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m Deut. 15.21.&

Ma!. 1.8. n Chap. 3.4.

21 And a whofoever offereth a fa17.1. crifice of peace-offerings unto the LORD, to accomplish his vow, or a free-will-offering in beeves, or || fheep, it fhall be perfect, to be accepted: there fhall be no blemish therein.

Or, geats.

• Ver.20.

Or, kid.

p Chap.

21. 18.

q Exod. 22.30.&

22 Blind, or broken, or maimed, or having a wen, or fcurvy, or scabbed, ye shall not offer theie unto the LORD, nor make an offering by fire of them upon the altar unto the LORD.

23 Either a bullock, or a | lamb that hath any thing P fuperfluous or lacking in his parts, that mayeft thou offer for a free-will-offering; but for a vow it shall not be accepted.

24 Ye shall not offer unto the LORD that which is bruifed, or crushed, or broken, or cut; neither shall you make any offering thereof in your land.

25 Neither from a strangers hand fhall ye offer the bread of your God of any of thefe; because their corruption is in them, and blemishes be in them: they fhall not be accepted for you.

26 ¶ And the LORD fpake unto Mofes, faying,

27 4 When a bullock, or a fheep, 23.19.& or a goat is brought forth, then it De fhall be feven days under the dam;



Or, jor-goat.

r Deut. 22.6.

Chap. 7.15.

↑ Chap. 10. 3.

and from the eighth day and thenceforth, it fhall be accepted for an offering made by fire unto the LORD.

28 And whether it be cow or || ew, ye fhall not kill it and her young both in one day.

29 And when ye will offer a facrifice of thanksgiving unto the LORD, offer it at your own will.

30 On the fame day it fhall be eaten up, ye fhall leaves none of it until the morrow: I am the LORD.

31 Therefore shall ye keep my commandments, and do them: I am the LORD.

32 Neither fhall ye profane my holy name, but I will be hallowed among the children of Ifrael: I am the LORD which hallow you,

33 That brought you out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: I am

the LORD.


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I And he fhall wave the fheaf Heb. before the LORD, to be accepted for you on the morrow after the fabbath the priest fhall wave it.

12 And ye fhall offer that day when ye wave the theaf, an he lamb without blemish, of the first year, for a burnt-offering unto the LORD.

13 And the meat-offering thereof shall be two tenth-deals of fine flour mingled with oil, an offering made by fire unto the LORD for a tweet favour and the drink-offering thereof fhall be of wine, the fourth part of an hin.

14 And ye fhall eat neither bread, nor parched corn, nor green ears,

1 Of fundry feafis. 26 The day of until the felf-fame day that ye have


brought an offering unto your God:

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Chap. xxiii.

folemn feafts. Before It shall be a statute for ever through-feventh month, there shall be a day Before Chrift out your generations, in all your of atonement, it shall be an holy con- Chrift 1490. dwellings. vocation unto you, and ye shall af- 1490. flict your fouls, and offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD.



Cap. 15.¶ And dye shall count unto Deut. 15. you from the morrow after the fah-❘ bath, from the day that ye brought the theaf of the wave-offering; feven fabbaths fhall be complete:

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20 And the priest fhall wave them with the bread of the first-fruits, for a wave-offering before the LORD, Numb with the two lambs: they fhall be Deut. 18. holy to the LORD for the priest.


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k Deut. 24-19.


21 And ye fliall proclaim on the felf-fame day, that it may be an holy convocation unto you: ye shall do no fervile work therein: It shall be a statute før ever in all your dwellings throughout your generations.

22¶ And i when ye reap the harveft of your land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the corners of thy field, when thou reapeft, neither fhalt thou gather any gleaning of thy harvest thou shalt leave them unto the poor, and to the stranger: I am the LORD your God.

23¶ And the LORD fpake unto Mofes, faying,

24 Speak unto the children of If29. rael, faying, In the feventh month, in the first day of the month fhall ye Chap. have a fabbath, ma memorial of blowing of trumpets, an holy convocation. 25 Ye thall do no fervile work therein; but ye fhall offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD.


a Chap. 15.30.



26 And the LORD fpake unto Mofes, faying,

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37 Thefe are the feafts of the LORD, which ye fhall proclaim to be holy convocations, to offer an offering made by fire unto the LORD, a burntoffering, and a meat-offering, a facrifice, and drink-offerings, every thing upon his day:

38 Befides the fabbaths of the LORD, and besides your gifts, and besides all your vows, and besides all your free-will-offerings, which ye give unto the LORD.

39 Alfo in the fifteenth day of the feventh month, when ye have gathered in the fruit of the land, ye shall keep a feaft unto the LORD feven days on the first day ball be a fabbath, and on the eighth day shall be a fabbath. 40 And


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Before 40 And ye shall take you on the Chrift first day the + boughs of goodly 1490. trees, branches of palm-trees, and the Neh. 8. boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye thall rejoice before the LORD your God feven days.

