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Benjamin tribe. Gen. 35. 18; Josh. 18. 11-28; Judg. 1. 21; 1 Kgs. 4. 18; Neh. 11. 31; Rom. 11. 1
Genesis 35:18 - And it came to pass, as her soul was in departing, (for she died) that she called his name Benoni: but his father called him Benjamin.
Joshua 18:11 - And the lot of the tribe of the children of Benjamin came up according to their families: and the coast of their lot came forth between the children of Judah and the children of Joseph.
Joshua 18:12 - And their border on the north side was from Jordan; and the border went up to the side of Jericho on the north side, and went up through the mountains westward; and the goings out thereof were at the wilderness of Bethaven.
Joshua 18:13 - And the border went over from thence toward Luz, to the side of Luz, which [is] Bethel, southward; and the border descended to Atarothadar, near the hill that [lieth] on the south side of the nether Bethhoron.
Joshua 18:14 - And the border was drawn [thence], and compassed the corner of the sea southward, from the hill that [lieth] before Bethhoron southward; and the goings out thereof were at Kirjathbaal, which [is] Kirjathjearim, a city of the children of Judah: this [was] the West quarter.
Joshua 18:15 - And the south quarter [was] from the end of Kirjathjearim, and the border went out on the West, and went out to the well of waters of Nephtoah:
Joshua 18:16 - And the border came down to the end of the mountain that [lieth] before the valley of the son of Hinnom, [and] which [is] in the valley of the giants on the north, and descended to the valley of Hinnom, to the side of Jebusi on the south, and descended to Enrogel,
Joshua 18:17 - And was drawn from the north, and went forth to Enshemesh, and went forth toward Geliloth, which [is] over against the going up of Adummim, and descended to the stone of Bohan the son of Reuben,
Joshua 18:18 - And passed along toward the side over against Arabah northward, and went down unto Arabah:
Joshua 18:19 - And the border passed along to the side of Bethhoglah northward: and the outgoings of the border were at the north bay of the salt sea at the south end of Jordan: this [was] the south coast.
Joshua 18:20 - And Jordan was the border of it on the east side. This [was] the inheritance of the children of Benjamin, by the coasts thereof round about, according to their families.
Joshua 18:21 - Now the cities of the tribe of the children of Benjamin according to their families were Jericho, and Bethhoglah, and the valley of Keziz,
Joshua 18:22 - And Betharabah, and Zemaraim, and Bethel,
Joshua 18:23 - And Avim, and Parah, and Ophrah,
Joshua 18:24 - And Chepharhaammonai, and Ophni, and Gaba; twelve cities with their villages:
Joshua 18:25 - Gibeon, and Ramah, and Beeroth,
Joshua 18:26 - And Mizpeh, and Chephirah, and Mozah,
Joshua 18:27 - And Rekem, and Irpeel, and Taralah,
Joshua 18:28 - And Zelah, Eleph, and Jebusi, which [is] Jerusalem, Gibeath, [and] Kirjath; fourteen cities with their villages. This [is] the inheritance of the children of Benjamin according to their families.
Judges 1:21 - And the children of Benjamin did not drive out the Jebusites that inhabited Jerusalem; but the Jebusites dwell with the children of Benjamin in Jerusalem unto this day.
1 Kings 4:18 - Shimei the son of Elah, in Benjamin:
Nehemiah 11:31 - The children also of Benjamin from Geba [dwelt] at Michmash, and Aija, and Bethel, and [in] their villages,
Romans 11:1 - I say then, Hath God cast away his people? God forbid. For I also am an Israelite, of the seed of Abraham, [of] the tribe of Benjamin.r
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