So the children of Israel did e evil in the sight of the LORD. They f forgot the LORD their God, and served the Baals and Asherahs.
Therefore the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and He g sold them into the hand of h CushanRishatha'im king of Mesopotamia; and the children of Israel served CushanRishatha'im eight years.
When the children of Israel i cried out to the LORD, the LORD j raised up a deliverer for the children of Israel, who delivered them: k Othniel the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother.
l The Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel. He went out to war, and the LORD delivered CushanRishatha'im king of Mesopotamia into his hand; and his hand prevailed over CushanRishatha'im.
So the land had rest for forty years. Then Othniel the son of Kenaz died.
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Then the children of Israel did evil in the sight of the LORD, and served the Baals.
Of the Rock who begot you, you are unmindful, And have forgotten the God who fathered you.
How could one chase a thousand, And two put ten thousand to flight, Unless their Rock had sold them, And the LORD had surrendered them?
And the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel. So He delivered them into the hands of plunderers who despoiled them; and He sold them into the hands of their enemies all around, so that they could no longer stand before their enemies.
I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction; The curtains of the land of Midian trembled.
But when the children of Israel cried out to the LORD, the LORD raised up a deliverer for them: Ehud the son of Gera, the Benjamite, a left-handed man. By him the children of Israel sent tribute to Eglon king of Moab.
Nevertheless, the LORD raised up judges who delivered them out of the hand of those who plundered them.
And Othniel the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, took it; so he gave him his daughter Achsah as wife.
And the LORD said to Moses: "Take Joshua the son of Nun with you, a man in whom is the Spirit, and lay your hand on him.
1 Samuel 11:6
Then the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard this news, and his anger was greatly aroused.
2 Chronicles 15:1
Now the Spirit of God came upon Azariah the son of Oded.