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 21:35
 22:1
22:1 The Israelites then moved on, and they camped in the western plains of Moab, across the Jordan from Jericho.
Vayis'u beney Yisra'el vayachanu be'arvot Moav me'ever le-Yarden Yerecho.



Commentary:

moved on
  Headed back south (Chizzkuni; see Numbers 21:33).

western plains
  (Septuagint). Aravoth Moab in Hebrew.

across the Jordan from Jericho
  They were just north-east of the Dead Sea. More specifically, they were in the Shittim area (Numbers 25:1, Micah 6:5). This consisted of a plain, Avel Shittim (Numbers 33:49), and the stream or wadi that flows into the north-east end of the Dead Sea, 'the stream of Shittim' (Joel 4:18). The Israelites were to remain there until Joshua brought them across the Jordan (Joshua 2;1, 3:1) (See Ibn Ezra on 25:1).





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