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Illustration from the Roda Bible, c.1050-1100AD
Biblia Sancti Petri Rodensis. Ms Latin 6 (3) folio 134r
Fighting around Bethulia
A large image of 'Fighting around Bethulia' in Biblia Sancti Petri Rodensis (Roda Bible). BnF Ms Latin 6 (3) folio 134r. Spain, c.1050-1100AD.
5 “As for you, Achior, you Ammonite mercenary, you have said these words in a moment of perversity; you shall not see my face again from this day until I take revenge on this race that came out of Egypt. 6 Then at my return the sword of my army and the spear of my servants shall pierce your sides, and you shall fall among their wounded. 7 Now my slaves are going to take you back into the hill country and put you in one of the towns beside the passes. 8 You will not die until you perish along with them. 9 If you really hope in your heart that they will not be taken, then do not look downcast! I have spoken, and none of my words shall fail to come true.”
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