2 Chronicles 13 ©
Abijah maketh war against Jeroboam: he declareth the right of his cause: trusting in God he overcometh Jeroboam. The wives and children of Abijah.
And there are gathered unto him kvain men, the children of Belial, and have strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon, when Rehoboam was lyoung and tenderhearted, and mcould not withstand them.
Have pye not cast out the priests of the LORD, the sons of Aaron, and the Levites, and have qmade you priests after the *manner of the nations of other lands? so that whosoever cometh 3to consecrate himself with a young bullock and seven rams, the same may be a priest of them that are no gods.
And tthey burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the ushewbread also set they in order upon the pure table; and vthe candlestick of gold with the lamps thereof, wto burn every evening: for we xkeep the charge of the LORD our God; but ye have forsaken him.
And, behold, God himself is with us yfor our captain, and his priests with zsounding trumpets to cry alarm against you. O children of Israel, afight ye not against the LORD God of your fathers; for ye shall not prosper.
Then the men of Judah gave a shout: and as the men of Judah shouted, it came to pass, that God dsmote Jeroboam and all Israel before Abijah and Judah.
And the children of Israel fled before Judah: and God delivered them into their hand.