-1. Place of the first encampment of the Israelites west of the Jordan River Joshua 4:19;

9:6; 10:6, 43; 14:6 .Monument erected in, to commemorate the passage across the Jordan

River by the people of Israel Joshua 4: 19-24 .Circumcision renewed at Joshua 5:2-9

.Passover kept at Joshua 5:10, 11 .Manna ceased at, after the Passover Joshua 5:12

.Quarries at Judges 3:19 Eglon, king of Moab, resides and is slain at Judges 3:14-26 A

judgment seat, where Israel, in that district, came to be judged by Samuel 1 Samuel 7:16

.Saul proclaimed king over all Israel at 1 Samuel 11:15 .An altar built at, and sacrifice

offered 1 Samuel 11:15; 13:4-15; 15:6-23 .Agag, king of the Amalekites, slain at, by

Samuel 1 Samuel 15:33 .Tribe of Judah assembles at, to proceed to the east side of the

Jordan River to conduct King David back after the defeat of Absalom 2 Samuel 19: 14,

15, 40-43 A school of the prophets at 2 Kings 4:38-40 .Prophecies concerning Hosea

4:15; 9:15; 12:11; Amos 4:4; 5:5

-2. A royal city in Canaan .Conquered by Joshua Joshua 12:23