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And the men of Gibeon sent unto Joshua to the camp to Gilgal, saying, Slack not thy hand from thy servants; come up to us quickly, and save us, and help us: for all the kings of the Amorites that dwell in the mountains are gathered together against us.
To the camp
And the children of Israel encamped in Gilgal; and they kept the passover on the fourteenth day of the month at even in the plains of Jericho.
And they went to Joshua unto the camp at Gilgal, and said unto him, and to the men of Israel, We are come from a far country: now therefore make ye a covenant with us.
2 Kings 4:24
Then she saddled an ass, and said to her servant, Drive, and go forward; slacken me not the riding, except I bid thee.
And Joshua made peace with them, and made a covenant with them, to let them live: and the princes of the congregation sware unto them.
For Jehovah is our judge, Jehovah is our lawgiver, Jehovah is our king; he will save us.
And they gave them Kiriath-arba, which Arba was the father of Anak (the same is Hebron), in the hill-country of Judah, with the suburbs thereof round about it.
So I took the heads of your tribes, wise men, and known, and made them heads over you, captains of thousands, and captains of hundreds, and captains of fifties, and captains of tens, and officers, according to your tribes.
As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, So Jehovah is round about his people From this time forth and for evermore.
And Mary arose in these days and went into the hill country with haste, into a city of Judah;
Therefore the five kings of the Amorites, the king of Jerusalem, the king of Hebron, the king of Jarmuth, the king of Lachish, the king of Eglon, gathered themselves together, and went up, they and all their hosts, and encamped against Gibeon, and made war against it.