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The one and thirty kings smote. JOSHUA. Bounds of the unconquered land. and Moses the servant of the LORD gave 4 From the south all the land of the Cait for a possession unto the Reubenites, naanites, and Mearah that is beside the and the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Ma- Sidonians, unto Aphek to the borders of nasseh.
the Amorites: 7 | And these are the kings of the 5 And the land of the Giblites, and all country which Joshua and the children of Lebanon towards the sun-rising, from Israel smote on this side Jordan on the Baal-gad under mount Hermon unto the west, from Baal-gad in the valley of Le- entering into Hamath. banon, even in the mount Halak that 6 All the inhabitants of the hill-country, goeth up to Seir; which Joshua gave unto from Lebanon unto Misrephoth-maim, and the tribes of Israel for a possession accord- all the Sidonians, them will I drive out ing to their divisions ;
from before the children of Israel: only 8 In the mountains, and in the valleys, divide thou it by lot unto the Israelites for and in the plains, and in the springs, and an inheritance, as I have commanded thee. in the wilderness, and in the south coun 7 Now therefore divide this land for try; the Hittites, the Amorites, and the an inheritance unto the nine tribes, and Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, the half-tribe of Manasseh, and the Jebusites :
8 With whom the Reubenites and the 9 4 The king of Jericho, one; the king Gadites have received their inheritance, of Ai, which is beside Beth-el, one ; which Moses gave them, heyond Jordan
10 The king of Jerusalem, , one ; the eastward, even as Moses the servant of king of Hebron, one ;
the Lord gave them; i The king of Jarmuth, one; the king 9 From Aroer that is upon the bank of of Lachish, one ;
the riper Arnon, and the city that is in the 12 The king of Eglon, one; the king midst of the river, and all the plain of Meof Gezer, one ;
deba unto Dibon; 13 The king of Debir, one; the king 10 And all the cities of Sihon king of Geder, one;
of the Amorites, which reigned in Hesh14 The king of Hormah, one; the king bon, unto the border of the children of of Arad, one ;
Ammon; 15 The king of Libnah, one ; the king 11 And Gilead, and the border of the of Adullam, one;
Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount 16 The king of Makkedah, one; the Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah; king of Beth-el, one
12 All the kingdom of Og in Bashan, 17 The king of Tappuah, one; the which reigned in Ashtaroth and in Edrei, king of Hepher, one ;
who remained of the remnant of the giants. 18 The king of Aphek, one ; the king For these did Moses smite, and cast them of Lasharon, one ;
out. 19 The king of Madon, one; the king 13 Nevertheless, the children of Israel of Hazor, one ;
expelled not the Geshurites, nor the Maa20 The king of Shimron-meron, one ; chathites : but the Geshurites and the the king of Achshaph, one;
Maachathites dwell among the Israelites 21 The king of Taanach, one; the until this day. king of Megiddo, one ;,
14 Only unto the tribe of Levi he gave 92 The king of Kedesh, one; the king none inheritance; the sacrifices of the of Jokneam of Carmel, one;
Lord God of Israel made by fire are their 23 The king of Dor in the coast of Dor, inheritance, as he said unto them. one ; the king of the nations of Gilgal, one; 15 | And Moses gave unto the tribe of
24 The king of Tirzah, one : all the the children of Reuben inheritance ackings thirty and one.
cording to their families. CHAP. XIII.
16 And their coast was from Aroer that TOW Joshua was old and stricken in is on the bank of the river Arnon, and the
years; and the LORD said unto him, city that is in the midst of the river, and Thou art old and stricken'in years, and all the plain by Medeba : there reinaineth yet very much land to be 17 Heshbon, and all her cities that are possessed.
in the plain ; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, 2 This is the land that yet remaineth : and Beth-baal-meon, all the borders of the Philistines, and all 18 And Jahaza, and Kedemoth, and Geshuri,
Mephaath, 3 From Sihor, which is before Egypt, 19 And Kirjathaim, and Sibmah, and even unto the borders of Ekron northward, Zareth-sbahar in the mount of the valley, which is counted to the Canaanite: five 20 And Beth-peor, and Ashdoth-pisgah, lords of the Philistines; the Gazathites, and Beth-jeshimoth, and the Ashdothites, the Eshkalonites, the 21 And all the cities of the plain, and Gittites, and the Ekronites; also the Avites: all the kingdom of Sihon king of the Amo.
Balaam is slain.
CHAP. XIV, XV. Inheritance of the nine tribes. rites, which reigned in Heshbon, whoin 3 For Moses had given the inheritance Moses smote with the princes of Midian, of two tribes and an half-tribe on the other Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and Hur, and side Jordan: but unto the Levites he gave Reba, which were dukes of Sihon, dwell- none inheritance among them. ing in the country:
4 For the children of Joseph were two 22 | Balaam also the son of Beor, the tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim: therefore soothsayer, did the children of Israel slay they gave no part unto the Levites in the with the sword, among them that were land, save cities to dwell in, with their slain by them.
suburbs for their cattle, and for their sub23 And the border of the children of stance. Reuben was Jordan, and the border thereof. 5 As the LORD commanded Moses, so This was the inheritance of the children the children of Israel did, and they di. of Reuben, aster their families, the cities vided the land. and the villages thereof.
6 | Then the children of Judah came 24 And Moses gave inheritance unto unfo Joshua in Gilgal: and Caleb the son the tribe of Gad, even unto the children of of Jephunneb the Kenezite said unto him, Gad according to their families. Thou knowest the thing that the LORD
25 And their coast was Jazer, and all said unto Moses the man of God concernthe cities of Gilead, and half the land of ing me and thee in Kadesh-barnea. the children of Ammon, unto Aroer that is 7 Forty years old was I when Moses before Rabbah;
the servant of the LORD sent me from Ka26 And from Heshbon unto Ramath- desh-barnea to espy out the land; and I mizpeh, and Betonim; and from Mahana- brought him word again as it was in my im unto the border of Debir;
heart. 27 And in the valley, Beth-aram, and 8 Nevertheless, my brethren that went Beth-nimrah, and Succoth, and Zaphon, up with me made the heart of the people the rest of the kingdom of Sihon king of melt: but I wholly followed the Lord my Heshbon, Jordan and his border, even un- God. to the edge of the sea of Cinneroth, on the 9 And Moses sware on that day, saying, other side Jordan eastward.
Surely the land whereon thy feet have 28 This is the inheritance of the chil- trodden shall be thine inheritance, and thy dren of Gad after their families, the cities, children's for everį because thou hast and their villages.
wholly followed the LORD my God. 29 | And Moses gave inheritance unto 10 And now, bebold, the Lord hath the balf-tribe of Manasseh : and this was kept me alive, as he said, these forty and the possession of the balf-tribe of the chil- five years, even since the LORD spake this dren of Manasseh by their families. word unto Moses, while the children of
30 And their coast was from Mahanaim, Israel wandered in the wilderness; and all Bashan, all the kingdom of Og king of now, lo, I am this day fourscore and five Beshan, and all the towns of Jair, which
old. are in Bashan, threescore cities:
11 As yet I am as strong this day, as I 31 And half Gilead, and Ashtaroth, and was in the day that Moses sent me: as my Edrei, cities of the kingdom of Og in Ba-strength was then, even so is my strength shan, were pertaining unto the children of now, forwar, both to go out, and to come in. Machir the son of Manasseh, even to the 12 Now therefore give me this mounone half of the children of Machir by tain, whereof the LORD spake in that day; their families.
for thou heardest in that day how the Ana32 These are the countries which Mo- kims were there, and that the cities were ses did distribute for inheritance in the great and fenced: if so be the LORD will plains of Moab, on the other side Jordan be with me, then I shall be able to drive by Jericho eastward.
them out, as the LORD said. 33 But unto the tribe of Levi Moses 13 And Joshua blessed bim, and gave gave not any inheritance: the LORD God unto Caleb the son of Jephunneh Hebron of Israel was their inheritance, as he said for an inheritance. unto them.
14 Hebron therefore became the inheCHAP. XIV.
ritance of Caleb the son of Jephunneh the children of Israel inherited in the wholly followed the LORD God of Israel. Jand of Canaan, which Eleazar the priest, 15 And the name of Hebron before was and Joshua the son of Nun, and the heads Kirjath-arba; which Arba was a great man of the fathers of the tribes of the children of among the Anakims. And the land had Israel distributed for inheritance unto them. rest from war: 2 By lot was their inheritance, as the
CHAP. XV. of Moses, THIS
the children of Judab by their fami. N
for the nine tribes, and for the halloite: This then was the lot of the tribe of
Borders of the lot of Judah. JOSHUA.
The cities of Judah. lies; even to the border of Edom, the wil- the LORD to Joshua, even the city of Arba derness of Zin southward was the utter- the father of Anak, which city is Hebron. most part of the south coast.
14 And Caleb drove thence the three 2 And their south border was from sons of Anak, Sheshai, and Ahiman, and the shore of the salt-sea, from the bay that Talmai, the children of Anak. looketh southward:
15 And he went up thence to the in3 And it went out to the south side to habitants of Debir: and the name of DeMaaleh-acrabbim, and passed along to bir before was Kirjath-sepher. Zin, and ascended up on the south side 16 | And Caleb said, He that smiteth unto Kadesh-barnea, and passed along to Kirjath-sepher, and taketh it, to him will Hezron, and went up to Adar, and fetch- I give Achsah my daughter to wife. ed a compass to Karkaa:
17 And Othniel the son of Kenaz, the 4 From thence it passed towards Azmon, brother of Caleb, took it: and he gave and went out unto the river of Egypt; and him Achsah his daughter to wife. the goings out of that coast were at the 18 And it came to pass, as she came sea: this shall be your south coast. unto him, that she moved him to ask of her
5 And the east border was the salt-sea, father a field. And she lighted off her ass ; even unto the end of Jordan: and their and Caleb said unto her, What wouldest border in the north quarter was from the thou? bay of the sea, at the uttermost part of 19 Who answered, Give me a blessing; Jordan:
for thou hast given me a south land, give 6. And the border went up to Beth- me also springs of water. And he gave her hogla, and passed along by the north of the upper springs, and the nether springs. Beth-arabah; and the border went up to 20* This is the inheritance of the tribe the stone of Bohan the son of Reuben: of the children of Judah according to
7. And the border went up towards De-their families. bir from the valley of Achor, and so north 21 And the uttermost cities of the tribe ward looking toward Gilgal, that is before of the children of Judah towards the coast the going up to Adummim, which is on of Edom southward were Kabzeel, and the south side of the river: and the bor- Eder, and Jagur, der passed towards the waters of En-she 22 And Kinah, and Dimonah, and Adamesh, and the goings out thereof were at dah, En-rogel:
23 And Kedesh, and Hazor, and Ithnan, 8 And the border went up by the valley 24 Ziph, and Telem, and Bealoth, of the son of Hinnom, unto the south side 25 And Hazor, Hadattah, and Kerioth, of the Jebusite; the same is Jerusalem: and Hezron, wbich is Hazor, and the border went up to the top of the 26 Amam,and Shema, and Moladah, mountain that lieth before the valley of 27 And Hazar-gaddah, and Heshmon, Hinnom westward, which is at the end of and Beth-palet, the valley of the giants northward : 28 And Hazar-shual, and Beer-sheba,
9 And the border was drawn from the and Bizjothjah, top of the hill unto the fountain of the 29 Baalah, and lim, and Azem, water of Nephtoah, and went out to the 30 And Eitolad, and Chesil, and Horcities of mount Ephron; and the border mah, was drawn to Baalah, which is Kirjath 31 And Ziklag, and Madmannah, and jearim:
Sansannah, 10 And the border compassed from 32 And Lebaoth, and Shilbin, and Ain, Baalah westward unto mount Seir, and and Rimmon: all the cities are twenty and passed along unto the side of mount Jea- nine, with their villages: rim (which is Chesalon) on the north side, 33 And in the valley, Eshtaol, and Zoand went down to Beth-shemesh, and reah, and Ashnah, passed on to Timnab:
34 And Zanoah, and En-gannim, Tap11 And the border went out unto the puah, and Enam, side of Ekron northward: and the border 35 Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, and was drawn to Shicron, and passed along Azekah, to mount Baalah, and went out unto Jab 36 And Sharaim, and Adithaim, and neel; and the goings out of the border Gederah, and Gederothaim; fourteen cities were at the sea.
with their villages: 12 And the west border was to the great 37 Zenan, and Hadashah, and Migdalsea, and the coast thereof: this is the coast gad, of the children of Judah round about, ac 38 And Dilean, and Mizpeh, and Jokcording to their families.
theel, 13 | And unto Caleb the son of Jephun 39 Lachish, and Bozkath, and Eglon, neh he gave a part among the children of 40 And Cabbon, and Lalizam, and Judah, according to the commandment of Kithlish,
The lot of the sons of Joseph. CHAP. XVI, XVII. . The lot of Manasseh.
