Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Now Joshua was old and stricken in years; and the LORD said unto him, Thou art old and stricken in years, and there remaineth yet very much land to be possessed.

To be possessed

Bible References


Joshua 14:10
And now, as you see, the Lord has kept me safe these forty-five years, from the time when the Lord said this to Moses, while Israel was wandering in the waste land: and now I am eighty-five years old.
Joshua 23:1
Now after a long time, when the Lord had given Israel rest from wars on every side, and Joshua was old and full of years,
Joshua 24:29
Now after these things, the death of Joshua, the son of Nun, the servant of the Lord, took place, he being then a hundred and ten years old.
Genesis 18:11
Now Abraham and Sarah were very old, and Sarah was past the time for giving birth.
1 Kings 1:1
Now King David was old and far on in years; and though they put covers over him, his body was cold.
Luke 1:7
And they were without children, because Elisabeth had never given birth, and they were at that time very old.

To be possessed

Deuteronomy 31:3
The Lord your God, he will go over before you; he will send destruction on all those nations, and you will take their land as your heritage: and Joshua will go over at your head as the Lord has said.

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