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Geneva Bible Notes (1560): Numbers 35

2 a Because they had no inheritance assigned them in the land of Canaan.

2 b God wolde haue them scatered through all the land, because the people might be preserued by them in the obedience of God & his lawe.

2 ! Vnto the Leuites are giuen cities and suburbes.

5 c So that in all were thre thousand: and in the compasse of these two thousand they might plant & sowe.

12 d Meaning from the next of kinred, who oght to pursue the cause.

14 e Among the Reubenites, Gadites, and the halfe tribe of Manasseh.

16 f Wittingly, and willingly.

17 g That is, with a big and dangerous stone: in Ebr. with a stone of his hand.

22 / Ebr. [?].

25 i Vnder this figure is declared that our sinnes colde not be remitted, but by the death of the hie Priest, Jesus Christ.

29 l A lawe to judge murthers done, ether of purpose or vnadvisedly.

30 ! For one mans witnes shal no man be condemned.

33 n So God is mindful of the blood wrongfully shed that he maketh his domme creatures to demande vengeance thereof.