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Ifrael hath reft.
The two tribes and halfsent home
i Sam. 30.24
31 Helkath with her suburbs, and Rehob 5 But take diligent heed to do the com- Before with her suburbs : four cities.
mandment and the law, which Moses the ferChrilt
vant of the LORD charged you, o to love the 32 And out of the tribe of Naphtali, Ke
Chrit 1444.. desh in Galilee with her suburbs, to be a city LORD your God, and to walk in all his ways,
1444 of refuge for the flayer : and Hammoth-dor and to keep his commandments, and to cleave « Deut. 10. ta. with her suburbs, and Kartan with her sub- unto him, and to serve him with all your heart, urbs : three cities.
and with all
7 Now to the one half of the tribe of
Jordan west-ward." And when Joshua fent
37 Kedemoth with her suburbs, and Me-' with very much cattle, with silver, and with
38 And out of the tribe of Gad, Ramoth very much raiment : d divide the spoil of «Nam. 31.27 in Gilead with her suburbs, to be a city of your enemies with your brethren. refuge for the flayer : and Mahanaim with 9 And the children of Reuben, and her luburbs,
the children of Gad, and the half-tribe of 39 Heshbon with her suburbs, Jazer with Manasseh, returned, and departed from the her suburbs : four cities in all.
children of Israel out of Shiloh, which is in
the word of the Lord' by the hand of
ders of Jordan, that are in the land of Ca-
built there an altar by Jordan, a great altar
to see to.
dren of Gad, and the half-tribe of Manasseh,
45 y There failed not ought of any good of Israel gathered themselves together at Shi-
13 And the children of Israel sent unto Judg.20,1 CH A P. X XII.
the children of Reuben, and to the children i The two tribes and half with a blessing are of Gad, and to the half-tribe of Manasseh fent home. 10 They build the altar of testi- into the land of Gilead, Phinehas the son 'Exod. 6. mony, in their journey. II Ihe Israelites of Eleazar the priest, are offended thereat.
21 They give them 14 And with him ten princes, of each good satisfaction.
chief house a prince, throughout all the the fathery Hen Joshua called the Reubenites, and tribes of Israel, and each one was an head of
the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Ma- ' the house of their fathers, among the thou-
sands of Israel.
Gilead, and they spake with them, saying,
to turn away this day from following the
therefore now return ye, and get ye unto your Lord ? - Num. 32. 33. tents, and unto the land of your possession, 17 Is the iniquity % of Peor too little for eNum.
b which Moses the servant of the LORD gave us, from which we are not cleansed until this Deut. 44 you on the other side Jordan.
v Chap. 2 3.14, IS.
· Deut. 13
* Heb. hel
a Num. 32. 20. Deut. 3. 18.
Deut. 29. 8.
m: The altar of
The altar of teltiriony. Chap. xxiii. Joshua's exhortation.
good in thiiregisto
& 22, 6.
Before day, ( although there was a plague in the con- him, heard the words that the children of Before
Reuben, and the children of Gad, and the Chitt gregation of the Lord) 18 But that ye must turn away this day children of Manasseh spake, † it pleased them.
Chritt 1444. from following the Lordand it will be, 31 And Phinehas the son of Eleazar the 1444. seeing ye rebel to day against the Lord, that priest
, said unto the children of Reuben, and #Jebo was
of Manasseh, This day we perceive that the
velleth, out of the hand of the LORD.
, and the princes, returned from the
of Gad, out of the land of Gilead, unto the
, and the children of Israel blelled God,
and did not intend to go up against them in
children of Gad, called the altar † Ed: for that is, A
CHA P. XXIII.
former benefits, 5 by promises, it and by
that Jofhua waxed old and * 1tricken in age. Heb. come inte
your children might speak unto our chil- judges, and for their officers, and said unto
3 And ye have seen all that the LORD
tance for your tribes, from Jordan, with all
the nations that I have cut off, even unto pare to build us an altar, not for burnt-offe the great sea † west-ward.
+ Heb. At the same ring, nor for sacrifice:
5 And the LORD your God, he shall ex- 27 But that it may be i a witnefs between us pel them from before you, and drive them po 34.27. and
you, and our generations after us, that we from out of your fight, and ye shall possess
6 Be ye therefore very couragious to
bow your selves unto them :
For the LORD hath driven out from *Or, Then the
fore you unto this day.
8 28. 14.
will cleave, &c.
& Lev. 26. 8 Deut. 32. 3 Od
2 Saxi. 2 3.88
D Exod. 14. 14.
11 Kings 2.2. See .cbr. 9. 27.
Deut. 2 3. 4.
* Lev, 26.16. Deut. 28.15.16.
s Exod. 23.28. Deut. 7. 20
Befove that fighteth for you, * as he hath promised Egypt: and k you came unto the sea, and the Bef3a
Egyptians pursued after your fathers with 1 Take good heed therefore unto your f chariots and horsemen unto the Red sea. ciť. 1427. selves, that ye love the Lord your God.
7 And when they cried unto the LORD,
he 12 Else if ye do in any wise go back, and put darkness between you and the Egyp- *Exod. 14. cleave unto the remnant of these nations, tians, and brought the sea upon them, and even these that remain among you, and shall covered them; and your eyes have seen what make marriages with them, and go in unto I have done in Egypt: and ye dwelt in the them, and they to you:
wilderness a long season. Judg. 2. 3.
13 Know for a certainty, that the LORD 8 And I brought you into the land of the
your God will no more drive out any of Amorites, which dwelt on the other side * Exod. 23. 33* thefe nations from before you; k but they Jordan; " and they fought with you: and I "Num. 21.:1,
Thall be snares and traps unto you, and gave them into your hand, that ye might Deut. 2. 32.
of Moab, arose and warred against Israel,
Beor to curse you : of all the earth, and ye know in all
way 5 Chap. 21.45o your hearts and in all your souls, that " not
10 But I would not hearken unto Balaam, one thing hath failed of all the good things P therefore he blessed you still: so I deli- P Deut. 23. s. which the LORD your God spake concern vered you out of his hand. ing you; all are come to pass unto you, and II And 9 ye went over Jordan, and came Chap. 3.14 not one thing hath failed thereof.
unto' Jericho: and the men of Jericho Chap.s... 15 Therefore it shall come to pass, that fought against you, the Amorites, and the & 10:17 as all good things are come upon you, which Perizzites, and the Canaanites, and the Hitthe LORD your God promiled you: so shall tites, and the Girgalhites, the Hivites, and the LORD bring upon you " all evil things, the Jebusites, and I delivered them into your until he have dettroyed you from off this hand. good land which the LORD your God hath 12 And I sent the hornet before given you.
which drave them out from before you, 16 When ye have transgressed the cove even the two kings of the Amorites: buti Plal. 44. 3,6 nant of the LORD your God, which he stot with thy sword, nor with thy bow. commanded you, and have gone and served 13 And I have given you a land for which other gods, and bowed your selves to them: ye did not labour, and
ye did not labour, and " cities which yè Deuto ood; then all the anger of the Lord be kind- built not, and ye dwell in them: of the vineled against you, and ye shall perish quickly yards and olive-yards which ye planted not, from off the good land which he hath given do ye eat. unto you.
14 Now therefore, fear the LORD, CHA P. XXIV.
and terve him in sincerity and in truth, and
2 A brief history of Gods benefits from ved on the other side of the flood, and * in Lev. 17.7.
the Lord, Ychoose you this day whom you , King 13:14: death and burial. 32 Josephs bones are will serve, whether the gods which your fa- Ezek. 20.39. buried. 33 Eleazar dieth.
thers served, that were on the other side of Joha 6,67. Nd Joshua gathered all the tribes of Il the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in
rael to Shechem, and called for the whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my
God forbid that we mould forsake the LORD,
Thus faith the LORD God of Israel, * Your 17 For the LORD our God, he it is that Judith 5,6,7. fathers dwelt on the other side of the flood brought us up, and our fathers out of the
in old time, even Terah the father of Abra- land of Egypt, from the house of bondage, • Gen. 31.536 ham, and the father of Nachor: and bchey and which did those great signs in our sight, served other gods.
and preserved us in all the way wherein we
4 And I gave unto Isaac, · Jacob and E- dwelt in the land: therefore will we also
possess.it; ; but Jacob and his children went 19 And Joshua faid unto the people, Ye 865en.46.1,6. down into Egypt.
cannot serve the LORD; for he is an holy 5b I sent Mofes also and Aaron, and ! God: he is a jealous Gód, he will not for- "Exod 23. any plagued Egypt, according to that which I give your tranigrellions, nor your sins. did amongit them: and afterward I brought 20 If ye fortake the LORD, and serve
strange gods, then he will turn and do you
•Chap 23 Tỳ 6 And I brought your fathers out of
Ezek. 20.8. & 23.3.
y See 1.1 si
2 Gen. 11. 26, 31. & 12.1.
The nits of Judah, &c. Chap. i.
and ten years
Before hurt, and consume you, after that he hath 28 Sob Joshua let the people depárt, évé- 23cfoze chritt done you good.
ry man unto his inheritance.
