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Joshua 16 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:1 - The allotment of the descendants of Joseph went from the Jordan by Jericho, east of the waters of Jericho, into the wilderness, going up from Jericho into the hill country to Bethel;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:2 - then going from Bethel to Luz, it passes along to At'aroth, the territory of the Archites;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:3 - then it goes down westward to the territory of the Japh'letites, as far as the territory of Lower Beth-hor'on, then to Gezer, and it ends at the sea.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:4 - The people of Joseph, Manas'seh and E'phraim, received their inheritance.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:5 - The territory of the E'phraimites by their families was as follows: the boundary of their inheritance on the east was At'aroth-ad'dar as far as Upper Beth-hor'on,

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:6 - and the boundary goes thence to the sea; on the north is Mich-me'thath; then on the east the boundary turns round toward Ta'anath-shi'loh, and passes along beyond it on the east to Jan-o'ah,

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:7 - then it goes down from Jan-o'ah to At'aroth and to Na'arah, and touches Jericho, ending at the Jordan.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:8 - From Tap'puah the boundary goes westward to the brook Kanah, and ends at the sea. Such is the inheritance of the tribe of the E'phraimites by their families,

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:9 - together with the towns which were set apart for the E'phraimites within the inheritance of the Manas'sites, all those towns with their villages.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 16:10 - However they did not drive out the Canaanites that dwelt in Gezer: so the Canaanites have dwelt in the midst of E'phraim to this day but have become slaves to do forced labor.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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