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Who saved the spies in the book of Joshua?
Rahab Saves the Spies and Saves Her Family A Canaanite woman living in Jericho, Rahab is a prostitute who is also a biblical heroine. According to the narrative in Joshua 2, before the conquest of Canaan, Joshua sends two men as spies to see the land. They come to Rahab’s house for lodging, information, and/or sex.
What did Rahab ask of the spies?
Rahab told the spies: I know that the LORD hath given you the land, and that your terror has fallen upon us, and that all the inhabitants of the land faint because of you.
Who were the 2 spies that went to Jericho?
Joshua and Caleb were the two spies who brought back a good report and believed that God would help them succeed. They were the only men from their generation permitted to go into the Promised Land after the time of wandering.
Who were the spies that went into Canaan?
What did the twelve spies bring back from Canaan?
The Grapes of Canaan by James Tissot. Although the spies brought back a cluster of grapes so large that it took two men to carry it (Numbers 13:23), only two of the twelve brought back a good report of the land.
What did the spies report to the children of Israel?
And they brought up an evil report of the land which they had spied out unto the children of Israel, saying, “The land, through which we have gone to spy it out, is a land that eateth up the inhabitants thereof; and all the people that we saw in it are men of great stature.
How did the ten spies die in the Bible?
The ten spies died by plague ( Numbers 14:36-37 ). It would be the next generation who would trust in YHWH and obtain the promised land, and Caleb and Joshua would lead them to victory ( Joshua 1:1-24:33 ).
What did the spies bring back from the land?
They went up and saw the land and its inhabitants; they brought back a cluster of grapes, some pomegranates, and figs ( Numbers 13:21-26 ).