New Living Translation
For twelve years they had been subject to King Kedorlaomer, but in the thirteenth year they rebelled against him.
King James Bible
Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
Darby Bible Translation
Twelve years had they served Chedorlaomer; and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
World English Bible
Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year, they rebelled.
Young's Literal Translation
twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and the thirteenth year they rebelled.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
14:4 Twelve years they served him - The Sodomites were the posterity of Canaan, whom Noah had pronounced a servant to Shem, from whom Elam descended. Thus soon did that prophecy begin to be fulfilled. In the thirteenth year, beginning to be weary of their subjection, they rebelled - Denied their tribute, and attempted to shake off the yoke.
LibraryMoses and his Writings
[Illustration: (drop cap W) Clay letter tablet of Moses' time.] We now begin to understand a little of the very beginning of God's Book--of the times in which it was written, the materials used by its first author, and the different kinds of writing from which he had to choose; but we must go a step farther. How much did Moses know about the history of his forefathers, Abraham and Jacob, and of all the old nations and kings mentioned in Genesis, before God called him to the great work of writing …
Mildred Duff—The Bible in its Making
The Pioneer's Influence Upon a Nation's Ideals.
The First Chaldaean Empire and the Hyksos in Egypt
The Gospel Feast
About this time war broke out in the region. King Amraphel of Babylonia, King Arioch of Ellasar, King Kedorlaomer of Elam, and King Tidal of Goiim
This second group of kings joined forces in Siddim Valley (that is, the valley of the Dead Sea).
One year later Kedorlaomer and his allies arrived and defeated the Rephaites at Ashteroth-karnaim, the Zuzites at Ham, the Emites at Shaveh-kiriathaim,
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