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The inheritance of the


two tribes and a half.



B. C. 1445. 10 And "all the cities of Sihon king | 26 And from Heshbon unto Ramath- B. C. 1445.

of the Amorites, which reigned in mizpeh, and Betonim; and from Ma-1 r Num.

Heshbon, unto the border of the chil- hanaim unto the border of Debir;
dren of Ammon;

27 And in the valley, P Beth-aram, p Num. 32. 36. & ch. 12. 5. 11 And Gilead, and the border of and Beth-nimrah, and Succoth, and ? Gen. 33. 17.

c 1 King8 7. 46. the Geshurites and Maachathites, and Zaphon, the rest of the kingdom of all mount Hermon, and all Bashan Sihon king of Heshbon, Jordan and unto Salcah;

his border, even unto the edge 'of the Num. 34. 11. 12 All the kingdom of Og in Ba- sea of Chinnereth on the other side

shan, which reigned in Ashtaroth and Jordan eastward. | Deut. 3. 11. in Edrei, who remained of the rem- | 28 This is the inheritance of the ch. 12. 4.

nant of the giants : 4 for these did Mo- children of Gad after their families, u Num. 21. 24, 35. ses smite, and cast them out.

the cities, and their villages.
13 Nevertheless the children of Is 29 And Moses gave inheritance un-
x ver. 11. rael expelled not the Geshurites, nor to the half tribe of Manasseh : and

the Maachathites : but the Geshurites this was the possession of the half tribe
and the Maachathites dwell among of the children of Manasseh by their
the Israelites until this day.

y Num. 18. 20, 14 v Only unto the tribe of Levi he 30 And their coast was from Maha-
23, 24. ch. 14.

gave none inheritance; the sacrifices naim, all Bashan, all the kingdom of 3, 4.

of the LORD God of Israel made by Og king of Bashan, and sall the towns Num. 32. 41.

fire are their inheritance, 2 as he said of Jair, which are in Bashan, three2 ver. 33.

1 Chr. 2. 23.

1 unto them.

score cities : 15 | And Moses gave unto the tribe 31 And half Gilead, and Ashtaroth, tch. 12. 4. of the children of Reuben inheritance and Edrei, cities of the kingdom of according to their families.

Og in Bashan, were pertaining unto a ch. 12. 2 16 And their coast was a from Aroer, the children of Machir the son of

that is on the bank of the river Ar- Manasseh, even to the one half of the b Num. 21. 28. non, "and the city that is in the midst children of Machir by their families. Num. 32. 39,

Num. 21. 30. of the river, cand all the plain by 32 These are the countries which
ver. 9.

| Moses did distribute for inheritance d Num. 21. 23. 17 Heshbon, and all her cities that in the plains of Moab, on the other | Or, The high are in the plain; Dibon, and I Bamoth- side Jordan, by Jericho, eastward. places of Ba

| baal, and Beth-baal-meon, al, and house

| 33 *But unto the tribe of Levi Mo- 1 x ver. 14. ch. i of Baal-me | 18 d And Jahaza, and Kedemoth, and ses gave not any inheritance: the on. See Num. 32. 38. Mephaath,

LORD God of Israel was their inherie Num. 32. 37. 19 e And Kirjathaim, and 'Sibmah, tance, Yas he said unto them.

y Num. 18. 20. f Num. 32. 38.

Deut. 10.9. & and Zareth-shahar in the mount of |

18. 1, 2. & Deut. 3. 17. ch. 12. 3. the valley,


The nine tribes and a half are to have their inheri| Or, Springs | 20 And Beth-peor, and ! || Ashdoth-|

tance by lot. 6 Caleb by favour obtaineth Heof Pisgah, or, pisgah, and Beth-jeshimoth, I'he hill. .

bron. h Deut. 3. 10. 21 h And all the cities of the plain, AND these are the countries which about 1444.

| and all the kingdom of Sihon king of A the children of Israel inherited

the Amorites, which reigned in Hesh- in the land of Canaan, a which Elea- a Num. 34. 17, Num. 21. 24. bon, i whom Moses smote kwith the zar the priest, and Joshua the son of Num. 31. 8.

princes of Midian, Evi, and Rekem, Nun, and the heads of the fathers of
and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, which the tribes of the children of Israel,
were dukes of Sihon, dwelling in the distributed for inheritance to them.

