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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Bible References

Set up twelve

Exodus 24:12
Then said Yahweh unto Moses - Come thou up unto me in the mountain and remain thou there, - for I must give thee tables of stone and the law and the commandment, which I have written to direct them.
Exodus 28:21
And the stones shall be after the names of the sons of Israel - twelve, after their names, - as the engravings of a seal-ring everyone after his name, shall they be, for the twelve tribes,
1 Kings 18:31
unto whom the word of Yahweh came, saying - Israel, shall be thy name;
Psalm 111:2
Great are the works of Yahweh, sought out, by all who find pleasure therein.

And they are there

Genesis 26:33
So he called it, Shibah. For this cause, hath the name of the city, been Beer-sheba, unto this day.
Deuteronomy 34:6
and he buried him, in a valley in the land of Moab, over against Beth-peor, - but no man hath known his burying-place, until this day.
Judges 1:26
And the man went into the land of the Hittites, - and built a city, and called the name thereof, Luz, that, is the name thereof, unto this day.
1 Samuel 30:25
And so it came to pass, from that day forward, that he appointed it, for a statute and for a custom unto Israel, until 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 they drew out the staves, and the heads of the staves could be seen out of the ark, in front of the shrine, although they could not be seen on the outside, - and it came to pass that they have remained there - unto this day.
Matthew 27:8
Wherefore, that field hath been called Field of Blood, until this day.
Matthew 28:15
And, they, taking the pieces of silver, did as they were instructed. And this account was spread abroad among the Jews -- until this veryday.

General references

Joshua 3:12
Now, therefore, take you twelve men, out of the tribes of Israel, - one man severally for each tribe;