In Joshua 14:6-14, we read that, after spending 7 years in the land, Caleb was allotted Hebron at his request. Judges 1:1-15 informs us that Caleb and Othniel's conquest didn't take place until after Joshua's death. Caleb's request, especially verses 11-12, appears quite enthusiastic about acquiring that land. Why, then, does he wait 21 years to go through with taking charge of his allottment.


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