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of each tribe. were fifty and nine thousand and were forty thousand and five hunthree hundred.

dred. 24 Of the children of Gad, by their 34 Of the children of Manasseh, generations, after their families, by by their generations, after their famthe house of their fathers, according ilies, by the house of their fathers, to the number of the names, from according to the number of the twenty years old and upward, all names, from twenty years old and that were able to go forth to war; upward, all that were able to go

25 Those that were numbered of forth to war; them, even of the tribe of Gad, were 35 Those that were numbered of forty and five thousand six hundred them, even of the tribe of Manasseh, and fifty.

were thirty and two thousand and 26 of the children of Judah, by two hundred. their generations, after their fami- 36 Of the children of Benjamin, by lies, by the house of their fathers, their generations, after their famiaccording to the number of the lies, by the house of their fathers, names, from twenty years old and according to the number of the upward, all that were able to go names, from twenty years old and forth to war;

upward, all that were able to go 27 Those that were numbered of forth to war; them, even of the tribe of Judah, 37 Those that were numbered of were threescore and fourteen thou-them, even of the tribe of Benjamin, sand and six hundred.

were thirty and five thousand and 28 Of the children of Issachar, by four hundred. their generations, after their fami- 38 Of the children of Dan, by their lies, by the house of their fathers, generations, after their families, by according to the number of the the house of their fathers, accordnames, from twenty years old and ing to the number of the names, upward, all that were able to go from twenty years old and upward, forth to war;

all that were able to go forth to 29 Those that were numbered of war; them, even of the tribe of Issachar, 39 Those that were numbered of were fifty and four thousand and them, even of the tribe of Dan, were four hundred.

threescore and two thousand and 30 Of the children of Zebulun, by seven hundred. their generations, after their fami- 40 Of the children of Asher, by lies, by the house of their fathers, their generations, after their famiaccording to the number of the lies, by the house of their fathers, names, from twenty years old and according to the number of the upward, all that were able to go names, from twenty years old and forth to war;

upward, all that were able to go 31 Those that were numbered of forth to war; them, even of the tribe of Zebulun, 41 Those that were numbered of were fifty and seven thousand and them, even of the tribe of Asher, were four hundred.

forty and one thousand and five hun32 Of the children of Joseph, name- dred. ly, of the children of Ephraim, by 42 Of the children of Naphtali, their generations, after their fami- throughout their generations, after lies, by the house of their fathers, their families, by the house of their according to the number of the fathers, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and the names, from twenty years old upward, all that were able to go and upward, all that were able to forth to war;

go forth to war; 33 Those that were numbered of 43 Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Ephraim, them, even of the tribe of Naphtali,

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The tribe of Levi. NUMBERS.

The tribes arranged. were fifty and three thousand and

CHAPTER II. four hundred.

The order of the tribes in their tents. 44 These are those that were num- AND the LORD spake unto Moses bered, which Moses and Aaron num A and unto Aaron, saying, bered, and the princes of Israel, be- 2 Every man of the children of Ising twelve men: each one was for rael shall pitch by his own standthe house of his fathers.

ard, with the ensign of their father's 45 So were all those that were house : far off about the tabernanumbered of the children of Israel, cle of the congregation shall they by the house of their fathers, from pitch. twenty years old and upward, all 3 And on the east side toward the that were able to go forth to war rising of the sun shall they of the in Israel;

standard of the camp of Judah pitch 46 Even all they that were num throughout their armies: and Nah hered were six hundred thousand shon the son of Amminadab shall be and three thousand and five hun captain of the children of Judah. dred and fifty.

