Judges 11:5

“And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land of Tob:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Judges 11:5

And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the Elders of Gilead went to fetch Iephthah out of the land of Tob,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the sons of Ammon fought against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to get Jephthah from the land of Tob;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it was so, that, when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land of Tob;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the responsible men of Gilead went to get Jephthah back from the land of Tob;
- Basic English Bible

And when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land of Tob.
- Darby Bible

And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to bring Jephthah out of the land of Tob:
- Webster's Bible

It was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to get Jephthah out of the land of Tob;
- World English Bible

and it cometh to pass, when the Bene-Ammon have fought with Israel, that the elders of Gilead go to take Jephthah from the land of Tob;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land of Tob.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Judges 11:5

Wesley's Notes for Judges 11:5


11:5 Went - By direction from God, who both qualified him for, and called him to the office of a judge, otherwise they might not have chosen a bastard.


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