(3/-1) The first time the Lord plagued this country was in Genesis 12, and was only a precursor for what was coming in Exodus.
(6/-2) In Numbers 14:12, God offers this man, â€œI will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.â€
(9/-3) New Testament book referenced in the following quote: â€œIf any man shall add unto these things, God shall add unto him the plagues that are written in this book.â€
(12/-4) In 2 Samuel 24, seventy thousand people died when this king chose three days of pestilence over seven years of famine and three months of enemy invasion.
(15/-5) This prophet who symbolically shaved his head announced in the book named for him that â€œa third shall die with pestilence, a third shall fall by the sword, and a third shall be scattered to the wind.â€