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A Ning the Lord spoke to Moses, say
Before when they are dead, doth fall, it shall be
CHRIST, unclean; whether it is any vessel of
2 The purification of a rooman after child. wood, or raiment, or skin, or sack, what
birth: 6 Her offerings for her purifying. ever vessel it is, in which any work is done, it must be put into water, and it
ing shall be unclean until the evening; so it
2 4 Speak to the children of Israel, shall be cleansed.
e c. 6. 28. saying, if a a woman hath conceived 33 And every earthen vessel, into
seed, and borne a male-child; then she which any of them falleth, whatever is
shall be unclean seven days; according in it shall be unclean; and < ye shall
to the days of the separation for her inbreak it.
1 Heb. o
firmity shall she be unclean. 34 Of all meat which may be eaten, gathering 3 And in the ó eighth day the flesh of that on which such water cometh shall together of his foreskin shall be circumcised. be unclean: and all drink that may be
4 And she shall then continue in the drank in every such vessel, shall be un
blood of her purifying three and thirty clean.
days: she shall touch no hallowed thing, 35 And every thing on which any
nor come into the sanctuary, until the part of their carcass falleth, shall be un
days of her purifying be fulfilled. clean ; whether an oven, or ranges for
Ś But if she shall bear a female-child, pots, they shall be broken down: for 2 Heb. then she shall be unclean two weeks, as they are unclean, and shall be unclean doth multi- in her separation : and she shall conto you.
ply feel. tinue in the blood of her purifying sixty 36 Nevertheless, a fountain or pit, i in
six days. thich there is plenty of water, shall be
6 And when the days of her purifyclean: but that which toucheth 'their
ing are fulfilled, for a son, or for a daughcarcass shall be unclean.
3 Heb. soule. ter, she shall bring a lamb 1 of the first 37 And if any part of their carcass
year for a burnt-offering, and a young shall fall upon any sowing-seed which is
pigeon, or a turtle-dove, for a sin-offerto be sown, it shat be clean.
ing, to the door of the tabernacle of the 38 But if any water shall be put upon
congregation, to the priest; the seed, and any part of their carcass
7 °Who shall offer it before the LORD, shall fall on it, it shall be unclean to you; d c. 19. 2. & shall be cleansed from the issue of her
and make an atonement for her; and she 39 And if any beast, of which ye may 20.7. eat, shall die; he that toucheth its car 1 Pei. 1. 15. blood. This is the law for her that hath cass shall be unclean until the evening.
borne a male or a female. 40 And he that eateth of its carcass
8 . And if she shall not be able to shall wash his clothes, and be unclean
bring a lamb, then she shall bring two until the evening; he also that beareth
turtles, or two young pigeons; the one its carcass shall wash his clothes and be
for the burnt-offering, and the other for unclean until the evening.
a sin-offering: and the priest shall make 41 And every creeping animal that « c. 16. 19. an atonement for her, and she shall be creepeth upon the earth shall be an abom
clean. ination; it shall not be eaten.
CHAP. XIII. 42 Whatever goeth upon the belly,
The laws and tokens by which the priest is to be and whatever goeth upon all four, or
guided in discerning the leprosy. whatever a hath more feet among all
ND the LORD spoke to Moses and creeping animals that creep upon the earth, them ye shall not eat; for they are Luke 2.21. 2 When a man shall have in the skin an abomination.
John 7. 2. of his flesh a i rising, a scab, or bright 43 Ye shall not make your 8 selves
spot, and it be in the skin of his flesh like abominable with any creeping animal
the plague of leprosy; then he shall be that creepeth, neither shall ye make
brought to Aaron the priest, or to one of yourselves unclean with them, that ye 1 Heb. a son his sons the priests : should be defiled by them.
of his year. 3 And the priest shall look on the 44 For I am the LORD your God: ye
plague in the skin of the flesh: and when shall therefore sanctify yourselves, and
the hair in the plague is turned white, yed shall be holy; for 1 am holy: neither
and the plague in sight is deeper than shall ye defile yourselves with any man
the skin of his flesh, it is a plague of lepner of creeping animal that creepeth Luke 2. 24. rosy: and the priest shall look on him, upon the earth.
