The Fourth Book of Moses, called Numbers
1 – These are the mansions of the children of Israel, who went out of Egypt by their troops under the conduct of Moses and Aaron,
2 – Which Moses wrote down according to the places of their encamping, which they changed by the commandment of the Lord.
3 – Now the children of Israel departed from Ramesses the first month, on the fifteenth day of the first month, the day after the phase, with a mighty hand, in the eight of all the Egyptians,
4 – Who were burying their firstborn, whom the Lord had slain (upon their gods also he had executed vengeance,)
5 – And they camped in Soccoth.
6 – And from Soccoth they came into Etham, which is in the uttermost borders of the wilderness.
7 – Departing from thence they came over against Phihahiroth, which looketh towards Beelsephon, and they camped before Magdalum.
8 – And departing from Phihahiroth, they passed through the midst of the sea into the wilderness: and having marched three days through the desert of Etham, they camped in Mara.
9 – And departing from Mara, they came into Elim, where there were twelve fountains of waters, and seventy palm trees: and there they camped.
10 – But departing from thence also, they pitched their tents by the Red Sea. And departing from the Red Sea,
11 – They camped in the desert of Sin.
12 – And they removed from thence, and came to Daphca.
13 – And departing from Daphca, they camped in Alus.
14 – And departing from Alus, they pitched their tents in Raphidim, where the people wanted water to drink.
15 – And departing from Raphidim, they camped in the desert of Sinai.
16 – But departing also from the desert of Sinai, they came to the graves of lust.
17 – And departing from the graves of lust, they camped in Haseroth.
18 – And from Haseroth they came to Rethma.
19 – And departing from Rethma, they camped in Remmomphares.
20 – And they departed from thence and came to Lebna.
21 – Removing from Lebna they camped in Ressa.
22 – And departing from Ressa, they came to Ceelatha.
23 – And they removed from thence and camped in the mountain Sepher.
24 – Departing from the mountain Sepher, they came to Arada.
25 – From thence they went and camped in Maceloth.
26 – And departing from Maceloth, they came to Thahath.
27 – Removing from Thahath they camped in Thare.
28 – And they departed from thence, and pitched their tents in Methca.
29 – And removing from Methca, they camped in Hesmona.
30 – And departing from Hesmona, they came to Moseroth.
31 – And removing from Moseroth, they camped in Benejaacan.
32 – And departing from Benejaacan, they came to mount Gadgad.
33 – From thence they went and camped in Jetebatha.
34 – And from Jetebatha they came to Hebrona.
35 – And departing from Hebrona, they camped in Asiongaber.
36 – They removed from thence and came into the desert of Sin, which is Cades.
37 – And departing from Cades, they camped in mount Her, in the uttermost borders of the land of Edom.
38 – And Aaron the priest went up into mount Hor at the commandment of the Lord: and there he died in the fortieth year of the coming forth of the children of Israel out of Egypt, W the fifth month, the first day of the month,
39 – When he was a hundred and twenty-three years old.
40 – And king Arad the Chanaanite, who dwelt towards the south, heard that the children of Israel were come to the land of Chanaan.
41 – And they departed from mount Her, and camped in Salmona.
42 – From whence they removed and came to Phunon.
43 – And departing from Phunon, they camped in Oboth.
44 – And from Oboth they came to Ijeabarim, which is in the borders of the Moabites.
45 – And departing from Ijeabarim they pitched their tents in Dibongab.
46 – From thence they went and camped in Helmondeblathaim.
47 – And departing from Helmondeblathaim, they came to the mountains of Abarim over against Nabo.
48 – And departing from the mountains of Abarim, they passed to the plains of Moab, by the Jordan, over against Jericho.
49 – And there they camped from Bethsi moth even to Ablesatim in the plains of the Moabites,
50 – Where the Lord said to Moses:
51 – Command the children of Israel, and say to them: When you shall have passed over the Jordan, entering into the land of Chanaan,
52 – Destroy all the inhabitants of that land: beat down their pillars, and break in pieces their statues, and waste all their high places,
53 – Cleansing the land, and dwelling in it. For I have given it you for a possession.
54 – And you shall divide it among you by lot. To the more you shall give a larger part, and to the fewer a lesser. To every one as the lot shall fall, so shall the inheritance be given. The possession shall be divided by the tribes and the families.
55 – But if you will not kill the inhabitants of the land: they that remain, shall be unto you as nails in your eyes, and spears in your sides, and they shall be your adversaries in the land of your habitation.
56 – And whatsoever I had thought to do to them, I will do to you.
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