Judges 4:14

Overview - Judges 4
Deborah and Barak deliver them from Jabin and Sisera.
17 Jael kills Sisera.
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Judges 4:14  (King James Version)
And Deborah said unto Barak, Up; for this is the day in which the LORD hath delivered Sisera into thine hand: is not the LORD gone out before thee? So Barak went down from mount Tabor, and ten thousand men after him.
 


Up
19:28 Genesis 19:14 ; 44:4 Joshua 7:13 ; 1 Samuel 9:26

for this
This is exactly the purpose for which the Septuagint states, ver. 8, that Barak wished Deborah to accompany him: "Because I know not the day in which God will send his angel to give me prosperity."

is not
Deuteronomy 9:3 ; 2 Samuel 5:24 ; Psalms 68:7 Psalms 68:8 ; Isaiah 52:12 ; Micah 2:13

mount
Mount Tabor, called by the Arabs Djebel Tour, is almost entirely insulated, and rises up in the plain of Esdraelon, about six miles from Nazareth, in a conical form, somewhat like a sugar-loaf. Josephus states its height to be thirty stadia, with a plain of 26 stadia in circumference on its top, on which was formerly a city, which was used as a military post. It is described as an exceedingly beautiful mountain, having a rich soil, producing excellent herbage, and adorned with groves and clumps of trees.
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