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God commandeth Moses to number the People. 5 The Princes of tbe Tribes. 17 The Number of every Tribe. 47 The Levites are exempted for the Service of the LORD.
ND the LORD spake unto Moses in the
Wilderness of Sinai, in the Tabernacle A
of the Congregation, on the first Day of the second Month, in the second Year, after they were come out of the
Land of Egypt, saying, 2 Take ye the Sum of all the Congregation of the Children of Israel, after their Families, by the House of their Fathers, with the Number of their Names, every Male by their Poll:
3 From twenty Years old and upward, all that are able to go forth to War in Israel; thou and Aaron shall number them by their Armies.
46 All they that were numbred, were fix hundred thous sand and three thousand and five hundred and fifty.
47 But the Levites were not numbred among them.
CHA P. II.
The Order of the Tribes in their Tents.
CH A P. III.
1 The Sons of Aaron. 5 The Levites are given to the Priests,
for the Service of the Tabernacle, 11 instead of the Firstborn.
14 The Levites are numbred by their Families. 21 The Families, Number, and Charge of the Gershonites, 27 of the Kohathites, 33 of the Merarites; 38 the Place and Charge of Moses and Aaron. 40 The First-born are freed by the Levites. 44 The Overplus are redeemed.
CH A P. V.
i The Unclean are removed out of the Camp. 5 Reflitution is
to be made in Trespaljes. 11 The Trial of Jealousy.
CH A P. VI.
i The Law of the Nazarites.
22 The Form of blelling the
23 Speak unto Aaron, and unto his Sons, saying, On this wise ye shall bless the Children of Israel, faying unto them,
24 The Lord bless thee, and keep thee :
25 The Lord make his Face to shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: 26 6 The Lord lift up his
b Psal. iv. 6 There be many that Countenance upon thee,
say, Who will shew us any Good ?
LORD, lift thou up the Light of thy and give thee Peace.
COUNTENANCE upon us. 27 And they fhall put my, with thee : thou hast holden me bý
Psal. Ixxiii. 23 I am continually Name upon the Children of thy Right Hand. Ifrael, and I will bless them,
24. Thou shalt guide me with thy Counsel, and afterward receive me to Glory.
25 Whom have I in HEAVEN but thee? and there is none upon EARTH I DESIRE besides thee.
26 My Flesh and my Heart faileth : but God is the STRENGTH of my Heart, and my Portion for ever.
CH A P. VII. 1 The Offering of the Princes at the Dedication of the Taber
nacle : 10 Their several Offerings at the Dedication of the Altar. 89 God speaketh to Moses from the Mercy-feat.
CH A P. IX. 1 The Parover enjoined again. 15 A Cloud guideth the ff
ND on the Day that the Tabernacle was reared
up, the Cloud covered the Tabernacle, namely, the Tent of the Testimony: and at even there was upon the Tabernacle as it were the Appearance of Fire until the Morning
16 So it was always : the Cloud covered it by Day, and the Appearance of Fire by Night.
17 © And when the CLOUD • Nehem. ix. 19 Thou in thy mawas taken up from the Ta- nifold Mercies forfookeft them not
in the Wilderness : the Pillar of the bernacle ; then after that the Cloud departed not from them by Children of Israel journied : Day, to lead them in the Way; neiand in the Place where the ther the Pillar of Fire by Night, to
Thew them Light, and the Way whereCloud abode, there the Chil- in they should go. dren of Israel pitched their Pfal. 1xxx. I Give ear, O SHEPTents.
HERD of Israel, thou that leadelt
Joseph like a Flock, thou that dwel18 At the Commandment left between the CHERUBIMS shine of the LORD the Children of forth, stir up thy Strength, and come
and save us. İsrael journied, and at the
Isai. xxx. 21 Thine Ears shall hear Commandment of the LORD a Word behind thee, saying, This is they pitched : as long as the the way, walk ye in it, when ye turn Cloud abode upon the Ta- to the Right Hand, and when ye tuin
to the Left. bernacle, they rested in the Isa, xl. II He Ihall feed his Flock Tents.
like a SHEPHERD, he shall gather the
Lambs with his Arm, and carry them 19 And when the Cloud in his Bosom, and hall gently leadtarried long upon the Taber- those that are with young. nacle many Days, then the John X. 27 My SHEEP hear my Children of Israel kept the follow me.
