26 However, two men, whose names were Eldad and Medad, had remained in the camp. They were listed among the elders, but did not go out to the tent. Yet the Spirit also rested on them, and they prophesied in the camp.

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27 A young man ran and told Moses, “Eldad and Medad are prophesying in the camp.”
28 Joshua son of Nun, who had been Moses’ aide since youth, spoke up and said, “Moses, my lord, stop them!”

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29 But Moses replied, “Are you jealous for my sake? I wish that all the LORD’s people were prophets and that the LORD would put his Spirit on them!”

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30 Then Moses and the elders of Israel returned to the camp.
31 Now a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail in from the sea. It scattered them up to two cubitsa deep all around the camp, as far as a day’s walk in any direction.

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    • u 11:31 - That is, about 3 feet or about 90 centimeters
      32 All that day and night and all the next day the people went out and gathered quail. No one gathered less than ten homers.b Then they spread them out all around the camp.

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        • v 11:32 - That is, possibly about 1 3/4 tons or about 1.6 metric tons
          33 But while the meat was still between their teeth and before it could be consumed, the anger of the LORD burned against the people, and he struck them with a severe plague.

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          34 Therefore the place was named Kibroth Hattaavah,c because there they buried the people who had craved other food.

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            • w 11:34 - "Kibroth Hattaavah" means "graves of craving" .
              35 From Kibroth Hattaavah the people traveled to Hazeroth and stayed there.

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