Joshua 13:14-15

13:14 However, Moses did not assign land as an inheritance to the Levites; their inheritance is the sacrificial offerings made to the Lord God of Israel, as he instructed them.

13:15 Moses assigned land to the tribe of Reuben by its clans.

tn Heb “he”; the referent (Moses) has been specified in the translation for clarity.

tn Heb “did not assign an inheritance.”

tn That is, “their source of food and life.”

tn Or “offerings made by fire.”

tn Or “promised” (Heb “spoke”).

sn For the background of this observation, see Deut 18:1-2.

tn Heb “assigned to the sons of Reuben.”