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and lightnings, and a thick cloud upon the mount, and the voice of the trumpet exceeding loud; so that all the pe ple that was in the camp trembled.

17 And Moses brought forth the people out of the camp to meet with God; and they stood at the nether part of the mount.

18 And mount Sinai was altogether on a moke, because the LORD descended upon it in fire; and the smoke thereof ascended as the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mount quaked greatly.

19 And when the voice of the trumpet sounded long, and waxed louder and louder, Moses spake, and God answered him by a voice.

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11 For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in thera is, and rested the seventh day; wherefore the Lor blessed the sabbath-day, and hallowed it.

12 Honour thy father and thy mother,
that thy days may be long upon the land
which the LORD thy God giveth thee.
13 Thou shalt not kill

14 Thou shalt not commit adultery.
15 Thou shalt not steal.

16 Thalt not bear false witness against hy neigour.

17 Tou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his man-servant, nor his maid-ser20 Ard the LORD came down upon mount vant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing Sinai, on the top of the mount': and the that is thy neighbour's. LORD called Moses up to the top of the mount; and Moses went up.

18 1 And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the 21 And the LORD said unto Moses, Ge trumpet, and the mountain smoking: anl. down, charge the people, lest they break when the people saw it, they removed, and through unto the LORD to gaze, and many stood afar off.

of them perish. 19 And they said unto Moses, Speak thou 22 And let the priests also, which come with us, and we will hear: but let not God near to the LORD, sanctify themselves, lest speak with us, lest we die. the LORD break forth upon them.

23 And Moses said unto the LORD, The people cannot come up to mount Sinai for thou chargedst us, saying, Set bounds about the mount, and sanctify it.

24 And the LORD said unto him, Away, get thee down, and thou shalt come up, thou, and Aaron with thee; but let not the priests and the people break through to come up unto the LORD, lest he break forth upon them. 25 So Moses went down unto the people, and spake unto them.


ND God spake all these words, saying,
21 am the LORD thy God, which have
brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out
of the house of bondage.

20 And Moses said unto the people, Fear not: for God is come to prove you, and that his fear may be before your faces, that ye sin not. 21 And the people stood afar off: and Moses drew near unto the thick darkness where God was.

221 And the LORD said unto Moses, Thus thou shalt say unto the children of Israel, Ye have seen that I have talked with you from heaven.

23 Ye shall not make with me gods of silver, neither shall ye make unto you gods of gold.

24 An altar of earth thou shalt make unto me, and shalt sacrifice thereon thy burntofferings, and thy peace-offerings, thy sheep, and thine oxen. In all places where I record my name I will come unto thee, and I will bless thee.

31 Thou shalt have no other gods before me. 4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any gra- 25 And if thou wilt make me an altar of ven image, or any likeness of any thing that stone, thou shalt not build it of hewn stone; is in heaven above, or that is in the earth be-for if thou lift up thy tool upon it, thʊa hast aeath, or that is in the water under the earth :|polluted it.

5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, 26 Neither shalt thou go up by steps unto or serve them: for I the LORD thy God am mine altar, that thy nakedness be not discoa jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fa-vered thereon.

thiers upon the children unto the third and

fourth generation of them that hate me ;


6 And shewing mercy unto thousands of Now these are the judgments which thou them that love me, and keep my command


7 Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain. 8 Remember the sabbath-day, to keep it oly

9 Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work:

10 But the seventh day is the sabbath of the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy man-servant, nor thy maid-servant, I or thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is with: thy gates:

shalt set before them.

2 If thou buy an Hebrew servant, six years le shall serve; and in the seventh he shall go out free for nothing.

3 If he came in by himself, he shal go out by himself; if he were married, then his wife shall go out with him.

4 If his master have given him a wife, and she have born him sons or daughters; the wife and her children shall be her master's, and he shall go out by himself.

