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3 Your eyes have seen what the Lord did hath divided unto all nations under the whole because of Baal-peor: for all the men that leaven. followed Baal-peor, the Lory thy God hath 20 But the Lord hath taken you, and destroyed them from among you.
brought you (orth out of the iron furnace, 4 But ye that did cleave unto the LORD even out of Egypt, lo be unto him a people your God are alive every one of you this day. of inheritance, as ye ime this day
5 Behold, I have tauglit you statutes and 21 Furthermore, the LORD was angry with judgments, even as the LORD my God com- me for your sakes, and sware that I should manded me, that ye should do so in the land not go over Jordan, and that I should not go whither ye go to possess it.
in unto that good land which the LORD thy 6 Keep therefore, and do them ; for this is God giveth thee for an inheritance ; your wisdom and your understanding in the 22 But I must die in this land, I must not sigiit of the nations, which shall hear all these go over Jordan: but ye shall go over“ and statuies, and say, Surely tiis great nation is possess that good land. a wise and understanding people.
23 Take lieed unto yourselves, lest ye for. 7 For what nation is there so great, who get the covenant of the Lord your God, hath God so niglı unto them, as the LORD our which he made with you, and make you á God is in all things llut we call upon bim graven image, or the likeness of any thing, for?
which the LORD thy God latli forbidden thee. 8 And what nation is there so great, that 24 For the Lord thy God is a consuming hath statutes and judgments so righteous as fire, eren a jealous God. ail this law, which I set before you this day : 25 & When thou shalt beget children, and
9 Only take liced to thiysell, and keep thy children's children, and ye shall have remainsou! diligentiy, lest thou forget the bings led long in the land, and shall corrupt yourwhich thine eyes have seen, and lest they de- selves, and make a graven image, oribe like
from thy beast all the days of thy lite ; ness of any thing, and shall do evil in the teach them iliy sons, and thy son's sons: sight of the LORD thy God, to provoke lim 10 Specially the day that thou stoodest be- to anger ; fore the Lorý thy God in Horeb, when the 26 I call heaven and eartli to witness against LORD said unto me, Gather me the people you this day, that ye shall soon utlerly perish together, and I will make them licar iny from off te land whereunto ye go over Jor. words, that they may learn to fear nie all the dau to possess it; ye shall not prolong your days that they shall live upon the earth, and days upon it, but shall utterly be destroyed. tha! they may teach their children.
27 And the LORD shail scatter you among Il And ye came near, and stood under the the nations, and ye shall be left few in num n:ountain, and the mountain burned with ber among the heatlien, wlither the LORD fire unto the midst of heaven, with darkness, shall lead you. closeds, and thick darkness.
28 And ihere ye shall serve gods, the work 12 And the LORI) spake unto you out of oí men's hands, wood and stone, which neithie midst of the fire : ve beard die voice of ther see, nor lear, nor eal, nor smell. the words, but saw no similitude; only ye 29 But if from thence thou shall seek thie heard a voice.
LORD thy God, thou shalt find him, is thou 13 And he declared unto you liis covenant, seek him with a! thy heart, and with all thy which he commanded you to perform, even soul. ten cominandınents ; and he wrole them 30 When thou art in tribulation, and all upon two tables of stone,
these things are come upon thee, even in the 14 ! And the Lord commanded me at latter days, if thou turn to the LORD tliy God, that time to teach you statules and judg- and shall be obedient unto his voice, ments, that ye miglit do them in the cand 31 (For the LORD thy God is a merciful whiler ye go over 10 possess it.
