Numbers 21
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The people grumbled so the LORD sent snakes. Moses made a bronze snake and whoever looked at it lived. Israel defeated the Amorites.

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Another action-packed chapter, also including the Israelites singing "Spring up, O well" and a reference to 'The Book of the Wars of the Lord'.


V8 The Lord said to Moses, ‘Make a snake and put it up on a pole; anyone who is bitten can look at it and live.’
Today the brazen serpent monument on Mt Nebo parallels Jesus crucifixion on the cross.
One can look at Him and live

Detera Noe

take it as my assignmentent which given by my Bible teacher.

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