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and divided hy lor. 28 But the mountain shall be thine ; for it city of the children of Judah. This was the is a wood, and thou shalt cut it down: and weit quarter. the out-goings of it thall be thine; for thou 15 And the south quarter was from the end Halt drive out the Canaanites, though they of Kirjath-jearim, and the border went out have iron chariots, and though they be trong on the weft, and went oui to the well of waC H A P, XVIII.

ters of Nephtoah; i The tabernacle is set up at Shiloh. 2 The 16 And the border came down to the end

remainder of the land is described, 10 and of the mountain that lieth before the valley divided by lot. 21 Cities of Benjamin. of the son of Hinnom, and which is in the dren of Israel assembled together at Shio scended to the valley of Hinnom, to the side

, loh, and set up the tabernacle of the congre- of Jebufi on the south, and descended to En. gation there : and the land was subdued be- rogel, fore them.

17 And was drawn from the north, and 2 And there remained among the children went forth to En-Themesh, and went forth to. of Israel seveo tribes, which had not yet re- ward Celiloth, which is over against the go. ceived their inheritance.

ing up of Adummim, and descended to th: 3 And Joshua said unto the children of If- ftone of Bohan the son of Reuben, sael, How long are ye llack to go to possess 18 And jaffed along toward the fide over the land which the LORD God of your fathers againft Arabah northward, and went down hath given you !

unto Arabah; 4 Give out from among you three men for 19 And the border pated along to the Gde coch tribe ; and I will send them, and they of Beth-hoglah, northward : and the out-go. Mall rise and go through the land, and de- ings of the border were at the north bay of fcribe it, according to the inheritance of the salt sea, at the south end of Jordan. This them: and they thall come agair to me. was the fouch coait.

$ And they thail divide it into seven parts : 20 And Jordan was the border of it on the Jurlah Mail abide in their coatt on the south, east side. This was the inheritance of the and the house o: Joseph fhall abide in their children of Benjamin, by the coafts thereof coasts on the north.

round about, according to their families, 6 Ye thali therefore describe the land into 21 Now the cities of the tribe of the chil. leven paris, and bring the description hither dren of Benjamin, accouling to their fami. tome, that I may cait lots for you here be lies, were Jericho, and Beth-hoglah, and the fore the LORD Our God.

valley of Keziz, 7 But the levices have no part among you, 22 And Beth-arabah, and Zemaraim, and for the priesthood of ihe LORD is their in- Beth-el, heritance: and Gad, and Reuben, and halfthe 23 And Avim, and Parah, and Ophrah; tribe of Manasseh, have received their in. 24 And Chephar-haamonai, and Ophni, deritance beyond Jordan on the caft, which and Gaba ; twelve cities with their villages: Moses the rervant of the LORD gave them. 25 Gibeon, and Ramah, and Beeroth,

8 9 And the men arose, and went away : 26 And Mizpeh,and Chephiran,and Mozah, and Joshua charged them that went to de. 27 And Rekcm, and Irpeel, and Taralah, Scribe the land, saying, Go, and walk through 28 And Zelah, Éleph, and Jebuti, (which is the land, and describe it, and come again to Jerusalem,) Gibeath, and Kirjath fourteen me, that I may here cat lots for you before cities with their villages. This is the in. the LORD in Shiloh.

heritance of the children of Benjamin accord. 9. And the men went, and passed through ing to their families. thé land, and described it by cities into seven

CHA P. XIX. parts in a book, and came again to Jodhua, to The lot of Simeon, 10 of Zebulun, 17 of IT.' the host at Shiloh.

Sachar, 24 of 4fret, 320f Naphiali, 40 and 10 ( And Joshua caft lots for them in Shi. of Dan. 49 The children of Israel give an Joh before the LORD : and there Joshua di. inheritance to yolua. vided the land unto the children of Israel, ac.

: cording to their divisions.

even for the tribe of the children of si. 1 And the lot of the tribe of the chil. meon, according to their familles : and their dren of Benjamin came up according to their inheritance was within the inheritance of the families : and the coaft of their lot came children of Judah. forth between the children of Judah and the 2 And they had in their inheritance, Beer. children of Joseph.

sheba, and Sheba, and Moladan, 12 And their border on the north side was 3 And Hazar-thual, and Balah, and Azem, from Jordan: and the border went up to the 4 And Elrolad, and Bethul, and Hormah, fide of Jericho on the north fide, and went up Ś And Ziklag, and Eech-marcaboth, and through the mountains weft ward; and the goc Hazar-furah, ings out thereuf were at the wilderness of O And Beth-lebaoth,and Sharuhen; thirteen Beth-aven.

cities and their villages : 13 And the border went over from thence

7 Ain, Remmon, and Fther, and Amhan; toward Luz, to the side of Luz, (which is four cities and their villages : Beth-el,) southward, and the border descend. 8 And all the villages that were round ed to Ataroth-adar, near the hill that lieth about these cities, to Baalatl-beer, Ramath on the south-side of the nether Beth-horon. cf the south. This is the inheritance of the

14 And the border was drawn thence, and tribe of the children of Simeon, according to compared the corner of the sea southward, their families. from the hill that lieth before Beth-horen 9 Out of the portion of the children of fouthward; and the gangs thereot were Judan as the inheritance of the children at Kirjath-baal, (which is Kirjath.jcarii,) a of Simcon; for the part of the children of The lots of Jeveral tribes.

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Forua's inherilancé. Judah was too much for them; tkerefore the 34 And then the coast turneth weftward to children of Simeon had their inheritance with. Aznoth-tabor, and gocth out from thence to in the inheritance of them.

Hukkok, and reacheth io Zebulun on the 10 f And the third ut came up for the south side, and reacheth to Ather on the weft children of Zebulun, according to their fa- fide, and to Judah upon Jordan toward the milies: and the border of their inheritance sun-siting. Was unto Sarid.

35 And the fenced cities are Ziddim, Zer, 11 and their border went up toward the and Hammath, Rakkath, and Cinnereth, sea, and Maralah, and reached to Dabbatheth, 36 Ant Adamah, and Ramah, and Hazor, and reached to the river that is before Jok. 37 And Kedcih, and Edrei, and En-hazor, Neam;

38 And Iron, and Migdalel, fiorem, and 12 Ånd turned from Sarid eaftward toward Beth-anath, and Beth-themeth : nineteen cie the fun-rifing unto the border of Chilloth-ta- ties with their villages. bor, and then goeth out to Daberath, and goech 39 This is the inheritance of the tribe of up to Japhia,

the children of Naphtali according to their 13 And from thence pafTeth on along on the families, the cities and their villages. eart to Gittah-hepher, to Ittah-kazin, and 40 And the seventh lot came out for the goeth out to Remmon-methoar to Neah; tribe ofthe children of Dan according to their

14 Add the border compatieth it on the families. north-lide to Hannathon; and the outgoings 41 And the coast of their inheritance was thereof are in the valley of Jiphthah-el; Zorah, and Fihiaol, and Ir-themeth,

15 And Kattath, and Nahallal, and Shim. 42 and Shaalabbin, and Ajalon, and Jeth. ron, and Idalah, and Beth-lchem : twelve lah, cities with their villages.

43 And Flon, and Thimuathah, and Ekron, 16 This is the inheritance of the children of 44 And Eltekeh, and Gibbethon, and BaaZebalun, according to their families, these lath, cities with their villages.

45 And Jehud, and Bene-berak, and Gathe 17 And the fourth lot came out to Iffa- rimmor, char, for the children of Iffachar according to 46 And Me-jarhon, and Rakkon, with the their families.

border before Jap ho. 18 And their border was toward Jezreel, 47 And the coast of the children of Dan and Chesalloth, and Shunem,

went out too little for them; therefore the 19 And Hapharaini, and Shihon, and Ana. children of Dan went up to fight against Leharath,

them, and took it, and smote it with the edge 20 And Rabbitb, and Kishion, and Abez, of the sword, and posseffed it, and dwelc

21 And Remech, and En-gannm, and En. therein, and called Letheni, D., after the haddah, and Beth-pazzez;

pame of Dan their father. 22 And the coast reachcth to Tabor, and 48 This is the inheritance ofthe tribe of the Shahazimah, and Beth-themesh, and the out- children of Dan according to their families, goings of their border were at Jordan: fix. these cities with their villages. teen cities with their villages.

49 When they had made an end of divid. 23 This is the inheritance of the tribe of the ing the land for inheritance by their coafts, children of Isachar, according to their fami. the children of lfrael gave an inheritance tú lies, the cities and their villages.

Joihua the son of Nun aniong them : 24 And the fifth lot came out for the 50 According to the word of the LORD tribe of the children of Ather, according to they gave him the city which he asked, even their families.

