Joshua 4:20-24 NIV

20 And Joshua set up at Gilgal the twelve stones1 they had taken out of the Jordan.

References for Joshua 4:20

      21 He said to the Israelites, "In the future when your descendants ask their fathers, 'What do these stones mean?'2

      References for Joshua 4:21

          22 tell them, 'Israel crossed the Jordan on dry ground.'3

          References for Joshua 4:22

          23 For the LORD your God dried up the Jordan before you until you had crossed over. The LORD your God did to the Jordan just what he had done to the Red Seaa when he dried it up before us until we had crossed over.4

          References for Joshua 4:23

            • b 4:23 - Hebrew "Yam Suph"; that is, Sea of Reeds
              24 He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know5 that the hand of the LORD is powerful6 and so that you might always fear the LORD your God.7"