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 …

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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 …

Commentary on Numbers 27:1-11

Notes (NET Translation) 1 Then the daughters of Zelophehad son of Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh of the families of Manasseh, the son Joseph came forward. Now these are the names of his daughters: Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tirzah. The reader was introduced to the five …

Commentary on Numbers 26

Notes (NET Translation) 1 After the plague the LORD said to Moses and to Eleazar son of Aaron the priest, 2 "Take a census of the whole community of Israelites, from twenty years old and upward, by their clans, everyone who can serve in the army of Israel." 3 So Moses and Eleazar the priest …

Commentary on Numbers 25

Notes (NET Translation) 1 When Israel lived in Shittim, the people began to commit sexual immorality with the daughters of Moab. The Hebrew word [bassittim, Shittim] has the definite article, and so means "the acacias." The full name is given in 33:49 as Abelshittim ("acacia meadows"). This was the site on the plains of Moab …