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Questions and Answers on Numbers 30-36 0

Numbers 30-36 Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers on Numbers Chapters 30-36 In Numbers 30 if a wife vows a vow to the LORD and her husbands hears her vow and doesn’t tell her not to do it, she is to fulfil her vow. If he tells her that she should not do the vow, then she is free before the LORD of her vow. This same principle is true also with a daughter who lives in her father’s house. If the father hears the vow and tells her not to do it, she is released from her vow to God. If he hears her...

Questions and answers on Numbers 23-29 0

Numbers 23-29 Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers from Numbers Chapters 23-29 In Numbers 23 Why did Balaam want Balak to build 7 altars and sacrifice 7 oxen and 7 rams? Balak hired Balaam to curse Israel. Balaam wanted God’s blessing in cursing His people, so he had 7 alters erected. In Numbers 23 why did Balak want Balaam to curse Israel? Israel was a threat to this heathen king, and he was afraid of them, so he wanted the prophet Balaam to curse them. In Numbers 24: 17 what prophecy has not yet come to pass? The words, “a Sceptre” is a reference to...

Questions and Answers on Numbers 16-22 0

Numbers 16-22 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and Answers on Numbers chapters 16-22 In Numbers 16: 1-4 Why did they rise up against Moses and Aaron? These guys were accusing Moses and Aaron that they had placed themselves in a holy and exalted position. Their argument was that everyone one in the congregation were all equally holy and all should have had the same rights as did Moses and Aaron. They were wrong because God had specifically chosen Moses and Aaron to do this job. In Numbers 16:17 What is a censer? A censer is a container in which incense is burned. In Numbers 16...

Questions and Answers on Numbers 9-15 0

Numbers 9-15 Questions and Answers

Bible Questions and Answers on Numbers 9-15 In Numbers 9:6 how did they become defiled by a dead body? They were defiled because they touched a dead body. Perhaps they were doctors trying to help the person and he died, or he was killed, or they were burying the person, or it was their loved one that they were touching as they mourned. In Numbers 9 why did they follow the cloud? God was in the cloud and He was leading His people. They did not know the way, so they followed His moving cloud. In Numbers 10, why did...

Questions & Answers on Numbers 1-8 0

Numbers Chapters 1-8 Questions and Answers

Verna Continues Her Bible Study with Numbers Chapters 1-8 In Numbers 1:3 you had to be 20 years old to fight? Yes, you had to be at least 20 years old before you could go to war. In Numbers 1:47-51 why were the Levites not counted? The tribe of Levi had a special service and that was to serve not as soldiers but as priests. The Levites were to attend to the matters of the tabernacle and nothing else. In Numbers 2 does anyone know why God wanted the tribes of Israel to be specifically placed in the specified places?...