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The memorial of the paffover.


Exodus. The Ifraelites guided by a pillar of fire.

commanded: 21 God guideth them
by a pillar of a cloud and of fire.
ND the LORD spake unto Mo-

Chrift A fes, faying,


a Chap.

2 a Sanctify unto me all the first22. 29.& born, whatsoever openeth the womb among the children of Ifrael, both of 20. man and of beaft: it is mine.


Lev. 27.

Numb. 3. 13. & 8.

18. 15. Luke 2. 23.

3 And Mofes faid unto the peo16:17: ple, Remember this day, in which ye came out from Egypt, out of the houfe of + bondage, for by strength Jervants of hand the LORD brought you out from this place: there fhall no leavened bread be eaten.

t Heb.

b Chap. 21.15.& 34. 18.

Deut. 16. I.

c Chap. 42.25,26.

d Chap. $2.15, 16.

4 b This day came ye out, in the month Abib.

5 ¶ And it shall be when the LORD hall bring thee into the land of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Hivites, and the Jebufites, which he fware unto thy fathers to give thee, a land flowing with milk and hony, that thou fhalt keep this fervice in this month.

6d Seven days fhalt thou eat unleavened bread, and in the seventh day fhall be a feaft to the LORD.

7 Unleavened bread fhall be eaten feven days: and there thall no leavened bread be seen with thee, neither fhall there be leaven feen with thee in all thy quarters.

8 And thou fhalt fhew thy fon in that day, faying, This is done becaufe of that which the LORD did unto me, when I came forth out of Egypt. 9 And it shall be for e a fign unto thee upon thine hand, and for a me-Bus, morial between thine eyes; that the 11.18 LORDS law may be in thy mouth: for a. 49 with a strong hand hath the LORD Jer. 22, brought thee out of Egypt.

• Soc Ver. 16 Numb. 35.38.

Prov. 1.9.

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24. Marth 43.5.

fChap. 22. 29. & 34.19.


10 Thou shalt therefore keep this ordinance in his feafon from year to year.

I¶And it fhall be when the LORD fhall bring thee into the land of the Canaanites, as he fware unto thee and to thy fathers, and thall give it thee,

12 f That thou fhalt fet apart Lev. 27 unto the LORD all that openeth the Numb. 8. matrix: and every firftling that cometh of a beast, which thou haft, the Bzek 44. males fhall be the LORDS.


Deut. 151



+ Heb.

pass over.

13 And every firftling of an afs cause to thou shalt redeem with a | lamb; Numb and if thou wilt not redeem it, then 8.15.36. thou fhalt break his neck: and all the humb firft-born of man amongst thy chil$8.46. dren fhalt thou redeem

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14¶ And it shall be when thy son Before afketh thee + in time to come, fay- Chrift ing, What is this? that thou shalt say 1491. unto him, By ftrength of hand the + Heb. LORD brought us out from Egypt, raw, from the house of bondage.

15 And it came to país when Pharaoh would hardly let us go, that the LORD flew all the firft-born in the land of Egypt, both the first-born of man, and the firft-born of beast: therefore I facrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the first-born of my children I redeem.

16 And it fhall be for a token upon thine hand, and for frontlets between thine eyes: for by ftrength of hand the LORD brought us forth out of Egypt.

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Pharaoh pursueth the children of Ifrael: Chap. xiv. Before the fea, over against Baal-zephon : Chrift before it fhall ye encamp by the fea, 1491. 3 For Pharaoh will fay of the children of Ifrael, They are intangled in the land, the wilderness hath fhut them in.

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4 And I will harden Pharaohs heart, that he fhall follow after them, and I will be honoured upon Pharaoh, and upon all his hoft; that the Egyptians may know that I am the LORD. And they did fo.

5¶And it was told the king of Eegypt, that the people fled: and the heart of Pharaoh and of his fervants was turned against the people, and they faid, Why have we done this, that we have let Ifrael go from ferving us?

6 And he made ready his chariot, and took his people with him.

7 And he took six hundred chofen chariots, and all the chariots of Egypt, and captains over every one of them.

8 And the LORD hardened the heart of Pharaoh king of Egypt, and he purfued after the children of Iffamb rael: and f the children of Ifrael went out with an high hand.


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6. 9 But the Egyptians purfued afMac. 4 ter them (all the horfes and chariots

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& Pfal. 106.7.

: Chap. 5.

21.& 6.

of Pharaoh, and his horsemen, and his army) and overtook them encamping by the fea, beside Pi-hahiroth before Baal-zephon.

10 And when Pharaoh drew nigh, the children of Ifrael lifted up their eyes, and behold, the Egyptians marched after them, and they were fore afraid : and the children of Ifrael cried out unto the LORD.

