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    Numbers - Old Testament Book

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    Discuss Numbers in terms of Name, Subject, Relation to former books, and provide an Outline of the main events of the book.

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    Name - This fourth book of the Pentateuch, written by Moses, takes its name from the enumerations of Israel at Sinai and at Moab.

    Relation to Former Books - Historically, the book takes up the story of Israel's journey from Egypt to the border of Canaan where they deflected at Kadesh-barnea and refused to enter the Land of Promise. It then continues with their wanderings in the wilderness for thirty-eight (some say forty) years under the judgement of God, until all the nation twenty ...

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    This solution discusses the Book of Numbers in terms of name, subject, relation to former books, and provides an outline of the main events of the book.