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Judges 9:15 NIV

15 “The thornbush said to the trees, ‘If you really want to anoint me king over you, come and take refuge in my shade; but if not, then let fire come out of the thornbush and consume the cedars of Lebanon!’

References for Judges 9:15

Study tools for Judges 9:15

  • a 9:4 - That is, about 1 3/4 pounds or about 800 grams
  • b 9:29 - Septuagint; Hebrew "him.” Then he said to Abimelek, “Call out your whole army!”"
  • c 9:37 - The Hebrew for this phrase means "the navel of the earth" .
  • d 9:39 - Or "Gaal went out in the sight of"