Tshivenda 1998 (VEN98)
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Joshua a tshi ruma ṱholi Jerikho

21Ndi hone Joshua a tshi ruma ṱholi mbili dzi tshi bva Shitimu (Maungani), a vha laya uri vha yo tandula shango ḽa Kanana, zwihulwane muḓi wa Jerikho. Musi vha tshi swika muḓini uyo, vha yo eḓela nḓuni ya musadzi wa phombwe ane a pfi Rahaba. 2Khosi ya Jerikho ya pfa hu tshi pfi vhaṅwe Vhaisraele vho ḓa vhusiku honoho u ṱola shango, 3a isa ipfi ha Rahaba a ri, “Vhanna vha re nḓuni yau vho ḓa u ṱola shango ḽoṱhe! Vha bvise!”

4-5Rahaba a fhindula a ri, “Ndi zwone, vhaṅwe vhanna vho ḓa nḓuni yanga, hone ndo vha ndi sa ḓivhi he vha bva hone. Vho ṱuwa ḓuvha ḽi tshi kovhela khoro ya muḓi i sa athu valwa. A tho ngo vhudzisa hune vha ya hone. Arali vha ṱavhanya u vha tevhela, vha nga vha fara nḓilani.” 6Zwino Rahaba o vha o dzhia idzo ṱholi mbili a dzi isa ṱhangani ya nnḓu, a dzi dzumba fhasi ha maṱanga a savha, e a vha o a vhea henefho. 7Vhanna vha khosi vha bva afho muḓini, khoro ya valwa. Vha enda vha tshi ṱoḓa ṱholi dza Vhaisraele u swika maḓambuwoni a Jorodani.

8Musi ṱholi dzi sa athu eḓela vhusiku honoho, Rahaba a gonya ṱhangani ya nnḓu 9

2:9
Ek. 15:14-16
23:27
a vha vhudza a ri, “Ndi a ḓivha uri Yahavee o ni ṋea shango ḽino. Roṱhe ri khou ni ofha, a hu na a songo kuleaho nungo. 10
2:10
Ek. 14:21-29
Ro zwi pfa uri Yahavee o xisa Lwanzhe lwa Dziṱhanga ni tshi swika musi ni tshi pfuluwa Egipita. Ra pfa na zwe na ita Sihoni na Ogo, mahosi mavhili a Vhaamori vhe vha vha vha tshi dzula vhubvaḓuvha ha Jorodani. Ro pfa uri no vha lozwa tshoṱhe. 11Ro ri u zwi pfa ra farwa nga nyofho, roṱhe ro kulea nungo nga inwi. Yahavee Mudzimu waṋu ndi Mudzimu wa makoleni ṱaḓulu na fhano fhasi. 12Zwino anani ngae uri ni ḓo itela muṱa wanga vhuthu unga nṋe ndo ni fara nga vhuthu, ni ntsumbedze tshiga uri ndi kone u ni fulufhedza. 13Nnyaneleni uri ni ḓo tshidza khotsi anga na mme anga na vhana vha hashu, vhatuka na vhasidzana na miṱa yavho vhoṱhe! Ni songo tenda ri tshi vhulawa!”

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2:14
Josh. 6:23
Avho vhanna vha mu fhindula vha ri, “Ngavhe Mudzimu a tshi ri vhulaha arali ra tenda ni tshi vhulawa! Arali vha sa ri ambulula, ri a vha fulufhedzisa uri musi Muṋe washu a tshi ri ṋea shango ḽino, ri ḓo vha itela vhuthu. Vha ḓo vhona, ri ḓo fulufhedzea.”

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2:15
1 Sam. 19:12
2 Korint. 11:32-33
Rahaba o vha a tshi dzula nḓuni yo fhaṱiwaho ngomu mutsheṱoni wa muḓi, zwenezwo a tsisela avho vhanna fhasi nga thambo vha bva nga fasiṱere. 16A vha vhudza a ri, “Thomani ni yo dzumbama mabamani, vhanna vha khosi vha sa ḓo ni wana. Ni dzule henefho ni fhedze maḓuvha mararu u swika vha tshi vhuya, na ḓo konou ḓiṱutshela.”

17Avho vhanna vha mu vhudza vha ri, “Ri ḓo khunyeledza muano we vha ri anisa 18arali vhone vha ita hezwi: Musi ri tshi dia shango ḽa havho, vhone nga vha vhofhelele ludede holuno lutswuku kha fasiṱere ḽe vha ri bvisa ngaḽo. Vha kuvhanganye khotsi avho na mme avho na vhana vha havho na muṱa wa khotsi avho vhoṱhe ri wane vhe nḓuni yavho. 19Arali muṅwe a bva nḓuni a ya nnḓa a vhulawa, u ḓo vha u mulandu wawe, a si washu, hone a re nḓuni yavho a vhuya a huvhadzwa, mulandu ndi washu. 20Huno naho zwo ralo, arali vhone vha ri ambulula, riṋe a ri tsha ḓo khunyeledza zwe vha ri anisa.” 21Uyo musadzi a tenda zwoṱhe, a vha litsha vha ṱuwa. Musi vho no ṱuwa, a vhofhelela ludede lutswuku kha ḽiḽa fasiṱere.

