Judges 9:1-2

Abimelech’s Conspiracy

1Now Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal went to Shechem to ahis mother’s relatives and said to them and to the whole clan of his mother’s family, 2Say in the ears of all the leaders of Shechem, ‘Which is better for you, that all bseventy of the sons of Jerubbaal rule over you, or that one rule over you?’ Remember also that cI am dyour bone and your flesh.”

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