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the People unto the Place of which I have spoken unto thee: Behold, mine Angel shall go before thee : Nevertheless, in the Day when I visit, I will visit their Sin upon them.

35 And the LORD plagued the People, because they made the Calf which Aaron made.

CHAP. XXXIII.

i The LORD refuseth to go with the People. 9 The LORD

talketh with Mofes. 12 Mofes desireth to see the Glory of God.

Ver. 1

A
ND the Lord said unto Moses, Depart, and go

up hence, thou and the People which thou haft brought up out of the Land of Egypt, unto the Land which I sware unto Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, saying, Ur. to thy Seed I will give it :

2 And I will send an Angel before thee; and I will drive out the Canaanite, &c.

3 Unto a Land flowing with Milk and Honey : for I WILL not go up in the midst of thee, for thou art a stiffNECKED People : lest I consume thee in the Way.

4 And when the People heard these evil TIDINGS, they mourned : and no Man did put on him his Ornaments.

5 For the Lord had said unto Moses, Say unto the Children of Israel, Ye are a stiff-NECKED People : I will come up into the midst of thee in a Moment, and consume thee : therefore now put off thy Ornaments from thee, that I may know what to do unto thee.

6 And the Children of Israel stript themselves of their Ornaments, by the Mount Horeb.

7 And Moses took the Tabernacle, and pitched it without the Camp, afar off from the Camp, and called it the

Tabernacle of the Congregation. And it came to pass, that every one which fought the LORD, went out unto the TABERNACLE of the Congregation, which was without the Camp.

8 And it came to pass, when Moses went out unto the Tabernacle, that all the People rose up, and stood every Man at his Tent-door, and looked after Mofes, until he was gone into the Tabernacle.

9 And it came to pass, as Moses entred into the TaberNACLE, the CLOUDY PILLAR descended, and stood at the

Door

Door of the Tabernacle, and the LORD talked with Moses.

10 And all the People saw the CLOUDY PILLAR stand at the Tabernacle Door: and all the People rose up and worshipped, every Man in his Tent-door.

11 And the LORD spake unto Moses Face to Face, as a Man speaketh unto his Friend. And he turned again into the Camp; but his Servant Joshua, the Son of Nun, a young Man, departed not out of the Tabernacle.

12 And Moses said unto the LORD, See, thou sayest unto me, Bring up this People : and thou hast not let me know whom thou wilt send with me. Yet thou hast said, I know thee by Name, and thou haft also found Grace in

my Sight.

13 Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have found GRACE in thy Sight, shew me now thy Way that I may KNOW thee, that I may find Grace in thy Sight : and confider that this Nation is thy People.

14 And he said, My Presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee Rest.

15 And he said unto him, If thy PRESENCE go not with me, carry us not up hence.

16 For wherein shall it be known here, that I and thy People have found Grace in thy Sight? Is it not in that thou goest with us ? So shall we be separated, I and thy People, from all the People that are upon the Face of the Earth.

17 And the LORD said unto Moses, I will do this Thing also that thou hast spoken : for thou hast found GRACE in my Sight, and I know thee by Name. 18 o And he said, I beseech

Pfal. 1xüi. 1 O God, thou art my thee, shew me thy Glory. God, carly will I seek thee : my Soul 19 And he said, I will THIRSTETH for thee, my Flesh LONG

ETH for thee in a dry and thirsty Land, make all my GOODNESS pass where no water is : before thee, and I will pro 2 To see thy Power, and thy Gloclaim the Name of the Lord Ry, so as I have seen thee in the

SANCTUARY. before thee; and will be GRAcious to whom I will be GRACIOUS, and will few MERcy on whom I will shew MERCY. 20 P And he said, Thou

1 Tim. vi. 13 I give thee Charge canst not see my Face : for in the sight of God. who quicknech there shall no Man see me, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a

all Things, and before Christ JESUS, and live.

good Consellon.

