Numbers 11:15

15 If this is how you are going to treat me, please go ahead and kill me—if I have found favor in your eyes—and do not let me face my own ruin.”

Numbers 11:15 in Other Translations

KJV
15 And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in thy sight; and let me not see my wretchedness.
ESV
15 If you will treat me like this, kill me at once, if I find favor in your sight, that I may not see my wretchedness."
NLT
15 If this is how you intend to treat me, just go ahead and kill me. Do me a favor and spare me this misery!”
MSG
15 If this is how you intend to treat me, do me a favor and kill me. I've seen enough; I've had enough. Let me out of here."
CSB
15 If You are going to treat me like this, please kill me right now. If You are pleased with me, don't let me see my misery [any more]."

Numbers 11:15 In-Context

13 Where can I get meat for all these people? They keep wailing to me, ‘Give us meat to eat!’
14 I cannot carry all these people by myself; the burden is too heavy for me.
15 If this is how you are going to treat me, please go ahead and kill me—if I have found favor in your eyes—and do not let me face my own ruin.”
16 The LORD said to Moses: “Bring me seventy of Israel’s elders who are known to you as leaders and officials among the people. Have them come to the tent of meeting, that they may stand there with you.
17 I will come down and speak with you there, and I will take some of the power of the Spirit that is on you and put it on them. They will share the burden of the people with you so that you will not have to carry it alone.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Exodus 32:32
  • 2. 1 Kings 19:4; Job 6:9; Job 7:15-16; Job 9:21; Job 10:1; Isaiah 38:12; John 4:3
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