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The inheritance of Reuben, CHAP. XIII, XIV. God, and Nanasseh. CHAP. Xi.

17 Heshbon, and all her cities that NOW Joshua was old and stricken in are in the plain ; Dibon, and Bamothhim, Thou art old and stricken in * 18 And Jahaza, and Kedemorb, and years, and there remaineth yet very Mephaath, inurh land to be possessed.

!9 And Kirjathaim, and Sibanah, 2 This is the land that yet remain- and Zareth-shahar in the mount of eth : all the l orders of the Philistines, the valley, and all Geshuri,

20 And Beth-peor, and Ashdoth. 3 From Sihar, which is before Egypt, pisgan, and Beth-jeshimoth, even unto the borders of Ekron north 91 And all the cities of the plain, ward, which is counted to the Canaan- and all the kingdoin of Sibon king of ite : five lords of the Philistines; the the Amorites, which reigned in HeshGazathites, and the Ashdothites, the bon, whom Moses smote, with the Eshkalonites, the Gittites, and the Ek- prices of Midian, Evi, and Rekeni, ronites ; also the Avites :

and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, which 4 From the south, all the land of were dukes of Silon, dwelling in the the Canaanites, and Mearah that is country. beside the Sidonians, unto Aphek, to 99 Balaam also the son of Beor, the the borders of the Aniorites :

soothsaver, did the children of Israel 5 And the land of the Giblites, and stay with the sword among them that ali Lebanon, toward the sun-rising, I were slain by them. from Baal-gad under mount Hermon

23 And the order of the children of into the entering into Hamath! Reuben was Jordan, and the border

6 All the inhabitarts of the bill thereof. This tras the inheritance of country from Lebanon unto Misre- the children of Reuhen after their fami. photh-inaim, and all the Sidonjans, lies, the cities and the villages thereof. them will l drive out from hefore the 24 And Moses gave inheritance unchildren of Israel: only divide thou to the tribe of Gad, eren unto the chil.

by lot unto the Israelites for andren of Gad according to their faniiInheritance, as I have commanded lies. thee.

25 And their coast was Jazer, and 7 Mow therefore divide this land for all the cities of Gilead, and half the an inheritance unto the nine tribes, land of the children of Ammon, unto and the half-tribe of Manasseh,

Aroer that is before Rabbah; 8 With whom the Reubenites and 26 And from Hesbbon unto Ramath the Gadites have received their in- naizpeh, and Betonim ; and from Ma• beritance, which Moses gave them, hanaim unto the border of Debir ; beyond Jordan easiward,

27 And in the valley, Beth-aram, Moses the servant of the LORD gave and Beth-nimrah, and Succoth, and them;

Zaphon, the rest of the kingdom of 9 From Aroer, that is upon the Sibon king of Heshbon, Jordan and bank of the river Arnon, and the city his border, een uinto the edge of the that is in the midst of the river, and sea of Chinneroth on the other side all the plain of Medeba unto Dibon ; Jordan eastward.

10 And all the cities of Sihon king 28 This is the inheritance of the of the Amorites, which reigned in children of Gad after their fam lies, Heshbon, unto the border of the chil. the cities and their villages. dren of Ammon;

29And Moses gave in heritance 11 And Gilead, and the border of unto the half-tribe of Manasseb: and the Geshurites and Maachathites, and this was the possession of the half-tribe all mount Hermon, and all Bashan of the children of Manasseb by their unto Salcah :

fainilies. 19 All the kingdom of Og in Bashan, 30 And their coast was from Ma. which reigned in Ashtaroth and in hanaim, ali Bashan, all the kingdom Edrei, w bo remained of the remnant of Og king of Basnan, and all the of the giants: for these did Moses towns of Jair, which use in Basban, site, and cast them out.

threescore cities : 13 Nevertheless the children of Is. 31 And half Gilead, and Ashtaroth, rael expelled not the Geshurites, nor and Edrei, cities of the kingdom of the Maachathites : but the Geshurites Og in Basban, Tere pertaining unto the and the Maachatbites dweil among children of Machir the son of Mathe Israelites until this day.

nasseh, even to be one half of the 14 Only unto the tribe of Levi he children of Machir by their families. gave none inberitance ; the sacrifices 32 These are the countries wbica of the LORD God of Israel made u Moses did distribute for inheritance hre are their inheritance, as he said in the plains of Moab, on the other unto them.

side Jordan, by Jericho, eastward. 15 And Moses gave unto the tribe 33 But unto the tribe of Levi Moses of the children of Reuben inheritance gave not any inheritance: the LORD according to their families.

