Joshua 7:6 NIV

6 Then Joshua tore his clothes and fell facedown to the ground before the ark of the LORD, remaining there till evening. The elders of Israel did the same, and sprinkled dust on their heads.

References for Joshua 7:6

Study tools for Joshua 7:6

  • a 7:1 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verses 11, 12, 13 and 15.
  • b 7:1 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 2:6; Hebrew "Zabdi" ; also in verses 17 and 18.
  • c 7:21 - Hebrew "Shinar"
  • d 7:21 - That is, about 5 pounds or about 2.3 kilograms
  • e 7:21 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams
  • f 7:26 - "Achor" means "trouble."