Abbildungen der Seite
[ocr errors]

The priest's sin-offering. CHAP. XVI.

The scape-gaat kat which is upon the ark, that he die 17 And there shall be no man in the not: for I will appear in the cloud up- tabernacle of the congregation when ou the mercy-seat.

he goeth in to make an atonement in 3 Thus shall Aaron come into the the boly place, until he come out, and boly place; With a young, bullock for have made an atonement for brenself, a sin-offering, and a ram for a burnt and for his household, and for all the offering.

congregation of Israel. 4 He shall put on the holy linen 15 And he shall go out unto the all coat, and he shall have the linen tar that is herore the LORD, and make brteches upon his flesh, and shall be an atonement for it ; and shall take of girded with the linen girdle, and with the blood of the bullock, and of the the linen mitre shall he be attired : blood of the goat, and put it upon the these are holy garments; therefore horns of the altar round about. shall be wash bis flesh in water, and so 19 And he shall sprinkle of the blood put them on.

upon it with his finger seven times, 5 And he shall take of the congrega- and cleanse it, and hallow it from 1109 of the children of Israel two kids the uncleanness of the childrer of of the goats for a sin-offering, and one Israel. ram for a burnt-offering:

20 And when be hath trade an end 6 And Aaron shall offer his bullock of reconciling the holy place, and the of the sin-offering which is for himself, tabernacle of the congregation, and the and inake an atonement for himself, altar, he shall bring the live goat: and for his house.

21 And Aaron shall lay both his 7 And he shall take the two goats, hands upon the head of the live goat, and present them before the LORD at and confess over him all the iniquities the door of the tabernacle of the con- of the children of Israel, and all their gregation.

transgressions in all their sins, putting 8 And Aaron shall cast lots upon the them upon the bead of the goat, and two goats; one lot for the LORD, and shall send hiin away by the hand of a The other lot for the scape-goat. fit man into the wilderness.

9 And Aaron shall bring the goat up 22 And the goat shall bear upon hiin on which the LORD's lot sell, and of all their iniquities unto a land not inser him for a sin-offering :

habited: and he shall let go the goat in 10 But the goat, on which the lot fell the wilderness. to be the scape-goat, shall be presented 23 And Aaron shall come into the alive before the LORD, co make an tabernacle of the congregation, and atoneinent with him, and to let himn shall put off the linen garments which go for a scape-goat into the wilderness. he put on when he went into the holy

11 Ana Aaron shall bring the bul-place, and sball leave them there : lock of the sin-offering which is for 24 And he shall wasb his fesb with ) imself, and shall make an atonement water in the holy place, and put ou for himself, and for his house, and shall bis garments, and come forth, and will the bullock of the sin-offering which offer his burnt-offering, and the burnttior himself.

offering of the people, and make ao 12 And he shall take a censer full atonement for himself, and for the of burning coals of fire from off the people. altar before the LORD, and his hands 25 And the at of the sia-offering full of sweet incense beaten small, and shall be burn upor the altar: bring it within the vail.

26 And he that let go the goat for 13 And be shall put the incense up the scape-goat, shall wash his clothes, on the fire before the LORD, that the and bache bis nesh in water, and after cloud of the incense may cover the ward come into the cainp. mercy-seat that is upon the testimony, 2. And the bullock for the sin-offer. that he die not:

ing, and the goat for the sin-offering. 14 And he shall take of the blood of whose blood was brought in to make the bullock, and sprinkle it with his atonement in the holy place, shali one tinger upon the mercy-seat eastward : carry forth without the camp; and and before the mercy-seat shall he they shall burn in the fire their skins, sprinkle of the blood with his finger and their flesh, and their dung. seven times.

28 And he that burneth them shall 15 Then shall be kill the goat of wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh in the sin-offering, that is for the people, water, and afterward he shall come 10and bring his blood within the vail, to the camp. and do with that blood as he did with 29 | And this shall be a statute for the blood of the bullock, and sprinkle ever unto you, that in the seventh it upon the mercy-seat, and before the month, on the tenth day of the month. inercy-seat.

ye shall afflict your souls, and do no 16 And he shall make an atonement work at all, whether it be one of your for the holy place, because of the ut- own country, or a stranger that sacleanness of the children of Israel, ljonrnetb ainong you: and because of their transgressions in

30 For on that day shall the priest all their sins: and so sball he do for make an atonement for you, to cleanse the tabernacle of the congregation that you, that ye may be clean from all remaineth among thein in the midst of sour sins before ibe LORD. their uncleanness.

31 It shall be a sabbath of rest unta


Hinod forlodden.


