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4 $ Thou Malt not muzzle the ox when go unto the place which the Lord thy God he treateth out the corn.

Thall choose to place his name there. 59 IT brethren dwell together, and one of 3. And thou shalt go unto the prief that ucm die, and have no child, the wife of the shall be in those days, and say unto hin, tead thal' not marry without unto a ftranger: profess this day unto the LORD thy Go her husbands brother thall go in unto her, that I am come unto the country which te and take her to him to wife, and perford LORD (ware unto

our fathers for io give us the duty of an hutbands brother unto her. 4 And the priett shall take the basket out

6 And it shall be, that the firit-born which thine hand, and set it dowa before the au the beareth thall luccced in the name of his of the LORD thy God. brother which is dead, that his name be not s And thou thalt ipeak and fay defore the put out of Israel.

LORD thy God, A Syrian ready to periu 7. And if the man like not to take his bro. was my father; and be went down into thers wife, then let his brothers wife go up Egypt, and fojourned there with a few to the gate unto the elders, and say, My hul became there a nation, great, mighty, and bands brother refuteth to raise up unto his populous : brother a namcin Israel, he will not perform . And the Egyptians evil-intreated us, and ibe duty of my husbands brother ;

aflicted us, and laid upon us hard bondage 8 Then the elders of his city thau call him, 7 And when we cried unto the Lord God and fpeak unto liim: and if he fland to it, of our fathers, the LORD heard our voice and and say, I like not to take her ; Then thall his brothers wife come unto our oppreffion :

looked on our afitiction, and our labour, et hini, in the presence of the elders, and loose 8 And the LORD brought us forth ont d Iris hoe from oil his fooi, and spit in his face, Egypt, witli a mighty hand and with an er and shall answer and say, so thall it be done stretched arm, and with great tertiblari unto that man that will not build up his bro- and with figns, and with wonders : thers house.

2 And he hath brought us into this place 10 and his name thall be called in Israel, and hath given as this land, even a land tot The house of him that liath his thoc loosed. floweth with milk and honey.

19 When men ftrive together one with 10 And now, behold, I have brought tre another, and the wife of the one draweth firft-fruits of the land which thou, olan near for to deliver her husband out of the hatt given me. And thou thalt fet it befort hand of him that smiteth him, and putteth the LORD thy God, and worthip before we forth her hand, and taketh him by the secrets; LORD thy God.

12 Then shalt thou cut off her hand, thiné 11 And thou shalt rejoice in crery good eyc shall not pity her.

thing which the LORD thy God hath gireno 139 Thou thalt not have in thy bag diverse to thee, and unto thine house, thou, and we weights, a great and a small.

Levite, and the ftranger that is among you. 14 Thou shalt not have in thine house di 12 When thou hatt made an end at verse measures, a great and a linall.

ing all the tithes of thine increase the third 15 But thou that have a perfed and just year, which is the year of tithing, and tast weight, a perfect and jut mealure thalt thou given it onto the Levite, the tranret, that have; that thy days may be lengthenedin the Fatherless, and the widow, that they may eu land which the LORD thy God giveth thee. within thy gates, and be filled;

16 For all that do luch things, and all that 13 Then thou thalt fay before the Lets do unrighteously, are an abomination unto the thy God, I have brought away the hallowed LORD thy God.

things out of mine house, and also lave 17 9 Remember what Amalek did unto givea them unto the Levite, and unto the thce by the way, when ye were come forth Aranger, to the fatherless, and to the wider out of Egypt ;

according to all thy commandments, which 18 How he met thee by the way, and smote thou hatt commanded me: I have not true the hindmost of thec, even all that were fee greffed thy commandments, neither tave nie behind thec, when thou wafl faint and forgotten them : weary, and he feared not God.

14 I have not eaten thereof in my nenes 1. Therefore it shall be,

when the LORD ing, neither have I taken away augit there thy God hath given thee ref from all thine for any unclcan use, nor given onrh there cnemjes round ahout, in the land which the for the dead; but I have hearkened to LORD thy God giveth thce for an inheritance voice of the Lord my God, and bare der to policis it, that thou shalt blot out the re- according to all that ihou haft commande membrance of Amalek from under heaven; me : thou thalt not forget it.

