Study Guide

Book of Numbers Figures

Moses

Moses is mentioned more than anyone else in Numbers. Aside from God, of course. Hey, the Creator...

God

He's the Creator of Heaven and Earth. All seeing and all-knowing. The ultimate judge of good and...

Aaron & Sons

Aaron is Moses's older brother who's been helping out all through Exodus and Leviticus. So, what...

The Israelites

A little over a year before Numbers begins, the Israelites were (literally) slaving away in...

Joshua

Even though he's been hanging around helping Moses since Exodus, Numbers is really Joshua's time...

Caleb

Caleb gets his first biblical mention in Numbers when he appears as one of the twelve spies sent...

Enemies Of Israel

The ancient Israelites had God on their side. So, who would be silly enough to go against them?...

Balaam

Basically, Balaam is kind of a prophet for hire. For the right fee, he'll bless or curse whomever...

Daughters of Zelophehad

These ladies only get a couple of quick mentions in the Book of Numbers, but they're a couple of...

Miriam

Miriam is Moses's older sister, who's been with him since she watched his basket float down the...