The feasts of the LORD.
Leviticus 23:1 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Leviticus 23:2 Speake vnto the children of Israel, and say vnto the: The feastes of the Lorde which ye shall call holy conuocations, euen these are my feastes.
Leviticus 23:3 Sixe dayes ye shall worke: but the seuenth day is the Sabboth of rest, an holy couocation, so that ye do no worke therin: it is the Sabboth of the Lorde in all your dwellynges.
Leviticus 23:4 These are the feastes of the Lorde, euen holy conuocations, which ye shall proclayme in their seasons. Leviticus 23:5 In the fourteenth day of the first moneth at euen, is the Lordes Passouer: Leviticus 23:6 And on the fifteenth day of the same moneth, is the feast of vnleauened bread vnto the Lorde: seuen dayes ye must eate vnleauened bread. Leviticus 23:7 In the first day ye shall haue an holy conuocation: ye shal do no seruile worke therin. Leviticus 23:8 But ye shall offer sacrifices made by fire vnto the Lorde throughout these seuen dayes: and in the seuenth day is an holy conuocation, ye shall do no seruile worke therin.
The sheaf of firstfruits.
Leviticus 23:9 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Leviticus 23:10 Speake vnto the children of Israel, and say vnto them: When ye be come into the lande which I geue vnto you, and reape downe the haruest therof, ye shall bryng a sheafe of the first fruites of your haruest vnto the priest: Leviticus 23:11 Which shall waue the sheafe before the Lorde, to be accepted for you: and euen the morowe after the Sabboth the priest shall waue it. Leviticus 23:12 And ye shall offer that day when ye waue the sheafe, an hee lambe without blemishe of a yere olde, for a burnt offeryng vnto the Lorde: Leviticus 23:13 And the meate offeryng therof, shalbe made of two tenth deales of fine floure myngled with oyle, to be a sacrifice made by fire vnto the Lord for a sweete sauour: and the drynke offeryng therof shalbe of wine, euen the fourth deale of an hyn. Leviticus 23:14 And ye shal eate neither bread nor parched corne, nor greene eares, vntyl ye selfe same day that ye haue brought an offering vnto your God: Let this be a lawe for euer in your generations, and in all your dwellynges.
The feast of Pentecost.
Leviticus 23:15 And ye shall count vnto you from the morowe after the Sabboth, euen from the day that ye brought the sheafe of the waue offeryng, seuen Sabbothes they shalbe complet: Leviticus 23:16 Euen vnto the morowe after ye seuenth Sabboth shall ye number fiftie dayes, and ye shall bryng a newe meate offeryng vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:17 And ye shall bryng out of your habitations two waue loaues made of two tenth deales of fine flowre, and that are made with leauen, for first fruites vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:18 And ye shall bryng with the bread seuen lambes without deformitie, of one yere of age, and one young bullocke, and two rammes, which shall serue for a burnt offeryng vnto the Lorde, with their meate offeringes and their drinke offeringes, to be a sacrifice made by fire for a sweete sauour vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:19 Then ye shall prepare an hee goate for a sinne offeryng, and two lambes of one yere olde for peace offerynges. Leviticus 23:20 And the priest shall waue them with the bread of the first fruites for a waue offering before the Lorde, and with the two lambes: they shalbe holy to the Lorde for the priestes. Leviticus 23:21 And ye shall proclayme the same day, that it may be an holy conuocation vnto you: ye shall do no seruile worke therin, let it be a lawe for euer in all your dwellynges throughout your generations.
Gleanings to be left for the poor.
Leviticus 23:22 And whe ye reape downe the haruest of your lande, thou shalt not make cleane riddaunce of the corners of thy fielde when thou reapest, neither shalt thou make any after gatheryng of thy haruest, but shalt leaue them vnto the poore and the straunger: I am the Lorde your God.
The feast of Trumpets.
Leviticus 23:23 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Leviticus 23:24 Speake vnto the chyldren of Israel, and say: In the seuenth moneth, in the first day of the moneth shall ye haue Sabbath, euen the remembraunce of blowyng of trumpettes, an holy conuocation. Leviticus 23:25 Ye shall do no seruile worke therein, but offer sacrifice made by fire vnto the Lorde.
The Day of Atonement.
Leviticus 23:26 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Leviticus 23:27 The tenth day also of the selfe seuenth moneth is a day of reconcilyng, therfore shal it be an holy conuocation vnto you, & ye shall humble your soules, and offer sacrifice made by fire vnto the Lord. Leviticus 23:28 Ye shall do no worke ye same day, for it is a day of recociling, to make an attonement for you before the Lord your God. Leviticus 23:29 For whatsoeuer soule it be that humbleth not hym selfe that day, he shalbe cut of from among his people. Leviticus 23:30 And whatsoeuer soule do any worke that day, the same soule wyll I destroy from among his people. Leviticus 23:31 Ye shall do no maner worke therfore: let it be a lawe for euer in your generations, and in all your dwellynges. Leviticus 23:32 Let it be vnto you a Sabbath of rest, and ye shall humble your soules in the ninth day of the moneth at euen: from euen to euen shall ye celebrate your Sabbath.
The feast of Tabernacles.
Leviticus 23:33 And the Lorde spake vnto Moyses, saying: Leviticus 23:34 Speake vnto the chyldren of Israel, & say: The fifteenth day of the same seuenth moneth is the feast of tabernacles seuen dayes vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:35 The first day is an holy conuocation: ye shall do no seruile worke. Leviticus 23:36 Seuen dayes ye shall offer sacrifice made by fire vnto the Lorde, and in the eyght day shalbe an holy conuocation vnto you, and ye shall offer sacrifices made by fire vnto the Lorde: It is the solempne assemblie, and ye shall do no seruile worke therin. Leviticus 23:37 These are the feastes of the Lorde which ye shall call holy conuocations, for to offer sacrifice made by fire vnto the Lorde, burnt offeryng, meate offeryng, sacrifices, and drynke offerynges, euery thyng vpon his day: Leviticus 23:38 Besyde the Sabbathes of the Lorde, and besyde your giftes, besyde all your vowes, and all your free offerynges which ye geue vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:39 Moreouer, in the fifteenth day of the seuenth moneth when ye haue gathered in the fruite of the lande, ye shall kepe holy day vnto the Lorde seuen dayes: The first day shalbe a Sabbath, lykewise in the eyght day shalbe a Sabbath. Leviticus 23:40 And ye shall take you in the first day the fruites of goodly trees, braunches of palme trees, and the bowes of thicke trees, and willowes of the brooke, and shall reioyce before the Lord your God seuen dayes. Leviticus 23:41 And ye shall kepe this feast vnto the Lorde seuen dayes in the yere: It shalbe a lawe for euer in your generations, that ye kepe it in the seuenth moneth. Leviticus 23:42 Ye shal dwell in boothes seuen dayes: euen all that are Israelites borne shall dwell in boothes: Leviticus 23:43 That your children after you may knowe howe that I made the children of Israel to dwell in boothes when I brought them out of the lande of Egipt: I am the Lorde your God. Leviticus 23:44 And Moyses declared vnto the children of Israel the feastes of the Lorde.