Joseph remembered the dreams which he dreamed about them, and said to them, "You are spies! You have come to see the nakedness of the land."
He said to them, "No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land!"
All these were cities fortified with high walls, gates, and bars; besides the unwalled towns a great many.
There was not a man left in Ai or Beth El who didn't go out after Israel. They left the city open, and pursued Israel.
Only don't rebel against Yahweh, neither fear the people of the land; for they are bread for us: their defense is removed from over them, and Yahweh is with us. Don't fear them."
For my eyes are on you, Yahweh, the Lord. In you, I take refuge. Don't leave my soul destitute.
and you shall say, I will go up to the land of unwalled villages; I will go to those who are at rest, who dwell securely, all of them dwelling without walls, and having neither bars nor gates;