God, he will not forsake thee, neither dei5 Take ye therefore good leed unto your-stroy thee, nor forget the covenant of thy selves, (ir ye saw no inanner of similitude ralliers, which he sware unto them. on the day that the LORD spake unto you in 32 For ask now of the days that are past, Horeb out of the midst of the fire,) which were before thee, since the day that
16 Lest ye corrupt yourselıcs, and make God created man upon the earth, and assis you a graven image, the similitude of any from the one side of heaven unto the other, ligure, the likeness of male or female; whether there liath been any such thing as
17 The likeness of any beast that is on the this great thing is, or bath bees heard like it? earth, the likeness of any winged fowl that 33 Did aver people liear the voice of God Bieth in the air;
speaking out of the midst of die tire, as thou 18 Tbe likeness of any thing that creepeth last heard, and live ? on the ground, the likeness of any fish that is 34 Orl: ut God assayed to go and take him in the waters beneath the eartı:
a nation from the midst of another nation, by 19 And lest thou lift up thine eyes unto :emplations, by signs, and by wonders, and heaven, and when thou seest the sun, and by war, and by a mighty liand, and by a the inoon, and the stars, even all the host of streiched-out arm, and by great lerrors, ac: nearen, shouldest be driven to worship them, cording to all uiat the LORD your God did and serve them, which the LORD thy God for you in Egypt before your eyes?
5 Unto thee it was shewed, that thou. 4 The Lord talked with you face to 1.4 mightest know that the Lord he is God; in die mount, out of the midst of the fire, there is none else besides him.
5 (I stood between the Lowd and ya at 36 Out of heaven he made thee to hear bis that tiine, to shew you the word of the LORD; voice that he mighe instruct thee; and upon for ye were afraid by reason of the fire, and earth: he shiewed thee his great fire; ard thou went not up into the mount,) saying, heardest his words out of ihe midst of the fire. 69. I omile Lorn thy God, which brouglio
37 And because he lured thy fathers, there thee out of the land of Egypé, from the house fore he close their seed alter diein, and of bondage, brought th:ee out in his sighit with his mighty 7 Thou shalt liave none other gods before power out of Egypt ;
38 To drive out nations from before thec, 8 Thou shalt not make thee iny graven gre'rier and miglitier than thou art, to bring image, or any likeness of anything that is in thee in, to give thee their land for an inle-heaven above, or that is in tlie earth beneath, ritance, as it is this day.
or that is in the waters beneath he earth: 39 Know therefore this day, and consider 9 Thou shall not bow down thyself unto it in thine lieart, that the Lord he is God in them, nor serve them : for I the LORD thy heaven above, and upon the carth bencatlı : God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of there is none else.
the fathers upon the children umto the eliird 40 Thou shalt keep therefore his statutes, and fourtlı genervtim of them tha: late me, and his commandinents, which I command 10 And shewing mercy unto thousands of thee this day, that it may go well with thee, them tlie: iure me, and keep my commandand with lliy children after thee, and that meats. thou mayest prolong thy days
upon the u Thou shall not take the name of the earth, wliich the LORD thy God giveth thee, 1.01:D thy God in vain : for the LORD will for ever.
not bold him guildless tliai taketh his name in 41 Then Moses severed three cities on vain. this side Jordan, toward the sun-rising; 12 Kcep tie sabbath-day to sanctify it, as
42 That the slayer miglit fiee thither, which the Lor) thy (ind hath commanded thre. should kill his neighbour unawares and liated 13 Six days thou shalt labour and do all hiin not in times past; and that, Aceing unto thy work ; one of these citics, he miglit live:
14 But the seventh day is the sabhaths of 43 Namely, Bezer in the wilderness, in the the LORD thy God : in il thou shalt not du plain country of the Reubenites; and Ra- any work, tlinu, nor thy son, nor thy daughinoth in Gilead of the Gadites; and Golan ter, nor thy man-servant, nor thy maid ser. in Bashan of the Manassites.
vant. nor ihine ox, nor ibine ass, nor any of 44 And this is the law which Moses set thy cattle, nor thy stranger thiat is within illiy before the children of Israel :
gates; that thy man-servall and ly maid45 These are the testimonies and the sta- servant may rest as well as thou. rules, and the judgments, whic! Moses spake 15 and remember that thou wast a serrant unto the children of Israel, after they came in the land of Egypt, and that the Lens) thy forth out of Egypt;
God brong httlice oat thence through a miglia 46 On this side Jordan, in the valley over tv land, and liy a strecked out arın: there. against Beth-peor, in the land of Silon hing sore the Lorniny God commanded thee lo of the Amorites, who dwelt at Heshibon, keep the sabbath-day: whom Moses and the children of Israel smote, 16 9 Honour thy lasher and thy motlıer, after they were come sorth out of Egypt: as the Lopathy God hath commanded thee;
47 And they posseseed his lanel, and the that thy days may be prolonged, and that is land of Og king of Bashan, two kings of the inay go well with thre, in the land which wie Amorites, which were on this side Jordan, Lori thy God giveth tice. toward the sun-rising ;
17 Thou shall not hill. 43 From Aroer, which is by the bank of 18 Neither shalt thou commit adultery. the river Arnon, even unto mcunt Silon, 19 Neither shalt thou steal. which is Hermo!).
10 Neither shalt thou bear false witness 49 And all the plain on this side Jordan against thy neiglıbour. eas:ward, even unto the sea of die plain, un 21 Neither shalt thou desire thy neighbour's der the springs of Pisgah
wife, neither shalt thou covet thy neighbrur's CHAP. V.
house, his field, or his man-servant, or his ND Moses called all Israel, and said un- maid-servant, his ox, or his ass, or any thing *udgments which I speak in your ears ulis 20 1 l hese words the Lord spake unto all day, that ye may learn them, and keep and your assenibly in the mount, ont of the midst do tliem,
of the fire, of the cloud, and of the thick 2 The Lord our God made a covenant dark ness, with a great voice; and he added with us in Horeb.
no more: and he wrote them in two tables 3 The Lord made not this covenant with of stonie, and delivered them unto me. our fathers, but with lis, eren 114, who are all 23 And it came to pass, when re heard the of us here alive this day.
(voice out of tie midt of tie darkness, (10
the mountain did burn with fire,) that yel 6 And these words, which I command then came near unto me, een all the leads of this day, shall be in thine heart. your tribes, and your elders ;
7 Avid thou shalt teach them diligently un24 And ye said, Behold, the LORD our God to thy children, and shalt talk of them when bath shewed us his glory, and his greatness, thou sittest in thine house, and when thou and we have heard his voice out of the midst walkest by the way, and when thou liest of the fire: we have seen this day that God down, and when thou risest up. doth talk with man, and he liveth.
3 And thou shalt bind them for a sign up25 Now therefore why should we die ? for on thine hand, and they shall be as frontlets this great fire will consume us. If we hear between thine eyes. the voice of the Lord our God aay more, 9 And thou shalt write them upon the then we shall die.
posis of thy nouse, and on thiy gates. 26 For who is there of all Nesh that hath 10 And it shall be, when the LORD thy heard the voice of the living God speaking God shall have brought llice into the land out of the midst of the fire, as we hive, and whiclı hesware unto thy fathers, 10 Abraham, lived ?
to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give thee great ard 27Go thou near, and hear all that the LORD goodly cities, which thou huildedzi not;, our God shall say; and speak thou unlo us 11 Ånd houses full of all good things, which all that the Lord our God shall speak unto thou filledst not; and wells digged, wnica thee, and we will hear it, and do it. thou diggedst noi'; vineyards and olive trees,
28 Anj the Lord heard the voice of your which thou planledst not; when thou shalt words, when ye spake unto me; and the wave eaten, and be full; LORD said unto me, I have beard tlie voice 12 Then beware lest thou forget the Lord, of the words of this people, which they have which brought thee forth out of the land of spoken unto thee: ihey have well said all Egypt, from the licuse of bondage. that they have spoken.
