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Moses' complaint to God.
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camp in the night, the manna fell
10 ¶ Then Moses heard the people
11 And Moses said unto the LORD,
14 I am not able to bear all this
19. 4. Jonah 4. 3. * Zeph. 3. 15.
15 And if thou deal thus with me, See 1 Kings "kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in thy sight; and let me not see my wretchedness.
16 And the LORD said unto Moses, Gather unto me seventy men of the elders of Israel, whom thou knowest to be the elders of the people, and z Deut. 16. 18. officers over them; and bring them unto the tabernacle of the congregation, that they may stand there with thee.
a Ps. 78. 21.
o Deut. 1. 12.
p Is. 40. 11. q Is. 19. 23.
1 Thess. 2. 7. r Gen. 26. 3. & 50. 24. Ex. 13. 5. Matt. 15. 35 Mark 8. 4.
t Ex. 18. 18.
y See Ex. 24. 1, 9.
a ver. 25.
Neh. 9. 20.
Is. 44. 3.
17 And I will come down and talk
c Ex. 19. 10.
d Ex. 16. 7.
e ver. 5. Acts 7. 39.
f Ps. 78. 29. &
5 ch. 21. 5.
19 Ye shall not eat one day, nor two days, nor five days, neither ten days, nor twenty days;
20 'But even a whole month, until it come out at your nostrils, and it be loathsome unto you: because that ye have despised the LORD which is among you, and have wept before him, saying, Why came we forth out of Egypt?
h Gen. 12. 2. Ex. 12. 37. &
21 And Moses said, "The people, 38. 26. Ch. 1. among whom I am, are six hundred thousand footmen; and thou hast said, I will give them flesh, that they may eat a whole month.
Seventy elders appointed.
22 Shall the flocks and the herds B. C. 1490. be slain for them, to suffice them? or shall all the fish of the sea be gathered together for them, to suffice them?
i See 2 Kings
7.2. Matt. 15. 33. Mark 8. 4. John 6. 7, 9.
23 And the LORD said unto Moses, Is the LORD's hand waxed short? IB. 50. 2. & thou shalt see now whether 'my word shall come to pass unto thee or not. 24 T And Moses went out, and told the people the words of the LORD, and gathered the seventy men of m ver. 16. the elders of the people, and set them round about the tabernacle.
25 And the LORD "came down in a cloud, and spake unto him, and took of the spirit that was upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders and it came to pass, that, when the spirit rested upon them, they prophesied, and did not cease.
29 And Moses said unto him, Enviest thou for my sake? would God that all the LORD's people were prophets, and that the LORD would put his spirit upon them!
30 And Moses gat him into the camp, he and the elders of Israel.
1 ch. 23. 19. Ez. 12. 25. & 24. 14.
n ver. 17.
ch. 12. 5.
• See 2 Kings
p See 1 Sam.
10. 5, 6, 10. &
19. 20, 21, 23. Joel 2. 28. Acts 2. 17, 18. 1 Cor. 14. 1, &c.
26 But there remained two of the men in the camp, the name of the one was Eldad, and the name of the other Medad: and the spirit rested upon them; and they were of them that were written, but went not out a See 1 Sam. unto the tabernacle: and they prophesied in the camp.
Jer. 36. 5.
27 And there ran a young man, and told Moses, and said, Eldad and Medad do prophesy in the camp.
28 And Joshua the son of Nun, the servant of Moses, one of his young men, answered and said, My lord Moses, 'forbid them.
r See Mark 9.
38. Luke 9.
49. John 3. 26.
s1 Cor. 14. 5.
31 And there went forth a wind from the LORD, and brought quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, as it were a day's journey on this side, and as it were a day's journey on the other side, round about the camp, and as it were two cubits high upon the face of the earth.
32 And the people stood up all that day, and all that night, and all the next day, and they gathered the quails: he that gathered least gathered ten "homers and they spread them all abroad for themselves round about the camp.
33 And while the flesh was yet be- Ps. 78. 50, $1. tween their teeth, ere it was chewed, the wrath of the LORD was kindled against the people, and the LORD smote the people with a very great plague.
34 And he called the name of that place Kibroth-hattaavah: because
t Ex. 16. 13.
Ps. 78. 26, 27, 28. & 105. 40.
↑ Heb. as it were the way of a day.
u Ex. 16. 30. Ez. 45. 11.