21 And the LORD said, 14 That thou keep this ComBehold, there is a place by ble, until the appearing of our LORD

mandment without Spot, unrebukame, and thou shalt stand up- Jesus CHRIST: on a Rock.

IS Who is the BLESSED and only 22 And it shall come to Lord of LORDS ;

POTENTATE, the KING of Kings, and pass, while my GLORY par 16 who only hath IMMORTALITY. seth by, that I will put thee dwelling in the Light which no Man

can APPROACH unto, whom no Man in a Clift of the Rock ; and hath seen, nor can see: to whom will cover thee with my Hand be Honour and Power everlasting. while I pass by.

23 And I will take away mine Hand, and thou shalt see my Back-parts : but my Face Thall not be seen.

CHA P. XXXIV.

i The Tables are renewed, 5 The Name of the LORD pro

claimed. 10 God maketh a Covenant with them. 29 Moses's Face Mineth.

Ver. 1 AND the Lord said unto Moses, Hew thee two

Tables of Stone like unto the first : and I will write upon these Tables the Words that were in the first Tables which thou breakest.

2 And be ready in the Morning, and come up in the Morning unto Mount Sinai, and present thyself there to me, in the Top of the Mount.

3 And no Man shall come up with thee, neither let any Man be seen throughout all the Mount : neither let the Flocks nor Herdş feed before that Mount.

4 And he hewed two Tables of Stone, like unto the first; and Mofes rose up early in the Morning, and went up unto Mount Sinai, as the LORD had commanded him, and took in his Hand the two Tables of Stone.

5 And the LORD DESCENDED in the Cloud, and stood with him there, and proclaimed the Name of the Lord.

6 And the LORD PASSED by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, the LORD God, MERCIFUL and GRACIOUS, long-suffering, and abundant in GOODNESS and Truth. 79 KEEPING Mercy for

9 Pfal. Ixxxvi, 15 Thou, O LORD, thousands, forgiving INIQUI- art a God full of COMPASSION, and Ty, and Transgression, and GRACIOUS : LONG-SUFFERING, and

PLENTEOUS in MERCY and TRUTH. SIN, and that will by no Pial. li. i Have MERCY upon me, means clear the Guilty; O God, according to thy Lov nig

visiting

visiting the Iniquity of the KINDNESS : according unto the mulFathers upon the Children, TITUDE of thy TENDER MErcies bloc

out my Tranigreffions. and upon the Childrens Chil

2 Wash me throughly from mine dren, unto the third and to INIQUITY, and cleanse me from my

SIN. the fourth Generation.

1 John i. 8 If we say that we have 8 And Moses made haste, no sin, we deceive ourselves, and and bowed his Head toward the Truth is not in us.

9 If we CONFESS our Sins, he is the Earth, and worshipped.

FAITHFUL and just to forgive us our 9 And he said, If now I Sins, and to cleanse us from all Un. have found Grace in thy Sight, righteousness.

10 If we say that we have not finO Lord, let my LORD, I ned, we make him a Liar, and his pray thee, go amongst us (for Word is not in us. it is a stiff-necked People) and

1 John ii. 1 If any Man fin, we

have an ADVOCATE with the FATHER, pardon our Iniquity and our Jesus Christ the RIGHTEOUS : Sin, and take us for thine In 2 And he is the PROPITIATION for

our Sins. heritance.