Unleaful marriages. you, and ye shall aftlict your souls, by, blood; and I have given it to you a statute for ever,

upon the altar, to make an atonemen: 32 And the priest, whon: he shall for your souls: for it is the blood that anoint, and whom he shall consecrate maketh an atonement for the soul. to, minister in the priest's office in his 12 Therefore I said unto the children father's steari, sball make the atone- of Israel, No soul of you shall ea: ment, and shall put on the linen blood, neither shall any stranger that clothes, even the holy garments: sojourneth among you eat blood.

33 And he shall make an atonement 13 And whatsoever man there le for the holy sanctuary, and he shall of the children of Is ael, or of the inahe an atonement for the tabernacle strangers that sojourn among you, of the congregation, and for the altar; which hunteth, and catcheth any beast and be shall inake an atonement for or fowl that may be eaten; he shall the priests, and for all the people of eren pour out the blood thereof, and the congregation.

cover it with dust. 34 And this shall be an everlasting 14 For it is the life of all flesh; the statute unto you, to make an atone blood of it is for the life thereof: there. ment for the children of braei, for all fore I said unto the children of Israel, their sins, once in rear

And be did as Ye shall eat the blood of no manner of the LORD commanded Moses.

fiesh: for the life of all flesh is the blood CAP. XI11.

thereof; whosoever eateth it shall ND the LORD spake unto Moses, cut off. sayin,

15 And every soul that eateth that 2 Speak into Aaron, and unto his which died of itself, or that which was sons, and unto all the children of Is- torn with beasts, whether it be one of rat!, and say unto them, This is the your own country, or a stranger, he thing which the LORD hath command- shall both wash his clothes, and bathe ed, saying,

himself in water, and be unclean until 3 What inan soerer there be of the the even; then shall he be clean. houze of Israel that killeth an ox, or 16 But if he wash them not, nor lamb, or goat, in the camp, or that bathe his flesh, then be shall bear his kalleth it out of the camp,

iniquity. 4 And bringeth it not unto the door

CHAP. XVIII. of the tabernacle or the congregation, AND the LORD spake unto Moses.

saying, before the tabernacle of the LORD, 9. Speak unto the children of Israel, blood shall be inputed unto that man; and say unto them, I am the LORD he hath shed blood ; and that man your God. shall be cut off from among his people: 3 After the doings of the land of

5 To the end that the children of Egypt, wherein ye dwelt, shall ye not 13rael may bring their sacrifices, do: and after the doings of the land which they offer in the open field, of Canaan, whither I bring you, shall even that they may bring them unto ye not do; neither shall ye walk in the LORD, unto the door of the taber- their ordinances. racle of the congregation unto the 4 Ye shall do my judgments, and priest, and offer them for peace-offer- reep mine ordinances, to walk thereings unto the LORD.

in: 'I am the LORD your God. 6 And the priest shall sprinkle the 5 Ye shall therefore kecp my stablood upon the altar of the LORD, at tutes, and my judgments; which if a the door of the tabernacle of the con- man do, he shall live in them: I am the gregation, and burn the fat for a sweet LORD. savou! unto the LORD.

6 None of you shall approach to any 7. And they shait no more offer their that is near of kin to bin, to uncover sacritices unto derils, after whom they their nakedness: I am the LORD. have gone a whoring. This shall be 7 The nakedness of thy fatber, or a statute for ever unto them through the naredness of thy mother, shalt thou out their generations.

not uncover: she is thy mother, thou 8 And thog shalt say unto them, shalt not uncover her nakedness. Whatsoever man there be of the house 8 The nakedness of thy father's of Israel, or of the strangers which so-wise shalt thou not uncover, it is thy journ among you, that ofiereth a Durat- father's nakedness. offering or sacritice,

9 The nakedness of thy sister, the 9 And bringeth it not unto the door daughter of thy father, or daugbter of the tabernacle of the congregation, of thy mother, whether she be born at to offer it unto the LORD, even that home, or born abroad, even their naman shall be cut off from ainong bis kedness thou shalt not uncover. people.

10 The nakedness of thy son's 10 And whatsoever man there be daughter, or of thy daughter's daugh of the house of Israel, or of the stran-ter, even their nakedness thou shalt gers that sojourn among you, that not uncover; for theirs is thine own eateth any manner of blood, I will nakedness. even set my face against that soul that 1) The nakedness of thy father's eatech blood, and will cut him off from wife's daughter, begotten of thy faamong his people.

ther, (she is thy sister,) thou shalt no 1! For the life of the flesh i: in the incrive: In Dakednes

[ocr errors]


Oxlarful lusts.

