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The year of release.

Yearly feasts. poor brother ;

B. C. 1451. thy God brought thee forth out of Egypt 8 Buta thou shalt open thine hand

by night. wide unto him, and shalt surely lend a Le.25.35..37

2 Thou shalt therefore sacrifice the passhim sufficient for his need, in that which Ga. 2. 10. over unto the LORD thy God, of thec flock he wanteth.

Ex.12.31..42 and the herd, in the placed which the LORD 9 Beware that there be not a Bthought Nu.28.16..19 shall choose to place his name there. in thy Ywicked heart, saying, The seventh dchap.15.20.

3 Thou shalt eat no leavened bread year, the year of release, is at hand; and

with it: seven days shalt thou eat un

B word. thine eyet be evil against thy poor bro- Belial.

leavened bread therewith, even the bread ther, and thou givest him nought; and Ex. 13. 6,7. of affliction; for thou camest forth out he cry9 unto the LORD against thee, and sch.28.54..56 of the land of Egypt in haste; that thou it be sink unto thee.

Pr. 23. 6. mayest remember the day when thou 10 Thou shalt surely give him, and thine Mat. 20.15. camest forth out of the land of Egypt all heart shall not be grievedi when thou schap.24.15. the days of thy life.

Ex. 22. 23. givest unto him: because that for this

4 And there shall be no leavened bread

h Mat. 25.41.. thing the LORD thy God shall blessk thee

seen with thee in all thy coast seven

45. in all thy works, and in all that thou

i2 Co.9.5..7.

neither’ shall there any thing of the puttest thine hand unto.

kchap. 24. 19. flesh, which thou sacrificedst the first day 11 For the poorm shall never cease out Ps. 41. 1, 2. at even, remain all night until the morning. of the land : therefore I command thee, Pr. 11. 25. 5 Thou mayest not sacrifice the passsaying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide 22.9. over within any of thy gates, which the unto thy brother, to thy poor, and to thy

He. 13. 16. LORD thy God giveth thee:

I Ex. 12. 10. needy, in thy land.

6 But at the place which the LORD thy

34. 25. 12 And if thy brother, an Hebrew

m Mat. 26.11.

God shall choose to place his name in, man, or an Hebrew woman, be sold unto

there thou shalt sacrifice the passovero at

dor, kill. thee, and serve thee six years, then in nEx. 21.2. even, at the going down of the sun, at the seathe seventh year thou shalt let him go Lo.25.39..41. son that thou camest forth out of Egypt. free from thee.

Je. 34. 14. 7 And thou shalt roastP and eat it in 13 And when thou sendest him out • Ex. 12. 6..9. the place ? which the LORD thy God shall free from thee, thou shalt not let him P2 Ch.35. 13. choose : and thou shalt turn in the morngo away empty :

9 2 Ki.23. 23. ing, and go unto thy tents. 14 Thou shalt furnish him liberally


8 Six days thou shalt eat unleavened

11. 55. out of thy flock, and out of thy floor, and

bread : and on the seventh” day shall be

Le. 23. 8. out of thy winepress: of that where


a Śsolemn assembly to the LORD thy with the LORD thy God hath + blessed Le. 23. 36. God: thou shalt do no work therein. thee thou shalt give unto him.

8 Ps. 68. 10. 9 Seven” weeks shalt thou number 15 And thou shalt rememberv that thout Pr. 10. 22. unto thee: begin to number the seven wast a bondman in the land of Egypt,

Ac. 20. 35. weeks from such time as thou beginnest and the LORD thy God redeemed thee : u Ex. 23. 16. to put the sickle to the corn. therefore I command thee this thing 34. 22. lo And thou shalt keep the feast of to day.

Le. 23. 15. weeks unto the LORD thy God with na 16 And it shall be, ifr he say unto

Ac. 2.1. tribute of a freewill offering of thine thee, I will not go away from thee, chap. 5. 15. hand, which thou shalt give unto the because he loveth thee and thine house, 16. 12. LORD thy God, according* as the LORD

Is. 51. 1. because he is well with thee,

thy God hath blessed thee: 17 Then thou shalt take an awl, and nor, suffi- il Andy thou shalt rejoice before the

ciency. thrust it through his ear unto the door,

LORD thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy and he shall be thy servant for ever.

