Joshua 18:1
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1  The whole community of B’nei Yisrael assembled at Shilo, and set up the Tent of Meeting there. The land was now under their control;

va-yi-ka-ha-LU kol a-DAT b’-nay yis-ra-AYL shi-LOH va-yash-KEE-nu SHAM et O-hel mo-AYD v’-ha-A-retz nikh-b’-SHAH lif-nay-HEM

א  וַיִּקָּהֲלוּ כָּל־עֲדַת בְּנֵי־יִשְׂרָאֵל שִׁלֹה וַיַּשְׁכִּינוּ שָׁם אֶת־אֹהֶל מוֹעֵד וְהָאָרֶץ נִכְבְּשָׁה לִפְנֵיהֶם׃

 18:1   The whole community of B’nei Yisrael assembled at Shilo

Ariel view of Shilo

The Jewish People bring the Mishkan to Shilo. This is meant to be its temporary location, until the Beit Hamikdash would be built in Yerushalayim. The Mishkan remains in Shilo for 369 years, serving as the central point for Israelite service to Hashem during that period, as is evident in the opening chapters of Sefer Shmuel. Like many biblical cities, the site of ancient Shilo has been identified and excavated, and a new Jewish community with the same name has been established adjacent to it. Today, hundreds of Jewish families live in the flourishing town of Shilo.

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