The oil for the lamps.
Leviticus 24:1 And the LORD spake vnto Moses, saying, Leviticus 24:2 Command the children of Israel, that they bring vnto thee pure oyle Oliue, beaten, for the light, to cause the lampes to burne continually. Leviticus 24:3 Without the Uaile of the Testimonie, in the Tabernacle of the Congregation, shal Aaron order it from the euening vnto the morning, before the LORD continually: It [shall be] a Statute for euer in your generations. Leviticus 24:4 He shall order the lampes vpon the pure Candlesticke before the LORD continually.
Leviticus 24:5 And thou shalt take fine flowre, and bake twelue cakes thereof: two tenth deales shall be in one cake. Leviticus 24:6 And thou shalt set them in two rowes, sixe on a row vpon the pure Table, before the LORD. Leviticus 24:7 And thou shalt put pure frankincense vpon ech row, that it may bee on the bread for a memorial, [euen] an offering made by fire vnto the LORD. Leviticus 24:8 Euery Sabbath he shall set it in order before the LORD continually, [being taken] from the children of Israel by an euerlasting couenant. Leviticus 24:9 And it shall be Aarons and his sonnes, and they shall eate it in the holy place: for it [is] most holy vnto him, of the offerings of the LORD made by fire, by a perpetuall statute.
Shelomith's son blasphemeth.
Leviticus 24:10 And the sonne of an Israelitish woman, whose father was an Egyptian, went out among the children of Israel: and this sonne of the Israelitish woman, and a man of Israel stroue together in the campe. Leviticus 24:11 And the Israelitish womans sonne blasphemed the name of the Lord, and cursed, and they brought him vnto Moses: and his mothers name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan. Leviticus 24:12 And they put him in ward, that the minde of the LORD might bee shewed them.
The law of blasphemy.
Leviticus 24:13 And the LORD spake vnto Moses, saying, Leviticus 24:14 Bring forth him that hath cursed, without the Campe, and let all that heard him, lay their hands vpon his head, and let all the Congregation stone him. Leviticus 24:15 And thou shalt speake vnto the children of Israel, saying, Whosoeuer curseth his God, shall beare his sinne. Leviticus 24:16 And hee that blasphemeth the Name of the LORD, he shall surely be put to death, and all the Congregation shall certainely stone him: Aswell the stranger, as he that is borne in the land, when he blasphemeth the Name of the Lord, shall be put to death.
Leviticus 24:17 And he that killeth any man, shall surely be put to death.
Leviticus 24:18 And he that killeth a beast, shall make it good; beast for beast. Leviticus 24:19 And if a man cause a blemish in his neighbour; as he hath done, so shal it be done to him: Leviticus 24:20 Breach, for breach, eye for eye, tooth for tooth: as he hath caused a blemish in a man, so shall it be done to him againe. Leviticus 24:21 And hee that killeth a beast, hee shall restore it: and hee that killeth a man, he shall be put to death. Leviticus 24:22 Ye shall haue one maner of law, aswell for the stranger, as for one of your owne countrey: for I [am] the LORD your God.
The blasphemer stoned.
Leviticus 24:23 And Moses spake to the children of Israel, that they should bring foorth him that had cursed, out of the Campe, and stone him with stones: and the children of Israel did as the LORD commanded Moses.