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Judges 1

BBE 1 Now after the death of Joshua, the children of Israel made request to the Lord, saying, Who is to go up first to make war for us against the Canaanites? NIV 1 After the death of Joshua, the Israelites asked the LORD, "Who will be the first to go up and fight for us against the Canaanites?" BBE 2 And the Lord said, Judah is to go up: see, I have given the land into his hands. NIV 2 The LORD answered, "Judah is to go; I have given the land into their hands." BBE 3 Then Judah said to Simeon his brother, Come up with me into my heritage, so that we may make war against the Canaanites; and I will then go with you into your heritage. So Simeon went with him. NIV 3 Then the men of Judah said to the Simeonites their brothers, "Come up with us into the territory allotted to us, to fight against the Canaanites. We in turn will go with you into yours." So the Simeonites went with them. BBE 4 And Judah went up; and the Lord gave the Canaanites and the Perizzites into their hands; and they overcame ten thousand of them in Bezek. NIV 4 When Judah attacked, the LORD gave the Canaanites and Perizzites into their hands and they struck down ten thousand men at Bezek. BBE 5 And they came across Adoni-zedek, and made war on him; and they overcame the Canaanites and the Perizzites. NIV 5 It was there that they found Adoni-Bezek and fought against him, putting to rout the Canaanites and Perizzites. BBE 6 But Adoni-zedek went in flight; and they went after him and overtook him, and had his thumbs and his great toes cut off. NIV 6 Adoni-Bezek fled, but they chased him and caught him, and cut off his thumbs and big toes. BBE 7 And Adoni-zedek said, Seventy kings, whose thumbs and great toes had been cut off, got broken meat under my table: as I have done, so has God done to me in full. And they took him to Jerusalem, and he came to his end there. NIV 7 Then Adoni-Bezek said, "Seventy kings with their thumbs and big toes cut off have picked up scraps under my table. Now God has paid me back for what I did to them." They brought him to Jerusalem, and he died there. BBE 8 Then the children of Judah made an attack on Jerusalem, and took it, burning down the town after they had put its people to the sword without mercy. NIV 8 The men of Judah attacked Jerusalem also and took it. They put the city to the sword and set it on fire. BBE 9 After that the children of Judah went down to make war on the Canaanites living in the hill-country and in the south and in the lowlands. NIV 9 After that, the men of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites living in the hill country, the Negev and the western foothills. BBE 10 And Caleb went against the Canaanites of Hebron: (now in earlier times Hebron was named Kiriath-arba:) and he put Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai to the sword. NIV 10 They advanced against the Canaanites living in Hebron (formerly called Kiriath Arba) and defeated Sheshai, Ahiman and Talmai. BBE 11 And from there he went up against the people of Debir. (Now the name of Debir in earlier times was Kiriath-sepher.) NIV 11 From there they advanced against the people living in Debir (formerly called Kiriath Sepher). BBE 12 And Caleb said, I will give Achsah, my daughter, as wife to the man who overcomes Kiriath-sepher and takes it. NIV 12 And Caleb said, "I will give my daughter Acsah in marriage to the man who attacks and captures Kiriath Sepher." BBE 13 And Othniel, the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, took it; so he gave him his daughter Achsah for his wife. NIV 13 Othniel son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, took it; so Caleb gave his daughter Acsah to him in marriage. BBE 14 Now when she came to him, he put into her mind the idea of requesting a field from her father: and she got down from her ass; and Caleb said to her, What is it? NIV 14 One day when she came to Othniel, she urged him to ask her father for a field. When she got off her donkey, Caleb asked her, "What can I do for you?" BBE 15 And she said to him, Give me a blessing; because you have put me in a dry south-land, now give me springs of water. So Caleb gave her the higher spring and the lower spring. NIV 15 She replied, "Do me a special favor. Since you have given me land in the Negev, give me also springs of water." Then Caleb gave her the upper and lower springs. BBE 16 Now Hobab the Kenite, Moses' father-in-law, had come up out of the town of palm-trees, with the children of Judah, into the waste land of Arad; and he went and was living among the Amalekites; NIV 16 The descendants of Moses' father-in-law, the Kenite, went up from the City of Palms with the men of Judah to live among the people of the Desert of Judah in the Negev near Arad. BBE 17 And Judah went with Simeon, his brother, and overcame the Canaanites living in Zephath, and put it under the curse; and he gave the town the name of Hormah. NIV 17 Then the men of Judah went with the Simeonites their brothers and attacked the Canaanites living in Zephath, and they totally destroyed the city. Therefore it was called Hormah. BBE 18 Then Judah took Gaza and its limit, and Ashkelon and