Meroz (Mee´roz)

A town cursed in the Song of Deborah (Judg 5:23) for failing to join the Israelites’ fight against Sisera. Of uncertain identity, it was most likely somewhere in the Plain of Esdraelon or in the adjacent hills near the battle site.

Judg 5:23

23“Curse Meroz, says the angel of the Lord,
curse bitterly its inhabitants,
because they did not come to the help of the Lord,
to the help of the Lord against t ... View more

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