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But the children of Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing: for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed thing: and the anger of the LORD was kindled against the children of Israel . . .  And they raised over him a great heap of storm unto this day, So the LORD turned from the fierceness of his anger. Wherefore the name of that place was called, The valley of Achor (i.e., trouble) unto this day.  Joshua 7:1, 26 It was a miracle beyond...

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And when Gideon was come, behold, there was a man that told a dream unto his fellow, and said, Behold, I dreamed a dream, and lo, a cake of barley bread tumbled into the host of Midian, and came unto a tent, and smote it that it fell, and overturned it, that the tent lay along.  And his fellow answered and said, This is nothing else save the sword of Gideon the son of Joash, a son of Israel: for into his hand hath God delivered Midian, and all the host. 

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So Gideon, and the hundred men that were with him, came unto the outside of the camp in the beginning of the middle watch; and they had but newly set the watch: and they blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers that were in their hands.  And the three companies blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers, and held the lamps in their left hands, and the trumpets in their right hands to blow withal: and they cried, The sword of the LORD, and of Gideon. 

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And the LORD said unto Joshua, Fear not, neither be thou dismayed: take all the people of war with thee, and arise, go up to Ai: see, I have given into thy hand the king of Ai, and his people, and his city, and his land: Joshua 8:1 Israel had beheld the greatness of the power of their God in the destruction of the great city of Jericho, and they followed it immediately by falling into two grievous errors. The one and most serious was their failure to guard against theft the plunder which was found in Jericho and which...

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And when the inhabitants of Gibeon heard what Joshua had done unto Jericho and to Ai, They did work wilily, and went and made as if they had been ambassadors. . . .  And they went to Joshua unto the camp at Gilgal, and said unto him, and to the men of Israel, We be come from a far country: now therefore make ye a league with us. . . .  And Joshua made peace with them, and made a league with them, and let them live: and the princes of the congregation sware unto them.  Joshua 9:3, 4, 6,...

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So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.  And there was no day like that before it or after it, that the LORD hearkened unto the voice of a man: for the LORD fought for Israel.  Joshua 10:13, 14 Strange and extraordinary was the surrender of the Gibeonites to the children of Israel. It began with an elaborate plan of deception perpetrated by the Gibeonites in the fear which they felt for Israel and the power of Israel’s God. It reflected poorly on the children of Israel in...

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And it came to pass in the first month in the second year, on the first day of the month, that the tabernacle was reared up . . .  Then a cloud covered the test of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.  Exodus 40:17, 34 It was during the first forty-day stay on the mountain that God revealed to Moses the plan for His holy tabernacle. It was a wonderful plan for a beautiful tent constructed of the richest materials through which Israel would be able to worship its God in truth. With the plan...

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So they two went until they came to Bethlehem. And it came to pass, when they were come to Bethlehem, that all the city was moved about them, and they said, Is this Naomi?  And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara: for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.  I went out fill, and the LORD hath brought me home again empty: why then call ye me Naomi, seeing the LORD bath testified against me, and the Almighty hath afflicted me?

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