Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Take ye the sum of all the congregation of the children of Israel, after their families, by the house of their fathers, with the number of their names, every male by their polls;
Take ye the sum
Take ye the sum
Take a census of all the congregation of the sons of Israel from twenty years old and upward, by their fathers’ households, whoever is able to go out to war in Israel.”
“When you take
a census of the sons of Israel to number them, then each one of them shall give a ransom for himself to the Lord, when you number them, so that there will be no plague among them when you number them.
a beka a head (that is, half a shekel according to the shekel of the sanctuary), for each one who passed over to those who were numbered, from twenty years old and upward, for 603,550 men.
2 Samuel 24:1
Now again the anger of the Lord burned against Israel, and it incited David against them to say, “ Go, number Israel and Judah.”
1 Chronicles 21:1
Then Satan stood up against Israel and moved David to number Israel.
1 Chronicles 27:23
But David did not
count those twenty years of age and under, because the Lord had said He would multiply Israel as the stars of heaven.
Then Jacob summoned his sons and said, “Assemble yourselves that I may tell you what will befall you
in the days to come.
Now these are the
names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob; they came each one with his household:
and they assembled all the congregation together on the
first of the second month. Then they registered by ancestry in their families, by their fathers’ households, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, head by head,
These are the heads of their fathers’ households.
The sons of Reuben, Israel’s firstborn: Hanoch and Pallu, Hezron and Carmi; these are the families of Reuben.
the Lord had commanded Moses. So he numbered them in the wilderness of Sinai.