1 They sang a song that day, Deborah and Barak son of Abinoam, and the words were:
Exod 15:1 1Sam 2:1 2Chr 20:21 2Chr 20:27 Exod 15:21 Isa 12:1-6 Isa 25:1
2 That the warriors in Israel unbound their hair, that the people came forward with a will, bless Yahweh!
Judg 5:9 2Chr 17:16 Ps 110:3 1Cor 9:17 2Cor 8:12 2Cor 9:7 2Sam 22:47-48
3 Listen, you kings! Give ear, you princes! From me, from me comes a song for Yahweh. I shall glorify Yahweh, God of Israel.
Ezra 7:21 Ps 2:10-12 Ps 49:1-2 Ps 119:46 Ps 138:4-5 1Kgs 18:22 1Kgs 19:10
4 Yahweh, when you set out from Seir, when you marched from the field of Edom, the earth shook, the heavens pelted, the clouds pelted down water.
Deut 33:2 Ps 68:7-8 2Sam 22:8 Hab 3:3-6 Job 9:6 Ps 18:7-15 Ps 77:17
5 The mountains melted before Yahweh of Sinai, before Yahweh, God of Israel.
Exod 19:18 Ps 97:5 Hab 3:10 Heb 12:18 Isa 64:1-3 Nah 1:5 Deut 4:11-12
6 In the days of Shamgar son of Anath, in the days of Jael, there were no more caravans; those who went forth on their travels took their way along by-paths.
Judg 3:31 Isa 33:8 Lam 1:4 Lev 26:22 2Chr 15:5 Judg 4:17-18 Lam 4:18
7 The villages in Israel were no more, they were no more until you arose, O Deborah, until you arose, mother of Israel!
2Sam 20:19 Esth 9:19 Isa 49:23 Judg 4:4-6 Rom 16:13
8 They were choosing new gods when war was at the gates. Was there one shield, one spear to be found among the forty thousand men in Israel?
Deut 32:16-17 Judg 2:12 Judg 2:17 1Sam 13:19-22 Judg 4:3
9 My heart is with the leaders of Israel, with the people who came forward with a will! Bless Yahweh!
Judg 5:2 1Chr 29:9 2Cor 8:3-4 2Cor 8:12 2Cor 8:17 2Cor 9:5
10 You who ride white donkeys and sit on saddle-blankets as you ride, and you who go on foot,
Judg 12:14 Judg 10:4 Isa 28:6 Joel 3:12 Ps 105:2 Ps 107:32 Ps 145:5
11 sing -- to the sound of the shepherds at the watering places! There they extol Yahweh's blessings, his saving acts for his villages in Israel! (Then Yahweh's people marched down to the gates.)
1Sam 12:7 Mic 6:5 Deut 22:24 Exod 2:17-19 Gen 26:20-22 Isa 12:3 Isa 28:6
12 Awake, awake, Deborah! Awake, awake, declaim a song! Take heart, to your feet, Barak, capture your captors, son of Abinoam!
Eph 4:8 Ps 57:8 Ps 68:18 1Cor 15:34 2Tim 2:26 Eph 5:14 Isa 14:2
13 Then Israel marched down to the gates; like champions, Yahweh's people marched down to fight for him!
Dan 7:18-27 Ezek 17:24 Isa 41:15-16 Ps 49:14 Ps 75:7 Rev 2:26-27 Rev 3:9
14 The princes of Ephraim are in the valley. Behind you, Benjamin is in your ranks. Captains have come down from Machir, those who wield the commander's staff, from Zebulun.
Judg 3:13 Judg 3:27 Judg 12:15 Num 32:39-40 Exod 17:8-16 Judg 4:5-6 Judg 4:10
15 The princes of Issachar are with Deborah; Naphtali, with Barak, in the valley follows in hot pursuit. In the clans of Reuben there was much searching of heart.
Judg 4:14 1Chr 12:32 2Cor 11:2 Acts 15:39 Acts 20:13 Judg 4:6 Judg 4:10
16 Why did you stay among the sheepfolds, listening for the whistle, with the flocks? (In the clans of Reuben, there was much searching of heart.)
Num 32:24 Judg 5:15 Lam 3:40-41 Num 32:1-5 Phil 2:21 Phil 3:19 Ps 4:4
17 Gilead stayed on the other side of the Jordan, and why should Dan have stayed aboard ship? Asher remained beside the sea, peacefully living within his ports.
Josh 13:25 Josh 13:31 Josh 19:24-31
18 Zebulun is a people who have braved death, Naphtali too, on the high ground of the country.
Judg 4:10 Judg 4:6 1John 3:16 Acts 20:24 Esth 4:16 Judg 4:14 Rev 12:11
19 The kings came and they fought, how they fought, those kings of Canaan, at Taanach, near the Waters of Megiddo, but no booty of silver did they take!
Judg 1:27 Judg 5:30 1Kgs 4:12 Gen 4:16 Gen 14:22 Josh 10:22-27 Josh 11:1-15
20 The stars fought from heaven, from their orbits they fought against Sisera.
Josh 10:11 1Sam 7:10 Judg 4:15 Ps 77:17-18
21 The torrent of Kishon swept them away, the torrent of old, the torrent of Kishon. -March on, be strong my soul!
Judg 4:7 Ps 44:5 1Kgs 18:40 Gen 49:18 Isa 25:10 Judg 4:13 Mic 7:10
22 The horses' hooves then hammer the ground: galloping, galloping go his steeds.
Isa 5:28 Jer 47:4 Mic 4:13 Ps 20:7 Ps 33:17 Ps 147:10-11
23 'Curse Meroz,' said the Angel of Yahweh, 'curse, curse the people living there for not having come to Yahweh's help, to Yahweh's help as warriors!'
Judg 21:9-10 1Cor 3:9 1Cor 16:22 1Sam 17:47 1Sam 18:17 1Sam 25:28 1Sam 26:19
24 Most blessed of women be Jael (the wife of Heber the Kenite); of tent-dwelling women, may she be most blessed!
Judg 4:17 Gen 14:19 Luke 1:28 Luke 1:42 Prov 31:31
25 He asked for water; she gave him milk; she offered him curds in a lordly dish.
26 She reached her hand out to seize the peg, her right hand to seize the workman's mallet. She hammered Sisera, she crushed his head, she pierced his temple and shattered it.
1Sam 17:49-51 2Sam 20:22 Judg 4:21
27 Between her feet, he crumpled, he fell, he lay; at her feet, he crumpled, he fell. Where he crumpled, there he fell, destroyed.
Jas 2:13 Matt 7:2 Ps 52:7
28 At the window, she leans and watches, Sisera's mother, through the lattice, 'Why is his chariot so long coming? Why so delayed the hoof-beats from his chariot?'
2Kgs 1:2 Jas 5:7 Judg 4:15 Prov 7:6 Song 2:9 Song 8:14
29 The wisest of her ladies answers, and she to herself repeats,
30 'Are they not collecting and sharing out the spoil: a girl, two girls for each warrior; a booty of coloured and embroidered stuff for Sisera, one scarf, two embroidered scarves for me!'
Exod 15:9 2Sam 13:18 Gen 37:3 Job 20:5 Ps 45:14
31 So perish all your enemies, Yahweh! And let those who love you be like the sun when he emerges in all his strength! And the country had peace for forty years.
2Sam 23:4 Ps 19:4-5 Ps 37:6 1Cor 8:3 1Pet 1:8 Dan 12:3 Jas 1:12