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Moses prage for the people. EXODUS. The Lord talks wrth Moses. that he may bestow upon you a blessing tered into the tabernacle, the cloudy pillar this day.

descended, and stood at the door of the 30 | And it came to pass on the mor- tabernacle, and the LORD talked with row, that Moses said unto the people, Ye Moses. have sinned a great sin: and now I will go 10 And all the people saw the cloudy up unto the Lord; peradventure I shall pillar stand at the tabernacle-door: and make an atonement for your sin. all the people rose up and worshipped,

31 And Moses returned unto the LORD, every man in his tent-door. and said, Oh, this people have sinned a great 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses face sin, and have made them gods of gold. to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend.

32 Yet now, if thou wilt, forgive their And he turned again into the camp; but sin: and if not, blot me, I pray thee, out his servant Joshua the son of Nun, a young of thy book which thou hast written. man, departed not out of the tabernacle.

33. And the LORD said unto Moses, 12 | And Moses said unto the LORD, Whosoever hath sinned against me, him See, thou sayest unto me, Bring up this will I blot out of my book.

people : and thou hast not let me know 34 Therefore now go, lead the people whom thou wilt send with me. Yet thou unto the place of which have spoken unto hast said, I know thee by name, and thou thee: Bebold, mine Aigel shall go before hast also found grace in my sight. thee: nevertheless, in the day when I 13 Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have visit, I will visit their sin upon them. found grace in thy sight, shew me now thy

35 And the LORD plagued the people, way, that I may know thee, that I may because they made the calf which Aaron find grace in thy sight: and consider that made.

this nation is thy people. CHAP. XXXIII.

14 And he said, My presence shall go ND the LORD said unto Moses, De- with thee, and I will give thee rest.

15 And he said unto him, If thy presence people which thou hast brought up out of go not with me, carry us not up bence. the land of Egypt, unto the land which I 16 For wherein shall it be known here sware unto Abraham, to Isaac, and to Ja- that I and thy people have found grace in cob, saying, Unto thy seed will I give it: thy sight? Is it not in that thou goest with

2' And I will send an angel before thee; us? So shall we be separated, I and thy and I will drive out the Canaanite, the people, from all the people that are upon Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Periz- the face of the earth. vite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite :

17 And the LORD said unto Moses, I 3 Unto a land flowing with milk and will do this thing also that thou hast spohoney: for I will not go up in the midst ken: for thou hast found grace in my sight, of thee; for thou årt a stiff-necked people: and I know thee hy name. lest I consume thee in the way.

18 And he said, I beseech thee, sbew 4 | And when the people heard these me thy glory. evil tidings, they mourned: and no man 19 And he said, I will make all my did put on him his ornaments.

goodness pass before thee, and I will pro5 For the LORD had said unto Moses, claim the name of the LORD before thee; Say unto the children of Israel, Ye are a and will be gracious to whom I will be stiff-necked people: I will come up into gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I the midst of thee in a moment, and con- will shew mercy, sume thee: therefore now put off thy or- 20 And he said, Thou canst not see my naments from thee, that I may know what face: forthere shall no man see me, and live. to do unto thee.

21 And the LORD said, Behold, there is e 6 And the children of Israel stripped place by me, and thou shalt stand upon a themselves of their ornaments by the rock: mount Horeb.

22 And it shall come to pass, while my 71 And Moses took the tabernacle, and glory passeth by, that I will put thee in a pitched it without the camp afar off from Cleft of the rock; and will cover thee with the camp, and called it the Tabernacle of my hand while I pass by : the Congregation. and it came to pass, 23 And I will take away my hand, that every one which sought the LORD, and thou shalt see my back parts: but my went out unto the tabernacle of the con- face shall not be seen. gregation, which was without the camp.

