Numbers: Chapter 10 (1534)

The boke of Numeri. The .x. Chapter.

  1. And the Lorde spake vnto Moses sayenge:
  2. Make the two trompettes of harde syluer that thou mayst vse the to call the congregacion together and when the hoste shall iurney.
  3. when they blowe with them all the multitude shall resorte to the vnto the dore of the tabernacle of witnesse.
  4. Yf but one trumpet blowe only then the princes which are heedes ouer the thousandes of Ysrael shall come vnto the.
  5. And when ye trompe the first tyme the hostes that lye on the east partes shall goo forwarde.
  6. And when ye trope the seconde tyme then the hostes that lye on ye south syde shall take their iurney: for they shall trompe when they take their iurneyes.
  7. And in gatherynge the congregacion together ye shall blowe and not trompe.
  8. And the sonnes of Aaron the preastes shall blowe the trompettes and shall haue them and it shalbe a lawe vnto you for euer and amonge youre childern after you.
  9. And when ye shall goo to warre in youre londe agenst youre enymies that vexe you ye shall trompe with the trompettes and ye shalbe remebred before the Lorde youre God and saued from youre enymies.
  10.  Also when ye be mery in youre fest dayes and in the first dayes of youre monethes ye shall blowe the trompettes ouer youre burnt sacrifices and peaseofferynges that it maye be a remebrauce of you before youre God. I am the lorde youre God.
  11. And it came to passe the .xx. daye of the seconde moneth in ye seconde yere that the cloude was take vpp from of the habitacion of witnesse.
  12. And the childern of Israel toke their iurney out of the deserte of Sinai and the cloude rested in ye wildernesse of Para.
  13. And ye first toke their iurney at the mouth of the Lorde by the honde of Moses:
  14. euen the standerte of ye hoste of Iuda remoued first with their armies whose captayne was Nahesson ye sonne of Aminadab.
  15. And ouer the hoste of ye trybe of the childern of Isachar was Nathaneel the sonne of zuar.
  16. And ouer the hoste of ye trybe of the childern of Zabulon was Eliab the sonne of Helon.
  17. And the habitacion was taken doune: and the sonnes of Gerson and Merari went forth bearynge the habitacion
  18. Then the standert of the hoste of Ruben went forth with their armies whose captayne was Elizur the sonne of Sedeur.
  19. And ouer the hoste of the trybe of ye childern of Simeon was Selumiel
  20. the sonne of Deguel.
  21. Then the Cahathites went forwarde and bare the holy thynges and the other dyd set vp the habitacion agenst they came.
  22. Then the standert of the hoste of the childern of Ephraim went forth with their armies whose captayne was Elisama the sonne of Amiud.
  23. And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the sonnes of Manasse was Samaleel the sonne of Pedazur.
  24. And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the sonnes of Ben Jamin was Abidan the sonne of Gedeoni.
  25. And hynmost of all the hoste came the standert of the hoste of the childern of Dan with their armies: whose captayne was Ahiezar the sonne of Ammi Sadai.
  26. And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the childern of Asser was Pagiel the sonne of Ochran.
  27. And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the childern of Naphtali was Ahira the sonne of Enan
  28. of this maner were the iurneyes of the childern of Israel with their armies when they remoued.
  29. And Moses sayde vnto Hobab the sonne of Raguel the Madianyte Moses father lawe: we goo vnto the place of which the Lorde sayde I will geue it you. Goo with us ad we will doo the good for the Lorde hath promysed goode vnto Israel.
  30. And he sayde vnto him: I will not: but will goo to myne awne londe and to my kynred.
  31. And Moses sayde oh nay leaue us not for thou knowest where is best for us to pitche in the wildernesse: and thou shalt be oure eyes
  32. And yf thou goo with us loke what goodnesse the Lorde sheweth apon us the same we will shewe apon the
  33. And they departed from the mount of the Lorde .iij. dayes iurney and the arcke of the testament of the Lorde went before them in the .iij. dayes iurney to serche out a restynge place for them.
  34. And the cloude of the Lorde was ouer them by daye when they went out of the tentes.
  35. And when the arcke went forth Moses sayde Ryse vp Lorde and lat thine enemies be scatered and let them that hate the flee before the.
  36. And when the arcke rested he sayde returne Lorde vnto the many thousandes of Ysrael.
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