Psal. cxlv. 8 The Lord is GRACI10 And he said, Behold, ous, and full of COMPASSION ; Slow I make a Covenant : before to ANGER, and of GREAT Mercy. all thy People I will do Mar- his TENDER MERCIES are over all bis

. The Lord is good to all : and vels, such as have not been works. done in all the Earth, nor in

Píal, ciii. 7 He made known his

Ways unto Mores, his Aas unto the any Nation : and all the Peo

Children Ifrael. ple amongst which thou art, 8 The Lord is MERCIFUL and GRAihall see the work of the crous, slow to ANGER, and PLENTE

ous in MERCY. LORD: for it is a terrible

9 He will not always chide: neiThing that I will do with ther will he keep h s Anger for ethee.

Jo He hath not dealt with us after u Observe thou that which our Sins : nor rewarded us according I command thee this Day : to our Iniquities. Behold, I drive out before bove the Earth : fo great is his Mer

11 For as the Heaven is high athee the Amorite, and the cy toward them thai Fear him. Canaanite, and the Hittite, Rom ii. 2 But we ar: Jure that the and the Perizzite, and the Truth, against them which comic

JUDGMENT of God is accord.ng 10 Hivite, and the Jebusite.

such things 12 Take heed to thyself,

3. And thinkeft thou this. O Man, Jest thou make a Covenant Things, and doit the same, that thou

thar judgest them which do luchi with the Inhabitants of the hat escape the JudGMENT of God? Land whither thou goest, lest

4. Or despiest thou ine RICHES of it be for a Snare in the midst LONG SUFFERING, not knowing that

his GOODNESS, and FORBEARANCE, and of thce.

the GOODNESS of God leadech thee 13 shall destroy

to REPENT ANCE.

s But after thy HARDNESS and Intheir Altars, break their l

PENITE I HEART, treasureft up unto mages, and cut down their thyself Waath against the Day of Groves.

ver.

But ye

13 For

14 For thou shalt worship Wrath, and Revelation of the righno other God : for the LORD,

teous Judgmenr of God.

6 Who will render to every Man whose Name is JEALOUS, is according to his Deeds: a jealous God.

7 To them, who by PATIENT CON15 Leit thou make a Co- Glory, and Honour, and IMMORTA

TINUANCE in WELL-DOING, seek for venant with the Inhabitants LITY ; ETERNAL LIFE: of the Land, and they go

8 But unto them that are contena

tious and do NOT OBEY the TRUTH, whoring after their Gods, and bur obey Unrighteousness ; INDIGNAdo Sacrifice unto their Gods, Tion, and WRATH ; and one call thee, and thou

9 TRIBULATION and ANGUISH upon

every Soul of Man that doth Eyil, eat of his Sacrifice,

of the Jew first, and also of the Gen16 And thou take of their tile. Daughters unto thy Sons, and

10 But GLORY, HONOUR, and Peace

to every Man that worketh Good, to their Daughters go a whoring the Jew first, and also to the Genafter their Gods, and make tile. thy Sons go a whoring after sons with God.

Il For there is no RESPECT of Pertheir Gods.

17 Thou shalt make thee no molten Gods.

22 And thou shalt observe the Feast of the Weeks, of the First-fruits of Wheat-harvest, and the Feast of In-gathering at the Year's End.

23 Thrice in the Year shall all your Men-children appear before the LORD God, the God of Israel.

24 For I will cast out the Nations before thee, and enlarge thy Borders : neither shall any Man desire thy Land, when thou shalt go up to appear before the LORD thy God, thrice in the Year.

25 Thou shalt not offer the Blood of my Sacrifice with Leaven, neither shall the Sacrifice of the Feast of Pafiover be left unto the Morning.

26 The first of the First-fruits of thy Land, thou shalt bring unto the House of the LORD thy God.

27 And the LORD said unto Moses, Write thou these Words : for after the Tenour of these Words I have made a Covenant with thee, and with Israel.

28 And he was there with the Lord forty Days and forty Nights; he did neither eat Bread, nor drink Water: and he wrote upon the Tables the Words of the COVENANT, the TEN COMMANDMENTS.

29 ' And it came to pass I 2 Cor. iii. 6 Who hath made us when Moses came down from able MINISThrs of the New TESTA

MENT, not of the Letter. but of the Mount Sinai (with the two Spirit: for the Letter killech, but Tables of TESTIMON Y in the Spirit g veth Liss.

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