God of Israel was their inheritance, 16 And their coast was from Aroer, as he said unto them. that is on the bank of the river Arnon,

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CHAP. XV. tribes of the children of Israel, distri- Tuis then was the lot of the tribe

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of the children of Judah by their 9 By lot was their inheritance, as families ; even to the border or Edom; the LORD commanded by the hand the wilderness of Zin southward was of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the uttermost part of the south coast, the half-tribe.

2 And their south border was from 3 For Moses had given the inherit the shore of the salt sea, from the bay ance of two tribes and an bali tribe that looketh southward : on the other side Jordan : but unto 3 And it went out to the south side the Levites he gave norie inheritance to Maaleh-acrabbim, and passed along among them.

to Zin, and ascended up on the south 4 For the children of Joseph were side unto Kadesh-bamea, and passed two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim : along to Hezron, and went up to Adar, therefore they gave no part into the and fetched a coinpass to Karkaa : Levites in the land, sive cities to 4 From thence it passed toward A2dwell in, with their suburbs for their mon, and went out unto the river of cattle and for their substance.

Egypt ; and the goings out of that 5 As the LORD commanded Moses, coast were at the sea : this shall be so the children of Israel did, and they your south coast. divided the land.

5 And the east border was the salt. 69 Then the children of Judah came sea, even unto the end of Jordan : and unto Joshua in Gilgal, and Caleh the their border in the north quarter was son of Jephunnen the Kenezite said from the bay of the sea, at the utterunto him, Thou knowest the thing that most part of Jordan : the LORD said unto Moses the man 6 And the border went up to Bethof God concerning me and thee in bogla, and passed along by the north Kadesh-bainea.

of Beth-arabah ; and the border went 7 Forty years old was I when Moses up to the stone of Bohan the son of the servant of the LORD sent me iron Reuben : Kadesh-barnea to espy out the land; 7 And the border went up toward and I brought him word again as it Debir from the valley of Achor, and tras in mine heart.

so northward, looking toward Gilgal, 8 Nevertheless, my brethren that that is before the going up to Aduinwent up with mé made the heart of mun, which is on the south side of the people melt: but I wholly followed the river: and the border passed tothe LORD my God.

ward the waters of En-shemesh, and 9 And Moses sware on that day, the goings out thereof were at En: saying, Surely the land whereon thyrogel. feet have trodden shall be thine inhe & And the border went up by the titance, and thy children's for ever : valley of the son of Hinnoin unto the because thou hast wholly followed the south side of the Jebusite; the same LORD my God.

is Jerusalem : and the border went up 10 Acd now, behold, the LORD hath to the top of the mountain that liesh kept me alive, as he said, these forty before the valley of Hinnom westward, and five years, even since the LORD which is at the end of the valley of the spake this word unto Moses, wbile the giants northward. children of Israel wandered in the wil. 9 And the border was drawn from derness : and now, lo, I am this day the top of the hill unto the fountain fourscore and five years old

of the water of Nephtoah, and went 11 As yet I am as strong this day as out to the cities of mount Ephron : I was in the day that Moses sent me: and the border was drawn to Baalah, as my strength was then, even so is which is Kirjath-jearim: my strength now, for war, both to go 10 And the border compassed from Out, and to come in.

Baalab westward unto mount Seir, and 12 Now therefore give me this moun- passed along unto the side of mount tain, whereof the LORD spake in that Bearim, which is Chesalon, on the day'; for thou beardest in that day north side, and went down to Bethhow the Anakins riere there, and that shemesh, and passed on to Timnah : the cities were great and fenced : if so 11 And the border went out unto he the LORD will be with me, then 1 the side of Ekron northward : and the shall be able to drive them out, as the border was drawn to Shicron, and LORD said.

passed along to mount Baalah, and 13 And Joshua blessed him, and gave went out unto Jabneel ; and the goings unto Caleb the son of Jephunneh He- out of the border were at the sea. bron for an inheritance.

12 And the west border was to the 14 Hebron therefore became the great sea, and the coast thereof. This inberitance of Caleb the son of Je- is the coast of the children of Judah pbunneb the Kenezite unto this day; round about, according to their fabecause that he wholy followed the milies. LORD God of Israel.

13 | And unto Caleb the son of Je 15 And the name of Hebron before phunneb he gave a part among the zs Kirjatu-arva; which Arba was a children of Judah, according to the

The cities of Judah.

CHAP. XVI. Borders of the sons of Jasent, commandment of the LORD to Joshua ; Maresbah; nine cities with their vilta. ezen the city of Arba the father or

ges: Anak, which city is Hebron.

