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Questions and Answers on Joshua 16-24 0

Joshua Chapters 16-24 Questions and Answers

Joshua Chapters 16-24 Questions and Answers Joshua 16-24 finishes the book of Joshua.The children of Israel are now settled in the Promised Land and this book records some of their inheritances. In Joshua 16 it was the inheritance of Joseph. Yes, Joseph had two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim and Jacob (Joseph’s father) gave each of Joseph’s son’s an inheritance. Joseph got a double portion from his father and therefore each of Joseph’s sons became a tribe and as a tribe got an inheritance in the Promised Land. The children of Joseph were not happy about their inheritance in Joshua 17....

Joshua Chapters 9-15 Questions and Answers 0

Joshua Chapters 9-15 – Questions and Answers

Joshua Chapters 9-15 – Questions and Answers In Joshua 9:7 What does “peradventure” mean? Peradventure is an old term for “perhaps”. In Joshua 9:11 Does “victuals” mean food? Yes, it is where we get our word “vittles” from. In Joshua 10:11 The stones that came down from heaven, were they real stones or something else? These were hailstones. In Joshua 10 is the cave still closed up now? No, in verse 22, it says that Joshua told them to open the cave and kill the kings. They killed a lot of people to get the land that God gave them....

Questions and Answers on Joshua 1-8 0

Joshua Chapters 1-8 – Questions and Answers

Joshua Chapters 1-8 – Questions and Answers In Joshua 1 and other places in the Bible “be strong and of good courage”. The phrase, “Be strong and or good courage” is repeated 9 times in the Bible, all in the Old Testament. It is recorded that Moses told this to Joshua at least three times and then the LORD said the same words twice to Joshua after Moses died. Then the children of Israel told Joshua that they would obey him, and they encouraged him again to be strong and of a good courage. Joshua uses that phrase when he...