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cleanness, when they defile my tab21 And whosoever toucheth her ernacle that is among them. bed shall wash his clothes, and 32 This is the law of him that bathe himself in water, and be un- hath an issue, and of him whose clean until the even.

seed goeth from him, and is defiled 22 And whosoever toucheth any therewith ; thing that she sat upon shall wash 33 And of her that is sick of her his clothes

, and bathe himself in flowers, and of him that hath an iswater, and be unclean until the sue, of the man, and of the woman, even.

and of him that lieth with her that 23 And if it be on her bed, or on is unclean. any thing whereon she sitteth, when

CHAPTER XVI. he toucheth it, he shall be unclean How the high priest must enter into the holy place. until the even.

11 The sin offering for himself. 15 The sin of.

fering for the people. 20 The scapegoat. 29 The 24 And if any man lie with her at yearly alonement.

upon him,

all the bed whereon he lieth shall be of Aaron, when they offered before unclean.

the LORD, and died; 25 And if a woman have an issue 2 And the Lord said unto Moses, of her blood many days out of the Speak unto Aaron thy brother, that time of her separation, or if it run he come not at all times into the beyond the time of her separation ; holy place within the vail before the all the days of the issue of her un- mercyseat, which is upon the ark; cleanness shall be as the days of her that he die not: for I will appear

in separation: she shall be unclean. the cloud upon the mercyseat. 26 Every bed whereon she lieth all 3 Thus shall Aaron come into the the days of her issue shall be unto holy place; with a young bullock for her as the bed of her separation: and a sin offering, and a ram for a burnt whatsoever she sitteth upon shall be offering. unclean, as the uncleanness of her 4 He shall put on the holy linen separation.

coat, and he shall have the linen 27 And whosoever toucheth those breeches upon his flesh, and shall be things shall be unclean, and shall girded with a linen girdle, and with wash his clothes

, and bathe himself the linen mitre shall he be attired : in water, and be unclean until the these are holy garments; therefore even.

shall he wash his flesh in water, and

so issue, then she shall

number to her- *5 And he shall take of the congreself seven days, and after that she gation of the children of Israel two shall be clean.

kids of the goats for a sin offering, 29 And on the eighth day she shall and one ram for a burnt offering. take unto her two turtles, or two 6 And Aaron shall offer his bullock young pigeons, and bring them unto of the sin offering, which is for himthe priest

, to the door of the taber- self, and make an atonement for himnacle of the congregation.

self, and for his house. 30 And the priest shall offer the 7 And he shall take the two goats, one for a sin offering, and the other and present them before the LORD for a burnt offering; and the priest at the door of the tabernacle of the shall make an atonement for her congregation. before the LORD for the issue of her 8 And Aaron shall cast lots upon uncleanness.

the two goats ; one lot for the LORD, 31 Thus shall ye separate the chil- and the other lot for the scapegoat. dren of Israel from their unclean 9 And Aaron shall bring the goat

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The scapegoat. upon which the Lord's lot fell, and make an atonement for it; and shall offer him for a sin offering. take of the blood of the bullock, and 10 But the goat, on which the lot of the blood of the goat, and put it fell to be the scapegoat, shall be upon the horns of the altar round presented alive before the LORD, to about. make an atonement with him, and 19 And he shall sprinkle of the to let him go for a scapegoat into blood upon it with his finger seven the wilderness.

times, and cleanse it, and hallow it 11 And Aaron shall bring the bul- from the uncleanness of the children lock of the sin offering, which is for of Israel, himself, and shall make an atone- 20 9 And when he hath made an ment for himself, and for his house, end of reconciling the holy place, and shall kill the bullock of the sin and the tabernacle of the congreoffering which is for himself: gation, and the altar, he shall bring

12 And he shall take a censer full the live goat: of burning coals of fire from off the 21 And Aaron shall lay both his altar before the LORD, and his hands hands upon the head of the live goat, full of sweet incense beaten small, and confess over him all the iniquiand bring it within the vail :

ties of the children of Israel, and all 13 And he shall put the incense their transgressions in all their sins, upon the fire before the Lord, that putting them upon the head of the the cloud of the incense may cover goat, and shall send him away by the mercyseat that is upon the tes- the hand of a fit man into the wiltimony, that he die not:

derness : 14 And he shall take of the blood 22 And the goat shall bear upon of the bullock, and sprinkle it with him all their iniquities unto a land his finger upon the mercyseat east- not inhabited: and he shall let go ward; and before the mercyseat the goat in the wilderness. shall he sprinkle of the blood with 23 And Aaron shall come into the his finger seven times.

