When he had said this, and had set his army in order, be brought
it against the city: so they went round the city again, the ark going before
them, and the priests encouraging the people to be zealous in the work;
and when they had gone round it seven times, and had stood still a little,
the wall fell down, while no instruments of war, nor any other force, was
applied to it by the Hebrews.
Flavius Josephus. The Works of Flavius Josephus. Translated by. William Whiston, A.M. Auburn and Buffalo. John E. Beardsley. 1895.
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