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31 And thou shalt make the robe and upon his sons, when they come of the ephod all of blue.

in unto the tabernacle of the congre32 And there shall be a hole in gation, or when they come near unto the top of it, in the midst thereof; it the altar to minister in the holy shall have a binding of woven work place; that they bear not iniquity, round about the hole of it, as it were and die; it shall be a statute for ever the hole of an habergeon, that it be unto him and his seed after him. not rent.

CHAPTER XXIX. 33 And beneath upon the hem of

The consecrating of the priests-God's pre it thou shalt make pomegranates of

mise.

ND this is the thing that thoi round about the hem thereof; and shalt do unto them to hallor bells of gold between them round them, to minister unto me in the about ;

priest's office; Take one young bu31 A golden bell and a pomegra- lock, and two rams without blemish, nate, a golden bell and a pomegra- 2 And unleavened bread, and cakes nate, upon the hem of the robe round unleavened tempered with oil, and about.

wafers unleavened anointed with oi; 35 And it shall be upon Aaron to of wheaten flour shalt thou male minister; and his sound shall be them. heard when he goeth in unto the 3 And thou shalt put them into on. holy place before the Lord, and when basket, and bring them in the basket he cometh out, that he die not.

with the bullock and the two rams. 36 And thou shalt' make a plate of 4 And Aaron and his sons thou pure gold, and grave upon it, like shalt bring unto the door of the taberthe engravings of a signet, HOLI- nacle of the congregation, and shalt NESS TO THE LORD.

wash them with water. 37 And thou shalt put it on a blue

5 And thou shalt take the garments, lace, that it may be upon the mitre; and put upon Aaron the coat, and upon the forefront of the mitre it the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, shall be.

and the breastplate, and gird him 38 And it shall be upon Aaron's with the curious girdle of the ephod; forehead, that Aaron may bear the 6 And thou shalt put the mitre upon iniquity of the holy things, which his head, and put the holy crown upon the children of Isruel shall hallow in the mitre. all their holy gifts; and it shall be 7 Then shalt thou take the anointalways upon his forehead, that they ing oil, and pour it upon his head, may be accepted before the Lord. and anoint him.

39 And thou shalt embroider the 8 And thou shalt bring his sons, coat of fine linen, and thou shalt and put coats upon them. make the mitre of fine linen, and 9 And thou shalt gird them with thou shalt make the girdle of needle- girdles, Aaron and his sons, and put work.

the bonnets on them; and the priest's 40 And for Aaron's sons thou shalt office shall be theirs for a perpetual make coats, and thou shalt make statute; and thou shalt consecrate for them girdles, and bonnets shalt Aaron and his sons. thou make for them, for glory and 10 And thou shalt cause a bullock for beauty,

to be brought before the tabernacle 41 And thou shalt put them upon of the congregation; and Aaron and Aaron thy brother, and his sons with his sons shall put their hands upon him; and shall anoint them, and the head of the bullock. consecrate them, and sanctify them, 11 And thou shalt kill the bullock that they may minister unto me in before the Lord, by the door of the the priest's office.

tabernacle of the congregation. 42 And thou shalt make them linen 12 And thou shalt take of the blood breeches to cover their nakedness; of the bullock, and put it upon the from the loins even unto the thighs horns of the altar with thy finger, they shall reach ;

and pour all the blood beside the 43 And they shall be upon 'Aaron, bottom of the altar.

ram.

13 And thou shalt take all the fut | his sons; and shalt wave them for a that covereth the inwards, and the wave offering before the Lord. caul that is above the liver, and the 25 And thou shalt receive them of two kidneys, and the fat that is upon their hands, and burn them upon

the them, and burn them upon the altar. altar for a burnt offering, for a sweet

14 But the flesh of the bullock, and savour before the Lord; it is an offerhis skin, and his dang, shalt thou ing made by fire unto the Lord. burn with fire without the

camp;

it 26 And thou shalt take the breast is a sin otsering.

of the ram of Aaron's consecration, 15 Thou shalt also take one ram; and wave it for a wave offering beand Aaron and his sons shall put fore the Lord; and it shall be thy their hands upon the head of the part.

27 And thou shalt sanctify the 16 And thou shalt slay the ram, breast of the wave offering, and the and thou shalt take his blood, and shoulder of the heave offering, which sprinkle it round about upon the altar. is waved, and which is heaved up, of

17 And thou shalt cut the ram in the ram of the consecration, even of pieces, and wash the inwards of him. that which is for Aaron, and of that and his legs, and put them unto his which is for his sons ; pieces, and unto his head.

28 And it shall be Aaron's and his 18 And thou shalt burn the whole sons' by a statute for ever from the ram upon the altar: it is a burnt children of Israel; for it is a heave offering unto the Lord; it is a sweet offering; and it shall be a heave offersavour, an offering made by fire unto ing from the children of Israel of the the Lord.

sacrifice of their peace offerings, even 19 And thou shalt take the other their heave offering unto the Lord. ram; and Aaron and his sons shall 29 And the holy garments of Aaron put their hands upon the head of the shall be his sons after him, to be ram.

anointed therein, and to be conse20 Then shalt thou kill the ram, crated in them. and take of his blood, and put it 30 And that son that is priest in apón the tip of the right ear of Aaron, his stead shall put them on seven and upon the tip of the right ear of days, when he cometh into the taberbis sons, and upon the thumb of their nacle of the congregation to minister right hand, and apon the great toe in the holy place. of their right foot, and sprinkle the 31 And thou shalt take the ram of blood upon the altar round about. the consecration, and seethe his flesh

21 And thou shalt take of the blood in the holy place. that is upon the altar, and of the 32 And Aaron and his sons shall anointing oil, and sprinkle it upon eat the flesh of the ram, and the bread Aaron, and upon his garments, and that is in the basket, by the door of upon his sons, and upon the garments the tabernacle of the congregation.' of bis sons with him; and he shall 33 And they shall eat those things be hallowed, and his garinents, and wherewith the atonement was made, his sons, and his sons' garments with to consécrate and to sanctify them; him.

but a stranger shall not eat thereof, 22 Also thou shalt take of the ram because they are holy. the fat and the rump, and the fat 34 And if aught of the flesh of the that covereth the inwards, and the consecrations, or of the bread, remain caul above the liver, and the two unto the morning, then thou shalt kidneys, and the fat that is upon burn the remainder with fire ; it shall them, and the right shoulder; for it not be eaten, because it is holy. is a ram of consecration ;

35 And thus shalt thou do unto 23 And one loaf of bread, and one Aaron, and to his son's, according to sake of oiled bread, and one wafer, all things which I have commanded out of the basket of the unleavened thee; seven days shalt thou consebread that is before the Lord ;

crate thein. 24 And thou shalt put all in the 36 And thou shalt offer every day hands of Aaron, and in the hands of a bullock for a sin offering for atoneinent; and thou shalt cleanse the al- 3 And thou shalt overlay it with tar, when thou hast made an atone- pure gold, the top thereof, and the ment for it, and thou shalt anoint it, sides thereof round about, and the to sanctify it.

horns thereof: and thou shalt make 37 Seven days thou shalt make an unto it a crown of gold round about. atonement for the altar, and sanctify 4 And two golden rings shalt thou it; and it shall be an altar most holy; make to it under the crown of it, by whatsoever toucheth the altar shall the two corners thereof, upon the two be holy.

sides of it shalt thou make it; and 38 Now this is that which thou they shall be for places for the staves shalt offer

upon the altar; two lambs to bear it withal. of the first year day by day continu- 5 And thou shalt make the staves ally.

of shittim wood, and overlay them 39 The one lamb thou shalt offer in with gold. the morning; and the other lamb thou 6 And thou shalt put it before the shalt offer at even ;

veil that is by the ark of the testi40 And with the one lamb a tenth mony, before the mercy seat that is deal of flour mingled with the fourth over the testimony, where I will meet part of a hin of beaten oil; and the with thee. fourth part of a hin of wine for a 7 And Aaron shall burn thereon drink offering.

sweet incense every morning; when 41 And the other lamb thou shalt he dresseth the lamps, he shall burn offer at even, and shalt do thereto ac- | incense upon it. cording to the meat offering of the 8 And when Aaron lighteth the morning, and according to the drink lamps at even, he shall burn incense offering thereof, for a sweet savour, upon it, a perpetual incense before an offering made by fire unto the the Lord throughout your generaLord.

