Numbers 24:20-25 NIV

Balaam’s Fifth Message

20 Then Balaam saw Amalek and spoke his message: “Amalek was first among the nations, but their end will be utter destruction.”

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Balaam’s Sixth Message

21 Then he saw the Kenites and spoke his message: “Your dwelling place is secure, your nest is set in a rock;

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22 yet you Kenites will be destroyed when Ashur takes you captive.”

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Balaam’s Seventh Message

23 Then he spoke his message: “Alas! Who can live when God does this?a

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    • – 24:23 - Masoretic Text; with a different word division of the Hebrew "The people from the islands will gather from the north" .
      24 Ships will come from the shores of Cyprus; they will subdue Ashur and Eber, but they too will come to ruin.”

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          25 Then Balaam got up and returned home, and Balak went his own way.

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