" 'In the morning, present1 yourselves tribe by tribe. The tribe that the LORD takes2 shall come forward clan by clan; the clan that the LORD takes shall come forward family by family; and the family that the LORD takes shall come forward man by man.
He who is caught with the devoted things3 shall be destroyed by fire,4 along with all that belongs to him.5 He has violated the covenant6 of the LORD and has done a disgraceful thing in Israel!' "716
Early the next morning Joshua had Israel come forward by tribes, and Judah was taken.
The clans of Judah came forward, and he took the Zerahites.8 He had the clan of the Zerahites come forward by families, and Zimri was taken.
Joshua had his family come forward man by man, and Achan son of Carmi, the son of Zimri, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah,9 was taken.10