Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"'Surely anything which a man permanently dedicates to the Lord from all that belongs to him, whether from people, animals, or his landed property, must be neither sold nor redeemed; anything permanently dedicated is most holy to the Lord.
The leaders then added, "Let them live." So they became woodcutters and water carriers for the whole community, as the leaders had decided.
But they said to Joshua, "We are willing to be your subjects." So Joshua said to them, "Who are you and where do you come from?"