Joshua 5:10-15 NIV

10 On the evening of the fourteenth day of the month,1 while camped at Gilgal on the plains of Jericho, the Israelites celebrated the Passover.2

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11 The day after the Passover, that very day, they ate some of the produce of the land:3 unleavened bread4 and roasted grain.5

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12 The manna stopped the day aftera they ate this food from the land; there was no longer any manna for the Israelites, but that year they ate of the produce of Canaan.6

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    • c 5:12 - Or "the day"

      The Fall of Jericho

      13 Now when Joshua was near Jericho, he looked up and saw a man7 standing in front of him with a drawn sword8 in his hand. Joshua went up to him and asked, "Are you for us or for our enemies?"

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      14 "Neither," he replied, "but as commander of the army of the LORD I have now come." Then Joshua fell facedown9 to the ground10 in reverence, and asked him, "What message does my Lord b have for his servant?"

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        • d 5:14 - Or "lord"
          15 The commander of the LORD's army replied, "Take off your sandals, for the place where you are standing is holy."11 And Joshua did so.

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