King James Version
For the LORD hath driven out from before you great nations and strong: but as for you, no man hath been able to stand before you unto this day.
Darby Bible Translation
For Jehovah hath dispossessed from before you great and strong nations; and as to you, no man hath been able to stand before you unto this day.
World English Bible
"For Yahweh has driven great and strong nations out from before you. But as for you, no man has stood before you to this day.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah is dispossessing from before you nations great and mighty; as for you, none hath stood in your presence till this day;
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For the LORD...: or, Then the LORD will drive
For the LORD hath driven out from before you great nations and strong: but as for you, no man hath been able to stand before you unto this day.Joshua 23:9 Parallel Commentaries
Some have the idea that this blessing of the Fullness is only for a favored few, for such as have some special work to do for God, but not for ordinary folk, "for auld wives and wabsters" in their homespun. Surely this is one of the devil's champion lies! Alas! alas! that it has found such credence! The Infilling is what makes this promise true, "He that is feeble among them at that day shall be as David; and the house of David shall be as God" (Zech. xii. 8), so that "one man of you shall chase …
John MacNeil—The Spirit-Filled Life
Which also our fathers that came after brought in with Jesus into the possession of the Gentiles, whom God drave out before the face of our fathers, unto the days of David;
For mine Angel shall go before thee, and bring thee in unto the Amorites, and the Hittites, and the Perizzites, and the Canaanites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites: and I will cut them off.
By little and little I will drive them out from before thee, until thou be increased, and inherit the land.
And he shall deliver their kings into thine hand, and thou shalt destroy their name from under heaven: there shall no man be able to stand before thee, until thou have destroyed them.
But cleave unto the LORD your God, as ye have done unto this day.
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