13 Thou shalt fear the LORD thy God, ard 29 Oh that there were such an heart in them, serve him, and shalt swear by lis name. that they would fear me, and keep all my 1+ Ye shall not go alter other gods, of the commandments always, that it might be well gods of the people which are round about you, with them, and with their children for ever! 15(For the Lord thy God is a jealous God
30 Go say to them, Get you into your among you ;) lest the anger of the LORD thy tents again.
God be kindled against thee, and destroy 31 Bul as for thee, stand thou here by me, thee from off the face of the earth. and I will speak unto thee all the command 16 1 Ye shall not tempt the LORD your ments, and the slalules, and the judgments, God, as ye templed him in Massah. which thou shalt teach them, that they may 17 Ye shall diligently keep the commarddo them in the land which I give them to ments of the Lord your God, and liis lesti
monies, and bis statutes, which he hath com. 39 Ye shall observe to do therefore as the manded thee. LORD your God hath commanded you : ye 18 And thou shalt do that which is right sliali not turn aside to the riglit land or to and good in the sigăt of the Lord; tliai it the left.
may be well with thee, and that thou may. 33 Ve shall walk in all the ways which est go in and possess the good land which the LORD your God hath commanded you, the lord sware unto thy fathers ; that ye may live ankl cha! it ray be well 19 To cast out all thine enemies from be
you, and that ye may prolong your fore thee, as the Lord hath spoken. days in the land which we shall possess. 0 ? And when thy son asketh thee in time CHAP.VI.
to coine, saying, What mean the testimonies, these are the commandments, the aod the statutes, and the judgments, which LORD your God commanders to teach you, 21 Then thou shalt say unto thy sou, We that ye might do them in the land whither were Pharaoh's bond-men in Egypt, and tha ye go to possess it;.
LORD brought us out of Egypt wiit a migh Thai thou migitest fear the Lord thy ty land. God, to keep all his stalules, and his com- 22 And the LORD shewed signs and wonders, mandments, which I command thee; thou, great and sore, upon Egypi, upon l'haraob, and thy son, and thy son's son, all the days of and upon all his household, before our eyes. thy life and that thy days may be prolonged. 23 And he brought us out from thence that
3 | Hear therefore, 0 Israel, and observe le might bring us in, to give us the land to dɔ it ; that it may be well with thee, and which lie sware unto our fathers. that ye may increase mightily, as the LORD 24 And the Lord commanded us to do God of thy fathers hatli promised thee, in all these statutes, to fear the Lori) our God, die land that floweth with milk and honey. for our good always, that he might preserve
4 Hear, O Israel; The LORD our God is us alive, as it is aí this day. one LORD:
25 And it shall be our righteousness, if we 5 And thou shalt love the LORD thy God ubserve to do all these commnndments before with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and the LORD our biod, as he hath comminanded
I possess it.
15 And the LORD will take away from thce into the land whither thou goest to evil diseases of Egypt, which thou knowest, possess it, and hath cast out many nations be- upon thee; but will lay them upon all them fore thee, the Hitites, and the Girgaslrites, tiat hate thee. and the Amorites, and the Canaanites, and 16 And thou shalt consume all the people thie Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Je- which the Lord thy God shall deliver thee; busites, seven nations greater und mightier thine eye shall have no pity upon them: nei. than thou;
ther shalt thou serve their gods; for that wil 2 And when the LORD thy God shall deli- be a snare unto thee. ver them before tbee, thou shalt smile then, 17 If thou shal: say in tline heart, These and uilerly destroy them; thou shalt make nations are more than 1, low can I dispossess no covenant with them, nor shew mercy un- them? to thein :
18 Thou shall not be afraid of them; bw 3 Neither shalt thou make marriages with shalt well remember what the LORD thy God them; thy daugliter thou shall not give unto did unto Pbaraoli, and unto all Egypt : his son, nor his daughter shalt thou take un 19 The great templations which ihine eyes to thy son.
saw, and the signs, and the wonders, and the 4 For they will turn away thy son froin mighty band, and the stretched-out arm, following me, that they may serve other whereby the Lord thy God brought thee kous; so will the anger of the Lord be kin- out; so shall the Lorii thy God do unto a! dled against you, and destroy thee suddenly, the people of whom thou art afraid.
