So the Israelites set out and on the third day arrived at their cities--Gibeon, Chephirah, Beeroth, and Kiriath-jearim.
Cross ReferencesJoshua 9:3
But the people of Gibeon, having heard what Joshua had done to Jericho and Ai,
"Your servants have come from a very distant land," they replied, "because of the fame of the LORD your God. For we have heard the reports of Him and all that He did in Egypt,
Three days after they had made the treaty with the Gibeonites, the Israelites learned that they were neighbors, living among them.
But the Israelites did not attack them, because the leaders of the congregation had sworn an oath to them by the LORD, the God of Israel. And the whole congregation grumbled against the leaders.
From the hilltop the border curved to the spring of the Waters of Nephtoah, proceeded to the cities of Mount Ephron, and then bent around toward Baalah (that is, Kiriath-jearim).
Kiriath-baal (that is, Kiriath-jearim), and Rabbah--two cities, along with their villages.
On the west side the border curved southward from the hill facing Beth-horon on the south and came out at Kiriath-baal (that is, Kiriath-jearim), a city of the sons of Judah. This was the western side.
On the south side the border began at the outskirts of Kiriath-jearim and extended westward to the spring at the Waters of Nephtoah.
Gibeon, Ramah, Beeroth,
They went up and camped at Kiriath-jearim in Judah. That is why the place west of Kiriath-jearim is called Mahaneh-dan to this day.
1 Samuel 6:21
So they sent messengers to the people of Kiriath-jearim, saying, "The Philistines have returned the ark of the LORD. Come down and take it up with you."
2 Samuel 4:2
Saul's son had two men who were leaders of raiding parties: One was named Baanah and the other Rechab; they were the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite of the tribe of Benjamin (Beeroth is also considered part of Benjamin,
1 Chronicles 2:50
These were the descendants of Caleb. The sons of Hur the firstborn of Ephrathah: Shobal the father of Kiriath-jearim,
1 Chronicles 2:52
These were the descendants of Shobal the father of Kiriath-jearim: Haroeh, half the Manahathites,
1 Chronicles 2:53
and the clans of Kiriath-jearim--the Ithrites, Puthites, Shumathites, and Mishraites. From these descended the Zorathites and Eshtaolites.
1 Chronicles 13:5
So David assembled all the Israelites, from the River Shihor in Egypt to Lebo-hamath, to bring the ark of God from Kiriath-jearim.
1 Chronicles 13:6
David and all Israel went up to Baalah of Judah (that is, Kiriath-jearim) to bring up from there the ark of God the LORD, who is enthroned between the cherubim--the ark that is called by the Name.
2 Chronicles 1:4
Now David had brought the ark of God from Kiriath-jearim to the place he had prepared for it, because he had pitched a tent for it in Jerusalem.
the men of Kiriath-jearim, Chephirah, and Beeroth, 743;
Now there was another man prophesying in the name of the LORD, Uriah son of Shemaiah from Kiriath-jearim. He prophesied against this city and against this land in words like all those of Jeremiah.
Chapter Outline1. The kings combine against Israel
3. The Gibeonites by craft obtain a league
22. They are condemned to perpetual bondage
Jump to PreviousBeeroth Chephirah Chephi'rah Children Cities Israel Israelites Jearim Journey Journeyed Kiriath Kiriath-Jearim Kir'iath-Je'arim Kirjathjearim Kirjath-Jearim Reached Third Traveled
Jump to NextBeeroth Chephirah Chephi'rah Children Cities Israel Israelites Jearim Journey Journeyed Kiriath Kiriath-Jearim Kir'iath-Je'arim Kirjathjearim Kirjath-Jearim Reached Third Traveled
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Chronicles 21:29
2 Chronicles 1:3
Joshua 15:9, 60
1 Samuel 7:1
1 Chronicles 13:5, 6
2 Chronicles 1:4
LinksJoshua 9:17 NIV
Joshua 9:17 NLT
Joshua 9:17 ESV
Joshua 9:17 NASB
Joshua 9:17 KJV
Joshua 9:17 Bible Apps
Joshua 9:17 Parallel
Joshua 9:17 Biblia Paralela
Joshua 9:17 Chinese Bible
Joshua 9:17 French Bible
Joshua 9:17 German Bible
Joshua 9:17 Commentaries