Commentary on Joshua

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  • English
ACU Press , [Abilene]
Bible. O.T. Joshua -- Commenta
Other titlesJoshua.
Statementby James Burton Coffman.
SeriesCommentaries, [Historical Books] / James Burton Coffman ;, vol. 1
LC ClassificationsBS1295.3 .C63 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 292 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2067315M
ISBN 100915547783
LC Control Number88071026

Read Joshua commentary using Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete). Study the bible online using commentary on Joshua and more. 29 rows  Commentary on the Book of Joshua by Matthew Henry.

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Joshua 1. The Lord appoints Joshua to succeed Moses. God promises to assist Joshua. Preparation to pass over Jordan.

The people promise to obey Joshua. Joshua 2. Rahab receives and hides two Israelites. Rahab and the spies. The return of the spies. Joshua 3. The Israelites come to Jordan. Joshua was sensible how far he came short of Moses in wisdom and grace; But what Moses did was done by virtue of the presence of God with him, and, though Joshua had not always the same presence of mind that Moses had, yet, if he had always the same presence of God, he would do well enough.

Joshua himself most likely wrote the historical record on which the book of Joshua is based (see ). However, it is possible Commentary on Joshua book some later inspired writer edited the account and added some material by inspiration of the Holy Spirit. Horne (see bibliography) discusses the possibilities at.

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Joshua Commentary, Sermon, Illustration, Devotional Charles R. Swindoll. It celebrates God as general, defender, and king. It shows the geographical boundaries given to The Land. The entrance of the Children of Israel into the Land of Canaan is full of teaching for the Christian.

It is a land. Book of Joshua Commentary: So after our whirlwind of a lesson last week through Deuteronomy we’ll do another kind of overview lesson.

This time we’ll get a broad birds-eye view of the book of Joshua. We’ll start in chapter 1. Now, I might change my mind after we study through the whole book. Joshua Overview, One of over Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible.

The best Joshua commentaries are listed below. Commentary on Joshua book commentaries listed first are those that have received the best reviews.

You will also find options for commentaries on Joshua that help pastors, teachers, and readers with application of the Bible, commentaries that approach the Scripture verse-by-verse, classic Christian commentaries, and much more. Bible study notes and commentary on the Old Testament books of Joshua and Ruth.

Emphasizes understanding the text with practical applications. Intended to be Commentary on Joshua book to all Christians, including teachers and preachers, while avoiding an emphasis on technical issues.5/5(1). The Pulpit Commentary presents a rather extensive comparison between Joshua and Jesus, stating: “If we look on Joshua as the ‘minister of Moses,’ he is even in that a type of Christ, ‘the minister of the cir-cumcision for the truth of God.’ If we look on him as the successor of Moses, in File Size: 1MB.

Reviewed in the United States on Septem "The Book of Joshua," by M.H. Woudstra, is a good introductory commentary to the sixth book of the Bible. Although it probably won't satisfy the serious OT scholar, it is more than adequate as an introduction to the text and an overview of the by: David M.

Howard, New American Commentary (NAC), B&H,pp. The book of Joshua forms the logical end point for much of the Pentateuch.

It shows how Israel came to possess the land God had promised centuries before to Abraham, and how God was faithful to his promises. Joshua Summary. The Book of Joshua is the sixth of the Old Testament. It has 24 chapters; these chapters tell of the entry into Canaan, how Joshua conquered it, lead the people in Canaan, and how the people served God.

These events take place after the Israelites left Egypt. The book itself is. The Tyndale commentary on Joshua is particularly good. Like Davis' commentary, this one is also written at an intermediate level and is accessible to all readers. [ Full Review ]/5(10). David Guzik Bible commentary on Joshua 1, where God gave Joshua a commission to lead the people of Israel into the Promised Land of Canaan.

Joshua 1 Commentary, One of over Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible.

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In this volume, John Calvin provides an instructive commentary on the book of Joshua. Regarded as one of the Reformation's best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator.

In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the. Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary Joshua is to make the law of God his rule. He is charged to meditate therein day and night, that he might understand it.

Whatever affairs of this world we have to mind, we must not neglect the one thing needful. Sefer Yehoshua, the Book of Joshua, is the first book of the the people of Israel had many prophets, almost none of their writings are recorded.

The rabbis of the Talmud (Megila 14a) teach that only prophetic messages that would be relevant for later generations were written down and included in the Tanakh, the Hebrew Bible. Joshua was destined to turn that promise into reality.

Where Deuteronomy ends, the book of Joshua begins: The tribes of Israel are still camped on the east side of the Jordan River.

The narrative opens with God’s command to move forward and pass through the river on dry land. The Lord appoints Joshua to succeed Moses. Joshua had attended upon Moses. He who was called to honour, had been long used to business.

Our Lord Jesus took upon him the form of a servant. Joshua was trained up under command. Those are fittest to rule, who have learned to obey. The Book of Joshua Commentary by ROBERT JAMIESON CHAPTER 1 (See "Introduction to the Pentateuch and Historical Books") Jos THE LORD APPOINTS JOSHUA TO SUCCEED MOSES.

after the death of Moses--Joshua, having been already appointed and designated leader of Israel (Num ), in all probability assumed the reins of government immediately"after the death of. Commentary on Joshua by John Calvin. This document has been generated from XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language) source with RenderX XEP Formatter, version Client Academic.

COMMENTARIES. THE BOOK OF JOSHUA Church, evinced by the place which the Book of Joshua has always held in the Sacred Canon, and partly on the strong sanctionFile Size: KB. Joshua and Caleb, who were now about eighty years old, had waited even longer.

According to the promise to the Patriarchs, Jewish anticipation went back some five hundred years. But now, Joshua tells the people, “Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do wonders among you” ().

Commentaries on Joshua ← Return to book list. Collections (Master List of Sermons & Commentaries) Joshua Commentaries. Devotionals. Joshua Devotionals. Joshua Devotionals 2. Resources by Chapter. Joshua 1 Resources. Verse by Verse. Joshua Commentary. Miscellaneous.

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Augustine Questions on Joshua- French St. Jerome Preface on Joshua St. Thomas Aquinas Citations of Joshua. The purpose of the book of Joshua Joshua records the fulfillment of God’s promise to give Israel a land for their possession.

Joshua writes, “ So Jehovah gave unto Israel all the land which he sware to give unto their fathers; and they possessed it, and dwelt therein ” (Josh. In a number of ways, the preparation for invasion and the conflict that lay before Joshua and the people begins in this chapter.

And it is significant that this preparation in chapter one proceeds out of God’s communication. First, God speaks and commissions Joshua () and then calls him to be strong and courageous (). In view of this word from God, Joshua speaks to the people and. Why You Should Study the Book of Joshua,Trent Hunter - Study from the Bible and be encouraged to grow your faith!

Tucked away in the twenty-first chapter of Joshua is an astonishing summary of the Author: Trent Hunter.Go To Joshua Index.

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Title: This is the first of the 12 historical books, and it gained its name from the exploits of Joshua, the under-study whom Moses prayed for and commissioned as a leader in Israel (Num.

). “Joshua” means “Jehovah saves”, or “the Lord is salvation”, and corresponds to the New Testament name “Jesus”.Welcome to Bible Hub's library of commentaries. We have just added many new sources, including The Expositor's Bible Commentary, Bengel's Gnomon, Lange's Commentary, Hastings Great Texts and many more.

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