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13 and Asa and his army chased them as far as Gerar. The Cushites were wiped out;[a] they were shattered before the Lord and his army. The men of Judah[b] carried off a huge amount of plunder. 14 They defeated all the towns surrounding Gerar, for the Lord caused them to panic.[c] The men of Judah[d] looted all the towns, for they contained a huge amount of goods.[e] 15 They also attacked the tents of the herdsmen in charge of the livestock.[f] They carried off many sheep and camels and then returned to Jerusalem.

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Chronicles 14:13 tn Heb “and there fell from the Cushites so that there was not to them preservation of life.”
  2. 2 Chronicles 14:13 tn Heb “they”; the referent (the men of Judah) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
  3. 2 Chronicles 14:14 tn Heb “for the terror of the Lord was upon them.”
  4. 2 Chronicles 14:14 tn Heb “they”; the referent (the men of Judah) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
  5. 2 Chronicles 14:14 tn Heb “for great plunder was in them.”
  6. 2 Chronicles 14:15 tn Heb “and also they struck down the tents of the livestock.”

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