Joshua 7:4

“So there went up thither of the people about three thousand men: and they fled before the men of Ai.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Joshua 7:4

So there went vp thither of the people about three thousand men, and they fled before the men of Ai.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So about three thousand men from the people went up there, but they fled from the men of Ai.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So there went up thither of the people about three thousand men: and they fled before the men of Ai.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So about three thousand of the people went up, and were sent in flight by the men of Ai.
- Basic English Bible

And there went up thither of the people about three thousand men, but they fled before the men of Ai.
- Darby Bible

So there went up thither of the people about three thousand men: and they fled before the men of Ai.
- Webster's Bible

So about three thousand men of the people went up there, and they fled before the men of Ai.
- World English Bible

And there go up of the people thither about three thousand men, and they flee before the men of Ai,
- Youngs Literal Bible

So there went up thither of the people about three thousand men; and they fled before the men of Ai.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Joshua 7:4

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 7:4


7:4 They fled - Not having courage to strike a stroke, which was a plain evidence that God had forsaken then; and an useful instruction, to shew them what they were when God left them: and that it was God, not their own valour, that gave the Canaanites into their hands.


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