from the tribe of Joseph: from the tribe of Manasseh, Gaddi, Susi's son;
from the tribe of Dan, Ammiel, Gemalli's son;
from the tribe of Asher, Sethur, Michael's son;
from the tribe of Naphtali, Nahbi, Vophsi's son;
from the tribe of Gad, Geuel, Machi's son.
These are the names of the men whom Moses sent out to explore the land. Moses changed the name of Hoshea, Nun's son, to Joshua.
When Moses sent them out to explore the land of Canaan, he said to them, "Go up there into the arid southern plain and into the mountains.
You must inspect the land. What is it like? Are the people who live in it strong or weak, few or many?
Is the land in which they live good or bad? Are the towns in which they live camps or fortresses?
Is the land rich or poor? Are there trees in it or not? Be courageous and bring back the land's fruit." It was the season of the first ripe grapes.
They went up and explored the land from the Zin desert to Rehob, near Lebo-hamath.