Joshua 3:15-17 NIV

15 Now the Jordan1 is at flood stage2 all during harvest.3 Yet as soon as the priests who carried the ark reached the Jordan and their feet touched the water's edge,

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16 the water from upstream stopped flowing.4 It piled up in a heap5 a great distance away, at a town called Adam in the vicinity of Zarethan,6 while the water flowing down7 to the Sea of the Arabah8 (the Salt Seaa9) was completely cut off.10 So the people crossed over opposite Jericho.11

References for Joshua 3:16

    • b 3:16 - That is, the Dead Sea
      17 The priests12 who carried the ark of the covenant of the LORD stood firm on dry ground in the middle of the Jordan,13 while all Israel passed by until the whole nation had completed the crossing on dry ground.14

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