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Moses talketh with God. CHAP. XXXIII, XXXIV.

God not seen. CHAP. XXXIII.

12 1 And Moses said unto the LORD, The Lord refuseth to go as he had See, thou sayest unto me, Bring up this

promised with the people. people, and thou hast not let me know AN

NĪ the LORD said unto Moses, whom thou wilt send with me. Yet

Depart, and go up hence, thou thou hast said, I know thee by name, and the people which thou hast brought and thou hast also found grace in my up out of the land of Egypt, unto the sight. land which I sware unto Abraham, to 13 Now therefore, I pray thee, If I Isaac, and to Jacob, saying, Unto thy have found grace in thy sight, shew me seed will I give it.

now thy way that I may know thee, 2 And I will send an Angel before that I may find grace in thy sight: and thee, and I will drive out the Canaanite, consider that this nation is ihy people. the Amorite, and the Hittite, and the 14 And he said, My presence shall go Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite : with thee, and I will give thee rest.

3 Unto a land flowing with milk and 15 And he said unto him, If thy prehoney: For I will not go up in the midst sence go not with me, carry us 'not up of thee : for thou art a stiffnecked


hence. ple, lest I consume thee in the way

16 For wherein shall it be known here, 4 1 And when the people heard these that I and thy people have found grace evil tidings, they mourned : and no man in thy sight ? is it not in that thou goest did put on him his ornaments.

with us? So shall we be separated, I 5 For the LORD had said unto Moses, and thy people, from all the people that Say unto the children of Israel, Ye are are upon the face of the earth. a stiffnecked people : I will come up into 17 And the LORD said unto Moses, the midst of thee in a moment, and con- I will do this thing also that thou hast sume thee : Therefore now put off thy spoken : for thou hast found grace in ornaments from thee, that I may know my sight, and I know thee by name. what to do unto thee.

18 And he said, I beseech thee, shew 6 And the children of Israel stripped me thy glory, themselves of their ornaments, by the

19 And he said, I will make all my mount Horeb.

goodness pass before thee, and I will 7 And Moses took the Tabernacle, proclaim the name of the LORD before and pitched it without the camp, afar thee : and will be gracious to whom I off from the camp, and called it the Ta. will be gracious, and will shew mercy bernacle of the Congregation: And it on whom I will shew mercy. came to pass, that every one which 20 And he said, Thou canst not see sought the LORD, went out unto the my face : for there shall no man see me, Tabernacle of the Congregation, which and live. was without the camp.

21 And the LORD said, Behold, there 8 And it came to pass when Moses is a place by me, and thou shalt stand went out unto the Tabernacle, that all upon a rock. the people rose up, and stood every man 22 And it shall come to pass, while at his tent door, and looked after Moses, my glory passeth by, that I will put thee until he was gone into the Tabernacle. in a cleft of the rock, and will cover thee

9 And it came to pass as Moses en with my hand, while I pass by. tered into the Tabernacle, the cloudy 23 And I will take away mine hand, pillar descended, and stood at the door and thou shalt see my back parts : but of the Tabernacle, and the Lord talked my face shall not be seen. with Moses.

CHAP. XXXIV. 10 And all the people saw the cloudy The Tables are renewed.

ND the LORD said unto Moses, all the people rose up, and worshipped every man in his tent door.

like unto the first : and I will write upon 11 And the LORD spake unto Moses these 'Tables, the words that were in the face to face, as a man speaketh unto his first Tables which thou brakest. friend. And he turned again into the 2 And be ready in the morning, and camp, but his servant Joshua the son of come up in the morning unto mount Nun, a young man, departed not out of Sinai, and present thyself there to me, the Tabernacle.

in the top of the mount,


stand at the Tabernacle door and A Hew thee two Tables of stone,

Two new Tables.


Against idolatry. 3 And no man shall come up with thee, | a whoring after their gods, and do sa. neither let any man be seen throughout crifice unto their gods, and one call all the mount, neither let the flocks nor thee, and thou eat of his sacrifice, herds feed before that mount.

16 And thou take of their daughters 4 1 And he hewed two Tables of unto thy sons, and their daughters go a stone, like unto the first, and Moses whoring after their gods, and make thy rose up early in the morning, and went sons go a whoring after their gods. up unto mount Sinai, as the LORD had 17 Thou shalt make thee no molten commanded him, and took in his hand gods. the two tables of stone.

