1 Chronicles 14:12
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New International Version
The Philistines had abandoned their gods there, and David gave orders to burn them in the fire.

King James Bible
And when they had left their gods there, David gave a commandment, and they were burned with fire.

Darby Bible Translation
And they left their gods there; and David commanded, and they were burned with fire.

World English Bible
They left their gods there; and David gave commandment, and they were burned with fire.

Young's Literal Translation
And they leave there their gods, and David speaketh, and they are burnt with fire.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Like the breaking forth of waters - "And David said, The Lord hath broken the enemies of David like to the breaking of a potter's vessel full of water." - T.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

were burned

Exodus 12:12 For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast...

Exodus 32:20 And he took the calf which they had made, and burnt it in the fire, and ground it to powder, and strewed it on the water...

Deuteronomy 7:5,25 But thus shall you deal with them; you shall destroy their altars, and break down their images, and cut down their groves...

1 Samuel 5:2-6 When the Philistines took the ark of God, they brought it into the house of Dagon, and set it by Dagon...

2 Kings 19:18 And have cast their gods into the fire: for they were no gods, but the work of men's hands, wood and stone...

God's Strange Work
'That He may do His work, His strange work; and bring to pass His act, His strange act.'--ISAIAH xxviii. 21. How the great events of one generation fall dead to another! There is something very pathetic in the oblivion that swallows up world- resounding deeds. Here the prophet selects two instances which to him are solemn and singular examples of divine judgment, and we have difficulty in finding out to what he refers. To him they seemed the most luminous illustrations he could find of the principle
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
Deuteronomy 7:25
The images of their gods you are to burn in the fire. Do not covet the silver and gold on them, and do not take it for yourselves, or you will be ensnared by it, for it is detestable to the LORD your God.

2 Samuel 5:21
The Philistines abandoned their idols there, and David and his men carried them off.

1 Chronicles 14:11
So David and his men went up to Baal Perazim, and there he defeated them. He said, "As waters break out, God has broken out against my enemies by my hand." So that place was called Baal Perazim.

1 Chronicles 14:13
Once more the Philistines raided the valley;

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