Verse 1 Eleazar the priest, etc. 'This Bible enables us to study the passage individually or in small groups. Joshua 3. Calvary Tucson Teachings Archive:. BibliographyTorrey, R. A. (15:1-12) The borders of the province of Judah. II. 1 After the death of Moses the a servant of the Lord, the Lord said to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' b assistant, 2 "Moses my servant is dead. Until the Lord hath given your brethren rest, as [he hath given] you Rest from their travels, as they had: and they also have possessed the land which the Lord your God giveth them: are settled in the land of Canaan, as they were on that side Jordan: then ye … Joshua 3. Had this unity been maintained, and had all the tribes always responded when called on, the future would have been very different. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/joshua-1.html. (Read Joshua 15:1-12) Joshua allotted to Judah, Ephraim, and the half of Manasseh, their inheritances before they left Gilgal. Joshua 1 The book begins with the history, not of Joshua's life (many remarkable passages of that we had before in the books of Moses) but of his reign and government. In this volume, John Calvin provides an instructive commentary on the book of Joshua. This was now the position of the tribes in Beyond Jordan. and they also have possessed the land which the Lord your God giveth them: are settled in the land of Canaan, as they were on that side Jordan: then ye shall return unto the land of your possession, and enjoy it; the countries of Sihon and Og, they were put into the possession of: which Moses the Lord's servant gave you on this side Jordan, toward the sunrising; the land, given to them lay to the east of Jordan. Be strong and very courageous: Joshua is called to boldness in God. Until the Lord have given — Observe how early Joshua inculcates the idea of national unity. BibliographyTrapp, John. More Joshua commentaries. Our vision here at Study and Obey is help you make disciples in small group Bible studies and to help those disciples learn to not just head knowledge, but obedience. EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the … Until the Lord hath given your brethren rest, as he hath given you,.... Rest from their travels, as they had: and they also have possessed the land which the Lord your God giveth them: are settled in the land of Canaan, as they were on that side Jordan: then ye shall return unto the land of your possession, and enjoy it; the countries of Sihon and Og, they were put into the possession of: which Moses the Lord's servant gave you on this side Jordan, toward the sunrising; the land, given to them lay to the east of Jordan. In the Great Commission, Jesus commanded us to make disciples. Watch our overview video on the book of Joshua, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. Calvary Tucson Teachings Archive:. Thus, he did not kill them. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/joshua-1.html. Regarded as one of the Reformation's best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. all the kings which were on this side — that is, the western side of Jordan.. in the hills, and in the valleys, and in all the coasts of the great sea — This threefold distinction marks out very clearly a large portion of Canaan. 4 From the wilderness and this Lebanon, even as far as the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and as far as t… 1. Moreover, it is a chapter — and a message — worth repeating: that … Continue reading "Commentary on Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25" Clarke (1760-1832) was Methodist, Wesleyan, Arminian, (e.g., Clarke "suggested that although God can know all future events, He chooses not to know some events beforehand" Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible, page 808).He did not always interpret Scripture literally and so was amillennial (to quote Clarke on 1000 years - "I am satisfied that this period should … A Leader? Probably less well remembered are the context in which Joshua makes the charge … Continue reading "Commentary on Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-18" 10 Then Joshua commanded the officers of the people, saying, 11 Pass through the host, and command the people, saying, Prepare you victuals; for within three days ye shall pass over this Jordan, to go in to possess the land, which the LORD your God giveth you to possess it. 1. (15:1-12) The borders of the province of Judah. Hebrew beheber means also, "in the passage." Toward the sun-rising - This is the East, as toward the going down of the sun signifies the West. The kings combine against Israel. The Book of Joshua Commentary by ROBERT JAMIESON CHAPTER 1 (See "Introduction to the Pentateuch and Historical Books") Jos 1:1-18.THE LORD APPOINTS JOSHUA TO SUCCEED MOSES. Joshua 9:16-27 Making Your Mistakes Work For You. The aim was that as they all gathered three times a year at the appointed feasts at the central sanctuary, to renew their covenant with YHWH and worship Him together, they would recognise that they were one nation with YHWH as their King. 3. This bold courage would not be in Joshua himself, but in God. Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. 15. Consecrating the People (Joshua 5:1-15) As such, it stands as a bridge between the crossing of the Jordan and the beginning of the military campaigns to subjugate the inhabitants of the land. 'Joshua 7 Bible Study Questions on the Defeat at Ai' is part '5/5' of the Life Commentary study entitled 'Joshua 7:1-15 Properly Dealing with Defeat & Despair: The Lesson from Ai' on Joshua 7:1-15. Ver. This commentary on Joshua 1:10-18 treats Israel's response to Joshua when he assumed command as a model for any organization that wishes to succeed. For many, however, especially to those trained in military tactics, this chapter may seem like an enigma, at least from man’s point of view. 1909-1922. ", To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Until the Lord hath given your brethren rest, as, and they also have possessed the land which the Lord your God giveth them, then ye shall return unto the land of your possession, and enjoy it, which Moses the Lord's servant gave you on this side Jordan, toward the sunrising. This commentary on Joshua 11 shows how Israel completed its task of conquering Canaan. Eleazar, Joshua, and the heads of the fathers, distribute the land by lot to the people, Joshua 14:1-3.The Levites receive no land, but cities to dwell in, and suburbs for their cattle, Joshua 14:4, Joshua 14:5.Caleb requests to have Mount Hebron for an inheritance, because of his former services, Joshua 14:6-12.Joshua grants his request, Joshua 14:13-15. Joshua 9:16-27 Making Your Mistakes Work For You. For many, however, especially to those trained in military tactics, this chapter may seem like an enigma, at least from man’s point of view. Title This is the first of the 12 historical books, and it gained its name from the exploits of Joshua, the understudy whom Moses prayed for and commissioned as a leader in Israel (Num. 3 Every place on which the sole of your foot treads, I have given it to you, just as I spoke to Moses. v1 Early in the morning, Joshua and all the *Israelites left the city of Shittim. In this chapter, I. When the soles of the feet of the priests who bear the ark of Yahweh rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan will be cut off, and they shall stand in one heap." Go to, until the LORD gives your brothers rest, as He gives you, and they also possess the land which the LORD your God is giving them. Introduction. Israel’s answer is firm: “No, we will serve the LORD!” (verse 21). He "houghed" them, which means that he slit a tendon in one leg, making it impossible for the horse to run or do heavy work, although it might still do light work. The inheritance of Judah. 1999. Joshua 15, 16, 17 – The Inheritance of Judah, Ephraim and Western Manasseh A. 1599-1645. Perhaps he already had forebodings of the alienation of the eastern from the western tribes, in consequence of the deep trench of the Jordanic valley, the modern Ghor. 12 And to the Reubenites, and to the Gadites, and to half the tribe of Manasseh, spake Joshua, saying, 13 Remember the word which Moses the servant of the LORD commanded you, saying, The LORD your God hath given you rest, and hath given you this land. 10 Expositors Bible Commentary, electronic version. Free Inductive Bible Studies Book By Book. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/pet/joshua-1.html. Take twelve men out of the tribes of Israel, for every tribe a man. 11 Joshua, Leader Under Fire, Donald Campbell, p. 19-20. There was here a great lesson in unselfishness. It is the conclusion to Israel’s reply to Joshua and the counterpart of his own testimony in verse 15. 12 And to the Reubenites, and to the Gadites, and to half the tribe of Manasseh, spake Joshua, saying, 13 Remember the word which Moses the servant of the LORD commanded you, saying, The LORD your God hath given you rest, and hath given you this land. Now then, you and all these people, get ready to cross the Jordan River c into the land d I am about to give to them e —to the Israelites. Joshua 1:15 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Joshua 1:15, NIV: "until the LORD gives them rest, as he has done for you, and until they too have taken possession of the land the LORD your God is giving them.After that, you may go back and occupy your own land, which Moses the servant of the LORD gave you east of the Jordan toward the sunrise."" Joshua 15:19. "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". 10 Now Adoni-Zedek king of Jerusalem heard that Joshua had taken Ai and totally destroyed [] it, doing to Ai and its king as he had done to Jericho and its king, and that the people of Gibeon had made a treaty of peace with Israel and had become their allies. And He taught us to teach those disciples to obey all that He commanded us. Fighting for the Gibeonites - Joshua 10:1-15 on StudyLight.org Today’s passage contains one of the most familiar lines from the Old Testament, Joshua’s charge to “choose this day whom you will serve,” combined with his own response, “but as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord” (Joshua 24:15). Joshua 1:12-15: 'Encouraging Total Participation' is part '3/5' to a study entitled 'Mobilizing God's People' on Joshua 1:10-18. In due time all God's people are settled. Joshua 10:29-43 The Lord Gives The Victory. Joshua 1:15. Joshua: Come in, and receive God’s promises! Three times in His commissioning of Joshua, God admonished him to have courage. Joshua must arise to finish what Moses began. If we have regard to Josue, when he spoke this, he was beyond, that is on the east side of the river, though perhaps (Haydock) he might be on the other side when he wrote the history, Deuteronomy i. When the soles of the feet of the priests who bear the ark of Yahweh rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan will be cut off, and they shall stand in one heap." It is an historic fact that this geographic insulation caused the eastern tribes to cherish a national feeling far less intense than that which animated their western brethren. Joshua 7:16-26 The Destruction of The Stolen Goods. Joshua 8:1-29 Israel Destroys the Town of Ai. Joshua grants his request, Joshua 14:13-15. 1865-1868. “Until YHWH has given your brothers rest, as he has given you, and they also have possessed the land which YHWH your God gives them, then you shall return to the land of your possession and possess it, which Moses, the servant of YHWH, gave you in Beyond Jordan, toward the sunrising.”. The same expression is translated on this side, ver. i. A blessing — That is, a gift, as that word signifies, Genesis 33:11. Biblical Commentary Joshua 5:9-12 COMMENTARY: THE CONTEXT: This book begins with the death of Moses (1:1). Joshua 10:1-15 The Lord Wants to Fight Our Battles. (Calmet). 1 Now it came about after the death of Moses the servant of the LORD that the LORD spoke to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses’ servant, saying, 2 “Moses My servant is dead; now therefore arise, cross this Jordan, you and all this people, to the land which I am giving to them, to the sons of Israel. "The Adam Clarke Commentary". "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". 9 Unger’s Commentary on the Old Testament. George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory - Unabridged, Kretzmann's Popular Commentary of the Bible, Lange's Commentary on the Holy Scriptures. Then you shall return to your own land, and possess that which Moses the servant of the Lord gave you beyond the Jordan toward the sunrise.' Joshua 14:6 "Then the children of Judah came unto Joshua in Gilgal: and Caleb the son of Jephunneh the Kenezite said unto him, Thou knowest the thing that the LORD said unto Moses the man of God concerning me and thee in Kadesh-barnea." "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. Springs of water — That is, a field wherein are springs of water, which in that country were of great price. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/joshua-1.html. Afterwards removing to Shiloh, another survey was made, and the other tribes had their portion assigned. How much less shall our true Joshua fail those who trust in Him! God appoints him to the government in the stead of Moses, gives him an ample commission, full instructions, and great encouragements, Joshua 1:1-9. Joshua 10:1-15 – Commentary on Joshua – Fighting for the Gibeonites. - Eleazar, as being the minister of God in sacred things is mentioned first. Joshua 15, 16, 17 – The Inheritance of Judah, Ephraim and Western Manasseh A. God then commissions Joshua to cross over the Jordan with all the people to occupy "to the land which I give to them, even to the children of Israel" (1:2). Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible. Joshua 1:15 Context. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. Joshua 1:1-18 Marching Orders; CHARLES ELLICOTT. 1. 1. the kings of the Amorites, which were on the side of Jordan westward, and all the kings of the Canaanites, which were by the sea--Under the former designation were included the people who inhabited the mountainous region, and under the latter those who were on the seacoast of Palestine. 1 After the death of Moses the servant of the Lord, a the Lord said to Joshua b son of Nun, Moses’ aide: 2 “Moses my servant is dead. Joshua 9:1-27. 7 But the Israelites were unfaithful in regard to the devoted things []; Achan son of Karmi, the son of Zimri, [] the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of them. John Trapp Complete Commentary. 