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Judges 19:24-25

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19:24 Here are my virgin daughter and my guest’s 1  concubine. I will send them out and you can abuse them and do to them whatever you like. 2  But don’t do such a disgraceful thing to this man!” 19:25 The men refused to listen to him, so the Levite 3  grabbed his concubine and made her go outside. 4  They raped 5  her and abused her all night long until morning. They let her go at dawn.

1 tn Heb “his”; the referent (the visiting Levite) has been specified in the translation for clarity.

2 tn Heb “what is good in your eyes.”

3 tn Heb “he”; the referent (the Levite) has been specified in the translation for clarity.

4 tn Heb “and he caused [her] to go outside to them.”

5 tn Heb “knew,” in the sexual sense.



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