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Numbers 31

NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 1 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 2 "Take vengeance on the Midianites for the Israelites. After that, you will be gathered to your people." NIV 2 "Take vengeance on the Midianites for the Israelites. After that, you will be gathered to your people." NIV 3 So Moses said to the people, "Arm some of your men to go to war against the Midianites and to carry out the LORD's vengeance on them. NIV 3 So Moses said to the people, "Arm some of your men to go to war against the Midianites and to carry out the LORD's vengeance on them. NIV 4 Send into battle a thousand men from each of the tribes of Israel." NIV 4 Send into battle a thousand men from each of the tribes of Israel." NIV 5 So twelve thousand men armed for battle, a thousand from each tribe, were supplied from the clans of Israel. NIV 5 So twelve thousand men armed for battle, a thousand from each tribe, were supplied from the clans of Israel. NIV 6 Moses sent them into battle, a thousand from each tribe, along with Phinehas son of Eleazar, the priest, who took with him articles from the sanctuary and the trumpets for signaling. NIV 6 Moses sent them into battle, a thousand from each tribe, along with Phinehas son of Eleazar, the priest, who took with him articles from the sanctuary and the trumpets for signaling. NIV 7 They fought against Midian, as the LORD commanded Moses, and killed every man. NIV 7 They fought against Midian, as the LORD commanded Moses, and killed every man. NIV 8 Among their victims were Evi, Rekem, Zur, Hur and Reba--the five kings of Midian. They also killed Balaam son of Beor with the sword. NIV 8 Among their victims were Evi, Rekem, Zur, Hur and Reba--the five kings of Midian. They also killed Balaam son of Beor with the sword. NIV 9 The Israelites captured the Midianite women and children and took all the Midianite herds, flocks and goods as plunder. NIV 9 The Israelites captured the Midianite women and children and took all the Midianite herds, flocks and goods as plunder. NIV 10 They burned all the towns where the Midianites had settled, as well as all their camps. NIV 10 They burned all the towns where the Midianites had settled, as well as all their camps. NIV 11 They took all the plunder and spoils, including the people and animals, NIV 11 They took all the plunder and spoils, including the people and animals, NIV 12 and brought the captives, spoils and plunder to Moses and Eleazar the priest and the Israelite assembly at their camp on the plains of Moab, by the Jordan across from Jericho. NIV 12 and brought the captives, spoils and plunder to Moses and Eleazar the priest and the Israelite assembly at their camp on the plains of Moab, by the Jordan across from Jericho. NIV 13 Moses, Eleazar the priest and all the leaders of the community went to meet them outside the camp. NIV 13 Moses, Eleazar the priest and all the leaders of the community went to meet them outside the camp. NIV 14 Moses was angry with the officers of the army--the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds--who returned from the battle. NIV 14 Moses was angry with the officers of the army--the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds--who returned from the battle. NIV 15 "Have you allowed all the women to live?" he asked them. NIV 15 "Have you allowed all the women to live?" he asked them. NIV 16 "They were the ones who followed Balaam's advice and were the means of turning the Israelites away from the LORD in what happened at Peor, so that a plague struck the LORD's people. NIV 16 "They were the ones who followed Balaam's advice and were the means of turning the Israelites away from the LORD in what happened at Peor, so that a plague struck the LORD's people. NIV 17 Now kill all the boys. And kill every woman who has slept with a man, NIV 17 Now kill all the boys. And kill every woman who has slept with a man, NIV 18 but save for yourselves every girl who has never slept with a man. NIV 18 but save for yourselves every girl who has never slept with a man. NIV 19 "All of you who have killed anyone or touched anyone who was killed must stay outside the camp seven days. On the third and seventh days you must purify yourselves and your captives. NIV 19 "All of you who have killed anyone or touched anyone who was killed must stay outside the camp seven days. On the third and seventh days you must purify yourselves and your captives. NIV 20 Purify every garment as well as everything made of leather, goat hair or wood." NIV 20 Purify every garment as well as everything made of leather, goat hair or wood." NIV 21 Then Eleazar the priest said to the soldiers who had gone into battle, "This is the requirement of the law that the LORD gave Moses: NIV 21 Then Eleazar the priest said to the soldiers who had gone into battle, "This is the requirement of the law that the LORD gave Moses: NIV 22 Gold, silver, bronze, iron, tin, lead NIV 22 Gold, silver, bronze, iron, tin, lead NIV 23 and anything else that can withstand fire must be put through the fire, and then it will be clean. But it must also be purified with the water of cleansing. And whatever cannot withstand fire must be put through that water. NIV 23 and anything else that can withstand fire must be put through the fire, and then it will be clean. But it must also be purified with the water of cleansing. And whatever cannot withstand fire must be put through that water. NIV 24 On the seventh day wash your clothes and you will be clean. Then you may come into the camp." NIV 24 On the seventh day wash your clothes