Numbers 1:16; Numbers 3:20; Numbers 9:7; Numbers 13:3; Numbers 14:38; Numbers 20:13
These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.
And the sons of Merari by their families; Mahli, and Mushi. These are the families of the Levites according to the house of their fathers.
And those men said unto him, We are defiled by the dead body of a man: wherefore are we kept back, that we may not offer an offering of the LORD in his appointed season among the children of Israel?
And Moses by the commandment of the LORD sent them from the wilderness of Paran: all those men were heads of the children of Israel.
But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of the men that went to search the land, lived still.
This is the water of Meribah; because the children of Israel strove with the LORD, and he was sanctified in them.