So the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh left the Israelites at Shiloh in the land of Canaan to return to their own land of Gilead, which they had acquired according to the command of the LORD through Moses.
Cross ReferencesNumbers 32:1
Now the Reubenites and Gadites, who had very large herds and flocks, surveyed the lands of Jazer and Gilead, and they saw that the region was suitable for livestock.
Our children, our wives, our livestock, and all our animals will remain here in the cities of Gilead.
And when they came to Geliloth near the Jordan in the land of Canaan, the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh built an imposing altar there by the Jordan.
Gilead remained beyond the Jordan. Dan, why did you linger by the ships? Asher stayed at the coast and remained in his harbors.
2 Samuel 2:9
and made him king over Gilead, Asher, Jezreel, Ephraim, Benjamin--over all Israel.
1 Chronicles 5:9
They also settled in the east as far as the edge of the desert that extends to the Euphrates River, because their herds had increased in the land of Gilead.
Chapter Outline1. The two tribes and a half with a blessing are sent home,
10. They build the altar of testimony in their journey
11. The Israelites are offended thereat
21. They vindicate their conduct, and give them good satisfaction
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the country of Gilead
Joshua 13:11, 25, 31
Numbers 32:1, 26, 29, 39, 40
Deuteronomy 3:15, 16
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