5 And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, dthe elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land of bTob: 6 And they said unto Jephthah, Come, and be our captain, that we may fight with the children of Ammon. 7 And Jephthah said unto the elders of Gilead, eDid not ye hate me, and expel me out of my father’s house? and why are ye come unto me now when ye are in distress? 8 And the elders of Gilead said unto Jephthah, Therefore we turn again to thee now, that thou mayest go with us, and fight against the children of Ammon, and be dour head over all the inhabitants of Gilead. 9 And Jephthah said unto the elders of Gilead, If ye bring me home again to fight against the children of Ammon, and the Lord deliver them before me, shall I be your head? 10 And the elders of Gilead said unto Jephthah, The Lord †be witness between us, fif we do not so according to thy words. 11 Then Jephthah went with the elders of Gilead, and the people made him ghead and captain over them: and Jephthah uttered all his words hbefore the Lord in iMizpeh.
ver. 5. 2 Sam. 10:6, 8. 1 Macc. 5:13. 2 Macc. 12:17?
So Gen. 26:27.
Heb. be the hearer between us.
1 Sam. 10:19, 25. & 11:15. & 12:7. So ch. 20:1. 1 Sam. 10:17.
ch. 10:17. See Josh. 11:3.