" Ex: 21,5,6. daughter, and thy manservant, and thy

3 verse 17. And also unto thy maidservant thou

maidservant, and the Levite that is within

1 Co. 16. 2. shalt do likewise.

thy gates, and the stranger, and the father18 It shall not seem hard- unto thee, v ch. 12.7, 12, less, and the widow, that are among you, when thou sendest him away free from

in the place which the LORD thy God thee; for he hath been worth a double

z verse 10.

hath chosen to place his name there. hired servant to thee, in serving thee six

a chap. 15.15.

12 Anda thou shalt remember that thou years : and the LORD thy God shall bless

La.3. 19,20. wast a bondman in Egypt: and thou thee in all that thou doest.

6 Ex. 13.2

shalt observe and do these statutes.

Nu. 3. 13. 19 All the firstling males that come of

13 Thou shalt observe the feast of

18. 17. thy herd and of thy flock thou shalt sanc

cLe. 23. 34.

tabernacles seven days, after that thou tify unto the LORD thy God : thou shalt

hast gathered in thy corn and thy wine: do no work with the firstling of thy bul- floor, and 14 And thou shalt rejoiced in thy feast,

thy wine. lock, nor shear the firstling of thy sheep:


thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy 20 Thoue shalt eat it before the LORD

d Ne. 8. 9..12.

manservant, and thy maidservant, and thy God year by, year, in the place

the Levite, the stranger, and the fatherless, which the LORD shall choose, thou and ech.12.5,6,17 and the widow, that are within thy gates. thy household.

f Le.23.39,40. 15 Seven days shalt thou keep a solemn 21 And ify there be any blemish therein, chap. 17. 1. feast unto the LORD thy God in the place

Le. 22. 20. as if it be lame, or blind, or have any ill

which the LORD shall choose: because blemish, thou shalt not sacrifice it unto h ch. 12.15,&c all thine increase, and in all the works of

Mal. 1, 7, 8. the LORD thy God shall bless thee in the LORD thy God. 22 Thou shalt eat it within thy gates :

i Ex. 23. 14. thine hands, therefore thou shalt surely

34. 23. thek unclean and the clean person shall eat k Ex.34. 18.

rejoice. it alike, as the roebuck, and as the hart. 1 Ex. 23. 15.

16 Three times in a year shall all thy 23 Only thou shalt not eat the blood thereof; thou shalt pour it upon the

k according

males appear before the LORD thy God to the gift

in the place which he shall choose; in ground as water.

of his hand. the feast of unleavened bread, and in CHAPTER XVI. OBSERVEŁ the month of Abib, and

m Mar. 12.41.. the feast of weeks, and in the feast of

44. tabernacles : and they shall not appear keep the passover unto the LORD thy 2 Co. 8. 12. before the LORD empty :? God: for in the month of Abib the LORD

17 Every man shall give kas he is able, m

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Authority of the judges. DEUTERONOMY, XVII.

Duties of a king.

B. C. 1451. according a to the blessing of the LORD

before the LORD thy God, or unto the thy God which he hath given thee.

judge, even that man shall die :: and thou 18 Judgesd and officers shalt thou make a verse 10. shalt put away the evil from Israel. thee in all thy gates, which the LORD • He. 10. 28. 13 Ånde all the people shall hear, and thy God giveththee, throughout thyichap13.5; fear, and do no more presumptuously.

. tribes: and they shall judge the people


14 When thou art come unto the land with just judgment.

which the LORD thy God giveth thee, and

1 Ch. 23. 4. 19 Thou shalt not wrest judgment; thou 2 Ch.19.5..17. shalt possess it, and shalt dwell therein, shalt not respecto persons, neither take a echap. 13.11. and shalt say, In will set a king over me, gift: fori a gift doth blind the eyes of the Le. 19. 15. like as all the nations that are about me; wise, and pervert the words of therighteous. Pr. 24. 23. 15 Thou shalt in any wise set him king

20 That y which is altogether k just shalt ki Sa.8.5,19, over thee, whom? the LORD thy God shali thou follow, that thou mayest live," and 20. choose : one from” among thy brethren

i Pr. 17. 23. inherit the land which the LORD thy

shalt thou set king over thee: thou mayGod giveth thee.

