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Elders prophers shall give us flesh to eat? for it was 30 And Moses galliin into the Camy, well with us in Egypt: therefore the he and the elders of Israel. LORD will give you feel, and ye 31 | And there went forth a vinu shall eat.

from the Lord, and brought quails 19 Ye shall not eat one day,nor two fron the sca, and let them fali b5 the days, vor five days, neither ten days, camp, as it were a day's journey on nor twenty days;

this side, and as it were a day's jour20 But even a wliole month, until it ney on the other side,round about the come out at your nostrils, and it becamp, and as it were two cubits high loathsome unto you : because that ye upon the face of the earth. have despised the LORD which is 32 And the people stood up all that among you, and bave wept belore day, and all that night, and all the next bim, saying, Why came we forth out day, and they gathered the quails: he of Egypt?

that gathered least gathered ten ho21 TT And Moses said, The people, mers; and they spread them all abroad among whom I am, are six hundred for theinselves round about the camp. tliousand footmen; and liiou hast said, 33 And while the flesh was yet beI will give them flesh, that they may tween their teetlı, ere it was chewed, eat a whole month.

the wrath of the Lord was kindled 22 Shall the flocks and the herds be against the people:and the Lord gmote slain for them, to suffice them? or shall the people with a very great plague. all the fish or the sea be gathered 10- 34 And he called the name of that gether for them, to sullice them? place KibrothJaltaarah: because there 23 And the LORD said unto Nioses, Is they buried the people that lusted. the LORD's hand waxed short? thou 35 And the people journeyed from shalt see now whether my word shall Kibroth-hattaavali unto Hazerolli; and come to pass unto thee or 006

abode at Hazeroth. 24 T And Moses went out, and told

CHAP. XII. the people the words other

como A Miriauno sand bdaron spake of the people, and set wem round Ethiopian woman whom he liad marabout the tabernacle.

ried: for he had married an Ethiopian 26 And tlie Lono came down in a woman. cloud, and spake unto him, and took 2 And they said, Hath the Lord inof the spirit that was upon bim, and deed spoken only by Moses? hath be gave ic unto the seventy elders: and it not spoken also by us? And the LORD Came to pass, that, when the spirit heard it. rested upon them, they prophesied, 3 (Now the man Moses was very and did not cerise.

meck, above all the men which were 26 But tbcre remained two of the upon the face of the carth.) men in the camp, the name of the one 4 And the Lord spake suddenly unto was Eldad, and the name of the other loses, and unto Aaron, and unto Mi. Medad: and the spirit rested upon riam, Come out ye three unto the talthem; and they were of them that crnacle of the congregation. And they were written, but went not out unto three came out. the tabernacle: and ibey prophesied 5 And lie Lond came down in the

pillar of the cloud, and stood in the 27 And there ran a young man, and door of the tabernacle, and cailed told Moyes and said, Eldad and Mcdad Aaron and Miriam; and they both do prophesy in the camp.

came fortlı. 28 And Joshua the son of Nun, the 6 And he said, Hear now my words: Bcrrant of Moses, one of bis young If there be a prophet among you, I lhe men, answered and said, 11; lord Dio- LORD will make myself known unto Bes, Corbid thein,

bin in a vision, and will speak untu 29 And Moses said unto bim, Enviest hin in a dreain. thou for my sake? would God that all! 7 Ny servant Moses is not so, who is the Lord's people were proplets and faithful in all my house. that the LORD would put his spirit & With him will I speak mouth to upon them!

Imouth, even apparently, and not in

in the camp.

Alirian's leprosy.

CHAP. XIII. Spies sent to Cana:I!. dark specches; and the similitude of 10 of the tribe of Zebulun; Gaddiel the LORD slal he behold: wherefore the son of Sodi. then were ye not afraid to speak 11 Of the tribe of Joseplı, ramcly, against my servant Mioges?

of the tribe of Manasseh ; Gaddi the 9 And the anger of the Lord was son or Susi. kindled against them, and he departed. 12 or the tribe of Dan; Ammie the

10 And the cloud departed from oth son of Gemalli. the tabernacle; and, behold, Miriam 13 of the tribe of Asler; Selhur the became leprous, ichile as show: and son of Michael. Aaron looked upon Miriam, and, be- 14 Oftbe tribe of Naphtal; Nabbi hold, she was leprous.

the son of Voposi. 11 And Aaron said unto Moses,Alas! 15 of the tribe of Gad; Geuel the my lord, I beseech thee, lay not the son of Machi. sin upon us, wlicrein we hare done 16 These are the names of the men foolishly, and wherein we have sinned, which Moses sent to spy out the land.

12 Let her not be as one dead, or And Moses called Oslica, the son of whom the flesh is hall consumed when Nun, Jehoshua. he cometli out of his motlier's womb. 17 1 And Nioses sent them to spy out

13 And Moses cried unto the LORD, the land of Canaan, andisaid unto saying, Heal her now, O God, I be-them, Get you up this roay southwarı, seech thee,

and go up into tie mountain; 14 T And the Lord said unto Moses, 18 And see the land what it is; and Is her father bad but spit in her lace, the people that dwelletk ilerein, should she not be ashamed seven days whether tbey be strong or weak, few let hier be shut out from the cainp scven or many; days, and alter that let her be received 19 And what the land is that they in ayain.

dwell in, whethier it be good or bad ; 15 And Miriam was shut out from and what cities they be tbat tiey dwell the camp seven days: and tbe people in, wlicther intents, or in strong holda; journeyed not til Iiriam was brought 20 And what ihe land is, whether it in ugain.

ve fat or leani, wliether there be woor 16 And afterward the people remor, therein, or not: and be ye of good ed from Hazerolli, and pitched in the courage, and bring of the fruit of the wilderness of Paran,

laod. Now the time was the time of CHAP. XIII.

the first-ripe grapes. ND the LORD spake unto Moses, 21 | So ihey went up, and searched saying,

the land, from the wilderness of Zin 2 Send thou men, that they may search unto Relio!), as men come to Hamath. the land of Canaan, which I give unto 22 And they ascended by the south, the children of Israel: of every tribe and came unto Hebron, whicre Abiof their fathers shall ye send a man, man, Sheshai, and Talınai, the chilevery one a ruler anong them. dren of Anak, were. (Now Hebron

3 And Moses, by the commandmen was built seven years before 'Zcan in of the Lord, sent them from the wil. Lgypt.) derness of Param: all tliose men were 233 And they came unto the brook of headis of the children of Israel. Eslicol, and cut down from whence a

4 And these were their names: Ochranch with one cluster of grapes, and the tribe of Reuben; Slammua the they bare it between two upon a stalt'; son of Laccur,

and they brought of ti pomegranates, 6 Of the tribe of Sinncon ; Shaphat and of the ligs. the son of Hori,

21 The place was called the brook 6 Or the tribe of Judab; Calcb the Eslicol, because of the cluster of grapes son of Jephunneb.

which the children of Israel cut down 7 of the tribe of Issacher; Igal the livin thence. son of Josepb.

25 And they returned from searching 8 of the tribe of Ephraim; Oshea of the land aller (orty days. the son of Niin.

261 and they went and came to MnOf the iribe of Benjamin; l'allises, and to Aron, and to all the conthe son of Ruphu.

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the logiciclitc.. the wilderness of Paran, to Kadesh; 6 Then Moges and Aaron lell on their and brought back word unto them, and faces before all the assembly of the unto allibe congregation, and showed congregation of the children of Is. thein the fruit of the land.

rael. 27 And Liey told bim, aud said, We 6 || And Joshua the son of Nun, and came unto the land whither thou sent. Caleb the son of Jephunnel, whicu est us, and surely it fowell with milk were of them that searched the land, and honey; and ibis is the fruit of it. rent their clothes;

28 Nevertheless, the people be strong 7 And they spake unto all the comthat dwell in the land, and the cities pany of the children of Israel, saying, are walled, and very great: and, more-The land, which we passed through ic over, we saw tie children of Anak searcb it, is an exceeding good land. there.

8 If the LORD delight ir us, then be 29 The Amalekites dwell in the land will bring us into this land, and give of the south; and the Hittites, and the it us ; à land which foweth with Jebusites, and the Amorites, dwell in milk and bcney. the mountains; and the Canaanites 9 Only rebelnot ye against the LORD, (well by tlie sea, and by the coast of neither sear ye the people of the land; Jordan.

for they are bread for us: their de30 And Caleb atilled the people be-rence is departed from them, and the fore Moses, and said, Let us go up at LORD is withi us; lear them not. once, and possess it; for we are well 10 But all the congregation bade stone able to overcome it

then with stones. And the glory of 31 But the men that went up with the LORD appeared in the tabernacle him said, We be not able to go up or the congregation before all the chil against the people; for they are strong. dren of Israel. er than we.