Sundry later, 12 Thou shalt not uncover the naked

CHAP. XIX. heise of the finger's sister : she is thy And ithe LORD spade urto Moses,

13 Thou shalt not uncover the naked 2 Speak unto all the congregation of ness of thy mother's sister : for sbe is the children of Israel, and say unto thy mother's near kinswoman. them, Ye shall be holy for I the LORD

14 Thou shalt not uncover the na- your God am holy. kedness of thy father's brother, thou 3 Ye shall fear every man his moshait not approach to his wife : she is ther, and his father, and keep my sab. thine aunt.

batbs: I am the LORD your God. 15 Tbou shalt not uncover the na 4 Turn ye not unto idois, nor make kedness of thy daughter-in-law: she is to yourselves molten gods : 1 am the thy son's wife; thou sbalt not uncover LORD your Gou. Ler nakedness.

5 And if ye otser a sacrifice of peace. 16 Thou shalt not uncover the naked- offerings unto the LORD, ye shall offer ness of thy brother's wife : it is thy it at your own will. brother's nakedness.

6 It shall be eaten the same day ye 17 Thou shalt not uncover the na-otler it, and on the morrow : and if kedness of a woman and her daughter, aught remain until the third day, it neither shalt thou take her son's shall be burnt in the fire. daughter, or her daughter's daughter, 7 And if it be eaten at all on the to uncover her nakedness; for they third day, it is aboininable; it shall not ere her near kinswoner; it is wicked- be accepted.

8 Therefore every one that cateth it 18 Neither shalt thou take a wise to her shall bear his iniquity, because he hain sister, to vex her, to uncover ber na- profaned the hallowed thing of the kedness, besides the other, in her life- LORD; and that soul shall be cut off time.

from among his people. 19 Also, thou shalt not approach 9 And when ye reap the harvest of unto a woman, to uncover her naked your land, thou shalt not wholly read ness, as long as she is put apart for her libe corners of thy field, neither shalt uncleanness.

thou gather the gleanings of thy bar20 Moreover, thou shalt not lie car-vest. nally with thy neighbour's wise, to de 10 And thou shalt not glean thy file thyself with her.

vineyard, neither shalt thou gather 21 And thou shalt not let any of thy every grape of thyrineyard ; tbou shalt seed pass through the fire to Molech, leave them for the poor and stranger: neither shalt thou profane the name of I am the LORD your God. thy God: I am the LORD.

11 Ye shall not steal, neither deal 22 Thou shalt not lie with mankind falsely, neither lie one to another. as with womankind: it is abomination. 12 And ye shall not swear by my

23 Neither shalt thou lie with any name falsely, neither shalt thou profane beast, to defile thyself therewith ; ne- the name of thy God: I am the LORD. ther shall any woman stand before a 13 Thou shalí not defraud thy neighheast to lie down thereto; it is coniu- bour, neither rob him : the wages of sion.

bim that is hired shall not abide with 24 Defile not you yonrselves in any thee all night until the morning. of these things : for in a!l these the 14 Thou shall not curse the deaf, nations are defiled which I cast out be- nor put a stumbling-block before the fore you:

blind, but shalt fear thy God: I am the 25 And the land is defiled: there. ore LORD. I do risit the iniquity thereof upon it, 15 Ye shall do no unrighteousness and the land itselí vomiteth out her in judgment: thou shalt not respect inhabitants.

the person of the poor, nor honour 26 Ye shall therefore keep my sta- the person of the mighty: but in rightutes and my judgments, and shall not teousness shalt thou judge thy neighcommit any of these abominations; bour neither any of your own nation, nor any 16 Thou shalt rot go up and down stranger that sojourneth among you; as a tale-bearer among thy people ;

97 (For all these abominations have neither shalt thou stand against the the men of the land done, which were blood of thy neighbour :1 am the LORD. before you, and the land is defiled ;) 17 Thou shali not hate thy brother

29 That the land spue not you out in thine leart: thou shalt in any wise also, when ye defile it, as it spued out rebuke thy neighbour, and not suffer the nations that were before you. sin upon him.

29 For wbosuever shall commit any 13 Thou shalt not arenge, nor bear of these abominations, even the souls any grudge against the children of thy that commit them shall be cut off from people, but thou shalt love thy neigtiamong their people.

bour as thyself: I am the LORD. 30 Therefure shall ye keep mine or 19 Ye shall keep my statutes. Thou dinance, that ye commit not any one shalt not let thy cattle gender with a of these abominable customs, which diverse kind. Thou shalt not sow thy were committed before you, and that field with mingled seed ; neither shall ye defile not yourselves therein: I am a garment iningled of linen and wool The LORD your God,

len coinc upon thee.

