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1 Miriam and Aaron criticized Moses because of the Cushite woman he married (for he had married a Cushite woman). 1 Miriam and Aaron began to talk against Moses because of his Cushite wife, for he had married a Cushite.
2 They said, "Does the Lord speak only through Moses? Does He not also speak through us?" And the Lord heard [it]. 2 "Has the LORD spoken only through Moses?" they asked. "Hasn't he also spoken through us?" And the LORD heard this.
3 Moses was a very humble man, more so than any man on the face of the earth. 3 (Now Moses was a very humble man, more humble than anyone else on the face of the earth.)
4 Suddenly the Lord said to Moses, Aaron, and Miriam, "You three come out to the tent of meeting." So the three of them went out. 4 At once the LORD said to Moses, Aaron and Miriam, "Come out to the Tent of Meeting, all three of you." So the three of them came out.
5 Then the Lord descended in a pillar of cloud, stood at the entrance to the tent, and summoned Aaron and Miriam. When the two of them came forward, 5 Then the LORD came down in a pillar of cloud; he stood at the entrance to the Tent and summoned Aaron and Miriam. When both of them stepped forward,
6 He said: "Listen to what I say: If there is a prophet among you from the Lord, I make Myself known to him in a vision; I speak with him in a dream. 6 he said, "Listen to my words: "When a prophet of the LORD is among you, I reveal myself to him in visions, I speak to him in dreams.
7 Not so with My servant Moses; he is faithful in all My household. 7 But this is not true of my servant Moses; he is faithful in all my house.
8 I speak with him directly, openly, and not in riddles; he sees the form of the Lord. So why were you not afraid to speak against My servant Moses?" 8 With him I speak face to face, clearly and not in riddles; he sees the form of the LORD. Why then were you not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?"
9 The Lord's anger burned against them, and He left. 9 The anger of the LORD burned against them, and he left them.
10 As the cloud moved away from the tent, Miriam's [skin] suddenly became diseased, as [white] as snow. When Aaron turned toward her, he saw that she was diseased 10 When the cloud lifted from above the Tent, there stood Miriam--leprous, like snow. Aaron turned toward her and saw that she had leprosy;
11 and said to Moses, "My lord, please don't hold against us this sin we have so foolishly committed. 11 and he said to Moses, "Please, my lord, do not hold against us the sin we have so foolishly committed.
12 Please don't let her be like a dead [baby] whose flesh is half eaten away when he comes out of his mother's womb." 12 Do not let her be like a stillborn infant coming from its mother's womb with its flesh half eaten away."
13 Then Moses cried out to the Lord, "God, please heal her!" 13 So Moses cried out to the LORD, "O God, please heal her!"
14 The Lord answered Moses, "If her father had merely spit in her face, wouldn't she remain in disgrace for seven days? Let her be confined outside the camp for seven days; after that she may be brought back in." 14 The LORD replied to Moses, "If her father had spit in her face, would she not have been in disgrace for seven days? Confine her outside the camp for seven days; after that she can be brought back."
15 So Miriam was confined outside the camp for seven days, and the people did not move on until Miriam was brought back in. 15 So Miriam was confined outside the camp for seven days, and the people did not move on till she was brought back.
16 After that, the people set out from Hazeroth and camped in the Wilderness of Paran. 16 After that, the people left Hazeroth and encamped in the Desert of Paran.