For he was a follower of the Mighty One,
and in the time of Moses he did devoted service,
he and Caleb son of Jephunneh,
by opposing the whole community,
by preventing the people from sinning,
and by silencing the mutters of rebellion.
Hence these two alone were preserved
out of six hundred thousand men on the march,
and brought into their inheritance,
into a land where milk and honey flow. (Sirach 46:7-8)
Just Joshua and Caleb out of 600,000 entered the promised land. Sometimes it causes me to tremble...
PROPERANTES ADVENTUM DIEI DEI