37 these men who were responsible for spreading the bad report about the land were struck down and died of a plague before the Lord.
37 Even those men that did bring up the evil report upon the land, died by the plague before the Lord.
37 the men who brought up a bad report of the land-- died by plague before the Lord.
37 all these men died. Having spread false rumors of the land, they died in a plague, confronted by God.