This chapter relates the rise of idolatry in Israel after the death of Joshua, which began in Mount Ephraim, occasioned by a sum of money stolen by a man from his mother, which being restored, part was converted to an idolatrous use; two images were made of it, #Jud 17:1-5.
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The idolatry took place and continued, and afterwards spread, #Jud 17:6.
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This idolater not only made one of his sons a priest, but took a Levite for another, whom he hired by the year to serve him, #Jud 17:7-13.
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