6 And Moses said to Aaron, and to Eleazar and Ithamar, his sons, “Do not [a]uncover your heads nor tear your clothes, lest you die, and wrath come upon all the people. But let your brethren, the whole house of Israel, [b]bewail the burning which the Lord has kindled.
19 And I have given the Levites as a gift to Aaron and his sons from among the children of Israel, to do the work for the children of Israel in the tabernacle of meeting, and to make atonement for the children of Israel, that there be no plague among the children of Israel when the children of Israel come near the sanctuary.”
46 So Moses said to Aaron, “Take a censer and put fire in it from the altar, put incense on it, and take it quickly to the congregation and make [a]atonement for them; for wrath has gone out from the Lord. The plague has begun.”
19 Then He struck the men of Beth Shemesh, because they had looked into the ark of the Lord. [a]He struck fifty thousand and seventy men of the people, and the people lamented because the Lord had struck the people with a great slaughter.
1 Samuel 6:19Or He struck seventy men of the people and fifty oxen of a man
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