52 And all the gold of the offering that they offered up to the Lord (of the captains over thousands and hundreds) was sixteen thousand seven hundred and fifty shekels.

53 (For the men of war had spoiled, every man for [a]himself.)

54 And Moses and Eleazar the Priest took the gold of the captains over the thousands, and over the hundreds, and brought it into the Tabernacle of the Congregation, for a [b]memorial of the children of Israel before the Lord.

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  1. Numbers 31:53 And gave no portion to their captains.
  2. Numbers 31:54 That the Lord might remember the children of Israel.
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