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  • I will bless you abundantly and make your descendants as countless as the stars of the sky and the sands of the seashore; your descendants shall take possession of the gates of their enemies, (Genesis 22, 17)

  • Invoking a blessing on Rebekah, they said: "Sister, may you grow into thousands of myriads; And may your descendants gain possession of the gates of their enemies!" (Genesis 24, 60)

  • to say nothing of the great number of unwalled towns. All the cities were fortified with high walls and gates and bars. (Deuteronomy 3, 5)

  • Write them on the doorposts of your houses and on your gates. (Deuteronomy 6, 9)

  • And write them on the doorposts of your houses and on your gates, (Deuteronomy 11, 20)

  • you shall bring the man (or woman) who has done the evil deed out to your city gates and stone him to death. (Deuteronomy 17, 5)

  • If it agrees to your terms of peace and opens its gates to you, all the people to be found in it shall serve you in forced labor. (Deuteronomy 20, 11)

  • On that occasion Joshua imposed the oath: Cursed before the LORD be the man who attempts to rebuild this city, Jericho. He shall lose his first-born when he lays its foundation, and he shall lose his youngest son when he sets up its gates. (Joshua 6, 26)

  • New gods were their choice; then the war was at their gates. Not a shield could be seen, nor a lance, among forty thousand in Israel! (Judges 5, 8)

  • Then the men of Israel and Judah, with loud shouts, went in pursuit of the Philistines to the approaches of Gath and to the gates of Ekron, and Philistines fell wounded along the road from Shaaraim as far as Gath and Ekron. (1 Samuel 17, 52)

  • When Saul was told that David had entered Keilah, he said: "God has put him in my grip. Now he has shut himself in, for he has entered a city with gates and bars." (1 Samuel 23, 7)

  • Now David was sitting between the two gates, and a lookout mounted to the roof of the gate above the city wall, where he looked about and saw a man running all alone. (2 Samuel 18, 24)


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