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Q. What further direction did he give?
will do wonders among you. Joshua iii, 5. Q. In what season did they pass over Jordan ? A. In the harvest, when the river overflowed
its banks. Joshua iii, 15. Q. What happened when the priests that bore the ark
touched the brink of the waters? A. The waters which came down from above
stood, and rose up upon an heap. Joshua iii, 16. Q. How did they pass over ? A. On dry ground. Joshua iï, 17.
Q. What was done to commemorate the miraculous passage
of the Jordan ? A. A monument of twelve stones from the
river's bed was erected in Gilgal. Joshua iv. Q. Where did they keep the first Passover in the land of
promise? A. In the plains of Jericho. Joshua v, 10. .
Q. When did the manna cease ?
drawn in his hand. Joshua v, 13.
now come. Joshua v, 14. Q. What did he say to Joshua ? A. Loose thy shoe from off thy foot, for the
place whereon thou standest is holy. Joshua
Q. How did the Lord direct him to attack Jericho?
each day, for six days, and seven times on the seventh day, with the ark of the covenant, and seven priests blowing seven trumpets of
rams' horns. Joshua vi, 3–5. Q. What should then happen? A. When the priests should blow their trum
pets at the seventh time, and all the people shout with a great shout, the walls of the
city should fall down flat. Q. Did Joshua do as he was commanded ? A. He did. Joshua vi, 6–19. Q. What happened ? Ă. When the people heard the sound of the
trumpet, they shouted with a great shout,
and the wall fell down flat. Joshua vi, 20. Q. What did they do to the city and inhabitants ? Ă. Utterly destroyed them. Joshua vi, 21.
Q. Who only were saved ?
upon his face, before the ark of the Lord. Joshua vii, 6.
Q. What did the Lord tell him was the cause of the defeat? A. That Israel had sinned, and taken of the
accursed thing. Joshua vii, 11. Q. Who had disobeyed the Lord, and taken of the spoils of
Q. What had he taken?
of silver, and a wedge of gold. Joshua
vii, 21. Q. What was done with Achan? A. He, and all his family, and cattle, were
stoned and burned. Joshua vii, 25. Q. What was the result of the next attack upon Ai? A. It was taken and burned. Joshua viii, 28.
Qruestion. Where did they set up the 'tabernacle?
two and a half tribes who had their inheritance on the
other side ? A. Ye have kept all that Moses, the servant of
the Lord, commanded you, and have obeyed
my voice. Joshua xxii, 2. Q. What did he permit them now to do? Ă. To return to the land of their possessions.
Joshua xxii, 4. Q. What did he enjoin upon them? A. To give diligent heed to the commandments
of the law, to love the Lord, to cleave unto him with all their heart and soul. Joshua
xxi, 5. Q. What did they build when they returned ? A. A great altar. Joshua xxii, 10.
Q. When the children of Israel heard it, what did they do Ă. They gathered themselves together to go to
war against them. Joshua xxii, 12. Q. For what purpose did they think the altar had been
built ? A. To rebel against the Lord. Joshua xxii, 16. Q. Whom did they first send to remonstrate with them? Ă. Ten princes. Q. What did these tribes answer? 1. That they had not built the altar for sacrifice, but as a witness of their faithfulness to the law of God. Joshua xxii, 21, 27.