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Numbers 1:1-6 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 The LORD spoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tent of meeting, on the first day of the second month, in the second year after they had come out of the land of Egypt, saying, 1 The LORD spoke to Moses in the Tent of Meeting in the Desert of Sinai on the first day of the second month of the second year after the Israelites came out of Egypt. He said:
2 "Take a census of all the congregation of the people of Israel, by families, by fathers' houses, according to the number of names, every male, head by head; 2 "Take a census of the whole Israelite community by their clans and families, listing every man by name, one by one.
3 from twenty years old and upward, all in Israel who are able to go forth to war, you and Aaron shall number them, company by company. 3 You and Aaron are to number by their divisions all the men in Israel twenty years old or more who are able to serve in the army.
4 And there shall be with you a man from each tribe, each man being the head of the house of his fathers. 4 One man from each tribe, each the head of his family, is to help you.
5 And these are the names of the men who shall attend you. From Reuben, Eli'zur the son of Shed'eur; 5 These are the names of the men who are to assist you: from Reuben, Elizur son of Shedeur;
6 from Simeon, Shelu'mi-el the son of Zurishad'dai; 6 from Simeon, Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai;