Bible: Numbers 27:15-18

27:15 Then Moses spoke to the Lord: 27:16 Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all humankind, 1  appoint 2  a man over the community, 27:17 who will go out before them, and who will come in before them, 3  and who will lead them out, and who will bring them in, so that 4  the community of the Lord may not be like sheep that have no shepherd.”

27:18 The Lord replied 5  to Moses, “Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is such a spirit, 6  and lay your hand on him; 7 

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