Joshua 20:6
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English Standard Version
And he shall remain in that city until he has stood before the congregation for judgment, until the death of him who is high priest at the time. Then the manslayer may return to his own town and his own home, to the town from which he fled.’”

King James Bible
And he shall dwell in that city, until he stand before the congregation for judgment, and until the death of the high priest that shall be in those days: then shall the slayer return, and come unto his own city, and unto his own house, unto the city from whence he fled.

American Standard Version
And he shall dwell in that city, until he stand before the congregation for judgment, until the death of the high priest that shall be in those days: then shall the manslayer return, and come unto his own city, and unto his own house, unto the city from whence he fled.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he shall dwell in that city, till he stand before judgment to give an account of his fact, and till the death of the high priest, who shall be at that time: then shall the manslayer return, and go into his own city and house from whence he fled.

English Revised Version
And he shall dwell in that city, until he stand before the congregation for judgment, until the death of the high priest that shall be in those days: then shall the manslayer return, and come unto his own city, and unto his own house, unto the city from whence he fled.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he shall dwell in that city, until he shall stand before the congregation for judgment, and until the death of the high-priest that shall be in those days: then shall the slayer return, and come to his own city, and to his own house, to the city from whence he fled.

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Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

Closing formula to the account of the distribution of the land, which refers primarily to Joshua 18:1., as the expression "in Shiloh" shows, but which also includes Joshua 14-17.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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Numbers 35:12,24,25 And they shall be to you cities for refuge from the avenger; that the manslayer die not...

Hebrews 9:26 For then must he often have suffered since the foundation of the world...

Cross References
Numbers 35:12
The cities shall be for you a refuge from the avenger, that the manslayer may not die until he stands before the congregation for judgment.

Numbers 35:24
then the congregation shall judge between the manslayer and the avenger of blood, in accordance with these rules.

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