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The blessings for obedience. citor and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit

isi. of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and

the flocks of thy sheep. 5 Blessed shall be thy basket and thy !o store. to 6 "Blessed shalt thou be when thou **** comestin, and blessed shalt thou be when thougoest out.

***: 7 The Load "shall cause thine ene§§§ mies that rise up against thee to be smit**s ten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways. to 8 The Load shall "command the blessHo ing upon thee in thy || storehouses, and *** * in all that thou "settest thine hand unto; and he shall bless thee in the land which the Load thy God giveth thee. †: 9 "The Load shall establish thee an :: ** holy people unto himself, as he hath sworn unto thee, if thou shalt keep the commandments of the Load thy God, and walk in his ways.

10 And all people of the earth shall see that thou art "called by the name

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which the Load sware unto thy fathers to give thee. 12 The Lord shall open unto thee his *...* good treasure, the heaven "to give the ** 14 as rain unto thy land in his season, and "to bless all the work of thine hand: and ‘ thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow. 13 And the Loko shall make thee “the head, and not the tail; and thou shalt be above only, and thou shalt not be beneath; if that thou hearken unto the commandments of the Load thy God, which I command thee this day, to observe and to do them:

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Curses for disobedience.

comestin, and cursed shalt thou be when cloist thou goest out. 1451. 20 The Lond shall send upon thee . 'cursing, "vexation, and "rebuke, in all : . that thou settest thine hand unto +for ot. to do, until thou be destroyed, and until or, s, is thou perish *. ; because of the go wickedness of thy doings, whereby thou o hast forsaken me. on21 The Lond shall make “the pesti- : *.*. lence cleave unto thee, until he have con- j.:* sumed thee from off the land, whither thou goest to possess it. 22 "The Load shall smite thee with a **** consumption, and with a fever, and with an inflammation, and with an extreme burning, and with the sword, and with .o. "blasting, and with mildew; and they • Amos is. shall pursue thee until thou perish. 23 And othy heaven that is over thy rio.” head shall be brass, and the earth that is under thee shall be iron. 24 The Lond shall make the rain of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed. 25 *The Lond shall cause thee to be floor, smitten before thine enemies: thou shalt (o go out one way against them, and flee seven ways before them; and "shalt be ot + removed into all the kingdoms of the or earth. :::::::: * 26 And 'thy carcase shall be meat oo, unto all fowls of the air, and unto the "or.o.o. beasts of the earth, and no man shall fray :"...” them away. 27 The Lord will smite thee with *the botch of E and with the scab, and with the itch, whereof thou canst not be healed. 28 The Lord shall smite thee with madness, and blindness, and "astonish- ***** ment of heart: 29 And thou shalt “grope at noonday, as the blind gropeth in darkness, and thou shalt not prosper in thy ways: and thou shalt be only oppressed and spoiled evermore, and no man shall save thee. 30 °Thou shalt betroth a wife, and jo,” another man shall lie with her; thou o shalt build an house, and thou shalt not o'o. dwell therein: "thou shalt plant a vine- };}}, yard, and shalt not + gather the grapes o os thereof. }: 31 Thine ox shall be slain before thine ...” eyes, and thou shalt not eat thereof: cho & thine ass shall be violently taken away from before thy face, and +shall not be loo. restored to thee: thy sheep shall be given “. unto thine enemies, and thou shalt have none to rescue them. 32 Thy sons and thy daughters shall be given unto another people, and thine eyes shall look, and 'fail with longing for to 12"

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k wer. 35.

- Exod. 9. 9.

t, and with the emerods, * 538. I 1 Sarn. 5.6.

Ps. 78.68.

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elor them all the day long; and there shall be of no might in thine hand. - 33 "The fruit of thy land, and all thy labours, shall a nation which thou knowest not eat up; and thou shalt be only oppressed and crushed alway: 34 So that thou shalt be mad ‘for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see. 35 The Lord shall "smite thee in the knees, and in the legs, with a sore botch that cannot be healed, from the sole of thy foot unto the top of thy head. 36 The Load shall “bring thee, and thy king which thou shalt set over thee, unto a nation which neither thou northy fathers have known; and 'there shalt thou serve other gods, wood and stone. . . kino, 37 And thou shalt become “an astonish**::: * ment, a proverb, "and a byword, lo

