Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Observe thou that which I command thee this day: behold, I drive out before thee the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and the Hittite, and the Perizzite, and the Hivite, and the Jebusite.
“Now, O Israel, listen to the statutes and the judgments which
I am teaching you to perform, so that you may live and go in and take possession of the land which the Lord, the God of your fathers, is giving you.
So you shall observe to do just as the Lord your God has commanded you;
you shall not turn aside to the right or to the left.
O Israel, you should listen and
be careful to do it, that it may be well with you and that you may multiply greatly, just as the Lord, the God of your fathers, has promised you, in a land flowing with milk and honey.
“Be careful to listen to all these words which I command you, so that
it may be well with you and your sons after you forever, for you will be doing what is good and right in the sight of the Lord your God.
Now it shall be, if you diligently obey the Lord your God, being careful to do all His commandments which I command you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth.
teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
He who has My commandments and keeps them is the one who loves Me; and he who loves Me will be loved by My Father, and I will love him and will disclose Myself to him.”
So I have come down
to deliver them from the power of the Egyptians, and to bring them up from that land to a good and spacious land, to a land flowing with milk and honey, to the place of the Canaanite and the Hittite and the Amorite and the Perizzite and the Hivite and the Jebusite.
I will send
an angel before you and I will drive out the Canaanite, the Amorite, the Hittite, the Perizzite, the Hivite and the Jebusite.
On that day the Lord made a covenant with Abram, saying,
To your descendants I have given this land,
the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:
When the Lord your God brings you into the land where you are entering to possess it, and clears away many nations before you, the Hittites and the Girgashites and the Amorites and the Canaanites and the Perizzites and the Hivites and the Jebusites, seven nations greater and stronger than you,
Do not say in your heart when the Lord your God has driven them out before you, ‘Because of my righteousness the Lord has brought me in to possess this land,’ but it is because of the wickedness of these nations that the Lord is dispossessing them before you.
then the Lord will
drive out all these nations from before you, and you will dispossess nations greater and mightier than you.