Deuteronomy 20:12
Parallel Verses
King James Version
And if it will make no peace with thee, but will make war against thee, then thou shalt besiege it:

Darby Bible Translation
And if it will not make peace with thee, but will make war with thee, then thou shalt besiege it;

World English Bible
If it will make no peace with you, but will make war against you, then you shall besiege it:

Young's Literal Translation
'And if it doth not make peace with thee, and hath made with thee war, then thou hast laid siege against it,

Deuteronomy 20:12 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

And if it will make no peace with thee, but will make war against thee, then thou shalt besiege it:Deuteronomy 20:12 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Appeal to the Christian Women of the South
BY A.E. GRIMKE. "Then Mordecai commanded to answer Esther, Think not within thyself that thou shalt escape in the king's house more than all the Jews. For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place: but thou and thy father's house shall be destroyed: and who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this. And Esther bade them return Mordecai this answer:--and so will I go in unto the king,
Angelina Emily Grimke—An Appeal to the Christian Women of the South

Deuteronomy
Owing to the comparatively loose nature of the connection between consecutive passages in the legislative section, it is difficult to present an adequate summary of the book of Deuteronomy. In the first section, i.-iv. 40, Moses, after reviewing the recent history of the people, and showing how it reveals Jehovah's love for Israel, earnestly urges upon them the duty of keeping His laws, reminding them of His spirituality and absoluteness. Then follows the appointment, iv. 41-43--here irrelevant (cf.
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Deuteronomy 20:11
And it shall be, if it make thee answer of peace, and open unto thee, then it shall be, that all the people that is found therein shall be tributaries unto thee, and they shall serve thee.

Deuteronomy 20:13
And when the LORD thy God hath delivered it into thine hands, thou shalt smite every male thereof with the edge of the sword:

Jump to Previous
Battle Besiege City Engage However Lay Makes Peace Refuse Shut Sides Siege War
Jump to Next
Battle Besiege City Engage However Lay Makes Peace Refuse Shut Sides Siege War
Links
Deuteronomy 20:12 NIV
Deuteronomy 20:12 NLT
Deuteronomy 20:12 ESV
Deuteronomy 20:12 NASB
Deuteronomy 20:12 KJV

Deuteronomy 20:12 Bible Apps
Deuteronomy 20:12 Biblia Paralela
Deuteronomy 20:12 Chinese Bible
Deuteronomy 20:12 French Bible
Deuteronomy 20:12 German Bible

Deuteronomy 20:12 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Deuteronomy 20:11
Top of Page
Top of Page