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148 Moses sueth for a successor. NUMBERS. The continual burnt-offering,
11 And if his father have no brethren, 3 | And thou shalt say unto them, then ye shall give his inheritance unto || This is the offering made by fire which ye his kinsman that is next to him of his shall offer unto the LORD ; two lambs of family, and he shall possess it : and it the first year without spot day by day, for shall be unto the children of Israel a stat- a continual burnt-offering. ute of judgment, as the LORD command- 4 The one lamb shalt
thou offer in the ed Moses.
morning, and the other lamb shalt thou 12 And the LORD said unto Moses, offer at even ; Get thee up into this mount Abarim, and And a tenth part of an ephah of flour see the land which I have given unto the for a meat-offering, mingled with a fourth children of Israel.
part of an hin of beaten oil. 13 And when thou hast seen it, thou 6 It is a continual burnt-offering, which also shalt be gathered unto thy people, was ordained in mount Sinai for a sweet as Aaron thy brother was gathered. savour, a sacrifice made by fire, unto the 14 For ye rebelled against my, com
LORD. mandment in the desert of Zin, in the 7 And the drink-offering thereof shall strife of the congregation, to sanctify me be the fourth part of an hin for the one at the water before their eyes : that is lamb: in the holy place shalt thou cause the water of Meribah in Kadesh in the the strong wine to be poured unto the wilderness of Zin.
Lord for a drink-offering, 15 | And Moses spake unto the Lord, 8 And the other lamb shalt thou offer saying,
at even: as the meat-offering of the morn16 Let the Lord, the God of the spir- | ing, and as the drink-offering thercof, thou its of all flesh, set a man over the congre- shalt offer it, a sacrifice made by fire, of gation,
a sweet savour unto the LORD. 17 Which may go out before them, 9 And on the sabbath day two lambs and which may go in before them, and || of the first year without spot, and two which may lead them out, and which tenth-deals of four for a meat-offering, máy bring them in ; that the congrega- mingled with cil, and the drink-offering tion of the LORD be not as sheep which thereof : have no shepherd.
10 This is the burnt-offering of every 18 4 And the Lord said unto Moses, sabbath, beside the continual burnt-offerTake thee Joshua the son of Nun, a man ing, and his drink-offering. in whom is the spirit, and lay thine hand 11 And in the beginnings of your months
ye shall offer a burnt-offering unto the 19 And set him before Eleazar the || LORD; two young bullocks, and one ram, priest, and before all the congregation : | seven lambs of the first year without and give him a charge in their sight. spot ;
20° And thou shalt put some of thine 12 And three tenth-deals of flour for a honour upon him, that all the congregation meat-offering, mingled with oil, for one of the children of Israel may be obedient. | bullock; and two tenth-deals of flour for a
21 And he shall stand before Eleazar | meat-offering, mingled with oil, for one the priest, who shall ask counsel for him
ram; after the judgment of Urim before the 13 And a several tenth-deal of flour minLORD : at his word shall they go out, and gled with oil for a meat-offering unto one at his word they shall come in, both he, | lamb, foraburnt-offeringof a sweet savour, and all the children of Israel with him, a sacrifice made by fire unto the LORD. even all the congregation.
14 And their drink-offering shall be 22 And Moses did as the LORD com- half an hin of wine unto a bullock, and manded him : and he took Joshua, and the third part of an hin unto a ram, and set him before Eleazar the priest, and be- a fourth part of an hin unto a lamb: fore all the congregation :
this is the burnt-offering of every month 23 And he laid his hands upon him, throughout the months of the year. and gave him a charge, as the LORD 15 And one kid of the goats for a sincommanded by the hand of Moses. offering unto the LORD shall be offered, CHAP. XXVIII.
beside the continual burnt-offering, and 1 Offerings to be observed. 3 The con- his drink-offering
tinual burnt-offering. 9, 11, 16, 26 16 9 And in the fourteenth day of the Other offerings.
