Joshua 18:1

Allotment of the Remaining Land

1 Then the whole congregation of the people of Israel assembled at 1Shiloh and set up 2the tent of meeting there. The land lay subdued before them.

Joshua 18:1 In-Context

1 Then the whole congregation of the people of Israel assembled at Shiloh and set up the tent of meeting there. The land lay subdued before them.
2 There remained among the people of Israel seven tribes whose inheritance had not yet been apportioned.
3 So Joshua said to the people of Israel, "How long will you put off going in to take possession of the land, which the LORD, the God of your fathers, has given you?
4 Provide three men from each tribe, and I will send them out that they may set out and go up and down the land. They shall write a description of it with a view to their inheritances, and then come to me.
5 They shall divide it into seven portions. Judah shall continue in his territory on the south, and the house of Joseph shall continue in their territory on the north.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Joshua 19:51; Joshua 21:2; Joshua 22:9, 12
  • 2. Joshua 19:51
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