Now Jericho was tightlyshutbecause of the sons of Israel ; noonewent out and noonecame in.
The LORDsaid to Joshua, "See, I have givenJericho into your hand, with 1its king and the valiantwarriors.
"You shall marcharound the city, all the men of warcircling the cityonce . You shall doso for sixdays.
"Also sevenpriests shall carryseven2trumpets of rams'hornsbefore the ark ; then on the seventhday you shall marcharound the cityseventimes, and the priests shall blow the trumpets.
"It shall be that when they make a longblast with the ram'shorn, and when you hear the sound of the trumpet, all the people shall shout with a greatshout ; and the wall of the city will falldownaflat, and the people will go up everymanbstraightahead."