Judges 5:7

The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, vntill that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The peasantry ceased, they ceased in Israel, Until I, Deborah, arose, Until I arose, a mother in Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The rulers ceased in Israel, they ceased, Until that I Deborah arose, That I arose a mother in Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Country towns were no more in Israel, *** were no more, till you, Deborah, came up, till you came up as a mother in Israel.
- Basic English Bible

The villages ceased in Israel, Ceased until that I Deborah arose, That I arose a mother in Israel.
- Darby Bible

The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel.
- Webster's Bible

The rulers ceased in Israel. They ceased until I, Deborah, arose; Until I arose a mother in Israel.
- World English Bible

Villages ceased in Israel -- they ceased, Till that I arose -- Deborah, That I arose, a mother in Israel.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The rulers ceased in Israel, they ceased, until that thou didst arise, Deborah, that thou didst arise a mother in Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Judges 5:7


5:7 Ceased - The people forsook all their unfortified towns, not being able to protect them from military insolence. A mother - That is, to be to them as a mother, to instruct, and rule, and protect them, which duties a mother owes to her children.


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