Divers ordinances.


Cursing parents, fc. 20 And whosoever lieth carnally with 2 Again, thou shalt say to the chile * woman that is a bondinaid, betrothed dren of Israel, Whosoever he be of the to an husband, and not at all redeemed, children of Israel, or of the strangers nor freedom given her, she shall be that sojourn in Israel, that giveth any scourged : they shall not be put to of bis seed unto Molech, he shall surely death, because she was not free. be put to death; the people of the

21 And he shall bring his trespass- land shall stone him with stones. offering unto the LORD, unto the door 3 And I will set my face against that of the tabernacle of the congregation, inan, and will cut him off from among quen a rain for a trespass-ottering. his people; because he hath given of

22 And the priest shall make an his seed unto Molech, to defile my atonement for hiin, with the ram of sanctuary, and to profane my holy the trespass-offering, before the LORD, name. for his sin which he hath done: and 4 And if the people of the land do the sin which he bath done shall be for any ways hide their eyes from the man, given him.

when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, 23 And when ye shall come into the and kill hiin not; Tand, and shall have planted all man 5 Then I will sét my face against that ner of trees for food, then ye shall man, and against his family, and will count the fruit thereof as uncircumci-cut bini off, and all that go a whoring sed: three years sball it be as uncircum- after him, to commit whoredom witb cised unto you; it shall not be eaten of. Molech, from among their people.

24 But in the fourth year all the fruit 6 And the soul that turneth after thereof shall be boly, to praise the such as have familiar spirits, and after LORD withal.

wizards, to go a wboring after them, 1 25 And in the fifth year shall ye eat will even set my face against that soul, of the fruit thereof, that it may yield and will cut bim off froin amongst his rinto you the increase thereof: I am people. the LORD your God.

7. Sanctify yourselves, therefore, 26 Ye shall not eat any thing with the and be ye boly: for I am the LORD blood; neither shall ye use enchant- your God. ment, nor observe times.

8 And ye shall keep my statutes, and 27 Ye shall not round the corners of do tbem: I am the LORD wnicb sancyour heads, neither shalt thou mnar the tify you. corners of thy beard.

9 For every one that curseth bis 28 Ye shall not make any cuttings in father or his mother shall be surely your flesh for the dead, nor print any put to death : he bath cursed his fatber inarks upon you: I am the LORD. or his motber; bis blood shall be upon

29 Do not prostitute thy daughter, bim. to cause her to be a whore ; lest the 10 And the man that committeth land fall to whoredom, and the land adultery with another inan's wife, cuen become full of wickedness.

he that committeth adultery with his 30 Ye sball keep my sabbaths, and neighbour's wife, the adulterer and the reverence iny sanctuary : I am the adulteress shall surely be put to death. LOPD.

il And the man that lieth with his 31 Regard not them that have fa- father's wife bath uncovered his fa. miliar spirits, neither seek after wi-ther's nakedness: both of them shal! zards, to be defiled by them: I am the surely be put to death; their blood LORD your God.

shall be upon them. 32 Thou shalt rise up before the 19 And if a man lie with his daughhoary head, and honour the face of the ter-in-law, both of them shall surely be old man, and fear thy God: I am the put to deatb : they have wrought conLORD.

fusion; their blood shall be upon them. 33 And if a stranger sojourn with 13 If a man also lie with mankind, thee in your land, ye shall not vex as he lieth with a woman,

both of them him.

bave committed an abomination: they 34 But the stranger that dwelleth shall surely he put to death; their with you shall be unto you as one born blood shall be upon them. ainongst you, and thou shalt love him 14 And if a man take a wife and her as thyself; for ye were strangers in the mother, it is wickedness: tbey shall land of Egypt: I am the LORD your be burnt with fire, both he and they; God.

that tbere be no wickedoess ainong 35 Ye shall do no unrighteousness in you. judgment, in mete-yard, 10 weight, or 15. And if a man lie with a beast, he in measure.

shall surely be put to death; and ye 26 Just balances, just weights, a just shall slay the beast. ephah, and a just hin, shall ye have : 1 16 And if a woman approach unto am the LORD your God, which brought any beast, and lie down thereto, tbou you out of the land of Egypt.

shalt kill the woman and the beast. 37 Therefore shall ye observe all my they shall surely be put to death ; their statutes, and all my judgments, and do blood shali be upon them. thein: I am the LORD.

