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 Joshua 18:1 - 10
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   Book of Joshua
   Chapter 18
18:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The whole assembly of the Israelites gathered at Shiloh and set up the Tent of Meeting there. The country was brought under their control,
 
18:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
but there were still seven Israelite tribes who had not yet received their inheritance.
 
18:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
So Joshua said to the Israelites: "How long will you wait before you begin to take possession of the land that the LORD, the God of your fathers, has given you?
 
18:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Appoint three men from each tribe. I will send them out to make a survey of the land and to write a description of it, according to the inheritance of each. Then they will return to me.
 
18:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
You are to divide the land into seven parts. Judah is to remain in its territory on the south and the house of Joseph in its territory on the north.
 
18:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
After you have written descriptions of the seven parts of the land, bring them here to me and I will cast lots for you in the presence of the LORD our God.
 
18:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The Levites, however, do not get a portion among you, because the priestly service of the LORD is their inheritance. And Gad, Reuben and the half-tribe of Manasseh have already received their inheritance on the east side of the Jordan. Moses the servant of the LORD gave it to them."
 
18:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
As the men started on their way to map out the land, Joshua instructed them, "Go and make a survey of the land and write a description of it. Then return to me, and I will cast lots for you here at Shiloh in the presence of the LORD."
 
18:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
So the men left and went through the land. They wrote its description on a scroll, town by town, in seven parts, and returned to Joshua in the camp at Shiloh.
 
18:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Joshua then cast lots for them in Shiloh in the presence of the LORD, and there he distributed the land to the Israelites according to their tribal divisions.
 
 

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