1. And thus Christ, our Joshua, does that for us which could never be done by the law of Moses,—justifies (Acts. Possessing it meant working it and making full use of it. Reuben, “unstable as water,” (Genesis 49:4,) in consequence of his separation from the main body of the nation became a roving Bedouin tribe. ADAM CLARKE Commentary on Joshua. Joshua 1:15 Until the LORD have given your brethren rest, as [he hath given] you, and they also have possessed the land which the LORD your God giveth them: then ye shall return unto the land of your possession, and enjoy it, which Moses the LORD’S servant gave you on this side Jordan toward the sunrising.. Ver. Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible. Aspecial various reading called Sevir (App-34) reads "you", as in next clause, with many codices, and three early printed editions. Thus His purpose was that they should be able to settle down in peace, security and comfort, sow their fields, care for their flocks and herds, gather their harvests, and worship contentedly. And that therefore each part was as important as the next. all the kings which were on this side — that is, the western side of Jordan.. in the hills, and in the valleys, and in all the coasts of the great sea — This threefold distinction marks out very clearly a large portion of Canaan. Commentary on Joshua by John Calvin. Introduction: A survey of the history of Israel from Egypt to Canaan. 13:39), and sanctifies, Romans. On this side Jordan - Compare Deuteronomy 1:1, note. all the mighty men of valour—The words are not to be interpreted strictly as meaning the whole, but only the flower or choice of the fighting men (see on [175]Jos 4:12). Biblical Commentary. Now then, you and all these people, get ready to cross the Jordan River into the land I am about to give to them —to the Israelites. We may be wanting in our trust, but our trust never can want success. 3 I will give you every place where you set your foot, f as I promised Moses. To believe that God would do good things for the *Israelites - verses 3, 7, 9. This week's text, Joshua 24: 1-3a, 14-25, features a great dramatic meeting as the culmination of arriving in the land of promise.The Bible thus far has traced the journey of Israel from slavery in Egypt through the wilderness (via Sinai) to the land of promise. Rather, he kept them alive and made them useful only for peace, not for war. Whose welfare you are to tender no less than your own. Joshua immediately points out that this is no easy decision — has it been made hastily, without full awareness of the “cost of discipleship” (verses 19-20)? And Joshua went to Him and said … BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. This page discusses the second key to successfully mobilizing God's people to do His will. We honour the truth of God, when we stagger not at the promise of God. Joshua, as having the supreme command in all things civil, is mentioned next. Fighting for the Gibeonites - Joshua 10:1-15 New American Standard Version Contact & Service Times. God also gave Joshua a promise for each of these instructions. ADAM CLARKE Commentary on Joshua. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/joshua-1.html. A south land — That is, a dry land, which was much exposed to the south wind, which, in those parts, was very hot and drying, as coming from the deserts of Arabia. This exposes Joshua's weakness; there was a need for such a command, because even a great leader like Joshua needed such encouragement. The most difficult part … Thus the latter generations enter into the labours of the former. "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". 13 Pink, p. 59. This lectionary is very similar to that of Year B, Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost, which covers Joshua 24:1-2a; 14-18. The two tribes and a half were to go over Jordan with their brethren. Joshua 1:1-15 New International Version (NIV) Joshua Installed as Leader. Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary 1:10-15 Joshua says to the people, Ye shall pass over Jordan, and shall possess the land; because God had said so to him. "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". Joshua 8:30-35 Joshua Leads The People to Shechem. Joshua 7:1-15 The Sin of Achan. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel. Yet God's promises are not to slacken and do away, but to quicken and encourage our endeavours. Joshua 1:15 Context. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". 14. Joshua 8:30-35 Joshua Leads The People to Shechem. Joshua 9:1-15 Tricked Into Believing The Enemy. Joshua 1 Commentary; EASY ENGLISH. "Commentary on Joshua 1:15". "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". Joshua 7:1-15 New International Version (NIV) Achan’s Sin. BibliographyClarke, Adam. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". Joshua 10:16-28 Divide And Conquer Was Joshua’s Strategy. 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