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7 And in the GreatNESS the Asembly of the Saints: and to of thine Excellency thou be had in Reverence of all them

that are about him. halt overTHROWN them that 8 O LORD God of Hosts, who is rose up against thee : thou a STRONG LORD like unto thee? or sentest forth thy Wrath, which Cahy wrth which to thy FAITHFULNESS round about

thee consumed them as Stubble. Thou RULEST the RAGING of the

8 And with the Blast of Sea : when the Waves thereof arise, thy Noftrile the Ware. thou STILLEST them.

10 Thou haft broken RahaB in were gathered together : the pieces, as one that is slain : thou FLOODS stood upright as an haft SCATTERED thine ENEMIES with

TRONG ARM. HeAP, and the Depths were

11 The HEAVENS are thINE, the congealed in the Heart of the Earth also is THINE : as for the Sea:

World, and the Fulness thereof, thou

haft FOUNDED them. 9. The Enemy said, I

1 13 Thou hast a MIGHTY ARM : will PURSUE, I will over- STRONG is thy HAND, and high is thy take, I will divide the Spoil: Right Hand.

14 JUSTICE and Judgment are the my LUST Thall be latisfied Habitation of thy' THRONE: MERCY upon them, I will draw my and TRUTH Ahall go before thy Face. , Sword. my Hand Inall DE IS BLESSED is the PEOPLE that

know the JOYFUL SOUND : they shall STROY them.

WALK, O LORD, in the Light of thy 10 Thou didst blow with COUNTENANCE thy Wind, the Sea covered

16 In thy NÁME shall they REJOYCE

all the Day: and in the RIGHTEOUSthem : they SANK as Lead in NESS (hall they be EXALTED. the mighty Waters.

17 For thou art the Glory of their u Who is Like unto thee,

- STRENGTH : and in thy FAVOUR Our

: Horn shall be ÈXALTED. O LORD, among the Gods? 18 For the Lord is our DEFENCE : who is like thee. GLORIOUS and the HOLY ONE of Israel is our

KING. in HOLINESS, FEARFUL in

Rev. xv. 3 They sung the Song of PRAISES, doing WONDERS. Moges the Servant of God, and the

12 Thou STRETCHEDSt Song of the LAMB, saying, GREAT out thy Right HAND, the LORD GOD ALMIGHTY ; Just and TRUS

and MARVELLOUS are thy WORKS, Earth swallowed them. ARE THY WAYS, thou KING of SAINTS.

13 Thou in thy Mercy 4 Who shall not FEAR thee, O haft led forth the PeoPLE

LORD, and GLORIFY thy Name: for

thou only art HOLY : for all Nations which thou hast REDEEMED: shall come and worship before thee; thou haft GUIDED them in for thy JUDGMENTS are made mani. thy Strength unto thy holy Habitation.

14 The People, shall hear and be afraid : Sorrow shall take hold on the Inhabitants of Palestina.

15 Then the Dukes of Edom shall be amazed, the migh, ty Men of Moab, trembling shall take hold upon them : all the Inhabitants of Canaán shall melt away.

16 Fear

felt.

16 Fear and Dread shall fall upon them, by the GREATNESS of thine ARM they shall be as still as a Stone : till thy People pass over, O LORD, till the People pass over which thou hast purchased.

17 Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the Mountain of thine INHERITANCE, in the Place, O LORD, which thou hast made for thee to dwell in : in the Sanctuary, O LORD, which thy Hands have established.

18 e The LORD thalle pfal. cxlvi. 1o The LORD shall REIGN for EVER and Ever. REIGN for Ever, even thy God, o 10 For the Horse of Pha- Zion, unto ALL GENERATIONS. Praise

ye the LORD. raoh went in with his Cha

Rev xi. is The Seventh Angel riots, and with his Horsemen founded, and there were great Voiinto the Sea, and the LORD ces in Heaven, saying, The King

doms of this world are become the brought again the Waters of Kingdoms of our LORD, and of his the Sea upon them: but the Christ, and he hall REIGN for Eyeg Children of Israel went on and EVER. dry Land in the midst of the Sea.

