Joshua 1:1-6 CSB

Encouragement of Joshua

1 After the death of Moses the Lord's servant, the Lord spoke to Joshuaa son of Nun, who had served Moses:

References for Joshua 1:1

    • a 1:1 - The Lord Will Save, or The Lord Is Salvation; Joshua is related to the name Jesus.
      2 "Moses My servant is dead.b Now you and all the people prepare to cross over the Jordan to the land I am giving the Israelites.

      References for Joshua 1:2

        • b 1:2 - Dt 34:5-8
          3 I have given you every place where the sole of your foot treads, just as I promised Moses.c

          References for Joshua 1:3

            • c 1:3 - Dt 11:24
              4 Your territory will be from the wilderness and Lebanon to the great Euphrates River-all the land of the Hittites-and west to the Mediterranean

              References for Joshua 1:4

                • d 1:4 - Lit and to the Great Sea, the going down of the sun
                • e 1:4 - Dt 11:24
                  5 No one will be able to stand against you as long as you live. I will be with you, just as I was with Moses. I will not leave you or forsake you.f

                  References for Joshua 1:5

                    • f 1:5 - Heb 13:5
                      6 "Be strong and courageous,g for you will distribute the land I swore to their fathers to give them as an inheritance.h

                      References for Joshua 1:6

                        • g 1:6 - Jos 1:7,9,18; 10:25; Dt 31:7
                        • h 1:6 - Gn 15:18; Ex 32:13