Departure from Horeb

“The Lord our God spoke to us at Horeb: ‘You have stayed at this mountain long enough. Resume your journey and go to the hill country of the Amorites and their neighbors in the Arabah, the hill country, the Judean foothills,[a] the Negev and the sea coast—to the land of the Canaanites and to Lebanon as far as the Euphrates River.[b] See, I have set the land before you. Enter and take possession of the land the Lord swore to give to your fathers(A) Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob and their future descendants.’(B)

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  1. Deuteronomy 1:7 Or the Shephelah
  2. Deuteronomy 1:7 Lit the great river, the river Euphrates

The Lord our God said to us(A) at Horeb,(B) “You have stayed long enough(C) at this mountain. Break camp and advance into the hill country of the Amorites;(D) go to all the neighboring peoples in the Arabah,(E) in the mountains, in the western foothills, in the Negev(F) and along the coast, to the land of the Canaanites(G) and to Lebanon,(H) as far as the great river, the Euphrates.(I) See, I have given you this land(J).(K) Go in and take possession of the land the Lord swore(L) he would give to your fathers—to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob—and to their descendants after them.”

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