New International Version
Of the men who went to explore the land, only Joshua son of Nun and Caleb son of Jephunneh survived.
King James Bible
But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, which were of the men that went to search the land, lived still.
Darby Bible Translation
But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, lived still of the men that had gone to search out the land.
World English Bible
But Joshua the son of Nun, and Caleb the son of Jephunneh, remained alive of those men who went to spy out the land.
Young's Literal Translation
and Joshua son of Nun, and Caleb son of Jephunneh, have lived of those men who go to spy out the land.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Those men that did bring up the evil report died - Thus ten of the twelve that searched out the land were struck dead, by the justice of God, on the spot! Caleb, of the tribe of Judah, and Joshua, of the tribe of Ephraim, alone escaped, because they had followed God fully. Let preachers of God's word take heed how they straiten the way of salvation, or render, by unjust description, that way perplexed and difficult which God has made plain and easy.
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'Pardon, I beseech Thee, the iniquity of this people according unto the greatness of Thy mercy, and as Thou hast forgiven this people, from Egypt even until now.' --NUM. xiv. 19. See how in this story a divine threat is averted and a divine promise is broken, thus revealing a standing law that these in Scripture are conditional. This striking incident of Moses' intercession suggests to us some thoughts as to I. The ground of the divine forgiveness. The appeal is not based on anything in the people. …
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from the tribe of Judah, Caleb son of Jephunneh;
these men who were responsible for spreading the bad report about the land were struck down and died of a plague before the LORD.
When Moses reported this to all the Israelites, they mourned bitterly.
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