Joshua 22:8

And he spoke unto them, saying, Return with much riches unto your tents, and with very much cattle, with silver, and with gold, and with bronze, and with iron, and with very much clothing: divide the spoil of your enemies with your brethren.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Riches. Hebrew, Septuagint, "cattle. " Brethren. Grotius pretends that they were to keep what they had gotten. But his proofs rather show that they were to follow the ancient custom and law, which prescribed that those who had remained at home to guard the country, should share the booty with those who had gone to battle, 1 Kings xxx. 24., and Numbers xxxi. 27. Some suppose that the booty was divided into equal parts, and the 40,000 would retain as much as all the rest of their brethren, who had been less exposed. The Israelites, however, made all alike, as other nations seem to have been, Exodus xv. 9.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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