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The punishment of Korah,


Dathan and Abiram. Kōʻrah, and all his company; unto the door of the tabernacle

7 And put fire therein, and of the congregation: and the Ex.24.17, God's Glory. Ex.30.1, Incense.

put incense in them before the glory of the LORD appeared un- Gе.12.7,Divine Appearances.
LORD to morrow: and it shall be to all the congregation.
that the man whom the LORD 20 And the LORD spake unto

doth choose, he shall be holy: Mōʻşeş and unto Aâr'on, saying, Pr.24.25, Reproof (1). ye take too much upon you, ye 21 Separate yourselves from Is.52.11, Separation (4). Pr.17.19, Self-exaltation. sons of Lēvi.

among this congregation, that Le.4.13, Congregation. 8 And Moʻşeş said unto Kōʻ- I may consume them in a mo- 2 K.22.13, God's Wrath. rah, Hear, I pray you, ye sons ment. of Lē'vi:

22 And they fell upon their ch.20.6, Prayer (15). 9 Seemeth it but a small thing faces, and said, O God, the God

unto you, that the God of Işóra- of the spirits of all flesh, shall See Consecration (3), el hath separated you from the one man sin, and wilt thou be p.p.2 S.24.17.

[Ex.29.9. congregation of Iş'ra-el, to bring wroth with all the congrega- Ex.32.32, Intercession (3). p.p.De.10.8.

you near to himself to do the tion ? Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. service of the tabernacle of the 23 (And the LORD spake unto

LORD, and to stand before the Mōʻşeş, saying, Le.4.13, Congregation. congregation to minister unto 24 Speak unto the congregathem?

tion, saying, Get you up from 10 And he hath brought thee about the tabernacle of Kōʻrah, Ps.24.3, Access.

near to him, and all thy breth- Dā'than, and A-bi’ram. Ex.32.26, Levites. ren the sons of Lē'vi with thee: 25 And Moʻşeş rose up and Ge.11.4, Ambition. and seek ye the priesthood went unto Dā'than and A-bialso ?

ram; and the elders of Işóra-el Ex.3.16, Elders. 11 For which cause both thou followed him.

and all thy company are gath- 26 And he spake unto the conDe.9.24, Rebellion (1). ered together against the LORD: gregation, saying, Depart, I pray Is.52.11, Separation (4). Ex.4.14, Aaron, ch.17.3. and what is Aâr'on, that ye mur- you, from the tents of these p.p.Ge.19.12. mur against him ?

wicked men, and touch nothing Ge.3.3, Touch Not. 12 1 And Mōʻşeş sent to call of their's, lest ye be consumed v.1, Dathan and Abiram, Dā'than and A-bi’ram, the sons in all their sins.

(v.27. of E-li’ab: which said, We will 27 So they gat up from the Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). Ex.32.9, Stubbornness (2). not come up:

tabernacle of Kōʻrah, Dā'than, v.1, Dathan and Abiram. 13 Is it a small thing that and A-bi'ram, on every side: thou hast brought us up out of and Dā'than and A-bióram came a land that floweth with milk out, and stood in the door of

and honey, to kill us in the wil- their tents, and their wives, See Parents' Sins, Ex.20.5. p.p.Ex.2.14.

derness, except thou make thy- and their sons, and their little Ge.40.23, Ingratitude (2), self altogether a prince over us? children.

[Jud.8.35. 14 Moreover thou hast not 28 And Mōʻşeş said, Hereby ye See Fruitful Land, Ex.3.8. brought us into a land that shall know that the LORD hath Ex.6.7, Knowledge (5).

floweth with milk and honey, sent me to do all these works; God's Messengers, 18.48.16.
or given us inheritance of fields for I have not done them of 1 K.18.36, God's Servants.
and vineyards: wilt thou put mine own mind.
out the eyes of these men ? we 29 If these men die the com-
will not come up.

mon death of all men, or if they Ex.32.19, Indignation, 15 And Mo'şeş was very wroth, be visited after the visitation of See Day of Visitation, (Jud. 14.19. and said unto the LORD, Respect all men; then the LORD hath

