Numbers 32:1-5 NIV

The Transjordan Tribes

1 The Reubenites and Gadites, who had very large herds and flocks,1 saw that the lands of Jazer2 and Gilead3 were suitable for livestock.4

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2 So they came to Moses and Eleazar the priest and to the leaders of the community,5 and said,

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3 "Ataroth,6 Dibon,7 Jazer,8 Nimrah,9 Heshbon,10 Elealeh,11 Sebam,12 Nebo13 and Beon14--

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      4 the land the LORD subdued15 before the people of Israel--are suitable for livestock,16 and your servants have livestock.

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      5 If we have found favor in your eyes," they said, "let this land be given to your servants as our possession. Do not make us cross the Jordan.17"

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