Numbers 27:18
Good News Translation
The LORD said to Moses, "Take Joshua son of Nun, a capable man, and place your hands on his head.

New Revised Standard Version
So the LORD said to Moses, “Take Joshua son of Nun, a man in whom is the spirit, and lay your hand upon him;

Contemporary English Version
The LORD answered, "Joshua son of Nun can do the job. Place your hands on him to show that he is the one to take your place.

New American Bible
And the LORD replied to Moses: Take Joshua, son of Nun, a man of spirit, and lay your hand upon him.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the Lord said to him: take Josue the son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, and put thy hand upon him.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the Lord said to him: take Josue the son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, and put thy hand upon him.

give him

Deuteronomy 31:7 And Moses called Josue, and said to him before all Israel: Take courage, and be valiant: for thou shalt bring this people into the land which the Lord swore he would give to their fathers, and thou shalt divide it by lot.

Luke 9:1-5 Then calling together the twelve apostles, he gave them power and authority over all devils and to cure diseases. . . .

Luke 10:2-11 And he said to them: The harvest indeed is great, but the labourers are few. Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest that he send labourers into his harvest. . . .

Acts 20:28-31 Take heed to yourselves and to the whole flock, wherein the Holy Ghost hath placed you bishops, to rule the Church of God which he hath purchased with his own blood. . . .

Colossians 4:17 And say to Archippus: Take heed to the ministry which thou hast received in the Lord, that thou fulfil it.

1 Timothy 5:21 I charge thee, before God and Christ Jesus and the elect angels, that thou observe these things without prejudice, doing nothing by declining to either side.

1 Timothy 6:13-17 I charge thee before God who quickeneth all things, and before Christ Jesus who gave testimony under Pontius Pilate, a good confession: . . .

2 Timothy 4:1-5 I charge thee, before God and Jesus Christ, who shall judge the living and the dead, by his coming and his kingdom: . . .

Joshua to Succeed Moses
18And the Lord said to him: take Josue the son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, and put thy hand upon him.19And he shall stand before Eleazar the priest and all the multitude:…
Cross References
Acts 6:6
These they set before the apostles: and they praying, imposed hands upon them.

Numbers 11:25
And the Lord came down in a cloud, and spoke to him, taking away of the spirit that was in Moses, and giving to the seventy men. And when the spirit had rested on them they prophesied, nor did they cease afterwards.

Numbers 27:23
And laying his hands on his head, he repeated all things that the Lord had commanded.

Deuteronomy 1:37
Neither is his indignation against the people to be wondered at, since the Lord was angry with me also on your account, and said: Neither shalt thou go in thither.

Deuteronomy 3:28
Command Josue, and encourage and strengthen him: for he shall go before this people, and shall divide unto them the land which thou shalt see.

Deuteronomy 31:3
The Lord thy God then will pass over before thee: he will destroy all these nations in thy sight, and thou shalt possess them: and this Josue shall go over before thee, as the Lord hath spoken.

Deuteronomy 34:9
And Josue the son of Nun was filled with the spirit of wisdom, because Moses had laid his hands upon him. And the children of Israel obeyed him, and did as the Lord commanded Moses.

1 Samuel 16:13
Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren: and the Spirit of the Lord came upon David from that day forward: and Samuel rose up, and went to Ramatha.

Numbers 27:17
Top of Page
Top of Page