The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
shouted, it came to pass, that God smote Jeroboam and all Israel before
Abijah and Judah.
CH2 13:16 And the children of Israel fled before Judah: and God
delivered them into their hand.
CH2 13:17 And Abijah and his people slew them with a great slaughter:
so there fell down slain of Israel five hundred thousand chosen men.
CH2 13:18 Thus the children of Israel were brought under at that time,
and the children of Judah prevailed, because they relied upon the LORD
God of their fathers.
CH2 13:19 And Abijah pursued after Jeroboam, and took cities from him,
Bethel with the towns thereof, and Jeshanah with the towns thereof, and
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