Jericho falls
God gave instructions to Joshua about how to defeat Jericho. Jericho fell, and the Israelites devoted it to destruction.
Key passages
Jos 6:1–21

Now Jericho was shut up inside and out because of the presence of the Israelites; no one was going out or coming in. And Yahweh said to Joshua, “Look, I am giving Jericho into your hand, its king and the soldiers of the army. You will march around the city, all the …

Jos 6:24

And they burned the city and all that was in it with fire; they put only the silver and gold, and the items of copper and iron, into the treasury of the house of Yahweh.

Jos 6:26–27

And Joshua swore at that time, saying, “Cursed is anyone before Yahweh who gets up and builds Jericho, this city. At the cost of his firstborn he will lay its foundation, and at the cost of his youngest he will set up its gates.” So Yahweh was with Joshua, and his fame was in all the land.