15 Look down from thy holy babitativ CH A P. XXVI.

from heaven, and bless thy people lirach, ar 1 The confusion of him that offereth the basket of the land which thou hast given us, as the firl-fruits. 16 The covenant between God swarett unto our fathers, a land that daw and the people.

with milk and honey. Nd it' thall be, when thou art come in A

16 This day the LOND thy God ha unto the land which the LORD thy God commanded thee to do these tatutes a pivethi thee for an inheritance, and pollesleft judgments; thou thalt, therefore, kom it, and dwelleft therein,

do then with all thiné lieart, and with That thou thalt take of the first of all thy soul. the fruit of the earth, which thou shalt bring in 'Thou lait avouched the LORD the of thy land that the LORD thy God giveth to he tby God, and to walk in his ways chce, and that put it in a basket, and thalt to keep his statutes, and his comunaQuimper

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1 1 The Lord'halt open up to thce his good 30 Thou shalt betroth a wife, and andet trealure, the he iven to give the rain unto thy man fhall lie with her: thou thalt build on land in his season, and to bless ail the work of houfe and thou shalt not dwch therein: thou thine hand: and thou thalt Icnd unto many fhalt plant a vineyard, and thalt rot gathe nations, and thou shalt not borrow.

the grapes thereof. 13 And the LORD shall make thice the head, 31 Thine ox frall de Nain before thiacore, and not the tail : and thou thalt be above on- and thou thalt not cat thereof; thine af de ly, and thou shalt not be beneath : ifthat thou be violently taken away from before thy face hcarken unto the commandments of the and than not be restored to thee: thy theep LORD thy God, which I command thee this shall be given unto thine enemies, and the day, to observe and to do them :

thalt have none to rescue ther. 14 And thou thalt not go alide from any of 32 Thy fons and thy daughters thail! the words which I command thee this day, given unto another people, and thine er to the right hand or to the left, to go after ihall look, and fail roith longing for them so other gods to serve them.

the day long: and there thall be no might to 15 1 But it fhall come to pass, If thou wilt thine hand. not hearken puto the voice of the LORD thy 33 The fruit of thy land, and all thy God, to observe to do all his commandments, bours, thall a nation which thou knoketat and his ttatutes, which I comrr and thee this cat up, and thou shalt be only oppretted and day, that all these curses fhall come upon crushed alway: thee, and overtake thee.

34 So that thou shalt be mad, for the fight 16 Cursed shalt thou be in the city, and of thine eyes which thou thalt sec. cursed shalt thou be in the field.

35. The LORD than smite thee in the sea 17 Cursed Mallve thy balket and thy ftore. and in the legs, with a fore botch that a 18 Cursed shall be the fruit of thy body, not be healed, from the sole of thy foot nox and the fruit of thy land, the increase of thy the top of thy head. kine, and the Blocks of thy thecp..

36 The Lord shall bring thed, and thy king: 19 Cursed shall thou be when thou comett which thou thalt set over thee, unto 1.2 in, and curled shalt thou be when thou goett tion which neither thou nor thy fathers have out.

known; and there shalt thou serveothar goda 20 The LORD shall send upon thce curfing, wood and fione. vexation, and rebuke, in all that thou setteft 37 And thou shalt become an attonithment, thine hand unto for to do, until thou be de a proverb, and a by-word, among all natfen ttroyed, and untilthon perith quickly; because whither the LORD thall lead thec. of the wickedness of thy doings, whereby 38 'Thou shalt earry much feed out into thou haft forsaken me.

the field, and thalt gather but little in : fa 21 The LORD thall make the peftilence the locuk thall confumcit. cicave unto thcc, until he have consumed 39 Thou shalt plant vineyards, and enth cliee from off the land whither thou gock to them; but shalt neither drink of the w poffefs it.

nor gather the grapes : forthe works hallet 22 The LORD thall smite thec with a con- them. finnption, and with a fever, and with an in- 40 Thou shalt have olive-trees throughout Sammation, and with an extremc burning, all thy coatts, but thou thalt not anoint Nr and with the sword, and with blatting, and self with the oil: for thinc olive thali call kar with mildew

: and they shall pursue thee un- fruit. til thou perish.