22Vhaḽa vhanna vha dziṱholi vha ya mabamani vha dzumbama. Vhanna vha khosi vha vha ṱoḓa nḓilani dzoṱhe vha fhedza maḓuvha mararu, hone vha si vha wane; vha humela Jerikho. 23Ndi hone avho vhanna vhavhili vha dziṱholi vha tshi tsa mabamani, vha wela mulambo, vha humela ha Joshua. Vha mu vhudza zwoṱhe zwe vha ṱangana nazwo, 24vha konou ri, “Vhukuma Muṋe washu o ri ṋea shango iḽo ḽoṱhe. Vhathu vhoṱhe vha shango vha a ri ofha.”

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Vhaisraele vha tshi wela mulambo wa Jorodani

31Nga matshelo Joshua na Vhaisraele vhoṱhe vha tou fhinduwa, vha ṱuwa mishashani ya Shitimu, vha livha Jorodani, vha ṱoka mishasha henefho vho lindela u wela mulambo. 2Hó no fhela maḓuvha mararu vhakoma vha buḓekanya mishasha, 3

3:3
Dot. 10:8
vha vhudza vhathu vha ri, “Musi ni tshi vhona vhotshifhe, vhone Vhalivi, vhó hwala mbulungelo ya mulanga ya Muṋe washu Mudzimu waṋu, ni bve mishashani ni vha tevhele. 4Inwi ndi u thoma ni tshi ḓa fhano, zwenezwo vha ḓo ni sumbedza nḓila ine na ḓo i fara. Hone ni songo sendela tsini ha mbulungelo ya mulanga, ni tevhele nó sia tshikhala tsha khilomitha nthihi vhukati haṋu na yone.”

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3:5
Ek. 19:10,14-15
Num. 11:18
Joshua a dovha a vhudza vhathu a ri, “Ḓikumululeni Muṋe washu ngauri matshelo u ḓo ni itela maḓembe.” 6Ndi hone a tshi vhudza vhotshifhe uri vha hwale mbulungelo ya mulanga vha tshimbile nayo phanḓa ha vhathu. Vhone vha ita zwe a amba.

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3:7
Ek. 14:31
Muṋe washu a vhudza Joshua a ri, “Ṋamusi ndi ḓo thoma u u hulisa Vhaisraele vhoṱhe vha tshi zwi vhona, ndi hone vha tshi ḓo zwi ḓivha uri ndi na iwe sa zwe nda vha ndi na Mushe. 8Vhudza vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga uri musi vha tshi swika mulamboni, vha ri u kanda maḓini vha ime henefho.”

9Joshua a vhudza Vhaisraele a ri, “Iḓani fhano ni pfe zwine Muṋe washu Mudzimu waṋu a amba. 10Vhukumakuma ni ḓo ri ni tshi swika a thatha Vhakanana na Vhahithi na Vhahivi na Vhapherisi na Vhagirigashi na Vhaamori na Vhajebusi. Ndi hone ni tshi ḓo zwi ḓivha uri Mudzimu a tshilaho u na inwi, 11musi mbulungelo ya mulanga ya Muṋe wa ḽifhasi ḽoṱhe i tshi wela Jorodani yó ni ranga phanḓa. 12Zwino-ha, nangani vhanna vha 12, muthihi kha tsinde ḽiṅwe na ḽiṅwe ḽa Vhaisraele. 13Vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga ya Yahavee Muṋe wa ḽifhasi ḽoṱhe vha ḓo ri u longa ṋayo dzavho maḓini, mulambo wa Jorodani wa si tsha ela, maḓi a no tsa a tshi ela a ḓo ima fhethu huthihi.”

14-15Tsho vha tshi tshifhinga tsha u kaṋa, mulambo wa vha wo ḓala wa ita na u fhalala.

Musi vhathu vha tshi takuwa mishashani uri vha yo wela Jorodani, vhotshifhe vha vha ranga phanḓa vho hwala mbulungelo ya mulanga. Ha ri milenzhe ya vhotshifhe i tshi tou kanda maḓini, 16

3:16
Ps. 114:5
74:15
Ek. 14:22
maḓi a si tsha ela, a raha a swika muḓini wa Adamu u re tsini ha Tsarethani. Maḓi a no ela a tshi tsela Lwanzheni lwa Muṋo o vha o tumuwa tshoṱhe, vhathu vha konou wela mulambo tsini ha Jerikho. 17Musi vhathu vha tshi khou tshimbila vha tshi wetshela seli nga ho omaho, vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga ya Muṋe washu vha vha vhó ima mavuni o omaho vhukati ha mulambo vha sa sudzuluwi vhathu vhoṱhe vha vhuya vha wela seli.