5 And if the servant shall plainly say, 1 love my master, my wife, and my children, will not go out free:

6 Then h's master shall bring him unto the judges; he shall also bring him to the

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door, or unto the door-post: and his master stored, and his flesh shall not be eaten, bu shall bore his ear through with an awl; and the owner of the ox shall be quit.

ne shall serve him for ever. 29 But if the ox were wont to push with 7¶ And if a man sell his daughter to be his horn in time past, and it hath been tes maid-servant, she shall not go cut as the tified to his owner, and he hath not kept men-servants do. him in, but that he hath killed a man or & 8 If she please not her master, who hath woman; the ox shall be stoned, and his petrothed her to himself, then shall he let owner also shall be put to death. her be redeemed to sell her unto a strange| 30 If there be laid on him a sum of money, nation, he shall have no power, seeing he then he shall give for the ransom of his life hath dealt deceitfully with her. whatsoever is laid upon him.

9 And if he have betrothed her unto his son, he shall deal with her after the manner of daughters.

10 If he take him another wife; her food, her raiment, and her duty of marriage, shall he not diminish.

11 And if he do not these three unto her, then shall she go out free without money. 12 He that smiteth a man, so that he die, shall be surely put to death.

31 Whether he have gored a son, or hav gored a daughter, according to this judg ment shail it be done unto him.

32 If the ox shall push a man-servant, or maid-servant; he shall give unto their mas ter thirty shekels of silver, and the ox shall be stoned.

33 And if a man shall open a pit, or if a man shall dig a pit, and not cover it, and an ox or an ass fall therein;

31 The owner of the pit shall make i ap-good, and give money unto the owner of them; and the dead beast shall be his.

13 And if a man lie not in wait, but God deliver him into his hand; then I will point thee a place whither he shall flee.

14 But if a man come presumptuously upon his neighbour, to slay him with guile; thou shalt take him from mine altar, that he may die.

15 And he that smiteth his father or his mother shall be surely put to death.

35 And if one man's ox hurt another's, that he die; then they shall sell the live ox, and divide the money of it; and the dead or also they shall divide.

36 Or if it be known that the ox hath nsea to push in time past, and his owner hath no 16 And he that stealeth a man, and sell-kept him in he shall surely pay ox for ox, eth him, or if he be found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death

17 4 And he that curseth lus father or his mother shall surely be put to death.

18 And if men strive together, and one smite another with a stone, or with his fist,| and he die not, but keepeth his bed;

and the dead

shall be his own.

a man shall steal an ox or a sneep, and kill it, or sell it, he shall restore five oxen for an ox, and four sheep for a sheep.

2 If a thief be found breaking up, and be smitten that he die, there shall no blood be shed for him.

19 If he rise again, and walk abroad upon his staff, then shall he that smote him be quit: 3 If the sun be risen upon him, there shull only he shall pay for the loss of his time, and be blood shed for him; for he should make shall cause him to be thoroughly healed. full restitution: if he have nothing, then he 20 And if a man smite his servant, or shall be sold for his theft. ais maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.

21 Notwithstanding, if he continue a day or two, he shall not be punished: for he is his money.

4 If the theft be certainly found in his hand alive, whether it be ox, or ass, or sheep; he shall restore double.

5 If a man shall cause a field or vine yard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, 22 If men strive, and hurt a woman with and shall feed in another man's fie,d ; of the child, so that her fruit depart from her, and best of his own field, and of the best of his yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely own vineyard, shall be make restitution. punished, according as the woman's husband 6 If fire break out and catch in thorns, will lay upon him; and he shall pay as the Judges determine.

23 And if any mischief follow, then thou halt give life for life,

24 Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for nd, foot for foot,

25 Burning for burning, wound for wound, stripe for stripe.

26 ¶ And if a man smite the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his eye's sake.

so that the stacks of corn, or the standing corn, or the field, be consumed therewith he that kindled the fire shall surely make restitution.

7 If a man shall deliver unto his neigh. bour money or stuff to keep, and it be stolen out of the man's house; if the thief be found, let him pay double.

8 If the thief be not found, then the master of the house shall be brought unto the judges, to see whether he hath put his hand unto his

27 And if he sinite out his man-servant's neighbour's goods. tooth, or his maid-servant's tooth; he shal! let him go free for his tooth's sake.

9 For all manner of trespass, whether it be for ox, for ass, for sheep, for raiment, or 28 If an ox gore a man or a woman, for any manner of lost thing, which another that they die; then the ox shall be surely challengeth to be his, the cause of both sear

ties shall come before the judges; and whom neither shall ye eat any flesh that is torn os the judges shall condemn, he shall pay double beasts in the field; ye shall cast it to the dogs unto his neighbour.

