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God strikes the Beth-shemites
Some of the inhabitants of Beth-shemesh treated the ark irreverently, and God struck them down.
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1 Sa 6:19–21

He struck seventy men among the men of Beth Shemesh because they looked into the ark of Yahweh. So the people mourned because Yahweh had struck a great blow among the people. Then the men of Beth Shemesh asked, “Who is able to stand before Yahweh, this holy God? And to whom shall it …

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