That is, The graves of lust Deut. 9. 22.
• Ex. 33. 19.
• 2 Pet. 2. 10. Jade 8.
12 Sam. 19.19.
24.10. Brov. 30. 32.
there they buried the people that
• PR. 88. 4.
35 And the people journeyed from Kibroth-hattaavah unto Hazeroth; and tabode at Hazeroth.
God rebuketh the sedition of Miriam and Aaron.
ND Miriam and Aaron spake
Ethiopian woman whom he had married: for he had married an Ethiopian woman.
2 And they said, Hath the LORD indeed spoken only by Moses? hath he
not spoken also by us? And the LORD
Gen. 15, 1.& 3315 E2.1.1.
Dan. 2. 2 & 10. 8, 16, 17.
8 With him will I speak 'mouth to Gen. 31. 10, mouth, even apparently, and not in dark speeches; and "the similitude of the LORD shall he behold: wherefore then were ye not afraid to speak Heb. 3. 2,5 against my servant Moses?
Tim.3. 15. ¡Ex. 39. 11. Deut. $4. 10. C. 13. 12.
9 And the anger of the LORD was kindled against them; and he departed.
10 And the cloud departed from off the tabernacle; and, Pbehold, Miriam became leprous, white as snow and Aaron looked upon Miriam, and, be
3 (Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.)
4d And the LORD spake suddenly unto Moses, and unto Aaron, and unto Miriam, Come out ye three unto the tabernacle of the congregation. And they three came out.
5 And the LORD came down in the pillar of the cloud, and stood in the door of the tabernacle, and called Aaron and Miriam and they both came forth.
6 And he said, Hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the LORD will make myself known unto him 'in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream.
? Deut. 24. 9. 42 Kings 5. 27. 15.5
2 Cr. 25. 19, hold, she was leprous.
7 My servant Moses is not so, who is faithful in all mine house.
11 And Aaron said unto Moses, Alas, my lord, I beseech thee, 'lay not the sin upon us, wherein we have done foolishly, and wherein we have sinned.
12 Let her not be 'as one dead, of whom the flesh is half consumed when he cometh out of his mother's womb.
The names of the spies.
If her father had but spit in her B. C. 1490. face, should she not be ashamed seven days? let her be "shut out from the camp seven days, and after that let Lev. 13. 46. her be received in again.
t See Heb. 12. 9.
ch. 5. 2, 3.
15 And Miriam was shut out from the camp seven days: and the people journeyed not till Miriam was brought in again.
16 And afterward the people removed from Hazeroth, and pitched ch. 11. 35. &
13 And Moses cried unto the LORD,
Deut. 24. 9.
2 Chr. 26. 20, 21.
a ch. 32. 8.
Deut. 1. 22.
b ch. 12. 16. &
c ch. 34. 19.
ch. 14. 6, 30.
e ver. 16.
The evil report of the spies.
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k Deut. 31. 6, 7,23
1 ch. 34. 3.
n Josh. 11. 21,
22.& 15. 13. 14.
Judg. 1. 10.
o ver. 33.
Or, valley, ch. 32. 9. Judg. 16. 4. q Ps. 78. 12. Is. 19. 11. & 30. 4. r Deut. 1. 24, 25.
Ez. 34. 14.
20 And what the land is, whether i Neh.9.25, 35. it be ifat or lean, whether there be wood therein, or not. And be ye of good courage, and bring of the fruit of the land. Now the time was the time of the first ripe grapes.
21 ¶ So they went up, and searched the land 'from the wilderness of Zin unto "Rehob, as men come to Hamath.
22 And they ascended by the south,
their voice, and cried; and the a ch. 11. 4. people wept that night.
17.3, ch. 16.4L Ps. 106. 25.
2 And all the children of Israel Ex. 16. 2. & murmured against Moses and against Aaron: and the whole congregation said unto them, Would God that we had died in the land of Egypt! or would God we had died in this wilderness!
|| Or, valley.
That is, A cluster of grapes.
u Ex. 3. 8. & 33, 3.
* Deut. 1. 25.
y Deut. 1. 28. & 9. 1, 2.
z ver. 33.
b See ch. 14.
c ch. 32. 9. Deut. 1. 28. Josh. 14. 8.