and pronounce him unclean. 45 For I am the LORD that bringeth
4 If the bright spot is white in the yon out of the land of Egypt, to be your
skin of his flesh, and in sight, not deeper God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am 2 Heb. her than the skin, and the hair of it not turnholy.
hand find ed white; then the priest shall shut up 46 This is the law of the beasts, and not suffi him that hath the plague seven days: of the fowl, and of every living crea- ciency of. 5 And the priest shall look on him the ture that moveth in the waters, and of
seventh day: and behold, if the plague every creature that creepeth upon the
in his sight is at a stay, and the plague earth;
spreadeth not in the skin; then the priest 47 To make a difference between the
shall shut him up seven days more: unclean and the clean, and between the 1 or, 6 And the priest shall look on him beast that may be eaten and the beast swelling. again the seventh day: and behold, if that may not be eaten.
the plague is somewhat dark, and the
A Aaron, saying
Before plague spreadeth not in the skin, the
bright spot, somewhat reddish or white; priest shall pronounce him clean: it is
1490. 25 Then the priest shall look upon it: but a scab: and he shall wash his clothes,
and behold, if the hair in the bright spot and be clean.
is turned white, and it is in sight deeper 7 But if the scab shall spread much
than the skin: it is a leprosy broken out in the skin, after he hath been seen
of the burning: wherefore the priest by the priest for his cleansing, he shall
shall pronounce him unclean: it is the be seen by the priest again:
plague of leprosy. 8 And if the priest shall see, that be
26 But if the priest shall look on it, hold, the scab spreadeth in the skin, then
and behold, there is no white hair in the the priest shall pronounce him unclean:
bright spot, and it is no lower than the it is a leprosy.
other skin, but is somewhat dark; then 9 When the plague of leprosy is in a
the priest shall shut him up seven days: man, then he shall be brought to the
27 And the priest shall look upon him priest :
the seventh day: and if it is spread much 10 And the priest shall see him: and 2 Heb. the in the skin, then the priest shall probehold, if the rising is white in the skin, quickening nounce him unclean: it is the plague of and it hath turned the hair white, and of living leprosy, there is a raw flesh in the rising;
28 And if the bright spot shall stay in 11 It is an old leprosy in the skin of
its place, and not spread in the skin, but his flesh, and the priest shall pronounce
be somewhat dark; it is a rising of the him unclean, and shall not shut him up;
burning, and the priest shall pronounce for he is unclean.
him clean: for it is an inflammation of 12 And if a leprosy shall break out in
the burning. the skin, and the leprosy shall cover all
29 If a man or woman shall have a the skin of him that hath the plague from
plague upon the head or the beard; his head even to his foot, wherever the
30 Then the priest shall see the plague: priest looketh;
and behold, if it is in sight deeper than 13 Then the priest shall consider: and
the skin, and there is in it a yellow thin behold, if the leprosy hath covered all
hair; then the priest shall pronounce his flesh, he shall pronounce him clean 3 Heb. him unclean: it is a dry scall, even a lepthat hath the plague: it is all turned a burning rosy upon the head or beard. white: he is clean.
31 And if the priest shall look on the 14 But when raw flesh appeareth in
plague of the scall, and behold, it is not him, he shall be unclean.
in sight deeper than the skin, and no 15 And the priest shall see the raw
black hair in it; then the priest shall flesh, and pronounce him to be unclean :
shut up him that hath the plague of the for the raw flesh is unclean: it is a lep
scall seven days: rosy.
