New Living Translation
but I would not listen to him. Instead, I made Balaam bless you, and so I rescued you from Balak.
King James Bible
But I would not hearken unto Balaam; therefore he blessed you still: so I delivered you out of his hand.
Darby Bible Translation
but I would not hearken unto Balaam, and he blessed you expressly, and I delivered you out of his hand.
World English Bible
but I would not listen to Balaam; therefore he blessed you still. So I delivered you out of his hand.
Young's Literal Translation
and I have not been willing to hearken to Balaam, and he doth greatly bless you, and I deliver you out of his hand.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
24:10 Unto Balaam - Who hereby appears to have desired of God leave to curse Israel; and therefore it is not strange, that God who permitted him simply to go, was highly angry with him for going with so wicked an intent, Numb 22:20,22,32. Delivered you - That is, from Balak's malicious design against you.
LibrarySovereignty and Human Responsibility
"So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God" (Rom. 14:12). In our last chapter we considered at some length the much debated and difficult question of the human will. We have shown that the will of the natural man is neither Sovereign nor free but, instead, a servant and slave. We have argued that a right conception of the sinner's will-its servitude-is essential to a just estimate of his depravity and ruin. The utter corruption and degradation of human nature is something which …
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The First Commandment
But the LORD your God refused to listen to Balaam. He turned the intended curse into a blessing because the LORD your God loves you.
"When you crossed the Jordan River and came to Jericho, the men of Jericho fought against you, as did the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Girgashites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites. But I gave you victory over them.
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