CHAP. XXXIV. 8 And it came to pass when, Moses went Atheektowo tables of stone like unto the

ND the LORD said unto Moses, Hew out unto the tabernacle, that all the people rose up, and stood every man at his tent- first: and I will write upon these tables door, and looked after Moses, until he was the words that were in the first tables which gone into the tabernacle.

thou brakest. 9 1 And it came to pass, as Moses en-" 2 And be ready in the morning, and

The Lord proclaims his name.' CHAP, XXXIV. God makes a covenant. come up in the morning unto mount Sinai, leavened bread. as I commanded thee in and present thyself there to me in the top the time of the month Abib: for in the of the mount.

month Abib thou camest out from Egypt. 3 And no man shall come up with thee, 19 All that openeth the matrix is mine: neither let any man be seen throughout all and every firstling among thy cattle, whethe mount : neither let the flocks nor herds ther ox or sheep, that is male. feed before that mount.

20 But the firstling of an ass thou shalt 4 And he hewed two tables of stone, like redeem with a lamb: and if thou redeem unto the first; and Moses rose up early in him not, then shalt thou break his neck. the moming, and went up unto mount Si- All the first-born of thy sons hou shalt repai, as the LORD had commanded him, deem. And none shall appear before me and took in his hand the two tables of stone. empty.

5 | And the LORD descended in the 21 Six days thou shalt work, but on the oloud, and stood with him there, and pro- seventh day thou shalt rest: in earingclaimed the name of the LORD.

time and in harvest thou shalt rest. 6 And the LORD passed by before him, 22 And thou shalt observe the feast of and proclaimed, The Lord, The LORD weeks, of the first-fruits of wheat-harvest, God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and the feastofingathering at the year'send. and abundant in goodness and truth, 23 Thrice in the year shall all your men

7 Keeping mercy for thousands, forg1v- children appear before the Lord Gan, the ing iniquity and transgression and sin, and God of Israel. that will by no means clear the guilty; 24 For I will cast out the nations before visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the thee, and enlarge thy borders: neither children, and upon the children's children, shall any man desire thy land, when thou onto the third and to the fourth generation. shalt go up to appear before the LORD thy

8 And Moses made haste, and bowed God thrice in the year. bis head toward the earth, and worshipped. 25 Thou shalt not offer the blood of my

9 And he said, If now I have found grace sacrifice with leaven, neither shall the sain thy sight, O Lord, let my Lord, f'pray crifice of the feast of the passover be left thee, go among us (for it is a stiff-necked until the morning. people) and pardon our iniquity and our 26 The first of the first-fruits of thy land sin, and take us for thine inheritance. thou shalt bring unto the house of the LORD

10 And he said, Behold I make a co- thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in Fenant: before all thy people I will do his mother's milk. marvels, such as have not been done in all 27 And the LORD said unto Moses, the earth, nor in any nation: and all the Write thou these words : for after the tenor people among which thou art shall see the of these words I have made a covenant with work of the LORD: for it is a terrible thing thee, and with Israel. that I will do with thee.

28 1 And he was there with the LORD 11 Observe thou that which I command forty days and forty nights; he did neithee this day: Behold, I drive out before ther eat bread nor drink water. And He thee the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and wrote upon the tables the words of the cothe Hittite, and the Perizzite, and the Hi- venant, the ten commandments. vite, and the Jebusite.

29 | And it came to pass when Moses 12 Take heed to thyself, lest thou make came down from mount Sinai (with the a covenant with the inhabitants of the land two tables of testimony in Moses' band, whither thou goest, lest it be for a snare in when he came down from the mount) that the midst of thee:

Moses wist not that the skin of his face 13 But ye shall destroy theiraltars, break shone, while He talked with him. their images, and cut down their groves; 30 And when Aaron and all the children

14 For thou shalt worship no other god : of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of for the LORD, whose name is Jealous, is a his face shone, and they were afraid to jealous God

come nigh him. 15 Lest thou make a covenant with the 31 And Moses called unto them; and inhabitants of the land, and they go a Aaron and all the rulers of the congregawboring after their gods, and do sacrifice tion returned unto him: and Moses talked unto their gods, and one call thee, and thou with them. eat of his sacrifice;

32 And afterward all the children of 16 And thou take of their daughters unto' Israel came nigh: and he gave them in thy sons, and their daughtersgo a whoring commandment all that the Lord had spoafter their gods, and make thy sons go aken with him in mount Sinai. whoring after their gods.

