The men of Israel sampled their provisions but did not enquire of the LORD.
So the men of Israel took some of their provisions, and did not ask for the counsel of the LORD.
So the Israelite leaders examined their bread, but they did not consult the LORD.
The men of Israel looked them over and accepted the evidence. But they didn't ask GOD about it.
And the men took some of their food, without requesting directions from the Lord.
So the leaders partook of their provisions, and did not ask direction from the LORD.
Then the men of Israel took some of their provisions; but they did not ask counsel of the LORD.
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1 tn Heb “took.” This probably means they tasted some of the food to make sure it was stale.
2 tn Heb “but they did not ask the mouth of the