Chritt 21 And the people faid unto Joshua, Nay, 29 [And it came to pass after these ir, 1427• but we will serve the LORD.
things, that Joshua the son of Nun the fer- elli 1427 22 And Joshua faid unto the people, Ye vant of the LORD died, being an hundred udg. 2.9. Ll. 119.173. are witnesses against your selves, that 6 ye
Cir. 1426. have chosen you the LORD, to serve him. 30 And they buried him in the border And they said, We are witnesses.
of his inheritance in kTimnath-ferah, which \ Chap. 19.500
Judg. 2.9. 23 Now therefore put away (faid he) the is in mount Ephraim, on the north-side of strange gods which are among you, and incline the hill of Gaash. your
heart unto the LORD God of Israel. 31 And Israel served the LORD all the 'Judg. 2. % 24 And the people said unto Joshua, The days of Joshua, and all the days of the elders LORD our God will we serve, and his voice that * overlived Joshua, and which had known * Hebo prolonged will we obey.
all the works of the LORD, that he had their days after
Jobua. fee Exod. 150
25 So Joshua o made a covenant with the done for Israel. people that day, and set them a statute, and 32 | And’m the bones of Joseph, which "Gen. co.25 an ordinance d'in Shechem.
the children of Israel brought up out of 26 And Joshua wrote these words in Egypt, buried they in Shechem, in a parise Judg.9.6. the book of the law of God, and took a cel of ground which Jacob bought of the Gen. 37.19.
great stone, and set it up there under an oak, sons of Hamor the father of Shechem,
or And Joshua faid unto all the people, became the inheritance of the children of
for & it hath heard all the words of the 33 And Eleazar the son of Aaron died, cir. 1420. Se Deuto32.1 LORD which he spake unto us: it shall and they buried him in a hill that pertained be therefore a witnels unto you, lest ye deny to • Phinehas his fon, which was given him • Judg. 20. 284
in mount Ephraim.
Exod. 13. 19.
1 The Book of JUDGES.
#Or, low cound
n. 27. 21. Pp. 20, 18.
CH A P. I.
7 And Adoni-bezek said, Threescore and
bezek juftly requited. 8 Ferusalem taken. great toes cut off, † gathered their meat of their feet.
8 ( Now 6 the children of Judah had see Joshia
9° And afterward the children of Joh. 10.307 OW after the death Judah went down to fight against the Ca- & 15,13; IM. 1425.
of Joshua, it came naanites that dwelt in the mountain, and in
the inhabitants of Debir : ( and the name of
jath-fepher, and taketh it, to him will I give
13 And Othniel the son of Kenaż ? Ca- 1444.
14 And it came to pass when she came to 4 And Judah went up, and the LORD him, that she moved him to ask of her fadelivered the Canaanites and the Perizzites ther a field: and the lighted from off her into their hand: and they slew of them in ass; and Caleb said unto her, What wilt Bezek ten thousand men.
thou? 5 And they found Adoni-bezek in Bezek: 15 And she said unto him, h Give me a 'Gen. 33.zi? and they fought against him, and they llew blessing: for thou hast given me a souththe Carraanites, and the Perizzites.
land, give me also fprings of water. And 6 But Adoni-bezek fled, and they pursu- Caleb gave her the upper springs, and the cir. 1425 ed after him, and caught him, and cut off nether springs, his thumbs and his great toes.
16 | And
The acts of several tribes.
The Israelites rebuked.
m Num. 21.3.
Joth. 11. 22.
b 6 Num. 34. 4.
P Nun. 14, 24. Joh. 14. 9,13 & 15.13
“Cha : 3.7.
Before 16 T i And the children of the Kenite, tants of Beth-anath; but he dwelt among the Before
Chritt city of palm-trees, with the children of Ju- vertheless, the inhabitants of Beth-themeth cir. 1425. dah into the wilderness of Judah, which
and of Beth-anath became tributaries unto Chap. II, lieth in the south of Arad, and they went them. and dwelt among the people.
