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Numbers 2

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 1 And the LORD spoke to Moses and to Aaron, saying,

 2 "Every man of the children of Israel shall pitch by his own standard, with the ensign of their father's house far away from the tabernacle of the congregation.

 3 And on the east side toward the rising of the sun shall they of the standard of the camp of Judah pitch throughout their armies; and Nahshon the son of Amminadab shall be captain of the children of Judah.

 4 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were seventy four thousand six hundred.

 5 And those who pitch next to him shall be the tribe of Issachar; and Nethaneel the son of Zuar shall be captain of the children of Issachar.

 6 And his host, and those that were numbered of them were fifty four thousand four hundred.

 7 For the tribe of Zebulun Eliab the son of Helon shall be captain of the children of Zebulun.

 8 And his host, and those that were numbered of them were fifty seven thousand four hundred.

 9 All that were numbered in the camp of Judah were a hundred thousand and eighty six thousand four hundred, throughout their armies. These shall be the first to advance.

 10 On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben according to their armies; and the captain of the children of Reuben shall be Elizur the son of Shedeur.

 11 And his host, and those that were numbered of them were forty six thousand five hundred.

 12 And those which pitch by him shall be the tribe of Simeon; and the captain of the children of Simeon shall be Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai.

 13 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were fifty nine thousand three hundred.

 14 Then the tribe of Gad; and the captain of the sons of Gad shall be Eliasaph the son of Reuel.

 15 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty five thousand six hundred fifty.

 16 All who were numbered in the camp of Reuben were a hundred fifty one thousand four hundred fifty throughout their armies. And they shall advance as the second rank.

 17 Then the tabernacle of the congregation shall set forward with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camp; as they encamp, so shall they advance, every man in his place by their standards.

 18 On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim, according to their armies; and the captain of the sons of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud.

 19 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty thousand five hundred.

 20 And by him shall be the tribe of Manasseh; and the captain of the children of Manasseh shall be Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur.

 21 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were thirty two thousand two hundred.

 22 Then the tribe of Benjamin; and the captain of the sons of Benjamin shall be Abidan the son of Gideoni.

 23 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were thirty five thousand four hundred.

 24 All that were numbered of the camp of Ephraim were a hundred eight thousand one hundred, throughout their armies. And they shall go forward in the third rank.

 25 The standard of the camp of Dan shall be on the north side by their armies; and the captain of the children of Dan shall be Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai.

 26 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were sixty two thousand seven hundred.

 27 And those that encamp by him shall be the tribe of Asher; and the captain of the children of Asher shall be Pagiel the son of Ocran.

 28 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty one thousand five hundred.

 29 Then the tribe of Naphtal; and the captain of the children of Naphtali shall be Ahira the son of Enan.

 30 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were fifty three thousand four hundred.

 31 All those who were numbered in the camp of Dan were a hundred fifty seven thousand six hundred. They shall go rear most with their standards.

 32 These are those which were numbered of the children of Israel by the house of their fathers; all those that were numbered of the camps throughout their hosts were six hundred three thousand five hundred and fifty.

 33 But the Levites were not numbered among the children of Israel; as the LORD commanded Moses.

 34 And the children of Israel did according to all that the LORD commanded Moses; so they pitched their tents at night by their standards, and so they advanced in the morning, everyone after their families, according to the house of their fathers.


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