The LORD said to Joshua, "Stand up! What are you doing down on your face?
Israel has sinned;1 they have violated my covenant,2 which I commanded them to keep. They have taken some of the devoted things; they have stolen, they have lied,3 they have put them with their own possessions.4
References for Joshua 7:11
That is why the Israelites cannot stand against their enemies;5 they turn their backs6 and run7 because they have been made liable to destruction.8 I will not be with you anymore9 unless you destroy whatever among you is devoted to destruction.
References for Joshua 7:12
"Go, consecrate the people. Tell them, 'Consecrate yourselves10 in preparation for tomorrow; for this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: That which is devoted is among you, O Israel. You cannot stand against your enemies until you remove it.
References for Joshua 7:13
" 'In the morning, present11 yourselves tribe by tribe. The tribe that the LORD takes12 shall come forward clan by clan; the clan that the LORD takes shall come forward family by family; and the family that the LORD takes shall come forward man by man.
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He who is caught with the devoted things13 shall be destroyed by fire,14 along with all that belongs to him.15 He has violated the covenant16 of the LORD and has done a disgraceful thing in Israel!' "17
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