Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan! 7 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. 17 And the city and all that is within it shall be ndevoted to the Lord for destruction.2 Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall live, because she ohid the messengers whom we sent. 12 Then Joshua rose early in the morning, and mthe priests took up the ark of the Lord. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Whatever seems good and right in your sight to do to us, do it.” And they put (G)dust on their heads.7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord God, (H)why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to … 7 But the men of Israel said to qthe Hivites, “Perhaps you live among us; then rhow can we make a covenant with you?” Only iits spoil and its livestock you shall take as plunder for yourselves. 21 when I saw among the spoil a beautiful cloak from Shinar, and 200 shekels of silver, and a bar of gold weighing 50 shekels,3 then I coveted them and took them. aNow their cities were Gibeon, Chephirah, Beeroth, and Kiriath-jearim. 30 At that time Joshua built an altar to the Lord, the God of Israel, aon Mount Ebal, James 1:15 NASB. 19 But all silver and gold, and every vessel of bronze and iron, are holy to the Lord; they shall go into the treasury of the Lord.” 26 Joshua laid an oath on them at that time, saying, x“Cursed before the Lord be the man who rises up and rebuilds this city, Jericho. 18 But you, keep yourselves from the things devoted to destruction, lest when you have devoted them you take any of the devoted things and make the camp of Israel pa thing for destruction and qbring trouble upon it. 3 You shall march around the city, all the men of war going around the city once. Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan! And the anger of the Lordburned against the people of Israel. 7 And he said to the people, “Go forward. And when they come out against us kjust as before, we shall flee before them. 7 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for aAchan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. 13 Get up! 13:5; 14:23; Hos. 33 And all Israel, csojourner as well as native born, with their elders and officers and their judges, stood on opposite sides of the ark before the Levitical priests dwho carried the ark of the covenant of the Lord, half of them in front of Mount Gerizim and half of them in front of Mount Ebal, ejust as Moses the servant of the Lord had commanded at the first, to bless the people of Israel. Come now, make a covenant with us.”’ And they laid them down before the Lord. 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord God, hwhy have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? And the household that the Lord takes shall come near man by man. 10 But Joshua commanded the people, “You shall not shout or make your voice heard, neither shall any word go out of your mouth, until the day I tell you to shout. And they brought them up to the zValley of Achor. 12 (L)Therefore the people of Israel cannot stand before their enemies. You shall do according to the word of the Lord. Commentary on Joshua 7:6-9 (Read Joshua 7:6-9) Joshua's concern for the honour of God, more than even for the fate of Israel, was the language of the Spirit of adoption. 11 And the day after the Passover, on that very day, they ate of the produce of the land, unleavened cakes and parched grain. 5 Though all the people who came out had been circumcised, yet all the people who were born on the way in the wilderness after they had come out of Egypt had not been circumcised. 10 While the people of Israel were encamped at Gilgal, they kept the Passover aon the fourteenth day of the month in the evening on the plains of Jericho. 6 And they will come out after us, until we have ldrawn them away from the city. And the tribe that the Lord takes by lot shall come near by clans. 13:16; Mal. For they will say, ‘They are fleeing from us, just as before.’ So we will flee before them. Then ethe Lord turned from his burning anger. Now I have come.” And Joshua efell on his face to the earth and worshiped3 and said to him, “What does my lord say to his servant?” 24 They answered Joshua, “Because it was told to your servants for a certainty that the Lord your God had icommanded his servant Moses to give you all the land and to destroy all the inhabitants of the land from before you—so jwe feared greatly for our lives because of you and did this thing. 8 And as soon as you have taken the city, you shall set the city on fire. mSee, I have commanded you.” 14 And the second day they marched around the city once, and returned into the camp. 7 The L ord said to Joshua, “Today I will begin to z exalt you in the sight of all Israel, that they may know that, a as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. Then when lust has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and when sin is accomplished, it brings forth death. 2 And the Lord said to Joshua, “See, gI have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and mighty men of valor. 29 xAnd he hanged the king of Ai on a tree until evening. (De 5:32; De 28:14; Jos 11:15; Jos 23:6). They (M)turn their backs before their enemies, because they have become (N)devoted for destruction. And these garments and sandals of ours are worn out from the very long journey.” 14 So the men took some of their provisions, but xdid not ask counsel from the Lord. Therefore, to this day the name of that place is called the Valley of Achor.