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Judges 17 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:1 - There was a man of the hill-country of Efrayim, whose name was Mikhah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:2 - He said to his mother, The eleven hundred pieces of silver that were taken from you, about which you did utter a curse, and did also speak it in my ears, behold, the silver is with me; I took it. His mother said, Blessed be my son of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:3 - He restored the eleven hundred pieces of silver to his mother; and his mother said, I most assuredly dedicate the silver to the LORD from my hand for my son, to make an engraved image and a molten image: now therefore I will restore it to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:4 - When he restored the money to his mother, his mother took two hundred pieces of silver, and gave them to the founder, who made of it an engraved image and a molten image: and it was in the house of Mikhah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:5 - The man Mikhah had a house of gods, and he made an efod, and terafim, and consecrated one of his sons, who became his Kohen.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:6 - In those days there was no king in Yisra'el: every man did that which was right in his own eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:7 - There was a young man out of Beit-Lechem-Yehudah, of the family of Yehudah, who was a Levite; and he sojourned there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:8 - The man departed out of the city, out of Beit-Lechem-Yehudah, to sojourn where he could find a place, and he came to the hill-country of Efrayim to the house of Mikhah, as he traveled.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:9 - Mikhah said to him, Whence come you? He said to him, I am a Levite of Beit-Lechem-Yehudah, and I go to sojourn where I may find a place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:10 - Mikhah said to him, Dwell with me, and be to me a father and a Kohen, and I will give you ten pieces of silver by the year, and a suit of clothing, and your victuals. So the Levite went in.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:11 - The Levite was content to dwell with the man; and the young man was to him as one of his sons.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:12 - Mikhah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his Kohen, and was in the house of Mikhah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:13 - Then said Mikhah, Now know I that the LORD will do me good, seeing I have a Levite to my Kohen.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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