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
Then the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the mount and wait there, and I will give thee tables of stone and the law and commandments which I have written to teach them.
Exodus 28:21
And those stones shall be in agreement with the names of the sons of Israel, twelve, in agreement with their names; each one in agreement with his name like the engravings of a seal; they shall be according to the twelve tribes.
1 Kings 18:31
And Elijah took twelve stones, according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob, unto whom the word of the LORD came, saying, Israel shall be thy name;
Psalm 111:2
Gimel The works of the LORD are great, Daleth sought out by all those that have pleasure therein.

And they are there

Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shebah, therefore the name of the city is Beersheba unto this day.
Deuteronomy 34:6
And he buried him in a valley in the land of Moab, over against Bethpeor, but no one knows of his sepulchre unto 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 its name unto 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 unto this day.
2 Samuel 4:3
and the Beerothites fled to Gittaim and were sojourners there until this day).
2 Chronicles 5:9
And they drew out the staves so that the ends of the staves of the ark could be seen before the oracle, but they could not be seen from outside. And they were there unto this day.
Matthew 27:8
Therefore that field was called, The field of blood, unto this day.
Matthew 28:15
So they took the money and did as they were taught, and this saying is commonly reported among the Jews until this day.

General references

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