Deuteronomy 1:1; Deuteronomy 1:5
This book records the words that Moses spoke to all the people of Israel while they were in the wilderness east of the Jordan River. They were camped in the Jordan Valley near Suph, between Paran on one side and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Di-zahab on the other.
So Moses addressed the people of Israel while they were in the land of Moab east of the Jordan River. He began to explain the law as follows: