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Tithes not to be changed.

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Moses and Auron to: or if it be not redeemed, then it shall 31 And if a man will at all redeem augh! be sold according to thy estimation. of his tithes, he shall add thereto the fifth

28 | Notwithstanding, no devoted thing part thereof. that a man shall devote unto the LORD of 32 T And concerning the tithe of the all that he hath, both of man and beast, berd, or of the flock, even of whatsoever and of the field of his possession, shall be passeth under the rod, the tenth shall be sold or redeemed : every devoted thing is holy unto the LORD. most holy unto the LORD.

33 He shall not search whether it be 29 None devoted, which shall be de- good or bad, neither shall he change it: voted of men, shall be redeemned: but and if he change it at all, then both it and shall surely be put to death.

the change thereof shall be holy; it shall 30 And all the tithe of the land, whether not be redeemed. of the seed of the land, or of the fruit of 34 These are the commandments which the tree, is the Lord's: it is holy unto the the LORD commanded Moses for the chil. LORD.

Idren of Israel in mount Sinai.

I The Fourth Book of Moses, called NUMBERS.
CHAP. I.

gation together on the first day of the seA

the wilderness of Sinai, in the taber- digrees after their families, by the house nacle of the congregation, on the first day of their fathers, according to the number of the second month, in the second year of the names, from twenty years old and after they were come out of the land of upward, by their polls. , Egypt, saying,

19 As the LORD commanded Moses, so 2 Take ye the sum of all the congrega- he numbered them in the wilderness of tion of the children of Israel, after their Sinai. families, by the house of their fathers, with 20 And the children of Reuben, Isthe number of their names, every male by rael's eldest son, by their generations, aftheir polls :

ter their families, by the bouse of their fa3 From twenty years old and upward, thers, according to the number of the all that are able to go forth to war in Is- names, by their polls, every male from rael; thou and Aaron shall number them twenty years old and upward, all that by their armies.

were able to go forth to war; 4 And with you there shall be a man of 21 Those that were numbered of them, every tribe; every one head of the house even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty of his fathers.

and six thousand and five hundred. 5 And these are the names of the men 22 Of the children of Simeon, by their that shall stand with you: Of the tribe of generations, after their families, by the Reuben; Elizur the son of Shedeur. house of their fathers, those that were

6 Of Simeon; Shelumiel the son of Zu- numbered of them, according to the numrishaddai.

ber of the names, by their polls, every 7 Of Judah ; Nahshon the sonof Ammi- male from twenty years old and upward, nadab.

all that were able to go forth to war: 8 Of Issachar; Nethaneel the son of 23 Those that were numbered of them, Zuar.

even of the tribe of Simeon, were fifty and 9 Of Zebulun; Eliab the son of Helon. nine thousand and three hundred.

10 Of the children of Joseph: of 24 Of the children of Gad, by their Ephraim; Elishama the son of Ammibud : generations, after their families, by the of Manasseh;Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur. house of their fathers, according to the

11 Of Benjamin; Abidan the son of number of the names, from lwenty years Gideoni.

old and upward, all that were able to go 12 Of Dan; Abiezer the son of Am-forth to war; mishaddai.

25 Those that were numbered of them, 13 Of Asher; Pagiel the son of Ocran. even of the tribe of Gad, were forty and 14 Of Gad; Eliasaph the son of Deuel. five thousand six hundred and fifty, 15 Of Naphtali; Ahira the son of Enar. 26 Of the children of Judah, by their

16 These were the renowned of the con- generations, after their families, by the gregation, princes of the tribes of their fa- house of their fathers, according to the thers, heads of thousands in Israel. number of the names, from twenty years

17 | And Moses and Aaron took these old and upward, all that were able to go men which are expressed by their names: forth to war;. 18 And they assembled all the congre 27 Those that were numbered of them,

number the men of war.

