11 ¶ And Moses charged the people the same day, saying,

12 These shall stand upon mount Gerizim, to bless the people when ye shall pass over Jordan: Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and [a]Joseph, and Benjamin.

13 And these shall stand upon mount Ebal, to [b]curse: Reuben, Gad, and Asher, and Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali.

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  1. Deuteronomy 27:12 Meaning, Ephraim and Manasseh.
  2. Deuteronomy 27:13 Signifying, that if they would not obey God for love, they should be made to obey for fear.
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