[Is. 10.3. Integrity (2), 1 S.12.4. not thou their offering: I have not sent me.

not taken one ass from them, 30 But if the LORD make a new p.p.Is.28.21.
neither have I hurt one of them. thing, and the earth open her

16 And Mo'şeş said unto Kōʻ- mouth, and swallow them up,
rah, Be thou and all thy compa- with all that appertain unto
ny before the LORD, thou, and them, and they go down quick

they, and Aâr'on, to morrow: into the pit; then ye shall unLe.16.12, Censers.

17 And take every man his cen-derstand that these men have ser, and put incense in them, provoked the LORD.

ch.14.11, Provoking God. and bring ye before the LORD 31 And it came to pass, as

every man his censer, two hun- he had made an end of speak. Ex.6.6, God's Judgments.
dred and fifty censers; thou also, ing all these words, that the
and Aar'on, each of you his cen- ground clave asunder that was

under them :
18 And they took every man 32 And the earth opened her

his censer, and put fire in them, mouth, and swallowed them up, Le.10.2, Death Penalty (2). Ex.30.1, Incense. and laid incense thereon, and and their houses, and all the

(Jos.7.25. Ex.25.8. Tabernacle. stood in the door of the taber-men that appertained unto

nacle of the congregation with Ko'rah, and all their goods. v.1, Korah, v.40.
Mõ'şeş and Aâr'on.

33 They, and all that apperv.1, Korah, v.32.

19 And Kõʻrah gathered all tained to them, went down alive See Revolts, 1 K.12.16. the congregation against them into the pit, and the earth closed Pr.6.15,Sudden Destruction.


'srael's rebellion.


A plague sent. Ps.37.2, Fate of the Wicked. upon them: and they perished from the LORD; the plague is Le.26.21, Plagues, ch.25.9.

from among the congregation. begun.

34 And all işóra-el that were 47 And Aâr'on took as Mo'şeş
Ge.3.8, Guilty Fear. round about them fled at the commanded, and ran into the 1 s.21.8, Haste.

cry of them: for they said, midst of the congregation; and,
Lest the earth swallow us up behold, the plague was begun Ex.9.10Disease Sent,1 S.5.6.

among the people: and he put Ge.19.24, Fire (3), 2 K.1.10. 35 And there came out a fire on incense, and made an atone- Le.4.20, Atonement.

from the LORD, and consumed ment for the people.

the two hundred and fifty men 48 And he stood between the p.p.1 Th.1.10. Ex.30.1, Incense, v.46. that offered incense.

dead and the living; and the Ex.20.19, Mediator (2), 36 (And the LORD spake unto plague was stayed.

[De.5.5. Mōʻşeş, saying,

49 Now they that died in the Ex.6.23, Eleazar, ch.20.26. 37 Speak unto E-le-āʻzar the plague were fourteen thousand Ps.37.38, End of the Wicked.

son of Aâr on the priest, that and seven hundred, beside them Le.16.12, Censers, 1 K.7.50. he take up the censers out of that died about the matter of

the burning, and scatter thou Kōʻrah.
the fire yonder; for they are 50 And Aar'on returned unto

Mõ'şeş unto the door of the tab38 The censers of these sin- ernacle of the congregation: Ps.34.21, Sin Destructive. ners against their own souls, let and the plague was stayed. them make them broad plates

CHAPTER 17 Ex.27.1, Brazen Altar. for a covering of the altar: for they offered them before the Aaron's rod only flourisheth: 10 it B.C.1471 (?)

is laid up for a memorial against; 2 Pe.2.6. LORD, therefore they are hal the rebels.

