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under mount Hermon: and all their kings he took, and smote them, and slew them.

18 Joshua made war a long time with all those kings.

19 There was not a city that made peace with the children of Israel, save the Hivites the inhabitants of Gibeon: all other they took in battle.

20 For it was of the LORD to harden their hearts, that they should come against Israel in battle, that he might destroy them utterly, and that they might have no favour, but that he might destroy them, as the LORD commanded Moses.

21 And at that time came Joshua, and cut off the Anakims from the mountains, from Hebron, from Debir, from Anab, and from all the mountains of Judah, and from all the mountains of Israel: Joshua destroyed them utterly with their cities.

22 There was none of the Anakims left in the land of the children of Israel: only in Gaza, in Gath, and in Ashdod, there remained.

23 So Joshua took the whole land, according to all that the LORD said unto Moses ; and Joshua gave it for an inheritance unto Israel according to their divisions by their tribes. And the land rested from war.

from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the middle of the river, and from half Gilead, even unto the river Jabbok, which is the border of the children of Ammon;

3 And from the plain to the sea of Chinneroth on the east, and unto the sea of the plain, even the salt sea on the east, the way to Bethjeshimoth; and from the south, under Ashdoth-pisgah:

4 And the coast of Og king of Bashan, which was of the remnant of the giants, that dwelt at Ashtaroth and at Edrei,

5 And reigned in mount Hermon, and in Salcah, and in all Bashan, unto the border of the Geshurites and the Maachathites, and half Gilead, the border of Sihon king of Heshbon.

6 Them did Moses the servant of the LORD and the children of Israel smite : and Moses the servant of the LORD gave it for a possession unto the Reubenites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh.

7 And these are the kings of the country which Joshua and the children of Israel smote on this side Jordan on the west, from Baal-gad in the valley of Lebanon even unto the mount Halak, that goeth up to Seir ; which Joshua gave unto the tribes of Israel for a possession according to their divisions ;

8 In the mountains, and in the valleys, and in the plains, and in the springs, and in the wilderness, and in the south country; the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites :

9 The king of Jericho, one; the king of Ai, which is beside Beth-el, one ;

CHAP. XII.

Now these are the kings of the land, which the children of Israel smote, and possessed their land on the other side Jordan toward the rising of the sun, from the river Arnon unto mount Hermon, and all the plain on the east :

2 Sihon king of the Amorites, who dwelt in Heshbon, and ruled

10 The king of Jerusalem, one; the king of Hebron, one;

11 The king of Jarmuth, one; the king of Lachish, one ;

12 The king of Eglon, one; the king of Gezer, one;

13 The king of Debir, one; the king of Geder, one;

14 The king of Hormah, one; the king of Arad, one;

15 The king of Libnah, one; the king of Adullam, one ;

16 The king of Makkedah, one ; the king of Beth-el, one;

17 The king of Tappuah, one; the king of Hepher, one;

18 The king of Aphek, one; the king of Lasharon, one; 19 The king of Madon, one;

the king of Hazor, one ;

20 The king of Shimron-meron, one; the king of Achshaph, one;

21 The king of Taanach, one; the king of Megiddo, one;

22 The king of Kedesh, one; the king of Jokneam of Carmel, one;

23 The king of Dor in the coast of Dor, one; the king of the nations of Gilgal, one;

24 The king of Tirzah, one: all the kings thirty and one.

Ashdothites, the Eshkalonites, the Gittites, and the Ekronites; also the Avites :

4 From the south, all the land of the Canaanites, and Mearah that is beside the Sidonians, unto Aphek, to the borders of the Amorites :

5 And the land of the Giblites, and all Łebanon, toward the sunrising, from Baal-gad under mount Hermon unto the entering into Hamath.

6 All the inhabitants of the hill country from Lebanon unto Misrephoth-maim, and all the Sidonians, them will I drive out from before the children of Israel: only divide thou it by lot unto the Israelites for an inheritance, as I have commanded thee.