18 I The feast of unleavened bread 5 And the LORD descended in the shalt thou keep: Seven days thou shalt cloud, and stood with him there, and eat unleavened bread, as I commanded proclaimed the Name of the LORD. thee in the time of the month Abib: for 6 And the LORD passed by before in the month Abib thou camest out him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The from Egypt. LORD God, merciful and gracious, long 19 All that openeth the matrix 18 suffering, and abundant in goodness and mine: and every firstling amongst thy truth,

cattle, whether ox or sheep, that is 7 Keeping mercy for thousands, for. male. giving iniquity and transgression and 20 But the firstling of an ass thou shalt ein, and that will by no means clear redeem with a lamb: and if thou re. the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the deem him not, then shalt thou break his fathers upon the children, and upon the neck. All the first born of thy sons children's children, unto the third and thou shalt redeem : and none shall apto the fourth generation.

pear before me empty. 8 And Moses made haste, and bowed 21 [ Six days thou shalt work, but on his head toward the earth, and wor. the seventh day thou shalt rest: in ear. shipped.

ing time and in harvest thou shalt rest. 9 And he said, If now I have found 22 T And thou shalt observe the feast grace in thy sight, O Lord, let my Lord, of weeks, of the first fruits of wheat har. I pray thee, go amongst us, (for it is a vest, and the feast of ingathering at the stiffnecked people,) and pardon our in. year's end. iquity, and our sin, and take us for thine 23 ( Thrice in the year shall all your inheritance.

men children appear before the Lord 10 I And he said, Behold, I make a GOD, the God of Israel. covenant: before all thy people, I will 24 For I will cast out the nations be. do marvels, such as have not been done fore thee, and enlarge thy borders : in all the earth, nor in any nation : and neither shall any man desire thy land, all the people amongst which thou art, when thou shalt go up to appear before shall see the work of the LORD: for it the LORD thy God, thrice in the year, is a terrible thing that I will do with 25 Thou shalt not offer the blood of thee.

my sacrifice with leaven, neither shall 11 Observe thou that which I com. the sacrifice of the feast of Pagsover mand thee this day: Behold, I drive be left until the morning. out before thee the Amorite, and the 26 The first of the first fruits of thy Canaanite, and the Hittite, and the Pe. land thou shalt bring unto the house of rizzite, and the Hivite, and the Jebusite. the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not

12 Take heed to thyself, lest thou seethe a kid in his mother's milk. make a covenant with the inhabitants 27 And the LORD said unto Moses, of the land whither thou goest, lest it be Write thou these words : for after the for a snare in the midst of thee.

tenor of these words, I have made a | 13 But ye shall destroy their altars, covenant with thee, and with Israel. break their images, and cut down their 28 And he was there with the LORD groves.

forty days and forty nights : he did nei. 14 For thou shalt worship no other ther eat bread, nor drink water; and god : for the LORD, whose name is he wrote upon the Tables the words of Jealous, is a Jealous God :

the covenant, the ten Commandments. 15 Lest thou make a covenant with 29 ? And it came to pass when Moses the inhabitants of the land, and they go came down from mount Sinai (with the Moses' face shineth.

CHAP. XXXV. Free gifts are offered, Iwo Tables of Testimony in Moses' | set for the Ephod, and for the breast. hand, when he came down from the plate. mount) that Moses wist not that the 10 And every wise hearted among skin of his face shone, while He talked you, shall come and make all that the with him.

LORD hath commanded : 30 And when Aaron and all the chil. 11 The Tabernacle, his tent, and his dren of Israel saw Moses, behold, the covering, his taches, and his bars, his skin of his face shone, and they were pillars, and his sockets : afraid to come nigh him.

12 The Ark and the staves thereof, 31 And Moses called unto them, and with the Mercy seat, and the Vail of the Aaron and all the rulers of the Congre- covering: gation returned unto him, and Moses 13 The Table and his slaves, and all talked with them.

his vessels, and the Shewbread, 32 And afterward all the children of 14 The Candlestick also for the light, Israel came nigh: and he gave them in and his furniture, and his lamps, with commandment all that the LORD had the oil for the light, spoken with him in mount Sinai.

15 And the incense Altar, and his 33 And till Moses had done speaking staves, and the anointing oil, and the with them, he put a vail on his face. sweet incense, and the hanging for the

34 But when Moses went in before door, at the entering in of the Taber. the LORD to speak with him, he took nacle : the vail off, until he came out: and he 16 The Altar of burnt offering with came out and spake unto the children his brazen grate, his staves, and all his of Israel, that which he was commanded. vessels, the Laver and his foot:

35 And the children of Israel saw the 17 The hangings of the Court, his pil. face of Moses, that the skin of Moses' lars, and their sockets, and the hanging face shone : and Moses put the vail up for the door of the Court: on his face again, until he went in to 18 The pins of the Tabernacle, and speak with him.

the pins of the Court, and their cords: CHAP. XXXV.

