|Overview - Judges 6|
|1||The Israelites for their sin are oppressed by Midian.|
|8||A prophet rebukes them.|
|11||An angel sends Gideon for their deliverance.|
|17||Gideon's present is consumed with fire.|
|24||Gideon destroys Baal's altar, and offers a sacrifice upon the altar Jehovah-shalom.|
|28||Joash defends his son, and calls shim Jerubbaal.|
Judges 6:4 (King James Version)
And they encamped against them, and destroyed the increase of the earth, till thou come unto Gaza, and left no sustenance for Israel, neither sheep, nor ox, nor ass.
- Leviticus 26:16 ; Deuteronomy 28:30 Deuteronomy 28:33 Deuteronomy 28:51 ; Micah 6:15
- till thou come
- The Midianites dwelt beyond the eastern borders of the land of Canaan, east of the Dead Sea, and Gaza was on the Mediterranean, on the west: so that these invaders ravaged the whole breadth of the land.
- Genesis 10:19 ; 13:10
- left no
- Proverbs 28:3 ; Jeremiah 49:9 Jeremiah 49:10 ; Obadiah 1:5
- or, goat.