The people are commanded to write the Law upon stones,
Deuteronomy 27:1 And Moses with the elders of Israel comaunded the people sayenge: kepe all the commaundmentes whiche I commaunde you this daye. Deuteronomy 27:2 And when ye be come ouer Iordayne vnto the londe which the Lorde thy God geueth the, sett vpp greate stones and playster them with playster, Deuteronomy 27:3 and write vpo the all the wordes of this lawe, when thou arte come ouer: that thou mayst come in to the londe whiche the Lorde thy God geueth the: a londe that floweth with mylke and honye, as the Lorde God off thy fathers hath promysed the. Deuteronomy 27:4 When ye be come ouer Iordayne, se that ye set vpp these stones which I commaunde you this daye in mount Eball, and playster them with playster.
and to build an altar of whole stones.
Deuteronomy 27:5 And there bylde vnto the Lord thy God, an altare of stones and se thou lifte vpp no yerne uppon them: Deuteronomy 27:6 But thou shalt make the altare of the Lorde thy God of rughstones and offer burntoffrynges thereon vnto the Lorde thy God. Deuteronomy 27:7 And thou shalt offer peaceoffrynges and shalt eate there and reioyse before the Lorde thy God. Deuteronomy 27:8 And thou shalt write vppon the stones all the wordes of this lawe, manyfestly and well
Deuteronomy 27:9 And Moses with the preastes the Leuites spake vnto all Israel sayenge: take hede ad heare Israel, this daye thou art become the people of the Lorde thy God. Deuteronomy 27:10 Herken therfore vnto the voyce of the Lorde thi God ad do his comaundmetes ad his ordinaunces which I commaunde you this daye.
The tribes divided on Gerizim and Ebal.
Deuteronomy 27:11 And Moses charged the people the same daye sayenge: Deuteronomy 27:12 these shall stonde vppon mount Grisim to blesse the people, when ye are come ouer Iordayne: Symeon, Leui, Iuda, Isachar, Ioseph and Ben Iamin. Deuteronomy 27:13 And these shall stonde apon mount Eball to curse: Ruben, Gad Asser, Zabulon, Dan and Neptaly.
The curses pronounced on mount Ebal.
Deuteronomy 27:14 And the Leuites shall beginne ad say vnto all the men of Israel with a loude voyce. Deuteronomy 27:15 Cursed be he that maketh any carued image or image of metall (an abhominacion vnto the Lorde, the worke of the handes of the craftesman) and putteth it in a secrett place: And all the people shall answere and saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:16 Cursed be he that curseth his father or hys mother, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:17 Cursed be he that remoueth his neghbours marke and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:18 Cursed be he that maketh the blynde goo out off his waye, and all the people shall saye Amen, Deuteronomy 27:19 Cursed be he that hyndreth the right of the straunger, fatherlesse and wedowe, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:20 Cursed be he that lieth with his fathers wife because he hath opened his fathers coueringe, ad all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:21 Cursed be he that lieth with any maner beest, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:22 Cursed be he that lieth with his syster whether she be the doughter of his father or off his mother, and all the people shall saye Amen Deuteronomy 27:23 Cursed be he that lieth with his mother in lawe, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:24 Cursed be he that smyteth his neghboure secretly, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:25 Cursed be he that taketh a rewarde to slee innocent bloude, and all the people shall saye Amen. Deuteronomy 27:26 Cursed be he that matayneth not all the wordes of this lawe to doo them, ad all the people shall saye Amen.