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and that his Fear may be petual Hills did bow, his Ways are before your Faces, that ye
10 The MOUNTAINS saw thee, and sin not.
they TREMBLED : the Overflowing of 21 And the People stood the Water palled by the DepPourafar off, and Moses drew
tered his voice, and lift up his Hands
on high near unto the THICK DARK- 16 When I heard, my BELLY TREMNESS where God was. BLED, my LIPS QUIVER ED at the VOICE: 22 And the LORD said un- and I TREMBLED in myself, that I
Rortenness entred into my Bones , to Moses, Thus thou shalt might rest in the Day of Trouble. say unto the Children of If- Rev. iv. i I looked, and behold, rael, Ye have seen that I have the first Voice which I heard. was as
a Door was opened in Heaven : and talked with you from Hea- it were of a TRUMPET talking with
me ; which said, Come up hicher, ven.
and I will shew thee Things which 23 Ye shall not make with must be hereafter. me Gods of Silver, neither 2 And immediately I was in the shall make unto you
: and behold, a THRONE was
SPIRIT : ye
ser in HEAVEN, and one lat upon the of Gold.
3 And he that fat was to look upon like a Jasper, and a Sardine stone : and there was a Rainbow round about the Throne, in Sight like unto an Emerald.
4. And round about the Throne were four and lwenty Seats : and upon the Seats I saw four and cwenty Elders fitting, clothed in white Raiment ; and they had on their Heads Crowns of GOLD.
s And out of the THRONE proceeded LIGHTNINGS, and THUNDERINGS, and Voices, and there were seven Lamps of Fire burning before the THRONE, which are the seven SPIRITS of God.
Rev. x. i I saw another MIGHTY ANGEL come down from HEAVEN, clothed with a Cloud, and a RAINBOW was upon his Head, and his Face was as it were the Sun, and his Feet as Pillars of Fire.
2 And he had in his Hand a little Book open : and he set his Right Foot upon the Sea, and his Left Foot on the Earth,
3 And cried with a loud Voice, as when a Lion roareth ; and when he had cried, seven THUNDERS uttered their Voices.
CH A P. XXI.
1 Laws for Men-fervants : 7 For Women-fervants : 12 For
Manslaughter : 17 And for Cursers of Parents, &c.
CH A P. XXII.
1 Of Theft. 5 Of Damage. 7 Of Trespasses. 14. Of Bore
rowing 16 Of Fornication. 18 Of Witcharaft, &c.
CHA P. XXIII.
z Isa. Ixiii. Ź I will mention the
LOVING-KINDNESS of the LORD, and an Angel before
the Praises of the LORD, according thee to keep thee in the Way, to all that the Lord hath bestowed and to bring thee into the on us, and the great Goodness toPlace which I have PRE- hath bestowed on them, according
wards the House of Israel, which he PARED,
to his Mercies, and according to the
multitude of his loving Kindnesses. 8 For he said, Surely they are my People, Children that will not lie: so he was their SAVIOUR.
9 In all their Affli&ion he was affiliated, and the ANGEL of his PRESENCE SAVED them : in his Love and in his Pity he REDEEMED them, and he BARE them, and carried them all the Days of old.
10 But they rebelled, and vexed his Holy Spirit: therefore he was turno, ed to be their Enemy, and he fought against them. 21 a BeWARE of him, and
• Heb. ii. 1 Therefore we ought to obey his Voice, provoke Things which we have heard, left at
give the more EARNEST Heed to the him not : for he will not par- any time we should let them slip. don your Transgressions : for ż For if the Word spoken by AN
GELS was STEDFAST, and every Transmy Name is in him.
gression and Disobedience received a 22 But if thou shalt indeed juft Recompence of Reward; obcy his voice, and do all 3 How shall we ESCAPE if we ne
GLECT TO GREAT SALVATION, which ac that I speak; then I will be the firft began to be spoken by the an Enemy unto thine Ene- LORD, and was CONFIRMED unto us mies, and an Adversary unto hy them that heard him;
4 God also BEARING them WITNESS, thine Adversaries.
both with SIGNS and WONDERS, and 23 For mine Angel shall with divers MIRACLES, and Gifts of go before thee, and bring
the Holy Ghost, according to his
own WILL. thee in unto the Amorites, and the Hittites, and the Perizzites, and the Canaanites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites : and I will cut them off.
24 Thou shalt not bow down to their Gods, nor serve them, nor do after their Works : but thou shalt utterly overthrow them, and quite break down their Images.
25 And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy Bread and thy Water : and I will take Sickness away from the midst of thee.
26 There shall nothing cast their Young, nor be barren in thy Land : the Number of thy Days I will fulfil.
27 I will send my Fear before thee, and will destroy ait the People to whom thou shalt come, and I will make all thine Enemies turn their Backs unto thee.
28 And I will send Hornets before thee, which shall drive out the Hivite, the Canaanite, and the Hittite from before thee.
29 I will not drive them out from before thee in one Year; left the Land become desolate, and the Beasts of the . Field multiply against thee.
30 By little and little I will drive them out from before thee, until thou be increafed, and inherit the Land.
31 b And I will set thy 1 Kings iv. 21 SOLOMON REIGNED Bounds from the Red Seá over All KINGDOMS, from the RIVER even unto the Sea of the Phi- unto the Land of the Philistines,
and unto the Border of Egypt: they listines, and from the Desart brought Presents, and served Soloeven unto the River *: for mon all the Days of his Life. I will deliver the Inhabitants of the Land into your Hand; and thou shalt drive them out before thee.
32 Thou shalt make no Covenant with them, nor with their Gods.
33 They shall not dwell in thy Land, left they make thee fin against me: for if thou serve their Gods, it will surely be a Snare unto thee.
