1And the black fifth waters you saw coming down as rain are what the Amorites did, their spells and incantations, the evils of their mysteries, and the contaminating effect 1 Lit. ‘and the mingling’. of their pollutions. 2For even Israel was then polluted and went astray in the days of the judges, 2 Text ‘judgement’. although they witnessed many signs given them by their creator.