Exodus 23:29-31 NIV

29 But I will not drive them out in a single year, because the land would become desolate and the wild animals1 too numerous for you.

References for Exodus 23:29

30 Little by little I will drive them out before you, until you have increased enough to take possession2 of the land.

References for Exodus 23:30

31 "I will establish your borders from the Red Seaa to the Sea of the Philistines,b and from the desert to the River.c3 I will hand over to you the people who live in the land and you will drive them out4 before you.

References for Exodus 23:31

    • a 23:31 - Hebrew "Yam Suph"; that is, Sea of Reeds
    • b 23:31 - That is, the Mediterranean
    • c 23:31 - That is, the Euphrates