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CONTENT S.

Sect. XIII. Spies sent to search the land of Canaan; they

bring an evil report. The people desire to return into

Egypt. The faithful report of Caleb and Joshua page 58

Sect. XIV. The punishment of the Israelites, and the death

of the false spies. Moses intercedes for the people, and

the Lord pardons them.

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Sect, XV. The Sabbath-breaker stoned to death. Korah,

Dathan, and Abiram punished.

Sect. XVI. The people murmur for want of water.

and Aaron offend the Lord by striking the rock,

Sect. XVII. The king of Eden refuses a passage to the Israel-

ites. The death of Aaron. Eleazar succeeds him.

Sect. XVIII. The people speak against God, and against

Moses; are punished by fiery serpents. The brazen

serpent set up in the wilderness.

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Sect. XIX. Sihon king of the Amorites, and Og the king of

Bashan defeated; their land given to the Israelites.

Sect, XX. Balak king of Moab sends for Balaam the prophet

to curse Israel. Balaam's ass speaks.

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Sect. XXI. Balaam and Balak offer sacrifices. Balaam by

God's command blesses the Israelites.

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Sect. XXII. Balaam continueth to bless the Israelites.

pronounces a prophecy concerning the Israelites and

other nations. He returns home. A memorable vic.

tory over the Midianites.

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Sect. XXIII. Moses has a view of the promised land from

mount Abiram; is forewarned of his death; and ap-

points Joshua as his successor.

Sect. XXIV. Moses exhorts the Israelites to obedience.

Sect. XXV. Moses continues his exhortation.

Sect. XXVI. Moses continues his exhortation.

Sect. XXVII. Moses continues his exhortation.

Sect. XXVIII. Moses continues his exhortation.

Sect. XXIX. A further account of Moses's exhortation.

Sect. XXX. Moses's exhortation continued.

Sect. XXXI. Moses encourages the people to trust in the

Lord. He delivers the written law to the priests.

Sect. XXXII. The death of Moses.

Sect. XXXIII. Joshua appointed by the Lord to govern

Israel; he is accepted by the people.

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Sect. LVI. Jephtha makes a rash vow. He gains a victory
over the Ammonites.

Sect. LVII. Jephtha's resentment against the Ephraimites.

His death.

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try. A prophet sent to reprove Eli.

Sect. LXV. The word of the Lord revealed to Samuel con-
cerning Eli. Eli's resignation.

Sect. LXVI. The Israelites overcome by the Philistines.

The ark of God is taken. Eli's sons slain. The death

of Eli.

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Sect. LXVII. The Philistines carry the ark of God into the
temple of Dagon. They are afflicted with plagues.
They send back the ark,

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