Numbers 17:1-13, NLT
The Budding of Aaron’s Staff
1*17:1 Verses 17:1-13 are numbered 17:16-28 in Hebrew text.Then the Lord said to Moses,
6So Moses gave the instructions to the people of Israel, and each of the twelve tribal leaders, including Aaron, brought Moses a staff.
9When Moses brought all the staffs out from the Lord’s presence, he showed them to the people. Each man claimed his own staff.
12Then the people of Israel said to Moses, “Look, we are doomed! We are dead! We are ruined!