41 Thou malt beget fons and daughters 23 And the heaven that is over thy head but thou shall not enjoy them: for they feal thall be brals, and the earth that is under go into captivity. thee Mall be iron.

4: All thy trees, and fruit of thy land, 24. The LORD thall make the rain of thy fall the locutt consume. land powder and dutt: from heaven thall it 43 'The Hranger that is within thee fan ome dowi upon thee, until thou bc do get up above the very high; and thou dar stroyed.

coinc down very low, 25 The LORD shall cause thee to be fmit- 44 He shall lend to thee, and thon fink Len before thine enemies: thou shalt go out not lend to him : he shall be the head, and one way againfi them, and flee feven ways thou shalt be the tail. before them; and falt be removed into all 45 Moreover, all those curses thall come the kingdoms of the earth.

upon thee, and thall purine thee, and over 26 And thy carcase dhall be meat unto all take thee, till thou be deftroyed; beceive fowls of the air, and unto the beatts of the thou hearkenedît not unto the voice of the earth, and no man thall fray them away. LORD thy God, to keep his commandments

27 The Lord will smite thee with the botch and his tatutes, which he commanded the of Egypt, and with the emerods, and with 46 And they thall be upon thice for a Egn. the cab, and with the itch, whereof thou and for a wonder,

and upon thy feed for cre canft not be healed.

47 Because thou servedłt not be Loan 18 The Lord hall smite thee with mad. thy God with joyfulnels, and with gladacia nels, and blindness, and aftonithment of of heart, for the abundance of all thagar

48 Therefore shalt thou serve thinte che 29 And thou shalt grope at noon-day, as mies, which the LORD than fend agains ite blind gropeth in darknels, and thou ihalt thee, in hunger, and in thirtt, and in nakanot profper in thy ways; and thou thalt be ness, and in want of all things : and he thal only oppressed and poled evermore, and go put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, until ba 021 all save lice.

have dettroyed thcc.



The Lasa fall bring a nation againtt even unto the other; and there thon thalt

frek far, from the end of the earth, ferve other gods, which neither thou nor thy Ny the eagle dieth ; a nation whole fathers have known, even wood and stone. halalt Rot understand;

65 And among these nations fhalt thou find La fierce countenance, which no ease, neither than the role of thy foot have creard the person of the old, nor rett : but the LORD thall give thee there s

trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and forPihall eat the fruit of thy cattle, row of mind :

of thy land, until thou be de:66 And thy life fall hang in doubt before which alfa ihall not leave thee either thee; and thou shalt fear day and night, and

or oil, ar the increale of thy shalt have none assurance of thy life;, Stars of thy sheep, until he have 67 In the morning thou shalt say, would

Godit wereeven! and at even thou shalt say, ad de thall befiege thee in all thy Would God it were morning! for the foar of factil thy high and fenced walls come thine heart wherewith thou inalt fear, and for

wherein theu truitedit, throughout all the light of thine eyes which thou shalt fce. idt and he shall beliege thee in all 68 And the LORD shall bring thee into ESeries throughout all thy land which the gypt again with ihips, by the way whereof 1 Let thy God hath given thee.

