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And they fell upon their faces, and said, O God, the God of the spirits of all flesh, shall one man sin, and wilt thou be wroth with all the congregation?

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The god

Numbers 27:16
"Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all humankind, appoint a man over the community,
Job 12:10
in whose hand is the life of every creature and the breath of all the human race.
Ecclesiastes 12:7
and the dust returns to the earth as it was, and the life's breath returns to God who gave it.
Isaiah 57:16
For I will not be hostile forever or perpetually angry, for then man's spirit would grow faint before me, the life-giving breath I created.
Zechariah 12:1
The revelation of the word of the Lord concerning Israel: The Lord -- he who stretches out the heavens and lays the foundations of the earth, who forms the human spirit within a person -- says,
Hebrews 12:9
Besides, we have experienced discipline from our earthly fathers and we respected them; shall we not submit ourselves all the more to the Father of spirits and receive life?

One man sin

Genesis 18:23
Abraham approached and said, "Will you sweep away the godly along with the wicked?
2 Samuel 24:1
The Lord's anger again raged against Israel, and he incited David against them, saying, "Go count Israel and Judah."
Romans 5:18
Consequently, just as condemnation for all people came through one transgression, so too through the one righteous act came righteousness leading to life for all people.
1 Corinthians 13:7
It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

General references

Genesis 17:3
Abram bowed down with his face to the ground, and God said to him,
Numbers 14:5
Then Moses and Aaron fell down with their faces to the ground before the whole assembled community of the Israelites.

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