IS. + Heb. fruit.

a Exod. 27.20.

↑ Heb.
to cause to

Exod. 31.3.

c Exod. 25.30.

d Exod.

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41 And ye shall keep it a feaft unto the LORD feven days in the year: It shall be a ftatute for ever in your generations, ye thall celebrate it in the feventh month.

42 Ye thall dwell in booths feven days; all that are Ifraelites born, fhall dwell in booths:

43 That your generations may know that I made the children of Ifrael to dwell in booths, when I brought them out of the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.

44 And Mofes declared unto the children of Ifrael the feasts of the LORD.


10 Shelomiths fon blafphemeth. 13 The
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Without the vail of the teftimony, in the tabernacle of the congregation, fhall Aaron order it from the evening unto the morning, before the LORD continually: It het be a ftatute for ever in your generations. 4 He fhall order the lamps upon the pure candlestick before the LORD contínually.

5 And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake twelve cakes thereof: two tenth-deals fhall be in one cake.

6 And thou fhalt fet them in two rows, fix on a row, upon the pure table before the LORD.

The law of blafphemy.

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16 And 5 he that blafphemeth the £1 Kis Name of the LORD, he thall furely be put to death, and all the congregation thall certainly ftone him as well the stranger, as he that is born in the land; when he blafphemeth the Name of the LORD, thall be put to death.

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17h And he that †killeth any 21.12. man, thall furely be put to death. Numb. 18 And he that killeth a beaft, fhall make it good; † beast for beast. 19 And if a man caufe a blemish in his neighbour; as i he hath done, fo fhall it be done unto him: 20 Breach for breach, eye for eye, Exod. tooth for tooth: as he hath caused a blemish in a man, fo thall it be done 21. to him again.


+ Heh. Life for Life

21.24. Deut. 19.

k Fxod.

* And he that killeth a beast, 21.33.
he fhall reftore it: and he that kill-
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22 Ye thall have one manner of Exod.

7 And thou shalt put pure frank-law, as well for the ftranger, as for
incenfe upon each row, that it may one of your own country: for I am
be on the bread for a memorial, even the LORD your God.
au offering made by fire unto the

8 Every fabbath he shall fet it in order before the LORD continually,

23 And Mofes fpake unto the children of Ifrael, that they should bring forth him that had curfed, out of the camp, and ftone him with being taken from the children of Iftones: and the children of Israel did racl by an everlasting covenant. as the LORD commanded Mofes. CHAP. XXV.

9 And it shall be Aarons and his 29. fons, and they fhall eat it in the holy place: for it is most holy unto him, of the offerings of the LORD made by fire, by a perpetual ftature.





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The year of jubilee.

Chap. xxv.

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3 Six years thou fhalt fow thy field, and fix years thou shalt prune thy vineyard, and gather in the fruit thereof.

4 But in the seventh year fhall be a fabbath of reft unto the land, a fabbath for the LORD: thou fhalt neither fow thy field, nor prune thy vineyard.

5 That which groweth of its own accord of thy harvest, thou fhalt not reap, neither gather the grapes t of thy vine undrefled for it is a Arten year of reft unto the land.

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Heb. lead of found. c Chap. 23.24.27.


6 And the fabbath of the land fhall be meat for you; for thee, and for thy fervant, and for thy maid, and for thy hired fervant, and for thy ftranger that fojourneth with thee,

7 And for thy cattle, and for the beaft that are in thy land, fhall all the increase thereof be meat.

8 And thou shalt number seven fabbaths of years unto thee, feven times feven years, and the ipace of the feven fabbaths of years ihall be unto thee forty and nine years.

9 Then fhalt thou cause the trumpet † of the jubilee to found, on the tenth day of the feventh month; in the day of atonement, shall ye make the trumpet found throughout all your land.

10 And ye fhall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land, unto all the inhabitants thereof: it fhall be a jubilee unto you, and ye shall return every man unto his poffeffion, and ye fhail return every man unto his family.

11 A jubilee fhall that fiftieth year be unto you: ye fhall not fow, neither reap that which groweth of itfelf in it, nor gather the grapes in it of thy vine undreffed.

12 For it is the jubilee, it fhall be holy unto you: ye shall eat the increase thereof out of the field.

13 In the year of this jubilee, ye fhall return every man unto his poffeffion.

14 And if thou fell ought unto thy neighbour, or buyeft ought of thy neighbours hand; ye shall not oppreis one another.

15 According to the number of years after the jubilee, thou shalt buy

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of thy neighbour, and according un- Before to the number of years of the fruits Chrift he fhall fell unto thee:

16 According to the multitude of years thou that increase the price thereof, and accordin, to the fewneis of years thou that diminish the price of it: for according to the number of the years of the fruits doth he fell unto thee.

