Judges 21
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The Israelites grieved that a tribe would be cut off. They destroyed Jabesh-gilead and captured wives for the remaining Benjaminites.

Posted on 27 Mar 2011 to 18,350 followers, with 8 retweets.

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With apologies for not mentioning the young women of Shiloh, who were carried off to be Benjaminite wives while they were dancing at a festival.




A question in V 3 ‘Lord, God of Israel,’ they cried, ‘why has this happened to Israel?
and an answer in V 25 ....... everyone did as they saw fit.

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