1

What exactly was the 'Promised land', Jericho or Canaan? Or neither?



      

Exodus 12:25

ESV - 25 And when you come to the land that the Lord will give you, as he has promised, you shall keep this service.

Clarify Share Report Asked 11 days ago Mini Manda T

Community answers are sorted based on votes. The higher the vote, the further up an answer is.

0
Mini Tim Maas Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army
According to God's promise to Abram (Abraham), as recorded in Genesis 15:18, and His later words to Joshua, as recorded in Joshua 1:4, the Promised Land in its entirety consisted (from west to east) of the land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Euphrates River, and (from south to north) of the land from the Nile River to the southern boundary of Lebanon. This would encompass not only the modern-day state of Israel, but also all of the land of the Palestinians, as well as parts of modern-day Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq.

10 days ago 0 responses Vote Up Share Report


Add your Answer

All answers are REVIEWED and MODERATED.
Please ensure your answer MEETS all our guidelines.

What makes a good answer? ▼

A good answer provides new insight and perspective. Here are guidelines to help facilitate a meaningful learning experience for everyone.

  1. Adhere to the eBible Statement of Faith.
  2. Your answer should be complete and stand-alone.
  3. Include supporting arguments, and scripture references if possible. Seek to answer the "why".
  4. Adhere to a proper tone and spirit of love and understanding.
  5. For more info see The Complete Guide to eBible
Header
  1. 4000 characters remaining