45 Ekron, with her towns and her 14 And Caleb drove thence the three villages : sons of Anak, Sheshai, and Ahiman, 46 From Ekron even unto the sea and Taliai, the children of Anak. all that lay near Ashdod, with their vil

15 And he went up thence to the in- lages : habitants of Debir : and the naine of 47 Ashdod with her towns and her Debir before tcs Kirjath-sepber. villages, Gaza with her towns and her

16 | And Caleb said, He that smitett villages, unto the viver of Egypt, and Kirjath-sepher, and taketh it, to hit the great sea, and the border thereof : will I give Achsah my daughter to wie. 48 And in the mountains, Shamir,

17 And Othniel the son of Kenaz, and Jattir, and Socot, the brother of Caleb, took it : and he 49 And Dannah, and Kirjath-sunnal, gave bim Achsah his daughter to wife. which is Debir,

19 And it came to pass, as she came 50 And Anab, and Eshtemoh, and unto him, that she moved him to ask Anim, of ber father a field : and she lighted 51 And Goshen, and Holon, and off her ass : and Calco said unto her, Giloh: eleven cities with their vil. What wouldest thou ?

lages : 19 Who answered, Give me a bless 52 Arab, and Dumah, and Eshean, ing; for thou hast given me a south 53 And Janum, and Beth-tappuah, land; give me also springs of water. and Aphekah, Anti he gave her the upper springs, 34 And Humtah, and Kirjath-arba, and the nether springs.

which is Hebron, and Zior; nine cities 20 This is the inberitance of the with their villages : tribe of the children of Judah accord

55 Maon, Carmel, and Zipb, and ing to their families.

Juttah, 21 | And the uttermost cities of the 56 And Jezreel, and Jokdeam, and tribe of the children of Judah toward Zanoah, the coast of Edom southward were 57 Cain, Gibeah, and Timnah ; ten Kabzeel, and Eder, and Jagur, cities with their villages :

99 And Kinah, and Dixonah, and 58 Halhul, Beth-zur, and Gedor, Adadab,

59 And Maarath, and Keth-anoth, 23 And Kedesh, and Hazor, and and Eltekon ; six cities with their vil Itboan,

lages : 24 Ziph, and Telem, and Bealoth, CO Kirjatb-baal, which is Kirjathe

95 And Hazor, Hadattab, and Keri-jearim, and Rabbah ; two cities willa oth, and Hezron, which is Hazor, their villages :

26 Amam, and Shema, and Moladab, 6. In the wilderness, Betb-arabab,

97 And Hazar-gaddah, and Heshamon, Middin, and Secacab, and Beth-palet,

62 And Nibshan, and the city of 99 And Hazar-shual, and Beer-sheba, Salt, and En-gedi; six cities with their and Bizjothjah,

villages. 29 Baalab, and lim, and Azem, 63 ! As for the Jehusites, the inha

30 And Eltolad, and Chesil, and bitants of Jerusalem, the children of JuHormab,

dah could not drive them out: but the 31 And Ziklag, and Madmannah, and Jebusites dwell with the children of Sansannah,

Judah at Jerusalem unto this day, 32 And Lebaoth, and Shilhim, and

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Ain, and Rimmon: all the cities ar AND the lot of the children

of twenty and nine, with their villages : Joseph fell from Jordan by Jeri.

33 And in the valley, Esbtaol, and cho, unto the water of Jericho on the Zoreah, and Ashnah,

east, to the wilderness that goeth 34 And Zanoah, and En-ganním, up from Jericho throughout mount Tappuah, and Enam,

Beth-el, 35 Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, 2 And goeth out from Beth-el to and Azekah,

Luz, and passeth along unto the bor 36 And Sbaraim, and Adithain, and ders of Archi tu Ataroth, Gederah, and Gederothaim ; fourteen 3 And goeth down westward to the cities with their villages :

coast of Japhleti, unto the coast of 37 Zeman, and Hadashah, and Migdal- Beth-horon the nether, and to Gezer : gad,

and the goings out thereof are at the 38 And Dilean, and Mizpeh, and sea. Joktheel,

4 So the children of Joseph, Ma. 39 Lachish, and Bozkath, and Eglon, nasseh and Ephraim, took their in

40 And Cabbon, and Lahmam, and heritance. Kithlish,

5. And the border of the children 41 And Gederoth, Beth-dagon, and of Ephrain according to their famiNaamah, and Makkedah; sixteen ci- lies was thus : even the border of ties with their villages :

their inheritance on the east side was 42 Liboab, and Ether, and Ashan, Ataroth-adar, untu Beth-horon the