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unto the children of Iş'ra-el

, saying
39 And E-le-ā’zar the priest 2 Speak unto the children of
Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). took the brasen censers, where- Işʻra-el, and take of every one

with they that were burnt had of them a rod according to the
offered; and they were made house of their fathers, of all
broad plates for a covering of their princes according to the ch.1.16. Princes.
the altar:

house of their fathers twelve Ex.12.14, Memorials,Jog.4.7. 40 To be a memorial unto the rods: write thou every man's Ex.31.18, Writing (1). Ex.12.43, Strangers (2), children of Işóra-el, that no stran- name upon his rod.


ger, which is not of the seed of 3 And thou shalt write Aâr'- Ex.4.14, Aaron, ch.20.25. ch.1.51, Exclusion (3), Aâr'on, come near to offer in-on's name upon the rod of


cense before the LORD; that he Lē'vi: for one rod shall be for Ex.32.26, Levites. v.1, Korah, ch.26.9. be not as Kōʻrah, and as his the head of the house of their

company: as the LORD said to fathers.
him by the hand of Mo'şeş. 4 And thou shalt lay them up

41 [But on the morrow all the in the tabernacle of the con- Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. Le.4.13, Congregation. congregation of the children of gregation before the testimony, p.p.Ex.25.22. Ex.14.11, Murmuring (2). Iş'ra-el murmured against Moʻ- where I will meet with you.

şeş and against Aâr'on, saying, 5 And it shall come to pass,
Ye have killed the people of the that the man's rod, whom I

shall choose, shall blossom: and Hag.2.23, Chosen Instru42 And it came to pass, when I will make to cease from me

(ments. the congregation was gathered the murmurings of the children Ex.14.11, Murmuring (2). against Mo’şeş and against Aâr- of Îşʻra-el, whereby they mur

on, that they looked toward the mur against you. Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. tabernacle of the congregation : 6 (And Mo'şeş spake unto the Ex.13.21, Pillar of Cloud,


and, behold, the cloud covered children of İşʻra-el, and every Ex.24.17, God's Glory. it, and the glory of the LORD one of their princes gave him ch.1.16, Princes, Jos.9.15. appeared.

a rod apiece, for each prince
43 And Mo'şeş and Aâr'on came one, according to their fathers'
before the tabernacle of the con- houses, even twelve rods: and

the rod of Aâr'on was among
44 And the LORD spake unto their rods.
Mōʻşeş, saying,

7 And Mo'şeş laid up the rods
45 Get you up from among before the LORD in the taber- Ex.25.8, Tabernacle.

this congregation, that I may nacle of witness.
2 K.22.13, God's Wrath. consume them as in a moment. 8 And it came to pass, that on

And they fell upon their faces. the morrow Mōʻşeş went into
Ge.45.15, Good for Evil. 46 And Mo'ses said unto Aâr - the tabernacle of witness; and,
Le.16.12, Censers. on, Take a censer, and put fire behold, the rod of Aâr'on for Rods, 1 S.14.27.

therein from off the altar, and the house of Lē'vi was budded, p.p.Is.4.2.
Ex.30.1, Incense, Eze.8.11. put on incense, and go quick- and brought forth buds, and Flowers, Is.35.1.
Le.4.13, Congregation. ly unto the congregation, and bloomed blossoms, and yielded
Le.4.20, Atonement. make an atonement for them: almonds.

Almond, Ec.12.5.
for there is wrath gone out 9 And Mōʻses brought out all

Aaron's rod preserved.


The charge of the priesti

. the rods from before the LORD given your priest's office unto unto all the children of Işóra-el : you as a service of gift: and and they looked, and took every the stranger that cometh nigh ch.1.51, Exclusion (3), 1.7 man his rod. shall be put to death.

Le.10.2, Death Penalty ( 10 TAnd the LORD said unto 8 (And the LORD spake unto p.p.He.9.4.

Mo'şeş, Bring Aar'on's rod again Aâr'on, Behold, I also have Ge.9.12, Divine Tokens, before the testimony, to be kept given thee the charge of mine

5Mt.3.16. for a token against the rebels; heave offerings of all the hal- Ex.29.27, Heave-offerings 1 S.8.7, Rebellion (2). and thou shalt quite take away lowed things of the children

(ch.ji. Ex.14.11, Murmuring (2). their murmurings from me, that of Iş'ra-el; unto thee have I they die not.

given them by reason of the Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). 11 And Moʻşeş did so: as the anointing, and to thy sons, by Ex.29.9, Consecration (3). LORD commanded him, so did an ordinance for ever.

p.p.Ex.40.13,15. he.