ö Bill thus shall ye deal with them; ye 20 Viorewer, the LORD thy God will send shall destroy their allars, and break down the hornet among them, until they that are their images, and cut down their groves, and left, and hide themselves from thee, be de. burn their graven images with fire. stroyed.
6 | For thou art an holy people unto the 21 Thou shall not be affrighted at them , LORD thy God: the LORD thy God hath for the LORD thy God is among you, a chosen thee to be a special people unto him-mighty God and ierrible. Lelf, above all people that are upon the face 22 And the LORD thy God will put out of the earth.
those nations before thee by little and little : 7 The Lord did not set bis love upon you, thou mayest not consuine ihem at once, lest norchoose you,
because ye were more in uum- the beasts of the field increase upon thee. ber than any people; (lur ye were the fewest 23 But the Lord thy God shall deliver of all people ;)
them unto thee, and shall ciestroy them with fe 8 But because the LORD loved you, and a mighty destruction, until they be destroyed. fs because he would keep the oath which he 2t And he shall deliver their kings into had sworn unto your fathers, hath the LORD thine hand, and thou shalt destroy their brought you oui with a miglity band, and name from under licaven : there shall no te vedeemed you out of the house of bond-men, inan be able to stand before thee, until toy from the liá:d of Pharaoh king of Egypt. have de:royed thein.
9 Know therefore that the LORD thy God, 25 1! The graven Images of their gods shall he is God, the faithful God, which keepetli ye burn wiili fire: thou shalt not desire the covenant and merey with them that love him, silver or gold that is on thero, nor take il and keep his commandinents, to a tliousand unto thee, lest thou be snared therein: for it generations;
is an aboinination to the LORD thy God. 10 And repayeti them that hale him to 26 Neither shalt thou bring an abomina their face, to ciestroy them: he will not be tion into thine house, lest thou be a cursed slack to him that bateu liim, lie will repay thing like it: but thou shalt ullerly detest in, nim to liis face.
and thou shall utterly ablor it; for it is a 11 Thou shalt therefore keep the command-cursed thing. ments, and the statutes, and the judgments,
CHAP. VIII. which command lielais day, to do item.ALLE.commandments, which comhearken to these judgments, and keep and do do, that ye may live, and multiply, and go in them, that the LORD thy God shall keep un- and possess the land which the LORD sware to thee the covenant and the mercy which he unto your fathers. sware unto iny fathers.
Ånd tou slialt remember all the way 13 And he will love thee, and bless thee, which the LORD thy God ied thee these fora and multiply thee; he will also bless the fruit ly years in lie wilderness, to humble thee, of thy womb, and the fruit of thy land, thy and to prove thee, 10 know what was in thine corn, an·l thy wine, and thine oil, the in-beart, whether thou wouldest keep his comcrease of thy kine, and the flocks of thiy sheep, manchnents, or no. in the land which lie sware unto thy fathers 3 And be bumbled thee, and suffered thes to give thec.
10 finger, and led thee with manna, wloch 14 Thou shalt be blessed above all people: the knewest not, neither did thy father's there shall not be male or female barren know, that he miglu niake thee kiiow that
every word that proceedeth out of the mouth 2 A people great and tall, the children of of the Lord doth man live.
the Anakims, whom thou knowest, and of 4 Thy raiment waxed not old upon thee, whom thou hast heard say, Who can stand neither did thy foot swell, these forty years. before the children of Anak?
