1. Structure and outline

The outline of Joshua 11:1-15

Joshua 11:1–15 (ESV)

1 When Jabin, king of Hazor, heard of this, he sent to Jobab king of Madon, and to the king of Shimron, and to the king of Achshaph,

Joshua 11:1–15 can be easily divided into three parts:

  • Canaanite preparation at the waters of Merom (Joshua 11:1–5)

  • The battle of the waters of Merom (Joshua 11:6–9)

  • The destruction of Canaanite cities (Joshua 11:10–15)