Joshua and Israel are given several more victories as God continues to fulfill His Word.
Find out what happened behind the scenes when Israel had their first military defeat and why a stoning occurred afterwards.
Today the entire nation enters the Promised Land with the first military victory, as promised by the Lord.
The walls of Jericho come tumbling down!
We end Deuteronomy with the death of Moses, and the book of Joshua begins with the first move into the Promised Land.
God sees the future of Israel, and it is a mixed report.
The exhortation to follow God’s law continues as the people are prepared to go into the land God promised their ancestors.
God gives promises of great blessings if they follow His Word, but also of curses if they do not.
One of the things God teaches us in this section of Scripture is thankfulness.
Another demonstration of the comprehensive nature of God’s law.
Among other things today, we see some of the foundations for the justice system used in the United States.
Obviously, we don’t use all of the Levitical law in the U.S., and the reasons for that are not in the purview of this podcast.
God continues preparing the people for entry into the promised land.