11 | And the Lord said unto Moses, 32 And they brought up an evil re- How long will this people provoke port of the land which they had search me? and how long will it be ere they ed unto the children of Israel, saying, believe nie, for all the signs which I The land, through wbicb we have bave showed among them? gone to search it, is a land that eateth 12 I will smite them with the pestiup the inhabitants thereof; and all lence, and disinherit them, and will the people that we saw in it are men make of thee a greater nation and or a great stature.

mighter than they. 3:3 And there we saw the giants, the 13 | And Moses said unto the LORD, Bons of Anak, which come of the Then the Egyptians shall hear it, (for giants: and we were in our own sight thou broughtest up this people in thy as grasshoppers, and so we were in night from among them ;) their sight.

14 And they will tell it to the inCHAP. XIV.

babitants of this land for they have Nn all the congregation Lifted up heard that thou, Lord, are among this people wept that night.

lo lace, and that thy cloud standelli 2 And all the children of Israelmur- over them, and that thou goest before mured against Moses, and against them by day-time in a pillar of a cloud, Aaron; and the whole congregation and in a pillar of fire by night. enid unto them, Would God that we 15 1 Now if thou shall kill all this had died in the land of Egypt! or, people as one man, then the nations would God we had died in this wil which have heard the faine of thee derness

will speak, saying,
3 And wberefore hath the LORD 19 Because the Lord was not able to
brought us unto this land, to fall by the bring this people into the land which
awon, that our wives and our chil-jhe sware unto thein, therefore he hath
dren should be a prey ? were it not bet- slain them in the wilderness.
ter for us to return into Egypt? 17 And now, I beseech thee, let the

4 And tbey said one to another, Let power of my Lord be great, accord-
us make a caplain, and let us return ing as thou hast spoken, sayiug,
vito Egypt

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of Moses. great mercy, forgiviog iniquity and 32 But 18 for you, your carcases, transgression, and by no means clear they shall fall in this wilderness. ing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of 33 And your children shall wander in the fathers upon the children unto the the wilderness forty years, and bear third and fourth generation.

your whoredomis, until your carcaseg 19 Pardon, I beseech thee, the ini- be wasted in the wilderness. quity of this people according unto the 34 Alter the number of the days in greatness of thy mcrcy, and as thou which ye searched the land,even forty hast forgiven this people, from Egypt days, each day for a year, shall ye bear even until now.

your iniquities, even forty years, and 20 And the LORD said, I have par. ye shall know my breach or promise. doned according to thy word; 35 l the LORD lave said, I will surely

21 Butas truly as I live, all the earth do it unto all this evil congregation, shall be filled with the glory of the thal are gathered together against me: LORD.

in this wilderness they shall be con22 Because all those men which bare sumed, and there they shall die. seen my glory, and my miracles, which 36 And the men which Moses sent I did in Egypt and in the wilderness, to search the land, who returned, and and have tempted me now these len made all tlie congregation to murmur tines, and have not hearkened to my against him, by bringing up a slander voice;

upon the land, 23 Surely they shall not sec the land 37 Even those inen that did bring up which I swire unto their fathers, nci- the evil report upon the land, died by ther shall ar:y of lben that provoked the plague before the LORD. me see it:

38 But Joshua the son of Nun, and 24 But my servant Caleb, because be Caleb the son of Jephunneh, chich had another spirit with lilin, and bath were of the men that went to search followed me lully, him will I bring the land, lived still. into the land whereinto he went; and 39 And Mosey told tbese sayings unio his seed shall possess it.

all the children of Israel: and the 25 (Now the Amalekites and the Ca- people mowned greatly. naanites dwelt in the valley.) To-nor40 1 And they rose up early in the row turn you,and get you into the wil. morning, and gut thein up into Die top derness by the way of the Red Sea. of the inountain, saying, Lo, we be

26 1 And the Lond spake unto No-here, and will go up unto the place sca ani unto Aaron, saying,

which the LORD bath promised: for 27 How long shall I bour with this we liave eiuned. evil. congregation, which

41 Aud Moses said, Wherefore now against me? I have heard the murmur. do y'e transgress the commandment of ings of the children of Israel, which the Lord? but it shall not prosper. they murmur against me.