32 And in the seventh day the priest 16 Or if the raw flesh shall turn again,
shall look on the plague: and behold, if and be changed into white, he shall come
the scall spreadeth not, and there is in it to the priest;
no yellow hair, and the scall is not in 17 And the priest shall see him: and
sight deeper than the skin; behold, if the plague is turned into
33 He shall be shaven, but the scall white: then the priest shall pronounce
shall he not shave; and the priest shall him clean that halh the plague: he is
shut up him that hath the scall seven clean.
days more: 18 The flesh also, in which, even in
34 And in the seventh day the priest the skin of it, was a boil, and is healed,
shall look on the scall: and behold, if 19 And in the place of the boil there
the scall is not spread in the skin, nor is shall be a white rising, or a bright spo', 4 Heh. in sight deeper ihan the skin; then the white, and somewhat reddish, and it be head is priest shall pronounce him clean: and showed to the priest;
pilled. he shall wash his clothes, and be clean. 20 And if, when the priest seeth it, be
35 But if the scall shall spread much hold, it is in sight lower than the skin, and
in the skin after his cleansing; the hair of it is turned white; the priest
36 Then the priest shall look on him: shall pronounce him unclean: it is a
and behold, if the scall is spread in the plague of leprosy broken out of the boil.
skin, the priest shall not seek for yellow 21 But if the priest shall look on it,
hair; he is unclean. and behold, there are no white hairs in it,
37 But if the scall shall be in his sight and if it is not lower than the skin, but
at a stay, and there is black hair grown somewhat dark; then the priest shall
in it; the scall is healed, he is clean: shut him up seven days:
and the priest shall pronounce him clean. 22 And if it hath spread much in the
38 If a man also or a woman shall skin, then the priest shall pronounce him
have in the skin of their flesh bright unclean: it is a plague.
spots, even white bright spots; 23 But if the bright spot shall stay in
39 Then the priest shall look: and beits place, and not spread, it is a burning
hold, if the bright spots in the skin of boil; and the priest shall pronounce him
their flesh are darkish white; it is a clean.
freckled spot that groweth in the skin; 24 Or if there is any flesh, in the skin
he is clean. of which there is : a hot burning, and
40 And the man whose 4 hair hath fallthe live flesh that burneth hath a white
en off his head, he is bald; yet is he clean.
AND the Lord spoke to Moses, say
41 And he that hath his hair fallen off| CHRIST, spreading plague : thou shalt burn that from the part of his head towards his 1490. in which the plague is, with fire. face, he is forehead-bald; yet is he clean.
58 And the garment, either warp, or 42 And if there is in the bald head, or
woof, or whatever thing of skin it is, bald forehead, a white reddish sore; it
which thou shalt wash, if the plague is a leprosy sprung up on his bald head,
hath departed from them, then it shall or his bald forehead.
a Numb. 5. be washed the second time, and shall be 43 Then the priest shall look upon it :
2 Kings 15. and behold, if the rising of the sore is 5.
59 This is the law of the plague of white reddish on bis bald head, or on his
leprosy in a garment of woolen or linen, bald forehead, as the leprosy appeareth
either in the warp or woof, or any thing in the skin of the flesh;
of skins, to pronounce it clean, or to pro44 He is a leprous man, he is unclean:
nounce it unclean. the priest shall pronounce him utterly
CHAP. XIV. unclean; his plague is in his head.
2 The rites and sacrifices in cleansing of the 45 And the leper in whom the plague 5 Heb:
leper. 37 The signs of leprosy in a house. is, his clothes shall be rent, and his head
48 The cleansing of that house. bare, and he shall put a covering upon his upper lip, and shall cry, Unclean, un
2 1 This shall be the law of the leper in 46 All the days in which the plague
the day of his cleansing: He a shall be shall be in him he shall be defiled; he is
brought to the priest : unclean : he shall dwell alone, a without
6 Heb. 3 And the priest shall go forth out of the camp shall his habitation be.
vessel, or, the camp: and the priest shall look, and 47 The garment also that the plague instru.