17 Ye fhall not therefore opprefs one another; but thou shalt fear thy God: for I am the LORD your God.

18 Wherefore ye thall do my ftatutes, and keep my judgments, and do them; and ye fhall dwell in the land in fafety.


19 And the land fhall yield her fruit, and ye thall eat your fill, and chap dwell therein in fafety.

20 And if ye thall fay, What shall we eat the feventh year? behold, we fhall not fow, nor gather in our increate:

21 Then I will command my bleffing upon you in the fixth year, and it hall bring forth fruit for three

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23 The land fhall not be fold + for ever: for the land is mine, for! or, to be quite ye are ftrangers and fojourners with



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24 And in all the land of your poffeffion, ye thall grant a redémp- 112.19. tion for the land.

I Pet. 24


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Ruth 3.24

25 If thy brother be waxen f Ruth 26 poor, and hath fold away fome of his poffeilion, and if any of his king see come to redeem it, then fhall he re- 9, 12. deem that which his brother fold. 26 And if the man have none to redeem it, and † himself be able to Heb redeem it :

27 Then let him count the years of the fale thereof, and restore the overplus unto the man to whom he fold it; that he may return unto his poffeffion.

28 But if he be not able to restore it to him, then that which is fold fhall remain in the hand of him that hath bought it, until the year of ju bilee: and in the jubilee it fhall go out, and he fhall return unto his poffeffion.

29 And if a man fell a dwellinghoufe in a walled city, then he may redeem it within a whole year after

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Of compaffion to the poor.

- Leviticus! Before it is fold: within a full year may he Chrift redeem it.

$491. 30 And if it be not redeemed within the fpace of a full year; then the house that is in the walled city, fhall be eftablished for ever to him that bought it, throughout his generations: it fhall not go out in the jubilee.

31 But the houfes of the villages which have no walls round about them, thall be counted as the fields + Heb. of the country: † they may be rebengeth deemed, and they shall go out in the jubilee.


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Joth. 21. 2, &c.


one of the Levites redeem them.

+ Heb.

32 Notwithstanding, the cities of the Levites, and the houses of the cities of their poffeffion, may the Levites redeem at any time.

33 And if a man purchase of the Levites, then the houfe that was fold, and the city of his poffeffion fhall go out in the year of jubilee: for the houfes of the cities of the Levites are their poffeffion among the children of Ifrael.

34 But the field of the fuburbs of their cities may not be fold, for it is their perpetual poffeffion.

35 And if thy brother be waxen poor, and † fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt + relieve him: yea, brengsten, though be be a stranger, or a fojourner; that he may live with thee.

b's band faileto. + Heb.

i Exod. 22 25.

36 i Take thou no ufury of him, Deut. 23. or increase: but fear thy God; that Pov. 28. thy brother may live with thee.


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37 Thou shalt not give him thy 1&21. money upon ufury, nor lend him thy Neh.3. victuals for increate.


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38 I am the LORD your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, to give you the land of Canaan, and to be your God.

39 And if thy brother that dcelleth by thee be waxen poor, and be fold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to ferve as a bondJer thy fervant:

Jer. 3414.


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40 But as an hired fervant, and as a fojourner, he thall be with thee, and shall ferve thee unto the year of jubilee.

41 And then shall he depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and fhall return unto his own family, and unto the poffeffion of his fathers fhall he return.

42 For they are my fervants, which I brought forth out of the e land of Egypt: they shall not be fold fate of a + as bond-men.

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43 Thou shalt not rule over him Before with rigour, but thalt fear thy God. Chrift 44 Both thy bond-men, and thy 1491. bond-maids, which thou fhalt have, m shall be of the heathen that are round col 4.1. about you; of them shall ye buy bond-men and bond-maids.

45 Moreover, of the children of the strangers that do fojourn among you, of them thall ye buy, and of their families, that are with you, which they begat in your land: and they shall be your poffeffion.

46 And ye fhall take them as an inheritance for your children after you, to inherit them for a poffeffion,

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they shall be your bond-men fort He ever but over your brethren the children of Ifrael, ye shall not rule one over another with rigour.

47 ¶ And if a fojourner or stranger wax rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by him wax poor, and fell himself unto the ftranger or sojourner by thee, or to the stock of the ftrangers family:

48 After that he is fold, he may be redeemed again; one of his brethren may redeem him:

49 Either his uncle, or his uncles fon may redeem him, or any that is nigh of kin unto him, of his family, may redeem him; or if he be able, he may redeem himself.

50 And he thall reckon with him that bought him, from the year that he was fold to him, unto the year of jubilee: and the price of his fale fhall be according unto the number of years, according to the time of an hired fervant fhall it be with him.

51 If there be yet many years behind; according unto them he shall give again the price of his redemption, out of the money that he was bought for.

52 And if there remain but few years unto the year of jubilee, then he fhall count with him, and according unto his years fhall he give him again the price of his redemption.

53 And as a yearly hired fervant fhall he be with him: and the other thall not rule with rigour over him in thy fight.

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