Book of Numbers

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Noun1.Book of Numbers - the fourth book of the Old Testament; contains a record of the number of Israelites who followed Moses out of Egypt
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Laws, Pentateuch, Torah - the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit
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I hope that our newlypublished Onkelos on the Torah (Bereishit, Shemot, Vayikra, Bemidbar, with the last volume soon to be published) will fill a void and help revive a Jewish commitment to the ancient formula, mandating that we review the weekly portion, twice from the biblical text and once with Onkelos.
concluded that this text (from Bemidbar Rabbah about the eser nekudot) must have been written by a deviant student without his teacher's knowledge and therefore possesses no authority.
Bemidbar Rabbah 20, 19 and parallels listed in Vayikra Rabbah 36,6, Margulies, p.