19 The clothes of service, to do ser. The Sabbath.

vice in the holy place, the holy garments AN

ND Moses gathered all the Con. for Aaron the Priest, and the garments of

gregation of the children of Israel his sons to minister in the Priest's office. together, and said unto them; These 20 I And all the Congregation of the are the words which the LORD hath children of Israel departed from the pre. commanded, that ye should do them. sence of Moses.

2 Six days shall work be done, but on 21. And they came every one whose the seventh day there shall be to you a heart stirred him up, and every one holy day, a Sabbath of rest to the whom his spirit made willing, and they LORD: whosoever doeth work therein, brought the LORD'S offering to the shall be put to death.

work of the Tabernacle of the Congre. 3 Ye shall kindle no fire throughout gation, and for all his service, and for your habitations upon the Sabbath day. the holy garments. 4 [ And Moses spake unto all the 22 And they came both men and wo. Congregation of the children of Israel, men, as many as were willing hearted, saying, This is the thing which the and brought bracelets, and earrings, LORD commanded, saying,

and rings, and tablets, all jewels of gold: 5 Take ye from amongst you an offer and every man that offered, offered an ing unto the LORD: Whosoever is of a offering of gold unto the LORD. willing heart, let him bring it, an offer- 23 And every man with whom was ing of the LORD, gold, and silver, and found blue, and purple, and scarlet, and brass,

fine linen, and goats' hair, and red skins 6 And blue, and purple, and scarlet, of rams, and badgers' skins, brought and fine linen, and goats' hair,

them. 7 And rams' skins dyed red, and 24 Every one that did offer an offer. badgers' skins, and Shittim wood, ing of silver and brass, brought the

8 And oil for the light, and spices for LORD'S offering : and every man with anointing oil, and for the sweet incense : whom was found Shittim wood for any 9 And Onyx stones, and stones to be / work of the scrvice, brought it.

The people liberal.

Curtains 25 And all the women that were wise offering which the children of Israel had hearted, did spin with their hands, and brought, for the work of the service of brought that which they had spun, both the Sanctuary, to make it withal. And of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, they brought yet unto him free offerings and of fine linen.

every morning. 26 And all the women whose heart stir- 4 And all the wise men that wrought red them up in wisdom, spun goats' hair. all the work of the Sanctuary, came

27 And the rulers brought Onyx stones, every man from his work which they and stones to be set for the Ephod, and made. for the breastplate :

5 And they spake unto Moses, say. 28 And spice, and oil for the light, and ing, The people bring much more than for the anointing oil, and for the sweet enough for the service of the work which incense.

the LORD commanded to make. 29 The children of Israel brought a 6 And Moses gave commandment, and willing offering unto the LORD, every they caused it to be proclaimed through. man and woman, whose heart made out the camp, saying, Let neither man them willing to bring for all manner of nor woman make any more work for the work, which the LORD had command offering of the Sanctuary: so the people ed to be made by the hands of Moses. were restrained from bringing.

30 I And Moses said unto the chil. 7 For the stuff they had was sufficient dren of Israel, See, the LORD hath for all the work to make it, and too much. called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, 8 [ And every wise hearted man, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah. among them that wrought the work of

31 And he hath filled him with the the Tabernacle, made ten curtains, of Spirit of God, in wisdom, in under- fine twined linen, and blue, and purple, standing, and in knowledge, and in all and scarlet : with Cherubim of cunning manner of workmanship :

work made he them. 32 And to devise curious works, to 9 The length of one curtain was twenty work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, and eight cubits, and the breadth of one

33 And in the cutting of stones, to set curtain four cubits : the curtains were them, and in carving of wood, to make all of one size. any manner of cunning work.

