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for disobedience. 9 For I will have respect unto you, and you your bread again by weight: and ye make you fruitful, and multiply you, and shall eat and not be satisfied. establish my covenant with you.

27 And if ye will not for all this heark. 10 And ye shall eat old store, and bring en unto me, but walk contrary unto me; forth the old because of the new.

28 Then I will walk contrary unto you 11 And I will set my tabernacle among also in tury; and I, even I, will chastise you: and my soul shall not abhor you. you seven times for your sins.

12 And I will walk among you, and will 29 And ye shall eat the Aesh of your be your God, and ye shall be my people. sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall

13 I am the LORD your God, which ye eat. brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, 30 And I will destroy your high places, that ye should not be their bond-men, and and cut down your images, and cast your I have broken the bands of your yoke, and carcasses upon the carcasses of your idols, made you go upright.

and my soul shall abhor you. 14 | But if ye will not hearken unto 31 And I will make your cities waste, me, and will not do all these command- and bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, ments;

and I will not smell the savour of your 15 Ảnd if ye shall despise my statutes, sweet odours. or if your soul abbor my judgments, so 32 And I will bring the land into desothat ye will

not do all my commandments, lation: and your enemies which dwell but that ye break my covenant:

therein shall be astonished at it. 16 I also will do this unto you, I will 33 And I will scatter you among the even appoint over you terror, consump- heathen, and will draw out a sword after tion, and the burning ague, that shall con- you: and your land shall be desolate, and sume the eyes, and cause sorrow of heart : your cities waste. and ye shall sow your seed in vain; for 34 Then shall the land enjoy her sabyour enemies shall eat it.

baths, as long as it lieth desolate, and ye 17 And I will set my face against you, be in your enemies' land; even then shall and ye shall be slain before your enemies: the land rest, and enjoy her sabbaths. they that hate you shall reign over you, 35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall and ye shall flee when none pursueth you. rest; because it did not rest in your sab

18 And if ye will not yet for all this baths, when ye dwelt upon it. hearken unto me, then I will punish you 36 And upon them that are left alive of seven times more for your sins.

you, I will send a faintness into their 19 And I will break the pride of your hearts in the lands of their enemies; and power; and I will make your heaven as the sound of a shaken leaf shall chase iron, and your earth as brass :

them; and they shall fee, as fleeing from 20 And your strength shall be spent in a sword; and they shall fall, when none vain: for your land shall not yield her in- pursueth. crease, neither shall the trees of the land 37 And they shall fall one upon anoyield their fruits.

ther, as it were before a sword, when 21 And if ye walk contrary unto me, none pursueth: and ye shall have no power and will not bearken unto me, I will bring to stand before your enemies. seven times more plagues upon you ac 38 And ye shall perish among the heacording to your sins.

then, and the land of your enemies shall 22 I will also send wild beasts among eat you up. you, which shall rob you of your children, 39 And they that are left of you shall and destroy your cattle, and make you pine away in their iniquity in your enefew in number, and your high-ways shall mies' lands; and also in the iniquities of be desolate.

their fathers shall they fine away with them. 23 And if ye will not be reformed by 40 | If they shall confess their iniquime by these things, but will walk contra- ty, and the iniquity of their fathers, with ry unto me;

their trespass which they trespassed against 24 Then will I also walk contrary un- me, and that also they have walked conto you, and will punish you get seven trary unto me; times for your sins.

41 And that I also have walked contrary 25 And I will bring a sword upon you, unto them, and have brought them into the that shall avenge the quarrel of my core land of their enemies; if then their uncirnant: and when ye are gathered together cumcised hearts be humbled, and they then within your cities, I will send the pesti- accept of the punishment of their iniquity : lence among you and ye shall be deli 42 Then will I remember my covenant vered into the hand of the enemy. with Jacob, and also my covenant with

26 And when I have broken the staff of Isaac, and also my covenant with Abrayour bread, ten women shall bake your ham will I remember; and I will remem-. bread in one oven, and they shall deliver ber the land.

Concerning vows.

