Judges 10:8-18 NIV

8 who that year shattered and crushed them. For eighteen years they oppressed all the Israelites on the east side of the Jordan in Gilead,1 the land of the Amorites.

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9 The Ammonites also crossed the Jordan to fight against Judah,2 Benjamin and the house of Ephraim;3 and Israel was in great distress.

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10 Then the Israelites cried4 out to the LORD, "We have sinned5 against you, forsaking our God and serving the Baals."6

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11 The LORD replied, "When the Egyptians,7 the Amorites,8 the Ammonites,9 the Philistines,10

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12 the Sidonians, the Amalekites11 and the Maonitesa12 oppressed you13 and you cried to me for help, did I not save you from their hands?

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    • c 10:12 - Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts "Midianites"
      13 But you have forsaken14 me and served other gods,15 so I will no longer save you.

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      14 Go and cry out to the gods you have chosen. Let them save16 you when you are in trouble!17"

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      15 But the Israelites said to the LORD, "We have sinned. Do with us whatever you think best,18 but please rescue us now."

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      16 Then they got rid of the foreign gods among them and served the LORD.19 And he could bear Israel's misery20 no longer.21

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      17 When the Ammonites were called to arms and camped in Gilead, the Israelites assembled and camped at Mizpah.22

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      18 The leaders of the people of Gilead said to each other, "Whoever will launch the attack against the Ammonites will be the head23 of all those living in Gilead."

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