“Then Moses brought out all the staffs from before the Lord to all the people of Israel. And they looked, and each man took his staff.”
Then Moses brought out all the staffs
Staffs H4294: A branch (as extending); a tribe; a rod for chastising; a rod for ruling (a scepter); a walking staff; a support for life.
“Therefore thus says the LORD: “If you return, I will restore you, and you shall stand before me. If you utter what is precious, and not what is worthless, you shall be as my mouth. They shall turn to you, but you shall not turn to them.”
From before the Lord
“Be silent, all flesh, before the LORD, for he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.”
To all the people of Israel.
“For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, like men sentenced to death, because we have become a spectacle to the world, to angels, and to men.”
1 Corinthians 4:9
And they looked,
“And the angel who talked with me came again and woke me, like a man who is awakened out of his sleep. And he said to me, “What do you see?” I said, “I see, and behold, a lampstand all of gold, with a bowl on the top of it, and seven lamps on it, with seven lips on each of the lamps that are on the top of it.”
And each man took his staff.
“By the mouth of a fool comes a rod for his back, but the lips of the wise will preserve them.”
“And when he comes, he will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment:”