NUMBERS. The Levites are exempted. even of the tribe of Judah, were threescore 42 of the children of Naphtali, throughand fourteen thousand and six hundred. out their generations, after their families,

28 Of the children of Issachar, by their by the house of their fathers, according to generations, after their families, by the the number of the names, from twenty house of their fathers, according to the years old and upward, all that were able number of the names, from twenty years to go forth to war; old and upward, all that were able to go 43 Those that were numbered of them, forth to war;

even of the tribe of Naphtali, were fifty 29 Those that were numbered of them, and three thousand and four hundred. even of the tribe of Issachar, were fifty and 44 These are those that were numberfour thousand and four hundred.

ed, which Moses and Aaron numbered, 30 Of the children of Zebulun, by their and the princes of Israel, being twelve generations, after their families, by the men: each one was for the house of his house of their fathers, according to the fathers. number of the names, from twenty years 45 So were all those that were number old and upward, all that were able to go ed of the children of Israel, by the house forth to war;

of their fathers, from twenty years old 31 Those that were numbered of them, and upward, all that were able to go forth even of the tribe of Zebulun, were fifty and to war in Israel; seven thousand and four hundred.

46 Even all they that were numbered, 32 Of the children of Joseph, namely, were six hundred thousand and three thouof the children of Ephraim, hy their ge- sand and five hundred and fifty, nerations, after their families, by the house 47 | But the Levites, after the tribe of of their fathers, according to the number their fathers, were not numbered among of the names, from twenty years old and them. upward, all that were able to go forth to 48 For the LORD had spoken unto Mowar;

ses, saying, 33 Those that were numbered of them, 49 Only thou shalt not number the tribe even of the tribe of Ephraim, were forty of Levi, neither take the sum of them thousand and five hundred.

among the children of Israel: 34 Of the children of Manasseh, by their 50 But thou shalt appoint the Levites generations, after their families, by the over the tabernacle of testimony, and over house of their fatbers, according to the all the vessels thereof, and over all things number of the names, from twenty years that belong to it: they shall bear the ta. old and upward, all that were able to go bernacle, and all the vessels thereof, and forth to war;

they shall minister unto it, and shall en35 Those that were numbered of them, camp round about the tabernacle. even of the tribe of Manasseh, were thirty 51 And when the tabernacle setteth forand two thousand and two hundred. ward, the Levites shall take it down; and

36 Of the children of Benjamin, by their when the tabernacle is to be pitched, the generations, after their families, by the Levites shall set it up; and the stranger house of their fathers, according to the that cometh nigh shall be put to death. number of the names, from twenty years 52 And the children of Israel shall pitch old and upward, all that were able to go their tents every man by bis own camp, forth to war;

and every man by his own standard, 37 Those that were numbered of them, throughout their hosts. even of the tribe of Benjamin, were thirty 53 But the Levites shall pitch round and five thousand and four hundred. about the tabernacle of testimony; that

38 Of the children of Dan, by their ge- there be no wrath upon the congregation nerations, after their families, by the house of the children of Israel: and the Levites of their fathers, according to the number sball keep the charge of the tabernacle of of the names, from twenty years old and testimony, upward, all that were able togo forth to war; 54 And the children of Israel did ac

3: Those that were numbered of them, cording to all that the LORD commanded even of the tribe of Dan, were threescore Moses, so did they. and two thousand and seven hundred.

CHAP. II. 40 0f the childrene of Anhies, by theie AND the Loro spake unto Moses and house of their fathers, according to the 2 Every man of the children of Israel number of the names, from twenty years shall pitch by his own standard, with the old and upward, all that were able to go ensign of their father's house : far off about forth to war;

the tabernacle of the congregation shall 41 Those that were numbered of them, they pitch. even of the tribe of Asher, were forty and 3 Ånd on the east side toward the ris. one thousand and five hundred.

ling of the sun shall they of the standard

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The order of the tribes
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in their tents.
of the camp of Judah pitch throughout nasseh : and the captain of the children of
their armies: and Nahshon the son of Am- Manasseh shall be Gamaliel the son of Pe-
minadab shall be captain of the children dahzur.
of Judah.

