1:5 No one will be able to resist you 1 all the days of your life. As I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not abandon you or leave you alone.
1:9 I repeat, 2 be strong and brave! Don’t be afraid and don’t panic, 3 for I, the Lord your God, am with you in all you do.” 4
1 tn Heb “A man will not stand before you.” The second person pronouns in this verse are singular, indicating Joshua is the addressee.
2 tn Heb “Have I not commanded you?” The rhetorical question emphasizes the importance of the following command by reminding the listener that it is being repeated.
3 tn Or perhaps, “don’t get discouraged!”
4 tn Heb “in all which you go.”