These men were appointed from the congregation; they were the leaders of the tribes of their fathers, the heads of the clans of Israel.
Cross ReferencesExodus 18:21
Furthermore, select capable men from among the people--God-fearing, trustworthy men who are averse to dishonest gain. Appoint them over the people as leaders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.
So Moses chose capable men from all Israel and made them heads over the people as leaders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.
And one man from each tribe, the head of each family, must be there with you.
and from Naphtali, Ahira son of Enan."
So Moses and Aaron took these men who had been designated by name,
And the leaders of Israel, the heads of their families, presented an offering. These men were the tribal leaders who had supervised the registration.
But if only one is sounded, then the leaders, the heads of the clans of Israel, are to gather before you.
a rebellion against Moses, along with 250 men of Israel renowned as leaders of the congregation and representatives in the assembly.
and the sons of Eliab were Nemuel, Dathan, and Abiram. It was Dathan and Abiram, chosen by the congregation, who fought against Moses and Aaron with the followers of Korah who rebelled against the LORD.
Then Moses said to the heads of the tribes of Israel, "This is what the LORD has commanded:
Chapter Outline1. God commands Moses to number the people
5. The princes of the tribes
17. The number of every tribe
47. The Levites are exempted for the service of the Lord
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