Yesterday we heard the details of land allotment and cities for the remaining 7 tribes with their clans. (Definitely a fun section to read to you!) Last of all, Joshua himself received a city.
It only makes sense to know God and to be firmly on His side. As verse 10 says, Human defiance only enhances His glory and he uses it as a weapon against the same defiant ones.
In yesterday's story in Acts, Festus took his position as governor and tried Paul. Afterward King Agrippa and his sister came, and the stage was set for Paul to defend himself again.
18to open their eyes, so they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God. Then they will receive forgiveness for their sins and be given a place among God’s people, who are set apart by [fully believing//faith] in me.’