7 Now therefore divide this land for an inheritance unto the nine tribes, and the half tribe of Manasseh,

8 With whom the Reubenites and the Gadites have received their inheritance, which Moses gave them, beyond Jordan eastward, even as Moses the servant of the LORD gave them ;

9 From Aroer, that is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and the city that is in the midst of the river, and all the plain of Medeba unto Dibon;

10 And all the cities of Sihon king of the Amorites, which reigned in Heshbon, unto the border of the children of Ammon;

11 And Gilead, and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah;

12 All the kingdom of Og in Bashan, which reigned in Ashtaroth and in Edrei, who remained of the remnant of the giants: for these

CHAP. XIII.

Now. Joshua was old and stricken in years; and the LORD said unto him, Thou art old and stricken in years, and there remaineth yet very much land to be possessed.

2 This is the land that yet remaineth: all the borders of the Philistines, and all Geshuri,

3 From Sihor, which is before Egypt, even unto the borders of Ekron northward, which is counted to the Canaanite: five lords of the Philistines; the Gazathites, and the

out.

did Moses smite, and cast them || ben after their families, the cities

and the villages thereof. . 13 Nevertheless the children of 24 And Moses gave inheritance Israel expelled not the Geshurites, unto the tribe of Gad, even unto nor the Maachathites : but the the children of Gad according to Geshurites and the Maachathites their families. dwell among the Israelites until 25 And their coast was Jazer, this day.

and all the cities of Gilead, and 14 Only unto the tribe of Levi he half the land of the children of gave none inheritance; the sacri Ammon, unto Aroer that is before fices of the LORD God of Israel Rabbah; made by fire are their inheritance, 26 And from Heshbon unto Raas he said unto them.

math-mizpeh, and Betonim ; and 15 And Moses gave unto the tribe from Mahanaim unto the border of of the children of Reuben inherit Debir; ance according to their families.

27 And in the valley, Beth-aram, 16 And their coast was from A. and Beth-nimrah, and Succoth, and roer, that is on the bank of the river Zaphon, and the rest of the kingArnon, and the city that is in the dom of Sihon king of Heshbon, midst of the river, and all the plain Jordan and his border, even unto the by Medeba;

edge of the sea of Chinnereth on 17 Heshbon, and all her cities the other side Jordan eastward. that are in the plain; Dibon, and 28 This is the inheritance of the Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon, children of Gad after their families,

the cities, and their villages. and Mephaath,

29 And Moses gave inheritance 19 And Kirjathaim, and Sibmah, unto the half tribe of Manasseh : and Zareth-shahar in the mount of and this was the possession of the the valley,

half tribe of the children of Ma20 And Beth-peor, and Ashdoth nasseh by their families. pisgals, and Beth-jeshimoth,

30 And their coast was from Ma21 And all the cities of the plain, hanaim, all Bashan, all the kingdom and all the kingdom of Sihon king of Og king of Bashan, and all the of the Amorites, which reigned in towns of Jair, which are in Bashan, Heshbon, whom Moses smote with threescore cities : the princes of Midian, Evi, and 31 And half Gilead, and AshtaRekem, and Zur, and Hur, and roth, and Edrei, cities of the kingReba, which were dukes of Sihon, dom of Og in Bashan, were pertaindwelling in the country.

ing unto the children of Machir the 22 Balaam also the son of Beor, son of Manasseh, even to the one the soothsayer, did the children of half of the children of Machir by Israel slay with the sword among their families. them that were slain by them.

32 These are the countries which 23 And the border of the chil Moses did distribute for inheritdren of Reuben was Jordan, and ance in the plains of Moab, on the border thereof. This was the the other side Jordan, by Jericho, inheritance of the children of Reu-l eastward.

33 But unto the tribe of Levi | went up with me made the heart of Moses gave not any inheritance: the people melt: but I wholly folthe Lord God of Israel was their lowed the LORD my God. inheritance, as he said unto them. 9 And Moses sware on that day,

saying, Surely the land whereon thy CHAP. XIV.

feet have trodden shall be thine in

heritance, and thy children's for AND these are the countries which ever, because thou hast wholly folthe children of Israel inherited in lowed the LORD my God. the land of Canaan, which Eleazar 10 And now, behold, the LORD the priest, and Joshua the son of hath kept me alive, as he said, these Nun, and the heads of the fathers forty and five years, even since the of the tribes of the children of LORD spake this word unto Moses, Israel, distributed for inheritance to while the children of Israel wandered them.

in the wilderness : and now, lo, I 2 By lot was their inheritance, as am this day fourscore and five years the LORD commanded by the hand old. of Moses, for the nine tribes, and 11 As yet I am as strong this day for the half tribe.

