The use of the silver trumpets.
Numbers 10:1 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses saying: Numbers 10:2 Make the two trompettes of beaten syluer, that þu mayst vse them to call the congregacion together, & when the hoste shal iourney. Numbers 10:3 When they blowe wt them, al the multitude shal resorte to the, vnto the dore of the tabernacle of wytnesse. Numbers 10:4 If but one trumpet blowe onlye, then the princes which are heades ouer the thousandes of Israel shal come vnto the. Numbers 10:5 And when ye trompe the fyrst tyme, the hostes that lye on the east partes shal go forward. Numbers 10:6 And when ye trompe the seconde tyme, then the hostes that lye on the south syde shal take their iourney: for they shal trompe when they take their iourneyes. Numbers 10:7 And in getheryng the congregacion together, ye shall blowe and not trompe. Numbers 10:8 And the sonnes of Aaron the preastes shal blowe the trompettes & shal haue them and it shalbe a lawe vnto you for euer and amonge youre chyldren after you. Numbers 10:9 And when ye shall go to warre in youre lande agaynst your enemyes that wexe you, ye shall trompe with the trompettes and ye shalbe remembred before þe Lord your God and saued from youre enemyes. Numbers 10:10 Also when ye be mery in your feast dayes and in þe fyrst dayes of your monethes, ye shall blowe the trompettes ouer your burnt sacryfyces and peaceofferynges, that it maye be a remembraunce of you before your GOD. I am þe Lord youre God.
The Israelites remove from Sinai to Paran.
Numbers 10:11 And it came to passe the .xx. daye of the seconde moneth in the seconde yere, þt the cloude was take vp from of the habitacion of witnesse. Numbers 10:12 And the chyldren of Israel toke their iourney out of the deserte of Sinai, and the cloude rested in the wyldernesse of Pharan. Numbers 10:13 And they fyrst toke their iourney at þe mouth of the Lord, by the hand of Moses:
The order of their march.
Numbers 10:14 euen the standerte of the hoste of Iuda remoued first with their armyes whose captayne was Nahason the sonne of Aminadab. Numbers 10:15 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the chyldren of Isachar was Nathanael þe sonne of Zuar. Numbers 10:16 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the chyldren of Zabulon, was Eliab the sonne of Helon. Numbers 10:17 And þe habitacion was taken doune: and the sonnes of Gerson and Merari went forth bearinge the habitacion.
Numbers 10:18 Then the standert of the hoste of Ruben went forth wyth theyr armyes, whose captayne Elizur the sonne of Sedeur. Numbers 10:19 And ouer þe host of the trybe of the chyldren of Simeon, was Salamiel þe sonne of Surisaddai. Numbers 10:20 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the chyldren of Gad was Eliasoph the sonne of Deguel. Numbers 10:21 Then the Cahathites went forward and bare the holy thynges, and the other dyd set vp the habitacion agaynst they came.
Numbers 10:22 Then the standert of the hoste of the chyldren of Ephraim went forth wt their armies whose captayne was Elisama the sonne of Amiud. Numbers 10:23 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the sonnes of Manasse, was Gamaliel þe sonne of Pedazur. Numbers 10:24 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the sonnes of Beniamin, was Abidan the sonne of Gedeoni.
Numbers 10:25 And hyndmost of al the hoste came þe standert of the hoste of the chyldren of Dan wyth theyr armyes: whose captayne was, Ahiezer þe sonne of Ammi Saddai. Numbers 10:26 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the chyldren of Aser, was Pagiell the sonne of Ochran. Numbers 10:27 And ouer the hoste of the trybe of the chyldren of Nephthali, was Ahira the sonne of Enan, Numbers 10:28 of thys maner were the iourneies of the children of Israel, with theyr armyes when they remoued.
Hobab is intreated by Moses not to leave them.
Numbers 10:29 And Moses said vnto Hobab the sonne of Raguell the Madianyte, Moses father in lawe: we goo vnto the place of whych the Lord sayd I wyll geue it you. Go with vs & we wyl doo the good, for the Lord hath promysed good vnto Israell. Numbers 10:30 And he sayd vnto hym: I wyl not: but wyll go to myne awne land and to my kynred. Numbers 10:31 And Moses sayd oh nay, leaue vs not, for thou knowest where is best for vs to pitch in the wildernesse: & thou shalt be oure eyes. Numbers 10:32 And yf thou go with vs, loke what goodnesse the Lord sheweth vpon vs, the same we wyl shewe vpon the.
The blessing of Moses at the removing and resting of the Ark.
Numbers 10:33 And they departed from the mounte of þe Lord .iij. dayes iourney, and the arcke of the testament of the Lorde went before them in the .iij. dayes iourney to serche out a resting place for them. Numbers 10:34 And the cloude of the Lorde was ouer them by day, when they went out of the tentes. Numbers 10:35 And when the arcke went forth, Moses sayde: Ryse vp Lorde and let thyne enemies be scatered, and let them that hate the flee before the. Numbers 10:36 And when the arcke rested, he sayde retourne Lorde vnto the many thousandes of Israell.