behold, if the plague of leprosy is healof leprosy is in, whether a woolen gar
ed in the leper; ment, or a linen garment;
4 Then shall the priest command to 48 Whether in the warp, or woof, of
take for him that is to be cleansed two linen, or of woolen: whether in a skin, 7Heb. 1 birds alive, and clean, and cedar-wood,
whether or in any 5 thing made of skin :
and scarlet, and hyssop. 49 And if the plague is greenish or the head of 5 And the priest shall command that reddish in the garment, or in the skin, it, or in the one of the birds be killed in an earthen either in the warp, or in the woof, or in forehead
vessel, over running water. any a thing of skin: it is a plague of lep
6 As for the living bird, he shall take rosy, and shall be shown to the priest :
it, and the cedar-wood, and the scarlet, 50 And the priest shall look upon the
and the hyssor, and shall dip them, and plague, and shut up that which hath the
the living bird, in the blood of the bird plagae seven days:
that was killed over the running water. 51 And he shall look on the plague on
7 And he shall sprinkle upon him that the seventh day: if the plague is spread a Matt. 8. 2. is to be cleansed from the leprosy seven in the garment, either in the warp, or in Mark 1. 40. times, and shall pronounce him clean, the woof, or in a skin, or in any work Luke 5. 12. and shall let the living bird loose a into that is made of skin : the plague is a
the open field. fretting leprosy; it is unclean.
8 And he that is to be cleansed shall 52 He shall therefore burn that gar
wash his clothes, and shave off all his ment, whether warp or woof, in woolen
hair, and wash himself in water, that or in linen, or any thing of skin, in 1 or, he may be clean: and after that he shall which the plague is : for it is a fretting sparrows. come into the camp, and shall tarry leprosy; it shall be burnt in the fire.
abroad out of his tent seven days. 53 And if the priest shall look, and
9 But it shall be on the seventh day, behold, the plague is not spread in the
that he shall shave all his hair off his garment, either in the warp or in the
head, and his beard, and his eye-brows, woof, or in any thing of skin;
even all his hair he shall shave off'; and 54 Then the priest shall command
he shall wash his clothes, also he shall
2 Heb. that they wash the thing in which the
wash his flesh in water, and he shall be plague is, and he shall shut it up seven face of the clean. days more:
10 And on the eighth day he shall take 55 And the priest shall look on the
two he-lambs without blemish, and one plague after it is washed: and behold,
ewe-lamb 3 of the first year without blemif the plague hath not changed its col
ish, and three tenth-parts of fine flour or, and the plague hath not spread; it
for a meat-offering, mingled with oil, is unclean; thou shalt burn it in the fire;
and one log of oil. it is fret inward, 7 whether it is bare with
11 And the priest that maketh him in or without.
3 Heb. the
clean, shall present the man that is to be 56 And if the priest shall look, and of ner year. made clean, and those things, before the behold, the plague is somewhat dark af
Lord, at the door of the tabernacle of ter the washing of it; then he shall rend
the congregation. it out of the garment, or out of the
12 And the priest shall take one heskin, or out of the warp, or out of the
lamb, and offer him for a trespass-offerwoof:
ing, and the log of oil, and 6 wave them 57 And if it shall appear still in the
for a wave-offering before the Lord. garment, either in the warp, or in the Ex. 29. 24. 13 And he shall slay the lamb in the woof, or in any thing of skin; it is a
place where he shall kill the sin-offering
Before and the burnt-offering, in the holy-place:
and upon the great toe of his right foot, for c as the sin-offering is the priest's, so
1490. upon the place of the blood of ihe tresis the tresspass-offering: it is most holy.
pass-offering. 14 And the priest shall take some of
29 And the rest of the oil that is in the the blood of the trespass-offering, and
priest's hand he shall put upon the head the priest shall put it upon the tip of the
of him that is to be cleansed, to make an right ear of him that is to be cleansed,
atonement for him before the LORD. and upon the thumb of his right hand,
30 And he shall offer one of the turtleand upon the great toe of his right
doves, or of the young pigeons, such as foot.
he can get;
c. 7. 7. 15 And the priest shall take some of
31 Even such as he is able to get, the the log of oil, and pour it into the palm
one for a sin-offering, and the other for of his own left hand:
a burnt-offering, with the meat-offering. 16 And the priest shall dip his right
And the priest shall make an atonement finger in the oil that is in his left hand,
for him that is to be cleansed, before the and shall sprinkle of the oil with his fin
LORD. ger seven times before the LORD.
