Exodus 17:8-16 LEB

Battle with the Amalekites

8 And Amalek came and fought with Israel at Rephidim.

References for Exodus 17:8

      9 And Moses said to Joshua, "Choose men for us, and go out, fight against Amalek tomorrow. I [will be] standing on the top of the hill, and the staff of God [will be] in my hand."
      10 And Joshua did as Moses had said to him to fight with Amalek. And Moses, Aaron, and Hur went up [to] the top of the hill.
      11 Anda when Moses raised his hand, Israel would prevail, but when he rested his hand, Amalek would prevail.

      References for Exodus 17:11

        • ž 17:11 - Literally "and it would be"
          12 But the hands of Moses [were] heavy, and they took a stone and placed it under him, and he sat on it; Aaron and Hur supported his hands, {one on each side},b and his hands [were] steady until {sundown}.c

          References for Exodus 17:12

            • ſ 17:12 - Or "one on one side and one on the other"; literally "one from this and one from this"
            • ƀ 17:12 - Literally "the coming in of the sun"
              13 And Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with [the] {edge of the sword}.d

              References for Exodus 17:13

                • Ɓ 17:13 - Literally "mouth of [the] sword"
                  14 And Yahweh said to Moses, "Write this [as] a memorial in the scroll and {recite it in the hearing of}e Joshua, because I will utterly blot out the remembrance of Amalek from under the heavens."

                  References for Exodus 17:14

                    • Ƃ 17:14 - Literally "and put in the ears of"
                      15 And Moses built an altar, and he called its name Yahweh [Is] My Banner.
                      16 And he said, "Because a hand [was] against the throne of Yah,f a war [will be] for Yahweh with Amalek from generation [to] generation."

                      References for Exodus 17:16

                        • ƃ 17:16 - Or "indeed a hand on the throne of Yah"; the phrase is unclear