33 And till Moses ha : done speaking 17 Thou shalt make thee no molten gods. wi h them, he put a vail « n his face.

18 The feast of unleavened bread shalt: 34 But when Moses went in before the thou keep. Seven days shalt thou eat un-, LORD speak with him, he took be vail


Of the sabbath.

EXODUS. The people's readiness to offer. off, until he came out. And he came out 20 And all the congregation of the and spake unto the children of Israel that children of Israel departed from the prewhich he was commanded.

sence of Moses 35 And the children of Israel saw the 21 And they came, every one whose face of Moses, that the skin of Moses' face heart stirred him up, and every one whom shone: and Moses put the vail upon his face bis spirit made willing, and they brought again, until he went in to speak with Him. the Lord's offering to the work of the taCHAP. XXXV.

bernacle of the congregation, and for all tion of the children of Israel together, 22 And they came, both men and woand said unto them, These are the words men, as many as were willing-hearted, which the Lord hath commanded, that ye and brought bracelets, and ear-rings, and should do them.

rings, and tablets, all jewels of gold : and 2 Six days shall work be done, but on every man that offered, offered an offering the seventh day there shall be to you a of gold unto the Lord. holy day, a sablath of rest to the LORD: 23 And every man with whom was whosoever doeth work therein shall be found blue, and purple, and scarlet, and put to death.

fine linen, and goats' hair, and red skins of 3 Ye shall kindle no fire throughout rams, and badgers' skins, brought them. your habitations upon the sabbath day. 24 Every one that did offer an offering

4 1 And Moses spake unto all the con- of silver and brass brought the Lord's ofgregation of the children of Israel, saying, fering: and every man with whom was This is the thing which the LORD con- found sbittim-wood for any work of the manded, saying,

service, brought it. 5 Take ye from among you an offering 25 And all the women that were wise. unto the LORD: whosoever is of a willing hearted did spin with their hands, and heart, let him bring it, an offering of the brought that which they had spun, both of LORD; gold, and silver, and brass, blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of

6 And blue, and purple, and scarlet, fine linen. and fine linen, and goats' hair,

26 And all the women whose heart stir7 And rams' skins dyed red, and badgers' red them up in wisdom spun goats' hair. skins, and shittim-wood,

27 And The rulers brought onyx-stones, 8 And oil for the light, and spices for and stones to be set, for the ephod, and anointing oil, and for the sweet incense, for the breast-plate ;

9 And onyx-stones, and stones to be set 28 And spice, and oil for the light, and for for the ephod, and for the breast-plate. the anointing oil, and for the sweet incense.

10 And every wise-hearted among you 29 The children of Israel brought a willshall come, and make all that the LORD ing offering unto the Lord, every man hath commanded ;

and woman, whose heart made them will11 The tabernacle, his tent, and his co-ing to bring, for all manner of work which vering, his taches, and his boards, his bars, the LORD had commanded to be made by his pillars, and his sockets;

the hand of Moses. 12 The ark, and the staves thereof, with 30 | And Moses said unto the children the mercy-seat, and the vajlof the covering; of Israel, See, the Lord hath called by

13 The table, and his staves, and all name Bezaleel, the son of Uri, the son of his vessels, and the shew-bread; Hur, of the tribe of Judah;

14 The candlestick also for the light, 31 And he hath filled him with the spiand bis furniture, and his lamps, with the rit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, oil for the light;

and in knowledge, and in all manner of 15 And the incense-altar, and his staves, workmanship; and the anointing oil, and the sweet in- 32 And to devise curious works, to work cense, and the hanging for the door at the in gold, and in silver, and in brass, entering in of the tabernacle;

33 And in the cutting of stones, to set 16 The altar of burnt-offering, with his them, and in carving of wood, to make any brazen grate, his staves, and all his ves- manner of cunning work. sels, the laver and his foot;

34 And he hath put in his heart that he 17 The hangings of the court, bis pil- may teach, both he, and Aholiab, the son lars, and their sockets, and the hanging of Åhisamach, of the tribe of Dan. for the door of the cour;

35 Them hath he filled with wisdom of 18 The pins of the tabernacle, and the heart, to work all manner of work, of the pins of the court, and their cords; engraver, and of the cunning workman,

19 The clothes of service, to do service and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in in the holy place, the holy garments for purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of Aaron the priest, and the garments of his the weaver, even of them that do any work, sons, to minister in the priest's office. land of those that devise cunning work.


