David inquired of the Lord, saying, “Should I pursue this raiding band? Will I overtake them?” He said to him, “Pursue, for you will certainly overtake them and carry out a rescue!”
When the man 1 overtook them, he spoke these words to them.
Men 1 move boundary stones; they seize the flock and pasture them. 2
Terrors overwhelm him like a flood; 1 at night a whirlwind carries him off.
Threshing season will extend for you until the season for harvesting grapes, 1 and the season for harvesting grapes will extend until sowing season, so 2 you will eat your bread until you are satisfied, 3 and you will live securely in your land.
Whoever strikes it with a sword 1 will have no effect, 2 nor with the spear, arrow, or dart.
I chase my enemies and catch 1 them; I do not turn back until I wipe them out.
Pour out your judgment 1 on them! May your raging anger 2 overtake them!
None who go in to her will return, 1 nor will they reach the paths of life. 2
The enemy said, ‘I will chase, 1 I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my desire 2 will be satisfied on them. I will draw 3 my sword, my hand will destroy them.’ 4
“He will then make one of the turtledoves 1 or young pigeons, which are within his means, 2
This is the law of the one in whom there is a diseased infection, 1 who does not have sufficient means for his purification.” 2
If a man has no redeemer, but he prospers 1 and gains enough for its redemption, 2
All these blessings will come to you in abundance 1 if you obey the Lord your God:
may an enemy relentlessly chase 1 me 2 and catch me; 3 may he trample me to death 4 and leave me lying dishonored in the dust. 5 (Selah)
Laban overtook Jacob, and when Jacob pitched his tent in the hill country of Gilead, Laban and his relatives set up camp there too. 1
and two turtledoves or two young pigeons, 1 which are within his means. 2 One will be a sin offering and the other a burnt offering. 3
a sin offering and the other a burnt offering along with the grain offering. 1 So the priest is to make atonement for the one being cleansed before the Lord.
“‘If a resident foreigner who is with you prospers 1 and your brother becomes impoverished with regard to him so that 2 he sells himself to a resident foreigner who is with you or to a member 3 of a foreigner’s family,
or his uncle or his cousin 1 may redeem him, or anyone of the rest of his blood relatives – his family 2 – may redeem him, or if 3 he prospers he may redeem himself.