[d]. Why have you fallen on your face? But Joshua spent that night in the valley. And they came into the camp and spent the night in the camp. 6 For the people of Israel walked uforty years in the wilderness, until all the nation, the men of war who came out of Egypt, perished, because they did not obey the voice of the Lord; the Lord vswore to them that he would not let them see the land that the Lord had sworn to their fathers to give to us, wa land flowing with milk and honey. 17 Not a man was left in Ai or Bethel who did not go out after Israel. 17 And he brought near the clans of Judah, and the clan of the (U)Zerahites was taken. And Joshua went to him and said to him, “Are you for us, or for our adversaries?” 6 Then Joshua etore his clothes and ffell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lord until the evening, he and the elders of Israel. He laments their defeat, as he feared it would reflect on God's wisdom and power, his goodness and faithfulness. Thus shall you do for six days. 20 And Achan answered Joshua, “Truly yI have sinned against the Lord God of Israel, and this is what I did: 11 And nall the fighting men who were with him went up and drew near before the city and encamped on the north side of Ai, with a ravine between them and Ai. 11 So he caused the ark of the Lord to circle the city, going about it once. 2:2; John 9:24, Num. 22 But to the two men who had spied out the land, Joshua said, “Go into the prostitute’s house and bring out from there the woman and all who belong to her, tas you swore to her.” 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord God, (H)why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? English Standard Version Israel Defeated at Ai 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. And (C)they fled before the men of Ai, 5 and the men of Ai killed about thirty-six of their men and chased them before the gate as far as Shebarim and struck them at the descent. 19 Then Joshua said to Achan, “My son, (V)give glory to the Lord God of Israel and (W)give praise[b] to him. We all commit sin. Lay an ambush against the city, behind it.”. 9 For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it and will surround us and icut off our name from the earth. 24 And they burned the city with fire, and everything in it. And (X)tell me now what you have done; do not hide it from me.” 20 And Achan answered Joshua, “Truly (Y)I have sinned against the Lord God of Israel, and this is what I did: 21 when I saw among the spoil a beautiful cloak from Shinar, and 200 shekels of silver, and a bar of gold weighing 50 shekels,[c] then I coveted them and took them. 7 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. See, gI have given into your hand the king of Ai, and his people, his city, and his land. 8 O Lord, what can I say, when Israel has turned their backs before their enemies! 25 And Joshua said, “Why did you abring trouble on us? And they went to the place of ambush and lay between Bethel and Ai, to the west of Ai, but Joshua spent that night among the people. 13 These wineskins were new when we filled them, and behold, they have burst. The Lord brings trouble on you today.” And all Israel bstoned him with stones. 25 But Rahab the prostitute and her father’s household and all who belonged to her, Joshua saved alive. Therefore, to this day the name of that place is called the Valley of Achor.4, 8 And the Lord said to Joshua, f“Do not fear and do not be dismayed. (1) Not all of Israel obeyed the law of the devoted things. And they laid them down before the Lord. 9:4. Joshua - ESV > Read this Bible book online, click here to read. 10 The Lord said to Joshua, “Get up! And the anger of the LORD burned against the people of Israel. And they put g dust on their heads. 3 So Joshua and all the fighting men arose to go up to Ai. pBut he did not know that there was an ambush against him behind the city. 19 Then Joshua said to Achan, “My son, vgive glory to the Lord God of Israel and wgive praise2 to him. 21 Then they sdevoted all in the city to destruction, both men and women, young and old, oxen, sheep, and donkeys, with the edge of the sword. 4:15; 5:8; 10:5, Gen. 37:29, 34; Num. 6:5; Jer. And they brought them up to the (Z)Valley of Achor. 5 and the men of Ai killed about thirty-six of their men and chased them before the gate as far as Shebarim and struck them at the descent. 24 And Joshua and all Israel with him took Achan the son of Zerah, and the silver and the cloak and the bar of gold, and his sons and daughters and his oxen and donkeys and sheep and his tent and all that he had. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Israel. 26 And they raised over him (AD)a great heap of stones that remains to this day. 8 When the circumcising of the whole nation was finished, they remained in their places in the camp until they were healed. 21 And the leaders said to them, “Let them live.” So they became dcutters of wood and drawers of water for all the congregation, just as the leaders ehad said of them. 1:11; 13:31, 1 Sam. And they hurried to set the city on fire. 8 And just as Joshua had commanded the people, the seven priests bearing the seven trumpets of rams’ horns before the Lord went forward, blowing the trumpets, with the ark of the covenant of the Lord following them. Joshua 1; Joshua 2; Joshua 3; Joshua 4; Joshua 5; Joshua 6; Joshua 7; Joshua 8; Joshua 9; Joshua 10; Joshua 11; Joshua 12; Joshua 13; Joshua 14; Joshua 15; Joshua 16; Joshua 17; Joshua 18; Joshua 19; Joshua 20; Joshua 21; Joshua 22; Joshua 23; Joshua 24; Bible Verses. Do not make the whole people toil up there, for they are few.” 27 But Joshua made them that day kcutters of wood and drawers of water for the congregation and for the altar of the Lord, to this day, lin the place that he should choose. 