You will be blessed beyond all peoples; there will be no barrenness 1 among you or your livestock.
Joshua did to them as the Lord had commanded him; he hamstrung their horses and burned 1 their chariots.
They said to leave the taproot of the tree, for your kingdom will be restored to you when you come to understand that heaven 1 rules.
But leave its taproot 1 in the ground, with a band of iron and bronze around it 2 surrounded by the grass of the field. Let it become damp with the dew of the sky, and let it live with 3 the animals in the grass of the land.
As for the king seeing a holy sentinel coming down from heaven and saying, ‘Chop down the tree and destroy it, but leave its taproot in the ground, with a band of iron and bronze around it, surrounded by the grass of the field. Let it become damp with the dew of the sky, and let it live with the wild animals, until seven periods of time go by for him’ –