2 Chronicles 16:7-10 NIV

7 At that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah and said to him: “Because you relied on the king of Aram and not on the LORD your God, the army of the king of Aram has escaped from your hand.

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8 Were not the Cushitesa and Libyans a mighty army with great numbers of chariots and horsemenb ? Yet when you relied on the LORD, he delivered them into your hand.

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    • • 16:8 - That is, people from the upper Nile region
    • – 16:8 - Or "charioteers"
      9 For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. You have done a foolish thing, and from now on you will be at war.”

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      10 Asa was angry with the seer because of this; he was so enraged that he put him in prison. At the same time Asa brutally oppressed some of the people.

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