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Verse 9 clarifies that it was a BRONZE serpent that was made, in the NIV. In many other translations ti is also worded as bronze, but in some, as brass.
All the congregation of Israel I believe we can say that "all the elders of your tribes, and your officers" is [somtimes] equivalent to "all the congregation of Israel" in scripture. Practically it would have been impossible for one man to address the entire nation without some sort of miracle (and we don't read of that). It also seems that the Jewish ...
The priests taught the people the law: 2 Chronicles 15:3 For a long time Israel was without the true God, without a priest to teach and without the law.
The service of the tabernacle was to be done by the tribe of Levi. What was the required age of the priests that served in the temple? Answer: Numbers 4:47 (KJV) They counted or numbered the Levites: From thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that came to do the service of the ministry, and the service of the burden in the ...
The general rules for the treatment of human captives were laid out in Deut.20:10-17a: When you march up to attack a city [far from the ‘promised land’], make its people an offer of peace. If they accept and open their gates, all the people in it shall be subject to forced labor and shall work for you. If they refuse to make peace and they ...
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