Treasury of Scripture
And he sent messengers to Abimelech privately, saying, Behold, Gaal the son of Ebed and his brothers be come to Shechem; and, behold, they fortify the city against you.
privily. Heb. craftily, or to Tormah. they fortify. Under pretence of repairing the walls and towers, they were actually putting the place in a state of defence, intending to seize on the government as soon as they found Abimelech coming against them.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd he sent messengers unto Abimelech privily, saying, Behold, Gaal the son of Ebed and his brethren be come to Shechem; and, behold, they fortify the city against thee.
Topical BibleAbimelech Abim'elech Arumah Aru'mah Behold Brethren Brothers Constrain Craftily Deceitfully Ebed Fortify Fortifying Gaal Ga'al Incite Kinsmen Messengers Privately Privily Relatives Saying Shechem Stirring Tormah Town Working
Judges Chapter 9 Verse 31
Alphabetical: Abimelech against and are Behold brothers city come cover deceitfully Ebed Gaal have he his messengers of relatives saying sent Shechem son stirring the they to Under up you
OT History: Judges 9:31 He sent messengers to Abimelech craftily saying (Jd Judg. Jdg)