9 This shall be thine of the Le.2.3, Priests' Dues, v.12. 12 And the children of Iş'ra-el most holy things, reserved

spake unto Mōʻşeş, saying, Be- from the fire: every oblation 2 S.14.14, Death Universal. hold, we die, we perish, we all of their's, every meat offering Le.2.1, Meal-offerings. Ge.3.8, Guilty Fear. perish.

of their's, and every sin offer- Ex.29.14, Sin-offerings. 13 Whosoever cometh any ing of their's, and every tres- Le.5.6, Trespass-offerings. ch.1.51, Exclusion (3). thing near unto the tabernacle pass offering of their's, which p.p.He.2.15.

of the LORD shall die: shall we they shall render unto me, shall
be consumed with dying? be most holy for thee and for

thy sons.

10 In the most holy place shalt p.p.Le.6.16. B.C.1471 (?)

The charge of the priests and Levites, thou eat it; every male shall eat
8 The priests' 21 and the Levites'
portions. 25 of the heave offering it: it shall be holy unto thee.
to the priests, etc.

11 And this is thine; the

on, Thou and thy sons and all the wave offerings of the Ex.29.24, Wave-offerings.

thy father's house with thee children of Igóra-el: I have given See Sin-bearer, Is.53.12. shall bear the iniquity of the them unto thee, and to thy sons sanctuary: and thou and thy and to thy daughters with thee,

Le.23.14, Perpetual Stat. sons with thee shall bear the by a statute for ever: every one

(utes, ch.19.21. iniquity of your priesthood. that is clean in thy house shall p.p.Le.22.2. 2 And thy brethren also of the eat of it.

Ex.29.32, Priests' Food. tribe of Lē'vī, the tribe of thy 12 All the best of the oil, and Le.2.3, Priests' Dues, v.21. father, bring thou with thee, all the best of the wine, and Ne.10.39, New Wine.

that they may be joined unto of the wheat, the firstfruits of Ex.9.32, Wheat (1). See Co-operation, Ex.17.12. thee, and minister unto thee: them which they shall offer un- Ex.22.29, First-fruits, but thou and thy sons with thee to the LORD, them have I given Ex.19.5, Divine Owner:

(De.18.4. shall minister before the tab- thee.

[ship (1). ernacle of witness.

13 And whatsoever is first ripe 3 And they shall keep thy in the land, which they shall

charge, and the charge of all bring unto the LORD, shall be Ex.25.2. Giving (1). Ex.32.26, Levites, ch.26.57. the tabernacle: only they shall thine; every one that is clean in ch.1.51, Exclusion (3), v.7. not come nigh the vessels of the thine house shall eat of it.

sanctuary and the altar, that 14 Every thing devoted in Iş'- p.p.Le.27.28. See Death Penalty (2), neither they, nor ye also, die, ra-el shall be thine.

(Le.10.2. 4 And they shall be joined un- 15 Every thing that openeth

to thee, and keep the charge of the matrix in all flesh, which Ex.13.2, First-born.
the tabernacle of the congrega- they bring unto the LORD,

tion, for all the service of the whether it be of men or beasts,
Ex.12.43, Strangers (2). tabernacle: and a stranger shall shall be thine: nevertheless
ch.1.51, Exclusion (3). not come nigh unto you. the firstborn of man shalt thou p.p.Ex.13.13.

