Treasury of Scripture
This then was the lot of the tribe of the children of Judah by their families; even to the border of Edom the wilderness of Zin southward was the uttermost part of the south coast.
This then was the lot The geography of the sacred writings presents many difficulties, occasioned by the changes which Canaan has undergone, especially for the last
2000 years. Many of the ancient towns and villages have had their names so totally changed that their former appellations are no longer discernible; several lie buried under their own ruins, and others have been so long destroyed that not a vestige of them remains. On these accounts it is very difficult to ascertain the precise situation of many places mentioned in these chapters; but this cannot in any measure affect the truth of the narrative.
Joshua 14:2 By lot was their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe.
Numbers 26:55,56 Notwithstanding the land shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit...
even to the
Numbers 33:36,37 And they removed from Eziongaber, and pitched in the wilderness of Zin, which is Kadesh...
Numbers 34:3-5 Then your south quarter shall be from the wilderness of Zin along by the coast of Edom...
Ezekiel 47:19 And the south side southward, from Tamar even to the waters of strife in Kadesh, the river to the great sea...
Strong's Concordance[This] then was the lot of the tribe of the children of Judah by their families; [even] to the border of Edom the wilderness of Zin southward [was] the uttermost part of the south coast.
Topical BibleBorder Boundary Clan Coast Desert Edge Edom Extended Extreme Extremity Families Farthest Judah Lot Marked Point Reached Sons South Southward Territory Tribe Uttermost Waste Wilderness Zin
Joshua Chapter 15 Verse 1
Alphabetical: according allotment at border by clan Desert down Edom extended extreme families for in Judah lot Now of reached sons south southward territory The their to tribe wilderness Zin
OT History: Joshua 15:1 The lot for the tribe (Josh. Jos)