19 And what the land is that they dwell in, whether it be good or bad; and what cities they be that they dwell in, whether in tents, or in strong holds;
d ch. 14. 36, 37.
23 And they came unto the "brook of Eshcol, and cut down from thence a branch with one cluster of grapes, and they bare it between two upon a staff; and they brought of the pomegranates, and of the figs.
24 The place was called the "brook Eshcol, because of the cluster of grapes which the children of Israel cut down from thence.
25 And they returned from searching of the land after forty days.
a Ex. 17. 8.
ch. 14. 43. Judg. 6. 3.
29 The Amalekites dwell in the land of the south and the Hittites, 1 Sam. 14. 43. and the Jebusites, and the Amorites,
& 15. 3, &c.
dwell in the mountains: and the
30 And Caleb stilled the people
26 And they went and came to Moses, and to Aaron, and to all the congregation of the children of Israel, sunto the wilderness of Paran, to 1 Kadesh; and brought back word unto them, and unto all the congregation, and shewed them the fruit of the land. 27 And they told him, and said, We came unto the land whither thou sentest us, and surely it floweth with "milk and honey; and this is the fruit of it.
28 Nevertheless the people be strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, and very great: and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.
The murmuring of the people.
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31 But the men that went up with him said, We be not able to go up against the people; for they are stronger than we.
32 And they brought up an evil report of the land which they had searched unto the children of Israel,
saying, The land, through which we
33 And there we saw the giants,
The people murmur. 6 Joshua and Caleb labour to
e Am. 2. 9.
8 If the LORD delight in us, then he will bring us into this land, and give it us; a land which floweth with milk and honey.
Deut. 1. 28.
& 2. 10. & 9. 2.
Is. 40. 22
h1 Sam. 17. 42.
© See ver. 28, 29.
3 And wherefore hath the LORD brought us unto this land, to fall by the sword, that our wives and our children should be a prey? were it not better for us to return into Egypt? 4 And they said one to another, Let us make a captain, and let us return into Egypt.
5 Then Moses and Aaron fell on their faces before all the assembly off ch. 16. 4, 22. the congregation of the children of Israel.
6 ¶ And Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of them that searched the land, rent their clothes:
7 And they spake unto all the company of the children of Israel, saying, The land, which we passed through to search it, is an exceeding good land.
d Neh. 9. 17.
e See Deut, 17. 16. Acts 7.
g ver. 24, 30. ch. 13. 6, 8.
h ch. 13. 27.
Deut. 1. 25.
Deut. 10. 15.
2 Sam. 15. 25,
ch. 13. 27.
m Deut. 7. 18.
& 20. 3.
n ch. 24. 8.
o Deut. 20. 1, S.
Judg. 1. 22.
2 Chr. 13. 12. & 15. 2.
9 Only 'rebel not ye against the
Ps. 46. 7, 11.
Ps. 121. 5. Is. 30. 2, S. Jer. 48. 45.
q Ex. 16. 10.
10 But all the congregation bade p Ex. 17. 4.
& 24. 16, 17.
11 ¶ And the LORD said unto Moses, r ver. 23.
Deut. 9. 7, 8.
The intercession of Moses.
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• Deut. 1. 32. 9.23.
42 & 106, 24.
12 I will smite them with the pesti-❘ P78. 22, 52, lence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.
27 How long shall I bear with this
John 12. 37,
Heb. 3, 18.
Ex. 32 10. • Ex. $2. 12. PR. 106. 23. Deut. 9. 26, 27, 23. & 32.
13 ¶ And "Moses said unto the LORD, Then the Egyptians shall hear it, for thou broughtest up this people in thy 2. Ez. 20. 9, might from among them;
28 Say unto them, 9 As truly as I live, saith the LORD, as ye have spoken in mine ears, so will I do to you:
14 And they will tell it to the
29 Your carcasses shall fall in this
I Ex. 15. 14.
Josh 2 9, 10
Ex. 13.21.& Sch. 10 12 PR. 78. 14.
$4. Neh 9.
& 105. 39.
1 Deut. 9. 28. Josh, 7.9.
15 Now if thou shalt kill all this people as one man, then the nations which have heard the fame of thee will speak, saying,
16 Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness. 17 And now, I beseech thee, let the power of my Lord be great, according as thou hast spoken, saying,
• Ex. 34. 6, 7. Ps. 103, 8. &
18 The LORD is longsuffering, and 145. Jonah of great mercy, forgiving iniquity and transgression, and by no means clearExa&ing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation. 19 Pardon, I beseech thee, the inPa 106 45. iquity of this people according unto the greatness of thy mercy, and as thou hast forgiven this people, from 1 Or, hitherto Egypt even until now.
