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you; but they shall be as thorns in your sides, and their gods shall be
a snare unto you.
JDG 2:4 And it came to pass, when the angel of the LORD spake these
words unto all the children of Israel, that the people lifted up their
voice, and wept.
JDG 2:5 And they called the name of that place Bochim: and they
sacrificed there unto the LORD.
JDG 2:6 And when Joshua had let the people go, the children of Israel
went every man unto his inheritance to possess the land.
JDG 2:7 And the people served the LORD all the days of Joshua, and all
the days of the elders that outlived Joshua, who had seen all the great
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