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possessed, according to the word 1 Chron. iv, 28-33. And thoy the children of Israel give to the of the LOHD by the hand of dwelt at Beer-sheba, and Molalali, Levites these cities with their Moses.

and Hazır-shual, And at Bilhah, suburbs. And they gave by lot

and at Lzem, and at Tolad, And out of the tribe of the children of INHERITANCE OF REUBEN. at Bethuel, and at Hormah, and at Judah, and out of the tribe of the Num. xxxil, 37, 39.

And the Ziklag,

And at Beth-marcaboth, children of Simeon, and out of the children of Reuben bailt Hesh- and Hazar-susim, and at Beth. tribo of the children of Berjumlu, bon, and Elealeh, and Kir. Direi, and at Shaaraim. These these cities which are called by Jathaim And Nebo, and Baal- were their cities unto the reign of their names. meon, (their names being chang

David. And their villagey were ed,) and Shibmab: and gave other Etam, and Ain, Riinmon, and names into the cities which they Tuchen, and Ashan, Ave cities: LEVI, IN TIIE LINE OF builded. And all their villages that were

GERSHON. Josh. xiii, 15-21, 23. And Moses Baal. These were their habitations, of Gershon had by lot, out of the round about the same cities, unto

Josh. xxi, 6,27-33. And the childreti give unto the tribe of the chil

and their genealogy. dren of Reuben inheritance, ac

families of the tribe of Issachar, cording to their families: And

and out of the tribe of Asher, and their coast was from Aroer, that OF LEVI, (AARON).

out of the tribe of Naphtali, and ts on the bank of the river Arnon,

out of the half-tribe of Manasseh and the city that is in the midst of dren of Israel

gave by lot unto the

Josh. xxi, 8-19. And the child in Bashan, thirteen cities. And the river, and all the plain by Levites these cities with their

unto the children of Gershon, of Medeba; Heshbon, and all her suburbs, as the Lord commanded the other half-tribe of Manasseh,

the families of the Levites, out of cities that are in the plain; Dibon, by the hand of Moses. And they they gave Golan in Bashan with and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal

gave out of the tribe of the child her suburbs, to be a city of refuge meon, And Jahaza, and Kede

dren of Judah, and out of moth, and Mephaath, And Kirthe tribe of the children of Si- with her guburbs: two cities. And

for the slayer; and Beeghterah jathaim, and Sibmah, and Zarethshahar in the mount of the valley, meon: these cities which are here out of the tribe of Issachar, Kishon

mentioned by name, Aud Beth-peor, and Ashdoth children of Aaron, being of the her guburbs, Jarmuth with her

with her suburbs, Dabareh with pisgah, and Beth-jeshimoth, And families of the Kohathites, who suburbs, En-gannim with all the cities of the plain, and all

her were of the children of Levi, had: suburbs: four cities. And out of the kingdom of Sihon king of the (for theirs was the first lot.) And the tribe of Asher, Mishal with Amorites, which reigned in Hesh. ibey gave them the city of Arba, her suburbs, Abdon with her bon, wbom Moses smote with the princes of Midian, Fvi, and Rekem, Hebron,) in the hill-country of urbs, and Rehob with her suburbs:

the father of Anak, (which city is suburbs, Hielkath with her suband Zur, and Hur, and Reba, Judah, with the suburbs thereof four cities. And out of the tribo which were dukes of Silion, dwell round about it. But the fields of of Naphtali, Kedesh in Galilee ing in the country. And the bor- the city, and the villages thereof;with her suburbs, to be a city of der of the children of Reuben was Jordan, and the border thereof. Jephunnen for his possession. dor with her suburbs, and Kartan

gave they to Caleb the son of refuge for the slaver, and liamothThis

was the inheritance of the Thus they gave to the children of with her suburbs: three cities. All children of Reuben after their Aaron the priest Hebron with her families, the cities and the villages suburbs, to be a city of refuge for cording to their familles, were

the cities of the Gershonites, acthereof.

the slayer, and Libnah with her
suburbs,

thirteen cities with their suburbs.

