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Numbers, the Book of

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Numbers, the Book of: The fourth of the Five Books of Moses, relates the story of the Israelites' sojourn in the desert. The main points include: the consecration of the Levites and the Kohanim, the Spies' trip to Canaan, Korah's mutiny, Balaam's attempt to curse the Israelites, and the Israelites’ war against Midian.
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Sefer Bamidbar
The book begins and ends with counting of Israel, showing G‑d’s love for His precious nation . . .
The name of the fourth book of thhe Torah is Bamidbar, which means ‘desert’. Why such a peculiar name?
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