Bor, matters.

est not set a stranger' over thee, which 21 Thou shalt not plant thee a grover of Justice,

is not thy brother. any trees near unto the altar of the LORD *Mi. 6.-8. 16. But he shall not multiply? horses thy God, which thou shalt make thee. Phi. 4. 8. to himself, nor cause the people to return

22 Neithers shalt thou set thee up any 11 Sa.9.15..17. to Egypt, to the end that he should mulimage, & which the LORD thy God hateth. 16. 12. tiply horses : forasmuch as the LORD CHAPTER XVII.

1 Ch.22.10. hath said unto you, Yer shall henceforth THOU shalt not sacrifice unto the “ Eze. 18.5,9. return no more that way. LORD thy God any bullock, or Ssheep, | Je: 2. 25.

17 Neither shall he multiply wives to wherein is blemish, or any evilfavoured- P1 ki. 14. 15. himself

, that his heartw turn not away: ness : for that is an abomination unto the 1 Ki. 10.26.: neither shall he greatly multiply to himLORD thy God.

self silver and gold. 2 Ifx there be found among you, within Ps. 20. 7. 18 And it shall be, when he sitteth upon any, of thy gates which the LORD thy Ho. 14. 3. the throne of his kingdom, that he shall God giveth thee, man or woman, that r Is. 31. 1.

write him a copy of this law in a book hath wrought wickedness in the sight of Eze. 17. 15. out of that which is before the priests the LORD thy God, in Y transgressing •Le. 26. 1. the Levites : his covenant,

8 statue, or, 19 And: it shall be with him, and he 3 And hath gone and served other gods, pillar. shall read therein all the days of his life:

t Je. 44. 4. and worshipped them, either the sun,

that he may learn to fear the LORD his or moon, or any of the host of heaven,

u Ex. 13. 17. God, to keep all the words of this law which I have not commanded ;

Šor, goat.

and these statutes, to do them: 4 And it be told thee, and thou hast

20 That his heart be not lifted up above heard of it, and inquired diligently, and, be

v Mal.1.8, 13, his brethren, and that he turno not aside hold, it be true, and the thing certain, that 11 Ki. 11.3,4. from the commandment, to the right such'abomination is wrought in Israel : 5 Then shalt thou bring forth that nen Jos.7.11,15. he, and his children in the midst of Israel.

* ch.13.6,&c. hand, or to the left: to the end that he

may prolong., his days in his kingdom, or that woman, which have committed

Ju. 2. 20. that wicked thing, unto thy gates, even 2 Ki. 18. 12.

CHAPTER XVIII. that man or that woman, and shalt stone

Ho. 8. 1.


priests the Levites, and all the them with stones, till they die.

z Jos. 1.8. tribe of Levi, shall have nó part nor in6 Atd the mouth of two witnesses, or Ps. 119. 97. heritance with Israel; they shall eat the three witnesses, shall he that is worthy of a 1 Ki. 15. 5. offeringse of the LORD made by fire, and death be put to death; but at the mouth of | o Pr. 10. 27. his inheritance. one witness he shall not be put to death. cNu. 18. 20. 2 Therefore shall they have no inheri

7 The hands) of the witnesses shall be a Nu. 35.30. tance among their brethren: the, LORD first upon him to put him to death, and John 8. 17. is their inheritance, as he hath said unto afterward the hands of all the people. 2 Co. 13. 1. them. So thou shalt put the evil away from 1 Ti. 5. 19. 3 And this shall be the priest's due among you.

e 1Co.9.13,14. from the people, from them that offer a 8 If there arise a matter too hard for 1 Ac. 7.58,59. sacrifice, whether it be ox or sheep, and thee in judgment, between blood i and Ps. 16. 5.

they shall give unto the priest the shoul.

La. 3. 24. blood, between plea and plea, and be

der, and the two cheeks, and the maw. tween stroke and stroke, being matters of " Le. 7.30..34. 4 The firstfruitk also of thy corn, of thy controversy within thy gates then, shalt Ex.21.12,&c wine, and of thine oil, and the first of the thou arise, and get thee up into the place * Ex. 22. 29. fleece of thy sheep, shalt thou give him. which the LORD thy God shall choose; i Ps. 122. 4,5.

