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smote it with the edge of the sword.
JOS 8:25 And so it was, that all that fell that day, both of men and
women, were twelve thousand, even all the men of Ai.
JOS 8:26 For Joshua drew not his hand back, wherewith he stretched out
the spear, until he had utterly destroyed all the inhabitants of Ai.
JOS 8:27 Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for a
prey unto themselves, according unto the word of the LORD which he
JOS 8:28 And Joshua burnt Ai, and made it an heap for ever, even a
desolation unto this day.
JOS 8:29 And the king of Ai he hanged on a tree until eventide: and as
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