4because they did not meet you with food and water on your journey out of Egypt, and because they hired against you Balaam son of Beor, from Pethor of Mesopotam ... View more
5(Yet the Lord your God refused to heed Balaam; the Lord your God turned the curse into a blessing for you, because the Lord your God loved you.)
22Along with the rest of those they put to death, the Israelites also put to the sword Balaam son of Beor, who practiced divination.
9Then King Balak son of Zippor of Moab, set out to fight against Israel. He sent and invited Balaam son of Beor to curse you,
10but I would not listen to Balaam; therefore he blessed you; so I rescued you out of his hand.
2because they did not meet the Israelites with bread and water, but hired Balaam against them to curse them—yet our God turned the curse into a blessing.
5O my people, remember now what King Balak of Moab devised,
what Balaam son of Beor answered him,
and what happened from Shittim to Gilgal,
that you may know th ... View more
15They have left the straight road and have gone astray, following the road of Balaam son of Bosor, who loved the wages of doing wrong,
11Woe to them! For they go the way of Cain, and abandon themselves to Balaam's error for the sake of gain, and perish in Korah's rebellion.
14But I have a few things against you: you have some there who hold to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to put a stumbling block before the people of Is ... View more
21So Balaam got up in the morning, saddled his donkey, and went with the officials of Moab.Balaam, the Donkey, and the Angel
22God's anger was kindled because h ... View more
8They killed the kings of Midian: Evi, Rekem, Zur, Hur, and Reba, the five kings of Midian, in addition to others who were slain by them; and they also killed B ... View more
16These women here, on Balaam's advice, made the Israelites act treacherously against the Lord in the affair of Peor, so that the plague came among the congrega ... View more