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History of Mofes. Exod. xxxiii, 18.-And he said, I beseech thee, shew

me thy glory



History of Moses.

80 Exod. xxxiv.'29, 30.-And it came to pass when Moses

came down from Mount Sinai, (with the two tables of testimony in Moses's hand, when he came down from the mount) that Mofes wist not that the skin of his face Shone, while he talked with him. And when Aaron and all the children of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face Shone, and they were afraid to come nigh him.


History of Moses.

94 Exod. xxxix. 42, 43.---According to all that the Lord

commanded Mofes, so the children of Israel made all the work. And Mofes did look upon all the work, and behold, they had done it as the Lord had commanded, even so had they done it : and Mofes blessed them.

History of Mofes.

105 Exod. xl. 17, 34–38. And it came to pass in the first month, in the second year, on the first day of the month, that the tabernacle was reared up. Then a cloud cover, ed the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle. And Moses was not able to enter into the tent of the congregation, because the cloud abode thereon, and the glory of the Lord filled the tabernacle. And when the cloud was taken up from over the tabernacle, the children of Israel went onward in all their journies. But if the cloud were not taken up, then they journeyed not, till the day that it was taken up. For the cloud of the Lord was upon the tabernacle by day, and fire was on it by night, in the fight of all the house of Israel, throughout all their journięs.



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History of Aaron. Numb. xx. 23-29.–And the Lord spake unto Moses

and Aaron in Mount Hor, by the coast of the land of Edom, saying, Aaron shall be gathered unto his people : for he shall not enter into the land which I have given unto the children of Israel, because ye rebelled against my word at the water of Meribaħ. 'Take Aaron and Eleazar his son, and bring them up unto Mount Hor : and strip Aaron of his garments, and put them upon Eleazar bis fon : and Aaron shall be gathered unto his people, and fall die there. And Mofes did as the Lord commanded : and they went up into Mount Hor, in the fight of all the congregation. And Moses stripped Aaron of his garments, and put them upon Eleazar his fon ; and Aaron died there in the top of the mount. And Moses and Eleazar came down from the mount. And when all the congregation faw that Aaron was dead, they mourned for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.


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History of Balaam.

174 2 Pet. ii. 15, 16.-These are gone astray, following the

way of Balaam, the son of Bofor, who loved the wages of unrighteoufness. But was rebuked for his iniquity : the dumb ass, speaking with man's voice, forbad the madness of the prophet.


History of Balaam.

189 Numb. xxii. 21.-And Balaam rofe up in the morn

ing and faddled his ass, and went with the princes of Moab,


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