Timnath-Serah in mount Ephraim ; and he 25 And their border was Helkath, and built the city, and dwelt therein. Hali, and Beten, and Achshaph,

s! These are the inheritances which Eleg. 26 And Alammelech, and Amad, and Mi. zar the priest, and Jothua the son of Nuir, and heal; and reached to Carmel weftward, and the heads of the fathers of the tribes of the to Shihor-libnath,

children of lírael, divided for an inberitance 27 And turneth toward the sun-rising to by lot in Shilch before the LORD, at the door Beth-dagon, and reacheth to Zebulun and to of: he tabernacle of the congregation. So they tae valley of Jiphthah-el toward the north- made an “ud of dividing the country. fide of Beth-emek, and Neiel, and goeth out

CHA P. XX. to Cabul on the left hand

i God commandert, 7 and the Ifraelites op 28 And Hebron, and Rehob, and Hammon,

point, wx cities of refuge. and Kanah, even unto great Zidon ;

29 And then the coast turneth to Ramah, 2 Speak to the children of Israel, iaying, and' to the itsung city Tyre, and the coaft Appoint cui for you cities of refuge, wherect turoeth to Horah; and the outgoings there. I pake unto you by the hand of Moses: of are at the sea, from the coaft to Achzib: 3 That the player that killeth any person

to liminah also, and Aphek, and Rehob: unawares, and unwittingly, may Hee thi. twenty and two cities with their villages. ther : and they shall be your refuge from the

31 This is the inheritance of the tribe of avenger of blood. the children of Ather according to their fa- 4 And when he that doth Mec unto one of milies, there cities with their villages. those cities thall faw at the entering of the

32 The fixth tot came out to the chil. gate of the city, and shall declare his cause in dren of Naphtali, even for the children of the ears of the elders of that city; they thali Naphtali according to their families.

take him into the city unto them, and give 33 And their coat was from Heleph, from him a place,

that he niay dwell among them. Allon to Zainanaim, and Adami, Nokeb, and s And if the avenger of bloon pursue after Jabneel, unto Lakum; and the outgoings him, then they thail not deliver the layed Chercof worcat Jordan :

up into his hand; because he smo:e his


De cities gives

otbe Leviter. neighbour unwittingly, and hated him not the father of Anak, (which city is Hebron, betoreiime.

in the hill-country of Judah, with the fube 6 And he thall dwell iu that city, until he urbs thereof round about it. Aand before the congregation for judgmeni, 12 But the fields of the city, and the vil. and until the death

of the high prieit that lages thereof, gave they to Caled the son of Thall be in those days: then thall the dayer Jephunneh, for his poiretsion. return, and come unto his own city, and un- 13 Thus they gave to the children of to his own house, unto the city from whence Aaron the priett Hebron with her suburbs, to he fied.

be a city of refuge for the layer, and Libnah 79 And they appointed Kedeth in Galilce with her suburbs, in niount Naphtali, and Shechem in mount 14 And Jattir with her suburbs, and . Ephraim, and Kirjath-arba, (which is He temoa with her suburbs, bron) in the mountain of Judah.

15 And Holon with her suburbs, and De. 8 And on the other side Jordan, by Jericho bir with her suburbs, caftward, they alligned Bezer in the wilder. 16 And Ain with her suburbs, and Juttah ness upon the plain, out of the tribe of Reu. with her suburbs, and Beth-themefh with her ben, and Ramoth in Gilead out of the tribe suburbs : nine cities out of those two tribes. of Gad, and Golan in Baihan out of the tribe 17 And out of the tribe of Benjamin, Gibe. of Manafleh.

on with her suburbs, Geba with her suburbs, 9 These were the cities appninted for all 18 Anathoth with her suburbs, and Almon the children of Israel, and for the stranger with her suburbs : four cities. that sojourneth among them, that whosoever 19 All the cities of the children of Aaron, killeth any person at unawares might fiee this the prietts, were thirteen cities with thetr ther, and not die by the hand of the avenger Suburbs. of blood, until he itood before the congrega. 20 1 And the families of the children of tion.

Kohath, the Levites which remained of the CHA P. XXI.

children of Kohath, even they had the cities 1 Eight and forty cities given by lot unto ibe of their lot out of the tribe of Ephraim,

Levitis. 43 God gave them reft. 21 For they gave them Shechem with her

of the Levites unto Eleazar the prieft, refuge for the layer; and Gezer with her and unto Joshua the son of Nun, and unto tbc suburbs, heads of the fathers of the tribes of the chil. 22 And Kibzaim with her futurbs, and dren of Israel;

Beth-horon with her suburbs : four cities. 2 And they spake unto them at Shiloh in 23 And out of the tribe of Dan, Eltekeh wich the land oi Canaan, saying, The LORD com. her suburbs, Gibbethon with her suburbs, manded by the hand of Moses, to give us ci. 24 Aijalon with her suburbs, Gath-rimman lies to dwell in, with the suburns thereo: for with her suburbs : four cities. our cattle.

25 And out of the half-tribe of Manaffen, 3 And the children of Israel gave unto the Tanach with her fuburbs, and Gath-rinLevites out of their inheritance, at the com- mon with her suburbs : two cities. mandment of the LORD, these cities and their 26 All the cities were ten, with their fub fuburbs.

urbs, for the families of the children of ko 4 And the lot came out for the families of hath that remained. the Kohathites : and the children of Aaron 27.9 And unto the children of Gershon, of the priest, which evere of the Levites, had the families of the Levites, out of the orber by lot out of the tribe of Julah, and out of half-ti ibe of Manaffeh, they gave Golan in the tribe of Simeon, and out of the tribe of Bathan with her suburbs, to be a city of re. Benjamin, thirteen cities,

fuge for the Nayer; and Beefhterath with her 5 And the rett of the children of Kohath fuburbs two citie's. bad by lot out of the families of the tribe of 28 And out of the tribe of Isachar, Kithon Ephraim, and out of the tribe of Dan, and with her suburbs, Dabareh with her suburbs, out of the hall tribe of Manalleh, ten cities. 29 Jarmuth with her fuburbs, En-gannim

6 And the children of Gerihon bad by lot with her suburbs : four cities, out of the families of the tribe of lachar, and 39. And out of the tribe of Ather, Mithal out of the tribe of Ather, and out of the with her suburbs, Abdon with her suburbs, tribe of Naphtali, and out of the half-tribe of 3: Helkath with her fuburbs, and Rehob Manasseh in Bathan, thirteen cities.

with her suburbs : four cities 7 The children of Merari, by their fami. 32 And out of the tribe of Naphtali, Ke. lies, had out of the tribe of Reuben, and out deih in Galilee with her suburbs,' to be a ci. of the tribe of Gad, and out of the tribe of ty of refuge for the Bayer; and Hammoth-dor Zebulun, twelve cities.

with her Suburbs, and Kartan with her sub. 8 And the children of Israel gave by lot urbs : three cities. unto the Levites these cities with their sub. 33 All the cities of the Gerthonices, ao urbs, as the LORD commanded by the hand cording to their families, were thirteen c of Mores,

9. And they gave out of the tribe of the 34 9 And unto the families of the children children of Judah, and out of the tribe of the of Merari, the reft of the Levites, out of

the children of Simeon, these cities which are tribe of Zebulun, Jokneam with her fube bere mentioned by name,

urbs, and Kirtah with her suburbs, 10 Which the children of Aaron, being of 35 Dimnah with her suburbs, Nahalal with the families of the Kohathites, who were of her suburbs : four cities. the children of Levi, had : (for their's was 36 And out of the tribe of Reuben, Betera the first lot.)

with her suburbs, and Jahazah with her u And they gave them the city of Arba, fuburbs,

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The altar of teflimony. 37 Kedemoth with her fuburbs, and Me. naffen, returred, and departed from the chil. phaath with her suburts: four cities. dren of Israel out of Shiloh, which is in the

28 And out of the tribe of Gad, Ramoth in land of Canain, to go unto the country of Gilead with her suburbs, 19 le a city of re. Gilead, to the land their polleision, wherefuge for the nayer; and Mahanaim with her of they were polletres, according to the word fuburbs,

of the LORD by the hand of Moles. 39. Hethbon with her suburbs, Jazer with 10 T And when they came unto the borders her suburbs: four cities in all.

of Jordan, that are in the land of Canaan, the 40 So all the cities for the children of Me. children of Reuben, and the children of Gad, tari, by their families, which were remain, and the half-tribe of Manaffeh, built there an ing of the families of the Levites, were by altar by Jordan, a great altar to see to. their lot, twelve cities.

11 And the children of Israel heard say, 41 All the cities of the Levites, within the Behold, the children of Reuben, and the porfeifion of the children of Israel, were forty children of Gad, and the half-cribe of Ma. and eighlcities with their suburbs.

nalleh, have built an altar over-against the 4. These cities were every one with their land of Canaan, in the borders of Jordan, at fuburbs round about them : thus were all the passage of the children of Israel. these cities.

12 And when the children of Israel heard 43 And the LORD gave unto Ifrael all the of it, the whole congregation of the children lani which he sware to give unto their ta- of Israel gathered themselves together ac thers and they poffetred it, and dwelt Shiloh, to go up to war against them. therein.

Ig And the children of Israel sent unto the 44 And the Lord gave them reft round children of Reuben, and to the children of about, according to all that he swart uato Gad, and to the half-tribe of Manaffeh, into their fathers : and there itood not a man of all the land of Gilead, Phinehas the son of Eleazar their enemies before them; the LORD delj. the pries; vere. all their enemies into their hand.

14 And with him ten princes, of each chief +5 There failed not aught of any good house a prince throughout all the tribes of thing which the LORD hal spoken unto the Israel, and each one was an head of the house house of Israel; all came to pass.

of their fathers among the thousands of CHAP. XXII.

Israel. I Toerwo tribes and half fent home : 10 Ibey 15 And they came unto the children of

build the attar of teftimony in their journey: Reuben, and to the children of Gad, and to 16 contention thereupon.

the half-tribe of Manateh, unto the land of "HEN Joshua called the Reubenites, and Gilead, and they spake with theni, saying,

16 Thus faith the whole congregation of Dalleh,

the LORD, What trespass is this that ye have 2 And said unto them, Ye have kept all committed against the God of Israel, to tum that Moses the servant of the LORD com. away this day from following the I.ORD, in manded you, and have obeyed my voice in that ye have builded you an altar, that ye all that I commanded you :

might rebel this day against the LORD! 3 Ye have not left your brethren these ma. 17 Is the iniquity o: Peor too little for us, ny days

unto this day, but have kept the from which we are not cleansed until this charge of the commandment of the LORD day, (although there was a piague in the your God

congregation of the LORD.) 4 And now the LORD your God hath gi. 18 But that ye mutt turn away this day ven rett unto your brethren, as he promised from following the LORD! And it will be them : therefrre now return ye, and get you seeing ye rebel to- lay againt the LORD, that unto your tents, and unto the land of your to-morrow he will be wroth with the whole poffeffion, which Moses the servant of the congregation of Kírael. Lord gave you on the other fide Jordan. Jy Notwithstanding, if the land of your

But take diligent heed to do the com. potleifion be unclean, then país ye over unto trandment, and the law, which Moses the the land of the polleision of the LORD, where. kervant of the LORD charged you, to love in the LORD's tabernacle dwelleth, and take the LORD your God, and to walk in all his polieision among us: but rebel not against ways, and to keep his corumandments, and ihe LORD, nor rebel againft us, in building to cleave unto him, and to terve him with you an altar beside the altar of the LORD our all your heut, and with all your soul. God.

6 So Jothua bleted them, and sent them 20 Did not Achan the son of Zerah commit away : an i they went unto their teots. a trespass in the accursed thing, and wrath

z Now to the one half of the tribe of Ma. fell on all the congregation of Israel? ang nateh Moses had given peffion in Bahan ; that man peritheu not alone in his ini. but unto the other half thereof gave Jothuá quity. among their brethren on this fide Jordan 21 7 Then the children of Reuben, and the weftward. And when Jothua sent them children of Gad, and the half-tribe of Maaway also unto their tents, then he bleised naffen, answered, and said unto the heads of them;

the thousands of Israel, 8 And he spake unto them, saying, Return 22 The LORD God of gods, the LORD God with much riches unto your tents, and with of gods, he knoweth, and Israel he shall very much cattle, with silver, and with know, if it be in rebellion, or if in transgold, and with brass, and with iron, and greffion agaiott the LORD, (save us not this wich very much raiment : divide the spoil of day,) your enemies with your brethren.

23 That we have built us an altar to turn 9. And ihe children of Rcuben, and the from following the LORD, or if to offer Dildren of Gad, and the hall-tribe of Ma. thereon burut-ortering, of meat-offering, or


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before his death. If to offer peace-offerings thereon, let the judges, and for their officers, and said unto LORD himself require it:

them, Tam old and ftricken in age: 24 And if we have not rather done it for 3 And ye have seen all that the LORD your fear of this thing, saying, In time to come God hath done unto ail these nations because your children might ipeak unto our children, of you; for the Lord your God is he that faying, What have ye to do with the LORD hath fought for you. God of Israel?

