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Numbers 2

MSG 1 God spoke to Moses and Aaron. He said, NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses and Aaron: MSG 2 "The People of Israel are to set up camp circling the Tent of Meeting and facing it. Each company is to camp under its distinctive tribal flag." NIV 2 "The Israelites are to camp around the Tent of Meeting some distance from it, each man under his standard with the banners of his family." MSG 3 To the east toward the sunrise are the companies of the camp of Judah under its flag, led by Nahshon son of Amminadab. NIV 3 On the east, toward the sunrise, the divisions of the camp of Judah are to encamp under their standard. The leader of the people of Judah is Nahshon son of Amminadab. MSG 4 His troops number 74,600. NIV 4 His division numbers 74,600. MSG 5 The tribe of Issachar will camp next to them, led by Nethanel son of Zuar. NIV 5 The tribe of Issachar will camp next to them. The leader of the people of Issachar is Nethanel son of Zuar. MSG 6 His troops number 54,400. NIV 6 His division numbers 54,400. MSG 7 And the tribe of Zebulun is next to them, led by Eliab son of Helon. NIV 7 The tribe of Zebulun will be next. The leader of the people of Zebulun is Eliab son of Helon. MSG 8 His troops number 57,400. NIV 8 His division numbers 57,400. MSG 9 The total number of men assigned to Judah, troop by troop, is 186,400. They will lead the march. NIV 9 All the men assigned to the camp of Judah, according to their divisions, number 186,400. They will set out first. MSG 10 To the south are the companies of the camp of Reuben under its flag, led by Elizur son of Shedeur. NIV 10 On the south will be the divisions of the camp of Reuben under their standard. The leader of the people of Reuben is Elizur son of Shedeur. MSG 11 His troops number 46,500. NIV 11 His division numbers 46,500. MSG 12 The tribe of Simeon will camp next to them, led by Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai. NIV 12 The tribe of Simeon will camp next to them. The leader of the people of Simeon is Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai. MSG 13 His troops number 59,300. NIV 13 His division numbers 59,300. MSG 14 And the tribe of Gad is next to them, led by Eliasaph son of Deuel. NIV 14 The tribe of Gad will be next. The leader of the people of Gad is Eliasaph son of Deuel. MSG 15 His troops number 45,650. NIV 15 His division numbers 45,650. MSG 16 The total number of men assigned to Reuben, troop by troop, is 151,450. They are second in the order of the march. NIV 16 All the men assigned to the camp of Reuben, according to their divisions, number 151,450. They will set out second. MSG 17 The Tent of Meeting with the camp of the Levites takes its place in the middle of the march. Each tribe will march in the same order in which they camped, each under its own flag. NIV 17 Then the Tent of Meeting and the camp of the Levites will set out in the middle of the camps. They will set out in the same order as they encamp, each in his own place under his standard. MSG 18 To the west are the companies of the camp of Ephraim under its flag, led by Elishama son of Ammihud. NIV 18 On the west will be the divisions of the camp of Ephraim under their standard. The leader of the people of Ephraim is Elishama son of Ammihud. MSG 19 His troops number 40,500. NIV 19 His division numbers 40,500. MSG 20 The tribe of Manasseh will set up camp next to them, led by Gamaliel son of Pedahzur. NIV 20 The tribe of Manasseh will be next to them. The leader of the people of Manasseh is Gamaliel son of Pedahzur. MSG 21 His troops number 32,200. NIV 21 His division numbers 32,200. MSG 22 And next to him is the camp of Benjamin, led by Abidan son of Gideoni. NIV 22 The tribe of Benjamin will be next. The leader of the people of Benjamin is Abidan son of Gideoni. MSG 23 His troops number 35,400. NIV 23 His division numbers 35,400. MSG 24 The total number of men assigned to the camp of Ephraim, troop by troop, is 108,100. They are third in the order of the march. NIV 24 All the men assigned to the camp of Ephraim, according to their divisions, number 108,100. They will set out third. MSG 25 To the north are the companies of the camp of Dan under its flag, led by Ahiezer son of Ammishaddai. NIV 25 On the north will be the divisions of the camp of Dan, under their standard. The leader of the people of Dan is Ahiezer son of Ammishaddai. MSG 26 His troops number 62,700. NIV 26 His division numbers 62,700. MSG 27 The tribe of Asher will camp next to them, led by Pagiel son of Ocran. NIV 27 The tribe of Asher will camp next to them. The leader of the people of Asher is Pagiel son of Ocran. MSG 28 His troops number 41,500. NIV 28 His division numbers 41,500. MSG 29 And next to them is the tribe of Naphtali, led by Ahira son of Enan. NIV 29 The tribe of Naphtali will be next. The leader of the people of Naphtali is Ahira son of Enan. MSG 30 His troops number 53,400. NIV 30 His division numbers 53,400. MSG 31 The total number of men assigned to the camp of Dan number 157,600. They will set out, under their flags, last in the line of the march. NIV 31 All the men assigned to the camp of Dan number 157,600. They will set out last, under their standards. MSG 32 These are the People of Israel, counted according to their ancestral families. The total number in the camps, counted troop by troop, comes to 603,550. NIV 32 These are the Israelites, counted according to their families. All those in the camps, by their divisions, number 603,550. MSG 33 Following God's command to Moses, the Levites were not counted in with the rest of Israel. NIV 33 The Levites, however, were not counted along with the other Israelites, as the LORD commanded Moses. MSG 34 The People of Israel did everything the way God commanded Moses: They camped under their respective flags; they marched by tribe with their ancestral families. NIV 34 So the Israelites did everything the LORD commanded Moses; that is the way they encamped under their standards, and that is the way they set out, each with his clan and family.