishes.

man, or a lame, or he that hath a flat nose, AND the LORD said unto Moses, || or any thing superfluous, A1 Speak unto the priests the sons of 19 Or a man that is broken-footed, or

Jaron, and say unto them, There shall || broken-handed, none be defiled for the dead among his 20 Or crook-backed, or a dwarf, or that people:

hath a blemish in his eye, or be scurvy, or : 2 But for his kin, that is near unto him, I scabbed, or hath his stones broken ; that is, for his mother, and for his father, l| 21 No man that hath a blemish of the and for his son, and for his daughter, and seed of Aaron the priest shall come nigh for his brother,

to offer the offerings of the LORD made 3 And for his sister a virgin, that is by fire ; he hath a blemish, he shall not pigh unto him, which hath had no hus- || comie nigh to offer the bread of his God, band : for her may he be defiled.

22 He shall eat the bread of his God, 4 But he shall not defile himself, being | both of the most holy, and of the holy. a chief man among his people, to profane I 23 Only he shall not go in unto the veil, himself.

nor come nigh unto the altar, because he 5 They shall not make baldness upon hath a blemish ; that he profane not my their head, neither shall they shave off sanctuaries : for I the LORD do sanctify the corner of their beard, nor make any them. cuttings in their flesh.

24 And Moses told it unto Aaron, and to 6They shall be holy unto their God, his sons, and unto all the children of Israel, and not profane the name of their God:

CHAP. XXII. for the offerings of the Lord made by The priests when to abstain from holy fire, and the bread of their God they do

things. offer : therefore they shall be holy. AND the LORD spake unto Moses,

7 They shall not take a wife that is saying, a whore, or profane; neither shall they ll 2 Speak unto Aaron and to his sons,

The firiests when to abstain CHAP. XXIlI. from holy things. 111 that they separate themselves from the say unto them, Whatsoever he be of the holy things of the children of Israel, and house of Israel, or of the strangers in Isthat they profane not my holy name in li rael, that will offer his oblation for all his those things which they hallow unto me: | vows, and for all his freewill-offerings, I am the LORD.

which they will offer unto the Lord for 3 Say unto them, Whosoever he be of!! a burnt-offering: all your seed among your generations, 1 19 Ye shall offer at your own will a that goeth unto the holy things, which the male without blemish of the beeves, of children of Israel hallow unto the LORD, the sheep, or of the goats. having his uncleanness upon him, that soul 20 But whatsoever hath a blemislı, that shall be cut off from my presence: I am | shall ye not offer: for it shall not be acthe LORD.

ceptable for you. 4 What man soever of the seed of Aa- 21 And whosoever offercth a sacrifice ro is a leper, or hath a running issue ; he of peace-offerings unto the LORD to acshall not eat of the holy things, until he complish his vow, or a freewill-offering in be clean. And whoso toucheth any thing beeves, or shcep, it shallbe perfect tobe acthat is unclean by the dead, or a man cepted: there shall be no bleinish therein. whose seed goeth from him;

22 Blind, or broken, or maimed, or 5 Or whosoever toucheth any creeping having a wen, or scurvy, or scabbed, ye thing, whereby he may be made unclean, shall not offer these unto the LORD, nor or a man of whom he may take unclean make an offering by fire of them upon ness, whatscever uncleanness he hath : the altar unto the LORD.

6. The soul which hath touched any 23 Either a bullock, or a lamb that hath such shall be unclean until even, and shall any thing superfluous or lacking in his not eat of the holy things, unless he wash # parts, that marest thou offer for a freehis flesh with water.

will-offering; but for a vow it shall not 7 And when the sun is down, he shall be accepted. be clean, and shall afterward eat of the 24 Ye shall not offer unto the LORD holy things, because it is his food.

that which is bruised, or crushed, or brok-8 That which dieth of itself, or is torn en, or cut; neither shall ye make any zih beasts, he shall not cat to defile him- firing thereof in your land. self therewith : I am the LORD.

25 Neither from a stranger's hand shall 9 They shall therefore keep mine ordi- 1 ye offer the bread of your God of any of nance, lest they bear sin for it, and die these, because their corruption is in then!, therefore, if they profane it: I the LORD and blemishes in them: they shall not do sanctify them.

be accepted for you. 10 There shall no stranger cat of the 26 TAnd the Lord spake unto Moses, holy thing: a sojourner of the priest, or savirg, an hned servant, shall not eat of the holy | 27 When a bullock, or a sheep, or a thing.

I goat is brought forth, then it shall be 11 But if the priest buy any soul with seven dus under the dam; and from the his money, he shall eat of it, and he that | eighth day and thenceforth it shall be acis born in his house : they shall eat of his cepted for an offering made by sie unto meat.

the LORD. 12 If the priest's daughter also be mar- 28 And soletkieritbecow,oreive,veshall Tied unto a stranger, she may not eat of || not kill it and her young both in one clay. an offering of the holy things.

29 And when ye will offer a sacrifice 13 But if the priest's daughter be a wid- of thanksgiving unto the LORD, ofier it ow, or divorced, and have no child, and at your own will. is returned unto her father's house, as in | SO On the same day it shall be eaten heryouth, sheshalleatof her father'sıcat; up, ye shall leave none of it until the more but there shall no stranger eat thercof. | row: I am the LORD.

14 And if a man eat of the holy thing | 31 Therefore shall ye keep my comunwittingly, then he shall put the fifth | mandments, and do them: Iam the LORD. Mart thereof unto it, and shall give it unto 32 Neither shall yo profane my holy the priest, with the holy thing.

name; but I will be halloweci among the 15 And they shall not profane the holy children of Israel: Iam the LORD which things of the children of Israel which they hallow you, offer unto the LORD;

| 33 That brought you out of tlic land of 16 Or suffer them to bear the iniquity | Egypt, to be your God: I am the LORD. of trespass, when they eat their holy |

CHAP. XXII. things: for I the Lord do sanctify them. I 1 Of sunlry feasts. 26 The day of atone17 And the LORD spake unto Moses,

ment. Saving,

LAND the LORD spake unto Moses, 18 Speak unto Aaron, and to his sons, A saying, and into all the childıc of Israel, and 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and

112 Of sundry feasts LEVITICUS.

and offerings. say unto them, Concerning the feasts of the seven lambs without blemish of the first LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy year, and one young bullock, and two convocations, even these are my feasts. rams: they shall be for a burnt-offering

3 Six days shall work be done : but the unto the LORD, with their meat-offering, seventh day is the sabbath of rest, an holy and their drink-offerings, even an offering convocation : ye shall do no work there- made by fire of a sweet savour unto the in : it is the sabbath of the Lord in all LORD. your dwellings.

19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid of the 4 4 These are the feasts of the LORD, I goats for a sin-offering, and two lambs of even holy convocations, which ye shall the first year for a sacrifice of peaceproclaim in their seasons.

offerings. 5 In the fourteenth day of the first 20 And the priest shall wave them with month at even is the Lord's passover the bread of the first-fruits for a wave-of

6 And on the fifteenth day of the same fering before the LORD, with the two month is the feast of unleavened bread un lambs : they shall be holy to the LORD to the Lord: seven days ye must eat un- | for the priest. leavened bread.

21 And ye shall proclaim on the self7 In the first day ye shall have an holy same day, that it may be an holy convoconvocation : ye shall do no servile work cation unto you; ye shall do no servile therein.

work therein. It shall be a statute for 8 But ye shall offer an offering made by ever in all your dwellings throughout your fire unto the LORD seven days : in the generations. seventh day is an holy Convocation, ye | 22 | And when ye reap the harvest of shall do no servile work therein.

your land, thou shalt not make clean rid9 TAnd the LORD spake unto Moses, | dance of the corners of thy field when thou suzying,

reapest, neither shalt thou gather any 1 10 Speak unto the children of Israel, glcaning of thy harvest : thou shalt leave and say unto them, When ye be come in- | them unto the poor, and to the stranger: to the land which I give unto you, and | I am the LORD your God. shall reap the harrest thereof, then ye 23 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, shall bring a shcaf of the first-fruits of || saying, your harvest unto the priest :

24 Speak unto the children of Israel, 11 And he shall wave the sheaf before saying, In the seventh month, in the first the LORD, to be accepted for you: on the || duu of the monti, shall ye have a sabbath, morrow after the sabbath the priest shall a memorial of blowing of trumpets, an wave it.

holy convocation. 12 And ye shall offer that day when yo 25 Ye shall do no servile work therein; wave the sheafand he-lamb without blem-'|| but ye shall offer an offering made by fire ish of the first year for a burni-onering || unto the LORD. unto the LORD.

126 9 And the LORD spake unto Meses, 13 And the meat-offering thereof shall || saving, be two tenth-leals of fine four mingled il 27 Also on the tenth day of this seventh with oil, an offering made by fire unto the month there shall be a day of atonement; LORD for a sweet sa rour: anıl the drink- | it shall be an holy convocation unto you, offering thereof shall be of wine, the fourth and ye shall asliict your souls, and offer fart of an hin.

| an ofering made by fire unto the LORD. 14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor 28 And ve shalldo no work in that same parched corn, nor green cars, until the day; for it is a day of atonement, to make self-same day that ye have brought an of- an atonement for you before the LORD fering unto your God: it shall be a statute your God. for ever throughout your generations in 29 For whatsoever soul it be that shall all your dwellings.

not be afflicted in that same day, he shall 15 f And ye shall count unto you from be cut off from among his people. the morrow after the sabbath, from the 30 And whatsoever soul it be that doeth day that ve brought the sheaf of the wave- any work in that same day, the same soul offering; seren sabbathsshall becomplete: will I destroy from among his people.

