They raped 1 women in Zion, virgins in the towns of Judah.
Suppose a man comes across a virgin who is not engaged and overpowers and rapes 1 her and they are discovered.
But if the man came across 1 the engaged woman in the field and overpowered her and raped 2 her, then only the rapist 3 must die.
The leaders of Gibeah attacked me and at night surrounded the house where I was staying. 1 They wanted to kill me; instead they abused my concubine so badly that she died.
Their children will be smashed to pieces before their very eyes; their houses will be looted and their wives raped.
The men refused to listen to him, so the Levite 1 grabbed his concubine and made her go outside. 2 They raped 3 her and abused her all night long until morning. They let her go at dawn.
For I will gather all the nations against Jerusalem 1 to wage war; the city will be taken, its houses plundered, and the women raped. Then half of the city will go into exile, but the remainder of the people will not be taken away. 2
But he refused to listen to her. 1 He overpowered her and humiliated her by raping her. 2
When Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite, who ruled that area, saw her, he grabbed her, forced himself on her, 1 and sexually assaulted her. 2
Jonadab, the son of David’s brother Shimeah, said, “My lord should not say, ‘They have killed all the young men who are the king’s sons.’ For only Amnon is dead. This is what Absalom has talked about 1 from the day that Amnon 2 humiliated his sister Tamar.
Jacob’s sons killed them 1 and looted the city because their sister had been violated. 2
if I have eaten its produce without paying, 1 or caused the death 2 of its owners, 3
Poor dear Egypt 1 will be put to shame. She will be handed over to the people from the north.”
Now Jacob’s sons had come in from the field when they heard the news. 1 They 2 were offended 3 and very angry because Shechem 4 had disgraced Israel 5 by sexually assaulting 6 Jacob’s daughter, a crime that should not be committed. 7
The man who has raped her must pay her father fifty shekels of silver and she must become his wife because he has violated her; he may never divorce her as long as he lives.
When 1 Jacob heard that Shechem 2 had violated his daughter Dinah, his sons were with the livestock in the field. So Jacob remained silent 3 until they came in.
Jacob’s sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceitfully when they spoke because Shechem 1 had violated their sister Dinah.
for the man 1 met her in the field and the engaged woman cried out, but there was no one to rescue her.
But Absalom said nothing to Amnon, either bad or good, yet Absalom hated Amnon because he had humiliated his sister Tamar.
For whenever I prophesy, 1 I must cry out, 2 “Violence and destruction are coming!” 3 This message from the Lord 4 has made me an object of continual insults and derision.