Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When he entered his house, he took a knife and laid hold of his concubine and
cut her in twelve pieces, limb by limb, and sent her throughout the territory of Israel.
Folly in israel
And we will take 10 men out of 100 throughout the tribes of Israel, and 100 out of 1,000, and 1,000 out of 10,000 to
supply food for the people, that when they come to Gibeah of Benjamin, they may punish them for all the disgraceful acts that they have committed in Israel.”
Then the man, the owner of the house, went out to them and said to them, “No, my fellows, please do not act so wickedly; since this man has come into my house,
do not commit this act of folly.
Now the sons of Jacob came in from the field when they heard it; and the men were grieved, and they were very angry because he had done a
disgraceful thing in Israel by lying with Jacob’s daughter, for such a thing ought not to be done.
It shall be that the one who is taken with the things under the ban shall be burned with fire, he and all that belongs to him, because he has transgressed the covenant of the Lord, and because he has committed a disgraceful thing in Israel.’”
2 Samuel 13:12
But she answered him, “No, my brother, do not violate me, for
such a thing is not done in Israel; do not do this disgraceful thing!