Voice, and I know them, and they
Charge of the LORD, and 28 And I give unto thetti ETERNAL
Life, and they shall never perish, journied not.
neither shall any pluck them out of 20 And so it was when my Hand. the Cloud was a few Days Rev. xiv. 4 These are they which
follow the LAMB whithersoever he upon the Tabernacle ; ac- goeth; these were REDEEMED from cording to the Commandment among Men, being the First-fruits of the LORD they abode in unto God, and the LAMB. their Tents, and according to his Disciples, All Power is given
Marth. xxviii. 18 Jesus said unto the Commandment of the unto me in Heaven and in Earth. LORD they journied.
19 Go ye cherefore and teach all
Nations, baptizing them in the Name 21 And so it was when the of the Father, and of the Son, and Cloud abode from Even unto of the Holy Ghost. the Morning, and that the
20 Teaching them to OBSERVE ALL
THINGS whatsoever I have coMMANDCloud was taken up in the Ed you : and lo, I AM WITH you alMorning, then they journi- way, even unto the End of the
WORLD. ed : whether it was by Day
A&s vii. 38 This is he that was in or by Night that the Cloud the Church in the Wilderness. was taken up, they journied.
22 Or whether it were two Days, or a Month, or a Year, that the Cloud tarried upon the Tabernacle remaining thereon, the Children of Israel abode in their Tents, and journied not : but when it was taken up, they journied.
23 At the Commandment of the Lord they rested in the Tents, and at the Commandment of the LORD they journied : they kept the Charge of the Lord at the Commandment of the LORD by the Hand of Mofes.
CH A P. X.
The Use of the Trumpets.
1 The removing of the Camp.
three Days nant of the LORD went before them in the three Days Journey, to search out a Resting-place for them.
34 And the Cloud of the Lord was upon them by Day, when they went out of the Camp. 35 d And it came to pass
d Psal. Ixviii. 1 Let God arise, let when the Ark set forward, his Enemies be scattered : let them that Mofes said, Rise up, also that hate him flee before him. LORD, and let thine Enemies
2 As Smoke is driven away, so
drive them away: as Wax melteth be scattered, and let them
that hate thee, flee before before the Fire, so let the Wicked thee.
perish at the Presence of God.
3 But let the Righteous be glad : 36 And when it rested, he let them rejoyce before God, yea said, Return, O LORD, unto let them exceedingly rejoyce, the many thousands of Israel.
C H A P. XI.
10 The seventy Elders. 31 Quails are
4 Manna loathed.
sent in Wrath.
ND e when the
• Psal. Ixxviii. 17 They linned yet People complain- more against him, by provoking the ed, it displeased the LORD : MOST HIGH in the wilderness.
18 And they tempted God in their and the LORD heard it; and Heart, by asking Meat for their Lust. his Anger was kindled ; and 19 Yea, they (pake against God: the Fire of the LORD burnt in the wilderness?
they said, Can God furnish a Table among them, and consumed
20 Behold, he smote the Rock, them that were in the utter- that the Waters gulhed out, and the
Streams overflowed ; can he give most parts of the Camp. 2 And the People cried his peoplerefore the Lord heard this,
Bread also ? can he provide Flesh for unto Moses ; and when Mo
and was wroth; ro a Fire was kindled ses prayed unto the LORD, againft Jacob. and Anger also came the Fire was quenched.
up against Israel. 3 And he called the Name God, and TRUSTED not in his Salva
22 Because they BELIEVED Not in of the Place Taberah: because the Fire of the LORD burnt 23 Though he had commanded
the Clouds from above, and opeaed among them.
the Doors of Heaven, 24. And had rained down Manna upon them to cat, and had given them of the Corn of Heaven.
25 Man did eat Angels Food: he sent them Meat to the full.
26 He caused an Eaft-wind to blow in the Heaven : and by his Power he brought in the South-wind.
27 He rained Flesh also upon them as Duft, and feathered Fowls like as the Sand of the Sea.
28 And he let it fall in the midst of their Camp, round about their Habitations.
29 So they did eat, and were well filled : for he gave them their own Desire;
30 They were not ESTRANGED from their Lust: but while their Meat was yet in their Mouchs,
31 The WRATH of God came upon them, and flew the fatteft of them, and more down the chosen Men of Israel.
32 For all this they linned still : and BELIEVED NOT for his wondrous Works.
33 Therefore their Days did he consume in Vanity, and their Years ia Tiouble
34 When he new them, then they fought him : and they returned, and cuquired early after GOD,