And Jattir with her OF SIMEON. suburbs, and Eshtemoa with her 1 Chron. vi, 62, 71-76. And to Josh. xix, 1-9. And the second suburbs, Aud Holon with her the sons of Gershom throughout Jot came forth to Simeon, even for suburbs, and Debir with her sub- their families, out of the tribe of the tribe of the children of Si- urbs, And Ain with her suburbs, Issachar, and out of the tribe of meon, according to their families: and Juttah with her suburbs, and Asher, and out of the tribe of and their inheritance was within Beth-shemesh with her suburbs: Naphtali, and out of the tribe of the inheritance of the children of nine cities out of those two tribes. Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen Judah. And they had in their And out of the tribe of Benjamin, cities. Unto the song of Gershom inheritance Beer-sheba, andsheba, Gibeon with her suburbs, Geba were given out of the family of and Moladah, And Hazar-shual, with her suburbs, Anathoth with the half-tribe of Manasseh, Golan and Balah, and Azem, And her suburbs, and Almon with her in Bashan with her suburbs, and Eltolad, and Bethul, and Hormah, suburbs: four cities. All the cities Ashtaroth with her suburbs: And And Ziklag, and Beth-marcaboth, of the children of Aaron, the out of the tribe of Issachar; and Hazar-susah, And Beth-le- priests, were thirteen cities with Kedesh with her sabarbs, Daberbaoth, and Sharuhen: thirteen their suburbs.

ath with her suburbs, And P.amoth cities and their villages. Ain, 1 Chron. vi, 57-60, 64, 65. And with her suburbs, and Anem with Renmon, and Ether, and Ashan to the song of Aaron they gave her suburbs: And out of the tribe foar cities and their villages. And the cities of Judah, namely, He- of Asher, Mashal with her suburbs, all the villages that were round bron, the city of refuge, and' Lib- and Abuon with her suburbs, And about these cities to Baalath-beer, nah with her suburbs, and Jattir Hokok with her suburbs, and Kamath of the south. This is the and Eshtemoa with their suburbs, Rehob with her suburbs: And out inheritance of the tribo of the And Hilen with her subarbs. of the tribe of Naphtali; Kedeshi children of Simeon, according to Debir with her suburbs, And in Games with her suburbs, and their families. Out of the portion Ashan with her suburbs, and Beth Hammon with her suburbs, and of the children of Judah was the shemesh with her suburbs: And Kirjatlaim with her suburbe. Inheritance of the children of Si- out of the tribe of Benjamin; meon: for the part of the children Geba with her suburbs, and LEVI, IN THE LINE OF of Judah was too much for them; Alemeth with her suburbs, and

KOHATI. therefore the children of Simeon | Anathoth with her suburbs. All Josh. xxi, 4, 6, 20-26. And the bad their inheritance within the their clties throughout their fa- lot came out for the familles of Inheritance of them.

milles were thirteen cities. And I tho Kobatbitesand the children

of Aaron the priest, which were of her suburbs, and Mephaath mith shemesh, and the goings ont the Levites, had by lot, out of the her suburbs: four cities. And out thereof were at En-rogel. And tribe of Judah, and out of the of the tribe of Gad, Ramoth in the border went up by the valley tribe of Simeon, and out of the Gilead with her suburbs, to be a of the son of Hinnom, unto tho tribe of Benjamin, thirteen cities. city of refuge for the slayer; and south side of the Jebusite; the And the rest of the children of Mahanaim with her suburbs, same is Jerusalem; and the borKohath had by lot, out of the Heshbon with her suburbs, Jazer der went up to the top of the families of the tribe of Ephraim, with her suburbs: four cities in mountain that licth before tho and ont of the tribe of Dan, and all. So all the cities for the chil- valley of Ilinnom westward, out of the half-tribe of Manisseh, dren of Merari, by their families, which is at the end of the valley ten cities. And the families of which were remaining of the of the giants, northward: And the the children of Kohath, the families of the Levites, were, by border was drawn from the top Levites which remained of the their lot, twelve cities.

of the hill unto the fountain of children of Kohath, even they had

1 Chron. vi, 63, 77-81. Unto the the water of Nephtoah, and went the cities of their lot out of the

sons of Merari were given by out to the cities of mount Ephron; tribe of Ephraim. For they gave lot, throughout their families, out and the border was drawn to them Shechem with her suburbs of the tribe of Reuben, and out of Baalah, which is Kirjath-jearim. in mount Ephraim, to be a city of the tribe of Gad, and out of the And the border compassed from refugo for the slayer; and Gezer tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities. Baalah westward unto mount with her suburbs, And Kibzaim Unto the rest of the children of Seir, and passed along unto the with her suburbs, and Beth-horon Merari were given, out of the tribe side of mount Jearim, (which is

