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deliver us. Hath any of the gods of the nations delivered his land out
of the hand of the king of Assyria?
ISA 36:19 Where are the gods of Hamath and Arphad? where are the gods
of Sepharvaim? and have they delivered Samaria out of my hand?
ISA 36:20 Who are they among all the gods of these lands, that have
delivered their land out of my hand, that the LORD should deliver
Jerusalem out of my hand?
ISA 36:21 But they held their peace, and answered him not a word: for
the king's commandment was, saying, Answer him not.
ISA 36:22 Then came Eliakim, the son of Hilkiah, that was over the
household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah, the son of Asaph, the
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