Joshua 7:19-21 NIV

19 Then Joshua said to Achan, "My son, give glory1 to the LORD,a the God of Israel, and give him the praise.b Tell2 me what you have done; do not hide it from me."

References for Joshua 7:19

    • d 7:19 - A solemn charge to tell the truth
    • e 7:19 - Or "and confess to him"
      20 Achan replied, "It is true! I have sinned against the LORD, the God of Israel. This is what I have done:
      21 When I saw in the plunder3 a beautiful robe from Babylonia,c two hundred shekelsd of silver and a wedge of gold weighing fifty shekels,e I coveted4 them and took them. They are hidden in the ground inside my tent, with the silver underneath."

      References for Joshua 7:21

        • f 7:21 - Hebrew "Shinar"
        • g 7:21 - That is, about 5 pounds (about 2.3 kilograms)
        • h 7:21 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds (about 0.6 kilogram)