Bible study 210 – Joshua 24

Joshua quickly summarizes the history of the Israelites: Abraham travelling from north of the Euphrates to Canaan, Jacob travelling to Egypt, Moses and Aaron destroying Egypt and fleeing through the desert, the Israelites conquering Transjordan, and the more recent conquest of Canaan.

He makes very well sure that everyone will worship only God and not other gods, before he sends everyone away to their new lands. Joshua then dies, quickly followed by his high priest Eleazar (Aaron’s son). And with the death of Joshua, ends the book of Joshua.

Joshua 24:29
After these things Joshua son of Nun, the servant of the Lord, died, being one hundred ten years old.

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