LEVITICUS. Sanctifying houses and fields 43 The land also shall be left of them, the LORD, then he shall present the beast and shall enjoy her sabbaths, wbile she before the priest : lieth desolate without them: and they 12 And the priest shall value it, wheshall accept of the punishment of their in-ther it be good or bad: as thou valuest it iquity; because, even because they de- who art the priest, so sball it be. spised my judgments, and because their 13 But if he will at all redeem it, then soul abhorred my statutes.

he shall add a fifth part thereof unto thy 44 And yet for all that, when they be estimation. in the land of their enemies, I will not 14 | And when a man shall sanctify his cast them away, neither wili I abhor them, house to be holy unto the LORD, then the to destroy them utterly, and to break my priest shall estimate it, whether it be good covenant with them: for I am the LORD or bad: as the priest shall estimate it their God.

so shall it stand. 45 But I will for their sakes remember 15 And if he that sanctified it will redeem the covenant of their ancestors, whom I his house, then he shall add the fifth part brought forth out of the land of Egypt in of the money of thy estimation unto it, and the sight of the heathen, that I mighi be it shall be his. their God: I am the LORD.

16 | And if a man shall sanctify unto 46 These are the statutes, and judg- the LORD some part of a field of his posments, and laws, which the Lord made session, then thy estimation shall be acbetween him and the children of Israel in cording to the seed thereof : a homer of mount Sinai by the hand of Moses.

barley seed shall be valued at fifty shekels CHAP. XXVII.

of silver. AND the LORD spake unto Moses, say 17. If he sanctify his field from the year

of jubilee, according to thy estimation it 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, shall stand. and say unto them, When a man shall 18 But if he sanctify his field after the make a singular

vow, the persons shall be jubilee, then the priest shall reckon unto for the LORD, by thy estimation. him the money according to the years that

3 TAnd thy estimation shall be, of the remain, even unto the year of the jubilee, male from twenty years old even unto six- and it shall be abated from thy estimation. ty years old, even thy estimation shall be 19 And if he that sanctified the field fifty shekels of silver, after the shekel of will in any wise redeem it, then he shall the sanctuary:

add the fifth part of the money of thy es4 And if it be a female, then thy estima- timation unto it, and it shall be assured to tion shall be thirty shekels.

him. 5 And if it be from five years old even 20 And if he will not redeem the field, unto twenty years old, then thy estimation or if he have sold the field to another man, shall be of the male twenty shekels, and it shall not be redeemed any more. for the female ten shekels.

21 But the field, wben it goeth out in 6 And if it be from a month old even the jubilee, shall be holy unto the LORD, unto five years old, then thy estimation as a field devoted: the possession thereof shall be of the male five shekels of silver, shall be the priest's. and for the female thy estimation shall be 22 And if a man sanctify unto the LORD three shekels of silver

a field which he hath bought, which is not 7 And if it be from sixty years old and of the fields of his possession ; above; if it be a male, then thy estimation 23 Then the priest shall reckon unto shall be fifteen shekels, and for the female him the worth of thy estimation, even unto ten shekels.

the year of the jubilee: and he shall give 8 But if he be poorer than thy estima- thine estimation in that day, as a holy tion, then he shall present himself before thing unto the LORD. the priest, and the priest shall value him: 24 In the year of the jubilee the field according to his ability that vowed shall shall return unto him of whom it was bought, the priest value him.

even to him to whom the possession of the 9'T And if it be a beast whereof men land did belong: bring an offering unto the LORD, all that 25 And all thy estimations shall be ac any man giveth of such unto the LORD cording to the shekel of the sanctuary. shall be holy:

twenty gerahs shall be the shekel. 10 He shall not alter it, nor change it, 26 Only the firstling of the beasts, which a good for a bad, ora bad for a good and should be the LORD's firstling, no man if he shall at all change beast for beast, shall sanctify it; whether it be ox, or then it and the exchange thereof shall be sheep: it is the LORD's. holy.

27 And if it be of an unclean beast, then il And if it be any unclean beast, of he shall redeem it according to thine estiwhich they do not offer a sacrifice unto mation, and shall adda fifth part of it there

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