11 h And they faid unto Mofes, Because there were no graves in Egypt, haft thou taken us away to die in the wilderness? Wherefore haft thou dealt thus with us, to carry us forth out of Egypt?

12 i Is not this the word that we did tell thee in Egypt, faying, Let us alone, that we may ferve the Egyptians? For it had been better for us to ferve the Egyptians, than that we fhould die in the wilderness.

13¶ And Mofes faid unto the peochron, ple, k Fear ye not, ftand ftill, and 2015.17. fee the falvation of the LORD, which Or for he will fhew to you to day: || for the Egyptians whom ye have feen to Fin day, ye shall fee them again no more day for ever.

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14 The LORD fhall fight for

They pass through the Red fea.

you, and ye fhall hold your peace. Before 15 And the LORD faid unto Chrift Mofes, Wherefore crieft thou unto 1491. me? Speak unto the children of If-· rael, that they go forward.

16 But lift thou up thy rod, and ftretch out thine hand over the fea, and divide it: and the children of Ifrael fhall go on dry ground through the mids of the fea.

17 And I, behold I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians, and they fhall follow them: and I will get me honour upon Pharaoh, and upon all his hoft, upon his chariots, and upon

his horsemen.

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29 But the children of Ifrael walked upon dry land in the midst of the fea: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.

30 Thus the LORD faved Ifrael that day out of the hand of the Egyptians and Ifrael faw the Egyptians dead upon the fea-fhore.


31 And Ifrael faw that great + work which the LORD did upon the Egyptians and the people feared the LORD, and believed the LORD, and his fervant Moles.



Mofes fong. 22 The people want water. 23 The bitter waters of Marah, 25 are fweetened.

Hen fang a Mofes and the chilTH dren of Ifrael this fong unto the LORD, and fpake, laying, I will fing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed glorioully; the horfe and his rider hath he thrown into the fea.

2 The LORD is my strength and Apeu.10. bfong, and he is become my falvaa. 18. tion: he is my God, and I will pre3. & 109. pare him an habitation; my fathers 118. God, and I will exalt him.

2. & 22.


J. 12.2.


d Pil. 118. 15,

3 The LORD is a man of war : the LORD is his name.

4 Pharaohs chariots and his hoft hath he caft into the fea: his chofen captains alio are drowned in the Red fea.


The depths have covered them: Nen. 9. they fank into the bottom as a stone. 6 Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the enemy.


7 And in the greatness of thine excellency thou haft overthrown them that rofe up against thee: thou eIfal. S. fenteft forth thy wrath, which con4&47 fumed them as stubble.

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The fong of Mofes.

8 And f with the blaft of thy no- Before ftrils the waters were gathered toge- Chrift ther: 8 the floods ftood upright as an 1491. heap, and the depths were congealed cap. in the heart of the sea.

14.21. Job 4.9. 2 Theil. 2.

g Pfal.

9 The enemy faid, I will purfue, s. I will overtake, I will divide the spoil: 5.13. my luft fhall be fatisfied upon them, 5 I will draw my fword, my hand shall || destroy them.



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10 Thou didst blow with thy wind, the fea covered them: i they fank as i ver. 5. lead in the mighty waters.

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II * Who is like unto thee, O 2 sam. LORD, amongst the gods? who is 1 Kings S. like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in prailes, doing wonders? 12 Thou ftretchedft out thy right Jer. 10.6. hand, the earth fwallowed them. yor, 13 Thou in thy mercy haft led an forth the people which thou haft redeemed thou haft guided them in thy ftrength unto thy holy habitation.


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14 The people shall hear, and be 1 Numb. afraid: forrow hall take hold on the Deur, 2. inhabitants of Palestina.

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25: Jufb.2.9. m Gen.


n Deut. 2.

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15 m Then the dukes of Edom fhall be amazed, the mighty men of Moab trembling fhall take hold upon them: Pall the inhabitants of Canaan fhall melt away. 16 9 Fear and dread shall fall upon 25.11. them, by the greatnefs of thine arm 25. they fhall be as ftill as a stone: till thy people pafs over, O LORD, till the people pafs over, which thou haft purchased.

Joth. 2.9.

19.5. Deut. 32.


Tit. 2. 14.

s 44

17 Thou shalt bring them in, and 2 sam.7. $ plant them in the mountain of thine 33;. inheritance, in the place, O LORD, 129 which thou haft made for thee to so.” dwell in in the fanctuary, O LORD, which thy hands have eftablished.



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24 And the people murmured against Mofes, faying, What shall we drink?

25 And he cried unto the LORD, Pectus and the LORD thewed him a btree, which when he had caft into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a ftatute and an ordinance, and there e he proved them,

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& Chap. 16.4

f Deut. 7.45.

Chap. 21.25Pfal. 103.

