New International Version
You yourselves have seen everything the LORD your God has done to all these nations for your sake; it was the LORD your God who fought for you.
King James Bible
And ye have seen all that the LORD your God hath done unto all these nations because of you; for the LORD your God is he that hath fought for you.
Darby Bible Translation
and ye have seen all that Jehovah your God hath done to all these nations because of you. For Jehovah your God is he that hath fought for you.
World English Bible
You have seen all that Yahweh your God has done to all these nations because of you; for it is Yahweh your God who has fought for you.
Young's Literal Translation
and ye -- ye have seen all that Jehovah your God hath done to all these nations because of you, for Jehovah your God is He who is fighting for you;
Joshua 23:3 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For the Lord your God is he that hath fought for you - There is much both of piety and modesty in this address. It was natural for the Israelites to look on their veteran, worn-out general, who had led them on from conquest to conquest, with profound respect; and to be ready to say, "Had we not had such a commander, we had never got possession of this good land." Joshua corrects this opinion, and shows them that all their enemies had been defeated, because the Lord their God had fought for them. That the battle was the Lord's, and not his; and that God alone should have the glory.
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The LORD will fight for you; you need only to be still."
The LORD your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes,
One of you routs a thousand, because the LORD your God fights for you, just as he promised.
When I brought them into the land I had sworn to give them and they saw any high hill or any leafy tree, there they offered their sacrifices, made offerings that aroused my anger, presented their fragrant incense and poured out their drink offerings.
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