2 By lot was their inheritance, as 0 Num. 28. 55. I Nam. 22. 5.

& 33.54. & 34. & 31. 8.

| 22 | Balaam also the son of Beor, the LORD commanded by the hand of the # Or, diviner. the Il soothsayer, did the children of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the

Israel slay with the sword among half tribe.
them that were slain by them. | 3 For Moses had given the inheri- c ch. 13. 8, 32,

23 And the border of the children tance of two tribes and a half tribe :
of Reuben was Jordan, and the border on the other side Jordan : but unto
thereof. This was the inheritance of the Levites he gave none inheritance
the children of Reuben after their among them.
families, the cities and the villages 4 For d the children of Joseph were a Gen. 48. 5.

1 Chr. 5. 1, 2 two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim: 24 And Moses gave inheritance unto therefore they gave no part unto the m Num. 32. 35. the tribe

· the tribe of Gad, even unto the chil- Levites in the land, save cities to dwell a Compare Num. 21. 26, dren of Gad according to their families. in, with their suburbs for their cattle 28, 29, with Deut. 2. 19. &

| 25 m And their coast was Jazer, and and for their substance. Judg. 11. 13, all the cities of Gilead, "and half the 5 e As the LORD commanded Moses, e Num. 35. 2. 15, &c. land of the children of Ammon, unto so the children of Israel did, and they

ch. 21. 2. 0 2 Sam. 11. 1. & 12. 26. Aroer that is before °Rabbah; divided the land.

18. 7.


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The borders of Judah's lot.

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14. 6.


24. Deut. 1.


B.C. | 6 1 Then the children of Judah came the shore of the salt sea, from the B. C. 1444. about 1444 unto Joshua in Gilgal : and Caleb the + bay that looketh southward :

son of Jephunneh the Kenezite said | 3 And it went out to the south side Heb. tongue. f Num. 32. 12. & ch. 15. 17.

unto him, Thou knowest & the thing to | Maaleh-acrabbim, and passed 11.0r, The go8 Num. 14. that the Lord said unto Moses the along to Zin, and ascended up on the Acrabbim." 24, 30. Deut. 1. 36,

man of God concerning me and thee south side unto Kadesh-barnea, and c Num. 34. 4. hin Kadesh-barnea.

passed along to Hezron, and went up h Num. 13. 26.

I ng Forty years old was I when Moses to Adar, and fetched a compass to i Num. 13. 6. the servant of the LORD isent me from Karkaa :

Kadesh-barnea to espy out the land ; ! 4 From thence it passed a toward Az- Num. 34. 5.
and I brought him word again as it mon, and went out unto the river of
was in mine heart.

Egypt; and the goings out of that k Num. 13. 31, 8 Nevertheless my brethren that coast were at the sea : this shall be

Deut. 1. 28. | went up with me made the heart of your south coast.
1 Num. 14. 24. the people melt: but I wholly 'fol- 5 And the east border was the salt
Deut. 1. 36.
lowed the LORD my God.

sea, even unto the end of Jordan. 9 And Moses sware on that day, And their border in the north quarter m Nuin. 14.23, saying, m Surely the land whereon was from the bay of the sea at the ut

thy feet have trodden shall be thine termost part of Jordan:
36. ch. 1. 3.
n See Num.13.

inheritance, and thy children's for 6 And the border went up to € Beth-e ch. 18. 19.
ever, because thou hast wholly fol- hoglah, and passed along by the north
lowed the LORD my God.

of Beth-arabah; and the border went 10 And now, behold, the LORD hath up fto the stone of Bohan the son off ch. 18. 17. Num. 14. 30. kept me alive, as he said, these forty | Reuben:

and five years, even since the LORD 7 And the border went up toward 1444. spake this word unto Moses, while the Debir from the valley of Achor, and 8 ch. 7. 26. + Heb. walked. children of Israel twandered in the so northward, looking toward Gilgal,

wilderness : and now, lo, I am this that is before the going up to Adum

day fourscore and five years old. mim, which is on the south side of p See Deut.34. 11 PAs yet I am as strong this day the river: and the border passed to

as I was in the day that Moses sent ward the waters of En-shemesh, and
me: as my strength was then, even the goings out thereof were at h En- n 2 Sam. 17. 17.

