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craving cemetery

devotional post # 2302

Numbers 11:31-35

Num 11:31 Then a wind from Yahveh sprang up, and it brought quail from the sea and let them fall beside the camp, about a day’s journey on this side and a day’s journey on the other side, around the camp, and about two cubits above the ground. 225 more words


this strange thing

devotional post # 2301

Numbers 11:24-30

Num 11:24 So Moses went out and told the people the words of Yahveh. And he gathered seventy men of the elders of the people and positioned them around the tent. 284 more words


divine overkill

devotional post # 2300

Numbers 11:16-23

Num 11:16 Then Yahveh said to Moses, “Gather for me seventy men from the elders of Israel, whom you know to be the elders of the people and officers over them, and bring them to the conference tent, and let them take their stand there with you. 357 more words


rose colored memories

devotional post # 2299

Numbers 11:4-15

Num 11:4 Now the rifraff that was among them had a strong craving. And the people of Israel also wept again and said, “Oh that we had meat to eat! 382 more words


tested at Taberah

devotional post # 2298

Numbers 11:1-3

Num 11:1 And the people complained in the hearing of Yahveh about their adversity, and when Yahveh heard it, his anger was kindled, and the fire of Yahveh burned among them and consumed some borders of the camp. 136 more words


Manna or meat?

In John 6 Jesus makes the comparison between Himself and manna. The topic of bread is relevant because He had fed 5000 men (plus women and children) from just a few loaves and fish the previous day. 684 more words


Did God provide quail before or after Sinai? (Comparing Numbers 11 to Exodus 16)

Problems with the narrative in Numbers 11

Many of the “murmuring” stories in the Exodus narrative were told in more than one textual tradition. In the present case, the story about the people’s desire for meat in the wilderness and Jehovah’s reluctant response to send quail is recorded in both the Elohist and Priestly versions of these events, many of which contradict each other in various ways. 409 more words

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