5 For the LORD thy God hath chosen 9 And thou shalt come unto the mpriests m Je. 18. 18. him” out of all thy tribes, to stand to the Levites, and unto the judgeo that shall be Hag. 2. 11. minister in the name of the LORD, him in those days, and inquire; and they shall Mal. 2. 7. and his sons for ever. shew thee the sentence of judgment.

n Nu. 3. 10. 6 And if a Levite come from any of 10 And thou shalt do according to the chap. 19.17. thy gates out of all Israel, where he sosentence, which they of that place which P Nu. 35. 2, 3. journed, and come with all the desire the LORD shall choose shall shew thee; Ps. 84. 2. of his mind unto the place which the and thou shalt observe to do according -2 Ch. 31. 4. LORD shall choose; to all that they inform thee:

nhis sales by 7 Then he shall minister in the name 11 According to the sentence of the law the fathers. of the LORD his God, as all his brethren which they shall teach thee, and accord. Nu. 15. 30. the Levites do, which stand there before ing to the judgment which they shall tell Ezr. 10.8. the LORD. thee, thou shalt do: thou shalt not de- Ho. 4. 4. 8 They shall have like portionsr to eat, cline from the sentence which they shall not to beside n that which cometh of the sale

hearken. shew thee, to the right hand, nor to the left.

of his patrimony. 12 And the man that will do presump- | Je.25.3, &c. 9 When thou art come into the land tuously, and will not hearken unto the wchap.18.5,7. which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou priest that standeth” to minister there

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upon thee.

The great Prophet.

The cities of refuge. tions of those nations.

B. C. 1451. neighbour, that he die; he shall flee unto 10 Therea shall not be found among

one of those cities, and live : you any one that maketh his son or his a Le. 18. 21, 6 Lest the avenger of the blood pursue daughter to pass through the fire, or that

&c. the slayer, while his heart is hot, and useth divination, or an observer of times, Bsmite him overtake him, because the way is long,

in life. or an enchanter, or a witch,

and slay Bhim ; whereas he was not wor. 11, Or a charmer, or a consulter with Yfrom yes.

terday the

thy of death, inasmuch as he hated him familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necro- third day.

not in Y time past. mancer.

bRe. 22. 15.

7 Wherefore I command thee, saying, 12 For all that do these things are an CEx. 34. 24. Thou shalt separate three cities for thee. abomination unto the LORD: and because sor, up- 8 And if the LORD thy God enlarge of these abominations the LORD thy God right, or, thy coast, as he hath sworn unto thy fadoth drive them out from before thee.

thers, and give thee all the land which

Ge. 17.1. 13 Thou shalt be perfect with the

he promisedd to give unto thy fathers;

Job 1.1. LORD thy God.

9 If thou shalt keep all these com

d Ge.15.18,21. 14 For these nations, which thou shalt Sor, inherit. | mandments to do them, which I compossess, hearkened unto observers of Ge. 20.6.

mand thee this day, to love the LORD times, and unto diviners: but as for Ps. 147. 19, thy God, and to walk ever in his ways; thee, the LORD thy God hath not suf

then shalt thou adds three cities more ferede thee so to do.

Ac. 14. 16. for thee, beside these three: 15 The LORD thy God will raise up

Jos. 20.7,8. 10 That innocent blood be not shed in unto thee a Prophet , from the midst of 9John 1. 45. thy land, which the LORD thy God giveth thee, of thy, brethren, like unto me; unto 6., 14; thee for an inheritance, and so blood be

Ac. 3.22,23. himk ye shall hearken;

h Mat. 17. 5. 16 According to all that thou desiredst

He. 1. 1, 2.

11 Bụti if any man hate his neighbour, of the LORD thy God in Horeb in the 2.1.3. and lie in wait for him, and rise up against day; of the assembly, saying, Let me 1 John 3.23. him, and smite him'n mortally that he not hear again the voice of the LORD i Ge. 9. 6. die, and fleeth into one of these cities : my God, neither let me see this great Ex. 21. 12, 12 Then the elders of his city shall fire any more, that I die not.

&c. send and fetch him thence, and deliver 17 And the LORD said unto me, They

Pr. 23. 17. him into the hand of the avenger of have well spoken that which they have Ex. 20. 19. blood, that he may die. spoken.

nin life. 13 Thine eye shall not pity him, but

k Is. 9. 6. 18 Ik will raise them up a? Prophet from among their brethren, liken unto

Zec.6.12,13. blood from Israel, that it may go well

thou shalt put away the guilt of innocent

Mal. 3. 1. thee, and will put my words in his

I Lu. 24. 19.

with thee. mouth; and her shall speak unto them

14 Thou shalt not remove thy neigh

m Nu. 12.6..8. all that I shall command him.

He. 3. 2..6.

bour's landmark,' which they of old time 19 And it shall come to pass, that whosoeverp will not hearken unto my words

n John 4. 25. shalt inherit in the land that the LORD

have set in thine inheritance, which_thou which he shall speak in my name, I will 12. 49, 50. thy God giveth thee to possess it. require it of him.

15. 15.

15 One witness shall not rise up against 20 Bute the prophet which shall pre- oHo. 5. 10. a man for any iniquity, or for any sin, in sume to speak a word in my name, which v Mar. 16. 16. any sin that he sinneth: at the mouth I have not commanded him to speak, or Ac. 3. 22,23. of two witnesses, or at the month of that shall speak in the name of other He. 2. 3. three witnesses, shall the matter be esgods, even that prophet shall die.

12. 25. tablished. 21 And if thou say in thine heart, Howach. 13.1..5. 16 If a false witness rise up against shall we know the word which the LORD Je.14.14,15. any man, to testify against him that hath not spoken?

Zec. 13. 3.

which is wrong; 22 When“, & prophet speaketh in the 2 Co. 13. 1. 17 Then both the men, between whom name of the LORD, if the thing follow not, Je.28.15..17. the controversy is, shall stand before the nor come to pass, that is the thing which Re. 19. 20. LORD, before the priests and the judges the LORD hath not spoken, but the pro- t1Jno.4.1..3. which shall be in those days; phet hath spoken it presumptuously : oor;:falling inquisition : and, behold, if the witness

18 And the judges shall make diligent thou shalt not be afraid of him."

WHEN - the LORD thy God hath cut

u Is. 41.22,23. be a false witness, and hath testified

Je. 28. 9. falsely against his brother ; off the nations, whose land the LORD

Pr. 26. 2.

19 Then * shall ye do unto him as he thy God giveth thee, and thou k succeed

10 ch. 12. 29.

had thought to have done unto his broest them, and dwellest in their cities,

ther: so shalt thou put the evil away

kinheritest, and in their houses ;.

from among you.

or, posse882 Thou shalt separate three y cities for


20 And those which remain shall hear, thee in the midst of thy land, which the - Pr. 19.5, 9. and fear, and shall henceforth commit LORD thy God giveth thee to possess it. Da. 6. 24.

no more any such evil among you. 3 Thou shalt prepare thee a way,

y ch.4. 41, 42.

21 And thine eye shall not pity; - but divide the coasts of thy land, which the Ex. 21. 13. life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth LORD thy God giveth thee' to inherit, Nu. 35.10, for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot. into three parts, that every slayer may


CHAPTER XX. flee thither.

Jos. 20.2..7. 4. And this is the case of the slayer - Le.24.19,20. WHEN thou goest out to battle against which shall flee thither, that he may live: a Ps. 20.7. thine enemies, and seest horses, a and Whoso killeth his neighbour ignorantly, a from yes- chariots, and a people more than thou, be whom he hated not d in time past;

terday the

not afraid of them: for the LORD thy 5 As when a man goeth into the wood

third day.

God is with thee, which brought thee up with his neighbour to hew wood, and his

out of the land of Egypt. hand fetcheth a stroke with the axe to cut v wood. 2 And it shall be, when ye are come down the tree, and the u head slippeth findeth. nigh unto the battle that the priest shall from the v helve, and lighteth upon his

approach, and speak unto the people,



Laws to be observed in war. DEUTERONOMY, XXI.

Of uncertain murder. 3 And shall say unto them, Hear, O B. C. 1451. them in the siege : Israel ;, ye approach this day unto bat

20 Only the trees which thou knowest tle against your enemies : let not your a Je. 6. 6. that they be not trees for meat, thou hearts ß faint ; fear not, and do not Bbe tender. shalt destroy and cut them down;a and tremble, y neither be ye terrified o because y make haste. thou shalt build bulwarks against the

Is. 28. 16. of them;

b Is. 51.7, 8.

city that maketh war with thee, until 4 Forc the LORD your God is he that

it 8 be subdued.

cchap. 1. 30. goeth with you, to fight for you against

3. 22.

