There are 12 tribes of Israel, right? But why aren’t the Levites counted as one of the tribes? Don’t they qualify? We’ll look at that today.
As I promise in the podcast, here are the sons of Jacob and the 12 tribes of Israel side by side:
Sons of Jacob Tribes of Israel
Also, I failed to mention it before, but Joshua used to be known as Hoshea until Moses changed his name. He’s not the first person in the Bible to get a new name.
Thanks for listening. Be strong and courageous. Have I not commanded you?
July 25, 2015