and you will be clean. Then you may come into the camp." NIV 25 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 25 The LORD said to Moses, NIV 26 "You and Eleazar the priest and the family heads of the community are to count all the people and animals that were captured. NIV 26 "You and Eleazar the priest and the family heads of the community are to count all the people and animals that were captured. NIV 27 Divide the spoils between the soldiers who took part in the battle and the rest of the community. NIV 27 Divide the spoils between the soldiers who took part in the battle and the rest of the community. NIV 28 From the soldiers who fought in the battle, set apart as tribute for the LORD one out of every five hundred, whether persons, cattle, donkeys, sheep or goats. NIV 28 From the soldiers who fought in the battle, set apart as tribute for the LORD one out of every five hundred, whether persons, cattle, donkeys, sheep or goats. NIV 29 Take this tribute from their half share and give it to Eleazar the priest as the LORD's part. NIV 29 Take this tribute from their half share and give it to Eleazar the priest as the LORD's part. NIV 30 From the Israelites' half, select one out of every fifty, whether persons, cattle, donkeys, sheep, goats or other animals. Give them to the Levites, who are responsible for the care of the LORD's tabernacle." NIV 30 From the Israelites' half, select one out of every fifty, whether persons, cattle, donkeys, sheep, goats or other animals. Give them to the Levites, who are responsible for the care of the LORD's tabernacle." NIV 31 So Moses and Eleazar the priest did as the LORD commanded Moses. NIV 31 So Moses and Eleazar the priest did as the LORD commanded Moses. NIV 32 The plunder remaining from the spoils that the soldiers took was 675,000 sheep, NIV 32 The plunder remaining from the spoils that the soldiers took was 675,000 sheep, NIV 33 72,000 cattle, NIV 33 72,000 cattle, NIV 34 61,000 donkeys NIV 34 61,000 donkeys NIV 35 and 32,000 women who had never slept with a man. NIV 35 and 32,000 women who had never slept with a man. NIV 36 The half share of those who fought in the battle was: NIV 36 The half share of those who fought in the battle was: NIV 37 of which the tribute for the LORD was 675; NIV 37 of which the tribute for the LORD was 675; NIV 38 36,000 cattle, of which the tribute for the LORD was 72; NIV 38 36,000 cattle, of which the tribute for the LORD was 72; NIV 39 30,500 donkeys, of which the tribute for the LORD was 61; NIV 39 30,500 donkeys, of which the tribute for the LORD was 61; NIV 40 16,000 people, of which the tribute for the LORD was 32. NIV 40 16,000 people, of which the tribute for the LORD was 32. NIV 41 Moses gave the tribute to Eleazar the priest as the LORD's part, as the LORD commanded Moses. NIV 41 Moses gave the tribute to Eleazar the priest as the LORD's part, as the LORD commanded Moses. NIV 42 The half belonging to the Israelites, which Moses set apart from that of the fighting men-- NIV 42 The half belonging to the Israelites, which Moses set apart from that of the fighting men-- NIV 43 the community's half--was 337,500 sheep, NIV 43 the community's half--was 337,500 sheep, NIV 44 36,000 cattle, NIV 44 36,000 cattle, NIV 45 30,500 donkeys NIV 45 30,500 donkeys NIV 46 and 16,000 people. NIV 46 and 16,000 people. NIV 47 From the Israelites' half, Moses selected one out of every fifty persons and animals, as the LORD commanded him, and gave them to the Levites, who were responsible for the care of the LORD's tabernacle. NIV 47 From the Israelites' half, Moses selected one out of every fifty persons and animals, as the LORD commanded him, and gave them to the Levites, who were responsible for the care of the LORD's tabernacle. NIV 48 Then the officers who were over the units of the army--the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds--went to Moses NIV 48 Then the officers who were over the units of the army--the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds--went to Moses NIV 49 and said to him, "Your servants have counted the soldiers under our command, and not one is missing. NIV 49 and said to him, "Your servants have counted the soldiers under our command, and not one is missing. NIV 50 So we have brought as an offering to the LORD the gold articles each of us acquired--armlets, bracelets, signet rings, earrings and necklaces--to make atonement for ourselves before the LORD." NIV 50 So we have brought as an offering to the LORD the gold articles each of us acquired--armlets, bracelets, signet rings, earrings and necklaces--to make atonement for ourselves before the LORD." NIV 51 Moses and Eleazar the priest accepted from them the gold--all the crafted articles. NIV 51 Moses and Eleazar the priest accepted from them the gold--all the crafted articles. NIV 52 All the gold from the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds that Moses and Eleazar presented as a gift to the LORD weighed 16,750 shekels. NIV 52 All the gold from the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds that Moses and Eleazar presented as a gift to the LORD weighed 16,750 shekels. NIV 53 Each soldier had taken plunder for himself. NIV 53 Each soldier had taken plunder for himself. NIV 54 Moses and Eleazar the priest accepted the gold from the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds and brought it into the Tent of Meeting as a memorial for the Israelites before the LORD. NIV 54 Moses and Eleazar the priest accepted the gold from the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds and brought it into the Tent of Meeting as a memorial for the Israelites before the LORD.