41 And Gederoth, Beth-dagon, and Ephraim according to their families was Naamah, and Makkedah; sixteen cities thus: even the border of their inheritance with their villages:
on the east side was Ataroth-adar, unto 42 Libnab, and Ether, and Ashan, Beth-horon the upper; 43 And Jiphtah, and Ashnah, and Nezib, 6 And the border went out towards the
44 And Keilah, and Achzib, and Ma- sea to Michmetbah on the north side ; and reshah; nine cities with their villages: the border went about eastward unto Taa
45 Ekron, with her towns and her vil- natb-shiloh, and passed by it on the east lages:
to Janohah; 46 From Ekron even unto the sea, all 7 And it went down from Janobah to that lay near Ashdod, with their villages : Ataroth, and to Naarath, and came to Je
47 Ashdod, with her towns and her vil richo, and went out at Jordan. lages; Gaza, with her towns and her vil 8. The border went out from Tappuah lages, unto the river of Egypt, and the westward unto the river Kanah ; and the great sea, and the border thereof: goings out thereof were at the sea. This
48 | And in the mountains, Shamir, and is the inheritance of the tribe of the chil. Jattir, and Socoh,
dren of Ephraim by their families. 49 And Dannah, and Kirjath-sannah, 9 And the separate cities for the chilwhich is Debir,
dren of Ephraim were among the inherit50 And Anab, and Eshtemoh, and Anim, ance of the children of Manasseh, all the
51 And Goshen, and Holon, and Gilob:cifies with their villages. eleven cities with their villages:
10 And they drave not out the Canaan52 Arab, and Dumah, and Eshean, ites that dweli in Gezer: but the Canaan
53 And Janum, and Beth-tappuah, and ites dwell among the Ephraimites unto Aphekah,
this day, and serve under tribute. 54 And Humtah, and Kirjath-arba
CHAP. XVII. (which is Hebron) and Zior; nine cities. THERE was also a lot for the tribe of 55 Maon, Carmel, and Ziph, and Juttah, of Joseph; to wit, for Machir the first-born
56 And Jezreel, and Jokdeam, and of Manasseh, the father of Gilead: beZanoah,
cause he was a man of war, therefore he 57 Cain, Gibeah, and Timnah; ten bad Gilead and Bashan. cities with their villages:
2 There was also a lot for the rest of the 58 Halbul, Beth-zur, and Gedor, children of Manasseh by their families;
59 And Maarath, and Beth-anoth, and for the children of Abiezer, and for the Eltekon; six cities with their villages: children of Helek, and for the children of
60 Kirjath-baal (which is Kirjath-jea- Asriel, and for the children of Shechem, rim) and Rabbah; two cities with their and for the children of Hepher, and for villages:
the children of Shemida: these were the 01 T In the wilderness, Beth-arabah, male children of Manasseh the son of Middin, and Secacah,
Joseph by their families. 62_And Nibshan, and the city of Salt, 3 But Zelophehad, the son of Hepher, and En-gedi: six cities with their vil- the son of Gilead, the son of Machir, the lages.
son of Manasseh, had no sons, but daugh63 As for the Jebusites, the inhabitants ters: nd these are the names of his of Jerusalem, the children of Judah could daughters, Mahlah, and Noabr, Hoglah, not drive them out: but the Jebusites Milcah, and Tirzah. dwell with the children of Judah at Jeru 4 And they came near before Eleazar salem unto this day,
the priest, and before Joshua tbe son of CHÅP. XVI.
Nun, and before the princes, saying, The fell from Jordan by Jericho, unto the heritance among our brethren: therefore water of Jericho, on the cast, to the wil-according to the commandment of the derness that goeth up from Jericho through- Lord he gave them an inheritance among out mount Beth-el,
the brethren of their father. 2 And goeth out from Beth-el to Luz, 5 And there fell ten portions to Manasand passeth along unto the borders of seh, besides the land of Gilead and BaArcbi to Ataroth,
which were on the other side Jordan; 3 And goeth down westward to the 6 Because the daughters of Manasseh. coast of Japhleti, unto the coast of Beth-had an inheritance among his sons: and horon the nether, and to Gezer: and the the rest of Manasseh's sons had the land goings out thereof are at the sea. of Gilead.