10 If a man deliver unto his neighbour ant

ass, or an ox, or a sheep, or any beast, to keep, and it die, or be hurt, or driven away, no man seeing it:

CHAP. XXIII. HOU shalt not raise a false report: poł not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.

2 Thou shalt not follow a multitude to 11 Then shall an oath of the LORD be be-do evil; neither shalt thou speak in a cause tween them both, that he hath not put his to decline after many to wrest judgment : 3 Neither shalt thou countenance a poor hand unto his neighbour's goods; and the owner of it shall accept thereof, and he shall man in his cause. not make it good.

12 And if it be stolen from him, he shall make restitution unto the owner thereof.

13 If it be torn in pieces, then let him bring it for witness, and he shall not make good that which was toru.

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2. with it, 15 But if he shall not make it good: if it se an hired thing, it came for his hire.

16 And if a man entice a maid that is not betrothed, and lie with her; he shall surely endow her to be his wife.

17 If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall pay money according to the dowry of virgins.

18 ¶ Thou sit not suffer a witch to live. 19 ¶ Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.

4 If thou meet thine enemy's ox or his ass going astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.

5 If thou see the ass of him that hateth thee lying under his burden, and wouldest forbear to help him; thou shalt surely help with him 6 Thou shalt not wrest the judgment of thy poor in his cause.

Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous skay thou not, for I will not justify the wicked.

81 And thou shalt take no gift: for the gift blindeth the wise, and perverteth the words of the righteous.

9 Also thou shalt not oppress a stranger : for know the heart of a stranger, seeing ye ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.

10 And six years thou shalt sow thy land, and shalt gather in the fruits thereof :

11 But the seventh year thou shalt let it rest and lie still; that the poor of thy people may eat and what they leave the beasts of 20 ̊¶ He that sacrificeth unto any god, save the field shall eat. In like manner thou shalt unto the LORD only, he shall be utterly de-deal with thy vineyard and with thy oliveyard stroyed.

12 ¶ Six days thou shalt do thy work, and

21 Thou shalt neither vex a stranger, on the seventh day thou shalt rest; that thine nor oppress him for ye were strangers inox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid and the stranger may be refreshed. the land of Egypt.

22 Ye shall not afflict any widow, fatherless child.


23 If thou afflict them in any wise, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry:

24 And my wrath shall wax hot, and I will kill you with the sword; and your wives shall be widows, and your children fatherless.

25 If thou lend money to any of my people that is poor by thee, thou shalt not be to him as an usurer, neither shalt thou lay upon him usury.


26 If thou at all take thy neighbour's raiment to pledge, thou shalt deliver him by that the sun goeth down :

13 And in all things that I have said unto you be circumspect: and make no mention of the name of other gods, neither let it be heard out of thy moutli.

14 Three times thou shalt keep a feast unto me in the year.

15 Thou shalt keep the feast of unleavened bread: (thou shalt eat unleavened bread seven days, as 1 commanded thee, in the time appointed of the month Abib; for in is thou camest out from Egypt; and none shal appear before me empty :)

16 And the feast of farvest, the first-fruits of thy labours, which thou hast sown in thy field; and the feast of ingathering, which ž 27 For that is his covering only; it is his in the end of the year, when thou hast ga raiment for his skin: wherein shall he sleep?thered in thy labours out of the field. and it shall come to pass, when he crieth unto me, that I will hear; for I am gracious. 25 Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people.

29 Thou shalt not delay to offer the first of thy ripe fruits, and of thy liquors: the firstborn of thy sons shalt thou give unto me.

30 Likewise slat boo 25 with thine oxen, and with thy sheep: axen days it shall be with his dain; on the eighth day thou shalt give it ine.

31 And ye shall be holy men unto me

17 Three times in the year all thy males shall appear before the LORD God.

18 Thou shalt not offer the blood of my sa crifice with leavened bread; neither sha!! the fat of my sacrifice remain until the morning.

19 The first of the first-truits of thy land thou shalt bring into the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.

2011 Behold, I send an Angel before thee to keep thee in the way, and to bring thee into the place which I have prepared.

21 Beware of him, and obey his voice, 6 And Moses took half of the blood, and provoke him not; for he will not pardon put it in basons; and half of the blood he your transgressions: for my name is in him. sprinkled on the altar.