Offerings are recerved. CHAP. XXXVI. Curtains, &c. of the tabernacle. CHAP. XXXVI.

16 And he coupled five curtains by themTHEN THEN wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, selves, and six curtains by themselves.

and every wise-hearted man, in whom 17 And he made fifty loops upon the utthe Lord put wisdom and understanding termost edge of the curtain in the coupling, to know how to work all manner of work and fifty loops made he upon the edge of for the service of the sanctuary, according the curtain which coupleth the second; to all that the LORD had commanded. 18 And he made hfty taches of brass to

2 And Meses called Bezaleel and Abo- couple the tent together, that it might be liab, and every wise-hearted man, in one. whose heart the LORD bad put wisdom, 19 | And he made a covering for the Eten every one whose heart stirred him up tent of rams' skins dyed red, and a coverto come unto the work to do it:

ing of badgers' skins above that. 3 And they received of Moses all the 20 | And he made boards for the taberoffering which the children of Israel had nacle of shittim wood, standing up. brougtit for the work of the service of the 21 The length of a board was ten cubits, sanctuary, to make it withal. And they and the breadth of a board one cubit and brought yet unto bim free-offerings every a half. moming

22 One board bad two tenons, equally 4 And all the wise men, that wrought all distant one from another : thus did he the work of the sanctuary, came every make for all the boards of the tabernacle. man from his work which they made ; 23 And he made boards for the taber

5. And they spake unto Wioses, say- nacle; twenty boards for the south side ing, The people bring much more than southward : enough for the service of the work which 24 And forty sockets of silver he made the LORD commanded to make.

under the twenty boards; two sockets un6 And Moses gave commandment, and der one board for his two tenons, and two they caused it to be proclaimed throughout sockets under another board for his two the camp, saying, Let neither man nor tenons. Forban make any more work for the offer- 25 And for the other side of the tabering of the sanctuary. So the people were nacle which is toward the north corner, he restrained from bringing.

made twenty boards, 7 For the stuff they had was sufficient 26 And their forty sockets of silver; for all the work to make it, and too much. two sockets under one board, and two

89 And every wise-hearted man among sockets under another board. them that wrought the work of the taber- 27 And for the sides of the tabernacle nac:e made ten curtains of fine twined li-westward He made six boards. lied, and blue, and purple, and scarlet: with 28 And two boards made he for the corcherubims of cunning work made he them. ners of the tabernacle in the two sides.

9 The length of one curtain was twenty 29 And they were coupled beneath, and and eight cubits, and the breadth of one coupled together at the head thereof, to curtain four cubits: the curtains were all one ring: thus he did to both of them in of one size.

both the corners. 10 And he coupled the five curtains one 30 And there were eight boards; and anto another: and the other five curtains their sockets were sixteen sockets of silbe coupled one unto another.

ver, under every board two sockets. 11 And he made loops of blue on the 31 | And he made bars of shittim-wood; edge of one curtain from the selvedge in five for the boards of the one side of the the coupling : likewise be made in the ut- tabernacle, termost side of another curtain, in the 32 And five bars for the boards of the coupling of the second.

other side of the tabernacle, and five bars 12 Fifty loops made he in one curtain, for the boards of the tabernacle for the and fifty loops made he in the edge of the sides westward. curtain which was in the coupling of the 33 And be made the middle bar to shoot Second: the loops held one curtain to through the boards from the one end to the another.

other. 13 And he made fifty taches of gold, and 34 And he overlaid the boards with gold, coupled the curtains one unto another with and made their rings of gold to be places the taches. So it became one tabernacle. for t'ie bars, andoverlaid the bars witli gold.

14 I And he made curtains of goats' 35 | And he made a vail of blue, and kair for the tent over the tabernacle : purple, and scarlet, and fine twined linen: eleven curtains he made them.

with cherubims made heitof cunning work. 15 The length of one curtain was thirty! 36 And he made thereunto four pillars cubits, and tour cubits was the breadth of of shittim-wood, and overlaid them with one curtain : the eleven curtains were of gold: their books were of gold; and he One size.

