The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
JDG 10:9 Moreover the children of Ammon passed over Jordan to fight
also against Judah, and against Benjamin, and against the house of
Ephraim; so that Israel was sore distressed.
JDG 10:10 And the children of Israel cried unto the LORD, saying, We
have sinned against thee, both because we have forsaken our God, and
also served Baalim.
JDG 10:11 And the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Did not I
deliver you from the Egyptians, and from the Amorites, from the children
of Ammon, and from the Philistines?
JDG 10:12 The Zidonians also, and the Amalekites, and the Maonites, did
oppress you; and ye cried to me, and I delivered you out of their hand.
King James Bible