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Hu tshi imiswa matombo a tshihumbudzo

41Musi lushaka lwoṱhe lwo no wela Jorodani, Muṋe washu a amba na Joshua a ri, 2“Khetha vhanna vha 12, muthihi kha tsinde muthihi kha tsinde, 3

4:3-9
Ek. 24:4
u vha vhudze vha dzhie matombo a 12 vhukati ha mulambo wa Jorodani, henefhaḽa he vhotshifhe vha vha vho ima hone, vha ṱuwe vho a hwala, vha a vhee fhasi hune na ḓo lala hone vhusiku ha ṋamusi.”

4Ndi hone Joshua a tshi vhidza vhaḽa vhanna vha 12 vhe a vha o vha khetha, 5

4:5
Ek. 12:26-27
Dot. 6:20-25
a vha vhudza a ri, “Dzhenani mulamboni wa Jorodani ni fhire phanḓa ha mbulungelo ya mulanga ya Muṋe washu Mudzimu waṋu, muṅwe na muṅwe a hwale tombo nga shaḓa ḽawe, zwi tshi tevhedza mbalo ya matsinde a Vhaisraele. 6
4:6-7
Josh. 4:21-24
Ek. 12:26
13:14
Dot. 6:20
Matombo hayo a ḓo humbudza vhathu zwe Muṋe washu a ita. Misi i ḓaho, arali vhana vhaṋu vha ni vhudzisa zwine ayo matombo a amba, 7ni vha vhudze uri maḓi a mulambo wa Jorodani o litsha u ela musi mbulungelo ya mulanga wa Yahavee i tshi wela uyu mulambo. Matombo hayo a ḓo dzula a tshi humbudza Vhaisraele zwe zwa itea hafhano.”

8Vhanna avho vha tevhedza zwe Joshua a amba. Vha dzhia matombo a 12 a tshi bva vhukati ha mulambo wa Jorodani, vha tshi tevhedza mbalo ya matsinde a Vhaisraele, vha a hwala vha a isa hune vha ḓo lala hone, vha a vhea fhasi henefho, nga he Muṋe washu a vhudza Joshua. 9Joshua na ene a imisa matombo a 12 vhukati ha mulambo wa Jorodani, henefhaḽa he ha vha ho ima vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga. Matombo hayo a kha ḓi vha henefho na ṋamusi. 10Vhotshifhe vho ima vhukati ha Jorodani ha vhuya ha itwa zwoṱhe zwe Muṋe washu a vhudza Joshua uri a vhudze vhathu vha zwi ite. Hezwo ndi zwe Mushe a ri zwi itwe. Vhathu vha wela mulambo nga u ṱavhanya. 11Musi vhoṱhe vho no vha seli na luḽa, vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga wa Muṋe washu vha dovha vha ranga vhathu phanḓa. 12

4:12
Josh. 1:12-15
Vhanna vha tsinde ḽa Rubeni na ḽa Gadi na hafu ya vha tsinde ḽa Manase vho vha vho ḓilugisela nndwa, vha vha vhone vho rangaho vhathu phanḓa vha tshi wela mulambo, nga he Mushe a vha vhudza. 13Vhe vha vha vho shomela nndwa vha nga vha vho swika 40 000; vhenevho vha wela seli phanḓa ha Muṋe washu vha ya mudavhini wa Jerikho. 14Zwe Muṋe washu a ita uyo musi zwo ita uri Vhaisraele vha vhone Joshua e munna muhulwane, vha mu hulisa vhutshilo hawe hoṱhe, zwa nga vha tshi hulisa Mushe.

15Ndi hone Muṋe washu a tshi vhudza Joshua 16uri a vhudze vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo i na Mulayo uri vha bve mulamboni wa Jorodani. 17Joshua a ita nga u ralo, 18musi vhotshifhe vho hwalaho mbulungelo ya mulanga wa Muṋe washu vha tshi bva mulamboni, hezwi vha tshi tou kanda bamani, mulambo wa dovha u ela, wa dovha wa ḓala wa ita na u fhalala.

19Vhathu vho wela mulambo wa Jorodani nga ḓuvha ḽa fumi ḽa ṅwedzi wa u thoma, vha yo ṱoka mishasha Giligala, vhubvaḓuvha ha Jerikho. 20Henefho Joshua a imisa matombo aḽa a 12 e a dzhiwa mulamboni wa Jorodani. 21

4:21-24
Josh. 4:6-7
Joshua a vhudza Vhaisraele a ri, “Misi i ḓaho, arali vhana vhaṋu vha ni vhudzisa zwine ayo matombo a amba, 22ni vha vhudze zwa musi Vhaisraele vha tshi wela mulambo wa Jorodani wo oma. 23
4:23
Ek. 14:21-29Yes. 44:27
43:2
Ni vha vhudze uri Muṋe washu Mudzimu waṋu o xisa maḓi a Jorodani a tshi itela inwi na vhuya na wela seli, sa zwe a xisa maḓi a Lwanzhe lwa Dziṱhanga ra lu wela. 24Muṋe washu o ita hezwo uri tshakha dzoṱhe dza ḽifhasi dzi ḓivhe uri u na maanḓa, inwi ni hulise Muṋe washu Mudzimu waṋu misi yoṱhe.”