1 Kings 1. 9. so is my strength now, for war, both rogel : a Deut. 31. 2.1 | 4 to go out, and to come in. I 8 And the border went up by the i ch.18. 16.

2 Kings 23.10. 12 Now therefore give me this valley of the son of Hinnom unto the

Jer. 19, 2, 6. mountain, whereof the LORD spake south side of the k Jebusite; the same k ch. 18. 28. in that day; for thou heardest in that is Jerusalem : and the border went ;

Judg. 1.21.&

19. 10. r Num. 13. 28, day how the Anakim were there, and up to the top of the mountain that

that the cities were great and fenced: | lieth before the valley of Hinnom s Pe. 18.32, 34 | Sif so be the LORD will be with me, westward, which is at the end of the I ch. 18. 16. & 60. 12. Rom. 8. 31.

then I shall be able to drive them valley of the giants northward: t ch. 15. 14. out, as the LORD said.

9 And the border was drawn from Judg. 1. 20.

13 And Joshua "blessed him, 'and | the top of the hill unto m the fountain / in ch. 18. 15. uch. 22. 6. x ch. 10. 37. & I gave unto Caleb the son of Jephun- of the water of Nephtoah, and went 15. 13. Judg. neh Hebron for an inheritance. out to the cities of mount Ephron; 1. 20. See ch. 21.11, 12. 1 | 14 y Hebron therefore became the and the border was drawn to Baa- n 1 Chr. 13. 6. Chr. 6.55, 56 inheritance of Caleb the son of Je-lah, which is ° Kirjath-jearim : o Judg. 18. 12 y ch. 21. 12.

phunneh the Kenezite unto this day, 10 And the border compassed from e ver. 8, %. because that he ? wholly followed the | Baalah westward unto mount Seir, LORD God of Israel.

and passed along unto the side of a Gen. 23. 2. 15 And a the name of Hebron before mount Jearim, which is Chesalon, on ch. 15. 13.

was Kirjath-arba; which Arba was a the north side, and went down to b ch. 11. 23. great man among the Anakim. And | Beth-shemesh, and passed on to PTim- P Gen. 38. 13.

Judg. 14. 1. the land had rest from war.


11 And the border went out unto The borders of the lot of Judah. 13 Caleb taketh

| the side of 9 Ekron northward : and | 9 ch. 19. 43. possession of his portion. 16 Othniel, for his val. our, hath Achsah, Caleb's daughter, to wife. 18 She obtaineth a blessing of her father. 21 The cities of Judah. 63 The Jebusites not conquered.

and went out unto Jabneel; and the M HIS then was the lot of the tribe goings out of the border were at the

l of the children of Judah by their sea. a Num. 34. 3. families; a even to the border of Edom 12 And the west border was ' to the ver. 47.

Num. 34.6, 7. b Num. 33.36 the b wilderness of Zin southward great sea, and the coast thereof: this

was the uttermost part of the south is the coast of the children of Judah

round about according to their fami-
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B. C. 1444. | 13 Yet it came to pass, when the 1 6 Ye shall therefore describe the land B. C. 1444.

children of Israel were waxen strong, into seven parts, and bring the descrip#ch. 16. 10. that they put the Canaanites to strib- tion hither to me, fthat I may cast f ch. 14. 2. ute; but did not utterly drive them lots for you here before the Lord our

ver. 10. out.

