Deuteronomy 34:5-6

5 And Moses the servant of the LORD died there in Moab, as the LORD had said.
6 He buried him[a] in Moab, in the valley opposite Beth Peor, but to this day no one knows where his grave is.

Deuteronomy 34:5-6 Meaning and Commentary


This chapter informs us of Moses going up to the top of Pisgah, where he was shown the whole land of Canaan, De 34:1-4; of his death, burial, and age, De 34:5-7; of Israel's mourning for him, and the time of it, De 34:8; of his successor Joshua, De 34:9; and of the character of Moses, to whom no prophet was to be compared, De 34:10-12.

Cross References 4

  • 1. S Numbers 12:7
  • 2. S Genesis 25:8; Deuteronomy 32:50; Joshua 1:1-2
  • 3. S Deuteronomy 3:29
  • 4. Jude 1:9

Footnotes 1

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