20 And Miriam the Prophetess, the Sister of Aaron, took a Timbrel in her Hand ; and all the Women went out after her, with Timbrels and with Dances.

21 And Miriam answered them, SING ye to the LORD, for he hath TRIUMPHED gloriously; the Horse and his Rider hath he thrown into the SEA.

22 So Moses brought Israel from the Red Sea, and they went out into the Wilderness of SHUR: and they went three Days in the Wilderness, and found no WATER.

23 And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the Waters of Marah, for they were bitter : therefore the Name of it was called Marah.

24 And the People MURMURED against Mofes, saying, What shall we drink?

25 And he cried unto the LORD, and the LORD shewed him a Tree, which when he had cast into the Waters, the WATERS were made sweet : there he made for them a Statute, and an Ordinance, and there he proved them,

26 And said, If thou wilt diligently hearkeri unto the Voice of the LORD thy God, and will do that which is right in his Sight, and wilt give Ear to his Commandments, and keep all his Statutes ; I will put none of these Diseases upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians : for I am the LORD that HEALETH thee,

27 And they came to Elim, where were twelve Wells of Water, and threescore and ten Palm-trees : and they encamped there by the Waters.

mu And the out of the Day of the rich is between Ifrael

CH A P. XVI. i The Israelites come to Sin; 2 murmur for want of Bread.

11 Quails are sent, 14 and Manna. Ver. 1 AND they took their journey from Elim, and

A all the Congregation of the Children of Israel came unto the Wilderness of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth Day of the second Month, after their departing out of the Land of Egypt.

2 And the whole Congregation of the Children of Israel MURMURED against Moses and Aaron in the Wilderness.

3 And the Children of Israel said unto them, Would to God we had died by the Hand of the LORD in the Land of Egypt, when we sat by the Flesh-pots, and when we did eat bread to the Full: for ye have brought us forth into this Wilderness to KILL this whole Aflembly with HUNGER.

4 Then said the LORD unto Moses, Behold, I will RAIN BREAD from HEAVEN for you; and the People shall go out and gather a certain Rate every Day, that I may PROVE them, whether they will walk in' my Law, or no.

5 And it shall come to pass, that on the sixth Day, they shall prepare that which they bring in ; and it shall be twice as much as they gather daily.

6 And Moses and Aaron said unto all the Children of Israel, At Even, then ye shall know that the Lord hath brought you out from the Land of Egypt.

7 And in the Morning, then ye shall see the GLORY of the LORD; for that he heareth your MURMURINGS against the Lord, and WHAT ARE we, that ye murmur against us.

8 And Moses said, This shall be when the LORD shall give you in the Evening Flesh to eat, and in the Morning Bread to the Full; for that the LORD heareth your Murmurings which ye murmur against him : And what are we? your MURMURINGS are not against us, but AGAINST the LORD.

9 And Moses spake unto Aaron, Say unto all the Congregation of the Children of Israel, Come near before the LORD ; for he hath heard your Murmurings.

10 And it came to pass as Aaron spake unto the whole Congregation of the Children of Israel, that they looked toward the Wilderness, and behold, the GLORY of the LORD APPEARED in the Cloud.

11 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

12 I have heard the MURMRINGS of the Children of Ilrael ; speak unto them, saying, At Even ye shall eat Flesh, and in the Morning ye shall be filled with Bread : and ye shall know that I am the Lord your God.

13 And it came to pass, that at Even the Quails came up, and covered the Camp: and in the Morning the Dew lay round about the Hoft.

