Obviously, Moses could not be with the children of Israel forever. Consider the following questions as you read Numbers 27:12–23
: What kind of leader would the Israelites need when Moses was gone? How are leaders chosen in the Church today? Why is the way they are selected important?
Understanding the Scriptures
|Gathered unto thy people (v. 13)||Die|| |
|Strife (v. 14)||Rebellion|| |
|Sanctify (v. 14)||Honor|| |
|A charge (vv. 19, 23)||Instructions, responsibilities, and blessings|| |
Studying the Scriptures
Do activity A as you study Numbers 27.
We Believe …
What principles of the fifth Article of Faith were used in choosing Joshua as a leader in Israel?
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