Then said they, What shall bethe trespass offering which we shall return to him? They answered, Five golden emerods, and five golden mice, according tothe number of thelords of the Philistines: for one plague was on you all, and on your lords.
And when Delilah saw that he had told her all his heart, she sent and called for thelords of the Philistines, saying, Come up this once, for he hath shewed me all his heart. Then thelords of the Philistines came up unto her, and brought money in their hand.
O Lord, I beseech thee, let now thine ear be attentive to theprayer of thy servant, and to theprayer of thy servants, who desire to fear thy name: and prosper, I pray thee, thy servant this day, and grant him mercy in the sight of this man. For I was the king's cupbearer.
Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.
And weighed unto them the silver, and the gold, and the vessels, eventhe offering of the house of our God, which the king, and his counsellors, and his lords, and all Israel there present, had offered:
So they sent and gathered together all thelords of the Philistines, and said, Send away the ark of the God of Israel, and let it go again to his own place, that it slay us not, and our people: for there was a deadly destruction throughout all the city; the hand of God was very heavy there.
The Babylonians, and all the Chaldeans, Pekod, and Shoa, and Koa, and all the Assyrians with them: all of them desirable young men, captains and rulers, great lords and renowned, all of them riding upon horses.
From Sihor, which is before Egypt, even unto the borders of Ekron northward, which is counted to the Canaanite: five lords of the Philistines; the Gazathites, and the Ashdothites, the Eshkalonites, the Gittites, and the Ekronites; also the Avites:
And thelords of the Philistines came up unto her, and said unto her, Entice him, and see wherein his great strength lieth, and by what means we may prevail against him, that we may bind him to afflict him: and we will give thee every one of us eleven hundred pieces of silver.
For the fields of Heshbon languish, andthe vine of Sibmah: thelords of the heathen have broken down the principal plants thereof, they are come even unto Jazer, they wandered throughthe wilderness: her branches are stretched out, they are gone over the sea.