Numbers 21:5-15 NIV

5 they spoke against God and against Moses, and said, “Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? There is no bread! There is no water! And we detest this miserable food!”

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6 Then the LORD sent venomous snakes among them; they bit the people and many Israelites died.

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7 The people came to Moses and said, “We sinned when we spoke against the LORD and against you. Pray that the LORD will take the snakes away from us.” So Moses prayed for the people.

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8 The LORD said to Moses, “Make a snake and put it up on a pole; anyone who is bitten can look at it and live.”

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9 So Moses made a bronze snake and put it up on a pole. Then when anyone was bitten by a snake and looked at the bronze snake, they lived.

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The Journey to Moab

10 The Israelites moved on and camped at Oboth.

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11 Then they set out from Oboth and camped in Iye Abarim, in the wilderness that faces Moab toward the sunrise.

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12 From there they moved on and camped in the Zered Valley.

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13 They set out from there and camped alongside the Arnon, which is in the wilderness extending into Amorite territory. The Arnon is the border of Moab, between Moab and the Amorites.

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14 That is why the Book of the Wars of the LORD says: “. . . Zahaba in Suphah and the ravines, the Arnon

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    • Œ 21:14 - Septuagint; Hebrew "Waheb"
      15 andb the slopes of the ravines that lead to the settlement of Ar and lie along the border of Moab.”

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        •  21:15 - Or "“I have been given from Suphah and the ravines" / "of the Arnon " 15"to"