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Numbers 13

NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 2 "Send some men to explore the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the Israelites. From each ancestral tribe send one of its leaders." NIV 2 "Send some men to explore the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the Israelites. From each ancestral tribe send one of its leaders." NIV 3 So at the LORD's command Moses sent them out from the Desert of Paran. All of them were leaders of the Israelites. NIV 3 So at the LORD's command Moses sent them out from the Desert of Paran. All of them were leaders of the Israelites. NIV 4 These are their names: from the tribe of Reuben, Shammua son of Zaccur; NIV 4 These are their names: from the tribe of Reuben, Shammua son of Zaccur; NIV 5 from the tribe of Simeon, Shaphat son of Hori; NIV 5 from the tribe of Simeon, Shaphat son of Hori; NIV 6 from the tribe of Judah, Caleb son of Jephunneh; NIV 6 from the tribe of Judah, Caleb son of Jephunneh; NIV 7 from the tribe of Issachar, Igal son of Joseph; NIV 7 from the tribe of Issachar, Igal son of Joseph; NIV 8 from the tribe of Ephraim, Hoshea son of Nun; NIV 8 from the tribe of Ephraim, Hoshea son of Nun; NIV 9 from the tribe of Benjamin, Palti son of Raphu; NIV 9 from the tribe of Benjamin, Palti son of Raphu; NIV 10 from the tribe of Zebulun, Gaddiel son of Sodi; NIV 10 from the tribe of Zebulun, Gaddiel son of Sodi; NIV 11 from the tribe of Manasseh (a tribe of Joseph), Gaddi son of Susi; NIV 11 from the tribe of Manasseh (a tribe of Joseph), Gaddi son of Susi; NIV 12 from the tribe of Dan, Ammiel son of Gemalli; NIV 12 from the tribe of Dan, Ammiel son of Gemalli; NIV 13 from the tribe of Asher, Sethur son of Michael; NIV 13 from the tribe of Asher, Sethur son of Michael; NIV 14 from the tribe of Naphtali, Nahbi son of Vophsi; NIV 14 from the tribe of Naphtali, Nahbi son of Vophsi; NIV 15 from the tribe of Gad, Geuel son of Maki. NIV 15 from the tribe of Gad, Geuel son of Maki. NIV 16 These are the names of the men Moses sent to explore the land. (Moses gave Hoshea son of Nun the name Joshua.) NIV 16 These are the names of the men Moses sent to explore the land. (Moses gave Hoshea son of Nun the name Joshua.) NIV 17 When Moses sent them to explore Canaan, he said, "Go up through the Negev and on into the hill country. NIV 17 When Moses sent them to explore Canaan, he said, "Go up through the Negev and on into the hill country. NIV 18 See what the land is like and whether the people who live there are strong or weak, few or many. NIV 18 See what the land is like and whether the people who live there are strong or weak, few or many. NIV 19 What kind of land do they live in? Is it good or bad? What kind of towns do they live in? Are they unwalled or fortified? NIV 19 What kind of land do they live in? Is it good or bad? What kind of towns do they live in? Are they unwalled or fortified? NIV 20 How is the soil? Is it fertile or poor? Are there trees on it or not? Do your best to bring back some of the fruit of the land." (It was the season for the first ripe grapes.) NIV 20 How is the soil? Is it fertile or poor? Are there trees on it or not? Do your best to bring back some of the fruit of the land." (It was the season for the first ripe grapes.) NIV 21 So they went up and explored the land from the Desert of Zin as far as Rehob, toward Lebo Hamath. NIV 21 So they went up and explored the land from the Desert of Zin as far as Rehob, toward Lebo Hamath. NIV 22 They went up through the Negev and came to Hebron, where Ahiman, Sheshai and Talmai, the descendants of Anak, lived. (Hebron had been built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.) NIV 22 They went up through the Negev and came to Hebron, where Ahiman, Sheshai and Talmai, the descendants of Anak, lived. (Hebron had been built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.) NIV 23 When they reached the Valley of Eshcol, they cut off a branch bearing a single cluster of grapes. Two of them carried it on a pole between them, along with some pomegranates and figs. NIV 23 When they reached the Valley of Eshcol, they cut off a branch bearing a single cluster of grapes. Two of them carried it on a pole between them, along with some pomegranates and figs. NIV 24 That place was called the Valley of Eshcol because of the cluster of grapes the Israelites cut off there. NIV 24 That place was called the Valley of Eshcol because of the cluster of grapes the Israelites cut off there. NIV 25 At the end of forty days they returned from exploring the land. NIV 25 At the end of forty days they returned from exploring the land. NIV 26 They came back to Moses and Aaron and the whole Israelite community at Kadesh in the Desert of Paran. There they reported to them and to the whole assembly and showed them the fruit of the land. NIV 26 They came back to Moses and Aaron and the whole Israelite community at Kadesh in the Desert of Paran. There they reported to them and to the whole assembly and showed them the fruit of the land. NIV 27 They gave Moses this account: "We went into the land to which you sent us, and it does flow with milk and honey! Here is its fruit. NIV 27 They gave Moses this account: "We went into the land to which you sent us, and it does flow with milk and honey! Here is its fruit. NIV 28 But the people who live there are powerful, and the cities are fortified and very large. We even saw descendants of Anak there. NIV 28 But the people who live there are powerful, and the cities are fortified and very large. We even saw descendants of Anak there. NIV 29 The Amalekites live in the Negev; the Hittites, Jebusites and Amorites live in the hill country; and the Canaanites live near the sea and along the Jordan." NIV 29 The Amalekites live in the Negev; the Hittites, Jebusites and Amorites live in the hill country; and the Canaanites live near the sea and along the Jordan." NIV 30 Then Caleb silenced the people before Moses and said, "We should go up and take possession of the land, for we can certainly do it." NIV 30 Then Caleb silenced the people before Moses and said, "We should go up and take possession of the land, for we can certainly do it." NIV 31 But the men who had gone up with him said, "We can't attack those people; they are stronger than we are." NIV 31 But the men who had gone up with him said, "We can't attack those people; they are stronger than we are." NIV 32 And they spread among the Israelites a bad report about the land they had explored. They said, "The land we explored devours those living in it. All the people we saw there are of great size. NIV 32 And they spread among the Israelites a bad report about the land they had explored. They said, "The land we explored devours those living in it. All the people we saw there are of great size. NIV 33 We saw the Nephilim there (the descendants of Anak come from the Nephilim). We seemed like grasshoppers in our own eyes, and we looked the same to them." NIV 33 We saw the Nephilim there (the descendants of Anak come from the Nephilim). We seemed like grasshoppers in our own eyes, and we looked the same to them."