21 And his host, and those that were 4 And his host, and those that were numbered of them were thirty and two numbered of them, were threescore and thousand and two hundred. fourteen thousand and six hundred.

22 Then the tribe of Benjamin : and 5 And those that do pitch next unto the captain of the sons of Benjamin shull him, shall be the tribe of Issachar: and be Abidan the son of Gideoni. Nethaneel the son of Zuar shall be captain 23 And his host, and those that were of the children of Issachar.

numbered of them, were thirty and five 6 And his host, and those that were thousand and four hundred. Dumbered thereof were fifty and four thou 24 All that were numbered of the camp sand and four hundred.

of Ephraim were a hundred thousand and 7 Then the tribe of Zebulun: and Eliab eight thousand and a hundred, throughthe son of Helon shall be captain of the out their armies: and they shall go forchildren of Zebulun.

ward in the third rank. 8 And his host, and those that were 25 The standard of the camp of Dan numbered thereof, were fifty and seven shall be on the north side by their armies : thousand and four hundred.

and the captain of the children of Dan 9 All that were numbered in the camp shall be Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai. of Judah were

a hundred thousand and 26 And his host, and those that were fourscore thousand and six thousand and numbered of them, were threescore and four hundred throughout their armies : two thousand and seven hundred. these shall first set forth.

27 And those that encamp by him shall 10 On the south side shall be the stand-be the tribe of Asher: and the captain of ard of the camp of Reuben according to the children of Asher shall be Pagiel the their armies: and the captain of the chil- son of Ocran. dren of Reuben shall be Elizur the son of 28 And his host, and those that were Shedeur.

numbered of them, were forty and one 11 And his host, and those that were thousand and five hundred. numbered thereof, were forty and six thou 29 Then the tribe of Naphtali: and the sand and five hundred.

captain of the children of Naphtalj shall 12 And those which pitch by bim shall be Ahira the son of Enan. be the tribe of Simeon: and the captain 30 And his host, and those that were of the children of Simeon shall be She-numbered of them, were fifty and three lumiel the son of Zurishaddai.

thousand and four hundred. 13 And his host, and those that were 31 All they that were numbered in the numbered of them, were fifty and nine camp of Dan were a hundred thousand thousand and three hundred.

and fifty and seven thousand and six bun14 Then the tribe of Gad: and the dred: they shall go hindmost with their captain of the sons of Gad shall be Elia- standards. saph the son of Reuel.

32 Tbese are those which were num15 And his host, and those that were bered of the children of Israel by the house numbered of them, were forty, and five of their fathers. All those that were numthousand and six hundred and fifty. bered of the camps throughout their hosts,

16 All that were numbered in the camp were six hundred thousand and three thou.
of Reuben were a hundred thousand and sand and five hundred and fifty.
fity and one thousand and four hundred 33 But the Levites were not numbered
and fifty, throughout their armies : and among the children of Israel ; as the LORD
they shall set forth in the second rank. commanded Moses.
17 Then the tabernacle of the congre-

34 And the children of Israel did acgation shall set forward with the camp of cording to all that the LORD commande the Levites, in the midst of the camp: as Moses: so they pitched by their stand they encamp, so shall they set forward, ards, and so they set forward, every one every man in his place by their standards. after their families, according to the house

18 On the west side shall be the stand- of their fathers. ard of the camp of Ephraim, according to

CHAP. III. their armies : and the captain of the sons VHESE also are the generations of Ammibud.

LORD spake with Moses in mount Sinai. 19 And bis host, and thosc that were 2 And these are the names of the sons of numbered of them, were forty thousand Aaron ; Nadab the first-born, and Abibu, and five hundred.

Eleazar, and Ithamar. 20 And by him shall be the tribe of Ma- 3 These are the names of the sons of

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