where he summoned1 Zebulun and Naphtali. Ten thousand men followed him, and Deborah also went with him.
Now Heber the Kenite had left the other Kenites,2 the descendants of Hobab,3 Moses' brother-in-law,a and pitched his tent by the great tree4 in Zaanannim5 near Kedesh.
When they told Sisera that Barak son of Abinoam had gone up to Mount Tabor,613
Sisera gathered together his nine hundred iron chariots7 and all the men with him, from Harosheth Haggoyim to the Kishon River.814
Then Deborah said to Barak, "Go! This is the day the LORD has given Sisera into your hands.9 Has not the LORD gone ahead10 of you?" So Barak went down Mount Tabor, followed by ten thousand men.
At Barak's advance, the LORD routed11 Sisera and all his chariots and army by the sword, and Sisera abandoned his chariot and fled on foot.
But Barak pursued the chariots and army as far as Harosheth Haggoyim. All the troops of Sisera fell by the sword; not a man was left.12