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Judges 8:9

    Judges 8:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So he said to the men of Penuel, When I come back in peace, I will have this tower broken down.

    Webster's Revision

    And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

    World English Bible

    He spoke also to the men of Penuel, saying, "When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he spake also unto the men of Penuel, saying, When I come again in peace, I will break down this tower.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 8:9

    I will break down this tower - Probably they had not only denied him, but insultingly pointed to a tower in which their chief defense lay; and intimated to him that he might do his worst, for they could amply defend themselves.

    Wesley's Notes on Judges 8:9

    8:9 Your tower - Your confidence in which makes you thus proud and presumptuous.