Jordan

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  • Then the two spies came down from the hill country, crossed the Jordan River, and reported to Joshua all that had happened to them. - Joshua 2:23


  • Early the next morning Joshua and all the Israelites left Acacia* and arrived at the banks of the Jordan River, where they camped before crossing.1 - Joshua 3:1


  • Give these instructions to the priests who are carrying the Ark of the Covenant: `When you reach the banks of the Jordan River, take a few steps into the river and stop.' " - Joshua 3:8


  • Think of it! The Ark of the Covenant, which belongs to the Lord of the whole earth, will lead you across the Jordan River! - Joshua 3:11


  • When the people set out to cross the Jordan, the priests who were carrying the Ark of the Covenant went ahead of them. - Joshua 3:14


  • Now it was the harvest season, and the Jordan was overflowing its banks. But as soon as the feet of the priests who were carrying the Ark touched the water at the river's edge, - Joshua 3:15


  • Meanwhile, the priests who were carrying the Ark of the LORD's covenant stood on dry ground in the middle of the riverbed as the people passed by them. They waited there until everyone had crossed the Jordan on dry ground. - Joshua 3:17


  • Tell the men to take twelve stones from where the priests are standing in the middle of the Jordan and pile them up at the place where you camp tonight." - Joshua 4:3


  • and told them, "Go into the middle of the Jordan, in front of the Ark of the LORD your God. Each of you must pick up one stone and carry it out on your shoulder--twelve stones in all, one for each of the twelve tribes. - Joshua 4:5


  • Then you can tell them, `They remind us that the Jordan River stopped flowing when the Ark of the LORD's covenant went across.' These stones will stand as a permanent memorial among the people of Israel." - Joshua 4:7


  • So the men did as Joshua told them. They took twelve stones from the middle of the Jordan River, one for each tribe, just as the LORD had commanded Joshua. They carried them to the place where they camped for the night and constructed the memorial there. - Joshua 4:8


  • Joshua also built another memorial of twelve stones in the middle of the Jordan, at the place where the priests who carried the Ark of the Covenant were standing. The memorial remains there to this day. - Joshua 4:9


  • The armed warriors from the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and the half-tribe of Manasseh led the Israelites across the Jordan, just as Moses had directed. - Joshua 4:12


  • And as soon as the priests carrying the Ark of the LORD's covenant came up out of the riverbed, the Jordan River flooded its banks as before. - Joshua 4:18


  • The people crossed the Jordan on the tenth day of the first month--the month that marked their exodus from Egypt.* They camped at Gilgal, east of Jericho.2 - Joshua 4:19


  • It was there at Gilgal that Joshua piled up the twelve stones taken from the Jordan River. - Joshua 4:20


  • Then you can tell them, `This is where the Israelites crossed the Jordan on dry ground.' - Joshua 4:22
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    New Living Translation Bible used with permission Tyndale House Publishers.

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