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THE BRAZEN SERPENT.
NUMBERS XXI. 8, 9.
The Lord said unto Moses, Make thee a fiery serpent, and
set it upon a pole ; and it shall come to pass, that every
one that is bitten, when he looketh upon it, shall live.
And Moses made a serpent of brass, and put it upon a
pole ; and it came to pass that if a serpent had bitten
any man, when he beheld the serpent of brass, he lived. 177
THE SIN AND PUNISHMENT OF ACHAN.
JOSHUA VII. 19-21.
And Joshua said unto Achan, My son, give, I pray thee,
glory to the Lord God of Israel, and make confession
unto him; and tell me now what thou hast done; hide