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Joshua 3 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:1 - And Joshua riseth early in the morning, and they journey from Shittim, and come in unto the Jordan, he and all the sons of Israel, and they lodge there before they pass over.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:2 - And it cometh to pass, at the end of three days, that the authorities pass over into the midst of the camp,

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:3 - and command the people, saying, 'When ye see the ark of the covenant of Jehovah your God, and the priests, the Levites, bearing it, then ye journey from your place, and have gone after it;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:4 - only, a distance is between you and it, about two thousand cubits by measure; ye do not come near unto it, so that ye know the way in which ye go, for ye have not passed over in the way heretofore.'

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:5 - And Joshua saith unto the people, 'Sanctify yourselves, for to-morrow doth Jehovah do in your midst wonders.'

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:6 - And Joshua speaketh unto the priests, saying, 'Take up the ark of the covenant, and pass over before the people;' and they take up the ark of the covenant, and go before the people.

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:7 - And Jehovah saith unto Joshua, 'This day I begin to make thee great in the eyes of all Israel, so that they know that as I was with Moses I am with thee;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:8 - and thou, thou dost command the priests bearing the ark of the covenant, saying, When ye come unto the extremity of the waters of the Jordan -- in the Jordan ye stand.'

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:9 - And Joshua saith unto the sons of Israel, 'Come nigh hither, and hear the words of Jehovah your God;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:10 - and Joshua saith, 'By this ye know that the living God is in your midst, and He doth certainly dispossess from before you the Canaanite, and the Hittite, and the Hivite, and the Perizzite, and the Girgashite, and the Amorite, and the Jebusite:

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:11 - lo, the ark of the covenant of the Lord of all the earth is passing over before you into Jordan;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:12 - and now, take for you twelve men out of the tribes of Israel, one man -- one man for a tribe;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:13 - and it hath been, at the resting of the soles of the feet of the priests bearing the ark of Jehovah, Lord of all the earth, in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan are cut off -- the waters which are coming down from above -- and they stand -- one heap.'

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:14 - And it cometh to pass, in the journeying of the people from their tents to pass over the Jordan, and of the priests bearing the ark of the covenant before the people,

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:15 - and at those bearing the ark coming in unto the Jordan, and the feet of the priests bearing the ark have been dipped in the extremity of the waters (and the Jordan is full over all its banks all the days of harvest) --

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:16 - that the waters stand; those coming down from above have risen -- one heap, very far above Adam the city, which is at the side of Zaretan; and those going down by the sea of the plain, the Salt Sea, have been completely cut off; and the people have passed through over-against Jericho;

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:17 - and the priests bearing the ark of the covenant of Jehovah stand on dry ground in the midst of the Jordan -- established, and all Israel are passing over on dry ground till that all the nation hath completed to pass over the Jordan.
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The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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