Treasury of Scripture
And there was not a man left in Ai or Bethel, that went not out after Israel: and they left the city open, and pursued after Israel.
Joshua 8:3,24,25 So Joshua arose, and all the people of war, to go up against Ai: and Joshua chose out thirty thousand mighty men of valor...
Joshua 11:20 For it was of the LORD to harden their hearts, that they should come against Israel in battle, that he might destroy them utterly...
Deuteronomy 2:30 But Sihon king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him: for the LORD your God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate...
Job 5:13 He takes the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the fraudulent is carried headlong.
Isaiah 19:11-13 Surely the princes of Zoan are fools, the counsel of the wise counsellors of Pharaoh is become brutish: how say you to Pharaoh...
Bethel Bethel is not mentioned in the Greek version, and some, with Houbigant and Pilkington, think it was not originally in the Hebrew; because, had the men of Bethel pursued, as well as those of Ai, it would have been said that they left the cities, and not the city open. The principal strength of Bethel might have been previously taken into Ai, as the strongest place to make a stand in; Bethel being but about three miles westward from Ai.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd there was not a man left in Ai or Bethel, that went not out after Israel: and they left the city open, and pursued after Israel.
Topical BibleAi Beth Bethel Beth-el Didn't El Leave Open Pursue Pursued Pursuit Town Unguarded Unwatched
Joshua Chapter 8 Verse 17
Alphabetical: a after Ai and Bethel city did go gone had in Israel left man Not of open or out pursued pursuit remained So the They unguarded was went who
OT History: Joshua 8:17 There was not a man left (Josh. Jos)