And the men said to her, “We will be guiltless from this oath of yours that you have made us swear…. Bible see other translations

“that you have made us swear….” This is an anacoluthon, an unfinished sentence. The spies do not spell out what has to happen such that they will be guiltless until the next sentence.

[See figure of speech “anacoluthon.”]

Commentary for: Joshua 2:17