Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And Joshua set up twelve stones in the midst of Jordan, in the place where the feet of the priests which bare the ark of the covenant stood: and they are there unto this day.

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Set up twelve

Exodus 24:12
And LORD said to Moses, Come up to me onto the mount, and be there, and I will give thee the tablets of stone, and the law and the commandment, which I have written, that thou may teach them.
Exodus 28:21
And the stones shall be according to the names of the sons of Israel, twelve, according to their names, like the engravings of a signet, every one according to his name; they shall be for the twelve tribes.
1 Kings 18:31
And Elijah took twelve stones, according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob to whom the word of LORD came, saying, Israel shall be thy name.
Psalm 111:2
The works of LORD are great, sought out by all those who have pleasure in it.

And they are there

Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shibah. Therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.
Deuteronomy 34:6
And he buried him in the valley in the land of Moab opposite Beth-peor, but no man knows of his sepulcher to this day.
Judges 1:26
And the man went into the land of the Hittites, and built a city, and called the name of it Luz, which is the name of it to this day.
1 Samuel 30:25
And it was so from that day forward, that he made it a statute and an ordinance for Israel to this day.
2 Samuel 4:3
And the Beerothites fled to Gittaim, and have been sojourners there until this day.
2 Chronicles 5:9
And the staves were so long that the ends of the staves were seen from the ark before the oracle, but they were not seen outside. And there it is to this day.
Matthew 27:8
Therefore that field was called the field of blood, to this day.
Matthew 28:15
And having taken the silver pieces, they did as they were instructed. And this saying was spread abroad among the Jews until this day.

General references

Joshua 3:12
Now therefore take for you twelve men out of the tribes of Israel, for every tribe a man.