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Judges 16:23 NIV

The Death of Samson

23 Now the rulers of the Philistines assembled to offer a great sacrifice to Dagon their god and to celebrate, saying, “Our god has delivered Samson, our enemy, into our hands.”

References for Judges 16:23

Study tools for Judges 16:23

  • a 16:5 - That is, about 28 pounds or about 13 kilograms
  • b 16:14 - Some Septuagint manuscripts; Hebrew "replied, “I can if you weave the seven braids of my head into the fabric on the loom.” " 14"So she"
  • c 16:19 - Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts "and he began to weaken"
  • d 16:31 - Traditionally "judged"