first month is the passover of the LORD. A Dinle Lord spake unto Moses,
17 And in the fifteenth day of this
month is the feast: seven days shall uri 2 Command the children of Israel, and leavened bread be caten. say unto them, My offering, and my bread 18 In the first day shall be an holy corr for iny sacrifices made by fire, for a sweet vocation ; ye shall do no- manner of sersavour unto me, shall ye observe to offer | vile work therein : unto me in their due season,
19 But ye shall offer a sacrifice made
upon him ;
Offerings at feasts,
on several days. 149 by fire for a burnt-offering unto the 6 Beside the burnt-offering of the LORD; two young bullocks, and one month, and his meat-offering, and the ram, and seven lambs of the first year: | daily burnt-offering, and his meat-offerthey shall be unto you without blemish : ing, and their drink-offerings, according
20 And their meat-offering shall be of unto their manner, for a sweet savour, a flour mingled with oil: three tenth-deals sacrifice made by fire unto the LORD. shall ve offer for a bullock, and two tenth- 7 And ye shall have on the tenth deals for a ram;
day of this seventh month an holy con21 A several tenth-deal shalt thou of- vocation; and ye sha afflict your souls: fer for every lamb, throughout the seven ye shall not do any work therein : lambs:
8 But ye shall offer a burnt-offering 22 And one goat for a sin-offering, to unto the LORD for a sweet savour; one make an atonement for you.
young bullock, one ram, and seven lambs 23 Ye shall offer these beside the burnt- of the first year ; they shall be unto you offering in the morning, which is for a without blemish : continual burnt-offering.
9 And their meat-offering shall be of 24 After this manner ye shall offer daily four mingled with oil, three tenth-deals to throughout the seven days, the meat of the a bullock, and two tenth-deals to one ram, sacrifice made by fire, of a sweet savour 10 A several tenth-deal for one lamb, unto the LORD : it shall be offered beside throughout the seven lambs : the continual burnt-offering, and his drink- 11 One kid of the goats for a sin-ofoffering
fering ; beside the sin-offering of atone25 And on the seventh day ve shall ment, and the continual burnt-offering, have an holy convocation; ye shall do and the meat-offering of it, and their Do servile work.
drink-offerings. 26 9 Also in the day of the first-fruits, 12 And on the fifteenth day of the when ye bring a new meat-offering unto seventh month ye shall have an holy conthe LORD, after your weeks be out, ye vocation; ye shall do no servile work, shall have an holy convocation ; ye shall and ye shall keep a feast unto the LORD do do servile work :
seven days: 27 But ye shall offer the burnt-offering 13 | And ye shall offer a burnt-offering, for a sweet savour unto the LORD ; two a sacrifice made by fire, of a sweet savour young bullocks, one ram, seven lambs of unto the LORD; thirteen young bullocks,
two rams, and fourteen lambs of the first 23 And their meat-offering of flour min- year ; they shall be without blemish : gled with oil, three tenth-deals unto one 14 And their meat-offering shall be of bullock, two tenth-deals unto one ram, flour mingled with oil, three tenth-deals
29 A several tenth-deal unto one lamb, unto every bullock of the thirteen bulthroughout the seven lambs ;
locks, two tenth-deals to each ram of the So ind one kid of the goats, to make
two rams, an atonement for you.
15 And a several tenth-deal to each 31 Ye shall offer them beside the con- lamb of the fourteen lambs : tinual burnt-offering and his meat-offer- 16 And one kid of the goats for a sin-ofing (they shall be unto you without blem- fering; beside the continual burnt-offering, ish) and their drink-offerings.
his meat-offering, and his drink-offering. CHAP. XXIX.
17 1 And on the second day ye shall offer 1 The offering at the feast of trumfiets, twelve young bullocks, two rams, four
7 at the day of afflicting their souls, teen lambs of the first year without spot : 13 and on the eight days of the feast of 18 And their meat-offering, and their tabernacles.
drink-offerings for the bullocks, for the
rams, and for the lambs, shall be accordfirst day of the month, ye shall have ing to their number, after the manner: an holy convocation ; ye shall do no ser- 19. And one kid of the goats for a sinvile work; it is a day of blowing the offering ; beside the continual burnt-oftrumpets unto you.