as I was in the day that Moses sent 3 For Moses had given the inhe me: as my strength was then, even ritance of two tribes and an half so is my strength now, for war, both tribe on the other side Jordan : but to go out, and to come in. unto the Levites he gave none inhe 12 Now therefore give me this ritance among them.

mountain, whereof the LORD spake 4 For the children of Joseph were in that day; for thou heardest in two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim : that day how the Anakims were there, therefore they gave no part unto and that the cities were great and the Levites in the land, save cities fenced: if so be the LORD will be to dwell in, with their suburbs for with me, then I shall be able to their cattle and for their substance. drive them out, as the LORD said.

5 As the LORD commanded Mo 13 And Joshua blessed him, and ses, so the children of Israel did, gave unto Caleb the son of Jephunand they divided the land.

neh Hebron for an inheritance. 6 Then the children of Judah 14 Hebron therefore became the came unto Joshua in Gilgal: and inheritance of Caleb the son of Caleb the son of Jephunneh the Jephunneh the Kenezite unto this Kenezite said unto him, Thou day, because that he wholly followed knowest the thing that the LORD the LORD God of Israel. said unto Moses the man of God 15 And the name of Hebron beconcerning me and thee in Kadesh fore was Kirjath-arba ; which Arba barnea.

was a great man among the Ana7 Forty years old was I when kims. And the land had rest from Moses the servant of the LORD sent war. me from Kadesh-barnea to espy out

CHAP. XV. the land; and I brought him word again as it was in mine heart.

THIS then was the lot of the tribe 8 Nevertheless my brethren that of the children of Judah by their

families ; eten to the border of Edom | 9 And the border was drawn from the wilderness of Zin southward was the top of the hill unto the fountain the uttermost part of the south of the water of Nephtoah, and went coast.

out to the cities of mount Ephron ; 2 And their south border was and the border was drawn to Baalah, from the shore of the salt sea, from which is Kirjath-jearim: the bay that looketh southward :

10 And the border compassed 3 And it went out to the south from Baalah westward unto mount side to Maaleh-acrabbim, and pass Seir, and passed along unto the side ed along to Zin, and ascended up of mount Jearim, which is Chesalon, on the south side unto Kadesh-bar on the north side, and went down nea, and passed along to Hezron, to Beth-shemesh, and passed on to and went up to Adar, and fetched a Timnah: compass to Karkaa:

11 And the border went out unto 4 From thence it passed toward the side of Ekron northward : and Azmon, and went out unto the river the border was drawn to Shicron, of Egypt; and the goings out of and passed along to mount Baalah, that coast were at the sea : this shall and went out unto Jabneel ; and the be your south coast.

goings out of the border were at the 5 And the east border was the salt sea. sea, even unto the end of Jordan. 12 And the west border was to And their border in the north quar the great sea, and the coast thereof. ter was from the bay of the sea at This is the coast of the children of the uttermost part of Jordan:

Judah round about according to 6 And the border went up to their families. Beth-hogla, and passed along by 13 And unto Caleb the son of the north of Beth-arabah ; and the Jephunneh he gave a part among border went up to the stone of the children of Judah, according to Bohan the son of Reuben :

the commandment of the Lord to 7 And the border went up toward Joshua, even the city of Arba the Debir from the valley of Achor, and father of Anak, which city is Heso northward, looking toward Gilgal, bron. that is before the going up to Adum 14 And Caleb drove thence the mim, which is on the south side of three sons of Anak, Sheshai, and the river : and the border passed Ahiman, and Talmai, the children toward the waters of En-shemesh, of Anak. and the goings out thereof were at 15 And he went up thence to the En-rogel :

inhabitants of Debir : and the name 8 And the border went up by the of Debir before was Kirjath-sepher. valley of the son of Hinnom unto 16 And Caleb said, He that smitthe south side of the Jebusite; the eth Kirjath-sepher, and taketh it, to same is Jerusalem : and the border him will I give Achsalı my daughwent up to the top of the mountain ter to wife. that lieth before the valley of Hin 17 And Othniel the son of Kenom westward, which is at the end naz, the brother of Caleb, took it : of the valley of the giants north and he gave him Achsah his daughward :

ter to wife.

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