Joshua 11:1-6 NIV

Northern Kings Defeated

1 When Jabin1 king of Hazor2 heard of this, he sent word to Jobab king of Madon, to the kings of Shimron3 and Acshaph,4
2 and to the northern kings who were in the mountains, in the Arabah5 south of Kinnereth,6 in the western foothills and in Naphoth Dora7 on the west;

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    • a 11:2 - Or "in the heights of Dor"
      3 to the Canaanites in the east and west; to the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites8 and Jebusites in the hill country;9 and to the Hivites10 below Hermon11 in the region of Mizpah.12

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      4 They came out with all their troops and a large number of horses and chariots--a huge army, as numerous as the sand on the seashore.13

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      5 All these kings joined forces14 and made camp together at the Waters of Merom,15 to fight against Israel.

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      6 The LORD said to Joshua, "Do not be afraid of them, because by this time tomorrow I will hand all of them over16 to Israel, slain. You are to hamstring17 their horses and burn their chariots."18

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