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Judges 6:31 NIV

31 But Joash replied to the hostile crowd around him, “Are you going to plead Baal’s cause? Are you trying to save him? Whoever fights for him shall be put to death by morning! If Baal really is a god, he can defend himself when someone breaks down his altar.”

References for Judges 6:31

Study tools for Judges 6:31

  • a 6:19 - That is, probably about 36 pounds or about 16 kilograms
  • b 6:25 - Or "Take a full-grown, mature bull from your father’s herd"
  • c 6:25 - That is, a wooden symbol of the goddess Asherah; also in verses 26, 28 and 30
  • d 6:26 - Or "build with layers of stone an"
  • e 6:26 - Or "full-grown" ; also in verse 28
  • f 6:32 - "Jerub-Baal" probably means "let Baal contend."