CALEB CLAIMS A PROMISE
Israel had come into the Promised Land and had conquered much of it. It was time to divide the land among the tribes. Caleb, who with Joshua were the only two men who entered the land from the older generation, is looking to claim a promise that had been given him by God through Moses.
CALEB’S PERFORMANCE – Vss. 6-8
Caleb followed God completely. Numbers 13:25-14:10
MOSES’ PROMISE – Vs. 9
Moses promised land to Caleb. Numbers 14:24
CALEB’S PETITION – Vss. 10-12
He was asking for what he had been promised.
JOSHUA’S PRONOUNCEMENT – Vss. 13-15
The land was given to Caleb as promised.