tabernacle of the congregation, and 15 Then shall he kill the goat shall put off the linen garments, of the sin offering, that is for the which he put on when he went into people, and bring his blood within the holy place, and shall leave them the vail, and do with that blood as there: he did with the blood of the bullock, 24 And he shall wash his flesh with and sprinkle it upon the mercyseat, water in the holy place, and put on and before the mercyseat:

his garments, and come forth, and 16 And he shall make an atone- offer his burnt offering, and the burnt ment for the holy place, because of offering of the people, and make an the uncleanness of the children of atonement for himself, and for the Israel, and because of their trans-people. gressions in all their sins: and so 25 And the fat of the sin offering shall he do for the tabernacle of shall he burn upon the altar. the congregation, that remaineth 26 And he that let go the goat for among them in the midst of their the scapegoat shall wash his clothes, uncleanness.

and bathe his flesh in water, and 17 And there shall be no man in afterward come into the camp. the tabernacle of the congregation 27 And the bullock for the sin ofwhen he goeth in to make an atone- fering, and the goat for the sin offerment in the holy place, until he come ing, whose blood was brought in to out, and have made an atonement for make atonement in the holy place, himself, and for his household, and shall one carry forth without the for all the congregation of Israel.

camp; and they shall burn in the 18 And he shall go out unto the fire their skins, and their flesh, and altar that is before the Lord, and their dung.

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The yearly atonement LEVITICUS. The place of sacrifice. 28 And he that burneth them shall | gregation, to offer an offering unto wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh the LORD before the tabernacle of in water, and afterward he shall | the LORD; blood shall be imputed come into the camp.

unto that man; he hath shed blood; 29 And this shall be a statute and that man shall be cut off from for ever unto you : that in the sev- among his people: enth month, on the tenth day of the 5 To the end that the children of month, ye shall afflict your souls, Israel may bring their sacrifices, and do no work at all, whether it be which they offer in the open field, one of your own country, or a stran- even that they may bring them unto ger that sojourneth among you: the LORD, unto the door of the tab30 For on that day shall the priest ernacle of the congregation, unto make an atonement for you, to the priest, and offer them for peace cleanse you, that ye may be clean offerings unto the Lord. from all your sins before the LORD. 6 And the priest shall sprinkle the 31 It shall be a sabbath of rest unto blood upon the altar of the LORD at you, and ye shall afflict your souls, the door of the tabernacle of the by a statute for ever.

congregation, and burn the fat for 32 And the priest, whom he shall a sweet savour unto the LORD. anoint, and whom he shall conse 7 And they shall no more offer their crate to minister in the priest's of- sacrifices unto devils, after whom fice in his father's stead, shall make they have gone a whoring. This the atonement, and shall put on the shall be a statute for ever unto them linen clothes, even the holy gar- throughout their generations. ments:

8 And thou shalt say unto them, 33 And he shall make an atone- Whatsoever man there be of the ment for the holy sanctuary, and he house of Israel, or of the strangers shall make an atonement for the which sojourn among you, that oftabernacle of the congregation, and fereth a burnt offering or sacrifice, for the altar: and he shall make an 9 And bringeth it not unto the atonement for the priests, and for all door of the tabernacle of the conthe people of the congregation. gregation, to offer it unto the LORD; 34 And this shall be an everlasting even that man shall be cut off from statute unto you, to make an atone- among his people. ment for the children of Israel for 10 And whatsoever man there be all their sins once a year. And he of the house of Israel, or of the strandid as the Lord commanded Moses. gers that sojourn among you, that CHAPTER XVII.

eateth any manner of blood; I will All sacrifices must be offered to the Lord at the

even set my face against that soul offered to devils. 10 The eating of blood is for off from among his people. door of the tabernacle. 1 Sacrifices must not be that eateth blood, and will cut him bidden 15 and of that which dieth" of itself, or is

