Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He slew of Edom in the valley of salt ten thousand, and took Selah by war, and called the name of it Joktheel unto this day.


Bible References


2 Kings 8:20
In his time, Edom made themselves free from the rule of Judah, and took a king for themselves.
2 Chronicles 25:11
Then Amaziah took heart, and went out at the head of his people and came to the Valley of Salt, where he put to death ten thousand of the children of Seir;


Joshua 15:38
And Dilan, and Mizpeh, and Joktheel;

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