Then at the LORDs command Moses gave this order to the Israelites: What
the tribe of the descendants of Joseph is saying is right. 6 This is what
the LORD commands for Zelophehads daughters: They may marry anyone they
please as long as they marry within
Do not accept a ransom for anyone who has fled to a city of refuge and so
allow them to go back and live on their own land before the death of the high
Do not pollute the land where you are. Bloodshed pollutes the land, and
These are the men the LORD commanded to assign the inheritance to the
Israelites in the land of Canaan.
Towns for the Levites
35 On the plains of Moab by the Jordan across from Jericho, the LORD said to
Moses, 2 Command the Israelites to give the Levit
But if without enmity someone suddenly pushes another or throws
something at them unintentionally 23 or, without seeing them, drops on them a
stone heavy enough to kill them, and they die, then since that other person was
not an enemy and no harm was i
Then the LORD said to Moses: 10 Speak to the Israelites and say to them:
When you cross the Jordan into Canaan, 11 select some towns to be your cities
of refuge, to which a person who has killed someone accidentally may
flee. 12 They will be places of r
Zedad, 9 continue to Ziphron and end at Hazar Enan. This will be your boundary
on the north.
For your eastern boundary, run a line from Hazar Enan to Shepham. 11 The
boundary will go down from Shepham to Riblah on the east side of Ain and
from the tribe of Simeon;
Elidad son of Kislon,
from the tribe of Benjamin;
Bukki son of Jogli,
the leader from the tribe of Dan;
Hanniel son of Ephod,
the leader from the tribe of Manasseh son of Joseph;
Kemuel son of Shiphtan,
the leader fro
group give a larger inheritance, and to a smaller group a smaller one. Whatever
falls to them by lot will be theirs. Distribute it according to your ancestral tribes.
But if you do not drive out the inhabitants of the land, those you allow to
They left Marah and went to Elim, where there were twelve springs and
seventy palm trees, and they camped there.
They left Elim and camped by the Red Sea.[b]
They left the Red Sea and camped in the Desert of Sin.
They left the Desert of Sin and
The Canaanite king of Arad, who lived in the Negev of Canaan, heard that the
Israelites were coming.
They left Mount Hor and camped at Zalmonah.
They left Zalmonah and camped at Punon.
They left Punon and camped at Oboth.
They left Oboth an
They left Haradah and camped at Makheloth.
They left Makheloth and camped at Tahath.
They left Tahath and camped at Terah.
They left Terah and camped at Mithkah.
They left Mithkah and camped at Hashmonah.
They left Hashmonah and camped a
Makirites, the descendants of Manasseh, and they settled there. 41 Jair, a
descendant of Manasseh, captured their settlements and called them Havvoth
Jair.[s] 42 And Nobah captured Kenath and its surrounding settlements and called
it Nobah after himself.
Then Moses gave orders about them to Eleazar the priest and Joshua son of
Nun and to the family heads of the Israelite tribes. 29 He said to them, If the
Gadites and Reubenites, every man armed for battle, cross over the Jordan with
you before the LORD
Then they came up to him and said, We would like to build pens here for our
livestock and cities for our women and children. 17 But we will arm ourselves
for battle[r] and go ahead of the Israelites until we have brought them to their
Beon 4 the land the LORD subdued before the people of Israelare suitable
for livestock, and your servants have livestock. 5 If we have found favor in your
eyes, they said, let this land be given to your servants as our possession. Do
not make us cross the
the LORD commanded him, and gave them to the Levites, who were responsible
for the care of theLORDs tabernacle.
Then the officers who were over the units of the armythe commanders of
thousands and commanders of hundredswent to Moses 49 and said to him,
give it to Eleazar the priest as the LORDs part. 30 From the Israelites half, select
one out of every fifty, whether people, cattle, donkeys, sheep or other animals.
Give them to the Levites, who are responsible for the care of the LORDs
tabernacle. 31 So
kill all the boys. And kill every woman who has slept with a man, 18 but save for
yourselves every girl who has never slept with a man.
Anyone who has killed someone or touched someone who was killed must
stay outside the camp seven days. On the third
into battle a thousand men from each of the tribes of Israel. 5 So twelve
thousand men armed for battle, a thousand from each tribe, were supplied from
the clans of Israel. 6 Moses sent them into battle, a thousand from each tribe,
along with Phinehas son
If a woman living with her husband makes a vow or obligates herself by a
pledge under oath11 and her husband hears about it but says nothing to her and
does not forbid her, then all her vows or the pledges by which she obligated
herself will stand. 12
Moses told the Israelites all that the LORD commanded him.[n]
30 [o]Moses said to the heads of the tribes of Israel: This is what
the LORD commands: 2 When a man makes a vow to the LORD or takes an oath
to obligate himself by a pledge, he must not
On the second day offer twelve young bulls, two rams and fourteen male
lambs a year old, all without defect. 18 With the bulls, rams and lambs, offer
their grain offerings and drink offeringsaccording to the number
specified. 19 Include one male goat a
On the sixth day offer eight bulls, two rams and fourteen male lambs a year
old, all without defect. 30 With the bulls, rams and lambs, offer their grain
offerings and drink offerings according to the number specified. 31 Include one
male goat as a sin
The Day of Atonement
On the tenth day of this seventh month hold a sacred assembly. You must
deny yourselves[m]and do no work. 8 Present as an aroma pleasing to the LORD a
burnt offering of one young bull, one ram and seven male lambs a year old, all
On the day of firstfruits, when you present to the LORD an offering of new
grain during the Festival of Weeks, hold a sacred assembly and do no regular
work. 27 Present a burnt offering of two young bulls, one ram and seven male
lambs a year old as an
flour mixed with a quarter of a hin[c] of oil from pressed olives. 6 This is the
regular burnt offering instituted at Mount Sinai as a pleasing aroma, a food
offering presented to the LORD. 7 The accompanying drink offering is to be a
quarter of a hin of
the LORD. 14 With each bull there is to be a drink offering of half a hin[f] of wine;
with the ram, a third of a hin[g]; and with each lamb, a quarter of a hin. This is
the monthly burnt offering to be made at each new moon during the
year. 15 Besides the
before them, one who will lead them out and bring them in, so the LORDs
people will not be like sheep without a shepherd.
So the LORD said to Moses, Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is the
spirit of leadership,[a] and lay your hand on him. 19 Have
So Moses brought their case before the LORD, 6 and the LORD said to
him, 7 What Zelophehads daughters are saying is right. You must certainly
give them property as an inheritance among their fathers relatives and give
their fathers inheritance to them.
through Beriah, the Beriite clan;
and through the descendants of Beriah:
through Heber, the Heberite clan;
through Malkiel, the Malkielite clan.
(Asher had a daughter named Serah.)
These were the clans of Asher; those numbered were 53,400.