Ipake unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more 11 Arallaou shalt eat the fruit of thine again : and there ye thall be sold unto your Shot the flesh of thy sons and of thy enemies for bond-men and bond-women, and

ers, which the LORD thy God hath no man thall buy you.
thee, in the fiege, and in the ftraitness

CHA P. XXIX. with thine eneinies Ikall distress thee : 1 An exhortation to obedience. 29 Secrel things 1 lat the man that is tender among

belong unto God. dedicate, his eyes thall borel These are the words of the covenant, whicle him, and toward the remnant of his with the children of Ifrael in the land of area which he fhall leave :

Moab, besides the covenant which he made Sed that he will not give to any of them with

them in Horeb. beth of his children whom he shall 2 S And Mofes called unto all Ifrael, and 4 letale he hath nothing left him in the said unto them, Ye have seen all that the

and in the itraitress wherewith shine LORD did before your eyes in the land of Een la distress thee in all thy gates. gypt, unto Pharaoh,

and unto all his servants, Teetender and delicate woman among and unto all his land; Thich would not adventure to set the 3 The great temptations which thine eyes

foot upon the ground for delicate- have seen the figns, and those great miracles: e tendernes, her eye shall be evil to 4 Yet the LORD hath not given you an

de liefband of her bolom, and toward heart to perceive, and eyes to fee, and ears lewe, iad toward her daughter,

to hear, unto this day. And toward her young one that cometh And I have led you forty years in the from between ber feet, and toward her wilderness : your clothes are not waxen old area which the ball bear: for the thall upon you, and thy thoe is not waxen old

than for want of all things secretly in the upon thy foot. Sed firaitness, wherewith thine enemy

6 Ye have not eaten bread, neither have ye Stress thee in thy gates.

drunk wine or strong drink; that ye might If thou wilt not observe to do all the know that I am the

LORD your God. and at this law, that are written in this 7 And when ye came unto this place, Siww, that thou mayeft fear this glorious and hon the king of Hefbbon, and Og the king Satfal name. THE LORD THY GOD; of Bathan, came out againit us unto battle, 99. Then the LORD will make thy plagues and we (mote thein:

lafal, aad the plagues of thy feed, even 8 And we took theirland, and gave it for an pasplagues, and of long continuance, and inheritance unto the Reubenites, and to tha na ficknieties, and of lang continuance. Gadites, and to the half-tribe of Manafleh. Moreover, he will bring upon thee au 9 Keep, therefore, the words of this cove.

e difcales of t.gypt, which thou watt afraid nant, and do them, that ye may prosper in di and they all cleave unto thee : all that ye do.

Allo every fickness, and every plague, 10 1 Ye stand this day all of you before which is not written in the book of this law the LORD your God ; your captains of your

a sin the Lord bring upon thee, until tribes, your elders, and your officers, with all habe destroyed.

the men of lfrael, di And ye tall be left few in number, 11 Your little ones, your wives, and thy stese ye sete as the itars of heaven for ftranger that is in thy camp, from the hewer Fatitude, because thou wouldett not obey of thy wood unto the drawer of thy

water : Evolce of the LORD thy God.

12 That thou ihouldett enter into covenant 3 And it than come to pal, thar, as the with the LORD thy God, and into luis oath, Les telmeed ose you to do you good, and which the LokD thy God maketh with thee Tepuneply yon: 1o the LORD will rejoice this day : wat you to detroy yon, and to bring you to 13 That he may establish thee to-day for and ye tham' be plucked from off the a people

unto himself, and that he may be and walther thcu goeit

to poffess it. unto thee a God, as he hath Taid unto thee 41 anitht 1.02p iball featter thee among and as he hath sworn unto thy fathers, we propto, from the one end of the carth Abraham, to Ifaac, and to Jacob.

14 Neither with you only do I make this and thou shalt call them to mind among covenant and this oath ;

the nations whether the LORD thy God Lai 15 But with him that itandeth here with us driven thee, this day before the LORD Mr God, and also 2 And thalt return unto the LORD thy God with him that is not here with us this day: and thalt obcy his voice, according to all the

