The feasts of the LORD.
Leviticus 23:1 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses saynge: Leviticus 23:2 speake vnto the childern of Israel, and saye vnto them. These are the feastes off the Lorde which ye shal call holy feastes.
Leviticus 23:3 Sixe dayes ye shall worke, ad the seuenth is the Sabbath of rest an holy feast: so that ye maye do no worke therein, for it is the Sabbath of the Lorde, wheresoeuer ye dwell.
Leviticus 23:4 These are the feastes of the Lorde whiche ye shall proclayme holy in their ceasons. Leviticus 23:5 The xiiij. daye of the first moneth at eue is the Lordes Passeouer, Leviticus 23:6 And the .xv. daye of the same moneth is the feast of swete bred vnto the Lorde: vij. dayes ye must eate vnleuended bred. Leviticus 23:7 The first daye shalbe an holy feaste vnto you, so that ye maye do no laborious worke therein Leviticus 23:8 But ye shall offer sacrifices vnto the Lord .vij dayes, and the seuenth daye also shalbe an holy feast, so that ye maye doo no laborious worke therein.
The sheaf of firstfruits.
Leviticus 23:9 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses sayenge: Leviticus 23:10 speake vnto the childern of Israell and saye vnto them: when ye be come in to the lande whiche I geue vnto you and repe doune youre haruest, ye shall brynge a shefe of the first frutes of youre haruest vnto the preast, Leviticus 23:11 and he shall waue the shefe before the Lorde to be accepted for you: and euen the morow after the Sabbath the preaste shall waue it. Leviticus 23:12 And ye shall offer the daye when he waueth the shefe, a labe without blemysh of a yere olde for a burntofferynge vnto the Lorde: Leviticus 23:13 and the meatoffrynge thereof, two tenth deales of fine floure mengled with oyle to be a sacrifice vnto the Lorde of a swete sauoure: and the drinkofferinge thereto, the fourth deale of an hin of wyne. Leviticus 23:14 And ye shall eate nether bred, nor parched corne, nor furmentye of new corne: vntyll the selfe same daye that ye haue broughte an offrynge vnto youre God. And this shalbe a lawe for euer vnto youre childern after you, where soeuer ye dwell.
The feast of Pentecost.
Leviticus 23:15 And ye shall counte from the morowe after the Sabbath: euen from the daye that ye broughte the sheffe of the waueoffrynge, vii. wekes complete: Leviticus 23:16 euen vnto the morow after the .vij. weke ye shall numbre .l. dayes. And the ye shal bringe a newe meatoffrynge unto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:17 And ye shall brynge out of youre habitacions two waueloaues made of two tenthdeales off fine floure leuended and baken, for first frutes vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:18 And ye shall bringe with the bred seuen lambes without deformyte of one yere of age, and one yonge oxe and .ij. rambes, which shall serue for burntoffrynges vnto the Lorde, with meatoffringes and drinkoffringes longinge to the same, to be a sacrifice of a swete sauoure vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:19 And ye shall offer an he goote for a synneofferinge: and two lambes of one yere old for peaceoffringes, Leviticus 23:20 And the preast shall waue the with the bred of the first frutes before the Lorde, and with the two lambes. And they shalbe holy vnto the Lorde, and be the preastes. Leviticus 23:21 And ye shall make a proclamacio the same daye that it be an holy feast vnto you, and ye shall do no laborious worke therein: And it shalbe a lawe for euer thorowe out all youre habitacions vnto youre childern after you,
Gleanings to be left for the poor.
Leviticus 23:22 When ye repe doune youre haruest, thou shalt not make cleane ryddaunce off thy felde, nether shalt thou make any aftergatheringe of thy haruest: but shalt leue them vnto the poore and the straunger. I am the Lorde youre God.
The feast of Trumpets.
Leviticus 23:23 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses saynge: Leviticus 23:24 speake vnto the childern of Israel ad saye. The first daye of the suenth moneth shalbe a rest of remembraunce vnto you, to blowe hornes in an holy feast it shalbe, Leviticus 23:25 and ye shall do no laborious worke therein, and ye shall offer sacrifice vnto the Lorde.
The Day of Atonement.
Leviticus 23:26 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses sayenge: Leviticus 23:27 also the tenth daye of the selfe seueth moneth, is a daye of an attonement, and shalbe on holy feast vnto you, ad ye shall humble youre soules and offer sacrifice vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:28 Moreouer ye shall do no worke the same daye, for it is a daye of attonement to make an attonemet for you before the Lord your God. Leviticus 23:29 For what soeuer soule it be that humbleth not him selfe that daye, he shalbe destroyde from amonge his people. Leviticus 23:30 And what soeuer soule do any maner worke that daye, the same I will destroye from amonge his people. Leviticus 23:31 Se that ye do no maner worke therfore. And it shalbe a lawe for euer vnto youre generacions after you in all youre dwellynges. Leviticus 23:32 A sabbath of reste it shalbe vnto you, and ye shall humble youre soules. The .ix. daye of the moneth at euen and so forth from eue to euen agayne, ye shall kepe your Sabbath.
The feast of Tabernacles.
Leviticus 23:33 And the Lorde spake vnto Moses sayenge: Leviticus 23:34 speake vnto the childern of Israel ad saye: the xv. daye of the same seuenth moneth shalbe the feast of tabernacles .vij. dayes uto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:35 The first daye shalbe an holy feast, so that ye shall do no laborious worke therein. Leviticus 23:36 Seuen dayes ye shall offer sacrifice vnto the Lorde, and the .viij daye shalbe an holy feast vnto you ad ye shall offer sacrifice vnto the Lorde. It is the ende of the feast, and ye shall do no laborious worke therein. Leviticus 23:37 These are the feastes of the Lorde whiche ye shall proclayme holy feastes, for to offer sacrifice vnto the Lorde, burntofferynges, meatofferynges, and drinkoffrynges euery daye: Leviticus 23:38 besyde the sabbathes of the Lorde, ad besyde youre giftes, and all youre vowes, and all your frewillofferynges whiche ye shall geue vnto the Lorde. Leviticus 23:39 Moreouer in the .xv. daye of the seuenth moneth after that ye haue gathered in the frutes of the lande, ye shall kepe holy daye vnto the Lorde .vij: dayes longe. The first daye shall be a daye of reste, and the .viij. daye shalbe a daye of rest. Leviticus 23:40 And ye shall take you the first daye, the frutes of goodly trees and the braunches off palme trees and the bowes of thicke trees, ad wylowes of the broke, and shall reioyse before the Lorde .vij. dayes. Leviticus 23:41 And ye shall kepe it holy daye vnto the Lorde .vij. dayes in the yere. And it shalbe a lawe for euer vnto youre childern after you, that ye kepe that feast in the seuenth moneth. Leviticus 23:42 And ye shall dwell in bothes seuen dayes: euen all that are Israelites borne, shall dwell in bothes, Leviticus 23:43 that youre children after you maye knowe howe that I made the childern of Israel dwell in bothes, when I broughte them out of the lande of Egipte: for I am the Lorde youre God. Leviticus 23:44 And Moses told all the feastes of the Lorde vnto the childern of Israel.