Joshua 23:3

3 You yourselves have seen everything the LORD your God has done to all these nations for your sake; it was the LORD your God who fought for you.

Read Joshua 23:3 Using Other Translations

And ye have seen all that the LORD your God hath done unto all these nations because of you; for the LORD your God is he that hath fought for you.
And you have seen all that the LORD your God has done to all these nations for your sake, for it is the LORD your God who has fought for you.
You have seen everything the LORD your God has done for you during my lifetime. The LORD your God has fought for you against your enemies.

What does Joshua 23:3 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Joshua 23:3

And ye have seen all that the Lord your God hath done unto all
those nations because of you
How he had destroyed them, and driven them out of their habitations to make room for them, meaning the seven nations of the Canaanites:

for the Lord your God [is] he that hath fought for you;
Joshua does not attribute any of the things that were done to his own valour, nor theirs, nor so much as mentions himself or them as instruments, but wholly ascribes all to the Lord, who fought their battles for them, and conquered their enemies, and subdued them under them; the Targum is,

``the Word of the Lord fought for you;''

the Captain of the host of the Lord, ( Joshua 5:14 Joshua 5:15 ) .
California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice