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Who is Joshua? What did he do? How old was he when he died?
Joshua took over as the leader of the Israelites. He was the leader of the Israelites. He was the leader that led them into the Promise Land. He was 110 years old when he died.
What is a ban?
It is the total destruction of a city.
What were the items the Israelites could not destroy and what did they do with them?
Precious metals - they were put in the treasury of the Lord
Know the story of Rahab and the spies.
Rahab was a prostitute in Canaan. In exchange for her family's safety, Rahab agreed to protect the spies and help them escape. A scarlet ribbon was placed at Rahab window so the Israelites passed-by her home and spared her family. Later, Rahab married an Israelite and became a woman of faith.
What actions did the Israelites do to overtake Jericho? What are the details of their marches each of the days?
For 6 days, they made one revolution (circle) around the city of Jericho carrying the Ark and ram's horns. Troops marched in front of the Ark with 7 priests blowing horns. They returned to camp each day.
On the 7th day, they again marched around the city. This time, they circled seven times, blew their horns and all the people shouted. The wall collapsed and Israel attacked.
What happened at Jericho that caused God to withdraw his support of Israel during their attack on Ai? What was the name of the individual who sinned?
Achan disobeyed God and broke the ban.
How many Israelites died during their first attack?
What did Joshua do to the King of Ai?
He had him hung on a tree.
What group tricked Joshua into an alliance with them?
What did God use to kill the Amorites? What happened to the Sun on the day of the great battle?
He threw stones on them, hail, the sun went up and stayed for 3 days
On what does the success of Israel's future depend?
The success of Israel's future on serving/obeying God and not turning away from him (commanded them to not intermarry).