CHAPTER XXI. your enemies, to save you.

Jos. 23. 10.

IF one be found slain in the land which 5 And the officers shall speak unto the 2 Ch. 13. 12. the LORD thy God giveth thee to pospeople, saying, What man is there that 32.7,8. sess it, lying in the field, and it be not hath built a new house, and hath not come down. known who hath slain him; dedicated it ? let him go and return to a Ne. 12. 27. 2 Then thy elders and thy judges shall his house, lest he die in the battle, and Ps.30. title. come forth, and they shall measure unto another man dedicate it.

Ś made it the cities which are round about him that 6 And what man is he that hath planted

is slain : a vineyard, and hath not yet Ś eaten of Le.19.23,25. 3 And it shall be, that the city which it ? let him also go and return unto his echap. 24. 5. is next unto the slain man, even the house, lest he die in the battle, and ano- schap. 28.30. elders of that city shall take an heifer, ther man eat of it.

g1 Ch.23. 13.

which hath not been wrought with, and And what man is there that hath be- k Ju. 7. 3.

which hath not drawn in the yoke ; trothed a wife, and hath not taken her ?

4 And the elders of that city shall bring

i Nu.6. 22..27 lete him go and return unto his house,

down the heifer unto a rough valley, which

k Nu. 32. 9. lest he die in the battle, and another

is neither eared nor sown, and shall strike man take her.

in mouth. off the heifer's neck there in the valley. 8 And the officers shall speak further ich. 17.8..10. 5 And the priests the sons of Levi shall unto the people, and they shall say, O melt. come near; for them the LORD thy God Whath man is there that is fearful and m Ps. 26. 6. hath chosen to minister unto him, and to fainthearted? let him go and return unto

Mat. 27.24. blessi in the name of the LORD; and by his house, lesti his brethren's heart e faint to be in the their n word shall every? controversy and as well as his heart.


every stroke be tried: 9 And it shall be, when the officers

6 And all the elders of that city, that

n 2 Sa.20.19.. have made an end of speaking unto the


are next unto the slain man, shall m wash people, that they shall make captains of

their hands over the heifer that is be

02 Ki. 24. 4. the armies k to lead the people.

headed in the valley :

Jon. 1. 14. 10 When thou comest nigh unto a city in the 7 And they shall answer and say, Our to fight against it, then proclaim " peace midst.

hands have not shed this blood, neither unto it.

p Le. 25. 44.. have our eyes seen it. 11 And it shall be, if it make thee an

46. 8 Be merciful, O LORD, unto thy peoswer of peace, and open unto thee, then achap. 19.13. ple Israel, whom thou hast redeemed, it shall be, that all the people that is "Nu.31.7..9. and lay noto innocent blood ^ unto thy found therein shall be tributaries unto Jos. 8. 2. people of Israel's charge. And the blood thee, and they shall serve thee.

+ Nu. 31. 18. shall be forgiven them. 12 And if it will make no peace with

M spoil.

9 So shalt thou put away? the guilt of thee, but will make war against thee,

u Jos. 22. 8.

innocent blood from among you, when then thou shalt besiege it :

thou shalt do that which is right in the 13 And when the LORD thy God hath v1 Co. 11. 6.

sight of the LORD. delivered it into thine hands, thour shalt v make, or 10 When thou goest forth to war against smite every male thereof with the edge

dress, or

thine enemies, and the LORD thy God of the sword.

suffer to

hath delivered them into thine hands,

grow. 14 But the women, and the little ones,

and thou hast taken them captive,

w Ps. 45. 10. and the cattle, and all that is in the city,

Lu. 14. 26.

11 And seest among the captives a beau. even all the spoil thereof, shalt thou s take

tiful woman, and hast a desire unto her,

x ch. 7. 1..4. unto thyself; and thou shalt eat the

Nu. 21.2, 3,

that thou wouldest have her to thy wife; spoil of thine enemies, which the LORD


12 Then thou shalt bring her home to thy God hath given thee.

Jos. 11. 14. I thine house; and she shall shave her 15 Thus shalt thou do unto all the cities y Ex. 21. 8. head, and v páre her nails; which are very far off from thee, which z ch.12.30,31. 13 And she shall put the raiment of her are not of the cities of these nations.

