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Judges 21:3

“And said, O Lord God of Israel, why is this come to passe in Israel, that there should bee to day one tribe lacking in Israel?”

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Judges 21:3

1. Nowe the men of Israel had sworne in Mizpeh, saying, There shall not any of vs giue his daughter vnto Beniamin to wife. 2. And the people came to the house of God, and abode there till euen before God, and lift vp their voices, and wept sore: 3. And said, O Lord God of Israel, why is this come to passe in Israel, that there should bee to day one tribe lacking in Israel? 4. And it came to passe on the morrow, that the people rose early, and built there an Altar, and offered burnt offerings, and peace offerings. 5. And the children of Israel sayd, Who is there among all the tribes of Israel, that came not vp with the congregation vnto the Lord ? for they had made a great oath concerning him that came not vp to the Lord to Mizpeh, saying, He shall surely be put to death. 6. And the children of Israel repented them for Beniamin their brother, and said, There is one tribe cut off from Israel this day:

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