For the Lord will rise up, as he did at Mount Perazim, 1 he will rouse himself, as he did in the Valley of Gibeon, 2 to accomplish his work, his peculiar work, to perform his task, his strange task. 3
De 29:21-24; Jos 10:10,12; 2Sa 5:20; 2Sa 5:25; 1Ch 14:11; 1Ch 14:16; Isa 28:19; Jer 30:14; La 2:15; La 3:33; Eze 33:21; Lu 19:41-44
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1 sn This probably alludes to David’s victory over the Philistines at Baal Perazim. See 2 Sam 5:20.
2 sn This probably alludes to the Lord’s victory over the Canaanites at Gibeon, during the days of Joshua. See Josh 10:10-11.
3 sn God’s judgment of his own people is called “his peculiar work” and “his strange task,” because he must deal with them the way he treated their enemies in the past.