Bible study 203 – Joshua 17

Manasseh already received about half the lands east of the Jordan river, but now the same women who convinced God to give them an inheritance in Numbers, also convinces him that this inheritance should be west of the Jordan. It is not explained how this makes sense at all, but anyway Manasseh ends up with huge territories both east and west of the Jordan.

Joshua 17:10
The land to the south is Ephraim’s and that to the north is Manasseh’s, with the sea forming its boundary; on the north Asher is reached, and on the east Issachar.

Full text.


Micmethath’s location is rather arbitrary, but it should be in that general area.


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