tions. 42 This shall be a continual burnt 9 Ye shall offer no strange incense offering throughout your generations thereon, nor burnt sacrifice, nor meat at the door of the tabernacle of the offering; neither shall ye pour drink congregation before the Lord, where offering thereon. I will meet you, to speak there unto 10 And Aaron shall make an atonethee.

ment upon the horns of it once in a 43 And there I will meet with the year with the blood of the sin offerchildren of Israel, and the tabernacle ing of atonements; once in the year shall be sanctified by my glory.

shall he make atonement upon it 44 And I will sanctify the taberna- throughout your generations; it is cle of the congregation, and the most holy unto the Lord. altar; I will sanctify also both Aaron 11 And the Lord spake unto Moses, and his sons, to minister to me in the saying, priest's office.

12 When thou takest the sum of the 45 And I will dwell among the chil children of Israel after their number, dren of Israel, and will be their God. then shall they give every man a

46 And they shall know that I am ransom for his soul unto the Lord, the Lord their God, that brought when thou numberest them; that them forth out of the land of Egypt, there be no plague among them, when that I may dwell among them; I am thou numberest them, the Lord their God.

13 This they shall give, every one CHAPTER XXX.

that passeth among them that are The altar of incense- The ransom. numbered, half a shekel after the ND thou shalt make an altar to shekel of the sanctuary; (a shekel is

burn incense upon; of shittim twenty gerahs;) a half shekel shall wood shalt thou make it.

be the offering of the Lord. 2 A cubit shall be the length there- 14 Every one that passeth among of, and a cubit the breadth thereof; them that are numbered, from twenfour-square shall it be; and two cu- ty years old and above, shall give an bits shall be the height thereof; the offering unto the Lord. horns thereof shall be of the same. 15 The rich shall not give more, and

A

the poor shall not give less, than that they may be most holy; whatsobalf a shekel, when they give an of- ever toucheth them shall be holy. fering unto the Lord, to make an 30 And thou shalt anoint Aaron atonement for your souls.

and his sons, and consecrate them 16 And thou sbalt take the atone that they may minister unto me in ment money of the children of Israel, the priest's office. and shalt appoint it for the service 31 And thou shalt speak unto the of the tabernacle of the congrega- children of Israel, saying, This shall tion; that it may be a memorial unto be a holy anointing oil unto me the children of Israel before the throughout your generations. Lord, to make an atonement for your 32 Upon man's flesh shall it not be souls.

poured, neither shall ye make any 17 And the Lord spake unto Moses, other like it, after the composition of saying,

it; it is holy, and it shall be holy 18 Thou shalt also make a laver of unto you. brass, and his foot also of brass, to 33 Whosoever compoundeth any kash withal; and thou shalt put it like it, or whosoever putteth any of between the tabernacle of the con- it upon a stranger, shall even be cut gregation and the altar, and thou off from his people. chalt put water therein.

34 And the Lord said unto Moses, 19 For Aaron and his sons sball | Take unto thee sweet spices, stacte, wash their hands and their feet and onycha, and galbanum; these thereat;

sweet spices with pure frankin20 When they go into the taberna- cense; of each shall there be a like ele of the congregation, they shall weigbt; Tash with water, that they die not; 35 And thou shalt make it a peror when they come near to the altar fume, a confection after the art of to minister, to burn offering made by the apothecary, tempered together, fire unto the Lord;

pure and holy; 21 So they shall wash their hands 36 And thou shalt beat some of it and their feet, that they die not; very small, and put of it before the and it shall be a statute for ever to testimony in the tabernacle of the them, even to him and to his seed congregation, where I will meet with throughout their generations. thee; it shall be unto you most holy.

22 Moreover the Lord spake unto 37 And as for the perfume which Moses, saying,

thou shalt make, ye shall not make 23 Take thou also unto thee princi- to yourselves according to the compal spices, of pure myrrh five hun- position thereof; it shall be unto thee dred shekels, and of sweet cinnamon holy for the Lord. bals 30 much, even two hundred and 38 Whosoever shall make like unfity shekels, and of sweet calamus to that, to smell thereto, shall even two hundred and fifty shekels, be cut off from his people. 24 And of cassia five hundred she

CHAPTER XXXI. kele, after the shekel of the sanctu.