13 Get up! vOnly the silver and gold, and the vessels of bronze and of iron, they put into the treasury of the house of the Lord. 7:1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. Joshua 7:10-11 English Standard Version (ESV) The Sin of Achan. They left the city open and pursued Israel. 8 O Lord , what can I say , when Israel has turned their backs before their enemies ! Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 7 Then you shall rise up from the ambush and seize the city, for the Lord your God will give it into your hand. Suddenly we are presented with a series of failures that stand in striking contrast to the wonderful victories of the past six chapters. 12 Here is our bread. 7:1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. Joshua • Sermon • Submitted 14 hours ago • Presented 4 days ago And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. Joshua 7 English Standard Version (ESV) Israel Defeated at Ai 7 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. And they brought all her relatives and put them outside the camp of Israel. 20 So when the men of Ai looked back, behold, the smoke of the city went up to heaven, and they had no power to flee this way or that, for the people who fled to the wilderness turned back against the pursuers. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for ESV Scripture Journal: Joshua (2019, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! This is a sad story after such a joyful victory for Israel. And the armed men were walking before them, and the rear guard was walking after the ark of the Lord, while the trumpets blew continually. 15 And Joshua ymade peace with them and made a covenant with them, to let them live, and the leaders of the congregation swore to them. Joshua 24. 5 As soon as all the kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan to the west, and all the kings of the Canaanites owho were by the sea, pheard that the Lord had dried up the waters of the Jordan for the people of Israel until they had crossed over, their hearts qmelted and rthere was no longer any spirit in them because of the people of Israel. The sin of Achan brought shame not only to him and his family but to the entire nation of Israel. 8 And as soon as you have taken the city, you shall set the city on fire. You shall do according to the word of the Lord. 12 lTherefore the people of Israel cannot stand before their enemies. Introduction After such a tremendous victory at Jericho, Joshua chapter 7 is surprising to say the least. Take all the fighting men with you, and arise, go up to Ai. 11 Israel has sinned; they have transgressed my covenant that I commanded them; they have taken some of the devoted things; they have stolen and lied and put them among their own belongings. 25 And all who fell that day, both men and women, were 12,000, all the people of Ai. 11 Israel has sinned; they have jtransgressed my covenant that I commanded them; they have taken some of the kdevoted things; they have stolen and lied and put them among their own belongings. 13 When Joshua was by Jericho, he lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, ca man was standing before him dwith his drawn sword in his hand. Would that we had been content to … And there was no longer manna for the people of Israel, but they ate of the fruit of the land of Canaan that year. For they were uncircumcised, because they had not been circumcised on the way. 22 And the others came out from the city against them, so they were in the midst of Israel, some on this side, and some on that side. 4 And he commanded them, “Behold, jyou shall lie in ambush against the city, behind it. 9 For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it and will surround us and (I)cut off our name from the earth. 2 they gathered together as one to fight against Joshua and Israel. And what will you do for your great name?”, 10 The Lord said to Joshua, “Get up! 23 So the young men who had been spies went in and brought out Rahab and uher father and mother and brothers and all who belonged to her. 19 But all the leaders said to all the congregation, “We have sworn to them by the Lord, the God of Israel, and now we may not touch them. 14 And he said, “No; but I am the commander of the army of the Lord. [a] I will be with you no more, unless you destroy (O)the devoted things from among you. And xtell me now what you have done; do not hide it from me.” Joshua 7 Israel Defeated at Ai 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah… # 2 Sam. And they went to the place of ambush and lay between Bethel and Ai, to the west of Ai, but Joshua spent that night … 1 John 1:8 says, If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. They mturn their backs before their enemies, because they have become ndevoted for destruction.1 I will be with you no more, unless you destroy othe devoted things from among you. The ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: Joshua pairs the entirety of the book of Joshua with a lightly dotted blank page opposite each page of Bible text and hand-lettered illustrations interspersed throughout - providing space to creatively engage with and reflect on the Word of God. And they put (G)dust on their heads. 