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The Book of Numbers

CHAPTERS

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36

Introduction

OUTLINE

1 Moses takes a census
2 The camps and tribes of Israel
3 God kills Aaron's sons, Nadab and Abihu
Instructions for priests
A census of the Levites
4 Duties of the sons of Kohath
5 Lepers and other "defiled" people are driven from camp
Sin, trespass, and recompense
The law of jealousies
6 How to become a Nazarite
7 Animal sacrifices when dedicating the altar
8 How to light the lamps
God replaces firstborn Israelites with Levites
Early (and forced) retirement for Levites
9 The Passover
Unclean Passover
A cloud by day, a fire at night
10 Two silver trumpets
The cloud of the Lord
11 The people complain (so God burns them to death)
The people complain (again) about the lack of food
God sends them quails to eat
God smites the people for complaining about the quails
12 Miriam and Aaron criticize Moses
God strikes Miriam with leprosy
13 Twelve spies sent to Canaan
A land of giants!
14 The people revolt against Moses and Aaron
God threatens to kill everyone
Moses talks him out of it (again)
God decides to kill them later
God kills the ten honest spies
15 A sweet savor unto the Lord
What to do if you sin through ignorance
A man gathering sticks on the sabbath is stoned to death
How to put fringes on garments
16 Korah's Rebellion
God decides to kill everyone (but Moses talks him out of it)
God kills Korah and his companions
God kills 250 incense burners
The people complain about God's killings
God decides to kill everyone (again)
Aaron stops God's from killing everyone by burning incense
God kills 14,700 in a plague