New International Version
and many others fell slain, because the battle was God's. And they occupied the land until the exile.
King James Bible
For there fell down many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the captivity.
Darby Bible Translation
For there fell down many slain, for the war was of God. And they dwelt in their stead until the captivity.
World English Bible
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. They lived in their place until the captivity.
Young's Literal Translation
for many have fallen pierced, for of God is the battle; and they dwell in their stead till the removal.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For there fell down many slain - The hundred thousand men mentioned above were probably made slaves, and were not slain. The Targum says, one hundred thousand souls of men.
The war was of God - The Targum says, the war was מן מימרא דיי min meymera dayai, "from the Word of the Lord."
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the war was of God.
until the captivity.
"Alleluia: for the Lord God omnipotent reigneth" (Rev. 19:6). In our Foreword to the Second Edition we acknowledge the need for preserving the balance of Truth. Two things are beyond dispute: God is Sovereign, man is responsible. In this book we have sought to expound the former; in our other works we have frequently pressed the latter. That there is real danger of over-emphasising the one and ignoring the other, we readily admit; yea, history furnishes numerous examples of cases of each. To emphasise …
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What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
One of you routs a thousand, because the LORD your God fights for you, just as he promised.
2 Kings 15:29
In the time of Pekah king of Israel, Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria came and took Ijon, Abel Beth Maakah, Janoah, Kedesh and Hazor. He took Gilead and Galilee, including all the land of Naphtali, and deported the people to Assyria.
2 Kings 17:6
In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria captured Samaria and deported the Israelites to Assyria. He settled them in Halah, in Gozan on the Habor River and in the towns of the Medes.
1 Chronicles 4:41
The men whose names were listed came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah. They attacked the Hamites in their dwellings and also the Meunites who were there and completely destroyed them, as is evident to this day. Then they settled in their place, because there was pasture for their flocks.
1 Chronicles 5:21
They seized the livestock of the Hagrites--fifty thousand camels, two hundred fifty thousand sheep and two thousand donkeys. They also took one hundred thousand people captive,
2 Chronicles 32:8
With him is only the arm of flesh, but with us is the LORD our God to help us and to fight our battles." And the people gained confidence from what Hezekiah the king of Judah said.
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