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ee. 38 "Thou shalt carry much seed out into the field, and shalt gather but little in; for “ the locust shall consume it. • 39 Thou shalt ...; . and dress them, but shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worms shall eat them. 40 Thou shalt have olive trees throughout all thy coasts, but thou shalt not anoint thyself with the oil; for thine olive shall cast his fruit. 41 Thou shalt beget sons and daughters, but i. shalt not enjoy them; for “they shall go into captivity. 42 All thy trees and fruit of thy land shall the locust || consume. - 43 The stranger that is within thee o shall get up above thee very high; and thou shalt come down very low. 44 °He shall lend to thee, and thou shalt not lend to him: ‘he shall be the head, and thou shalt be the tail. 45 Moreover * all these curses shall come upon thee, and shall pursue thee, and overtake thee, till thou be destroyed; because thou hearkenedst not unto the voice of the Lond thy God, to keep his commandments and his statutes which he commanded thee: 46. And they shall be upon thee "for a sign and for a wonder, and upon thy seed for ever. 47 "Because thou servedst not the LoRD thy God with joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, "for the abundance of all things; 48 Therefore shalt thou serve thine enemies which the LoRD shall send against thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in nakedness, and in want of all things; and he shall put a yoke of iron upon thy neck, of: have destroyed thee. * , 49 "The Load shall bri against thee from far, from

b. Mic.6. 15. Hag. i. 6.

c Joel 1. 4.

+ lieb. thry shall not be thine.

d Lam. 1.5.
t Or, possess.

ever. 12-
f ver. 13.
Lam. 1.5.

gover. 15.

h stai. 8. 18. Ezek. 14.8.

i Neh.9. 35, 30, 37.

k ch. 32. 15.

1 Jer. 28. 14.

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- to the disobedieut. the earth, "as swift as the eagle flieth; coor a nation whose tongue thou shalt not list. funderstand; n Jer, 48.40. 50 A nation tof fierce countenance, to . ° which shall not regard the person of the Ho old, nor shew favour to the young: * Hoo. 51 And he shall "eat the fruit of thy of cattle, and the fruit of thy land, until or. thou be destroyed: which also shall not to leave thee either corn, wine, or oil, or the .ca. increase of thy kine, or flocks of thy oil. sheep, until he have destroyed thee. to a 52 And he shall "besiege thee in all Hothy gates, until thy high and fenced walls oakinros. come down, wherein thou trustedst, *** throughout all thy land: and he shall besiege thee in all o, gates throughout all thy land, which the Lond thy God hath given thee. 53 And thou shalt eat the fruit of ooothine own thody, the flesh of thy sons of and of thy daughters, which the Lond ;or. thy God hath given thee, in the siege, ...i.a.

and in the straitness, wherewith thine ** enemies shall distress thee: 54 So that the man that is tender t

among you, and very delicate, “his eye * * *s-9. shall be evil toward his brother, and toward “the wife of his bosom, and toward **** the remnant of his children which he shall leave: 55 So that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat: because he hath nothing left him in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee in all thy gates. 56 The tender and delicate woman among you, which would not adventure to set the sole of her foot upon the ground for delicateness and tenderness, "her eye a vers. shall be evil toward the husband of her bosom, and toward her son, and toward her daughter, 57 And toward her tyoung one that too cometh out *from between her feet, and G...e. toward her children which she shall bear: * for she shall eat them for want of all things secretly in the siege and straitness, wherewith thine enemy shall distress thee in thy gates. 58 If thou wilt not observe to do all the words of this law that are written in this book, that thou mayest fear 'this y r*.*.*.*. lorious and fearful name, THE LORD HY GOD; 59 Then the Lond will make thy plagues “wonderful, and the plagues of *Pe*-s ta. thy seed, even great plagues, and of long continuance, and sore sicknesses, and of long continuance. 69 Moreover he will bring upon thee all "the diseases of Egypt, which thou • **-7. s. i. afraid of; and they shall cleave unto ce.

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*::: 64 And the Loan "shall scatter thee

S. among all people, from the one end of

:* the earth even unto the other; and "there thou shalt serve other gods, which meither thou northy fathers have known, even wood and stone.

* Amos 9.4.

65 And "among these nations shalt thou find no ease, neither shall the sole *** of thy foot have rest: 'but the Load shall ive thee there a trembling heart, and *** failing of eyes, and "sorrow of mind: 66 And thy life shall hang in doubt before thee; and thou shalt fear day and night, and shalt have none assurance of thy life: 67 "In the morning thou shalt say, Would God it were even! and at even thou shalt say, Would God it were morning! for the fear of thine heart where*** with thou shalt fear, and "for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see. #:','o','... 68 And the Load "shall bring thee * + into Egypt again with ships, by the way **** whereof I spake unto thee, “Thou shalt see it no more again: and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for bondmen and bondwomen, and no man shall buy oyou.

