Joshua Chapter 24 (Bible Marathon Day 105)

Joshua Chapter 24 (Bible Marathon Day 105) Covenant Ceremony. 1 a Joshua gathered together all the tribes of Israel at Shechem, summoning the elders, leaders, judges, and officers of Israel. When they stood in ranks before God, 2 Joshua addressed all the people: “Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel: In times past your… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 24 (Bible Marathon Day 105)

Joshua Chapter 23 (Bible Marathon Day 105)

Joshua Chapter 23 (Bible Marathon Day 105) Joshua’s Final Plea. 1 Many years later, after the LORD had given the Israelites rest from all their enemies round about them, and when Joshua was old and advanced in years,a 2 he summoned all Israel, including their elders, leaders, judges and officers, and said to them: “I… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 23 (Bible Marathon Day 105)

Joshua Chapter 22 (Bible Marathon Day 104)

Joshua Chapter 22 (Bible Marathon Day 104) The Eastern Tribes Dismissed. 1 At that time Joshua summoned the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh 2 and said to them:a “You have observed all that Moses, the servant of the LORD, commanded you, and have listened to my voice in everything I commanded you.… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 22 (Bible Marathon Day 104)

Joshua Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 104)

Joshua Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 104) Levitical Cities. 1 The heads of the Levite families* approached Eleazar the priest, Joshua, son of Nun, and the heads of families of the other tribes of the Israelitesa 2 at Shiloh in the land of Canaan, and said to them, “The LORD commanded, through Moses, that cities… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 104)

Joshua Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 103)

Joshua Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 103) Cities of Refuge. 1 a The LORD said to Joshua:* 2 Tell the Israelites: Designate for yourselves the cities of refuge of which I spoke to you through Moses, 3 to which anyone guilty of inadvertent and unintentional homicide may flee for asylum from the avenger of blood.… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 103)

Joshua Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 103)

Joshua Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 103) Simeon. 1 The second lot fell to Simeon. The heritage of the tribe of Simeonites by their clans lay within that of the Judahites. 2 a For their heritage they received Beer-sheba, Shema, Moladah, 3 Hazar-shual, Balah, Ezem, 4 Eltolad, Bethul, Hormah, 5 Ziklag, Bethmar-caboth, Hazar-susah, 6 Beth-lebaoth,… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 103)

Joshua Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 102)

Joshua Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 102) 1 The whole community of the Israelites assembled at Shiloh, where they set up the tent of meeting; and the land was subdued before them.a The Seven Remaining Portions. 2 There remained seven tribes among the Israelites that had not yet received their heritage. 3 Joshua therefore said… Continue reading Joshua Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 102)