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Joshua 3 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:1 - Yehoshua rose up early in the morning; and they removed from Shittim, and came to the Yarden, he and all the children of Yisra'el; and they lodged there before they passed over.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:2 - It happened after three days, that the officers went through the midst of the camp;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:3 - and they commanded the people, saying, When you see the ark of the covenant of the LORD your God, and the Kohanim the Levites bearing it, then you shall remove from your place, and go after it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:4 - Yet there shall be a space between you and it, about two thousand cubits by measure: don't come near to it, that you may know the way by which you must go; for you have not passed this way heretofore.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:5 - Yehoshua said to the people, Sanctify yourselves; for tomorrow the LORD will do wonders among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:6 - Yehoshua spoke to the Kohanim, saying, Take up the ark of the covenant, and pass over before the people. They took up the ark of the covenant, and went before the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:7 - The LORD said to Yehoshua, This day will I begin to magnify you in the sight of all Yisra'el, that they may know that, as I was with Moshe, so I will be with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:8 - You shall command the Kohanim who bear the ark of the covenant, saying, When you are come to the brink of the waters of the Yarden, you shall stand still in the Yarden.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:9 - Yehoshua said to the children of Yisra'el, Come here, and hear the words of the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:10 - Yehoshua said, Hereby you shall know that the living God is among you, and that he will without fail drive out from before you the Kana`ani, and the Hittite, and the Hivvi, and the Perizzi, and the Girgashi, and the Amori, and the Yevusi.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:11 - Behold, the ark of the covenant of the Lord of all the eretz passes over before you into the Yarden.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:12 - Now therefore take twelve men out of the tribes of Yisra'el, for every tribe a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:13 - It shall come to pass, when the soles of the feet of the Kohanim who bear the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the eretz, shall rest in the waters of the Yarden, that the waters of the Yarden shall be cut off, even the waters that come down from above; and they shall stand in one heap.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:14 - It happened, when the people removed from their tents, to pass over the Yarden, the Kohanim who bore the ark of the covenant being before the people;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:15 - and when those who bore the ark were come to the Yarden, and the feet of the Kohanim who bore the ark were dipped in the brink of the water (for the Yarden overflows all its banks all the time of harvest,)
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:16 - that the waters which came down from above stood, and rose up in one heap, a great way off, at Adam, the city that is beside Tzaretan; and those that went down toward the sea of the `Aravah, even the Salt Sea, were wholly cut off: and the people passed over right against Yericho.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:17 - The Kohanim who bore the ark of the covenant of the LORD stood firm on dry ground in the midst of the Yarden; and all Yisra'el passed over on dry ground, until all the nation were passed clean over the Yarden.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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