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The Kings Conquered by Moses

1Now these are the kings of the land, whom the Israelites defeated, whose land they occupied beyond the Jordan toward the east, from the Wadi Arnon to Mount Hermon, with all the Arabah eastward: 2King Sihon of the Amorites who lived at Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is on the edge of the Wadi Arnon, and from the middle of the valley as far as the river Jabbok, the boundary of the Ammonites, that is, half of Gilead, 3and the Arabah to the Sea of Chinneroth eastward, and in the direction of Beth-jeshimoth, to the sea of the Arabah, the Dead Sea, southward to the foot of the slopes of Pisgah; 4and King Og of Bashan, one of the last of the Rephaim, who lived at Ashtaroth and at Edrei 5and ruled over Mount Hermon and Salecah and all Bashan to the boundary of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and over half of Gilead to the boundary of King Sihon of Heshbon. 6Moses, the servant of the Lord, and the Israelites defeated them; and Moses the servant of the Lord gave their land for a possession to the Reubenites and the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh.

The Kings Conquered by Joshua

7The following are the kings of the land whom Joshua and the Israelites defeated on the west side of the Jordan, from Baal-gad in the valley of Lebanon to Mount Halak, that rises toward Seir (and Joshua gave their land to the tribes of Israel as a possession according to their allotments, 8in the hill country, in the lowland, in the Arabah, in the slopes, in the wilderness, and in the Negeb, the land of the Hittites, Amorites, Canaanites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites):

  • 9the king of Jericho   one
  • the king of Ai, which is next to Bethel   one
  • 10the king of Jerusalem   one
  • the king of Hebron   one
  • 11the king of Jarmuth   one
  • the king of Lachish   one
  • 12the king of Eglon   one
  • the king of Gezer   one
  • 13the king of Debir   one
  • the king of Geder   one
  • 14the king of Hormah   one
  • the king of Arad   one
  • 15the king of Libnah   one
  • the king of Adullam   one
  • 16the king of Makkedah   one
  • the king of Bethel   one
  • 17the king of Tappuah   one
  • the king of Hepher   one
  • 18the king of Aphek   one
  • the king of Lasharon   one
  • 19the king of Madon   one
  • the king of Hazor   one
  • 20the king of Shimron-meron   one
  • the king of Achshaph   one
  • 21the king of Taanach   one
  • the king of Megiddo   one
  • 22the king of Kedesh   one
  • the king of Jokneam in Carmel   one
  • 23the king of Dor in Naphath-dor   one
  • the king of Goiim in Galilee,   one
  • 24the king of Tirzah   one

thirty-one kings in all.

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