Numbers 32:16-17

16 Then they came up to him and said, “We would like to build pens here for our livestock and cities for our women and children.
17 But we will arm ourselves for battle[a] and go ahead of the Israelites until we have brought them to their place. Meanwhile our women and children will live in fortified cities, for protection from the inhabitants of the land.

Cross References 4

  • 1. ver 24,36; 1 Samuel 24:3; Psalms 50:9; Psalms 78:70
  • 2. Exodus 12:38; Deuteronomy 3:19
  • 3. Deuteronomy 3:18; Joshua 4:12,13
  • 4. S Numbers 22:4; Deuteronomy 3:20

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Septuagint; Hebrew "will be quick to arm ourselves"
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