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But the Israelites intermarried with them and served their gods.

Othniel, the model judge

The Israelites did things that the Lord saw as evil, and they forgot the Lord their God. They served the Baals and the Asherahs.[a] The Lord became angry with Israel and gave them over to King Cushan-rishathaim of Aram-naharaim. The Israelites served Cushan-rishathaim eight years.

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  1. Judges 3:7 Heb asherim; perhaps objects or a pole devoted to the goddess Asherah

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