CH A P. XXIV.
i Mofes is called up into the Mountain. 3 The People promise
Obedience. 9 The Glory of God appeareth. and Hur.
Ver. 1 AND he said unto Mofes, Come up unto the LORD,
thou and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the Elders of Israel : and worship ye afar off.
2 And Mofes alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come nigh, neither shall the People go up with him.
3 And Moses came and told the People all the Words of the LORD, and all the Judgments: and all the People anfwered with one Voice, and said, All the Words which the LORD hath faid, will we do.
* That is the River Euphrates,
4 And Moses wrote all the Words of the LORD, and rose up early in the Morning, and builded an Altar under the Hill, and twelve Pillars according to the twelve Tribes of Israel.
5 And he sent young Men of the Children of Israel, which offered Burnt-offerings, and facrificed Peace-offerings of Oxen unto the Lord.
6 And Moses took half of the Blood, and put it in Basons; and half of the Blood he sprinkled on the Altar.
7 And he took the Book of the Covenant, and read in the Audience of the People : and they said, All that the Lord hath said, will we do, and be obedient.
8 And Moses took the Blood and sprinkled it on the People, and said, Behold, the Blood of the Covenant, which the LORD hath made with you concerning all these Words.
9 Then went up Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the Elders of Israel.
10 © And they saw the c Ezek. i. 28 As the appearance of God of Israel: and there the Bow that is in the Crouv in the was under his Feet, as it Day of Rain, so was the appearance
of the BRIGHTNESS round about. This were a paved Work of a
was the Appearance of the Likeness SAPPHIRE-STONE, and as it of the Glory of the Lord: ‘and were the Body of Heaven when I saw it, I fell upon my Face,
and heard a Voice of one that spake. în his CLEARNESS.
11 And upon the Nobles of the Children of Israel he LAID not his Hand : also they saw God, and did EAT and DRINK
12 And the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the Mount, and be there : and I will give thee Tables of Stone, and a Law, and Commandments, which I have written ; that thou mayest teach them.
13 And Moses rose up, and his Minister Joshua : and Moses went up into the Mount of God.
14 And he said unto the Elders, Tarry ye here for us, until we come again unto you : and behold, Aaron and Hur are with you : if any Man have any Matters to do, let him come unto them.
15 And Moses went up into the Mount, and a Cloud coyered the Mount.
16 And the GLORY of the LORD ABODe upon Mount Sinai : and the Cloud covered it fix Days : and the seventh Day he called unto Moses out of the midst of the Cloud.
d And the Light of & Rev. iv 3 He that sat was to the GLORY of the LORD was dine- ftone : and there was a RAIN
look upon like a Jasper, and a Sarlike DEVOURING Fire on BOW round about the THRONE, in the Top of the Mount, in Sight like unto an Emerald.
4 And round about the THRONE the Eyes of the Children of
were four and twenty Seats, and upIfrael.
on the Seats I saw four and (wenty 18 And Moses went into Elders fitting, clothed in white Raithe midst of the Cloud, and ment; and they had on their Heads
CROWNS of Gold. gat him up into the MOUNT: s And out of the Throne proceedand Moses was in the Mounted LIGHTNINGS, and THUNDRINGS,
and Voices : and there were SEVEN forty Days and forty Nights. LAMPS of Fire burning before the THROne, which are the seven SPIRITS of God.
6 And before the Throne there was a Sea of Glass like unto Cryftal: and in the midst of the THRONE, and round about the THRONE, were four Beasts, full of Eyes before and behind
9 And when those Beasts give GLORY, and Honour, and THANKS to him that sat on the Throne, who LIVETH for Ever and EVER,
10 The four and twenty Elders fall down before him that sat on the THRONE, and worship him that LIVETH for ever and ever, and caft cheit CROWNs before the Throne, saying,
1 Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive Glory, and HONOUR, and PowER : for thou hast CREATED all Things, and for thy PLEASURE they are, and WERE CREATED.
Dan, vii. 9 I beheld, till the THRONES were cast down, and the ANCIENT of Days did fit, whose Garment was white as Snow, and the Hair of his Head was like the pure Wooll : his THRONE was like the FIERY FLAME, and his Wheels as burning FIRE.
10 A FIERY STREAM issued, and came forth from before him ; thousand THOUSANDS ministred unto him, and ten thousand Times ten THOUSAND dood before him : the JUDGMENT was set, and the Books were OPENED.
Isa. xl. 17 All Nations before him are as NOTHING, and they are counted to him Less than NOTHING, and VANITY.
22 It is he thar sitteth upon the Circle of the Earth, and the Inhabitants thereof are as Gralhoppers.
Ila. vi. 1 I saw the LORD SITTING upon a THRONE, HIGH and lifted up, and his Train filled the Temple.
2 Above it ftood the SERAPHIMS : each one had fix Wings ; with twain he covered his Face, and with twain he covered his Feet, and with cwain he did Ay.
3 And one CRIFD unto another, and said, HOLY, HOLY, HOLY is the LORD of Hosts, the whole Earth is full of his GLORY.
s Then laid I, Wo is me, for I ain undone, becau'e I am a Man of UNCLEAN Lips, and I dwell in the midst of a People of unclean Lips: for mine Eyes have seen the KING, the LORD of Hosts.
6 Then flew one of the SERAPHIMS unto me, having a live Coal in his Hand, which he had taken with the Tongs from off the Altar.
7 And he said it upon my Mouth, and laid Lo, this haih TOUCHED thy Lips, and thine INIQUITY is taken away, and thy SIN PURGED.
John xii. 41 Thele Things laid Elaias, when he saw his Glory, and (pake of him.