11 For the life of the flesh is in the AND the Lord spake unto Moses, blood : andar have given it to you 2 Speak unto Aaron, and unto his for your souls: for it is the blood that sons, and unto all the children of maketh an atonement for the soul. Israel

, and say unto them; This is 12 Therefore I said unto the chilthe thing which the Lord hath com-dren of Israel, No soul of


shal) eat blood, neither shall any stran3 What man soever there be of the ger that sojourneth among you eat house of Israel, that killeth an ox, or blood. lamb, or goat, in the camp, or that 13 And whatsoever man there be of killeth it out of the camp,

the children of Israel, or of the stranAnd bringeth it not unto the gers that sojourn among you, which door of the tabernacle of the con- hunteth and catcheth any beast or

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The corrupt doings of LEVITICUS. the heathen forbidden. fowl that may be eaten; he shall daughter of thy father, or daughter even pour out the blood thereof, and of thy mother, whether she be born cover it with dust.

at home, or born abroad, even their 14 For it is the life of all flesh; nakedness thou shalt not uncover. the blood of it is for the life there 10 The nakedness of thy son's of: therefore I said unto the chil daughter, or of thy daughter's dren of Israel, Ye shall eat the blood daughter, even their nakedness thou of no manner of flesh; for the life of shalt not uncover: for theirs is thine all flesh is the blood thereof: who own nakedness. soever eateth it shall be cut off. 11 The nakedness of thy father's

15 And every soul that eateth that wife's daughter, begotten of thy fawhich died of itself, or that which ther, she is thy sister, thou shalt not was torn wiih beasts, whether it be uncover her nakedness. one of your own country, or a stran 12 Thou shalt not uncover the nager, he shall both wash his clothes, kedness of thy father's sister : she and bathe himself in water, and be is thy father's near kinswoman. unclean until the even: then shall 13 Thou shalt not uncover the nahe be clean.

kedness of thy mother's sister: for 16 But if he wash them not, nor she is thy mother's near kinswoman. bathe his flesh; then he shall bear 14 Thou shalt not uncover the his iniquity.

nakedness of thy father's brother, CHAPTER XVIII.

thou shalt not approach to his wife:

she is thine aunt. The corrupt doings of the heathen forbidden. 6 Unlawful marriages. 19 Abominable lusts. 15 Thou shalt not uncover the ND the Lord spake unto Moses, nakedness of thy daughter in law:

, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, not uncover her nakedness. and say unto them, I am the LORD 16 Thou shalt not uncover the

nakedness of thy brother's wife: it 3 After the doings of the land of is thy brother's nakedness. Egypt, wherein ye dwelt, shall ye 17 Thou shalt not uncover the nanot do: and after the doings of the kedness of a woman and her daughland of Canaan, whither I bring ter, neither shalt thou take her son's you, shall ye not do: neither shall daughter, or her daughter's daughye walk in their ordinances. ter, to uncover her nakedness; for

4 Ye shall do my judgments, and they are her near kinswomen: it is keep mine ordinances, to walk there wickedness. in: I am the LORD your God.

18 Neither shalt thou take a wife 5 Ye shall therefore keep my stat- to her sister, to vex her, to uncover utes, and my judgments: which if her nakedness, besides the other in a man do, he shall live in them: 1 her life time. am the LORD.

19 Also thou shalt not approach 6 None of you shall approach unto a woman to uncover her nato any that is near of kin to him, to kedness, as long as she is put apart uncover their nakedness: I am the / for her uncleanness. Lord.

20 Moreover thou shalt not lie 7 The nakedness of thy father, or carnally with thy neighbour's wife, the nakedness of thy mother, shalt to defile thyself with her. thou not uncover: she is thy moth 21 And thou shalt not let any of er; thou shalt not uncover her na- thy seed pass through the fire to kedness.

Molech, neither shalt thou profane 8 The nakedness of thy father's the name of thy God: I am the Lord. wife shalt thou not uncover: it is 22 Thou shalt not lie with manthy father's nakedness.

kind, as with womankind: it is 9 The nakedness of thy sister, the labomination.

your God.

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