Judges 1:1 NIV

Israel Fights the Remaining Canaanites

1 After the death of Joshua, the Israelites asked the LORD, “Who of us is to go up first to fight against the Canaanites?”

References for Judges 1:1

Study tools for Judges 1:1

  • a 1:14 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Vulgate "Othniel, he urged her"
  • b 1:16 - That is, Jericho
  • c 1:17 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
  • d 1:17 - "Hormah" means "destruction."
  • e 1:18 - Hebrew; Septuagint "Judah did not take"