!cast for them four sockets of silver.

The ark, mercy-seat, table, EXODUS. candlestick, and incense-altar. 37 And he made a hanging for the 17 [ And he made the candlestick of tabernacle-door of blue, and purple, and pure gold; of beaten work made be the scarlet, and fine twined linen, of needle- candlestick ; his shaft, and his branch, bis work ;

bowls, his knops, and his flowers were of 38 And the five pillars of it, with their the same : hooks : and he overlaid their chapiters 18 And six branches going out of the and their fillets with gold: but their five sides thereof; three branches of the cansockets were of brass.

dlestick out of the one side thereof, and CHAP. XXXVII.

three branches of the candlestick out of A NDOBE adecubite the area if she's time the other red bulbere of

19 Three bowls made after the fashion length of it, and a cubit and a half the of almonds in one branch, a knop, and a breadth of it, and a cubit and a half the flower; and three bowls made like alheight of it:

inonds in another branch, a knop and a 2 And he overlaid it with pure gold flower: so throughout the six branches within and without, and made a crown of going out of the candlestick. gold to it round about.

20 And in the candlestick were four 3 And he cast for it four rings of goid, bowls made like almonds, his knops and to be set by the four corners of it: even two his flowers : rings upon the one side of it, and two rings 21 And a knop under two branches of upon the other side of it.

the same, and a knop under two branches 4 And he made staves of shittim-wood, of the same, and a knop undertwobranches and overlaid them with gold.

of the same, according to the six branches 5 And he put the staves into the rings going out of it. by the sides of the ark, to bear the ark. 22 Their knops and their branches

6. And he made the mercy-seat of were of the same: all of it was one beaten pure gold: two cubits and a half was the work of pure gold. length thereof, and one cubit and a half 23 And he made his seven lamps, and the breadth thereof.

his snuffers, and his snuff-dishes, of pure 7 And he made two cherubims of gold, gold. beaten out of one piece made he them, on 24 Of a talent of pure gold made he it, the two ends of the mercy-seat;

and all the vessels thereof. 8 One cherub on the end on this side, 25 | And he made the incense-altar of and another cherub on the otherend on that shittim-wood: the length of it was a cubit, side: out of the mercy-seat made he the and the breadth of it a cubit; it was fourcherubims on the two ends thereof. square ;, and two cubits wa• the height of

9 And the cherubims spread out their it; the horns thereof were of the sami. wings on high, and covered with their 26° And he overlaid it with pure gold, wings over the mercy-seat, with their faces both the top of it, and the sides thereof one to another; even to the mercy-seat- round about, and the horns of it: also he ward were the faces of the cherubims.

made unto it a crown of gold round about. 10 | And he made the table of shittim 27 And he made two rings of gold for it wood: two cubits was the length thereof, under the crown thereof, by the two corand a cubit the breadth thereof, and a cubit ners of it, upon the two sides thereof, to be and a half the height thereof:

places for the staves to bear it withál. 11 And he overlaid it with pure gold, 28 And he made the staves of shittimand made thereunto a crown of gold round wood and overlaid them with gold. about.

29 | And he made the holy anointing 12 Also he made thereunto a border of oil, and the pure incense of sweet spices, a hand-breadth round about; and made according to the work of the apothecary. a crown of gold for the border thereof

CHAP. XXXVIII. round about. 13 And he cast for it four rings of gold, A Nine he made the altar of burnt-offer

ing of shittim-wood: five cubits was and put the rings upon the four corners the lengtă thereof, and five cubits the that were in the four feet thereof. breadth thereof; it was four-square; and

14 Over against the border were the three cubits the height thereof. rings, the places for the staves to bear the 2 And he made the borns thereof on the table.

four corners of it; the horns thereof were 15 And he made the staves of shittim of the same: and he overlaid it with wood, and overlaid them with gold, to brass. bear the table.

3 And he made all the vessels of the al16 And he made the vessels which were tar, the pots, and the shovels, and the baupon the table, bis dishes, and his spoons, sons, and the flesh-hooks, and the firc-pans: and his bowls, and his covers to cover all the vessels thereof made he of brass. withal, of pure gold.

4 And he made for the altar a brazen

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