its limit, and Ekron and its limit. NIV 18 The men of Judah also took Gaza, Ashkelon and Ekron--each city with its territory. BBE 19 And the Lord was with Judah; and he took the hill-country for his heritage; but he was unable to make the people of the valley go out, for they had war-carriages of iron. NIV 19 The LORD was with the men of Judah. They took possession of the hill country, but they were unable to drive the people from the plains, because they had iron chariots. BBE 20 And they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had said; and he took the land of the three sons of Anak, driving them out from there. NIV 20 As Moses had promised, Hebron was given to Caleb, who drove from it the three sons of Anak. BBE 21 And the children of Judah did not make the Jebusites who were living in Jerusalem go out; the Jebusites are still living with the children of Benjamin in Jerusalem. NIV 21 The Benjamites, however, failed to dislodge the Jebusites, who were living in Jerusalem; to this day the Jebusites live there with the Benjamites. BBE 22 And the family of Joseph went up against Beth-el, and the Lord was with them. NIV 22 Now the house of Joseph attacked Bethel, and the LORD was with them. BBE 23 So they sent men to make a search round Beth-el. (Now the name of the town in earlier times was Luz.) NIV 23 When they sent men to spy out Bethel (formerly called Luz), BBE 24 And the watchers saw a man coming out of the town, and said to him, If you will make clear to us the way into the town, we will be kind to you. NIV 24 the spies saw a man coming out of the city and they said to him, "Show us how to get into the city and we will see that you are treated well." BBE 25 So he made clear to them the way into the town, and they put it to the sword; but they let the man and all his family get away safe. NIV 25 So he showed them, and they put the city to the sword but spared the man and his whole family. BBE 26 And he went into the land of the Hittites, building a town there and naming it Luz: which is its name to this day. NIV 26 He then went to the land of the Hittites, where he built a city and called it Luz, which is its name to this day. BBE 27 And Manasseh did not take away the land of the people of Beth-shean and its daughter-towns, or of Taanach and its daughter-towns, or of the people of Dor and its daughter-towns, or of the people of Ibleam and its daughter-towns, or of the people of Megiddo and its daughter-towns, driving them out; but the Canaanites would go on living in that land. NIV 27 But Manasseh did not drive out the people of Beth Shan or Taanach or Dor or Ibleam or Megiddo and their surrounding settlements, for the Canaanites were determined to live in that land. BBE 28 And whenever Israel became strong, they put the Canaanites to forced work, without driving them out completely. NIV 28 When Israel became strong, they pressed the Canaanites into forced labor but never drove them out completely. BBE 29 And Ephraim did not make the Canaanites who were living in Gezer go out; but the Canaanites went on living in Gezer among them. NIV 29 Nor did Ephraim drive out the Canaanites living in Gezer, but the Canaanites continued to live there among them. BBE 30 Zebulun did not make the people of Kitron or the people of Nahalol go out; but the Canaanites went on living among them and were put to forced work. NIV 30 Neither did Zebulun drive out the Canaanites living in Kitron or Nahalol, who remained among them; but they did subject them to forced labor. BBE 31 And Asher did not take the land of the people of Acco, or Zidon, or Ahlab, or Achzib, or Helbah, or Aphik, or Rehob, driving them out; NIV 31 Nor did Asher drive out those living in Acco or Sidon or Ahlab or Aczib or Helbah or Aphek or Rehob, BBE 32 But the Asherites went on living among the Canaanites, the people of the land, without driving them out. NIV 32 and because of this the people of Asher lived among the Canaanite inhabitants of the land. BBE 33 Naphtali did not take the land of the people of Beth-shemesh or of Beth-anath, driving them out; but he was living among the Canaanites in the land; however, the people of Beth-shemesh and Beth-anath were put to forced work. NIV 33 Neither did Naphtali drive out those living in Beth Shemesh or Beth Anath; but the Naphtalites too lived among the Canaanite inhabitants of the land, and those living in Beth Shemesh and Beth Anath became forced laborers for them. BBE 34 And the children of Dan were forced into the hill-country by the Amorites, who would not let them come down into the valley; NIV 34 The Amorites confined the Danites to the hill country, not allowing them to come down into the plain. BBE 35 For the Amorites would go on living in Mount Heres, in Aijalon, and in Shaalbim; but the children of Joseph became stronger than they, and put them to forced work. NIV 35 And the Amorites were determined also to hold out in Mount Heres, Aijalon and Shaalbim, but when the power of the house of Joseph increased, they too were pressed into forced labor. BBE 36 And the limit of the Edomites went from the slope of Akrabbim from Sela and up. NIV 36 The boundary of the Amorites was from Scorpion Pass to Sela and beyond.