Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary

Joshua 4:21

He said to the sons of Israel, "When your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, ‘What are these stones?'
New American Standard Version

Bible Study Resources

Concordances:
Nave's Topical Bible - Gilgal;   Instruction;   Stones;   Torrey's Topical Textbook - Jordan, the River;  
Dictionaries:
Bridgeway Bible Dictionary - Family;   Fausset Bible Dictionary - Elisha;   Holman Bible Dictionary - Pilgrimage;   Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jericho;   Joshua;   Quarry;   Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jordan ;  
Encyclopedias:
Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia - Conquest of Canaan;   International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Joshua, Book of;  

John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible

And he spoke unto the children of Israel, saying,.... At the same time he set up the stones:

when you children shall ask their fathers in time to come, saying,

What mean these stones? See Gill on Joshua 4:6.

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Bibliographical Information
Gill, John. "Commentary on Joshua 4:21". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/joshua-4.html. 1999.

John Trapp Complete Commentary

Joshua 4:21 And he spake unto the children of Israel, saying, When your children shall ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What [mean] these stones?

Ver. 21. See Joshua 4:6-7.

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Trapp, John. "Commentary on Joshua 4:21". John Trapp Complete Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/joshua-4.html. 1865-1868.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And he spake unto the children of Israel, saying, When your children shall ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean these stones?
When your
6; Psalms 105:2-5; 145:4-7
in time to come
Heb. to-morrow.
Reciprocal: Exodus 12:26 - your children;  Exodus 13:14 - thy son;  Deuteronomy 4:9 - teach them;  Deuteronomy 6:20 - when thy son;  Psalm 78:4 - showing;  Psalm 111:4 - He hath;  Isaiah 19:20 - for a;  Isaiah 38:19 - the father;  Ezekiel 17:12 - Know;  Joel 1:3 - GeneralEphesians 6:4 - but

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Joshua 4:21". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/joshua-4.html.