10 (For ye know how we have dwelt in the I command thee this day, thou, and thy cu land of Egypt, and how we came through the dren, with all thine heart, and with al} th nations which ye passed by ,

foul; 17 And ye have seen their abominations, 3 'That then the LORD thy God will tur and their idols, wood and tone, tilver and thy captivity, and have compasion

upca theo gold, which were among them ;)

and will return, and gather thee from all the 18 Left there thould be among you man, nations whither the Lord thy God hath for or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart tered thee. turneth away this day from the LORD OUT 4 If any of thine be driven out unto the God, to go and serve the gods of these na- outinult parts of heaven, from thence

will tă tions : left there thould be among you a root LORD thy God gather thee, and from then that beareth gall and wormwood:

will he fetch thee. 19 And it come to pass, when he heareth s And the LORD thy God will bring the the words of this curse,

that he bless himself into the land which thy fathers poteflot, in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though and thou shalt possess it, and he wil do che: I walk in the imagination of mine heart, to good, and multiply thee above thy fathers add drunkenness to thirft :

6 and the LORD thy God will circumcil 20 'The LORD will not spare him, but then thine heart, and the heart of thy seed, the anger of the LORD and his jealouly hall love the LORD thy God with a tinc

heart, froke

again that man, and all the curses and with all thy soul, that thon maselt live that are written in this book thalllie upon him, 7 And the LORD thy God will put all thele and the LORD thall blot out his nainc from curfes upon thine enemics, and on them that under heaven.

hate thee, which persecuted thee, 21 And the LORD shall separate him tinto 8 And thou thalt return and obey the voice evil out of all the tribes of Israel, according of the LORD, and do all his commandments, to all the curses of the covenant that are which I command thee this day. written in this book of the law :

9 And the LORD thy God will make thee 22 So that the generation to come of your plentcous in every work of thine hand, in children, that thaï risc up after you, and the the fruit of thy body, and in the fruit of thy ftranger that thall come from a far land, cattle, and in the fruit of thy land, for gond! thall say, when they fee the plagues of that for the LORD will again rejoice over thee for land, and the ficknelies, which the LORD good, as he rejoiced over thy fathers : hath laid upon it ;

10 Is thou thalt hearken unto the voices 23 And that the whole land thercof is brim- the LORD

thy God, to keep his command fone, and lalt, and burning, that it is not fown, ments and his fatutes, rohich are voittaja nor hcareth, nor any grais groweth therein, this book of the law, and if thou tamu like the overthrow of Sodom aird Gomorrah, the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and Admah and Zeboim, which the Lord over. with all thy soul. threw in his anger, and in his wrath;

11 For this commandment, which 1 com24 Even all nations thall say, wherefore mand thee this day, it is not hiduen from hath the LORD done thas unto this land thce, neither is it far off : what meaneth the heat of this great anger 12 It is not in heaven, that thou thouldet

as Then men thall say, Because they have say, who shall go up for us to heaven and fortaken the covenant of the LORD God of bring it unto us, that we may hcar it, and their fathers, which he tnade with them, do it? wlien le brouglxt them forth out of the land 13 Neither is it beyond the sea, that the of Egypt.

Thouldett say, who shall go over

tbc fea for 20 For they went and served other gods, us, and bring it unto us, that we may bear and worshipped them, gods whom they knew it, and do it? not, and whom he had not given unto them : 14 But the word is very nigh unto the la

27 And the anger of the Lord was kindled thy mouth, and in thy heart, that thou may against this land, to bring upon it all the curses ett do it. that are written in this book :

15 I See, I have set before the thl dat 28 And the LORD rooted them out of their life and good, and death and evil; Jandin anger, and in waith, and in great in 16 In that I command thee this day to love dignation, and cat them into another land, the LORD thy God, to walk in luis ways to as it is this day.

to keep his commandments, and his tantes 29 'The secret things belong unto the LORD and his judgments, that thou mayeh vs our God; but those things which are revealed and multiply: and the LORD thy God inad Holong unto us, and to our children for ever, blets thee in the land whither thou guett ta that we may do all the words of this law, potless it. CHAP. XXX.

17 But if thine heart turn away, fo that I Great mercies promised unto the penitent. I thou wilt not hear, but thalt be drawn Way

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set before them.

18 I denounce unto you this day, that yo A to

things are conie upon thce, the blefling long your days upon the land whicher thou and the curses which I have set before thee, padleft over Jordan to go to poder il.

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