Numbers 16:35
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New International Version
And fire came out from the LORD and consumed the 250 men who were offering the incense.

King James Bible
And there came out a fire from the LORD, and consumed the two hundred and fifty men that offered incense.

Darby Bible Translation
And there came out a fire from Jehovah, and consumed the two hundred and fifty men that had presented incense.

World English Bible
Fire came forth from Yahweh, and devoured the two hundred fifty men who offered the incense.

Young's Literal Translation
and fire hath come out from Jehovah, and consumeth the two hundred and fifty men bringing near the perfume.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

They, and all that appertained to them - Korah, Dathan, and Abiram, and all that appertained to their respective families, went down into the pit caused by this supernatural earthquake; while the fire from the Lord consumed the 250 men that bare censers. Thus there were two distinct punishments, the pit and the fire, for the two divisions of these rebels.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

and there

Numbers 11:1 And when the people complained, it displeased the LORD: and the LORD heard it; and his anger was kindled...

Numbers 26:10 And the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed them up together with Korah, when that company died...

Leviticus 10:2 And there went out fire from the LORD, and devoured them, and they died before the LORD.

Psalm 106:18 And a fire was kindled in their company; the flame burned up the wicked.

two hundred

Numbers 16:2,17 And they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly...

Library
September 3. "The God of Israel Hath Separated You" (Num. xvi. 9).
"The God of Israel hath separated you" (Num. xvi. 9). The little plant may grow out of a manure heap, and be surrounded by filth, and covered very often with the floating dust that is borne upon the breeze, but its white roots are separated from the unclean soil, and its leaves and flowers have no affinity with the dust that settles upon them; and after a shower of summer rain they throw off every particle of defilement, and look up, as fresh and spotless as before, for their intrinsic nature cannot
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth

Conflict.
"Therefore let us also, seeing we are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus the Author and Perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the Cross, despising shame, and hath sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. For consider Him that hath endured such gainsaying of sinners against themselves, that ye
Thomas Charles Edwards—The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews

Cross References
Revelation 11:5
If anyone tries to harm them, fire comes from their mouths and devours their enemies. This is how anyone who wants to harm them must die.

Leviticus 10:2
So fire came out from the presence of the LORD and consumed them, and they died before the LORD.

Numbers 11:1
Now the people complained about their hardships in the hearing of the LORD, and when he heard them his anger was aroused. Then fire from the LORD burned among them and consumed some of the outskirts of the camp.

Numbers 16:2
and rose up against Moses. With them were 250 Israelite men, well-known community leaders who had been appointed members of the council.

Numbers 16:34
At their cries, all the Israelites around them fled, shouting, "The earth is going to swallow us too!"

Numbers 16:36
The LORD said to Moses,

Numbers 16:49
But 14,700 people died from the plague, in addition to those who had died because of Korah.

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