Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And those that died in the plague were twenty and four thousand.

Bible References

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Numbers 25:4
The Lord said to Moses, “Take all the leaders of the people and execute them in broad daylight before the Lord, so that the fierce anger of the Lord may turn away from Israel.”
Deuteronomy 4:3
Your eyes have seen what the Lord has done in the case of Baal-peor, for all the men who followed Baal-peor, the Lord your God has destroyed them from among you.
1 Corinthians 10:8
Nor let us act immorally, as some of them did, and twenty-three thousand fell in one day.

General references

Numbers 1:23
their numbered men of the tribe of Simeon were 59,300.
Numbers 26:1
Then it came about after the plague, that the Lord spoke to Moses and to Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest, saying,
Deuteronomy 28:21
The Lord will make the pestilence cling to you until He has consumed you from the land where you are entering to possess it.