Joshua 6:11

“So the ark of the LORD compassed the city, going about it once: and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Joshua 6:11

So the Arke of the Lord compassed the citie, going about it once: and they came into the campe, and lodged in the campe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So he had the ark of the LORD taken around the city, circling {it} once; then they came into the camp and spent the night in the camp.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So he caused the ark of Jehovah to compass the city, going about it once: and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So he made the ark of the Lord go all round the town once: then they went back to the tents for the night.
- Basic English Bible

And the ark of Jehovah went round the city, encompassing [it] once; and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
- Darby Bible

So the ark of the LORD compassed the city, going about it once: and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
- Webster's Bible

So he caused the ark of Yahweh to go around the city, going about it once. Then they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
- World English Bible

And the ark of Jehovah doth compass the city, going round once, and they come into the camp, and lodge in the camp.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So he caused the ark of the LORD to compass the city, going about it once; and they came into the camp, and lodged in the camp.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Joshua 6:11

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 6:11


6:9 The rereward - Which being opposed to the armed men, may seem to note the unarmed people, who were desirous to be spectators of this wonderful work.

6:10 Ye shall not shout - Because shouting before the time appointed, would be ineffectual, and so might give them some discouragement, and their enemies matter of insulting.


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