Exodus 32:17
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New International Version
When Joshua heard the noise of the people shouting, he said to Moses, "There is the sound of war in the camp."

King James Bible
And when Joshua heard the noise of the people as they shouted, he said unto Moses, There is a noise of war in the camp.

Darby Bible Translation
And Joshua heard the noise of the people as they shouted, and said to Moses, There is a shout of war in the camp.

World English Bible
When Joshua heard the noise of the people as they shouted, he said to Moses, "There is the noise of war in the camp."

Young's Literal Translation
And Joshua heareth the voice of the people in their shouting, and saith unto Moses, 'A noise of battle in the camp!'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Joshua - said - There is a noise of war in the camp - How natural was this thought to the mind of a military man! Hearing a confused noise he supposed that the Israelitish camp had been attacked by some of the neighboring tribes.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Joshua had waited patiently during all the forty days, in the place where Moses had left him--below the summit of the mount, at a distance from the people, and out of the way of temptation. Joshua

Exodus 17:9 And Moses said to Joshua, Choose us out men, and go out, fight with Amalek...

Exodus 24:13 And Moses rose up, and his minister Joshua: and Moses went up into the mount of God.

they shouted

Exodus 32:18 And he said, It is not the voice of them that shout for mastery, neither is it the voice of them that cry for being overcome...

Ezra 3:11-13 And they sang together by course in praising and giving thanks to the LORD; because he is good...

Psalm 47:1 O clap your hands, all you people; shout to God with the voice of triumph.

there is a noise

Joshua 6:5,10,16,20 And it shall come to pass, that when they make a long blast with the ram's horn, and when you hear the sound of the trumpet...

Judges 15:14 And when he came to Lehi, the Philistines shouted against him: and the Spirit of the LORD came mightily on him...

1 Samuel 4:5,6 And when the ark of the covenant of the LORD came into the camp, all Israel shouted with a great shout, so that the earth rang again...

1 Samuel 17:20,52 And David rose up early in the morning, and left the sheep with a keeper, and took, and went, as Jesse had commanded him...

Job 39:25 He said among the trumpets, Ha, ha; and he smells the battle afar off, the thunder of the captains, and the shouting.

Jeremiah 51:14 The LORD of hosts has sworn by himself, saying, Surely I will fill you with men, as with caterpillars...

Amos 1:14 But I will kindle a fire in the wall of Rabbah, and it shall devour the palaces thereof, with shouting in the day of battle...

Amos 2:2 But I will send a fire on Moab, and it shall devour the palaces of Kirioth: and Moab shall die with tumult, with shouting...

Library
The Golden Calf
'And when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down out of the mount, the people gathered themselves together unto Aaron, and said unto him, Up, make us gods, which shall go before us; for as for this Moses, the man that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him. 2. And Aaron said unto them, Break off the golden earrings, which are in the ears of your wives, of your sons, and of your daughters, and bring them unto me. 3. And all the people brake off the golden
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Threefold Repentance
'And the word of the Lord came unto Jonah the second time, saying, 2. Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee. 3. So Jonah arose, and went unto Nineveh, according to the word of the Lord. Now Nineveh was an exceeding great city of three days' journey. 4. And Jonah began to enter into the city a day's journey, and he cried, and said, Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall he overthrown. 5. So the people of Ninoveh believed God, and proclaimed a fast, and
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Ninth Sunday after Trinity Carnal Security and Its vices.
Text: 1 Corinthians 10, 6-13. 6 Now these things were our examples, to the intent we should not lust after evil things, as they also lusted. 7 Neither be ye idolaters, as were some of them; as it is written, The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play. 8 Neither let us commit fornication, as some of them committed, and fell in one day three and twenty thousand. 9 Neither let us make trial of the Lord, as some of them made trial, and perished by the serpents. 10 Neither murmur ye, as
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. III

The Prophet Micah.
PRELIMINARY REMARKS. Micah signifies: "Who is like Jehovah;" and by this name, the prophet is consecrated to the incomparable God, just as Hosea was to the helping God, and Nahum to the comforting God. He prophesied, according to the inscription, under Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah. We are not, however, entitled, on this account, to dissever his prophecies, and to assign particular discourses to the reign of each of these kings. On the contrary, the entire collection forms only one whole. At
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Cross References
Exodus 32:6
So the next day the people rose early and sacrificed burnt offerings and presented fellowship offerings. Afterward they sat down to eat and drink and got up to indulge in revelry.

Exodus 32:16
The tablets were the work of God; the writing was the writing of God, engraved on the tablets.

Exodus 32:18
Moses replied: "It is not the sound of victory, it is not the sound of defeat; it is the sound of singing that I hear."

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