17 And if a nian shall take bis sister, CHAP. XX.

his father's daughter, or his mother's AND the LOL.D spake unto Moses, daughter, and see her nakedness, and paying,

stie see his bakeddess, it is a sicked

of th: priezis' moterning, CHAP. XXI.

marriages, and blemishes. thing; and they shall be cut off in the, sbave off the corner of their beard, sight of their people: he hath unco- nor make any cuttings in their fesh. vered his sister's nakedness; be shall 6 They shall be holy unto their God, bear his iniquity.

and not profane the name of their God 18 And if á inan shall lie with a for the offerings of the LORD made by woman having her sickness, and shall fire, and the bread of their God, they uncover her nakedness, be hath dis- do offer; therefore they shall be holy covered her fountain, and she hath un 7 They shall not take a wife that is a covered the fountain of her blood ; and whore, or profane ; neither shall they both of them shall be cut off from take a woman put away from her husamong their people.

band : for he is holy unto his God. 19 And thou shalt not uncover the 8 Thou shalt sanctify him therefore ; nakedness of thy mother's sister, nor for he oftereth the bread of thy God? of thy father's sister; for he uncover- he shall be holy unto thee: for I the eth his near kin: they shall bear their LORD, which sanctify you, am holy. iniquity.

9 And the daughter of any priest, ir 20 And if a man shall lie with his she profane herself by playing the uncle's wife, he hath uncovered his wbore, she profaneth her father : she uncle's nakedness: they shall bear shall be burni with fire. their sin; they shall die childless. 10 And he that is the high priest

2! And if a man shall take his bro-among bis brethren, upon whose head ther's wife, it is an unclean thing; he the anointing oil was poured, and tha: hath uncovered bis brother's naked is consecrated to put on the garments, ness; they shall be childless.

shall not uncover his head, nor rend his 22'ye shall therefore keep all my clothes; statutes, and als my judgments, and 11 Neither shall be go in to any dead do ther; that the land, whither body, por defile himself for his father, bring you to dwell therein, spue you or for his mother; not out.

12 Neither shall he go out of the 23 And ye shall pot walk in the sanctuary, nor profane the sanctuary manners of the nations which I cast of his God; for the crown of the out before you : for they committed anointing oil of bis God is upon him. all these things, and therefore I ab- I am the LORD. horred them.

13 And he shall take a wife is be 94 But I have said unto you, Ye virginity. shall inherit their land, and I will give 14 A widow, or a divorced woman, it uoto you to possess it, a land that or profane, or an harlot, these shall be finwetb with milk and honey: I am the not take : but he shall take a virgin of LORD your God, which have separated his own people to wife. you from other people.

15 Neither shall he profane his seed 25 Ye shall therefore put difference among his people ; for I the LORD between ciean beasts and unclean, and do sanctify him. between unclean fowls and clean and 16 | And the LORD spake unto Moye shall not make your souls abomina- ses, saying, ble by beast, or by fowl, or by any man 17 Speak unto Aaron, saying, Who. Der of living thing that creepeth on the soever he be of thy seed in their ground, which I have separated from generations that hath any blemish, let you as unclean.

him not approach to offer the bread of 26 And ye shall be holy unto me; his God : for I the LORD am holy, and have 18 For whatsoever man he be that severed you from other people, that ye hath a blemish, he shall not approach ; should be mine.

a blind man, or a lame, or be that batu 27 A man also, or a woman, that a flat nose, or any thing superfluous, bath a familiar spirit, or that is a 19 Or a man that is broken-footed, wizard, shall surely be put to death : or broken-handed, they shall stone them with stones; 20 Or crook-backed, or a dwarf, or their blood shall be upon them. that hath a blemish in his eye, or be CHAP. XXI.

scurvy or scabbed, or hath his stones Speak unto the priests the sons


21 No man that hath a blemish of of Aaron, and say unto them, There the seed of Aaron the priest shall come shall none be defiled for the dead nigh to offer the offerings of the LORD among his people :

made by fire: he hath a blemish, be 9 But for his kin that is near unto shall not come nigh to offer the bread him, that is, for his mother, and for of his God. his father, and for his son, and for bis 22 He shall eat the bread of his God, daughter, ano for his brother;

both of the most holy, and of the holy; 3 And for his sister a virgin, that is 23 Only be shall not go in unto the nigba unto him, which hath had no hus-vail, nor come nigh unto the altar, be. band, for her may he be defiled. cause he hath a blemish; that he pro

4 But he shall not defile himself, fane not my sanctuariés: for the being a chief man among uis people, LORD do sanctify them. to profane bimself.

24 And Moses told it unto Aarin 5 They shall not make baldness and to his sons, and unto al! Lupon their head; neither shall they dren of Israel.

« ZurückWeiter »