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Age of the sacrifice.
LEVITICUS.
Feasts of the Lord.
offer for a freewill offering; but for bath of the LORD in all your dwell-
a vow it shall not be accepted. ings.

24 Ye shall not offer unto the LORD
that which is bruised, or crushed, or
broken, or cut; neither shall ye make
any offering thereof in your land.
25 Neither from a stranger's hand
shall ye offer the bread of your God
of any of these; because their cor-
ruption is in them, and blemishes be
in them: they shall not be accepted
for you.

4 These are the feasts of the
LORD, even holy convocations, which
ye shall proclaim in their seasons.
5 In the fourteenth day of the first
month at even is the LORD's pass-
over.

6 And on the fifteenth day of the
same month is the feast of unleav-
ened bread unto the LORD: sev-
en days ye must eat unleavened
bread.

26 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

27 When a bullock, or a sheep, or a goat, is brought forth, then it shall be seven days under the dam; and from the eighth day and thenceforth it shall be accepted for an offering made by fire unto the LORD.

28 And whether it be cow or ewe, ye shall not kill it and her young both in one day.

7 In the first day ye shall have a holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

8 But ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD sever days: in the seventh day is a holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

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And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

29 And when ye will offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving unto the LORD, offer it at your own will.

30 On the same day it shall be eaten up; ye shall leave none of it until the morrow: I am the LORD.

31 Therefore shall ye keep my commandments, and do them: I am the LORD.

32 Neither shall ye profane my holy name; but I will be hallowed among the children of Israel: I am the LORD which hallow you,

33 That brought you out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: I am the LORD.

10 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land which I give unto you, and shall reap the har vest thereof, then ye shall bring a sheaf of the firstfruits of your har vest unto the priest:

11 And he shall wave the sheaf before the LORD, to be accepted for you: on the morrow after the sabbath the priest shall wave it.

12 And ye shall offer that day when ye wave the sheaf a he lamb without blemish of the first year for a burnt offering unto the LORD.

13 And the meat offering thereof shall be two tenth deals of fine flour mingled with oil, an offering made by fire unto the LORD for a sweet savour: and the drink offering thereof shall be of wine, the fourth part of a hin.

14 And ye shall eat neither bread, nor parched corn, nor green ears, until the selfsame day that ye have brought an offering unto your God: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings.

CHAPTER XXIII.

The feasts of the Lord. 3 The sabbath. 4 The
passover. 9 The sheaf of firstfruits. 15 The
feast of Pentecost. 22 Gleanings to be left for
the poor. 23 The feast of trumpets. 26 The day
of atonement. 33 The feast of tabernacles.
ND the LORD spake unto Moses,
saying,

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2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, Concerning the feasts of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even these are my feasts.

3 Six days shall work be done: but the seventh day is the sabbath of rest, a holy convocation; ye shall do no work therein: it is the sab

15 And ye shall count unto you from the morrow after the sabbath, from the day that ye brought the

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Feast of Pentecost. LEVITICUS.
sheaf of the wave offering; seven
sabbaths shall be complete:

16 Even unto the morrow after the
seventh sabbath shall ye number
fifty days; and ye shall offer a new
meat offering unto the LORD.

17 Ye shall bring out of your habi-
tations two wave loaves of two tenth
deals: they shall be of fine flour;
they shall be baken with leaven;
they are the firstfruits unto the LORD.
18 And ye shall offer with the bread
seven lambs without blemish of the
first year, and one young bullock,
and two rams: they shall be for a
burnt offering unto the LORD, with
their meat offering, and their drink
offerings, even an offering made by
fire, of sweet savour unto the LORD.
19 Then ye shall sacrifice one kid
of the goats for a sin offering, and
two lambs of the first year for a sac-
rifice of peace offerings.
20 And the priest shall wave them
with the bread of the firstfruits for
a wave offering before the LORD,
with the two lambs: they shall be
holy to the LORD for the priest.
21 And ye shall proclaim on the
selfsame day, that it may be a holy
convocation unto you: ye shall do
no servile work therein: it shall be
a statute for ever in all your dwell-
ings throughout your generations.
22 And when ye reap the harvest
of your land, thou shalt not make
clean riddance of the corners of thy
field when thou reapest, neither shalt
thou gather any gleaning of thy har-
vest: thou shalt leave them unto the
poor, and to the stranger: I am the
LORD your God.

23 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

24 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, In the seventh month, in the first day of the month, shall ye have a sabbath, a memorial of blowing of trumpets, a holy convo

cation.

The day of atonement.

27 Also on the tenth day of this seventh month there shall be a day of atonement: it shall be a holy convocation unto you; and ye shall afflict your souls, and offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD.

