But because my servant Caleb1 has a different spirit and follows me wholeheartedly,2 I will bring him into the land he went to, and his descendants will inherit it.3
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Since the Amalekites4 and Canaanites5 are living in the valleys, turn6 back tomorrow and set out toward the desert along the route to the Red Sea.7"
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The LORD said to Moses and Aaron:
"How long will this wicked community grumble against me? I have heard the complaints of these grumbling Israelites.8
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So tell them, 'As surely as I live,9 declares the LORD, I will do to you10 the very things I heard you say:
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In this desert your bodies will fall11--every one of you twenty years old or more12 who was counted in the census13 and who has grumbled against me.
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Not one of you will enter the land14 I swore with uplifted hand15 to make your home, except Caleb son of Jephunneh16 and Joshua son of Nun.17
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As for your children that you said would be taken as plunder, I will bring them in to enjoy the land you have rejected.18
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But you--your bodies will fall19 in this desert.
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Your children will be shepherds here for forty years,20 suffering for your unfaithfulness, until the last of your bodies lies in the desert.
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For forty years21--one year for each of the forty days you explored the land22--you will suffer for your sins and know what it is like to have me against you.'
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