4 Behold, I have divided unto you by lot 25 For the Lord hath made Jordan a bor. there nations that remain, to be an inheritder between us and you; ye children of Reu. ance for your tribes, from Jordan, with all ben and children of Gad, ye have nu part in the nations that I have cut off, even unto the the LORD: fo fhall your children make our great sea westward. children cease from fearing the LokD.

s And the LORD your God, he fall expel 26 Therefore we said, Let us now prepare them from before you, and drive them trom to build us an altar, not for burnt-ortering, out of your fight; and ye shall possess their nor for facrifice :

land, as the LORD your God hath promised 27 But that it may be a witness between unto you. us and you, and our generations after us, 6 Pe ye therefore very courageous to keep that we might do the service of the LORD and to do all that is written in the book of before him with our burnt-offerings, and the law of Moses, that ye turn not aside there. with our facrifices, and with our peace-of- from to the right hand or to the left : ferings; that your children may not say to 7. That ye come not among these nations, our children in time to come, Ye have no these that remain among you, neither make part in the LORD.

mention of the name of their gods, nor 28 Therefore raid we, that it shall be, when cause 10 swear by them, neither serve them, they should to say tous, or to our generations nor bow yourselves unto them : in time to coine, that we may say again,

8 But cleave unto the LORD your God, as ye Behold the pattern of the altar of the LORD, have done unto this day. which our fathers made, not for burnt-of. 9 For the LORD hath driven out from be. Serings, nor for facrifices; but it is a witness fore you great nations and itrong: but as for between us and you.

you, no man hath been able to ftand before 29 God forbid that we shruld rebel againft you unto this day: the LORt', and turn this day from following 10 One man of you shall chase a thousand: the LORD, to build an altar for burnt-offer for the LORD your God, he it is that'fightech Ings, for mcat-offerings, or for sacrifices; for you, as he hath promised you. belide the altar of the LORD our God that is ji Take good heed therefore unto your. before his tabernacle.

selves, that ye love the LORD your God. 30 And when Phinehas the priest, and the 12 Else if ye do in any wire go back, and princes of the congregation, and heads of the cleave unto the remnant of these nations, thousands of Israel which were with him, even these that remain among you, and Mali heard the words that the children of Reuben make marriages with them, and go in unte and the children of Gad and the children of them, and they to you; Manaffeh spake, it pleased them.

13 Know for a certainty that the LORD 31 And Phinehas the son of Fleazar the your God will no more drive out any of thefe priest, said unto the children of Reuben, and nations from before you; but they shall be to the children of Gad, and to the children of snares and traps unto you, and scourges in Manafleh, This day we perceive that the your fides, and thorns in your eyes, until ye Lord is among us, because ye have not com- perish

from off this good lánd which the LORD mitted this treipais againft the LORD : now your God hath given you. ye have delivered the chilaren of Israel vut 14 And behold this day I am going the way of the hand of the LORD.

of all the earth : and ye know in all your 32. 1 And Phinehas the son of Eleazar the hearts, and in all your souls, that not one priett," and the princes, returned from the thing hath failed of all the good things which children of Reuben, and from the children of the LORD your God spake concerning you; Gad, out of the land of Gilead, unto the land of all are come to pass unto you, and not one Canaan, to the children of Israel, and brought thing hath tailed thereof. them word again.

15 Therefore it shall come to pass, tbar as 33 And the thing pleased the children of all good things are come upon you, which the Israel; and the children of Israel blefied God, LORD your God promised you; fo thall the and did not intend to go up againt them in LORD bring upon you all evil things, until he battle, to destroy the land wherein the chile have deftroyed you from ott this good land, dren of Reuben and Gad dwelt.

which the LORD your God hath given you. 34 And the children or Reuben and the 16 When ye have transgreiled the covenant children of Gad called the altar Ed:forit pall of the LORD your God, which he commanded be a witness between us that the Lord is you, and have gone and served other gods, God.

and bowed yourselves to them, then thall the CHA P. XXII.

anger of the LORD be kindled againit you, 1 Fostua's exhortation before his death, 3, by and ye thall perith quickly from off the good

former benefits, s by promises, 11 and hy land which he hath given unto you. threatenings.

CHAP. XXIV. the LORD had given rett unto Ifrael from God's benifits: 14 be renoweth a core. all their enemies round about, that Joshua nant between them and God. 19 His waxed old and ftricken in age.

death. their elders, and heads, and for their Israel to Shechem, called for the

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