And the sons of Israel did evil in the sight of the LORD, and the LORD delivered them into the hands of Midian for seven years.
And she bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah.
I saw the tents of Cushan as nothing, and the curtains of the land of Midian trembled.
But if ye will not hearken unto me and will not do all these my commandments;
And the name of the Midianite woman that was slain was Cozbi, the daughter of Zur, prince of peoples, of the house of the father, in Midian.
And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying,
And it shall come to pass if thou wilt not hearken unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to keep, to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command thee today, that all these curses shall come upon thee and overtake thee.
And the sons of Israel did evil in the sight of the LORD and served the Baalim.
And they forsook the LORD and served Baal and Ashtaroth.
But when the judge was dead, then they would return, and corrupt themselves more than their fathers in following other gods to serve them and to bow down unto them; they did not diminish from their own doings nor from their stubborn way.
Nevertheless, they were contentious and rebelled against thee and cast thy law behind their backs and slew thy prophets who testified against them to turn them to thee, and they wrought great abominations.
They did not destroy the nations, concerning whom the LORD commanded them: