New Living Translation
Now if Joshua had succeeded in giving them this rest, God would not have spoken about another day of rest still to come.
King James Bible
For if Jesus had given them rest, then would he not afterward have spoken of another day.
Darby Bible Translation
For if Jesus had brought them into rest, he would not have spoken afterwards about another day.
World English Bible
For if Joshua had given them rest, he would not have spoken afterward of another day.
Young's Literal Translation
for if Joshua had given them rest, He would not concerning another day have spoken after these things;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
4:8 The rest - All the rest which God had promised.
LibraryHow Should we Make Use of Christ, in Going to the Father, in Prayer, and Other Acts of Worship?
In short, for answering of this question, I shall lay down those particulars: 1. There should be a lively sense of the infinite distance that is between the great God and us finite creatures, and yet more betwixt the Holy Ghost and us sinful wretches. 2. There should be an eyeing of Christ as the great peacemaker, through his death and merits having satisfied justice and reconciled sinners unto God; that so we may look on God now no more as an enemy, but as reconciled in Jesus. 3. There should be, …
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Entrance into Rest.
What Now is Become of this True Church, or Where must the Man Go...
So Joshua took control of the entire land, just as the LORD had instructed Moses. He gave it to the people of Israel as their special possession, dividing the land among the tribes. So the land finally had rest from war.
And now the LORD your God has given the other tribes rest, as he promised them. So go back home to the land that Moses, the servant of the LORD, gave you as your possession on the east side of the Jordan River.
Long ago God spoke many times and in many ways to our ancestors through the prophets.
So there is a special rest still waiting for the people of God.
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