€ Ex. 34. 9.
• Ps. 78. 33.
Gen. 31. 7. kết 32 11.
Ez. 20. 15.
20 And the LORD said, I have pardoned 'according to thy word:
21 But as truly as I live, all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the LORD.
• Dent. 1. 40.
(Ps. 106. 23. James 16. 1 John 5. 14, 15, 16
P. 72, 19. Deut. 1. 35. Pr. 95. 11. &
1. 17, 18.
22 Because all those men which 16. Heb. have seen my glory, and my miracles, which I did in Egypt and in the wilderness, and have tempted me now these ten times, and have not hearkened to my voice; 23Surely they shall not see the the land land which I sware unto their fathers, neither shall any of them that provoked me see it :
↑ Heb. If they
¡Deut. 1. 36.
14. ch. 32. 12
24 But my servant 'Caleb, because 16,8, he had another spirit with him, and hath followed me fully, him will I bring into the land whereinto he went; and his seed shall possess it.
25 (Now the Amalekites and the Canaanites dwelt in the valley.) To morrow turn you, and get you into the wilderness by the way of the Red
The murmurers punished.
And the LORD spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying,
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o ver. 11. Ex.
16. 28. Matt. 17. 17.
p Ex, 16. 12.
q ver. 23. ch. 26. 65. & 32. 11. Deut. 1. 35. Heb. 3. 17. r See ver. 2.
30 Doubtless ye shall not come into the land, concerning which I to make you dwell therein, 'save Caleb the son of Jephunneh, and Joshua ver. 58. ch. the son of Nun.
† Heb. lifted up my hand, Gen. 14. 22.
26. 65. & 32.
12. Deut. 1. 36, 38.
u Deut. 1. 39.
40 And they rose up early in the morning, and gat them up into the top of the mountain, saying, Lo, we be here, and will go up unto the place which the LORD hath promised: for we have sinned.
41 And Moses said, Wherefore now
ch. 1. 45. & 26. 64.
31 "But your little ones, which ye said should be a prey, them will I bring in, and they shall know the land which ye have despised.
z ch. 32. 13.
Ps. 107. 40.
a See Deut. 2. 14.
32 But as for you, your carcasses, they shall fall in this wilderness. 33 And your children shall 2 wander Or, feed. in the wilderness forty years, and bear your whoredoms, until your carcasses be wasted in the wilderness. 34 After the number of the days in which ye searched the land, even fortyd Ps. 95. 10. days, each day for a year, shall ye bear your iniquities, even forty years, and ye shall know my breach of Or, altering promise.
b Ez. 23. 35.
c ch. 13. 25.
Ez. 4. 6.
of my purpose.
e See 1 Kings
8. 56. PB. 77. 8. & 105. 42. Heb. 4. 1.
35 I the LORD have said, I will surely do it unto all this evil congregation, that are gathered together against me: in this wilderness they shall be consumed, and there they shall die.
f ch. 23. 19.
36 h And the men which Moses sent h ch. 13.31, 32. to search the land, who returned, and made all the congregation to murmur against him, by bringing up a slander upon the land,
37 Even those men that did bring up the evil report upon the land, died by the plague before the LORD.
38 But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of the men that went to search the land, lived still.
* Ps. 106. 24.
y 1 Cor. 10. 5. Heb. 3. 17.
g ver. 27, 29.
ch. 26. 65.
1 Cor. 10. 5.
1 Cor. 10. 10.
Heb. 3. 17.
ch. 26. 65. Josh. 14.6,10.
39 And Moses told these sayings unto all the children of Israel: 1and 1 Ex. 33. 4. the people mourned greatly.
m Deut. 1. 41.
The law of the meat
B. C. 1490. do ye transgress "the commandment of the LORD? but it shall not prosper. 42 Go not up, for the LORD is not among you; that ye be not smitten before your enemies.
43 For the Amalekites and the Canaanites are there before you, and ye p 2 Chr. 15. 2. shall fall by the sword: because ye are turned away from the LORD, therefore the LORD will not be with you. 44 But they presumed to go up unto the hill top: nevertheless the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and Moses, departed not out of the camp. 45 Then the Amalekites came down, and the Canaanites which dwelt in that hill, and smote them, and discomfited them, even unto Hormah.
n ver. 25.
2 Chr. 24. 20.
o Deut. 1. 42.
q Deut. 1. 43.
r ver. 43. Deut. 1. 44.
• ch. 21. 3. Judg. 1. 17.
a ver. 18. Lev. 23. 10. Deut. 7. 1.
b Lev. 1. 2, 3. c Lev. 7. 16, & 22. 18, 21.
Heb. sepa rating, Lev. 27. 2.
d Lev. 23.8,12,
36. ch. 28. 19, 27.& 29.2,8,13. Deut. 16. 10. e Gen. 8. 21. Ex. 29. 18. (Lev. 2. 1. & 6. 14.
g Ex. 29. 40. Lev. 23. 13.
h Lev. 14. 10. ch, 28. 5. i ch. 28. 7, 14.
k ch. 28. 12, 14.
1 Lev. 7. 11.
m ch.28. 12,14.
n ch. 28.
The law of the meat offering and the drink offering. 17 The law of the first of the dough for a heave affering. 22 The sacrifice for sins of ignorance. 30 The punishment of presumption. 32 The sabbathbreaker is stoned. 57 Fringes on their garments.
2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye be come into the land of your habitations, which I give unto you,
3 And will make an offering by fire unto the LORD, a burnt offering, or a sacrifice in performing a vow, or in a freewill offering, or in your solemn feasts, to make a sweet savour unto the LORD, of the herd, or of the flock: 4 Then shall he that offereth his offering unto the LORD bring a meat offering of a tenth deal of flour, mingled with the fourth part of a hin of oil.
5 And the fourth part of a hin of wine for a drink offering shalt thou prepare with the burnt offering or sacrifice, for one lamb.
AND the LORD spake unto Moses, ses, saying
6 Or for a ram, thou shalt prepare for a meat offering two tenth deals of flour, mingled with the third part of a hin of oil.
and drink offerings.
12 According to the number that ye shall prepare, so shall ye do to every one according to their number.
13 All that are born of the country shall do these things after this manner, in offering an offering made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD.
14 And if a stranger sojourn with you, or whosoever be among you in your generations, and will offer an offering made by fire, of a sweet savour unto the LORD; as ye do, so he shall do.
Ex. 12. 49. ch. 9. 14.
15 One ordinance shall be both for ver. 29. you of the congregation, and also for the stranger that sojourneth with you, an ordinance for ever in your generations as ye are, so shall the stranger be before the LORD.
16 One law and one manner shall be for you, and for the stranger that sojourneth with you.
17 T. And the LORD spake unto Mo
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Deut. 26. 1.
18 P Speak unto the children of Is- p ver. 2. rael, and say unto them, When ye come into the land whither I bring you,
19 Then it shall be, that, when ye eat of the bread of the land, ye shall a Josh.5.11, 12. offer up a heave offering unto the LORD.
r Deut. 26. 2, 10.
Prov. 3. 9, 10.
20 Ye shall offer up a cake of the first of your dough for a heave offering: as ye do 'the heave offering of Lev. 2. 14. & the threshingfloor, so shall ye heave it.
23. 10, 16.
21 Of the first of your dough ye shall give unto the LORD a heave offering in your generations.
22 And if ye have erred, and not Lev. 4. 2. observed all these commandments, which the LORD hath spoken unto Moses,
23 Even all that the LORD hath commanded you by the hand of Moses, from the day that the LORD commanded Moses, and henceforward among your generations;
u Lev. 4. 19.
24 Then it shall be, "if aught be committed by ignorance + without the Heb. from knowledge of the congregation, that all the congregation shall offer one young bullock for a burnt offering, for a sweet savour unto the LORD, * with his meat offering, and his drink offering, according to the manner, and one kid of the goats for a sin offering.
ver. 8, 9, 10. Or, ordi
y See Lev. 4.
23. ch. 28. 15. Ezra 6. 17. & 8.35.
25 And the priest shall make an atonement for all the congregation of 2 Lev. 4. 20. the children of Israel, and it shall be forgiven them; for it is ignorance: and they shall bring their offering, a sacrifice made by fire unto the LORD,