Joshua 24:29-33 Death of Joshua and Eleazar Burial sites of Joshua, Joseph, and Eleazar

Joshua died and was buried in his inheritance

29 Now it came to pass after these things that Joshua the son of Nun, the servant of the LORD, died, being one hundred and ten years old.

30 And they buried him within the border of his inheritance at Timnath Serah, which is in the mountains of Ephraim, on the north side of Mount Gaash.

 

Israel served Yehowah all the days of Joshua and the elders who out lived him and witnessed the works of Yehowah.

31 Israel served the LORD all the days of Joshua, and all the days of the elders who outlived Joshua, who had known all the works of the LORD which He had done for Israel.

 

Joseph was buried at Shechem

32 The bones of Joseph, which the children of Israel had brought up out of Egypt, they buried at Shechem, in the plot of ground which Jacob had bought from the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for one hundred pieces of silver, and which had become an inheritance of the children of Joseph.

 

Eleazar died and was buried in the possession of his son Phinehas

33 And Eleazar the son of Aaron died. They buried him in a hill belonging to Phinehas his son, which was given to him in the mountains of Ephraim. NKJV

 

Facts Revealed:

Joshua died and was buried in his inheritance

Y   Joshua died at the age of 110 [Joshua 24:29]

   Joshua was buried in the land of his inheritance in the mountains of Ephraim [Joshua 24:30, 19:49-50]

Israel served Yehowah all the days of Joshua and the elders who out lived him and witnessed the works of Yehowah.

Y   Israel remained faithful to Yehowah only as long as those lived who had seen the miraculous power of God. [Joshua 24:31]

Joseph was buried at Shechem

Y   Joseph was buried at Shechem in the plot of land Jacob bought from the sons of Hamor. [Genesis 33:18-19, Joshua 24:32]

Eleazar died and was buried in the possession of his son Phinehas

Y   Eleazar the son of Aaron died.

   They buried him in a hill belonging to Phinehas his son, which was given to him in the mountains of Ephraim. [Joshua 24:33]