22 But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice,| and do all that I speak; then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies, and an adversary anto thine adversaries.

23 For mine Angel shall go before thee, and bring thee in unto the Amorites, and the Hittites, and the Perizzites, and the Canaanites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites; and I will cut them off.

24 Thou shalt not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their works; but thou shalt utterly overthrow them, and quite break down their images.

25 And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst

of thee.

26 There shall nothing cast their young, nor he barren, in thy land: the number of thy days I will fulfil

27 I will send my fear before thee, and will destroy all the people to whom thou shak come; and I will make all thine enemies turn their backs unto thee.

28 And I will send hornets before thee, which shall drive out the Hivite, the Canaanite, and the Hittite, from before thee.

7 And he took the book of the covenant, and read in the audience of the people: and they said, All that the LORD hath said will we do, and be obedient.

8 And Moses took the blood, and sprinkled it on the people, and said, Behold the blood of the covenant, which the LORD hath made with you concerning all these words. 9 Then went up Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel; 10 And they saw the God of Israel: and there was under his feet as it were a paved work of a sapphire-stone, and as it were the body of heaven in his clearness.

11 And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw God, and did eat and drink.

1 And the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the mount, and be there: and I will give thee tables of stone, and a law, and commandments which I have written; that thou mayest teach them.

13 And Moses rose up, and his minister Joshua; and Moses went up into the mount of God.

14 And he said unto the elders, Tarry yo here for us, until we come again unto you: 19 I will not drive them out from before and, behold, Aaron and Hur are with you: thee in one year; lest the land become de-if any man have any matters to do, let him solate, and the beast of the field multiply come unto them. against thee.

30 By little and little I will drive them out from before thee, until thou be increased, and inherit the land.

31. And I will set thy bounds from the Red fea even unto the sea of the Philistines, and from the desert unto the river: for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand; and thou shalt drive them out before


32 Thou shalt make no covenant with them, nor with their gods.

33 They shall not dwell in thy land, lest they make thee sin against me: for if thou serve their gods, it will surely be a snare unto thee. CHAP. XXIV.

AND he said unto Moses, Come up unt: the LORD, thou, and Aaron, Nadab and Abilu, and seventy of the elders of Israel and worship ye afar off.

2 And Moses alone shall come near the LORD; but they shall not come nigh, neither shall the people go up with him.

15 ↑ And Moses went up into the mount, and a cloud covered the mount.

16 And the glory of the LORD abode upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it six days: and the seventh day he called unto Moses out of the midst of the cloud.

17 And the sight of the glory of the LORD was like devouring fire on the top of the mount in the eyes of the children of Israel.

13 And Moses went into the midst of the cloud, and gat him up into the mount: and Moses was in the mount forty days and forty nights.


AND the LORD spake unto Moses, saving 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that

they bring me an offering: of every man that giveth it willingly with his heart ye shall take my offering.

3 And this is the offering which ye shal! take of them; gold, and silver, and brass,

4 And blue, and purple, aud scarlet, an' fine linen, and goats' hair,

31 And Moses came, and told the people all the words of the LORD, and all the judg-skins, and shittin-wood, ments: and all the people answered with

5 And rains' skins dyed red, and badgers'

6 Oil for the light, spices for anointing

one voice, and said, All the words which the oil, and for sweet incense, LORD bath said, will we do.

7 Onyx-stones, and stones to be set in the

4 And Moses wrote all the words of the ephod, and in the breastplate. LORD, and rose up early in the morning, and 8 And let them make me a sanctuary builded an altar under the hill, and twelve pil-that I may dwell among them. iars, according to the twelve tribes of Israel. 9 According to all that I shew thee, after 5 And he sent young men of the children of the pattern of the tabernacle, and the patIsrael, which offered burnt-offerings, and sac-tern of all the instruments thereof, even so nticed peace-offerings of oxen unto the LORD. shall ye make it.

10 And they shall make an ark of shittim- and bowls thereof, to cover withal: of pure wood: two cubits and a half shall be the gold shalt thou make them.

length thereof, and a cubit and a half the 30 And thou shalt set upon the table shew breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the bread before me alway.

height thereof.