4 Heb. his 32 This is the law of him in whom is 17 And of the rest of the oil that is in hand reach the plague of leprosy, whose hand is not his hand, shall the priest put upon the tip nol. able to get that which pertaineth to his of the right ear of him that is to be
cleansing cleansed, and upon the thumb of his
33 1 And the LORD spoke to Moses right hand, and upon the great toe of his
and to Aaron, saying, right foot, upon the blood of the trespass
34 When ye shall have come into the offering
land of Canaan, which I give to you for 18 And the remnant of the oil that is s Heb. for a a possession, and I put the plague of lepin the priest's hand he shall pour upon wading. rosy in a house of the land of your posthe head of him that is to be cleansed :
session; and the priest shall make an atonement
35 And he that owneth the house shall for him before the Lord.
come and tell the priest, saying, it seem19 And the priest shall offer the sin
eth to me there is as it were a plague in offering, and make an atonement for
the house: him that is to be cleansed from his un
36 Then the priest shall command that cleanness; and afterward he shall kill
they 6 empty the house, before the priest the burnt-offering.
shall enter to see the plague, that all that 20 And the priest shall offer the burnt
is in the house may not be made unclean; offering, and the meal-offering upon the
and afterward the priest shall go in to altar: and the priest shall make an
see the house : • atonement for him, and he shall be clean.
37 1 And he shall look on the plague, 21 And if he is poor, and 4 cannot get
and behold, if the plague is in the walls so much; then he shall take one lamb
of the house, with hollow streaks, greenfor a trespass-offering 5 to be waved, to
ish, or reddish, which in sight are lower make an atonement for him, and one
than the wall; tenth-part of fine flour mingled with oil
38 Then the priest shall go out of the for a meat-offering, and a log of oil;
house to the door of the house, and shut 22 And two turtle-doves, or two young
up the house seven days: pigeons, such as he is able to get; and
39 And the priest shall come again the the one shall be a sin-offering, and the
seventh day, and shall look; and behold, other a burnt-offering.
if the plague is spread in the walls of the 23 And he shall bring them on the
house; eighth day for his cleansing to the priest,
40 Then the priest shall command that to the door of the tabernacle of the con
they take away the stones in which the gregation, before the Lord.
plague is, and they shall cast them into 24 And the priest shall take the lamb
an unclean place without the city : of the trespass-offering, and the log of
6 or, pre.
41 And he shall cause the house to be oil, and the priest shall wave them for a pure. scraped within on all sides, and they shall wave-offering before the LORD.
pour out the dust that they scrape off 25 And he shall kill the lamb of the
without the city into an unclean place: trespass-offering, and the priest shall take
42 And they shall take other stones, some of the blood of the trespass-offer
and put them in the place of those stones; ing, and put it upon the tip of the right
and he shall take other mortar, and shall ear of him that is to be cleansed, and
plaster the house. upon the thumb of his right hand, and
43 And if the plague shall return, and upon the great toe of his right foot.
break out in the house, after that he hath 26 And the priest shall pour of the oil
taken away the stones, and after he hath into the palm of his own left hand.
scraped the house, and after it is plas27 And the priest shall sprinkle with his right finger some of the oil that is in
44 Then the priest shall come and his left hand seven times before the
look; and behold, if the plague is spread LORD:
in the house, it is a fretting leprosy in the 28 And the priest shall put of the oil
house: it is unclean. that is in his hand upon the tip of the
45 And he shall break down the house, right ear of him that is to be cleansed,
its stones, and its timber, and all the more and upon the thumb of his right hand,
tar of the house: and he shall carry
Before them forth out of the city to an unclean
spit upon him that is clean; then he shall place.
wash his clothes, and bathe himself in 46 Moreover, he that goeth into the
water, and be unclean until the evening. house all the while that it is shut up, shall
9 And whatever saddle he rideth upon be unclean until the evening.
that hath the issue, shall be unclean. 47 And he that lieth in the house shall
10 And whoever toucheth any thing wash his clothes : and he that eateth in
that was under him shall be unclean unthe house shall wash his clothes.
