$?ass throu"h the midst of the camp and command the peop*e, sa!in", '?repare provisions for !ourse*ves, for within
three da!s !ou wi** cross this Jordan, to "o in to possess the *and which the LORD !our 4od wi** "ive !ou, to possess it'$
:o the Reubenites and to the 4adites and to the ha*f@tribe of Manasseh, Joshua said,
$Remember the word which Moses the servant of the LORD commanded !ou, sa!in", '
:he LORD !our 4od "ives !ou rest and wi** "ive !ou this *and'
$Aour wives, !our *itt*e ones, and !our catt*e sha** remain in the *and whichMoses "ave !ou be!ond the Jordan, but !ou sha** cross before !our brothers in batt*e arra!, a** !our va*iant warriors, and sha** he*p them,
unti* the LORD "ives !our brothers rest, as 3e "ives !ou, and the! a*so possess the *and which the LORD !our 4od "ives them
:hen !ou sha** return to !our own *and, and possess that which Moses
the servant of the LORD "ave !ou be!ond the Jordan toward the sunrise$
:he! answered Joshua, sa!in", $&** that !ou have commanded us we wi** do, and wherever !ou send us we wi** "o
$Just as we obe!ed Moses in a** thin"s, so we wi** obe! !ou( on*!
ma! the LORD !our 4od dwe** with !ou as 3e dwe**ed with Moses
$&n!one who rebe*s a"ainst !our command and does not obe! !our words in a** that !ou command him, sha** receive the death pena*t!( on*! remain stron" and coura"eous$
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:hen Joshua the son of Nun sent two men as spies secret*! from
5hittim, sa!in", $4o, view the *and, especia**! Jericho $ 5o the! went and came into the house of
a har*ot who had the name of Rahab, and *od"ed there
Messen"ers to*d the kin" of Jericho, sa!in", $)eho*d, men from the sons of +srae* have come here toni"ht to search out the *and$