Joshua 21:2
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New Living Translation
They came to them at Shiloh in the land of Canaan and said, "The LORD commanded Moses to give us towns to live in and pasturelands for our livestock."

King James Bible
And they spake unto them at Shiloh in the land of Canaan, saying, The LORD commanded by the hand of Moses to give us cities to dwell in, with the suburbs thereof for our cattle.

Darby Bible Translation
and they spoke to them at Shiloh in the land of Canaan, saying, Jehovah commanded through Moses to give us cities to dwell in, and their suburbs for our cattle.

World English Bible
They spoke to them at Shiloh in the land of Canaan, saying, "Yahweh commanded Moses to give us cities to dwell in, with their suburbs for our livestock."

Young's Literal Translation
and they speak unto them in Shiloh, in the land of Canaan, saying, 'Jehovah commanded by the hand of Moses to give to us cities to dwell in, and their suburbs for our cattle.'

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

21:2 The Lord commanded - Observe: the maintenance of ministers is not an arbitrary thing, left purely to the good will of the people. No: as the God of Israel commanded, that the Levites should be provided for, so hath the Lord Jesus ordained, (and a perpetual ordinance it is) that they who preach the gospel should live of the gospel.

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Leviticus 25:32
"The Levites always have the right to buy back a house they have sold within the towns allotted to them.

Numbers 35:2
"Command the people of Israel to give to the Levites from their property certain towns to live in, along with the surrounding pasturelands.

Joshua 14:5
So the land was distributed in strict accordance with the LORD's commands to Moses.

Joshua 21:3
So by the command of the LORD the people of Israel gave the Levites the following towns and pasturelands out of their own grants of land.

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