11 So all the men of Israel were gathered against the city, united together as one man.

12 (A)Then the tribes of Israel sent men through all the tribe of Benjamin, saying, “What is this wickedness that has occurred among you? 13 Now therefore, deliver up the men, (B)the [a]perverted men who are in Gibeah, that we may put them to death and (C)remove the evil from Israel!” But the children of Benjamin would not listen to the voice of their brethren, the children of Israel.

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  1. Judges 20:13 Lit. sons of Belial

35 The Lord [a]defeated Benjamin before Israel. And the children of Israel destroyed that day twenty-five thousand one hundred Benjamites; all these drew the sword.

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  1. Judges 20:35 Lit. struck