Ex. 23. 33. captivity from off her, and shall remain 16 But of the cities of these people, Ps.106.34.. in thine house, and bewail her father which the LORD thy God doth give thee

40. and her mother a full month: and after for an inheritance, thou shalt save alive 1 Co. 15. 33. that thou shalt go in unto her, and be her nothing that breatheth :

a chap:22,29. husband, and she shall be thy wife. 17 But thou shalt utterly destroy them; Ge. 29. 18

, light in her, then thou shalt

let her go namely, the Hittites, and the Amorites, the Canaanites, and the Perizzites, the cGe. 29. 31.. whither she will; but thou shalt not y sell Hivites, and the Jebusites; as the LORD 33. her at all for money, thou shalt not make thy God hath commanded thee:

or, for, o merchandise of her, because thou hast 18 That: they teach you not to do after

humbled a her. all their abominations, which they have tree of the 15 If a man have two wives, one bedone unto their gods; so should ye sin field is to be loved, and another hated, and they have against the LORD your God.

employed in
the siege.

born him children, both the beloved and 19 When thou shalt besiege a city a long time, in making war against it to pto go from the hated;

and it the firstborn son be

: take it, thou shalt not destroy the trees a1 Ch. 5. 2. 16 Then it shall be, when he maketh thereof by forcing an axe against them : 26. 10. his sons to inherit that which he bath, for thou mayest eat of them, and thou 2 Ch.11.21, that he may not make the son of the beshalt not cut them down (for a the tree

22. loved firstborn befored the son of the of the field is man's life)p to employ

hated, which is indeed the firstborn:

man, the

9 Mat. 19.8,9. days.

The wicked son.

DEUTERONOMY, XXII. Punishment of fornication. 17 But he shall acknowledge the son B. C. 1451. divers sorts, as of woollen and linen toof the hated for the firstborn, by a giving

gether. him a double portion of all that she hath: a1 Ch.5.1, 2. 12 Thou shalt make thee fringes upon for he is the beginning of his strength ; B is found the four Y quarters of thy vesture, wherethe right of the firstborn is his.

with him. with thou coverest thyself. 18 If a man have a stubborn and rebel- Ge. 49. 3. 13 If any man take a wife, and god in lious son, which will not obey the voice Nu. 15. 38. unto her, and hate her, of his father, or the voice of his mother,

Mat. 23. 5. 14 And give occasions of speech against and that, when they have chastenede him, y wings. her, and bring up an evil name upon her, will not hearken unto them;

c Ge.25.31..34 and say, I took this woman, and, when I 19 Then shall his father and his mother a Ge. 29. 21. came to her, I found her not a maid : lay hold on him, and bring him out unto e Ex. 20. 12.

15 Then shall the father of the damsel, the elders of his city, and unto the gate 11 Ti. 5. 14. and her mother, take and bring forth the of his place :

tokens of the damsel's virginity unto the

g Pr. 13. 24. 20. And they shall say unto thek elders

elders of the city in the gate :

19. 18. of his city, This our son is stubborn and

16 And the damsel's father shall say rebellious; he will not obeyi our voice;

k chap. 25. 7.

unto the elders, I gave my daughter unto

i Pr. 29. 17. he is a glutton, and a drunkard.

this man to wife, and he hateth her; 21 And all the men of his city shall | < Pr. 19. 26. 17 And, lo, he hath given occasions of

23.19..21. stone him with stones, that he die :m so

speech against her, saying, I found not shalt thou put evil away from among

i Pr. 29. 1.

thy daughter a maid; and yet these are you: and all Israel shall hear, and fear. mch. 13.5, 11. the tokens of my daughter's virginity:

22 And if a man have committed a sin n chap. 19. 6. And they shall spread the cloth before worthy of death, and he be to be put to Ac.25.11,25. the elders of the city. death, and thou hang him on a tree,

o Jos. 8. 29. 18 And the elders of that city shall 23 Hiso body shall not remain all night 10.26, 27. take that man, and chastise him; upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise

Jno. 19. 31. 19 And they shall amerce him in an þury him that day; (for he that is hanged the curse hundred shekels of silver, and give them is 8 accursed of God;) that thy land be

of God,

unto the father of the damsel, because he

Nu. 25. 4. notr defiled, which the LORD thy God

hath brought up an evil name upon a

Ga. 3. 13. giveth thee for an inheritance.

virgin of Israel: and she shall be his CHAPTER XXII.

v Nu.35.33,34 wife; hel may not put her away all his THOUr shalt not see thy brother's ox or his sheep go astray, and hides thyself

r Ex. 23. 4.

