14 August, 2015
Search The Scriptures —Study 4 — Joshua 5 and 6
1. Before the conquest of Jericho come the events described in chapter 5. Note their order. What is their significance (a) for the Jews; (b) for Joshua; (c) for us?
2. 6; 1, 2; cf. Heb. 11:30. What may we learn here concerning the conditions and demands, of conquering enemy strongholds by faith? Have you a faith that preserveres ? Cf. Heb. 3:14; 6:11, 12; 10:35, 36.
Follow the rest of Rahab’s life in 6:22-25 and Mt. 1:5, 6. Salmon may have been one of the spies. What truths does Rahab illustrate concerning God’s ways of dealing with men?