New Living Translation
The Israelites sent ambassadors to King Sihon of the Amorites with this message:
King James Bible
And Israel sent messengers unto Sihon king of the Amorites, saying,
Darby Bible Translation
And Israel sent messengers to Sihon king of the Amorites, saying,
World English Bible
Israel sent messengers to Sihon king of the Amorites, saying,
Young's Literal Translation
And Israel sendeth messengers unto Sihon king of the Amorite, saying,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:21 Sent messengers - By God's allowance, that so Sihon's malice might be the more evident and inexcusable, and their title to his country more clear in the judgment of all men, as being gotten by a just war, into which they were forced for their own defence.
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After that they went to the valley in Moab where Pisgah Peak overlooks the wasteland.
This took place after he had defeated King Sihon of the Amorites, who had ruled in Heshbon, and King Og of Bashan, who had ruled in Ashtaroth and Edrei.
Moses continued, "From the wilderness of Kedemoth I sent ambassadors to King Sihon of Heshbon with this proposal of peace:
and as they camped in the valley near Beth-peor east of the Jordan River. (This land was formerly occupied by the Amorites under King Sihon, who ruled from Heshbon. But Moses and the Israelites destroyed him and his people when they came up from Egypt.
"When we came here, King Sihon of Heshbon and King Og of Bashan came out to fight against us, but we defeated them.
For we have heard how the LORD made a dry path for you through the Red Sea when you left Egypt. And we know what you did to Sihon and Og, the two Amorite kings east of the Jordan River, whose people you completely destroyed.
"Finally, I brought you into the land of the Amorites on the east side of the Jordan. They fought against you, but I destroyed them before you. I gave you victory over them, and you took possession of their land.
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