Joshua

1:1 – 1:18 God encourages Joshua; the people support him as leader
2:1 – 2:24 Spies sent to Jericho; Rehab protects spies
3:1 – 5:1 Israel crosses Jordan river; Memorial erected; Nations fear Israel
5:2 – 5:12 Circumcision for new generation; Passover Kept
5:13 – 6:27 The fall of Jericho; Rehabs family preserved
7:1 – 7:26 Achan’s sin and Israel defeat by Ai; Sin removed
8:1 – 8:29 The destruction of Ai
8:30 – 8:35 Altar built in Ebal; All the words of Moses read to all Israel
9:1 – 9:27 Gibeon tricks Joshua and Israel to preserve their existence
10:1 – 10:27 5 Amorite kings make was with Gibeon / Israel defends and conquers; Sun & Moon Stand Still
10:28 – 10:43 Israel’s conquest of the south
11:1 – 11:23 Israel’s conquest of the north
12:1 – 12:24 Recap of all kings defeated so far
13:1 – 13:7 Land yet to be conquered
13:8 – 13:33 Recap of land already divided East of Jordan (Gad, Reuben and ½ of Manasseh)
14:1 – 19:51 Recap of land divided West of Jordan (Caleb receives Hebron; Joshua receives Timnath-Serah)
20:1 – 20:10 Establishments of Cities of Refuge
21:1 – 21:45 Levites given towns to live in
22:1 – 22:9 Eastern Tribes return to their homes
22:10 – 22:34 Eastern Tribes build duplicate of the temple’s altar as a memorial
23:1 – 23:16 Joshua’s last address to Israel
24:1 – 24:28 Israel renews covenant with the Lord – destroys all idols among them.
24:29 – 24:33 Eleazar, Joseph and Joshua buried in the promised land