Jashar

Jashar

Also known as the Book of the Just Ones in the Latin Vulgate and the Book of the Upright One in the Greek Septuagint. The Book of Jasher is mentioned in Joshua 10:12-13 when the Lord stopped the sun in the middle of the day during the battle of Beth Horon. It is also mentioned in 2 Samuel 1:18-27 as containing the Song or Lament of the Bow, that mournful funeral song which David composed at the time of the death of Saul and Jonathan.

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