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32 The Lord handed Lachish over to Israel, and they[a] captured it on the second day. They put the sword to all who lived there, just as they had done to Libnah. 33 Then King Horam of Gezer came up to help Lachish, but Joshua struck him down, as well as his army,[b] until no survivors remained.

34 Joshua and all Israel marched from Lachish to Eglon. They deployed troops[c] and fought against it.

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  1. Joshua 10:32 tn Heb “he”; the implied subject may be Israel, or Joshua (as the commanding general of the army).
  2. Joshua 10:33 tn Heb “people.”
  3. Joshua 10:34 tn Heb “they encamped against it.”