fering, and the meat offering thereof, and 2 And ye shall offer a burnt-offering their drink-offerings. for a sweet savour unto the LORD; one 20 s And on the third day eleven bulFoung bullock, one ram, and seven lambs locks, two rams, fourteen lambs of the of the first year without blemish :
first year without blemish; 3 And their meat-offering shall be of 21 And their meat-offering and their four mingled with oil, three tenth-deals for drink-offerings for the bullocks, for the a bullock, and two tenth-deals for a ram, rams, and for the lambs, shall be accord
4 And one tenth-deal for one lamb, ing to their number, after the manner : throughout the seven lambs :
22 And one goat for a sin-offering; be5 And one kid of the goats for a sin-of- side the continual burnt-offering, and his lering, to make an atonement for you; meat-offering, and his drink-offering:
the first year ;
150 Offerings at feasts, NUMBERS.
Of vows. 23 | And on the fourth day ten bul
CHAP. XXX. locks, two rams, and fourteen lambs of || 1 Vows are not to be broken. 3 Ofa maidos, the first year without blemish :
6 a wife's, 9 a widow's vow. 24 Their meat-offering and their drinkofferings for the bullocks, for the rams, the tribes concerning the children and for the lambs, shall be according to of Israel, saying, This is the thing which their number, after the manner.
the LORD hath commanded. 25. And one kid of the goats for a sin- 2 If a man vow a vow unto the LORD, offering; beside the continual burnt-of- or swear an oath to bind his soul with fering, his meat-offering, and his drink- a bond; he shall not break his word, offering
he shall do according to all that proceed26 | And on the fifth day nine bul-eth out of his mouth. Jocks, two rams, and fourteen lambs of 3 | If a woman also vow a vow unto the first year without spot:
the LORD, and bind herself by a bond, 27 And their meat-offering and their being in her father's house in her youth: drink-offerings for the bullocks, for the 4 And her father hear her vow, and rams, and for the lambs, shall be accord- her bond wherewith she hath bound her ing to their number, after the manner : soul, and her father shall hold his peace
28 And one goat for a sin-offering; be- at her: then all her vows shall stand, side the continual burnt-offering, and his and every bond wherewith she hath mcat-offering, and his drink-offering. bound her soul shall stand.
29 | And on the sixth day eight bul- 5 But if her father disallow her in the locks, two rams, and fourteen lambs of day that he heareth ; not any of her the first year without blemish :
vows or of her bonds wherewith she 30 And their meat-offering and their hath bound her soul shall stand : and drink-offerings for the bullocks, for the the LORD shall forgive her, because her rams, and for the lambs, shall be ac- father disallowed her. cording to their number, after the man- 6 | And if she had at all an husband per :
when she vowed, or uttered aught out of 31 Andone goat for a sin-offering; be- her lips, wherewith she bound her soul ; side the continual burnt-offering, his meat- 7 And her husband heard it, and held offering, and his drink-offering,
his peace at her in the day that he heard 32 | And on the seventh day seven it: then her vows shall stand, and her bullocks, two rams, and fourteen lambs bonds wherewith she bound her soul of the first year without blemish :
shall stand. 33 And their meat-offering and their 8 But if her husband disallow her drink-offerings for the ballocks, for the on the day that he heard it ; then he shall rams, and for the lambs, shall be accord- make her vow which she vowed, and ing to their number, after the manner : that which she uttered with her lips,
34 And one goat for a sin-offering; wherewith she bound her soul, of none beside the continual burnt-offering, his effect : and the LORD shall forgive her. meat-offering, and his drink-offering. 9 9 But every vow of a widow, and of
35 T On the eighth day ye shall have her that is divorced, wherewith they have a solemn assembly: ye shall do no servile bound their souls, shall stand against her. work therein :
10 And if she vowed in her husband's 36 But ye shall offer a burnt-offering, house, or bound her soul by a bond with a sacrifice made by fire, of a sweet sa- an oath; vour unto the LORD : one bullock, one 11 And her husband heard it, and ram, seven lambs of the first year with held his peace at her, and disallowed out blemish :
her not : then all her vows shall stand, 37 Their meat-offering and their drink and every bond wherewith she bound her offerings for the bullock, for the ram, soul shall stand. and for the lambs, shall be according to 12 But if her husband hath utterly their number, after the manner:
made them void on the day he heard 38 And one goat for a sin-offering ; be- || them; then whatsoever proceeded out of side the continual burnt-offering, and his her lips concerning her vows, or conmeat-offering, and his drink-offering. cerning the bond of her soul, shall not
39 These things ye shall do unto the stand : her husband hath made them LORD in your set feasts, beside your vows, void; and the LORD shall forgive her. and your freewill-offerings, for your burnt- 13 Every vow, and every binding oath offerings, and for your meat-offerings, and to afflict the soul, her husband may estabfor your drink-offerings, and for your lish it, or her husband may make it void, peace-offerings.
