New Living Translation
So Balak took Balaam to the top of Mount Peor, overlooking the wasteland.
King James Bible
And Balak brought Balaam unto the top of Peor, that looketh toward Jeshimon.
Darby Bible Translation
And Balak brought Balaam to the top of Peor, which looks over the surface of the waste.
World English Bible
Balak took Balaam to the top of Peor, that looks down on the desert.
Young's Literal Translation
And Balak taketh Balaam to the top of Peor, which is looking on the front of the wilderness,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
23:28 Peor - An high place called Beth - peor, Deu 3:29. That is, the house or temple of Peor, because there they worshipped Baal - peor.
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(Admonition 31.) Differently to be admonished are those who lament their transgressions, and yet forsake them not, and those who forsake them, and yet lament them not. For those who lament their transgressions and yet forsake them not are to be admonished to learn to consider anxiously that they cleanse themselves in vain by their weeping, if they wickedly defile themselves in their living, seeing that the end for which they wash themselves in tears is that, when clean, they may return to filth. …
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After that they went to the valley in Moab where Pisgah Peak overlooks the wasteland.
Then King Balak said to Balaam, "Come, I will take you to one more place. Perhaps it will please God to let you curse them from there."
Balaam again told Balak, "Build me seven altars, and prepare seven young bulls and seven rams for me to sacrifice."
By now Balaam realized that the LORD was determined to bless Israel, so he did not resort to divination as before. Instead, he turned and looked out toward the wilderness,
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