Monthly Archives: October 2016

Judges 14

October 31, 2016 Judges 14 Judges 14 move quickly fromĀ  the birth of a baby at the close of chapter 13 to a wedding and then to a separation. There are two key verses to guide interpretation of the strange … Continue reading

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Judges 13

October 28, 2016 Judges 13 The usual pattern of Israel’s disobedience surfaces once again to begin the 13th chapter. The Philistines are ruling over the Israelis and Manoah has a barren wife. When the story line within Scripture begins to … Continue reading

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Judges 12

October 27, 2016 Judges 12 Strife within the same camp is never pretty or pleasing. Infighting among family is as old and tragic as is the history of man. What was seen first between Cain and Abel surfaced again in … Continue reading

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Judges 11

October 26, 2016 Judges 11 An Unlikely Hero andĀ  a Foolish Vow Judges 11 proposes several interpretation issues that must be weighed carefully by the student of the Bible. One must remember the Bible is brutally honest about it characters … Continue reading

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Judges 10

October 25, 2016 Judges 10 The emphasis on leadership in the book of Judges is astounding. It seems as though all that was required for the Israelites to serve the Lord was a leader who would show them the way. … Continue reading

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Judges 9

October 24, 2016 Judges 9 Reading the headlines today and reading Judges 9 sound much the same. There is war in Iraq and Syria. Kinfolks are killing kinfolks and using all kinds of evil to accomplish the task. While modern … Continue reading

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Judges 8

October 21, 2016 Judges 8 It seems as though Israel was always one generation away from turning their backs on the Lord. And so it was with Gideon and his sons. Chapter 8 chronicles some of Gideon’s greatest moments of … Continue reading

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