14 But if her husband altogether hold 40 And Moses told the children of Is- his peace at her from day to day ; then rael according to all that the LORD com- he establisheth all her vows, or all her mạnded Moses.
bonds, which are upon her: he confirm.
The Midianites spoiled. CHAP. XXXI. The soldiers to be purifd. 151 eth them, because he held his peace at 15 And Moses said unto them, Have her in the day that he heard thein. ye saved all the women alive?
15 But if he shall any ways make them 16 Behold, these caused the children of void after that he hath heard them; then Israel, through the counsel << Balaam, to he shall bear her iniquity.
commit trespass against the LORD in the 16 These are the statutes which the matter of Peor, and there was a plague LORD commanded Moses between a man among the congregation of the LORD. and his wife, between the father and his 17 Now therefore kill every male adaughter, being yet in her youth in her mong the little ones, and kill every womfather's house.
an that hath known man by lying with CHAP. XXXI.
him. 1 The Midianites are spoiled, and Balaam 18 But all the women-children, that
kain. 19 How the soldiers, &c. are to have not known a man by lying with him, be purified, 25 and the prey divided. keep alive for yourselves. A Noithe Lord spake unto Moses,
19 And do ye abide without the camp
seven days: whosoever hath killed any 2 Avenge the children of Israel of the person, and whosoever hath touched any Midianites: afterward shalt thou be gath- slain, purify both yourselves and your ered unto thy people.
captives on the third day, and on the sev3 And Moses spake unto the people, enth day. saying, Arm some of yourselves unto the 20 And purify all your raiment, and all war, and let them go against the Midian- that is made of skins, and all work of ites, and avenge the LORD of Midian. goats hair, and all things made of wood.
4 Of every tribe a thousand, through- 21 And Eleazar the priest said unto out all the tribes of Israel, shall ye send the men of war which went to the battle, to the war.
This is the ordinance of the law which 5 So there were delivered out of the the LORD commanded Moses ; thousands of Israel, a thousand of every 22 Only the gold, and the silver, the tribe, twelve thousand armed for war. brass, the iron, the tin, and the lead,
6 And Moses sent them to the war, a 23 Every thing that may abide the fire, thousand of every tribe, them and Phine- ye shall make it go through the fire, and has the son of Eleazar the priest, to the it shall be clean: nevertheless it shall be war, with the holy instruments, and the purified with the water of separation : trumpets to blow in his hand.
and all that abideth not the fire ye shall 7 And they warred against the Midi- make go through the water. anites, as the LORD commanded Moses; 24 And ye shall wash your clothes on and they slew all the males.
the seventh day, and ye shall be clean, and 8. And they slew the kings of Midian, afterward ye shall come into the camp. beside the rest of them that were slain ; 25. And the LORD spake unto Moses, namely, Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and saying, Hur, and Reba, five kings of Midian : 26 Take the sum of the prey that was Balaam also the son of Bcor they slew taken, both of man and of beast, thou, with the sword.
and Eleazar the priest, and the chief fa9 And the children of Israel took all thers of the congregation : the women of Midian captives, and their 27 And divide the prey into two parts; little ones, and took the spoil of all their between them that took the war upon cattle, and all their flocks, and all their them, who went out to battle, and begoods.
tween all the congregation : 10 And they burnt all their cities 28 And levy a tribute unto the LORD wherein they dwelt, and all their goodly of the men of war which went out to batcastles, with fire.
tle: one soul of five hundred, both of the 11 And they took all the spoil, and all persons, and of the beeves, and of the the prey, both of men and of beasts. asses, and of the sheep:
12 And they brought the captives, and 29 Take it of their half, and give il unthe prey, and the spoil unto Moses and to Eleazar the priest, for an heave-offerEleazar the priest, and unto the congre- ing of the LORD. gation of the children of Israel, unto the 30 And of the children of Israel's half, camp at the plains of Moab, which are thou shalt take one portion of fifcy, of the by Jordan near Jericho.
persons, of the beeves, of the asses, and of 13 (And Moses, and Eleazar the priest, the flocks, of all manner of bcasts, and and all the princes of the congregation, give them unto the Levites, which kcep went forth to meet them without the camp. || the charge of the tabernacle of the Lord.
