1 Now Joshua a was old, advanced in years. And the LORD said to him: "You are old, advanced in years, and there remains very much land yet to be possessed. 2 b "This is the land that yet remains: c all the territory of the Philistines and all d that of the Geshurites, 3 e "from Sihor, which is east of Egypt, as far as the border of Ekron northward (which is counted as Canaanite); the f five lords of the Philistines - the Gazites, the Ashdodites, the Ashkelonites, the Gittites, and the Ekronites; also g the Avites; 4 "from the south, all the land of the Canaanites, and Mearah that belongs to the Sidonians h as far as Aphek, to the border of i the Amorites; 5 "the land of j the 1 Gebalites, and all Lebanon, toward the sunrise, k from Baal Gad below Mount Hermon as far as the entrance to Hamath; 6 "all the inhabitants of the mountains from Lebanon as far as l the 2 Brook Misrephoth, and all the Sidonians - them m I will drive out from before the children of Israel; only n divide 3 it by lot to Israel as an inheritance, as I have commanded you. 7 "Now therefore, divide this land as an inheritance to the nine tribes and half the tribe of Manasseh."New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.