NETBible KJV GRK-HEB XRef Arts Hymns
  Discovery Box

Joshua 8:17-18

Context
8:17 No men were left in Ai or Bethel; 1  they all went out after Israel. 2  They left the city wide open and chased Israel.

8:18 The Lord told Joshua, “Hold out toward Ai the curved sword in your hand, for I am handing the city 3  over to you.” So Joshua held out toward Ai the curved sword in his hand.

1 tc The LXX omits the words “or Bethel.”

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

2 tn Heb “who did not go out after Israel.”

3 tn Heb “it”; the referent (the city of Ai) has been specified in the translation for clarity.



TIP #09: Tell your friends ... become a ministry partner ... use the NET Bible on your site. [ALL]
created in 0.08 seconds
powered by bible.org