43 And Jiphtah, and Ashnah, and upper; Nezih,

5 And the border went out toward 41 And Keilalt, and Achrid,' and fue sea 10 Micimecbab on the north

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The tabernacle set up. Ride; and the border went about east-, these cities of Ephraim are among the ward unto Taanath-shiloh, and passed cities of Manasseb: the coast of Maby it on the east to Janohah;

nasseh also was on the north side of 7 And it went down from Janobah the river, ard the out-goings of it were to Ataroth, and to Naarath, and at the sea : came to Jericho, and went out at 10 Southward it was Ephraim's, and Jordan.

northward it was Manasseh's, and the % The border went out from Tap- sea is his border; and they met togepuah westward unto the river Kanah; ther in Asher on the north, and in isand the goings out thereof were at the sachat on the cast. sea. This is the inheritance of the 11 And Manasseh had in Issachar tribe of the children of Ephraim by and in Asher, Beth-shean and her their families.

towns, ani Ibleam and her towns, and 9 And the separate cities for the chil- the inhabitants of Dor and her towns dren of Ephraim were annong the in- and the inhabitants of En-dor and her heritance of the children oi Manasseh, towns, and the initabitants of Taanach all the cities with their villages. and her towns, and the inhabitants of

10 And they drave not out the Ca- Megiddo and her towns, cren threa naanites that dwelt in Gezer: but the countries. Canaanites dwell among the Ebraim 19 9 Yet the children of Manasseh ites unto this day, and serve under could not drive ou the inhabitants of tribute.

those cities; but the Canaanites would CHAP. \:11.

dwell in that land. THERE was also a lot for the tribe TH

13 Yet it came to pass, when the of Manasseh; for he was the first children of Israel were waxen strong, born of Joseph' io wit, for Machir that they put the Canaanites to trithe first-born of Manasseh, the father bute ; but did not uiterly drive them of Gilead : because he was a man out. of war, therefore he had Gilead and 14 And the children of Joseph Bashan.

spake unto Joshua, saying, Why hast 2 There was also a lot for the rest thou given me but one lot and one of the children of Manasseh by their portion to inherit, seeing I am a great families : for the children of Abiezer, people, forasmuch as the LORD hath and for the children or Helek, and for blessed me bitborto? the children of Asriel, and for the 15 And Joshua answered them, if children of Shechein, and for the thou be a great people, then get thee children of Ilepher, and for the child up to the wood-country, and cut down dren of Sheinida: these were the for thyself there in the land of the male children of Manasseh the son of Perizzites and of the giants, if inouns Joseph by their families.

Epliraim he too narrow for thee. 31 But Zelophehad, the son of 16 And the children of Joseph said, Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son of l'he hill is no: enough for us and a í Machir, the son of Manasseh, had no the Canaanites that dwell in the land sons, but daughters and these are of the valley have chariots of iron, the names chis daughters, Mahlati, both they wto are of Beth-shean and and Noah, Hoplan, Milcah, and her towns, and they who are of the Tirzab.

valley of Jezreel. 4 And they came near be ore Elea 17 And Joshua spake unto the house zar tbe priest, and before Joshua the of Joseph, even to Ephraim and to son of Nun, and before the princes, Manuseid, sayans, Thou art a great saying, The LORD commanded Moses reople, and hast zreat power : chou to give us an inheritance among our shalt not leave one lot only : hrethren. Thciefore according to the 18 But the mountain shall be thine ; commandment of the LORD he gave for it is a wood, and thou shalt cut it them an nheritance among the bre-down: and the out-goings of it shall be thren of their father.

thine: for thou shalt drive out the 5 And there ie!! ten portions to Ma- Cananites, though they hare iroa naseel, besides the land of Gilead and chariots, and though they be strong. Bas ar, which were on the other side

CHAP. XVIII. Jordan;

AND the whole congregation of 6 Because the daughters of Manasseh 4 the childr of Israel assembled lad an inheritance among iis sons: together at Sui'ob, and set up the and the rest o Manasseb's sons ha i the tabernacle ore congregation there. land of Gileat.

And be lar' was subdued before And the coast of Manassen was them. from Asher to Michamethan, that lieth 2 And these remuned ainong the before Shechem; and the border went csildren of Israel seven tribes, which along on the right han't into the in- had not yet received their inieritance. habitants of Co-cappuah.