5 And ye shall keep the charge surely redeem, and the firstling
of the sanctuary, and the charge of unclean beasts shalt thou re-
of the altar: that there be no deem.
wrath any more upon the chil- 16 And those that are to be re-
dren of Iş'ra-el.

deemed from a month old shalt See Chosen Instruments,

6 And I, behold, I have taken thou redeem, according to thine p.p.Le.27.2.

(Hag.2.23. Ex.32.26, Levites. your brethren the Lē’vītes from estimation, for the money of five

among the children of Iş'ra-el: shekels, after the shekel of the Ex.30.13, Shekels. De.32.6, Divine Owner- to you they are given as a gift sanctuary, which is twenty

[ship (2). for the LORD, to do the service gerahs.

of the tabernacle of the con- 17 But the firstling of a cow, p.p.De.15.19.

or the firstling of a sheep, or Ge.4.4, Sheep. 7 Therefore thou and thy sons the firstling of a goat, thou shalt Ge.15.9, Goats. p.p.Ex.29.9.

with thee shall keep your not redeem; they are holy: Ex 27.1, Brazen Altar.

priest's office for every thing of thou shalt sprinkle their blood Ex.12.7, Blood Sprinkled. Ex.26.33, Holy of Holies. the altar, and within the vail; upon the altar, and shalt burn Ex.27.1, Brazen Altar. Ex.23.25, Serve God. and ye shall serve: I have their fat for an offering made Ex.23.18, Fat (1).

22. Neither must the children AND the Lord spake unto

The portions of the priests and Levites. NUMBERS, 19

The red heifer. Ge.8.21. Sweet Savor. by fire, for a sweet savour unto 29 Out of all your gifts ye shall Ex.25.2, Giving (1). the LORD.

offer every heave offering of the Ex.29.27, Heave-offerings. 18 And the flesh of them shall LORD, of all the best thereof,

be thine, as the wave breast and even the hallowed part thereof
Le.2.3, Priests' Dues. as the right shoulder are thine. out of it.
Ex.29.27, Heave-offerings. 19 All the heave offerings of 30 Therefore thou shalt sayun-

the holy things, which the chil- to them, When ye have heaved
dren of Işóra-el offer unto the the best thereof from it, then it
LORD, have I given thee, and shall be counted unto the Lē'-

thy sons and thy daughters with vites as the increase of the L.23.14,Perpetual Statutes. thee, by a statute for ever: it is threshingfloor, and as the inGe.9.16, Everlasting Cove a covenant of salt for ever be-crease of the winepress.

(nant, 2. S.23.5. fore the LORD unto thee and to 31 And ye shall eat it in every Ex.29.32, Priests' Food. Ge.19.26, Salt, 2 K.2.20. thy seed with thee.

place, ye and your households: 20 TAnd the LORD spake unto for it is your reward for your Le.2.3, Priests' Dues. Aâr'on, Thou shalt have no in- service in the tabernacle of the heritance in their land, neither congregation.

shalt thou have any part among 32 And ye shall bear no sin p.p.Le.19.8. See Saints' Portion, Ps.16.5. them: I am thy part and thine by reason of it, when ye have Priests' Inheritance, inheritance among the children heaved from it the best of it: [ch.26.62. of Işóra-el.

neither shall ye pollute the holy Le.19.8, Sacrilege (1), 21 And, behold, I have given things of the children of Ig'

[Ro.2.22. the children of Lē'vi all the ra-el, lest ye die. Ge.14.20, Tithes, De.12.6. tenth in Iş'ra-el for an inheritLe.2.3,Priests'Dues,De.18.3. ance, for their service which

they serve, even the service of The water of separation : 11 the use of B.C.1471 (?)
the tabernacle of the congrega-

it for purification of uncleanness.

Mōʻşeş and unto Aâr'on, ch.1.51, Exclusion (3). of Iş'ra-el henceforth come nigh saying,

the tabernacle of the congrega- 2 This is the ordinance of the Ex.18.20, Ordinances.

tion, lest they bear sin, and die. law which the LORD hath comEx.32.26, Levites.

