Numbers

About the Book of Numbers

This is the story of Israel's people. They were travelling from Egypt to the country called Canaan. They were in the desert for 40 years.
Moses was the man that the LORD chose to guide the Israelites out of Egypt. Aaron was the brother of Moses. He was the first priest that the Israelites had.
The first part of the book (Chapters 1-10) describes what happened at Sinai.
The second part (Chapters 11-20) describes what happened in the desert. This was near to a place called Kadesh.
The third part (Chapters 21-36) describes what happened near to the country called Canaan.