34 And the Amorites forced the children 17 And Judah went with Simeon his bro of Dan into the mountain: for they would Deut . 34. 3. ther, and they flew the Canaanites that in not suffer them to come down to the valley. habited Zephath, and utterly destroyed it: 35 But the Amorites would dwell in mount
Heres - in Aijalon, and in Shaalbim: yet "Joh. 19.4% Jolh. 19.40
( and the name of the city was called
the hand of the house of. Joseph † prevailed, Heb. was
from # the going up to Akrabbim, from #or, Maalcha
akrabbim. 19 And the LORD was with Judah, and the rock, and upward. * Or, he posesid * he drave out the inhabitants of the moun
after Joshua. 14 Gods anger and pity to-
Nd an * angel of the LORD came up *0r, messengers 21 And the children of Benjamin did not from Gilgal • to Bochim, and said, I . Ver. so
drive out the Jebusites that inhabited Jeru made you to go up out of Egypt, and have Josh. 18.28.
falem : but the Jebusites dwell 9 with the chil- brought you unto the land which I sware *Josh. 150.53. dren of Benjamin in Jerusalem ' unto this unto your fathers; and I faid, I will never b Gen. 17.7. day.
break my covenant with you. 22 And the house of Joseph, they also 2 And
thall make no league with the Deut. 7. 2. went up against Beth-el: and the LORD inhabitants of this land, - you shall throw · Deut. 12.3. was with them.
down their altars: but ye have not obeyed
them out from before you: but they shall
Shew us, we pray thee, the entrance into 4 And it came to pass, when the angel Dcut.7.16, Josh. 2. 12, 14, the city, and we will fhew thee mercy. of the LORD 1pake these words unto all
25 And when he shewed them the en the children of Israel, that the people lift up
+ Bochim: and they sacrificed there unto | That is, 26 And the man went into the land of the LORD.
6 And when - Joshua had let the peo- 224.253
Jolh. 22. 6. the Hittites, and built a city, and called the name thereof Luz: which is the name there- ple go, the children of Itrael went every man of unto this day:
unto his inheritance to possess the land. 27 “ Neither did Manasseh drive out 7 And the people served the LORD all ' Josh. 24. 31. the inhabitants of Beth-shean and her towns, the days of Joshua, and all the days of the nor Taanach and her towns, nor the inha- elders that foutlived Joshua, who had seen Heb. prolone bitants of Dor and her towns, nor the inha all the great works of the LORD, that he days after 50/km. bitants of Ibleam and her towns, nor the in- did for Ifrael. habitants of Megiddo and her towns: but 8 And * Joshua the fon of Nun, the ser- "Josh. 24. 29. the Canaanites would dwell in that land. vant of the Lord, died, being an hundred cir. 1426
28 And it came to pass when Ifrael was and ten years old. strong, that they put the Canaanites to tri 9 ' And they buried him in the border of Josh. 24. 30. bute, and did not utterly drive them out. his inheritance in m Timnath-heres, in the - Josh. 19.50
29 [ * Neither did Ephraim drive out the mount of Ephraim, on the north-side of the Timmatu-ferala Canaanites that dwelt in Gezer: but the Ca- hill Gaash. naanites dwelt in Gezer among them.
10 And also all that generation were gaJo 19. 15.
30 » Neither did Zebulun drive out thered unto their fathers: and there arose athe inhabitants of Kitron, nor the inhabitants nother generation after them, which knew of Nahalol: but the Canaanites dwelt among not the Lord, nor yet the works which he them, and became tributaries.
had done for Israel. Josh. 19.30.
31 ? Neither did Afher drive out the II | And the children of Israel did evil in inhabitants of Accho, nor the inhabitants of the sight of the Lord, and served Baalim : Zidon, nor of Ahlab, nor Achzib, nor Hel 12 And they forlook the LORD God of cir. 140€ bah, nor Aphik, nor of Rehob:
their fathers, which brought them out of 32 But the Afherites dwelt among the the land of Egypt, and followed other gods, Canaanites, the inhabitants of the land : for of the gods of the people that were round they did not drive them out.
about them, and bowed themselves unto 33 9 Neither did Naphtali drive out the them, and provoked the LORD to anger. inhabitants of Beth-themeth, nor the inhabi
Joh. 17.11, 12, 13
s Joh. 16.10. 1 Kings 9.16.