Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Take you twelve men out of the people, out of every tribe a man,

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Bible References

Twelve men

Joshua 3:12
Now then, take for yourselves twelve men from the tribes of Israel, one man for each tribe.
Numbers 1:4
With you, moreover, there shall be a man of each tribe, each one head of his father’s household.
Numbers 13:2
Send out for yourself men so that they may spy out the land of Canaan, which I am going to give to the sons of Israel; you shall send a man from each of their fathers’ tribes, every one a leader among them.”
Numbers 34:18
You shall take one leader of every tribe to apportion the land for inheritance.
Deuteronomy 1:23
The thing pleased me and I took twelve of your men, one man for each tribe.
1 Kings 18:31
Elijah took twelve stones according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob, to whom the word of the Lord had come, saying, “Israel shall be your name.”
Matthew 10:1
Jesus summoned His twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal every kind of disease and every kind of sickness.

General references

Joshua 3:12
Now then, take for yourselves twelve men from the tribes of Israel, one man for each tribe.