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Complete Commentary on the Whole Bible, by Matthew Henry, at

Judges Chapter 20


jdg 20:0

The tribe of Benjamin nearly extirpated.

Judges 20:1

jdg 20:1

The Israelites' abhorrence of the crime committed at Gibeah, and their resolution to punish the criminals, were right; but they formed their resolves with too much haste and self-confidence. The eternal ruin of souls will be worse, and more fearful, than these desolations of a tribe.

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