Numbers 14:18-20 NIV

18 'The LORD is slow to anger, abounding in love and forgiving sin and rebellion.1 Yet he does not leave the guilty unpunished; he punishes the children for the sin of the fathers to the third and fourth generation.'2

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19 In accordance with your great love, forgive3 the sin of these people,4 just as you have pardoned them from the time they left Egypt until now."5

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20 The LORD replied, "I have forgiven them,6 as you asked.

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