12 Now therefore take you twelve men out of the tribes of Israel, out of every tribe a man.

13 And it shall come to pass, as soon as the soles of the feet of the priests that bear the ark of the Lord, the Lord of all the earth, shall rest in the waters of Jordan, that the waters of Jordan shall be cut off from the waters that come down from above; and they shall stand upon an heap.

14 And it came to pass, when the people removed from their tents, to pass over Jordan, and the priests bearing the ark of the covenant before the people;

15 And as they that bare the ark were come unto Jordan, and the feet of the priests that bare the ark were dipped in the brim of the water, (for Jordan overfloweth all his banks all the time of harvest,)

16 That the waters which came down from above stood and rose up upon an heap very far from the city Adam, that is beside Zaretan: and those that came down toward the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, failed, and were cut off: and the people passed over right against Jericho.

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

KJV Chronological Life Application Study Bible, Hardcover
KJV Chronological Life Application Study Bible, Hardcover
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $39.49
Save: $20.50 (34%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
KJV Foundation Study Bible, hardcover
KJV Foundation Study Bible, hardcover
Retail: $19.99
Our Price: $13.99
Save: $6.00 (30%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Cloth over Board, Purple
KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Cloth over Board, Purple
Retail: $17.99
Our Price: $11.99
Save: $6.00 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Imitation Leather, Burgundy
KJV, Thinline Bible, Compact, Imitation Leather, Burgundy
Retail: $17.99
Our Price: $12.49
Save: $5.50 (31%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors