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Manasseh, the Tribe Of


1. Descended from Joseph’s eldest son adopted by Jacob. Ge 41:51; 48:5.

2. Predictions respecting. Ge 48:20; 49:22-26; De 33:13-17.

3. Persons selected from

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

b. To spy out the land. Nu 13:11.

c. To divide the land. Nu 34:23.

4. Strength of, on leaving Egypt. Nu 1:34,35.

5. Part of third division of Israel in their journeys. Nu 10:22,23.

6. Encamped next to, and under the standard of Ephraim west of tabernacle. Nu 2:18,20.

7. Offering of, at dedication. Nu 7:54-59.

8. Families of. Nu 26:29-33.

9. Strength of, on entering Canaan. Nu 26:34.

10. On Gerizim said amen to the blessing. De 27:12.

11. Half of, obtained inheritance east of Jordan. Nu 32:33,39-42; Jos 13:29-31.

12. Inheritance of the other half. Jos 17:1-11.

13. Could not drive out the Canaanites but made them tributary. Jos 17:12,13; Jdj 1:27,28.

14. Some of

a. Aided David against Saul. 1Ch 12:19-21.

b. At coronation of David. 1Ch 12:31-37.

c. Returned to their allegiance to the house of David in Asa’s reign. 2Ch 15:9.

d. At Hezekiah’s passover. 2Ch 30:1,11,18.

15. David appointed rulers and captains over. 1Ch 26:32; 27:20,21.

16. Often at war with Ephraim. Jdj 12:1,6; Isa 9:21.

17. Country of, purified from idols by Hezekiah and Josiah. 2Ch 31:1; 34:6.

18. Remarkable persons of

a. Daughters of Zelophehad. Nu 27:1-7.

b. Gideon. Jdj 6:15.

c. Abimelech. Jdj 9:1.

d. Jotham. Jdj 9:5,7,21.

e. Jair. Jdj 10:3.

f. Jephthah. Jdj 11:1.

g. Barzillai. 2Sa 17:27.

h. Elijah. 1Ki 17:1.