Joshua 8:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Joshua 8:4, NIV: with these orders: 'Listen carefully. You are to set an ambush behind the city. Don't go very far from it. All of you be on the alert.
Joshua 8:4, ESV: And he commanded them, “Behold, you shall lie in ambush against the city, behind it. Do not go very far from the city, but all of you remain ready.
Joshua 8:4, KJV: And he commanded them, saying, Behold, ye shall lie in wait against the city, even behind the city: go not very far from the city, but be ye all ready:
Joshua 8:4, NASB: He commanded them, saying, 'See, you are going to ambush the city from behind it. Do not go very far from the city, but all of you be ready.
Joshua 8:4, NLT: with these orders: 'Hide in ambush close behind the town and be ready for action.
Joshua 8:4, CSB: He commanded them, "Pay attention. Lie in ambush behind the city, not too far from it, and all of you be ready.