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became a snare unto Gideon, and to his house.
JDG 8:28 Thus was Midian subdued before the children of Israel, so that
they lifted up their heads no more. And the country was in quietness
forty years in the days of Gideon.
JDG 8:29 And Jerubbaal the son of Joash went and dwelt in his own
JDG 8:30 And Gideon had threescore and ten sons of his body begotten:
for he had many wives.
JDG 8:31 And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bare him a
son, whose name he called Abimelech.
JDG 8:32 And Gideon the son of Joash died in a good old age, and was
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