3 And Joshua Said unto the children 8 Now Manasse had the land of of Israel, How long are ye slack to go Tappaah : but l'appuat on the border to possess the land, which the LORD of Manasseh belonged to the cbildren Gout of your fa aers hath given you? of Ephrain);

4 Give out frou anong you three 9 And the coast descended unto the men for each trube: and I will set. diver Kaab, southward of the riserem, ad tey shall rise and so

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Remainder of the wond dtuided. CHAP. XIX

The lot of Simcom. through the land, and describe it ac-of Huinom, to the side of Jebusi on the cording to the inheritance of them ; south, and descended to En-togel, and they shall come again :o me.

17 And was drawn from the north, 5 And they stall divide it into seren and went forth to En-shemesh, and parts: Judah sbail abide in their coast went forth toward Geliloth, which is on the south, and the house of Joseph over against the going np. of Adunsball abide in their coasts on the mim, and descended to the stone of north.

Bohan the son of Reuben, 6 Ye shall therefore describe the

18 And passed along toward the side Jand into seren parts, and bring the over against Arabah nortbward, and description hither to ine, that I may went down unto Arabah : cast lots for you here before the LORD 19 And the border passed along te our God,

the side of Beth-hoglah northward : 7 But the Levites have no part and the out-goings of the border were among you ; for the priesthood of the at the north bay of the salt sea at the LORD is their inheritance : ani Gad, South end of Jordan : this was the south and Reuben, and tell the tribe of Ma- coast. nasseh, have received their inheritance 20 And Jordan was the border of it beyond Jordan on the east, which on the east side. This was the inheMoses the servant of the LORD gave ritance of the children of Benjamin, by them.

the coasts thereof round about, accord8 And the men arose, and went ing to their families. away: and Joshua charged them that 21 Now the cities of the tribe of went to describe the land, saying, Go the children of Benjamin, according to and walk through the land, and de- their families, were Jericho, and Beth scribe it, and come again to me, that hoglah, and the valley of Keziz, I may here cast lots for you before the 22 And Beth-arabah, and' Zema. LORD in Shiloh.

raim, and Beth-e), 9 And the men went and passed 23' And Avim, and Parah, anci through the land, and described it by Ophrab, cities into seven parts, in a book, and 24 Ảnd Chephar-haamonai, and came again to Joshua to the host at Opbni, and Gaba ; twelve cities with Shilob.

their villages : 10 And Joshua cast lots for them

25 Gibeon, and Ramab, and Beeroth, in Shiloh before the LORD: and ibere 26 And M izpeb, and Chepbirah, and Joshua divided the land unto the Mozah, children of Israel, according to their 27 And Rekem, and Irpeel, and divisions.

Taralah, 11 And the lot of the tribe of the

28, And Zelah, Elepa, and Jebusi, children of Benjamin came up accord- which is Jerusalem, Gibeath, and ing to their families, and the coast of Kirjath ; fourteen cities with their their lot came forth between the child villages.' This is the inheritance of dren of Judah and the children of Jo- the children of Benjamin according to seph.

their families. 12 And their border on the north side was from Jordan ; and the border

CHAP. XIX. of AN ND the second lot came forth to north side, and went up through the Simeon, even for the tribe of the mountains westward ; and the goings children of Simeon according to their out thereof were at the wilderness of families : and their inheritance was Beth-aven.

within the inheritance of the caildien 13 And the border went over from of Judah. thence toward Luz, to the side of Luz, 2 And they had in their inheritance which is Beth-el, southward : and the Beer-sheba, and Sheba, and Moladah, border descended to Ataroth-adar,lear 3 And Hazar-sbual, and Baiah, and the bill that licch on the south side of Azem, the nether Beth-horon.

4 And Elto!ad, and Bethul, and 14 And the border was drawn thence, Hormah, and compassed the corner of the sea, 5 Aná Ziklag, and Betb-marcaboth, southward, from the bill that lieth be- and Hazar-susah, fore Betb-horon southward ; and the 6 And Beth-lebaoth, and Sharuhen : goings out thereof were at Kirjatte- thirteen cities and their villages : baal, which is Kirjath-jearim, a city of 7 Ain, Reinmon, and Ether, and the children of Judab: this was the west Ashan; four cities and their villages : quarter.

8 And all the villages that were 15 And the south quarter was from round about these cities to Baalaththe end of Kirjath-jearim, and the beer, kamath of the south. This is horder went out on the west, and the inheritance of the tribe of the went out to the weil of waters of children of Sineon according to their Nephtoab:

families. 16 And the border came down to the 9 Out of the portion of the children end of the mountain that lieth before of Judah was the inheritance of the the valley of the son of Hinnom, and children or Simeon: for the part of which is in the valley of the giants on the children of Judah was too much the north, and descended to the valley for them : thesefore the children of

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