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This is the account of the division of the days of the law and of the testimony, of the events of the years, according to their year-weeks and their jubilees, through all the years of the world, as the Lord gave it to Moses on mount Sinai, when he went up to receive the stone tablets of the law and of the commandment, in accordance with God's command, as he said to him, Go up to the top of the mount.
I. And it came to pass in the first year of the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt, in the third month, on the sixteenth day of the month, that God spoke to Moses, saying, Come up to me on the mount, and I will give you the two stone tablets of the law and of the commandment, which I have written so that you may teach them. And Moses went up into the mount of God, and the glory of the2 Lord rested on mount Sinai and a cloud overshadowed it for six days. And on the seventh day he called to Moses in 1 the cloud; and3 the glory of the Lord looked like a flaming fire on the mountain-____________________