Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Judges 5:8 in English Standard Version "When new gods were chosen, then war was in the gates. Was shield or spear to be seen among forty thousand in Israel?" De 32:16 They stirred him to jealousy with strange gods; with abominations they provoked him to anger. Jud 2:12 And they abandoned the Lord, the God of their fathers, who had brought them out of the land of Egypt. They went after other gods, from among the gods of the peoples who were around them, and bowed down to them. And they provoked the Lord to anger. Jud 2:17 Yet they did not listen to their judges, for they whored after other gods and bowed down to them. They soon turned aside from the way in which their fathers had walked, who had obeyed the commandments of the Lord, and they did not do so. 1Sa 13:19 Now there was no blacksmith to be found throughout all the land of Israel, for the Philistines said, “Lest the Hebrews make themselves swords or spears.” 1Sa 13:22 So on the day of the battle there was neither sword nor spear found in the hand of any of the people with Saul and Jonathan, but Saul and Jonathan his son had them.