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Numbers 27:1-11

NLT 1 One day a petition was presented by the daughters of Zelophehad—Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tirzah. Their father, Zelophehad, was a descendant of Hepher son of Gilead, son of Makir, son of Manasseh, son of Joseph. NIV 1 The daughters of Zelophehad son of Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son of Makir, the son of Manasseh, belonged to the clans of Manasseh son of Joseph. The names of the daughters were Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah and Tirzah. They approached NLT 2 These women stood before Moses, Eleazar the priest, the tribal leaders, and the entire community at the entrance of the Tabernacle. NIV 2 the entrance to the Tent of Meeting and stood before Moses, Eleazar the priest, the leaders and the whole assembly, and said, NLT 3 “Our father died in the wilderness,” they said. “He was not among Korah’s followers, who rebelled against the LORD ; he died because of his own sin. But he had no sons. NIV 3 "Our father died in the desert. He was not among Korah's followers, who banded together against the LORD, but he died for his own sin and left no sons. NLT 4 Why should the name of our father disappear from his clan just because he had no sons? Give us property along with the rest of our relatives.” NIV 4 Why should our father's name disappear from his clan because he had no son? Give us property among our father's relatives." NLT 5 So Moses brought their case before the LORD . NIV 5 So Moses brought their case before the LORD NLT 6 And the LORD replied to Moses, NIV 6 and the LORD said to him, NLT 7 “The claim of the daughters of Zelophehad is legitimate. You must give them a grant of land along with their father’s relatives. Assign them the property that would have been given to their father. NIV 7 "What Zelophehad's daughters are saying is right. You must certainly give them property as an inheritance among their father's relatives and turn their father's inheritance over to them. NLT 8 “And give the following instructions to the people of Israel: If a man dies and has no son, then give his inheritance to his daughters. NIV 8 "Say to the Israelites, 'If a man dies and leaves no son, turn his inheritance over to his daughter. NLT 9 And if he has no daughter either, transfer his inheritance to his brothers. NIV 9 If he has no daughter, give his inheritance to his brothers. NLT 10 If he has no brothers, give his inheritance to his father’s brothers. NIV 10 If he has no brothers, give his inheritance to his father's brothers. NLT 11 But if his father has no brothers, give his inheritance to the nearest relative in his clan. This is a legal requirement for the people of Israel, just as the LORD commanded Moses.” NIV 11 If his father had no brothers, give his inheritance to the nearest relative in his clan, that he may possess it. This is to be a legal requirement for the Israelites, as the LORD commanded Moses.' "