Reading for Jan 26 (KJV)
EXO 22:17 If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall pay money according to the dowry of virgins.
EXO 22:18 # Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live.
EXO 22:19 # Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.
EXO 22:20 # He that sacrificeth unto [any] god, save unto the LORD only, he shall be utterly destroyed.
EXO 22:21 # Thou shalt neither vex a stranger, nor oppress him: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
EXO 22:22 # Ye shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child.
EXO 22:23 If thou afflict them in any wise, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry;
EXO 22:24 And my wrath shall wax hot, and I will kill you with the sword; and your wives shall be widows, and your children fatherless.
EXO 22:25 # If thou lend money to [any of] my people [that is] poor by thee, thou shalt not be to him as an usurer, neither shalt thou lay upon him usury.
EXO 22:26 If thou at all take thy neighbour's raiment to pledge, thou shalt deliver it unto him by that the sun goeth down:
EXO 22:27 For that [is] his covering only, it [is] his raiment for his skin: wherein shall he sleep? and it shall come to pass, when he crieth unto me, that I will hear; for I [am] gracious.
EXO 22:28 # Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people.
EXO 22:29 # Thou shalt not delay [to offer] the first of thy ripe fruits, and of thy liquors: the firstborn of thy sons shalt thou give unto me.
EXO 22:30 Likewise shalt thou do with thine oxen, [and] with thy sheep: seven days it shall be with his dam; on the eighth day thou shalt give it me.
EXO 22:31 # And ye shall be holy men unto me: neither shall ye eat [any] flesh [that is] torn of beasts in the field; ye shall cast it to the dogs.
EXO 23:1 Thou shalt not raise a false report: put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
EXO 23:2 # Thou shalt not follow a multitude to [do] evil; neither shalt thou speak in a cause to decline after many to wrest [judgment]:
EXO 23:3 # Neither shalt thou countenance a poor man in his cause.
EXO 23:4 # If thou meet thine enemy's ox or his ass going astray, thou shalt surely bring it back to him again.
EXO 23:5 If thou see the ass of him that hateth thee lying under his burden, and wouldest forbear to help him, thou shalt surely help with him.
EXO 23:6 Thou shalt not wrest the judgment of thy poor in his cause.
EXO 23:7 Keep thee far from a false matter; and the innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify the wicked.
EXO 23:8 # And thou shalt take no gift: for the gift blindeth the wise, and perverteth the words of the righteous.
EXO 23:9 # Also thou shalt not oppress a stranger: for ye know the heart of a stranger, seeing ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
EXO 23:10 And six years thou shalt sow thy land, and shalt gather in the fruits thereof:
EXO 23:11 But the seventh [year] thou shalt let it rest and lie still; that the poor of thy people may eat: and what they leave the beasts of the field shall eat. In like manner thou shalt deal with thy vineyard, [and] with thy oliveyard.
EXO 23:12 Six days thou shalt do thy work, and on the seventh day thou shalt rest: that thine ox and thine ass may rest, and the son of thy handmaid, and the stranger, may be refreshed.
EXO 23:13 And in all [things] that I have said unto you be circumspect: and make no mention of the name of other gods, neither let it be heard out of thy mouth.
EXO 23:14 # Three times thou shalt keep a feast unto me in the year.
EXO 23:15 Thou shalt keep the feast of unleavened bread: (thou shalt eat unleavened bread seven days, as I commanded thee, in the time appointed of the month Abib; for in it thou camest out from Egypt: and none shall appear before me empty:)
EXO 23:16 And the feast of harvest, the firstfruits of thy labours, which thou hast sown in the field: and the feast of ingathering, [which is] in the end of the year, when thou hast gathered in thy labours out of the field.
EXO 23:17 Three times in the year all thy males shall appear before the Lord GOD.
EXO 23:18 Thou shalt not offer the blood of my sacrifice with leavened bread; neither shall the fat of my sacrifice remain until the morning.
EXO 23:19 The first of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt bring into the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.
EXO 23:20 # Behold, I send an Angel before thee, to keep thee in the way, and to bring thee into the place which I have prepared.
EXO 23:21 Beware of him, and obey his voice, provoke him not; for he will not pardon your transgressions: for my name [is] in him.
EXO 23:22 But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice, and do all that I speak; then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies, and an adversary unto thine adversaries.
EXO 23:23 For mine Angel shall go before thee, and bring thee in unto the Amorites, and the Hittites, and the Perizzites, and the Canaanites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites: and I will cut them off.
EXO 23:24 Thou shalt not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their works: but thou shalt utterly overthrow them, and quite break down their images.
EXO 23:25 And ye shall serve the LORD your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee.
EXO 23:26 # There shall nothing cast their young, nor be barren, in thy land: the number of thy days I will fulfil.
EXO 23:27 I will send my fear before thee, and will destroy all the people to whom thou shalt come, and I will make all thine enemies turn their backs unto thee.
