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They even surrounded the altar with sackcloth and cried out in unison, praying earnestly to the God of Israel not to give up their infants as prey and their wives as booty, and the cities they had inherited to be destroyed, and the sanctuary to be profaned and desecrated to the malicious joy of the Gentiles.
For it would be better for us to be captured by them; for we will be slaves, but our lives will be spared, and we shall not witness the death of our babes before our eyes, or see our wives and children draw their last breath.
and thou gavest their wives for a prey and their daughters to captivity, and all their booty to be divided among thy beloved sons, who were zealous for thee, and abhorred the pollution of their blood, and called on thee for help—O God, my God, hear me also, a widow.
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32 topical index results for “wives”

BATH-SHEBA (BATHSHEBA) » Wife of Uriah and later one of the wives of David
CANAANITES » The exile Jews take wives from (Ezra 9:2)
JEHIEL » Name of two priests who married idolatrous wives (Ezra 10:21,26)
MANASSEH » Two Jews who put away (divorced) their Gentile wives after the captivity (Ezra 10:30,33)
MATTANIAH » Four Israelites who divorced their Gentile wives after the captivity (Ezra 10:26,27,30,37)
MATTENAI » Two Israelites who put away (divorced) their Gentile wives after the captivity (Ezra 10:33,37)
MOLECH » Worshiped by the wives of Solomon, and by Solomon (1 Kings 11:1-8)
SHECHANIAH » A Jew who proposed the putting away (divorce) of Gentile wives to Ezra (Ezra 10:2)
SHELEMIAH » Name of two descendants of Bani who put away (divorced) Gentile wives (Ezra 10:39,41)
SHEMARIAH » The name of two Israelites who put away (divorced) Gentile wives (Ezra 10:32,41)
SHIMEI » The name of two Israelites who put away (divorced) Gentile wives (Ezra 10:33,38)
EZRA » A famous scribe and priest » Exhorts people to put away their heathen wives (Ezra 9;10:1-17)
INSTABILITY » INSTANCES OF » Solomon, in yielding to his idolatrous wives (1 Kings 11:1-8)