The attack on Bozrah (1 Macc 5:28-5:28)

“Then Judas and his army quickly turned back through the wilderness road to Bozrah. He took the town. He killed every male by the edge of the sword. Then he seized all its spoils. He burned it with fire. He left the place at night.”

Judas Maccabeus and his army attacked Bozrah, an ancient Edomite town.   Judas and his army killed every male. Then they took all the things of the people in that town and burned it. Finally, they left at night. This was an easy success.

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