22 If their fathers or brothers come to you and protest, you can tell them, "Please let us keep them, because we did not take them from you in battle to be our wives. And since you did not give them to us, you are not guilty of breaking your promise.' "

References for Judges 21:22

    • a 21:22 - [One ancient translation] you; [Hebrew] us.
    • b 21:22 - [Probable text] you; [Hebrew] we.