26 And faid, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his fight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his ftatutes; f I will put none of these difeafes upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD & that healeth thee.

27 And they came to Elim, 3.& 147 where were twelve wells of water, Numb. and threescore and ten palm-trees: 33.9. and they encamped there by the

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Quails and manna fent. from heaven for you; and the people Before fhall go out and gather a certain Chriit rate every day, that I may d prove 1491. them, whether they will walk in my portion law, or no.


of a day in Bis day,


5 And it fhall come to pafs, that Prov. 30. on the fixth day, they fhali prepare Matth. that which they bring in; and it 6. fhall be twice as much as they gather 15.25, daily.

d Cisp.

Deut. S.

2, 16. e See Lev. 25.21. ↑ Sce

6 And Moles and Aaron faid unto all the children of lirael, f At even, ver. 13. then ye shall know that the LORD hath brought you out from the land of Egypt.

Ver. 10.

7 And in the morning, then ye fhall fee & the glory of the LORD; See for that he heareth your murmurings against the LORD: And what are we, that ye murmur against


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9¶ And Mofes fpake unto Aaron, Luke 1o. Say unto all the congregation of the Rom. 13. children of Ifrael, Come near before the LORD: for he hath heard your murmurings.

10 And it came to pass, as Aaron fpake unto the whole congregation of the children of Ifrael, that they looked toward the wilderness, and behold, the glory of the LORD ap-i Chap.

peared in the cloud.

11 ¶ And the LORD fpake unto Mofes, faying,

12 I have heard the murmurings of the children of Ifrael; fpeak unto them, faying, At even ye fhall eat flefh, and in the morning ye thall be filled with bread: and ye shall know that I am the LORD your God.


11. 31.

13 And it came to pass, that at even k the quails came up, and covered Numb. the camp: and in the morning the Pos dew lay round about the hoft.


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14 And when the dew that lay 1 Numb. was gone up, behold, upon the face Ne of the wilderness there lay a fmall Pfal. 75. round thing, as small as the hoar Wild. 16. frost on the ground.

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15 And when the children of Ifrael faw it, they faid one to another, It is manna: for they wift not what ? or, it was. And Mofes laid unto them,

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17 And the children of Ifrael did fo, and gathered, fome more, fome lefs.

18 And when they did mete it a2 Cor. with an omer, a he that gathered much, had nothing over, and he that gathered little, had no lack: they gathered every man according to his eating.


19 And Mofes faid, Let no man leave of it till the morning.

20 Notwithstanding they hearkened not unto Mofes, but fome of them left of it until the morning, and it bred worms and ftank: and Mofes was wroth with them.

21 And they gathered it every morning, every man according to his eating and when the fun waxed hot, it melted.

22¶And it came to pass that on the fixth day they gathered twice as much bread, two omers for one man: and all the rulers of the congregation came and told Moses.

23 And he faid unto them, This is that which the LORD hath faid, To o Gen. 2. morrow is the rest of the holy fabbath unto the LORD: bake that which ye will bake, to day, and feethe that ye will feethe; and that which remaineth over, lay up for you to be kept until the morning.

24 And they laid it up till the morning, as Mofes bade: and it did not stink, neither was there any worm therein.

25 And Mofes faid, Eat that to day; for to day is a fabbath unto the LORD: to day ye shall not find it in 'the field.

26 Six days ye fhall gather it; but on the feventh day which is the fabbath, in it there thall be none.

27 And it came to pass, that there went out some of the people on the feventh day for to gather, and they found none.

28 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, How long refufe ye to keep my commandments and my laws ?

29 See, for that the LORD hath given you the fabbath, therefore he

The people murmur.

giveth you on the fixth day the Before Bread of two days: abide ye every Christ man in his place, let no man go out 1491. of his place on the feventh day.

30 So the people rested on the feventh day.


31 And the house of Ifrael called the name thereof Manna: and Pit Numb, was like coriander-feed, white; and the tafte of it was like wafers made with hony.

32 ¶ And Mofes faid, This is the thing which the LORD commandeth, Fill an omer of it to be kept for your generations; that they may fee the bread wherewith I have fed you in the wilderness, when I brought you forth from the land of Egypt.


33 And Mofes faid unto Aaron, Take a pot, and put an omer full 2*** of manna therein, and lay it up be- Hebr.9.4. fore the LORD, to be kept for your generations.

34 As the LORD commanded Mofes, fo Aaron laid it up before the Teftimony, to be kept.


35 And the children of Ifrael did eat manna forty years, until they Numb came to a land inhabited: they did bets. eat manna, until they came unto the borders of the land of Canaan. 36 Now an omer is the tenth part of an ephah.


I The people murmur for water at Repbilim. 5 Mofes fent to the rock in Horeb. 8 Amalek is over


s Joth. 5. 12.


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