Joshua 1:2-9 NIV

2 "Moses my servant is dead. Now then, you and all these people, get ready to cross the Jordan River12 into the land3 I am about to give to them4--to the Israelites.

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      3 I will give you every place where you set your foot,5 as I promised Moses.6

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      4 Your territory will extend from the desert to Lebanon,7 and from the great river, the Euphrates8--all the Hittite9 country--to the Great Seaa on the west.10

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        • a 1:4 - That is, the Mediterranean
          5 No one will be able to stand up against you11 all the days of your life. As I was with12 Moses, so I will be with you; I will never leave you nor forsake13 you.

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          6 "Be strong14 and courageous,15 because you will lead these people to inherit the land I swore to their forefathers16 to give them.

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          7 Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey17 all the law18 my servant Moses19 gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left,20 that you may be successful wherever you go.21

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          8 Do not let this Book of the Law22 depart from your mouth;23 meditate24 on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.25

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          9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified;26 do not be discouraged,27 for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go."28

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