And afterAbimelech there arose to defendaIsraelTola the son of Puah, the son of Dodo, a man of Issachar; and he dwelt in Shamir in mountEphraim.2
And he judgedIsraeltwenty and threeyears, and died , and was buried in Shamir.3
And after him aroseJair, a Gileadite, and judgedIsraeltwenty and twoyears.4
And he had thirtysons that rode on thirty ass colts, and they had thirtycities, which are calledHavothjairb unto this day, which are in the land of Gilead.5
And Jairdied , and was buried in Camon.6
And the children of Israeldidevilagain in the sight of the LORD, and servedBaalim, and Ashtaroth, and the gods of Syria, and the gods of Zidon, and the gods of Moab, and the gods of the children of Ammon, and the gods of the Philistines, and forsook the LORD, and served not him.
And the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and he sold them into the hands of the Philistines, and into the hands of the children of Ammon.8
And that year they vexed and oppressedc the children of Israel:eighteenyears, all the children of Israel that were on the other sideJordan in the land of the Amorites, which is in Gilead.