Numbers 10:11-36 KJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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11 And it came to pass on the twentieth day of the second month, in the second year, that the cloud was taken up from off the tabernacle of the testimony. 11 On the twentieth day of the second month of the second year, the cloud lifted from above the tabernacle of the Testimony.
12 And the children of Israel took their journeys out of the wilderness of Sinai; and the cloud rested in the wilderness of Paran. 12 Then the Israelites set out from the Desert of Sinai and traveled from place to place until the cloud came to rest in the Desert of Paran.
13 And they first took their journey according to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses. 13 They set out, this first time, at the LORD's command through Moses.
14 In the first place went the standard of the camp of the children of Judah according to their armies: and over his host was Nahshon the son of Amminadab. 14 The divisions of the camp of Judah went first, under their standard. Nahshon son of Amminadab was in command.
15 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Issachar was Nethaneel the son of Zuar. 15 Nethanel son of Zuar was over the division of the tribe of Issachar,
16 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Zebulun was Eliab the son of Helon. 16 and Eliab son of Helon was over the division of the tribe of Zebulun.
17 And the tabernacle was taken down ; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari set forward , bearing the tabernacle. 17 Then the tabernacle was taken down, and the Gershonites and Merarites, who carried it, set out.
18 And the standard of the camp of Reuben set forward according to their armies: and over his host was Elizur the son of Shedeur. 18 The divisions of the camp of Reuben went next, under their standard. Elizur son of Shedeur was in command.
19 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Simeon was Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai. 19 Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai was over the division of the tribe of Simeon,
20 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Gad was Eliasaph the son of Deuel. 20 and Eliasaph son of Deuel was over the division of the tribe of Gad.
21 And the Kohathites set forward , bearing the sanctuary: and the other did set up the tabernacle against they came . 21 Then the Kohathites set out, carrying the holy things. The tabernacle was to be set up before they arrived.
22 And the standard of the camp of the children of Ephraim set forward according to their armies: and over his host was Elishama the son of Ammihud. 22 The divisions of the camp of Ephraim went next, under their standard. Elishama son of Ammihud was in command.
23 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Manasseh was Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur. 23 Gamaliel son of Pedahzur was over the division of the tribe of Manasseh,
24 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Benjamin was Abidan the son of Gideoni. 24 and Abidan son of Gideoni was over the division of the tribe of Benjamin.
25 And the standard of the camp of the children of Dan set forward , which was the rereward of all the camps throughout their hosts: and over his host was Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai. 25 Finally, as the rear guard for all the units, the divisions of the camp of Dan set out, under their standard. Ahiezer son of Ammishaddai was in command.
26 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Asher was Pagiel the son of Ocran. 26 Pagiel son of Ocran was over the division of the tribe of Asher,
27 And over the host of the tribe of the children of Naphtali was Ahira the son of Enan. 27 and Ahira son of Enan was over the division of the tribe of Naphtali.
28 Thus were the journeyings of the children of Israel according to their armies, when they set forward . 28 This was the order of march for the Israelite divisions as they set out.
29 And Moses said unto Hobab, the son of Raguel the Midianite, Moses' father in law , We are journeying unto the place of which the LORD said , I will give it you: come thou with us, and we will do thee good : for the LORD hath spoken good concerning Israel. 29 Now Moses said to Hobab son of Reuel the Midianite, Moses' father-in-law, "We are setting out for the place about which the LORD said, 'I will give it to you.' Come with us and we will treat you well, for the LORD has promised good things to Israel."
30 And he said unto him, I will not go ; but I will depart to mine own land, and to my kindred. 30 He answered, "No, I will not go; I am going back to my own land and my own people."
31 And he said , Leave us not, I pray thee; forasmuch as thou knowest how we are to encamp in the wilderness, and thou mayest be to us instead of eyes. 31 But Moses said, "Please do not leave us. You know where we should camp in the desert, and you can be our eyes.
32 And it shall be, if thou go with us, yea, it shall be, that what goodness the LORD shall do unto us, the same will we do unto thee. 32 If you come with us, we will share with you whatever good things the LORD gives us."
33 And they departed from the mount of the LORD three days' journey: and the ark of the covenant of the LORD went before them in the three days' journey, to search out a resting place for them. 33 So they set out from the mountain of the LORD and traveled for three days. The ark of the covenant of the LORD went before them during those three days to find them a place to rest.
34 And the cloud of the LORD was upon them by day, when they went out of the camp. 34 The cloud of the LORD was over them by day when they set out from the camp.
35 And it came to pass, when the ark set forward , that Moses said , Rise up , LORD, and let thine enemies be scattered ; and let them that hate thee flee before thee. 35 Whenever the ark set out, Moses said, "Rise up, O LORD! May your enemies be scattered; may your foes flee before you."
36 And when it rested , he said , Return , O LORD, unto the many thousands of Israel. 36 Whenever it came to rest, he said, "Return, O LORD, to the countless thousands of Israel."