Category: Numbers
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Numbers 12.6-8 – The uncomfortable implications of God’s sovereignty over history
Posted: 27 January 2012 in Numbers

And they turned and went up by the way of Bashan: and og the king of bashan went out against them, he, and all his people, to the battle at edrei. And the LORD said unto Moses, Fear him not: for I have delivered him into thy hand, and all his people, and his land; […]

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Numbers 22-23 – God’s Immutable Will
Posted: 4 April 2011 in Numbers

“And the children of Israel set forward, and pitched in the plains of Moab on this side Jordan by Jericho. And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites. And Moab was sore afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children […]

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Numbers 14.1-21 – God’s concern for his glory
Posted: 11 March 2011 in Numbers

And all the congregation lifted up their voice, and cried; and the people wept that night. And  all the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron:  and the whole congregation said unto them, Would God that we had died in  the land of Egypt! or would God we had died in this wilderness!…. […]

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Numbers 12.1-9 – Pride and resentment of God’s sovereignty
Posted: 9 March 2011 in Numbers

And Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses….. And they said, Hath the LORD indeed spoken only by Moses? hath he not spoken also by us? And the LORD heard it. (Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.) And the LORD spake suddenly unto […]

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Numbers 23.4-11
The Immutability of God’s Words
Posted: 19 July 2010 in Numbers

And God met Balaam…. And the LORD put a word in Balaam’s mouth, and said, Return unto Balak, and thus thou shalt speak.

And he returned unto him, and, lo, he stood by his burnt sacrifice, he, and all the princes of Moab. And he took up his parable, and said, Balak the king of Moab hath brought me from Aram, out of the mountains of the east, saying, Come, curse me Jacob, and come, defy Israel.

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