12 Go not up, for the Lord is not 28 Say unto them, is truly as I live, among you; that ye be not smitten enith the LOAD, as ye liave spoken in before your enemies, mine ears, so will I do to you:

43 For the Amalekites and the Cil29 Your carcasca shall fall in this naunites are there before you, and wilderness; and all that were num- shall fall by the sword; because yo bered of you, according to your whole are turned away from the Lord, therenumber, loin twenty years old and up. sore the LORD will not be with you, Ward, which have murmured against 44 But they presumed to go up unto

die bill-top: nevertheless the ark ol 30 Doubtless ye shall not come into the covenant of the LORD, and Dioses, the land,concerning which I sware lo departed not out of the camp. make you dwell therein, save Caleb 45 Then the Amalekites came down, the son of Jephunnel, and Joshua the and the Canaanites, wbich dwelt ini 600 of Nu.

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Sundry offerings. 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, for you, and for the stranger that soand say unto them, Wheu ye become journeth with you. into the land of your habitations, 17 || And the LORD spake unto Mowhich I give unto you,

ses, saying, 3 And will make an offering by fire 18 Speak unto the children of Israel, unto llie LORD, a burnt Ollering or a and say unto them, When ye coine Aacritico in periorming a vow, or in a into the land whither I bring you, free-will-offering, or in your solemn 19 'Then it shall be, that, when ye cat least, to make a sweet savour into the of the bread of the land, ye sball ollor Lord, of the herd, or of the Nock: up a beave-ollering unto the LORD.

4 Then shall be that offereth his or 20 Ye shall oder op a cake of the first fering unto the Lord bring a meat-of. of your cough for a heave-oflering: ag sering or a tenth-deal of flour, mingled ye do the heave-offering of the threshwith the fourth part of a bin of oil. ing-floor, so shall y'e leave it. 6 And the fourth part of a hin of wine 21 of the first of your dough ye shall for a drink.ollering shalt thon prepare give in!o the LORD a leave offering in with the burnt offering or sacrifice for your generations. one lamb.

22 7 And if ye bave erred, and not ob6 Or for a ram, thou shalt prepare for served all these commandments, which a meat-offering two tenth-deals of lour the Lord liath epoken into Moses, mingled with the third part of a bin 23 Even all that the Lolls batli comof oil.

inanded you by the hand of Moscs, 7 And for a drink-offering thou shall from the day that the Lord commands ofter the third part of a bin of wine, eu lloses, and henccforward among for a sweet savour into the LORD. Jour gencratious;

8 And when thou preparest a bullock 2.1 Tlien it shall be if aught be comfor a burnt-offering, or fage a sacrifice mitted byignorance without the know. in performning a row, ir peace-offer-ledge of the congregation, ibat all the ings unto the Lord:

congregation shalloller one young bul. 9 Then shall be bring with a bullock lock for a burnt-otlarioy, for a swert a weat-ollering of three lenih-deals of savour unto the LORD, with his meatfour mingled with lalla bin of oil. ollering, and liig drink offering, ac.

10 Aud thou shalt bring for a drink cording to the manner,and one kidor offering half a hin of wine, for an the gouts for a sin-offering offering made by lire, of a sweet sa-l 25 And the priest shall make an atoneyour unto the LORD

ment for all the congregation of the 11 Tlug shull it be done for one bulchildren of Israel, and it shall be for: lock, or for one ram, or for a lamb, or given tbem; for il is ignorance: an A kid.

they shall bring their offering, a sacri. 12 According to the number that ye tice made by Gre unto the LORD, and

all prepare, so shall ye do lo every their siu-offering before the Lond, for one according to their nuinber. lbeir ignoruice:

13 All that are born of the country 26 And it shall be forgiven all the shall do these things alter this manner, congregation of the children of Israel, in vllering an oliering made by fire, or andthe stranger that sojourneth among a sweet savour unto the Lond. them; aceing all the pcopie were in

lit And if a stranger sojourn with ignorance. you, or wliosoever be among you in 27 And if any soul sin through ig. l'our generations, and will oller au norance, then he alall bring a she.goat oslering maile by fire, of a sweet sa of the first year for a sin-oficring. your unlo the Lond; as ye do, so be 28 Anel the priest shall make an alone. Blall do.

ment for the soul that simneth ignorant 15 One ordinance shall be both for ly, when he siuneth by ignorance beyou of the congregation, and also for fore the LORD to make an atonedient the stranger that sojourneth with you, for him; and it shall be forgiven an ordinance for ever in your genera- bim. tions: as ye are, 80 bliall the struger 29 Ye sha]] lave one law for himn that be berove the Lord.

simeth through ignorance, both for 16 One law and one manner shall be bin that is born aniong the children

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