Judges: Selected Verses

  1. But Adonibezek fled; and they pursued after him, and caught him, and cut off his thumbs and his great toes. - 1:6
  2. Threescore and ten kings, having their thumbs and their great toes cut off, gathered their meat under my table. - 1:7
  3. Caleb said, He that smiteth Kirjathsepher, and taketh it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter to wife. - 1:120
  4. The Lord ... could not drive out the inhabitants of the valley, because they had chariots of iron. - 1:19
  5. The anger of the LORD was hot against Israel ... and he sold them. - 2:14
  6. Surely he covereth his feet in his summer chamber. - 3:24
  7. Shamgar ... slew of the Philistines six hundred men with an ox goad. - 3:31
  8. Then Jael Heber's wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died. - 4:21
  9. Blessed above women shall Jael the wife of Heber the Kenite be .... She put her hand to the nail ... and with the hammer she smote Sisera, she smote off his head. - 5:24-26
  10. Have they not divided the prey; to every man a damsel or two? - 5:30
  11. There came an angel of the LORD, and sat under an oak ... And the angel of the LORD appeared unto him, and said unto him, The LORD is with thee, thou mighty man of valour. - 6:11-12
  12. The Spirit of the LORD came upon Gideon, and he blew a trumpet. - 6:13
  13. And the LORD said unto Gideon, Every one that lappeth of the water with his tongue, as a dog lappeth, him shalt thou set by himself. - 7:5
  14. And the LORD said unto Gideon, By the three hundred men that lapped will I save you. - 7:7
  15. Gideon made an ephod ... and all Israel went thither a whoring after it. - 8:27
  16. Wine ... cheereth God and man. - 9:13
  17. Jair ... had thirty sons that rode on thirty ass colts, and they had thirty cities. - 10:3-4
  18. Ibzan ... had thirty sons, and thirty daughters, whom he sent abroad, and took in thirty daughters. - 12:8-9
  19. Her father, who did with her according to his vow which he had vowed. - 11:39
  20. Abdon had 70 sons and nephews that rode on 70 ass colts. - 12:13-14
  21. Why askest thou thus after my name, seeing it is secret? - 13:18
  22. The angel of the LORD ascended in the flame of the altar. And Manoah and his wife ... fell on their faces. - 13:20
  23. I will now put forth a riddle unto you ... Out of the eater came forth meat, and out of the strong came forth sweetness. - 14:12-13
  24. Samson ... saw a woman ... of the daughters of the Philistines ... And Samson said unto his father, Get her for me; for she pleaseth me well. - 14:1-3
  25. And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he ... slew thirty men. - 14:19
  26. And Samson went and caught three hundred foxes, and took firebrands, and turned tail to tail, and put a firebrand in the midst between two tails. And when he had set the brands on fire, he let them go. - 15:4-5
  27. Then went Samson to Gaza, and saw there an harlot, and went in unto her. - 16:1
  28. Bring forth the man that came into thine house, that we may know him. - 19:22
  29. Behold, here is my daughter a maiden, and his concubine; them I will bring out now, and humble ye them, and do with them what seemeth good unto you. - 19:24
  30. But the men would not hearken to him: so the man took his concubine, and brought her forth unto them; and they knew her, and abused her all the night until the morning. - 19:25
  31. And when he was come into his house, he took a knife, and laid hold on his concubine, and divided her, together with her bones, into twelve pieces, and sent her into all the coasts of Israel. - 19:29
  32. There were seven hundred chosen men lefthanded; every one could sling stones at an hair breadth, and not miss. - 20:16
  33. The LORD delivered the Canaanites and the Perizzites into their hand: and they slew of them in Bezek ten thousand men. - 1:4
  34. The anger of the LORD was hot against Israel ... and he sold them. - 2:14
  35. Ehud said, I have a message from God unto thee. - 3:20
  36. The haft also went in after the blade; and the fat closed upon the blade, so that he could not draw the dagger out of his belly; and the dirt came out. - 3:22
  37. The Lord discomfited Sisera ... with the edge of the sword ... and there was not a man left. - 4:15-16
  38. So let all thine enemies perish, O Lord. - 5:31
  39. The LORD said unto him, Surely I will be with thee, and thou shalt smite the Midianites as one man. - 6:16
  40. The LORD set every man's sword against his fellow. - 7:22
  41. They ... brought the heads of Oreb and Zeeb to Gideon. - 7:25
  42. I will tear your flesh with the thorns ... and with briers. - 8:7
  43. He took the elders of the city, and thorns ... and briers, and with them he taught the men of Succoth. - 8:16
  44. He beat down the tower of Penuel, and slew the men of the city. - 8:17
  45. Abimelech ... slew his brethren ... threescore and ten persons, upon one stone. - 9:5
  46. God sent an evil spirit. - 9:23
  47. The anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and he sold them. - 10:7
  48. If ye had not plowed with my heifer, ye had not found out my riddle. - 14:18
  49. And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he ... slew thirty men. - 14:19
  50. But Samson's wife was given to his companion. - 14:20
  51. Her father said, I verily thought that thou hadst utterly hated her; therefore I gave her to thy companion: is not her younger sister fairer than she? take her, I pray thee, instead of her. - 15:2
  52. He smote them hip and thigh with a great slaughter. - 15:8
  53. The spirit of the Lord came mightily upon him ... And he found a new jawbone of an ass and slew a thousand men therewith. - 15:14-15
  54. And Samson said, With the jawbone of an ass, heaps upon heaps, with the jaw of an ass have I slain a thousand men. - 15:16
  55. The house fell upon the lords, and upon all the people that were therein. So the dead which he slew at his death were more than they which he slew in his life. - 16:30
  56. His concubine played the whore against him. - 19:2
  57. I took my concubine, and cut her in pieces, and sent her throughout all the country. - 20:6
  58. Go and smite the inhabitants of Jabeshgilead with the edge of the sword, with the women and the children. - 21:10
  59. Ye shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that hath lain by man. - 21:10
  60. They gave them wives which they had saved alive of the women of Jabeshgilead. - 21:21