Joshua 6:1-5 NAS

The Conquest of Jericho

1 Now Jericho was tightly shut because * of the sons of Israel; no one went out and no one came in.

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      2 The LORD said to Joshua, "See, I have given Jericho into your hand, with 1its king and the valiant warriors.

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      3 "You shall march around the city, all the men of war circling the city once *. You shall do so for six days.
      4 "Also seven priests shall carry seven 2trumpets of rams' horns before the ark; then on the seventh day you shall march around the city seven times, and the priests shall blow the trumpets.

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      5 "It shall be that when they make a long blast with the ram's horn, and when you hear the sound of the trumpet, all the people shall shout with a great shout; and the wall of the city will fall down aflat, and the people will go up every man bstraight ahead."

      References for Joshua 6:5

        • ” 6:5 - Lit "in its place"
        • • 6:5 - Lit "before himself"