4 And his host, and those that were 47 g But the Levites after the numbered of them, were threescore tribe of their fathers were not num- and fourteen thousand and six hunbered among them.

dred. 48 For the Lord had spoken unto | 5 And those that do pitch next unto Moses, saying,

him shall be the tribe of Issachar: 49 Only thou shalt not number the and Nethaneel the son of Zuar shall tribe of Levi, neither take the sum be captain of the children of Issaof them among the children of Is-char. rael:

6 And his host, and those that were 50 But thou shalt appoint the Le-numbered thereof, were fifty and four vites over the tabernacle of testimo- thousand and four hundred. ny, and over all the vessels thereof, 7 Then the tribe of Zebulun: and and over all things that belong to it: Eliab the son of Helon shall be capthey shall bear the tabernacle, and tain of the children of Zebulun. all the vessels thereof; and they 8 And his host, and those that were shall minister unto it, and shall en-numbered thereof, were fifty and sevcamp round about the tabernacle. en thousand and four hundred. 51 And when the tabernacle set-| 9 All that were numbered in the teth forward, the Levites shall take camp of Judah were a hundred thouit down; and when the tabernacle sand and fourscore thousand and six is to be pitched, the Levites shall | thousand and four hundred, throughset it up: and the stranger that out their armies: these shall first set cometh nigh shall be put to death. forth. 52 And the children of Israel shall 10 On the south side shall be the pitch their tents, every man by his standard of the camp of Reuben ac. own camp, and every man by his cording to their armies: and the capown standard, throughout their tain of the children of Reuben shall hosts.

be Elizur the son of Shedeur. 53 But the Levites shall pitch 11 And his host, and those that round about the tabernacle of testi- were numbered thereof, were forty mony, that there be no wrath upon and six thousand and five hundred, the congregation of the children of 12 And those which pitch by him Israel: and the Levites shall keep shall be the tribe of Simeon: and the charge of the tabernacle of tes the captain of the children of Sim

eon shall be Shelumiel the son of 54 And the children of Israel did Zurishaddai. according to all that the Lord com- 13 And his host, and those that manded Moses, so did they. were numbered of them, were fifty

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in their encampmeni and nine thousand and three hun-| 26 And his host, and those tha dred.

were numbered of them, were three 14 Then the tribe of Gad: and the score and two thousand and sever captain of the sons of Gad shall be hundred. Eliasaph the son of Reuel.

27 And those that encamp by him 15 And his host, and those that shall be the tribe of Asher: and the were numbered of them, were forty captain of the children of Asher shali and five thousand and six hundred be Pagiel the son of Ocran. and fifty.

28 And his host, and those that 16 All that were numbered in the were numbered of them, were forty camp of Reuben were a hundred and one thousand and five hundred thousand and fifty and one thou- 29 Then the tribe of Naphtali: sand and four hundred and fifty, and the captain of the children of throughout their armies : and they Naphtali shall be Ahira the son of shall set forth in the second rank. Enan.

17 Then the tabernacle of the con- 30 And his host, and those that gregation shall set forward with the were numbered of them, were fifty camp of the Levites in the midst of and three thousand and four hunthe camp: as they encamp, so shall dred. they set forward, every man in his 31 All they that were numbered in place by their standards.

the camp of Dan were a hundred 18 On the west side shall be the thousand and fifty and seven thoustandard of the camp of Ephraim sand and six hundred: they shall according to their armies : and the go hindmost with their standards. captain of the sons of Ephraim 32 T These are those which were shall be Elishama the son of Am-numbered of the children of Israel mihud.

by the house of their fathers: all 19 And his host, and those that those that were numbered of the were numbered of them, were forty camps throughout their hosts were thousand and five hundred.

six hundred thousand and three 20 And by him shall be the tribe of thousand and five hundred and fifty. Manasseh : and the captain of the 33 But the Levites were not numchildren of Manasseh shall be Gama- bered among the children of Israel liel the son of Pedahzur.

as the LORD commanded Moses. 21 And his host, and those that 34 And the children of Israel did were numbered of them, were thirty according to all that the LORD comand two thousand and two hundred. manded Moses: so they pitched by

22 Then the tribe of Benjamin: their standards, and so they set forand the captain of the sons of Ben- ward, every one after their families, jamin shall be Abidan the son of according to the house of their faGideoni.

thers. 23 And his host, and those that

CHAPTER III. were numbered of them, were thirty and five thousand and four hundred.

