Judges 19:7

7 And when the man got up to go, his father-in-law persuaded him, so he stayed there that night.

Read Judges 19:7 Using Other Translations

And when the man rose up to depart, his father in law urged him: therefore he lodged there again.
And when the man rose up to go, his father-in-law pressed him, till he spent the night there again.
The man got up to leave, but his father-in-law kept urging him to stay, so he finally gave in and stayed the night.

What does Judges 19:7 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Judges 19:7

And when the man rose up to depart
Rose up from table, having ate and drank sufficiently, in order to depart the house, and proceed on his journey:

his father in law urged him;
with much entreaty, and earnest solicitations, that he would stay all night with him:

therefore he lodged there again;
another night, being prevailed upon through his father's importunity.

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