28 And ye shall do no work in that same day: for it is a day of atonement, to make an atonement for you before the LORD your God. 29 For whatsoever soul it be that shall not be afflicted in that same day, he shall be cut off from among his people.

30 And whatsoever soul it be that doeth any work in that same day, the same soul will I destroy from among his people.

31 Ye shall do no manner of work: it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations in all your dwellings.

32 It shall be unto you a sabbath of rest, and ye shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the month at even, from even unto even, shall ye celebrate your sabbath. 33 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

34 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, The fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be the feast of tabernacles for seven days unto the LORD.

35 On the first day shall be a holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.

36 Seven days ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD; on the eighth day shall be a holy convocation unto you, and ye shall offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD: it is a solemn assembly; and ye shall do no servile work therein.

25 Ye shall do no servile work
therein: but ye shall offer an offer-
ing made by fire unto the LORD.
26 And the LORD spake unto
Moses, saying,

37 These are the feasts of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, to offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD, a burnt offering, and a meat offering, rifice, and drink offerings, every thing upon his day:

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38 Beside the sabbaths of the LORD, and beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, and beside all your free

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Feast of tabernacles.

LEVITICUS.

Case of blasphemy.

will offerings, which ye give unto | rows, six on a row, upon the pure
the LORD.
table before the LORD.

39 Also in the fifteenth day of the 7 And thou shalt put pure frankinseventh month, when ye have gath-cense upon each row, that it may be ered in the fruit of the land, ye shall on the bread for a memorial, even an keep a feast unto the LORD seven offering made by fire unto the LORD. days: on the first day shall be a sab- 8 Every sabbath he shall set it bath, and on the eighth day shall be in order before the LORD continually, a sabbath. being taken from the children of Israel by an everlasting covenant. 9 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons'; and they shall eat it in the holy place: for it is most holy unto him of the offerings of the LORD made by fire by a perpetual statute. 10 And the son of an Israelitish woman, whose father was an Egyptian, went out among the children of Israel: and this son of the Israelitish woman and a man of Israel strove together in the camp;

11 And the Israelitish woman's son blasphemed the name of the LORD, and cursed. And they brought him unto Moses: and his mother's name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan:

40 And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the LORD your God seven days.

41 And ye shall keep it a feast unto the LORD seven days in the year: it shall be a statute for ever in your generations; ye shall celebrate it in the seventh month.

42 Ye shall dwell in booths seven days; all that are Israelites born shall dwell in booths:

43 That your generations may know that I made the children of Israel to dwell in booths, when I brought them out of the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.

44 And Moses declared unto the children of Israel the feasts of the LORD.

12 And they put him in ward, that the mind of the LORD might be shewed them.

13 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

14 Bring forth him that hath cursed without the camp; and let all that heard him lay their hands upon his head, and let all the congregation stone him.

CHAPTER XXIV.

The oil for the lamps. 5 The shewbread. 10 Shelo-
mith's son blasphemeth. 13 The law of blasphemy,
17 of murder, 18 and of damage. 23 The blas-
phemer is stoned.

ND the LORD spake unto Moses,
saying,

15 And thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth his God shall bear his sin.

2 Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually.

16 And he that blasphemeth the name of the LORD, he shall surely

ny, in the tabernacle of the congre-
gation, shall Aaron order it from the
evening unto the morning before the
LORD continually: it shall be a stat-
ute for ever in your generations.
4 He shall order the lamps upon
the pure candlestick before the LORD
continually.

3 Without the vail of the testimo-be put to death, and all the congre-
gation shall certainly stone him: as
well the stranger, as he that is born
in the land, when he blasphemeth
the name of the LORD, shall be put
to death.

5 And thou shalt take fine flour,
and bake twelve cakes thereof: two
tenth deals shall be in one cake.
6 And thou shalt set them in two

17 And he that killeth any man shall surely be put to death.

18 And he that killeth a beast shall make it good; beast for beast.

19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neighbour; as he hath done so shall it be done to him;

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The seventh year.

LEVITICUS.

Year of jubilee.

20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, | times seven years; and the space of tooth for tooth: as he hath caused a the seven sabbaths of years shall blemish in a man, so shall it be be unto thee forty and nine years. done to him again.

9 Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the jubilee to sound on the tenth day of the seventh month, in the day of atonement shall ye make the trumpet sound throughout all your land.

10 And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land unto all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee unto you; and ye shall return every man unto his possession, and ye shall return every man unto his family. 11 A jubilee shall that fiftieth year be unto you: ye shall not sow, neither reap that which groweth of itself in it, nor gather the grapes in it of thy vine undressed.

