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“Therefore say: ‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: Although I have removed them far away among the nations and have dispersed them among the countries, I have been a little
You must go instead to my country and to my relatives
Jacob sent messengers on ahead
Then Abdon son of Hillel the Pirathonite died and was buried in Pirathon in the land of Ephraim, in the hill country of the Amalekites.
I scattered them among the nations; they were dispersed throughout foreign countries. In accordance with their behavior and their deeds I judged them.
(For Jesus himself had testified that a prophet has no honor in his own country.)
When he reached Seirah,
Their dwelling place was from Mesha all the way to
For those who speak in such a way make it clear that they are seeking a homeland.
Then he cried out to me, “Look! The ones going to the northland have brought me
“It is not our custom here,”
The Amorites forced the people of Dan to live in the hill country. They did not allow them to live in
He built cities in the hill country of Judah and fortresses and towers in the forests.
I will scatter you among the nations and disperse you among various countries; I will remove your impurity from you.
I will scatter the Egyptians among the nations and disperse them among foreign countries. Then they will know that I am the Lord.”
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Geber son of Uri was in charge of the land of Gilead (the territory which had once belonged to King Sihon of the Amorites and to King Og of Bashan). He was sole governor of the area.