|Overview - Judges 19|
|1||A Levite goes to Beth-lehem to fetch home his concubine.|
|16||An old man entertains him at Gibeah.|
|22||The Gibeonites abuse his concubine to death.|
|29||He divides her into twelve pieces, and sends them to the twelve tribes.|
Judges 19:6 (King James Version)
And they sat down, and did eat and drink both of them together: for the damsel's father had said unto the man, Be content, I pray thee, and tarry all night, and let thine heart be merry.
- let thine heart
- Judges 19:9 Judges 19:21 ; 9:27 16:25 Ruth 3:7 ; 1 Samuel 25:36 ; Esther 1:10 ; Psalms 104:15 ; Luke 12:19
- 1 Thessalonians 5:3 ; Revelation 11:10 Revelation 11:13
- until afternoon
- Hebrew till the day declined.
- Merely that they might avoid the heat of the day, which would have been very inconvenient in travelling.