Observing the Passover1 And the lord spoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the [2year 1second] of their coming forth from out of the land of Egypt, in the [2month 1first], saying, 2 Speak! And let [4prepare 1the 2sons 3of Israel] the passover according to its season! 3 On the fourteenth day of the [2month 1first] towards evening you shall observe it; according to its time, according to its law, and according to the interpretation given for it you shall observe it. 4 And Moses spoke to the sons of Israel, to observe the passover, 5 commencing on the fourteenth day of the month in the wilderness of Sinai. As the lord gave orders to Moses, thus [4did 1the 2sons 3of Israel]. 6 And [2came 1men], the ones who were unclean by reason of touching a dead soul of a man, and they were not able to observe the passover in that day. And they came forward before Moses and Aaron on that day. 7 And [2said 1those men] to them, We are unclean by reason of the dead soul of a man. Are we then lacking so as to bring the gift to the lord according to its time in the midst of the sons of Israel? 8 And [2said 3to 4them 1Moses], Stand there and I will hear what the lord gives charge concerning you. 9 And the lord spoke to Moses, saying, 10 Speak to the sons of Israel! saying, A man, a man who ever becomes unclean by reason of a dead soul of a man, or on a journey far from you, even among your generations, he shall observe the passover to the lord. 11 In the [2month 1second], on the fourteenth day towards evening, they shall prepare it; upon unleavened breads and bitter herbs they shall eat it. 12 They shall not leave behind any of it into the morning, and [3a bone 1they shall not 2break] of it. According to the law of the passover they shall observe it. 13 And the man who ever might be clean, and [2on 3a journey 4far away 1is not], and should lack to observe the passovers, [2shall be utterly destroyed 1that soul] from its people, because the gift to the lord he did not offer according to its time; [3his sin 2shall take 1that man]. 14 But if [2should come forward 3to 4you 1a foreigner] in your land, and would observe the passover to the lord, then according to the law of the passover, and according to its arrangement, thus he shall observe it. [3law 2one 1There will be] to you, both to the foreigner, and to the native born of the land.
The Cloud and the Fire15 And in the day which [3was set up 1the 2tent] [3covered 1the 2cloud] the tent -- the house of the testimony. And in the evening there was upon the tent as a form of fire until morning. 16 So it was always. The cloud covered it by day, and the form of fire by the night. 17 And when [3ascended 1the 2cloud] from the tent, then after this [4departed 1the 2sons 3of Israel]. And in the place where ever [3stopped 1the 2cloud], there [4camped 1the 2sons 3of Israel]. 18 By order of the lord [4shall camp 1the 2sons 3of Israel], and by order of the lord they shall depart. All the days in which [3shadowed 1the 2cloud] over the tent, [4shall camp 1the 2sons 3of Israel]. 19 And whenever [3should be dragged 1the 2cloud] upon the tent [2days 1for many], that [4shall guard 1the 2sons 3of Israel] the watch of the lord, and in no way shall they lift away. 20 And it shall be whenever [3should become 1the 2cloud 5of days 4a number] upon the tent; by the voice of the lord they shall camp, and by order of the lord they shall depart. 21 And it shall be whenever [3should be present 1the 2cloud] from evening until morning, and [3should ascend 1the 2cloud] in the morning, then they shall depart by day or night, 22 or [2a month 3of days 1when being more than] of the cloud shadowing upon it, [4shall camp 1the 2sons 3of Israel], and in no way shall they depart. 23 For by order of the lord they shall depart. [2the 3watch 4of the lord 1They guarded] by order of the lord by the hand of Moses.
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