The sons of Aaron. 5 The Levites are given te

the priests for the service of the tabernacle, 11 in 24 All that were numbered of the stead of the firstborn. 14 The Levites are num

bered by their families, 21 The families, num camp of Ephraim were a hundred

ber, and charge of the Gershoniles, 27 of the Ka thousand and eight thousand and a halhites, 33 and of the Merarites. 38 The plac

and charge of Moses and Aaron. 40 The Le hundred, throughout their armies :

vites are taken instead of the firstborn. 46 Th and they shall go forward in the overplus of the firstborn are redeemed. third rank.

THESE also are the generation 25 T The standard of the camp of 1 of Aaron and Moses, in the day Dan shall be on the north side by that the LORD spake with Moses in their armies : and the captain of the mount Sinai. children of Dan shall be Ahiezer the 2 And these are the names of the son of Ammishaddai.

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The Levites' charge. NUMBERS. The Levites numbered. born, and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ith-1 15 Number the children of Levi amar.

| after the house of their fathers, by 3 These are the names of the sons their families : every male from a of Aaron, the priests which were month old and upward shalt thou anointed, whom he consecrated to number them. minister in the priest's office.

16 And Moses numbered them ac4 And Nadab and Abihu died be- cording to the word of the LORD, as fore the LORD, when they offered he was commanded. strange fire before the LORD, in the 17 And these were the sons of Levi wilderness of Sinai, and they had by their names; Gershon, and Kopo children: and Eleazar and Itha- hath, and Merari. mar ministered in the priest's office 18 And these are the names of the in the sight of Aaron their father. sons of Gershon by their families; 5. And the LORD spake unto Mo- Libni, and Shimei. ses, saying,

| 19 And the sons of Kohath by their 6 Bring the tribe of Levi near, families; Amram, and Izehar, Heand present them before Aaron the bron, and Uzziel. priest, that they may minister unto 20 And the sons of Merari by their him.

| families; Mahli, and Mushi. These 7 And they shall keep his charge, are the families of the Levites acand the charge of the whole congrecording to the house of their fathers. gation before the tabernacle of the 21 Of Gershon was the family of congregation, to do the service of the Libnites, and the family of the the tabernacle.

Shimites: these are the families of 8 And they shall keep all the in- the Gershonites. struments of the tabernacle of the 22 Those that were numbered of congregation, and the charge of the them, according to the number of children of Israel, to do the service all the males, from a month old and of the tabernacle.

| upward, even those that were num9 And thou shalt give the Levites bered of them were seven thousand anto Aaron and to his sons: they and five hundred. are wholly given unto him out of | 23 The families of the Gershonites the children of Israel.

shall pitch behind the tabernacle 10 And thou shalt appoint Aaron westward. and his sons, and they shall wait on 24 And the chief of the house of their priest's office: and the stran- | the father of the Gershonites shall ger that cometh nigh shall be put to be Eliasaph the son of Lael. death.

25 And the charge of the sons of 11 And the LORD spake unto Mo- Gershon in the tabernacle of the ses, saying,

congregation shall be the taberna12 And I, behold, I have taken the cle, and the tent, the covering thereLevites from among the children of of, and the hanging for the door of Israel instead of all the firstborn that the tabernacle of the congregation, openeth the matrix among the chil- | 26 And the hangings of the court, dren of Israel: therefore the Levites and the curtain for the door of the shall be mine;

court, which is by the tabernacle, 13 Because all the firstborn are and by the altar round about, and mine; for on the day that I smote the cords of it, for all the service all the firstborn in the land of Egypt thereof. I hallowed unto me all the firstborn 27 And of Kohath was the famIn Israel, both man and beast: mine ily of the Amramites, and the famthey shall be: I am the Lord. ily of the Izeharites, and the family

14 | And the Lord spake unto of the Hebronites, and the family of Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, the Uzzielites: these are the famisaying,

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