Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He cast out the heathen also before them, and divided them an inheritance by line, and made the tribes of Israel to dwell in their tents.
You drove out the nations with your hand, but you planted them. You afflicted the peoples, but you spread them abroad.
He gave them the lands of the nations. They took the labor of the peoples in possession,
who struck many nations, and killed mighty kings,
And killed mighty kings; for his loving kindness endures forever:
Moreover you gave them kingdoms and peoples, which you allotted according to their portions. So they possessed the land of Sihon, even the land of the king of Heshbon, and the land of Og king of Bashan.
You shall inherit the land by lot according to your families; to the more you shall give the more inheritance, and to the fewer you shall give the less inheritance: wherever the lot falls to any man, that shall be his. You shall inherit according to the tribes of your fathers.
Now therefore divide this land for an inheritance to the nine tribes and the half-tribe of Manasseh."
These are the inheritances, which Eleazar the priest, Joshua the son of Nun, and the heads of the fathers' houses of the tribes of the children of Israel, distributed for inheritance by lot in Shiloh before Yahweh, at the door of the Tent of Meeting. So they made an end of dividing the land.
It shall be, when Yahweh your God shall bring you into the land which he swore to your fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give you, great and goodly cities, which you didn't build,
And gave their land as an inheritance; for his loving kindness endures forever;