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Journeyings of Israel From Egypt to Canaan

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Stations.

Modern names.

Events.

Recorded in.

1. Rameses,

Tel el Kebir (?),

Starting for Canaan,

Numbers 33:3; Numbers 33:5.

2. Succoth or Pithom,

Tel el Maskhuta,

First camping-place,

Exodus 12:37.

3. Etham,

Wady Tumeilat,

Pillar of fire and cloud,

Exodus 13:20.

4. Pi-hahiroth,

Near Ismaileh,

Pursued by Pharaoh,

Exodus 14:29.

5.Red Sea (crossed),

Egyptians drowned,

Exodus 14:21-31.

6. Marah,

Ain Howarah (?),

Bitter water made sweet,

Exodus 15:23.

7. Elim,

Wady Gharandel,

12 wells of water,

Exodus 15:27.

8. By Red Sea (east side),

Near Wady Feiran,

Numbers 33:10.

9. Wilderness of Sin,

el Markha,

Quails and manna,

Exodus 16:1-36.

10. Dophkah,

In Wady Feiran,

Numbers 33:12.

11. Alush,

In Wady Feiran,

Numbers 33:13.

12. Rephidim (Massah and Meribah),

In Wady Feiran,

Water from a rock,

Exodus 17:1-16.

Battle with Amelek,

13. Sinai,

Ras-sufsafeh,

The law given,

Exodus 19:1 to Exodus 40:38.

14. Taberah ("burning"),

Slain by fire,

Numbers 11:3.

15. Kibroth-hattavah ("graves of lusting"),

Smitten with plague,

Numbers 11:30-34.

16. Hazeroth (Rithmah),

Ain Hudhera,

Leprosy of Miriam,

Numbers 12:1-16.

17. Wilderness Paran,

et Tih,

Numbers 12:16.

18. Kadesh Barnea,

Ain Qadis (?),

12 spies sent,

Numbers 13:1 to Numbers 19:22.

19. Forty years' wandering,

People rebel; 14,700 die;

Korah and his company slain.

[The unbelief of the Israelites causes Jehovah to condemn them to wander for forty years in the wilderness. During this period they had their head-quarters or encampments at the following seventeen places, and then reassembled at Kadesh for a final departure from the wilderness to enter Canaan.]

20. Rimmon-perez,

Probably et Tih,

Numbers 33:19.

21. Libnah

Probably el Beyaneh,

Numbers 33:20.

22. Rissah,

Rasa

Numbers 33:21.

23. Kehelathah,

(?)

Numbers 33:22.

24. Mt. Shepher,

Jebel Sheraph

Numbers 33:23.

25. Haradah,

Aradeh

Numbers 33:24.

26. Makheloth,

(?)

Numbers 33:25.

27. Tahath,

Elt hi (?),

Numbers 33:26.

28. Terah,

(?)

Numbers 33:27.

29. Mithkah,

(?)

Numbers 33:28.

30. Hashmonah,

Heshmon (?) Ain Hoch,

Numbers 33:29.

31. Moseroth,

West of Arabah,

Numbers 33:30.

32. Bene-jaakan,

(?)

Numbers 33:31.

33. Hor-hagidgad,

(?)

Numbers 33:32.

34. Jotbathah,

Wady Tabah (?),

Numbers 33:33-34;

Deuteronomy 10:7.

35. Ebronah,

On Elanitic Gulf,

Numbers 33:34.

36. Ezion-geber,

Head of Elanitic Gulf,

Numbers 33:35.

37. Kadesh (Wilderness of Zin),

Ain Qadis (?),

Miriam dies; water from rock, Meribah,

Numbers 20:1-13; Numbers 33:36.

38. Mt. Hor,

(?)

Aaron dies, Numbers 20:23-29; Deut. 33:50.

39. Zalmonah,

Alem-maan (?),

Fiery serpents,

Numbers 21:7; Numbers 33:41.

40. Punon,

Anezeh (?),

Numbers 33:42.

41. Oboth,

el-Alsa,

Numbers 21:11; Numbers 33:43-44

42. Ije-abarim,

East of Moab,

Numbers 21:11; Numbers 33:45.

43. Dibon-gad (in Zared),

Dhiban,

Numbers 33:45.

44. Almon-diblathaim,

(?)

Amorites defeated,

Numbers 21:13; Numbers 33:46.

45. Nebo

Mts. of Moab,

Numbers 33:47.

46. Plains of Moab,

Valley of Jordan.

Balaam's prophecy,

Numbers 22:1 to Numbers 24:25.

47. Shittim

Valley of Jordan.

24,000 die of plague,

Numbers 25:9.

48. Moab, Plains of,

People numbered: law repeated;

Numbers 26:1 to Numbers 36:13; Deuteronomy 1:1 to Deuteronomy 31:30.

dan; Moses dies; Joshua, leader,

49. Jordan (crossed),

Near Jericho,

Waters divided,

Joshua 3:1-17.

50. Gilgal,

Near Jericho.

Circumcision renewed,.

Joshua 5:2-9.

51. Jericho, Fall of,

Rahab saved,

Joshua 6:1-27.

52. Ai, Defeat at,

Achan's sin,

Joshua 7:1-26.

53. Ai taken,

12.000 slain,

Joshua 8:1-29.

54. Shechem,

Altar built; law read; blessings and cursings from Ebal and Gerizim,

Joshua 8:30-35.

65. Gilgal, Return to,

[Gibeonites craft and punishment,

Joshua 9:1-27.

66. Gibeon rescued,

[Sun and moon stand still; five kings slain.

Joshua 10:1-27.

57. Makkedah, Libnah and Lachish destroyed,

Joshua 10:28-29; Joshua 10:33.

68. Eglon, Hebron, and Debir taken,

Joshua 10:34-40.

59. Gilgal, Return again to,

[Southern Canaan conquered,

Joshua 10:40-43.

60. Merom,

[Great battle; northern Canaan conquered,

Joshua 11:1-23.

61. Shiloh 228

[Tabernacle set up; land divided and settled,

Joshua 12:1 to Joshua 18:28.


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Bibliography Information
Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Journeyings of Israel From Egypt to Canaan'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/rpd/j/journeyings-of-israel-from-egypt-to-canaan.html. 1893.

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