EXO 23:28 And I will send hornets before thee, which shall drive out the Hivite, the Canaanite, and the Hittite, from before thee.
EXO 23:29 I will not drive them out from before thee in one year; lest the land become desolate, and the beast of the field multiply against thee.
EXO 23:30 By little and little I will drive them out from before thee, until thou be increased, and inherit the land.
EXO 23:31 And I will set thy bounds from the Red sea even unto the sea of the Philistines, and from the desert unto the river: for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand; and thou shalt drive them out before thee.
EXO 23:32 Thou shalt make no covenant with them, nor with their gods.
EXO 23:33 They shall not dwell in thy land, lest they make thee sin against me: for if thou serve their gods, it will surely be a snare unto thee.
EXO 24:1 And he said unto Moses, Come up unto the LORD, thou, and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel; and worship ye afar off.
EXO 24:2 And Moses alone shall come near the LORD: but they shall not come nigh; neither shall the people go up with him.
EXO 24:3 # And Moses came and told the people all the words of the LORD, and all the judgments: and all the people answered with one voice, and said, All the words which the LORD hath said will we do.
EXO 24:4 And Moses wrote all the words of the LORD, and rose up early in the morning, and builded an altar under the hill, and twelve pillars, according to the twelve tribes of Israel.
EXO 24:5 And he sent young men of the children of Israel, which offered burnt offerings, and sacrificed peace offerings of oxen unto the LORD.
EXO 24:6 And Moses took half of the blood, and put [it] in basons; and half of the blood he sprinkled on the altar.
EXO 24:7 And he took the book of the covenant, and read in the audience of the people: and they said, All that the LORD hath said will we do, and be obedient.
EXO 24:8 And Moses took the blood, and sprinkled [it] on the people, and said, Behold the blood of the covenant, which the LORD hath made with you concerning all these words.
EXO 24:9 # Then went up Moses, and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel:
EXO 24:10 And they saw the God of Israel: and [there was] under his feet as it were a paved work of a sapphire stone, and as it were the body of heaven in [his] clearness.
EXO 24:11 And upon the nobles of the children of Israel he laid not his hand: also they saw God, and did eat and drink.
EXO 24:12 # And the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the mount, and be there: and I will give thee tables of stone, and a law, and commandments which I have written; that thou mayest teach them.
EXO 24:13 And Moses rose up, and his minister Joshua: and Moses went up into the mount of God.
EXO 24:14 And he said unto the elders, Tarry ye here for us, until we come again unto you: and, behold, Aaron and Hur [are] with you: if any man have any matters to do, let him come unto them.
EXO 24:15 And Moses went up into the mount, and a cloud covered the mount.
EXO 24:16 And the glory of the LORD abode upon mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it six days: and the seventh day he called unto Moses out of the midst of the cloud.
EXO 24:17 And the sight of the glory of the LORD [was] like devouring fire on the top of the mount in the eyes of the children of Israel.
EXO 24:18 And Moses went into the midst of the cloud, and gat him up into the mount: and Moses was in the mount forty days and forty nights.
EXO 25:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,
EXO 25:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, that they bring me an offering: of every man that giveth it willingly with his heart ye shall take my offering.
EXO 25:3 And this [is] the offering which ye shall take of them; gold, and silver, and brass,
EXO 25:4 And blue, and purple, and scarlet, and fine linen, and goats' [hair],
EXO 25:5 And rams' skins dyed red, and badgers' skins, and shittim wood,
EXO 25:6 Oil for the light, spices for anointing oil, and for sweet incense,
EXO 25:7 Onyx stones, and stones to be set in the ephod, and in the breastplate.
EXO 25:8 And let them make me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among them.
EXO 25:9 According to all that I shew thee, [after] the pattern of the tabernacle, and the pattern of all the instruments thereof, even so shall ye make [it].
EXO 25:10 # And they shall make an ark [of] shittim wood: two cubits and a half [shall be] the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.
EXO 25:11 And thou shalt overlay it with pure gold, within and without shalt thou overlay it, and shalt make upon it a crown of gold round about.
EXO 25:12 And thou shalt cast four rings of gold for it, and put [them] in the four corners thereof; and two rings [shall be] in the one side of it, and two rings in the other side of it.
EXO 25:13 And thou shalt make staves [of] shittim wood, and overlay them with gold.
EXO 25:14 And thou shalt put the staves into the rings by the sides of the ark, that the ark may be borne with them.
EXO 25:15 The staves shall be in the rings of the ark: they shall not be taken from it.
EXO 25:16 And thou shalt put into the ark the testimony which I shall give thee.
EXO 25:17 And thou shalt make a mercy seat [of] pure gold: two cubits and a half [shall be] the length thereof, and a cubit and a half the breadth thereof.
EXO 25:18 And thou shalt make two cherubims [of] gold, [of] beaten work shalt thou make them, in the two ends of the mercy seat.
EXO 25:19 And make one cherub on the one end, and the other cherub on the other end: [even] of the mercy seat shall ye make the cherubims on the two ends thereof.