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The Episode of the Spies (Numbers 13-14)
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The Episode of the Spies (Numbers 13-14)

The twelve spies sent representing the twelve tribes of Israel return with good news and bad news. The good news is that the land was indeed a land flowing with milk and honey, with abundance of resources. The bad news is that it is inhabited by people who are superior in size and stronger than Israel.