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36 Bible Verses about Extermination

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Numbers 31:7

They fought with Midian, as the Lord commanded Moses, and slew every male,

Deuteronomy 7:2

And when the Lord your God gives them over to you and you smite them, then you must utterly destroy them. You shall make no covenant with them, or show mercy to them.

Deuteronomy 13:15

You shall surely smite the inhabitants of that city with the edge of the sword, destroying it utterly and all who are in it and its beasts with the edge of the sword.

Deuteronomy 20:17

But you shall utterly exterminate them, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, as the Lord your God has commanded you,

1 Samuel 15:3

Now go and smite Amalek and utterly destroy all they have; do not spare them, but kill both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and donkey.

1 Samuel 15:18

And the Lord sent you on a mission and said, Go, utterly destroy the sinners, the Amalekites; and fight against them until they are consumed.

Isaiah 13:9

Behold, the day of the Lord is coming! -- "fierce, with wrath and raging anger -- "to make the land and the [whole] earth a desolation and to destroy out of it its sinners.

Isaiah 30:7

For Egypt's help is worthless and toward no purpose. Therefore I have called her Rahab Who Sits Still.

Daniel 11:44

But rumors from the east and from the north shall alarm and hasten him. And he shall go forth with great fury to destroy and utterly to sweep away many.

1 Samuel 15:8

And he took Agag king of the Amalekites alive, though he utterly destroyed all the rest of the people with the sword.

1 Samuel 15:20

Saul said to Samuel, Yes, I have obeyed the voice of the Lord and have gone the way which the Lord sent me, and have brought Agag king of Amalek and have utterly destroyed the Amalekites.

1 Chronicles 4:43

They destroyed the remnant of the Amalekites who had escaped, and they have dwelt there to this day.

Habakkuk 2:10

You have devised shame to your house by cutting off and putting an end to many peoples, and you have sinned against and forfeited your own life.

Genesis 34:25

But on the third day [after the circumcision] when [all the men] were sore, two of the sons of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's [full] brothers, took their swords, boldly entered the city [without danger], and slew all the males.

1 Kings 11:15

For when David was in Edom, and Joab the commander of Israel's army went up to bury the slain, he slew every male in Edom.

1 Kings 11:16

For Joab and all Israel remained there for six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom.

Deuteronomy 2:34

At the same time we took all his cities and utterly destroyed every city -- "men, women, and children. We left none to remain.

Numbers 21:35

So the Israelites slew Og and his sons and all his people until there was not one left alive, And they possessed his land.

Deuteronomy 3:3-6

So the Lord our God also gave into our hands Og king of Bashan and all his people, and we smote him until not one was left to him. And we took all his cities at that time; there was not a city which we did not take from them, sixty cities, the whole region of Argob, the kingdom of Og in Bashan. All these cities were fortified with high and haughty walls, gates, and bars, besides a great many unwalled villages.read more.
And we utterly destroyed them, as we did to Sihon king of Heshbon, utterly destroying every city -- "men, women, and children.

Joshua 10:40

So Joshua smote all the land, the hill country, the South, the lowland, and the slopes, and all their kings. He left none remaining, but utterly destroyed all that breathed, as the Lord, the God of Israel, commanded.

Joshua 11:12

And Joshua took all the cities of those kings and all the kings and smote them with the sword, utterly destroying them, as Moses the servant of the Lord commanded.

Joshua 11:14

And all the spoil of these cities and the livestock the Israelites took for their booty; but every man they smote with the sword until they had destroyed them, and they left none who breathed.

Joshua 10:20

When Joshua and the Israelites had ended slaying them until they were wiped out and the remnant remaining of them had entered into fortified cities,

Joshua 11:8

And the Lord gave them into the hand of Israel, who smote them and chased them [toward] populous Sidon and Misrephoth-maim, and eastward as far as the Valley of Mizpah; they smote them until none remained.

1 Samuel 27:9

And David smote the land and left neither man nor woman alive, and took away the sheep, oxen, donkeys, camels, and the apparel, and returned to Achish.

1 Samuel 27:11

And David saved neither man nor woman alive to bring tidings to Gath, thinking, Lest they should say about us, So did David, and so will he do as long as he dwells in the Philistines' country.

1 Chronicles 4:41

And these registered by name came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah and destroyed their tents and the Meunim [foreigners] who were found there and exterminated them to this day, and they settled in their stead, because there was pasture for their flocks.

Joshua 6:21

Then they utterly destroyed all that was in the city, both man and woman, young and old, ox, sheep, and donkey, with the edge of the sword.

Joshua 10:28

Joshua took Makkedah that day and smote it and its king with the sword and utterly destroyed everyone in it. He left none remaining. And he did to the king of Makkedah as he had done to the king of Jericho.

Joshua 10:30

And the Lord gave it also and its king into Israel's hands, and Joshua smote it with the sword, and all the people in it. He left none remaining in it. And he did to its king as he had done to the king of Jericho.

Joshua 10:32

And the Lord delivered Lachish into the hands of Israel, and Joshua took it on the second day and smote it with the sword, and all the people in it, as he had done to Libnah.

Joshua 10:33

Then Horam king of Gezer came up to help Lachish, and Joshua smote him and his people -- "until he had left none remaining.

Joshua 10:35

And they took it that day and smote it with the sword and utterly destroyed all who were in it that day, as he had done to Lachish.

Joshua 10:37

And took it and smote it with the sword, and its king and all its towns and everyone in it. He left none remaining, as he had done to Eglon, and utterly destroyed it and all its people.

Joshua 10:39

And he took it, with its king and all its towns, and they smote them with the sword and utterly destroyed everyone in it. He left none remaining. As he had done to Hebron and to Libnah and its king, so he did to Debir and its king.

Joshua 11:11

They smote all the people in it with the sword, utterly destroying them; none were left alive, and he burned Hazor with fire.

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Deuteronomy 7:2

And when the Lord your God gives them over to you and you smite them, then you must utterly destroy them. You shall make no covenant with them, or show mercy to them.

Numbers 31:7

They fought with Midian, as the Lord commanded Moses, and slew every male,

Deuteronomy 13:15

You shall surely smite the inhabitants of that city with the edge of the sword, destroying it utterly and all who are in it and its beasts with the edge of the sword.

Deuteronomy 20:17

But you shall utterly exterminate them, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, as the Lord your God has commanded you,

1 Samuel 15:3

Now go and smite Amalek and utterly destroy all they have; do not spare them, but kill both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and donkey.