19 And the men in the ambush rose quickly out of their place, and as soon as he had stretched out his hand, they ran and entered the city and captured it. 5 And I and all the people who are with me will approach the city. 26 So he did this to them and delivered them out of the hand of the people of Israel, and they did not kill them. 2 Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is near Beth-aven, east of Bethel, and said to them, “Go up and spy out the land.” 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord G od, h why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? 3 And they returned to Joshua and said to him, “Do not have all the people go up, but let about two or three thousand men go up and attack Ai. 9 So Joshua sent them out. Joshua 7:7 - ESV - And Joshua said, Alas, O Lord God, why have you... Study verse in the English Standard Version 11 So our elders and all the inhabitants of our country said to us, ‘Take provisions in your hand for the journey and go to meet them and say to them, “We are your servants. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Joshua 7 - But the children of Israel committed a trespass regarding the accursed things, for Achan the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi,* the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed things; so the anger of the LORD burned against the children of Israel. 5 And when they make a long blast with the ram’s horn, when you hear the sound of the trumpet, then all the people shall shout with a great shout, and the wall of the city will fall down flat,1 and the people shall go up, everyone straight before him.” 26 And they raised over him da great heap of stones that remains to this day. And he brought near the clan of the Zerahites man by man, and Zabdi was taken. None went out, and none came in. The Lord brings trouble on you today.” And all Israel (AB)stoned him with stones. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 20 This we will do to them: let them live, lest bwrath be upon us, cbecause of the oath that we swore to them.” 15 (R)And he who is taken with the devoted things shall be burned with fire, he and all that he has, because he has (S)transgressed the covenant of the Lord, and because he has done (T)an outrageous thing in Israel.’”, 16 So Joshua rose early in the morning and brought Israel near tribe by tribe, and the tribe of Judah was taken. Jos 7:7 - And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord G OD, why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? 6 So Joshua the son of Nun called the priests and said to them, “Take up the ark of the covenant and let seven priests bear seven trumpets of rams’ horns before the ark of the Lord.” 9 As soon as all the kings who were beyond the Jordan jin the hill country and in the lowland all along the coast kof the Great Sea toward Lebanon, lthe Hittites, the Amorites, the Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, heard of this, And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. 7 Only be strong and very courageous, being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. yAnd at sunset Joshua commanded, and they took his body down from the tree and threw it at the entrance of the gate of the city and zraised over it a great heap of stones, which stands there to this day. 4 And this is the reason why Joshua circumcised them: tall the males of the people who came out of Egypt, all the men of war, had died in the wilderness on the way after they had come out of Egypt. Consecrate the people and say, p‘Consecrate yourselves for tomorrow; for thus says the Lord, God of Israel, “There are devoted things in your midst, O Israel. Then (AE)the Lord turned from his burning anger. And Joshua chose 30,000 mighty men of valor and sent them out by night. And where do you come from?” 9 And the Lord said to Joshua, “Today I have rolled away the yreproach of Egypt from you.” And so the name of that place is called zGilgal2 to this day. 16 And at the seventh time, when the priests had blown the trumpets, Joshua said to the people, “Shout, for the Lord has given you the city. You shall do according to the word of the Lord. 4 they on their part acted with cunning and went and made ready provisions and took worn-out sacks for their donkeys, and wineskins, worn-out and torn and mended, You cannot stand before your enemies until you take away the devoted things from among you.” 14 In the morning therefore you shall be brought near (Q)by your tribes. 28 So Joshua burned Ai and made it forever a wheap of ruins, as it is to this day. And the hearts of the people (D)melted and became as water. 3 So Joshua made flint knives and circumcised the sons of Israel at Gibeath-haaraloth.1 9 For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it and will … Defeat at Ai. And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. 30:22; Ezra 10:11; Dan. cThey burned them with fire and stoned them with stones. And the clan that the Lord takes shall come near by households. 9 They said to him, t“From a very distant country your servants have come, because of the name of the Lord your God. 15 rAnd he who is taken with the devoted things shall be burned with fire, he and all that he has, because he has stransgressed the covenant of the Lord, and because he has done tan outrageous thing in Israel.’”, 16 So Joshua rose early in the morning and brought Israel near tribe by tribe, and the tribe of Judah was taken. So they did for six days. Rev 17:7 And the angel said unto me, Wherefore didst thou marvel? 