4 So the children of Joseph, Manasseh 7 | And the coast of Manasseh was from and Ephraim, took their inberitance. Asher to Michmetbah, that lieth before 5 T And the border of the children of Shechem; and the border went along on
The tabernacle ser up.
The land divided by lot. the right hand unto the inhabitants of En 2 And there remained among the chiltappuah,
dren of Israel seven tribes, which had not 8 Now Manasseh had the land of Tap- yet received their inheritance. puah: but Tappuah on the border of Ma 3 And Joshua said unto the children of nasseh belonged to the childrenof Ephraim: Israel, How long are ye slack to go to pos
9 And the coast descended unto the sess the land which the LORD God of your river Kanah, southward of the river. fathers hath given you ? These cities of Ephraim are among the 4 Give out from among you three men cities of Manasseh : the coast of Manasseh for each tribe: and I will send them, and also was on the north side of the river, and they shall rise, and go through the land, the out-goings of it were at the sea : and describe it according to the inheritance
10 Southward it was Ephraim's, and of them, and they shall come again to me. northward it was Manasseh's, and the sea 5 And they shalldivide it into seven parts: is his border; and they met together in Judah shall abide in their coasts on the Asher on the north, and in Issachar on the south, and the house of Joseph shall abide east.
in their coasts on the north. 11 And Manasseh had in Issachar and 6 Ye shall therefore describe the land in Asher Beth-shean and her towns, and into seven parts, and bring the description Ibleam and her towns, and the inhabitants hither to me, that I may cast lots for you of Dor and her towns, and the inhabitants here before the LORD our God. of En-dor and her towns, and the inhabit. 7 But the Levites have no part among ants of Taanach and her towns, and the you; for the priesthood of the Lord is inhabitants of Megiddo and her towns, their inberitance. And Gad, and Reuben, even three countries.
and half the tribe of Manasseh, have re12 Yet the children of Manasseh could ceived their inheritance beyond Jordan on not drive out the inhabitants of those cities; the east, which Moses the servant of the but the Canaanites would dwell in that land. Lord
them. 13 Yet it came to pass, when the chil 8 And the men arose, and went dren of Israel were waxen strong, that away: and Joshua charged them that went they put the Canaanites to tribute; but did to describe the land, saying, Go, and walk not uiterly drive them out.
through the land, and describe it, and 14 And the children of Joseph spake come again to me, that I may here cast unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given lots for you before the Lord in Shiloh. me but one lot and one portion to inherit, 9 And the men went and passed through seeing I am a great people, forasmuch as the land, and described it by cities into the LORD hath blessed me hitherto? seven parts in a book, and came again to
15 And Joshua answered them, If thou Joshua to the host at Shiloh. be a great people, then get thee up to the 10 T And Joghua cast lots for them in wood-country, and cut down for thyself Shiloh before the Lord: and there Joshua there in the land of the Perizzites and of divided the land unto the children of Israel the giants, if mount Ephraim be too nar- according to their divisions. row for thee.
11 T And the lot of the tribe of the chil16 And the children of Joseph said, dren of Benjamiu came up according to The hill is not enough for us : and all the their families : and the coast of their lot Canaanite hat dwell in the land of the came forth between the children of Judah valley have chariots of iron, both they who and the children of Joseph. are of Beth-shean and her towns, and 12 And their border on the north side they who are of the valley of Jezreel. was from Jordan; and the border went up
17 And Joshua spake unto the house of to the side of Jericho on the north side, Joseph, even to Ephraim and to Manasseh, and went up through the mountains westsaying, Thou art a great people, and hast ward; and the goings out thereof were at great power: thou shalt not have one lot the wilderness of Beth-aven. only:
13 And the border wentover from thence 18 But the mountain shall be thine; for toward Luz, to the side of Luz (which is it is a wood, and thou shalt cut it down : Beth-el) southward; and the border deand the out-goings of it shall be thine: for scended to Ataroth-adar, near the bill that thou shalt drive out the Canaanites, though lieth on the south side of the neiher Beththey have iron chariots, and though they boron. be strong.
14 And the border was drawn thence, CHAP. XVIII.
and cornpassed the corner of the sea southA ,
children of Israel assembled together horon southward; and the goings out thereat Shiloh, and set up the tabernacle of the of were at Kirjath-baal (which is Kirjathcongregation there: and the land was sub-jearim) a city of the children of Fudah. dued before them.
This was the west quarter.