12 The ⌊Israelites⌋m were unable to stand before their enemies; ⌊they fled from their enemies⌋n because they have become a thing devotedo for destruction. ⌊I will be with you no more⌋p unless you destroy the devoted thingsq from among you.
Literally “sons/children of Israel”
Literally “they turned their neck before their enemies”
Literally “I will not do again to be with you”
Hebrew “thing” or “consecrated possession”