Nave's Topics


1. Son of Joseph and Asenath:

General references

Gen_41:50-51; Gen_46:20

Adopted by Jacob on his deathbed

Gen_48:1; Gen 48:5-20

Called Manasses


2. Tribe of, descendants of Joseph. (The two sons of Joseph, Ephraim and Manasseh, were reckoned among the primogenitors of the twelve tribes, taking the places of Joseph and Levi)

Prophecy concerning


Enumeration of

Num_1:34-35; Num_26:29-34

Place of, in camp and march

Num_2:18; Num_2:20; Num_10:22-23

Blessing of Moses on


Inheritance of:

One-half of tribe east of Jordan

Num_32:33; Num_32:39-42

One-half of tribe west of Jordan

Jos_16:9; Jos_17:5-11

The eastern half assist in the conquest of the country west of the Jordan

Deu_3:18-20; Jos_1:12-15; Jos_4:12-13

Join the other eastern tribes in erecting a monument to testify to the unity of all Israel; misunderstood; make satisfactory explanation

Josh 22

Join Gideon in war with the Midianites

Judg 6-7

Malcontents of, join David

1Ch_12:19; 1Ch_12:31

Smitten by Hazael


Return from captivity


Reallotment of territory to, by Ezekiel


Affiliate with the Jews in the reign of Hezekiah

2 Chr 30

Incorporated into kingdom of Judah

2Ch_15:9; 2Ch_34:6-7

See Israel, 3, Tribes of

3. Father of Gershom


4. King of Judah, history of

2 Kin 21:1-18; 2 Chr 33:1-20

5. Two Jews who put away their Gentile wives after the captivity

Ezr_10:30; Ezr_10:33

Taken from: Nave's Topics were originally produced by Orville J. Nave (1841-1917)