New International Version
Then the five men who had spied out the land of Laish said to their fellow Danites, "Do you know that one of these houses has an ephod, some household gods and an image overlaid with silver? Now you know what to do."
King James Bible
Then answered the five men that went to spy out the country of Laish, and said unto their brethren, Do ye know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and a graven image, and a molten image? now therefore consider what ye have to do.
Darby Bible Translation
Then the five men that had gone to spy out the country of Laish spoke and said to their brethren, Do ye know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and a graven image, and a molten image? And now ye know what to do.
World English Bible
Then the five men who went to spy out the country of Laish answered, and said to their brothers, "Do you know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and an engraved image, and a molten image? Now therefore consider what you have to do."
Young's Literal Translation
And the five men, those going to traverse the land of Laish, answer and say unto their brethren, 'Have ye known that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and graven image, and molten image? and now, know what ye do.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Consider what ye have to do - They probably had formed the design to carry off the priest and his sacred utensils.
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The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
Gideon made the gold into an ephod, which he placed in Ophrah, his town. All Israel prostituted themselves by worshiping it there, and it became a snare to Gideon and his family.
Now this man Micah had a shrine, and he made an ephod and some household gods and installed one of his sons as his priest.
From there they went on to the hill country of Ephraim and came to Micah's house.
So they turned in there and went to the house of the young Levite at Micah's place and greeted him.
1 Samuel 19:13
Then Michal took an idol and laid it on the bed, covering it with a garment and putting some goats' hair at the head.
For the Israelites will live many days without king or prince, without sacrifice or sacred stones, without ephod or household gods.
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