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beguiled you in the matter of Peor, and in the matter of Cozbi, the
daughter of a prince of Midian, their sister, which was slain in the day
of the plague for Peor's sake.
NUM 26:1 And it came to pass after the plague, that the LORD spake unto
Moses and unto Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest, saying,
NUM 26:2 Take the sum of all the congregation of the children of
Israel, from twenty years old and upward, throughout their fathers'
house, all that are able to go to war in Israel.
NUM 26:3 And Moses and Eleazar the priest spake with them in the plains
of Moab by Jordan near Jericho, saying,
NUM 26:4 Take the sum of the people, from twenty years old and upward;
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