The men of Israel said to Gideon, “Rule over us – you, your son, and your grandson. For you have delivered us from Midian’s power.”
All Israel rose up in unison
Too bad for us! Who can deliver us from the hand of these mighty gods? These are the gods who struck the Egyptians with all sorts of plagues in the desert!
When the people
They replied, “You have not wronged us or oppressed us. You have not taken anything from the hand of anyone.”
Come! Let’s bow down and worship!
Not to us, O Lord, not to us! But to your name bring honor,
In the evening there is sudden terror;
Some of the disciples from Caesarea
who also sealed us and gave us the Spirit in our hearts as a down payment.
At the same time pray
When Sihon and all his troops
Both night and day they were a protective wall for us the entire time we were with them, while we were tending our flocks.
You made us
The Lord who commands armies is on our side!
The Lord deserves praise,
For I consider that our present sufferings cannot even be compared
We did this