32 And there, in the presence of the people of Israel, he wrote on bthe stones a copy of the law of Moses, which he had written. 21 Then they sdevoted all in the city to destruction, both men and women, young and old, oxen, sheep, and donkeys, with the edge of the sword. 4:15; 5:8; 10:5, Gen. 37:29, 34; Num. (AC)They burned them with fire and stoned them with stones. For they were uncircumcised, because they had not been circumcised on the way. 10 The Lord said to Joshua, “Get up! 15 rAnd he who is taken with the devoted things shall be burned with fire, he and all that he has, because he has stransgressed the covenant of the Lord, and because he has done tan outrageous thing in Israel.’”, 16 So Joshua rose early in the morning and brought Israel near tribe by tribe, and the tribe of Judah was taken. Then (AE)the Lord turned from his burning anger. Defeat at Ai. 19 Then Joshua said to Achan, “My son, vgive glory to the Lord God of Israel and wgive praise2 to him. 13 Get up! Why have you fallen on your face? Joshua - ESV > Read this Bible book online, click here to read. And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. Do not go very far from the city, but all of you remain ready. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. And they brought them up to the zValley of Achor. You cannot stand before your enemies until you take away the devoted things from among you.” 6 So Joshua the son of Nun called the priests and said to them, “Take up the ark of the covenant and let seven priests bear seven trumpets of rams’ horns before the ark of the Lord.” 4 they on their part acted with cunning and went and made ready provisions and took worn-out sacks for their donkeys, and wineskins, worn-out and torn and mended, 8 And as soon as you have taken the city, you shall set the city on fire. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for ESV Scripture Journal: Joshua (2019, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! 13 These wineskins were new when we filled them, and behold, they have burst. 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord G od, h why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? 27 Only the livestock and the spoil of that city Israel took as their plunder, according to the word of the Lord that he vcommanded Joshua. You shall do according to the word of the Lord. 1 John 1:8 says, If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. And the household that the Lord takes shall come near man by man. And the tribe that the Lord takes by lot shall come near by clans. Joshua 7 Commentary by Brad Boyles. And all their provisions were dry and crumbly. 14 In the morning therefore you shall be brought near qby your tribes. And the armed men were walking before them, and the rear guard was walking after the ark of the Lord, while the trumpets blew continually. Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan! 20 So the people shouted, and the trumpets were blown. 6:5; Jer. And they laid them down before the Lord. They (M)turn their backs before their enemies, because they have become (N)devoted for destruction. Rev 17:7 And the angel said unto me, Wherefore didst thou marvel? mSee, I have commanded you.” 9 For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it and will surround us and (I)cut off our name from the earth. 6 Then Joshua (E)tore his clothes and (F)fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lorduntil the evening, he and the elders of Israel. 3 So Joshua and all the fighting men arose to go up to Ai. Consecrate the people and say, (P)‘Consecrate yourselves for tomorrow; for thus says the Lord, God of Israel, “There are devoted things in your midst, O Israel. 8 O Lord , what can I say , when Israel has turned their backs before their enemies ! 22 But to the two men who had spied out the land, Joshua said, “Go into the prostitute’s house and bring out from there the woman and all who belong to her, tas you swore to her.” 17 And the city and all that is within it shall be ndevoted to the Lord for destruction.2 Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall live, because she ohid the messengers whom we sent. 21 And the leaders said to them, “Let them live.” So they became dcutters of wood and drawers of water for all the congregation, just as the leaders ehad said of them. 27 ySo the Lord was with Joshua, and zhis fame was in all the land. And the household that the Lord takes shall come near man by man. The sin of Achan brought shame not only to him and his family but to the entire nation of Israel. And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. Cancel any time. 3 And they returned to Joshua and said to him, “Do not have all the people go up, but let about two or three thousand men go up and attack Ai. 5 and the men of Ai killed about thirty-six of their men and chased them before the gate as far as Shebarim and struck them at the descent. It was still warm when we took it from our houses as our food for the journey on the day we set out to come to you, but now, behold, it is dry and crumbly. 8 They said to Joshua, s“We are your servants.” And Joshua said to them, “Who are you? 13 So they stationed the forces, the main encampment that was north of the city and its rear guard west of the city. 13 Get up! I will tell thee the mystery of the woman, and of the beast that carrieth her, which hath the seven heads and ten horns. And the anger of the LORD burned against the people of Israel. 9:4. 28 So Joshua burned Ai and made it forever a wheap of ruins, as it is to this day. And the clan that the Lord takes shall come near by households. 33 And all Israel, csojourner as well as native born, with their elders and officers and their judges, stood on opposite sides of the ark before the Levitical priests dwho carried the ark of the covenant of the Lord, half of them in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, ejust as Moses the servant of the Lord had commanded at the first, to bless the people of Israel. Joshua 7 Israel Defeated at Ai 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah… 12 He took about 5,000 men and set them in ambush between Bethel and Ai, to the west of the city. 11 So our elders and all the inhabitants of our country said to us, ‘Take provisions in your hand for the journey and go to meet them and say to them, “We are your servants. 23 So the young men who had been spies went in and brought out Rahab and uher father and mother and brothers and all who belonged to her. 4 And he commanded them, “Behold, jyou shall lie in ambush against the city, behind it. 2 they gathered together as one to fight against Joshua and Israel. 6 Now Jericho was shut up inside and outside because of the people of Israel. You shall do according to the word of the Lord. 7:1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. And they put gdust on their heads. 7 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for aAchan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. 23 But the king of Ai they took alive, and brought him near to Joshua. vOnly the silver and gold, and the vessels of bronze and of iron, they put into the treasury of the house of the Lord. 26 And they raised over him da great heap of stones that remains to this day. 13 When Joshua was by Jericho, he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, ca man was standing before him dwith his drawn sword in his hand. And the clan that the Lord takes shall come near by households. On the seventh day you shall march around the city seven times, and jthe priests shall blow the trumpets. The Lord brings trouble on you today.” And all Israel bstoned him with stones. First 30-days on us! 26 Joshua laid an oath on them at that time, saying, x“Cursed before the Lord be the man who rises up and rebuilds this city, Jericho. 14 And the second day they marched around the city once, and returned into the camp. 14 So the men took some of their provisions, but xdid not ask counsel from the Lord. 5 And I and all the people who are with me will approach the city. And they went to the place of ambush and lay between Bethel and Ai, to the west of Ai, but Joshua spent … 16 And at the seventh time, when the priests had blown the trumpets, Joshua said to the people, “Shout, for the Lord has given you the city. 20 This we will do to them: let them live, lest bwrath be upon us, cbecause of the oath that we swore to them.” And the anger of the LORD burned against the people of Israel. 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord God, hwhy have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? They mturn their backs before their enemies, because they have become ndevoted for destruction.1 I will be with you no more, unless you destroy othe devoted things from among you. 20 And Achan answered Joshua, “Truly yI have sinned against the Lord God of Israel, and this is what I did: 9 The armed men were walking before the priests who were blowing the trumpets, and the lrear guard was walking after the ark, while the trumpets blew continually. 15 And the commander of the Lord’s army said to Joshua, f“Take off your sandals from your feet, for the place where you are standing is holy.” And Joshua did so. 30 At that time Joshua built an altar to the Lord, the God of Israel, aon Mount Ebal, 2 At that time the Lord said to Joshua, “Make sflint knives and circumcise the sons of Israel a second time.” And he brought near the clan of the Zerahites man by man, and Zabdi was taken. And Israel struck them down, until there was tleft none that survived or escaped. 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