Joshua 7:5

Overview - Joshua 7
The Israelites are smitten at Ai.
Joshua's complaint.
10 God instructs him what to do.
16 Achan is taken by the lot.
19 His confession.
24 He and all he had are destroyed in the valley of Achor.
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Joshua 7:5  (King James Version)
And the men of Ai smote of them about thirty and six men: for they chased them from before the gate even unto Shebarim, and smote them in the going down: wherefore the hearts of the people melted, and became as water.

for they
Deuteronomy 1:44

the going down
or, Morad. wherefore.
Joshua 2:9 Joshua 2:11 5:1 Leviticus 26:36 ; Psalms 22:14 ; Isaiah 13:7