1. Joshua 1:1 (ESV)
  2. Exposition

What does it mean that Joshua was Moses' assistant?

Joshua 1:1 (ESV)

1 After the death of Moses the servant of the LORD, the LORD said to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses’ assistant,

Joshua is regularly identified as Moses’ servant in the sense of an executive officer (Exodus 24:13; Exodus 33:11; Numbers 11:28).