Rahab Hides the Spies1And Joshua the son of Nun a sent ▼
▼Or had senttwo men secretly from Shittim as spies, saying, “Go, view the land, especially Jericho.” And they went and came into the house of c a prostitute whose name was d Rahab and lodged there.
Joshua 6:1717And the city and all that is within it shall be e devoted to the Lord for destruction. ▼
▼That is, set apart ( devoted) as an offering to the Lord (for destruction); also verses 18, 21Only Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house shall live, because she g hid the messengers whom we sent.
Joshua 6:2525But Rahab the prostitute and her father’s household and all who belonged to her, Joshua saved alive. And h she has lived in Israel to this day, because she hid the messengers whom Joshua sent to spy out Jericho.
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