Joshua 24:25

“So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So Ioshua made a couenant with the people that day, and set them a Statute, & an Ordinance in Shechem.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and made for them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Joshua made an agreement with the people that day, and gave them a rule and a law in Shechem.
- Basic English Bible

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- Darby Bible

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- Webster's Bible

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and made for them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- World English Bible

And Joshua maketh a covenant with the people on that day, and layeth on it a statute and an ordinance, in Shechem.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 24:25


24:25 A statute - He set or established that covenant with them, that is, the people, for a statute or an ordinance, to bind themselves and their posterity unto God for ever.


Discussion for Joshua 24:25

  • Rita palmer for verse 25
    Is Shechem/aka Shekhem Ancient Palestine? Is this one of the covenants of Mosaic, Abraham, Palestine?

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