The Bible in Its Traditions

Judges 6:7–10

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And it came to pass, when the children of Israel cried unto YHWH because of Midian,

And Israel was greatly impoverished because of Madiam.

And the children of Israel cried to the LORD because of the Midianites,

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that YHWH sent a prophet unto the children of Israel; and he said unto them: 'Thus saith the YHWH, the God of Israel: I brought you up from Egypt, and brought you forth out of the house of bondage;

And the children of Israel cried to the Lord because of Madiam.

And he cried out to the Lord, requesting assistance against the Midianites.

and I delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all that oppressed you, and drove them out from before you, and gave you their land.

And the Lord sent a prophet to the children of Israel; and he said to them, Thus says the Lord God of Israel, I am he that brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and I brought you up out of the house of your bondage.

And he sent to them a man who was a prophet, and he said: “Thus says the Lord, the God of Israel: ‘I caused you to ascend from Egypt, and I led you away from the house of servitude.

10  And I said unto you: I am YHWH your God; ye shall not fear the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but ye have not hearkened unto My voice.'

10  And I delivered you out of the hand of Egypt, and out of the hand of all that afflicted you, and I cast them out before you; and I gave you their land.

10  And I freed you from the hand of the Egyptians and from all of the enemies who were afflicting you. And I cast them out at your arrival, and I delivered their land to you.