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1 Kings 9:9 ESV

9 Then they will say, 'Because 1they abandoned the LORD their God who brought their fathers out of the land of Egypt and laid hold on other gods and worshiped them and served them. Therefore the LORD has brought all this disaster on them.'"

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  • a 9:8 - Syriac, Old Latin; Hebrew will become high
  • b 9:14 - A talent was about 75 pounds or 34 kilograms
  • c 9:18 - Hebrew lacks of Judah
  • d 9:21 - That is, set apart (devote) as an offering to the Lord (for destruction)
  • e 9:25 - Septuagint lacks with it