He that maketh a singular vow must be the LORD's.
Leviticus 27:1 And the Lord spake vnto Moses sayinge, Leviticus 27:2 speake vnto the chyldren of Israel and say vnto them: If any man wyl geue a singuler vowe vnto the Lord accordynge to the value of hys Soule,
The estimation of the person.
Leviticus 27:3 then shall the male from twentye yere vnto .lx. be sette at fyfty sycles of syluer, after the sycle of the sanctuary, Leviticus 27:4 & the female at .xxx. sicles. Leviticus 27:5 And from fiue yeares to twenty the male shall be set at twentye sycles, and the female at .x. sycles. Leviticus 27:6 And from a moneth vnto .v. yere the male shal be set at .v. sycles of syluer, & þe female at thre. Leviticus 27:7 And the man that is .lx. and aboue, shal be valued at .xv. sycles, and the woman at .x. Leviticus 27:8 If he be to pore so to be set, then let hym come before the prieste: and let the prieste value hym accordinge as the hand of hym that vowed is able to get.
Of a beast given by vow.
Leviticus 27:9 If it be of the beastes of whych men bring an offeryng vnto the Lord: all that any man geueth of such vnto the lord, shalbe holy. Leviticus 27:10 He may not alter it nor chaunge it: a good for a bad or a bad for a good. If he chaunge beast for beaste, then both the same beast and it also wherwith it was chaunged shalbe holy. Leviticus 27:11 If it be any maner of vncleane beaste of which men maye not offer vnto the Lorde, let hym brynge the beaste before the priest Leviticus 27:12 & lette the priest value it. And whether it be good or badde as the prieste setteth it, so shall it be. Leviticus 27:13 And if he wyll bye it agayne, lette him giue the fyft part more to that it was set at.
Of a house.
Leviticus 27:14 If any man dedicate his house, it shall be holy vnto the Lord. And the priest shall sette it, whether it be good or bad, & as the prieste hath set it, so it shalbe. Leviticus 27:15 If he that sanctified it wyll redeme his house, lette hym giue the fift part of the money that it was iudged at therto, and it shalbe hys.
Of a field, and the redemption thereof.
Leviticus 27:16 If a man halow a pece of hys enhereted lande vnto the Lorde, it shalbe set according to þt it beareth. If it beare an homer of barlye, it shal be set at fyfty sycles of syluer. Leviticus 27:17 If he halow his feld immediatly that from the yere of iubely, it shal be worth according as it is estemed. Leviticus 27:18 But & if he halow his fyeld after the trumpet yere, the priest shall reken the price wyth him accordynge to the yeres that remayne vnto the trumpet yere, and therafter it shalbe lower set. Leviticus 27:19 If he that sanctified the field wyl redeme it agayne, let him putte the fyfte parte of the pryce that it was set at therunto, Leviticus 27:20 and it shall be hys, if he wyll not it shall be redemed no more. Leviticus 27:21 But when the fyelde goeth out in the yere of iubely, it shalbe holy vnto the Lord: euen as a thyng dedicated, and it shal be the priestes possession. Leviticus 27:22 If a man sanctify vnto the Lorde a field, whych he hath bought and is not of hys enheritaunce, Leviticus 27:23 then the prieste shall reken wyth him what it is worth vnto the yere of Iubely, & he shal gyue the price that it is set at the same day, and it shall be holy vnto the Lord. Leviticus 27:24 But in the yere of Iubely, the fyeld shal returne vnto hym of whom he bought it, whose enheritaunce of land it was. Leviticus 27:25 And al settynges shal be accordyng to the holy sycle. One sycle maketh .xx. Geras.
Leviticus 27:26 But the fyrst borne of the beastes that pertayne vnto the Lorde, maye no man sanctify: whether it be oxe or shepe, for thei are the Lordes already. Leviticus 27:27 If it be an vncleane beaste, then lett hym redeme it as it is set at, & gyue the fyfte part more therto. If it be not redemed, then let it be sold as it is rated.
No devoted thing may be redeemed.
Leviticus 27:28 Notwythstandynge no dedicated thynge that a man dedycateth vnto the Lorde, of all his good whether it be man or beast or lande of his enheritaunce, shalbe solde or redemed for all dedicate thynges are moste holy vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 27:29 No dedicate thynge therfore that is dedicate of man, may be redemed, but must nedes dye. Leviticus 27:30 All these tythes of the Lande, whether it be of the corne of the field or frute of þe trees, shalbe holy vnto the Lord. Leviticus 27:31 If anye man wil redeme ought of hys tythes, lette hym adde the fyfte parte more thereto.
The tithe may not be changed.
Leviticus 27:32 And the tythes of oxen and sheepe and of all that goeth vnder the heardemans kepynge, shall be holye tythes vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 27:33 Men shall not loke if it be good or badde nor shall chaunge it. If any man chaunge it, then boeth it and that it was chaunged wythal, shal be holy & maye not be redemed. Leviticus 27:34 These are the commaundementes whyche the Lorde gaue Moses in charge to giue vnto the chyldren of Israell in mount Sinai.