The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
thy mouth, and go with us, and be to us a father and a priest: is it
better for thee to be a priest unto the house of one man, or that thou
be a priest unto a tribe and a family in Israel?
JDG 18:20 And the priest's heart was glad, and he took the ephod, and
the teraphim, and the graven image, and went in the midst of the people.
JDG 18:21 So they turned and departed, and put the little ones and the
cattle and the carriage before them.
JDG 18:22 And when they were a good way from the house of Micah, the
men that were in the houses near to Micah's house were gathered
together, and overtook the children of Dan.
JDG 18:23 And they cried unto the children of Dan. And they turned
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