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KORAH16 1Now Korah, son of Izhar son of Kohath son of Levi, a-betookhimself,-a along with Dathan and Abiram sons of Eliab, b-and On son of Peleth—descendants of Reuben-b—2to rise up against Moses, together with two hundred and fifty Israelites, chieftains of the community, chosen in the assembly, men of repute. 3They combined against Moses and Aaron and said to them, "You have gone too far! For all the community are holy, all of them, and the Lord is in their midst. Why then do you raise yourselves above the Lord's congregation?"
a-a Lit. "took"; meaning of Heb. uncertain.
b-b According to Num. 26.5, 8-9, Eliab was son of Pallu, son of Reuben.
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