23 But the Lēvītes shall do manded, saying, Speak unto the
the service of the tabernacle of children of Igʻra-el, that they
the congregation, and they shall bring thee a red heifer with-Ge.15.9, Heifers, De.21.3.

bear their iniquity: it shall be a out spot, wherein is no blem- Ex.12.5, Unblemished. Le.23.14,Perpetual Statutes. statute for ever throughout your ish, and upon which never

generations, that among the came yoke:
children of Işʻra-el they have no 3 And ye shall give her unto

E-le-āʼzar the priest, that he
Ge.14.20, Tithes.

24 But the tithes of the chil- may bring her forth without Ex.29.14, Without the Camp, dren of Işóra-el, which they of the camp, and one shall slay

[v.9. Eu.29.27, Heave-offerings. fer as an heave offering unto her before his face:

the LORD, I have given to the 4 And E-le-āʻzar the priest Le.2.3, Priests' Dues. Lē'vites to inherit: therefore I shall take of her blood with his Ex.12.7, Blood Sprinkled, have said unto them, Among finger, and sprinkle of her blood

(He.11.28. the children of Iş'ra-el they shall directly before the tabernacle of Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. have no inheritance.

the congregation seven times : Le.4.6. Seven Times,Jos.6.4. 25 TAnd the LORD spake unto 5 And one shall burn the heifer Mo'şeş, saying,

in his sight; her skin, and her 26 Thus speak unto the Lē- flesh, and her blood, with her vites, and say unto them, When dung, shall he burn: ye take of the children of Işʻra- 6 And the priest shall take ce-2 S.7.2, Cedar. el the tithes which I have given dar wood, and hyssop, and scar- Ex.12.22, Hyssop, Ps.51.7. you from them for your inher- let, and cast it into the midst of Ex.25.4, Scarlet. itance, then ye shall offer up the burning of the heifer. an heave offering of it for the 7 Then the priest shall wash Le.6.27, Washing.

LORD, even a tenth part of the his clothes, and he shall bathe Ex.30.20, Cleansing (1), D.D.Ne.10.38. tithe. his flesh in water, and after

(He.9.10. 27 And this your heave offer- ward he shall come into the

ing shall be reckoned unto you, camp, and the priest shall be Ge. 41.49, Grain, Jos.5.11. as though it were the corn of unclean until the even.

the threshingfloor, and as the 8 And he that burneth her
fulness of the winepress.

shall wash his clothes in water,
28 Thus ye also shall offer an and bathe his flesh in water,
heave offering unto the LORD of and shall be unclean until the Le.13.3, Uncleanness.
all your tithes, which ye receive even.
of the children of Iş'ra-el; and 9 And a man that is clean
ye shall give thereof the LORD's shall gather up the ashes of the p.p.He.9.13.
heave offering to Aâr'on the heifer, and lay them up with- Ex.29.14, Without the Camp,
lout the camp in a clean place,

(De. 23.12.

Water of separation.


The death of Miriam. and it shall be kept for the con- tion, because he hath defiled 2 Chr.33.7. Pollutions (3).

gregation of the children of Iş'- the sanctuary of the LORD: the

ra-el for a water of separation: water of separation hath not
it is a purification for sin. been sprinkled upon him; he

10 And he that gathereth the is unclean. Le.6.27, Washing. ashes of the heifer shall wash 21 And it shall be a perpetual Le.23.14.Perpetual Statutes.

his clothes, and be unclean un- statute unto them, that he that

til the even: and it shall be sprinkleth the water of separaEx.12.49, Law Impartial. unto the children of Iş'ra-el, tion shall wash his clothes; and Le.6.27, Washing. Ex.12.19, Strangers (3). and unto the stranger that so- he that toucheth the water of

journeth among them, for a separation shall be unclean unLe.23.14,Perpetual Statutes. statute for ever.

til even. Le.21.11, Dead Bodies, 11 [He that toucheth the dead 22 And whatsoever the un

[De.21.23. body of any man shall be un- clean person toucheth shall be Le.11.43, Defilement (2). Ge.2.3, Seven Days. clean seven days.

unclean; and the soul that Le.7.21, Pollutions (1). ch.31.19.

