(A)Be strong and courageous, for you shall give this people possession of the land which I swore to their fathers to give them. Only be strong and very courageous; [a](B)be careful to do according to all the Law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may [b]achieve success wherever you go. (C)This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may [c]be careful to do according to all that is written in it; (D)for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will [d]achieve success.

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  1. Joshua 1:7 Lit to observe
  2. Joshua 1:7 Or have insight
  3. Joshua 1:8 Lit observe
  4. Joshua 1:8 Or have insight