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 Joshua 20
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The New American Standard Bible
   Book of Joshua
   Chapter 20  - Click for Chapter Audio
20:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the LORD spoke to Joshua, saying,
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:1
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:1
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:1
JFB -> Commentary on 20:1
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:1
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:1
TSK -> Entry for 20:1
WEN -> Notes on 20:1
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Homicide; Israel; Joshua; Refuge
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; Joshua, The Book Of


20:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, `Designate F230 the R367 cities of refuge, of which I spoke to you through F231 Moses,
 
Study Resource List
ACC -> Commentary on 20:2
BCC -> Commentary on 20:2
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:2
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:2
JFB -> Commentary on 20:2
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:2
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:2
TSK -> Entry for 20:2
WEN -> Notes on 20:2
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Homicide; Refuge
TCR -> Cities; Refuge, Cities of
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; Joshua, The Book Of
SBD -> Cities of refuge


20:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
that the manslayer who kills F232 any person unintentionally, without premeditation, may flee there, and they shall become your refuge from the avenger of blood.
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:3
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:3
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:3
JFB -> Commentary on 20:3
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:3
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:3
SRN -> Study Notes on 20:3
WEN -> Notes on 20:3
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Homicide; Refuge
TCR -> Avenger; Slayer, The
TTT -> Cities of Refuge
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; Joshua, The Book Of
SPG -> Devotional using 20:3


20:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`He shall flee to one of these cities, and shall stand at the entrance of the gate R368 of the city and state his case in the hearing of the elders of that city; and they shall take F233 him into the city to them and give him a place, so that he may dwell among them.
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:4
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:4
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:4
JFB -> Commentary on 20:4
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:4
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:4
TSK -> Entry for 20:4
WEN -> Notes on 20:4
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Court; Gates; Government; Homicide; Refuge
TCR -> Gates
TTT -> Cities of Refuge
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities And Urban Life; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; Joshua, The Book Of
SBD -> Gate


20:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Now if R369 the avenger of blood pursues him, then they shall not deliver the manslayer into his hand, because he struck his neighbor without premeditation and did not hate him beforehand.
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:5
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:5
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:5
JFB -> Commentary on 20:5
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:5
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:5
TSK -> Entry for 20:5
WEN -> Notes on 20:5
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Homicide; Refuge
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; Joshua, The Book Of


20:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`He shall dwell in that city until R370 he stands before the congregation for judgment, until the death of the one who is high priest in those days. Then the manslayer shall return F234 to his own city and to his own house, to the city from which he fled.' "
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:6
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:6
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:6
JFB -> Commentary on 20:6
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:6
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:6
TSK -> Entry for 20:6
WEN -> Notes on 20:6
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Communion; Homicide; Refuge
ATS -> Blood-Avenger; Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Court Systems; High Priest; Joshua, The Book Of


20:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So they set F235 apart Kedesh R371 in Galilee F236 in the hill country of Naphtali and Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) in the R372 hill country of Judah.
 
Study Resource List
ACC -> Commentary on 20:7
BCC -> Commentary on 20:7
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:7
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:7
JFB -> Commentary on 20:7
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:7
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:7
TSK -> Entry for 20:7
WEN -> Notes on 20:7
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Galilee; Hebron; Homicide; Kedesh; Refuge; Shechem
TCR -> Galilee; Kedesh; Shechem; Sychar, or Shechem
TTT -> Cities of Refuge
ATS -> Kedesh; Levites; Naphtali; Refuge, Cities Of; Shechem
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives; Murder
EBD -> Ephraim, Mount; Hebron; Naphtali, Mount; Shechem
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Ephraim, Mount; Galilee; Hebron; Joshua, The Book Of; Kedesh; Kiriath-Arba; Shechem
SBD -> Cities of refuge; Galilee; Hebron; Kedesh; Kirjath-arba; Naphtali, Mount; Shechem


20:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Beyond the Jordan east of Jericho, they designated F237 Bezer in the wilderness on the plain from the tribe of Reuben, and Ramoth in Gilead from the tribe of Gad, and Golan in Bashan from the tribe of Manasseh.
 
Study Resource List
BCC -> Commentary on 20:8
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:8
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:8
JFB -> Commentary on 20:8
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:8
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:8
TSK -> Entry for 20:8
WEN -> Notes on 20:8
NTB -> Avenger Of Blood; Bezer; Golan; Homicide; Ramoth-Gilead; Refuge
TCR -> Golan
TTT -> Cities of Refuge
ATS -> Bashan; Bezer; Gaulan Or Golan; Levites; Ramoth
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives
EBD -> Bezer; Gaulanitis; Golan; Mizpah; Plain; Ramoth-gilead
HBD -> Avenger; Bezer; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Joshua, The Book Of; Ramoth-Gilead
SBD -> Bezer in the wilderness; Cities of refuge; Golan; Ramoth-gilead


20:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
These R373 were the appointed cities for all the sons of Israel and for the stranger who sojourns among them, that whoever kills F238 any person unintentionally may flee there, and not die by the hand of the avenger of blood until he stands before the congregation.
 
Study Resource List
ACC -> Commentary on 20:9
BCC -> Commentary on 20:9
GEB -> Study Notes on 20:9
GSB -> Study Notes on 20:9
JFB -> Commentary on 20:9
MHC-COM -> Commentary on 20:9
MHC-CON -> Commentary on 20:9
TSK -> Entry for 20:9
WEN -> Notes on 20:9
NTB -> Aliens; Avenger Of Blood; Homicide; Refuge
TCR -> Cities; Refuge, Cities of
ATS -> Levites
BED -> Land (of Israel); Motives
HBD -> Avenger; Blood; Cities Of Refuge; Joshua, The Book Of
SBD -> Cities of refuge


FOOTNOTES:
F230 Lit Set for yourselves
F231 Lit by the hand of
F232 Lit smites
F233 Lit gather
F234 Lit return and come
F235 Lit sanctified
F236 Heb Galil
F237 Lit set
F238 Lit smites

 

CROSS REFERENCES:
R367 Numbers 35:6-34; Deuteronomy 4:41-43; 19:2ff
R368 Ruth 4:1; Job 5:4; Jeremiah 38:7
R369 Numbers 35:12
R370 Numbers 35:12
R371 Joshua 21:32; 1 Chronicles 6:76
R372 Joshua 21:11; Luke 1:39
R373 Numbers 35:13ff

 
 

Abbreviations Legend:

ACC - Adam Clark Commentary; BCC - Burton Coffman; GEB - Gill's Exposition; GSB - Geneva Study Bible; JFB - Jamieson, Fausset, Brown; MHC-COM - Matthew Henry Complete; MHC-CON - Matthew Henry Concise; SRN - Scofield Reference Notes; TSK - Treasury of Scripture Knowledge; WEN - Wesley's Explanatory Notes; NTB - Nave's Topical Bible; TCR - Thompson Chain Reference; TSK - Treasury of Scripture Knowledge; TTT - Torrey's Topical Textbook; ATS - ATS Bible Dictionary; BED - Baker's Evangelical Dictionary; EBD - Easton's Bible Dictionary; HBD - Holman Bible Dictionary; SBD - Smith's Bible Dictionary; SPG - Spurgeon's Morning & Evening;

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