New Living Translation
"As you approach a town to attack it, you must first offer its people terms for peace.
King James Bible
When thou comest nigh unto a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it.
Darby Bible Translation
When thou approachest unto a city to fight against it, thou shalt proclaim peace unto it.
World English Bible
When you draw near to a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace to it.
Young's Literal Translation
'When thou drawest near unto a city to fight against it, then thou hast called unto it for Peace,
Deuteronomy 20:10 Parallel
CommentaryDeuteronomy 20:10 Parallel Commentaries
When the officers have finished speaking to their troops, they will appoint the unit commanders.
If they accept your terms and open the gates to you, then all the people inside will serve you in forced labor.
The Israelite assembly sent a peace delegation to the remaining people of Benjamin who were living at the rock of Rimmon.
2 Samuel 20:19
I am one who is peace loving and faithful in Israel. But you are destroying an important town in Israel. Why do you want to devour what belongs to the LORD?"
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