Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For it came to pass, when David was in Edom, and Joab the captain of the host was gone up to bury the slain, after he had smitten every male in Edom;
2 Samuel 8:14
And he put garrisons in Edom; he put garrisons throughout all Edom, and all those of Edom became David's slaves. And the LORD saved David wherever he went.
1 Chronicles 18:12
Moreover, Abishai, the son of Zeruiah, smote Edom in the valley of salt, eighteen thousand men.
O God, thou hast cast us off, thou hast scattered us; thou hast been displeased; O turn thyself to us again.
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And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of peoples shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.
and by thy sword shalt thou live and shalt serve thy brother; yet there shall be a time when thou shalt have dominion, and thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.
And Edom shall be taken; Seir also shall be taken by his enemies; and Israel shall do valiantly.
and if the LORD thy God should deliver it into thine hands, then thou shalt smite every male thereof with the edge of the sword.
I have loved you, said the LORD. Yet ye say, In what hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? said the LORD; yet I loved Jacob,
Now therefore kill every male among the little ones and kill every woman that has known a man by lying with him.