Numbers

Author– Moses
Date– 1405-1407 B.C.
Main Individuals
Aaron- 1:3-2:1; 3:1-10; 12:1-5; 20:23-29
Balaam- 22:1-24:25; 31:7-16
Caleb- 13-14; 26:65; 32:12; 34:19
Eleazar- 3:1-4; 4:16; 16:36-40; 20:25-29; 26:1-4, 63; 27:2, 15-23; 32:2; 34:17
Joshua- 11:28; 13-14; 26:65; 27:15-23; 32:11-12, 28; 34:17
Korah- 16:1-40; 26:9
Miriam- 12; 20:1; 26:59
Moses- Whole Book
God’s Character
Long-suffering- 14:18
Merciful- 14:18
Provident- 26:65
True- 23:19
Wrathful- 11:1, 33; 12:9-10; 14:37, 40-45; 16:31, 35; 21:6; 25:9; 32:14
Short Summary-Begins with the Israelites camped at Mount Sinai after departing Egypt.  Explains why the trip to Canaan took so long and why the first generation did not get to enter the awaited promise land.
Key Verses
6:24-26
9:17
12:6-8
14:30-34