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1 Moses exhorteth them to obedience, by the memory of the works they have seen. 10 All are presented *: the Lord to enter into his covenant. The great wrath on him that stattereth himself in his wickedness. 29 Secret things belong unto God. HESE are the words of the covenant, which the Load commanded Moses to make with the children of Israel in the ***** land of Moab, beside" the covenant which he made with them in Horeb. 2 * And Moses called unto all Israel, :*** and said unto them, "Ye have seen all that the Load did before your eyes in the .*.*.* land of Egypt unto Pharaoh, and unto all ::::::::: his servants, and unto all his land; *"...o.o. 3 The great temptations which thine eyes have seen, the signs, and those great

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es: 4 Yet "the Lond hath not given you

XXIX. . Moses exhorteth to obedience.

an heart to perceive, and eyes to see, and chor ears to hear, unto this day. 1451. 5*And I have led you forty years in : ... . . . the wilderness: ‘your clothes are not ..., 4waxen old upon you, and thy shoe is not " : waxen old upon thy foot. 6 *Ye have not eaten bread, neither foot. have ye drunk wine or strong drink: that § 3. p.s. ye might know that I am the Lond your “” God. 7 And when ye came unto this place, *Sihon the king of Heshbon, and Og the No. 21. king of Bashan, came out against us unto ###'. battle, and we smote them: 3. l. 8 And we took their land, and gave it ". . for an inheritance unto the o: # * * * and to the Gadites, and to the half tribe of Manasseh. 9 * Keep therefore the words of this ot: : covenant, and do them, that ye may kins”.3 "prosper in all that ye do. l Josh. 1.7. 10 : Ye stand this day all of you before the Lond your God; your captains of your tribes, your elders, and your officers, with all the men of Israel, 11 Your little o your . and . stranger that is in thy camp, from "the ... hewer of thy wood into the drawer of **** thy water: 12 That thou shouldest + enter into *** covenant with the Load thy God, and "into his oath, which the Load thy God ...” maketh with thee this day: 13 That he may “establish thee to day “h”.9for a people unto himself, and that he may be unto thee a God, "as he hath said Poo".” unto thee, and "as he hath sworn unto thy "**7. fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob. 14 Neither with you only "do I make ofto: this covenant and this oath; 8. 7, 8. 15 But with him that standeth here with us this day before the Lord our God, ‘and also with him that is nothere with us ...o.o. this day: ii. w 16 (For ye know how we have dwelt in the land of Egypt; and how we came through the nations which ye passed by; 17 And ye have seen their abominations, and their tidols, wood and stone, silver and gold, which were among them:) 18 Lest there should be among you, a.m., man, or woman, or family, or tribe," whose . . . . heart turneth, away this day from the 'o. Lond our God, to go and serve the gods loo. of these nations; "lest there should be !". among you a root that beareth |tgall o and wormwood; lo. "... 19 And it come to pass, when he hear- #. & eth the words of this curse, that he bless 7 o' " himself in his heart, saying, I shall have :. : peace, though I walk "in the imagina-o. tion of mine heart, “to add + drunken- "...". ness to thirst: 7, 8 20*The Lond will not spare him, but :::::::

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24 Even all nations shall say, ‘Where8, 9. fore hath the Lord done thus unto this land? what meaneth the heat of this great

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4 *If any of thine be driven out, unto so. :
the outmost parts of heaven, from thence ""
will the Lond thy God gather thee, and
from thence will he fetch thee:
5 And the Load thy God will bring
thee into the land which thy fathers pos-
sessed, and thou shalt possess it; and he
will do thee good, and multiply thee
above thy fathers.
6 And "the Load thy God will cir- ..."."
cumcise thine heart, and the heart of thy *:::
seed, to love the Lond thy God with all
thine heart, and with all thy soul, that
thou mayest live.
7 And the Load thy God will put all
these curses upon thine enemies, and on
them that hate thee, which persecuted
thee. -
8 And thou shalt return and obey the
voice of the Lord, and do all his com-
mandments which I command thee this

y. 9 And the Lond thy God will make '** thee plenteous in every work of thine hand, in the fruit of thy body, and in the fruit of thy cattle, and in the fruit of thy land, for good: for the Lord will again *rejoice over thee for good, as he rejoiced over thy fathers: 10 If thou shalt hearken unto the voice of the Load thy God, to keep his commandments and his statutes which are written in this book of the law, and if thou turn unto the Load thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul. 11 * For this commandment which I command thee this day, "it is not hidden '" from thee, neither is it far off. 12. "It is not, in heaven, that thou o shouldest say, Who shall go up for us to heaven, and bring it unto us, that we may hear it, and do it? 13 Neither is it beyond the sea, that thou shouldest say, Who shall go over the sea for us, and bring it unto us, that we may hear it, and do it? 14 But the word is very nigh unto thee, in thy mouth, and in thy heart, that thou mayest do it. 15 M See, "I have set before thee this day hise and good, and death and evil; 16 In that I command thee this day to love the Load thy God, to walk in his ways, and to keep his commandments and his statutes and his judgments, that thou mayest live and multiply: and the Loan thy God shall bless thee in the land whither thou to possess it. 17 But if thine heart turn away, so that thou wilt not hear, but shalt be drawn away, and worship other gods, and serve them; a ch 18 °F denounce unto you this day, that &

