New Living Translation
For he fought for you and risked his life when he rescued you from the Midianites.
King James Bible
(For my father fought for you, and adventured his life far, and delivered you out of the hand of Midian:
Darby Bible Translation
for my father fought for you, and risked his life, and rescued you from the hand of Mid'ian;
World English Bible
(for my father fought for you, and risked his life, and delivered you out of the hand of Midian:
Young's Literal Translation
because my father hath fought for you, and doth cast away his life from him, and deliver you from the hand of Midian;
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Jotham continued, "Now make sure you have acted honorably and in good faith by making Abimelech your king, and that you have done right by Gideon and all of his descendants. Have you treated him with the honor he deserves for all he accomplished?
But today you have revolted against my father and his descendants, killing his seventy sons on one stone. And you have chosen his slave woman's son, Abimelech, to be your king just because he is your relative.
1 Samuel 19:5
Have you forgotten about the time he risked his life to kill the Philistine giant and how the LORD brought a great victory to all Israel as a result? You were certainly happy about it then. Why should you murder an innocent man like David? There is no reason for it at all!"
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