31 ¶ And thou shalt make a candlestick of 11 And thou shalt overlay it with pure gold, pure gold; of beaten work shall the candlewithin and without shalt thou overlay it; and stick be made; his shaft, and his branches, shalt make upon it a crown of gold round his bowls, his knops, and his flowers, shall be of the same


12 And thou shalt cast four rings of gold 32 And six branches shall come out of the for it, and put them in the four corners there-sides of it; three branches of the candlestick of; and two rings shall be in the one side of out of the one side, and three branches of it, and two rings in the other side of it. the candlestick out of the other side: 13 And thou shalt make staves of shittimwood, and overlay them with gold.

14 And thou shalt put the staves into the rings by the sides of the ark, that the ark may be borne with them.

15 The staves shall be in the rings of the ark; they shall not be taken from it.

16 And thou shalt put into the ark the testimony which I shall give thee.

33 Three bowls made like unto, with a knop and a flower in one branch; and three bowls made like almonds in the other branch, with a knop and a flower: so in the six branches that come out of the candlestick.

34 And in the candlestick shall be four bowls made like unto almonds, with their knops and their flowers.

35 And there shall be a knop under two 17 And thou shalt make a mercy-seat of branches of the same, and a knop under two pure gold: two cubits and a half shall be the branches of the same, and a knop under two length thereof, and a cubit and a half the branches of the same, according to the six branches that proceed out of the candlestick. 36 Their knops and their branches shall be of the same; all of it shall be one beaten work of pure gold.

breadth thereof.

18 And thou shalt make two cheru'sims of gold: of beaten work shalt thou make them, In the two ends of the mercy-seat.

19 And make one cherub on the one end, and the other cherub on the other end; even of the mercy-seat shall ye make the cherubims on the two ends thereof.

20 And the cherubims shall stretch forth their wings on high, covering the mercy-seat with their wings, and their faces shall look one to another; toward the mercy-seat shall the faces of the cherubims be.

21 And thou shalt put the mercy-seat above upon the ark; and in the ark thou shalt put the testimony that I shall give thee.

37 And thou shalt make the seven lamps thereof; and they shall light the lamps there of, that they may give light over against it.

38 And the tongs thereof, and the snuff dishes thereof, shall be of pure gold. 39 Of a talent of pure gold shall he make it, with all these vessels.

40 And look that thou make them after their pattern, which was shewed thee in the mount, CHAP. XXVI.

MOREOVER, thou shalt make the taber nacle ten curtains of fine twined linen, and blue, and purple, and scarlet: with cherubims of cunning work shalt thou make them.

22 And there I will meet with thee, and will commune with thee from above the mercy-seat, from between the two cherubims which are upon the ark of the testimony, of The length of one curtain shall be eight all things which I will give thee in command-and twenty cubits, and the breadth of ong ment unto the children of Israel. curtain four cubits: and every one of the

23 ¶ Thou shalt also make a table of shit-curtains shall have one measure. tim-wood: two cubits shall be the length 3 The five curtains shall be coupled toge thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof, and ther one to another; and other five curtains a cubit and a half the height thereof. shall be coupled one to another. 24 And thou shalt overlay it with pure gold, 4 And thou shalt make loops of blue upon and make thereto a crown of gold round the edge of the one curtain, from the set. about. vedge in the coupling; and likewise shalt 25 And thou shalt make unto it a border thou make in the uttermost edge of another of an hand-breadth round about, and thou curtain, in the coupling of the second. shalt make a golden crown to the border 5 Fifty loops shalt thou make in the one curtain, and fifty loops shalt thou make in 26 And thou shalt make for it four rings the edge of the curtain that is in the comp of gold, and put the rings in the four corners ling of the second, that the loops may take that are on the four feet thereof. hold one of another.

thereof round about.

27 Over against the border shall the rings 6 And thou shalt make fifty taches of gold, De for places of the staves to bear the table. and couple the curtains together with the 28 And thou shalt make the staves of shit-taches; and it shall be one tabernacle. tim-wood, and overlay them with gold, that 7¶ And thou shalt make curtains of goats the table may be borne with them. hair, to be a covering upon the tabernacle:

29 And thou shalt make the dishes there-eleven curtains shalt thou make. of, and spoons thereof, and covers thereof, 8 The length of one curtain shall be thirty


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