. And

of Zebulun, Rimmon with her chesalon.) on the north side, anil out of the tribe of Dan, Eltekeh suburbs, Tabor with her suburbs: went down to Beth-shemesh, and with her suburbs, Gibbethon with And on the other side Jordan by passed on to Timnah. And the her suburba Asjalon with her Jericho, on the cast side of Jor- border went out unto the side of suburbs, Gath-rimon with her dan, were given them, out of the Ekron, northward: and the border suburbs: four cities. And out of tribe of Reuben, Bezer in the wil

was drawn to Shicron, and passed the half-tribe of Manasseh, Taan- derness with her suburbs, and along to mount Baalah, and went ach with her suburbs, and Gath-Jahzal with her suburbs, Kede-out uuto Jabneel; and the goings rimmon with her suburbs: two moth also with her suburbs, and out of the border were at the sea. cities.

All the cities were ten Mephaath with her suburbs: 'And And the west border was to the with their suburbs, for the families

out of the tribe of Gad; Ramoth great sea, and the coast thereof. of the children of Kohath that re-in Gilead with her suburbs, and This is the coast of the children mained.

Mahanaiin with her suburbs, 'And of Judah round about, according 1 Chron. vi, 61, 66-70. And unto Heshbon with her suburbs, and to their families. This is the in

heritance of the tribe of the chilthe sons of Kohath, which were Jazer with her suburbs. left of the family of that tribe,

dren of Judah, according to their

families. And the uttermost cities were cities given out of the half- OF JUDA H.

of the tribe of the children of tribe, namely, out of the half-tribe of Manisseh, by lot, ten cities. the lot of the tribe of the children southward, were

Josh. XV,1-12,20-62. This then was Judah, toward the coast of Edom, And the residue of the families op of Judah by their families; even Eder, and Jagur, And Kinah, and!

Kabzeel, and the song of Kohath had cities of to the border of Cdom, the wilder-Dimonah, and their coasts out of the tribe of ness of Zin, southward, was the Kedesh, and llazor, and Ithnan,

Adadah, And Ephraim. And they gave unto them, of the cities of refuge, And their south border was from And Hazor, Hadattah, and Keri

uttermost part of the south coast. Ziph, and Telem, and Bealoth, Shechem in mount Ephraim with the shore of the salt sea, from the oth, and Hezron, which is lazor, her suburbe; they gare also Gezer bay that looketh southward: And Amam, and Shema, and Moladah, with her suburbs, And Jokmeam it went out to the south side to And Hazar-gaddah, and Ileshmon, with her suburbs, and Beth-horon Maaleh - acrabbim, and passed and Beth-palet. And Hazar-shual, with her suburbs, And Aijalon along to Zin, and ascended up on with her suburbs, and Gath-rim

and Beer-sheba, and Bizjothjah, the south side into Kadesh Baalal, and lim, and Azem, And mon with her suburbs: And out barnea, and passed along to Hez- Eltolad, and Chesil, and Hormah, of the half-tribe of Manasseh; ron, and went up to AJar, and And Ziklas, and Madmannah, and Aner with her suburbs, and fetched a compass to Karkaa: Sansannah, Bileam with her suburbs, for the From thence it passed toward Shilhim, and Ain, and Rimmon:

And Lebaoth, and family of the reinnant of the sons Azinon, and went out unto the all the cities are twenty and nine, of Kohath.

river of Egypt; and the goings with their villages: And in the

out of that coast were at the sea. valley. Eshtaol, and Zoreah, and LEVI, IN TIIE LINE OF

This shall be your south coast. Ashnah, And Zanoah, and En.

And the east border was the salt gannim,
MERARI.

