|Overview - Numbers 14|
|1||The people murmur at the news.|
|6||Joshua and Caleb labour to still them.|
|11||God threatens them.|
|13||Moses intercedes with God, and obtains pardon.|
|26||The murmurers are debarred from entering into the land.|
|36||The men who raised the evil report die by a plague.|
|40||The people that would invade the land against the will of God are smitten.|
Numbers 14:33 (King James Version)
And your children shall wander in the wilderness forty years, and bear your whoredoms, until your carcases be wasted in the wilderness.
- shall wander in the wilderness
- or, feed.
- This implies, that they should move from place to place in the deserts, as the Bedounin Arabs, who have no certain dwelling, but rove about seeking pasture for their flocks.
- 32:13 Joshua 14:10 ; Psalms 107:4 Psalms 107:40
- forty years
- 33:38 Deuteronomy 1:3 ; 2:14
- 5:31 Jeremiah 3:1 Jeremiah 3:2 ; Ezekiel 23:35 Ezekiel 23:45-49 ; Hosea 9:1