and the earth opened its mouth and swallowed them and their households, all Korah's men and all their possessions.
Cross ReferencesNumbers 16:31
As soon as Moses had finished saying all this, the ground beneath them split open,
They went down alive into Sheol with all they owned. The earth closed over them, and they vanished from the assembly.
But those who died from the plague numbered 14,700, in addition to those who had died on account of Korah.
And the earth opened its mouth and swallowed them along with Korah, whose followers died when the fire consumed 250 men. They serve as a warning sign.
However, the line of Korah did not die out.
and what He did in the midst of all the Israelites to Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab the Reubenite, when the earth opened its mouth and swallowed them, their households, their tents, and every living thing that belonged to them.
The earth opened up and swallowed Dathan; it covered the assembly of Abiram.
As when one plows and breaks up the soil, so our bones have been scattered at the mouth of Sheol.
The earth is utterly broken apart, the earth is split open, the earth is shaken violently.
Chapter Outline1. The rebellion of Korah, Dathan, and Abiram
23. Moses separates the people from the rebels' tents
31. The earth swallows up Korah, and a fire consumes others
36. The censers are reserved to holy use
41. 14,700 are slain by a plague, for murmuring against Moses and Aaron
46. Aaron by incense stays the plague
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