Commentary on Numbers 31

Notes (NET Translation) 1 The LORD spoke to Moses: 2 "Exact vengeance for the Israelites on the Midianites – after that you will be gathered to your people." Moses is to now execute the command originally given by the Lord in 25:16-18 after the Midianites' seduction of Israel at Baal Peor (Num 25). The root …

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Commentary on Numbers 30

Notes (NET Translation) 1 Moses told the leaders of the tribes concerning the Israelites, "This is what the LORD has commanded: 2 If a man makes a vow to the LORD or takes an oath of binding obligation on himself, he must not break his word, but must do whatever he has promised. Vows either …

Commentary on Numbers 28

Notes (NET Translation) 1 The LORD spoke to Moses: Much of the material in Num 28-29 has been treated earlier in the Pentateuch in one form or another (Ex 29:38-42; Lev 1-7; 23; Num 15:1-16). [T]he central concern of these chapters is quite different: it prescribes the type and number of sacrifices that must be …

Science. It Works. #8

NOTE: the purpose of posts in the "Science. It Works." series is intentionally ambiguous Papers Based on Misidentified Cell Lines Top 32,000 Cell line misidentification is rampant throughout biomedical research, and a new analysis quantifies its impact on the scientific literature, finding more than 32,000 papers used lines with no known original stock. "In this …

Commentary on Numbers 27:12-23

Notes (NET Translation) 12 Then the LORD said to Moses, "Go up this mountain of the Abarim range, and see the land I have given to the Israelites. 13 When you have seen it, you will be gathered to your ancestors, as Aaron your brother was gathered to his ancestors. 14 For in the wilderness …