Balak summons Balaam
Balak, the king of Moab, sent messengers to Balaam to ask him to curse the Israelites.
Key passages
Nu 22:2–6

Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel did to the Amorites, and Moab was very terrified in the presence of the people because they were numerous; and Moab dreaded the presence of the Israelites. And Moab said to the elders of Midian, “Now the crowd will lick up all around us, like a …

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