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MOSES.
PART 11.-MOUNT SINAI TO PISGAH.

BY REV. T. H. GALLAUDET.

PUBLISHED BY

THE AMERICAN TRACT SOCIETY,

150 NASSAU-STREET, NEW-YORK.

D. Fanshaw, Printer.

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Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1833, by THOMAS H. GALLAUDET, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York. .

Riglt of publishing transferred to the American Tract Society.

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Chap. 32.-Encampment near Mount Sinai. The

covenant. The people to sanctify themselves.

Cuap. 33.-lhe Israelites at the foot of Sinai. God

descends. Moses and Aaron go up the moun-

tain The ten commandments,

Chap. 34.- Communications from God to Moses.

Moses descends. The covenant ratified,

Chap. 35.-Moses, Aaron, Nailab, Abihu, and the

seventy elders ascend Sinai. They see God. Mo-
ses there forty days, receiving divine commu-

nications,

Chap. 36 - The two tables of stone. The golden calf.

Aaron's guilt. Moses intercedes for the idola-

trous Israelites,

Chap 37.-Moses and Joshua descend. Moses destroys

the golden calf. Three thousand of the idolaters

are slain. Moses again ascends the mountain,

CAAP. 38.-Moses is directed to proceed from Sinai.

He descends. The tabernacle of the congrega-

tion God's accompanying presence promised,

Chap. 39.-Moses ascenils Sinai. The divine glory

passes before him. He is there another forty days.

He descends. The building of the tabernacle,

Chap. 40 – The tabernacle being completed, God

descends, and fills it with his glory. Nadab and

Abihu destroyed,

Chap. 41.- Additional laws. The son of Shelomith.

Promises and threatenings,

CHAP. 42. -The Israelites numbered. Manner of en.

camping, and marching,

Chap. 43.-The priests and Levites. The first-bern.

Offerings of the princes,

Chap. 44.— The departure from Sinai. General fea-

tures of the regions between Sinai and Canaan,

CAAP. 45.-Taberah. Murmurings. Seventy elders

chosen to assist Moses. Quails sent. Plague at
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LIFE OF MOSES.

PART II.

CHAPTER XXXII.

Encampment near Mount Sinai. The Covenant. The

people to sanctify themselves.

Having contemplated the natural scenery of Mount Sinai and the surrounding region, we are the better able to understand the wisdom of God in his providential dealings with the Israelites. He acts in accordance with the character of man. He led a people such as the Israelites were to a spot like that of Sinai, for the sake of the moral impression which would be made upon them.

It was necessary that instructions to their minds, and appeals to their consciences, should be accompanied with a powerful address to their senses. By

down into a state of great comparative ignorance and stupidity. Excessive and constant labor had left them little or no time for intellectual improve

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