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the cattle thereof, with the edge of the sword.
DEU 13:16 And thou shalt gather all the spoil of it into the midst of
the street thereof, and shalt burn with fire the city, and all the spoil
thereof every whit, for the LORD thy God: and it shall be an heap for
ever; it shall not be built again.
DEU 13:17 And there shall cleave nought of the cursed thing to thine
hand: that the LORD may turn from the fierceness of his anger, and shew
thee mercy, and have compassion upon thee, and multiply thee, as he hath
sworn unto thy fathers;
DEU 13:18 When thou shalt hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, to
keep all his commandments which I command thee this day, to do that
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