12 He shall purify himself toucheth it shall be unclean Le.5.2, Contamination.
with it on the third day, and until even.
on the seventh day he shall be

clean: but if he purify not
himself the third day, then the The death of Miriam. 7 Moses, smit- B.C.1453.

ing the rock, bringeth forth water.
seventh day he shall not be 22 Aaron's death; Eleazar suc-

ceedeth him. Le.5.2. Contamination,

NHEN came [Is.52.11. dead body of any man that is See Pollutions (3), dead, and purifieth not himself, gation, into the desert of Zîn in

(1 8.23.24. [2 Chr.33.7. defileth the tabernacle of the the first month: and the people ch.13.21, Wilderness of Zin,

LORD; and that soul shall be abode in Kā'desh; and Mir'i-am Ex.2.4, Miriam, De 24.9. Ex.12.15,Excommunication. cut off from Işóra-el: because died there, and was buried there. De.10.6, Burials.

the water of separation was not 2 And there was no water for Dry Places, 2 K.3.9.

sprinkled upon him, he shall the congregation: and they Le.13.3, Uncleanness. be unclean; his uncleanness is gathered themselves together yet upon him.

against Mōʻşeş and against 14 This is the law, when a Aâr'on. man dieth in a tent: all that 3 And the people chode with Ex.14.11, Murmuring (2), come into the tent, and all that Mōʻşeş, and spake, saying,

(ch.21.5. Le.7.21, Pollutions (1). is in the tent, shall be unclean Would God that we had died Ex.6.9, Despair. Le. 13.5, Separation (1). seven days.

when our brethren died before ch.11.15, Death Sought. p.p.Le.11.32.

15 And every open vessel, the LORD!
which hath no covering bound 4 And why have ye brought up
upon it, is unclean.

the congregation of the LORD p.p.v.13.

16 And whosoever toucheth into this wilderness, that we

one that is slain with a sword and our cattle should die there? Le.21.11, Dead Bodies. in the open fields, or a dead 5 And wherefore have ye made

body, or a bone of a man, or a us to come up out of Egỹpt, to Ge.40.23, Ingratitude (2). Ge.47.30, Burying-places, grave, shall be unclean seven bring us in unto this evil place? [Jud.16.31. days.

it is no place of seed, or of figs, ch.13.23, Figs. 17 And for an unclean person or of vines, or of pomegranates; Ex.28.33, Pomegranates; they shall take of the ashes of neither is there any water to

(1 S.14.2. Ge.15.9, Heifers.

the burnt heifer of purification drink.
for sin, and running water shall 6 And Mö'şeş and Aâr'on went
be put thereto in a vessel: from the presence of the assem-

18 And a clean person shall bly unto the door of the taber- Ex.25.8. Tabernacle. Ex.12.22, Hyssop. take hyssop, and dip it in the nacle of the congregation, and

water, and sprinkle it upon they fell upon their faces: and Prayer (15), Jos.5.14.
the tent, and upon all the ves- the glory of the LORD appeared Ex.24.17, God's Glory.
sels, and upon the persons that unto them.
were there, and upon him that 7 TAnd the LORD spake unto
touched a bone, or one slain, or Mōʻşeş, saying,
one dead, or a grave:

8 Take the rod, and gather p.p.Ex.17.5.
19 And the clean person shall thou the assembly together,
sprinkle upon the unclean on thou, and Aâr'on thy brother,
the third day, and on the sev- and speak ye unto the rock
enth day: and on the seventh before their eyes; and it shall

day he shall purify himself, and give forth his water, and thou
Le.6.27, Washing. wash his clothes, and bathe shalt bring forth to them water Ge.21.14, Water.
Ex.30.20, Cleansing (1). himself in water, and shall be out of the rock: so thou shalt
clean at even.

give the congregation and their Le.4.13, Congregation. 20 But the man that shall be beasts drink.

unclean, and shall not purify 9 And Mōʻşeş took the rod Ex.12.15,Excommunication. himself, that soul shall be cut from before the LORD, as he off from among the congrega- commanded him.

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