14 f And when the Dew John vi. 30 They said unto him, that lay was gone up, behold,

What Sign Thewest thou then, that

we may fee, and believe thee? what upon the Face of the Wil doft thou work? derness there lay a small round 31 Our Fathers did eat Manxa in

the Delart; as it is written, He gave Thing, as small as the Hoar

them Bread from Heaven to eat. Frost on the Ground.

32 Then Jesus said unto them, 15 And when the Children Verily verily I say unto you, Moses

gave you not that BREAD from HEAof Israel saw it, they said one

raer law it, they laid one VEN; but my Father giveth you the to another, It is MANNA; TRUE BREAD from HEAVEN. for they wist not what it was. 33 For the BREAD of God is HE

which cometh down from HEAVEN, And Moses said unto them, and giveth Life unto the World. This is the BREAD which 35 I AM the BREAD of Life: he the LORD hath given you to

that COMETH to me, shall never HUN

GER; and he that BELIEVETH on me eat.

shall never THIRST. 16 This is the Thing 37 All that the FATHER giveth me, which the LORD hath com

shall COME to me; and him that com

ETH TO ME. I will in no wise CAST OUT. manded, Gather of it every 38 For I came down from Heaven, Man according to his Eat

not to do my own Will, but the

Will of him that fent me. ing : an Omer for every

very 39 And this is the FATHER'S WILL Man, according to the Num- which hath sent me, that of all ber of your Persons, take ye which he hath given me, I should

lole nothing, but should RAISE it ap every Man for them which every Van to the wain at the last Day, are in his Tents.

48 I am that BREAD of Life. 12 And the Children of 49 Your Fathers did ear Manna in

"the Wilderness, and are DEAD. srael ala 10, and gathered, Israel did so, and gathered,

So This is the BREAD which comsome more, some less. eth down from HEAVEN, that a Man

18 And when they did may Eat thereof and not DIE. mete it with an Omer, he that gathered much, had nothing over; and he that gathered little, had no Lack : they gathered every Man according to his Eating.

19 And Moses said, Let no Man leave of it till the Morning

20 Not

20 Notwithstanding they hearkened not unto Moses, but some of them left of it until the Morning, and it bred Worms and stank : And Moses was wroth with them.

21 And they gathered it every Morning, every Man according to his Eating: and when the Sun waxed hot, it

melding to his Eat thered it ever was wroth win and it bredt

22 And it came to pass, that on the fixth Day, they gathered twice as much Bread, two Omers for one Man: and all the Rulers of the Congregation came and told Moses.

23 And he said unto them, This is that which the LORD hath said, To-morrow is the Rest of the holy Sabbath unto the LORD : bake that which ye will bake To-day, and seethe that ye will seethe ; and that which remaineth over, lay up for you to be kept until the Morning.

24 And they laid it up till the Morning, as Moses bad : and it did not stink, neither was there any Worm therein.

25 And Moses said, Eat that To-day; for To-day is a Sabbath unto the LORD: To-day ye shall not FIND it in the Field.

26 Six Days shall ye gather it, but on the seventh Day which is the Sabbath, in it there shall be NONE.

27 And it came to pass, that there went out some of the People on the seventh Day for to gather, and they found none.

28 And the Lord said unto Moses, How long refuse ye to keep my Commandments and my Laws ?

79 See, for that the LORD hath given you the SABBATH, therefore he giveth you on the sixth Day the Bread of two Days : abide ye every Man in his Place, let no Man go out of his Place on the seventh Day.

30 So the People rested on the seventh Day.

31. And the House of Israel called the Name thereof * MANNA : and it was like Coriander-seed, white ; and the Taste of it was like Wafers made with Honey.

32 And Moses laid, This is the Thing which the LORD commanded, Fill an Omer of it to be kept for your GENERATIONS ; that they may see the BREAD wherewith I have Fed you in the Wilderness, when I brought you forth from the Land of Egypt.

* Note, Manna fignifies a Daily Allowance given by GOD 10 the Ifraclites without any Labour or Indiiftry of theirs.

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