Bezaleel and Aholiab called- The sabbathary, and of oil olive a hin;

The two tables,

ND of holy an ointment com- saying, pound after the art of the apothe- 2 See, I have called by name Bezacary; it shall be a holy anointing oil. leel the son of Uri, the son of Hur,

26 And thou shalt anoint the taber- of the tribe of Judah; nacle of the congregation therewith, 3 And I have filled him with the and the ark of the testimony, Spirit of God, in wisdom, and in un

27 And the table and all his vessels, derstanding, and in knowledge, and and the candlestick and his vessels, in all manner of workmanship, and tbe altar of incense,

4 To devise cunning works, to work 28 And the altar of burnt offering in gold, and in silver, and in brass, with all his vessels, and the laver and 5 And in cutting of stones, to set bis foot.

them, and in carving of timber, to 29 And thou shalt sanctify them, I work in all manner of workmanship

hando i thmen,

die minden en a comi! A o the Lord spake unto Moses, A

6 And I, behold, I have given with

CHAPTER XXXII. bini Ahuliab, the son of Abisamach, Aaron maketh a calf-Moses breaketh the of the tribe of Dan; and in the hearts tables-- He prayeth for the people. of all that are wise-hearted I have put wisdoin, that they may make all Moses delayed to come down that I have commanded thee; out of the mount, the people gather

7 The tabernacle of the congrega- ed theinselves together unto Aaron, tion, and the ark of the testimony, and said unto him, Up, make us gods, and the mercy seat that is there- which shall go before us; for as for upon, and all the furniture of the this Moses, the man that brought us tabernacle,

up out of the land of Egypt, we know 8 And the table and his furniture, not what is become of wim. and the pure candlestick with all his 2 And Aaron said unto them, Break furniture, and the altar of incense, off the golden ear-rings, which are in

9 And the altar of burnt offering the ears of your wives, of your sons, with all his furniture, and the laver and of your daughters, and bring and bis foot,

them unto me. 10 And the clothes of service, and 3 And all the people brake off the the holy garments of Aaron the golden ear-rings which were in their priest, and the garments of his sons, ears, and brought then unto Aaron. to minister in the priest's office, 4 And he received them at their

11 And the anointing oil, and sweet hand, and fashioned it with a graincense for the holy place; according ving tool, after he had made it a molto all that I have commanded thee ten calf; and they said, These be thy shall they do.

gods, O Israel, which brought thee 12 And the Lord spake unto Mo- up out of the land of Egypt. ses, saying,

5 And when Aaron saw it, he built 13 Speak thou also unto the child an altar before it; and Aaron made dren of Israel, saying, Verily my proclamation, and said, To-morrow sabbaths ye shall keep; for it is a is a feast to the Lord. sign between me and you through- 6 And they rose up early on the out your generations; that ye may morrow, and offered burnt offerings, know that I am the Lord that doth and brought peace offerings; and the Banctify you.

people sat down to eat and to drink, 14 Ye shall keep the sabbath there- and rose up to play. fore ; for it is holy unto you. Every 7 And the Lord said unto Moses, one that defileth it shall surely be Go, get thee down ; for thy people, put to death; for whosoever doeth which thou broughtest out of the land any work therein, that soul shall be of Egypt, have corrupted themselves; cut off from among his people. 8 They have turned aside quickly

15 Six days nay work be done ; out of way which I commanded but in the seventh is the sabbath of them; they have made them a molrest, holy to the Lord; whosoever ten calf, and have worshipped it, and doeth any work in the sabbath day, have sacrificed thereunto, and said, he shall surely be put to death. These be thy gods, O Israel, which

16 Wherefore the children of Israel have brought thee up out of the land shall keep the sabbath, to observe the of Egypt. sabbath throughout their generations, 9 And the Lord said unto Moses, for a perpetual covenant.

I have seen this people, and, behold, 17 It is a sign between me and the it is a stiff-necked people; children of Israel for ever; for in six 10 Now therefore let me alone, days the Lord made heaven and that my wrath may wax hot against earth, and on the seventh day he them, and that I may consume them; rested, and was refreshed.

and I will make of thee a great ne18 And he gave unto Moses, when tion. he bad made an end of communing 11 And Moses besought the Lord with him upon mount Sinai, two his God, and said, Lord, why doth tables of testimony, tables of stone, thy wrath wax hot against thy peo. written with the finger of God. ple, which thou hast brought forth

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