God. t ch. 6. 4. 14 t And the children of Joseph spake bay & But the Levites have no part 8 ch. 13. 33.

unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou among you ; for the priesthood of the u Gen. 48. 22. given me but wone lot and one por- LORD is their inheritance: hand Gad, n ch. 13. 8. 1 x Gen. 48. 19. tion to inherit, seeing I am a great and Reuben, and half the tribe of Num. 26. 34,

people, forasmuch as the LORD hath Manasseh, have received their inheri-
blessed me hitherto ?

tance beyond Jordan on the east,
15 And Joshua answered them, If which Moses the servant of the LORD
thou be a great people, then get thee gave them.
up to the wood country, and cut down 8 | And the men arose, and went

for thyself there in the land of the away: and Joshua charged them that
11 Or, Reph. | Perizzites and of the Il giants, if mount went to describe the land, saying, Go
aim, Gen. 14.
5. & 15. 20.

Ephraim be too narrow for thee. and walk through the land, and de

16 And the children of Joseph said, scribe it, and come again to me, that
The hill is not enough for us : and I may here cast lots for you before

all the Canaanites that dwell in the the LORD in Shiloh.
y Judg. 1. 19. land of the valley have y chariots of 9 And the men went and passed
& 4.3.

iron, both they who are of Beth-shean through the land, and described it
z ch. 19. 18. and her towns, and they who are 2 of by cities into seven parts in a book,
1 Kings 4. 12.
the valley of Jezreel.

and came again to Joshua to the host
17 And Joshua spake unto the house at Shiloh.
of Joseph, even to Ephraim and to 10 T And Joshua cast lots for them
Manasseh, saying, Thou art a great in Shiloh before the Lord: and there
people, and hast great power: thou Joshua divided the land unto the
shalt not have one lot only:

children of Israel according to their
18 But the mountain shall be thine ; divisions.
for it is a wood, and thou shalt cut 11 | And the lot of the tribe of the
it down: and the outgoings of it shall children of Benjamin came up accord-

be thine : for thou shalt drive out the ing to their families : and the coast of
2 Deut. 20.1. Canaanites, a though they have iron their lot came forth between the chil. |
chariots, and though they be strong. dren of Judah and the children of


12 | And their border on the north See ch. 16. 1.!
The tabernacle is set up at Shiloh. 2 The remainder side was from Jordan; and the border
of the land is divided into seven parts, which are
distributed by lot. 11 The lot and border of Benja went up to the side of Jericho on the
min. 21 Their cities.

north side, and went up through the AND the whole congregation of mountains westward ; and the goings

A the children of Israel assembled out thereof were at the wilderness of a ch. 19. 51. & together a at Shiloh, and b set up the Beth-aven. 21. 2. & 22. 9.

tabernacle of the congregation there: 13 And the border went over from Jer. 7. 12. b Judg. 18, 31. and the land was subdued before thence toward Luz, to the side of 1 Sam. 1. 3, them.

Luz kwhich is Beth-el, southward; k Gen. 28. 19. 24. & 4.3, 4. 2 And there remained among the and the border descended to Ataroth

Judg. 1. 23. children of Israel seven tribes, which addar, near the hill that lieth on the had not yet received their inherit- south side 'of the nether Beth-horon. 1.ch. 16. 3. ance.

14 And the border was drawn thence, 3 And Joshua said unto the children and compassed the corner of the sea 1 c Judg. 18. 9. of Israel, How long are ye slack to southward, from the hill that lieth

go to possess the land, which the before Beth-horon southward; and
LORD God of your fathers hath given the goings out thereof were at m Kir- m See ch. 15.

jath-baal which is Kirjath-jearim, a
4 Give out from among you three city of the children of Judah: this
men for each tribe : and I will send was the west quarter.
them, and they shall rise, and go | 15 And the south quarter was from
through the land, and describe it ac- the end of Kirjath-jearim, and the
cording to the inheritance of them; border went out on the west, and
and they shall come again to me. went out to the well of waters of a ch. 15.

5 And they shall divide it into seven Nephtoah: 1 ch. 15. 1. parts : d Judah shall abide in their 16 And the border came down to e ch. 16.1, 4. coast on the south, and e the house the end of the mountain that lieth

of Joseph shall abide in their coasts before • the valley of the son of Hin- och. 15. 8. on the north.

inom, and which is in the valley of


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