0 Judith selected verses

Let us go down, and ... confound their language. Genesis 11:7

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Judith: Selected Verses

  1. The priests put on haircloths, and they caused the little children to lie prostrate before the temple of the Lord, and the altar of the Lord they covered with haircloth.   4:8
  2. They who offered the holocausts to the Lord, offered the sacrifices to the Lord girded with haircloths, and with ashes upon their head.   4:15
  3. The children of Israel, when they saw the multitude of them, prostrated themselves upon the ground, putting ashes upon their heads.   7:4
  4. She [Judith] wore haircloth upon her loins.   8:6
  5. Judith went into her oratory: and putting on haircloth, laid ashes on her head: and falling down prostrate before the Lord.   9:1
  6. O Lord God of my father Simeon, who gavest him a sword to execute vengeance against strangers, who had defiled by their uncleanness, and uncovered the virgin unto confusion.   9:2
  7. And who gavest their wives to be made a prey, and their daughters into captivity: and all their spoils to be divided to thy servants, who were zealous with thy zeal.   9:3
  8. Holofernes was made merry on her occasion, and drank exceeding much wine, so much as he had never drunk in his life.   12:20
  9. She [Judith] struck twice upon his neck, and cut off his head.   13:10
  10. She [Judith] went out, and delivered the head of Holofernes to her maid, and bade her put it into her wallet.   13:11
  11. Judith said: Praise ye the Lord ... by me ... he hath killed the enemy of his people.   13:17
  12. Then she brought forth the head of Holofernes out of the wallet, and shewed it them, saying: Behold the head of Holofernes.   13:19
  13. Blessed art thou [Judith] ... above all women upon the earth.   13:23
  14. Blessed be the Lord ... who hath directed thee to the cutting off the head of the prince of our enemies.   13:24
  15. God ...hath cut off the head of all the unbelievers this night by my hand.   13:27
  16. Judith said to all the people: Hear me, my brethren, hang ye up this head upon our walls.   14:1
  17. When the captains of them shall run to the tent of Holofernes, and shall find him without his head wallowing in his blood, fear shall fall upon them.   14:4
  18. Then Achior seeing the power that the God of Israel had wrought, leaving the religion of the gentiles, he believed God, and circumcised the flesh of his foreskin, and was joined to the people of Israel.   14:6
  19. They hung up the head of Holofernes upon the walls.   14:7
  20. Vagao ... perceived no motion of one lying, he came near to the curtain, and lifting it up, and seeing the body of Holofernes, lying upon the ground, without the head, sweltering in his blood, he cried out with a loud voice, with weeping, and rent his garments.   14:13
  21. One Hebrew woman hath made confusion in the house of king Nabuchodonosor: for behold Holofernes lieth upon the ground, and his head is not upon him.   14:16

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