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Moses encourageth the people. e for ye shall surely perish, and that ye shall

is not prolong your days upon the land, whither thou passest over Jordan to go to possess it. 1:#" is "I call heaven and earth to record * * is this day against you, that "I have set be

fore you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live: 20 That thou mayest love the Load thy God, and that thou mayest obey his voice, and that thou mayest cleave unto to him: for he is thy ‘life, and the length of thy days: that thou mayest dwell in the land which the Lord sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give them. CHAP. XXXI. 1 Moses encour h the people. 7. He encourageth Joshua. 9. He delivereth the law unto the priests to read it in the seventh year to the people. 14 God giveth a charge to Jashua, 19 and a song to testify against the £%. 24. Moses delivereth the book of the law to the Levites to keep. 28 He maketh a protestation to the elders. A*. Moses went and spake these words unto all Israel. 2 And he said unto them, I "am an hundred and twenty years old this day; *::::: I can no more "go out and come in; also s: the Lord hath said unto me, “Thou shalt o: not go over this Jordan. to: 3. #. LoRD thy God, “he will go over ** before thee, and he will destroy these nations from before thee, and thou shalt possess them; and Joshua, he shall go over :*::::: before thee, "as the Loan hath said. f ch. 3.21. 4 “And the Load shall do unto them to:***as he did to Sihon and to Og, kings of the Amorites, and unto the land of them, whom he destroyed. 5 And "the Loan shall give them up before your face, that ye may do unto them according unto all the command- ments which I have commanded you. o: 6 "Be strong and of a good courage, *. *fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the :*** Lord thy God, the it is that doth go *:::: with thee; "he will not fail thee, nor to forsake thee. 7 's And Moses called unto Joshua, and said unto him in the sight of all Isfos rael, "Be strong and of a good courage: ** *** for thou must go with this people unto the land which the Lond hath sworn unto their fathers to give them; and thou shalt cause them to inherit it. 8 And the Load, “he it is that doth ; ::: go, before thee; "he will be with thee, he o Toro. will not fail thee, neither forsake thee:

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lo. And Moses commanded them, say-color ing, At the end of every seven years, in itsi. the solemnity of the "year of release, in . . s. the feast of tabernacles, t Lev. 23.34. 11 When all Israel is come to "ap u ch. 16. 16. before the LoRn thy God in the place which he shall choose, thou shalt read of this law before all Israel in their hearing. #'s. 12 'Gather the people together, men, ...”.” and women, and children, and thy stranger that is within thy gates, that they may hear, and that they may learn, and fear the LoRD your God, and observe to do all the words of this law: 13 And that their children, “which a ch. 11.2. have not known any thing, "may hear, -r-‘ ‘7. and learn to fear the Lond your God, as long as ye live in the land whither ye go over Jordan to possess it. 14 T And the Lond said unto Moses, "Behold, thy days approach that thou must die: call Joshua, and present yourselves in the tabernacle of the congregation, that “I may 5. him a charge. And Moses and Joshua went, and presented themselves in the tabernacle of the congregation. 15 And "the Lorn appeared in the 3 Exod & tabernacle in a pillar of a cloud: and the pillar of the cloud stood over the door of the tabernacle. 16 T And the Load said unto Moses,

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Behold, thou shalt of with thy fa- ... thers; and this people will “rise up, and 7.

‘go a whoring after the gods of the #.”

strangers of the land, whither they go to jo. be among them, and will “forsake me, ** ts. and "break my covenant which I have of made with them. - h.Judg.o.o.o. 17 Then my anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and ‘I will 3: ". forsake them, and I will “hide my face on 3. from them, and they shall be devoured, i.o. and many evils and troubles shall thefal 'o.” them; so that they will say in that day, food "Are not these evils come upon us, be: ; * cause our God is "not among us? 1 Judg. 6. 13. 18 And "I will surely hide my face in ." " that day for all the . which they shall n ver, 7. have wrought, in that they are turned unto other gods. 19 Now therefore write ye this song for you, and teach it the children of Israel: put it in their mouths, that this song may be “a witness for me against “ ” the children of Israel. 20 For when I shall have brought them into the land which I sware unto their fathers, that floweth with milk and honey; and they shall have eaten and filled them- re..., , selves, "and waxen fat; "then will they §. is.” turn unto other gods, and serve them, and * * * provoke me, and break my covenant-, * * * 21 And it shall come to §: ‘when or 7. many evils and troubles are befallen them,

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