21 And he that killeth a beast, he
shall restore it: and he that killeth
a man, he shall be put to death.
22 Ye shall have one manner of
law, as well for the stranger, as for
one of your own country: for I am
the LORD your God.

23 And Moses spake to the chil-
dren of Israel, that they should bring
forth him that had cursed out of the
camp, and stone him with stones:
and the children of Israel did as the
LORD commanded Moses.

CHAPTER XXV.
The sabbath of the seventh 8 The jubilee of
the fiftieth year. 14 Of oppression. 18 The
blessing upon obedience. 23 The redemption of
land, 29 and of houses. 35 Compassion for the
poor. 39 The law respecting bondmen. 47 The
redemption of an Israelite from service.

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13 In the year of this jubilee ye shall return every man unto his possession.

14 And if thou sell aught unto thy neighbour, or buyest aught of thy neighbour's hand, ye shall not oppress one another:

15 According to the number of years after the jubilee thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, and according unto the number of years of the fruits he shall sell unto thee:

2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land which I give you, then shall the land keep a sabbath unto the LORD.

3 Six years thou shalt sow thy field, and six years thou shalt prune thy vineyard, and gather in the fruit thereof;

4 But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath of rest unto the land, a sabbath for the LORD: thou shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune thy vineyard.

5 That which groweth of its own accord of thy harvest thou shalt not reap, neither gather the grapes of thy vine undressed: for it is a year

of rest unto the land.

6 And the sabbath of the land shall be meat for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy stranger that sojourneth with thee,

12 For it is the jubilee; it shall be holy unto you: ye shall eat the in

7 And for thy cattle and for the
beast that are in thy land, shall all
the increase thereof be meat.
8 And thou shalt number seven
sabbaths of years unto thee, seven

16 According to the multitude of years thou shalt increase the price thereof, and according to the fewness of years thou shalt diminish the price of it: for according to the number of the years of the fruits doth he sell unto thee.

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17 Ye shall not therefore oppress one another; but thou shalt fear thy God: for I am the LORD God. 18 Wherefore ye shall do my statutes, and keep my judgments, and do them; and ye shall dwell in the land in safety.

19 And the land shall yield her fruit, and ye shall eat your fill, and dwell therein in safety.

20 And if ye shall say, What shall we eat the seventh year? behold, we

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Redemption of land.

LEVITICUS.

Concerning bondmen.

shall not sow, nor gather in our in- cities of their possession, may the Levites redeem at any time.

33 And if a man purchase of the Levites, then the house that was sold, and the city of his possession, shall go out in the year of jubilee: for the houses of the cities of the Levites are their possession among the children of Israel.

crease:

21 Then I will command my blessing upon you in the sixth year, and it shall bring forth fruit for three years. 22 And ye shall sow the eighth year, and eat yet of old fruit until the ninth year; until her fruits come in ye shall eat of the old store. 23 The land shall not be sold for ever: for the land is mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.

24 And in all the land of your possession ye shall grant a redemption for the land.

25 If thy brother be waxen poor, and hath sold away some of his possession, and if any of his kin come to redeem it, then shall he redeem that which his brother sold.

34 But the field of the suburbs of their cities may not be sold; for it is their perpetual possession.

35 And if thy brother be waxen poor, and fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt relieve him: yea, though he be a stranger, or a sojourner; that he may live with thee.

36 Take thou no usury of him, or increase: but fear thy God; that thy brother may live with thee.

37 Thou shalt not give him thy money upon usury, nor lend him thy victuals for increase.

26 And if the man have none to redeem it, and himself be able to redeem it; 27 Then let him count the years of the sale thereof, and restore the overplus unto the man to whom he sold it; that he may return unto his possession.

28 But if he be not able to restore tt to him, then that which is sold shall remain in the hand of him that hath bought it until the year of jubilee: and in the jubilee it shall go out, and he shall return unto his possession.

38 I am the LORD your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, to give you the land of Canaan, and to be your God.

39 And if thy brother that dwelleth by thee be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bondservant:

40 But as a hired servant, and as a sojourner, he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year jubilee:

41 And then shall he depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his fathers shall he return.

29 And if a man sell a dwelling-of house in a walled city, then he may redeem it within a whole year after it is sold; within a full year may he redeem it.

30 And if it be not redeemed within the space of a full year, then the house that is in the walled city shall be established for ever to him that bought it throughout his generations: it shall not go out in the jubilee.

31 But the houses of the villages which have no wall round about them shall be counted as the fields of the country: they may be redeemed, and they shall go out in the jubilee.

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