Judges 6:6
New International Version
Midian so impoverished the Israelites that they cried out to the LORD for help.

New Living Translation
So Israel was reduced to starvation by the Midianites. Then the Israelites cried out to the LORD for help.

English Standard Version
And Israel was brought very low because of Midian. And the people of Israel cried out for help to the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
Israel was greatly impoverished by Midian, and the Israelites cried out to the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
So Israel was brought very low because of Midian, and the sons of Israel cried to the LORD.

King James Bible
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites; and the children of Israel cried unto the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
So Israel became poverty-stricken because of Midian, and the Israelites cried out to the LORD.

Good News Translation
and Israel was helpless against them.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Israel became poverty-stricken because of Midian, and the Israelites cried out to the LORD.

International Standard Version
Because Israel was deeply impoverished due to the Midianites, they cried out to the LORD.

NET Bible
Israel was so severely weakened by Midian that the Israelites cried out to the LORD for help.

New Heart English Bible
Israel was brought very low because of Midian; and the children of Israel cried to the LORD.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So the Israelites became very poor because of Midian and cried out to the LORD for help.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Israel was brought very low because of Midian; and the children of Israel cried unto the LORD.

New American Standard 1977
So Israel was brought very low because of Midian, and the sons of Israel cried to the LORD.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites, and the sons of Israel cried unto the LORD.

King James 2000 Bible
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites; and the children of Israel cried unto the LORD.

American King James Version
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites; and the children of Israel cried to the LORD.

American Standard Version
And Israel was brought very low because of Midian; and the children of Israel cried unto Jehovah.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of Madiam.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Israel was humbled exceedingly in the sight of Madian.

Darby Bible Translation
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of Midian. And the children of Israel cried to Jehovah.

English Revised Version
And Israel was brought very low because of Midian; and the children of Israel cried unto the LORD.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites; and the children of Israel cried to the LORD.

World English Bible
Israel was brought very low because of Midian; and the children of Israel cried to Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
And Israel is very weak from the presence of Midian, and the sons of Israel cry unto Jehovah.
Study Bible
Midian Oppresses Israel
5For the Midianites came with their livestock and their tents like a great swarm of locusts. They and their camels were innumerable, and they entered the land to ravage it. 6Israel was greatly impoverished by Midian, and the Israelites cried out to the LORD. 7Now when the Israelites cried out to the LORD because of Midian,…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 28:43
The foreigner living among you will rise higher and higher above you, while you sink down lower and lower.

Judges 6:7
Now when the Israelites cried out to the LORD because of Midian,

Psalm 106:43
Many times He rescued them, but they were bent on rebellion and sank down in their iniquity.

Treasury of Scripture

And Israel was greatly impoverished because of the Midianites; and the children of Israel cried to the LORD.

impoverished

Psalm 106:43
Many times did he deliver them; but they provoked him with their counsel, and were brought low for their iniquity.

Jeremiah 5:17
And they shall eat up thine harvest, and thy bread, which thy sons and thy daughters should eat: they shall eat up thy flocks and thine herds: they shall eat up thy vines and thy fig trees: they shall impoverish thy fenced cities, wherein thou trustedst, with the sword.

Malachi 1:4
Whereas Edom saith, We are impoverished, but we will return and build the desolate places; thus saith the LORD of hosts, They shall build, but I will throw down; and they shall call them, The border of wickedness, and, The people against whom the LORD hath indignation for ever.

cried

Judges 3:9,15
And when the children of Israel cried unto the LORD, the LORD raised up a deliverer to the children of Israel, who delivered them, even Othniel the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother…

Psalm 50:15
And call upon me in the day of trouble: I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me.

Psalm 78:34
When he slew them, then they sought him: and they returned and inquired early after God.







Lexicon
Israel
יִשְׂרָאֵ֛ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

was greatly
מְאֹ֖ד (mə·’ōḏ)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3966: Vehemence, vehemently, wholly, speedily

impoverished
וַיִּדַּ֧ל (way·yid·dal)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1809: To slacken, be feeble, to be oppressed

by
מִפְּנֵ֣י (mip·pə·nê)
Preposition-m | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 6440: The face

Midian,
מִדְיָ֑ן (miḏ·yān)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4080: Midian -- a son of Abraham and Keturah, also his descendants and the region where they settled

and the Israelites
בְנֵֽי־ (ḇə·nê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

cried out
וַיִּזְעֲק֥וּ (way·yiz·‘ă·qū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 2199: To shriek, to announce, convene publicly

to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

the LORD.
יְהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel
(6) Impoverished.--The LXX. render it, "was reduced to pauperism." The word implies flaccidity and helplessness, "as of a door hanging loose on its hinges, or a sere leaf shaking on a tree."

Cried unto the Lord.--See Judges 3:9; Judges 3:15; Judges 4:3; Psalm 107:13; Hosea 5:15.

6:1-6 Israel's sin was renewed, and Israel's troubles were repeated. Let all that sin expect to suffer. The Israelites hid themselves in dens and caves; such was the effect of a guilty conscience. Sin dispirits men. The invaders left no food for Israel, except what was taken into the caves. They prepared that for Baal with which God should have been served, now God justly sends an enemy to take it away in the season thereof.
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