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Then all the children of Israel went out, and the congregation was gathered together as one man, from Dan even to Beersheba, with the land of Gilead, unto the LORD in Mizpeh.
chiefs of all the people, even of all the tribes of Israel, took their stand in the assembly of the people of God, 400,000 foot soldiers who drew the sword.
Then the sons of Israel said, “Who is there among all the tribes of Israel who did not come up in the assembly to the Lord?” For
they had taken a great oath concerning him who did not come up to the Lord at Mizpah, saying, “He shall surely be put to death.”
“If you hear in one of your cities, which the Lord your God is giving you to live in, anyone saying that
When the sons of Israel heard of it, the whole congregation of the sons of Israel gathered themselves at
Shiloh to go up against them in war.
Now the sons of Reuben and the sons of Gad had an
exceedingly large number of livestock. So when they saw the land of Jazer and the land of Gilead, that it was indeed a place suitable for livestock,
Now this was the lot for the tribe of
Manasseh, for he was the firstborn of Joseph. To Machir the firstborn of Manasseh, the father of Gilead, were allotted Gilead and Bashan, because he was a man of war.
2 Samuel 2:9
He made him king over
Gilead, over the Ashurites, over Jezreel, over Ephraim, and over Benjamin, even over all Israel.
Now the sons of Israel arose, went up to Bethel, and
inquired of God and said, “Who shall go up first for us to battle against the sons of Benjamin?” Then the Lord said, “Judah shall go up first.”
Then Jephthah went with the elders of Gilead, and the people made him head and chief over them; and Jephthah spoke all his words before the Lord at