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Ephraim, Tribe Of


1. Descended from Joseph’s second son adopted by Jacob. Ge 41:52; 48:5.

2. Predictions respecting. Ge 48:20; De 33:13-17.

3. Persons selected from

a. To number the people. Nu 1:10.

b. To spy out the land. Nu 13:8.

c. To divide the land. Nu 34:24.

4. Strength of, on leaving Egypt. Nu 1:32,33.

5. Led the third division of Israel. Nu 10:22.

6. Encamped west of the tabernacle. Nu 2:18.

7. Offering of, at the dedication. Nu 7:48-53.

8. Families of. Nu 26:35,36.

9. Strength of, on entering Canaan. Nu 26:37.

10. On Gerizim, said amen to blessings. De 27:12.

11. Bounds of its inheritance. Jos 16:5-9.

12. Could not drive out the Canaanites but made them tributary. Jos 16:10; Jdj 1:29.

13. Assisted

a. Manasseh in taking Bethel. Jdj 1:22-25.

b. Deborah and Barak against Sisera. Jdj 5:14.

c. Gideon against Midian. Jdj 7:24,25.

14. Remonstrated with Gideon for not calling them sooner against Midian. Jdj 8:1-3.

15. Quarrelled with Jephthah for not seeking their aid against Ammon. Jdj 12:1-4.

16. Defeated and many slain. Jdj 12:5,6.

17. Some of, at coronation of David. 1Ch 12:30.

18. Officers appointed over, by David. 1Ch 27:10,20.

19. The leading tribe of the kingdom of Israel. Isa 7:2-17; Jer 31:9,20.

20. Many of, joined Judah under Asa. 2Ch 15:9.

21. Many of, joined in Hezekiah’s passover and reformation. 2Ch 30:18; 31:1.

22. The tabernacle continued a long time in Shiloh, a city of. Jos 18:1; 19:51.

23. One of Jeroboam’s calves set up in Bethel, a city of. 1Ki 12:29.

24. Remarkable persons of

a. Joshua. Nu 13:8; Jos 1:1.

b. Abdon. Jdj 12:13-15.

c. Zichri. 2Ch 28:7.