5 Thou shalt also consider in thine heart, 3 Understand therefore this day, that the that as a man chasteneth liis son, so the LORD thy God is he which goeth over before LORD thy God chasteneth thee.
thee; as a consuming fire he shall destroy 6 Therefore thou shalt keep the command-them, and he shall bring them down before ments of the LORD thy God, lo walk in his thy face: so shalt thou drive them out, and ways, and to fear hin.
destroy them quickly, as the LORD hath said 1 For the LORD thy God bringeth thee in- unto thee. to a good land; a land of brooks of water, 4 Speak mot thou in thine heart, after that of fountains, and depthis that spring out of the LORD thy God hath cast them out from valleys and hills;
before thee, saying, For my righteousness the 8 Á land of wheat, and barley, and vines, Lord hath brought me in lo possess this land; and fig-trees, and pomegranales; land of but for the wickedness of these nations the oil-olive, and honey ;
LORD doth drive them out from before thee. 9 land wherein thou shalt eat bread with 5 Not for thy righteousness, or for the upout scarceness, tlou shalt nut lack any thing rightness of thine neart, dost thou go to posin il; a land whose stones are inn, and out sess their land; but for the wickedness of these of whose hills thou mayest dig brass. nations the LORD thy God doth drive them
10 When thou hast eaten and art full, then out from before thee, and that he may perllou siialt bless the LORD thy God for the form the word which the LORD sware unto good land which he bath given thee. thy fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
11 Beware that thou forget not the Lord 6 Understand there fore, that the LORD thy thy God, in not keeping his comman:Iments, God giveth thee not this good land to possess and his judgmenis, and his statutes, wbich I it for thy rigliteousness; for thou art a stiil coininand thee this day :
necked people. 12 Lest when thou hast eaten and art full, and 71. Remember, and forget not, how thoa hast built goodly houses, and dwelt therein; provokedst the LORD thy God to wrath in
13 And when ihy berds and thy flocks inu!- the wilderness; from the day that thou didst tiply, and thy silver and thy gold is multi-depart out of the land of Egypt, until ye plied, and all that thou hast is multiplied; came unto this place, ye have been rebel
14 Then thine heart be lifted up, and tlioulious against the Lord. forget the Lord thy God, which brought thee 8 Also in Horeb ye provoked the LORD to forih out of the land of Egypt, from the wrath, so that the LORD was angry will you, house of bondage;
to have destroyed you. 15 Who led thée through that great and 9 When I was gone up into the mount, to terrible wilderness, wherein were fiery ser-receive the tables of stone, eren the tables of pents, and scorpions, and drought, where the covenant which the Lord made with here was no water; who brought thee forth you, then I abode in the mount forty days water out of the rock of flint;
and forty nights; I neither did cat bread nor 16 W'ho fed thee in the wilderness with drink water : manna, which thy fathers knew not; that he 10 And the LORD delivered unto me two might humble thee, and that he miglit prove tables of stone, written with the finger of thee, to do thee good at thy latter end; God: and on them was written according
17 And thou say in thine heart, My pow. to all the words which the LORD spake with er, and the might of mine hand, hath gollen you in the mount, out of the midst of the me this wealth.
Fire, in the day of the assembly. 13 But thou shalt remember the LORD thy 11 And it came to pass, at the end of forty God; for it is be that giveti thee power to days and forty nighis, that the LORD gave get wealth, that he may establishi biis cove-me the iwo tables of stone, even the tables of nant, wliich he sware unto thy fathers, as it the covenant. is this day.
12 And the Lord said unto me, Arise, get 19 And it shall be, if thou do at all forget the thee down quickly from hence; forthy Lord thy God, and walk after other gods, people which thou hast brougļit forth Olit of
and serve them, and worship them, I testify Egypt bave corrupted themselves; they are against you this day, that ye shall surely quickly turned aside out of the way which perish.
I commanded them; they have made thein 20 As the nations which the LORD de-a molten image, stroyeth before your face, so shall ye per
13 Furthermore the LORD spake unto me, wh; because ye would not be obedient unto saying, I have seen this people, and, behold, the voice of the LORD your God.
it is a stiff-necked people. CHAP. ix.
14 Let me alone, that I may destroy them. o ; Jordan this day, to go in lo possess na- and I will make of thee a nation mightier and jons greater and mightier than thyself, cities greater than they. real, and fenced up