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Korah

(kō`rə), in the Bible. 1 Levite leader, with Dathan and Abiram, of the unsuccessful revolt in the desert against the exclusive priesthood of the Aaronic family and against the leadership of Moses; the rebels were consumed by fire and earthquake. 2 Levitical family, perhaps descended from (1,) that had duties as doorkeepers and singers in the Temple.
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Korah

rose up against Moses; slain by Jehovah. [O.T.: Numbers 16:1–3]
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Preternatural terrors rested upon the Hebrews, when under the feet of Korah and his company the live ground opened and swallowed them up for ever; yet not a modern sun ever sets, but in precisely the same manner the live sea swallows up ships and crews.
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O planejamento urbano representa o uso da terra em sua funcao economica, social, ambiental, institucional e cultural (Okpala, 2009; Boamah, Gyimah, & Nelson, 2012; Cobbinah & Korah, 2016; Yeboah & Shaw, 2013).
Nor were the ancient Hebrews particularly concerned about political freedom; in fact, the Almighty was the top enforcer of top-down order, as when He opened up a cleft in the earth to swallow the rebellious Korah and his 249 co-conspirators.
Numerous instances occur in the Old Testament where God's wrath is evident on Korah, Daman, Abiram, and some 250 others who rebelled against Moses.
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