Joshua 3:1

Israel Crosses the Jordan

3:1 Bright and early the next morning Joshua and the Israelites left Shittim and came to the Jordan. They camped there before crossing the river.

Joshua 4:3

4:3 Instruct them, ‘Pick up twelve stones from the middle of the Jordan, from the very place where the priests stand firmly, and carry them over with you and put them in the place where you camp tonight.’”

Joshua 6:11

6:11 So Joshua made sure they marched the ark of the Lord around the city one time. Then they went back to the camp and spent the night there.

Joshua 8:9

8:9 Joshua sent them away and they went to their hiding place west of Ai, between Bethel and Ai. Joshua spent that night with the army.


tn Heb “And Joshua arose early in the morning and he and the Israelites left Shittim and came to the Jordan.”

tn The words “the river,” though not in the Hebrew text, have been supplied in the translation for clarity.

tn Heb “the feet of the priests.”

tn Heb “and he made the ark of the Lord go around the city, encircling one time.”

tn Heb “and they entered the camp and spent the night in the camp.”

tn Or “the place of ambush.”

map For location see Map4-G4; Map5-C1; Map6-E3; Map7-D1; Map8-G3.

tn Heb “and they stayed between Bethel and Ai, west of Ai.”

tn Heb “in the midst of the people.”