Joshua 19:50

“According to the word of the Lord, they gaue him the citie which he asked, euen Timnath-Serah in mount Ephraim: and he built the citie, and dwelt therein.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

According to the word of the LORD they gave him the city which he asked, [even] Timnathserah in mount Ephraim: and he built the city, and dwelt therein.
- King James Version

In accordance with the command of the LORD they gave him the city for which he asked, Timnath-serah in the hill country of Ephraim. So he built the city and settled in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

according to the commandment of Jehovah they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnath-serah in the hill-country of Ephraim; and he built the city, and dwelt therein.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By the orders of the Lord they gave him the town for which he made request, Timnath-serah in the hill-country of Ephraim: there, after building the town, he made his living-place.
- Basic English Bible

According to the word of Jehovah they gave him the city that he asked, Timnath-serah in the hill-country of Ephraim; and he built the city, and dwelt in it.
- Darby Bible

According to the word of the LORD they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnath-serah in mount Ephraim: and he built the city, and dwelt in it.
- Webster's Bible

According to the commandment of Yahweh, they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnathserah in the hill country of Ephraim; and he built the city, and lived there.
- World English Bible

by the command of Jehovah they have given to him the city which he asked, Timnath-Serah, in the hill-country of Ephraim, and he buildeth the city and dwelleth in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

according to the commandment of the LORD they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnath-serah in the hill-country of Ephraim; and he built the city, and dwelt therein.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 19:50


19:50 The word of The Lord - As God had promised, or commanded; either formerly, or at this time by Eleazar. He built - That is, repaired and enlarged it, in which sense Nebuchadnezzar is said to have built Babylon, #Dan 4:30|.


Discussion for Joshua 19

  • April
    Shalome,All,just wanted to share that I was thinking,they were so blessed to have our father give them pieces of land and make it just theirs,i know they promised it to their forefathers but,still,God made this place and the fact he's willing to give such a gift,imagen God chose you to have something HE created,such a Blessing,he didn't have to promise nothing but he's a man of his words,GODBLESSU

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