10 And he coupled the five curtains 34 And he hath put in his heart that one unto another : and the other five he may teach, both he and Aholiab the curtains he coupled one unto another. son of Ahisamach of the tribe of Dan. 11 And he made loops of blue, on the

35 Them hath he filled with wisdom edge of one curtain, from the selvedge of heart, to work all manner of work, in the coupling : likewise he made in the of the engraver, and of the cunning uttermost side of anuther curtain, in the workman, and of the embroiderer, in coupling of the second. blue, and in purple, in scarlet, and in 12 Fifty loops made he in one curtain, fine linen, and of the weaver, even of and fifty loops made he in the edge of them that do any work, and of those that the curtain which was in the coupling of devise cunning work.

the second : the loops held one curtain CHAP. XXXVI.

to another. The offerings are delivered to the work. 13 And he made fifty taches of gold,

and coupled the curtains one unto ano. WHEN wrought Bezaleel and Alother with the taches. So it became one



in whom the LORD put wisdom and 14 [ And he made curtains of goats' understanding, to know how to work all hair, for the tent over the Tabernacle : manner of work for the service of the eleven curtains he made them. Sanctuary, according to all that the 15 The length of one curtain was LORD had commanded.

thirty cubits, and four cubits was the 2 And Moses called Bezaleel and Aho- breadth of one curtain: the eleven cur. liab, and every wise hearted man, in tains were of one size. whose heart the LORD had put wisdom, 16 And he coupled five curtains by even every one whose heart stirred him themselves, and six curtains by them. up to come unto the work to do it. selves. 3 And they received of Moses all the 17 And he made fifty loops upon the

The Vail.

The Ark uttermost edge of the curtain in the cou- linen : with Cherubim made he it of pling, and fifty loops made he upon the cunning work. edge of the curtain, which coupleth the 36 And he made thereunto four pillars second.

of Shittim wood, and overlaid them with 18 And he made fifty taches of brass gold: their hooks were of gold : and he to couple the tent together that it might cast for them four sockets of silver. be one.

37 [ And he made a hanging for the 19 And he made a covering for the tent Tabernacle door of blue and purple, and of rams' skins dyed red, and a covering scarlet, and fine twined linen, of needle of badgers' skins above that.

work, 20 I And he made boards for the Ta. 38 And the five pillars of it with their bernacle of Shittim wood, standing up. hooks : and he overlaid their chapiters

21 The length of a board was ten cu- and their fillets with gold : but their five bits, and the breadth of a board one sockets were of brass. cubit and a half.

CHAP. XXXVII. 22 One board had two tenons, cqually The Mercy seat with Cherubims. distant one from another : thus did he make for all the boards of the tabernacle AND Bezaleel made the Ark of Shit.

tim wood : two cubits and a half 23 And he made boards for the Ta. was the length of it, and a cubit and a bernacle : twenty boards for the south. half the breadth of it, and a cubit and a side, southward.

half the height of it. 24 And forty sockets of silver he made 2 And he overlaid it with pure gold under the twenty boards : two sockets within and without, and made a crown under one board for his two tenons, and of gold to it round about. two sockets under another board, for his 3 And he cast for it four rings of gold, two tenons.

to be set by the four corners of it: even 25 And for the other side of the Ta. two rings upon the one side of it, and bernacle which is toward the north two rings upon the other side of it. corner, he made twenty boards.

4 And he made staves of Shittim wood, 26 And their forty sockets of silver : and overlaid them with gold. two sockets under one board, and two 5 And he put the staves into the rings, sockets under another board.

by the sides of the Ark, to bear the Ark. 27 And for the sides of the Tabernacle 6 And he made the Mercy seat of westward, he made six boards. pure gold : two cubits and a half was

28 And two boards made he for the cor. the length thereof, and one cubit and a ners of the Tabernacle, in the two sides. half the breadth thereof.

29 And they were coupled beneath 7 And he made two Cherubim of and coupled together at the head thereof, gold, beaten out of one piece made he to one ring : thus he did to both of them them, on the two ends of the Mercy seat: in both the corners.

8 One Cherub on the end on this side, 30 And there were eight boards, and and another Cherub on the other end, their sockets were sixteen sockets of sil. on that side : out of the Mercy seat ver: under every board two sockets, made he the Cherubim on the two ends

31 1 And he made bars of Shittim thereof. wood : five for the boards of the one side 9 And the Cherubim spread out their of the Tabernacle,

wings on high, and covered with their 32 And five bars for the boards of the wings over the Mercy scat with their other side of the Tabernacle, and five faces one to another: even to the Mercy bars for the boards of the Tabernacle for seat ward were the faces of the Cheru. the sides westward.

bim, 33 And he made the middle bar to shoot 10 I And he made the Table of Shit. through the boards from the one end 10 tim wood: two cubits was the length the other.

thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof, 34 And he overlaid the boards with and a cubit and a half the height thereof. gold, and made their rings of gold to be 11 And he overlaid it with pure gold, places for the bars, and overlaid the bars and made thereunto a crown of gold with gold.

round about. 35 1 And he made a Vail of blue, and 12 Also he made thereunto a border purple, and scarlet, and fine twined of a handbreadth round about : and

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