Internet Verse Search Commentaries Word Analysis ITL - draft

Judges 5:23


‘Call judgment down on 1  Meroz,’ says the Lord’s angelic 2  messenger; ‘Be sure 3  to call judgment down on 4  those who live there, because they did not come to help in the Lord’s battle, 5  to help in the Lord’s battle against the warriors.’ 6 


Jud 2:1; Jud 4:6; Jud 6:11; Jud 13:3; Jud 21:9,10; 1Sa 17:47; 1Sa 18:17; 1Sa 25:28; 1Sa 26:19; Ne 3:5; Jer 48:10; Mt 25:41; Ro 15:18; 1Co 3:9; 1Co 16:22; 2Co 6:1

NET © Notes

tn Heb “Curse Meroz.”

tn The adjective “angelic” is interpretive.

tn Heb “Curse, cursing.” The Hebrew construction is emphatic.

tn Heb “[to] curse.”

tn Heb “to the help of the Lord” (the same Hebrew phrase occurs in the following line). Another option is to read “to aid the Lord’s cause.”

tn Or “along with the other warriors.”

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