Tappuah, and Enam, sea, eren unto the end of Jordan: Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, and Josh. xxi, 7, 31-40. The children and their border in the north | Azekah, And Sharaim, and Adithof Merari, by their fainilies, had quarter was from the bay of the aim, and Gederal, and Gederothout of the tribe of Reuben, and out sea, at the uttermost part of Jor-aim: fourteen cities with their of the tribe of Gad, and out of the dan. And the border went up to villages. Zenan, and Hadashah, tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities. Beth-hogla, and passed along by and Migdal-gad, And Dilean, and And unto the families of the child the north of Beth-urabah; and the Mizpeh, and Joktheel. Lachish, dren of Merari, the rest of the border went up to the stone of and Bozkath, and Eglon, And Levites, out of the tribe of Ze-Bohan the son of Reuben. And Cabbon, and Lalmam, and Kithbulun, Jokneam with her suburbs, the border went up toward Debir lish, And Gederoth, Beth-dagon, and Kartah with her suburbs, from the valley of Achor, and so and Naamah, and Makkedah: Dimnah with her suburbs, Nahalal, northward, looking toward Gilgal, sixteen cities with their villager. with her suburbs: four cities. And that is before the going up to Libnah, and Ether, and Ashan, out of the tribe of Reuben, Bezer | Adummim, which is on the south And Jiphtah, and Ashnah, and with her suburbs, and Jahazah | side of the river: and the border Nezib, And Keilah, and Achzib, with her suburbs, Kedemoth with I passed toward the waters of En- I and Mareshah: nino cities with

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their villages. Ekron, with her compasseth it on the north side | haran, fenced cities: and folds for towns and her villages. From to Hannathon; and the outgoings sheep. Ekron even unto the sea, all that thereof are in the valley of Jiph- Josh. xiii. 24-29. And Moses lay near Ashdod, with their thah-el; And Kattath, and Nahal. I gave inheritance unto the tribe of villages. Ashdod, with her towns lal, and Shimron, and' Idalah, and Gad, eren unto the children of and her villages, Gaza, with her Beth-le hem: twelve cities with Gad, according to their families: towns and her villages, unto the their villages. This is the inheri- And their coast was Jazar, and all river of Egypt, and the great sea, tance of the children of Zebulun, the cities of Gilead, and half the and the border thereof. And in according to their families, these land of the children of Ammon, the monntains, Shamir, and Jattir, cities with their villages.

unto Aroer, that is before Rabbah; and Socoh, And Dannah, an

And from Heshbon unto RamnathKirjath-sannah, which is Debir,

OF DAN.

mizpeh, and Betonim; and from And Anab, and Eshtemoh, and

Mahanair unto the border of Anim, And Gushen, and Holon, Josh. xix, 40-48. And the Debir: And in the valley, Bethand Gilob: eleven cities with their seventh lot came ont for the tribe

aram, and Fillages. Arab, and Dumah, and of the children of Dan, according Succíth,

and Zaphon, the rest of

Beth-nimrah, and E-hean, And Janum, and Beth- to their families. And the coast the kingdom of Sihon king of tarpuah, and Aphekah,

And of their inheritance was Zorah; Heshbon, Jordan and his border, Humtah, and Kirjath-arba, (which and Eshtaol, and Ir-shemesh, And is Hebron,) and Zior: nine cities Shaalabbin, and Ajalon, and Jeth-Chinnereth, on the other side Jor

eren unto the edge of the sea of with their villages. Maon. Car- lah, And Elon, and Thimnathah, dan eastward. This is the inherimel, and Ziph, and Juttah, And and Ekron, Aud Eltekeh, and

tance of the children of Gad after Jezreel, and Jokdeam, and Za- Gibbethon, and Baalath, And

their families, the cities, and their noah. Cain, Gibeah, and Timnah: Jehud, and Bene-berak, and Gath

villages. ten cities with their villages.

rímmon, And Me-jarkon, and Halhul. Beth-zur, and Gedor, And Rakkon, with the border before

OF ASI ER. Marath, and Beth-anoth,' and Japho. And the coast of the chilEltekon: six cities with their dren of Dan went out too little for Josh. xix, 24–31. And the fifth villages. Kirjath-baal, (which is them; therefore the children of lot came out for the tribe of Kirjath-jearim,) and Rabbah: two Dan wen: up to fight against the children of Asher, accordcities with their villages. In the Leshem, and took it, and smote it ing to their families. And their wilderness, Beth-arabah, Middin, with the edge of the sword, and border was Helkath, and Hali,

And and Secacah, And Nibshan, and possessed it, and dwelt therein, and Beten, and Achshaph,

Amad, and the city of Salt, and En-gedi: six and called Leshem, Dan, after thé Alammelech, and cities with their villages.

name of Dan their father. This is Misheal; and reached to Carmel

the inheritance of the tribe of the westward, and to Shihor-libnath; OF ISSACHAR.

children of Dan, according to their And turneth toward the sunrising

families, these cities with their to Beth-dagon, and reacheth to Josh. xix, 17-23. And the fourth | villages.

Zebulun, and to the valley of lot came out to Issachar, for the

Jiphthah-el, toward the north children of Issachar, according to

side of Beth-emek, and Neiel, and their families. And their border

OF NAPHTALI.

goeth out to Cabul on the left way toward Jezreel, and Chesul- Josh. xix, 32-39. The sixth lot hand, And Hebron, and Rehob, loth, and Shunem, And Haphraim, came out to the children of Naph- and Hammon, and Kanah, eren, and Shihon, and Anaharath, And tall, eren for the children of unto great Zidon; And then the Rabbith, and Kishion, and Abez. Naphtali, according to their coast turneth to Ramah, and to the And Remeth, and En-gannfm, and families. And their coast was strong city Tyre, and the coast En-haddah, and Beth-pazzez; And from Heleph, from Allon to Zaa- turneth to Uosali; and the outthe coast reacheth to Tabor, and nannim and Adami, Nekeb, and goings thereof are at the sea, Shahazimah, and Beth-shemesh; Jabneel, unto Lakum; and the from the coast to Achzih; Umand the outgoings of their border outgoings thereof were at Jordan: mah also, and Aphek, and Rehob: were at Jordan: sixteen cities And then the coast turneth west- twenty and two cities with their with their villages. This is the ward to Aznoth-tabor, and goeth villages. This is the inheritance inheritance of the tribe of the out from thence to Hukkok, and of the tribe of the children of children of Issachar, according to reacheth to Zebulun on the south Asher, according to their families, their families, the cities and their side, and reacheth to Asher on the these cities with their villages. villages.

west side, and to Judah upon Jor

dan toward the sun-rising. And OF MANASSEII AND EPIIOF ZEBULUN.

the fenced cities are Ziddim, Zer, RAIM, (CONJOINTLY.)

and Hammath, Rakkath, and Josh, xix, 10-16. And the third

Josh. xvi, 1-4. And the lot of the Chinnereth, ad Adamah, and children of Joseph fell from Jor lot came up for the children of Zebulun, according to their fami- Ramah, and Hazor, And Kedesh, dan by Jericho, unto the water of lies and the border of their in- and Edrei, and En-hazor, And Jericho on the east, to the wilderberitanco was unto Sarid, And Tron, and Migdal-el, Ilorem, and ness that goeth up from Jericho, their border went up toward the nineteen cities with their villages.goeth out from Beth-el to Luz,

Beth-anath, and Beth-shemesh: thronghout mount Beth-el, And sea, and Maralah, and reached to Dabbasheth, and reached to the of the children of Naphtali, ac

This is the inheritance of the tribe and passeth along unto tho borriver that is before Jokneamn, cording to their families,' the goeth down westward to the

ders of Archai to Ataroth, And And turned from Sarid eastward, cities and their villages. toward the sun-rising, unto the

coast of Japhleti, unto the coast border of Chisloth-tabor, and

of Beth-horon the nether, and to then goeth out to Daberath, and

Gezer: and the goings out thereof goeth up to Japhia, And from Num. xxxii, 34-36. And the are at the sea. So the children of thence passeth on along on the children of Gad built Dibon, and Joseph, Manasseh, and Ephraim, east to Gittah-hepher, to Ittah- Ataroth, and Aroer, And Atroth, took their inheritance. kazin, and goeth out to Remmon- Shophan, and Jaazer, and Jogbe- Josh. xvil, 10. Southward it was methoar to Neah; And the border I hah, And Beth-nimrah, and Beth-1 Ephraim's, and northward it was

0 F G A D.

was

Manasseh's, and the sea is his bor- | nasseh's sons had the land of the south side of the nether Bethder; and they met together in Gilead. And the coast of Ma-horon. And the border was Asher on the north, and in nasseh was from Asher to Mich- drawn thence, and compassed the Issachar on the east.

methah, that lieth before Shechem, corner of the sea southward, from

and the border went along on the the hill that lieth before BethMANASSEH, (SINGLY). right hand unto the inhabitants of horon southward; and the goings Num. xxxii, 41, 42. And Jair the En-tappuah. Now Manasseh had out thereof were at Kirjath-baal, son of Manasseh went and took the land of Tappuah: but Tappuah, (which is Kirjat):-jearim,) a city of the small towns thereof, and on the border of Manasseh, be the children of Judah. This was called them Havoth-jair.

And longed to the children of Ephraim; the west quarter. And the south Nobah went and took Kenath. And the coast descended unto quarter was from the end of Kirand the villages thereof, and

the river Kanah, southward of jath-jearim, and the border went called it Nobah, after his own

the river; these cities of Ephraim out on the west, and went out to name.

are ainong the cities of Manasseh: the well of waters of Nephtoah;

the coast of Manasseh also was on And the border came down to the Josh. xill. 29-32. And Moses

the north side of the river, and end of the mountain that lieth begave inheritance unto the half

the outgoings of it were at the fore the valley of the son of Hintribe of Manasseh: and this was

sea. And Manassch had in 19. nom, and which is in the valley of the possession of the half-tribe of sachar, and in Asher, Beth-shean the giants on the north, and the children of Manasseh, by and her towns, and 'I bleam and descended to the valley of Hintheir families. And their coast

her towns, and the inhabitants of nom, to the side of Jebusi on the was from Mahanaim, all Bashan, Dor and her towns, and the in- south, and descended to En-rogel, all the kingdom of Og king of habitants of En-dor and her And was drawn from the north; Bashan, and all the towns of Jair, towns, and the inhabitants of and went forth to En-shemesh, which are in Bashan, threescore Taanach and her towns, and the and went forth toward Geliloth, cities; And half Gilead, and Ash- inhabitants of Megiddo and her which is over against the poing taroth, and Edrei, cities of the

towns, eren three countries. up of Adummim, and descended to kingdom of Og in Bashan, were

the stone of Bohan the son of pertaining unto the children of

EPHRAIM, (SINGLY).

Reuben, Macbir the son of Manasseh, even

And passed along toto the one half of the children of Josh. xvi, 5-9. And the border ward the side over against Arabah

northward, and went down unto Machir, by their families. These of the children of Ephraim, ac- Arabal; And the border passed are the countries which Moses did cording to their families, was distribute for inheritance in the thus: even the border of their along to the side of Beth-hoglah

northward; and the outgoings of plains of Moab, on the other side inheritance on the east side Jordan, by Jericho, eastward.

the border were at the north bay Ataroth -adar, unto Beth- of the salt sea, at the south end

horon the upper; And the borJosh. xvii, 1-9, 11. There was

of Jordan. This was the south der went out toward the sea to also a lot for the tribe of Ma- Michmethah on the north side;

coast. And Jordan was the bornasseh, (for he was the first-born and the border went about east

der of it on the east side. This of Joseph,) to wit, for Machir, the

was the inheritance of tho chifirst-born of Manasseh, the father passed by it on the east to Jano- thereof round about, according to ward unto Taanath - shiloh, and

dren of Benjamin, by the coasts of Gilead: because he was a man

hab, And it went down from of war, therefore he had Gilead

their families. Now the cities of and Bashan. There was also a lot | Janohah to Ataroth, and to Nag- the tribe of the children of Benfor tho rest of the children of rath, and came to Jericho, and jamin, according to their families,

went out at Jordan. The border Manasseh by their families; for went out from Tappuah westward and the valley of Keziz,

were Jericho, and Beth-hoglah, the children of Abiezer, and for

And unto the river Kanal; and the Beth-arabah, and Zemaraim, and the children of Helek, and for the children of Asriel, and for the goings out thereof were at the

Beth-el, sea.

