Treasury of Scripture
And the children of Benjamin did so, and took them wives, according to their number, of them that danced, whom they caught: and they went and returned to their inheritance, and repaired the cities, and dwelled in them.
and they went It appears that the Benjamites acted in the most honourable way to the women they had thus violently carried off, and we may rest assured, that they took them to an inheritance more than equal to their own. But this transaction, as well as the indiscriminate massacre of the people of Jabesh-gilead, as Dr. Gray observes, was certainly stamped with injustice and cruelty; and must be condemned on those principles which the Scriptures elsewhere furnish.
Judges 20:48 And the men of Israel turned again on the children of Benjamin, and smote them with the edge of the sword, as well the men of every city...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd the children of Benjamin did so, and took [them] wives, according to their number, of them that danced, whom they caught: and they went and returned unto their inheritance, and repaired the cities, and dwelt in them.
Topical BibleBenjamin Benjaminites Build Building Built Carried Caught Cities Dance Danced Dancers Dancing Dwell Dwelt Force Girls Got Heritage Inheritance Rebuilt Repaired Returned Settled Sons Taking Themselves Towns Turn Violently Wife Wives Women
Judges Chapter 21 Verse 23
Alphabetical: according and away be Benjamin Benjamites carried caught cities danced dancing did each from girls her his in inheritance is lived man number of off one rebuilt returned settled So sons that the their them Then they those to took towns went were what While who whom wife wives
OT History: Judges 21:23 The children of Benjamin did so (Jd Judg. Jdg)