20 But if this thing be true, and the tokens from them; thou shalt in any case bring

of virginity be not found for the damsel :

& Is. 58. 7. them again unto thy brother.

21 Then they shall bring out the dam

t Ge. 34. 7. 2 And if thy brother be not nigh unto thee, or if thou know him not, then thou 2 Sa.13.12,13. stones that she

die; because she hath sel to the door of her father's house, and Ju. 20.6, 10.

the men of her city shall stone her with shalt bring it unto thine own house, and

u Le.21.9. it shall be with thee until thy brother

wrought follyt in Israel, tou play the seek after it, and thou shalt restore it to v chap. 13. 5. whore in her father's house: so r shalt him again.

w Le. 20. 10. thou put evil away from among you. 3 In like manner shalt thou do with his Nu.5.22..27. 22 Ifw a man be found lying with a woass; and so shalt thou do with his rai- Eze. 23. 45.. man married to an husband, then they

48. ment; and with all lost thing of thy

shall both of them die, both the man that

John 8. 5. brother's, which he hath lost, and thou

lay with the woman, and the woman: so

He. 13. 4. hast found, shalt thou do likewise : thou

shalt thou put away evil from Israel.

x Ex. 23. 5. mayest not hide thyself.

23 If a damsel that is a virgin be be4 Thour shalt not see thy brother's ass y Mat.1.18,19. trothed y unto an husband, and a man find or his ox fall down by the way, and hide - He.12.12,13. her in the city, and lie with her; thyself from them : thou shalt surely help a chap. 18.12. unto the gate of that city, and ye shall

24 Then ye shall bring them both out him to lift- them up again.

5 The woman shall not wear that chap.21.14. stone them with stones that they die; the which pertaineth unto a man, neither

c ver. 21, 22.

damsel, because she cried not, being in shall a man put on a woman's garment:

1 Co.5.2,13. the city; and the man, because he hath for all that do so are abomination a unto Sor, take humbledb his neighbour's wife: 80c thou the LORD thy God.

shalt put away evil from among you. 6 If a bird's nest chance to be before

of her,
2 Sa. 13. 14.

25 But if a man find a betrothed damthee in the way in any tree, or on the d Lu. 12. 6.

sel in the field, and the man Šforce her, ground, whether they be young onesd or

and lie with ber; then the man only that eggs, and the dam sitting upon the young

e Le. 22. 28. lay with her shall die: or upon the eggs, thou shalt not take the Schap. 4. 40. 26 But unto the damsel thou shalt do dame with the young ::

Pr. 22. 4. nothing; there is in the damsel no sin 7 But thou shalt in any wise let thek Is. 22. 1. worthy of death: for as when a man riseth dam go, and take the young to thee; Je. 19. 13. against his neighbour, and slayeth him, thats it may be well with thee, and that Mat. 10. 27. even so is this matter : thou mayest prolongs thy days.

i Ex.22.16,17.

27 For he found her in the field, and 8 When thou buildest a new house,

the betrothed damsel cried, and there then thou shalt make a battlement for * Le. 19. 19.

was none to save her. thy roof,k that thou bring not bloodfulness. 28 Ifi a man find a damsel that is a vir

pon thine house, if ny man fall from 2C0.6.14..16. gin, which is not betrothed, and lay hold on thence.

mchap.27.20. her, and lie with her, and they be found; 9 Thouk shalt not sow thy vineyard Le. 18. 8. 29 Then the man that lay with her shall with divers seeds : lest then fruit of thy 20, 11, give unto the damsel's father fifty shekels seed which thou hast sown, and the fruit 1C0.5.1,13. of silver, and she shall be his wife: beof thy vineyard, be defiled.

n Le. 19. 19. cause he hath humbled her, he may not 10 Thou shalt not plowl with an ox and Ru. 3. 9. put her away all his days. an ass together.

Eze. 16. 8. 30 Am man shall not take his father's 11 Thoun shalt not wear a garment of

wife, nor discover his father's skirt.

strong hold

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