16 Ered unto the morrow after the sev 31 Ye shall do no manner of work. It enth sabbath shall ye number fifty days; shall be a statute for ever throughout your and ye shall offer a new meat-offering generations in all your dwellings. unto the LORD.

32 It shall be unto you a sabbath of rest, 17 Ye shall bring out of your habitations and ye shall afflict your souls in the ninth two wave-loaves of two tenth-deals: they | day of the month at even: from even unte shall be of fine flour, they shall be baken | even, shall ve celebrate your sabbath. with leaven, they are the first-fruits unto 33 And the LORD spake unto Moses, the LORD.

saying, 18 And ye shall offer with the bread 34 Speak unto the children of Israci,

The feast of tabernacles, &c. CHAP. XXIV. The law of blasphemy, &c. 113 saving, The fifteenth day of this seventh pure candlestick before the LORD conmonth shall be the feast of tabernacles for || tinually. seven days unto the LORD.

5 | And thou shalt take fine flour, and 35 On the first day shall be an holy || bake twelve cakes thereof; two tenthconvocation: ye shail do no servile work || deals shall be in one cake. therein.

6 And thou shalt set them in two rows, 36 Seven days ye shall offer an offering | six on a row, upon the pure table before made by fire unto the Lord: on the the LORD. eighth day shall be an holy convocation 7 And thou shalt put pure frankincense unto you, and ye shall offer an offering upon each row, that it may be on the made by fire unto the LORD : it is a sol- bread for a memorial, even an offering emn assembly ; and ye shall do no servile | made by fire unto the LORD. work therein

8 Every sabbath he shall set it in order 37 These are the feasts of the LORD, before the LORD continually, being taken: which ye shall proclaim to be holy convo- from the children of Israel by an evercations, to offer an offering made by fire lasting covenant. into the LORD, a burnt-offering, and a 9 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons ;

and they shall eat it in the holy place : ferings, every thing upon his day:

for it is most holy unto him of the offer38 Beside the sabbaths of the LORD, and || ings of the LORD made by fire by a per: beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, petual statute. and beside all your freewill-offerings, 10 | And the son of an Israelitish woman, which ve give unto the LORD.

whose father was an Egyptian, went out 39 Also in the fifteenth day of the sev- among the children of Israel ; and this son enth month, when ye have gathered in of the Israelitish woman and a man of Isthe fruit of the land, ye shall keep a feast rael strove together in the camp; unto the LORD seven days : on the first 11 And the Israelitish woman's son day shall be a sabbath, and on the eighth blasphemed the name of the LORD, and

cursed : and they brought him unto 40 And ye shall take you on the first Moses : (and his mother's name was Shedag the boughs of goodly trees, branches lomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of palm-trees, and the boughs of thick of Dan:) trees, and willows of the brook ; and ye | 12 And they put him in ward, that shall rejoice before the LORD your God the mind of the Lord might be shewed seven days.

them. 41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the 13 And the Lord spake unto Moses, LORD seven days in the year. It shall be || saying, a statute for ever in your generations; ye 14 Bring forth him that hath cursed shall celebrate it in the seventh month. without the camp ; and let all that heard

42 Ye shall dwell in booths seven days; him lay their hands upon his head, and all that are Israelites born shall dwell in let all the congregation stone him. booths :

15 And thou shalt speak unto the chil43 That your generations may knowdren of Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth that I made the children of Israel to his God shall bear his sin. dwell in booths, when I brought them 16 And he that blasphemeth the name out of the land of Egypt: I am the LORD of the LORD, he shall surely be put to your God.

death, and all the congregation shall cer..44 And Moses declared unto the chil tainly stone him: as well the stranger, as dren of Israel the feasts of the LORD. he that is born in the land, when he blasCHAP. XXIV.

phemeth the name of the LORD, shall 10 Shelomith's son blasphemeth. 13 The be put to death.

law of blasphemy, 17 of murder, 18 of 17 1 And he that killeth any man shall, damage. 23 The blasphemer is stoned. surely be put to death. AND the LORD spake unto Moses, 18 | And he that killeth a beast shall A saying,

make it grod; beast for beast. 2 Command the children of Israel, that 19 And if a man cause a blemish in his they bring unto thee pure oil-olive beaten || neighbour; as he hath done, so shall it be for the light, to cause the lamps to burn || done v.nto him; continually.

20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, tooth 3 Without the veil of the testimony, || for tooth: as he hath caused a blemish in the tabernacle of the congregation, in a man, so shall it be done to him again. shall Aaron order it from the evening 21 And he that killeth a beast, he shall into the morning before the Lord con restore it: and he that killeth a man, he timually : it shaư be a satute for ever in shall be put to death. your generations.

| 22 Ye shall have one manner of law, 4 He shall order the lamps upon the las well for the stranger, as for one of

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