Numbers 16:48

48 He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague stopped.

Numbers 16:48 in Other Translations

KJV
48 And he stood between the dead and the living; and the plague was stayed.
ESV
48 And he stood between the dead and the living, and the plague was stopped.
NLT
48 He stood between the dead and the living, and the plague stopped.
MSG
48 He stood there between the living and the dead and stopped the plague.
CSB
48 He stood between the dead and the living, and the plague was halted.

Numbers 16:48 In-Context

46 Then Moses said to Aaron, “Take your censer and put incense in it, along with burning coals from the altar, and hurry to the assembly to make atonement for them. Wrath has come out from the LORD; the plague has started.”
47 So Aaron did as Moses said, and ran into the midst of the assembly. The plague had already started among the people, but Aaron offered the incense and made atonement for them.
48 He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague stopped.
49 But 14,700 people died from the plague, in addition to those who had died because of Korah.
50 Then Aaron returned to Moses at the entrance to the tent of meeting, for the plague had stopped.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Numbers 25:8; Psalms 106:30
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