2 Chronicles 16:7-9 NIV

7 At that time Hanani1 the seer came to Asa king of Judah and said to him: "Because you relied2 on the king of Aram and not on the LORD your God, the army of the king of Aram has escaped from your hand.

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8 Were not the Cushitesa3 and Libyans a mighty army with great numbers4 of chariots and horsemenb ? Yet when you relied on the LORD, he delivered5 them into your hand.

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    • b 16:8 - That is, people from the upper Nile region
    • c 16:8 - Or "charioteers"
      9 For the eyes6 of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. You have done a foolish7 thing, and from now on you will be at war.8"

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