And Avim, and Parah, This is the inheritance of the and Ophrah, And Cephar-haamchildren of Shechem, and for the children of Hepher, and for the by their families. And the separate twelvé cities with their villages.

tribe of the children of Ephraim monai, and Ophni, and Gaba: children of Shemida: these were

cities for the children of Ephraim the male-children of Manasseh the son of Joseph by their families. children of Manasseh, all were among the inheritance of the And Mizpeh, and Cephirah, and

Gibeon, and Ramah, and Beeroth,

the But Zelophehad, tho

of
cities with their villages.

Mozah, And Rekem, and Irpeel, Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son

and Taralah, And Zelah, Eleph, of Machir, the son of Manasseh,

and Jebusi, (which is Jerusalem,) had no sons, but daughters: and

BENJAMIN.

Gibeath, and Kirjath: fourteen these are the names of his daugh- Josh. xviii, 11-28. And the lot cities with their villages. This is ters, Mahlah, and Noah, Hoglah, of the tribe of the children of the inheritance of the children of Milcah, and Tirzah. And they Benjamin came up according to Benjamin, according to their came near before Eleazar the their families: and the coast of fainilics. priest, and before Joshua the son their lot came forth between the of Nun, and before the princes, children of Judah and the chil

INHERITANCE OF JOSHUA saying, The LORD commanded dren of Joseph. And their border Moses to give us an inheritance on the north side was from Jor

AND CALEB. among our brethren: therefore, don; and the border went up to Josh. xix, 49,50. When they had according to the commandment of the side of Jericho on the north made an end of dividing the land the Lord, he gave them an in- side, and went up through the for inheritance by their coasts, tho heritance among the brethren of mountains westward; and the go- children of Israel gave an inherittheir father. And there fell ten ings out thereof were at the wild ance to Joshua the son of Nun portions to Manasseh, beside the derness of Beth-aven, And the among them: According to the land of Gilead aud Bashan which border went over from thence to-word of the LORD, they gave him were on the other side Jordan; ward Luz, to the side of Luz, the city which ho asked, eren Because the daughters of Ma-(which is Beth-el) southward; and Timnath-serah in mount Ephraim: nasseh had an inheritance among the border descended to Ataroth- and he built the city, and dwelt Lisi sons: and the rest of Ma-l adar, near the hill that lieth on I therein.

son

Josh. IV, 13. And unto Caleb | situation, the joy of the whole come into this city, nor shoot an the son of Jephunneh he gave a earth, is mount Zion, on the sides arrow there, nor come before it part among the children of Judah, of the north, the city

of the great with shields, nor cast a bank according to the commandment King: Let mount Zion rejoice, against it. By the way that he of the Lord to Joshua, even the let the daughters of Judah be came, by the same shall he return, city of Arba, the father of Anak, glad, because of thy judgments. and shall not come into this city, which city is Hebron.

Walk about Zion, and go round saith the Lord. For I will defend 1 Chron. vi, 54-56. Now these about her: tell the towers thereof. this city to save it, for mine own are their dwelling-places through- Mark ye well her bulwarks, con- sake, and for my servant David's out their castles, in their coasts, sider her palaces that ye may sake. of the sons of Aaron, of the tell it to the generation follow

Isa. xxxviii, 6. And I will defamilies of the Kohathites; for ing.

liver thee and this city out of the theirs was the lot.

And they Ps. cxxii, 2-5. Our feet shall hand of the king of Assyria: and give them IIebron in the land of stand within thy gates, o Jerusa- I will defend this city. Judah, and the suburbs thereof lem. Jerusalem is builded as a round about it. But the fields of city that is compact together: make Jerusalem a cup of' tremb

Zech. xii, 2, 3, 9. Behold, I will the city, and the villages thereof, Whither the tribes go up, the they gavo to Caleb the son of tribes of the Lord, unto the testi-ling unto all the peoplo round Jephanneh.

mony of Israel, to give thanks about, when they shall be in the

unto the name of the LORD. For siege both against Judah and METROPOLIS OF

there are set thrones of judgment, against Jerusalem. And in that the thrones of the house of David. day will I mako Jerusalem i

burdensome stone for all people; CANAAN,

Isa. Ixv, 18, 19. But be ye glad all that burden themselves with JERUSALEM, ANCIENTLY and rejoice for ever in that which it shall be cut in pieces, though CALLED JEBUS.

I create: for, behold, I create all the people of the earth be 2 Sam. V, 6-8. And the king and

Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her gathered together against it. And his men went to Jerusalem unto people a joy. And I will rejoice it shall come to pass in that day, the Jebusites, the inhabitants of

in Jerusalem,'and joy in my peo- that I will seek to destroy all the the land; which spake unto David, ple; and the voice of weeping nations that come against Jeru

shall be no more heard in her, salem. kiying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt

nor the voice of crying. not come in bither thinking, Zech. viii, 3. Thus saith the PATRIOTIC LOVE FOR IT. David cannot come in hither. LORD, I am returned unto Zion. Nevertheless David took the and will dwell in the midst of

Ps. Ii, 18. Do good in thy good strong hold of Zion: the same is Jerusalem: and Jerusalem shall pleasure unto Zion: build thou And David be called, A city of truth; and the

the walls of Jerusalem. the city of David. said on that day. Whosoever get- mountain of the Lord of hosts, or Jerusalem: they shall prosper

P3. cxxii, 6-8. Pray for the peace teth up to the gutter, and smileth The holy mountain. the Jebusites, and the lame and

that love thee. Peace be within the blind, that are hated of David's ing at Jerusalem Jews, devout thy palaces. For my brethren

Acts il, 5. And there were dwell. thy walls, and prosperity within soul, he shall be chief and captain, men, out of every nation under and companions sakes, I will now Wherefore they said, The blind heaven. and the lame shall not come into

say, Peace be within thee. the house. ITS DIVINE PROTECTION.

P3, cxxviii, 5. The LORD shall 1 Chron. xl, 4, 5. And David and

bless thee out of Zion: and thou all Israel went to Jerusalern,

2 Kings xix, 32-34. Therefore shalt see the good of Jerusalem which is Jebus, where the Jebus. the king of Assyria, He shall not

thus saith the Lord concerning all the days of thy life. ites were, the inhabitants of the land.

P3. cxxxvii, 5-7. If I forget thee, And the inhabitants of

come into this city, nor shoot an

arrow there, nor come before it ? Jerusalem, let my right hand Jebus said to David, Thou shalt

with shield, nor cast a bank forget her cunning. If I do not not come hither. Nevertheless

against it. By the way that he remember thee, let my tongue David took the castle of Zion, came, by the samo shall he re-cleave to the roof of my mouth; if which is the city of David.

turn, and shall not come into this I prefer not Jerusalem above my

city, saith the Lord. For I will chief joy. Remember, 0 LORD, THE DIVINE CHOICE AND

defend this city, to save it, for the children of Edom in the day SCENE OF NATIONAL mine own sake, and for my ser- of Jerusalem; who said, Rase it, GATHERINGS. vant David's sake.

rase it, even to the foundation

thereof. 2 Chron. vi, 5, 6. Since the day P3. xlviii, 3-5. God is known in that I brought forth my people her palaces for a refuge. For, 1o. Isa. Ixii, 1. For Zion's sake will out of the land of Egypt, I chose the kings were assembled, they I not hold my peace, and for Jeruno city among all the tribes of passed by together. They saw salem's sake I will not rest, until Israel to build an house in, that it, and so they marvelled; they the righteousness thereof go forth my name might be there; neither were troubled, and hasted away. as brightness, and the salvation chose I any man to be a ruler over Isa. xxxiii, 20. Look upon Zion,

thereof as a lamp that burneth. my people Israel: But I have the city of our solemnities: thine Jer. 11, 50. Ye that have escaped chosen Jerusalem, that my name eyes shall see Jerusalem a quiet the sword, go away, stand not might bo there; and have chosen habitation, a tabernacle that shall still: remember the Lord afar off, David to be over my people not be taken down; not one of the and let Jerusalem come into your Israel.

stakes thereof shall ever be re- Inind. 2 Chron. xv, 10. So they gather-moved, neither shall any of the

Zech. xii, 5. And the governors ed themselves together at Jeru-cords thereof be broken.

of Judah shall say in their heart, salem in the third month, in the Isa. xxxvii, 33-35. Therefore The inhabitants of Jerusalem shall fifteenth year of the reign of Asa. thus saith the LORD conceruing be my strength in the LORD of Ps. xlviii, 2, 11-13 Beautiful for the king of Assyria, He shall not l hosts their God.

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