Judith 14

    Judith's Counsel

  1. "Then Judith said to them, ""Listen to me, my brethren, and take this head and hang it upon the parapet of your wall. "
  2. "And as soon as morning comes and the sun rises, let every valiant man take his weapons and go out of the city, and set a captain over them, as if you were going down to the plain against the Assyrian outpost; only do not go down. "
  3. "Then they will seize their arms and go into the camp and rouse the officers of the Assyrian army; and they will rush into the tent of Holofer'nes, and will not find him. Then fear will come over them, and they will flee before you, "
  4. Holofernes' Death Is Discovered