14 And Moses was wroth with the offi- 31 And Moses and Eleazar the priest cers of the host, with the captains over did as the LORD commanded Moses. thousands, and captains over hundreds, 32 And the booty, being the rest of the which came from the battle.
prey which the men of war had caught, 152 The dividing of the firey. NUMBERS. The Reubenites and Gadiies. was six hundred thousand and seventy 53 ( For the men of war had taken thousand and five thousand sheep, spoil, every man for himself.)
33 And threescore and twelve thousand 54 And Moses and Eleazar the priest beeves,
took the gold of the captains of thousands, 34 And threescore and one thousand and of hundreds, and brought it into the asses,
tabernacle of the congregation, for a me35 And thirty and two thousand per- morial for the children of Israel before sons in all, of women that had not known the Lord. man by lying with him.
CHAP. XXXII. 36 And the half which was the portion The Reubenites and Gadites sue for their of them that went out to war, was in num- inheritance on the east side of Jordan. ber three hundred thousand and seven and OW thirty thousand and five hundred sheep : children of Gad had a very great mul
37 And the Lord's tribute of the sheep titude of cattle : and when they saw the wassix hundred and threescore and fifteen. i land of Jazer, and the land of Gilead, that
38 And the beeves were thirty and six behold, the place was a place for cattle ; thousand ; of which the LORD's tribute 2 The children of Gad and the chilwas threescore and twelve.
dren of Reuben came and spake unto 39 And the asses were thirty thousand Moses, and to Eleazar the priest, and unto and five hundred; of which the Lord's the princes of the congregation, saying, tribute was threescore and one.
3 Ataroth, and Dibon, and Jazer, and 40 And the persons were sixteen thou- Nimrah, and Heshbon, and Elealeh, and sand; of which the Lord's tribute was Shebam, and Nebo, and Beon, thirty and two persons.
4 Even the country which the LORD 41 And Moses gare the tribute, which smote before the congregation of Israel, was the Lord's heave-offering, unto Ele- is a land for cattle, and thy servants have azar the priest, as the LORD commanded cattle : Moses.
5 Wherefore, said they, if we have 42 And of the children of Israel's half, found grace in thy sight, let this land be which Moses divided from the men that given unto thy servants for a possession, warred,
and bring us not over Jordan. 43 (Now the half that pertained unto 6 s And Moses said unto the children of the congregation was three hundred thou- Gad and to the children of Reuben, Shall sand and thirty thousand and seven thou- your brethren go to war, and shall ye sit sand and five hundred sheep,
here? 44 And thirty and six thousand beeves, 7 And wherefore discourage ye the
45 And thirty thousand asses and five heart of the children of Israel from going hundred,
over into the land which the LORD hath 46 And sixteen thousand persons ;)
given them? 47 Even of the children of Israel's half, 8 Thus did your fathers, when I sent Moses took one portion of fifty, both of them from Kadesh-barnea to see the land. man and of beast, and gave them unto 9 For when they went up unto the valthe Levites, which kept the charge of the || ley of Eshcol, and saw the land, they distabernacle of the LORD; as the LORD | couraged the heart of the children of Iscommanded Moses.
rael, that they should not go into the land 48 [ And the officers which were over which the Lord had given them. thousands of the host, the captains of thou- 10 And the Lord's anger was kindled sands, and captains of hundreds, came the same time, and he sware, saying, near unto Moses :
11 Surely none of the men that came 49 And they said unto Moses, Thy ser- up out of Egypt, from twenty years old vants have taken the sum of the men of and upward, shall see the land which I war which are under our charge, and sware unto Abralian, unto Isaac, and unthere lacketh not one man of us.
to Jacob; because they have not wholly 50 We have therefore brought an obla- || followed me : tica for the LORD, what every man hath 12 Save Caleb the son of Jephunnch the gotten, of jewels of gold, chains, and brace- || Kenezite, and Joshua the son of Nun: for lets, rings, car-rings, and tablets, to make they have wholly followed the Lord. an atonement for our souls before the LORD. 13 And the Lord's anger was kindled
51 And Moses and Eleazar the priest against Israel, and he made them wander took the gold of them, even all wrought in the wilderness forty years, until all the jewels.
generation that had done evil in the sight 52 And all the gold of the offering that of the Lord was consumed. they offered up to the LORD, of the cap 14 And behold, ye are risen up in your tains of thousands, and of the captains of father's stead, an increase of sinful men, hundreds, was sixteen thousand seven to augment yet the fierce anger of the hundred and fifty shekels.
LORD toward Israel.