til the evening; and he that beareth any 48 I And if the priest 7 shall come in, 1 Heb. in of those things, shall wash his clothes, and look upon it, and behold, the plague coming in and bathe himself in water, and be unhath not spread in the house, atter the shall come clean until the evening. house was plastered: then the priest shall in, &c. 11 And whomsoever he loucheth that pronounce the house clean, because the
hath the issue (and hath not rinsed his plague is healed.
hands in water) he shall wash his clothes, 49 And he shall take to cleanse the "c. 13. 30.
and bathe himself in water, and be unhouse two birds, and cedar-wood, and
clean until the evening. scarlet, and hyssop :
12 And the a vessel of earth that he 50 And he shall kill one of the birds in Heb. in the toucheth who hath the issue, shall be an earthen vessel, over running water :
day of the
broken: and every vessel of wood shall 51 And he shall take the cedar-wood, and in the be rinsed in water. and the hyssop, and the scarlet, and the day of the 13 | And when he that hath an issue living bird, and dip them in the blood of clean. is cleansed of his issue; then he shall the slain bird, and in the running water,
number to himself seven days for his and sprinkle the house seven times :
cleansing, and wash his clothes, and 52 And he shall cleanse the house 1 or, run. bathe his flesh in running water, and with the blood of the bird, and with the ning of shall be clean.
the reins. running water, and with the living bird,
14 And on the eighth day he shall and with the cedar wood, and with the
take to him two turtle-doves, or two hyssop, and with the scarlet :
? Heb. des.
young pigeons, and come before the 53 But he shall let go the living bird
LORD to the door of the tabernacle of the ont of the city into the open fields, and
congregation, and give them to the make an atonement for the house: and
priest: it shall be clean.
15 And the priest shall offer them, the 54 This is the law for all manner of
one for a sin-offering, and the other for plague of leprosy, and a scall, .
a burnt-offering; and the priest shall 55 And for the leprosy of a garment,
make an atonement for him before the and of a house,
Lord for his issue. 56 And for a rising, and for a scab,
16 And if any man's seed of copulaand for a bright spot :
tion shall go from him, then he shall 57 To teach s when it is unclean, and
wash all his flesh in water, and be unwhen it is clean: this is the law of lep
clean until the evening. rosy.
17 And every garment, and every skin CHAP. XV.
on which is the seed of copulation, shall 2 The uncleanness of men in their issues. 13
be washed with water, and be unclean The cleansing of them. 19 The uncleanness
until the evening. of women in their issues. 23 Their cleans.
18 The woman also with whom man ing.
shall lie with seed of copulation, they ND the Lord spoke to Moses and to
shall both bathe themselves in water, and
be unclean until the evening. 2 1 Speak to the children of Israel,
19 1 And if a woman shall have an
a c. 6. 28. and say to them, When any man hath a
issue, and her issue in her flesh be blood, i running issue out of his flesh, because
she shall be 3 put apart seven days: and of his issue he is unclean.
whoever toucheth her shall be unclean 3 And this shall be his uncleanness in
until the evening: his issue: whether his flesh shall run
20 And every thing that she lieth upon with his issue, or his flesh bestopped from
in her separation shall be unclean: evhis issue, it is his uncleanness.
ery thing also that she sitteth upon shall 4 Every bed on which he lieth that
be unclean. hath the issue, is unclean: and every
21 And whoever toucheth her bed 2 thing on which he sitteth, shall be un
3 Heb. in shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself clean.
her separa. in water, and be unclean until the eve5 And whoever toucheth his bed, shall
ning. wash his clothes, and bathe himself in
22 And whoever toucheth any thing water, and be unclean until the evening.
that she sat upon shall wash his clothes, 6 And he that sitteth on any thing on
and bathe himself in water, and be unwhich he sat that hath the issue, shall
clean until the evening. wash his clothes, and bathe himself in
23 And if it be on her bed, or on any water, and be unclean until the evening.
thing on which she sitteth, when he 7 And he that toucheth the flesh of him
toucheth it, he shall be unclean until the that hath the issue, shall wash his clothes,
evening. and bathe himself in water, and be un
24 And if any man shall lie with her clean until the evening.
at all, and her flowers be upon him, he 8 And if he that hath the issue shall
Ishall be unclean seven days: and all
A Aaron, saying,