1; Gideon pacifies the Ephraimites.
4; Succoth and Penuel refuse to deliver Gideon's army.
10; Zebah and Zalmunna are taken.
13; Succoth and Penuel are destroyed.
17; Gideon revenges his brethren's death on Zebah and Zalmunna.
22; He refuses government.
24; His ephod the cause of idolatry.
28; Midian subdued.
29; Gideon's children, and death.
33; The Israelites' idolatry and ingratitude.
* the men.
12:1-6 2Sa 19:41 Job 5:2 Ec 4:4 Jas 4:5,6
* Why, etc. Heb. What thing is this thou hast done unto us?
sharply. Heb. strongly.