14:6; 2 Sam. And the household that the Lord takes shall come near man by man. 10 Joshua arose early in the morning and mustered the people and went up, he and the elders of Israel, before the people to Ai. Do not make the whole people toil up there, for they are few.” 4 So about three thousand men went up there from the people. Free shipping for many products! 24 When Israel had finished killing all the inhabitants of Ai in the open wilderness where they pursued them, and all of them to the very last had fallen by the edge of the sword, all Israel returned to Ai and struck it down with the edge of the sword. 26 But Joshua did not draw back his hand with which he ustretched out the javelin until he had devoted all the inhabitants of Ai to destruction.2 He pleaded with God. 23 And they took them out of the tent and brought them to Joshua and to all the people of Israel. 7 Then you shall rise up from the ambush and seize the city, for the Lord your God will give it into your hand. 3 But when the inhabitants of mGibeon heard what Joshua had done nto Jericho and oto Ai, 15 And Joshua and all Israel qpretended to be beaten before them and fled in the direction of the wilderness. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success [1] wherever you go. 6 Now Jericho was shut up inside and outside because of the people of Israel. 2 At that time the Lord said to Joshua, “Make sflint knives and circumcise the sons of Israel a second time.” 34 And afterward fhe read all the words of the law, gthe blessing and the curse, according to all that is written in the Book of the Law. 18 And he brought near his household man by man, and Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, was taken. 4 So about three thousand men went up there from the people. 12 And bthe manna ceased the day after they ate of the produce of the land. 14 In the morning therefore you shall be brought near qby your tribes. (AC)They burned them with fire and stoned them with stones. On the seventh day you shall march around the city seven times, and jthe priests shall blow the trumpets. It was only on that day that they marched around the city seven times. 7 And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord God, why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? Garrett Tyson. Do not go very far from the city, but all of you remain ready. Joshua - Chapter 7 (ESV) Font Size + -Israel Defeated at Ai. 27 Only the livestock and the spoil of that city Israel took as their plunder, according to the word of the Lord that he vcommanded Joshua. Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan ! 2 Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is near bBeth-aven, east of Bethel, and said to them, “Go up and spy out the land.” And the men went up and spied out Ai. 23 But the king of Ai they took alive, and brought him near to Joshua. Then all the congregation murmured against the leaders. 10 vand all that he did to the two kings of the Amorites who were beyond the Jordan, to Sihon the king of Heshbon, and to Og king of Bashan, who lived in wAshtaroth. 7 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for aAchan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. Why have you fallen on your face? And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan! And the anger of the Lord burned against the people of Israel. 27 ySo the Lord was with Joshua, and zhis fame was in all the land. 5 with worn-out, patched sandals on their feet, and worn-out clothes. Would that we had been content to … 11 Israel has sinned; they have (J)transgressed my covenant that I commanded them; they have taken some of the (K)devoted things; they have stolen and lied and put them among their own belongings. 32 And there, in the presence of the people of Israel, he wrote on bthe stones a copy of the law of Moses, which he had written. 7 So it was xtheir children, whom he raised up in their place, that Joshua circumcised. 2 Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is near (B)Beth-aven, east of Bethel, and said to them, “Go up and spy out the land.” And the men went up and spied out Ai. 6 Then Joshua (E)tore his clothes and (F)fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lord until the evening, he and the elders of Israel. I will tell thee the mystery of the woman, and of the beast that carrieth her, which hath the seven heads and ten horns. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. 1 After the death of Moses the a servant of the Lord, the Lord said to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' b assistant, 2 "Moses my servant is dead. Joshua 7 Israel Defeated at Ai 1 But the people of Israel broke faith in regard to the devoted things, for Achan the son of Carmi, son of Zabdi, son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took some of the devoted things. But the children of Israel committed a trespass regarding the accursed things, for Achan the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed things; so the anger of the LORD burned against the children of Israel. 16 So all the people who were in the city were called together to pursue them, and as they pursued Joshua they rwere drawn away from the city. The fighting men arose to go up to the ( Z ) Valley of Achor. [ D ] Z! 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