Author archives: wpmx

  • Joshua 20:1-9 1 Then the Lord said to Joshua: 2 “Tell the Israelites to designate the cities of refuge, as I instructed you through Moses, 3 so that anyone who kills a person accidentally and unintentionally may flee there and find protection from the avenger of blood. 4 When they flee to one of th... [read more]
  • Joshua 19:1-51 1 The second lot came out for the tribe of Simeon according to its clans. Their inheritance lay within the territory of Judah. 10 The third lot came up for Zebulun according to its clans. 17 The fourth lot came out for Issachar according to its clans. 24 The fifth lot came out for... [read more]
  • Joshua 18:11-28 11 The first lot came up for the tribe of Benjamin according to its clans. Their allotted territory lay between the tribes of Judah and Joseph: 12 On the north side their boundary began at the Jordan, passed the northern slope of Jericho and headed west into the hill country, coming... [read more]
  • Joshua 18:1-10 1The whole assembly of the Israelites gathered at Shiloh and set up the tent of meeting there. The country was brought under their control, 2 but there were still seven Israelite tribes who had not yet received their inheritance. 3 So Joshua said to the Israelites: “How long will yo... [read more]
  • Joshua 17:7-18 7 The territory of Manasseh extended from Asher to Mikmethath east of Shechem. The boundary ran southward from there to include the people living at En Tappuah. 8 (Manasseh had the land of Tappuah, but Tappuah itself, on the boundary of Manasseh, belonged to the Ephraimites.) 9 Then ... [read more]
  • Joshua 17:1-6 1 This was the allotment for the tribe of Manasseh as Joseph’s firstborn, that is, for Makir, Manasseh’s firstborn. Makir was the ancestor of the Gileadites, who had received Gilead and Bashan because the Makirites were great soldiers. 2 So this allotment was for the rest of the peopl... [read more]
  • Joshua 16:1-10 1The allotment for Joseph began at the Jordan, east of the springs of Jericho, and went up from there through the desert into the hill country of Bethel. 2 It went on from Bethel (that is, Luz), crossed over to the territory of the Arkites in Ataroth, 3 descended westward to the terr... [read more]
  • Joshua 15:20-63 20This is the inheritance of the tribe of Judah, according to its clans: 21-32The southernmost towns of the tribe of Judah in the Negev toward the boundary of Edom… a total of 29 towns and their villages. 33-47In the western foothills... with its surrounding settlements and villa ... [read more]