28:12 rest. Israel could not enter the full rest in Canaan (Deut. 12:9) because of unbelief (Ps. 95:11). The hope for rest lay in the promises to Moses (1 Kin. 8:56) and to David (Ps. 132:8, 14, 17). Instead of enjoying the rest that comes by faith, Israel will be punished by her enemies.